1. Who we are
The Law Kernel is a general practice law firm in Nigeria.
2. What personal data we collect and why we collect it
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we may send you notifications from time to time through email about our latest posts and upcoming services. If you do not wish to receive such notifications, you can unsubscribe by sending us a request through our contact form or by using the unsubscribe link our notification email sent to you.
We may collect and retain your IP address, browser details, and device details for up to 30 days when you visit our website. This is needed for analysis as part of our security measures to prevent instances of spam and abuse of our website.
3. How we protect your data
We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to ensure that data transmitted over our web traffic, both incoming and outgoing, is kept safe from security threats or data breaches. We also strive to ensure that collected data is prevented against unauthorised access.
When visitors leave comments on the site we may collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to our website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
6. Social sharing
7. Contact form
When you use our contact form, we ask for your name, telephone number, and email address for the purpose of correspondence.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
8.1 Other cookies
We also use a cookie to show success and failure messages to logged-in users, in response to certain actions, like joining a group. These cookies contain no personal data and are deleted immediately after the next page load.
When a logged-in user creates a new group, we use a number of cookies to keep track of the group creation process. These cookies contain no personal data and are deleted either upon the successful creation of the group or after 24 hours.
9. Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
10. How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
11. Where we send your data
We do not share your data with third parties for marketing purposes. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
12. How to contact us