Privacy Statement

Paulo Mendes is committed to protecting the privacy and accuracy of confidential information to the extent possible. Other than as required by laws that guarantee public access to certain types of information, or in response to subpoenas or other legal instruments that authorize access, personal information is not actively shared. In particular, we do not re-distribute or sell personal information collected on our web servers.

Information collected: servers collect the following analytics: 

  • Internet Protocol (IP) address of computer being used 
  • web pages requested 
  • referring web page 
  • browser used 
  • date and time
  • Google Analytics: uses Google Analytics (“GA”) to keep track of site usage and incoming traffic. GA uses cookies to track users and provide with reports detailing traffic volume and patterns of site usage. does not have access to the data used to compile these reports.

In addition to the IP address/browser information collected from anonymous visitors to the site, other information is collected and stored when users log in to view restricted content or submit forms, as detailed below.

Cookies uses “cookies” in order to deliver web content specific to individual users’ interests or to keep track of site usage, inquiries, and purchasing transactions. Sensitive personal information is not stored within cookies.

Webforms uses webforms on this site. These forms require users to give contact information including name, email, phone number, and files used to provide quotations for work and to deliver said work. This information will not be shared with third parties, except when required to perform the work and only with the express consent of the contracting party. No personal information will not be sold to another party. 

Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) provides a Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) server to its users in order to exchange files relevant to assignments. Said files will not be shared with third parties, except when required to perform the work and only with the express consent of the contracting party. No personal information will not be sold to another party. 

Use of collected information: will only use personal information collected from this site for the purpose of communication back to persons who contact us via the site. uses browser-IP-address information and anonymous-browser history to report information about site accesses and for profiling purposes. This information is used to improve Web presentation and utilization. IP address information may also be used for troubleshooting purposes

Distribution of collected information:

  • will not disclose, without your consent, personal information collected about you, except for certain explicit circumstances in which disclosure is required by law.
  • will not distribute or sell personal information to third-party organizations.

Privacy Statement revisions:
This Privacy Statement was last revised on September 21th, 2019. We may change this Privacy Statement at any time and for any reason. We encourage you to review this Privacy Statement each time you visit the web site.

If we make a significant change to our Privacy Statement, we will post a notice on the homepage of our web site for a period of time after the change is made. 

Responsibility for external sites:
This website may contain links to other web sites. Some of those web sites may be operated by third parties. We provide the links for your convenience, but we do not review, control, or monitor the privacy practices of web sites operated by others.

We are not responsible for the performance of web sites operated by third parties or for your business dealings with them. Therefore, whenever you leave this web site we recommend that you review each web site’s privacy practices and make your own conclusions regarding the adequacy of these practices.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or would like to request any information about data we may have about you, please contact us through our webform atíndex.php/contact