Disclaimer and Notice on Advertising

The material on this website has been prepared by and is copyrighted by Susan G. Feder. This website is a public resource for general information about my firm. The information on this site is not legal advice, and nothing in this website should be used by the viewer as a source of legal advice.

The transmission of the material on this site does not create an attorney/client relationship. This material should not substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney. No one should act or rely upon any information in this site without seeking the advice of an attorney.

Contacting me does not create an attorney/client relationship. If you communicate with me, through this site or otherwise, in connection with a matter for which I do not already represent you, your communication may not be treated as privileged or confidential. I do not promise to respond to your communication. If you communicate with me through the email on this site or otherwise, in connection with a matter for which I do already represent you, please know that Internet email is not secure. You should avoid sending sensitive or confidential Internet email messages unless they are adequately encrypted. Please ask me how to transmit information securely.

This website may be considered advertising in some jurisdictions under applicable law and ethical rules. Hiring an attorney or mediator is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Past success in litigation does not guarantee success in any new or future lawsuit.

The principal site of the Mediation Office of Susan G. Feder is located at 44 Montgomery St. #4000, San Francisco, CA 94104. The telephone is 415/453-1659. The person responsible for this website is Susan G. Feder, susan@susanfedermediation.com.

Privacy Statement

Susan G. Feder maintains the privacy of all messages and does not transfer personal information to any third party. I do not sell or share your personal information or email addresses in any manner.

If you contact me via email through this website, your message is automatically forwarded to me. I do not promise to respond to your contact. I may or may not retain the information you provide us in a database, including your first and last name, email address and telephone number. None of this information is sold or shared with any outside third party. However, I reserve the right to provide any retained information to employees, contractors, agents, and designees so that they can perform website-related services such as web hosting or maintenance. I also reserve the right to disclose any retained information to a third party if I believe I am required to disclose it, for example: by legal requirement; in answer to legal process or government requests; for prevention, investigation, detection or prosecution of attacks on the website or our network; and for protection of the rights, property, or safety of myself, users of the website, or the public.

When you visit this website, I may post “cookies” or other identifiers on your computer, to help navigate the website more easily. My web server may track and store information about your visit, such as the name of your internet service provider; the IP address of the computer you are using; the type of browser software and operating system that you use; the date, time and your location when you access our website; the website address from which you linked directly to our website; the website address to which you travel from our website; the pages you viewed on the site; certain searches/queries that you conducted via our website; and other similar traffic-related information. I may also aggregate information relating to your and other visitors’ traffic patterns. I use this information only to help administer and improve the website.

This site may contain links to other websites. I am not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these websites.

Any changes to this privacy policy will be noted on this page.

Cookie Policy

This is the Cookie Policy for Susan Feder Mediation, accessible from https://www.susanfedermediation.com/

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the site's functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

  • Forms related cookiesWhen you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
  • Site preferences cookiesIn order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.

Third-Party Cookies

In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
  • From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimizations our users appreciate the most.

More Information

Hopefully, that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

If you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:

  • Phone: 415-453-1659

Effective Date: February 27, 2017

Updated: October 5, 2019

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