Privacy Policy

Introduction

This privacy statement details the approach of Mark Goldstein Associates Ltd (“MGA”) to privacy issues.  If you have queries relating to privacy issues, please address them to karen.goldstein@mgacr.co.uk.

How MGA uses personal information

 We process personal information based on consent for the purpose of administering insolvency appointments.  We will not use your personal data for any other activity unless we are otherwise required or permitted to by law.  Typically, identifying information such as name, organisation, telephone, email is collected to provide relevant information and is for our use only.

We keep personal data securely and it will only be used by MGA for the purpose of administering insolvency appointments.  Your personal data will only be retained for as long as is required for the purposes for which it was collected or as required by law.

Transparency

MGA will provide reasonable access to those who wish to review the personal information retained, if any.  In all cases we will treat requests to access information or change information in accordance with legal requirements.  Please email us at karen.goldstein@mgacr.co.uk.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

MGA reserves the right to modify or amend this privacy statement at any time and for any reason. Nothing contained herein creates or is intended to create a contract or agreement between MGA and any user visiting the MGA website.

Cookies

Like most websites, we use cookies which are placed on your hard drives via the browser.

Cookies do not collect personal information and most browsers permit users to opt-out of receiving them.  You may also delete cookies from your system after your visit.

Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our website will issue cookies as soon as you visit our site and by using the MGA website you agree that we may place these on your system or device.

A list of all of the cookies used on the MGA website are set out below.  Brief details of the purpose of these cookies is also set out with a guide to indicate the nature of the cookies:

Owner Name Purpose Lifespan
Google
Analytics
__utma Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 Years from set/update
  __utmt Used to throttle request rate. 10 min
  __utmb Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 30 min
  __utmc Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit. End of browser session
  __utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 6 months from set/update
  __utmv Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the  _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update
  __ga Used to distinguish users 2 years
  __gid Used to distinguish users 24 hours
  __gat Used to throttle request rate 1 minute
Cloudflare __cfduid Identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis.  Does not correspond to any user ID in web application, and does store any personally identifiable information. 5 years


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