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Privacy Statement of Armand M. Estrada, Attorney at Law

Protecting your private information is our priority. This privacy policy (the “Policy”) is part of the Terms of Service of Armand M. Estrada, Attorney at Law, www.eastbaybusinessattorney.com (hereinafter “AMEAAL”). AMEAAL (hereafter referred to as “We”, “Our” or “Us”), applies to all of Our websites and transmissions of information from you to Us via Our email addresses or websites. This Policy is not meant to and shall not apply to any third party site that may be linked to Our website or to the consummation or proposed consummation of any transactions of any kind with AMEAAL.

1.         CHANGES TO THE POLICY. We may modify this Policy from time to time in Our sole discretion and without advance notice. When changes are made, We will notify you by making the revised version available on Our websites and will indicate on Our websites the date on which revisions were last made. you should revisit this Policy on a regular basis as revised versions will be binding on you without further notice. Any such modification will be effective upon Our posting of a new or revised Policy on Our websites. your continued use of any of Our websites after any posted modification to this Policy indicates your assent to the modified and/or restated Policy.

2.         AMEAAL PRACTICES.

         (A)       What information do We collect?

                        (i)         Personal Information. The term “Personal Information” means information that you provide to Us which personally identifies you, such as your name, telephone number, email address and such other information identified below. AMEAAL may collect Personal Information from you when you voluntarily provide it to Us by (1) registering on any of Our websites; including registering to participate in an event or survey, receiving newsletters or other literature; (2) making product, project, or service inquiries through Our websites; (3) contacting Us (including Our Webmaster, customer service representatives, or other employees) by e-mail; and/or (5) providing other Personal Information to Us through Our website portals. In connection with these activities, We may collect Personal Information from you now or in the future, including, but not limited to, your name, physical address, e-mail address, age, gender, telephone number, fax number,  cellular phone number, purchase history with AMEAAL, User name and/or password associated with the use of any of the  websites or website portals, occupation, company name, name of position within company, whether you are a AMEAAL customer, your primary field of expertise, the type of product you are seeking, the type of project you are or will be working on, the time frame for starting your project, where you typically shop for paint, how you heard about AMEAAL, or other information necessary to conduct business with you.

                        (i)         Non-Personal Information. As part of the standard operation of Our websites, We may also collect/obtain certain Non-Personal Information from you. The termNon-Personal Information” means information you provide to use that does not personally identify you  including, but not limited to information about your computer hardware and software: your browser type (e.g., Safari or Internet Explorer), operating system (e.g., Windows or Macintosh), Internet service provider, IP address, websites visited, and the domain name from which you accessed Our websites (e.g., yahoo.com). In addition, We may collect information about your browsing behavior, such as the date and time you visit Our websites, the areas or pages of Our websites that you visit, the amount of time spent viewing Our websites, the number of times you return to the websites, and other computer-related information. We may use cookies to collect this information, which may be combined with your personal information. A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on the hard drive of your computer, which enables Us to recognize your computer when you return to Our websites. You are always free to decline cookies, but in doing so you may not be able to use certain features on Our websites. The “help” segment of the toolbar on most browsers explains how to configure a browser to not accept new cookies, how to have the browser inform a User when they receive a new cookie, and how to erase cookies from a computer’s hard drive. We may use “Web Beacons”, which is normally a transparent graphic image that is placed on a website or in an e-mail that is used to monitor the behavior of the user visiting the website. A Web Beacon can pass along information such as the IP address of the computer that retrieved the image, the time the Web beacon was viewed and for how long, the type of browser that retrieved the image and previously set cookie values. We may utilize the services of a third party to collect such information for Us. Turning off your browser's cookies will prevent Web beacons from tracking the user's activity. The Web beacon will still account for an anonymous visit, but the user's unique information will not be recorded.

            (B)       How do We Use your information? This information is used for the operation of the Service (as defined in the Terms of Use), to maintain quality of the Service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the AMEAAL websites. We may use the information We collect from you for any of the following purposes, without limitation: (1) to facilitate your use of the websites and better  understand your needs; (2) to fulfill your requests for information about certain products, services, and projects; (3) to send you information, promotional materials, and offers from the company as well as from the subsidiaries and affiliates; (4) to contact visitors to Our websites when necessary; (5) to help address problems with Our websites; (6) to administer Our websites; (7) to conduct internal reviews of Our websites (e.g., to determine the number of visitors to specific pages within any of Our websites); (8) to help Us better understand visitors’ use of Our websites; (9) to protect the security or integrity of Our websites; (10) to conduct business with you and (11) to contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered; and. (12) for such other purposes provided in this Policy. Non-Personal Information will be used for these purposes as well as to monitor Our websites and provide a greater online experience for the visitors.

AMEAAL encourages you to review the privacy statements of other websites you choose to link to from AMEAAL so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. AMEAAL is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the AMEAAL owned and operated websites.

            (C)       Will We disclose information We collect from you? AMEAAL will not sell, rent or transfer your information to third parties. AMEAAL may transfer, deliver or otherwise disclose Personal Information and Non-Personal Information collected from you to the following individuals or entities for the following purposes, without limitation:

(1) to AMEAAL’s employees, independent contractors, subsidiaries, affiliates, consultants, business associates, service providers, and suppliers, if the disclosure will enable that individual or entity to perform a business, professional, or technical support function for AMEAAL;

(2) to employees, independent contractors, service providers, and suppliers of AMEAAL to fulfill a product or service request from AMEAAL; and

(3) (a) to respond to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, (b) to protect and defend the rights or property of AMEAAL; and (c) to act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of AMEAAL, or the public, as permitted by law.

            (D)       Do We collect information from children? We do not direct Our websites to children under the age of 13. Moreover, it is AMEAAL’s reasonable expectation that a significant number or children under the age of 13 will not be visiting Our websites.  If we learn that we have collected Personal Information of a child under the age of 13, we will delete that data from our systems.

            (E)       Does this Policy cover practices on third party sites? The websites may contain links to other third party sites, which may have privacy policies that differ from Our own. We are not responsible for the activities and practices that take place on these third-party sites. Accordingly, We recommend that you review the privacy policy posted on any Site that you may access through the websites.

            (F)       What happens to your information in the event of unforeseen circumstances? In the event that AMEAAL or any of its assets are acquired by a third party, Personal Information acquired by Us may be one of the assets transferred.

            (G)       Will there be changes to this Policy in the future? Privacy laws and guidelines are part of a constantly changing environment.  As indicated above, We reserve the right, at Our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Policy at any time. We recommend that you revisit this Policy periodically to ensure that you are aware of Our current privacy practices. your continued use of Our services following any changes signifies your acceptance of these changes.

            (H)       How can I Opt-Out? AMEAAL does not share Personal Information with third parties and therefor does not have an Opt-out or Opt-in procedure.

            (I)        How can I review and change my personal information that you have? You may contact AMEAAL at the number provided below.

(I)        How can I contact AMEAAL?
AMEAAL welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Privacy Statement. If you believe that AMEAAL has not adhered to this Statement, please contact AMEAAL at:

Address:                      Armand M. Estrada, Esq.
1333 N. California Blvd., Suite 350
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Email Address:                        aestrada@bpbsllp.com
 
Telephone number:      1-925-944-9700

Copyright 2013 Armand M. Estrada, Attorney at Law. All rights reserved.
Effective as of September 19, 2013