This policy covers how FAIR Institute treats personal information that FAIR Institute collects and receives. Personal information is information about an identifiable individual, like your name, e-mail address, or phone number and that is not otherwise publicly available.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
FAIR Institute collects personal information when you register to use FAIR Institute products and services, when you use FAIR Institute products or services, when you submit personal information to FAIR Institute web pages, and when you visit FAIR Institute web pages. FAIR Institute may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.
FAIR Institute collects information about your interactions and transactions with us, including information about your use of products and services that we offer.
FAIR Institute may automatically receive and record information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, FAIR Institute cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request. FAIR Institute may log certain information that your browser sends us, and we may collect information about the pages you view within our sites and other actions you take while visiting us. In connection with this transfer of information, FAIR Institute may use certain technologies to determine whether you have opened an e-mail or clicked on a link contained in an e-mail. FAIR Institute may also track users that visit FAIR Institute’ websites or log in to FAIR Institute’ products or services. Collecting information in this manner allows us to collect statistics about our websites' usage and effectiveness and personalize your experience while you are on our websites, as well as tailor our interactions with
FAIR Institute uses information for the following general purposes: fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE
FAIR Institute does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you have requested, when we have your permission or authorization, or under the following circumstances:
We provide information to trusted companies or individuals who work on behalf of or with FAIR Institute under confidentiality or business associate agreements. These companies and individuals may use your personal information to help FAIR Institute communicate with you and ensure our web pages remain operational. However, these companies and individuals do not have any independent right to share this information.
When you register for a FAIR Institute account or password, your registration information and other data will be transmitted to the United States and/or other countries for processing and storage by FAIR Institute and its affiliates. In addition, we may provide your personal information to a FAIR Institute affiliate worldwide for general data-processing purposes. For example, various FAIR Institute affiliates may be responsible for processing and storing your information in order to deliver content and services to you. In these situations your information may be subject to the legal jurisdiction of these countries.
Certain interactions or transactions may involve you calling us or us calling you. They may also involve online chats or other electronic communications. Please be aware that it is FAIR
Institute' general practice to monitor and in some cases record such interactions for staff training or quality assurance purposes or to retain evidence of a particular transaction or interaction.
USE OF INFORMATION IN THE SOCIAL COMPUTING ENVIRONMENT
FAIR Institute may provide social computing tools on some of its web sites to enable online sharing and collaboration among members who have registered to use them. These include forums, wikis, blogs and other social media platforms.
FAIR Institute may also use or share your information to protect the rights or property of FAIR
Institute and our clients and business partners when we have reasonable grounds to believe that such rights or property have been or could be affected. In addition, we reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, or the rights of others, or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our web sites or on FAIR Institute.
YOUR ABILITY TO EDIT AND DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION AND
You can amend or edit your FAIR Institute account information any time that you feel the personal information maintained by FAIR Institute about you is incorrect. This request must be in writing. The completed amendment request will be incorporated with the other personal information about you maintained by FAIR Institute.
We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to FAIR Institute services, such as service announcements, administrative messages and other communications without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them. However, for certain communications, you may be given the option to opt out of receiving them.
If your FAIR Institute account is deleted, certain information might remain in our archived records after your account has been deleted. It is your sole obligation to request a copy of your information or to make a copy of your information before deleting your account.
We limit access to personal information about you to individuals who we believe reasonably need to access to such personal information to provide products or services to you or in order to
FAIR Institute implements reasonable physical, administrative and technical safeguards to help us protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use and disclosure.
We will retain your account information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to request that we no longer use your registration information to provide you services, contact us using the contact information provided at the end of this
FAIR Institute may update this policy. We may notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary e-mail address specified in your
FAIR Institute account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
QUESTIONS AND SUGGESTIONS
If you have questions or suggestions or wish to contact us, you can do so by using the following contact information:
FAIR Institute Inc.
850 E. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99202