Privacy Policy

Who we are

McIntyre van der Post inc. (Registration number: 1998/002098/21) is a law firm in Bloemfontein and our website address is: https://www.mcintyre.co.za.

The materials contained on these web pages are provided for general information purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Every situation has a unique set of circumstances and specific professional advice should therefore be obtained for your particular needs. We accept no responsibility for any loss or damage which may arise from your reliance on information contained in these pages.

What personal data we collect

Contact forms

You may provide us with information when you complete a form or sign up for a newsletter. We store a copy of all our communications and we use this data to communicate and provide a service.

Upon your request, McIntyre van der Post will remove you and your personal information from our website. Users who wish to delete their info should do so by emailing law@mcintyre.co.za

Cookies

What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient. They are widely used to “remember” you and your preferences, either for a single visit (through a “session cookie”) or for multiple repeat visits (using a “persistent cookie”). They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for visitors, and perform essential functions.

Site cookies
Site cookies are integral to the functioning of the website. They are used to allow users to log in, they are NOT used to database information on user actions. One example is if you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. A list of cookies used can be found here.

Statistic cookies
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. We use Google Analytics which tracks audience numbers and what the audience does on the website. It does not track what users do on other sites.
It uses online identifiers, including cookie identifiers and device identifiers; client identifiers. Internet protocol addresses are anonymized.
Find more information on Google as a data processor by clicking here

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Subject to the criteria defined in this Policy, McIntyre van der Post will not disclose personal data of our website users to a third party, except:
– to comply with the necessary measure within the terms of the applicable laws, rules or regulations;
– in view of the existence of an obligation to disclose;
– for legitimate interest that requires disclosure; or
– at the customer’s request, with his consent.

Third parties to which personal information is shared in order to perform the contracted services must carry out the processing in order to ensure compliance with legal obligations. Nevertheless, we require organizations that handle or obtain such personal data to recognize the criticality of this information, assume respect for all individual privacy rights and comply with all relevant data protection laws.

As part of using your data for the aforementioned purposes, we may disclose your personal information to:
– Third party entities such as commercial service providers and specialized consultants contracted for administrative, financial, legal, security, research and other services;
– Third-party entities that are carrying out Audit work;
– In the event that we disclose your personal data to business parties, such as payment companies, in order to perform the services requested by customers, these parties may store your information in order to comply with their legal obligations;
– Any person or company as long as we have your consent;
– Customers accept and consent that we may from time to time analyze the data collected when visiting our websites by other means, such as questionnaires, for statistical purposes in order to improve and improve our services.

How we protect your data

While no online service is 100% secure, we work very hard to protect information about you against unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction, and take reasonable measures to do so. We monitor our website for potential vulnerabilities and attacks.

Personal information storage and retention period

McIntyre van der Post shall retain your personal information for as long as necessary to comply with the purposes for which the information is handled or for other valid reasons to retain your personal information, such as complying with legal obligations.

Contact information

McIntyre van der Post inc.
12 Barnes Str
Westdene
Bloemfontein

Office number: 051 505 0200
Email: law@mcintyre.co.za

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, McIntyre van der Post may change its Privacy Policy from time to time. McIntyre van der Post encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the change log below. Your further use of the website after a change to our Privacy Policy will be subject to the updated policy.

Legal Notice

McIntyre van der Post is not responsible for the misuse or loss of personal data to which it does not have access or control. We are also exempt from liability for illegal and unauthorized use of this information as a result of misuse or diversion of your access credentials, negligent or malicious conduct as a result of acts or omissions on your part or someone authorized on your behalf.