Meruki offers social media analytics, monitoring, and reporting services ("Service") to businesses ("Customers") and to any individuals ("Customers"). In order to provide the Service, Meruki collects real time social media conversations from public websites and social networking sites.
Meruki displays analysis of anyone and everyone requested to prepare the social media analytics. Meruki recognizes that Privacy is important, and that individuals have the right to know and understand how their personal information is used, the choices available to them, and the steps that they can take to access this personal information, and to request that inaccurate information be deleted.
In this document, "personal information" means information that pertains to an identified or identifiable individual. For example, personal information may consist of first and last name, user name, screen name or photograph. It may include statements or opinions on any topic including a request for information or a search query, if it can be linked to that individual.
This Privacy Statement applies only to the personal information that Meruki may collect through the website Meruki.com (the "Site") and to the activities in which Meruki engages through the Site. It does not apply to personal information that is contained in content which Meruki has access to in connection with its Services, or to Meruki's other activities offline. Different privacy policies apply to other aspects of our business.
Consent - By using the Meruki.com Site, or providing personal information through the Site, you agree and consent to our collection, use, and disclosure of all personal information that we collect from you as a result of your use of the Site in accordance with the terms below.
Choice - If we change our personal information collection or use practices in a material way, we will provide users with advance notice of the proposed changes.
We gather information that is provided by each user's browser, such as the IP address, user language, operating system, and browser type, the presence/absence of "flash" plug-ins, screen resolution, or connection type.
Information about use of the Site
You can also choose to have your browser delete all cookies after the end of a session. In this case, we may not recognize you when you return to our Site, and you may have to give certain information again before accessing certain areas of the Site.
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13 years old. If we determine that any personal information that we hold relates to a child under 13, we immediately delete or block such information or any document containing such information.
We use the personal information that we collect from users on the Site to respond to inquiries made by them, such as requests for information, request for a meeting, or to contact them when they have provided contact information.
We also use the personal information collected through the Site in aggregated form for statistical and web analytics purposes, in order to better understand how our users use the Site, the geographic area where they live, and generally to improve the Site usage and performance.
Like most organizations, we use service providers, which act on our behalf, or provide us with technical and other capabilities to operate our business. For example: communications or hosting. We require these institutions to agree in writing to use any private information to which they have access only to provide their services to Meruki, to protect any personal or confidential information to which they may have access in the course of their services, and to comply with all applicable legal requirements.
We may disclose personal information to third parties (a) if we are required to do so by law; (b) if we believe that it is necessary in order to conform to the law, cooperate with law enforcement agencies, or comply with legal process served on us; (c) in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity; (d) if we believe, upon reasonable grounds, that it is necessary to protect the rights or property of Meruki or its customers; (e) if we believe it is necessary to pursue available remedies or limit any damages that Meruki may sustain, or to collect monies owed to Meruki.
We may transfer personal information to another organization in the event of a merger or change of ownership of all or part of Meruki. In this event, we will request the transferee to treat personal information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Statement.
If we elect to transfer or disclose personal information to a third party, we will enter into a written agreement with this third party requiring the third party to provide at least the same level of privacy protection as is set forth in this Privacy Statement.
Third party marketing
We do not provide personally identifiable information to any third parties for their own marketing purposes. If our practices change, we will provide you with advance notices of the change.
We keep the personal information that we collect only as long as it is required for the purpose for which it was collected. In addition, applicable laws or regulations, or specific requests from government authorities may require us to preserve and retain information for a longer period. When personal information is no longer required for our purposes, we will destroy, delete, erase or convert it into an anonymous form. We cannot ensure the permanent removal of your information. For example, it may remain in our archives or backup copies until the next update of our archives or back-ups.
We take reasonable steps to maintain physical, procedural, and technical security in our premises, information systems, and information storage facilities in order to protect personal information in our possession from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, erroneous disclosure, alteration, or destruction. We restrict access to personal information to those individuals who need access to that information in order to assist us in providing our services.
If you have been given a username and password to access restricted areas of our website, you are responsible for ensuring that any log-in credentials (your username and password) are kept confidential. Any activity conducted under your username and password will be attributed to you.
If you have any questions, comments, or complaints about this Privacy Statement, the collection, use, management, or disclosure of personal information from this Site, please contact as firstname.lastname@example.org.
Complaints and Dispute Resolution
If you wish to file a complaint or take issue with this Policy, or our handling of personal information that we collected from or through this Site, please direct such communication as indicated at email@example.com . We will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes regarding our use and disclosure of Personal Information in accordance with the regulations contained in this Policy.
If our efforts to resolve concerns internally do not satisfy you, we will respond to any request for alternative resolution, such as arbitration.
We may change this Privacy Statement from time to time. We will post a prominent notice to this effect on the Site. Unless otherwise mentioned, all changes will apply to all personal information then held by Meruki. We encourage you to frequently review this Privacy Statement for any modifications.
This Site may contain links to other websites or services that are owned and operated by third parties. We are not responsible for the policies or practices of websites to which the Site links. If you provide any information to such third parties, different rules regarding the collection and use of your personal information may apply. We strongly suggest you review such third party's privacy policies before providing any personal information to them. You should contact these entities directly if you have any questions about their use of the information that they collect.
If you have questions, comments, complaints about this Privacy Statement or our privacy, security or information protection practices, please send them by mail or by email as follows:Communications by email: contact @ meruki . com