SBIR Source Privacy Policy

General Terms

This Privacy Policy describes the SBIR Source practices for gathering, storing and disseminating information. By visiting this website or portal, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions set forth in this Privacy Policy, please do not use or access the SBIR Source website, portal, products or services. By accepting this Privacy Policy, you expressly consent to the use and disclosure of your personally identifiable information, as outlined below. You can visit the SBIR Source Web site and portal without telling us who you are and without giving any personal information about yourself. If you elect to access SBIR Source products or services through this website, SBIR Source may collect certain information about you as set forth below. This Privacy Policy does not apply to information we collect by other means (including offline) or from other sources.

Information Collection

If you purchase any SBIR Source product or service, register as a user on the SBIR Source website, or otherwise fill out a form or survey from SBIR Source, SBIR Source may collect and store in the SBIR Source database, personal information about you, including your name, company name, title, phone number, address, email address, other contact information, types or products and services purchased, user name and password. This information will be stored in a SBIR Source database. In addition, if you purchase a product or service, you may be asked to provide billing information, credit card information or other personally identifying information. Providing some of the requested information is optional and SBIR Source will indicate what information is required and what is optional.SBIR Source may also collect information through the use of Cookies (as defined below). Data that passes through SBIR Source via Web services not developed or maintained by SBIR Source is not stored by SBIR Source.

Disclosures of Information

Please be aware that in certain circumstances, it is possible that personal information may be subject to disclosure pursuant to judicial or other government subpoenas, warrants, or orders. SBIR Source may disclose your personal information if SBIR Source has a good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary to protect and/or defend the rights and interests of SBIR Source. SBIR Source may disclose personally identifiable information to SBIR Source data suppliers for Catalog Web Services you purchase. SBIR Source may, as permitted by applicable law, disclose personally identifiable information to SBIR Source customers, or third parties in connection with an investigation of fraud, infringements or other unlawful activity and you expressly authorize SBIR Source to make such disclosures. SBIR Source may also disclose your credit card information to its bank or other financial institution for the purpose of securing payment.

SBIR Source may share non-personally identifiable information (such as anonymous usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third parties to help them understand the usage patterns for certain SBIR Source services.

SBIR Source may allow third-party ad servers or ad networks to serve advertisements on the Service. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser, the advertisements and links that appear on SBIR Source. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or web beacons) to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize the advertising content. SBIR Source does not provide any personally identifiable information to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent. However, please note that if an advertiser asks SBIR Source to show an advertisement to a certain audience and you respond to that advertisement, the advertiser or ad server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach. The SBIR Source Privacy Policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, third-party advertisers. Please consult the respective privacy policies of such advertisers for more information.

Merger or Acquisition

If SBIR Source is merged or acquired by another party, your personally identifiable information may be transferred to such entity as a part of such merger or acquisition and you expressly authorize such transfer.

Review and Modification of Personally Identifiable Information

If you are a registered user of the SBIR Source website or portal, you may access and review your personal information by clicking on the "My Profile" icon on the SBIR Source Web page.

Links to External Sites

SBIR Source websites may contain links to other websites. SBIR Source is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those other websites.

Sharing Information

SBIR Source will not sell, rent or lease to others your personally identifiable information.

Cookies

A "Cookie" is a data files that may be downloaded to your computer when you visit the SBIR Source website or portal that permits the SBIR Source server to identify your browser whenever you interact with the SBIR Source website or portal. SBIR Source uses cookies to recognize repeat visits by users of its site and information about its users’ interactions with the website. SBIR Source may use Cookies or other technologies so that SBIR Source can better serve you when you return to the SBIR Source site. SBIR Source does not use Cookies or similar technology to cross–relate personal information about SBIR Source visitors. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a Cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. If you reject Cookies, you will be required to manually log in to the portal or website upon each return visit.

Security

SBIR Source stores personally identifiable information in a secure manner and considers it to be part of the assets of its business. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of information, SBIR Source has put in place, physical, electronic and administrative procedures to safeguard and secure the information it collects online. However, data security is constantly evolving. As such, you should consider any communication or information you transmit to SBIR Source as non–confidential, and you agree that SBIR Source will not be liable or responsible if information that belongs to you is intercepted and used by an unauthorized recipient.

Children

SBIR Source uses reasonable efforts not to collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. This website and the products and services distributed through this website are not targeted at children and children may not purchase any of the SBIR Source products or services.

Further Information

If you have any questions about anything in this Privacy Policy, or about collection of personally identifiable information, please contact SBIR Source at [email protected]

You may also use the above contact information if you think any information about you is inaccurate, incomplete, or if you want to change the sort of information that SBIR Source has collected about you.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This Privacy Policy was last revised on January 23, 2012.