What Information Do We Collect?
• Contact information and other identifiers (names, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, and other data you may provide us so that we can contact you).
Do not submit any information or other materials that you consider to be confidential or proprietary. Because of the large number of business plans and related materials that Spring Ventures reviews, and the similarity of many such plans and materials, Spring Ventures does not accept responsibility for protecting against misuse or disclosure of any confidential or proprietary information or other materials.
How Do We Use and Share Your Personal Information and Other Information?
Spring Ventures has a legitimate interest in using the information we collect for the purposes outlined above. Specifically, Spring Ventures has a legitimate interest in ensuring that its website continues to function efficiently and effectively, and to enhance the functionality of its website in response to how visitors use the website and collects data to that end. When you submit contact information to receive our newsletters or other communications, we use that data to fulfill your request. We also have a legitimate interest in using data about the individuals who visit this website and the companies for which they work to cultivate business relationships that may benefit Spring Ventures, our related companies or our portfolio companies. For some processing activities, such as communicating with you about opportunities to learn from or work with Spring Ventures, we seek your consent to process that data.
We may also share your information with third parties as permitted or required by law, including: (a) with service providers that assist in operating our business; (b) to comply with the law or in response to a subpoena, court order, government request, or other legal process; (c) to produce relevant documents or information in connection with litigation, arbitration, mediation, adjudication, government or internal investigations, or other legal or administrative proceedings; (d) to protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of Spring Ventures or others; (e) to enforce any terms of service or other legal disclosures on or related to this Website; (f) in connection with a sale or other transfer of all or some of the assets of Spring Ventures and/or in connection with a sale or merger of Spring Ventures or any division of Spring Ventures; (g) to provide you with the services or products requested by you, and to perform other activities related to such services and products; (h) to operate Spring Ventures’s systems properly; or (i) any other sharing with your consent.
How Do We Use and Share Your Personal Data?
Spring Ventures and third-parties working on our behalf use the information collected via your use of the Service to:
• Monitor and improve the Service;
• Monitor compliance with applicable non-discrimination and anti-bias laws and requirements; and
• Communicate with you solely in connection with your use of the Service.
Spring Ventures has a legitimate business interest in performing these limited processing activities to ensure that the Service continues to perform as expected by Spring Ventures and the Employers. To the extent that certain processing activities, or the processing of certain data, requires us to seek your consent, we have done so — for example, with respect to the sensitive information mentioned above.
Spring Ventures may also process or share your information in connection with a sale or other transfer of all or some of the assets of Spring Ventures and/or in connection with a sale or merger of Spring Ventures or any division of Spring Ventures, or to operate Spring Ventures’s systems properly. Spring Ventures has a legitimate interest in such processing activities.
Lastly, Spring Ventures may share your information with third parties as permitted or required by law, including: (a) to comply with the law or in response to a subpoena, court order, government request, or other legal process; (b) to produce relevant documents or information in connection with litigation, arbitration, mediation, adjudication, government or internal investigations, or other legal or administrative proceedings; (c) to protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of Spring Ventures or others; or (d) to enforce any terms of service or other legal disclosures on or related to the test. To the extent any of this processing takes place, Spring Ventures will only perform such processing to the extent necessary for compliance with applicable legal requirements.
The collection, use, and disclosure of the information by third parties is governed by their own privacy policies and is not the responsibility of Spring Ventures.
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Links to Third-Party Websites
This Website may contain links to third-party websites, including portfolio companies websites, social networking websites or any other website. Since we do not take and responsibility, do not control third-party websites and are not responsible for any information collected, or provided by you on such websites, we encourage you to read the privacy policies on those websites before providing any of your information on such websites.
Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information
To review, rectify, or delete your name, e-mail address, phone number, or physical address, or your business name, business e-mail address, business address, or business phone number Spring Ventures has collected about you that is subject to this policy, please contact us at email@example.com. Please include the following information in all requests: first name, last name, and e-mail address. While Spring Ventures will make reasonable efforts to fulfill your request, we also reserve the right to impose certain restrictions and requirements on such requests.
Consent to Transfer of Personal Information to Other Countries
Users Outside the United States / Israel
You consent to your data being transferred to the United States and Israel, which has different data protection laws than other countries.