Welcome to the world wide website of CLPCentral.com. This Website will be referred to as the “CLPCentral.com Site” or “this Website” and is owned by CLP Central, LLC (“CLP Central”).
Use of Material on the CLP Central Website
All content, including the information, artwork, text, animations, video, audio, pictures and media files, (collectively, “Materials”) contained on the CLPCentral.com Site is owned or controlled by CLP Central and is protected by worldwide copyright and trademark laws. You may access and use the Materials only for personal, non-commercial purposes. You may not modify, reproduce, republish, resell, post, transmit, distribute or use any Materials for any other purpose, without CLP Central’s express written consent. You must include any copyright or other proprietary notice originally included with the Materials, including without limitation the copyright notice contained in the section below captioned “Copyright and Trademark Notices” in any copies you print. Except as expressly provided herein, nothing contained in this Website shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any CLP Central copyright or other proprietary right.
Disclaimer of Liability
Your use of this Website and any data offered here is at your own risk. The data, Materials, services, information and data (collectively, “Information”) made available at this Website are provided “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY OR ANY OTHER MATTER, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. Neither CLP Central, or its divisions, subsidiaries, successors, parent companies, affiliates or their employees, partners, principals, agents and representatives, nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this Website is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, punitive or any other damages arising out of your access to, or inability to access, or use of, or inability to use, this Website, or out of any loss or corruption of data provided by CLP Central or by you through use of this Website. This includes liability for damage to your computer hardware, data, information, materials, and business as well as personal injury or death resulting from the information or the lack of information available on this Website, from viruses that may infect computer equipment, or from unauthorized access or use of any party’s systems, applications or data including yours, CLP Central’s and any of CLP Central’s agents or contractors.
Third Party Content and Sites Linked From this Website
This Website may contain Information provided by third parties and links to sites of other organizations solely for your convenience. CLP Central has not reviewed all of this Information or these sites and they are not under CLP Central’s control. Your use of such third-party Information or linking to these sites is at your own risk. CLP Central, and its divisions, subsidiaries, successors, parent companies, affiliates and their employees, partners, principals, agents and representatives, do not assume any responsibility or liability for any communications or materials available at such third party Information or linked sites and do not intend these links to be referrals to or endorsements of the linked entities.
Any non-personal material, information or other communication you transmit or post to this Website (“Non-Personal Communications”) will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. CLP Central will have no obligations with respect to the Non-Personal Communications. By sending Non-Personal Communications to CLP Central, you grant it a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable and fully sublicensable right to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate into other materials and otherwise use the Non-Personal Communications and all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website any unlawful, threatening, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material that would violate any law or expose CLP Central to liability. CLP Central may delete, remove or destroy any Non-Personal Communications in CLP Central’s discretion that CLP Central believes in its sole discretion may be illegal or expose CLP Central to liability or objectionable for any other reason.
(Updated January 1, 2013. )
Information Collection and Use
Information Collected Upon Visiting. In general, you can visit CLP Central without telling us who you are or revealing anything about yourself. CLP Central web server automatically recognizes each visitor's domain name, but does not automatically collect personally identifiable information.
CLP Central may use information about your use of this Website for internal research and development. CLP Central is interested in assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of this Website, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, CLP Central uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Information in the aggregate, such as demographic information, may be made available to our customers, partners, developers and others.
Information Collected Upon Registration. If you desire to have access to certain restricted sections of the Applications, you will be required to become a registered user, and to submit certain personally identifiable information to CLP Central. This happens in a number of instances, such as when you register as a Consultant, utilize the “Find a Consultant” Service, register for inclusion in the Reseller directory, or submit a Vendor inquiry. Personally identifiable information that we may collect in such instances includes your first name, last name, company, job title, email address, physical address, phone numbers, and other information that you decide to provide us with, or that you decide to include in your profile.
Survey. We may also collect information if you participate in surveys conducted by or on behalf of us or our partner companies, including but not limited to questionnaires, telephone interview and/or discussion groups, and otherwise providing general information about the CLP Central service.
Anonymous Data. We may create Anonymous Data records from information collected from you (such as information contained in a Survey) by excluding information (such as your first and last name) that make the data personally identifiable to you. "Anonymous Data" means data that is not associated with or linked to your personal information; Anonymous Data does not permit the identification of individual persons. We reserve the right to use and disclose Anonymous Data to third parties at our discretion.
Use of Contact Information.
In general, we may use information that we collect about you to:
• deliver the products and services that you have requested;
• manage your account and provide you with customer support;
• perform research and analysis about your use of, or interest in, our products, services, or content, or products, services or content offered by others;
• communicate with you by e-mail, postal mail, telephone and/or mobile devices or send newsletters about products or services that may be of interest to you;
• develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests on our site and other sites;
• create Anonymous Data records from such information;
• enforce our terms and conditions;
• manage our business; and
• perform functions as otherwise described to you at the time of collection.
In addition, we may use your contact information to market to you, and provide you with information about, our products and services, including but not limited to our service. If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such information or communications from us, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in any of the communications.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We want you to understand when and with whom we may share personal or other information we have collected about you or your activities on our web site or while using our services. We do not share your personal information with others except as indicated below or when we inform you and give you an opportunity to opt out of having your personal information shared. Under no circumstances, other than in the event of a Business Transfer (as discussed below) will CLP Central sell, rent or lease its user lists to a third party.
Circumstance under which we may share your personal information:
Consultants: To Provide Information to participating Information and Communications Technology Industry Vendors or Solution Integrators. We will share your personal information with CLP Central’s Industry Vendor members that you have selected to be a member of their Consultant Liaison Program. Sharing this information with these Vendors allows them to provide the most optimal resources and support to you. The information shared is generally the basic contact information within your profile, including first name, last name, company, job title, email address, phone numbers, and physical address information.
The additional information within your profile will be used as follows:
o To conduct sorts for our Vendor members who may want to send out targeted solution updates to their program members based on such sort criteria as type of client (enterprise, mid market, SMB), technology/solution expertise, vertical market – We conduct the sort against the profile data and provide our vendor member the list of their consultants who meet the sort criteria.
o To provide our vendor and consultant members, and post to our web site aggregate consultant market findings to help spread the word on the role, influence and value of consultants - consultant specific profile data are held in confidence
Consultants: To Provide Information to End-Users via the “Find a Consultant” service. As a registered Consultant with CLP Central who willingly participates in the “Find a Consultant” service, we may share your personal information with End-Users looking for Information and Communications Technology consulting services. Sharing this information with End-Users will help them select the right Consultant for their particular project. The information shared with the End-User is generally the information in your Consultant Profile.
Resellers: To Provide Information to Industry Consultants and Vendors. If you are a registered reseller with CLP Central and have chosen to be listed within CLP Central’s Reseller Directory, your personally identifiable information provided upon registration will be visible to all registered Consultants and Vendors within CLP Central.
To Facilitate CLP Central's Use of Third-Party Services. We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including, without limitation, hosting and maintenance, customer relationship, database storage and management, and direct marketing campaigns. We will share your personally identifiable information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to binding contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your data.
To Comply with Laws and Law Enforcement. CLP Central cooperates with government and law enforcement officials or private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We may disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims, legal process (including subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of CLP Central or a third party, the safety of the public or any person, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity, or to comply with the law.
Changing or Deleting Information
If you are a registered user of CLP Central, you may access and update or correct the information you provided to us by updating your selections in your profile. If you wish to delete your account, you must email email@example.com with your request, which will be acted upon within 14 days.
CLP Central will take reasonable steps to protect your personal information as you transmit your information from your computer to this Website and to protect such information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this Website may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to this Website via e-mail. Moreover, where you use passwords, or other special access features on this Website, it is your responsibility to safeguard them.
Links to Other Websites
In order to provide a more comprehensive and useful site, the Site contains links to other Web sites. CLP Central is not responsible for the privacy practices of these sites.
The Applications are not directed to persons under 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with personally identifiable information without the parent or guardian's consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from minors under 18. If we become aware that a minor under 18 has provided us with personal identifiable information, we will use reasonable commercial efforts to promptly delete such information from our files.
If you have any additional questions or concerns about this Policy, or wish to opt-out of any specific provision, please feel free to contact us any time through this website or at CLP Central, LLC, 88 East Main Street, Suite 436 - Mendham, NJ 07945.
Copyright and Trademark Notices
CLP Central and the CLP Central logos are trademarks of CLP Central or its affiliates. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. The trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress and products in this Website are protected in the United States and internationally. No use of any of these may be made without the prior, written authorization of CLP Central or any other owner thereof except to identify the products or services of the company.
Any Materials printed from this Website must bear the following notice in addition to any other copyright or proprietary notices contained on the Materials: Copyright © CLP Central 2012. All rights reserved.
Other Legal Matters
This Website is controlled by CLP Central from its offices in New Jersey, USA. CLP Central makes no representations that materials in this Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations and those who choose to access this Website from other locations are solely responsible for compliance with any and all local laws to the extent local laws apply. In particular, you should not construe anything on this Website as a promotion or solicitation for any product or use of any product that is not authorized by the laws and regulations of the place where you are located. No information or content from this Website may be downloaded, exported or re-exported, and no product purchased through this Website may be exported or re-exported, into (or to a national or resident of) any countries that are subject to U.S. export restrictions.
Any action arising in connection with your use of this Website must be brought within one (1) year of the date of the event giving rise to such action occurred.