Last updated: May 25, 2020
Where personal information is required to use or interact with the WYSEBRIDGE website, it is our policy that this information – such as your name, postal or email address, or telephone number – is always kept private and confidential. The personal information you provide to WYSEBRIDGE is stored in a secure location, accessible only by appropriate staff, and is used only for the purposes for which you provided it. We never provide members’ information for third-party usage.
Wysebridge Patent Bar Review Limited (“Wysebridge“) is committed to ensuring the privacy of all users’ (“Users“) information.
In order to use the Services, all Users will need to submit certain personal information such as their email address, name, address, telephone number, gender and date of birth. Users may be asked to submit further information from time to time.
Use of information and data
The personal information that Users provide will only be used in connection with the Services offered by Wysebridge, to communicate with Users in relation to the Services or to co-operate with any government, industry or regulatory authorities. Wysebridge reserves the right to use data (on an anonymous basis) in relation to Users’ use of the Services for marketing purposes and data analytics. The Wysebridge member and affiliate directories are available only to the webmaster in a members-only section of the site. You may also be contacted by Wysebridge or our agents regarding additional services and features, or we may request your feedback about your experience with WYSEBRIDGE. If you prefer that we not use your contact information as described in this paragraph, please send an email with the subject line “Unsubscribe.”
Disclosure of information
Unless expressly authorized to do so by the relevant User, Wysebridge will not disclose any User’s personal information to any third party except where the disclosure relates to the purposes for which the information was collected (as stated in article 6 above).
Access to and updates of information
Users may request at any time to see the personal information that Wysebridge holds on its behalf or to correct or update any personal information (to the extent that Users are unable to do so on the Website). Please email Wysebridge at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Storage of information
Wysebridge will securely store Users’ personal information in the USA or in any other country which Wysebridge may from time to time offer its Services. Users’ personal information may therefore be transferred outside of the USA.
Wysebridge may hold Users’ personal information both before and after the cancellation of each User’s account, but only for as long as Wysebridge is lawfully entitled to do so.
Wysebridge participates in advertising programs operated by third parties, for which advertising and retargeting cookies are used. Advertising cookies allow us to make advertising more relevant for visitors to our site, by showing adverts that users might be interested in seeing (based on other sites they have visited and previous browsing history) and avoiding showing adverts that they have already seen.
Retargeting cookies allow Wysebridge to advertise to visitors to our website via third party websites. Those third party websites show their visitors advertisements for Wysebridge’s services based on cookies which tell the third party website that the visitor has previously visited Wysebridge’s website.
The cookies we use also mean that data relating to traffic on our website and about the types of third party websites that visitors to our website also visit are aggregated and shared with other participants in the third party advertising programm. The data that is shared does not contain any personal information and cannot be used to identify any individual visitor.
You can opt out of receiving cookies by adjusting the settings in your web browser. To find out how to do that, and to learn more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Wysebridge uses website security measures consistent with current best practices to protect its website, email and mailing lists. These measures include technical, procedural, monitoring and tracking steps intended to safeguard data from misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, loss, alteration or destruction.
We realize there can be incidents of misuse or unauthorized program incursions, as almost every website, service and user encounters. In those instances, our goals are to move quickly to isolate the problem, ensure or restore proper functionality and minimize any inconvenience to our users. As appropriate and necessary, WYSEBRIDGE will notify the relevant authorities of these incidents of misuse or unauthorized program incursions of the WYSEBRIDGE website.
Please email any problems to our support staff. While we may not be able to respond to every report, we take each report seriously and will investigate it thoroughly.