Privacy Policy

This is a privacy policy for Scottish Law Agents Society. Our home page on the web is located at http://www.slas.co.uk. The full text of our privacy policy is available on the web at http://www.slas.co.uk/privacy-policy.

We invite you to contact us if you have questions about this policy. You may contact us by mail at the following address:

  • Scottish Law Agents Society,
    166 Buchanan Street,
    Glasgow,
    G1 2LW
  • Phone: 0141 352 4522
  • Fax: 0141 353 3819

You may contact us by e-mail at secretary@slas.co.uk.

Dispute Resolution and Privacy Seals

We have the following privacy seals and/or dispute resolution mechanisms. If you think we have not followed our privacy policy in some way, they can help you resolve your concern.

  • New Dispute: Please contact the Secretary if you have any issues with the privacy policy on this site.

Additional Information

This policy is valid for 1 week from the time that it is loaded by a client.

Data Collection

P3P policies declare the data they collect in groups (also referred to as "statements"). This policy contains 2 data groups. The data practices of each group will be explained seperately.

Group - "Members Area"

We collect the following information:

  • User Information
  • Click-stream Data
  • HTTP Protocol Elements

At the user's option, we may also collect the following data:

  • HTTP Cookies

This data will be used for the following purposes:

  • Completion and support of the current activity.
  • Website and system administration.
  • Contacting visitors for marketing of services or products. The user is allowed to opt-out of this usage.

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

The data in this group has been marked as non-identifiable. This means that there is no reasonable way for the site to identify the individual person this data was collected from.

The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected:

This site operates a members-only area, which requires you to input information that can be linked to you personally.

Group - "Public Area"

We collect the following information:

  • User Information
  • Click-stream Data
  • HTTP Protocol Elements

This data will be used for the following purposes:

  • Completion and support of the current activity.
  • Anonymous user analysis.

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

The data in this group has been marked as non-identifiable. This means that there is no reasonable way for the site to identify the individual person this data was collected from.

The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected:

SLAS Public area (while not logged in).

Cookies

Cookies are a technology which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a Web site. A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it.

Our site makes use of cookies. Cookies are used for the following purposes:

  • Site Administration
  • Contacting Users
  • Completing the User's Current Activity
  • Pseudononymous Analysis

Compact Policy Summary

The compact policy which corresponds to this policy is:

CP = "CAO DSP COR NID CURa ADMa PSAa CONo OUR IND PHY ONL UNI COM NAV DEM STA"

The following table explains the meaning of each field in the compact policy:

Field Meaning
CP This is the compact policy header; it indicates that what follows is a P3P compact policy.
CAO Access is available to contact and other information.
DSP The policy contains at least one dispute-resolution mechanism.
COR Violations of this policy will be corrected.
NID The information collected is not personally identifiable.
CURa The data is used for completion of the current activity.
ADMa The data is used for site administration.
PSAa The data is used for pseudononymous analysis.
CONo The data is used for contacting the user, unless the user chooses otherwise.
OUR The data is given to ourselves and our agents.
IND The data will be kept indefinitely.
PHY Physical contact information is collected.
ONL Online contact information is collected.
UNI Unique identifiers are collected.
COM Computer information is collected.
NAV Navigation and clickstream data is collected.
DEM Demographic and socioeconomic data is collected.
STA State-management data is collected.

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