Who We Are
The particular identity/name applicable to the website/domain that you are currently viewing, is: “DefendCharges.ca”
We collect, use, and disclose, Personal Information to provide you with the product or service you have requested and to offer you additional products and services that we believe you may find interesting and desirable.
Disclosure of some of your Personal Information, such as your name and other identity details or other identifying data, may be published or disclosed as is inherently necessary for the delivery of the product or service that you requested. For example, where you request participation in a business directory listing, among other products or services, your name, your address, your phone number, your email address, your Law Society license number, if applicable, and other information will be published and disclosed.
By requesting participation in various products or services, you expressly agree and accept or impliedly consent to the inherently necessary publication and disclosure of your information that may also comprise as your Personal Information. Additional purposes for which we collect Personal Information will be identified before or at the time that we collect the information.
Knowledge and consent are required for the collection, use, or disclosure, of Personal Information except where required or permitted by law. Providing us with your Personal Information is always your choice; however, a decision to refrain from providing particular information may impair or limit our ability to provide you with the products or services that you request.
We will refrain from requiring you to consent to the collection, use, or disclosure, of information as a condition to the supply of a product or service except where the information is necessary to our ability to provide the product or service.
Limiting Use, Disclosure, and Retention
Personal Information may only be used or disclosed for the purpose for which it was collected unless you have otherwise consented, or as required or permitted by law. Personal Information will only be retained for the period of time required to fulfill the purpose for which we collected it or as may be required by law.
Personal Information will be maintained in as accurate, complete, and up-to-date form, as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it is to be used.
Personal Information will be protected by security safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity level of the information. We take all reasonable precautions to protect your Personal Information from any loss or unauthorized use, access, or disclosure.
We will make information available to you about our policies and practices with respect to the management of your Personal Information.
Upon request, you will be informed of the existence, use, and disclosure, of your Personal Information, and will be given access to it. You may verify the accuracy and completeness of your Personal Information, and may request that the information be amended, if appropriate; however, in certain circumstances as permitted by law, we will refrain from disclosing certain information to you. For example, we may refrain from disclosing information relating to you if other individuals are referenced or if there are legal issues or security concerns. We will also refrain from disclosing information relating to you if doing so may reveal our trade secrets or otherwise pose risk to disclosing our commercial proprietary information. For example, we will tell you how we use your Personal Information such as telling you that the information is held in a database and published in a directory; however, we will refrain from providing our programming code or other intellectual property that would reveal how the actual functionality is performed.
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Any personal information collected is typically limited to your name, your phone number, and your email; but may include other information as required to provide you with the services that you request. Your information will not be given to others; meaning that we keep it secure within our network.
This website uses http-cookies for retention of user's login, for addressing particular services as you may subscribe to, and for delivering a customized experience tailored to browsing habits. The developer of this website, namely WebMarket Consultants Incorporated, is currently investigating and working towards introducing new changes to adopt the new HTML Local Storage method to address retention of individual user's application data.
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Malware/Spyware/Viruses and/or other similar types of undesirable software are not permitted in this website. This website is built upon a proprietary technology platform and unique coding frameworks. This website does NOT rely on the Wordpress, Drupal, or Joomla website content management systems; and is therefore NOT subject to any of the typical security exploits known to be of issue among those particular website platforms.
This website might from time to time use Hotjar heatmaps in effort to better understand users’ needs and to optimize all persons’ experiences among each particular website on the same technology platform. Hotjar heatmaps are a technology that provides a better understanding of which links users choose to click, what users do and don't like, etc.) and this in turn fuels more relevant and efficient, website innovation, and website maintainence.
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