Thank you for visiting Please know that your privacy is very important to us. To help better protect your privacy, this notice explains our online information practices and the options you have about the way information is collected and used.


We may collect your personal information when you interact with us in the following ways:

  • submit a website inquiry through our website contact form
  • sign up for our email newsletter
  • when you browse our website
  • when you call us by telephone

In order to offer and manage any services for you, we collect personal information to enable us to evaluate, deliver and manage all services related to your account. We may obtain, use and disclose this information for our internal marketing, web and IT-related systems and maintenance, research and development, and any other purposes with your consent or where sanctioned by law.

We may use your personal information in order to contact you for the following reasons:

  • answer any inquiries or feedback submitted by you
  • provide information, quotes and/or technical support regarding any of our services

Where deemed necessary and in strict compliance with the law, we may disclose your information in the following cases:

  • your approved representatives, intermediaries, and our representatives
  • insurance companies, including any claims adjusters, analysts and related insurance parties
  • service contractors, including web and IT providers
  • legal and other professional advisers
  • local, state, or federal government entities who legally request or require us to provide disclosures related to your account or information
  • any entities with whom we may partner for marketing, programming and any other promotional development


You can always contact us directly to request a copy of the personal data we have on file for your account. You may choose to modify or ask us to delete any personal information we may have about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

In addition, if you prefer to stop receiving promotional news or information from us, you are welcome to contact us directly by mail or telephone:

Mary Risala Laird and Quelquefois Press
638 Peralta Avenue
Berkeley CA 94707
Phone: (510) 525-8905



A cookie is a tiny text file used by your web browser and stored in your browser memory when you visit a website. Some cookies are temporary for your visit and deleted when you close your web browser; others stay on your device until they expire or are deleted from your device’s cache. This data offers key insights for our web development team to optimize and improve the end user experience.

We employ some essential cookies which help our website to function properly, such as our web contact form and location map on our contact page. Our web host also uses online analytics which employ cookies to provide web traffic insights for our web development team and help us to provide you with an optimal online experience. They help us to maintain and improve our website software, plugins and related online technologies.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. Google maps and fonts). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This website also uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our plugin. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer. Further information about handling user data, can be found at and in Google’s privacy policy at


Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.

If you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

YouTube is used to help make our website appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of YouTube under


Our website uses features provided by the Vimeo video portal. This service is provided by Vimeo Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA. If you visit one of our pages featuring a Vimeo plugin, a connection to the Vimeo servers is established. Here the Vimeo server is informed about which of our pages you have visited. In addition, Vimeo will receive your IP address. This also applies if you are not logged in to Vimeo when you visit our plugin or do not have a Vimeo account. The information is transmitted to a Vimeo server in the US, where it is stored.

If you are logged in to your Vimeo account, Vimeo allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account. For more information on how to handle user data, please refer to the Vimeo Privacy Policy at


You can modify your web browser settings to notify you when a new cookie is about to be stored on your device, so that you can accept or deny it. You can also delete cookies which are already present on your device. More detailed information about cookies and cookie management may be found here:


In compliance with United States Law – The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) – it is required to obtain parental permission for all children under the age of 13 in order to obtain personal information. We will not knowingly accept any information from children under the age of 13.

External Links

For your information and convenience, this site may provide links to third-party web sites, when clicked will open in a new browser window. While we have taken great care in screening all external links on this site, we do not control those sites or their privacy practices. We do not endorse or make any representation about third party websites. Please surf responsibly.