Last updated August 19, 2013
Depending upon the activity, some of the information that mPortal may ask You to provide will be identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If You do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, You will not be able to engage in that activity. Similarly, if You wish to delete Your information that is mandatory, You will no longer be able to engage in that particular activity.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION mPORTAL COLLECTS
Personal information (the “Personal Information”) is data that can be used to uniquely identify or contact a single person. When You register with mPortal and create an mPortal ID, use any mPortal Assets, register Your software application on any mPortal Assets, download software or a software update, blog about something, participate in an online survey, etc., mPortal may collect a variety of Personal Information, including Your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, contact preferences, etc.
Your Personal Information will be kept confidential to the maximum possible extent and used to support Your relationship with mPortal, to notify You of offers, updated information and new software applications and other related functions from mPortal.
By using any mPortal Assets, You agree and acknowledge that Your Personal Information collected through the Website may be transferred across national boundaries and stored and processed in any the country around the world. You also acknowledge that in certain countries or with respect to certain activities, the collection, transfer, storage, and processing of Your information may be undertaken by trusted third party vendors or agents of mPortal such as credit card processors, web hosting providers, communication services, and web analytic providers, to help facilitate mPortal in providing certain functions.
We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have inadvertently collected such information, please contact us so that we can remove the information.
HOW mPORTAL USES YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
mPortal collects Your information in order to record, support and facilitate Your participation in the activities You select and to prevent fraud and unlawful use. If You subscribe to or register for any mPortal Assets, the information is used to register Your rights, if any, to technical support or other benefits that may be made available to registered users.
As provided earlier, Your Personal Information may also be used to track customer preferences to provide a customized mPortal Asset experience and keep You informed about product upgrades, special offers, and other products and services of mPortal and its third party providers unless You have opted not to receive such communications or such communications are prohibited by law.
mPortal may use Personal Information to verify whether You are entitled to access and use any mPortal Assets . This Personal Information may also be used to enable mPortal to enhance Your use of any mPortal Assets, to assist You with customer service or technical support issues, or to follow up with You after Your use, or to otherwise support Your relationship with mPortal.
mPortal does not rent, sell or share Your Personal Information with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide the services or products You have requested. mPortal limits the disclosure of Information to mPortal employees, independent contractors, affiliates, consultants, business associates, service providers and distributors of mPortal services and products, on a need-to-know basis, and only if the disclosure will enable that entity to provide mPortal with business, professional, or technical support or fulfill Your request.
Thus, the Personal Information provided by You is used only:
WHAT NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION mPORTAL COLLECTS
Non-Personal Information is any information that does not reveal Your specific identity, such as browser information, information collected through cookies, pixel tags and other technologies, demographic information, etc.
As is true with most website, products, services and applications, the mPortal Assets may gather some information automatically when You visit, access or use the mPortal Assets and stores it in log files. When You visit, access or use any mPortal, mPortal may collect certain information about Your computer to facilitate, evaluate and verify Your use of such mPortal. For example, mPortal may log environmental variables, such as browser type, operating system, CPU speed, referring or exit webpages, click patterns and the Internet Protocol (IP) address of Your computer. This information is generally collected in aggregate form, without identifying any user individually.
HOW mPORTAL USES YOUR NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
With respect to Non-Personal Information automatically collected and stored in log files, mPortal uses this information to understand and analyze trends, to administer mPortal Assets, to learn about user behavior on and use of mPortal Assets, and to gather demographic information about the user base as a whole. mPortal may use this information in its marketing and advertising services. mPortal also uses such information to measure traffic patterns on and use of mPortal Assets.
As Non-Personal Information does not personally identify You, mPortal may use and disclose Non-Personal Information for any purpose. In some instances, mPortal may combine Non-Personal Information with Personal Information (such as combining Your name with Your geographical location). If mPortal combines any Non-Personal Information with Personal Information, the combined information will be treated by us as Personal Information as long as it is combined.
Please note that all Information that is voluntarily disclosed on the “The Connected Experiences Blog” provided on any of the mPortal Assets can be collected and used by others as well. Once posted, You cannot change or remove any public postings made on the Community Blog page. mPortal shall not be liable for any use by third parties of the information as provided by You on The Connected Experiences Blog.
YOUR CHOICES WITH RESPECT TO PERSONAL INFORMATION
TO WHOM mPORTAL MAY DISCLOSE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Your Personal Information may be disclosed:
(b) to mPortal’s third party providers who provide goods/services such as contact information verification, payment processing, order fulfillment, customer service, website hosting, data analysis, infrastructure provision, IT services, auditing services and other similar services to enable them to provide the services;
(c) if You request information from vendors so that they can provide You with information about their products and services. mPORTAL SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR VENDORS’ USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION;
(d) If You so request, to third parties to permit them to send You marketing communications, including third parties who may provide similar services as the original service about which You requested more information;
(e) to third party sponsors of sweepstakes, contests and similar promotions;
(f) by You, on the blog and other services on which You are able to post information and materials. Please note that any information You post or disclose through these services will become public information, and may be available to visitors or users of mPortal Assets and to the general public;
(g) to a third party in the event of any reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock (including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings); and
(h) as mPortal may believe to be necessary or appropriate: (a) under applicable law, including laws outside Your country of residence; (b) to comply with legal process; (c) to respond to requests from public and government authorities including public and government authorities outside Your country of residence; (d) to enforce mPortal’s terms and conditions of use;
(e) to protect mPortal’s operations or those of any of mPortal’s affiliates; (f) to protect mPortal’s rights, privacy, safety or property, and/or that of mPortal’s affiliates, You or others; and
(g) to allow mPortal to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that mPortal may sustain.
PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of such Personal Information, mPortal has put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the Personal Information collected online.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
mPortal may, if You so choose, send direct advertisement mailers to You at the address given by You. You have the option to opt-out of this direct mailer by way of links provided at the bottom of each mailer. We respect Your privacy and in the event that You choose not to receive such mailers, mPortal will take all steps to remove You from the list.
HOW TO CONTACT US