TiE London Privacy Policy

When you use TiE London services, you trust us with your information. This Privacy Policy is meant to help you understand what data we collect, why we collect it and what we do with it. This is important; we hope you will take time to read it carefully. We are committed to making sure your personal data stays safe and secure. Our privacy covers how we treat your data and your rights to access, update or have it deleted. It’s based on the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.

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1. Introduction & General Terms

TiE London is committed to protecting your personal information when you are using TiE London Services. This Privacy and Cookies Policy relates to our use of any personal information we collect from you via the following online services:

  • Any TiE London website that links to this Privacy and Cookies Policy;
  • Social media or official TiE London content on other websites;

It also relates to our use of any personal information you provide to us by phone, SMS, email, in letters, other correspondence and in person.

In order to provide you with the full range of TiE London services, we sometimes need to collect information about you.

This Privacy and Cookies Policy explains the following:

  • what information TiE London may collect about you;
  • how TiE London will use the information we collect about you;
  • when TiE London may use your details to contact you;
  • whether TiE London will disclose your details to anyone else;
  • your choices regarding the personal information you provide to us;
  • the use of cookies on TiE London websites and how you can reject cookies.

TiE London is committed to safeguarding your personal information. Whenever you provide such information, we are legally obliged to use your information in line with all applicable laws concerning the protection of personal information, including the Data Protection Act 1998 (these laws are referred to collectively in this Privacy and Cookies Policy as the “data protection laws”). No website can be completely secure; if you have any concerns that your TiE London account could have been compromised e.g. someone could have discovered your password, please get in touch straight away.

The TiE London websites contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties.

These third-party websites have their own privacy policies and are also likely to use cookies, and we, therefore, urge you to review them. They will govern the use of personal information you submit when visiting these websites, which may also be collected by cookies. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third-party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.

2. What does TiE London do?

The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), was founded in 1992 in Silicon Valley by a group of successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and senior professionals with roots in the Indus region.

Goals & Objectives

TiE Global is a nonprofit venture devoted to entrepreneurs in all industries, at all stages, from incubation, throughout the entrepreneurial lifecycle. With a global reach and a local focus, the heart of TiE efforts lies in its five foundational programs, – Mentoring, Networking, Education, Funding, and Incubation.

Several members have formed startups while at TiE, and are now charter members giving back to the community. TiE’s ultimate goal is to foster entrepreneurship, creating wealth for both the entrepreneur and the local communities.

What we do

Since 1992. TiE has been supporting entrepreneurs by offering education, mentorship, networking and funding opportunities. The mission of TiE is to foster entrepreneurship globally through the 5 pillars of TiE : mentoring, networking and education, funding and incubation. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community. TiE’s focus area is to generate enable the next generation of entrepreneurs.

TiE Global is the largest non-profit organization and has amazing networking effect. TiE connects the entire entrepreneurship ecosystem from early stage entrepreneurs, serial entrepreneurs, professionals at leading corporations, venture capital, angel investors, thought leaders among others. The organization emphasizes the spirit of giving in all aspects of their work.

There are currently 11,000 members, including over 2,500 charter members in 60 chapters across 17 countries. TiE’s mission is to foster entrepreneurship globally through mentoring, networking, and education. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community, TiE’s focus is on generating and nurturing our next generation of entrepreneurs.

The foremost and most widely known event that TiE hosts is TiEcon, which is the largest professional and networking conference for entrepreneurs. TiE also hosts a wide range of programs events catering to various industry verticals, educational events hosted by TiE Institute, TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) program to foster entrepreneurship in our youth, and TiE Women’s Forum for empowering women entrepreneurs.

Besides its flagship event, TiECon – the largest professional conference for entrepreneurs, TiE now has a wide range of programs including Special Interest Groups (SIGs), TiE Institute, Deal Flow Meetings, TiE Young Entrepreneurs, and, most recently, TiE Women’s Forum and CEO Forum.

History

TiE was founded in 1992 in Silicon Valley by a group of successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives, & senior professionals. There are currently more than 12,000 members and over 1,800 charter members in 61 chapters in 12 countries.

Over the last 25 years of existence TiE Chapters around the world has become a vibrant platform for entrepreneurs, professionals, industry leaders, investors to interact with one another & forge long lasting relationships.

TiE London activities are only covered by this Privacy and Cookies Policy in relation to its use of data collected via https://london.tie.org/ website and the members portal https://hub.tie.org/c/tielondon

To find out more about us and how it will use data collected when you use TiE London, please see its corporate website https://london.tie.org/  and the TiE London Privacy Policy.

When we refer to ‘’we’’ or ‘’our’’ or ‘’TiE London ’’ we are referring to the TiE London Limited.

a) Our obligations in respect of your personal data

Where we are Controllers and Processors of your data, our obligation is to ensure that this data is processed lawfully, fairly and transparently as agreed by our clients and to maintain appropriate security controls.  Processing here means maintaining the confidentiality, availability, integrity and security of the data, the servers and network where the data is held. Where it is exceptionally necessary to access a client database to investigate a client issue we will always seek the client’s permission. We work hard to protect TiE London and our users from unauthorised access to or unauthorised alteration, disclosure or destruction of information that we hold. In particular:

  • We review our information collection, storage and processing practices, including physical security measures, to guard against unauthorised access to systems.
  • We restrict access to personal information to TiE London employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it for us and who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations. They may be disciplined, or their contract terminated if they fail to meet these obligations.

b) Your obligations in respect of personal data

When you sign up for TiE London services you will be given access to our portal where you can store your information including as necessary personal contact details. We recommend you keep passwords private. The use of strong account passwords is always recommended. Be creative: think of a special phrase and use the first letter of each word as your password. Substitute numbers for some words or letters. For example, “I want to see the Pacific Ocean” could become 1W2CtPo.

3. What Personal Data TiE London collect?

From the TiE London Website

We collect two types of information from the website: The information you give to us and information we collect from you. The TiE London website does not capture or store any personal information about individuals who access it, except where they voluntarily choose to give us personal details by email or by using an electronic form to register or to enquire about our services?

From the TiE London Members Portal

When you participate in, access or sign up to any of the TiE London services activities or online content, such as newsletters, live chats, web, email, or create an account using the TiE London online registration process we may receive personal information about you.     

The TiE London registration process requires you to give us personal information such as first name, surname, postal address, demographic information (such as postcode), mobile number, landline number email and password.  We use this information to provide the services you have signed up to and for use in all our communications, reporting, analysis as well as the information collected about the use of the TiE London services. For example, many of our services require you to sign up for a TiE London Account. When you do, we’ll ask for personal information, like your name, email address, telephone number to store with your account.

i) Log information

When you use our services or view content provided by TiE London, we automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This includes:

  • details of how you used our service.
  • Internet protocol address.
  • device event information, such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL.
  • cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your TiE London Account.

ii) Local storage

We may collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches.

iii) Updates and Support

TiE London may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users.

iv) Cookies and similar technologies

We and our partners use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit a TiE London service, and this may include using cookies or similar technologies to identify your browser or device. We also use these technologies to collect and store information when you interact with services we offer to our partners, such as advertising services or features that may appear on other sites.

Information we collect when you are signed into TiE London, in addition to information we obtain about you from partners, may be associated with your TiE London Account. When information is associated with your TiE London Account, we treat it as personal information. For more information about how you can access, manage or delete information that is associated with your TiE London Account, visit section 16 of this policy.

We also use this to inform you of changes, improvement, enhancements, upgrades options and marketing from time to time.

v) Information from other sources

These may include:

  • Users providing feedback, such as ratings or compliments.
  • TiE London business partners through which you create or access your TiE London account, such as payment providers, social media services, or apps or websites who use TiE London APIs or whose API TiE London uses.
  • Online surveys, training and assessment services providers
  • Publicly available sources
  • Marketing service providers

TiE London may combine the information collected from these sources with other information in its possession.

4. Information you give TiE London

Information you provide

Many of our services require you to sign up for a TiE London Account. When you do, we’ll ask for personal information, like your name, email address, telephone number to store with your account.

This includes information submitted when you:

  • Request services through a TiE London website
  • Contact TiE London, including for customer support
  • Contact other TiE London users through our services
  • Complete surveys sent to you by TiE London or on behalf of TiE London

Credit Card Information

We do not collect or store credit card information (such as account reference and transaction values) in the TiE London portal. Credit Card information provided by the customer whilst making a payment is held with Stripe and Paypal.

5. What if I am accessing TiE London websites outside the UK?

TiE London website is published in the UK. All personal information submitted by users outside the UK will be processed in accordance with this Privacy and Cookies Policy.

6. Web browser cookies

a) What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer, tablet or mobile phone (all referred to here as a “device”) web browser from a website’s computer and is stored on your device’s hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your web browser if your browser’s preferences allow it. Many websites do this whenever a user visits their website in order to track online traffic flows. Similar technologies are also often used within emails to understand whether the email has been read or if any links have been clicked. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the TiE London website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. During the course of any visit to TiE London website, the pages you see, along with a cookie, are downloaded to your device. Many websites do this, because cookies enable website publishers to do useful things like find out whether the device (and probably its user) has visited the website before. This is done on a repeat visit by checking to see, and finding, the cookie left there on the last visit.

b) What type of cookies does TiE London use?

The TiE London website uses ‘session variable’ type cookies. Information supplied by cookies can help us to understand the profile of our visitors and help us to provide you with a better user experience. When you exit the website this ‘session variables’ information is deleted and no record of it is held by us.

c) TiE London cookies and how to reject cookies

If you wish to control what cookies are set on your device through the TiE London website, then you can find out how to do this in the Managing Cookies section of the TiE London website. It is important to note that if you change your settings and block certain cookies, this means that certain features which you have chosen cannot be provided and you will not be able to take full advantage of some of the websites’ features.

d) Other information collected from web browsers

Your web browser may also provide TiE London with information about your devices, such as an IP address and details about the browser that you are using and access to your device’s location through the web-browser if you have chosen to do so.

e) Managing Cookies

You can choose to delete existing cookies, allow or block all cookies, and set preferences for certain websites.

7. What Information will TiE London collect from telephone calls

TiE London may record and monitor inbounds and outbound calls and electronic traffic for training purposes. We may also collect: telephony log information, such as your phone number, calling-party number, forwarding numbers, time and date of calls, duration of call information and types of calls.

a) Why do we collect this data?

We collect this data to be able to supply the information or service outlined at section 2 above.

b) What do we do with the data?

Any personal data provided to us will be used exclusively for providing you with the information or services you have requested. We use the information to provide, maintain, protect and improve the services, to develop new ones and to protect TiE London and our users.

We do not pass any of your personal data to outside organisations and/or individuals, except with your explicit consent. This is only necessary when we need to share your information in order to provide the information or service requested. We do not collect personal information for commercial purposes.

c) How does TiE London collect data?

We use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit the TiE London website or Members Portal. This may include using cookie type or similar technologies to identify your browser or device and obtain the other information listed above in Section 3. We use these technologies to collect and store information when you interact with our services.

d) What Data Protection & Data Security are in place?

We work hard to protect TiE London and our users from unauthorised access to or unauthorised alteration, disclosure or destruction of information that we hold. In particular:

  • We review our information collection, storage and processing practices, including physical security measures, to guard against unauthorised access to systems.
  • We restrict access to personal information to TiE London employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it for us and who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations. They may be disciplined, or their contract terminated if they fail to meet these obligations.

Data is maintained under the provisions of the Data Protection Act (1998) and ISO 27001 Certified Security Framework.

8. How we use Personal Data.

TiE London will use your personal information for a number of purposes including the following:

Providing Services and Features

TiE London will use the information we collect to provide, personalise, maintain and improve our products and services. This includes using the information for the following:

  • to provide our services, activities and to deal with your requests and enquiries;
  • for “service administration purposes”, which means that the TiE London may contact you for reasons related to the service, activity you have signed up for (e.g. to provide you with password reminders, to notify you of planned service outage, your usage/activity, to notify you of updates to our Privacy and Cookies Policy or Terms of Use, to let you know if your account is likely to become inactive or dormant for some reason)
  • to provide you with email newsletter, if you are signed-in or subscribed to them. If you do not wish to continue to receive these services, then you can unsubscribe from the newsletters.
  • to use IP addresses and device identifiers to identify the location of users, to block disruptive use, to establish the number of visits from different countries and to determine wherever you are accessing the services from.

Customer Support

TiE London uses the information we collect (including recordings of customer support calls after notice to you and with your consent) to assist you when you contact our customer support services, including to:

  • Direct your questions to the appropriate customer support person
  • Investigate and address your concerns
  • Monitor and improve our customer support responses

Research and Development

We may use the information we collect for testing, research, analysis and new service development.This allows us to improve and enhance the safety and security of our services, develop new features and products, and facilitate compliance and competency solutions in connection with our services. This includes using the information for the following:

  • to provide, maintain, protect and improve the services, to develop new ones.
  • to provide you with the most user-friendly navigation experience.
  • to ensure that our website content works in the most popular browsers and to identify any related problems we may identify which type of browser and operating system is used to access the TiE London website.
  • to disclose information in aggregate (so that no individuals are identified) for marketing and strategic development purposes.

Legal Proceedings and Requirements

We may use the information we collect to investigate or address claims or disputes relating to your use of TiE London services, or as otherwise allowed by applicable law.

Where TiE London proposes using your personal information for any other uses we will ensure that we notify you first. Please see section 11 below for details.

9. Your TiE London Member Account

If you have registered for a TiE London account this will also allow you to login to the TiE London website and other TiE London websites and download mobile Apps. To provide you with a seamless experience, it may be necessary to share your personal information between them. We will only share what we need to in order to provide the service you are using – we will never routinely share all of the data we each hold about you.

10. When will TiE London contact me?

TiE London may contact you:

  • in relation to any service, activity or online content you have signed up for in order

to ensure that TiE London can deliver the services to you, e.g. to verify your email when you sign up for a TiE London account, or to help you reset your password or to check if you still want to use the service (if your account is dormant);

  • in relation to any correspondence we receive from you or any comment or complaint you make about TiE London products or services;
  • in relation to any contribution you have submitted to the TiE London, e.g. on the TiE London message boards or via text or voicemail message;
  • to invite you to participate in surveys about the TiE London services (participation is always voluntary); and for marketing purposes, where you have agreed to this

We will never contact you to ask for your TiE London account password, or other login information. Please be cautious if you receive any emails or calls from people asking for this information and claiming to be from the TiE London

11. Will I be contacted for marketing purposes?

TiE London will only send you emails or otherwise contact you for marketing purposes, or to promote new services, activities or content where you have agreed to this. Where you have agreed to receive these communications, we may personalise the message content based upon any information you have provided to us and your use of TiE London portal.

12. Will TiE London share my information with anyone else?

We will keep your information within TiE London except where disclosure is required or permitted by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies) or as described in this section and section 14 below. We may share your information with third parties where this is necessary to provide you with a service you have signed up for.

TiE London uses third parties to process your information on our behalf, for example we use specialist companies to provide services, analysis, sending mass emails, SMS, PUSH, telephone/conference calls and newsletters. TiE London requires these third parties to comply strictly with its instructions and TiE London requires that they do not use your personal information for their own business purposes, unless you have explicitly consented to the use of your personal information in this way. We may share your personal information internally (i.e. with other divisions) for example, to check your details against product licensing databases.

Do you share my data with other organisations?

We keep your data inside TiE London and use it to give you services or improve your experience. This means we only share it:

  • When you ask us to or give us your permission?
  • To give you a service you’ve requested. For example, we use specialist companies to provide services for us, like sending email newsletters.
  • To provide content and services to you through a partner’s platform
  • For regulatory or legal purposes.

When we share your data outside TiE London

We will:

  • Always share it in a secure way
  • Make sure it’s treated consistently with our privacy promise
  • Not allow other companies to use it to contact you with their own marketing.

When we share your data within the TiE London

We might share your data for research, analysis, or marketing purposes.

Who else can see how I’ve been using the Site?

Only TiE London authorised personnel can view the personal data you provide to us.

Do you transfer to third country safeguards?

We do not transfer your data to third countries. Your data will always be held securely in our UK based data centres.

13. Offensive or inappropriate content on TiE London websites

If you create, post or send offensive, inappropriate or objectionable content anywhere on or to the TiE London websites or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour on any TiE London service, TiE London may use your personal information to stop such behaviour. Where TiE London reasonably believes that you are or may be in breach of any applicable laws (e.g. because content you have posted may be defamatory), TiE London may use your personal information to inform relevant third parties such as your employer, internet provider or law enforcement agencies about the content and your behaviour.

14. What if I am a user aged under 18?

Please do not create an account if you are under 18 and want to register for a TiE London account.

If you are aged 18 or under, please get your parent/guardian’s permission before you provide any personal information to TiE London for an account that is registered to a company or and Adult over 18 years of age.

15. How long will TiE London keep my data?

We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary for the relevant activity, or as long as is set out in any relevant contract you hold with the TiE London. If your organisation’s system administrator deletes your TiE London account then your personal information is deleted immediately, and the remaining information is anonymised for analytical purposes. For further information about deleting your TiE London account, please see section 12.

Where you contribute content together with your personal information (User Generated Content or UGC) please refer to our Terms of Use for further information about how long we may store such material.

Your data will only be held as long as you remain a client of TiE London and for 7 year thereafter to meet our legal obligations under The Investigatory Powers Act 2016, which mandates the retention of this information.

16. Can I delete or amend my Personal Data?

You can always delete or amend your TiE London account via your organisation’s system administrator, who has the right to do so.  Deleting your account will erase any personal information in your account that we have about you and it will mean any data we hold about how you have used the TiE London will be made anonymous.

IMPORTANT:  If you delete your TiE London account then you will be unable to access your TiE London account or RSVP to events.

17. How can I find out what Personal Information TiE London hold about me?

Email louise@london.tie.org.

Accessing and updating your personal information

Whenever you use our services, we aim to provide you with access to your personal information. If that information is wrong, we strive to give you ways to update it quickly or to delete it – unless we have to keep that information for legitimate business or legal purposes. When updating your personal information, we may ask you to verify your identity before we can act on your request.

We may reject requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort (for example, developing a new system or fundamentally changing an existing practice), risk the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup systems).

Where we can provide information access and correction, we will do so free of charge, except where it would require a disproportionate effort. We aim to maintain our services in a manner that protects information from accidental or malicious destruction. Because of this, after you delete information from our services, we may not immediately delete residual copies from our active servers and may not remove information from our backup systems.

Under the Data Protection Act you have the right to request a copy of the personal information TiE London holds about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected We will use reasonable efforts be consistent with our legal duty to supply, correct or delete personal information about you on our files.

Please address requests and questions about this or any other question about this Privacy and Cookies Policy to the Data Protection, TiE London Limited, 19 Heather Park Drive, Wembley, London HAO 1SS. Email  support@Crises-Control.com

If there is a cost (make a cheque payable to TiE London Limited) and you’ll need to provide two copies of your ID. These can include you’re:

  • Passport
  • Driving licence
  • Birth certificate
  • Utility bill (from the last three months)
  • Current vehicle registration document
  • Bank statement (from the last three months)
  • Rent book (from the last three months)

18. Changes to our Privacy and Cookies Policy

This Privacy and Cookies Policy may be updated from time to time, so you may wish to check it each time you submit personal information to TiE London. The date of the most recent revisions will appear on this page. If you do not agree to these changes, please do not continue to use TiE London websites to submit personal information to the TiE London. You can also delete your TiE London account at any time. If material changes are made to the Privacy and Cookies Policy, for instance affecting how we would like to use your personal information, we will notify you by placing a prominent notice on the website.

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this policy without your explicit consent. We will post any Privacy Policy changes on this page. If the changes are significant we will

19. What is the scope of our Privacy Policy?

This privacy policy only covers our website. Links within our website to external websites are not covered by this policy and remains the responsibility of the owners of these sites.

20. Contacting TiE London about this Privacy and Cookies Policy

If you any questions or comments about this Privacy and Cookies Policy please contact: Data Protection Officer, TiE London, 19 Heather Park Drive,  Wembley, London HA0 1SS. (Email ricks@transputec.com)

21. Who is the Data Controller for TiE London?

The Data Controller is the person who decides what data will be collected, how it will be collected, who will access it, what it will be used for, how it will be secured and how long it will be kept.

The Data Controller is: Rickie Sehgal, TiE London Ltd, 19 Heather Park Drive,  Wembley, London HA0 1SS . Email: ricks@transputec.com

22. Key Terms

Application data cache

An application data cache is a data repository on a device. It can, for example, enable a web application to run without an Internet connection and improve the performance of the application by enabling faster loading of content.

Browser web storage

Browser web storage enables websites to store data in a browser on a device. When used in “local storage” mode, it enables data to be stored across sessions (for example, so that the data is retrievable even after the browser has been closed and reopened). One technology that facilitates web storage is HTML 5.

Device

A device is a computer that can be used to access TiE London services. For example, a device could be a desktop, tablet or smartphone.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer, tablet or mobile phone (all referred to here as a “device”) web browser from a website’s computer and is stored on your device’s hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your web browser if your browser’s preferences allow it. Many websites do this whenever a user visits their website in order to track online traffic flows. Similar technologies are also often used within emails to understand whether the email has been read or if any links have been clicked. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the TiE London website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. During the course of any visit to TiE London website, the pages you see, along with a cookie, are downloaded to your device. Many websites do this, because cookies enable website publishers to do useful things like find out whether the device (and probably its user) has visited the website before. This is done on a repeat visit by checking to see, and finding, the cookie left there on the last visit.

 

Affiliates

An affiliate is an entity that belongs to the TiE London group of companies.

HTTP Referrer

An HTTP Referrer is information transmitted to a destination web page by a web browser, typically when you click a link to that web page. The HTTP Referrer contains the URL of the last web page that the browser visited.

IP address

Every device connected to the Internet is assigned a number known as an Internet protocol (IP) address. These numbers are usually assigned in geographic blocks. An IP address can often be used to identify the location from which a device is connecting to the Internet.

Non-personally identifiable information

This is information that is recorded about users so that it no longer reflects or references an individually identifiable user.

Personal information

This is information that you provide to us which personally identifies you, such as your name, email address or billing information, or other data which can be reasonably linked to such information by TiE London, such as information we associate with your TiE London Account.

Pixel tag

A pixel tag is a type of technology placed on a website or within the body of an email for the purpose of tracking activity on websites, or when emails are opened or accessed, and is often used in combination with cookies.

Sensitive Categories

An advertising category may be sensitive if it relates to topics such as race, religion, sexual orientation or health. When showing you tailored ads, we may associate an identifier from cookies or similar technologies with topics such as “Cooking and Recipes” or “Air Travel”, but not with sensitive categories. We impose a similar policy on our advertisers.

Sensitive personal information

This is a particular category of personal information relating to confidential medical facts, racial or ethnic origins, political or religious beliefs or sexuality.

Server logs

Like most websites, our servers automatically record the page requests made when you visit our sites. These “server logs” typically include your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.