“Contact Information” means information that allows someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone number, email address.
“Personal Information” is any information about you that is associated with or linked to your Account Information.
“Account Information” means Personal Information that we collect during your registration for BOOTUP Technology Services and the creation of your Account profile, which may include your Contact Information, password for your account and password hint question, your User name, your location, and email preferences.
“Anonymous Information” means information that is not associated with or linked to your Contact Information; Anonymous Information does not permit the identification of individual persons.
If you are a User who resides outside of Canada, you understand that your Personal Information may be processed in countries (including Canada) where laws regarding processing of Personal Information may be less stringent than the laws in your country.
Personal InformationYou Provide to Us When you register to use the BOOTUP Technology Services, we collect your Account Information. When you leave us feedback, we will collect any information that is contained in your feedback. When you contact us by sending us an e-mail, fax, or letter, we will collect your address, fax number, or e-mail address and any information contained in the e-mail, fax, or letter you send us. In addition, we collect transactional information based on your activities with BOOTUP Technology such as receiving technical support. For example, we may collect the feedback and ratings you provide after using the BOOTUP Technology Services, your stated role or purpose for use of the services, and the number of sessions in which you use the BOOTUP Technology Services.
Personal Information Collected via Technology As you utilize BOOTUP Technology Services, certain information may also be collected passively, including your Internet protocol address, browser type and language, screen resolution, and operating system. BOOTUP Technology may also store a small text file called a “Cookie” on your computer to store your login information. BOOTUP Technology may use both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them).
An “Internet protocol address” or “IP Address” is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. BOOTUP Technology may track the IP addresses used for sessions and store this information for security reasons and for the purpose of identifying any misuse of the BOOTUP Technology Services.
Use of Information We use your Personal Information to provide BOOTUP Technology Services to you, to respond to requests that you make, to improve the BOOTUP Technology Services, and to better tailor the features, performance and support of the BOOTUP Technology Services.
We may use your Personal Information to send you electronic newsletters or promotional e-mails, unless you have requested not to receive such promotional communications from us.
We may also use your Personal Information to send you communications related to the BOOTUP Technology Services. We may create Anonymous Information records from Personal Information by excluding your Contact Information (which makes the information personally identifiable to you). We reserve the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties in our discretion.
We may provide your Personal Information to third party service providers who work on behalf of or with us to provide the BOOTUP Technology Services. However, these service providers do not have any independent right to share this information (except pursuant to a legal requirement such as a subpoena or warrant).
Law Enforcement Compliance We may, and you hereby authorize us to, disclose your Personal Information if required by law, to any enforcement officers acting under the color of law, or if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on us; or (b) to protect or defend the rights, property, or safety of BOOTUP Technology, you, other users, or third parties.
Your Choices Regarding Your Personal Information We offer you choices regarding the collection, use and sharing of your Personal Information. When you receive promotional communications from us, you may indicate a preference to stop receiving further promotional communications from us and you will have the opportunity to “opt-out” by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the promotional e-mail you receive or by contacting us directly (please see contact information below).
Regarding Children We do not intentionally gather Personal Information about Users who are under the age of 13.
This Policy was last updated in June 23, 2012