Revised: February 28, 2012
Protecting personally identifying information is a core Teal Group Corporation value. This Privacy Statement describes how Teal Group Corporation collects and uses the personally identifying information you provide on our Web sites and on Teal Group Corporation Internet applications that appear on third party websites. It also describes the choices available to you regarding Teal Group Corporation's use of your personally identifying information and the steps you can take to access this information and to request that we correct or delete it.
If you have questions about this Privacy Statement or want to contact us regarding how we handle your data, please send an email to us through our Contact Us page or write to us at:
Teal Group Corporation
3900 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
How We Collect and Use Your Personally Identifying Information
We use collected information to provide you with customer support and to communicate regularly with you. While providing you with customer support (including through the live chat feature on our website) we may also gather additional information from you. From time to time we will also offer you the opportunity to receive information about privacy-related products or services offered by our third-party partners. We will not share your personally identifying information with these third parties for their marketing purposes, unless we have your permission to do so.
We use information submitted through our Web site or collected through email or hard copy surveys to analyze the characteristics of our customers and improve our services. We will occasionally provide anonymized aggregated statistics about our visitors to third parties, or to the general public.
If you wish to sign up for Teal Group Corporation offerings such as our newsletter, or to simply obtain information about Teal Group Corporation programs and services, we will collect your name, email address, phone number, and additional company information. We use this information to contact you about your request, to assist you in the application process or to follow up with you about the programs and services in which you have expressed an interest.
Teal Group Corporation Communications
If you sign up for Teal Group Corporation newsletters, webinars, our online behavioral advertising notice opt-out reminder e-mails, or other communications or you want to contact us generally, we will collect your contact information to fulfill your request. To unsubscribe, follow the unsubscribe link that appears at the end of each communication, or go to our "Unsubscribe" page.
Other Information We Collect
We occasionally conduct online consumer surveys to learn about your views on important privacy issues. We do not collect personally identifying information in these surveys. We use the survey data for research and to improve our services.
-help you navigate our website
-facilitate the sign up and login process for our services
-personalize your experience
-analyze which pages our site visitors visit
-measure advertising and promotional effectiveness
Please note that some cookies may be placed by a third party service provider who performs some of these functions for us.
Information Automatically Collected By Our Site
As is true of most Web sites, we gather Web server log file information automatically such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system. We use this information to administer our website, understand how visitors navigate through our Site and to enhance your experience while using our Site.
How We Share Your Personally Identifying Information
We may provide your personally identifying information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as web site analytics or offering customer service. These third parties are authorized to use your personally identifying information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
We may also disclose your personally identifying information:
-as required by law such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process
when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud or respond to a written government request.
-if Teal Group Corporation becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, we will provide notice before personally identifying information becomes subject to a different privacy statement
to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.
We will share your personally identifying information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this Privacy Statement. We do not otherwise sell your personally identifying information to third parties.
Accessing and Updating your Personally Identifying Information
To review and update your personally identifying information to ensure it is accurate, contact us; or, if you are a Teal Group Corporation customer, use our online tools.
Teal Group Corporation will make commercially reasonable efforts to provide you reasonable access to any of your personally identifying information we maintain within 30 days of your access request. We provide this access so you can review it, make corrections or request deletion of your data. If we cannot honor your request within the 30-day period, we will tell you when we will provide access. In the unlikely event that we cannot provide you access to this information, we will explain why we cannot do so.
Providing security for the personally identifying information you submit via our Site is a priority for Teal Group Corporation. We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to; or unauthorized alteration, disclosure, or destruction; of your personally identifying information. We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to encrypt the transmission of data on the Teal Group Corporation feedback, payment and login pages. Please be aware, however, that no transmission of information via the Internet can be entirely secure. You should, therefore, always use caution when submitting personally identifying information online.
Links to Other Web Sites
This Privacy Statement applies to Teal Group Corporation Web services only. Our Site includes links to other Web sites. If you submit personally identifying information to any of those sites, your information is subject to their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
Please note that this Privacy Statement may change from time to time. If we change this privacy statement in ways that affect how we use your personally identifying information, we will advise you of choices you may have as a result of those changes. We will also post a notice on our home page that this Privacy Statement has changed.
Returns and refunds are only accepted within 30 days of the initial sale date. Any hardcopy product returned is subject to a $150 restocking fee.
We offer a 10% discount on orders of $10,000 (product price) and over. This applies to orders from the Briefing Book Series delivered in hardcopy (print) or CD-Roms.
Teal Group Corporation User License Agreement
This is a legal agreement between you, the Licensee, and Teal Group Corporation, the Licensor. You are agreeing to be bound by the terms of this agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this agreement, promptly return the license with all documentation that was provided as part of the license package.
Teal Group Corporation Online License
1. GRANT OF LICENSE - Teal Group Corporation grants to you the right to use one "user copy" of the Teal Group Corporation Online program, including one "user ID" and one "password."
2. COPYRIGHT - The Teal Group Corporation Online service, including "user ID" and "passwords" unique to the subscribed to Online service, is owned by Teal Group Corporation and is protected by the United States copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Therefore, you must treat the Teal Group Corporation Online service like any other copyrighted material. All use consistent with the provisions of US copyright law is considered permissible use under this agreement. All other rights are reserved. Licensee acknowledges that Licensor claims that infringements on these above stated rights will be liable to prosecution under U.S. civil or criminal law as well as under the Universal Copyright Convention (U.C.C.), the Berne Convention, the Buenos Aires Convention, and numerous treaties and/or conventions signed by individual countries.
3. OTHER RESTRICTIONS - You may not rent or lease or sell the Teal Group Corporation Online service.
You agree that Teal Group Corporation or its licensor holds all rights, title and interest in all Services and all intellectual property, including other rights related to intangible property, unless otherwise indicated. You acknowledge that no title or interest in such Intellectual Property Rights is being transferred to You and You agree to make no claim of interest in any such Services.
You understand and agree that all content and materials contained in this Agreement, other policies, the Teal Group Corporation web site, and any affiliated web sites, are protected by the various copyright, patent, trademark, service mark and trade secret laws of the United States, as well as any other applicable proprietary rights and laws, and that Teal Group Corporation or its licensor expressly reserves its rights in and to all such content and materials. You further understand and agree that You are prohibited from using, in any manner whatsoever, any of the content or materials described above without the express written permission of Teal Group Corporation or its licensor. No license or right under any copyright, patent, trademark, service mark or other proprietary right or license is granted to You or conferred upon You by this Agreement or otherwise.
Teal Group Corporation will make every effort to keep its web site and Services operational. However, certain technical difficulties and other factors outside of its control may, from time to time, result in temporary service interruptions. You agree not to hold Teal Group Corporation liable for any of the consequences of such interruptions.
The failure of Teal Group Corporation to enforce any of the provisions within this Agreement or its incorporated agreements and policies against You or others shall not be construed to be a waiver of the right of Teal Group Corporation thereafter to enforce such provisions.
You agree that the terms of this Agreement are severable. If any part of this Agreement is determined to be unenforceable or invalid, that part of the agreement will be interpreted in accordance with applicable law as closely as possible, in line with the original intention of both parties to the Agreement. The remaining terms and conditions of the Agreement will remain in full force and effect.
Any questions concerning this agreement should be made to: Teal Group Corporation, 3900 University Drive, Suite 220, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA Tel: (703) 385-1992 Ext.:102 or 1-888-994-TEAL (8325) Ext. 102, or fax (703) 691-9591.