The Information We Collect
1. Personal Information
When you visit the Website, we may collect personal information that you provide via forms, surveys, applications, or other online fields (collectively, the “Personal Information”). We do not collect any Personal Information from you when you visit the Website unless you provide us with the Personal Information.
2. Other Information
In addition to the Personal Information noted above that you voluntarily provide to us, we may collect additional information (collectively, the “Other Information”). Such Other Information may include:
a. From Your Activity. Information that we or our technology providers may automatically collect when you visit the Website, such as your IP addresses, Internet service provider, browser type and language, referring and exit pages and URLs, date and time, amount of time spent on particular pages, what sections of the Website you visit, number of links you click while in the Website, and similar information concerning your use of the Website.
Accessing and Modifying Information
If you have provided us any Personal Information, you may access, review, and make changes to your Personal Information by contacting us. You should be aware, however, that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our subscription databases.
How We Use and Share the Information
We use the Personal Information and the Other Information to provide our services to you, to solicit your feedback, and to inform you about our products and services. We will never share, sell, rent, or vend your Personal Information to any third party for marketing purposes.
We may use and/or share Personal Information and/or Other Information as described below.
We may disclose your Personal Information at your instruction or with your prior consent.
We may disclose your Personal Information to our affiliates (i.e., companies related to ECCH by common ownership or control) for specific business purposes.
We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples may include providing customer service and technical assistance with the Website. These other companies will have access to the Personal Information and/or Other Information only as necessary to perform their functions and to the extent permitted by law.
In an ongoing effort to better understand our users and our products and services, we may analyze the Other Information in aggregate form in order to operate, maintain, manage, and improve the Website and/or our products and services. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, and business partners. We may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our products and services to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
If we or any of our affiliated companies (or all or substantially all of our assets or the assets of any of our affiliated companies) are acquired, we expect that the Personal Information and the Other Information would be transferred along with the other business assets.
To the extent permitted by law, we may also disclose the Personal Information and the Other Information: (i) when required by law, court order, or other government or law enforcement authority or regulatory agency; or (ii) whenever we believe that disclosing such information is necessary or advisable, for example, to protect the rights, property, or safety of ECCH or others.
How We Protect Your Information
We strive to maintain reasonable physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to secure the Personal Information and the Other Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. However, we are unable to guarantee that security measures we take will not be penetrated or compromised or that such information will remain secure under all circumstances.
Important Notice to Non-U.S. Residents
The Website is operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using the Website and/or providing us with any information, you consent to this transfer.