Privacy Statement for PATLA.ORG
*Updated Feb. 13, 2004
Welcome to the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association web site. PaTLA has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to privacy for our web site users and our members. The privacy statement may change at any time; any changes will be posted on this page. Should you have additional questions, comments or concerns please contact us:
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
121 South Broad St., Ste 600
Philadelphia, PA 19107
We can be reached via e-mail at: [email protected]
You can reach us by telephone at: 215-546-6451
Are you interested in PaTLA courses, products and events and news and information updates? Would you like to hear about PaTLA member benefits and services? Please click here to send us your e-mail address and we will send you the latest in legal resources through e-mails on topics of interest to trial lawyers.
PaTLA currently does not sell or rent e-mail addresses (2/13/2004). If you wish to be removed from our e-mail mailings, please click here ([email protected]) to submit an e-mail to our webmaster to have your e-mail removed from our list, or call 215-546-6451.
Loss of/Problems with Internet Connectivity
PaTLA is committed to providing 100 percent availability of its Internet site and email listservs. However, loss of connectivity or hardware failure can always occur. For this reason, PaTLA does not guarantee its Internet connectivity, nor can we be responsible for lost or delayed requests, email, or content.
For questions regarding our web site being down or any related service outage, please send an email to [email protected], or call 215-546-6451.
PATLA.ORG Site/Membership, Registration & Purchase Forms
Our site's registration and purchase forms require users to give us contact information (like name, email address and Pennsylvania Supreme Court ID number), method of payment, and certain demographic information. We use customer contact information from these forms to send the user information about our association and its services. The customer's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary. Information regarding method of payment is collected for member enrollment, registration and to process orders for products and services.
PATLA.ORG contains links to other external web sites that do not fall under the PATLA.ORG domain. Neither PaTLA nor its agents are responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such external web sites and links.
E-Commerce & Security
Our site features an online store for books, cle, and other events. We collect visitor's contact information (like email address) and method of payment. Contact information from the online orders is used to process orders, deliver purchase confirmations, and to send information about our association and its services. We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using a Secure Sockets Layer that encrypts the information you input. Online payments are processed through Verisign (http://www.verisign.com/)
We may hold promotions periodically on our site in which we ask visitors for contact information (like email address) and demographic information. The customer's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary.
Listservs are benefits of Section Membership. PaTLA hosts active listservs for its Automobile Law, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Workers' Compensation and New Lawyer Sections. Membership to sections requires an additional fee, except for the New Lawyer Section, which is free to all members who have been in practice for less than ten years. In addition to Section membership, various listservs have additional requirements for participation. Click here for more about the many benefits of joining a section and viewing additional requirements. (http://www.patla.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Sections_and_Committees/Sections.htm)
Please remember that any information that is disclosed on listservs is public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal information. PATLA.ORG and its agents do not ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit through our listservs and general e-mail and you do so at your own risk.