We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey or fill out a form.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
– TO PERSONALIZE YOUR EXPERIENCE
Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs.
– TO IMPROVE OUR WEBSITE
We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
– TO IMPROVE OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE
Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
– TO PROCESS TRANSACTIONS
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
– TO ADMINISTER ALL EMERGENETICS PROFILE SURVEYS AND OTHER SITE FEATURES
– TO SEND PERIODIC EMAILS
The email address you provide for order processing will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order.
Note: We will only send informational update emails if you select Subscribe during the Profile registration process. Otherwise you will not receive promotional emails from Emergenetics International.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential.
Private information such as credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc. are never stored on our servers.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
Can I access my information?
To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, you are able to change your contact and personal information by logging into your Emergenetics+ account. For other personal information we hold, we will provide you with access for any purpose including to request that we correct the data if it is inaccurate or delete the data if Emergenetics is not required to retain it by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may decline to process requests that are frivolous/vexatious, jeopardize the privacy of others, are extremely impractical or for which access is not otherwise required by local law. Access, correction or deletion requests can be made by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer your personally identifiable information to outside parties.
We do transfer Personal Data to certain third-party agents or service providers with whom we have entered written agreements and which agreements address data privacy and security policies and procedures that require all contractual parties to ensure that your personal data is protected with the same level of protection of the EU Privacy Shield requirements. In cases of onward transfer to third parties of EU Personal Data received pursuant to the EU-US Privacy Shield, Emergenetics is potentially liable.
It may be necessary − by law, legal process, litigation and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residence − for Apple to disclose your personal information. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that for purposes of national security, law enforcement or other issues of public importance, disclosure is necessary or appropriate. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that disclosure is reasonably necessary to enforce our terms and conditions or protect our operations or users.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising or other uses.
EU-US Privacy Shield
Emergenetics International and STEP LLC participate in the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from European Union member countries. We have certified with the Department of Commerce that we adhere to the Privacy Shield Principles. For purposes of enforcing compliance with the Privacy Shield, Emergenetics is subject to the investigatory and enforcement authority of the US Federal Trade Commission. For more information about the Privacy Shield, see the US Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield website located at: www.privacyshield.gov. Visit Emergenetics’ representation on the Privacy Shield list here, or to see the US Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield full list of participants, visit: www.privacyshield.gov/list.
If you have any inquiries or complaints about our handling of your personal data under Privacy Shield or about our privacy practices generally, please contact us at email@example.com. We will promptly respond to your inquiry. If we are unable to satisfactorily resolve any complaint relating to the Privacy Shield or if we fail to acknowledge your complaint in a timely fashion, Emergenetics has agreed to participate in the VeraSafe Dispute Resolution Procedure. To file a complaint with VeraSafe and participate in the VeraSafe Dispute Resolution Procedure, please submit the required information here: www.verasafe.com/dispute-submission.
In addition, under certain conditions, you may entitled to invoke binding arbitration to resolve a complaint or dispute through the Privacy Shield Panel. The Federal Trade Commission and the relevant EU data protection authorities have jurisdiction to investigate and enforce any issues relating to compliance with or certification to the Privacy Shield. Emergenetics will cooperate and comply with the dispute resolution panel established by the relevant EU data protection authorities in addition to the VeraSafe Dispute Resolution Procedure. For more information about the Privacy Shield Panel visit: www.commerce.gov/tags/eu-us-privacy-shield.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy, we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), our policy is located at www.emergenetics.com/coppa.
This policy was last modified on 3/24/2017.
Attn: Morgan Browning
2 Inverness Dr E #189
Centennial, CO 80112