Privacy Policy for Defamation Ireland


Defamation Ireland has created this privacy statement to demonstrate its commitment to your privacy. This privacy statement is exclusively related to our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website

Using an industry standard Web statistics service, the Defamation Ireland website tracks IP addresses, browser types, in some cases and length of user sessions for administration purposes. Defamation Ireland may use your IP address to help diagnose technical problems with its Web server or hosting server, to administer its website and to help improve the quality of service available on this site. Your IP address is used to gather broad statistical information. Site visitors ‘session’ are tracked for statistics, but the data are anonymous.

Defamation Ireland only gathers personal information that is need to fulfill your requests. Any information that you provide through forms is not made available to any third parties, and is used by the Defamation Ireland only in line with the purpose for which you provided it.

External Links From This Web site

This web site may provide links to third party external Web sites. The privacy and data protection policies on these sites may differ from that on the Defamation Ireland site, and we advise that you review the other site’s policies before providing personal information. While every care has been taken to ensure the high quality and standard of sites to which we link, Defamation Ireland can take no responsibility for the privacy policies of these sites.

Data Security on Defamation Ireland

Defamation Ireland has data security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under its control. Information held by this site is stored on password-protected computers, behind a firewall, and not accessible to the general public via the Internet.

Privacy Guarantee and Irish Data Protection Compliance Statement

Defamation Ireland guarantees to respect the privacy of your personal information.

This Web site site contains forms to request phone callbacks for free legal advice about potential defamation cases. None of the information collected in these information forms is stored in any sort of customer or marketing database and it is exclusively used to call you back and for nothing else. Your information is sent directly to a qualified solicitor and only used in relation to your request for assistance in regard to questions about defamation. If your proceed with instructing a solicitor, your information will be kept on file in full compliance with the Data Protection Acts, 1988 & 2003.

The Defamation Ireland Web site does not collect or store any information supplied on this site. Your information is passed directly to a solicitor or law firm. The solicitor that provides legal services to you is the relevant Data Controller under the Data Protection Acts.

Law Society of Ireland Regulatory Compliance

You will only be ever contacted by solicitors in response to your specific request for legal assistance and any personal information provided by you in conversation with a solicitor is strictly confidential as governed by Section 4.2 (“Professional Duty of Confidentiality”) of the Law Society of Ireland’s “Guide to Professional Conduct of Solicitors in Ireland”.