Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets forth how The Prinz Law Office collects and uses information about users of The Prinz Law Office’s Silicon Valley Software Law Blog Website (the “Website”). By using this Website, you acknowledge that you have read and consent to our practices described below.

The Prinz Law Office may amend the Privacy Policy at any time without notice in our sole discretion. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes.
If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy or our use of your personal information, then please contact Kristie Prinz by email at or by phone at 408.884.3577.

1.Information The Prinz Law Office Will Collect. When registering with The Prinz Law Office you may provide us with the following personal information: your name, business name (if any), address, email address, and current phone number. We also may collect the IP address of your computer, to help us to better manage Website traffic.Like most Websites, The Prinz Law Office’s Website uses “cookies” (small data files placed and stored on your computer) to help manage your use of our Website for the following purposes:

  • recognizing you as a repeat user;
  • reminding us of who you are in order to deliver you better service; and
  • estimating our audience size by determining repeat usage of the Website.

You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. By not accepting cookies, some Website pages may not display properly or you may not be permitted to access certain information.

2.Purposes for Which The Prinz Law Office Will Use Your Information. To the extent possible, The Prinz Law Office will identify the purposes for which we collect personal information at or before the time the information is collected (including via this Privacy Policy). We will use your personal information only for the purposes disclosed at the time of collection or as otherwise set out in this Privacy Policy, unless we have your consent to other use or such other use is authorized or required by law. Generally, we collect personal information from you for the following purposes:

  • to provide services to you, to promote and market our services to you, and to improve those services;
  • to provide blog and newsletter updates to you;
  • to advise you of or register you for events;
  • to maintain a commercial relationship with you and to communicate with you; and
  • as otherwise required by law.

3.Sharing of Personal Information. The Prinz Law Office does not share any user information gathered on this Website with third parties for direct marketing purposes. However, The Prinz Law Office may share personal information in certain situations, which are as follows:

  • if we employ third party companies in order to facilitate the provision of services via the Website or to perform certain Website-related services such as hosting and maintenance, database management, and improvement of Website features, and sharing the personal information is necessary to administer or complete those tasks;
  • in the event of a merger or acquisition of all or substantially all of The Prinz Law Office’s assets by a third party;
  • if disclosure is required by law, including if we are compelled to disclose such information in response to service upon us of a subpoena issued by a court or agency;
  • if disclosure is necessary to protect the rights, property, or safety of The Prinz Law Office and its attorneys, employees, and contractors, including the prevention, detection, investigation, or prosecution of attacks against our Website and network.

4.Changing Your Information. To update or correct the information you provide to us via this Website, you may contact Kristie Prinz by email at or by phone at 408.884.3577. You may also resubmit your personal information through the Website, and opt in/opt out through the user preferences tools of the Website. In addition, The Prinz Law Office will permit you to opt out of all future communications from The Prinz Law Office at any time by replying to any email you receive with a message that reads “Remove” in the subject line.

5.Security. The Prinz Law Office is very concerned about protecting your personally identifiable information, and takes every effort to employ all available security measures to protect your information from authorized access. If The Prinz Law Office at any time becomes aware of a security breach of personally identifiable information, we will make you aware of the breach by email or a conspicuous posting on the Website, as well as the steps we have taken to deal with the issue.

6.Other Legal Notices. Any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions, including Dispute Resolution and Limitation of Liability. We will try to resolve any concern regarding your privacy in connection with this Privacy Policy.