We at www.judge-smith.com respect your right to privacy
and are committed to respecting and protecting it.
information is used by us. We only use your personal information in ways
How do we collect information and what is collected?
When would we disclose personal information?
- Routine information collected when anyone accesses our site
- Log files
Like most other web sites, we collect statistics about all
visitors to our site. Whenever anyone visits a page on our site
their IP address and domain name is stored, together with the time
and date and the page accessed. This information by itself will
not identify you personally. You can only be identified by
combining this information with the log files of your Internet
Service Provider, which we obviously do not have access to. We do
not attempt to capture your email address by stealth.
Cookies are small pieces of information stored on your computer,
which our web server sends to your browser. On request, the
browser will send the cookie back to the web server. This allows
us to customise certain aspects of the site according to your
You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing your browser
settings. You can set your browser to refuse all cookies, or allow
your browser to show you when a cookie is being sent. If you
choose not to accept cookies, your experience of our site and
other Web sites may be diminished and some features may not work
- Personal information provided by yourself
On certain pages on our site you may be asked to provide personal
information, such as name, email address etc. You are free to choose
whether you provide this information or not. Any information you
provide will be treated as confidential and will not be used for any
purposes other than as stated. We do not share your information with
third parties, other than in exceptional circumstances. These
circumstances are described below.
If you do not want to provide personal information on our site, you do
not have to. However, if you do provide such information it will not
be passed to others and will certainly not be used as a marketable
commodity by ourselves.
- Personal information provided to complete an on-line purchase.
In this case your name, address and credit/debit card details will be
collected using a secure, encrypted connection (SSL) so that these
details are never sent unencrypted over the Internet. The details will
be passed only to our bank for authorisation, via our bank's
authorised secure service provider. Your details are never stored on
our site, or used by ourselves for any other purpose.
- All other information
www.judge-smith.com will only disclose your personal
information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such
action is necessary to:
- Conform with the law or comply with a legal order served on us
by a UK court.
- Protect and defend the rights or property of the www.judge-smith.com
web site, or visitors to our site.
- Identify persons who are violating the law or the rights of
- Cooperate with the investigations of alleged unlawful activities
by legally authorised agencies.
The Legal Bit
We use reasonable precautions to keep any information
disclosed to us secure. However, we are not responsible for any breach of
security or for any actions of any third parties who receive the
By visiting this web site, you consent to the collection
and use of information by us as specified above. If we revise our privacy
policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always
aware of what information we collect, how we use it, under what
circumstances we will disclose it and to whom.