“) located at aleri.ca
. We collect personal information about you when you voluntarily submit information directly to us by filling in forms on our Website or by corresponding with us by phone, email or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register to use our Website, subscribe to the Aleri Service, participate in any discussion boards, forums or other social media functions on our site or enter a competition, promotion or survey and when you report a problem with our Website, or use some other feature of the Aleri Service as available from time to time.2.2 If you choose not to provide personal information, we may not be able to provide the Aleri Service to you or respond to your other requests.2.3 Information we receive from other sources
. We may receive personal information about you from individuals or corporate entities which are subscribers to the Aleri Service (“Subscribers
“) where you are to be designated a user of the Aleri Service. We may receive personal information about you if you use any of the other websites we operate or the other services we provide from time to time. We also work closely with third parties (including, for example, subcontractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies) and may receive information about you from them, subject to your agreements with them.2.4 The table at Annex 1
sets out the categories of personal information you provide to us and that we receive from other sources and how we use that information. The table also lists the legal basis which we rely on to process the personal information and information as to how we determine applicable retention periods.2.5 We also automatically collect personal information about you indirectly about how you access and use the Aleri Service and information about the device you use to access the Aleri Service.2.6 The table at Annex 2
and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Aleri, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.3.4 Publicly accessible blogs
. Our Website includes publicly accessible blogs or community forums. Any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected and used by others who access them. This includes information posted on our public social media accounts. To request removal of your personal information from our blog or community forum, contact us at our support page
. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.3.5 Testimonials
. With consent, we may display personal testimonials of satisfied customers on our site, along with other endorsements. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at our support page
.4. Marketing and advertising4.1 From time to time we may contact you with relevant information about the Aleri Service and our other products and services. Most messages will be sent electronically. For some messages, we may use personal information we collect about you to help us determine the most relevant information to share with you.4.2 If you do not want to receive such messages from us, you will be able to tell us by selecting certain boxes on forms we use when we first collect your contact details. You can also change your marketing preferences at any time by accessing the subscription center at our support page
or by following the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails.5. Storing and transferring your personal information5.1 Security
. All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers in a controlled environment with limited access. Any payment transactions will be encrypted in transit using SSL technology. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Service, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Subscribers should not share their password with anyone.5.2 While no transmission of information via the internet is completely secure, we take reasonable measures to protect your personal information. We cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.5.3 International Transfers of your Personal Information
. The personal information we collect may be transferred to and stored in countries outside of the jurisdiction you are in where we and our third-party service providers have operations. If you are located in the European Union (“EU
. The right to obtain access to your personal information along with certain information, and to receive that personal information in a commonly used format and to have it ported to another data controller.Right to rectification
. The right to obtain rectification of your personal information without undue delay where that personal information is inaccurate or incomplete.Right to erasure
. The right to obtain the erasure of your personal information without undue delay in certain circumstances, such as where the personal information is no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which it was collected or processed.Right to restriction
. The right to obtain the restriction of the processing undertaken by us on your personal information in certain circumstances, such as where the accuracy of the personal information is contested by you, for a period enabling us to verify the accuracy of that personal information.Right to object
. We will respond to your request within 30 days.8.3 If you reside in the European Union (EU), Aleri is the controller of your personal information for purposes of European data protection legislation. You also have the right to lodge a complaint to your local data protection authority. Information about how to contact your local data protection authority is available at our support page
. These cookies are required for the essential operation of our Service such as to authenticate you and prevent fraudulent use.Analytical/performance cookies
. These cookies allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Service when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Service works, for example, by ensuring that you can find information easily.Functionality cookies
. These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to our Service. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).Targeting cookies
. Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.9.5 You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.9.6 Social Media
. Communication can also be addressed to: Aleri Inc. 14.3 If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third-party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at our support page
.Annex 1 – Personal information we collectCategory of personal informationHow we use itLegal basis for the processingContact information and basic personal details.
Such as your name, phone number, address, location, IP address, e-mail address and where applicable, professional details such as your bar membership number.We use this information to communicate with you, including sending statements, news, alerts and marketing communications.The processing is necessary for our legitimate interests, namely for marketing purposes, and for communicating with you effectively and responding to your queries.We use this information to deal with inquiries and other requests made by or about you, including customer service issues, relating to the Aleri Service.We use this information to operate, maintain and provide to you the features and functionality of the Aleri Service.The processing is necessary for the performance of a contract and to take steps prior to entering into a contract (namely our Terms of Service).Email account username and password.
Where you have chosen to import contacts from your Outlook or other email account address book to invite them to become members of our Website, we collect the username and password for the email account you wish to import your contacts from.The processing is necessary for the performance of a contract and to take steps prior to entering into a contract (namely our Terms of Service).Correspondence and comments.
When you contact us directly, e.g. by email, phone, mail, or when you interact with customer service, we will record your comments and opinions.To address your questions, issues, and concerns and resolve your customer service issues.The processing is necessary for our legitimate interests, namely communicating with you effectively for the purposes of resolving your issues.Payment information.
Details such as your credit card or other financial information including credit scores obtained from credit reference agencies.We use this information to facilitate payment for use of the Aleri Service, to assess your credit score and to detect and prevent fraud.The processing for assessing your credit score and facilitating payment is necessary for the performance of our contract with you (namely our Terms of Service).
The processing is necessary for our legitimate interests, namely the detection and prevention of fraud.Recruiting details.
Contact information and basic personal details (as set out above); professional details and employment information such as resume, references, LinkedIn profile.We use this information to facilitate recruiting.The processing is necessary for our legitimate interests, namely assessing your suitability for a role with Aleri.All personal information set out above.
We will use all the personal information we collect to operate, maintain and provide to you the features and functionality of the Aleri Service, to monitor and improve the Aleri Service, our Website and business, for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes, to keep the Website safe and secure and to help us develop new products and services.The processing is necessary for our legitimate interest, namely to administer and improve the Aleri Service, our business and develop new services.Annex 2 – Personal information collected automaticallyCategory of personal informationHow we use itLegal basis for the processingInformation about how you access and use the Aleri Service.
For example, the website from which you came and the website to which you are going when you leave our Website, your social media profiles, how frequently you access the Aleri Service, the time you access the Aleri Service and how long you use it for, whether you open emails or click the links contained in emails, whether you access the Aleri Service from multiple devices, and other actions you take on the Aleri Service. We also gather information, which may include Internet protocol (IP) addresses,\ browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.We use this information to:conduct market analysis, monitor the Aleri Service and how it is used in order to and improve our business and help us develop new products and services;Generate marketing leads and determine news, alerts and other products and services that may be of interest to you for marketing purposes.The processing is necessary for our legitimate interests, namely: to conduct relevant analysis to improve the Aleri Service generally and for marketing purposes. Information about your device
. We also collect information about the computer, tablet, smartphone or other electronic devices you use to connect to the Aleri Service. This information can include details about the type of device, unique device identifying numbers, operating systems, browsers, and applications connected to the Aleri Service through the device, your Internet service provider or mobile network, your IP address.We use this information to:enable the Aleri Service to be presented to you on your device; andoperate, maintain and provide to you the features and functionality of the Aleri Service.We use this information to monitor and improve the Aleri Service and business and to help us develop new products and services.The processing is necessary for the performance of a contract and (namely our Terms of Service).The processing is necessary for our legitimate interests, namely: to tailor the Aleri Service to the user and to improve the Aleri Service generally.