Bălănoiu & Associates Law Firm’s Privacy Policy

About our Privacy Policy

This privacy policy describes Bălănoiu & Associates’ current policy regarding personal data collected by Bălănoiu & Associates through this website (www.balanoiu.com). Bălănoiu & Associates is the data controller of any personal information provided to us when we agree to provide services to you as described below.
This privacy policy is independent from Bălănoiu & Associates’ offline personal data processing practices. The term “personal data” refers to personally identifiable information about you or any other person you are referring to, such as name, e-mail address, phone number and any other information that may make you or any other person that you are referring to, identifiable, including one’s individual health information.

The Personal Data We Collect

The personal data Bălănoiu & Associates collects and processes through its website is the information you voluntarily give us when you use our site, including, for example, the contact form that you may use to contact Bălănoiu & Associates and/or to send questions and requests.

When you fill out the contact form on our website, you may provide your name and other contact information, including your company’s name, if applicable, your e-mail address e-mail address of your company, phone number or other personal data.

When you contact us by applying for any recruitment offers, we will only use the personal data you provide in order to contact you about recruitment and job interviews, if your skills and experience are suitable according to the job description.

We also collect information that web browsers, mobile devices, and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, IP address, unique device identifiers, language preference, referring site, the date and time of access, operating system, and mobile network information.
We may determine the approximate location of your device from your IP address. We collect and use this information to, for example, calculate how many people visit our website from certain geographic regions.

We use cookies and other technologies to help us identify and track visitors, usage, and access preferences for our website/ For more information about our use of cookies and other technologies for tracking, including how you can control the use of cookies, please see our Cookies Policy.

How We Use the Collected Personal Data

Bălănoiu & Associates uses the personal data information you provide to answer the questions and requests you will have posted through the contact form on the website and to further communicate with you. Bălănoiu & Associates also uses the information to provide acces to our services, to improve the content and functionality of our website and our services, as well as to better understand our clients and markets.

What are the legal bases

Bălănoiu & Associates processes the personal data you provide through our website on the following legal grounds:

  • The processing is necessary in order to fulfill our commitments to you under any agreements with you or is necessary – for example, in order to enable access to our website on your device; or
  • The processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation; or
  • The processing is necessary in order to protect your vital interests or those of another person; or
  • The processing is necessary for the law firm’s legitimate interest in using your information – for example, to provide and update our services, to improve our services so that we can offer you an even better user experience, to safeguard our services, to communicate with you, to monitor and prevent any problems with our services; or
  • You have given us your consent – which shall be specifically required from case to case.

How Long We Keep the Personal Data

Bălănoiu & Associates keeps the information as long as it is necessary for the purposes for which we collect and use it, as long as we are not legally required to continue to keep it after the purposes are reached.

Disclosure of Your Personal Data

Bălănoiu & Associates may share some or all of the personal data collected through this website with its collaborators and/ or subcontractors, who use this data in accordance with this Privacy Policy in order to achieve the purposes for which you delivered to us your personal data. In addition, there may be some other, limited circumstances in which Bălănoiu & Associates may share or transfer or process in any other way the personal data in our databases to comply with a legal, regulatory of professional obligation or public interest requirement, for the administration of justice, to protect your vital interests or those of another person. While no method of data transmission is guaranteed against unlawful third party interception or other misuse, Bălănoiu & Associates uses commercially reasonable efforts to ensure protection of your data including offline security methods in our physical facilities.

You Rights

You have the right to:

  • request access to your personal information (known as a subject access request) and request certain information in relation to its processing;
  • request rectification of your personal information;
  • request the erasure of your personal information;
  • request that we restrict the processing of your personal information; and
  • object to the processing of your personal information.
  • be provided with a copy of any personal data that we hold about you, with certain related information. There are exceptions to this right; for example where information is legally privileged or if providing you with the information would reveal personal data about another person.
  • withdraw your consent for a specific processing at any time, in the limited circumstances where you may have provided your consent to the collection, processing and transfer of your personal information for a specific purpose. Once the firm has received notification that you have withdrawn your consent, we will no longer process your information for the purpose or purposes you originally agreed to, unless we have another legitimate basis for doing so in law.

If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us via Contact page or by letter to Bucharest, district 3, no. 44-46 Ghe. Dem Teodorescu Street, 2nd floor.

Privacy Policy Changes

Due to continually improving and adding new functionality and features to the website, as well as improving and adding to our existing products, services, and programs, or changes in the applicable law and the changing nature of technology, Bălănoiu & Associates’ data practices will change from time to time. If and when our data practices change, the changes will be announced on our website to notify you of the changes. We encourage you to check this page frequently.

Questions About Our Privacy Policy

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or concerns about the way Bălănoiu & Associates processes your personal data, please contact us.