The Data Protection Act 1998
The SLG website complies with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.
Use Made of Personal Information
Personal information provided to SLG via the SLG website will be used:
- to maintain the statutory register of members of Solicitors in Local Government Ltd in accordance with the requirements of Companies Act legislation
- to provide you with information about forthcoming events and news, provide goods and services, including marketing, advertising and promotions on behalf of both SLG and LGG Training, unless a user elects to opt-out of receiving such communications.
- In addition, personal information may be used for statistical analysis.
Your personal details will be shared with our subsidiary training company, LGG Training, unless you ask us not to but will not be made available to any other third parties.
Use of Data For Direct Marketing Purposes
Users are given the opportunity to opt-out of receiving future direct marketing material from SLG by selecting the appropriate box on the personal profile page. Where users do not opt-out of such communications, SLG may provide information on the company's products, membership services, events, and training and education programmes. If at any time users want SLG to stop sending such communications they should amend their personal profile accordingly via this website
Verifying, updating and amending your personal information
If, at any time, a user wants to verify, update or amend their personal data they may view and update their personal profile at www.slgov.org.uk
Links to Third Party Websites
The Company is not responsible for the privacy policies of third party websites. The Company advises users to read the privacy policies of other websites before registering any personal data.
The Company holds your personal data in accordance with the security provisions of the Data Protection legislation.
Notification of Changes
Users have the right to ask SLG for a copy of the personal data held about them and to request that SLG correct any inaccuracies in that information.