Linklaters is an international law firm. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to our websites. Please read the following policy to understand how your information will be treated. This policy may vary from time to time so please check it regularly. Any significant changes to this policy will be clearly indicated on our home page.

The information we collect
You are not required to provide any personal information on this blog. However, you may choose to do so by completing the subscription form to receive updates.

How we use this information
We will only use the information you provide to us in order to i) process your blog subscription; ii) send you marketing communications which we believe will be of interest to you, including invites to events; and, iii) based on your blog subscription, we may contact you to offer our services.

We hold your information on a central internal database. If you do not wish to receive marketing information as described above, you can at any time request that such communication ceases by emailing us at marketing.database@linklaters.com.

Please note that in order to process your application form we may on occasion be required to share your information with Linklaters offices and branches and our associated firms around the world and any third parties who provide services on our behalf. However, we have taken steps to ensure that all such entities protect your data adequately. In relation to any other third parties we will only disclose your information where you have given your consent or where we are required to do so by law, or where it is necessary for the purpose of, or in connection with legal proceedings or in order to exercise or defend legal rights. For further information about our offices click here.

Cookies
We use cookies on our website. For further details, see our cookie policy.

IP addresses
When you visit our website our server will record your IP address together with the date, time and duration of your visit. An IP address is an assigned number, similar to a telephone number, which allows your computer to communicate over the Internet. It enables us to identify which organisations have visited this website. We use this information to compile statistical data on the use of our website to track how users navigate through our site in order to enable us to evaluate and improve our site.

Security
We use up-to-date data storage and security techniques to protect your personal information from unauthorised access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorised modification or unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our employees and any third parties we engage to process your personal information are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your information.

Your rights
You have the right to apply for a copy of the information we hold about you (for which we may charge a small administration fee) and to have any inaccurate information about you corrected.

Contact information
If you have any questions in relation to this policy please contact us at:

Address: Attn: Head of Law and Compliance, Linklaters, One Silk Street, London EC2Y 8HQ
Telephone: (44-20) 7456 2000
Fax: (44-20) 7456 2222
Email: data.protection@linklaters.com

Attn: Head of Law and Compliance, Singapore, Linklaters Singapore Pte Ltd, One George Street, Singapore 049145
Email: data.protection@linklaters.com

If you currently receive marketing information from us which you would prefer not to receive in the future please email us at marketing.database@linklaters.com.

All email messages sent to and from Linklaters may be monitored to ensure compliance with internal policies and to protect our business.

Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies. Further information on these cookies is set out below.

What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Types of cookies used on this site
Strictly necessary cookies - Some of the cookies on our website are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. This includes accessing secure areas of the website such as our alumni site, Extranet, Linklaters Online Services and Dispute Toolkit products.

Performance cookies - Some of the cookies on our website collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.

Functionality cookies - These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. For example, we use cookies on the online seminar registration and online publication order forms so that if you wish to complete another form on this website you do not have to re-enter all your details. You have the option on these forms for your details to be saved when you close your internet browser so that you do not have to enter them again to register for another seminar or publication in the future.

Third party cookies - Our website also allows third parties to download cookies to your device. For example, cookies from sharethis.com are used to allow you to send a page from our website to your social media account such as Facebook or Twitter. Cookies from Google and YouTube are also used. The YouTube cookie is set on pages that contain YouTube videos. These third party cookies are not under our control. For further information about their use see sharethis.com, www.google.com and www.youtube.com.

By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

Contact information
If you have any questions in relation to this policy please contact us at:

Address: Attn: Head of Law + Compliance
Linklaters
One Silk Street
London
EC2Y 8HQ

Telephone: (44-20) 7456 2000
Fax: (44-20) 7456 2222
Email: data.protection@linklaters.com