VFA’s Commitment to Privacy Protection

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to VFA; therefore, we conduct our business in accordance with the appropriate laws on data privacy protection and data security. Please read the following to help you understand what data VFA may collect, how VFA uses and protects that data, and with whom we may share it.

We do not sell, rent or lease any of your contact information to third parties.

Collection and Use of Personal Data
Through our Web sites, VFA will not collect any personal data about you (e.g. your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address), unless you voluntarily choose to provide us with it (e.g. by registration, form submittal, etc.), provide your consent, or unless otherwise permitted by applicable laws and regulations for the protection of your personal data.

Purpose of Use
If personal data is provided, we use it to respond to any inquiries, process orders or provide access to specific information or offers such as webinars, case studies and demos. You have a right to correct and modify any personal information that may be stored. To request that personal data be corrected, modified or deleted, please use our subscription center.

Also, to support our customer relationship with our clients:
• We may store personal data to better understand your business needs and how we can continue to improve our products and services;
• Or we may use personal data to contact you about a VFA offer that suits your business needs.

Purpose Limitation
VFA will collect personal data provided by you online solely for the intentions disclosed to you. Exceptions include:
• If the original disclosure of personal data directly relates to any additional information that may be of interest to you,
• If it is necessary to prepare, negotiate and perform a contract with you,
• If it is required by law or judicial authorities,
• If it is necessary to establish or support a legal claim or defense,
• If it is necessary to inhibit fraud or other illegal activities.

Utilization of Data
Through your activity within our Web site, any personal communications or utilization data (e.g. IP address, activity on the beginning, middle, or end of each access) will be generated and collected through our networks and is performed in compliance with the necessary data privacy protection legal framework provided in your home country.

Non-Personal Data Collected Automatically
When accessing our Web sites, any non-personal data (e.g. type of Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the Web site from which you came, number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed) is collected automatically on our server logs. This data may be used to measure our websites’ activity and to improve the performance and content of the pages viewed. This data is not connected to any personal data that we may have for you.

“Cookies”
Cookies are information tracks stored automatically on your computer. When you view one of our Web sites, some data may be stored on your computer next time you visit. Cookies allow us to tailor a Web site to match your interests and activity and can store information to keep you from having to re-enter it each time. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to manage your Cookies settings.

Security
VFA uses industry-standard security measures to provide the best protection against any unwanted or unlawful destruction, alteration or unauthorized disclosure of your personal data.

Links to Other Web Sites
VFA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other Web sites that are linked on our Web site.
Questions and Comments
If you have any questions or comments regarding your personal information or our privacy policy, please email us at info@vfa.com.