Statement of Privacy

CandidAdvisors, LLC is committed to respecting the privacy of our users. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to CandidAdvisors, LLC.

Your data will be stored and processed in whole or in part in the United States. The information we gather on the CandidAdvisors, LLC web site may be shared within CandidAdvisors, LLC affiliated companies on a worldwide basis in order to deliver the products and services we offer to employers. "Affiliated companies" means entities that control, are controlled by or are under common control with CandidAdvisors, LLC, Inc.

The CandidAdvisors, LLC web site contains links to other web sites over which we have no control. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other web sites to which you choose to link from our web site. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other web sites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information.

Collection and Use of Information by CandidAdvisors, LLC

In some areas of CandidAdvisors, LLC, we request or may request that you provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, contact information, billing information and any other information from which your identity is discernible. In other areas, we collect or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your ZIP code, age, preferences, gender, interests and favorites.

Sometimes we collect or may collect a combination of the two types of information.

We also gather or may gather certain information about your use of CandidAdvisors, LLC, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by us. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses, but is not linked to your personal information.

We may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, behavioral, and preferential and/or life style information about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information.

If you do provide such information, you are thereby consenting to the use of that information in accordance with the policies and practices described in this Privacy Statement. For example, such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving e-mail or other communications about particular products or services.

Our Use of Your Information

We use the information we gather on CandidAdvisors, LLC, whether personal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operating and improving the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site, fostering a positive user experience, and delivering the products and services that we offer.

We may use your contact information in order to send you e-mail or other communications regarding updates at the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site, to contact you about your opinion of current products and services or potential new products and services that may be offered. We may also provide additional communications, promotions and information on new CandidAdvisors, LLC opportunities and services which may be of interest to you. The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon the information we have about you.

In addition, you may receive free informational newsletters from us relating to topics that may be of special interest to you, such as career consulting advice.

We have areas on the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site where you can submit feedback. Any feedback you submit in these areas becomes our property, and we can use such feedback (such as success stories) for marketing purposes or to contact you for further information.

Choices Regarding the Disclosure of Personal Information to Others

We do not disclose your personal information to third parties, or your combined personal and demographic information or information about your use of CandidAdvisors, LLC (such as the areas you visit or the services you access), except as set forth below.

1. We disclose information to third parties if you consent to such disclosure to determine whether you might be interested in the opportunities, products or services of a particular third-party.
2. We disclose information to companies and individuals we employ to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include hosting our Web servers, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. These companies and individuals will have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their functions, but they may not share that information with any other third party.
3. We disclose information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect our rights or property or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
4. We disclose and transfer information to a third party who acquires all or a substantial portion of our business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In addition, in the event we become the subject of a bankruptcy proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or our trustee in bankruptcy may sell, license or otherwise dispose of such information in a transaction approved by the bankruptcy court. You will be notified of sale of all or a substantial portion of our business to a third party via email or through a prominent notice posted on the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site.

Other Uses of Information

We also share aggregated anonymous information about visitors to CandidAdvisors, LLC (for example, the number of visitors to CandidAdvisors, LLC's Government section) with its clients, partners and other third parties so that they can understand the kinds of visitors to the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site and how those visitors use the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site.

Posting to Public Areas of CandidAdvisors, LLC

Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of CandidAdvisors, LLC, such as in online forums, such information may be collected and used by others over whom we have no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of CandidAdvisors, LLC.

Use of Cookies

We use "cookies" to help personalize and maximize your online experience and time online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a Web page server. Cookies are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to your computer, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize CandidAdvisors, LLC pages, or register for services, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information (such as user name, password and preferences). Because of our use of cookies, we can deliver faster and more accurate results and a more personalized site experience. When you return to http://CandidAdvisors.com, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized. We also use cookies to track click streams and for load balancing.

You may have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline all cookies if you prefer. Alternatively, you may be able to modify your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis. If you choose to decline cookies, however, that may hinder performance and negatively impact your experience on the CandidAdvisors.com web site.

Use of Web Beacons

CandidAdvisors, LLC web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) that allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. Web beacons are not used to access your personally identifiable information; they are a technique we use to compile aggregated statistics about our Web site usage. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.

You may not decline web beacons, however, they can be rendered ineffective by declining all cookies or modifying your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis.

Security of the Personal Information

We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.

Children

The CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13.

Safe Harbor

We intend to participate in the Department of Commerce's Safe Harbor Framework arising out of the U.S. implementation of the European Union Data Protection Directive. We will certify adherence to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles for the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site. For more information about the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles and to view our certification, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce's Safe Harbor Web site. If you would like to contact us directly about the Safe Harbor program, please send an e-mail to info@CandidAdvisors.com

Changes to Privacy Statement

If we decide to materially change our Privacy Statement for CandidAdvisors, LLC we will post those changes through a prominent notice on the web site so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it.

If at any time, you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Statement or believe that we have not adhered to this Privacy Statement, please feel free to email us at info@CandidAdvisors.com or call us at 404 478 4112 and speak to one of our representatives.

Contact Information

CandidAdvisors, LLC is the name under which CandidAdvisors, LLC, Inc., a Delaware Limited Liability Company. CandidAdvisors, LLC, is the legal entity which determines the purposes and means of processing the information gathered at the CandidAdvisors, LLC Web site.

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Update effective June 23, 2009