We at Filepinomake sure that all the information collected, received,processed,and used for a legitimate purpose are protected. We also note that all information is obtained with consent. This information can be accessed on our site by the general public, and our past, current, and future clients. We give you the assurance that all the data you share with us, such as valuable personal, privileged and/or sensitive information will not be disclosed to and will remain confidential insofar as third-parties are concerned, in accordance with the provisions of Republic Act 10173 or otherwise known as the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (DPA) and the DPA Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR).
This fact will stand unless we are required to disclose such information in accordance with law, rule, or regulation.
1. Terms and Conditions of Use (T&C)
By accessing this site, you agree with our Terms and Conditions with regard to the use, collection, retention, and disposal of information.
By availing of the services of Filepino, it is deemed that the User has read, understood, and agreed that he/she has been informed of the provisions found in the Company’s policy privacy statement.
Filepino may collect, use, and store user information in connection with: User’s name, location, contact number, email-address, and other unique information including, but not limited to information relating to Company-Client privilege and other circumstances by which the User may usually divulge during legal consultations, such as including, but not limited to,e.g. User inquiries as in the FAQ’s, as found in this site.
The purpose of Filepino’s collection and retention of information is to store such in a database where all the information pertaining to our past, current and future clients may be accessible to them should the need for their retrieval arise. Furthermore, such information may be shared with the courts, quasi-judicial agencies, tribunals and other fora or bodies tasked with the administration of justice, in response to an order, subpoena, or other legal processes.Moreover, such information found on our site may be found beneficial by members of the legal community, as well as the general public. In addition, Filepino collects and stores this data for future reference and/or for research purposes, in order to aid us in providing top-notch services to our clients. Lastly, information may be collected for other purposes required by law.
3. Use License
The User may download one copy of the materials found in the Filepino website for private and/or personal use only. Information provided in the Filepino website is not for sale to the public. In the event that any original content from the Filepino website is made commercially available by a User, such act shall be punished according to law.
4. Storage, Retention and Disposal of Personal Information
In accordance with the General Data Privacy Principles of DPA, personal information must be collected for specified and legitimate purposes determined and declared before, or as soon as reasonably practicable after collection, and later processed in a way compatible with such declared, specified and legitimate purposes only.
Personal information must be accurate, relevant and, where necessary for purposes for which it is to be used the processing of personal information, kept up to date; inaccurate or incomplete data must be rectified, supplemented, destroyed or their further processing restricted.
5. Storage, Internet Access, Marketing Representations
User acknowledges that Filepinois not responsible for backing up User’s data. User is solely responsible for the access to the Internet.
6. Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitation of Liabilities, Force Majeure
USER’S USE OF FILEPINO SERVICES IS AT USER’S OWN RISK. FILEPINO’S SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”. USER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT FILEPINO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE FILEPINO’S SERVICES, RELIANCE ON FILEPINO’S SERVICES, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF FILEPINO’S SERVICES. Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstance, shallFilepino be liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces or causes beyond its reasonable control.
7. Rights of the Data Subject/User
Filepino recognizes the right of the Data Subject/User, namely: the Right to Privacy, the Right to be Informed, the Right to Object, the Right to Access, the Right of Rectification, the Right of Erasure or Blocking, the Right to Damages, the Right to Data Portability, and lastly and most importantly, the Right to file a Complaint, as provided by the National Privacy Commission.
8. Request for Personal Data
Users who have provided their personal information through this website for legitimate purposes may request for a copy of the same, and/or to amend and/or to rectify the same, subject to the validation of said User’s identity before allowing access as a security measure.
Mr. Maui Brent Karl Abao
Data Privacy Officer, Filepino Inc.
Unit 1212 Highstreet South Corporate Plaza Tower 2, 26th Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City 1634