Data Privacy Policy of Causal IQ

Effective August 21, 2018

Thank you for your interest in Causal IQ and in our services. This Data Privacy Policy offers you information about how we deal with your personal and non-personal data as a visitor of our website. The collection, processing and use of your data takes place in compliance with all applicable data protection regulations. By visiting any of our websites or sharing any information with us, you agree to be bound by this Data Privacy Policy.

1. Personal Data

Personal data comprises all information that directly or indirectly can be referred to a natural person who is alive, e.g. name, postal address, e-mail address or phone number. Non-personally identifiable data is information that cannot be connected to a person's real identity, e.g. the number of users visiting our website or other any other kind of aggregated information.

2. Collection of Personal data and other information

Clients confide in us for effectively marketing their products and services to customers online. By providing our technologies and services we may collect information about your device, its unique ID, operating system and browser as well as your IP address. The way you get in touch with us or our technologies and services determines the scope of how we collect and process personally identifiable information. Data as a general term may include all kinds of information such as your name, your address or information on your device (e.g. your operating system or browser).

a. When visiting our website www.causaliq.com

This section provides information on how and which data we may collect from visitors of Our Website. We do not record any personal data (not your name, address, telephone number or email address) other than what is voluntarily provided by you when attempting to contact us via Our Website or attempting to enter into a contractual relationship.

Our Website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are sent from our servers to your browser to be stored on your device. The cookie stores information, which is linked to respective devices used. Cookies help to improve and optimize the usability of websites and other online services, including our own websites and online services and those of others. If you are a registered publisher, the cookie will also manage and control your login and session on those parts of Our Website that are only available to registered publishers. Our use of cookies is strictly compliant with any applicable cookie and data privacy legislation.

Visiting and surfing on our website is possible without cookies. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You may delete cookies stored in your browser at any time. Information stored in such cookies will be removed from your device. You may also alter the security settings of your web browser to stop your device receiving and storing cookies, to allow receiving and storing cookies from selected websites only, or to be notified before receiving cookies. Please note, however, that these settings may have negative effects on the usability and user guidance of websites and other online services. If you are a registered publisher, certain parts of Our Website may only be used fully if your browser allows cookies.

You can find out more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at www.allaboutcookies.org.

Cookies used on our website are listed below.

Cookie name Purpose
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Analytic cookies by Google Analytics, please find more information:
https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage#overview
Wp32058 Third party cookie placed by Act-on for marketing and aggregation purposes. For more information about Act-On's cookies, please visit
https://university.act-on.com/User_Guides/Inbound_Marketing/The_Website_Prospector/Beacon_Tracker_Overview

Cookies that are placed on your browsing device by a third party can be managed through your browser (as described above) or by checking the third party's website for more information about cookie management and how to “opt-out” of receiving cookies from them.

If you would like more information about cookies and targeted advertisements or to opt out of having this information used by companies that are part of the Network Advertising Initiative, please visit www.networkadvertising.org/choices. We use personal data provided by our clients only for administrating and providing our services, for responding to clients' inquiries and, where applicable, executing the contract between a client and CAUSAL IQ, including payment processing. We store personal and any other kind of data strictly in compliance with applicable data protection and privacy legislation and our contractual duties, and will prevent unauthorized access to data to the best of our abilities.

We may transmit your data to our subcontracted service providers, but only if we contractually assigned these providers to process data on our behalf and, both ourselves and the subcontracted service providers comply with all requirements of applicable data processing regulations pursuant to laws on data protection.

In order to fulfill our contractual obligations we may transmit your data to companies that we control and subsidiaries of such, provided that these companies are subject to this Data Privacy Policy or privacy guidelines ensuring at least equal protection of your data.

We do not transmit data to other third parties unless you have given your consent thereto; the transmission is required by law, or in response to a valid order or ruling by a court or other governmental body; or in order to protect our rights or enforce contractual terms we may have with you.

3. Data security

CAUSAL IQ takes all technical, physical, and organizational security measures required to protect your personal data from loss, unauthorized disclosure or other forms of misuse. Data is stored in a safe environment that is not open to public access. Our staff has been trained in privacy matters and in dealing with data and information, which they gain access to in a responsible manner.

4. Disclosure for Acquisitions, Mergers, and Legal Investigations

CAUSAL IQ may share some or all of your personal data in connection with or during negotiation of any merger, financing, acquisition or dissolution transaction or proceeding involving sale, transfer, divestiture, or disclosure of all or a portion of our business or assets. In the unlikely event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership, personal data may also be transferred as a business asset. If another company acquires our company, business, or assets, that company will possess the personal data collected by us and will assume the rights and obligations regarding your personal data as described in this Data Privacy Policy. Regardless of any choices you make regarding your personal data, CAUSAL IQ may disclose personal data if it believes in good faith that such disclosure is necessary (i) in connection with any legal investigation; (ii) to comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on CAUSAL IQ ; (iii) to protect or defend the rights or property of CAUSAL IQ or users of Our Website; and/or (iv) to investigate or assist in preventing any violation or potential violation of the law or this Data Privacy Policy.

5. Amendments

We may modify this Data Privacy Policy from time to time, in particular if new laws and regulations need to be adopted or we regard amendments reasonable. The date of amendments will be posted below the heading of this Data Privacy Policy.

6. California User Consumer Rights.

California User Consumer Rights. In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3, California resident users are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, STE 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by email to dca@dca.ca.gov. For more information about protecting your privacy, you may wish to visit: http://www.ftc.gov.

7. Contact

Please bring any questions regarding this Data Privacy Policy, requests for further information on how we process your data, suggestions and possible complaints to privacy@causaliq.com or by writing to the following address: 350 – 2945 Townsgate Road, Westlake Village CA 91361.