EBS 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 EBS Web Central Web Site and governs data collection and usage. By using
the EBS Web Central Web Site, you consent to the data practices described in this
Collection of Your Personal Information
EBS collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name,
home or work address or telephone number, through the EBS Web Central Web Site.
EBS also collects through the EBS Web Central Web Site anonymous demographic information,
which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests
There also may be information about your computer hardware and software that may
be automatically collected by the EBS Web Central Web Site. This information can
include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring
website addresses. This information is used by EBS for the operation of the service,
to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding
use of the EBS Web Central Web Site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose or otherwise upload to the EBS
Web Central Web Site any personally identifiable information or personally sensitive
data, whether through message boards, blogs, postings, e-mails, instant messages
or in any other manner, such information may be intercepted, misappropriated, collected
and used by others.
EBS encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link
to from the EBS Web Central Web Site so that you can understand how those websites
collect, use and share your information. EBS is not responsible for the privacy
statements or other content on websites outside of the EBS Web Central Web Site
and EBS’ family of websites, nor will EBS be liable for the misappropriation or
misuse by any unauthorized person or entity of any personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data uploaded, posted, or otherwise made available by you
through your use of the EBS Web Central Web Site.
Use of Your Personal Information
EBS collects and uses your personal information to operate the EBS Web Central Web
Site and deliver the services you have requested. EBS also uses your personally
identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from
EBS and its affiliates. EBS may also contact you via surveys to conduct research
about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be
EBS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. However, EBS
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, EBS 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 EBS, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
EBS does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion,
political affiliations, social security numbers, or banking information without
EBS may keep track of the websites and pages our customers visit within the EBS
Web Central Web Site in order to determine what EBS services are the most popular.
This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within the EBS Web
Central Web Site to customers whose activities indicate that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
The EBS Web Central Web Site 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 EBS or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of EBS;
and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users
of EBS, or the public.
The EBS Web Central Web Site may 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 generally 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 EBS pages, or register with
the EBS site or services, a cookie may help the EBS Web Central Web Site 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 EBS Web Central Web Site, the information you previously
provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the EBS 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 EBS services or websites you visit.
Security of Your Personal Information
EBS makes reasonable efforts to secure your personal information from unauthorized
access, use or disclosure. EBS secures the personally identifiable information you
provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment and makes reasonable
efforts to protect such information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other
websites, it is protected through the use of encryption software. However, EBS hereby
specifically disclaims any liability for any claims or damages of any kind or nature
caused by or resulting from any unauthorized conduct of third parties, including
without limitation the unauthorized upload of any viruses or other harmful files
or the unauthorized access to and use by any person or entity of any information
posted to the EBS Web Central Website.
Changes to this Statement
EBS will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer
feedback. EBS encourages you to periodically review this statement to be informed
of how EBS is protecting your information.
EBS welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that
EBS has not adhered to this statement, please contact EBS at email@example.com.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly review and, if appropriate,
remedy the problem.