The Search Guru Privacy Statement
Last Changed March 3, 2008
The Search Guru Web site is owned and operated by The Search Guru, Inc.
- PRIVACY STATEMENT:
- TYPE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED:
THE SEARCH GURU only collects personal information on a voluntary basis for communicating with or providing information or services to its clients. Personal information collected may include your name, company name, e-mail address, phone number, company address, and your position with the company.
No information submitted to us either for services or for purchases will be shared, sold, reused in lists, or be used for any other purpose than to complete a transaction, address a customer service concern unless express permission is given by the client or customer.
- USE OF YOUR INFORMATION:
THE SEARCH GURU uses information in the file it maintains on you, and other information it obtains from your current and past activities on the web site, to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce its User Agreement.
- DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION:
- OTHER INFORMATION COLLECTORS:
THE SEARCH GURU will only collect personally identifiable information to the extent deemed reasonably necessary to serve its legitimate business purposes, and it will maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of the information you provide. THE SEARCH GURU uses industry standard practices to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information, including “firewalls” and encryption on financially sensitive information .
THE SEARCH GURU treats data as an asset that it must protect from loss and unauthorized access by users inside and outside the company. However, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet.
- MODIFICATIONS OF THIS POLICY:
- REVIEW AND CORRECTION OF YOUR PERSONALLY INDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION:
You can review and change your personal information, including your name, company, address, city, state, zip code, country, primary phone number, secondary phone number, fax number and gender.
- ACCEPTANCE OF THIS POLICY:
By using THE SEARCH GURU’s web-site, you agree that THE SEARCH GURU may use personally identifiable information about you to improve its marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, improve content and product offerings, and customize the site’s content, layout and services. These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet your needs.
You agree that THE SEARCH GURU may use your information to contact you and deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests, such as targeted advertisements, administrative notices, product offerings, and communications relevant to your use of the site. By using THE SEARCH GURU’s services, you expressly agree to receive this information. If you do not wish to receive these communications, THE SEARCH GURU encourages you to opt out of the receipt of certain communications.
AS A MATTER OF POLICY, THE SEARCH GURU DOES NOT SELL OR RENT ANY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO ANY THIRD PARTY. However, in limited circumstances THE SEARCH GURU will provide your information to third parties. THE SEARCH GURU cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to investigate or enforce laws that exist to protect people’s rights. By using its services, you authorize THE SEARCH GURU to disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other governmental officials as THE SEARCH GURU, in its sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or may expose us or you to legal liability.
You must promptly update your information if it changes.
Upon your request, THE SEARCH GURU will remove your contact information from its databases. Please email your deactivation requests to: firstname.lastname@example.org. THE SEARCH GURU will deactivate this information as soon as reasonably possible in accordance with our deactivation policy and applicable law.
In some circumstances, THE SEARCH GURU will retain in its files information you have requested it to remove to resolve disputes, troubleshoot or enforce the User Agreement. Further, THE SEARCH GURU can never completely remove prior information from its databases due to technical and legal constraints, including stored “back up” systems. Therefore, you should not expect complete removal of all of your personally identifiable information from its databases in response to your requests.