EXECUTIVE WAR COLLEGE PRIVACY & DATA POLICY
The Dark Intelligence Group, Inc., doing business as The Dark Report, DarkDaily, Executive War College and other related products and services (hereinafter referred to as “TDIG”, “we,” or “us”) is committed to protecting the privacy of our web site users (hereinafter referred to as “users”, “attendees”, “subscribers”, “members”, “customers”, or “you”). Since our website will collect certain types of information from users of this site on TDIG’s behalf, we believe that you should fully understand the terms and conditions involving the use of that information.
What Information is Collected by TDIG
How we collect and store information depends on the websites you visit, activities in which you participate, and the Services you use. You can use some of our Services without providing any information, although several categories of information are automatically collected from you when you use the Services, as described below.
Information You Provide:
When expressing interest, registering, or subscribing to TDIG services, you will be asked to provide certain information including, for example, a valid e-mail address, first name, last name, title, job type, company name, work telephone number, other contact information and certain business-related geographic and other demographic information. Our site creates a unique contact ID when the contact info is new to our database.
When you register for an event or subscribe to a service, the Site creates and stores a unique transaction ID. We use this ID to identify your transaction in our database.
Automatically Collected Information:
- your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and other information about your browser types, browser language, operating system, the state, or country from which you accessed the Services; and
- information related to the ways in which you interact with the Services and TDIG website(s), such as referring and exit pages and URLs, platform type, the number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on pages, the date and time you used the Services, error logs, and other similar information.
Aggregate or De-Identified Data
We may aggregate and de-identify information collected by the Services or other means so that the information is not intended to identify you. This Policy does not restrict our use or disclosure of aggregated and/or de-identified information.
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website, that enables us to recognize your computer/device, store your preferences and settings, and enhance your user experience by delivering content specific to your interests, perform searches and analytics, and assist with security administrative functions.
An Internet server log is a file where website activity is stored. Server logs are used to track usage and provide security.
A tracking pixel, which is also referred to as a web beacon or a clear GIF, is an electronic tag with a unique identifier that is embedded on web pages, in online advertisements, and/or emails. These pixels are designed to provide usage information, such as advertising impressions or clicks, measure the popularity of the Services and associated advertising, and access user cookies.
Information From Others
We may obtain information about you from third parties, such as marketers, partners, researchers, and others. If you access the Services through a third-party connection or log-in, you authorize TDIG to collect, store, and use, in accordance with this Policy, any and all information available to TDIG through the third-party interface. Should you choose to voluntarily disclose information through the Services, such as on message boards, third parties can view publicly and collect that information without our knowledge and such disclosure may result in unsolicited messages from other individuals or third parties.
Users from Outside the United States
The Services are governed by United States law and applicable state law. If you are using the Services from outside the United States, your information may be accessed from, transferred to, stored, and processed in our facilities, in various countries around the globe, including the United States. The data protection and other laws of the United States and other countries might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. When we transfer your information globally, we will take legally applicable steps to protect your information. This Policy shall apply even if TDIG transfers your information to or accesses your information from other countries.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
In compliance with both the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (“GDPR”) this policy serves as TDIG’s GDPR Data Collection and Processing Notice.
- Applicability & Unique Rights for Some Persons
This Policy applies to all individuals who provide personal data and personal information via using TDIG websites, registering, or subscribing to use TDIG Services.
Some of this Policy’s provisions have unique applications to Users from the European Union and hereinafter referred to as “EU Persons”, who provide personal data and personal information within the scope of GDPR.
- Your Data Protection Rights Under (GDPR)
- We need to perform a contract with you, such as when you use our services You have given us permission to do so
- The processing is in our legitimate interests, and it’s not overridden by your rights
- For payment processing purposes
- To comply with the law
2) If you are an EU Person, you have certain data protection rights Including the following:
- The right to access, update, or to delete the personal information we have on you
- The right of rectification
- The right to object
- The right of restriction
- The right to data portability
- The right to withdraw consent
3) Please note that we may ask EU Persons to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
4) EU Persons have the right to complain to the Data Protection Authority in your European Economic Area about our collection and use of your personal information and data.
TDIG Information Usage
TDIG values your patronage and respects your right to privacy. Because we are committed to protecting your privacy, personal data relating to an identified or identifiable individual which are submitted to this Site will be collected, processed, stored, and disposed of in accordance with applicable U.S. law. However, U.S. law may not provide the degree of protection to personal data that is available in other countries. The submission of personal data constitutes the User’s acknowledgment that he/she has read and understood this notice and agrees to its terms:
TDIG uses collected data, which may include personal data, to perform the services requested. For example, if you fill out a web form to access a Service, TDIG will use the information provided to contact you about your interest in the Services.
TDIG uses collected attendee and subscriber data to plan events and services, create, and offer professional education, and content, and host online forums and in-person networks in which event attendees, exhibitors, partners, and sponsors may participate.
TDIG may also use attendees, subscribers, and other collected data for marketing. For example, TDIG may use information you provide to contact you to further discuss your interest in the Services and to send you information regarding TDIG, its affiliates, and its partners, such as information about promotions or events.
TDIG uses Billing Information solely to check financial qualifications and collect payment from prospective Customers and Attendees.
TDIG uses Website Navigational Information to operate and improve TDIG websites, to protect TDIG and third parties, for security, and to prevent fraud and violation of TDIG applicable agreements. TDIG may also use Website Navigational Information alone or in combination with data from attendees and subscribers to report personalized information about TDIG.
TDIG Customers may electronically submit data or information to the Services for hosting purposes. TDIG will not review, share, distribute, or reference any such data except as provided in an agreement between TDIG and Customer, or as may be required by law.
TDIG may use third-party web analytics services such as Google Analytics. These service providers use Website Navigational Information to help us analyze how users use the Services, including by noting the third-party website from which you arrive. The information collected by the technology (including your IP address) will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to evaluate your use of the Services. We also use Google Analytics for certain purposes related to advertising, as described in the following section. To prevent Google Analytics from using your information for analytics, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-On by clicking here.
TDIG Information Sharing:
If you consent to the disclosure, we may do so.
For business purposes, we may provide access to your information to select third parties who perform services for us such as billing, sales, marketing, advertising, market research, fulfillment, data storage, transfer, analysis and processing, analytics, participation in a contest or sweepstakes, and legal services. If a third party is not required to perform contracted services, such as marketing, market research, and others, you can opt-in or opt out by emailing a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other Third Parties:
From time to time, TDIG may partner with other companies to jointly offer products or services. If you purchase or specifically express interest in a jointly offered product or service from TDIG, TDIG may share data collected in connection with your purchase or expression of interest with our joint promotion partner(s). Please note, at that point, our business partner’s use of the information will be in accordance with their own privacy policies. If you do not want your information to be shared in this manner, you may email email@example.com and request for your information to be removed from jointly offered services.
TDIG Services may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those third-party websites. Any information you provide via those services is subject to the applicable third-party privacy policies and is not covered by this Policy.
TDIG may share data about attendees, subscribers, or customers with business partners (sponsors) of a particular Service unless you specifically opt out of such. If you do not want your information to be shared, or wish to stop sharing, you may email firstname.lastname@example.org and request that your information be removed from business partner sharing.
Protection of TDIG and Others:
We may disclose any of your information to:
- comply with legal process;
- enforce any agreements that you entered into with us;
- respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties;
- respond to your requests for customer service; and/or
- the extent necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by the third party or parties to whom the data are disclosed, except where such interests are overridden by the interests for fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subjects. We may also disclose information to law enforcement agencies in emergency circumstances, where the disclosure of such information is consistent with the types of emergency disclosures permitted or required by law.
We reserve the right to disclose and transfer all your information, including, without limitation, your Contact Information, Billing Information, or Optional Information, to a successor (or potential successor) of TDIG in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale of all, or components, of our business, or in connection with due diligence associated with any such transaction.
Web Site Security
This Site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. However, we cannot guarantee that such security measures will be sufficient, will not be breached, and that your information may not be disclosed or otherwise accessed in an unauthorized manner.
TDIG offers attendees, subscribers, and others who provide contact information a means to choose how TDIG communicates. You may manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking on the ‘Manage preferences’ link located at the bottom of each of TDIG marketing emails or opt out of all communications by clicking ‘Unsubscribe’. Additionally, you may send specific requests to email@example.com.
No Rights of Third Parties
This Policy does not create rights enforceable by third parties.
How to Contact TDIG
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding this Policy or TDIG privacy practices may be submitted via email to <insert email>, or in writing by addressing your inquiries to:
The Dark Intelligence Group
21806 Briarcliff Dr
Spicewood, TX 78669
Attn: Data Protection Officer
How You Can Access and Update Your Information
You may review and update certain user profile information by logging in, as applicable, to the relevant portions of the Services where such information may be updated, or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.