Last Updated: Oct. 27, 2010
Collection of your Personal Information
Through specific web forms KGS collects personally identifiable information such as, but not limited to, your e-mail address, name, home and/or work address and/or telephone number, ZIP code, company name. The definition of ‘specific web forms’ includes, but it’s not limited to, contact forms, survey forms, subscription forms, newsletter submission forms, forms filled out to obtain or download material such as, but not limited to, PDFs, brochures, white-papers, Word documents (.doc), Power Point files (.ppt), ZIP files (.zip).
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by KGS. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by KGS for the operation of the services, to maintain quality of the services, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the KGS website.
WARNING! Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through KGS’s website, public message boards or forums, Linkedin, Facebook or other social networks, or via Twitter with public updates directed to KGS (@KGSglobal), this information may be collected and used by others.
KGSis not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the KGS website.
Use of your Personal Information
KGS collects and uses your personal information to operate the KGS website and deliver the services you have requested. KGS may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from KGS and its affiliates. KGS may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services and events or of potential new services and new events.
KGS does not sell, rent or lease its lists to third parties. KGS may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.
In addition, KGS may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. Such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to KGS, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
KGS keeps track of the pages you visit within KGS, in order to determine what KGS services or events are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within KGS to customers or subscribers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. KGS websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on KGS or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of KGS (including enforcing this agreement); and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of KGS or the public.
Security of your Personal Information
No method of safeguarding information is 100% secure. KGS uses security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. KGS secures the personally identifiable information you provide in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
Changes to this Statement
KGS will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. KGS encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how KGS is protecting your information. When such a change is made, we will update the “Last Updated” date above.
Enforcement of this Privacy Statement
If you have questions regarding this statement, you should first contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
KGS welcomes your comments, feedback and suggestions regarding this Statement of Privacy at email@example.com