Consent and Information Collection and Use
We may use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To communicate with you, including without limitation for the purpose of providing you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, or other information about our seminars, other services which we may provide from time to time
- To provide you with services that you have requested
- To respond to your requests for customer service
- To improve the quality of the Website and our services through polls, surveys and other similar feedback gathering activities conducted by us
- To protect the rights, property or personal safety of you, us, our users and the public
- As required to comply with applicable laws or as authorized by applicable laws
We may occasionally communicate with you regarding our seminars or other services, news and events. You have the option to not receive this information. We provide an opt-out function within all email communications of this nature, or alternatively we will cease to communicate with you for this purpose if you contact us and tell us not to communicate this information to you.
Age of Consent
We will not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of consent.
We will only share your personal information with third parties in accordance with your instructions or as necessary to provide you with a specific service or otherwise in accordance with applicable laws. As a general rule, we do not and will not sell, rent, share or disclose your personal information without first receiving your permission.
Third Party Suppliers
We work with third parties who help us with our business or with providing you services. Your consent is not required, but when we disclose your personal information to third parties, we only give them what is necessary and we take steps to ensure they handle your personal information just as carefully as we do.
Personal information may be sent outside of British Columbia to outside suppliers and other third parties that perform their activities in other jurisdictions. Accordingly, your personal information may be subject to valid information requests made by the government agencies in these jurisdictions.
We may also use your personal information to generate Aggregated Data for internal use and for sharing with others on a selective basis. “Aggregated Data” means records which have been stripped of information potentially identifying users, and which have been manipulated or combined to provide generalized, anonymous information. Your identity and personal information will be kept anonymous in Aggregated Data.
Rights to Your Information
You have the right to access and edit your personal information at any time. To exercise these rights, please contact us using the contact information provided below.
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Change of Ownership or Business Transition
In the event of a change of ownership or other business transition, such as a merger, acquisition or sale of our assets, your information may be transferred in accordance with applicable privacy laws.
We protect your personal information against unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or similar risks using thorough and reasonable safeguards, training, and security measures.
Retention and Destruction
We will only retain your personal information for as long as we reasonably require it for business or legal purposes. We will then take care that your personal information is destroyed or made unidentifiable to prevent unauthorized access to the personal information.