Privacy & Cookies

Privacy

This statement sets out 3 Hare Court’s Privacy Policy regarding the use and protection of any information that you give when you access this website.  We are committed to protecting your privacy and any information you provide when using this website will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy.  This Policy is effective from [May 2014] and may be updated from time to time.

Collection of information

We may collect personal information such as your name, job title and contact information including postal address, telephone number and email address as well as details such as preferences, interests.  Such information is requested in order that you might receive or use services on our website such as newsletters, articles, invites to seminars and emailing an enquiry through the site. Other information might be gathered in relation to recruitment, pupillage and mini-pupillage.

Use of information

By entering your details in the fields requested, you enable us to provide you with the services you select.  Where you give your consent, we may make use of the information to contact you via email or postal mail (e.g. to send invitation to events, brochures, etc.). We will treat the personal information that is provided in accordance with this Policy. Furthermore when using your personal information we will act in accordance with current legislation and aim to meet current Internet best practice.

Control of your personal information

We will ask for your consent before using information for a purpose other than those that are set out in this Policy. Should you wish to have your information removed from any of our mailing lists or believe the information we have is incorrect, please contact the person named at the end of this Policy. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, or if you have any queries about this Privacy Policy, please contact James Donovan our Senior Clerk on 020 7415 7800 or email jdonovan@3harecourt.com

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure.  In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure any information we may collect online.

External Links

This site contains links to other web sites and 3 Hare Court is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.

Cookies

What are browser cookies?

Also known as browser cookies or tracking cookies, cookies are small, often encrypted text files, located in browser directories. They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently and perform certain functions, including use of Google Analytics. Due to their core role of enhancing/enabling usability or site processes, disabling cookies may prevent users from using certain websites.

Cookies are created when a user's browser loads a particular website. The website sends information to the browser which then creates a text file. Every time the user goes back to the same website, the browser retrieves and sends this file to the website's server. Computer Cookies are created not just by the website the user is browsing but also by other websites that run ads, widgets, or other elements on the page being loaded. These cookies regulate how the ads appear or how the widgets and other elements function on the page.

They are used to improve your online experience by almost every website. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, detailed guidance can be found by visiting www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

We use Google Analytics cookies to understand how our website is being used in order to improve the user experience. All information is collected in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they have visited. More information on how to reject or delete these cookies can be found at: www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy.

If you are not happy with the cookies that we use, you should either not use this website, or you should delete cookies after having visited the site. Alternatively, you could browse this website using your browser's anonymous usage setting (called "Incognito" in Chrome, "InPrivate" for Internet Explorer, "Private Browsing" in Firefox and Safari etc). Thank you

We aim to keep cookies to a minimum, and use the following cookies: analytics.js, used to allow us to tracks statistics in Google Analytics.

This cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. More information on how to reject or delete these cookies can be found at: www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy.