The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of all information provided by users of our web sites, subscribers to our services, registrants for our events, and all other customers of our products and services. We created this policy with a fundamental respect for our customers’ right to privacy and to guide our relationships with our customers. This Privacy Statement discloses the privacy practices for all products and services owned by The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC.
Information Collection and Use
The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC collects information from our website users and other customers. In this section of our Privacy Statement, we describe the type of information we collect and how we use it to provide better services to our customers.
Communications with Us
We have features where our customers can submit information to us (such as our feedback and contact forms). Where such submissions include requests for service, support or information, we may retain e-mails and other information sent to us for our internal administrative purposes, and to help us to serve customers better.
Communications from Us: Service Updates, Special Offers
The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC will never send email notifications to users unless they specifically request so. Even then, The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC retains an independent legal ethical obligation pursuant to Michigan attorney ethical rules to safeguard client confidences that may override any such request.
Automatic Data Collection
The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC has features that automatically collect information from customers, to deliver content specific to customers’ interests and to honor their preferences. This information assists us in creating products and services that will serve the needs of our customers.
For example, we use “cookies,” a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies benefit the user by requiring login only once, thereby saving time while on our web site. If users reject the cookies, they may be limited in the use of some areas of our web site.
For our internal purposes, we gather date, time, browser type, navigation history and IP address of all visitors to our web sites. This information does not contain anything that can identify users personally. We use this information for our internal security audit log, trend analysis and system administration, and to gather broad demographic information about our user base for aggregate use.
Other than as set forth above, we do not share personally identifiable information with other entities unless required to do so by law, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena or other legal obligation, in response to a law enforcement agency’s request, or in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property. Users should also be aware that courts of equity, such as U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, might have the authority under certain circumstances to permit personal information to be shared or transferred to third parties without permission.
We use reasonable precautions to protect our customers’ personal information and to store it securely. No sensitive information is requested through this website. Use of the LawPay payment link on our “Rates” page transmits credit card information directly and securely in encrypted fashion to LawPay, an independent credit card processer utilized by The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC. The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC does not receive, store, or view your credit card information. In addition, access to all of our customers’ information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted. Finally, the servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC may contain links to other sites. is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each web site to which we may link that may collect personally identifiable information.
The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC’s websites are not directed at individuals under thirteen years of age, and The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC does not intend to collect any personally-identifiable information from such individuals.
Notification and Changes
If we change our Privacy Statement, we will post those changes on this page so our users are aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under which circumstances, if any, we disclose it. Users should check this policy frequently to keep abreast of any changes.