Last revised: Januari 12, 2014
1. Agreement and Parties
4. Policy Applicable To Online Activities Only
5. Personal Information About You
5.1. Types Of Information Collected
We may ask you for certain information, referred to as "personal information," which includes information that pertains to your identity. Such information may include, but is not limited to, items such as your name and email address.
5.2. Personal Information You Provide to Us
You may be required to provide personal information to access or use certain parts or features of the Lynks Service. For example, you will be asked to provide your name and a valid email address to establish an account. If you do not provide the requested personal information, you may not be able to access or use the particular component of the Service where such information is required.
5.3. Survey Information
6. General Information We May Collect
6.1. Types Of Information Collected
There may be other instances in which we collect information from you that is more general in nature ("general information"). Such information may include information recorded by our server logs from your browser such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address (which enables us to identify your computer or device on a Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) network like the internet), and the specific webpage you requested. Such general information, including the click stream data and cookies, as mentioned below, may be collected from you whenever you access or use the Lynks Service, whether or not you provide us with any other personal information.
6.2. Click Stream Data
When you use the Lynks Service we may collect "click stream data" (server address, domain name, etc.). This information can be combined with information you have provided to us, which will enable us to analyze and better customize your visits. We may use click stream data for traffic analysis or e-commerce analysis of our services, to determine which features within the Lynks Service are most or least effective or useful to you.
A cookie is a small string of information that the website you visit transfers to your computer for identification purposes. Cookies can be used to follow your activity throughout the Lynks Service and that information helps us to understand your preferences and improve your experience. Lynks cookies do not collect personal information from you, and we do not combine the general information collected through cookies with other personal information you may provide to personally identify you. You can turn off all cookies, if you prefer not to receive them. You can also have your computer warn you whenever cookies are being used. Please refer to documentation provider with your web browser (e.g., Firefox, Safari, Chrome, or Internet Explorer) for information on enabling these options. There are also software products available that can manage cookies for you. Please be aware, however, that when you choose to reject cookies, this choice may limit the functionality of the website and you may lose access to some of its features.
7. Use and Sharing of Information
7.1. To Provide Products And Services To You
We will use the personal information you provide and any general information we receive from you to provide Lynks products and services to you, which include the following:
To assist third party companies and individuals to facilitate our products and services, to provide products and services on our behalf, to perform related services, to market and promote our products and services or to assist us in analyzing how our products and services are used. These third party service providers may include processing, accounting, customer relationship management, marketing and promotion services, website maintenance, notification services, database management and analytics. These third party service providers will only use your data for the purpose of carrying out the work as agreed with us and will be required to keep the information confidential.
To send you information or materials via email about products, offers, and news we think might interest you. This information may relate to products, offers, and news of Lynks or its licensees or selected commercial partners. (If you no longer wish to receive any emails from us, or if you want to modify your personal data or want your personal data to be deleted from our database, please see "CANCELING YOUR ACCOUNT, OPTING OUT OF EMAIL, AND MODIFYING PERSONAL INFORMATION" below.)
To analyze visits to the Lynks website and learn about the interests of our visitors in the aggregate and also on a personal level to better understand your interests and needs, so we can improve our products and services and deliver to you the type of content, features, and promotions that you are most interested in.
To publish aggregate statistics regarding our user base. For example, we may choose to publish statistics regarding how many registered Lynks users live in Europe versus how many live outside Europe. If you complete a Lynks survey that asks for employment information, we may publish statistics regarding which professions are most likely to use or not use Lynks.
7.3. Protection of Lynks and Others
7.5. Retention of Your Information
We will only retain your information to the extent: (a) it is needed for the purposes which we have conveyed to you; (b) we are required by law to maintain such information; or (c) it is needed for us to address any issues or inquiries that you may have.
8. Protection Of Your Information
8.1. Risk Of Interception
Please keep in mind, however, that whenever you give out personal information online there is a risk that third parties may intercept and use that information. While Lynks strives to protect your personal information and privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online. By using the Lynks Service, you expressly acknowledge and agree that we do not guarantee the security of any data provided to or received by us through your use of the Lynks Service and that any personal information, general information, or other data or information received from you through your use of the Lynks Service is provided to us at your own risk, which you expressly assume.
9. Links to Third Parties
10. Canceling Your Account
You may cancel your Lynks account at any time.
11. Questions or Comments
We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.