We may collect personal information when you interact with the Website or Mobile Apps, such as if you choose to receive complimentary consultations (e.g., to gain access to specific content, or request Communications about specific areas of interest), or otherwise provide it to us. Depending on the specific Communication you are receiving, such information may consist of your name, current job title, company address, email address, telephone and fax numbers, correspondence with you, which whitepapers you access, and other information you provide to us.
The Website may also collect content that you provide, including postings on blogs, forums, wikis and other social media applications and services that we may provide.
We may also collect your personal information from data brokers in connection with our marketing activities.
We do not seek to collect sensitive personal information (i.e., data relating to race or ethnic origin, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, political opinions, medical or health conditions, or information specifying the sex life or sexual orientation of an individual) from users. We will, where necessary, obtain your explicit consent to collect and use such information.
Disclosure of information to third parties
Your personal information may also be disclosed to other third parties: in order to provide you with information that could be of interest to you or to conduct market or other research to respond to your requests or inquiries; as part of a corporate transaction (such as a sale, divestiture, reorganization, merger or acquisition); or where those parties handle information on our behalf.
Personal information may also be disclosed to law enforcement, regulatory or other government agencies, or to other third parties, in each case to comply with legal, regulatory, or national security obligations or requests.
In relation to Communications, we may also share your personal information with service providers in connection with the delivery of such Communications.
All of these disclosures may involve the transfer of personal information to countries or regions without data protection rules similar to those in effect in your area of residence.
By providing information with respect to a Communication or through the Website, you are consenting to the disclosures described above.
Any personal information that we have referenced above under “Information collection” may be disclosed to the third parties identified in this section for the purposes set forth herein.
Selling of information
How long we retain your data
What rights you have over your data
You have choices about how your personal information is collected, used and shared.
If you choose to register for a Communication or with the Website, you may access your user profile, correct and update your details, or unsubscribe at any time. If you decide that you no longer wish to have your third-party social network site account (e.g., LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter) linked to your profile on the Website, you may change your account settings at any time.
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you are located, you may have the right to request that we modify, delete, or stop processing your personal information, and you may also have the right to request that we provide the following information regarding the personal information we hold about you:
- The categories and/or specific pieces of personal information we collected
- The categories of sources from which personal information is collected
- The business or commercial purpose for collecting personal information
- The categories of third parties with whom we shared personal information
To exercise any of your rights under applicable law described above regarding your personal information, please contact us at +1 281 944 5756. Be prepared to provide your full name, mailing address, and email address.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your rights with respect to your personal information.
We have in place reasonable commercial standards of technology and operational security to protect all personal information provided by users with respect to Communications, or via the Website or Mobile Apps, from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction.