Effective as of June 14, 2011.
LinkedGlobe provides this policy to inform it's members of the policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information received from members of the www.LinkedGlobe.com website. This policy may be modified from time to time for any reason and the updated information will apply only while it was in place. The effective date above signifies the time the new or updated policy was put in place. You are advised to check regurlarly for this so that you are aware of any changes.
The information collected by LinkedGlobe is used to provide you with the services made available through the Site including, but not limited, to the service of communicating with you,and to manage your user account.
Personally identifiable information that we may collect include your IP address, full user name, password, email address, city, time zone, telephone number, and other information that you decide to provide us with, or that you decide to include in your public profile. Additional Information Your full user name and your photo, if you decide to upload one, are displayed to other members of the Site to enable you to connect with them as specified in your privacy settings. You may provide additional information in the profile section, including but not limited to your bio and location. Additional information beyond what is required at registration is entirely optional, but enables you to better identify yourself and find new friends and opportunities.
When you visit the LinkedGlobe, our servers may automatically record information that your browser sends ot our Site. This log may include information such as your IP address, browser type, the web-pages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements on which you click. The Log information collected is used to monitor the use of the Site and of our Service, and for the Site's technical administration. Your IP address is never used to associate with any other personally identifiable information to identify you personally.
A "cookie" is a bit of text information stored on the hard drive of your computer by an Internet web server when you visit a website. Like many other websites, LinkedGlobe also uses this technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve the Site and our service. This is never used to collect personally identifiable information.
LinkedGlobe may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie enables certain features of the Site and our service and is deleted from your computer when you disconnect from or leave the Site. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser help file directions. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit.
We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including, without limitation, hosting and maintenance, customer relationship, database storage and management, and direct marketing campaigns. We will share your personally identifiable information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to binding contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your data.
If you are a member of the Site, you may update or correct the information you provided to us at any time.
LinkedGlobe is very concerned and committed about safeguarding the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information. We put into place administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. We will make any legally-required disclosures of any breach of the security, confidentiality, or integrity of your unencrypted electronically stored personal data to you via email in the most expedient time possible consistent with the legitimate needs of law enforcement or any measures necessary to determine the scope of the breach and restore the reasonable integrity of the data system.
Our Site contains links to other websites. LinkedGlobe is not in control over these websites as they may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personally identifiable information from you. These sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the personally identifiable information you submit to them. We encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.
The Site is not intended for the use of persons under 14. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with personally identifiable information without their consent, he or she should contact us immediately. If we become aware that a child under 14 has provided us with personal identifiable Information, we will delete such information from our files.