Focus Pointe Global is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Focus Pointe Global site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Focus Pointe Global site, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Focus Pointe Global collects personally identifiable information, such as your email
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Focus Pointe Global also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Focus Pointe Global. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This
information is used by Focus Pointe Global for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Focus Pointe Global site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Focus Pointe Global public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Focus Pointe Global
does not read any of your private online communications.
Focus Pointe Global encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Focus Pointe Global so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Focus Pointe Global is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Focus Pointe Global
and Focus Pointe Global family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Focus Pointe Global collects and uses your personal information to operate the Focus Pointe Global
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Focus Pointe Global also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Focus Pointe Global and its affiliates. Focus Pointe Global may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Focus Pointe Global does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Focus Pointe Global may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Focus Pointe Global
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Focus Pointe Global, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Focus Pointe Global does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Focus Pointe Global keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Focus Pointe Global, in order to determine what Focus Pointe Global services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Focus Pointe Global to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Focus Pointe Global Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Focus Pointe Global or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Focus Pointe Global; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Focus Pointe Global, or the public.
The Focus Pointe Global 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 Focus Pointe Global pages, or
register with Focus Pointe Global site or services, a cookie helps Focus Pointe Global
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 Focus Pointe Global Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Focus Pointe Global
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 Focus Pointe Global services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Focus Pointe Global secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Focus Pointe Global secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Focus Pointe Global will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Focus Pointe Global encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Focus Pointe Global is protecting your
Focus Pointe Global welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Focus Pointe Global has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Focus Pointe Global at [email protected].
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the