Last Updated: June 13, 2017

Madison Avenue Insights is operated by Davis & Gilbert LLP (“we” or “us”). The privacy policy below discloses our practices regarding information collection and usage solely for the website located at http://www.madisonaveinsights.com/ (the “Website”). This privacy policy does not apply to any other website or service provided by us, our affiliates or clients, unless it appears on such website or service. By using and visiting our Website and by submitting your personally identifying information to us you agree to us using your personal information as set out in this privacy policy. If you do not agree to this privacy policy you may not access or otherwise use the Website or service.

Information We Collect

We do not collect personally identifying information unless you voluntarily supply us with personally identifying information. We may collect personal information about you from the following sources: information we receive from you when you submit a comment to a blogpost or other forms, or information you provide when you contact us. Personal information means information which identifies you as an individual, such as your name, address, email address, and phone number). In addition, we may also collect non-personal information, such as IP host address, web pages viewed, browser type, referring pages, usage and browsing habits and similar data, and may aggregate personal information in a manner which does not identify any individual (“Aggregate Information”).

Domain Information Collection

We may collect domain information to enable us to analyze how our visitors use this site. This data enables us to become more familiar with which people visit our site, how often they visit, and what parts of the site they visit most often. We use this information to improve our web-based offerings. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part.

Use of Web Server Logs and Cookies

When you visit our Website, we may track information about your visit and store that information in web server logs, which are records of the activities on our Website. The servers automatically capture and save the information electronically. Examples of the information we may collect include: your unique Internet protocol address; the name of your Internet service provider; the town/city, county/state and country from which you access our Website; the kind of browser or computer you use; the number of links you click within the Website; the date and time of your visit; the web page from which you arrived to our Website; the pages you viewed on the Website; and certain searches/queries that you conducted via our Website. The information we collect in web server logs helps us administer the Website, analyze its usage, protect the website and its content from inappropriate use and improve the user’s experience.

In order to offer and provide a customized and personal service, we and our affiliates and/or third party contractors may use cookies, web beacons, clear gifs and similar technologies to store and help track information about you, customize your use of the Website and for other purposes to make your access more convenient or to enable us to enhance and monitor the Website.  An example of such third party is Google Analytics. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which we download onto your computer or device when you visit our Website. Cookies and similar items are not used by us to automatically retrieve personal information from your device without your knowledge. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, flush any cookies that may already be on your computer, and/or device or to refuse to accept cookies. You should understand that some features of many sites may not function properly if you don’t accept cookies. Further information on cookies is available at www.allaboutcookies.org. By deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our Website or some of its functionality may be affected.

Information Use, Sharing and Disclosure

By providing personal information on the Website, you consent to receive information and updates regarding our services, such as new blog post alerts, announcements and event invitations. We will only use your personal information as described herein, unless you have specifically consented to another type of use, either at the time the personal information is collected from you or through some other form of consent from you or notification to you:

  • We may use your personal information to respond to your inquires or requests.
  • We may use your personal information to send you emails from time to time about our services, but we will not provide your personal information to third parties for them to contact you directly unless otherwise permitted by this privacy policy or you provide your consent.
  • We may permit our vendors and subcontractors to access and process your personal information, but they are only permitted to do so in connection with performing services for us. They are not authorized by us to use the information for their own benefit.
  • We may disclose personal information as required by law or legal process.
  • We may disclose personal information to investigate suspected fraud, harassment or other violations of any law, rule or regulation, or the terms or policies for our services.
  • We may transfer your personal information in connection with the sale, merger, reorganization or change of control of Davis & Gilbert or as part of a bankruptcy proceeding.
  • We may use and disclose Aggregate Information for any number of reasons.

By posting a review and/or comment on our Website you consent to the use of your review/comment in accordance with this privacy policy, including granting permission to us to display your review/comment on the Website for public viewing. Further, you grant to us an irrevocable, nonexclusive, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free right and license to use, display, modify, reproduce, publish, distribute, make derivative works of, and otherwise commercially and non-commercially exploit your review/comment. Reviews/comments that include obscenities, racially or ethnically offensive content, content that defames any person or company, or content that contains any material deemed objectionable by us, may be removed from the Website at our sole discretion.

Internet Security

We strive to protect your personal information; however, we urge you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. We maintain reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with applicable regulations designed to guard your personal information from unauthorized access.  Due to the inherent open nature of the Internet, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information provided online.

Social Media

This Website contains links and interactive features with various social media platforms. If you already use these platforms, their cookies may be set on your device when using our Website. These social media platforms collect information pursuant to their own policies. We do not control their practices, so you should read their policies on their websites. You should be aware that personal information which you voluntarily include and transmit online in a publicly accessible blog, chat room, social media platform or otherwise online may be viewed and used by others without any restrictions. We are unable to control such uses of your information when interacting with a social media platform, and by using such services you assume the risk that the personal information provided by you may be viewed and used by third parties for any number of purposes.

Third Party Links

This Website may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites and by linking to such websites we are not endorsing their content or practices. We encourage you to be aware when you access any such third-party links and to read the privacy policies of each website that you access.

Opt Out

To opt-out of any future promotional messages from this Website, you should send an unsubscribe request to us at davisgilbert@dglaw.com. We will process your request within a reasonable time after receipt.  However, we are not responsible for removing your personal information from the lists of any third party who has previously been provided with your information in accordance with this privacy policy or your consent. As noted above, you may opt-out of or restrict the placement of cookies on your device or remove them from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences. Please note that cookie-based opt-outs are not effective on many mobile devices.

Third Party Links

This Website may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites and by linking to such websites we are not endorsing their content or practices. We encourage you to be aware when you access any such third-party links and to read the privacy policies of each website that you access.

Minors

This Website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from or about any person under the age of 13. If we are made aware that we have received such information, or any information in violation of our policy, we will use reasonable efforts to locate and remove that information from our records. If you are under 13 years old and wish to ask a question or use this Website in any way which requires you to submit your personal information, please have your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf.

Location

Our Website is maintained in the United States of America. By using the Website, you freely and specifically give us your consent to export your personal information to the USA and to store and use it in the USA as specified in this privacy policy. You understand that data stored in the USA may be subject to lawful requests by the courts or law enforcement authorities in the USA.

Record Retention

If you provide us with personal information through the Website, we retain your information for as long as necessary for our business purposes. This may include, but is not limited to, retaining such information to comply with our legal obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce our agreements. Even if we delete some or all of your personal information, we may continue to retain and use Aggregate Information previously collected. Please note that we will not be liable for disclosures of your data due to errors or unauthorized acts of third parties.

Changes to Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to revise, change, or modify this privacy policy at time. If at any time in the future we plan to personal information in a way that materially differs from this privacy policy, we will post such changes here. You are encouraged to review this privacy Policy from time to time.

Questions

If you have questions about this privacy policy, or would like to review or make changes to your personal information, please e-mail us at davisgilbert@dglaw.com.