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Privacy Policy


The Burnside Partnership respects your right to privacy and confidentiality is at the core of our business.
The Burnside Partnership Solicitors Limited (“our Firm”) is a limited company registered in England and Wales (registered no. 09479835). Our Firm is authorised and regulated by the SRA. The registered office is The Carpenters’ Workshop, Blenheim Palace Sawmills, Combe, Oxfordshire OX29 8ET.
This Policy explains when and why we collect personal data in connection with the day-to-day management of our business.
We collect personal data from you when you send us an enquiry via our Website (www.theburnsidepartnership.com) or make an enquiry in person, via email or on the telephone and when we provide legal services to you. We may also collect data from clients and colleagues and publicly available sources. Where our Firm receives data from its clients about other individuals, the client is responsible for ensuring that any such data is transferred to our Firm in compliance with data protection laws.
The principal purpose for our Firm collecting your personal data is to respond to enquiries from you and to provide legal advice. In addition, we may collect your personal data to manage our business and administer the client relationship, address our legal and regulatory obligations, consider individuals for employment opportunities and on occasion to provide relevant marketing materials or send you invitations.
We only share your personal data as necessary to provide our services and respond to requests and otherwise fulfil other business and compliance purposes.
We use cookies on our Website. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet and visitor behaviour information. The information is used to track visitor use of our Website and for statistics compiled on website activity.
Our Firm does not sell or rent your information.
The accuracy of your information is important to us.
You may be removed from the Firm’s database at any time and review the personal data we hold about you by contacting Richard Burnside at .moc.pihsrentrapedisnrubeht%40edisnrub.drahcir You have the right to request access to, rectify, delete, and/or object to your personal data.
We review our data retention periods for personal data on a regular basis. We are legally required to hold some types of information to fulfil our statutory obligations. We will hold your personal information on our systems for only as long as is necessary for the relevant activity.
You have a right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office if you are concerned about the way in which we are collecting and using your personal data. See www.ico.org.uk.
We may update this Policy from time to time. When we update this Policy, we will take appropriate measures to inform you, consistent with the significance of the changes we are making.

Cookie Policy

Use of cookies
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or another electronic device) when you access our website. We use cookies on this website to distinguish you from other users of our website, to carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content and to help us better understand our visitor requirements and interests.
The information we obtain from our use of cookies will not usually contain your personal data. Although we may obtain information about your computer (or another electronic device) such as your IP address, your browser and/or other internet log information, this will not usually identify you personally.
In certain circumstances, we may collect personal information about you—but only where you voluntarily provide it (e.g. by completing an online form) or where you purchase goods or services from us.
In most cases, we will need your consent in order to use cookies on this website. The exception is where the cookie is essential in order for us to provide you with a service you have requested.
Third-party cookies
We work with third-party suppliers who may also set cookies on our website, for example, Google Analytics. These third-party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third party. You will find additional information in the table below.
Description of cookies
We use the following cookies: 
• Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website. 
• Analytical/performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. 
• Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
We use Google Analytics cookies. This is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc which uses cookies to show us how visitors found and explored our site, and how we can enhance their experience. It provides us with information about the behaviour of our visitors (e.g. how long they stayed on the site, the average number of pages viewed) and how many visitors we have had.
Further information about cookies
If you wish to learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/.
How to turn off cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of this website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies: https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/.

September 2020

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