Privacy Policy

1. Your privacy. Akin Gump (as defined in the Conditions of Use of Akin Gump Website) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

2. Our policy. This policy (together with the Conditions of Use of Akin Gump Website, available here) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting http://www.akingump.com, by using any of our services and by providing us with any personal information, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy. Reference in this policy to your “personal data” means any information that identifies, or could reasonably be used to identify, you. Please do not send us any personal information if you do not want your personal information to be used in this way.

3. Information we may collect from you. We may collect and process data about you, including information you give us by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise and information you provide when you subscribe to a feed or to use any of our services, as well as information we may automatically collect including details about your visits to this website including traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data.

4. “Cookies”. This website uses “cookies” to facilitate the site user’s use of the site. For detailed information on the cookies used and the purposes for which they are used please see the Use of “cookies” section in the Conditions of Use (click here).

5. How we use the information. We use your personal data to provide you with our services, to deal with your enquiries and requests, to administer and improve this website, to market our services, for the purposes of recruitment and for other legitimate business purposes.

6. Non-disclosure of your information. We will not disclose your personal data outside Akin Gump, except to service providers acting on our behalf or in other very limited circumstances, for example, with your agreement or where we are under a legal obligation to do so.

7. Transfer of your personal data outside the EEA. Akin Gump operates both inside and outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, stored and processed at a destination outside the EEA, including countries whose laws provide various levels of protection for personal data, not always equivalent to the level of protection that may be provided in your own country. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

8. If you do not want to receive information from us. If you receive marketing materials from us, you may withdraw your consent for us to send these to you at any time and free of charge as set out in the material sent to you or by sending an e-mail to unsubscribe@akingump.com.

9. Your rights. If certain data protection legislation is applicable in your case, you have the right to request details about the information we hold about you and to have any such information rectified or deleted on legitimate grounds. For more information please send an email to itnotifications@akingump.com.

10. Changes to our privacy policy. Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this website.

11. Contact. If you have any questions or queries about this policy please contact us at contacts@akingump.com.