Information We Collect
When you use the Service you provide us with two types of information: (i) information you submit via the Service and (ii) information regarding your use of the Service collected by us as you interact with the Service.
Through the registration process you may provide us with your name, email address, hometown, and other information that may be requested during the registration process. When you use the Service you may submit information and content to your profile, generate Activity Data through engaging in educational activities on the Service, or send messages and otherwise transmit information to other users. We store this information so that we can provide you the Service and offer personalized features.
User Of Information Obtained by Research Arena
We may use your contact information to send you notifications regarding new services offered by Research Arena and its partners that we think you may find valuable. Research Arena may also send you service-related announcements from time to time through the general operation of the Service. Generally, you may opt out of such emails, although Research Arena reserves the right to send you notices about your account even if you opt out of all voluntary email notifications.
Profile information is used by Research Arena primarily to be presented back to and edited by you when you access the Service and to be presented to other users. In some cases, other users may be able to supplement your profile, including by submitting comments.
Research Arena may use aggregate or anonymous data collected through the Service, including Activity Data, for any purpose. This data may be used by Research Arena and shared with third parties in any manner.
Sharing Your Personally-Identifiable Information with Third Parties
Research Arena shares your personally-identifiable information only in limited circumstances where Research Arena believes such sharing is reasonably necessary to offer the Service, legally required or, permitted by you.
We may provide personally-identifiable information to service providers who help us bring you the Service, such as hosting the Service at a co-location facility or sending email updates. In connection with these operations, our service providers may have access to personally-identifiable information for use for a limited time. Where we utilize service providers for the processing of any of personally-identifiable information, we implement reasonable contractual protections limiting the use of that personally-identifiable information to the provision of services to Research Arena.
If the ownership of all or substantially all of the Research Arena business, or individual business units or assets owned by Research Arena that are related to the Service, were to change, your personally-identifiable information may be transferred to the new owner. In any such transfer of information, your personally-identifiable information would remain subject to this section.
SHARING OR DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
As a strict policy, we will not disclose, share or exploit your information with anyone without your express permission.
However, we may be mandated under law or under contracts to make certain limited disclosures under the following circumstances:
Legal Necessity:Research Arena may share any of the aforesaid information, including your personally identifiable information or Sensitive Personal Data or Information, without obtaining a separate consent from you, if and when such information is requested or required by law or by any court or governmental agency or authority to disclose, for the purpose of verification of identity, or for the prevention, detection, investigation of any criminal activity, or for prosecution and punishment of offences.
SECURITY OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
We take the security of your personal information seriously and use appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, destruction or damage. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data which is transmitted to or from the Service. Any transmission is at your own risk.
We keep your personal information for no longer than is necessary for our business purposes or for legal requirements.
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