This policy is not valid for practices of third parties, unless they are owned or controlled by FindOpen.
1. Information collection
In order for the website to function properly and display such features as 'Nearby similar companies', FindOpen requires the location (address, city, state or zip code) of the users. This may be detected automatically depending on the settings of the browser, or the users are given the option to enter their location, when performing a search.
While providing this information is not mandatory, it is recommended for a better user experience.
Furthermore, the IP address of each user as well as the type and version of their browser may be detected in an automatic manner by the systems of FindOpen.
FindOpen sometimes places small data files called cookies on the devices of users. These files are generated by web servers and they are saved on the devices with the help of the browsers.
They are session based cookies used for the enabling web applications, along with certain functions or services of the website.
Users are notified about these cookies and they may disable them in their browsers.
If users choose to disable these cookies, the website or certain features may not function properly.
By default, the browsers are set to accept cookies. Users can change this in the options/settings menu of their browser. They can also set their browser to notify them prior to placing any kind of cookies on their device. For more information regarding the privacy settings of a browser or the disabling of cookies, users can check the help manual of the browser.
3. Use of data
FindOpen will use the above mentioned information (clause 1 and 2) to make the website work properly and to enhance user experience. Furthermore, FindOpen may use the collected data for promotional purposes, for establishing the preferences of a user and for customizing the services offered by the website.
Unless obligated by law to do so, FindOpen will not share this information to any third parties and shall act in accordance with the applicable laws.
FindOpen reserves the right, in its sole discretion, make further amendments to any part of this policy, whenever necessary. The users agree to accept these amendments in advance.