Sage Family Lawyers collects personal information in order to provide professional services to our clients and to operate and market our legal practice business.
We will usually collect personal information directly from you; however, we may also collect information from third parties, such as:
- your employer
- other service providers including health service providers, and/or
- publicly available sources.
The personal information we collect and maintain may include your:
- contact details
- information relating to your business, and/or
- information about other parties that you may or intend to conduct business with.
We may also collect sensitive information, including health information, about individuals. We will only collect sensitive information if the individual has consented, or if the collection is otherwise in accordance with the Privacy Act. For instance, where the collection of sensitive information is required by law or necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of a legal or equitable claim.
If you do not provide us with personal information that we request, we may not be able to communicate with you or meet our professional obligations to you.