Collection of your Personal Information
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (c) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Global Foundry does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Global Foundry may share data with trusted partners to help 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 Global Foundry, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Global Foundry may disclose your personal information, without notice, 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 Global Foundry or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Global Foundry; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Global Foundry, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
Global Foundry may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Global Foundry, in order to determine what Global Foundry services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Global Foundry to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Global Foundry. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Global Foundry website.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personal identifiable information (PII).
Security of your Personal Information
Global Foundry secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Global Foundry uses the following methods for this purpose:
SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) Protocol
When personal information (such as a social security number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the secure sockets layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
Global Foundry does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
From time to time, Global Foundry may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Global Foundry, you may opt out of such communications by emailing unsubscribe(at)global-foundry.com with STOP in either or both email subject and/or the body of the email.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
Global Foundry welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Global Foundry has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Global Foundry at:
1100 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22209