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Privacy & cookies

This privacy policy applies between you, the User of this Website and The Kalisher Trust, the owner and provider of this Website. The Kalisher Trust takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website.
Please read this privacy policy carefully.

Definitions and interpretation

1. In this privacy policy, the following definitions are used:

  • Data: collectively all information that you submit to The Kalisher Trust via the Website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Act 1998;
  • Cookies: a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website. Details of the cookies used by this Website are set out in the clause below (Cookies);
  • The Kalisher Trust or us: The Kalisher Trust is a charitable trust operating in England and Wales whose registered office is at 18 Red Lion Court, London EC4A 3EB.
  • UK and EU Cookie Law: the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011;
  • User or you: any person that accesses the Website and is not either (i) a member of The Kalisher Trust (ii) employed by The Kalisher Trust and acting in the course of their employment or (iii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to The Kalisher Trust and/or accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services; and
  • Website: the website that you are currently using, and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.

2. In this privacy policy, unless the context requires a different interpretation:

  1.  the singular includes the plural and vice versa;
  2. references to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices are to the sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices of this privacy policy;
  3. a reference to a person includes firms, companies, government entities, trusts and partnerships;
  4. “including” is understood to mean “including without limitation”;
  5. reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;
  6. the headings and sub-headings do not form part of this privacy policy.

Scope of this privacy policy

3. This privacy policy applies only to the actions of The Kalisher Trust and Users with respect to this Website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this Website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.

Data collected

4. We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:

  1. Name
  2. Job Title;
  3. Profession;
  4. Contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
  5. IP address (automatically collected);
  6. Web browser type and version (automatically collected);
  7. Operating system (automatically collected);
  8. A list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected);
  9. Selections made using our barrister portfolio system;

5. All Data collected will be collected in accordance with this privacy policy.

Our use of Data

6. For purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, The Kalisher Trust is the “data controller”.

7. We will retain any Data you submit for 12 months.

8. Unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so, and subject to any third-party disclosures specifically set out in this policy, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties.

9. All personal Data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. For more details on security see the clause below (Security).

10. Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us, in accordance with this privacy policy, for the following reasons:

  1. internal record keeping;
  2. improvement of our products / services;
  3. transmission by email of promotional materials that may be of interest to you;
  4. contact for market research purposes which may be done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website.