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Last Updated: March 24, 2014

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Maximilian Ventures LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, owns and operates the Internet Legal Research Group website, (hereafter, the "Site" or "")

Maximilian Ventures LLC has been awarded TRUSTe's Privacy Seal signifying that this privacy policy and practices have been reviewed by TRUSTe for compliance with TRUSTe's program requirements including transparency, accountability and choice regarding the collection and use of your personal information.  The TRUSTe program does not cover information that may be collected through downloadable software.   TRUSTe's mission, as an independent third party, is to accelerate online trust among consumers and organizations globally through its leading privacy trustmark and innovative trust solutions. If you have questions or complaints regarding our privacy policy or practices, please contact us by mail, fax, or telephone at:  Maximilian Ventures LLC, 2711 Centerville Road, Suite 120-5800, Wilmington, Delaware 19808, United States of America; +1 (800) 987-9087 or +1 (815) 572-5766 (fax). You may also contact us by emailing our Webmaster. If you are not satisfied with our response you can contact TRUSTe here. promotes trust, privacy and security as core attributes of our service to our user. has adopted this Policy to communicate clearly our firm commitment to your privacy. It is this respect for user privacy that is a fundamental component to the mission. Using our website demonstrates your consent to's collection and use of information pursuant to this Policy, and continued use of this site following the posting of changes to this Policy will signify your acceptance of such changes. This Policy governs the use of your name, e-mail address, payment information, and similar personal information that you may provide in the course of using our website, products or services.

Information Collection and Use. collects personal information to provide certain products and services to our customers. For example, if you:

  • Place a product order, will collect and use your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, and credit card information;
  • Request promotional items, will collect and use your name and address, or e-mail address;
  • Post information on any of our interactive areas, will collect information from you in order to e-mail you major updates about Internet Legal Research Group, the products and services;
  • Sign-up for the Internet Legal Research Group mailing list, will collect information from you to facilitate the publishing of that mailing list; and
  • Send our link to others through our website, will collect the information from you only for the purpose of facilitating the transmission of the e-mail. We will send this email only and no following promotional emails unless the recipient specifically chooses to receive future promotional emails from us.
  • If you choose to submit your personal information to apply for job openings on our site, we may also use your information to review your application.

Information that you submit about yourself may be used by to provide you requested services, communicate with you about products, improve your online experience, or support our continuing efforts to offer you the information and services you want most. We do not share personal information about you with non-affiliated companies or organizations outside of without your explicit permission. does, however, provide aggregate statistics and information about our sales, traffic patterns and related site information to third parties. reserves the right to disclose your personal information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.

Confidentiality and Security. limits access to personal information about you to employees and contractors who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. has physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you. In addition, as a condition of employment or business partnership, requires all its employees and contractors to sign confidentiality contracts.'s Security is Certified Daily by an Independent Third Party. has contracted with McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE), the leading provider of Internet security auditing services, to provide independent daily monitoring, testing, and certification of's web site and e-commerce security. is tested and certified daily to pass the FBI/SANS Internet Security Test. The "live" McAfee® Secure mark, shown on the right, appears only when a web site's security meets the highest security scanning standards of the U.S. government, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and JCB. The daily scanning and certification show that meets all payment card industry guidelines for remote web server vulnerability testing to help protect customer personal information from hackers.
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Security with VeriSign® and SSL. has contracted with VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the leading provider of digital authentication services and products for electronic commerce and other forms of secure communications. With VeriSign, you are assured that you have secure communications with and not another site. uses SSL (Secure Socket Layer), the industry standard method for computers to communicate securely without risk of manipulation or recipient impersonation. utilizes this encryption during the online checkout process, including the acceptance of your credit card information, and the management of your account. The VeriSign mark, shown on the right, appears only when a business has passed VeriSign's rigorous identity authentication process and has been certified as a valid and trusted business.

E-mail Announcements and Newsletters. occasionally uses e-mail to send announcements regarding new products, services, and/or promotions, and informational newsletters that would be of interest to our customers. Announcements via email are on an opt-in basis only. By posting material on any of our interactive areas, you are opting in to receiving these e-mail announcements. You can choose to unsubscribe to e-mail at any time by visiting will also send replies to customer e-mail via e-mail. Finally, if you have sent a request to about which we need to communicate with you, we may do so by e-mail or telephone, if you provided your telephone number to us.

Updating Your Information. As a customer of, or as a subscriber to one of our opt-in email lists or newsletters, you may alter or delete your information or opt-out of receiving communications from us at any time. offers the following options for changing and modifying your information.

  1. You may send an email to the Webmaster.
  2. You may send mail to Maximilian Ventures LLC at the following postal address:
    2711 Centerville Road, Suite 120-5800, Wilmington, Delaware 19808 USA
  3. You may call us at: +1 (800) 987-9087, ext. 2
  4. You may fax us at +1 (815) 572-5766
  5. Or, for newsletters and email lists only, you may unsubscribe at the following URL:

Anti-Spam Policy. is 100% opposed to unsolicited commercial email ("spam"). does not send emails to anyone without permission and does not sell or provide email addresses to any unauthorized third party. If you receive any unsolicited emails from spammers, please be assured that did not provide your email address to such parties. Uses Cookies. collects certain information about how website visitors and users use the website by using technology called "cookies", which are bits of information that a website transfers to an individual's hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies can enhance your online experience by automatically saving your preferences and products selected for purchase. We use cookies because they help us to provide you a better online experience. The information we collect through the use of cookies does allow to know when and for how long you logged on to the website, so that we can try to understand how to better serve your needs. Nonetheless, as is the intention with all elements of this Policy, unless otherwise posted on, promises to use its best efforts to not share any personal information, such as your zip code or your usage patterns on the website, with any third party, unless required to do so by law. If you object to the use of cookies for any reason, you may set your Internet browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the opportunity to decide whether to accept it. If, however, you decline to receive cookies, you may have difficulty in using certain features of this site.

Web Beacons. Our Web pages contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) and are used along with cookies to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used and may be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails and links have been opened by recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications and marketing campaigns.

Advertisement Partnership. maintains a relationship with TribalFusion, Inc., a third-party advertisement and brokerage firm, for the purpose of displaying advertisements to visitors of While we use cookies in other parts of, cookies received with banner advertisements displayed on are collected by TribalFusion, and we have no access to or control over these cookies. This Policy covers the use of cookies by only and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers. In the course of serving advertisements, TribalFusion may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other web sites to provide advertisements on and other sites about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, visit the Network Advertising Initiative web site.  In addition, you may wish to read TribalFusion's Privacy Policy.

Interactive Areas. is not liable for information posted in interactive areas. provides interactive areas such as polling forums to enhance the user experience and to build a healthy community around our website's products and services. You acknowledge that should you participate in such interactive areas, the information you voluntarily post about yourself and third parties in such areas might be accessed, collected and used by third parties outside of In addition, you may not post any defamatory, obscene, slanderous, or otherwise illegal material, or any material which infringes any third-party copyrights or other intellectual property rights on any interactive areas. Violators will be subject to termination of accounts and possible legal action. Although employs advanced security technology, it cannot guarantee complete security in personal websites or password-protected areas, and will not be held liable for any user's or other visitor's disclosure of personal information on or any other website operated by If you are under 18 years of age, you should ask your parents permission before posting any personal information on the Internet, such as your name, address, age, or e-mail address.

Data Retention. We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services, contact our Webmaster by email. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Service Provider. uses a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personal informationf for any secondary purposes.

Links to External Sites. contains thousands of links to websites not owned or controlled by is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any such sites.'s Privacy Policy is a component of, and incorporated into, our Terms and Conditions of Use. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by

Surveys and Contests. From time-to-time requests information from our visitors via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is voluntary, and the visitor therefore has a choice whether to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and mailing address, as well as demographic information (such as zip code or age). Contact information is used to notify the winners and to award prizes. Survey information is used for purposes improving the use and satisfaction of this site, as well as the relevance of our product offerings and content.

Notification of Changes. will occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the "Last Updated" date at the top of the privacy statement. If we make any material changes in our privacy practices, we will post a prominent notice on our web site notifying users prior to the change becoming effective. In some cases where we post the notice, we also email users, notifying them of the changes in our privacy practices. You are responsible for checking this policy periodically to monitor any changes to our privacy practices. reserves the right to change this privacy policy at any time.

A Special Note about Children. Children are not eligible to use our services, and asks that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to If you are a minor, you can use this service only in conjunction with your parents or guardians.

Contacting the Web Site. If you have any questions about our privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us at: Maximilian Ventures LLC, 2711 Centerville Road, Suite 120-5800, Wilmington, Delaware 19808, United States of America; +1 (800) 987-9087 or +1 (815) 572-5766 (fax).


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