Last Updated: July 9, 2021
We collect information through our Site in the following ways:
Examples of the types of information that you may provide us on our Site (e.g., by submitting this information to us via a form) include:
You also may provide information to be published or displayed (“posted”) on public areas of our Site, or transmitted to other users of our Site or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although we limit access to certain pages, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of our Site with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
As you navigate through and interact with our Site, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your device, browsing actions and patterns, including:
We also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services.
The information we collect automatically (which may include Personal Information) is converted into statistical data, but we may maintain it or associate it with Personal Information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. This information helps us to improve our Site and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible third-party provider directly. For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see Section 7.
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Information:
We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-parties’ goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please adjust your user preferences in your account profile. For more information, see Section 7.
We may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your Personal Information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.
We may also disclose your Personal Information:
We also may disclose aggregated information about our users, and other information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the Personal Information you provide to us. Here are some ways that you may control the information we collect about or from you on our Site:
Although there may be other ways for you to opt out of certain tracking and advertising activities than those listed above, we currently do not respond or take any action with respect to web browser "do not track" signals.
California law permits users that are residents of California to request the following information regarding our disclosure of your Personal Information to third parties for those third parties’ direct marketing purposes (i) a list of certain categories of Personal Information that we have disclosed to certain third parties for their direct marketing purposes during the immediately preceding calendar year, (ii) the identity of certain third parties that received Personal Information from us for their direct marketing purposes during that calendar year, and (iii) examples of the products or services marketed (if we have that information). If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have a user account with our Site, you can review and change your available Personal Information by logging into our Site and visiting your account profile page.
If you would like to access, amend, delete, export or restrict the processing of Personal Information collected via our Site, you may submit a request to email@example.com. We will respond to requests in accordance with applicable law. We cannot delete your Personal Information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
If you delete your User Contributions from our Site, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users.
Depending on where you live, you may have a right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority or other regulatory agency if you believe that we have violated any of the rights concerning Personal Information about you. We encourage you to first reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org, so we have an opportunity to address your concerns directly before you do so.
We have implemented measures designed to secure Personal Information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of Personal Information transmitted to our Site. Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on our Site.
The safety and security of Personal Information also depends on you. You are responsible for keeping any of your account log-in credentials confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of our Site because such information may be viewed by any user of our Site.
Our Website is not intended for persons under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from persons under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features/register on our Site, make any purchases through our Site, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Information from a person under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a person under 18, please contact us at email@example.com.
T&D has committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the Privacy Shield Principles to JAMS, an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit https://www.jamsadr.com/eu-us-privacy-shield for more information and to file a complaint.
These recourse mechanisms are available at no cost to you. Damages may be awarded in accordance with applicable law. Please note that if your complaint is not resolved through these channels, under limited circumstances, a binding arbitration option may be available before a Privacy Shield Panel. In cases of onward transfer to third parties of data of EU or Swiss individuals received pursuant to the Privacy Shield, T&D is potentially liable.