This privacy policy, drafted pursuant to article 13 of the Italian Legislative Decree no. 196 dated June, 30 2003 (“Privacy Code”) and in compliance with the Recommendation no. 2/2001, adopted on May 17, 2001 by the Group created pursuant to article 29 of Directive no. 95/46/EC, describes the modalities whereby the law firm Laward - Avvocati Associati (hereinafter referred as “Laward”) carries out the processing (collection, recording and utilization) of personal data pertaining to the users who visit the website (hereinafter “Website”). This privacy policy is not applied to other websites, owned by third parties, although accessible through links on the Website pages.

Data controller

The controller of the personal data pertaining to the Website, as per Privacy Code, is the law firm Laward - Avvocati Associati, with registered office at 32100 Belluno, piazza Santo Stefano 7, tax code 01190850253, represented by Messrs Pierantonio Luceri and Nicola Roni.

Categories, type and purposes of the processed data

Laward will process selected personal data of users who interact with the Website’s services.
According to Article 4 of Privacy Code, “personal data” means << any information relating to natural persons that are or can be identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information including a personal identification number >>.

Navigation data

These are navigation data that the computer systems, due to their operation, acquire automatically during the use of the Website, such as the IP address, domain names through which the users connect to the Website, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses, as well as the details (time, procedures used to submit requests to the server, file size, numeric codes) of the requests sent to the Website’s server, which make navigation possible.
These are information that are not collected to be associated with identified subjects or persons but, due to their intrinsic nature, through processing and in conjunction with data held by third parties, may allow the identification of users.
Navigation data may also be used to complete anonymous statistics that are useful to understand how the Website is used and to improve the structure thereof.
Navigation data may also be used in order to detect and check for any illegal operations, as in case of cyber crimes, that make prejudice to the Website and/or Laward.

Data provided by the user

The optional and voluntary sending by the users of any communication to the contacts indicated on the Website implies the acquisition of the e-mail address and the other personal data contained in the communication.


The Website may utilize some types of cookies. A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in the user's web browser while the user is browsing.
There are different types of cookies, some of them are designed in order to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember stateful information (user’s data, preferences, interests), whilst others (so-called “session cookies”) are only used for the transmission of the session identifying data required to guarantee efficient searching on the Website or to perform services required by users.
Other types of cookies, or of similar technologies, may be used from time to time in order to permit the use of the Website or certain functions. Specific persistent cookies, which can be deleted at any time, may be used to track the language of the user’s computer system.
In case of session data and those data strictly necessary in order for the Website to perform, they must be necessarily supplied and the users’ consent is not required. Failure to supply such data may imply the impossibility of connecting to the Website and to browse it.

Voluntary provision of data

Notwithstanding the previous provisions regarding navigation data and cookies, users are free to supply their personal data in contacts and/or in communications with/to Laward. Failure to supply such data implies the impossibility to receive a reply.

Purpose of the processing

Personal data shall be processed by Laward with sole reference to:

  • requests for contact or information about Laward and its activities;
  • application and CV sending;
  • subscription to newsletters or request for pieces, sending of invitation for conferences or events.

Processing methods

Personal data shall be processed using automated tools, on the basis of logics strictly related to the purposes of processing, and for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which such data have been collected.
Laward adopts specific security measures in order to prevent data losses, unlawful or incorrect uses of data and unauthorized accesses.

Scope of communication of personal data

Personal data shall be processed by the personnel appointed by Laward and by Laward’s professionals. Personal data may also be processed by third parties, providers of external services (e.g. technical assistance), acting on behalf or in the name of Laward and duly appointed as data processor, and who shall process the data in accordance with the purpose for which the data were originally collected.

Disclosure of data

Personal data will not be disclosed.

Rights of the data subject

Laward informs users that Privacy Code provides them with specific rights, listed in article 7.
In particular, at any time, the data subject is entitled to obtain: the confirmation of the existence or not of the personal data concerning said subject (even though such data have still not been recorded), and their communication in an intelligible form; specification of the origin of the personal data, the purposes and methods of processing, and the logic applied in case of electronic processing; the identification details of the data controller and of the data processors, and of those persons or categories of persons to whom the personal data may be disclosed, or who may become aware of such personal data; the updating, rectification and supplementing of data, as well as the deletion, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of any data processed in breach of the law, including those data which do not have to be stored in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or subsequently processed.
The data subject, as per article 7 of Privacy Code, is entitled, on the ground of due reasons, to object to the processing of personal data, even though it pertains to the purpose of the collection thereof, and also to the processing of personal data for the purpose of sending promotional communications for the completion of market surveys. All of the aforesaid rights may be exercised by writing to:

The Website’s privacy policy may be updated periodically.