We may collect personal information, information that identifies you or relates to you as an individual, through our websites such as name and email address. We may use Personal Information:
●to respond to your inquiries.
●to provide services, including patent transaction opportunities, seminars and other services or events.
●to send you updates relating to patent assets, patent transaction that we think may be of interest to you.
●to keep a record of your contact information and correspondence and to use such information and correspondence to respond to you.
●for our internal business purposes, such as improving or modifying our websites and our business activities.
Your Personal Information may be disclosed:
●to our third-party service providers which provide services such as website hosting, data analysis, IT services and infrastructure, customer service, email delivery, auditing and other similar services.
We May Collect Other Information, any information that does not reveal your specific identity or does not directly relate to an individual, such as:
●Information collected through cookies, pixel tags and other technologies
●Demographic information and Other Information provided by you
We and our third-party service providers may collect Other Information in a variety of ways, including:
●Through your browser: Most Internet browsers transmit certain information to websites that you visit, such as your computer's type (Windows or Macintosh) and its Media Access Control (MAC) address and screen resolution, and the type and version of your computer's Operating System and browser. We use this information to ensure that our websites functions properly.
●Using cookies: Cookies are text files, containing small amounts of information, which are downloaded to your browsing device (such as a computer or smartphone) when you visit a website. Cookies allow us to recognize your browsing device to assist with your use of our websites. This can include helping us understand how our Sites are being used, letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
●Using pixel tags and other similar technologies: Pixel tags (also known as web beacons and clear GIFs) may be used in connection with some Sites pages and HTML-formatted email messages to, among other things, track the actions of Sites users and email recipients, measure the success of marketing campaigns and compile statistics about Sites usage and response rates.
●Your "IP Address" is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider (ISP). An IP Address is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever a user visits our websites, along with the time of the visit and the page(s) that were visited. Collecting IP Addresses is standard practice on the Internet and is done automatically by many websites. We use IP Addresses for purposes such as calculating Sites usage levels, helping diagnose server problems and administering our websites.
●We collect information when voluntarily provided by you, such as your company, title, interests and preferred means of communication. Unless combined with Personal Information, such information does not personally identify you or any other user of our websites.
We use reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures to protect Personal Information under our control. Unfortunately, no data storage system or method of data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please do not send sensitive or confidential information to us by email or by any other means in connection with our websites. If you have reason to believe that your communications with us have been compromised in any way, please immediately notify us of the problem by contacting us as provided in the "CONTACT US" section below.