We may collect three basic types of information about users of the Website.
Information You Give Us: You are not required to provide any Personally Identifiable Information (as defined below) in order to browse the Website or learn more about our company and our products. We receive and store information that specifically identifies you (“Personally Identifiable Information”) that you enter on our Websites or give to us in any other way in connection with the Website, including your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, and information included on your job application.
Information We Automatically Collect: When you visit or use the Website, we automatically collect technical and usage information about your use of our Website, such as the pages you view and other interactions you have in connection with the Website, as well as information about your device. This information includes device and connection information such as statistics on your page views, traffic to and from our Website, referral URL, ad data, your IP address, and device identifiers. This data does not specifically identify you, however, some of the information, such as IP address data or the identifiers associated with your device are unique to your computer or device.
Information From Other Sources: We may supplement the personal information we collect with information from third parties or collected offline.
Automatic Collection Technologies: As described above, we collect certain information automatically when you visit or use the Website. The technologies we use to collect such information are described in more detail below:
__Use of Your Information __
We use the information we learn about you to help us personalize and continually improve your experience using the Website. We may use your information to: (1) provide requested content; (2) personalize content on our Website; (3) send you communications about our services or special events; (4) communicate with you and respond to inquiries; (5) optimize or improve the Website and our operations; (6) detect, investigate, and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be illegal; and (7) perform statistical, demographic, and marketing analyses of users of the Website.
We may also use or combine information that we collect through the Website with information that we collect about you offline to enhance, expand, and check the accuracy of our records.
Please note that if you specifically consent to additional uses or disclosures of your information, we may use your information in a manner consistent with that consent.
Sharing Your Information
We may disclose your information (including your Personally Identifiable Information) collected via the Website to our agents, affiliates, partners, and other third parties, as described below. We may disclose information that does not specifically and personally identify you, such as aggregate information, device identifiers or other unique identifiers to third parties.
Advisors: We may also disclose your information with our professional advisors, including legal, financial, and others, in connection with the general conduct of our business, including in connection with the corporate transactions described below.
Assignment: We may change our ownership or corporate organization while providing the Website. We may also sell certain assets associated with the Website. In such event, we may transfer some or all of your information to an entity acquiring all or part of our assets or to another entity with which we have merged.
Law Enforcement, Legal Process, and Emergency Situations: We may also use or disclose your Personally Identifiable Information if required to do so by law or on the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) conform to applicable law or comply with legal process served on us or the Website; (2) protect and defend our rights or property, the Website or our users, or (3) act to protect the personal safety of us, users of the Website, or the public.
Your Rights and Choices
Cookies: If you want to stop or restrict the placement of cookies or flush any cookies that may already be on your computer or device, please refer to and adjust your web browser preferences. Further information on cookies is available at www.allaboutcookies.org. By deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our Website or some of its functionality may be affected.
Opting-Out of E-Mail Marketing Communications: You may always opt-out of receiving future e-mail marketing messages from Verbal+Visual. We provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of such communications from us by clicking the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of each marketing e-mail. Please note that you may not opt-out of our service-related communications.
EU, California, and Nevada Consumers: If you are located in the European Union/European Economic Area, or are a resident of California or Nevada, please see “Jurisdiction Specific Notices and Rights” for additional rights you have under applicable law.
Other Important Information
Data Security: We maintain reasonable security procedures to help protect against loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of the information you provide to us. Please note that no data transmission or storage can be guaranteed to be 100% secure due to the inherent open nature of the Internet. As a result, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your information.
Data Retention: We will retain your information for as long as your account or inquiry is active or as needed to provide you with the Website and for a reasonable time thereafter in accordance with our standard procedures or as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce our agreements. Even if we delete some or all of your Personally Identifiable Information, we may continue to retain and use aggregate or anonymous data previously collected and/or anonymize or aggregate such information.
Users Under Sixteen: We will not knowingly collect or use any Personally Identifiable Information from children that we know to be under the age of 16. If we become aware of Personally Identifiable Information in our database that was collected from a child under 16, we will delete such information.
Users Outside of the United States: If you use our Website outside of the United States, you understand and consent to the transfer of your Personally Identifiable Information to, and the collection, processing, and storage of your Personally Identifiable Information in, the United States and elsewhere. The laws in the U.S. and these countries regarding Personally Identifiable Information may be different than the laws of your state or country.
Third Party Services: The Website may integrate with or make links available to third party services including social networking services. We do not control such services and are not liable for the manner in which they operate. While we may provide you with the ability to use such services in connection with our Website, we are doing so merely as an accommodation and, like you, are relying upon those third party services to operate properly and fairly.
You should be aware that the information which you voluntarily include and transmit online in a publicly accessible blog, social network or otherwise online may be viewed and used by others. We are unable to control such uses of such information, and by using such services you assume the risk that information provided by you may be viewed and used by third parties.
JURISDICTION SPECIFIC NOTICES AND RIGHTS
Your California Privacy Rights: California law provides California residents with specific rights regarding their personal information. The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) defines “personal information” as information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, or is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or household. This section provides additional details about the personal information we collect about California consumers and the rights afforded to them, subject in all cases to any limitations set forth in the CCPA. For clarity, the term personal information as used herein does not include any
For more details about the personal information we have collected, used or disclosed over the last 12 months, including the categories of sources, please see the sections above titled “Information Collected,” “Use of Your Information,” and “Sharing Your Information.” You can also contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
VPV Interactive Inc. d/b/a Verbal+Visual does not sell (as such term is defined in the CCPA) the personal information we collect (and will not sell it without providing a right to opt out). Please note that we do use third-party cookies for our advertising purposes as further described in Cookies & Tracking Technologies.
Subject to certain limitations, the CCPA provides California consumers the right to request to know more details about the categories or specific pieces of personal information we collect (including how we use and disclose this information), to delete their personal information, to opt out of any “sales” that may be occurring, and to not be discriminated against for exercising these rights. Only you, or a person or business entity registered with the California Secretary of State that you authorize to act on your behalf (an “authorized agent”), may make the requests set forth above. The request should include your contact information and describe your request with sufficient detail that allows us to properly understand, evaluate, and respond to it. In addition, you should provide sufficient information that allows us to reasonably verify that you are the person about whom we collected the personal information or an authorized representative of that person. For more information about verification, see Response Timing and Format immediately below.
Response Timing and Format. In order to protect the security of your personal information, we will not honor a request if we cannot verify your identity or authority to make the request and confirm the personal information relates to you. The method used to verify your identity will depend on the type, sensitivity, and value of the information, including the risk of harm to you posed by any authorized access or deletion. Generally speaking, verification will be performed by matching the identifying information provided by you to the personal information that we already have Any disclosures we provide will only cover the 12-month period preceding our receipt of your request (and will not be made more than twice in a 12-month period). If we cannot comply with a request, or cannot fully comply with a request, the response we provide will also explain the reasons we cannot comply.
Exercising Your Rights. California consumers may make a request pursuant to their rights under the CCPA by contacting us at email@example.com or (646) 934 6199. We will verify your request using the information associated with your account, including email address. Government identification may be required. The request should include your contact information and describe your request with sufficient detail that allows us to properly understand, evaluate, and respond to it. In addition, you should provide sufficient information that allows us to reasonably verify that you are the person about whom we collected the personal information or an authorized representative of that person. Consumers can also designate an authorized agent to exercise these rights on their behalf.
Nevada. If you are a Nevada resident, you have the right to request that we do not sell (as defined by N.R.S. 603A) certain personal information that we have collected, or may collect, from you. We do not “sell” your personal information as defined by N.R.S. 603A, however, if you would like to make such a request you may do so by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
European Union. If you are located in the European Union or European Economic Area with rights under the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), you have the following rights with respect to your “Personal Data” (i.e., information related to an identified or identifiable natural person), subject in all cases to any limitations set forth in the GDPR.
To exercise your rights, please contact us at email@example.com. We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure you have a right to access your Personal Data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that Personal Data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it.
Please note, you also have the right to make a complaint at any time to your local supervisory authority. We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach your supervisory authority so please contact us in the first instance.
Grounds for Using Your Personal Data: We rely on the following legal basis to process your Personal Data: