Please take note that your use of Email,our Website, this Facebook page, the Internet, Cell Phones, Voicemail and Fax communications in contacting our Firm, its lawyers, paralegals or staff, and any Email, Internet, Cell Phones, Voicemail and Fax reply from any of them to your inquiry, is not secure, does not make us your lawyers or create a lawyer and client relationship. We are not able to respond to time sensitive information unless you become our client. You may become our client if we agree in writing to act for you, and if you retain us, in compliance with Tamir Litigation Law Firm usual practices for accepting clients, which includes a written retainer agreement in the terms required by Tamir Litigation Law Firm. Until you become our client, please do not send us any confidential information, because that information is not secure, and we cannot hold that information in confidence. Information provided by us to you cannot be treated as legal advice unless you become our client. Your use of Email, this Website, the Internet, Cell Phones, Voicemail and Fax communications in contacting our Firm, its lawyers, paralegals or staff constitutes your consent to Email, the Internet, this Website, Cell Phones, Voicemail and Fax communications with Tamir Litigation Law Firm unless you advise us otherwise. None of the information provided on this website or via our social media does not constitute legal advice and should not be relied upon in attempting to resolve any types of legal issues.
*Past results are not a guarantee of future success.
You are able to withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual obligations and upon providing us with reasonable notice. Please note that once your consent is withdrawn, provision of our services may become technically impossible. In any event, we will inform you of the impact withdrawn consent will have on our ability to provide services.
What type of information we collect via this website
At this time we collect your information in two ways. First, its information that you submit to us via our Contact Form or/ and our Consultation Form. This information is necessary for us to provide you with the initial legal services. *Please note that we ask for you not to submit any sensitive information via website. Sensitive information includes copies of government issued IDs, banking information, propriety documents, financial statements, corporate documents, etc.
Second way we collect your information is via Web server logs and through cookies. This information is collected passively by our platform host and is used to improve user experience while browsing our website.
Who will have access to your information
Lawyers, staff and third party service providers will have access to your information.
How your information is safeguarded
We take a great caution in handling your personal information. Our website is using an HTTPS communications protocol. HTTPS is a connection encrypted by Transport Layer Security. Depending on the browser you use, you will notice either a small lock sign or letters //https: right before www.tamirlitigation.com. This is found in the browser address window, on the top of your browser page.
HTTPS ensures that this website is owned by Tamir Litigation Law Firm and that privacy and integrity of the exchanged data is protected via encryption. When your information is stored, it is protected by several lawyers of security features which are in compliance with the guidelines of the Law Society of Upper Canada and with the current security protocols. Most of our third party service providers are located in Ontario and hence are subject to the same privacy laws. Occasionally we may have to retain a provider outside Ontario , and in this case we will be informing you of privacy obligations in that jurisdiction.
Internet and web service providers are located outside Ontario and are signatory to EU-U.S. Privacy Shield & Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Disclosure. They participate in and has certified their compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. To learn more about the Privacy Shield Framework, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield List.[https://www.privacyshield.gov]
How long your information will be stored
As per Law Society guidelines, your information will be stored for 15 years since the date your file has been closed.
If you have any further questions or concerns please contact us at
Information on this website and relationships with clients
Compliance with Personal Information Protections and Electronic Documents Act:
Personal information means any information that can be used to identify you as an individual, including details such as the matter about which you contacted this website and any other information that you choose to provide.
Under the applicable Canadian legislation, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, we follow the following required Fair Information Principles in the course of collecting, using or disclosing your personal information:
1. We are accountable for personal information under our control
2. We collect personal information only for the purposes of providing legal services to clients and in order to enable us to conduct our business and comply with regulatory requirements. Please do not submit any sensitive information via our website. Sensitive information includes government issued IDs, license plate numbers, business and corporation numbers, CRA related information, date of birth, banking information, trade secrets, etc. If you do submit such information you are deemed to do so at your own risk. We will not be responsible for any consequences of having such information submitted.
3. We obtain your Consent before collecting, using or disclosing your personal information, unless permitted or required by law;
4. We limit the personal information to that which is necessary for us to provide legal services and conduct our business;
5. The personal information we collect is only used, disclosed or retained for its original intended purpose (unless you provide your consent to a different use or disclosure) and we retain it only as long as necessary for those purposes, with the following exceptions:
i. we may be required to disclose your personal information to a lawyer representing our Firm;
ii. to collect a debt the individual owes to our Firm;
iii. to comply with a subpoena, a warrant or an order made by a court or other body with appropriate jurisdiction;
iv. to the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC) as required by the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act;
v. to comply with a governmental requests as authorized and required by law;
vi. to another organization or third party in instances where it is reasonable in connection with a business transaction, audit or/ and insurance purposes
vii. in an emergency threatening an individual's life, health, or security (the organization must inform the individual of the disclosure).
6. We take care to ensure that the information we have is accurate
7. We safeguard the privacy of your personal information through security measures
8. We are open with you about our policies and practices related to managing your personal information.
9. Upon request, we provide you with access to your personal information, subject to any limitations imposed by law. Please contact Anna Tamir directly at in case of any questions or concerns with respect to privacy of collected information.
10. We address and respond to any questions or concerns you may have. Please feel free to contact us if you require any further information.
What type of personal information can be sent by you via this website:
If you fill out the contact form on this website, we will ask you to provide some personal information (such as e-mail address, name, phone number and postal address).
If you establish a solicitor-client relationship with a particular lawyer, you will be required, in the context of that relationship, to provide Sensitive Information for the purpose of conducting legal services. As noted above, such information is outside the scope of this Policy and should never be submitted through this website.
Security of the information delivered via our website:
Our website is hosted on cloud based servers that have been audited and certified as ISO 27001 compliant. The ISO 27001 certification outlines industry best practices for managing security risks. The server platform has also been audited and certified as ISO 27018 compliant. The ISO 27018 certification outlines industry best practices for handling personally Identifiable Information (PII) in a public cloud computing environment.
In order for some of the site technologies to work properly, a small data file (“cookie”) must be downloaded and stored on your device. By default, we use several persistent cookies for purposes of session and user authentication, security, keeping the User’s preferences (e.g., regarding default language and settings), connection stability (e.g., for uploading media, using e-Commerce features, etc.), monitoring performance of our services and marketing campaigns, and generally providing and improving our Services.
If you want to delete or block any cookies, please refer to the help and support area on your internet browser for instructions on how to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. Information on deleting or controlling cookies is also available at www.aboutcookie.org Please note that deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies or tracking technologies may prevent you from accessing certain areas or features of our services, or may otherwise adversely affect your user experience.