You must have reached the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which you live to have our permission to use this Site. Our policy is that we do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information about visitors that are under the age of majority. We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), and we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
Collection and Use of Your Personal Information.
You may visit CM INSTYLE Site without providing us with any of your personal information, but some of the services that we make available through CM INSTYLE Site require that you provide us with certain personal information such as your name, physical address, e-mail and Web site address(es) and phone number(s). In addition, we may ask you to provide us information regarding your citizenship, your employment and career requirements and preferences, your skills, experience, salary history and other similar information. For example, you will not be able to enjoy certain benefits we offer unless you become a member of our talent pool by registering within our Site (such site of registration and participation being referred to herein as the “CM INSTYLE”) by providing the personal information that we request in the registration section. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular benefit or activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity and/or gain such benefit.
By providing us with your personal information when you become a member of the CM INSTYLE you expressly consent to our using such information to: (i) provide you with services in connection with our operations as an employment/recruitment agency, (ii) contact you about your membership account or account activity (including, without limitation, setting up interviews with our recruitment specialists or potential employers), (iii) send you information about the benefits of the CM INSTYLE membership (including, without limitation, and business services, unless you have opted out of receiving any such information), and (iv) in aggregated form only, to market and promote CM INSTYLE and our business generally (for example, to inform current and potential clients regarding the number of job seekers with specific technical abilities who have posted their resumes on the CM INSTYLE). Rest assured that we only collect, use and share that personal information that you voluntarily and knowingly submit to us through CM INSTYLE.
Collection and Use of Technical Information.
What We May Share With or Otherwise Provide to Third Parties.
If we believe that your qualifications match certain job postings or general needs of our clients, we may share your resume with them, but the resume we disclose to them will have your name, address, phone number, fax number, and e-mail address deleted and replaced with the address and other contact information of CM INSTYLE.
In addition, we may provide third parties with aggregate statistics about traffic patterns, and related site information. This data reflects site usage patterns gathered during our users' visits to CM INSTYLE, but it does not contain behavioral, profile, or identifying information about any personally identified individual user. By using CM INSTYLE, you give us permission to collect information about the pages served to you as an anonymous user for the purpose of calculating aggregate site statistics. If you become a registered member of the CM INSTYLE, you authorize us to use the information you provide there to personalize the information we deliver to you and to use your demographic information when calculating aggregate user data.
Except as provided above, or as required by applicable law, regulations, or court order, or to protect or defend our rights or the rights or well-being of our users, or if you are involved (or are reasonably suspected to be involved) in any illegal activity, even without a subpoena, warrant or court order, or in connection with the sale of substantially all the assets of CM INSTYLE in connection with specific services that you have requested from us and that we have agreed to provide but may be provided through third parties, or pursuant to your express prior consent, we will not share with or disclose to third parties the personal information we collect from you through CM INSTYLE.
Postings and Public Areas.
You are solely responsible for the information and other content you post on or through CM INSTYLE. You understand that personal and other information (such as your name, e-mail address, phone number) that you post on or through public areas of CM INSTYLE, if any, are generally accessible to, and may be collected and used by, others and may result in unsolicited messages or other contacts from others. We encourage you to exercise caution when providing personal information about you on any public areas CM INSTYLE if any such areas are made available.
If you elect to use our referral service to inform a third party about CM INSTYLE, or if you otherwise provide a third party's personal information to us or to CM INSTYLE, you warrant that you have permission to do so and you agree to indemnify, defend and hold us and our affiliates harmless from and against any claim, liability, cost and expense (including attorney’s fees) arising in any way their from.
Third Party Advertisements; Links to Third Party Sites.
Retention of Personal Information.
We will keep your information for as long as you wish to receive our communications and thereafter for the length of the period required in order to meet our legal or regulatory responsibilities, generally 2 years.
Data transfer outside of the European Union.
Your personal information can be transferred and processed in another country outside of the European Union. We shall only transfer your information to counties which the European Commission believes offers a sufficient level of protection to you, or where CM INSTYLE has put in place safeguards to seek to preserve your information privacy. This includes the United States of America.
Our users are generally given the opportunity to “opt-out” of having their information used for purposes not directly related to CM INSTYLE at the point where we ask for information.
Notwithstanding the above, your option not to receive promotional and marketing material shall not preclude us from corresponding with you, by e-mail or otherwise, regarding your existing or past relationship with us (such as, for example, your CM INSTYLE membership activity, your request that we grant you an interview, or that we place you in a job, or our responses to questions or inquiries you pose to us), and shall not preclude us from accessing and viewing your personal information in the course of maintaining and improving CM INSTYLE and generally conducting our employment/recruitment business.
Special Offers, Newsletter.
Established members of the CM INSTYLE may occasionally receive information on products, services, special deals, other promotional announcements, surveys and our newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our users, we present you with the option to not receive these types of communications in the future.
On rare occasions, it is necessary to send out a strictly service related announcement that is not promotional in nature. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send users an e-mail. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, though you may always deactivate (cancel) your CM INSTYLE membership, in which case you will no longer receive such service announcements.
In certain circumstances, you have the right to have your personal data deleted by CM INSTYLE. You may make such a request at any time, and your request will be evaluated. This right is subject to any legal or regulatory right we may have to retain your data.
Consent to Processing.
By providing any personal information to us through any CM INSTYLE, you fully understand and unambiguously consent to the transfer of such personal information to, and the collection and processing of such personal information in, the United States and other countries or territories.
Notification of Changes.
California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits California residents who provide personal information (as defined in the statute) in obtaining services from us to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, information about the personally identifiable information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year. If applicable, this information would include a list of the categories of personal information that was shared and the names and addresses of all third parties with which we shared information in the immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in writing to CM INSTYLE, Attention: Legal PO Box 4143, Orange CA 92863. Please be aware that not all information sharing is covered by the “Shine the Light” requirements, and only information on covered sharing will be included in our response.
Questions or Comments?