We will need to hold personal data about you in order to conduct your case and to satisfy our Anti Money Laundering obligations.
Your data will be held confidentially and we will only disclose any personal data to a third party in order to progress your case or according to our legal obligations under the Money Laundering Regulations 2017.
Your data will be held according to the timescales set out for storage of papers in our Terms and Conditions. We may, from time to time, use these details to send you information which we think may be of interest to you.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 you have the following rights over your personal data:
you can request a copy of the personal data we hold about you, either verbally or in writing, which will be provided to you within one month
you can have inaccurate personal data corrected
you can ask to have your personal data erased unless that contravenes a legal obligation or the public interest
you can ask us to restrict processing of your data eg. you may not want us to use it for marketing purposes
The person at Holden & Co with overall responsibility for Data Protection is Beryl Lovett who is our Data Protection Officer.
We will not correspond with you by e-mail unless you have agreed specifically with the office and we are satisfied that your computer is virus-free.
Where we are acting for two or more clients jointly it is on the clear understanding that we are authorised to act on instructions from either both or any of them.