For your convenience, ACCENT has posted this Policy at www.accentonline.com including all related pages and any subscription based features or services offered by ACCENT through the Site. We ask that you take a moment to carefully read the Policy and make sure you understand its terms and conditions. By accessing the Site, you are accepting the practices outlined within the Policy.
1. What Type Of Information Does ACCENT Collect?
ACCENT may collect the following types of information from you: (1) Non-Personal and Aggregate Information and (2) Personal Information. Please refer below for more information regarding each type of User Information.
A. Non-Personal and Aggregate Information.
When you visit, access, browse, or use the Site, ACCENT gathers and stores certain non-personal and aggregate information about your visit automatically. Such information includes, but is not limited to:
- The Internet domain and IP address from which you access the Site;
- The type of browser and operating system used to access the Site;
- The date and time you access the Site;
- The webpage(s) visited by you while on the Site; and
- If you link to the Site from another website, the address of that website.
These types of aggregated information do not identify you personally. ACCENT may use non-personal and aggregate information for multiple purposes such as to continually monitor, administer, and improve the Site for you; to measure the effectiveness of marketing efforts on the Site; to analyze marketing and technology trends; and for internal analysis. ACCENT may also use this information to learn more about the number of users visiting, accessing, browsing, or using the Site; the types of technology that users are using while on the Site; and those services and/or products offered by ACCENT.
B. Personal Information.
ACCENT may also collect and store certain information whenever you visit, access, browse, or use the Site, including but not limited to your name, mailing address, telephone number and/or e-mail address that personally identifies you (collectively, “Personal Information”). Such Personal Information may also include certain business information such as your company, title, department, mailing address, telephone number, fax number or additional company information such as annual revenue or marketing budget.
ACCENT collects and stores Personal Information through the use of cookie files on your computer. Personal Information is collected or stored whenever you register to download Materials (defined below), fill out a survey, make an inquiry or request Materials, or submit a resume through the Site.
ACCENT also uses Personal Information to properly respond to and service any of your inquiries, requests, and/or messages. ACCENT may also use Personal Information to develop and promote a relationship with you by providing updates regarding current and future products and services. However, ACCENT does not currently collect, use, disclose, or store Personal Information for any other purposes nor is Personal Information provided to any third parties unless otherwise specified.
C. Information From European Users – Safe Harbor Notice.
ACCENT is committed to handling Personal Information from users subject to the European Union’s data protection laws in accordance with the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles published by the U.S. Department of Commerce (“Safe Harbor Principles”). ACCENT has created a Safe Harbor Notice in compliance with the Safe Harbor Principles. Additional information about the Safe Harbor Principles is also available at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website at http://www.export.gov/safeharbor.
D. User Information From Email Communications.
ACCENT may receive a confirmation whenever you open an email communication from us, if your computer supports this type of program, in order to help us make emails more interesting and helpful.
If you elect to use our referral features for informing a friend about our Site, we will ask for their name and email address. ACCENT may send them an email on behalf of your with an invitation to visit the Site. ACCENT does not store this information.
E. User Information From Other Sources.
For purposes such as improving personalization of our Site, ACCENT may receive information about you from other sources and add it to our account information.
2. What Are Cookies And How Are They Used By ACCENT?
ACCENT uses cookie files to maintain the customized presentation of the Site and to provide you with better service. ACCENT also employs cookies in order to recognize you when you return to the Site as a unique user. ACCENT’s cookie files are readable only by ACCENT and cannot access, read, or modify any other data on your computer.
3. Does ACCENT Share My Information?
Information about you is an integral part of our business. We neither rent nor sell Personal Information to anyone.
ACCENT may, however, disclose Personal Information without your consent or authorization when required by law or in good faith as follows:
- To conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on ACCENT;
- To protect and defend ACCENT’s rights or property;
- To protect your personal safety or the safety of the public; or
- In connection with a merger, consolidation or sale of substantial assets of ACCENT.
- ACCENT shall make all reasonable efforts to notify you of such disclosures when required by law.
4. How Does ACCENT Secure User Information?
ACCENT has enacted appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure User Information collected, accessed, used, disclosed, and/or stored on the Site. However, ACCENT cannot guarantee nor has any control over public or third party networks through which Users send Personal Information to the Site. Further, ACCENT is not responsible for the collection, access, use, disclosure, and/or storage of User Information by unauthorized parties when such access is obtained through illegal or deceptive measures.
5. How Can I Correct Or Remove Information About Me?
If your Personal Information collected or stored by ACCENT contains an error or should be removed, please notify us at CorpComm@accentonline.com so that we may correct or delete the information as soon as possible.
6. Does ACCENT Protect The Privacy of Minors.
ACCENT is committed to protecting the privacy of minors. This Site is not intended for users under the age of 13, and ACCENT does not knowingly or specifically collect information about children. Minors should always get their parents’ consent before giving out any Personal Information. If we have mistakenly collected information about a minor through our Site, please notify us at CorpComm@accentonline.com so that we may immediately delete the information.
7. Copyright, Trademark, and Other Intellectual Property.
Unless otherwise indicated, ACCENT holds the copyright to all materials posted on its website and reserves all rights thereto. Any and all uses of the materials posted on our website are prohibited. Any authorization granted herein does not extend to the design, format, or layout of the websites that may be further protected under applicable trade dress, trademark, or copyright laws. All copyright, patent, trademark, and other intellectual property-related notices must remain affixed to any materials downloaded from the Site. Failure to maintain such notices voids any authorization granted above.
Absent authorization, ACCENT grants no other right, title, ownership, license, or other property interest in the materials and subject matter posted on the Site and in any intellectual property rights protecting such materials and subject matter.
The ACCENT logo and the names of all ACCENT products and/or services as posted herein are either trademarks or service marks or registered trademarks and/or service marks of ACCENT Marketing Services, LLC.
The names of other products and companies mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or service marks held by their respective owners.
8. Third Party Users.
All independent contractors, vendors, and third party users (collectively, “Third Party Users”) of ACCENT’s systems and documents containing Personal Information are subject to this Policy. All Third Party Users are directed to: (a) protect all User Information from any unauthorized collection, access, use, disclosure, or storage; and (b) destroy or delete such User Information when no longer required for the purposes intended or by law, whichever is longer. Additionally, Third Party Users shall implement appropriate security measures to protect User Information. At a minimum, these security measures shall be in accordance with ACCENT’s security policies and all applicable laws regarding the collection, access, use, disclosure, and storage of User Information.
9. Third Party Sites.
This Site may contain certain hypertext or hyperlinks (collectively, “Links”) that direct or take you to websites owned, controlled, managed, or run by third parties (“Third Party Sites”). For example, when you apply for an employment opportunity with ACCENT, you will leave the Site and be re-directed to a Third Party Site to upload your resume. This Policy does not apply to Third Party Sites so you should become familiar with the practices and policies of Third Party Sites each time you visit, access, or use such a site.
Further, ACCENT does not own, control, manage, or run any Third Party Site, nor is ACCENT responsible for any Third Party Site, its content, or its practices. ACCENT does not endorse nor make any representation regarding any Third Party Site and/or any information, software, or other products or materials found on a Third Party Site. ACCENT is not responsible for the collection, access, use, disclosure, or storage of any information collected at or through Third Party Sites, and ACCENT expressly disclaims any liability for such collection, access, use, disclosure, or storage.
ACCENT takes reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of all information and materials (collectively, “Materials”) posted on the Site; however, these Materials may contain errors. Materials posted on the Site are current only as of the date of posting so Materials may become incomplete, obsolete, or outdated with the passage of time. ACCENT maintains no obligation or duty to update the Materials and makes no commitment to do so.
All Materials posted on the Site are “AS IS” without any express warranty. Further, all implied warranties are disclaimed, including but not limited to the warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, of merchantability, of title, and of non-infringement. Users of the Site should verify and confirm all Materials posted herein before relying on any such Materials. Any specifications for products and/or services offered by ACCENT may differ from those stated on the Site, and are subject to change without notice.
IN NO EVENT SHALL ACCENT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS OR BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, DATA LOSS, OR LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION) ARISING FROM THE USE OF OR RELIANCE ON MATERIALS FROM THE SITE, EVEN IF ACCENT IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
11. Changes To The Policy.
This Policy is subject to change, and ACCENT reserves the right to modify this Policy at any time. Any modifications shall be posted on the Site. Please review this Policy carefully as the continued use of this Site signifies your consent to such change.
12. Conditions of Use.
This Site is controlled and operated in the United States. Unless otherwise stated, the Site and Policy are designed to comply with the laws of the United States.
If any action or proceeding is commenced by or on behalf of ACCENT to enforce any of the provisions contained in this Policy, you agree to the following:
- The Site and Policy are governed by the internal substantive laws of the state of Indiana, without respect to its conflict of laws principles.
- Jurisdiction of any claims arising under this Policy will lie exclusively with the state or federal courts within the state of Indiana; and you consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts for any dispute with ACCENT.
- ACCENT shall be entitled to temporary and permanent injunctive relief to restrain any breaches or further violations of this Policy, without the posting of any bond, and that this right to injunctive relief shall be in addition to any and all of ACCENT’s other remedies and damages, including, but not limited to, costs, fees and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs, incurred as a result of said breach or threatened breach.
- In case one or more provisions contained in this Policy shall be determined to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect under any law, the validity, legality, or enforceability of the remainder of the provisions set forth herein shall remain effective and binding and shall not be affected or otherwise impaired thereby.
- No waiver of any provision contained in this Policy will be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision.
- No changes to the Policy may be made except by a revised posting by ACCENT on the Site, and no waiver of any Term will be effective unless it is in writing and signed by ACCENT.
- This Policy constitutes the entire agreement between ACCENT and yourself with respect to the Site.
13. Email Communications From ACCENT.
We may send emails with information regarding ACCENT or our partners including promotions and events. Users can opt out of being contacted by sending an email to CorpComm@accentonline.com.
14. Contact Us.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Policy, please contact ACCENT via e-mail at CorpComm@accentonline.com. Your privacy is important to us and we will make every effort to resolve your concerns.