What personally-identifiable information Do we collect?
The Company collects personally-identifiable information on the Site when users register for newsletters and publication alerts, and participate in user posting areas (including discussion forums, surveys and bulletins). The personally-identifiable information collected may comprise information that you provide, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, and possibly other information required to apply for a position with the Company. For recruiting purposes, the information collected may include other personally-identifiable information that you include on your resume and information that you submit on your application. In addition, the Company collects certain information that you do not enter visibly, such as your IP address, browsing pattern on the Site, click stream data, HTTP protocol elements, and the status of cookies, which may or may not be, placed on your computer by the Company.
How may the Company use my personally-identifiable information?
The Company may use your personally-identifiable information to fulfill your requests for information, publish your comments, process your requests submitted through our Site, evaluate applications for positions with the Company, distribute newsletters and alerts to you, personalize content that you view or receive, evaluate and improve our services, and for such other purposes you may initiate or request. The Company may keep any of your personally-identifiable information and use it to contact you.
Cookies are small packets of information that are stored by your web browser, and are put on your browser by the websites you visit. Cookies generally do not contain personal information; however, they do allow us to ascertain if you visit the same website twice or if you visit related websites.
What ARE “cookies” used for on this site?
The Company may, in connection with its Site, contract with a third-party to send e-mail to our registered users. To assist the Company in measuring the effectiveness of its e-mail, the Company sets cookies. Data collected by any third-party for the Company is used solely by or on behalf of the Company, and is shared only on an anonymous, aggregated basis. The Company does not seek to collect your personal information, and where it is collected by the Company, we strive to anonymize such information as soon as practicable.
By subscribing or registered with the Company for recurring newsletters, you agree to receive correspondence from the Company regarding subscribed newsletters and other Company information you consented to receive during registration. This type of information is shared externally in anonymous, aggregated form for generalized user analysis or to enable third-party agents to send e-mails on our behalf. You will be contacted by e-mail or otherwise only by the Company or its agents.
The Company may ask for your e-mail address at registration for newsletters, and will send e-mails to this address to confirm your registration, to provide newsletters, and contact you for any other reason. If you sign up to receive any of the Company's newsletters or surveys, you may, on occasion, receive certain other correspondence from the Company. Your e-mail address provided will not be shared with any third-party other than an agent who has agreed to send e-mails and certain other correspondence on behalf of the Company.
This Site also includes a feature that enables the Company to send links to its Content through e-mail or at a user's request. The e-mail address(es) provided by you for this service will be used only to send requested content and will not be stored or reused for any other purpose.
IS PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION DISCLOSED TO THIRD PARTIES?
The Company shall not intentionally disclose or transfer (and shall take reasonable steps to prevent unauthorized or accidental disclosure) of your personally-identifiable information to third parties (e.g., those persons and/or entities that are not affiliates of the Company) without your consent, whether for such third parties' marketing purposes or otherwise, except as follows.
You should be aware that whenever you publicly disclose information online, that information could be collected and used by others. The Company is not responsible for any action or policies of any third parties who collect information that users publicly disclose in any such forums on the Site.
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How can I access, change, and/or delete information?
The Company understands the importance of protecting minor's privacy, especially in an on-line environment. The Site is not designed for or directed at individuals 13 years of age or younger, and the Company will not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under this age.