Legal and privacy statements: Legal and privacy notices

Legal Disclaimer 

The material provided on this website is for general information only and does not constitute professional advice. No liability is accepted by RGL for any loss caused as a result of accessing this site. The material and layout of this website are protected by copyright. All rights, including the authors' moral rights, are expressly reserved. Neither the whole nor any part of the contents or the layout of this website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including photocopying, recording or by electronic or digital transmission, without the prior written consent of RGL.
Other sites linked from or to this site and references to any other organisation, company or individual are not endorsed by, the responsibility of, or imply affiliation with RGL (unless clearly and specifically stated otherwise at the time).
In every jurisdiction in which RGL conducts business, it does so as a corporation, limited liability company, or other business entity whose shareholders, members or owners are not liable for the debts or other liabilities of the company under local law.

Privacy Statement

General 

This privacy statement sets out how RGL Forensics ("RGL Forensics" is the trading name of RGL LLP. Registered in England & Wales, Reg. Office 8th Floor, Dashwood, 69 Old Broad Street, EC2M 1QS, UK. LLP No. OC304572. VAT Number 815 0225 69. RGL LLP is regulated by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, firm number C006810967.) complies with UK data protection requirements. This applies to the entire RGL website in respect of UK data protection legislation requirements only. Any changes to these policies will be posted on the RGL website, 'rgl.com'. 
RGL is committed to respecting your privacy. We have structured our website so that, in general, you can visit RGL on the web without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Once you choose to provide us with any information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. For your protection, RGL LLP is registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 and has given all appropriate notifications to the Information Commissioner. 

What we collect? 

When you contact us or request articles, documents or information from us, we will collect your name, address, e-mail address and telephone information. (We will be analysing and recording the movements of a user’s experience through the use of the website)

What do we do with the information we gather? 

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

• Internal record keeping.
• We may use the information to improve our products and services.
• We may follow up, by e-mail, phone, fax or mail, people who have left their details in response to employment enquiries.


Who we share the information with and your choices? 

When you use this site and have not advised us to the contrary, you are agreeing that we may use your personal information for the purposes set out in this statement.  We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties, other than our group companies, partnerships and firms, unless we have your permission or are required by law. 

This process may include sending personal information outside of the European Economic Area and, if necessary, across international borders. The data protection laws in these countries may not be as extensive as in the European Economic Area. However, we have taken appropriate steps to ensure the same level of protection for the processing carried out in these countries as within the European Economic Area.

When you provide any information online RGL Forensics only collects, holds and uses personal information for the purposes for which it was provided to us.

RGL Forensics
Dashwood
69 Old Broad Street
London
EC2M 1QS

What if you think we have incorrect information or you would like a copy of the information we hold about you? 

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the UK Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. This fee will not exceed £10. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to the address above.  If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write or email us as soon as possible at the address above. We will promptly correct any information which was found to be incorrect

Security 

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect on line.

Other web sites 

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the web site in question. 

Cookie Policy

How we use cookies

We use cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are essential to make our site work and others give us insight into usage of our website, to help us improve functionality. 

About cookies

A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies. Furthermore, Cookies can be used by web servers to identity and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.

Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. We use both session and persistent cookies on our website.

The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below:
We use cookieconsent_dismissed, _ga and _gat on our website to recognise a computer when a user visits the website / track users as they navigate the website  improve the website's usability / analyse the use of the website / administer the website / 

Analytics cookies

We use [Google Analytics] to analyse the use of our website.

• Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.
• The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.
• Our analytics service provider's privacy policy is available at http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

More information about cookies

Useful information about cookies can be found at: 
http://www.allaboutcookies.org/


International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom

Information on the ICC (UK) UK cookie guide can be found on the ICC Web site section: 
http://www.international-chamber.co.uk/our-expertise/digitaleconomy

RGL Forensic Accountants (Australia) Pty Ltd Privacy Policy

This is the Privacy Policy of RGL Forensic Accountants (Australia) Pty Ltd ("RGL"). This privacy statement sets out how RGL Forensic Accountants (Australia) Pty Ltd complies with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (as amended).  RGL understands and appreciates how important it is to safeguard your personal information. This privacy policy explains how RGL handles the personal information we collect in the course of our business.


What type of personal information do we collect? 

RGL is a forensic accounting firm which collects relevant personal information from its clients (insurance companies and other corporations, either directly or through lawyers) for the purposes of assessing and quantifying claims made against them, or claims that they are making against another party. This personal information may include the names of parties, details of claimants and financial, medical, legal and investigative reports arising from claims. We also collect personal information of business contacts (names and contact details) for the purposes of our marketing database.


How do we collect personal information?

When you contact us via our website, RGL Forensics only collects, holds and uses personal information for the purposes for which it was provided to us,

How your personal information will be managed 

RGL will take all reasonable commercial steps to ensure that all personal information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete, up-to-date and stored in a secure environment accessed only by authorised persons. We will, where commercially practicable and permitted by law, destroy or permanently de-identify personal information that is no longer needed. 


Will my personal information be disclosed to a third party? 

The personal information RGL collects will be treated as strictly confidential. The purpose, however, of our collecting personal information is for the provision of reports to our clients and the provision of expert evidence in the course of litigation. Therefore, we will disclose information to the following third parties:
• insurers;
• law firms;
• any parties to whom we are directed by our clients to disclose the information;
• related bodies corporate; and
• as we may be required to do by law.


RGL will take reasonable steps to ensure that any personal information disclosed to a third party is protected by that party in accordance with the Privacy Act. (1988?) 


How you can access your personal information 

On request, you may have access to your personal information held by RGL, except in circumstances where access may be denied under the Privacy Act. Examples of these circumstances are:
• where providing access will pose an unreasonable impact on the privacy of another individual;
• where providing access would be unlawful, would pose a threat to the life or health of an individual, may prejudice an investigation of possible unlawful activity or, may prejudice enforcement of laws; or
• where denying access is authorised by law.


To make a request for access to your personal information, please contact the Sydney office. We will endeavour to respond to a request for personal information within 30 days) If personal information is provided to you as the result of a request, you may be charged a fee for costs incurred in providing that information such as photocopying, administration and postage. If access is denied we will provide you with reasons for our decision.


How you can correct your personal information 

If you believe that the personal information we hold about you is inaccurate, incomplete or not up-to-date please let us know. Provided we agree with you, we will correct it. If we do not agree with you, we will place a statement of what you claim is correct where that information is kept and accessed.


Will this privacy policy change? 

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time by publishing the varied privacy policy on our website. The varied policy terms will apply from the date they are posted on our website. You accept that by doing this, RGL has provided you with sufficient notice of the variation and agree you will be provided with no separate notification.


How to contact us 

If you have any queries or complaints in regard to our collection, use or management of your personal information, please contact us as follows: 
RGL
Level 16, Bligh Chambers
25 Bligh Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
Tel: +61 2 8488 6000 
 

RGL Collection Statement 

The Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) ("Privacy Act") requires us to tell you the following in relation to personal information we collect about you: 
• We collect personal information from you for the purposes of investigating and quantifying a legal claim that you or another person has made.
• If you do not provide your personal information, we shall be unable to act for you or release information to you.
• We may disclose your personal information to insurers, lawyers, their respective agents or representatives, a court, other parties in litigation or otherwise as required by law.
• You may have access, on request and subject to exceptions contained in the Privacy Act, to the personal information held by us about you. You may be charged a fee for costs incurred in providing that information such as photocopying, administration and postage.


"RGL Forensics" is the trading name of:
RGL LLP
RGL, Inc
RGL Forensic Accountants (Australia) Pty Ltd
RGL Forensic Accountants (Singapore) Pte Ltd
RGL Forensic Accountants (Chile) Limitada
RGL Forensics (Dubai) LLP
 
RGL LLP 
Registered in England & Wales
LLP No. OC304572. 
Registered office address:
Dashwood
69 Old Broad Street
London EC2M 1QS
UK
VAT Number 815 0225 69. 
RGL LLP is regulated by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, firm number C008610964.


COMPLAINTS PROCEDURE 

In the event that you have a complaint regarding the management of your matter or the fees incurred, in the first instance you should contact the partner principally responsible for your matter to discuss the complaint. 
If, following discussions with that partner, matters are not resolved to your satisfaction, you may contact the RGL partner then responsible for dealing with client complaints (the name of that partner will be provided on request at any time). The complaints partner will review your matter and endeavour to resolve the complaint. 
If we are unable to resolve your complaint, details of the Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales or other relevant professional body will be provided to you and you may refer the complaint to them. 
   

FEES AND DISBURSEMENTS 

We charge for services provided on an hourly basis. Each partner and member of the professional staff have an hourly rate which will be applied to the hours incurred. 
    
We will advise you on request of the hourly rate for the employees involved. These rates are subject to adjustment in accordance with our terms of business and some work may be done by other partners or staff in the office at our prevailing hourly rates. Time shall be recorded in intervals of units with each unit being six minutes in duration. In addition to our fees, disbursements may be incurred and these disbursements are charged separately and will be shown separately on your invoice.   We are entitled to assume that you have authorised us to incur these disbursements in the course of the engagement unless you specifically instruct us otherwise.
       

PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY COVER

We hold worldwide professional indemnity cover for the services we provide. Details of this cover can be supplied upon receipt of a written request. The primary layer of cover is provided by Navigators Specialty Insurance Company, 1375 East Woodfield Road, Suite 720, Schaumburg, IL 60173. United States of America.
 
RGL, Inc
Executive Office Address:
7887 E Belleview Ave, Suite 1200 
Denver, CO 80111
Incorporated in the State of California
Federal Tax ID Number: 61-1435323
 
RGL Forensic Accountants (Australia) Pty Ltd
Principal place of business:
Level 16, Bligh Chambers
25 Bligh Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
ABN 21 156 247 693 
 
RGL Forensic Accountants (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Registered in Singapore
Company registration number: 200608352Z
Registered office:
36 Robinson Road
#07-01 City House
Singapore 068877
 
RGL Forensic Accountants (Chile) Limitada
Registered office:  
Apoquindo 3650, Piso 12 
Las Condes - 7550108, Santiago, Chile
RUT No 76296378-7
 
RGL Forensics (Dubai) LLP 
Registered in England & Wales 
Registered office:
Dashwood
69 Old Broad Street
London EC2M 1QS
UK


Principle place of business:
307, Level 3 
Emirates Financial Towers (South) 
DIFC 
Dubai, UAE
LLP No OC 393912