a. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH respects the privacy of personally identifiable information about visitors to this Site. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH Systems will not sell, rent, or disclose e-mail addresses, personally identifiable information, or customer information to unaffiliated third parties, except in accordance with these Terms. Information provided is only used by RIB Software GmbH, RIB Software GmbH affiliates, and RIB Software GmbH's authorized dealer network, except where you expressly consent to expanded usage and except for disclosure to third parties, who monitor the Site and to parties who assist or cooperate in preparing company mailings. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH will not use personally identifiable information about visitors to the Site for the purpose of broadcasting unsolicited e-mail newsletters or bulletins and will not authorize others to do so. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH reserves the right to discontinue any such newsletters or mailings at any time.
b. Where you register with us and provide information about yourself, we will use your information to contact you and provide you with the information that you have requested from us. We may also use your information to keep you informed about events, publications, and services provided by us that may be of interest to you.
c. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH may use personally identifiable information about visitors to the Site in aggregate form (statistical compilations) to make the Site better and more responsive to the interests of such visitors. Such statistical compilations of such information also may be used by RIB SOFTWARE GmbH or provided to others for marketing, advertising, or research purposes.
d. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH may collect certain non-personal information about visitors to the Site, including, but not limited to, the identity of their Internet browsers, the types of operating systems they use, their locations, and the domain names of their Internet service providers. Such non-personal information may be used for purposes including, but not limited to, improving the content of the Site, marketing, advertising, or research.
e. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of members of its authorized dealer network, advertisers, operators of linked sites, or other third parties.
g. RIB SOFTWARE GmbH maintains records of IP addresses and other information contained in log files to identify any parties that are abusing or misusing our Site or are infringing on our intellectual property by making unauthorized copies of our Site, and also for identifying advertising improprieties by competitors.
h. Notwithstanding our privacy statement, we may disclose personal information in special cases: (1) when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) the rights of us or property or anyone who could be harmed be such activities; (2) when we believe in good faith that the law requires it; and (3) in situations involving threats to the physical safety of any person.
i. Information collected by RIB SOFTWARE GmbH in connection with your use of this Site may be stored in, processed in, and transferred between any of the countries in which RIB SOFTWARE GmbH and its affiliates, agents, or contractors have offices to enable RIB SOFTWARE GmbH to use that information as set out in this Privacy Statement. For users of this Site, who are based in the European Union, you should be aware that information, which you provide to us, may be transferred to countries (including the United States), which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Union.
j. You may update and correct personal information you have provided via the website by emailing a request to webmaster[at]rib-software.com.