Who we are
Welcome to www.whitethornlegal.com!
Here at Whitethorn Legal, we respect your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal data.
If you have any questions about this policy or want to make a complaint about how we handle your personal data, please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at: Whitethorn Legal, Ainslie House, Hodgestown Lower, Donadea, Co. Kildare, W91 P2H2.
We take privacy very seriously and will deal with your complaint as quickly as possible.
Information we collect
We only collect and use your personal data as allowed by Irish and EU data protection law.
We retain your data only for as long as legally necessary.
The chart below shows who we collect personal data from, some non-exhaustive examples of what we collect and why. Its also explains the legal basis for processing your data under data protection law.
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Automated decision-making and profiling
You’ll be glad to know that we don’t use any personal data for automated decision-making or profiling.
We may sometimes need to share your personal data with others. For example, third party service providers or government agencies.
We will never sell your data and will take appropriate steps to protect it when dealing with third parties.
We enter into standard European Commission approved data protection contracts to protect data transferred out of the EEA.
Our website may contain links to other websites. Whitethorn Legal has no responsibility or liability for the privacy policies or the content of these websites. You should review the privacy policies on these websites before you submit any personal data.
We promise to do our very best to protect your personal data. We use industry standard security measures to try to prevent unauthorized access / disclosure.
Unfortunately, no security system is completely safe and we cannot guarantee the security of your personal data on our website.
You have the following rights. As with all entitlements, they are subject to certain exceptions:
Access: you can ask us for a copy of your personal data and/or information about how we process that personal data.
Rectification: you can ask us to correct any inaccurate data and/or up-date incomplete information.
Erasure: you can ask us to delete your personal data.
Restriction of / objection to processing: you can ask that we no longer process your personal data or object to our processing for particular purposes.
Data portability: you can ask us to provide you, or a third party, with a copy of your personal data in a structured, commonly used machine readable format.
Withdrawal of consent: if we processing personal data based on your consent, you can withdraw your consent at any time. This does not affect the lawfulness of any processing that happened before it was withdrawn.
To exercise these rights or to make a compaint, please contact us at the details listed above. You can also lodge a complaint with the Irish Data Protection Commission.
We may occasionally change this policy. Any changes will be posted here and we will update the “Last Updated” date at the bottom.
Last updated: June 2022