Effective Date: 5/1/2010
Personal Information Collection and Use
Any personal information that you submit at the Site remains your property. However, by submitting that information to us, you grant to us the right to use your personal information, subject to applicable law: (A) to contact you in connection with your participation in the GRP Network, and with respect to other GRP products and/or services; (B) to track your compliance with the Terms and Conditions and/or Network Agreements; and (C) for validation, suppression, content improvement and feedback purposes. You agree that we may contact you at any time with updates and/or any other information that we may deem appropriate for you to receive in connection with your continued use of the Site and GRP Network.
If you have registered to receive communications from us and later change your mind, you may contact us to have your name removed from our distribution lists by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would wish to verify the data we have received from you or to make corrections to it, you may contact us directly at email@example.com.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information Collection and Use
We may collect certain non-personally identifiable information about you when you visit many of the pages of the Site. This non-personally identifiable information includes, without limitation, the type of browser that you use (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), your IP address, the type of operating system that you use (e.g., Windows or Mac OS) and the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink).
We use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of the Site and GRP Network, and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. We also may use this information in the aggregate to analyze Site and/or GRP Network usage.
The Site uses technology called "cookies." A cookie is a tiny element of data that the Site can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your hard drive so that we can recognize you when you return. Cookies also allow us to store Site users’ preferences and to record session information. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personal information that you submit while on the Site. You may be able to configure your browser to accept or reject all or some cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set -- each browser is different, so check the applicable "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. If you set your browser not to accept cookies, you will still be able to use the Site. The Site may also use technology called "tracer tags." These may also be referred to as "Clear GIFs" or "Web Beacons." This technology allows us to understand which pages you visit on the Site. These tracer tags are used to help us optimize and tailor the Site for you and other future Site visitors. To find out more about cookies, please visit www.cookiecentral.com.
GRP reserves the right to transfer and/or sell aggregate or group data about Site users for lawful purposes. Aggregate or group data is data that describes the demographics, usage or other characteristics of Site users as a group without disclosing personally identifiable information. Subject to applicable law, by submitting your personal information to, and/or using the Site, you agree to allow GRP to transfer and/or sell such aggregate data to third-parties.
Third Party Links
We do not endorse, nor are we responsible for the accuracy of, the privacy policies and/or terms and conditions of any Publishers, Advertisers or the third party sellers that may advertise on the Site. The entities that participate in the Network or advertise and/or place banner advertisements on the Site are independent third parties and are not affiliated with us.
If you would like to stop receiving further contact from us regarding your participation in the GRP Network and other GRP products and/or services, please contact us at: . If you would like to delete or update the personally identifiable information that we have collected from you, please contact us at: . We will process your request, where possible and subject to the terms and conditions contained herein, within a reasonable period of time after receipt. To protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
We do not knowingly collect information from minors under eighteen (18) years of age. No information should be submitted to, or posted at, the Site by individuals under eighteen (18) years of age. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children and to participate and monitor the interactive activities of their children.
All collected information is stored in a technically and physically secure environment. When our registration/application process prompts users to enter Sensitive Information, and when we store and transmit such Sensitive Information, that Sensitive Information is encrypted and is protected with SSL encryption software. While we use SSL encryption to protect Sensitive Information online, we take reasonable measures to protect all other user information both online and off-line. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems. All of our users’ information, not just the Sensitive Information, is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job function are granted access to personal information. Furthermore, access to this information is strictly limited, and not accessible to the public. Our employees are dedicated to ensuring the security and privacy of all user information. Employees not adhering to our written firm policies are subject to disciplinary action.
We adhere to the EU Safe Harbor Privacy Principles with respect to the use and processing of data originating from the EU ("EU Safe Harbor"). For further background about the EU Safe Harbor, please refer to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website at http://www.export.gov/safeharbor, or contact us.
Please note that any attempt to breach the security of the network, our servers, databases or other hardware or software supporting the Site or other websites under the control of GRP may constitute an offence punishable by law. We will turn over to relevant authorities any and all evidence relating to such potential breach of security or other abuse against the network, servers, databases or other such supporting equipment or software. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, we shall notify you in the event that we learn of an information security breach with respect to your personal information. You will be notified via e-mail in the event of such a breach. Please be advised that notice may be delayed in order to address the needs of law enforcement, determine the scope of network damage, and to engage in remedial measures.