The McCormick Group, Inc. Online Privacy Policy

Any person accessing, browsing, or otherwise using The McCormick Group, Inc. (TMG) website located at http://www.mccormickgroup.com either manually or via an automated device or program shall be considered a “User” under The McCormick Group, Inc. Online Privacy Policy (Privacy Policy). All Users are bound by the terms of this Privacy Policy.
The Information We Collect

Anonymous Browsing Information
You can browse the site without revealing personal information that can be used to identify you. TMG may collect non-personal information such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the name of the domain you used to access the Internet, the website you came from, and the site you visit next (see “How We Use Your Information” below). However, TMG does not associate any non-personal information with records containing any personal information submitted to us, so you remain anonymous when you browse the site.

Personal Information
TMG may collect personal information such as names, titles, addresses, telephone numbers, fax numbers, and e-mail addresses from Users. For example, TMG may collect personal information submitted through e-mail links. By submitting personal information to this site generally or specifically emailing, the User acknowledges that he or she has read this Privacy Policy, understands it, agrees to its terms and authorizes TMG to collect, use, and disclose personal information pursuant to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Cookies
This site may use cookies. A cookie is a small file that your web browser places on your computer’s hard drive. It functions as an identification card, recording your passwords, purchases, and preferences. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you a chance to decide whether or not to accept it. While TMG may use cookies to track your visit to the site and our servers automatically log the IP address of your computer, this information does not identify you personally and you remain anonymous, even if you have previously submitted personal information to TMG through the site or otherwise.

Third parties whose websites are accessible through links on the site may also use their own cookies when you link to their website or service. TMG does not control these third parties’ use of cookies and cannot guarantee that they will uphold the same privacy standards as TMG. TMG expressly disclaims any and all liability related to the collection, use or disclosure of information by third parties. You should review the privacy policies of any third party websites that you visit through a link from the TMG to understand how they use cookies and the information they collect through cookies.

How We Use Your Information
Anonymous browsing information, including your IP address, may be used to gather broad demographic information. This information may be aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent, page views, and other statistics about Users of the site. We also may use this data to monitor site performance and to make the site easier and more convenient to use.
TMG uses personal information collected from Users, such as names, e-mail addresses, and street addresses for a number of purposes including:

  • To provide service(s) to our Users;
  • To understand User needs and preferences;
  • To meet legal and regulatory requirements; and
  • To respond to Users’ questions and/or comments.

 

Who We Share It With

TMG will only share Information that we collect or receive regarding our Users with third parties under the following circumstances.

Consent: If TMG has a User’s consent to share personal information, we may do so.

Agents: TMG may utilize other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf such as sending postal and e-mail to Users. These third parties have access to Information needed to perform their functions but may not use it for other purposes.

Aggregate Anonymous Information: TMG may provide to others the aggregate statistics about our Users’ site activity for purposes of marketing, promotion, or similar activities. None of these statistics will identify Users personally.

Protecting Us and Others: TMG may disclose Information about our Users to others if we have a good faith belief that we are required or permitted to do so by law or legal process, to respond to claims, to protect our rights, property or safety or others, or take action regarding illegal activities or suspected fraud.

Business Transfers: In the event that TMG decides to sell all or part or assets associated with the site, we reserve the right to include information among the assets transferred to the acquiring company.

Applicable Law/International Issues
Personal information that is submitted to this site will be collected, processed, stored, disclosed, and disposed of in accordance with applicable U.S. law. If you are a non-U.S. User, you acknowledge and agree that we may collect and use your personal data and disclose it to other entities, as discussed above in “Who We Share It With,” outside your resident jurisdiction. In addition, such personal information may be stored on servers located outside your resident jurisdiction. U.S. law may not provide the degree of protection for personal information that is available in other countries. By providing us with your personal information, you acknowledge that your have read this Privacy Policy, understand it, agree to its terms and consent to the transfer of such information outside your resident jurisdiction. If you do not consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use this site, but if you have already provided us with personal information, please send us a written request to info@tmg-dc.com, and let us know how you would like us to handle such information. We may or may not accommodate your request.

Security
This site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of information under our control. However, TMG cannot guarantee that such security measures will be sufficient, will not be breached, and that your personal information may not be disclosed or otherwise accessed in an unauthorized manner. Certain information may be transmitted to you by electronic mail. Although it is illegal to intercept or disclose these messages under federal law, these transmissions are not secured.

Online Policy Changes
This Privacy Policy may be modified. Any changes to the Privacy Policy will be posted on the site and will become effective immediately upon posting. All information submitted through this site is subject to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy, as it may be amended from time to time.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions about the site, our Privacy Policy or the information TMG collects, please contact us at info@tmg-dc.com.