We may collect the following information:
When providing and administering legal services, special categories of your personal data will be processed only if your express consent has been given and/or if it is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims and/or if such data have been manifestly made public by you.
The personal data processed for the purpose of providing and administering legal services will be stored for 10 (ten) years as of the fulfilment by us of your last assignment plus the period until 15 January of the succeeding year, except where a longer period is established by laws and/or other regulations.
In the event that you give your consent, your personal data will be stored for 5 (five) years from the date of your consent plus the period until 15 January of the succeeding year. Where your personal data are processed for the purpose of direct marketing on the basis of our legitimate interest, your personal data will be stored for a period of validity of a contract for legal services.
These data will be processed on the basis of your consent. If you do not submit your CV and/or motivational letter, we will not be able to assess your eligibility for the position.
In the event that you do not consent to your personal data processing upon completion of the recruitment process, we undertake to delete and/or destroy your personal data within 5 (five) business days after signing an employment contract with the selected candidate.
Please note that failing to submit certain personal data will deprive us from rendering legal services in full in accordance with the procedure established by laws.
Your personal data will be processed in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Lithuania on Legal Protection of Personal Data and other regulations. When identifying the means of personal data processing and in the course of such processing, we undertake to implement appropriate technical and organizational measures for protecting your personal data from accidental or unlawful destruction, damage, modification, loss, disclosure or any other kind of illegal processing and to adopt proper measures taking into account the risks around your personal data processing.
In cases where during the performance of a contract for legal services the data are not obtained directly from the Client, the notification obligation will not apply because of the lawyer’s (i) statutory duty of confidentiality, and (ii) the right to receive and collect information (special categories of personal data including) and to perform processing operations on such information.
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We use the following cookies on our Website:
(a) Session cookies. These cookies are used to improve the Website usability and to collect general (anonymous) information about the Website use;
(b) Analytical cookies (tracking cookies from “Google Analytics”). These cookies allow the Data Controller to recognise and to count the number of visitors to the Website and to track how visitors move around the Website. This helps the Data Controller to improve the functioning of the Website, for example, to make sure that the Website visitors easily find what they are looking for. Data collected through the use of these cookies are processed on the basis of your consent;
(c) Functional cookies. These cookies are used to recognise you when you are returning to the Website. This enables the Data Controller to provide the content customised according to your needs on social networks and to remember the information relevant to you. Data collected through the use of these cookies are processed on the basis of your consent.
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We would recommend that you should read the privacy statements of the other parties with whom you interact if you have any questions regarding their use of your personal data.
Personal data made available to us in connection with our provision of legal services may be disclosed to the following persons for the purpose of providing such services (i) to courts, bailiffs, national or local authorities, agencies and/or organisations, or (ii) to our lawyer partners in other countries or to certain professionals (e.g. auditors, engineers, assessors, bankers, stockbrokers, translators, etc.) as stipulated in the Legal Services Contract signed with the Client, or (iii) to opposing parties before which we represent the Client, or (iv) to any other lawyer and/or staff of the Data Controller or to any other company or individual providing services to the Data Controller, or (v) to any other parties, including providers of certain services, such as IT, translation, courier and similar services.
Whenever the Data Controller transfers your personal data to a third country, such transfer will only be made subject to one of the followings conditions: (i) the transfer is made to the country in respect of which an adequacy decision has been taken, (ii) the transfer is made subject to appropriate safeguards designated by law, (iii) the transfer is made by applying derogations for specific situations determined by law where it cannot be made pursuant to items (i) and (ii) above.
You have the following rights:
In order to exercise your rights, you may submit a written request, complaint or claim to us in any of the following ways:
We will respond to your request, complaint or claim in writing, acting in accordance with the applicable laws and will do our best to provide you with information within the shortest time possible, but in no event later than within 30 (thirty) days after receiving your request, complaint or claim. In exceptional cases, the said 30-day period may be extended by another 30 (thirty) days by giving notice to you.
If having received your request, complaint or claim we have doubts as to your identity, we will have the right to ask for your identity document.
If we fail to provide you with the necessary information and/or you have complaints about how your personal data are processed, you may approach the National Data Protection Authority by filing a complaint.
Last updated on 7 January 2019