We also clarify that we are not responsible for misuse of the site by you or others and other third party hazards beyond our control that may influence your Personal Information.
If you have concerns regarding this, you should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Personal Information includes your name, mailing address, phone number, email address and demographic and other personally identifiable data about you as an individual. If you are a user of our website, it will also include business information that you contribute which concerns business and personal relationships between yourself and other individuals and organizations (“Bookkeeping Data”). You may provide or upload Personal Information in order to enable us to provide you with our services. We may also ask for certain Personal Information when you request information about or order our products and services, participate in our marketing, sales or other promotional activities, or correspond with us. If you are in a part of our site that requires you to provide your Personal Information, it will be clear what Personal Information we are requesting. If you are on a section of our site that needs you to provide your Personal Information, it will be apparent what Personal Information we are requesting.
We gather, use and disclose data that can identify you (“Personal Information”) to enable us to:
We only gather Personal information that we believe necessary to achieve these objectives.
We may send you communications about our service via email. You may opt out of receiving communications from us by modifying your notification settings on our website. Please note that even if you unsubscribe or opt-out, we may still send you urgent service related communications (e.g. if your credit card payment has been rejected). If you don’t want to receive them, you need to delete your account with us.
We reserve the right to manage our operations, including using service providers of our own choosing, to facilitate the development, hosting and ongoing support of our services to meet our business goals. For example, we may use the services of third-party companies to host our services and these services may or may not be located in the same jurisdictions or regions as the customers using our services. Our employees, consultants, contractors, suppliers and partners, if authorized, may have access to our customer information or the systems storing it as part of and solely for the purposes of performing their jobs, or within the scope of their agreements with us. In all cases, we use reasonable efforts to ensure that your Personal Information, as part of our confidential business information, is protected under contracts with such persons.
Some of our service providers include:
While we take care to use only service providers that we believe are reputable and able to live up to our and your expectations, including about the handling of confidential information, Bench is not liable for unlawful or unauthorized use of Personal Information by any of such persons unless such unlawful use was a direct result of our gross negligence or willful misconduct.
We will also share your Personal Information if we are required by law (including any generally applicable law or any specific court order or other legal process binding on us) or if we otherwise determine in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to resolve disputes and/or protect or defend the rights or property of uBooks and other users. We will use reasonable efforts to make you aware of such disclosure promptly unless we are prevented from doing so.
The site may contain connections to other websites that we do not own or control. We have no control over, do not review, and are not liable for the privacy policies or content displayed on such other websites. When you click on a link like this, you will leave our service and go to another site.During this phase, another entity may obtain personal data from you and we do not receive data from you that you file on such third-party locations.
We render commercially sensible attempts to guarantee that personal information is safe, including https protocol and encryption. To avoid unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial processes to protect and secure the data we collect as well as the methods of access to it. While we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the safety of any data you transmit to us. More details about security is accessible in our Terms of Service.
Much of your personal information may be obtained through your account. To review and update your Personal Information to ensure that it is accurate, you may login to your account to make the changes, or you may contact us. If we are unable to provide access or disclose information to you, we will explain why, subject to any legal or regulatory limitations.
All Personal Information linked to your account will be removed at your request in accordance with the law as quickly as reasonably appropriate. When you request to delete your account, your information will be removed from our manufacturing servers and you will no longer be able to access your account.We may, however, maintain your Personal Information to comply with legislation, prevent fraud, resolve conflicts, troubleshoot disputes, help with any inquiries, implement our conditions of service, and take other activities otherwise allowed by law.
However, please remember that if we have already disclosed some of your Personal Information to third parties, such as your accountant, we will no longer be able to access that Personal Information and can not force the deletion or alteration of any such data by the parties to whom we made those disclosures.
Aggregated or anonymous data derived from your Personal Information, which can not be traced back to your account, may stay permanently on our manufacturing servers. We reserve the right to use any aggregate or anonymous information obtained from or containing your Personal Information.
Our service is not directed to children and children are not eligible to use it. Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. We do not collect or maintain Personal Information from people we actually know are under 13 years of age, and no part of our service is designed to attract people under 13 years of age. If we later learn that a user is under 13 years of age, we will take steps to remove that user’s Personal Information from our databases and to prevent the user from utilizing the service.