Last Updated: May 21, 2018
We do not knowingly collect or solicit Personal Data directly from anyone under the age of thirteen (13) or knowingly allow such persons to use the Site or register for our Services. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to use this Site or register for our Services or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, email address, or phone number.
Collection of Your Personal Data:
Information You Provide to Us:
Globig collects information, including Personal Data, directly from
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose Personal Data through Globig’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
Information Collected Automatically:
In addition to Personal Data, Globig automatically collects Anonymous Data about your computer hardware and software. This information can
This information is used by Globig for the operation of our Site, to maintain and improve the quality and content of our Site, facilitate research and analysis of the Site, and develop and refine our Site. Sometimes, we utilize the services of a third party to help us understand this information better, although the information that is disclosed to these entities remains at all times in anonymous and non-personally identifiable form.
Email and Other Communications:
When you use
1. Service Announcements and Customer Support: Some communications (e.g. important account notifications) are considered transactional and are necessary for all Globig Users. Occasionally, it is necessary to send out
2. Special Offers and Updates: We may send new Users of the Site a welcome email to verify password and username. Established Users may occasionally also receive information on relevant events, training, products, services and special deals, and periodic newsletters.
All ‘opt-out’ of or ‘unsubscribe’ requests can be made by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of a Globig email. Please note that it may take up to 14 days to remove your contact information from our marketing communications lists, so you may receive correspondence from us for a short time after you make your request.
Use of Your Personal Data
By setting up your profile, joining, and logging in to the Globig Resource Hub, you are giving consent for us to do the following:
We use your Personal Data primarily to provide you with a personalized experience that delivers the information, resources, and services that are most relevant and helpful to you. The Personal Data you provide allows you to set up a profile and to fully utilize the free Globig Resource Hub platform. The Personal Data that Globig collects may be used for
Access, Review, and Update Information
Globig takes reasonable steps to ensure that the Personal Data we collect is reliable for its intended use, accurate, complete, and current. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to review, delete, deactivate, update, or change your Personal Data that was previously provided to or collected by Globig.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We want you to understand when and with whom we may share personal or other information we have collected about you or your activities on our Site.
The Personal Data we collect will be used for the following purposes:
Any third parties to whom we may disclose personal information may have their own privacy policies which describe how they use and disclose personal information. Those policies will govern
Your information may be processed in aggregate and individually by the following 3rd party Cloud Processors.Google Analytics
Disclosures Required By Law
Though we make every reasonable effort to preserve and protect your privacy, we may need to disclose Personal Data of certain Users of the Site when we have a reasonable and good-faith belief that the disclosure is necessary to enforce the Terms and Conditions for the Site, comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or
Your Globig Resource Hub account is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You must prevent unauthorized access to your account and Personal Data by selecting and protecting your password. We recommend that you refrain from disclosing your username(s) and password(s) to anyone. We also recommend that you sign out of your account at the end of each session. You may also wish to close your browser window when you have finished your work, especially if you share a computer with someone else or if you are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet cafe.
SSL Encryption: The Globig Website is protected by SSL and is hosted at Amazon Web Services where they also provide security for hosting the Site. SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer, a global standard security technology. SSL is designed to establish encryption and identity assurance. It enables encrypted communication between a web server and a web browser.
We endeavor to protect the privacy of your Personal Data and other information we hold in our records. We exercise reasonable security measures consistent with industry standards to protect against unauthorized access to Personal Data stored in our
We restrict access to Personal Data to our employees, contractors
While we believe our policies and practices regarding information security and integrity are reasonable, we cannot guarantee that the security and/or integrity of Personal Data will not be breached or that such Personal Data will not be subject to unauthorized access, alteration, corruption, or disclosure. We review our information security policies and practices periodically and may update them as we determine reasonably necessary to achieve information security and integrity consistent with industry standards
California’s “Shine the Light Law”
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits our Users who are California residents to request and obtain from us a list of what personal information, if any, we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year and the names and addresses of those third parties. Requests may be made only once a year and are free of charge. Under Section 1798.83, we currently do not share any personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes.
Questions, Concerns, or Comments
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What do cookies do?
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