Innsworth funds shareholder litigation and anti-trust litigation. We also fund commercial litigation and arbitration claims.

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Innsworth Advisors limited – privacy policy

PURPOSE OF THIS PRIVACY NOTICE

This privacy notice aims to give you information on how Innsworth Advisors Limited collects and processes your personal data through your use of this website and our communications with you, including any data you may provide to us.

It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.

CONTROLLER

Innsworth Advisors Limited is the controller and responsible for your personal data (collectively referred to as "Innsworth", "we", "us" or "our" in this privacy notice).

We have appointed a data privacy manager who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights in relation to your personal data, please contact the privacy manager using the details set out below.

CONTACT DETAILS

Iryna Valdayeva
Innsworth Advisors Ltd
1 Bell Yard
LONDON
WC2A 2JR
client.operations@innsworth.com

You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk). We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so do please contact us in the first instance.

THE DATA WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU

Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).

When you contact us, we may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together follows:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including postal address (this may be your home address if you have provided this to us) and email address
  • telephone number
  • date of birth
  • country of birth, domicile and nationality
  • passport number
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • your password for password protected platforms or services used by us
  • information collected from publicly available resources, integrity data bases and credit agencies
  • information about relevant and significant litigation or other legal proceedings against you or a third party related to you and interaction with you
  • We may also collect information about the meetings held with our employees and visits to our premises.

We do not collect any Special Categories of Personal Data about you (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data). Nor do we collect any information about criminal convictions and offences.

HOW IS YOUR PERSONAL DATA COLLECTED?

We may collect personal data about you through you direct interactions with us, in a number of circumstances, including when you or your organisation:

  • seek funding for a litigation case
  • are a claimant, or agent of a claimant, in a case being considered for or funded by us
  • browse, make an enquiry or otherwise interact on our website
  • sign up to receive information from us
  • offer to provide or provide services to us

You may give us your identity and contact data by filling in forms or by corresponding with us by post, phone, email or otherwise.

Automated technologies or interactions.

As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, server logs and other similar technologies. We may also receive Technical Data about you if you visit other websites employing our cookies. Please see our cookie policy for further details.

We may also use aggregated personal data and statistics for monitoring website usage to help us develop our website and our services.

HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

We may contact you by telephone, email, post or fax.

We may collect information from you for the following reasons:

  • to help make informed investment decisions
  • for internal record keeping
  • to improve our services
  • to periodically send you information with details of new cases that you might be interested in.

We may use your personal data for the following purposes only (“Permitted Purposes”):

  • to assess, monitor and manage the funding of litigation cases
  • to assist with managing investor relations
  • to provide other services requested by you or your organisation
  • to comply with screening or recording obligations (e.g. anti-money laundering, fraud and crime prevention purposes); these may include automated checks of personal data or other information you provide about your identity against applicable sanction lists
  • to analyse and improve our services and communications
  • to protect the security of and managing access to our premises, IT and communication systems, online platforms, websites and other systems, preventing and detecting security threats, fraud or other criminal or malicious activities
  • to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations and requests, domestically and anywhere in the world, including reporting to and/or being audited by national and international regulatory bodies
  • to comply with court orders and exercises and/or defend our legal rights
  • keeping you up to date with information which we feel would be of interest to you

We may share your personal data with:

  • other Innsworth entities or affiliated companies on a confidential basis where required for providing litigation funding, other services, administration, billing and other purposes
  • law firms, legal specialists, consultants or experts, either domestic or foreign, for obtaining advice or opinions on a matter which is being considered for funding or is currently being funded by us
  • companies providing services such as fund administration, money laundering and other fraud and crime prevention purposes
  • courts, law enforcement authorities, regulators or attorneys or other parties when we are required by applicable law or regulations or judicial or official request to do so, or as required to investigate actual or suspected fraudulent or criminal activities

We may also use aggregated personal data and statistics for monitoring website usage in order to help us develop our website and our services.

CHANGE OF PURPOSE

We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to get an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact us at client.operations@innsworth.com.

If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you to explain why and the legal basis which allows us to do so.

Please note that we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by law.

DATA SECURITY

We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. We limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, and contractors. They will only process your personal data on our instruction and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.

We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.

DATA RETENTION

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal or reporting requirements.

In some circumstances you can ask us to delete your data by contacting us with an erasure request.

INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS

We do not transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (EEA).

OUR LEGAL RIGHTS

You may have the right to:

  • Request access to your personal data.
  • Request correction of your personal data.
  • Request erasure of your personal data.
  • Object to processing of your personal data.
  • Request restriction of processing your personal data.
  • Request transfer of your personal data.
  • Withdraw consent.

If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please contact Innsworth’s data controller at client.operations@innsworth.com.

TIME LIMIT TO RESPOND

We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month. Occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made several requests.