Privacy Policy

last updated January 25th, 2017

REGULATION EXPLORER PRIVACY STATEMENT

 

We respect your privacy and take reasonable steps to protect your personal information.  

 

Please read the Privacy Statement in its entirety before providing any personal information to us.  By accessing or using the Regulation Explorer website and platform (together, the “Platform”), you agree to this Privacy Policy.  Use of the Platform is subject to our Terms of Use, which shall constitute a legal agreement between you and Regulation Explorer.

 

Personal Information

The term “Personal Information” refers to any information that can be used to identify a specific person.  It may include your name, company name, address, telephone number, email address, user account details, geographic location, and billing information.

 

Information Collection and Use

We collect Personal Information when you provide it directly to us.  This may occur when you email us, when you contact us via our website and social media, and when establishing a user account for subscribed services.

 

We may use your Personal Information to send you notices, announcements, and marketing information about products or services, including third party services.  If this occurs, you may opt-out of receiving these messages by following the instructions to unsubscribe.  

 

We may collect Personal Information utilizing various forms of technology such as cookies.  Our website may ask your internet browser to set a cookie and remember it in the future.  This technology attempts to personalize and improve the user’s online experience, while helping us to understand the demographics of our customers.  Users have the ability to examine cookies stored by their browser settings, and maintain or delete such settings.  

 

For certain services we utilize a third party credit card payment processing company to collect payment information.  We do not store your payment information.  

 

You may choose to provide information about your geographic location, which we may use to customize service and improve our mapping functionality.  

 

Website visitors interested in Regulation Explorer may choose to browse our website.  Visitors are not required to provide Personal Information, however we may gather non-personally identifiable information for monitoring and improving our website, products, and services.  Regulation Explorer will not share this information or use it for targeted advertising purposes.  

 

 

 

Sharing Personal Information

Third party service providers assist us in delivering our product and services.  For example, we utilize Amazon Web Services (AWS) for storage and database purposes.  AWS, and other service providers, may have access to your information for the purpose of providing the service we have contracted with them to provide.  Carefully reviewing the privacy policies of our third-party collaborators will help you understand how third parties use your information.  

 

In certain circumstances, we may be asked to preserve and/or disclose Personal Information for purposes of complying with a law, regulation, legal process, or government request.  

 

In the event of a merger, acquisition, reorganization, or sale of assets, our privacy policy will apply to your Personal Information until notice is provided to you that the privacy policy is superseded by a new policy.  

 

Protection of Information

We use industry standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to safeguard the account registration process, and employ reasonable measures to protect Personal Information and data.  

 

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

Our website, products, and services are not meant for persons under 13 years of age, nor do we do knowingly collect information from persons 13 and younger.  If it comes to our attention that we have inadvertently collected Personal Information from a person under age 13, we will take reasonable steps to delete the information as soon as possible.  If you believe that we have collected information from, or about, a person 13 years of age or younger, please contact us.

 

International Data Transfer

We do not currently permit use of our products and services outside of the United States.  

 

Notification of a Breach

In the event that Personal Information is compromised, Regulation Explorer will, in good faith, conduct a prompt investigation to determine any misuse.  Notification to an individual or commercial entity will occur in the most expedient time possible and without unreasonable delay, and may be provided by any one of the following methods:  1) written notice, 2) telephonic notice, 3) electronic notice, or 

4) Substitute notice.  

 

Changes to this Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement is subject to change over time.  Regulation Explorer will provide notice on our home page advising you of any changes that may affect how we collect and use your Personal Information.  Changes are effective when they are posted on our website.  

 

Contact Us

If you have questions, complaints, or inquiries about this Privacy Statement, please contact us.

 

We will post any changes to this statement here. The statement was last updated on January 25, 2017.