Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement describes how Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC (“SAKG”) collects, uses, and discloses certain personal information obtained through our web site at www.sakg.com (“Web Site”). This Privacy Statement does not address information collection through other sources such as in-person seminars or an attorney’s personal contacts.

Effective Date:  January 1, 2015

Personal Information Collection and Use

In general, you can visit our Web Site without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. There may be times, however, when we ask for personally identifiable information from you, such as your name, company, e-mail address, phone number, and address (“Personal Information”). We request this information in order to correspond with you, to provide you with a newsletter or publication, to notify you about events, or otherwise to respond to your requests or provide you with information that we consider may be of interest to you. Where applicable, we will differentiate between personal data fields that are optional and those that are mandatory to obtain the requested information.

Please note that if you send a communication to Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC or one of our employees via e-mail or through the Web Site, your communication will not create a lawyer-client relationship with us. Do not send us any information that you or anyone else considers to be confidential or secret unless we have first agreed to be your lawyers in that matter. Any information you send us before we agree to be your lawyers cannot be protected from disclosure.

International Data Transfers

Our Web Site hosted on web servers in the United States. If you are located in a non-US jurisdiction, your provision of Personal Information or other access to our Web Sites constitutes your transfer of such data to the United States, a jurisdiction that may not provide an equivalent level of data protection to the laws in your home country.

Links to Other Web Sites

The privacy practices set forth in this Privacy Statement are for our Web Site only. The Web Site may contain links to other sites. Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites. If you link to or otherwise visit any other site, please review the privacy policies posted at that sites

Cookies and Passive Tracking

A “cookie” is an element of data that can be sent to your browser. Your browser may then store it on your system based on the preferences you have set on your browser. Cookies gather information about your operating system including, but not limited to, browser type, and Internet Protocol (IP) address. Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC uses this information to analyze the traffic on our Web Site, and better serve you when you return to our Web Site. It is not our intention to use such information to personally identify a user. You have the option to configure your Internet browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. Further, you have the option to block all cookies. Please note, however, that if you refuse or otherwise block cookies you may not be able to use all of the functionality available on the Web Site.

Revisions to this Privacy Statement

Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. Please check the Privacy Statement frequently and particularly before you submit additional personal information via the Web Site. All revisions to this Privacy Statement will be posted on the Web Site with the effective date noted on the top of Privacy Policy page.

Questions or Comments

For questions or comments about our Privacy Statement, please contact:

Jeffrey A. Kennard
Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC
1100 Walnut, Suite 1950
Kansas City, MO  64106-2197
(816) 268-9400
jkennard@sakg.com

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1100 Walnut Street, Suite 1950
Kansas City, MO 64106
P: 816 / 268-9400  F: 816 / 268-9409