Last Updated: June 1, 2016
1. Information Collected
When you create an Plata Solutions account, request information, subscribe for a service, participate in a survey, post a rating or review, post a question or answer, post a resume, upload content or otherwise actively send us data on our Site, we collect such data including, but not limited to, your user name, password, first and last name, email address, telephone number (including mobile phone number), street address, gender, occupation, interests, messages you send to users, and any other data included in a submitted profile or resume. In connection with chargeable services, we will also collect payment information (e.g., credit card number and related verification information).
If you access or use the Site on your mobile telephone or other mobile device, including tablets, we collect mobile device identifiers, including MAC Address, and IP Address. Plata Solutions may create and assign to your device an identifier that is similar to an account number. We may collect the name you have associated with your device, device type, telephone number, country, and any other information you choose to provide, such as user name, geo-location or e-mail address. We may also access your contacts to enable you to invite friends to join you in the Site.
2. Uses and Disclosures of Information
Any information shared by you with Plata Solutions may be shared with or transferred to any Plata Solutions affiliated entity (including those located outside the European Union), no matter where located, for the purpose of providing you services and improving the Site. By using the Site, you consent to this transfer and acknowledge that the services provided to you and the functionality of the Site could not be provided without such a transfer. If you do not wish your information to be transferred in this way you should not use this Site.
3. Contact and Resume Information
When you give Plata Solutions contact information (such as your name and email address) and demographic information, you agree that Plata Solutions may utilize this information as set forth herein. You agree that Plata Solutions may, as part of its services to you, communicate with you, or initiate communication with you on behalf of a third party, through your Plata Solutions account or through other means such as email, telephone (including mobile phone), or postal mail, including through the use of contact information that you may provide to Plata Solutions or that Plata Solutions may otherwise obtain from third-party resources. If and to the extent permitted by applicable law, Plata Solutions or its designated third-party partners may also use your contact information to (i) send you product alerts; (ii) create an account; and (iii) send you information about Plata Solutions, including promotional materials. Plata Solutions may use demographic and/or profile data to tailor your experience on the Site, show you content that Plata Solutions thinks you may be interested in, and display content according to your preferences. Your information, including Personal Information, gets placed on the Site when you upload or edit a resume. If you do not want your Personal Information posted on the Site, you should not upload it. You may opt-out of this feature on a going-forward basis by editing your Privacy Settings; however, Plata Solutions does not warrant how often third-party search engines will update their caches, which may continue to contain your resume information. Plata Solutions reserves the right to charge third parties a fee for accessing your information, including Personal Information, as part of Plata Solutions’s services. At your direction, Plata Solutions may also send your resume to third parties if you choose to apply for a job listing.
4. Additional Uses and Disclosures of Non-Personal Information
Plata Solutions seeks to use reasonable security measures to help protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the Personal Information under Plata Solutions’s control. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. In addition, please note that emails, messages sent via your web browser, and other similar means of communication with other users, are not encrypted. We strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential or sensitive information through these means. Therefore, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot guarantee its security. Please also be aware that we may use third-party cloud service providers that provide hosting, data storage and other services pursuant to standard terms and conditions that may be non-negotiable; these service providers have informed us or the general public that they apply security measures they consider adequate for the protection of information within their system, or they have a general reputation for applying such measures. However, we will not be liable (to the fullest extent permitted by law) for any damages that may result from the misuse of any information, including Personal Information, by these companies.
7. Third Parties
The Site may make available links to other websites. When you click on such links, you may leave our Site. The Site may also make available Company Pages that are provided by third-party Employers. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INFORMATION COLLECTION, USAGE, DISCLOSURE OR OTHER PRIVACY PRACTICES OF ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING OUR AFFILIATES, THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, ANY EMPLOYERS (INCLUDING ANY EMPLOYER THAT PROVIDES A COMPANY PAGE), ANY THIRD-PARTY SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM, ANY THIRD PARTY MAKING AVAILABLE THE DEVICES OR OPERATING SYSTEMS FOR WHICH THE SITE IS AVAILABLE, AND ANY THIRD PARTY OPERATING ANY WEBSITE TO WHICH THE SITE CONTAINS A LINK. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of any such third parties.
8. Acquisitions and Other Reorganizations
9. EEA Data
If you are located in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, please refer to the section titled “EEA Data” in the Terms of Service below.
10. Accessing Personal Data for EU Residents
Residents of the European Economic Area and Switzerland have a right of access to their data. If you wish to access such data, please send a certified letter to the above address with a copy of your passport or national identity card (for identity verification purposes) and the same will be provided to you. There may be a charge for such a request (which will not be higher than applicable law permits). European Economic Area and Switzerland residents also have a right, if their personal data is inaccurate, of rectification, erasure or blocking of such inaccurate personal data. You may edit your resume free of charge (if there is an inaccuracy or otherwise), by following procedures set forth on the Site. If your personal data is inaccurate, you may alternatively request Plata Solutions to rectify, erase or block the data by sending a certified letter, with a copy of your passport or national identity card (for identity verification purposes), to the above address with the exact nature of the requested action.
11. Do Not Track Requests
12. Opting Out
If you no longer want to receive promotional materials from us based upon your Personal Information, going forward, you may opt-out of receiving such marketing-related messages by sending an email to opt-out @ Plata Solutions.com (remove spaces when sending email). Please note that we may still send other messages to you, such as administrative messages. We will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable.