Gemval Privacy Statement
Gemval.com respects your privacy and is committed to protect the personal information that you share with us. Generally, you can browse through our website without giving us any information about yourself. When we do need your personal information to provide services that you request or when you choose to provide us with your personal information, this policy describes how we collect and use your personal information.Information Collection
Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, email address, a home, postal or other physical address, other contact information, title, birth date, gender, occupation, industry, personal interests, other information when needed to provide a service you requested.
When you browse our website, you do so anonymously, unless you have previously indicated that you wish Gemval.com to remember your login and password. We don't automatically collect personal information, including your email address.
Gemval.com collects personal information when you register with Gemval.com for a Gemval.com account, when you use certain Gemval.com services, when you ask to be included in an email or other mailing list, or when you submit your personal information to Gemval.com for any other reason. Gemval.com only uses such information if it has been collected in accordance with acceptable privacy practices consistent with this Policy and applicable laws.
Access to certain Gemval.com web pages require a login and a password. The use of those web pages, and the information downloadable from those sites, may be governed by a written agreement between your employer and Gemval.com. Unless you request deletion of your personal information as specified below, your personal information may be retained by Gemval.com to verify compliance with the agreement, to track usage of other services available on those pages.Notice
When personal information is collected, we will inform you at the point of collection the purpose for the collection. Gemval.com will not transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent, except under the limited conditions described under the discussion entitled "Information Sharing and Disclosure" below.
If you choose to provide us with your personal information, we may only transfer that information, within Gemval.com or to Gemval.com's third party service providers with your permission. Upon receiving your permission, we may transfer your information across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world.
We will always give you the opportunity to "opt out" of receiving direct marketing or market research information. This means we assume you have given us your consent to collect and use your information in accordance with this Policy unless you take affirmative action to indicate that you do not consent, for instance by clicking or checking the appropriate option or box at the point of collection. In some cases, when applicable, we will provide you with the opportunity to "opt in." This means we will require your affirmative action to indicate your consent before we use your information for purposes other than the purpose for which it was submitted.How We Use Information Collected
Gemval.com uses information for several general purposes: to fulfill your requests for certain services, to personalize your experience on our website, to keep you up to date on the latest special offers or other information we think you'd like to hear about either from us or from our business partners, and to better understand your needs and provide you with better services. We may also use your information to send you, or to have our business partners send you, direct marketing information or contact you for market research.Information Sharing and Disclosure
Your personal information is never shared outside Gemval.com without your permission, except under conditions explained below. Inside Gemval.com, data is stored in controlled servers with limited access. Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country where Gemval.com, its subsidiaries, affiliates or agents are located.
Your Gemval.com account information is password-protected for your privacy and security. Gemval.com safeguards the security of the data you send us with physical, electronic, and managerial procedures. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure the security of the information you transmit to us, and so we urge you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. Change your passwords often, use a combination of letters and numbers, and make sure you use a secure browser.Children and Privacy
Gemval.com does not target and is not intended to attract children under the age of 13. Gemval.com does not knowingly solicit personal information from children under the age of 13 or send them requests for personal information.Third Party Sites
Gemval.com's website contains links to other sites. Gemval.com does not share your personal information with those websites and is not responsible for their privacy practices. We encourage you to learn about the privacy policies of those companies.
Gemval.com will amend this policy from time to time. If we make any substantial changes in the way we use your personal information we will make that information available by posting a notice on this site.Questions or Suggestions
If you have questions or concerns about our collection, use, or disclosure of your personal information, please contact us.
This document was last updated May 31, 2004