Privacy Statement

 

Our privacy promise

You decide how you want to hear from us and you can change your mind at any time

We’ll keep your data safe, won’t sell it to any third parties and won’t keep anything longer than necessary.

 

Collection and use of personal data via the website

Users of the DLA website can visit it without revealing their identity or providing information about themselves.

We only collect information directly from users when they voluntarily submit their personal information to us.

Where users have opted in to receiving e-communications from DLA, it will always give them a clear option to opt out at any time. We agree to act upon such requests in an efficient manner and to stop such e-communications to those users immediately.

 

The information we collect

We may collect the following information:

 

Newsletters

If you have said we can, we’ll send you newsletters by email. You can stop receiving newsletters by using the ‘unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of any promotional email sent from DLA or by contacting us on 0113 887 3100 or emailing us at reception@dla-design.co.uk. We’ll then update your information as soon as possible.

 

Purpose of personal data processing

When you sign up online to receive newsletters online, we will be communicating with you by email. When you subscribe, you are giving us consent and opting-in at the point of sign up We require this information to keep you up-to-date so that you may be better informed about our work and the services we may provide to you. You can opt out at any time by unsubscribing.

 

Data processing

We are registered data controllers, and have been since March 2009. You can find us on the data protection register held by the Information Commissioners Office under registration number Z1674836.

Adobe host our website and act as our data processor, only processing personal data in accordance with our permission and instructions. Adobe have implemented a set of certified security processes and controls to help protect the data entrusted to them, helping them comply with several security and privacy certifications, standards, and regulations, including SOC-2, ISO 27001, and the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield.

 

Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience.

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Analytics built into the website software are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including Twitter, Linkedin and Instagram will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Hopefully that has clarified things for you, however if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.

 

Your rights

Your rights relating to your personal information:

 

How to contact us

We hope this Privacy Statement has been helpful in explaining how we use your personal data and your rights.

If you have any questions that haven’t been covered please contact us as follows: