The Site is intended for a general business audience, and is not directed to individuals that are considered minors under state law who are not eligible to use our Service. Microdrop does not knowingly collect personal information from individuals considered minors under applicable state law. If you are under 18 years of age, you may not use the Site. If we learn that we have collected information from an individual under age 18, we will take steps to remove that information as quickly as possible unless permitted by applicable state law.
Microdrop may collect both personally identifiable information (“PII”) as well as non-personally identifiable information (“Non-PII”) when you visit the Site or contact us via the Site.
3.1. Personally Identifiable Information. PII means information that would allow a third party to identify or locate a particular person. PII includes, without limitation, your full name, email address, zip code, telephone number, birth date, and credit card number. Microdrop only collects PII if that information is voluntarily provided by you
3.2. Non-Personally Identifiable Information. Non-PII means anonymous information that does not allow a third party to identify or locate a particular person. You can visit the Site to read information about the Site and the services offered without revealing any PII. However, during your visit to the Site, Microdrop may collect Non-PII such as the activity of your browser when you are viewing the Site; your site path during your visit to the Site; demographic data; the amount of time you spend on the Site and general information regarding your Internet service provider and host. The Non-PII may be collected by Microdrop in several ways.
3.3 Logging of Your Activities on the Site. When you access the Site from a computer, mobile phone or other device, Microdrop may collect information from that device about your browser type, location, and IP address (the number assigned to computers on the Internet), etc. Microdrop may also collect anonymous “traffic data” information that does not personally identify you, such as, without limitation, the pages you visit, the length of your visit, your referring/exit pages, and your clickstream activity and the actions you take while using or visiting the Site.
3.4 Cookies. Microdrop may use “cookies” to enhance your use of the Site and to monitor your activity during your visit(s) to the Site. Cookies are text files placed in your computer’s browser to identify your Internet browser and to store your preferences. You can remove or block cookies by programming your Internet browser, but in some cases that may impact your ability to access certain portions of the Site.
3.5 Beacons. Microdrop may also use “web beacons”, clear.gifs, or similar technologies, to track the activity and flow of your visit(s) to the Site. “Web beacons” and clear.gifs are small pieces of code placed on a web page to monitor the behavior of and to collect data about the visitors to that page.
Microdrop may use the services of third parties for various purposes, including, without limitation, to provide Microdrop with data collection (such as impressions, clicks, date and time of impressions and clicks, pages viewed, amount of time spent on certain pages or engaged in certain activities, browser type and operating system, and other general click stream information), user traffic activity, reporting and ad response measurement, and to deliver advertisements and marketing messages. These third parties, or Microdrop on their behalf, may use their own cookies to monitor your activity during your visit to the Site and/or use of the Site.
5.1. Microdrop may use and disclose the User Information you share with Microdrop to manage your account, to fulfill your requests for products, programs and services, to respond to your inquiries about Microdrop’s offerings, to respond to your comments or requests for information, to improve the services that Microdrop offers to its users, to offer you other Microdrop products, programs or services that Microdrop believes may be of interest to you, to enforce the legal terms that govern your use of the Site, and for the purposes for which you provided the information. Microdrop may transfer your PII to third parties to whom you ask us to send such information under a written authorization and release. Microdrop may use and disclose your PII to conduct research or allow others to do so, but only if you provide written consent to the use of such information for this purpose.
5.2. Microdrop will not rent, share, or sell the PII you share with us to third parties for marketing purposes. Microdrop may share your PII with third parties for the purpose of assisting Microdrop with the management, operation or administration of the Site and associated services; the analysis of the performance of the Site; and the provision of Microdrop products and services (including, without limitation, the processing and serving of email and other electronic communications).
5.3. If a comment or request is made by email, Microdrop may respond by sending an email response back to the sender. Microdrop may store the emails received by Microdrop for archival purposes and also for marketing purposes.If you do not wish to receive email communications, you may unsubscribe by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link in a Microdrop email communication, or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may request your information to be deleted from Microdrop’s records, but please note that even if you have requested that your information be deleted, Microdrop may retain a record of certain information as required by law and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete your User Information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives and we may also retain de-identified information about your use of our Site and the services. Once we disclose your User Information to third parties as permitted, we cannot access that information any longer and cannot force the deletion or modification of any such information by the receiving parties to whom we have made those disclosures.
Microdrop may disclose the User Information it collects on the Site under the following circumstances:
5.5. If Microdrop sells all or a part of its business or makes a sale of all or a material part of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, then as part of the applicable transaction, Microdrop may transfer your User Information to the party or parties involved in the transaction. Microdrop may also share and/or transfer your User Information to any or all of its affiliated entities (such as any subsidiary or parent).
Microdrop has in place physical, electronic and operational security methods to help protect against unauthorized access to your User Information. Despite our best efforts to protect your User Information, no transmission over the Internet and no data storage method can be guaranteed to be safe 100% of the time. The User Information made available through the services may be subject to protection under applicable privacy and security laws, including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ("HIPAA"), and in such instances shall be maintained, used and disclosed in accordance with such applicable laws to the extent required. If you authorize disclosure of your information by Microdrop to other third parties different privacy and security standards may apply to the third party and their use and disclosure in that context. Microdrop does not guarantee that its security measures or those of any third parties will not be circumvented or breached or that your User Information will not be accessed by a third party that is not authorized by Microdrop. Microdrop is not responsible, and assumes no liability, for any direct or indirect damages as a result of such circumvention or breach by any third party.