Effective Date: September 26, 2011
Modern Guild believes that every User should know how it utilizes the information collected from Users. The Website is not designed for or directed to children under 14 years of age, and Modern Guild does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 14.
Please note that the Website may contain links to other websites. These linked sites may not be operated or controlled by Modern Guild. Modern Guild is not responsible for the privacy practices of these or any other websites, and you access these websites entirely at your own risk. Modern Guild recommends that you review the privacy practices of any other websites that you choose to visit.
Modern Guild is based, and the Website is hosted, in the United States of America. If User is from the European Union or other regions of the world with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law and User is registering an account on the Website, visiting the Website or otherwise using the Website, please note that any personally identifiable information that User provides to Modern Guild will be transferred to the United States. Any such personally identifiable information provided will be processed and stored in the United States by Modern Guild or a service provider acting on its behalf. By providing your personally identifiable information, User hereby specifically and expressly consents to such transfer and processing and the uses and disclosures set forth herein.
2. The Information Modern Guild Collects
Users browsing the Website without registering an account or affirmatively providing personally identifiable information to Modern Guild do so anonymously. Otherwise, Modern Guild may collect personally identifiable information from Users in a variety of ways. Personally identifiable information may include, without limitation, (i) contact data (such as first name, last name, and e-mail address); (ii) demographic data (such as time zone); and (iii) billing data (such as credit card number and expiration date). If User communicates with Modern Guild by e-mail or otherwise or interacts with or uses the features on the Website, any information provided in such communications may be collected by Modern Guild. Modern Guild may also collect information about how Users use the Website, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the Website, the domains and IP addresses from which Users originate and other information made available via website traffic-analytics services. While not all of the information that Modern Guild collects from Users is personally identifiable, it may be associated with personally identifiable information that Users provide Modern Guild through the Website or otherwise.
Modern Guild may use "cookies" or "web beacons" to track how Users use the Website. A cookie is a piece of software that a web server can store on Users' PCs and use to identify Users should they visit the Website again. Users may adjust their web browser software if they do not wish to accept cookies.
3. How Modern Guild Uses Information
Modern Guild may use personally identifiable information collected through the Website (i) for the specific purposes for which the information was collected; (ii) to contact Users with e-newsletters and special announcements; (iii) to contact Users regarding information and services offered by Modern Guild and other related companies and its trusted affiliates, independent contractors, and business partners; (iv) to contact Users regarding their experiences on the Website; and (v) to otherwise enhance Users' experience with Modern Guild and such affiliates, independent contractors, and business partners. Modern Guild may also use information collected through the Website for research regarding the effectiveness of the Website and the business planning, marketing, advertising, and services efforts of Modern Guild, its trusted affiliates, independent contractors, and business partners.
Modern Guild may also use the aggregate data, with any information that could be used to identify an individual or individual firm removed, collected through the Website to perform statistical analysis of the aggregate data. Modern Guild may publish statistical analysis of the aggregate data.
4. Disclosure of Information
Modern Guild may disclose personally identifiable information collected from Users to its related companies, if any, and trusted affiliates, independent contractors, and business partners who will use the information for the purposes outlined above, as necessary to provide the services offered by Modern Guild and to provide the Website itself, and for the specific purposes for which the information was collected. Modern Guild may disclose personally identifiable information if required to do so by law enforcement or governmental agencies or in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal processes, to establish, protect, or exercise Modern Guild's legal or other rights or to defend against a legal claim or as otherwise required or allowed by law. Modern Guild may disclose personally identifiable information in order to protect the rights, property, or safety of User or any other person. Modern Guild may disclose personally identifiable information to investigate or prevent a violation by User of any contractual or other relationship with Modern Guild or the perpetration of any illegal or harmful activity. Modern Guild may also disclose aggregate, anonymous data based on information collected from Users to sponsors, investors, and/or potential partners. Finally, Modern Guild may disclose or transfer personally identifiable information collected from Users in connection with or in contemplation of a sale of its assets or business or a merger, consolidation, or other reorganization of its business.
5. Security of Information
Information about Users that is maintained on Modern Guild's
systems is protected using commercially reasonable security measures. However,
no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and Modern Guild
cannot guarantee that the information submitted to, maintained on, or transmitted
from its systems will be completely secure. Modern Guild is not
responsible for the circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures
relating to the Website by any Users or third parties.
7. Contacting Modern Guild
If you have any comments or questions, please do not hesitate to contact Modern Guild at
Phone: 212-209-1009 ext 5