itgroove Professional Services Limited, is a company incorporated in Victoria, BC (Canada) and controls this site from its offices in Canada, according to Canadian laws.
What information do we gather?
Information on itgroove is gathered in two ways: (1) passively (for example, through our site’s technology), and (2) actively (for example, if you send us an e-mail request).
When you visit our site, our software automatically collects some information from your computer. The information includes the unique Internet address assigned to your computer, your Internet service provider, your browser type and version, and your operating system.
We also collect information when you voluntarily submit it to us. For example, if you ask for more information on the services that itgroove provides, we may store and use the information you provide for marketing purposes. If you submit a technical question to us, we may store your question and we may contact you if we need clarification on the question. Also, we may post your question along with our answer on our site. However, we will not include your last name or email address if we post an answer to your question.
Similarly, if you contact us through our site to inquire about employment opportunities with itgroove, we may collect and store the information you provide for recruiting purposes. On the Recruiting site, you will be asked for information necessary for the recruiting process such as your name, contact information and technical experience. Because different jurisdictions have different privacy laws and itgroove is committed to complying with such laws, when applying for positions in some locations before you can submit your CV/Resume you will need to indicate your consent to the following uses of your CV/Resume by itgroove: (1) itgroove, its affiliates, and agents will store, access, and use the information in any jurisdiction, including jurisdictions whose privacy laws may be different and less protective than those of your home jurisdiction; and (2) itgroove, its affiliates and agents, may use this information to evaluate your eligibility for employment and to contact you for recruiting purposes. Please note that people under 18 years old are not authorized to submit recruiting information.
How do we use the information we collect?
We may collect the information you voluntarily submit to us and use it for the purposes for which it was submitted. We may also use the information that you voluntarily submit to us in the following ways:
What are cookies and how do we use them?
A cookie is a small file of information which our server may send to your computer when you visit our site. Cookies allow our server to track how you navigate through our site, such as what pages you viewed. The cookies we may use identify you merely as a number and they are destroyed when you leave our site. (If you are uncomfortable regarding cookies use, please keep in mind you can disable cookies on your computer by changing the settings in the preferences or options menu in your browser. However, disabling cookies may impair your ability to participate in certain activities on our site)
How do we use the information we collect passively and with cookies?
We may analyze the information we collect passively and with cookies to determine what is most effective about our site, to help us identify ways to improve it and, eventually, to determine how we can make it more effective.
What information do we disclose to third parties?
itgroove will not sell, lease, or rent information we collect passively or with cookies. Nor will we sell, lease, or rent information you provide to us directly. itgroove may disclose information it has collected if required to do so by law, or in the good-faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to (1) comply with legal process; (2) respond to any claims; or (3) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of itgroove, our customers, or the public. In addition, if itgroove or substantially all of its assets are acquired, information you have provided to us will be one of the assets that is transferred.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Disclosure of Aggregate Information
We may provide information we collect that does not allow you to be personally identified or contacted (“Aggregate Information”) to third parties, including without limitation information about your access and use of the site. For example, we might provide such Aggregate Information to a third party to inform the party of the number of users of the site and the activities they conduct while on the site.
If you have any questions now or during your visit, please contact us.
Last updated on: September 25, 2014