Franchise Systems Group policy is to respect and protect the privacy of our users. This policy statement tells you how we collect information from you and how we use it. Personal Information about Users that Franchise Systems Group Gathers.
The information we gather from users helps us personalise and continually improve our Services and your experience using these Services. We gather information only as described below.
1. Information You Give Us
We receive and store any information you enter on your Franchise Systems Group request form or give us in any other way, such as your name and E-mail address. You may opt in to receive promotions or be notified of further upgrades or Services from Franchise Systems Group.
You can choose not to provide certain information or opt out of such options, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide to customise future Services for you and communicate with you.
2. Automatic Information
We receive and store information that you send us or information that we may note from public sources such as your web page. You should be aware though that when you are on the Franchise Systems Group website, you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control.
There are links to other sites from the Franchise Systems Group website pages that take you outside our Services. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, or solicit personal information.
3. Sharing Information
We are emphatically NOT in the business of selling user information to others. We share user information only as described below.
a. Service Providers
We may contract with service providers to perform some of the functions relating to our Services on our behalf. Our service providers will have access to member information only to the extent that it is required to perform their functions, and they may not use it for other purposes.
b. Business Transactions
As Franchise Systems Group grows its business, we might sell or buy assets. In such transactions, user information generally is one of the transferred assets. Also, should Franchise System Group or substantially all of its assets be acquired or file for bankruptcy, user information will be one of the assets.
c. Protection of Franchise Systems Group and Others
We would disclose user information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) to Franchise Systems Group rights or property, other users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. Franchise Systems Group may disclose user information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it.
d. With Your Consent
You hereby consent to Franchise Systems Group’s disclosure of your information for the purposes listed above. Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when your personally identifiable information might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.
4. How You Can Remove Information
You may request that we delete any personal information we may have collected about you (E-mail address or other registration information, etc.) from our computers by contacting us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.