What Information is Collected?
2. Non-Identifiable Information
We are sensitive to your privacy concerns. As a general policy, no personal information is automatically collected from you other than certain non-personal information which is recorded by the standard operation of our Internet servers such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access the Website, the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to the Website, the operating system you are using, the sections of the Website you visit, the Website pages read and images viewed, and any content you post to or download from the Website. This non-identifiable information is used for Website and system administration purposes and to improve the Website.
When you view this Website, we store some information on your computer. This information will be stored in a “Cookie,” which is a file created on your computer’s hard drive, and will help us in many ways. For example, Cookies allow us to tailor the Website to better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block the creation of Cookies, or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored, although doing so may affect your use of the Website and your ability to access certain features of the Website. Please refer to your browser instructions or the help section of your browser to learn more about these functions. Advertisements displayed on the Website may also contain Cookies or other technologies.
4. Tracking Information
Personal Information You Specifically Provide
5. Your Personal Information
Your e-mail address and other personally identifiable information such as first and last name, company name, postal address and telephone number are known to us only when you voluntarily submit such information via requests for information, submission or suggestions for contents, on-line surveys or participation in any other available on-line interactive activities. You can choose not to provide such information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of many of our features.
6. Use of Your Personal Information
We may use your personal information to contact and correspond with you, to respond to your communications, to facilitate and enhance your use of the Website and as otherwise required or permitted by law. We may develop a confidential user profile for you, which will be used to facilitate your use of the Website. Additionally, we may keep a record of all communications with you.
7. Disclosure of Your Personal Information
Generally, we do not sell, transfer or otherwise disclose personal information; however, we may disclose your personal information in the following circumstances:
(a) Disclosure to Affiliates and Others
(b) Disclosure of Business Transfers
(c) Law Enforcement and Legal Disclosure
We may disclose your personal information to a government institution that has asserted its lawful authority to obtain the information or where we have reasonable grounds to believe the information could be useful in the investigation of unlawful activity, or to comply with a subpoena or warrant or an order made by a court, person or body with jurisdiction to compel the production of information, or to comply with court rules regarding the production of records and information, or to our legal counsel, or to protect our respective rights and property.
Information Use, Sharing and Disclosure
8. Use of Information
We use the information collected by our Internet servers to conduct internal reviews of the number of visitors to the Website but only in an aggregate and non-personally identifiable form. This information may be used for any of the following purposes: (1) to help us understand better visitors’ use of our Website; (2) to respond to specific requests from our visitors; (3) to provide visitors from time to time with information about products and services offered by Brandimensions and its subsidiaries; (4) to protect the security or integrity of our Website when necessary; and (5) to provide the necessary notices and/or obtain parental consent from visitors under 19 years of age, where necessary.
We may from time to time send you e-mail or other communications regarding industry issues, new trends, research developments, as well as current promotions, specials and new additions to the Website. You may “opt-out,” or unsubscribe from our email list by sending an e-mail to [email protected] . After doing so, you will not receive future promotional, product or services communication or mailings from us unless you re-subscribe to our email list.
A Special Note for Parents
10. Personal Information of Children
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 19. If we learn that we have inadvertently collected personal information on a child under the age of 19, we will delete that information from our systems. If you are under 19 years of age, do not submit or post any information on our Website.
11. Third Party Website
12. Location of Information
We will store and process your personal information in the United States.
13. Securing Your Information
To help protect the confidentiality of your personal information, we employ security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. Nevertheless, given the nature of the Internet, security and privacy risks cannot be eliminated and you should be aware of this before you send us an email message or other communication through the Website.