1.1. Purpose of Policy
1.2. Notice Concerning Children
The Visante Services are targeted to adults, and we do not direct any of our content at children under 18 years of age. We understand and are committed to respecting the sensitive nature of children’s privacy online. If we learn or have reason to suspect that a Services user is under age 18, we will promptly delete that user’s information.
2. INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
2.1. What Basic Information Do We Collect?
In operating the Services, Visante may collect registration, online surveys, and other online forms that ask users to provide their names, job titles, company/firm names, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, URL’s and other contact information. This information could also include users’ preferences and interests, audio, images, videos and any other content that users may submit to us in response to our customer surveys or offers. These processes only collect data that was provided by the user.
2.2. What Additional Information Do We Collect?
(a) Automatic Collection. Our servers automatically recognize visitors’ Internet service provider, browser type, computer platform, referring website, date, time and duration of access, links clicked through. No personal information about you is revealed in this process. The Services may also gather anonymous “traffic data” that does not personally identify you, but are used to facilitate basic site functionality, may be helpful for marketing purposes or for improving the services we offer.
We use “analytics” cookies. These, along with other information, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people using the Website and which features of our Website are most popular.
What Cookies do we use on our Website?
The table below sets out more information about the individual cookies used on our Website and the purposes for which they are used:
These cookies enable us to track anonymous user click data. For more information about Google Analytics please see: http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html
How long a Google Analytics cookie remains on your computer or device depends on what it is and what it is used for. Some Google Analytics cookies expire at the end of your browser session, while others can remain for up to two years. You can delete Google Analytics cookies and other cookies at any time by clearing your cache.
These Twitter cookies are used to see what links you click on or count the number of users who have seen a particular embedded Tweet. We use Google Analytics to assist us with this.
You can control how Twitter personalizes your experience and adverts by using your Personalization and Data settings at https://twitter.com/personalization whether or not you have a Twitter account.
You can delete cookies at any time by clearing your cache.
These cookies are used by LinkedIn for tracking preferences, share buttons and advertising tags. We use Google Analytics to assist us with this.
You can find out more about LinkedIn’s cookies here: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
When you subscribe to our MailChimp newsletter we require an email address, which MailChimp collects. These cookies allow MailChimp to track attribution rates and browser activity and provide reporting regarding the success of our targeted emails.
You can exercise your cookie preferences by visiting http://preferences-mgr.truste.com/.
(c) Mobile Device Identifying Information. When you access the Services via a mobile device, we may collect the unique identifying information of your mobile device (“Mobile Device ID”). We may use your Mobile Device ID to provide a tailored experience for you. In addition, the Mobile Device ID information may be collected in order to determine the aggregate number of unique devices using our service or parts of our service, to track total usage, analyze data, and communicate with you more effectively. We may combine your Mobile Device ID with information from third parties to provide you with a better experience and to improve the quality of our service. We do not collect any personally identifiable information in association with your Mobile Device ID.
(d) Geographic Location. When you access the Services via a mobile device, we may collect the geographic location of your mobile device if your mobile device is set to transmit such information. We may use your geographic location to provide a tailored experience for you. In addition, the geographic location information may be used to analyze our Services traffic. We may combine your geographic location with information from third parties to provide you with a better experience and to improve the quality of our Services. We do not collect any personally identifiable information in association with your geographic location.
3. USE AND SHARING OF INFORMATION
3.1 Personal Information.
If you have provided us with personal data, we will not share your personal information with any third parties without your consent, except as necessary or appropriate to provide you with the services offered by us or to comply with the law or legal process. We may use your personal information for internal record-keeping, to verify your identity, to improve our products and services, or to follow up with transactions initiated on the Services. We may also use your contact information to inform you of any changes to the Services, to send you additional information about Visante, or to offer you other products, programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you. We may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes, and to customize the website according to your interests. If you give your permission to us while submitting your information to us or otherwise, we may share your information with our business partners or other companies so that they may send you promotional materials.
3.2 Anonymous Information.
We use anonymous information to analyze our Services traffic, but we do not examine this information for individually identifying information. In addition, we may use anonymous IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Services, or to display the content according to your preferences. Traffic and transaction information may also be shared with business partners and advertisers on an aggregate and anonymous basis.
3.4 Disclosure of Personal Information.
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (i) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Visante or its affiliates; (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of Visante or the users of the Services; and/or (iii) act under exigent circumstances to protect the safety of the public or users of the Services.
3.5 Sale of Assets.
In order to accommodate changes in our business, we may sell or buy portions of our company or other companies or assets, including the information collected through the Services. If Visante substantially liquidates all of its assets, or the assets of one of its business lines are acquired, customer information will be one of the assets transferred to the acquirer.
Users may opt-out of receiving certain types of communications by sending an email to: email@example.com.
The Services have security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you, but we make no assurances to you or to any third party about our ability to prevent any such loss, misuse, or alteration.
5. SERVICES AREAS BEYOND VISANTE’S CONTROL
5.1. Public Disclosure of Information
The Services may now or in the future include interactive forums for the exchange of information, ideas and opinions. Additionally, you may through the Services post information to third party websites. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information.
5.2. Third Party Websites.
The Services contains links to third party websites. If you choose to visit third party websites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those other websites, and it is your responsibility to review the privacy policies at those websites to confirm that you understand and agree with their policies.
6. CONTACT INFORMATION AND POLICY UPDATES
6.1. Contacting Us.
If you have any questions about this Policy, or our privacy practices related to the Services, please contact us at the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
6.2. Updates and Changes
We reserve the right, at any time, to add to, change, update, or modify this Policy, simply by posting such change, update, or modification on the Services and without any other notice to you. Any such change, update, or modification will be effective immediately upon posting on the Services. It is your responsibility to review this Policy from time to time to ensure that you continue to agree with all of its terms.