Rassias Ventures Privacy Statement

Last Revision 25 July 2018

The website "services.rassiasventures.com" is owned, maintained and operated by the Rassias Ventures network of companies. The Rassias Ventures Network is a network of companies that are independent from one another but share information and infrastructure related resources. This Privacy Statement applies to the website “services.rassiasventures.com”, all webpages with a URL commencing “services.rassiasventures.com” as well as all websites belonging to the “rassiasventures.com” domain and its subdomains referred to below as “this Website”.
The Rassias Ventures network, which is the entity that is providing this Website, is referred to in this Privacy Statement as “we”, “us”, or “our”. We are a network of companies that value privacy and this Privacy Statement explains how we treat and protect information gathered from the users and visitors of this Website. By using this Website you are agreeing to the use of your information as described in this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to the use of your information you are not allowed to access and use this website and you should terminate your session with this Website immediately. This Privacy Statement may be supplemented or amended from time to time by privacy statements that are specific to certain areas of this Website (e.g., recruitment). For more details regarding the handling of Privacy relating to our recruitment process, please review the specific statement governing that area.
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement, please contact us by completing the contact form as can be found on our Official Web Page.
Information collection
As a user, you will have to submit personal and potentially sensitive information in order to use the Website. This Website collects personal information that is specifically and voluntarily provided by visitors. Such information may consist of, but is not limited to, your name, current job title, company address, address of residence, email address, telephone and fax numbers.
We may also store and maintain any content that you provide, including but not limited to postings on any blogs, forums, wikis and other social media applications and services that we may provide. We do not usually seek sensitive information (e.g., data relating to race or ethnic origin, religious beliefs, criminal record, physical or mental health, or sexual orientation) from visitors. We will, where necessary, obtain your explicit consent to collect and use such information.
This site collects standard internet log information including your IP address, browser type, device operating system, access times and where applicable referring website addresses.
Information use
At times, you may provide personal information via this site, for example, to gain access to specific content, or request communications about specific areas of interest. In such cases, the information you submit will be used to manage your request and to customize and improve this Website and related services offered to you. Unless we receive an explicit request to do so we shall never use your personal information for marketing purposes, or to send you promotional materials. We may send you notifications relating to services you have subscribed to but in any case you will have the option to opt out of such communications whenever you wish.
We may contact you to seek feedback on services provided by us or for market or other research purposes. Your personal information may also be used to protect our rights or property and that of our users and, where appropriate, to comply with legal process.
Disclosure of information to third parties
We may provide your personal information to other member entities of the Rassias Ventures Network in order to provide you with information that could be of interest to you and conduct market or other research. Personal information may also be disclosed to other member entities of the Rassias Ventures Network and other third parties in order to respond to your requests or inquiries, as part of a corporate transaction such as a sale, divestiture, reorganization, merger or acquisition, or where those parties handle information on our behalf.
All of these disclosures may involve the transfer of personal information to countries or regions without data protection rules similar to those in effect in your area of residence. Personal information may also be disclosed to law enforcement, regulatory, or other government agencies, or to other third parties, in each case to comply with legal or regulatory obligations or requests. By providing information through this Website, you are consenting to the disclosures described above.
Blogs, forums, wikis, and other social media
This Website may host various blogs, forums, wikis and other social media applications or services that allow you to share content with other users (collectively “Social Media Applications”). Any personal information or other information that you contribute to any Social Media Application can be read, collected, and used by other users of that Social Media Application over whom we have little or no control. Therefore, we are not responsible for any other user’s use, misuse, or misappropriation of any personal information or other information that you contribute to any Social Media Application.
Access to information
Visitors who would like to request access to their information, to update their details, or unsubscribe from communications should contact us using the contact form provided on our Official Web Page. In all cases we will treat requests to access or change information in accordance with applicable legal requirements.
Information security
We have in place reasonable commercial standards of technology and operational security to protect all information provided by visitors via this Website from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Changes to our Privacy Statement
We may modify or amend this Privacy Statement from time to time at our discretion. Such modified or amended Privacy Statement shall be effective as to you and your information as of that revision date. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Statement to be informed about how we are protecting your information.
Children's privacy
This Website is not designed for or intentionally targeted at children. We do not intentionally collect or maintain information about any individual who is underage.
Visitors' questions
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your privacy while using this Website, please direct them to the online presence team using the contact form found on our Official Web Page