Last Updated May 2011
Attorneys welcomes you to our website and
appreciates your interest in our services. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys respects your right to privacy and has
practices and of the choices you can make about the way your
information is collected online and how that information is used.
demonstrates our firm commitment to data security, with the protection
of your privacy as our primary concern. In general, the Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys website can be visited without visitors
having to identify themselves or reveal their personal information. By
accessing or using the Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys website,
you agree to our Legal Terms as outlined in our Terms and Conditions
The following discloses
our information gathering and dissemination practices for the www.umslaw.com
2. Links to non-Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys website provides
links to third-party (external) websites for your convenience and
information. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys does not control
those sites or their privacy practices and cannot be held responsible
for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
We encourage you to
personal information, because the personal data you choose to give to
unrelated third parties is not covered by the Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys Privacy Statement.
3. Types of
information we collect
This Privacy Statement
covers personal information, non-personal data collection and aggregate
Personal information is
information that is associated with your name or personal identity. The
Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys website contains a
number of registration, subscription and transaction forms, as well as
online surveys and competitions, which might require users to provide
their contact information (e.g. name and e-mail address) and
demographic information (e.g. postal code, age, or income level).
The types of personal
information you provide to us on these pages may include name, surname,
physical address, postal address, phone numbers, e-mail address, user
IDs and passwords, contact preferences, educational and employment
background and general information.
3.2 Use of
The personal information
gathered from the above mentioned forms will be used by Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys to send you information about new
product launches, special offers, industry and company related news or
to contact you when necessary. Users may ‘opt out’ of receiving future
communication of this nature.
Attorneys uses personal information to understand
the needs and interests of our visitors better. Once you choose to
provide us with personal information, you can be assured it will be
used only to support your customer relationship with Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys and in conformity with the provisions
of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25/2002. We take
the trust you place in us very seriously and will therefore not
disclose your personal information to others.
is gathered automatically when you visit our website and is stored for
use in our system. Non-identifiable information includes all data
relating to usage and service operations that are not associated with a
specific personal identity. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys
collects and analyzes non-personal information to
evaluate how visitors use the Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys
3.4 Use of
The non-personal data we
collect is used for aggregate reporting and may include the pages
visited on the Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys web site, unique
URLs visited within www.umslaw.com, browser type and IP
address. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our
server, to administer our website and to gather broad demographic
information. Most non-personal data is collected via cookies or other
technologies for data analysis and personalization services.
Attorneys is committed to protecting the privacy
rights of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an
active role in their children's online activities and interests.
Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys does not knowingly collect
information from children under the age of 13 and does not target its
website to children under 13.
5. How we use
Attorneys uses your personal information to
provide you with services and to help us understand your needs and
interests better. Specifically, we use your information to communicate
with you, to provide service and information, to update you on
services, information, promotions, competitions, launches, product
information and to personalize promotional offers.
Occasionally we may also
use your information to contact you for market research regarding Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys products or services.
Personal data collected
online may also be combined with information you provide Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys through other sources such as dealer
registration, call centres or public events such as trade shows or
Non-personal data is
aggregated for reporting about the usability, performance and
effectiveness of the Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys website
and is used to improve the user experience, usability and site content.
6. Who we share
your information with
Attorneys will not sell, rent or lease your
personal information to others. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys
shares customer information across Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys business entities and companies working on our behalf,
but only as described above in "How we use your information".
Attorneys contracts third-party service providers
and suppliers to deliver complete products, services and customer
solutions. Suppliers and service providers are required to keep the
information received on behalf of Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys
confidential and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out
the services they are performing for Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys.
These service providers may change or we may contract additional
service providers to better accommodate our customers. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
Attorneys will not share personal information with any other third
parties without your permission, unless required by law enforcement
action, subpoena, or local law.
7. Your choices
Attorneys gives you the choice of receiving a
variety of information that complements our services. You can subscribe
to or unsubscribe from receiving certain product-specific information
and genera l Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys marketing
communications. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys communications
may include new product information, special offers or an invitation to
participate in market research.
8. Your privacy
preferences and opting out
Attorneys will not use your personal information
for a purpose other than the one stated when you provided your data.
Examples of unrelated uses include sending communications about special
offers, product information and marketing messages. You can, however,
choose to opt out of receiving non-subscription communications that you
have expressly requested, such as e-mail newsletters, software updates,
8.2 One of the
following methods can be used:
• Select the
"unsubscribe" link on the e-mail received to be unsubscribed
• Contact Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys to
• Contact the web master to unsubscribe
9. Keeping your
Attorneys is committed to protecting the
information you provide us. To prevent unauthorized access or
disclosure, to maintain data accuracy and to ensure the appropriate use
of the information, Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys has
appropriate managerial procedures in place to safeguard the information
we collect. All information presented on this website is copyrighted by
Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys and cannot be
reproduced without written consent from Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz
10. Changes to
If there are updates to
the terms of Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys's Online Privacy
Statement, we will post those changes and update the revision date in
this document, so you will always know what information we collect
online, how we use it and what choices you have. For material changes
to this Statement, Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys will
provide notification to affected customers by e-mail notification or
through a notice on our website.
11. Contacting us
We value your opinions.
them to the e-mail address or write to us at the following address:
P.O. Box 5583
Tel: (+27 11) 678-5280
Fax: (+27 11) 678-8126
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resources on the World Wide Web. For example, http://www.umslaw.com
is the URL for Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys's
* An IP address is an
identifier for a computer or device on a Transmission Control
Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) network, such as the World Wide
Web. Networks use the TCP/IP protocol to route information based on the
IP address of the destination. In other words, an IP address is a
number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are
surfing the Web, allowing Web servers to locate and identify your
computer. Computers require IP addresses in order for users to
communicate on the Internet, browse and shop.
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computer’s hard drive. Uys.Matyeka.Schwartz Attorneys sends
cookies when you surf our site, request or personalize information or
register yourself for certain services. The cookies used on our site
does not give us access to your personal information. We use the
cookies to identify your computer.
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adjusting the preferences in your browser. If you turn off cookies,
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