What personally-identifiable information is collected?
Differentis collects personally-identifiable information when users register, request publications or other information, apply for jobs, and participate in user posting areas. The personally-identifiable information collected may consist of information that you provide, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone number. For recruiting purposes, the information collected may include any other personally-identifiable information that you include on your resume. In addition, Differentis collects certain information that you do not visibly enter, such as your IP address, browsing pattern on the Site, click stream data, HTTP protocol elements, and the status of cookies placed on your computer by Differentis.
How may Differentis use my personally-identifiable information?
Differentis uses your personally-identifiable information to fulfil your requests for information, to evaluate any job applications or other employment-related inquiries that you may submit, and for such other purposes as you may initiate or request. We may keep any of your personally-identifiable information on file and use it to contact you for recruiting purposes. Differentis may also uses personally-identifiable information to perform standard statistical analyses of user behaviour in order to measure interest in our Site. Differentis uses personally-identifiable information collected from cookies and IP addresses as described below.
How are cookies used?
Are IP addresses used?
Differentis also logs IP addresses, or the location of computers on the Internet, to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Site, and to serve content based on your IP address.
Registration, newsletters, and alerts
By signing up for any of our newsletters or alerts, you agree to receive on occasion other correspondence from Differentis or its agents. This type of information may be shared externally but only in anonymous, aggregated form for generalized user analysis.
We ask for your e-mail address at registration. We will send e-mail to this address to confirm your registration, if you opt in to any of our newsletters or alerts, and if you request that we contact you for any other reason. If you sign up to receive any of our newsletters, you may on occasion receive other correspondence from Differentis. Your e-mail address will not be shared with any third party other than an agent who has agreed to send e-mails on our behalf.
Is personally-identifiable information disclosed to third parties?
Differentis shall not intentionally disclose or transfer (and shall take reasonable steps to prevent the unauthorized or accidental disclosure of) your personally-identifiable information to third parties without your consent, except when Differentis provides access to your personally-identifiable information to third party vendors engaged by Differentis to provide services related to the Site. Differentis may also be compelled to surrender personal user or customer information to legal authorities without express user consent if presented with a court subpoena or similar legal order, or as required or permitted by the laws, rules, and regulations of any applicable jurisdiction.
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How can I access, change, and/or delete information?
You may access, correct, update, and/or delete any personally-identifiable information that you submit to the Site. You may also unsubscribe from mailing lists or any registrations on the Site.
Differentis has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally-identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized Differentis personnel and third party vendors are provided access to personally-identifiable information, and these employees and vendors are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions, Differentis cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally-identifiable information.