WEBSITE PRIVACY, TERMS AND USAGE
PLEASE READ THIS INFORMATION CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING ANY PART OF THIS WEBSITE.
OUR COMMITMENT TO WEBSITE PRIVACY
AE Marketing Group, Inc. (AE) respects your personal privacy. We do not rent, sell or exchange personally identifiable information to any third-party organization other than what is necessary to operate the website. The vendors that assist in the operation of our website are contractually obligated to keep your information secure and privileged. We are committed to adhering to federal and state privacy laws and industry guidelines for using personal information collected from this website in order to protect you and your identity. This privacy statement describes how we handle the personal information that you provide to us on this website and is collected by us from this website.
This statement applies only to aemarketingchicago.com, aegroupchicago.com, CoCreationLabSeries.com, BrandLabSeries.com and other websites that may be developed by AE from time to time (the “AE website” or the “website”) and not to any other third party websites that may be accessible from this website.
Please be sure to read this Privacy Statement before using this website or submitting information to us through this website. Our privacy policies may change from time to time and your continued use of this website is acceptance of such changes. Please check this area periodically for updates to this statement.
INFORMATION AE MARKETING GROUP COLLECTS FROM YOU
Permission-based Information Collection. Like many other websites, we actively collect information from our visitors by asking specific questions on this website and by permitting you to communicate directly with us via e-mail and contact forms. Some of the information that you submit through this website may be personally identifiable (that is, information that can be uniquely identified with you, such as your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, etc.).
HOW AE USES YOUR INFORMATION
AE uses the information that is collected from this website to enhance the operation of this website and allow you to fully utilize all of its features. We use the information to understand what pages of this website are most popular, which pages might need improvement and what technologies are being used by our visitors. The information we gather automatically, or with your permission during your visit to our website, is used in the following ways:
AE may contract with vendors to provide services and information relating to this website. We may disclose information to such affiliated third parties that perform services for us in the processing of the site or servicing of transactions requested by you. These vendors are contractually obligated to keep your personal information secure and private. AE also will disclose any information that it is required to be disclosed by law or by an appropriate government authority. We do not rent, sell or exchange personally identifiable information to any third-party organizations.
E-mail communications, newsletters and related services AE may provide you with the opportunity to receive marketing materials, e-newsletters or educational communications from us or through third parties. You can stop receiving any or all of these materials at any time. Email communication that you send to us via email links and/or contact forms on our website will be referred to an internal staff member who is best able to address your inquiry. We make every effort to respond in a timely fashion when communications are received.
If you decide at some point that you no longer wish to receive marketing or educational communications that you originally requested, please click on the link near the bottom of any e-newsletter to remove yourself.
We take very seriously our responsibility to protect your personal information collected from this website. We use both technical and procedural methods to maintain the integrity and security of our customer information databases. AE protects information by using an Internet firewall. The Internet firewall is a security mechanism that allows us to restrict access to our network from the Internet, while allowing approved traffic to the websites according to AE’s policies and procedures.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. If you have access to password-protected features, never share your password with anyone else, notify us promptly if you believe your password security has been breached and remember to log off of the secure sections of this website before you leave your computer.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
This website contains links to other websites operated by third parties that may be of interest to you. We cannot control these third party websites, which may collect personal information from you. When you follow a link and leave this website, you do so at your own risk.
PROTECTING CHILDREN’S PRIVACY
Our website is not designed or intended to serve the needs of children under the age of 13. We do not collect personally identifiable information from any person we specifically know is a child under the age of 13.
USE OF THIS WEBSITE
You agree to use these websites only for lawful purposes. In using these websites you agree not to do any of the following: (1) use these websites to violate the legal rights (including the rights of publicity and privacy) of others or to violate the laws of any jurisdiction or location; (2) intercept or attempt to intercept electronic mail not intended for you; (3) misrepresent an affiliation with any person or organization; or (4) misrepresent your identity or assume the identity of another person or organization. Your failure to comply with these provisions may expose you to civil and/or criminal liability.
COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS/USE OF CONTENT
The entire contents of these websites (including all information, software, text, displays, images and audio) and the design, selection and arrangement thereof, are proprietary to AE Marketing Group, Inc. and are protected by United States and international laws regarding copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets and other proprietary rights. You are authorized only to use the content on these websites for personal use. You may not copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display or perform, republish, store, transmit or distribute any of the material on these websites without the prior written consent of AE Marketing Group, except to: (a) store copies of such materials temporarily in random access memory (RAM), (b) store files that are automatically cached by your Web browser for display enhancement purposes and (c) print a reasonable number of pages of our websites; provided in each case that you do not alter or remove any copyright or other proprietary notices included in such materials. Neither the title nor any intellectual property rights to any information or material in these websites are transferred to you, but remain with AE Marketing Group or the applicable owner of such content. Except as expressly authorized by AE Marketing Group in writing, you may not reproduce, sell or exploit for any commercial purposes (a) any part of these websites, (b) access to these websites or (c) use of these websites or of any services or materials available through these websites.
LIABILITY OF AE MARKETING GROUP, INC.
AE Marketing Group, Inc. does not assume any liability for the materials, information and opinions provided on, or available through, these websites (the “website content”). Reliance on the website content is solely at your own risk. AE Marketing Group, Inc. disclaims any liability for injury or damages resulting from the use of any website content. The AE Marketing Group, Inc. websites, the website content and the products and services provided on or available through these websites are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis, with all faults. Neither AE Marketing Group, Inc. nor any person associated with AE Marketing Group, Inc. makes any warranty or representation with respect to the quality, accuracy or availability of these websites. Specifically, but without limiting the foregoing, neither AE Marketing Group, Inc. nor anyone associated with AE Marketing Group, Inc. warrants or represents that these websites, the website content or the services provided on or through these websites will be accurate, reliable, error-free or uninterrupted; that defects will be corrected; that these websites or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components; or that these websites will otherwise meet your needs or expectations. In no event will AE Marketing Group, Inc. or contractors be liable for any damages of any kind, under any legal theory, arising out of or in connection with your use of, or inability to use, these websites, the site content, any services provided on or through these websites or any linked site, including any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, including, but not limited to, personal injury, lost profits or damages resulting from delay, interruption in service, viruses, deletion of files or electronic communications, or errors, omissions or other inaccuracies in these websites or the site content, whether or not there is negligence by AE Marketing Group, Inc. and whether or not AE Marketing Group, Inc. has been advised of the possibility of any such damages.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless AE Marketing Group, Inc. and its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, third-party information providers and others involved in these websites or the delivery of products, services or information over these websites, from and against any and all liabilities, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorney’s fees, arising from any violation by you of this Agreement or your use of these websites or any products, services or information obtained from these websites.
I agree that, by disclosing or offering any information to AE Marketing Group, Inc., including suggestions, ideas, reviews, comments, computer files, documents, graphics, or other information, (each, a “Submission”), I grant, and represent and warrant that I have the right to grant, to AE Marketing Group, Inc., an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt, distribute, create derivative works from, and rearrange such Submission for any purpose, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing. I understand and agree that my Submission may not be confidential. I represent that I have all requisite rights to, and am authorized to disclose, all of the information contained in the Submission.
AE Marketing Group, Inc. has the right, but not the obligation, at our sole discretion, to remove any content from any Submission that, in our judgment, does not comply with these Terms and any other rules of user conduct for these websites, or is otherwise harmful, objectionable, or inaccurate. AE Marketing Group, Inc. is not responsible, however, for any failure or delay in removing such Submissions. You hereby consent to such removal and waive any claim against us arising out of such removal of such Submissions. Furthermore, we neither endorse nor assume any liability for the contents of any user Submissions. Any opinions, advice, ratings, discussions, comments, and/or other messages or postings of any kind made by you or any other user, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of AE Marketing Group.
Have a question? Contact Us. If you have any questions, comments or concerns about this website, usage, privacy statement or the information gathering practices, please contact us.
Web Development Manager
AE Marketing Group, Inc.
18 North Ada, Suite I
Chicago, IL 60607