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The texts, information and other data published on this site as well as links to other sites on the web are for informational purposes only and do not assume any official character. The lawyer Maria Furfaro assumes no responsibility for any errors or omissions of any kind and for any type of direct, indirect or accidental damage deriving from the reading or use of the information published, or any form of content present on the site or for accessing or the use of material contained in other sites.

Privacy Policy

Ex art. 14 EU Regulation 679/2016 ("GDPR”)

Lawyer Maria Furfaro is committed to the protection of Personal Data entrusted to it. Therefore, its management and security are guaranteed with the utmost care, in accordance with the requirements of the privacy legislation referred to in EU Regulation 679/2016 ("GDPR").

This privacy policy refers to the website (the "Site”), and describes the processing of personal data acquired by AVVOCATO MARIA FURFARO through the Website.

Who will process my data?

Your data will be processed, as Data Controller, by:

Attorney Maria Furfaro

Via podgora, 5

20122, Milan

VAT number 05280630962


What data is acquired through this site?

Data provided voluntarily by the user

The Data Controller collects some personal data (name, surname, email address, telephone number, postal address, etc.) voluntarily provided by users of the Site through specific registration forms or forwarded to the Data Controller by e-mail.

You are invited not to provide us with sensitive information such as information relating to health, judicial nature, political or sexual orientations, etc. If you intend to provide us with information for a more in-depth assessment of the matter you intend to submit to the Law Firm, we invite you to go to the Data Controller and sign the appropriate privacy information pursuant to art. 13 GDPR preparatory to the conferment of any mandate.

Navigation data

The computer systems and software procedures used to operate the Site acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. This is information that is not collected to be associated with identified subjects, but which by their very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified. This category of data includes the IP addresses of the computers used by users who connect to the Site, the addresses in URI notation (Uniform Resource Identifier) of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response given by the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters related to the user's operating system. These data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the Site and to check its correct functioning and are canceled immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in the event of any computer crimes against the Site.

Use of cookies

Through the Website, the Data Controller may arrange for the storage of some personal data of the user on the user's computer. These are text files, cd. cookies, which allow the Owner to facilitate user navigation on the Site. The Owner uses the so-called. session cookies, which are not stored permanently on the user's computer and are removed when the browser is closed. In any case, their use is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers necessary to allow safe and efficient exploration of the Site. They do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data of the user. The Owner also uses cookies in order to maintain the user's preferences regarding the language, and to memorize the data (username and password) for accessing the Site's blog. Almost all Internet browsers allow you to check which cookies are present on your hard drive, block all cookies or receive a warning each time a cookie is installed. In some cases, however, failure to install a cookie may make it impossible to use certain parts of the Site.

The Owner has anonymized the IP addresses possibly resulting from traffic analysis systems (such as Google Analytics).

Where are your Personal Data stored?

The owner processes and stores personal data in paper format at the headquarters of the law firm, and in digital or electronic format on the computers used by the owner, as well as through data back-up devices in order to prevent any loss of the same.

Why do we need your Personal Data?

The Data Controller processes the personal data that it acquires through the Site exclusively in relation to:

  • Requests for articles, newsletters, invitations to events, seminars or registration in distribution lists related to the same, etc.;
  • Request for information on the Firm or contact requests;
  • Sending personal data for job offers or collaboration with the Firm.

Typology: Website users interested in the activities of the Law Firm – OPTIONAL (Not necessary to visit the Website)

Purpose: Requests for articles, newsletters, invitations to events, seminars or registration in distribution lists relating to them, etc.

Legal basis: The processing is lawful if the interested party has given his consent to the processing of his personal data for the specific purpose of sending information and material by the Data Controller (Article 6, point 1, letter A) of the GDPR.

Typology: Candidates – OPTIONAL (Not necessary to visit the Website)

Purpose: To evaluate the position of the candidate and his possible selection for a professional position.

Legal basis: The processing is lawful if the interested party has given his consent to the processing of his personal data for the specific purpose of personnel selection (Article 6, point 1, letter A) of the GDPR.

The extent and adequacy of the Personal Data provided will be assessed from time to time, in order to determine the consequent decisions and avoid the processing of Personal Data exceeding the purposes pursued.

We will not use your personal data for different and additional purposes to those described in this information, except by informing you in advance and, where necessary, obtaining your consent.

How long will you keep my information?

Candidates: maximum 24 months (Art 5 letter E) of EU Reg. 2016/679.)

Clients of the Firm: 5 – 10 years (art. 2948 of the civil code which provides for the 5-year prescription for periodic payments; art. 2220 of the civil code which provides for the retention of accounting records for 10 years; art. 22 of the Presidential Decree of 29 September 1973 , n.600.)

Users or other subjects, for informational purposes by the Data Controller: In compliance with the terms prescribed by law for the type of activity and in any case until the consent is revoked or until the right to object is exercised

Will you share my information with anyone outside the law firm?

The owner does not share the personal data of Site users (including their communications). However, if the user of the Site becomes a client of the Law Firm, he will be required to sign a specific privacy policy for the processing of personal data, including information of a health and judicial nature for the purposes of legal assistance and representation. Access to archived Data may be made by public authorities, in the cases and methods provided for by the laws in force, in the event of legal disputes.

Your personal data are not subject to disclosure.

For all the purposes indicated in this statement, your data may also be communicated abroad, inside and outside the European Union, in compliance with the rights and guarantees established by current legislation, after verifying that the country in question guarantees an “adequate” level of protection.

What are my rights?

At any time, you will have the right to ask:

  • access to your personal data;
  • their rectification in case of inaccuracy of the same;
  • cancellation;
  • the limitation of their treatment;

You will also have the right to object to their treatment:

  • if processed for the pursuit of a legitimate interest of the Data Controller;
  • if processed for direct marketing purposes;
  • the right to their portability, i.e. to receive the personal data supplied by you in a structured format, commonly used and readable by an automatic device.

We will take charge of your request with the utmost commitment to guarantee the effective exercise of your rights. Finally, you will have the right to lodge a complaint with the national supervisory authority (Privacy Guarantor).

The Firm does not carry out automatic profiling processes and does not use "bots" and "chat-bots".

Can I revoke my consent after giving it?

Yes, you can revoke your consent at any time, without this being able, however:

  • jeopardize the lawfulness of the treatment based on the consent given before the revocation;
  • prejudice further processing of the same data based on other legal bases.

I still have some questions…

For further information on this information or on any privacy issue relating to Attorney Maria Furfaro, or if you wish to exercise your rights or revoke your consent, you can contact directly

For more information, visit the website of the Italian Privacy Guarantor: