Privacy Policy

Dispute Resolution and Privacy Seals

We have the following privacy dispute resolution policy:

  • Privacy Dispute Resolution: Any user will be removed from the Membership List upon request. Please contact us by filling out this form to update information or remove yourself from our records.

Additional Information

This policy is valid for 26 weeks from the time that it is loaded by a client.

Data Collection

P3P policies declare the data they collect in groups (also referred to as “statements”). This policy contains 3 data groups. The data practices of each group will be explained seperately.

 


 

Group “Basic information”

We collect the following information:

  • Click-stream data
  • URI stem
  • User agent information
  • Search terms

This data will be used for the following purposes:

  • Completion and support of the current activity.
  • Web site and system administration.
  • One-time tailoring. The user must opt-in to this usage.

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected:

Data collected from all Web users: access logs, and search strings (if entered).

 

 


 

Group “Cookies”

We collect the following information:

  • State management mechanisms

At the user’s option, we may also collect the following data:

  • HTTP cookies

This data will be used for the following purposes:

  • Research and development.
  • One-time tailoring.

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected:

Cookies are used to track visitors to our site, so we can better deliver the content you require.

 

 


 

Group “Mailing registration”

We collect the following information:

  • User’s Name
  • User’s Job Title
  • Organization Name
  • Mailing address
  • Business telephone numbers
  • Online Address Information

At the user’s option, we may also collect the following data:

  • Physical contact information
  • Online contact information
  • Preference data

This data will be used for the following purposes:

  • Completion and support of the current activity.
  • One-time tailoring.
  • Contacting visitors for marketing of services or products.

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected:

This information is collected to enable your participation in our organization.

 

Cookies

Cookies are a technology which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a Web site. A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it.

Our site makes use of cookies. Cookies are used for the following purposes:

  • User targeting
  • Research and development

 

Policy Evaluation

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 will evaluate this policy’s compact policy whenever it is used with a cookie. The actions IE will take depend on what privacy level the user has selected in their browser (Low, Medium, Medium High, or High; the default is Medium. In addition, IE will examine whether the cookie’s policy is considered satisfactory or unsatisfactory, whether the cookie is a session cookie or a persistent cookie, and whether the cookie is used in a first-party or third-party context. This section will attempt to evaluate this policy’s compact policy against Microsoft’s stated behavior for IE6.

Note: this evaluation is currently experimental and should not be considered a substitute for testing with a real Web browser.

Satisfactory policy: this compact policy is considered satisfactory according to the rules defined by Internet Explorer 6. IE6 will accept cookies accompanied by this policy under the High, Medium High, Medium, Low, and Accept All Cookies settings.