Compeat, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy. This statement details the steps we take to protect your personal information when you visit, access or use our websites and related products and services, including mobile applications, developer platforms, premium services, plug-ins or any content or information provided as part of the Site (the “Services”). It describes the personal information that we collect, the purposes for which we use such information, and your choices regarding our use of it. The steps we take to protect your personal information and how you can review and correct your personal information are also covered here. This privacy statement refers to personal information which is information that can be associated with a specific person and used to identify that person. Personal information does not include information that has been de-identified so that it does not identify a specific user, which may be used for any legal purpose.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Compeat Software. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Compeat Software for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the C Software Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Compeat Software public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Compeat Software does not read any of your private online communications.
By accessing or otherwise using our Site or Services, you are consenting to the information collection and use practices described in this privacy statement. If you are using the Site or Services on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you hereby represent and warrant that you have the authority to consent to this privacy statement (and the Terms of Service applicable to the Site and Services) on behalf of the company or other legal entity. To the extent this privacy statement conflicts with any existing agreement between the company or other legal entity you represent and Compeat, this privacy statement shall control and supersede such other terms and conditions with regard to the subject matter of this privacy statement. Additionally, if you are using the Site or Services on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by this privacy statement even if your company has a separate agreement with us. As used in this privacy statement, “you” and “your” refer to you individually and the company on behalf of which you are entering into this privacy statement.
Generally, you can visit our Site without entering any personal information; however, to use our Services, you must register with us and submit certain personally identifiable information. The personal information we collect may include: contact details, such as your name, title, company/organization name, e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers, and physical address; information about your company, and job function; your e-mail marketing preferences; financial information (including credit card or account information); information such as your nationality and country of residence that allows us to determine your eligibility under export control regulations to receive information about certain technologies; information used to customize and facilitate your use of our Site or Services, including login and technical information; inquiries about and orders for our products and services; information that assists us in identifying the products and services that best meet your requirements; event registration information; and feedback from you about our Site or Services.
We collect information about your visit to our sites, including what pages you view, the number of bytes transferred, the links you click, the materials you access, and other actions taken within Compeat’s sites. On sites that you enter with a user ID, we may connect this information with your identity to determine your potential interests in our products and services. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type and capabilities and language, your operating system, the date and time you access the Site or Services, and the website from which you linked to our Site or Services. The information we collect automatically is statistical data and may or may not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve and to deliver better and more personalized Services.
If you, your employer, or your employees or other personnel or representatives have an existing relationship with Compeat, we may already have personal and other information about you or your employer / employees that you have provided to us or we have otherwise obtained. In order to more efficiently and effectively provide the Site and Service, notwithstanding any agreement you or the company or other legal entity you represent may have with us, you hereby authorize us to access and use such information. To the extent any pre-existing agreement(s) between us conflict with this privacy statement, such existing agreement(s) are hereby amended with regard to the subject matter of the Terms of Service and this privacy statement. Without limiting the foregoing, you hereby acknowledge and agree that Compeat may publish, reproduce, distribute, modify, prepare derivative works of, adapt, publicly display and otherwise use, in relation to the Site and Services, the data, content, material and other information you have provided or we have obtained about you under an existing relationship.
The Compeat Software Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Compeat Software pages, or register with Compeat Software site or services, a cookie helps Compeat Software to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Compeat Software Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Compeat Software features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Compeat Software services or Web sites you visit.
Except as described below, personal information you provide to Compeat through our Site or Services will not be shared outside of Compeat and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your permission.
Compeat contracts with other companies to provide services on our behalf, such as hosting websites, sending out information, processing transactions, advertising, and analyzing our Site and Services. We provide these companies with only those elements of your personal information they need to deliver those services. These companies and their employees are prohibited from using that personal information for any other purpose.
In responding to a request made by you, we may share your personal information with companies that distribute our products. In those cases, we provide these companies with only those elements of your personal information they need to respond to your request, and these companies and their employees are prohibited from using that personal information for any other purpose. In some cases, we may seek your permission to share your information with distributors for marketing purposes other than responding to a request from you. However, we will not share your information for such marketing purposes unless we have obtained your express consent to do so.
Disclosure in connection with transactions. In connection with certain transactions, we may disclose some or all of your personal information to financial institutions, government entities, and shipping companies or postal services involved in fulfillment.
Circumstances may arise where for strategic or other business reasons Compeat decides to sell, buy, merge or otherwise reorganize. Such a transaction may involve the disclosure of personal information to prospective or actual purchasers, or receiving it from sellers. It is Compeat’s practice to seek appropriate protection for information in these types of transactions.
Consistent with the purpose of the Site and Services, we may disclose information you provide to us to other users of the Site or Services. Accordingly, we may share information about you with people you are connected to through the Site or Services (e.g. your employees, employers, and co-workers) for the purpose of facilitating the Services.
We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal requirements or with legal process served on us, to protect and defend our rights or property, or in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of any individual. We may also disclose personal information at your direction or to otherwise fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
Compeat is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access that are located in facilities to which access is limited. For sites to which you login, it is your responsibility to ensure the security of your password and not to reveal this information to others.
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act was created to protect children under the age of 13 from unsuspecting acts or practices in conjunction with collecting, using, and disclosing any information about them. Our Services are not intended for anyone under the age of 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on or through our Services. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you are a parent or guardian or otherwise believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us so that we can delete the child’s information. The Site and Services will never knowingly accept, collect, maintain or use any information from a child under the age of 13. If a child whom we know to be under the age of 13 sends personal information to us online, we will only use that information to respond directly to that child or notify parents.
If you have questions regarding this statement or our handling of your personal information, please contact us. We will promptly address your concern and strive to reach a satisfactory resolution.
If you have any questions, complaints, or claims, you may contact Compeat at 11500 Alterra Parkway, Suite 130; Austin, TX 78758, by phone at (512) 279-0771, or by e-mail at [email protected].
Compeat may occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will revise the “last updated” date at the top and bottom of the privacy statement. Your continued use of the Services constitutes your acceptance of the then-effective privacy statement.
Last Updated: January 8, 2020