1. Data controller
The Data Controller of the data collected through this site is The Branchicella Law Firm, with registered office in Rome (RM) Viale G. Mazzini, 134 P. IVA 07409941007 (hereinafter also the "Owner").

2. Purpose and legal basis of the processing
Collection of data and information in an exclusively aggregated and anonymous form in order to verify the correct functioning of the site. None of this information is related to the physical person-user of the site, and does not allow identification in any way. Legitimate interest of the Owner (statistics and site operation), no consent is required.
Collection of personal data (e.g. name, surname, e-mail, etc.) entered by the interested party in the "contact the study" forms in order to respond to the requests of the same.
Legitimate interest of the Owner (site security), no consent is required. Collection of data and information in order to protect the security of the site (anti-spam filters, firewalls, virus detection) and of Users and to prevent or unmask fraud or abuse to the detriment of the website. The data are recorded automatically and may possibly also include personal data (IP address) that could be used, in accordance with the laws in force on the subject, in order to block attempts to damage the site itself or to damage other users, or in any case harmful activities or constituting a crime. These data are never used for the identification or profiling of the User and are periodically deleted.
Consent of the interested party.
Collection of data for the purpose of analysis and processing of information relating to the user, his preferences, habits, consumption choices and / or browsing experiences. This activity is also carried out through the use of technologies such as cookies (own or third party). The collection of data through the use of cookies takes place with express consent through a special banner, or through the use or consultation of the site, as conclusive behavior.
Consent of the interested party.
With the use or consultation of the site, visitors and users approve this privacy statement and consent to the processing of their personal data in relation to the methods and purposes described below, including any disclosure to third parties if necessary for the provision of a service. The provision of data and therefore consent to the collection and processing of data is optional. The User can refuse consent and can revoke a consent already provided at any time (via the banner on the site or through the browser settings for cookies). However, denying consent may make it impossible to provide certain services and the browsing experience on the site would be compromised.

3. Methods of processing personal data
The processing of your data takes place through the use of suitable tools and procedures to guarantee its security and confidentiality, and can be carried out both through our website and through other electronic tools, and sometimes also with the aid of paper supports.

4. Data retention period
The data collected by the site during its operation are kept for the time strictly necessary to carry out the specified activities. Upon expiry, the data will be deleted or anonymised, unless there are other purposes for the conservation of the same. The data (IP address) used for site security purposes (blocking attempts to damage the site) are kept for 7 days. The personal data collected with the "contact the study" form will be kept for the time strictly necessary to carry out the activities for which they were collected and / or until the consent given is revoked.

5. Transfer of data to non-EU countries / organizations
This site may share some of the data collected with services located outside the European Union area (e.g. through the Google Analytics service). The transfer is authorized on the basis of specific decisions of the European Union and of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data, in particular the decision 1250/2016 (Privacy Shield).

6. Transfer of collected data to third parties
The data collected by the site are generally not provided to third parties, except in specific cases: legitimate request by the judicial authority and only in the cases provided for by law; if it is necessary for the provision of a specific service requested by the User; for performing security checks or site optimization.

7. Security measures
We treat visitor / user data in a lawful and correct manner, adopting the appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification or unauthorized destruction of data. We are committed to protecting the security of your personal data when sending it, using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts the information in transit. The treatment is carried out using IT and / or telematic tools, with organizational methods and with logic strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, categories of agents involved in the organization of the site or external subjects (such as third party technical service providers, hosting providers) may have access to the data.

8. User rights
Pursuant to art. 7 of the Privacy Code and art. 13 GDPR each user has the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or not of his personal data, even if not yet registered, and their communication in an intelligible form. In particular, the interested party has the right to obtain from the data controller the indication: of the origin of the personal data; the purpose and methods of treatment; of the logic applied in case of treatment carried out with the aid of electronic / IT tools; the identity of the owner, manager and the designated representative; the subjects and categories of subjects to whom the data may be communicated or who can learn about them as appointed representative in the territory of the State, managers or agents; Furthermore, pursuant to art. 15 and following GDPR, the interested party has the right to:
obtain confirmation from the data controller that personal data concerning him or her is being processed and in this case, to obtain access to personal data and to the following information: the purposes of the processing; the categories of personal data in question; the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or will be disclosed, in particular if recipients from third countries or international organizations; when possible, the expected retention period of personal data or, if not possible, the criteria used to determine this period; if the data are not collected from the data subject, all information available on their origin; the existence of an automated decision-making process, including profiling, and, at least in such cases, significant information on the logic used, as well as the importance and expected consequences of such processing for the data subject. obtain from the data controller the cancellation of personal data concerning him without undue delay, if one of the following reasons exists: a) personal data are no longer necessary with respect to the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed; b) the interested party revokes the consent on which the treatment is based in accordance with article 6, paragraph 1, letter a), or with article 9, paragraph 2, letter a), and if there is no other legal basis for the treatment ; c) the interested party opposes the treatment pursuant to Article 21, paragraph 1, and there is no prevailing legitimate reason to proceed with the treatment, or opposes the treatment pursuant to Article 21, paragraph 2; d) personal data have been unlawfully processed; e) personal data must be erased in order to fulfill a legal obligation under Union or Member State law to which the data controller is subject; f) personal data have been collected in relation to the offer of information society services referred to in Article 8, paragraph 1. obtain from the data controller the limitation of processing when one of the following hypotheses occurs: a) the interested party disputes the accuracy of personal data, for the period necessary for the data controller to verify the accuracy of such personal data; b) the processing is illegal and the interested party opposes the cancellation of personal data and instead requests that their use be limited; c) although the data controller no longer needs it for processing purposes, personal data are necessary for the interested party to ascertain, exercise or defend a right in court; d) the interested party has opposed the processing pursuant to Article 21, paragraph 1, pending verification of the possible prevalence of the legitimate reasons of the data controller with respect to those of the interested party. receive in a structured format, commonly used and readable by an automatic device, the personal data concerning him provided to a data controller and transmit these data to another data controller without impediments by the data controller to whom he has provided them if: a) the treatment is based on or on a contract b) the treatment is carried out by automated means. In exercising their rights with regard to data portability, the interested party has the right to obtain the direct transmission of personal data from one data controller to another, if technically feasible. object at any time, for reasons related to your particular situation, to the processing of personal data concerning you pursuant to Article 6, paragraph 1, letters e) or f), including profiling on the basis of these provisions. If personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, the interested party has the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data concerning him / her carried out for these purposes, including profiling to the extent that it is connected to such direct marketing. right not to be subjected to a decision based solely on automated processing, including profiling, which produces legal effects concerning him or which similarly significantly affects his person. right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.
The requests referred to in the previous points must be sent by e-mail to the address of the data controller:

9. Updates
This privacy policy is updated on 08.11.2018.


1. What are cookies?
This site uses cookies. As clarified by the Privacy Guarantor in the FAQ of December 2012, cookies are "small text files" - consisting of letters and numbers - "which the sites visited by the user send to his terminal (usually to the browser), where they are stored to be then retransmitted to the same sites on the next visit by the same user ". Cookies have the function of streamlining the analysis of traffic on the web or of signaling when a specific site or a part of it is visited, of distinguishing between them visitors in order to provide personalized content, and they help administrators to improve the site and the browsing experience of the users themselves. Through cookies we cannot access other information stored on your device, even if this is where the cookies are downloaded. Cookies cannot load codes of any kind, carry viruses or malware and are not harmful to the user's terminal. Below you can find all the information about the cookies installed through this site, and the necessary information on how to manage your preferences in this regard.

2. User consent to the use of cookies
By connecting for the first time to any page of the Site, the user will see an information banner appear on the use of cookies. By closing this information through the appropriate button or by clicking outside the banner that contains it and continuing to browse, the user consents to our use of cookies, in the manner described in this Cookie Policy. The site remembers the choice made by the user, therefore the short information will not be repeated in subsequent links from the same device. However, the user always has the option to revoke all or part of the consent already expressed. If you encounter technical problems related to the provision of consent, please contact us through the appropriate channels provided on this site to allow us to assist you.

3. Duration of cookies
Cookies can be:
- session, cookies that are stored permanently on the user's computer and are deleted when the browser is closed, are strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers necessary to allow the safe and efficient exploration of the site avoiding the use of other IT techniques potentially prejudicial to the confidentiality of users' browsing;
- persistent, cookies that remain stored on the computer's hard drive until their expiration or cancellation by users / visitors. Through persistent cookies, visitors who access the site (or any other users who use the same computer) are automatically recognized at each visit. Visitors can set the browser on the computer so that it accepts / refuses all cookies or displays a warning every time a cookie is proposed, in order to evaluate whether to accept it or not. The user can, however, change the default configuration and disable cookies (i.e. block them permanently), by setting the highest level of protection.

4. Types of cookies
Cookies can be:
- first-party, or cookies that report the site as a domain;
- third-party, i.e. cookies that relate to external domains.
Third-party cookies are necessarily installed by an external party, always defined as a "third party", not managed by the site. These subjects may also install first-party cookies, saving their cookies on the site domain. Another type of cookie are the so-called "Flash Cookies" (Local Shared Objects), used within Adobe Flash Player to deliver some content, such as video clips or animations, in order to remember the settings and preferences. Flash cookies are stored on the device, but are managed through a different interface than that provided by the browser used.

5. Nature of cookies
Regarding the nature of cookies, there are several types:
Technical cookies: these are used for the sole purpose of "carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service "(see art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Code). They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or operator of the website. They can be divided into:
navigation or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate to access restricted areas); they are in fact necessary for the correct functioning of the site;
analytics cookies, assimilated to technical cookies when used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site, in order to improve site performance;
functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service provided. For the installation of these cookies, the prior consent of the users is not required (more information in the paragraph Management of cookies below).
Profiling cookies: they are aimed at creating user profiles and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the same in the context of surfing the net. For the use of profiling cookies, the consent of the interested party is required. In the case of third-party cookies, the site does not have direct control of individual cookies and cannot control them (it can neither install them directly nor delete them). You can still manage these cookies through your browser settings (follow the instructions below), or the sites indicated in the "Cookie management" section.
Third-party cookies are necessarily installed by an external party, always defined as a "third party", not managed by the site. These subjects may also install first-party cookies, saving their cookies on the site domain. Another type of cookie are the so-called "Flash Cookies" (Local Shared Objects), used within Adobe Flash Player to deliver some content, such as video clips or animations, in order to remember the settings and preferences. Flash cookies are stored on the device, but are managed through a different interface than that provided by the browser used.

6. Cookies installed on this site
This site has no control over their cookies entirely managed by third parties and does not have access to the information collected through these cookies. Information on the use of these cookies and their purposes, as well as on how to disable them, are provided directly by third parties on the pages indicated below. It is recalled that generally the tracking of users does not involve identification of the same, unless the User is already registered for the service and is also already logged in, in which case it is understood that the User has already expressed his consent directly to the third party when registering for the relevant service (eg Facebook). This site mainly uses cookies from the following third parties: Google Inc .: for information on the use of data and their processing by Google, it is recommended to read Google's privacy policy and how Google uses the data when using partner sites or apps. It should be noted that Google can also use one or more cookies for advertising shown all over the web. One of the most important advertising cookies is called IDE and is stored in browsers under the domain. Another called ANID is stored under the domain. We use other cookies called DSID, FLC, AID, TAID, and exchange_uid. Other Google companies, such as YouTube, may also use these cookies to show you more relevant advertisements. Place of data processing: United States (Privacy Shield adjustment). Google Analytics: used to analyze the use of the site by users, compile reports on site activities and user behavior, check how often users visit the site, how the site is tracked and which pages are visited most frequently. The information is combined with information collected from other sites in order to create a comparative picture of the use of the site compared to other sites in the same category. Collected data: browser identification, date and time of interaction with the site, page of origin, IP address. Place of data processing: the anonymization of the service being active in the European Union. Otherwise: United States (Privacy Shield adjustment). The collected data do not allow the personal identification of users, and are not crossed with other information relating to the same person. They are processed in aggregate and anonymized form (truncated at the last octet). According to a specific agreement, Google Inc. is prohibited from crossing these data with those obtained from other services. Further information on Google Analytics cookies can be found on the Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites page. The user can selectively disable (opt-out) the collection of data by Google Analytics by installing the appropriate component provided by Google on his browser (opt-out). Youtube: platform, owned by Google, for sharing videos. Cookies are set when accessing the page containing the embed, and when the video is started, and do not allow identification of the User unless he is already logged into the Google profile. For the videos on the site, the "advanced privacy (no cookie)" option has been activated which prevents YouTube from storing visitor information unless they voluntarily play the video. Data collected: number and behavior of users of the service, IP address, information linking visits to the site to the Google account for users already logged in, preferences for viewing videos. See conditions for use of data by Google Inc. Place of data processing: United States (Privacy Shield adjustment). N.B. when a user uses Google services, the third party may collect and process information about his location. Google uses various technologies to determine location, including IP address, GPS and other sensors that could, for example, provide the third party with information about nearby devices, Wi-Fi access points and signal boosters of cell phones. The so-called c.d. "Social buttons" are those particular "buttons" on the site that depict the icons of social networks (example, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, etc.) and allow users who are browsing to interact with a "click" directly with the social platforms. The social buttons on the site are links that refer to the owner's accounts on the social networks shown. Through the use of these buttons, therefore, third-party cookies are not installed on the site.

7. Disabling cookies
The user can refuse the use of cookies and at any time can revoke a consent already provided. Since cookies are connected to the browser used, they can be disabled directly from the browser, thus refusing / withdrawing consent to the use of cookies, or through the banner located at the bottom of the page. Disabling cookies may prevent the correct use of some functions of the site itself, in particular the services provided by third parties may not be accessible, and therefore may not be viewable (eg Google Maps). Instructions for disabling cookies can be found on the following web pages:
Mozilla Firefox - Microsoft Internet Explorer - Microsoft Edge - Google Chrome - Opera - Apple Safari.