The Company’s Web sites may contain links to other Web sites. The information practices or the content of such other Web sites is governed by the privacy statements of such other Web sites. The Company encourages you to review the privacy statements of other Web sites to understand their information practices.
When expressing an interest in obtaining additional information about the Services, or registering to use the Company’s Web sites or other Services, or registering for an event, ProSymmetry requires you to provide the Company with personal contact information, such as name, company name, address, phone number, and email address (“Required Contact Information”). When you are purchasing the Services or registering for an event, ProSymmetry may also require you to provide the Company with billing information, such as billing name and address, credit card number, and the number of employees within the organization that will be using the Services (“Billing Information”). ProSymmetry may also ask you to provide additional information, such as company annual revenues, number of employees, or industry (“Optional Information”). ProSymmetry may also receive personal information, e.g., name, email, and contact information, from third parties that collected such information from individuals who elected to ‘opt-in’ to such collection and sharing of their personal information.
As you navigate the Company’s Web sites, ProSymmetry may also collect information through the use of commonly used gathering tools, such as cookies. Web Site Navigational Information includes standard information from your Web browser (such as browser type and browser language), your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the actions you take on the Company’s Web sites (such as the Web pages viewed and the links clicked).
ProSymmetry does not intend to collect or receive information from individuals who are minors. If you are below the age of majority in your country or jurisdiction, please do not use the Company’s Web sites or otherwise provide your personal information.
The Company collects and uses information about ProSymmetry Customers, Visitors, and Attendees to provide, manage, deploy, enhance, or improve our Services, or as otherwise authorized by our Customers, Visitors or Attendees. For example, if you fill out a “Contact Me” Web form, the Company will use the information provided to contact you about your interest in the Services.
The Company also collects and uses information about ProSymmetry Attendees to plan and host corporate events, host online forums and social networks in which event attendees may participate, and to populate online profiles for Attendees on the Company’s Web sites.
The Company may also collect and use information about ProSymmetry Customers and information about ProSymmetry Attendees for marketing purposes. For example, the Company may use information you provide to contact you to further discuss your interest in the Services and to send you information regarding the Company, its affiliates, and its partners, such as information about promotions or events.
ProSymmetry uses credit card information solely to collect payment from prospective Customers and Attendees.
ProSymmetry may provide bulletin boards, blogs, or chat rooms on the Company’s Web sites. You grant ProSymmetry permission, consistent with the terms hereof, to use, reproduce, distribute, modify and/or delete any information you choose to submit to any such forum. Any personal information you choose to submit in such a forum may be read, collected, or used by others who visit these forums, and may be used to send you unsolicited messages. ProSymmetry is not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums.
ProSymmetry posts a list of Customers and testimonials on the Company’s Web sites that contain information such as Customer names and titles. ProSymmetry obtains the consent of each Customer prior to posting any information on such a list or posting testimonials.
When information is provided to third parties, ProSymmetry will ascertain that they are obligated to provide at least the same level of privacy protection as is required under this policy. ProSymmetry shall remain liable under applicable law, and accepts responsibility for, onward transfers of information to such third parties, if they process your information in a manner inconsistent with applicable law and contract obligations, unless ProSymmetry proves that it is not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
ProSymmetry uses a third—party service provider to manage credit card processing. This service provider is not permitted to store, retain, or use Billing Information except for the sole purpose of credit card processing on the Company’s behalf.
ProSymmetry reserves the right to use or disclose information provided to it if required by law, in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements, or if the Company reasonably believes that use or disclosure is necessary to protect the Company’s rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
ProSymmetry’s Customers may electronically submit data or information to the Services for hosting and processing purposes (“Customer Data”). ProSymmetry will not review, share, distribute, or reference any such Customer Data except as provided in ProSymmetry’s Master Software License and Services Agreement, or as may be required by law. In accordance with ProSymmetry’s Master Software License and Service Agreement, ProSymmetry may access Customer Data only for the purpose of providing the Services or preventing or addressing service or technical problems or as may be required by law.
CHOICES ABOUT USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
ProSymmetry strives to afford you choices regarding the use and disclosure of personal information you provide, including through the following mechanisms.
In addition, if you are a resident of the European Economic Area, you can object to processing of your personal information, ask us to restrict processing of your personal information or request portability of your personal information. You can exercise these rights by contacting us using the contact details provided below.
RIGHT TO ACCESS PERSONAL INFORMATION
You can seek to access, correct, update, request deletion of, or inquire about the collection and use of your personal information by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In compliance with the DPF Principles, ProSymmetry commits to resolve complaints and inquiries about our collection or use of your personal information. EU, UK, and Swiss individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our DPF policy should contact ProSymmetry at:
ATTN: Compliance Department
2000 Auburn Drive, Suite 460
Beachwood, OH 44122
ProSymmetry has further committed to refer unresolved DPF complaints to the International Centre for Dispute Resolution/American Arbitration Association (“ICDR/AAA”), an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint or if the Company has not addressed your complaint to your satisfaction, you may have the right to initiate binding arbitration. Please visit https://go.adr.org/privacyshield.html for more information or to file a complaint. The services of ICDR/AAA are provided at no cost to you.
You may have the option to select binding arbitration for the resolution of your complaint, provided you have taken the following steps: (1) raised your compliant directly with ProSymmetry and provided us the opportunity to resolve the issue; (2) made use of the independent dispute resolution mechanism identified above (ICDR/AAA); and (3) raised the issue through the relevant data protection authority and allowed the US Department of Commerce an opportunity to resolve the complaint at no cost to you. For more information on binding arbitration, see DPF Annex I: Arbitral Model.
ProSymmetry is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC).