Peasegoods is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office Registration Number Z6193824. We may collect personal information from you in the course of our business (including through your use of our website or when you contact or request information from us). Your personal information will be held by us when you engage Peasegoods for legal services. Your information will be used for the purposes below.

Your Information and Data

1.1 Data, such as your name, address, email address, telephone numbers, your employer and your marital status.

1.2 Information to comply with good practice under the Equality Act 2010.

1.3 Information you provide to us in connection with your legal case.

1.4 information to fulfil our legal, regulatory (as an example, to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations to identify and verify the identity of our clients, their source of funds and beneficial ownership) and risk management obligations.

1.5 information to comply with legal and regulatory obligations or for other legitimate business purposes.

1.6 In using our website your IP address and information about your visit, such as the time, pages viewed are automatically logged. This information is collected anonymously; it does not identify you personally.

Sharing and Retaining Information

Your personal information will be retained as necessary to provide relevant legal services and for a period appropriate to the category of data it relates to. If you want to know more please write to The Managing Partner, Peasegoods Solicitors, 937-941 Rochdale Road, Blackley, Manchester, M9 8AE.

We may also share some of your personal information with other third parties who we trust eg costs draftsmen. If you do not want such services to be outsourced, please let us know as soon as possible.

Other people we may share information with include:

Litigation opponents, barristers, experts, interpreters, process servers and other service providers who assist us in our work. legal and regulatory bodies including the Solicitors Regulatory Authority, the Legal Ombudsman, Government Agencies, the Court Service and others including technology and software providers

If you apply for legal aid then we may be required to share some or all of your information with the Legal Aid Agency.
When we share your information we will always take care to ensure that your information remains confidential and safe.

Your Rights

You have the right to request access to the information we hold about you. You also have the right to correct any incorrect data held about you or to request we erase your personal information. You may ask that we restrict or object to the processing of your personal information.

Jane O`Brien is the person with responsibility for data protection who you should contact if you wish to exercise your rights. We will no longer process your information following a request unless we are permitted to do so by law. We may charge a fee where the law allows us to do so.

You have a right to complain to the Information Commissioners Office ico.org.uk/

Security

Your personal information will be held securely and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018.
Your personal information is not transferred abroad. We hold your personal information in electronic and physical files.
Our employees must use login & passwords to authorise access to electronic files.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website and help us create a more useful and easy to use site. This is a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to collect information such as visitor numbers and the most popular pages.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

If you want to see more information about how Google uses this data and what they do with the data they collect, please view their privacy policy.

Cookies

For more information on cookies and how to control them please visit the website of the Information Controllers Office – Cookies – advice for members of the public