Argus Online Privacy Notice
Last updated: October 1, 2019
Argus Information and Advisory Services, and its related affiliates, respect your concerns about privacy. This Online Privacy Notice applies to personal information we collect on www.argusinformation.com (the “Site”). The Online Privacy Notice describes the types of personal information we obtain, how we use the information, with whom we share it, and the choices you can make about our use of the information. We also describe the measures we take to protect the security of the information and how you can contact us about our privacy practices.
Information We Obtain and How We Use It
You may choose to provide personal information including, such as your first and last name, physical address, e-mail address, or telephone number through the Site. Here are ways you may provide the information and the types of information you may submit. We also describe how we may use the information you provide to us.
Information We Obtain
You may contact us by sending an e-mail. You may send us an e-mail to submit a request, respond to an e-mail, ask a question, inquire about a job, or make a comment. We will use the e-mail address provided to respond to your inquiry.
Other Uses of Information
In addition to the uses discussed above, we also may use the personal information you provide on our Site to operate, evaluate, and improve our website. In the future we may offer visitors to our Site various features, which we may change from time to time. We may ask you to submit certain personal information so we can provide you with those features.
Information We Obtain by Automated Means
To learn how to opt out of Google Analytics, visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
We use information collected online through cookies to analyze trends, administer the Site, track a visitor’s movement and use of our Site, and gather broad demographic information.
“Do Not Track” Signals
Your browser settings may allow you to transmit a “Do Not Track” signal to websites and online services you visit. Like many other websites and online services, we do not currently process or respond to “Do Not Track” signals from your browser or to other mechanisms that enable choice. Please note that, while we do not process or respond to “Do Not Track” signals, we do not permit third parties to collect your personally identifiable information (PII) and track your activity over time and across third-party websites or online services.
Information We Share
We do not sell or otherwise disclose personal data that you provide to us or that we collect on our Site, except as described here. We may share personal data you provide to us or that we collect on the Site with service providers that perform services on our behalf.
All service providers have entered into legally binding agreements requiring them to use or disclose personal data only as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with applicable legal requirements. In addition, we may disclose personal information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process (such as court order or subpoena), (ii) to law enforcement authorities or other government officials, (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss, or (iv) in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity. We reserve the right to transfer personal information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a reorganization, dissolution, or liquidation).
Your Rights and Choices
We offer you certain choices about how we communicate with you and what information we obtain from you. You may choose not to receive marketing emails from us by contacting us as specified in the “How to Contact Us” section below and we will honor your request. As required by applicable law, you may withdraw consent you previously provided to us or object at any time on legitimate grounds and free of charge to the processing of your personal information, and we will apply your preferences going forward.
If you are located in the European Economic Area (“EEA”) or the UK, you may have the following rights in relation to personal data that we hold about you:
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection supervisory authority in your country.
We may transfer the personal information we collect about you to recipients in countries other than the country in which the information originally was collected. Those countries may not have the same data protection laws as the country in which you initially provided the information. When we transfer your information to recipients in other countries (such as the U.S.), we will protect that information as described in this Privacy Notice.
If you are located in the European Economic Area (“EEA”) or UK, we will comply with applicable legal requirements providing adequate protection for the transfer of personal information to recipients in countries outside of the EEA and UK. In all such cases, we will only transfer your personal data if:
You may request a copy of the safeguards that we have put in place in respect of transfers of personal data by contacting us as described in the How To Contact Us section below. How We Protect Personal Information
We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to protect the personal information you provide against accidental, unlawful, or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure, or use.
Updates to Our Online Privacy Notice
We may update our Online Privacy Notice periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our personal information practices or relevant laws. We will post the updated version on this page and indicate at the top of the notice when it was most recently updated.
How Long We Keep Information
The time period for which we keep personal data depends on the purpose for which we collected it. In all cases we keep it for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which we collected it. We will then delete the personal data, unless we are legally required to retain it or if we need to retain it in order to comply with our legal obligations (for example, for tax and accounting purposes).
Subject to any applicable legal requirements, we typically retain personal data as follows:
How to Contact Us Regarding Privacy Inquiries
If you have any questions or comments about this Notice or any issue relating to how we collect, use, or disclose personal data, or if you would like us to update information we have about you or your preferences, you may contact us.
Please include your name and the name of the business (e.g., Argus Information and Advisory Services) to which your request refers.
By e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org
In writing at:
Attention: Privacy Inquiries
2nd Floor, Linea House