Expertus Inc. respects your privacy and comply with the EU–U.S. Privacy and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Principles as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, storage, use, transfer and other processing of Consumer Personal Data transferred between the European Economic Area (“EEA”) or Switzerland and the United States.
Expertus does not receive data directly from consumers. This policy sets forth the manner in which such data is used and secured by Expertus.
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework
3945 Freedom Circle Ste 1050
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Expertus Inc. has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Principles to an independent dispute resolution mechanism, the BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD, operated by the Council of Better Business Bureaus.
If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit http://www.bbb.org/EU-privacyshield/for-eu-consumers for more information and to file a complaint.
Please note that if your complaint is not resolved through these channels, under limited circumstances, a binding arbitration option may be available before a Privacy Shield Panel.
Expertus respects your privacy. We want you to feel secure when visiting your website-and we’re committed to protecting the information you share with us as you interact with this site, or communicate with us through other channels.
Therefore, we’ll never collect, use, share or sell data that personally identifies you, without express permission from you in advance. In fact, the only way we capture sensitive information from you is through voluntary digital forms- and we don’t make this information available to any outside parties.
Periodically, we may collect activity data from our web servers for internal reporting and analysis. This information does not identify individual visitors.
It helps us track site traffic patterns and improve the site’s relevance, utility and performance. It’s strictly for internal use.
Should our privacy practices change, we will notify you by updating this statement. If you have questions, concerns or suggestions about our privacy policies, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Adherence to Privacy Shield Principles
At a minimum, however, Expertus, Inc. handles all Data in accordance with our EU–U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield, which is based upon the privacy principles identified in the Policy Shield Privacy Framework.
This Notice addresses data subjects residing in the EEA (“EEA Persons”) and Swiss individuals whose data we may receive from one of our customers, suppliers or other business partners in the EEA or Switzerland, e.g., referral partners, integration partners, etc. When Expertus, Inc. receives any Data for processing pursuant to instructions of clients or their partners, we are acting as an agent for our client and do not provide notice to individuals regarding the collection and use of their personal data. Our clients remain responsible for providing notice, if and to the extent they believe such notice is necessary under applicable EU and Swiss law.
Business Purposes for the Collection and Use of Personal Data
Expertus does not receive data directly from consumers. Generally, Expertus’ clients are processors or merchants selling goods and services. Expertus may receive consumer data indirectly via its clients.
Use of the data received
Expertus may take stored data available to government officials in response to a subpoena or other comparable lawful and compulsory request. Except as described herein, Expertus does not make the data received available to any other third parties.
These principles regarding data privacy included in the Directive are addressed below:
Expertus does not sell, share, or disclose any information provided to us.
Expertus encourages its clients to provide their customers with notice of Expertus’ role in processing the transaction data.
Expertus does not make any onward transfers of the data it receives to any third party companies. The data can only be transferred back to the entity from which it was received.
In cases of onward transfer to third parties of data EU and Swiss individuals received pursuant to the EU–U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield, Expertus is potentially liable.
NOTE: We may be required to disclose an individual’s personal information in response to a lawful request by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
Expertus takes all necessary precautions to protect the Data from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.
Expertus applies the highest data level security. We have physical and system security. We use firewalls and data encryption and apply strict procedures to protect the data we receive from unauthorized access or misuse. Only keys employees have access to data.
Expertus takes reasonable steps to ensure that the Consumer Personal Data the company processes are (i) relevant for the purposes for which they are to be used, (ii) reliable for their intended use, and (iii) accurate, complete and current.
Individuals may contact us either directly or through one of our clients, and after appropriate verification of their identity, can reasonably direct the correction or removal of data relating to them in our databases.
Customers have the “right to access” their data and may contact us directly for the same, see below our contact information:
3945 Freedom Circle Ste 1050
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Expertus provides the individuals opt-in or opt-out choice before we share your data with third parties other than our agents, or before we use it for a purpose other than which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized.
Expertus is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Enforcement and Oversight