Privacy Policy2018-05-24T20:34:41+00:00

Privacy Policy

Please read this Terms of Use Agreement (this “Agreement”) carefully before using 10thMagnitude.com.

YOU AGREE AND ACKNOWLEGE THAT BY USING 10THMAGNITUDE.COM, YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT.

1. Ownership of Site and Restrictions on Use of Content

The 10thMagnitude.com website (“10thMagnitude.com” or “Website”) is owned by 10th Magnitude (“10th Magnitude”). You acknowledge that the Website may contain information, communications, software, photos, text, video, graphics, music, sounds, images and other material, content and services (collectively “Content”), which is generally provided by 10th Magnitude or by licensors of 10th Magnitude. Notwithstanding the fact that 10th Magnitude permits access to the Content, you acknowledge and agree that the Content, its use and/or the use of this website is protected by patents, copyrights, trademarks, and other proprietary and intellectual property rights, that these rights are valid and protected in all media now existing or later developed, and that your use of the Content shall be governed and constrained by applicable patent, copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Modification or use of the 10thMagnitude.com website and/or the Content or any portion thereof for any commercial purpose is a violation of patent, copyright, trademark and other proprietary and intellectual property rights owned by 10th Magnitude and third parties. Without limiting any of the foregoing, you understand and agree that if you copy any Content or portion thereof for any purpose not expressly permitted in this Agreement, whether or not such copying or use is for your commercial gain, you are violating the rights of 10th Magnitude and/or its licensors, and may be subject to criminal and/or civil prosecution.

In addition to 10th Magnitude’s and its licensors’ rights in individual elements of the Contents, 10th Magnitude owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of the Content. The Website may permit you to download and/or print certain Content and you may do so, and you may make a limited, reasonable number of copies of such downloaded and/or printed Content solely for your internal business purposes and no other purpose whatsoever, provided that all such copies are a complete and accurate copy of the downloaded and/or printed Content and further provided that all such copies include any proprietary notices of 10th Magnitude’s; all such copies (whether printed or electronic) are considered Content hereunder, and subject to the terms of this Agreement. Except for the limited right to download, print and/or copy as described in the preceding sentence, and notwithstanding anything else herein to the contrary, you understand that you may not otherwise copy, modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, incorporate into another website or printed materials, or in any other way exploit 10thMagnitude.com and/or any of the Content (in whole or in party) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed (collectively, “Use”), even if you attribute such Content or Use to 10th Magnitude or its licensors.

2. Submitted Data

You agree that you shall not upload to the Website any data, files, content or other information (“Submitted Data”), or otherwise transmit on or through this website, any Submitted Data that are subject to any rights of any third parties, or in which any holder of such rights has not given express authorization for distribution by you. By providing Submitted Data to 10th Magnitude, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such Submitted Data has expressly granted, the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to Use the Submitted Data.

Any personal information, such as your name, email address or other contact information provided to 10th Magnitude shall be handled in accordance with, and subject to, the 10th Magnitude Privacy Policy described below in Section 13 and not this Section 2.

3. Display of Products and Services

We use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that the colors, design and details of the products and services displayed on 10thMagnitude.com are accurate. However, we cannot and do not guarantee that the colors, design, and/or detail, as displayed by your monitor, will be accurate and we assume no responsibility whatsoever for such difference in color, design and details.

10thMagnitude reserves the right at any time and without notice to change the products and or services that are described on the Website.

4. Prohibited Conduct and Use

You agree to use 10thMagnitude.com only for lawful purposes. You are expressly prohibited from transmitting through 10thMagnitude.com any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, including without limitation, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law (collectively, “Prohibited Conduct”). You agree and acknowledge that 10th Magnitude is not responsible or liable to you or any other party for any Prohibited Conduct by any user of 10thMagnitude.com at any time.

Notwithstanding anything in this Agreement to the contrary, 10th Magnitude is in no way obligated to monitor any user’s use of or to monitor, retain, review and/or edit Submitted Data or any information provided by any user and transmitted through 10thMagnitude.com. However, 10th Magnitude does reserve the right, at any time, to monitor, review, retain, edit and/or disclose any information (including ay Submitted Data) as 10th Magnitude determines necessary, in its sole discretion, to: (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request; (ii) protect and defend 10th Magnitude’s rights and property; (iii) enforce this Agreement; (iv) protect against misuse or unauthorized use of 10thMagnitude.com; and (v) protect the interests of 10th Magnitude’s users or the public.

You are expressly prohibited from using a false e-mail address or other identifying information and from using 10thMagnitude.com in any way to send emails or other messages to people or other entities.

5. Linked Sites

This Website may contain links to other websites solely for your convenience. 10th Magnitude does not endorse nor make any warranties or representations about any website you may access through a link from 10thMagnitude.com. You agree and acknowledge that you (and not 10th Magnitude) assume all risk for any dealings or transactions of any nature, including without limitation, the purchase of any products or services from, or the reliance upon any information or materials contained in, such linked sites. Please note that such other websites may have terms of use and/or privacy policies different from 10th Magnitude’s and any use of such other websites and/or ay information you provide to or through such other websites will be subject to the terms or use and privacy policies of those other websites and not 10th Magnitude’s. 10th Magnitude shall have no responsibility or liability for acts or omissions of any party (including you) with respect to such other websites.

6. Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL 10TH MAGNITUDE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM ANY PRODUCTS, GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE TRANSMITTED FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT AND/OR OTHER MATERIALS IN THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF 10TH MAGNITUDE OR A 10TH MAGNITUDE AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL 10TH MAGNITUDE’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE EXCEED $100. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

This Section 6 applies only to damages, losses and causes of action that arise through your use of, or inability to use, this Website, any Content or other materials on this Website and/or any products or services purchased through this Website, if applicable. Without limiting the foregoing, in the event you and 10th Magnitude enter into a written agreement for products or services, the provisions of such written agreement (and not this Agreement, including this Section 6) shall govern your acquisition and use of such products or services.

7. Disclaimer

THE CONTENT AND ANY OTHER MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, 10TH MAGNITUDE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. 10TH MAGNITUDE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS IN THIS WEBSITE OR AY CONTENT OR OTHER MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE, WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. 10TH MAGNITUDE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE CONTENT AND/OR OTHER MATERIALS IN THIS WEBSITE REGARDING THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT 10TH MAGNITUDE) ASSUME ALL RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY CONTENT AND/OR OTHER MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE.

8. Your Feedback

If you contact 10th Magnitude with information including, without limitation, feedback data (e.g., questions, comments, suggestions or the like) regarding this Website, the Content or any item on this Website (collectively, “Information”), the Information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and 10th Magnitude shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to the Information. In addition, you agree and acknowledge that 10th Magnitude shall be free to Use and distribute the Information to others without limitation, and to authorize others to do the same. Further, 10th Magnitude shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in the Information for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, developing, manufacturing and marketing products and other items incorporating the Information. 10th Magnitude shall not be liable or owe any compensation for the Use or disclosure of the Information.

9. Usage by Children

10th Magnitude does not solicit the use of 10thMagnitude.com by minors. However, 10th Magnitude cannot prevent such use or purchase and cannot prevent minors from visiting 10thMagnitude.com. Parents, guardians and those responsible for supervising minors are solely responsible for determining what materials, products and services are suitable for such children to view.

10th Magnitude requires that use of this 10thMagnitude.com website be made either by individuals 18 years old or older. EACH TIME YOU USE THIS 10THMAGNITUDE.COM WEBSITE OR PURCHASE A PRODUCT OR SERVICE FROM THIS 10THMAGNITUDE.COM WEBSITE, YOU ARE REPRESENTING THAT YOU ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.

10. Jurisdictional Issues

Unless otherwise specified, the Content and/or other materials on the Website are presented solely for the purpose of promoting products and services available in the United States, its territories, possessions and protectorates. 10th Magnitude makes no representation that Content and/or other materials on this Website, or the products and services promoted on this Website, are appropriate or available for use outside the United States. Those who choose to access this Website from outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. Software from this Website is further subject to United States export controls. No software from this Website may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria or any other country to which the United States has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department’s Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using the software, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.

This Agreement is governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Venue and personal jurisdiction shall lie solely in the state and federal courts located in this State of Illinois. If any provision of this Agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified, except as provided in Section 12.

11. Termination

This Agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this Agreement at any time by destroying all Content and/or other materials obtained from this Website, all copies thereof. This Agreement may terminate immediately without notice from 10th Magnitude if in 10th Magnitude’s sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of this Agreement. Upon termination, you must destroy all Content and/or other materials obtained from this Website, and all copies thereof. Termination will not affect any rights, obligations or liabilities that arose prior to such termination.

12. Changes and Modifications

10th Magnitude may change, add or delete Content, products, materials, services, programs and the like that are described in this Website at any time without notice. 10th Magnitude reserves the right to update, modify, revise or otherwise change this Agreement at any time with or without prior notice. Your use of 10thMagnitude.com at any time after such update, modification, revision or change constitutes your acceptance of such update, modification, revision or change. You are encouraged to review this Agreement periodically.

13. Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. If you provide your contact information or create a new user account at 10thMagnitude.com, we collect your name, email address and other contact information (“Contact Information”). This Contact Information will be used to process your request, provide you information that you request or that we feel would be useful to you, and to contact you regarding your request, if applicable. In addition, we may share your Contact Information in the context of a merger, acquisition or corporate restructuring of 10th Magnitude, and with third parties with whom we have business relationships. By providing your Contact Information to 10th Magnitude via 10thMagnitude.com, you expressly consent to our collection, storage and use of your Contact Information as described in this Privacy Policy.

When do we collect personal data about you?

  • When you purchase our products and services.
  • When you interact with us in person, through correspondence, by phone, by social media, or through our websites.
  • When we collect personal information from other legitimate sources, such as third-party data aggregators, 10th Magnitude marketing partners, public sources or social networks. We only use this data if you have given your consent to them to share your personal data with others.
  • We may collect personal data if it is considered to be of legitimate interest, and if this interest is not overridden by your privacy interests. Before data is collected we make sure an assessment is made, ensuring that there is an established mutual interest between you and 10th Magnitude.

Why do we collect and use personal data?

  • We collect and use personal data mainly to perform direct sales, direct marketing, and customer service. We also collect data about suppliers, partners, and persons seeking a job or working in our company.
  • We may use your information for the following purposes:
    • Send you marketing communications which you have requested. These may include information about our products and services, events, activities, and promotions of our associated partners’ products and services.
    • Send you information about the products and/or services that you have purchased from us.
    • Perform direct sales activities in cases where legitimate and mutual interest is established.
    • Provide you content and venue details on a webinar or event you signed up for.
    • Reply to a ‘Contact me’ or other web forms you have completed on one of our 10th Magnitude websites (e.g. to download a whitepaper).
    • Follow up on incoming requests (customer support, emails, chats, or phone calls).
    • Provide you with access and services related to our products and/or services.
    • Perform contractual obligations such as order confirmation, license details, invoice, reminders, and similar. The contract may be with 10th Magnitude directly or with a 10th Magnitude partner.
    • Notify you about any disruptions to our services (system messages).
    • Contact you to conduct surveys about your opinion on our products and/or services.
    • Process a job application.

What type of personal data is collected?

We collect name, phone number, title, email address, and phone number, in addition to your company’s name and contact information. We may also collect feedback, comments and questions received from you in service-related communication and activities, such as meetings, phone calls, documents, and emails. From our websites we may collect IP-address and actions taken on the site. If you upload photos or videos, add posts or comments, etc. on community websites (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc.), the information can be read by anyone with access to those sites and used for purposes over which 10th Magnitude or you have no control. Therefore, 10th Magnitude is not responsible for any information you submit to the community websites.

If you apply for a job at 10th Magnitude, we collect the data you provide during the application process. 10th Magnitude does not collect or process any special categories of personal data, such as public unique identifiers or sensitive personal data.

We work closely with various third party product providers to bring you a range of products and services designed to meet your extended needs. In some cases, our third party providers will be acting as data processors of your information and, therefore, we advise you to read their Privacy Policy. These third party providers will share your information with us, which we will use in accordance with this Privacy Statement. You agree and acknowledge that your request may be processed, fulfilled or serviced by third parties other than 10th Magnitude, and you understand that such third parties are not limited by 10th Magnitude in their use of the information provided to them to process, fulfill or service your request.

We do not sell, rent, or trade your Contact Information to any third parties or share it with third parties (other than as described above) for promotional purposes, but we reserve the right to do so in future. We will seek your consent at that time if required.

We will disclose your personal information if required by law or if we, as a company, reasonably believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our company’s rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process. However, we will do what we can to ensure that your privacy rights continue to be protected.

10th Magnitude may also collect non-personally identifiable information including, without limitation, information regarding your operating system, browser, domain name, and your navigation through and from 10thMagnitude.com. This information is collected in the aggregate and use to improve 10thMagnitude.com and for other business purposes. 10th Magnitude may provide such aggregate information to third parties. 10th Magnitude may also store information on your computer in the form of a “cookie” or similar file. This information is used to make websites work more efficiently, as well as to provide business and marketing information to the owners of the site, and to gather such personal data as browser type and operating system, referring page, path through site, domain of ISP, etc. for the purposes of understanding how visitors use a website. Cookies and similar technologies help us tailor our website to your personal needs, as well as to detect and prevent security threats and abuse. If used alone, cookies and web beacons do not personally identify you. We use cookies to remember users’ settings as well as for authentication and analytics. Users can control the use of cookies at the individual browser level. If you reject cookies, you may still access 10thMagnitude.com, but your ability to use some features or areas of our site may be limited. Your web browser may allow you to erase or block such files, or notify you when such file is stored. Please check your browser’s instructions for further information about such functions.

Security

The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once it is received. Although we strive to make security a priority, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security, contact us under the “Contact Us” section.

How long do we keep your personal data?

We store personal data for as long as we find it necessary to fulfill the purpose for which the personal data was collected, while also considering our need to answer your queries or resolve possible problems, to comply with legal requirements under applicable laws, to attend to any legal claims/complaints, and for safeguarding purposes. This means that we may retain your personal data for a reasonable period of time after your last interaction with us. When the personal data that we have collected is no longer required, we will delete it in a secure manner. We may process data for statistical purposes, but in such cases, data will be anonymized.

You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

  • The right to request a copy of your personal data that 10th Magnitude holds about you.
  • The right to request that 10th Magnitude corrects your personal data if inaccurate or out of date.
  • The right to request that your personal data is deleted when it is no longer necessary for 10th Magnitude to retain such data. The right to withdraw any consent to personal data processing at any time. For example, your consent to receive e-marketing communications:
    • If you want to withdraw your consent to e-marketing, please make use of the link to manage your subscriptions included in our communication. Please note that you may still receive system messages and administrative communications from 10th Magnitude about your account activities.
    • The right to request that 10th Magnitude provides you with your personal data and, if possible, to pass on this information directly (in a portable format) to another data controller when the processing is based on consent or contract. The right to request a restriction on further data processing, in case there is a dispute in relation to the accuracy or processing of your personal data.
    • The right to object to the processing of personal data, in case data processing has been based on legitimate interest and/or direct marketing.
    • If you have any questions about your data, contact us under the “Contact Us” section.

14. Contact Us

Any query about your Privacy Rights should be sent to info@10thmagnitude.com or to:
10th Magnitude
Legal/Privacy Department
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 530
Chicago, IL 60606