This privacy notice applies to any data processing undertaken by VGS Lawyers in connection with:
References in this notice to “you” or “your” are done to individuals whose personal information are processed by VGS lawyers in connection with client services, supplier services and recruitment activities.
References in this notice to “we”, “us”, or “our” are referred to VGS Lawyers.
References to our “clients” or “suppliers” include the employees or staff who is involved in processing personal data.
VGS Lawyer is aware of the importance of fair, transparent, and informed data processing activity. General Data Protection Regulation changed privacy reference points by including strict requirements and new principles with the sole intent of empowering data subject awareness toward data processing. Moreover, GDPR aims to favour the transparent, safe and free movement of personal data within European Union territory.
Data Controller is an individual or organisations that, alone or jointly, determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which any personal information is going to be processed.
Data Processor is an individual or organisations that, alone or jointly, process personal data on behalf of the data controller.
VGS lawyers, depending on the context of activities, might act as data controller or data processor.
Personal data is any information related to an identified or identifiable natural person. Special categories of data includes are related to your ethnicity, religion, trade union membership, sexual orientation, political orientation.
In limited circumstances, VGS lawyers is likely to special category of data including health, genetic or biometric data as well as information about your criminal convictions. This might happen where VGS lawyers is required to collect certain information for certain legal or regulatory purposes or where you have provided us with such information as it necessary for undertaking a service we are providing to you.
We collect, store and transfer different kind of personal data:
VGS lawyers does not aim to collect and process children personal information. However, we may process children personal data in relation to some private matters involving family law, tax law, and probate.
In the event you fail to provide personal information when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we were seeking to enter into with you. In this last case, we may decline to provide you with our relevant services.
We require that any subject involved in processing your personal data is respecting duties of security and confidentiality provided by current laws and regulations.
Direct Interactions: When you interact with us, you are providing us with your personal data. Such personal information includes Identity Data, Contact Data, Usage of Data or Technical Data. We may have access to the previous data when a) you fill in online forms in our websites, b) you reply to us by email or post, c) you visit our offices.
Websites, cookies and marketing: You also provide us with your personal information, which is Profile Data, Technical Data, Professional Information, and Marketing Communications when you use or visit our website.
Third parties sources: We may collect Identity Data, Contact Data, and Professional Information about you from third parties, when:
Publicly available sources: We may collect Identity Data, Contact data, Professional Information or History from publicly available sources including:
VGS lawyer will use your personal data in the following circumstances:
VGS lawyer will use and process your personal data for the purposes for which it has been collected. However, we may need to process your personal data for a further reason that is compatible with the original purposes.
Should we need to process your personal data for unrelated purposes, we will notify you and we will explain the current legal basis that allows us to do so.
We will not use your personal information to send you marketing communications if you have request to not receiving them. Should you request to stop processing your personal information for marketing purposes we shall interrupt processing your personal data for those purposes.
VGS lawyer may have to share your personal information with the following subjects and entities for the purposes we collected the personal data.
We require that any subject, entity or organisation whom we share your personal data is obligated to respect the confidentiality and security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
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We may share your personal information through our offices in Italy and United Kingdom. This involves transferring of your data within the European Economic Area.
Whenever we may transfer your personal data out of the EEA, we must guarantee a similar degree of protection of your personal data by ensuring one of the following safeguards:
VGS lawyer implements technical and organisational measures with the intent of provide security to data processing activities. The following security measures constitute how VGS lawyer respects and protect your personal data:
The GDPR sets out several rights you, under certain conditions, are entitle to exercise. Each claim in relation to data subject rights shall be forwarded to email@example.com.
Details of your rights
VGS lawyers may need to request specific information from you to help us to confirm your identity. This is a basic security measure to ensure personal data is not disclosed to individuals are not entitle to receive it.
VGS lawyer will try to respond to your request within a calendar month.