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Privacy Policy

1. Introduction

At VORT, Corporation ("VORT"), we understand that privacy is important to you, and VORT is committed to respecting your privacy when you visit vort.com. (the "Site"). This Privacy Policy is designed to help you better understand what information VORT gathers from you through the Site, how VORT uses and discloses this information, who VORT might share this information with, and what security precautions VORT or its service providers take. This Privacy Policy may be changed or updated from time to time in VORT's sole discretion, and any changes or updates will become effective immediately upon the posting of the new Privacy Policy on the Site with a link from the Site's homepage.

By visiting the Site, and/or by using any of the on-line services made available on the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy and expressly consent to VORT’s collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in the manner described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to VORT’s Terms of Use.

Thank you for visiting the Site. Please contact VORT at custserv@VORT.com if you have any questions about the Site or our Privacy Policy.

2. Information VORT Collects

When you open an account with VORT or order product from VORT without opening an account, you provide VORT with information that may include, without limitation: your name, job title, telephone number, fax number, agency or program, e-mail address, mailing address, shipping address, and your private password. If you pay for a product by credit card or debit card, VORT may collect information on the type of card, the name on the card, the number of the card, its expiration date, and its security code.

Like most Internet services, we use log files on the server side. The data held in log files includes your IP address, browser type, e-mail application, Internet service provider ("ISP"), referring/exit Web pages, computer platform type, date/time stamp, and user activity. VORT uses server log data to analyze trends, administer the services offered through the Site and the Site. IP addresses are not tied to any personally identifiable information.

The software enabling the Site has associated log and temporary files that are stored on VORT's servers. These files store your account information, preference settings, system notifications as well as other data necessary to enable you to participate on the Site. Your information may also exist within regularly performed server backups.

3. VORT's Use of Your Information

VORT uses your personally identifiable information to authenticate, process, bill, and ship orders placed by you or under your direction. If we have trouble processing an order, we may use this information to contract you. VORT may also use your information to keep your information secure. For example, your account information is stored on VORT's servers and if you forget your log-in password, you will be asked to enter your e-mail address on record with VORT in order to be able to access your account. VORT works to process and maintain accurately the information that you share with VORT and will use commercially reasonable efforts to allow you the ability to change or modify your user information.

VORT may also use information concerning your use of the Site to improve VORT’s marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, to improve VORT’s content and product offerings, and to improve the Site's content, layout, and services. For example, VORT may use your Site use or personal information (a) for assessment of Site service levels; (b) to better understand on an aggregated basis how our products and services are used, gauge traffic patterns and determine what types of content and services are most popular with users of our products and services; and (c) to provide you with information about VORT products, services, news, and events through the Site or e-mail.

4. Shared Information

VORT may share some of your personally identifiable information with our consultants and service providers for the purpose of improving the Site and facilitating the services that it offers to you. In addition, we sometimes employ other companies and individuals to perform promotional, marketing and data analysis functions on our behalf, such as sending postal mail, removing repetitive information, analyzing data, processing credit card and online payments and providing customer service. These companies and individuals have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for any other purpose.

As a matter of policy, VORT will not sell or rent information about you and VORT will not disclose information about you in a manner inconsistent with this Privacy Policy except as required by law or government regulation. VORT cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties, to enforce laws such as those regarding intellectual property rights, fraud and other personal rights. VORT CAN (AND YOU AUTHORIZE VORT TO) DISCLOSE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO LAW ENFORCEMENT, OTHER GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, OR ANY OTHER THIRD PARTY THAT VORT, IN VORT’S SOLE DISCRETION, BELIEVE NECESSARY OR APPROPRIATE IN CONNECTION WITH AN INVESTIGATION OF FRAUD, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT, OR OTHER ACTIVITY THAT IS ILLEGAL OR MAY EXPOSE VORT, OR YOU, TO LIABILITY.

5. Cookies

The Site uses cookies. "Cookies" are small data files placed on your hard drive to store your preferences and browsing history. Websites can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser preferences allow it. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. (Each browser is different, so check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.) You are always free to decline VORT cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to use certain features on the Site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. Cookies help VORT to provide customized services and information that is targeted to your interests. VORT use cookies to tell us how and when pages in our Site are visited, what our users' technology preferences are, and whether our Site is functioning properly. If you use the Site’s Google feature for internally searching the Site, you may be subject to cookies placed by Google or its affiliates to help manage its ads.

6. Security

VORT is concerned about the security of personal information collected from you and has taken reasonable steps to prevent unauthorized access to that information. VORT cares about the security related to your use of the Site and uses standard industry practices to safeguard your personally ide. ntifiable and financial information. With respect to online payments, if any, VORT uses encryption and secure https protocol to communicate with your browser software, which guards against interception of online payment and/or credit card information you give VORT. VORT also employs security techniques to protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized access by users inside and outside the organization. You should be aware, however, that "perfect security" does not exist on the Internet; third parties may unlawfully or improperly intercept or access transmissions, personal information, or private communications.

7. Other Information Collectors

This Privacy Policy applies only to the Site and not to other companies' or organizations' websites (a) to which we link, (b) that advertise through this Site, or (c) to the websites of our partners. We do not control the privacy policies of others. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.