MacCormick Inc. (“MacCormick” or “we”) understands that your privacy is important to you. MacCormick is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personally-identifiable information, being any information that is capable of identifying you as an individual person, as you use this Site and the MacCormick Recruitment Portal. The scope of MacCormick’s commitment is described in this Privacy Policy. By submitting personally-identifiable information, you consent to MacCormick’s use of such personally-identifiable information as described herein. Please see our Terms of Use for more information about our on-line terms and policies in general.

What personally-identifiable information is collected?

MacCormick collects personally-identifiable information on certain areas of the Site when users register for newsletters, alerts or sign up for events. The personally-identifiable information collected may consist of information that you provide, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address and telephone number.  In addition, MacCormick collects certain information that you do not visibly enter, such as your IP address, browsing pattern on the Site, click stream data, HTTP protocol elements, and the status of cookies placed on your computer by MacCormick.

How may MacCormick use my personally-identifiable information?

MacCormick uses your personally-identifiable information to fulfill your requests for information, process your requests to participate in events, distribute newsletters and alerts to you, evaluate and improve our services, and for such other purposes as you may initiate or request. We may keep any of your personally-identifiable information on file and use it to contact you.

How are cookies used?

Cookies are small packets of information that are stored by your web browser. They are put on your web browser by the websites that you visit. These packets of information do not contain personal information about you but they do allow MacCormick to know if you visit the same website twice or if you visit related websites.

There is no agreed standard for how companies comply with these laws. We do the following:

  • We only use cookies where they are necessary for our services or where you have provided your express or implied consent.
  • We respect your wishes, and you can inspect, delete, or block any cookies used by us by selecting the appropriate control in your web browser.
  • We support technologies that have been developed and are being developed for your web browser that allows you to be more selective about the cookies that your web browser will accept.

What are “cookies” used for on this website?

MacCormick uses cookies to identify you and your interests and to track your use of the Site. We also use cookies to control access to certain content on our Site and to process any requests that you make with us.

To administer our website and for research purposes, MacCormick may also contract with third parties to track and analyze anonymous usage and volume statistical information from our visitors and members. Such information is shared externally only on an anonymous, aggregated basis. These third parties generally use persistent cookies to help MacCormick to improve the visitor experience, manage our site content, and track visitor behavior.

We don’t seek to collect your personal information, and, where we do collect it, we strive to anonymize your personal information as soon as practicable.

Newsletters and Alerts

By registering for recurring MacCormick newsletters or alerts, you agree to receive on occasion other correspondence from MacCormick related to the subscribed newsletters and other MacCormick news and information that you consented to receive during registration. This type of information is shared externally only in anonymous, aggregated form for generalized user analysis or to enable third party agents to send e-mails to you on our behalf. You will be contacted by e-mail or otherwise only by MacCormick or it agents.

We ask for your e-mail address at registration. We will send e-mails to this address to confirm your registration, to provide newsletters or alerts and to contact you for any other reason. If you sign up to receive any of our newsletters, alerts, or surveys, you may on occasion receive other correspondence from MacCormick. Your e-mail address will not be shared with any third party other than an agent who has agreed to send e-mails on our behalf.

Is personally-identifiable information disclosed to third parties?

MacCormick shall not intentionally disclose or transfer (and shall take reasonable steps to prevent the unauthorized or accidental disclosure of) your personally-identifiable information to third parties (i.e. persons or entities that are not affiliates of MacCormick) without your consent, whether for such third parties’ marketing purposes or otherwise, except as follows. MacCormick may provide access to your personally-identifiable information to third party vendors engaged by MacCormick to provide services related to the Site; provided that such vendors will first agree to maintain the strict confidentiality of such information and provide the same level of data security as provided by MacCormick. MacCormick may also be compelled to surrender personal user or customer information to legal authorities without express user consent if presented with a court subpoena or similar legal order, or as required or permitted by the laws, rules, and regulations of any applicable jurisdiction. Also, in the event of a violation of the Terms of Use of or any other terms on this Site, including but not limited to a violation of any restrictions on use of materials provided in or through this Site, MacCormick may disclose personal user information to affected parties and legal authorities in furtherance of potential or on-going legal proceedings.

Surveys

If you participate in a survey, all of our research results are reported as totals or in other aggregated form, and no information about you as an individual respondent is made public.

Link to third-party sites

MacCormick may provide links to third-party websites or information as a service to our users. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. Such links do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation by MacCormick of the third party, the third party website, or the information contained therein, and MacCormick shall not be responsible or liable for your use thereof. Such use shall be subject to the terms of use and privacy policies applicable to those sites.

How can I access, change, and/or delete information?

You may access, correct, update, and/or delete any personally-identifiable information that you submit to the Site. You may also unsubscribe from mailing lists or any registrations on the Site. To do so, please contact MacCormick at the address provide at the bottom of this Privacy Policy.

 

Security

MacCormick has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally-identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized MacCormick personnel and third party vendors are provided access to personally-identifiable information, and these employees and vendors are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions, MacCormick, however, cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally-identifiable information.

Data Retention Policy

MacCormick stores personally-identifiable information for various purposes as notified to you in this policy. For each of these different purposes, MacCormick only retains the personally-identifiable information for so long as it is serving its notified purpose.

Children

MacCormick understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy, especially in an on-line environment. The Site is not designed for or directed at children 13 years of age or younger, and MacCormick will not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under this age.

Consent; changes to privacy policy

By using the Site, you consent to the collection, use, and storage of your information by MacCormick in the manner described in this Privacy Policy and elsewhere on the Site. We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will alert you to any such changes by updating this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy was last updated on March 1, 2016.

Contact our privacy department

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy or if you require any assistance in navigating or reading the materials on this Site, please contact MacCormick at:

MacCormick Inc.

401 Bay Street, Suite 2702

Toronto, ON

M5H 2Y4

416-862-7003