Effective as of July 15th, 2011
1. Collection of Your Personal Information
WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU THAT YOU PROVIDE TO US directly via the Site when you fulfill the registration form, sign up to receive notifications, or provide us feedback or comments. The collection is limited to the following personal information: any and all personal information that you have submitted to LinkedIn or other social media web sites as part of your user profile (including full name, email address, education, experience and skills). The collection of certain information is required (required fields) to be able to provide the matchFWD Service; other information is optional and will enable you and other users to derive more benefit from the matchFWD Service: By providing any personal information on the Site, you represent and warrant that (i) you are entitled to submit such personal information and (ii) matchFWD may share this personal information with other users of the Site and the Service. WE ALSO COLLECT THE FOLLOWING USAGE INFORMATION when you use the matchFWD Service (the “Usage Information”): matchFWD’s cookie information (see paragraph 4 below), your IP address, the name of the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time of your access to the Site, the type of Internet browser and operating system (OS) you use, the name of your Internet service provider (ISP), and the URL of any other web site that referred you to our Site. Usage Information is linked with the personal information contained in your account, so it may be regarded as personal information. We do not collect any other personal information, period.
2. Use of Your Personal Information
We use your personal information to optimize the Service we provide to you, manage your account, send you information on the matchFWD Service, offer you new features or new services, and provide customer service. We may use Usage Information in aggregate for statistical purposes, e.g. showing the total traffic through one of our servers. We may use Usage Information to evaluate and improve the features, user experience and functionality of the Site and/or the matchFWD Service.
3. Sharing and Disclosure of Your Personal Information
IN NO EVENT WILL matchFWD SELL OR RENT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES. matchFWD will only share your personal information to the following: Service providers that facilitate the matchFWD Service, provide any or all part of the Service on our behalf or help us improve the Service (for example, data storage, web analytics and maintenance service providers). These services providers have access to your personal information (and may retain it) only for purposes of performing these tasks on our behalf; and Law enforcement officials or governmental agencies (i) in response to their request; (ii) when permitted or required by law; or (iii) to establish our compliance with applicable laws, rules, regulations, or guidelines. We may also share with third parties certain aggregated non-personal information about our users (such as the type of web browser they use) so as to optimize the matchFWD Service. In addition, if matchFWD merges with another company, is subject to a corporate reorganization, sells or transfers all or part of its business, assets or shares, or in the event of bankruptcy, it is possible that the personal information we possess may be sold, transferred or otherwise shared as part of that transaction. Also, matchFWD may decide to retain a copy of the information post transaction. You acknowledge that our service providers may be located in countries where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your home province, state, country or other governmental jurisdiction.
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. matchFWD may set and access certain cookies on your computer for the following reasons: To facilitate your “signing in” So that we can provide you with customized content To keep track of preferences you specify while you are using the Site and the matchFWD Service To provide general internal and user analytics To conduct research to improve the content of the matchFWD Service To assist in identifying possible fraudulent activities If you configure your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to use certain or all of the Site and/or the matchFWD Service.
5. Posting on Interactive Areas
As a registered user, you may create, post or store job postings, descriptions, messages, comments, materials, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, video, graphics, applications, code, materials or other items or content on various interactive areas or services of the Site ("Interactive Areas") that are accessible to other users if you decide so. You should exercise caution if you choose to disclose personal information in a publicly accessible Interactive Areas. You are solely responsible for any personal information that you disclose and disseminate on publicly accessible Interactive Areas.
6. Editing or Correcting Personal Information
You should advise us if you believe that personal information you provided is inaccurate. You have the right (i) to ask for your personal information to be corrected or updated and (ii) to withdraw your consent to the use of your personal information. To do so, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. As a result, you may not be able to use certain or all of the Site or the matchFWD Service.