This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their "Personally Identifiable Information" (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in United States privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect, or otherwise handle your PII in accordance with our website.

The Washington University Law Review does not collect any personally identifiable information from visitors without their knowledge. However, we do keep track of what our users (in aggregate) do on our website to determine online readership and to help us tailor the website to users' needs, among other uses. This tracking makes use of the technology known as "cookies" but only during your time on our site.

We do collect any information submitted by you in any forms you may fill out on our site, including when you contribute content to our publication or to subscribe to our email alerts. In any case, your personal contact information will not be shared outside of our organization, except as needed to fulfill your request(s). Your contact information is never sold to third parties and we do not send unsolicited commercial email.

By submitting content to us through our forms under the “Submissions” section of our site, you acknowledge that you are asking The Washington University Law Review to publish it, and you grant the same a non-exclusive, royalty-free, and perpetual, right to use, modify, and distribute your content.