This Privacy Policy sets forth how DLA Piper BAZ NLD SpA processes personal data that is provided by individuals (“User” or “Users”) when using our website www.dlapiper.cl (“Website”).

1. What data is processed and for what purpose?

1.1 Technical data

When visiting the Website, technical data is temporarily collected from the User’s computer or device, in order to show him or her the contents of the Website and ensure its proper functioning. This data may include the IP address of the computer or device used, the date and time of access, the specific site visited, the amount of data transferred, the language and version of the browser software used or the operating system of the computer or device. If the User connects from a mobile device, information such as the individual device identifier and data on its configuration, such as screen resolution, can be collected. This data processing is done automatically and is necessary to allow the correct operation and display of the Website.

1.2 Data processing when contacting us and for receiving our newsletters

If the User contacts us, the data provided will be processed for the purpose of handling the inquiry and for future related questions.

In addition, we use the contact data to send legal alerts and other communications to Users, in order to provide them with information that may be of their interest. In any case, each User may request not to be contacted any longer for these purposes, following the instructions specified in each newsletter.

1.3 Data processing when submitting an application

If a User sends us an application through our Website, we will process the data entered in the entry fields and in the accompanying documents to process the application and contact the User.

1.4 Data processing by Google Maps

We integrated Google Maps into our Website to show the User the interactive Google map and the location of our office. Google Maps is a service provided by Google LLC based at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, USA. When the User visits our Website, Google receives the information that he or she has visited our Website and the technical data listed above. In addition, if the User is registered in his Google account, his or her data will be associated with it. This data may be used by Google for marketing and advertising purposes, including personalized advertising, and may be transferred to Google in the United States for this purpose.

1.5 Cookies and similar technologies

In order to optimize our Users’ experience, we use cookies. Cookies are small encrypted text files that are stored in Users’ browser directories. Cookies collect information and technical details about the User’s navigation (e.g. IP address, pages visited, menu choices, specific information entered in forms). We use functional cookies, which are essential to make the practical use of our Website possible, for example, to prevent the User from having to re-enter his or her settings each time he or she switches between different pages of our Website. We also use services and cookies to analyze the use of our Website, in order to continuously improve it and make it easier to use.

We use the following services and cookies:

Cookie or service / type of cookies Description Expiration (at the latest)
_icl_current_language / Functional This cookie saves the User’s preferred language, to prevent the language from being changed. 1 day
Google Analytics / Analytics We use Google Analytics, a service of Google LLC. Google Analytics uses cookies, which enable an analysis of the use of the Website. We use Google Analytics in order to analyze and continuously improve the use of our Website. Generally, the information generated about the use of our Website is transmitted to a Google server located in the United States, where it is stored. 2 years
cookies_consent / Functional This cookie remembers if the user has closed the Privacy Policy notice on our website. 15 days
wordpress_test_cookie / Functional This cookie is used by WordPress, the content manager used to build the website, to verify that the browser has cookies enabled.

2. Transfer of data.

We may transfer Users’ personal data to third parties, for example to Website storage and software providers, IT service providers, or others. The cookies used by Google Analytics may send data to Google LLC in the United States.

In the event of a request from a competent authority or court, we may disclose the User’s personal data to that authority or court.

3. User Rights.

Each User has the following rights:

  • Request information on the processing of his or her personal data.
  • Request that incorrect or incomplete data be modified.
  • Request that his or her personal data be deleted if they are stored without a legal basis or if they are out of date.
  • Request the deletion or blocking of his or her data, if applicable, if the data have been provided voluntarily or if they are used for commercial communications and the User no longer wishes to be included in the relevant register, either permanently or temporarily.
  • Oppose the use of his or her personal data for advertising, market research or opinion polling purposes.
  • Revoke his or her consent to the processing of data at any time with effect for the future; in this case, further use of the Website is not possible.

4. Data retention period.

Users’ personal data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer necessary to achieve the purpose for which they were collected, if storage periods or other legal reasons for storage no longer apply.

5. Applicable law.

This Privacy Policy is governed by the laws of Chile. The User submits to the jurisdiction of the ordinary courts of justice in the city of Santiago de Chile, expressly waiving any other jurisdiction.

6. Contact.

If the User wishes to assert his rights as described above or has any other questions, he can contact us: info@dlapiper.cl.