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We collect personal information that identifies you, whether directly or indirectly, such as your name, address, email address, phone number, your company name and/or your title. When anonymous information is, directly or indirectly, associated with personal information, the resulting information is also treated as personal information.
We collect information you provide through the Site. Such information is collected when you sign up for our services and establish an account, register to be a manufacturing partner, you share information or content on the Site, or submit any form of communication or information (i.e., information collected through customer surveys).
We retain information on your behalf, such as specifications, CAD drawings and engineering tolerances that you store using your account. In certain circumstances we may request that you provide us with photocopies of your government issued ID and other related documents for fraud prevention purposes, to verify your identity and/or for regulatory compliance.
When you make or receive a payment through the Site, you may need to provide financial account information, such as your credit card or bank account number.
We may collect personal information through your communications with our customer-support team.
Our Site collects certain information automatically and stores it in log files. The information may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, the region or general location where your computer or device is accessing the internet, browser type, operating system and other usage information about the use of our Site, including a history of the pages you view.
If you use our internet connection, networks, telecommunications systems or information processing systems, your activity and any files or messages on those systems may also be monitored by Fictiv at any time, in accordance with applicable law, for purposes of an investigation or to ensure compliance with company policies.
Fictiv will not use your personal information for any purpose other than the purpose for which it was originally obtained without your prior consent. We use your personal information to communicate with you to provide:
In General: We do not rent, sell, or share your personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes. We use third party service providers to perform functions or services on our behalf. When we transfer your information, we require all our service providers to maintain the privacy, confidentiality and security of personal information and data. We take reasonable steps to ensure that these parties take protecting your privacy as seriously as we do.
Support Services. We engage third parties to perform services on our behalf such as software maintenance services, hosting services, email service providers, database management, web analytics, and other services.
Service Providers. We rely on third party service providers to support or provide Services to you and in connection with your use of the Site and Services. We may share your personal information with third party service providers that are retained by us to provide or improve our products, services, advertising; conduct quality assurance testing; facilitate the creation of accounts; provide technical support; or other services. We may share your information with third parties for purposes of communications and hosting, security and fraud prevention, technical and customer support, tracking and reporting usage of the Service, quality assurance testing, payment processing, marketing, and other functions, and with our manufacturing partners to enable them to manufacture the parts, assemblies and other items. Fictiv’s third party service providers may likewise share information with us that they obtain from or about you in connection with providing their services or completing your requests.
Marketing. We may use personal information to email you information we think may be useful or relevant to you. For example, we may email you if you sign up for our emails.
Right to Review and Rectify Your Personal Information. You may access your account at any time to correct, update, or delete inaccuracies by logging into your account through our Site. If additional assistance is required to change or delete inaccuracies within your personal information or you would like to know what information about you was collected, please contact us. We reserve the right to charge for copies of data requested.
Right to Remove or Withdraw Consent. You have the right to withdraw consent where such consent is required to share or use data, however, you will not be able to opt-out on via the Site. You must contact us.
Request to Delete. If you receive communications from us and no longer wish to receive them, please follow the opt out or removal instructions in the email. To delete your account, you must contact us. Since your personal information is required for us to provide you with products and services, deleting it will terminate your access to our products and services. We may be required by law to retain personal information to exercise or defend legal claims, or contractual obligations with our customers, or information in connection with our obligation to provide products and services. We may de-identify and anonymize some data for purposes of retaining it.
Data Portability. If you would like us to transmit your personal information to another company providing similar services and we are required to so by law, we will work with them to do so upon request and verification of such request with both the requestor and the company receiving the personal information.
Right to Redress. If you are located in the European Economic Area and you believe we have violated any data protection laws, you may file a complaint directly to your local Data Protection Authority (also known as the “DPA”).
Communication. We will provide you reasonable mechanisms to exercise your choice regarding receipt of information from Fictiv. When you receive an email from us, you may opt-out from receiving future emails from Fictiv by clicking on the unsubscribe link contained in the e-mail, or you may contact us.
Your personal information is stored by Fictiv on its servers, and on the servers of the cloud-based database management services Fictiv engages, located in the United States. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to close your account. We will retain and use your personal information for as long as your account is active, as needed to provide you products and services, or as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
For more information on where and how long your personal information is stored, and for more information on your rights of erasure and portability, please contact Fictiv’s legal team at email@example.com.
To help protect privacy and personal information you transmit through use of our Site, use physical, technical and administrative safeguards. We take reasonable and appropriate measures to protect your personal information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction by taking into due account the risks involved in the processing and the nature of the personal data.
We use various safeguards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and after we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or via mobile device, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot and do not guarantee its absolute security of the information we collect, store, process or transmit.
Fictiv will use your personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected, unless you provide prior consent. We will take reasonable steps to ensure that personal information is relevant to its intended use, accurate, complete and current.
Fictiv is a global business. Personal information may be stored and processed in any country where we have operations or where we engage service providers. If you are a European Resident, you have the right to access your personal data, and the right to request that we correct, update, or delete your personal data. You can object to the processing of your personal information, ask us to restrict processing of your personal information, and request portability of your personal information. Additional information regarding your exercise of these rights is available by contacting Fictiv’s legal team at firstname.lastname@example.org. Similarly, if we have collected and processed your personal information with your consent, then you can withdraw your consent at any time. Withdrawing your consent will not affect the lawfulness of any processing we conducted prior to your withdrawal, nor will it affect processing of your personal information conducted in reliance on lawful processing grounds other than consent. If you have any questions or comments about the processing of your personal information, you may contact us as at email@example.com.
This Site contains links to websites of other organizations. Unless otherwise specified, linkage to these other websites does not imply any relationship, sponsorship, or affiliation between Fictiv and these linked websites, nor does it imply any adoption or approval of the content of such websites. Fictiv does not have control the policies or practices of these websites and is not responsible for their privacy practices or their content.
Under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), California residents have certain rights around Fictiv’s collection, use, and sharing of their personal information.
Fictiv does not sell your personal information and will not do so in the future without providing you with notice and an opportunity to opt-out of such sale as required by law. Similarly, we do not offer financial incentives associated with our collection, use, or disclosure of your personal information.
Fictiv collects various categories of personal information when you use the Service, including identifiers, commercial information, internet or other electronic network or device activity information, geolocation data, and professional information. A more detailed description of the information Fictiv collects and how we use it is provided above in Section 1 (Information We Collect and How We Use It). Section 3 (Third Parties) describes the categories of third parties with whom we share personal information, and what information may be shared under different circumstances.
If you are a resident of California, you have the right to request to know what personal information has been collected about you, and to access that information. You also have the right to request deletion of your personal information, though exceptions under the CCPA may allow Fictiv to retain and use certain personal information notwithstanding your deletion request. You can learn more about how to submit a data rights request through emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We will not discriminate against you for exercising your rights under the CCPA. An agent may submit a request on your behalf, but you must verify that your agent is authorized to do so.
California residents who have an established business relationship with Fictiv may make a written request to Fictiv about whether we have disclosed any personal information to any third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes during the prior calendar year. To make such a request, please contact us.
We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under 13 years of age, and no part of the Site is directed to children under the age of 13. If you learn that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, you may contact us. If we learn that we have collected any personal information from children under 13, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
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