What Information is Collected.
(a) Information You Provide to Us: We collect any information you enter on our site or in our mobile applications, or that you give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but you may not be able to take advantage of our services and features.
(b) Automatic Information: When you visit a website or mobile application, you disclose certain information, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address and the time of your visit. This site or in our mobile applications, like many other sites and mobile applications, records this basic information about visits to our site and in our mobile applications.
(c) “Cookies”: Cookies are pieces of information that are transferred to your computer from a web server. Most browsers are set up to accept cookies, but you can change your settings to have your browser notify you when you receive a new cookie or to refuse to accept cookies.
How and When the Information is Used.The information we collect is used for administering our business activities. We may use the information to notify you about changes to our website, mobile application, new services, or special offers. If you do not wish to receive such information, you may unsubscribe from our promotions list on any one of the promotions we send to you.
How We Protect Your Information.The privacy and protection of your information is important to us. We do not make any personal information available to third parties without your permission unless we are required by law to comply with a valid legal requirement such as applicable law, government regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order. Your access to some services and content is password protected. We advise that you do not disclose your password to anyone. In addition, we recommend you sign out of password-protected services at the end of your session.
Who Has Access to the Information.Information about our users is important to us. We will not disclose any individually identifiable information to any third party without first receiving that user’s permission. You should be aware, however, that the Controller General of Patents, Designs, and Trade Marks (CGPDTM) will make public the names and addresses of trademark applicants.
Methods We Use to Protect Your Information and Limitation of Our Liability for Lost or Stolen Data.We use security software to protect the confidentiality of your personal information. In addition, our business practices are reviewed periodically for compliance with policies and procedures governing the security and confidentiality of our information. Our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons. However, every security system and measure is subject to breach and loss, misuse, destruction, dissemination and alteration of your personal information may occur and should it occur we will have no liability to you or to any third party arising out of any loss, misuse, destruction, or alternation of your data.
This website and our mobile application does not provide services or sell products to children under the age of 18. If you are under 18, you may use this website only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.
How You Can Access Your Information.You can request access to all your personally identifiable information by sending an e-mail and requesting access to all your personally identifiable information.
Third Party Sites.We may maintain links to other websites. If you choose to visit other websites, we are not responsible for the Privacy Practices or content of those other websites, and it is your responsibility to review the Privacy Policies at those websites to confirm that you understand and agree with their policies.
Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer’s connection to the Internet, including your IP address, when you visit our site. (Your IP address is a number that lets computers attached to the Internet know where to send you data — such as the web pages you view.) Your IP address does not identify you personally. We use this information to deliver our web pages to you upon request, to tailor our site to the interests of our users, to measure traffic within our site and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our visitors come.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.