LSSM is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. LSSM may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are comfortable with any changes. This policy is effective January 1, 2011.
On our website, we may collect certain personally-identifiable information about our online visitors. Personally-identifiable information relates to an individual, i.e. name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. You may provide personally-identifiable information, for example, by signing up to receive a newsletter. We do not require you to register or provide personally-identifiable information to view our site or access much of its content. The following are the ways we collect personally-identifiable information.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- Contact information including name, email address and phone (optional)
- Information relevant to applicant registrations
- Information relevant to pro bono and judicare lawyer registrations
- Information relevant to CLE, event, and training registrations
- Information relevant to donors, we do NOT keep any credit card Information or payment details.
How We Use Personally-Identifiable Information
If you ask to be contacted by us, we may use the information you provide to contact you from time to time. For example, we may (i) send you promotional materials and other communications you request regarding new services, events, trainings, CLEs, donation/sponsorship opportunities or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided (ii) respond to your comments or questions, or (iii) contact you if needed while processing services you requested through our website.
We also use personally-identifiable information about you to improve our website features, content, and to analyze website usage. In addition, we use personally-identifiable information for internal record keeping and market research purposes. We also may use personally-identifiable information about you to deliver content that is customized to your interests as we understand from the information you have provided to us and your activities on the site. We acquire this information to understand your needs and provide you with better service.
How We Share Personally-Identifiable Information
We do not sell, transfer or otherwise disclose to third parties the personally-identifiable information we collect on this website without your prior consent. We disclose information where we think it is necessary to investigate or prevent an actual or suspected crime or injury to ourselves or others or where disclosure is required by law. We also may disclose information in response to a request from law enforcement authorities or other government officials.
How We Protect Personally-Identifiable Information
The security of personally-identifiable information is important to us. We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect against unauthorized use, disclosure, alteration or destruction of the personally-identifiable information we collect on this website.
Aggregate and Non-Personal Information
We collect certain aggregate and non-personal information when you visit our website. Aggregate and non-personal information does not relate to a single, identifiable visitor. It tells us how many users visited our site or the pages accessed. By collecting this information, we learn how to best tailor our website to our visitors. We collect this information through "cookie" technology, as explained below.
Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
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How to Contact Us
Legal Services of Southern Missouri (LSSM)
809 North Campbell
Springfield, MO 65802
Attention: Website Administrator
E-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be happy to answer your questions or hear your concerns.