Privacy Policy


Digital Scientists, LLC and its affiliates (“Digital Scientists” or “we”) is committed to protecting the privacy of the personally-identifiable information that we collect from you as you use this Web site (the “Site”). The scope of Digital Scientists’ commitment is detailed in this Privacy Policy. By submitting information, you agree to Digital Scientists’ use of such information as described herein. Please see our Terms of Use for more information about our on-line policies in general.

What personally-identifiable information is collected?

Digital Scientists collects personally-identifiable information on certain areas of the Site when users register, request publications or other information, sign up for conferences and events, apply for jobs, and participate in user posting areas, such as bulletin boards, discussion forums, and surveys. The personally-identifiable information collected may consist of information that you provide, such as names, mailing addresses, e-mail addresses, telephone and fax numbers, and, for recruiting purposes, any other personally-identifiable information on your resume. In addition, Digital Scientists collects certain information that you do not visibly enter, such as your IP address, browsing pattern on the Site, click stream, and the status of cookies placed on your computer by Digital Scientists, as described below.

How may Digital scientists use my personally-identifiable information?

Digital Scientists uses your personally-identifiable information to fulfill your requests for information, to process your requests to participate in conferences and events, to evaluate any job applications or other employment-related inquiries that you may submit, or for such other business purposes as you may initiate or request. We may keep any of your personally-identifiable information on file and use it to contact you for recruiting purposes. Digital Scientists also uses personally-identifiable information to perform statistical analyses of user behavior in order to measure interest in specific areas and information posted on our Site. Digital Scientists uses personally-identifiable information collected from cookies and IP addresses as described below. Digital Scientists may provide your personally-identifiable information to any of its affiliates worldwide for such purposes.

Are cookies and IP addresses used?

The Site uses cookies to identify you and your interests and to track usage of the Site. Cookies are small pieces of text stored on your computer that help us know which browser you are using and where you have been on the Site and on Web sites to which you may link in order to use some of our features. By accepting our cookie, you will be permitted access to certain pages of the Site without having to log in each time you visit. A user who does not accept the cookie from the Site may not be able to access certain areas of the Site. Digital Scientists also logs IP addresses, or the location of computers on the Internet, to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Site. If you prefer not to accept a cookie, you can set your web browser to warn you before accepting cookies, or you can refuse all cookies by turning them off in your web browser.

Is personally-identifiable information disclosed to third parties?

Digital Scientists shall not intentionally disclose or transfer (and shall take reasonable steps to protect the confidentiality and security, and to prevent the unauthorized or accidental disclosure of) your personally-identifiable information to third parties (i.e., persons or entities that are not affiliates of Digital Scientists), whether for such third parties’ marketing purposes or otherwise, subject only to the following four exceptions: Digital Scientists may disclose your personally-identifiable information to third parties in the event that such disclosure is required by the laws, rules, or regulations of any nation, state, or other applicable jurisdiction; Digital Scientists may disclose your contact information to third parties as appropriate for Digital Scientists to make transmissions or deliveries to you; Digital Scientists may disclose your personally-identifiable information if, in connection with submitting the information, you consent to such disclosure; and Digital Scientists may disclose contact information for you in response to inquiries by bona-fide rights owners in connection with allegations of infringement of copyright or other proprietary rights arising from information you have posted on the Site or otherwise provided to Digital Scientists.

How can I access, change, and/or delete information?

You may access, correct, update, and/or delete any personally-identifiable information that you submit to the Site. You may also unsubscribe from mailing lists or any registrations on the Site. To do so, please either follow instructions on the page of the Site on which you have provided such information or subscribed or registered or contact us at Digital Scientists, LLC, 21 S. Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009.

Security

Digital Scientists has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally-identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized Digital Scientists personnel are provided access to personally-identifiable information, and these employees are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions, Digital Scientists cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally-identifiable information.

Children’s on-line privacy protection

Digital Scientists understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy, especially in an on-line environment. The Site is not intentionally designed for or directed at children 13 years of age or younger, and Digital Scientists will not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13.

Contact us

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at Digital Scientists, LLC, 21 S. Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009.

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