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Privacy Policy

Last updated: 28/05/2012

We are committed to safeguarding and preserving your privacy when you visit our website. This Privacy Policy, together with our Terms & Conditions, sets out what happens to any personal data that you provide to us, or that we collect from you when you visit our website. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected on the website at (‘our website’).

For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 (‘Act’), the data controller is The Association of Litigation Funders of England & Wales (‘ALF’, ‘we’, ‘our’ or ‘us’) whose registered office is: 8 Waterloo Place 4th Floor, Waterloo Place, London, England, SW1Y 4BE. Our nominated representative for the purposes of the Act is Susan Dunn, Director.

Information We Collect

In operating our website we may collect the following data about you:

• Details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data;

• Information provided to us when you communicate with us for any reason.

Use of The Information We Collect

The information collected and stored by us and relating to you is primarily used to enable us to provide our services to you. In addition, we may use the information for the
following purposes:

• To improve our services;
• To ensure the content of our website is organised in the most effective manner for you and your computer;
• For our internal records and/or other statistical and internal purposes;
• To provide you with specific information you have requested from us, relating to our services; and to meet our contractual commitments to you.

From time to time, we may send you email announcements, news updates or other information which we think you may find interesting and using the email address which you have provided.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. We use appropriate technologies to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards in order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure to it. We won’t share your information with any third parties unless, as part of a requested service, you give us your permission to do so.

Use Of Cookies

We may on occasion use cookies to gather information about your computer and your general internet use whilst you are on our website. Cookies are small text files that our web server places on the hard drive of your computer to be a unique identifier. Where used, these cookies are downloaded onto your computer automatically. They may help us to improve our website and the service that we provide to you. Cookies identify your computer but otherwise do not collect or store any personal information about you.

You may choose to accept or decline cookies. This can be done by modifying your browser setting on your computer which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that if you choose to change your browser settings and to decline cookies, you may experience technical difficulties with some parts of our website.

Links to Third Party Websites

Our Website may offer links to other websites. We have no control over such websites or their privacy policies. Therefore, we do not accept any responsibility or liability whatsoever for their policies, and such sites are not governed by this Privacy Policy. If you click on the links to leave our website, we encourage you to exercise caution and check the privacy policy of the website in question. We do not pass on any personal information about our visitors to any other website.

Controlling Your Personal Information

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Act. A small fee will be payable. Please see below our contact details, if you would like a copy of the information we hold about you. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. Changes to Our Privacy Policy We may update this Privacy Policy at any time by updating this page, so please return and review this Policy regularly to take notice of any changes we have made, as they are binding on you.


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