Privacy Policy

Service Objects not sell, rent, or lease to others, your personally identifiable information. Your privacy is important, so Service Objects has created the following Privacy Policy to let you know what information we collect when you visit our website, why we collect it and how it is used.

The terms "you," "your," and "yours" refer to the online visitor using our website, both personally and on behalf of the entity represented by that online visitor. The terms "Company", "we", "us", and "our" refer to Service Objects. This Privacy Policy is governed by our Master Services Agreement. By using our website, you consent to the data practices described in this Privacy Policy. We may periodically make changes to this Privacy Policy that we will include on this page. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy frequently and remain informed about any changes to it, so we encourage you to visit this page often.

What Personal Information Is Collected?

"Personally identifiable information" means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including without limitation a first and last name, company, home or other physical address, an email address, phone number or other contact information. When you use our website or services Service Objects may collect from you the following personally identifiable information: your first and last name, company, address, city, state and postal code, email address, and phone number. Service Objects also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our service features.

How Is Your Personal Information Used?

Service Objects uses the personally identifiable information and other collected information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy. If you provide personally identifiable information for a certain reason, we may use the personally identifiable information in connection with the reason for which it was provided. For instance, if you contact us by email, we will use the personally identifiable information you provide to answer your question or resolve your problem. Also, if you provide personally identifiable information in order to obtain access to our services, we will use such information to provide you with access to such services and to monitor your use of such services. Your personally identifiable information also may be used to provide you with new product information, monthly newsletters and support services offered on our website, to notify you of technical updates or changes in our policies, to improve the content and functionality of our website and services, to help us better understand our users, or to deliver other services.

Is The Personal Information Shared or Disclosed?

Service Objects is not in the business of selling your information. We consider this personal information to be a vital part of our relationship with you. There are, however, certain circumstances in which we may share your personally identifiable information with certain third parties without further notice to you, as follows: (i) as we develop our business, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a business sale, corporate merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, personally identifiable information may be part of the transferred assets. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer or successor of those assets may continue to use your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy; and (ii) we may disclose your personally identifiable information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) comply with a legal obligation, (b) protect and defend our rights or property, (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of our website or services or the public, or (d) protect against legal liability.

Access

In the event that you have volunteered personally identifiable information, you may correct or amend that information by editing your account profile or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Security of Your Personal Information

We will take reasonable precautions to protect personally identifiable information in our possession from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personally identifiable information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is, however, 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personally identifiable information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

How Is Your Data Used?

"Data" means any information that you send to any of our services. We do not cache copies of any Data you send us as a part of your use of the service, except for batch files that are permanently deleted after 5 days. We do not keep copies of the Data sent to us nor the responses sent to you. We do keep daily usage log for billing purposes, saving only the date that the transaction occurred.

Product Information and Security

"Product Information" means any information utilized by any of our services for validation purposes. Our address products contain publicly available information, maps and information from various information providers. Our phone products contain contact information from the published white and yellow pages of telephone directories and from directory assistance. Our email and contact verification products contain identifying information from public and private sources with secure connectivity to other information providers.

Service Objects is dedicated to maintaining the balance between the valid information needs of businesses and consumer data privacy. We only provide information to reputable firms to support consumer-initiated transactions.

  • We do not maintain credit card numbers.
  • We do not maintain date of birth records.
  • We do not maintain social security numbers.
  • We do not sell lists of contact information.
  • We do not keep copies of your HTTP requests nor your responses.
  • We do not, under any circumstances, co-mingle your Data and our Product Information.
  • We do not use your Data for data mining purposes.
  • We protect against the misuse of non-public information.

All our services can be used by companies, political organizations, non-profit organizations, government agencies and consumers through our highly secure socket layer "SSL" AES-256 encryption when providing sensitive contact information over the Internet.

Children

Service Objects is not intended for or directed to persons under the age of 18. Any person who provides their information to Service Objects represents to us that they are 18 years of age or older.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files stored by your browser in your computer when you visit our website. Cookies permit us to recognize users and avoid repetitive requests for the same information. Most browsers will accept cookies until you change your browser settings to refuse them. This Privacy Policy only covers the use of cookies by Service Objects and does not cover the use of cookies by any other third party.

Forums and Comments

If you use the forum, blog or post comments on our website, any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. Service Objects is not responsible for any personally identifiable information you choose to submit in that context or anything arising from such submissions.

Links to Other Sites

Our website may contain links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Service Objects is not responsible for the privacy policies of such other websites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected by this website.

Your Consent to This Privacy Policy

By accessing or using any of our Service Offerings, you agree to this Privacy Policy. This is our entire and exclusive Privacy Policy and it supersedes any earlier version. Our Terms of Service take precedence over any conflicting Privacy Policy provision. We may change this Privacy Policy by posting a new version of this Privacy Policy on this website which it is your responsibility to review. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about how we are protecting the personally identifiable information we collect. Your continued use of this website or Service Objects services constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.

Legal Disclaimer

Service Objects operates "AS-IS" and "AS-AVAILABLE," without liability of any kind, as more fully described in the Master Services Agreement.

Contacting Service Objects

If you believe that Service Objects has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please contact us by US Postal Mail at Service Objects Inc., 133 E De La Guerra Street #10, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, or by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to remedy the problem.

Last Updated: March 13, 2012