Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy For thenewsmarket.com

Updated March 18, 2016

www.thenewsmarket.com, a service brought to you by Definition 6.("TNM") values your privacy.This Privacy Policy gives you specific information on how TNM protects your privacy, how we treat information that identifies an individual (referred to as "Personal Information") as well as aggregate information, and the choices you have. This Privacy Policy applies to the Web Site(s) located at the URL www.thenewsmarket.com/ or any successor site (the "Site"), as well as certain other co-branded web sites provided to TNM customers, such as the Broadcast Room sites (the "Co-branded Sites"). Use of certain Co-branded Sites may also be subject to the privacy policy of the TNM partner for that Co-branded Site and you are responsible for reviewing and agreeing to any such additional privacy policy (the "Co-branded Terms").

TNM reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting a modified Privacy Policy at this location. Therefore, you are responsible for periodically checking this Privacy Policy for changes. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes will signify your acceptance of those changes.

BY USING THIS SITE, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND OF TNM PROCESSING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY, YOU SHOULD NOT USE THIS SITE.

Collection and Use of Information

TNM uses the Personal Information you provide to us:

  • to fulfill your requests for products and services, such as the content available through the Site and electronic alerts;
  • to send you information you agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to you;
  • to communicate with you regarding transactions conducted through the Site, any Co-branded Site or for other internal purposes; and
  • to analyze usage patterns of the Site in order to determine which areas our users find most valuable to and to evaluate ways to improve the Site.

Sharing Information: TNM does not rent, sell or share your Personal Information with third parties except to provide products or services that you have requested, with your permission, or under the following circumstances:

  • When you use the Co-branded Sites, you grant TNM permission to provide your registration information to the partner for that Co-branded Site. Use of your Personal Information by the partner for the Co-branded Site may be subject to the terms of the partner's privacy policy, and you are responsible for checking that policy.
  • To third party vendors we engage to provide services on our behalf, such as credit card processing and hosting
  • If TNM is merged or if TNM is sold to a third party (including a sale of substantially all of TNM's assets or the Site), such third party will be entitled to use the Personal Information, but only in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.
  • When required by law, such as when TNM responds to subpoenas, court orders or legal process.
  • When TNM believes it necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal or improper activities, suspected fraud, potential threats to the rights, property or safety of TNM, its users or others, or violations of TNM's terms of use or other policies.

TNM aggregates Personal Information and may disclose such aggregated information in a non-personally identifiable manner to content providers and other third parties for marketing, promotional and other purposes.

Use of Cookies

A "cookie" is a piece of information (a file) that a web site transfers to a user's computer while browsing that web site and is used for record-keeping purposes. The use of cookies is common on the Internet. TNM uses cookies to recognize users who have already registered for the Site, allowing those users to speed up future activities on the Site. Cookies also enable us to measure aggregate usage and traffic to areas of the Site and specific offerings, which assists TNM in providing content that best meets our users' preferences. For those users who elect the "Remember Me" functionality on the Site, TNM stores encrypted passwords in the cookie. In addition, TNM uses cookies to keep track of items in your cart to improve usability of Site functions. Your browser is probably set to accept cookies, however, you can reconfigure your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to refuse cookies, some areas of the Site may not function properly.

Security

TNM has security measures in place to protect against loss, unauthorized access, misuse, alteration and improper disclosure of the Personal Information you provide to TNM, which include maintaining Personal Information on a secure server behind a firewall and encrypting Personal Information during transmission and storage. However, no computer system or information can ever be fully protected against every possible risk and it is not possible to guaranty the security or integrity of the Personal Information you disclose online. Notwithstanding TNM's security measures, you should be aware that when you submit Personal Information to the Site over the Internet, the information may travel over many systems that are not under TNM's control.

Children

The Site is not directed to children under the age of 13. The Site prohibits registration by, and TNM will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from, anyone under 13.

Choice/Opt-Out

TNM may send out general alerts regarding the Site or other services. If you do not wish to receive such communications, please opt-out by sending an email to registrations@thenewsmarket.com or by changing your Alerts preferences on the "My Account" page of the Site. In addition, you may unsubscribe to the alerts by following the instructions at the bottom of each alert.

Correct/Update

To access, correct or update your account or other Personal Information, you may use the "My Account" page of the Site and click on “View/Edit Details” in the User Profile, or you may email registrations@thenewsmarket.com with your new, correct information.

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with the Site, you can contact the Web Site Administrator at webmaster@thenewsmarket.com.

European Union Users

Attention EU Users: Please note that your Personal Information is stored on TNM computer servers (or those of its service providers) located in the United States. This means that your Personal Information will be transferred outside of the European Union and by disclosing Personal Information on the Site, you consent to this transfer. Any transfer of Personal Information outside of the European Union is done only in accordance with this Privacy Policy and applicable law.

Use of Web Beacons

The Site may contain electronic images known as Web beacons - sometimes called single-pixel gifs - that may be used to assist in delivering or accessing cookies on the Site and which allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. We may include Web beacons in promotional e-mail messages, newsletters and/or alerts in order to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon. TNM may also use third party Web beacons to help us compile aggregated statistics and determine the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns. We prohibit Web beacons on our sites from being used by third parties to collect or access your personal information.