1.    Website Privacy Policy

1.1.   Individuals who Visit our Websites

The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the Website(s) located at the URL(s) www.c3-research.com, any successor Websites, and any Websites to which C3 Research Associates (“Company”) may link this Privacy Policy (collectively, the "Websites" or "Sites"). By visiting our Websites or otherwise providing us with your personal information, you consent to the collection, processing, and storage of your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy. C3 Research Associates is committed to protecting the privacy of individuals who visit our Websites. We have created this Privacy Policy to explain the following:
  • What Personal Information we collect;
  • How we protect and store it;
  • How we use it;
  • With whom we share it;
  • What your data protection rights are;
  • Your choices regarding your Personal Information;
  • How to contact the appropriate authorities;
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact privacy@c3-research.com or see the “Contact the Site” section later in this Policy.

1.2.   Consent

By providing us with your information, you consent and agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. Any Personal Information collected about visitors via C3 Research Associates’ publicly facing Website is processed in the United States by C3 Research Associate or by a third party acting on our behalf.

1.3.   What Information We Collect and How We Use that Information

Contact Information: some areas of C3 Research Associates’ Sites request or require contact and other information. During the registration process and in other instances, we may collect information such as your name, mailing address, and email address. Internet Protocol (IP) Address: we may collect an IP address from visitors to our Sites. We may use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server(s), to administer our Websites, and to monitor activities on and interactions with our Websites, user preferences, and other computer and connection information relating to your use of our Sites. We may also use log files, cookies and similar technologies (described below) to collect information about the pages you view, links you click on, and other actions you may take when accessing our Sites. We may combine other publicly available information, such as information related to the organization for which you work, with the Personal Information that you provide to us through our Sites. Use and Sharing of Your Personal Information: C3 Research Associates uses the Personal Information we collect from you:
  • To contact you in connection with your registration or your use of the Site or our products or services;
  • To contact you in response to your inquiries, comments and suggestions;
  • To contact you otherwise when necessary;
  • For the specific purpose for which it was volunteered;
  • To ask for your participation in brief surveys;
  • To complete any purchases or other transactions you may perform;
  • To notify you about updates, promotions, special offers, etc., regarding products and services provided by us or our affiliates or partners;
  • To be provided to our affiliates or third parties (e.g., implementation partners or other service providers) in connection with our legitimate business purposes;
  • To generate aggregate statistical studies;
  • As further described to you when we collect the information;
  • As required by law or regulation, or as requested by government authorities;
  • In connection with an acquisition, merger, sale or other transfer of all or substantially all of our business or portion thereof; and
  • For our other business purposes.
C3 Research Associates does not share, sell, rent, or trade your Personal Information collected through our Sites with third parties for their sole promotional purposes without your express consent. As set forth above, C3 Research Associate may share your personal information with third party service providers contracted by us to provide services on our behalf; these providers may only use the information we provide to them as instructed by us.

1.4.   Use of Cookies

Our Site may use cookies to enhance your experience while using our Site. Cookies are pieces of information that some Websites transfer to the computer that is browsing that Website and are used for record­keeping purposes at many Websites. Use of cookies makes web­ navigation easier by performing certain functions such as saving your passwords, your personal preferences regarding your use of the particular Website and to make sure you don’t see the same ad repeatedly. Many consider the use of cookies to be an industry standard. Your browser is probably set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you can alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, it is possible that some areas of our Site may not function properly when you view them.

1.5.   Security

Our Site has all relevant, modern security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. This includes physically protected data centers, encryption of all data in transit and at rest, and periodic risk monitoring and assessment.

1.6.   Privacy Policies of Other Websites

C3 Research Associates’ privacy policy applies only to our Website. Our Website may contain links to other Websites. Our so if you click on a link to another Website, you should read their privacy policy.

1.7.   Your Data Protection Rights

C3 Research Associates would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. With respect to data about you collected on this Site, every user is entitled to the following: The right to access: you have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may request additional identifying information in support of this effort. We may charge you a small fee for this service. The right to rectification: you have the right to request that Company correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that Company complete information you believe to be incomplete. The right to erasure: Data will be stored indefinitely. You have the right to request that Company erase your personal data, under certain conditions. The right to restrict processing: you have the right to request that Company restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions. The right to object to processing: you have the right to object to Company’s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions. The right to data portability: you have the right to request that Company transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions. If you make such a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email: privacy@c3-research.com

1.8.   Access, Choice, and Opt Out

You may, at any time, “opt out” of receiving communications from Company related to its products and services and/or to request the removal of your contact information from our database. You may do this by writing to us at the email or postal address set forth below. However, C3 Research Associates cannot withdraw any previous disclosures made with your authorization, and we reserve the right to retain and disclose your information as permitted or required by law or regulation. You may also at any time request access to your personal data by writing to us at the postal or email address set forth below. C3 Research Associates, LLC 113 Cherry St., #77114 Seattle, WA 98104 privacy@c3-research.com

1.9.   Changes to this Privacy Policy

C3 Research Associates reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting a new privacy policy at this location; Company will provide notification of any material changes through our Sites at least thirty (30) business days prior to the change taking effect. Therefore, you are responsible for periodically checking our Privacy Policy for changes. This privacy policy is current as of September 02, 2019.

1.10.   Compliance

C3 Research Associate has appointed a Privacy Officer who is responsible for overseeing the implementation of this Privacy Policy. You may contact them at privacy@c3-research.com.

1.11.   Contacting the Appropriate Authority

Should you wish to report a complaint or if you feel that C3 Research Associate has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the following:

1.12.   Contacting the Site

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this Site or your dealings with this Site, you can contact: Attn: Privacy Officer C3 Research Associates, LLC 113 Cherry St., #77114 Seattle, WA 98104 privacy@c3-research.com