Privacy

United States
Your privacy

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy discloses how we collect, protect, use, and share information gathered about you on our website.

Collection and use of information

Personal information. You can use our website without divulging any personal information. We collect personal information about you if you complete forms on our website, including the “News & Publications Alerts Sign Up” and the “Events Sign Up”. We use this information to process your request and we may also use it to keep you informed about other publications, events and services of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP that we believe may be of interest to you. We may include the information you provide to our databases, subscriber lists, and/or contact lists. We maintain this information in our firm’s password-protected contacts database.

Through the website, you also are able to send emails to firm personnel regarding employment or other matters. Such emails contain your email address and such other personal information as you may provide. We retain this information, which we may use to respond to your inquiry.

If you are a client logging in to our Extranet, we collect your user name and password.

We do not sell or otherwise disclose to third parties any personal information that you provide through this website except as may be required by law or in response to an investigation by law enforcement or other government authorities.

Non-Personal and Aggregated Information. We log certain non-personal information, such as your IP address and browser type, the name of the website from which you entered our website, which pages you visit on our website, and how much time you spend on each page. We use this information to monitor use of and improve our website. We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the website, and gather information for aggregate use.

International transfers of information

Personal information that you send to Debevoise & Plimpton LLP through this website is sent to our server, which is presently located in the United States. We may transfer such personal information to any office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. Any email you send through the website to any personnel of the firm may be routed through the United States to your addressee, who may be located in the United States or elsewhere. In submitting personal information to us, you expressly consent to the transfer of that information across national borders and you acknowledge that such information may be processed and stored in a country with privacy laws that differ from those of your country.

Updates to your information

You may request details of the information we hold about you, and change or delete any of that information, by sending an email to privacy@debevoise.com. You may also send us an email to unsubscribe or to opt out of receiving any information from us.

Reorganization of business

If we reorganize or transfer our business, we may transfer your personal information to the reorganized or new business.

Updates to this policy

The effective date of our most recent privacy policy is indicated at the top of this page. We may change this privacy policy from time to time by updating this page. By using our website or sending us any personal information after the indicated effective date, you signify your agreement with this policy and you will be deemed to be bound to the policy in effect as of the date of such use.

Consent

By providing personal information to us through our website, you consent to our use of it as set out in this privacy policy.

Contact Information

You may contact us with any questions in connection with this privacy policy by sending an email to privacy@debevoise.com.

Cookies

Our website uses cookies.

Cookies are text files which are stored on your computer or other device when you visit our website. They allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a positive experience when you browse our website and to improve our website.

Our website uses session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are stored temporarily on your device whilst you browse our website and are deleted from your device when you finish browsing. Persistent cookies are stored on your device after you have finished browsing our website so that we can remember your preferences when you visit our website in the future.

First party cookies are set by us; third party cookies are set by a third party’s website.

We use Google Analytics to provide us with information about how you use our website which we use to help us to improve our website. Google uses cookies as part of this process (see Google's Privacy Policy).

If you wish to restrict, block or delete the cookies which are set by our website, you can do this using your browser settings. If you set your browser preferences to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. If you delete cookies relating to our website, including your cookie preferences, you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit our website.

To find out more about cookies visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Consent

By using our website you consent to our use of cookies as set out above.