June 12, 2017

Privacy Policy

  1. Privacy Policy:
    Elsevier Digital Services provides this Privacy Policy to inform You of Web Site (hereinafter referred to as “Web Site’) of our policies and procedures regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personally identifiable information received from You. If you elect to submit any personal information, your submission is subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you consent to such terms. We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personal information that you may share with us. This Privacy Policy describes how we may collect and use your personal information.
    Information We Collect
    Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, email address, a home, postal or other physical address, other contact information, title, occupation, industry, personal interests, and other information when needed to provide a service or product or carry out a transaction you have requested.
    When personal information is collected, we will inform you at the point of collection the purpose for the collection. Elsevier Digital Services will not transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent, except under the limited conditions described under the section entitled “Information Sharing and Disclosure” below
    Information Sharing and Disclosure
    We do not transfer or share your information except as provided below:
    Elsevier Digital Services may send your personal information to other companies or people if:
    we have Your’ consent to share the information; we may share Your personally identifiable information with our associate, resellers and partners, so that such associate, resellers and partners may use such information to market Elsevier Digital Services’s products and services, and to market their own products and services. Elsevier Digital Services may engage certain trusted third parties to perform function and provide services to us, including without limitation, hosting and management services, customer relationship services, database storage and management services, fulfilling orders, sending email, processing credit card payments or other functions necessary to our business; and Elsevier Digital Services may share your personally identifiable information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to binding contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain confidentiality of your data.
    We may also reveal Your personal information when required to do so by law, or if we have a good‐faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a court order or subpoena, to cooperate with investigations by law enforcement or regulatory authorities or to participate or cooperate with a judicial proceeding, or in urgent circumstances, to protect personal safety, the public or our websites; to protect the property and rights of Elsevier Digital Services or a third party, the safety of the public or any person; to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical or legally actionable activity.
    In the event of a merger, consolidation or reorganization involving Elsevier Digital Services, acquisition of Elsevier Digital Services by another company, or other similar transaction, your personal information will, in most instances, be transferred to the control of the third party that is part of that transaction.
    Data Security
    Elsevier Digital Services employs reasonable and current security methods to prevent unwanted/unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure correct use of information. No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be secure and therefore Elsevier Digital Services cannot ensure or guarantee the security of any information You transmit to Elsevier Digital Services and You do so at Your own risk.
    Kindly note:
    Elsevier Digital Services is not responsible for the privacy practices of other web sites linked from Elsevier Digital Services’s Web Site. You are required to read the privacy policies or statements of other such web sites they visit.
    Elsevier Digital Services is not directed to persons under age of 18 years and does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, information from such individuals. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided Elsevier Digital Services with personally identifiable information without their consent, he or she should contact us at Elsevier Digital Services. If Elsevier Digital Services becomes aware that a child under the age of 18 years has provided Elsevier Digital Services with personally identifiable information, we will remove such information from their files.
    Damages to the Site after Handover
    Elsevier Digital Services does not take any responsibility for damages or errors made to the site by the Client or a third party after the web site has been completed and handed over.

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellation of service renewals for on-going website promotion, website hosting or domain registration services must be made at least seven 7 business days prior to the end of the current service period.
Requests received later than seven 7 business days prior to the end of the current service period will be treated as cancellation of services for the next service period.