Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to ParenteBeard.com, referred to as “the Website”.

This Privacy Policy is effective as of: 5/10/2010

ParenteBeard LLC (“ParenteBeard”) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy discloses how we collect, share, and use information about you that ParenteBeard collects through the Website and our use of and your ability to correct the information collected. The Website provides visitors with information about ParenteBeard and our products and services. In using and viewing the Website, you understand that ParenteBeard may use your “Personally Identifiable Information” (such as name, email address, street address, or telephone number) subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

By accessing and browsing at this Website, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the Privacy Policy for this Website, which together with the Terms of Use for this Website, form a legally binding agreement. If you do not agree to any or all of the provisions found in this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use for this Website, please immediately exit this Website.
Information from Minors.

Due to the business-oriented nature of our business and the Website, the Website is not designed to appeal to anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly request or receive any information from children.
Information Collected on the Website.

If you are merely a visitor to the Website, ParenteBeard does not collect any personal information about you, except to the limited extent through the use of cookies, which are described below. Certain of the information provided by ParenteBeard on the Website are available without ParenteBeard collecting any Personally Identifiable Information from you. However, ParenteBeard does collect Personally Identifiable Information that you provide voluntarily through the Website. There are a number of circumstances, however, in which we may collect information:
Communications Received From You.

Presently, we use the information you provide us to communicate back to you, and to update you on our services and benefits. Credit card numbers are not solicited or retained for any purpose. From time to time, we may use your information to contact you for market research or to provide you with marketing information we think would be of particular interest. At a minimum, we will always give you the opportunity to opt out of receiving such direct marketing or market research contact.

Job Search Area.

In our job search section, ParenteBeard posts open positions; applicants can apply online. Should you decide to apply for a position via our Website, the application and resume you submit will be entered into a ParenteBeard’s proprietary database. ParenteBeard reserves the right in its sole discretion to purge any such information from its database at any time and for any reason.

Links to third party web sites on the site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the ParenteBeard site. ParenteBeard has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites, their content or their privacy policy. Thus, ParenteBeard does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this site, you do so at your own risk.
How Information May Be Used.

ParenteBeard does not disclose an individual’s personal information to third parties, except when one or more of the following conditions is true:

  • The disclosure is required by law or mandatory professional standards;
  • The disclosure is reasonably related to the sale or other disposition of all or part of our business; or
  • The disclosure is to an entity or to persons or entities providing services on our or the individual’s behalf (each a “transferee”), consistent with the purpose for which the information was obtained, if the transferee, with respect to the information in question:
    • is subject to law providing an adequate level of privacy protection in ParenteBeard ’s sole discretion;
    • has agreed in writing to provide an adequate level of privacy protection; or
    • subscribes to the Safe Harbor Principles published by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Cookies.

The Website may use cookies. A “Cookie” is technology that allows our Website to store tokens of information in your browser used only by our Website while you are on our site. Cookies are not used to determine the personal identity of anyone who is merely visiting the Website. Cookies help us track traffic patterns and other information. If you do not want to receive a cookie from our Website, you have the option of setting your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, so that you may determine whether to accept it or not. However, please be aware that if you do turn off ‘cookies’ in your browser, you may not be able to fully experience the features of the Website.

We reserve the right to advertise on third party websites. As part of our effort to track the success of our advertising campaigns, we may at times use a technology called “web beacons,” or “action tags,” which count visitors who have come to our Website after being exposed to an advertisement on a third party site. We do not use this technology to access your personally identifiable information; it is only used to compile aggregated statistics about visitors who come to the Website and to gauge the effectiveness of our ads.

Data Security/Integrity.

We have technological and operational security functions in place to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. The data you may provide via the United States Web site is shared only with authorized employees of ParenteBeard, and on a limited basis, with third-party vendors as well. Access to your information is limited by need, and those who have access to the data have agreed to maintain the confidentiality of such information. In addition, ParenteBeard may disclose personally identifiable information as may be required by subpoena, search warrant, or other legal process.

Changes to This Privacy Policy.

ParenteBeard may change this Privacy Policy statement as needed. If changes to the statement are made, please note that it may take up to 30 business days before new privacy practices are implemented. Check this page periodically if you would like to monitor changes.