Merk is committed to protecting the privacy and accuracy of confidential information of Users to the extent possible, subject to provisions of state and federal law.
Personal Identification Information
Merk may collect the following types of personal information from Users:
- First and last name
- Email address
- Phone number
- Employment information
The means for collecting this information may include but are not limited to when a User chats with us, fills out a contact form, and/or subscribes to our newsletter. These methods are only used with the User’s consent and knowledge.
However, Users may visit our Website anonymously. We only gather personal identification information from a User after this type of information has been submitted to us.
Nonpersonal Identification Information We Automatically Collect
We may automatically collect nonpersonal identification information about a User when they visit our Website.
Merk may collect the following types of nonpersonal information from users:
- Device Information
- Geolocation Information
- Browser Type
- Language preference and time zone
- The date and time of each visitor request
- Connection information such as ISP or mobile operator
- Internet Protocol (IP) address
Cookies and Other Similar Technologies
Our Website may use “cookies” in order to enhance User experience. Users can decide to adjust their web browser so that it denies cookies or to notify them any time a cookie is being sent.
How We Share Your Information
Merk shares your personal information under the following circumstances:
- With your authorization.
We will share personal information with third party service providers outside of Merk only when we have your authorization to do so.
- For research.
Merk may use your nonpersonal information in order to analyze trends.
The security of your personal information is important to us. Merk implements measures we believe are necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of personal information.
We follow the general industry standards in order to protect the personal information we collect. However, we cannot guarantee that the transfer of information on the Internet is 100% secure. We encourage users to be cautious and to be advised to transfer information at their own risk.
There may be links to other websites not managed or controlled by Merk. If a user decides to click on one of the external links, the user should be aware that these other sites have their own privacy policies which have nothing to do with Merk.
Merk does not accept any responsibility for the privacy policies of the websites linked.
Our Website and our Services are not directed towards children.
Merk do not provide services for anyone under the age of 18 and does not intend on collecting information from anyone under the age of 18.
Users under the age of 18 are not allowed to submit any personal information to Merk. For more information, contact [email protected]
Merk reserves the right to modify this Privacy Notice at any time, so please review it often. If we change how we use your personal information, we will notify, by email, and/or by means of a notice on our website prior to the change becoming effective. If you disagree with these changes, you can immediately halt the use of our Website or our Services. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your acceptance of any changes to this Privacy Notice.