B&D is the sole owner of the information collected on our website. B&D collects and monitors information from our users at several different points on our website.
To use the services offered on our website, a user must first complete a registration form. During registration, a user is required to disclose their contact information (such as name and email address). If offered, disclosure of demographic information (such as title and industry) and unique identifiers (such as username) by the user is optional. We encourage full disclosure of these details because it enables B&D to provide a more customized experience on our website.
B&D stores information that has been collected via cookies, log files and/or third interests in your user profile. A profile contains stored information about individual users and details specific viewing preferences. Subsequently, this collected information is linked to users’ personally identifiable information, which provides the user with direct and pertinent marketing promotions and helps us to improve website content. B&D does not share your profile with third parties, except in instances that are specifically mentioned elsewhere in this policy.
Similar to most standard website servers, we may employ log files. Log files contain internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, number of clicks to analyze trends, site administrator, users’ movements in the aggregate, and broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Although we exercise caution to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law when we believe that this action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, court order or legal process served on our website. This action includes, but is not limited to, any defense to any claim in which B&D is a defendant to assist in any investigations by law enforcement agencies or violations of any B&D policy.
While B&D will not rent, sell or share your information in general, your information may be used in certain instances. B&D does share aggregated demographic information, and in some cases your e-mail address, with other parties. The following examples describe how your information will be shared:
This website may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that we, B&D, are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage our users to be informed when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by B&D’s website. B&D may have co-branding and/or framing relations with other companies. In this case, you should be familiar with the privacy policies of all companies since you may be subject to each of them.
Contacting B&D: If you have questions or concerns about B&D guidelines, policies, and procedures, you can contact us at [email protected]