If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kobre & Kim LLP
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
tel. +1 212 488 1200
Your personal data will not normally be disclosed to third parties, except in connection with the fulfillment of our obligations to you and other express purposes as permitted by you. This includes, without limitation, disclosures authorized through the terms of any retainer we may have with you.
We will not sell, resell, lease, or license your personal data to any third parties. However, we may, if required for the purpose(s) for which your personal data was collected and processed, share it with our service providers, for the specific scope of their provision of services on our behalf to help with our business activities. These companies are authorized to use your personal data only as necessary to provide these services to us. These services may include marketing communications, conducting research and analysis, providing cloud computing infrastructure, and/or providing investigatory services in connection with a legal matter.
In certain situations, Kobre & Kim may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including those made in accordance with national security or law enforcement requirements. This further includes circumstances in which we believe, in good faith, that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, safeguard your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to requests made by administrative agencies.
Data Collection and Use
We may collect the following personal information directly from you:
- Contact information, such as name, email address, mailing address, or phone number;
- Information about your business, such as company name, company size, or business type;
- Demographic information, such as age, education, or gender;
- Billing information, such as credit card number and tax information;
- Financial information, such as bank or brokerage account numbers and types of investments; and/or
- Identification information, such as Social Security number, passport number, or driver's license number.
When you provide personal data to Kobre & Kim, we store and use this information for purposes including but not limited to administering and maintaining our relationship with you in connection with legal services; conflicts checks; billing; responses to general inquiries; and the distribution of marketing materials, including publications, events, bulletins, etc.
We may receive information about you from other sources, including publicly available databases or third parties from whom we have purchased data. We use this data to supplement the information we already have about you for research and analysis purposes, in order to perform the legal services for which we have been engaged. We may also use this information to distribute materials to you that may be of interest with respect to your business activities or relationship with the firm.
We may use the personal data obtained through the means specified above to:
- Provide updates or information pertinent to your business activity;
- Provide information in connection with the legal services that you request;
- Conduct conflicts checks;
- Respond to your questions and concerns;
- Transmit marketing communications;
- Process employment opportunities; and/or
- Process financial information, as required or requested.
Personal data is only collected and processed to the extent necessary for the purposes described above. Kobre & Kim updates and corrects data on a regular basis. We may retain your personal data for as long as needed to provide you with services requested, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
The security of your personal data is important to us. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once it is received. Kobre & Kim has policies and technical measures in place designed to protect your personal data against unauthorized access, accidental loss, and improper use and disclosure. If you have any questions about the security of your personal information, you may contact us at email@example.com.
Kobre & Kim will respond to any inquiries regarding whether we hold any of your personal data. You may access, correct, or request the deletion of your personal data by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In certain circumstances, we may retain your personal data in order to continue providing necessary services or to comply with legal requirements. We will respond to these requests within a reasonable timeframe.
Inquiries and concerns relating to our privacy practices can be directed to the following physical and email addresses:
Kobre & Kim
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
United States of America
The Kobre & Kim website and its web pages are operated by Kobre & Kim LLP.
As is true of most websites, this website gathers certain information automatically. This information may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, the files viewed on our website (e.g., HTML pages and graphics), operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data to analyze trends in the aggregate and administer the website.
Advertising and Social Networking Services
Links to Other Websites
We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once it is received. However, the internet is not completely secure and, even though we will do our best to protect your personal data, the transmission of this information to us is done so at your own risk. If you have any questions about the security of your personal data, you can contact us at email@example.com.
You may sign up to receive communications from us, including legal updates, notices of new legal services, and details of upcoming events. If you would like to discontinue receiving these communications, you may update your email preferences by using the “Unsubscribe” link found in emails we send to you or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kobre & Kim has engaged with a partner to support career pages where website visitors may apply to jobs. These pages may collect an applicant’s personal information like name, physical address, email address and phone number as well as academic and professional details. Users may correct or request deletion of personal data in connection with the use and sharing of their personal information by Kobre & Kim and its partner by contacting us at email@example.com.
Location Specific Privacy
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield
Kobre & Kim participates in and has certified its compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework (together, the Frameworks). Kobre & Kim is committed to subjecting all personal data received from European Union (EU) member countries and Switzerland, respectively, in reliance on each Framework, to the Frameworks’ applicable principles. To learn more about the Frameworks, and to view our certification, visit the Privacy Shield List maintained by the U.S. Department of Commerce at https://www.privacyshield.gov/list.
Kobre & Kim takes responsibility for the processing of personal data received under each Privacy Shield Framework, including with respect to any transfers to a third party acting as an agent on its behalf. Kobre & Kim complies with the Frameworks’ principles for all onward transfers of personal data from the EU and Switzerland, including the onward-transfer liability provisions.
With respect to personal data received or transferred pursuant to the Frameworks, Kobre & Kim is subject to the regulatory enforcement powers of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC). In certain situations, we may be required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
If you have an unresolved privacy or data-use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third-party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.
Under certain conditions, more fully described on the Privacy Shield website, https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=How-to-Submit-a-Complaint, you may invoke binding arbitration when other dispute resolution procedures have been exhausted.
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Cross-border Privacy Rules (CBPR) System
Kobre & Kim's privacy practices comply with the APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules System. The APEC CBPR system provides a framework for organizations to ensure protection of personal information transferred among participating APEC economies. More information about the APEC framework can be found here [PDF].