visiting the 4th District Court of Appeals - Supreme Court of Ohio
web site you are accepting the practices described in this notice.
some of our pages we may receive and store certain types of information
whenever you interact with us. For example, we may use "cookies" to
obtain certain types of information when you visit our site. Cookies
are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard
drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize
your browser and to provide a more personalized experience. For example,
search using that page so that you will not have to re-enter as much
information on your next search. Most browsers allow you to control
when cookies are written to your computer. However, cookies allow
you to take full advantage of our personalization features and we
therefore recommend that you leave them turned on. Check under "Help"
in your browser for more information.
information an attorney provides on the Certificate of Registration
is placed on the computer system of the Supreme Court of Ohio and
is used to administer the functions of the Supreme Court's Attorney
Registration Section and Continuing Legal Education Office. An attorney's
address and phone number also may be accessed by the Clerk's Office,
in connection with the attorney's participation in cases, by other
offices of the Supreme Court, in connection with other matters pending
before the Supreme Court, or by ancillary agencies of the Supreme
Court, including the Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline
and the Ohio Disciplinary Counsel, in connection with an attorney's
involvement in a disciplinary matter.
information provided on a Certificate of Registration is a public
record, except to the extent provided in Gov.
Bar R. VI, Section 1(G). Under this provision, an attorney's residence
phone number and social security number are not public record. In
addition, an attorney's residence address is not public record unless
the attorney has not provided a business address to the Attorney Registration
Certificate of Registration includes a separate section for IOLTA
(Interest on Lawyer's Trust Accounts) information. The Attorney Registration
Section collects this information from attorneys pursuant to Gov.
Bar R. VI, Sec. 1(F). All IOLTA information is forwarded to the
Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation (OLAF). The IOLTA information assists
OLAF in administering the legal aid fund established under Revised
Code Section 120.52.
sometimes contract with other companies and individuals to perform
functions on our behalf. For example, we may hire a company or individual
to develop a computer program, help maintain our computer network,
or process online transactions. These parties have access to personal
information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it
for other purposes.
of your personal information
work to protect the security of your information during transmission
by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information
you input. We will reveal only the last 5 digits of your credit card
numbers when confirming a transaction. However, we transmit the entire
credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during order
processing. We do not store your credit card numbers on our computers.
In order to prevent unauthorized use of your credit card we suggest
that you sign off when finished using a shared computer, and take
care not to allow unauthorized access to your computer or your passwords.
to your information
Supreme Court of Ohio gives those who register online access to their
registration information for the purpose of viewing and, in certain
cases, updating that information.
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you choose to visit the 4th
District Court of Appeals - Supreme
Court of Ohio's Web site, your visit and any dispute over privacy
is subject to this Policy and our Conditions
of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes,
and application of the law of the state of Ohio. If you have any concern
about privacy at the 4th
District Court of Appeals - Supreme
Court of Ohio's Web site, please send us a thorough description via
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resolve it. This notice and the Conditions of Use may change, and
in effect at the time of use. You should check our Web site frequently
collection of information
may collect and analyze certain information automatically: the Internet
protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet;
login; email address; password; computer and connection information
such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform;
registration history; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream
to, through, and from our Web site, including date and time; cookie
number; pages you viewed, or what you searched for.
should be aware that, subject to certain statutory exceptions, most
documents and records maintained by the state of Ohio, including but
not limited to electronic data, are public records under Ohio law. Therefore,
information submitted through this Web site may be subject to disclosure
pursuant to a public records request.