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A. Website Visitors
When you visit our website, we many collect certain information about your Internet domain, IP address, type of browser, operating system, referral site, keyword, landing page, date and time of your visit, length of visits, and other profiling information. We use this information primarily to learn about the number of people who visit our site and the technology used, pages they visit, search terms used, to assist in developing changes to our website, and for business planning purposes. Visiting our site does not by itself result in collection of your email address.
B. Quote Requests
If you contact us for a quote or additional information via email, website contact form, phone call, or other method, your personal contact information (such as name, phone number, company name, address, etc.) would become available to us. IN NO EVENT, WILL WE DISCLOSE SUCH INFORMATION TO ANY THIRD PARTY WITHOUT YOUR EXPRESS PRIOR CONSENT, EXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN PARAGRAPH D BELOW.
C. Panelist Participation
If you register for one of our survey panels, or participate in an update questionnaire, as part of that process you provide us with personal information including name, e-mail address, mailing address, and phone number. Your information may also be updated by answering demographic and/or profiling questions incorporated into questionnaires that we administer. We use this information to match your demographics and profile with different types of surveys that we administer for our own purposes, administer on behalf of our clients, and/or administer for clients of other organizations requiring online survey participants. Information you provide will not be used for unrelated, non-research purposes such as direct marketing, non-consent list generation, credit rating, push polling, fund-raising or other intrusive marketing or political activities. EXCEPT AS SET FORTH BELOW IN PARAGRAPH D BELOW AND IN THIS SECTION C, we do not share information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes unless you affirmatively agree to such disclosure. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to share for any business purpose AGGREGATE demographic, profiling, or other information we collect as long as such disclosure preserves your individual anonymity. We also reserve the right to share your personal, profile or other information we collect if special circumstances exist, such as when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating the law or our rights or interfering with (either intentionally or unintentionally) use of our website or services.
D. Special Privacy Exceptions
E. Client Surveys
If you participate in a client survey, your personal contact information (such as email address, name, phone number, company name, address, etc.) may become available to us from information you provide, information our client provides, or both. IN NO EVENT, WILL WE DISCLOSE SUCH INFORMATION TO ANY THIRD PARTY OTHER THAN DISCLOSURE TO OUR CLIENT (UNLESS THE SURVEY IS ANONYMOUS) WITHOUT YOUR EXPRESS PRIOR CONSENT. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if our client contracts with us to provide incentive fulfillment, your contact information may be used for the limited purpose of award purchase and distribution from a 3rd party seller (such as Apple or Target Stores), a rewards fulfillment program, a sweepstakes sponsorship program, or other incentive provider. All companies that act on our behalf are obligated to keep all information confidential and to use the contact information only to provide the services we ask them to perform for you and us.
F. Actions by Third Parties
We cannot guarantee against and shall not be held responsible for the actions of any third parties with regard to this website, our surveys, or the survey software that we use. This includes, but is not limited to, the unauthorized use or access of any third party to the website, server, database, e-mail programs, software or services, and the unauthorized alteration or interception of any transmission or data.
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