Personal Information and Other Data We Collect: GLG collects information that you voluntarily provide to us, including your name and contact details. If you make a purchase we may ask for your credit card number and billing information.We may collect information about your visits to our websites, including the pages you view, search terms you enter, and other actions you take in connection with the Site and other GLG services. We may also collect certain information from the browser you used to come to our website, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type and language, access times, the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) of the website that referred you to our website and to which URL you browse away from our site if you click on a link on our site.If you choose to use our invitation service to invite a friend to the Site, we will ask you for that person's email address and automatically send an email invitation. We store this information to send this email, to register your friend if your invitation is accepted, and to track the success of our invitation service.
Cookies: When you visit the Site, we may send one or more "cookies" - small data files - to your computer to uniquely identify your browser and let us help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the Site. A cookie may convey anonymous information about how you browse the Site to us, but does not collect personal information about you. A persistent cookie remains on your computer after you close your browser so that it can be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser's directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of the Site may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
Log Files: Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you access a web page. When you use the Site, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.
Clear GIFs Information: When you use the Site, we may employ clear GIFs (also known as web beacons) which are used to track the online usage patterns of our users anonymously. No personally identifiable information from your Site account is collected using these clear GIFs. We may also use clear GIFs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients. The information is used to enable more accurate reporting and improve the Site.
Registration: GLG may require you to register in order to comment on the Site, submit content, make purchases, sign up for events or participate in other activities.
Registration via Third-Party Tools: You will register and create a profile on the Site using LinkedIn. By doing so, you are asking LinkedIn to send us registration information that they have on file for you. We treat that information as we do any other information you give to us when you register or create a profile.
User Generated Content and Public Activities
Use of Your Information
We may use your information in the following ways:
- to notify you of opportunities, developments or offers available through GLG, its affiliates, or business partners
- to provide personalized content and services on the Site and on other GLG websites
- to customize, analyze, and improve our products, services (including the content on the Site), technologies, communications and relationship with you,
- to notify you about new tools and features on the Site
- to track content and users as necessary to comply with applicable law, and
- otherwise, as disclosed to you at the point of collection
Disclosure of Your Information
As we develop our business, we may buy or sell assets or business offerings. Customer, email, and visitor information is generally one of the transferred business assets in these types of transactions. We may also transfer or assign such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, or dissolution.
We may share or disclose your information with your consent, such as if you choose to sign on to the Site through a third-party service. We cannot control third parties' use of your information.
GLG may share your information with other GLG businesses. Your information will be held by GLG in the United States and may also be held and accessed by GLG staff and third parties working for GLG, or GLG's subsidiaries and affiliates, inside and outside the United States. If your information is gathered outside the United States, it may be transferred to GLG's United States offices to be used for these purposes, and it may be transferred to and shared with any of GLG's worldwide locations. You may request a full list of all subsidiaries and affiliates of GLG.
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect our rights or property.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information: We may share non-personally identifiable information (such as anonymous usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third parties to help them understand the usage patterns for certain GLG services.
You are entitled to see the personal information held about you, subject to GLG's confidentiality obligations to third parties. You may also request that we make changes to your personal information so that it is accurate and kept up to date, and we may update your information using data obtained from third parties.
How We Protect Your Information
GLG uses commercially reasonable physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of your information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or guarantee that your information on the Site may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
Your Choices About Your Information
You may, of course, decline to submit personally identifiable information through the Site, in which case GLG may not be able to provide certain services to you. You may update or correct your account information and email preferences at any time by logging in to your account on the Site.
GLG does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18 or knowingly allow such persons to register with the Site. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from someone under age 18, we take steps to remove that information.
Changes to This Policy
All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be addressed to the following e-mail address email@example.com or to Legal Department, Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. 60 E 42nd St, 3rd Floor, New York, New York 10165 (212) 984-8500 (phone), (212) 984-2485 (fax).jo