Attorneys & Counselors at Law • 386 Main Street, Middletown, CT 06457 • 860.346.1377

Privacy Protection Policy


PRIVACY PROTECTION POLICY OF HOWARD MCMILLAN & TYCZ, LLC. TO COMPLY WITH CONNECTICUT GENERAL STATUTES Ā§ 42-471

Our firm understands your concerns as a client for privacy and the need to ensure the privacy of all your information. Your privacy is important to us, and maintaining your trust and confidence is a high priority. The purpose of this notice is to explain our Privacy Policy with regard to your personal information and how we keep that information secure.

WE DO NOT DISCLOSE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT OUR CLIENTS OR FORMER CLIENTS TO ANYONE, EXCEPT AS REQUIRED OR PERMITTED BY LAW AND ANY APPLICABLE STATE ETHICS RULES.

We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about current or former clients obtained in the course of representation of those clients, except as expressly or impliedly authorized by those clients to enable us to effectuate the purpose of our representation, or as required or permitted by law or applicable provisions of codes of professional responsibility or ethical rules governing our conduct as lawyers. Our policy specifically means that we protect the confidentiality of our clients’ Social Security numbers, prohibit unlawful disclosure of our clients’ Social Security numbers and limit access to our clients’ Social Security numbers in the same manner as we do all other nonpublic personal information. We safeguard the data, computer files and documents containing your personal information and destroy, erase or make unreadable such data, computer files and documents prior to disposal.

RETENTION OF DOCUMENTS

We retain records relating to professional services that we provide so that we are better able to assist you with your professional needs and to comply with professional guidelines or requirements of law. In order to guard your nonpublic personal information, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our professional standards.