Axe Legal (ABN 72 257 481 636) is a pre-eminent Australian legal partnership providing legal services in Australia.
This privacy notice does not apply to any third-party websites, plug-ins or applications to which you may be directed from our website. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We encourage you to read the privacy policies/notices on any other websites you visit. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third parties and your use of those websites is at your own risk.
(Contact Information) We collect personal data such as your name, title, position, the company you work for, your postal address, email address and phone number. We may also ask about your relationship to another person, for example to establish any conflict of interest that might exist. We require the above information in order to engage with you.
(Identification and Verification) We may ask for:
We may also find information about you from other sources, such as from:
We require this information as part of our business acceptance processes and to comply with our legal obligations.
(Automated Interactions) As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect personal data from your device by using cookies and other similar technologies. Processing such information is necessary for us to pursue our legitimate interests in improving our website and providing a more relevant service to our clients.
We need the above-mentioned personal data because it is necessary:
We may share information that you have provided to us as necessary with certain third parties such as service providers acting on our behalf who will use the data to provide the service. These may include:
We may also share your personal data with a purchaser or potential purchaser of our business. In some circumstances, we may have to disclose your personal information for legal or regulatory purposes, such as where:
has asked us for it.
Your personal data will be retained in line with legal and regulatory retention periods. At the end of any retention period, your personal data will either be securely deleted in its entirety or anonymised so that you can no longer be identified from that data.
Depending on the country where you are based and subject to certain exceptions and limitations you may have various legal rights in relation to your personal data, as set out in this section.
You can ask us to:
You may exercise or enquire about the above rights by contacting our data protection team by emailing [email protected].
We hope this privacy notice has been helpful in setting out the way we handle your personal data and your rights to control it. This privacy notice sets out most of your rights under relevant laws, but not necessarily every right you have.
If you have any concerns, requests related to, among others, the exercise of your rights, complaints or questions that haven’t been covered, please visit our Contact Us page or email us at [email protected].
You have a right to make a complaint to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) at any time.