The Information we collect
The information collected may include:
- your name and position;
- your address (post and/or e-mail);
- your gender and occupation;
- your interests; and
- other information relevant to client surveys and/or service offers.
How we use your information
The information collected via this Site and your use of the services may be processed so that Pitmans may:
- send you information which it thinks maybe of interest to you;
- provide information relating to you;
- provide our contracted service providers, such as our public relations company, with information about our clients;
- pass your details to accountants, consultants and other professionals, for the purpose of obtaining professional advice and complying with Pitmans' contractual obligations; and
- share your information with affiliated companies (Pitmans LLP, Pitmans Trustees Limited, Congeries LLP and Lamport Bassitt LLP) to enable them to contact you for marketing purposes.
We will not pass any personal information collected through this Site to any third party for their use without the consent of the individual.
You can change how we use your information
If you provide your data on a form, you will have the opportunity to restrict the provision or use of your personal information by clicking (if you are completing the form electronically) or ticking (if you are completing a hard copy form) the box to indicate that you do not want your data to be used for marketing purposes.
If you have previously not objected to Pitmans using your personal information for marketing purposes, you can change your mind at any time by emailing us or in writing to:
The Data Protection Officer
47 Castle Street
A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information from the browser. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Site, and the websites visited just before and just after our Site. As with any website operator, Pitmans may analyse our website logs to improve the value of our Site. We may also use an external service to provide real-time reporting to us and our authorised agents of browser accesses to our Site. This reporting includes page views, unique views, unique visitors, repeat visitors, frequency of visits, and peak-volume traffic periods. We do not use this service to gather, request, record, require, collect or track any Internet users' personally identifiable information.
We may use Google analytics (or another provider of analytic tools from time to time). You can opt out of Google analytics cookies across all web sites by using a simple add-on from Google. This is available from the following link:https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.”
Most browsers allow you to adjust your cookie settings. If you want to know how to adjust your cookie settings, please use the help menu on your browser. However, switching off cookies may restrict your use of our Site. To find out more about cookies, visitwww.allaboutcookies.org.
Access to your information
All your personal information shall be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”). Pitmans is the data controller of your Information for the purposes of the Act. Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you may request details of personal information that Pitmans holds about you, on payment of a fee, by writing to our Data Protection Officer at the above address.
Please also contact our Data Protection Officer if you believe that any information Pitmans holds about you is incorrect or incomplete. We will endeavour to correct our records accordingly as soon as possible.
Links to Third Party Websites
Pitmans is committed to keeping the information which you provide to us secure.