1. Personally-Identifiable Information:
Smart Consulting Group, LLC typically receives specific data about its website visitors only when such information is provided voluntarily, such as when our visitors request information, purchase or enroll for services, provide resume information for employment opportunities, or send us e-mail. Of course, some of these activities require that you give us information, such as when you make a purchase, use a credit card to pay for services, submit your resume, or request certain types of information. When you provide personally-identifiable information to Smart Consulting Group, LLC through our website, it will be used to fulfill your specific request. In most cases, you will be given the opportunity to select whether you do, or do not, want Smart Consulting Group, LLC to use this information for additional purposes. You may also request that Smart Consulting Group, LLC not use your information by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, however, Smart Consulting Group, LLC reserves the right, in its discretion, to send you bulletins and other important information about your Smart Consulting Group, LLC services. Absent any instructions from you, Smart Consulting Group, LLC may use information you provide to inform you about additional services and products offered by the Smart Consulting Group, LLC family of companies, Smart Consulting Group, LLC venture companies, Smart Consulting Group, LLC authorized agents, and other goods and services providers with whom Smart Consulting Group, LLC has relationships and whose offerings might be of interest to you. Smart Consulting Group, LLC will not, however, sell or trade your personally-identifiable information unless we are authorized or legally required to do so, or in the case of imminent physical harm to the visitor or others. On those Smart Consulting Group, LLC sites where you may provide Smart Consulting Group, LLC with credit card or other ordering information via the web, Smart Consulting Group, LLC protects and secures this information by employing commercially customary web-based security and encryption protocols, examples of which include Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and Secure Electronic Transaction (SET). On those sites where you voluntarily offer any feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas or the like, Smart Consulting Group, LLC will treat that portion of the information as non-confidential and nonproprietary and, except as otherwise expressed in this privacy statement, Smart Consulting Group, LLC assumes no obligation to protect such information from disclosure.
2. Non Personally-Identifiable (Generic) Information:
In general, Smart Consulting Group, LLC gathers some generic information automatically. Generic information does not reveal the identity of the visitor. It usually includes information about the Internet address assigned to your computer, the number and frequency of visitors, and the Smart Consulting Group, LLC sites visited. Smart Consulting Group, LLC gathers this information for the limited purpose of determining customer service and website needs. We accomplish this by using certain technologies, including “cookies” (a technology that can be used to provide the visitor with tailored information about Smart Consulting Group, LLC services). Smart Consulting Group, LLC does not combine information collected in this way with any personally-identifiable information. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and you can refuse it; this may however reduce functionality of certain website features.
3. Your Smart Consulting Group, LLC hosted website, server, bulletin boards, forum, Third-Party Sites:
4. Exceptions and Limitations:
Notwithstanding the foregoing and in compliance with applicable laws, Smart Consulting Group, LLC (i) cooperates fully with state, local, and federal officials in any investigation relating to any content (including personal or private electronic communications transmitted to Smart Consulting Group, LLC) or purported unlawful activities of any user of the Service, and (ii) takes reasonable measures to protect its proprietary rights. For the limited purposes of accomplishing such cooperation and measures and in compliance with applicable laws, Smart Consulting Group, LLC may be required to disclose personally identifiable information. In addition, Smart Consulting Group, LLC may elect to monitor the areas of communication of any kind (i) to satisfy any law, regulation, or government request; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate Smart Consulting Group, LLC; or (iii) to protect the rights or property of Smart Consulting Group, LLC or others.