Privacy Policy

I. Martha Croog, LLC PRIVACY POLICY FOR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS UNDER GENERAL STATUTES §42-471

In the ordinary course of our legal practice we may obtain certain personal information, including Social Security numbers. Martha Croog, LLC (“MCLLC”) endeavors to take what it believes are reasonable steps to protect the confidentiality of these Social Security numbers by maintaining what it believes to be reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards. Below is a brief summary of the measures adopted by MCLLC to protect the confidentiality of Social Security numbers:

II. MCLLC Debt Collection Activities and General MCLLC Disclosure Policy.

Among the performance of the legal services that its provides, MCLLC may be attempting to collect a debt, and if you give us information it may be used for that purpose. Outside the normal course of litigation, if applicable, we will not disclose the information we receive from you to any third parties, other than to our clients who we represent in litigation, in which litigation you may be a defendant. We may also disclose the information we receive from you to our business partners who provide information security, and marketing services to us or, as required by law. We will use your information only for our own internal purposes or in the course of litigation and, where appropriate, to contact you directly if you are not represented by an attorney. For example, if you have requested a reinstatement quote or a payoff statement on our Website, we will use the information that you have provided to furnish you with the requested figures. Access to your information is restricted to those of our employees who need to know your information in order to provide services to you or on behalf of the clients who we represent in a lawsuit in which you may be a defendant, including litigation that attempts to collect a debt. While we are committed to protecting your privacy, please be aware that no transaction over the Internet can be completely secure.

III. WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy describes the agreement of Martha Croog, LLC (“MCLLC”, “us,” “our”, or “we”) with you regarding how MCLLC will handle certain information on our website at http://www.marthacroog.com (the “Website”). This Privacy Policy does not address information obtained from other resources such as personal contact with one of our attorneys, legal assistants, or from seminars. By accessing our Website and/or providing information to us on our Website, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of certain information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Information Collected on Our Website: If you merely download material or browse through our Website, our servers automatically collect certain information from you which may include: (i) the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; (ii) the browser software you use and your operating system; and (iii) the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our Website. The information we automatically collect may be used to improve our Website to make it as useful as possible for our visitors, but it will not be based on any personal information that you choose to share with us. When you do voluntarily choose to provide us with personal information, we will collect and keep it for the purposes intended, which may include the attempt to collect a debt. After we have taken the appropriate action in response to the information you have submitted, MCLLC will retain that information for its records. Please note that if we decide to change the manner in which we use or retain personal information, we may update this Privacy Policy. Please be aware that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While MCLLC strives to protect information it collects on its Website, MCLLC cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to our Website and you do so at your own risk.

NOTICE TO CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. THIS WEBSITE IS ONLY INTENDED FOR ADULTS. MCLLC DOES NOT KNOWINGLY COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 13 PLEASE DO NOT SEND US YOUR NAME, EMAIL ADDRESS OR ANY CONTACT OR OTHER INFORMATION. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CONTACT US PLEASE ASK YOUR PARENTS OR LEGAL GUARDIANS TO DO SO ON YOUR BEHALF.

Cookies: Information that is not personally identifiable is collected through a variety of passive methods, including the use of cookies. Cookies are pieces of information generated by web servers and stored in your computer for future access, which is considered by many to be industry standard. MCLLC may examine cookies in connection with the operation of its website and to improve your navigation of it. You can alter the configuration of your browser to accept or refuse cookies, but if you do so, it is possible that some areas of our website, or other web sites that use cookies will not function fully when you view them.

Links to Other Websites: MCLLC is not responsible for the practices or policies of other websites that are linked to or from our Website, or which are described in any communication you receive from MCLLC in the ordinary course of its legal practice. MCLLC assumes no responsibility for the privacy or security of information you provide to any third party through linked web sites or any other means. We encourage you to review the privacy policies and procedures of any web site that you visit.

IV. GENERAL INFORMATION

How to Contact Us: If you have questions about either the Social Security Privacy Policy, our Website Privacy Policy, or how we use the personal information you submit on our website; or if you wish that we modify or delete your personal information that we have collected, you may contact us at via e-mail at information@mcroogllc.com or by phone at 860-236-9661.