EU – U.S. PRIVACY SHIELD AND SWISS – U.S. PRIVACY SHIELD COMPLIANT
PURPOSE OF COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
“Personal Data” is any information that relates to you and that identifies you either directly from that information or indirectly, by reference to other information that we have access to. Integreon collects Personal Information in order to provide you with enhanced features such as customized content, access to special sections on our website, or e-mail delivery of blog posts. Further, this Personal Information will enable us to respond to your requests, to communicate with you, to support or enhance your relationship with us, and improve our services. Where you have consented to a particular processing, you have a right to withdraw the consent at any time.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION INTEGREON ACTIVELY COLLECTS
When you choose to register with our Site for newsletters or white papers or when you choose to participate in an online forum, contest, sweepstakes, survey or voting procedure, we may collect Personal Information that includes, but is not limited to, your name, position or role, company name, physical mailing address, your email address, and phone number(s). We may also ask you to provide us with demographic information or information regarding your interests, hobbies or similar information.
When you attend trade shows, conferences or other events, we may collect Personal Information that includes, but is not limited to, your name, position or role, company, address, email address, work address, and phone numbers.
We may provide you the opportunity to e-mail a friend an invitation to join the Site. The e-mail addresses you supply us for such activity will be used to send the requested e-mail and will not be used to send you or your friend any other e-mail communications.
When you visit the careers section of the website or register your interest in working for us, you may be asked to provide your email address, residence, education, work experience and other similar information.
If you access one or more of Integreon’s web-based technology platforms, you may be asked to provide certain Personal Information in order to access those web–based services.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION INTEGREON PASSIVELY COLLECTS: COOKIES AND OTHER TECHNOLOGIES
This Site, Integreon’s online services, applications, platforms, email messages, and advertisements, if any, may use “cookies” and other technologies to collect information about you. A cookie is a small data file stored on the web browser on your computer’s hard drive. A cookie associates the identification numbers built into the cookie with information about you that you have provided to us. This association allows us to recognize you when you arrive at our web site. Other technologies tell us where on our website you have visited, counts how many users visited certain web pages within our web site, and measures the effectiveness of advertisements, if any, and web searches. Please see our Cookies Policy for further information.
LIMITATIONS ON USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Affiliates: Integreon may share any or all of your Personal Information with and among its affiliated or related entities, including Integreon affiliates located in the EU and elsewhere. These affiliated companies will use your Personal Information only to accomplish the purposes for which the Personal Information was collected. Any onward transfer of your Personal Information may also be done to allow these entities to offer you information about their businesses, products or services that may be of interest to you, or for other lawful business purposes.
Accountability for Onward Transfer (Transfers to Third Parties): If Integreon transfers information to a third party that is acting as its agent, Integreon will require the third party to have adequate privacy protection as is required by the relevant Privacy Shield Principles or under other data protection laws. With respect to onward transfers, Integreon remains liable under the Principles if its agent processes personal information in a manner inconsistent with the Principles, unless Integreon proves that it is not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
Other: Integreon may, if required by law, legal process, litigation and/or requests from public or governmental authorities, disclose your Personal Information. We may also disclose Personal Information about you if we determine, in good faith and in our sole discretion, that such disclosure is necessary for purposes of national security, law enforcement, the prevention of a crime, or other issues of public importance. We may also disclose Personal Information about you if we determine, in our sole discretion, that it is reasonably necessary to enforce the T&Cs, or to protect our operations or users. Additionally, in the event of a corporate reorganization, merger or acquisition, or sale, we may transfer any and all Personal Information we collect to a relevant third party.
OPTING OUT: HOW YOU CONTROL THE USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
In the event you decide that you want to opt out from Integreon’s use of your Personal Information that you previously provided to Integreon, you may opt out of our use of your Personal Information by using the “Contact Us” option at http://www.integreon.com/Contact Us.
Additionally, you can contact us regarding exercising the following rights:
Change or correct data
Object to or restrict the use of certain personal data
Request access to your data
INTEGRITY, PROTECTION AND RETENTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
This web site is not intended for use by children. Integreon does not knowingly solicit or collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 18, you must obtain the consent of your parent or guardian to use this Web Site. Integreon encourages parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests.
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION ENFORCEMENT POWERS
As a Privacy Shield participating organization, Integreon is subject to the jurisdiction of the Federal Trade Commission. Under the Federal Trade Commission Act, an organization’s failure to abide by commitments to implement the Privacy Shield Principles may be challenged as deceptive by the FTC. The FTC has the power to prohibit such misrepresentations through administrative orders or by seeking court orders.
INQUIRIES AND COMPLAINTS
Integreon has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints to an independent dispute resolution mechanism operated by the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (“ICDR”), the international division of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”). If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed by Integreon, then please visit http://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 ability, under certain conditions, to invoke binding arbitration with a Privacy Shield Panel for complaints regarding Integreon’s Privacy Shield compliance not resolved by any of the other Privacy Shield mechanisms. For additional information regarding this arbitration, please visit: https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=ANNEX-I-introduction.