What personal information do we collect on this site, and how do we collect it?
When you register on ROB, we ask you for the following information:
- First and last name
- Home or work address
- Phone number
- E-mail address
How do we use the personal information that we collect when you register for ROB?
We may use your e-mail address to send you e-mails about ROB and about developments, opportunities, and goods and services available from JMI, its affiliates, and other companies in the field of or fields related to optometric business. We also may provide your e-mail address to our affiliates and others in the optometric and optical fields who offer products and services that may be of interest to you.
We may use your snail-mail address to ascertain in which geographic area you are located, so that we can determine whether to invite you to an event in that area; and we may use the address to send you a direct mail invitation to an event.
If we stage live ROB events, we might use your phone number to market those events to you by phone, or, if you register for an event, to confirm your attendance by phone.
If we are required to disclose your personal information by any applicable law, court order, or government regulation, we will comply with such laws, orders or regulations.
What about non-confidential information that you transmit to us?
Any communication or material you transmit to us by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is and will be treated as non-confidential and nonproprietary. We may use anything you transmit to us or post on this Web site for any purpose, including but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, posting, and/or ranking, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products and services, for no compensation.
How can you be sure that your information is secure on our Web site?
We take reasonable steps to protect your information as you transmit it from your computer to our site and to protect your information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this site may not be secure. Moreover, where you use passwords, ID numbers, or other special access features on this site, it is your responsibility to safeguard them.
How will you know if this policy has changed?