Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes the information that Disability Benefit Services, LLC (“Disability Benefit Services”) collects through its website (the “Website”), and how Disability Benefit Services uses that information. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the collection of information by other means, including without limitation by Disability Benefit Services’ participating attorneys from their clients in the course of representing them.

Each time you (“You,” or “Your”) use the Website, the then-current version of this Privacy Policy will apply. Accordingly, each time You visit the Website, You should check the date appearing at the end of this Privacy Policy. If that date is later than the date of Your last visit, You should review any changes to this Privacy Policy. IF AT ANY TIME YOU FIND THIS PRIVACY POLICY UNACCEPTABLE, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY LEAVE THE WEBSITE. Unless Disability Benefit Services obtains Your express consent, any revised Privacy Policy will apply only to information collected by Disability Benefit Services after such time as the revised Privacy Policy takes effect.

1. Information Collection

a. Personal Information. You need not provide Disability Benefit Services with personally identifying information (e.g., name, telephone number, email address, city and/or state of residence) as a condition of using the Website. However, Your failure to provide certain personally identifying information when asked will prevent certain features of the Website from functioning, or will prevent Disability Benefit Services or its participating attorneys from effectively responding to certain of Your requests. The Website will collect only that personally identifying information that You affirmatively provide in response to a direct request.

b. Non-Personal Information. Disability Benefit Services uses Cookies to collect non-personally identifying information in connection with the Website. A Cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a user’s computer, and that the user’s browser provides to the website each time the user submits a query to the website. The purpose of any Cookie placed on Your computer will be to identify You as a unique user of the Website. Disability Benefit Services does not use either Cookies to personally identify users of the Website. In addition, Disability Benefit Services uses common tools to automatically gather information of the sort that Web browsers automatically make available, such as the user’s: (i) IP addresses; (ii) domain servers; and (iii) computer and Web browser type (collectively “Traffic Data”).

c. Children. The Website is not directed to children under thirteen years of age. It is the policy of Disability Benefit Services not to knowingly collect personally identifiable information children under the age of thirteen.

2. Information Use and Disclosure

a. Personal Information. The Website and Disability Benefit Services will use the personally identifying information You provide to perform the function or functions in connection with which You provide it. Disability Benefit Services may disclose Your personally identifying information to third parties who assist Disability Benefit Services in performing those functions, provided those third parties have agreed to abide by this Privacy Policy. Disability Benefit Services will not without your prior consent disclose Your personally identifying information to unaffiliated third parties for direct marketing. Disability Benefit Services reserves the right to disclose Your personally identifying information under the following circumstances: (1) when required to do so by law; (2) in response to a subpoena, court order or other valid process; or (3) when Disability Benefit Services believes in its sole discretion that disclosure is necessary to protect the property or rights of Disability Benefit Services, third parties or the public at large.

b. Traffic Data and Information Gathered Using Cookies. Disability Benefit Services analyzes Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies to help Disability Benefit Services better understand who is using the Website and how they are using it. By identifying patterns and trends in usage, Disability Benefit Services is able to better design the Website to improve the experiences of You and other users. From time to time, Disability Benefit Services may release Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on the usage of the Website.

3. Business Transfers; Bankruptcy

Disability Benefit Services reserves the right to transfer Your personally identifying information to a successor organization in the event of a merger, acquisition, or bankruptcy or other sale of all or a portion of Disability Benefit Services’ assets. Other than to the extent ordered by a bankruptcy or other court, the use and disclosure of all transferred personally identifying information will be subject to this Privacy Policy, or to a new privacy policy if You are given notice of that new privacy policy and an opportunity to affirmatively opt-out of it. Personally identifying information submitted or collected after a transfer may be subject to a new privacy policy adopted by Disability Benefit Services’ successor organization.

4. Third-Party Websites
The Website may contain links to third-party websites, possibly including those of certain Disability Benefit Services business partners. This Privacy Policy does not apply to any information collected by those third-party websites. Before visiting or providing personally identifying information to any third-party website, You should review its privacy policy and practices, and should take those steps necessary to, in Your discretion, protect Your privacy.

5. Ability to Access, Update and Correct Personal Information

To confirm the completeness and accuracy of, or make changes to, Your personally identifying information on file with Disability Benefit Services, or if You no longer wish to receive Disability Benefit Services’ materials requested from Disability Benefit Services, please contact Disability Benefit Services at

6. Security of Personal Information

Disability Benefit Services has implemented and maintains reasonable security procedures and practices to protect against the unauthorized access, use, modification, destruction or disclosure of Your personally identifying information.

Effective Date: February 17, 2012