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OEDS respects your privacy.
1. Information We Collect and/or Receive
OEDS collects the following information:
A. Information You Provide. We collect information you provide when you use the OEDS Services or otherwise communicate with us, including your login credentials, username, email address, password, phone number, and other account information for the Data Locations you choose to connect to certain Clients. When providing this information, you authorize OEDS and the applicable Client to act on your behalf to obtain Your Data from such Data Locations. We may also collect information through your communications with our customer-support team if you contact us for support.
B. Your Data. We collect Your Data from Data Locations on your behalf, as described above. Depending on the Data Location and the information requested by the applicable Client, Your Data may include, but is not limited to, the following types of information:
C. Information Provided By Clients. Clients may also provide us information about End Users, including, without limitation, New Data. This information may include:
D. Device and Usage Information. Like most online services, we automatically receive standard technical information when you connect with the OEDS Services through a Client Application or otherwise or visit our Website, including browser and device information such as unique device identifiers, mobile phone carrier, internet protocol (IP) addresses (which may identify your general geographic location), user agent string (e.g., operating system and browser type/version), and the date and time of your interactions. We also receive information about your interactions with our Services and our Website, such as which pages of our website you visited and how much time was spent on the page.
We may collect this information using cookies or similar technologies. Cookies are pieces of information that are stored by your browser on the hard drive or memory of your device. Cookies enable us to personalize your experience on the OEDS Services, maintain a persistent session, passively collect demographic information, and monitor advertisements and other activities.
We use both 1st and 3rd-party session cookies and persistent cookies. Below is a general primer on session and persistent cookies; information collected by cookies depends on its particular purpose. For more information, please see the information regarding analytics providers discussed further below.
If you do not want us to place a cookie on your device, you may be able to turn that feature off on your device. Please consult your browser’s documentation for information on how to do this and how to delete persistent cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from us, certain aspects of the OEDS Services may not function properly or as intended.
E. Geolocational Information. We may automatically collect geolocation information from your device via your browser’s location services. You may provide permission for this collection on the device level (e.g., you have consented to location services generally through your browser’s settings) or by accepting our request for geolocation access on the OEDS Services. Please consult your browser’s documentation regarding how to turn off location services. If you disable location services, you may not be able to use the full array of features and functionalities available through our OEDS Services.
For Google Analytics, please see: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en and https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
2. How We Use Your Information
We use your information in a variety of ways to provide the OEDS Services to you and to our Clients, and to operate our business, including the following:
B. Communications. We use your information to communicate with you for Service-related purposes. For example, we may send email to the email address you provide to us for informational and operational purposes, such as account management, customer service, system maintenance, and other Service-related purposes. We may also use your information to communicate with Clients and respond to their support requests, including to process account deactivations, troubleshoot login problems, and other uses.
C. Improve the OEDS Services. We use the information that we collect:
D. Marketing. As permitted by applicable law, we may use information we collect about and from you for marketing purposes, such as providing you with promotional materials that may be useful, relevant, valuable, or otherwise of interest to you. Where required under applicable law, we’ll obtain your prior opt-in consent to send you electronic marketing communications.
3. How We Share Your Information
We may share, transfer, or disclose your information if you consent to us doing so, as well as in the following circumstances:
A. Clients and Service Providers. We share Your Data with the relevant Clients to provide the OEDS Services as described in this End User Agreement. We also share information with third parties who provide services to us, such as customer services, analytics, website management, information technology, and other similar service providers.
B. Comply with Legal Requirements. We may disclose your information as we believe to be necessary or appropriate to:
C_. Aggregate, De-Identified Information_. We may use your data to create aggregate or statistical information that does not directly identify a specific person, and we may share that information with third parties. For example, we may share anonymous and aggregated reports and information on user demographics and industry patterns with third parties.
D. Affiliates and Successors. We may share some or all of your information with any of our parent companies, subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under common control with us. Further, as we develop our businesses, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, sale of assets, dissolution, or similar event, your information may be part of the transferred assets.
4. Information Security
We take commercially reasonable steps to protect your information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Please understand, however, that no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that your information will not be intercepted while being transmitted to and from us, a Data Location, or a Client over the Internet.
5. Children’s Privacy
We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under 18 years of age, and no part of the OEDS Services is directed to children under the age of 18. If you learn that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, you may alert us at the contact information listed below. If we learn that we have collected any personal information from children under 18, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
6. Your Choices
You may manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of any OEDS marketing email. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to process such requests in a timely manner.
7. International Users
8. California Privacy Rights
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California have the right to obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship (and that are not otherwise exempt) have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year, including the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. If you wish to submit a request pursuant to Section 1798.83, please contact us at [email protected]
9. Do Not Track
We do not respond to “Do Not Track” settings or other related mechanisms at this time.
10. Nevada Privacy Rights
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain personal information to third parties who intend to license or sell that personal information. You can exercise this right by contacting us at [email protected] with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account. Please note that we do not currently sell your personal information as sales are defined in Nevada Revised Statutes Chapter 603A.
11. Links to External Websites
12. Contact Us