The Collection of Personal Data
Please be aware that most of our websites are available and open to you without having to provide any Personal Data (defined below). However, in order to access and use certain TC&C websites or parts of websites, TC&C may request Personal Data from you, like your name, e-mail address, company name and telephone number (personally identifiable information or "Personal Data"). TC&C uses this information to customize your experience on our web site and provide you with a password to use these web sites, or for the purposes stated at the time of collection, such as participation in a promotion. You have the right to refuse to provide this information, however access to certain secure portions of the website(s) will not be provided.
By registering on the TC&C web site, you will be deemed to have consented to the use, transfer, export and retention of your Personal Data as set out in this privacy statement. Consequently, after registering, TC&C may use this submitted information for the purposes for which you and TC&C have intended and to provide you with additional information, such as alerting you to products and services that can assist you in your business, promoting site registration, and assisting in order processing. TC&C will maintain Personal Data in a secure environment through a secure connection/encryption to ensure confidentiality. TC&C aims to ensure that any Personal Data held by TC&C it processes is accurate. You may update or amend your Personal Data held by TC&C by changing your profile information on the site(s) for which you have registered. If you wish to delete any inaccuracies with your Personal Data, please see the “Your Rights” section below.
TC&C may also use third party sources of information to qualify clients, potential clients, resellers and distributors.
Transfer of Personal Data
WHEN YOU SUBMIT Personal Data TO TC&C, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT TC&C MAY TRANSFER Personal Data TO, AND RETAIN AND PROCESS Personal Data IN, ANY TC&C CORPORATE SITE(S), REGARDLESS OF THE COUNTRY IN WHICH YOU REGISTERED. IF YOU DO NOT APPROVE OF SUCH TRANSFER, PROCESSING AND/OR RETENTION, DO NOT SUBMIT Personal Data TO TC&C.
Collecting Domain Information
TC&C also collects domain information (e.g. IP address and referring URLs) as part of its analysis of the use of this site. This data enables us to become more familiar with which customers visit our site, how often they visit and what parts of the site they visit most often. TC&C uses this information to improve its web-based offerings. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part. We do not tie Personal Data to domain information, except as necessary to prevent abuse or fraud on our site. Disclosure to Third Parties If you request something from the TC&C website, for example, a product or service, a callback, or specific marketing materials, we will use the information you provide to fulfill your request. To help us do this, we may share your Personal Data (with the exception of account, credit card and ordering information) with others, who can alert you about new products and services to improve your competitive edge. These business partners act as service providers on our behalf to fulfill the services you have requested to receive.
TC&C may disclose Personal Data if required to do so by law or if it believes that such action is necessary to protect and defend the rights, property or personal safety of TC&C, the site or its visitors. TC&C may disclose your Personal Data in the event of any sale or transfer of its business or assets. For information on changes in use of your Personal Data in the event of such a sale or transfer, see the "Your Rights" section below.
In the event TC&C conducts a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a significant portion of its assets, your personally identifiable information (Personal Data) will likely be among the assets transferred. You will be notified via email or prominent notice on our Web site for 30 days of any such change in ownership or control of your Personal Data.
TC&C reserves the right to change, modify or update this statement at any time, so please review it frequently.