CONTAINS IMPORTANT INFORMATION
OF OUR CONCERN FOR PROTECTING YOUR RIGHTS
UNDER FEDERAL PRIVACY LAWS.
We collect personal
information about you and all our clients from the information you submit
on our applications or other forms, and through information, we obtain
over the course of your business relationship with our affiliates,
others, and us. In addition, we may from time to time receive information
about you from a consumer-reporting agency.
As a rule, we will not disclose any personal information about our
clients or former clients to anyone, consistent with our professional
confidentiality obligations. However, upon your request, we will disclose
information about you, and we may be required by law to disclose personal
information about you, as, for example, in response to a subpoena or
other court order.
In addition, if requested by you, we may
disclose personal information about you to your team of financial and
legal advisor firms. In all such situations, we stress the confidential
nature of information being shared. We employ precautions to maintain the
security of our data transmitted via computer. We use the services of a
document shredding company to destroy paper records no longer required.
Instructions' regarding client confidentiality has always been a part of
our employee manual. We provide access to your personal information only
to those employees who need to know the information to provide you with
our services. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards
to guard your personal information. Lawyer's in the State of California
have been and continue to be bound by professional standards of
confidentiality that are even more stringent than those required by law.
Please call us if you would
like to review this or any other matter in detail.
"Employment law in California can be a minefield. Burt's ongoing
training seminars and
his philosophy of "Keep in Compliance and Out of Court" have saved
our company tens of
thousands of dollars. I recommend Burt and The Law Offices of
Burton Boltuch for any employment-related issue
to train your company's managers and other employees."
Health Care Management, Inc.