Website users and third parties

1. Scope 

This Privacy Policy applies to visitors to and registrants on our Site, registrants at our events and to Third Parties visiting our Firm and describes the treatment, which encompasses the collection or access, use and storage, of your Personal Data by Viseu Advogados. 

By agreeing to this Privacy Policy, you thereby declare and agree that Viseu Advogados may treat your Personal Data in accordance with the terms set out therein. 

2. Collected Personal Data 

Viseu Advogados collects your Personal Data whenever you access our website When you contact Viseu Advogados you must provide us with your name and contact information, such as email address and telephone number. 

Whenever you visit the Viseu Advogados website, Viseu Advogados also receives and records on its servers your browser logs, including the type and version of your computer or mobile device's operating system, browser type and language, IP address and geographic areas derived from your IP address, Viseu Advogados cookie data, archive data, date and time records of access and duration of visits and the websites visited prior to accessing the Viseu Advogados website. We may relate this data to the Personal Data you provide for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. 

Whenever you visit our offices, we also collect your name and your General Taxpayer’s Registration. 

3. Automatically Collected Personal Data

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of data that are transferred to your device, or more precisely, to the browser that you use on the device whenever you visit a website. The entity that places cookies on your browser can then read the information contained in the cookie according to the settings assigned to it. Cookies are typically classified as "session cookies," which do not remain on your device after you close your browser, or "persistent cookies," which will typically remain on your device until you delete them or, alternatively, when they expire. 

Whenever you visit our website, we place information on your computer in the form of a cookie, which is automatically recognized the next time you visit us. Cookies allow us, for example, to adapt our website to suit your interests. If you do not want Viseu Advogados to recognize your computer again later, please set your Web browser to delete cookies from your computer, block all cookies or warn you before a cookie is saved. Please note that it is possible that once you request such deletion, you may no longer take advantage of all the functions within the Viseu Advogados website. In this regard, please note that Viseu Advogados uses: (i) account access security cookies; (ii) functional cookies, which preserve the functionality of navigation elements; and (iii) language or regional configuration cookies. 

Viseu Advogados may also track IP addresses for the purposes of managing its systems, to report aggregate information, for website tracking, to prevent our servers from being hacked and for other uses described in this Privacy Policy. 

4. How we use your Personal Data 

Viseu Advogados uses your Personal Data to maintain security and physical access control to the office premises, to establish a liaison channel with you and remit our newsletter. 

5. Sharing of Personal Data

Viseu Advogados may share the Personal Data referred to in the Policy for the operationalization of our services with: 

  • Technology service providers; 
  • Providers of physical security whenever you access our premises; and
  • Event organizing agencies to provide services that you have requested or that may be of interest to you.

To ensure that your Personal Data remains secure, all companies that may act as Personal Data Operators are contractually obligated to comply with this Privacy Policy and to observe our internal standards of conduct with respect to privacy. Our internal policies and standards are also shared with our employees as part of our specific compliance program. 

We may also share your Personal Data in good faith when we believe that we have an obligation to: (i) comply with a law, regulation or court order; (ii) respond to requests for information made by regulatory body, law enforcement and other public authorities, including in cases concerning national security; (iii) enforce and/or protect property or rights of Viseu Advogados, including to investigate fraud and help prevent security threats, including information security, or other criminal or malicious activities; or (iv) protect the legitimate interests of third parties, including the personal safety of Viseu Advogados employees. 

6. Children's Privacy

Our content is not directed to children and teenagers. Therefore, we do not carry out age assessment or purposeful collection of your personal data. 

7. Communications via Email and Instant Messaging

We will use your email address and phone number only for the purposes for which you expressly authorized their use (for example, to reply to messages sent by you through the Viseu Advogados website). You will only receive our email newsletter if you have agreed to it. 

If you have expressly agreed to receive newsletters (for example, at the time you register or at a later login), you will have agreed to receive communications with content selected or prepared by Viseu Advogados or at the email address you have provided to us. Communications from Viseu Advogados may be made on a regular or irregular basis. you may unsubscribe from communications from Viseu Advogados at any time, when available, via the link in the communication itself. 

8. Security of Personal Data

Viseu Advogados adopts the usual procedures and standards for physical, electronic and managerial security, including encryption and passwords as an effort to protect your Personal Data from unauthorized access and disclosure, as well as to prevent nuisance or unwanted communication (spam). However, please be aware that no company, including Viseu Advogados, can completely eliminate the security risks associated with the processing of Personal Data. 

The Personal Data we collect may be retained for as long as necessary to meet the legitimate business purposes of Viseu Advogados, including the purposes described in this Privacy Policy, or for a period of time specifically required or permitted by applicable law or regulation. 

9. Exercise of your rights

Viseu Advogados respects the rights that you have as the holder of personal data and enables you to exercise them in accordance with applicable law. 

Thus, you have the right to consent whether Viseu Advogados may process Personal Data concerning you and to access the Personal Data that you have provided to us or that we maintain about you. 

Viseu Advogados strives to ensure that the processing of Personal Data is in accordance with the law and respects the rights and interests of the holders of personal data. If you notice that Viseu Advogados keeps incomplete, inaccurate or outdated Personal Data, you have the right to request that they be corrected. Similarly, if you find that Viseu Advogados processes unnecessary or excessive Personal Data or that the processing is in breach of the law, you have the right to request the anonymization, blocking or deletion of the Personal Data object of the irregularity.  

In addition, you have the right to request information about the possibility of not giving consent and the consequences of such choice. If you have already given your consent previously, you have the right to revoke it and to request the elimination of the Personal Data whose processing has been authorized by such consent. 

Furthermore, you have the right to request clarification on how Viseu Advogados handles your Personal Data. Similarly, you have the right to request information about the entities with which Viseu Advogados has shared your Personal Data. 

If you wish the Personal Data that Viseu Advogados keeps about you to be shared with another service provider, you have the right to request Viseu Advogados for its transferability. 

The exercise of the rights set out above must be done via email to 

It is important to note that the fulfillment of these rights will be subject to analysis regarding the viability and appropriateness of the request you make. There are cases in which it will not be possible, or even allowed by law, to meet all the rights. 

If it is not possible to meet your request, Viseu Advogados will duly explain the reasons for such impossibility. 


10. Changes 

As technology and our services advance, we will also adapt our Privacy Policy. Whenever we do, we will post the new version, which will indicate the date of the revision. If you believe it is necessary, you may ask us for the most current version of our Privacy Policy by other means. In any event, you should check this page regularly to learn more about the status of this Privacy Policy.

11. Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, or our Personal Data collection and use practices, or a possible Personal Data or privacy violation or breach, you may contact us by clicking here.