Privacy Policy

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RK&O is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Set out below is how we use the information we collect and how you can tell us if you would prefer us not to use the information, or limit its use.

You are not required to provide any personal information on any areas of the website. However, you may choose to provide us with personal data about yourself, for example your name, postal address, email address, telephone number and/or other information regarding your preferences. Personal data submitted will be used to allow us, our employees, agents, consultants and sub-contractors to process your request or application for business purposes and for other purposes for which you give your consent, for example, to send you information on news, publications, seminars, etc.

We will not transfer your personal data to any other than to our agents, consultants and sub-contractors who assist us in running this website and related services, and who are subject to security and confidentiality obligations.

We may also use aggregate information and statistics for the purpose of monitoring website usage in order to help us develop the website and our services. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.

Your information will be kept confidential and secure and we will use it in accordance with our internal procedures covering the storage, access and disclosure of information, and all applicable laws.

Your consent

By submitting your information you consent to the use of it as set out in this policy. Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted on this page. We may also place notices on other pages of this website in order that you may be aware of the information that we collect and how we use it.

Your Rights

You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you and to have any inaccurate information corrected. You may request that all or any part of your data be deleted and have the right to object to the processing of your information. You can do this by contacting Linda Davey, 12th floor, Dashwood House, 69 Old Broad Street, London, EC2M 1QS United Kingdom.

RK&O's website contains links to other websites for ease of reference. RK&O does not endorse any sites that are linked from its website and does not assume any responsibility for the content of any such website.

You may not link the homepage or any other parts of this website without prior written consent from RK&O.

TRANSFER OF INFORMATION ABROAD

RK&O operates internationally and, as such, your data may be processed by any of RK&O’s offices abroad, some of which are in countries outside the European Economic Area, which may not have data protection regulation as stringent as that in Europe.

However, for the processing of your data, all RK&O offices will at all times ensure a data protection level equal to that in the European Economic Area.

COOKIES

No other cookie other than “Google Analytics” is used on this Firm’s website. This cookie provides the Firm with a visitor count and an understanding of how visitors move around and use the website. We can then use this information to improve navigability and the website generally. The Firm does not collect personal information about visitors or their computers. Visitors to the Firm’s website can adjust their browsers to refuse cookies but if not adjusted, the Firm’s website will deliver the cookie as soon as the website is visited.

We are obliged by Google Analytics to state the following:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

BY USING THIS SITE YOUR CONSENT IS DEEMED TO HAVE BEEN GIVEN IN RELATION TO COOKIES