In the course of operating the Websites and the Platform, and providing the Services, Tassat will collect (and/or receive) the following types of information. You authorize us to collect and/or receive such information.
a.) Contact Information. While it is not necessary to register in order to visit the Websites, some of the Services available through the Websites and use of the Platform, may require you to be a registered user (“Registered User”). In connection with any registration process, you or your Institution may need to provide certain contact information such as your name, employer, job title, email address, mailing address, and phone number (collectively, “Contact Information”).
Contact Information may be collected for purposes that include administering your access and use of any Services for which you are registered, securely identifying you when you log into a Service, delivering Service-related notifications, providing customer support, and complying with applicable laws and regulations.
b.) Other Information. In addition to the Contact Information, we may collect additional information (collectively, the “Other Information”). Such Other Information may include:
i. From You. Additional information about yourself that you voluntarily provide to us, such as and mailing list opt-in and opt-out information;
ii. From Your Activity. Information that we automatically collect when you use the Websites and Platform, such as the device from which you access the Websites or Platform, your IP addresses, browser type and language, referring and exit pages and URLs, date and time, amount of time spent on particular pages, what sections of the Websites or Platform you visit, and similar information concerning your use of the Websites or Platform;
Below is a list of analytics providers that we use; however, such list may be subject to change based on how we wish to understand the user experience. You may use the accompanying links to learn more about such providers and, if available, how to opt-out from their analytics collection.
For Google Analytics, please visit: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
We use Contact Information and the Other Information (collectively, “Information”) to solicit your feedback, inform you about our products and services, and to provide and improve our Platform, Websites and Services. You also authorize us to use and/or share Information as described below.
a.) Parent Companies and Subsidiaries. We may share some or all of your Information with any of our parent companies, subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under common control with us in connection with product development.
b.) Aggregated Data. In an ongoing effort to better understand our users, our Platform and Websites, we might analyze the Information in aggregate form in order to operate, maintain, manage, and improve the Platform and Websites. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, and business partners. We may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our products and services to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
c.) Service Providers. Tassat may use third parties to provide certain Websites and Platform related services, such as maintenance services, hosting services or development services. These other companies will have access to your Information only to the extent necessary for such third party service providers to perform the duties for which it has been retained by Tassat and to the extent permitted by law.
d.) Employers. If you are accessing any Service offered through the Websites or Platform as a Registered User of an Institution, Tassat is permitted to provide your Institution with any and all of your Information.
e.) Legal and Contractual Compliance. Tassat may disclose your information to government or law enforcement officials, regulatory agencies or other third parties (such as attorneys or regulatory service providers), as necessary (in our sole discretion) to (i) comply with applicable laws or regulations, (ii) cooperate with governmental or law enforcement investigations, (iii) respond to legal claims or processes, (iv) protect the safety and legal rights of the public or any individual, (v) detect, prevent or remedy any suspected fraud, market manipulation or illegal, tortious or wrongful activity; or (vi) enforce applicable Tassat Terms to which you are bound.
f.) Business Transfers. As we develop our businesses, Tassat may sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, sale of assets, dissolution, or similar event, the Information may be part of the transferred assets.
If you are a Registered User of any Services, you may make changes to your personal information, such as updating your user preferences, by logging onto your user account, navigating to the “Support” menu and requesting the Platform administrator to make your changes. If you are not a Registered User and wish to review, update or correct any of your personal information, or “opt out” from any Websites or Platform functionalities, you may contact us at [email protected]. If you are updating or correcting personal information or submitting a request for review of personal information in your capacity as an administrator, on behalf of Registered Users at your Institution, you represent that you have full authorization to provide this information to Tassat. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to process such requests in a timely manner. You should be aware, however, that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our subscription databases.
The Websites, Platform, Services and their servers are operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us may be transferred to, processed, maintained, and used on computers, servers, and systems located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction. If you are located outside the United States and choose to use the Websites, Platform and/or Services, you do so at your own risk.
We implement reasonable security measures designed to protect your Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Please understand, however, that no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that the information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to and from us over the Internet. In particular, e-mail sent to or from the Website may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail.
Under California Civil Code Section 1798.83, California residents who have an established business relationship with Tassat may choose to opt out of our sharing their personal information with third parties for direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and (1) you wish to opt out; or (2) you wish to request certain information regarding our disclosure of your personal information to third parties for the direct marketing purposes, please send an e-mail to [email protected].
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain personal information to third parties who intend to license or sell that personal information. You can exercise this right by contacting us at [email protected] with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account. Please note that we do not currently sell your personal information as sales are defined in Nevada Revised Statutes Chapter 603A.
Do Not Track. Tassat does not respond to “Do Not Track” settings or other related mechanisms at this time.
If you have questions or comments about our privacy practices, please contact us via email at [email protected].