Last Modified: September 22, 2017
Types of Information We Collect
We may collect personal information from you, meaning information about you that can uniquely identify you, such as your name and email address, if you choose to provide us with such information. We may also collect information about you that does not uniquely identify you if you choose to provide us with such information. We collect such information in various ways, including if you request information from us by filling in a form on the Site.
In addition, when you visit the Site, we may collect certain information by automated means, such as cookies. A “cookie” is a text file that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser. The information we may collect by automated means may include, but is not limited to, the following:
- information about the devices you use to access the Internet (such as the IP address and the type of the device, its operating system type and web browser);
- dates, times and duration of visits to the Site (including whether you are a repeat or first time visitor); and
- information on actions taken on the Site (such as page views and site navigation patterns).
We do not collect personal information from you automatically, but we may tie information collected by automated means to personal information that you provide to us.
Please note that we do not collect personal information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services.
How We Use the Information We Collect
We may use the information we obtain about you to:
- provide products or services you request;
- understand your needs and interests and tailor the Site and our products and services accordingly;
- respond to your questions and comments and provide customer support;
- communicate with you about our products and services and our offers, events, and promotions;
- operate, evaluate, and improve our business and the products and services we offer;
- comply with applicable legal requirements and industry standards.
We also may use the information we obtain about you in other ways for which we provide specific notice at the time of collection.
Information We Share
We offer you the following choices about what information we collect from you and how we communicate with you:
Cookies. Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all of the Site’s features.
Promotional Offers and Marketing Emails. If you do not wish to have your personal information used by Converus to promote our products or services, you can opt-out by checking the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data. If we have sent you a marketing email, you may choose not to receive additional marketing email communications from us by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of our marketing emails.
Information Provided by Our Business Customers. If your current or potential employer or another Converus business customer provides your personal information to us, you may have certain choices with respect to our use or disclosure of such information. Please contact the relevant Converus business customer to learn about and exercise your choices.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
You may send us an email at [email protected] to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. Subject to applicable law, you may have certain additional rights to request access to and receive information about the personal information we maintain about you, update and correct inaccuracies in your personal information, and have your personal information blocked or deleted, as appropriate.
Children Under the Age of 13
The Site is not directed to, and Converus does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from, children under the age of 13. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under the age of 13, please contact us at [email protected].
Converus has reasonable security measures in place in an effort to protect your personal information, during transmission and once we receive it, from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Our servers are protected by firewall systems and complete backups are performed regularly. Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology is used for all transmitted data and we use encryption for data at rest. Please note that no electronic transmission of information can be entirely secure. We cannot guarantee that the security measures we have in place will never be defeated or fail, or that such measures will always be sufficient or effective.
Other Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Information
Geographic Restrictions and Data Transfers
With respect to personal information that Converus receives in the United States from the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, or Switzerland, Converus has self-certified that its privacy practices are consistent with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework designed by the U.S. Department of Commerce and European Commission regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the EU to the U.S. Please see our Privacy Shield Statement for additional details.
Attn: Privacy Matters
3315 Mayflower Ave., Ste #2
Lehi, Utah 84043
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