This privacy statement applies to websites and services of Universal Consultants
that collect data and display these terms, as well as its offline product
support services. It does not apply to those Universal Consultants sites,
services and products that do not display or link to this statement or that have
their own privacy statements.
Please read the Universal Consultants Online Privacy Statement below and also
any supplemental information listed to the right for further details about
particular Universal Consultants sites and services you use. Some products,
services or features mentioned in this statement may not be available in all
markets at this time.
Collection of Your Personal Information
We collect information as part of operating our Websites and services.
At some Universal Consultants sites, we ask you to provide personal
information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address, or
telephone number. We may also collect demographic information, such as your
ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. If you choose to
make a purchase or sign up for a paid subscription service, we will ask for
additional information, such as your credit card number and billing address.
We collect additional information about your interaction with Universal
Consultants sites and services without identifying you as an individual. For
example, we receive certain standard information that your browser sends to
every website you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language,
access times and referring Web site addresses. We also use Web site analytics
tools on our sites to retrieve information from your browser, including the
site you came from, the search engine(s) and the keywords you used to find our
site, the pages you view within our site, your browser add-ons, and your
browser's width and height.
We use technologies, such as cookies, to collect information about the
pages you view, the links you click and other actions you take on our sites
We also deliver advertisements (see the Display of Advertising section
below) and provide Web site google analytics tools on non-Universal Consultants sites
and services, and we collect information about page views on these third party
sites as well.
When you receive newsletters or promotional e-mail from Universal
Consultants, customized links or similar technologies to determine whether the e-mail has been opened and which
links you click in order to provide you more focused e-mail communications or
In order to offer you a more consistent and personalized experience in your
interactions with Universal Consultants, information collected through one
Universal Consultants service may be combined with information obtained through
other Universal Consultants services. We may also supplement the information we
collect with information obtained from other companies. For example, we may use
services from other companies that enable us to derive a general geographic area
based on your IP address in order to customize certain services to your
Use of Your Personal Information
Universal Consultants collects and uses your personal information to operate
and improve its sites and services. These uses include providing you with more
effective customer service; making the sites or services easier to use by
eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information;
performing research and analysis aimed at improving our products, services and
technologies; and displaying content and advertising that are customized to your
interests and preferences.
We also use your personal information to communicate with you. We may send
certain mandatory service communications such as welcome letters, billing
reminders, information on technical service issues, and security announcements.
Some Universal Consultants services, may send
periodic member letters that are considered part of the service. Additionally,
with your permission, we may also occasionally send you product surveys or
promotional mailings to inform you of other products or services available from
Universal Consultants and its affiliates, and/or share your personal information
with Universal Consultants partners so they may send you information about their
products and services. You can opt-out from receiving newsletters or promotional
e-mail anytime by using this web form or by following the steps as described in
the respective newsletter or promotional e-mail.
Personal information collected on Universal Consultants sites and services may
be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which
Universal Consultants or its affiliates, subsidiaries or service providers
Sharing of Your Personal Information
Except as described in this statement, we will not disclose your personal
information outside of Universal Consultants and its controlled subsidiaries and
affiliates without your consent. Some Universal Consultants sites allow you to
choose to share your personal information with select Universal Consultants
partners so that they can contact you about their products, services or offers.
Other sites, instead may give you a separate choice as to whether
you wish to receive communications from Universal Consultants about a partner's
particular offering (without transferring your personal information to the third
party). See the Communication Preferences section below for more information.
Some Universal Consultants services are co-branded by Universal Consultants and
another company (partner). If you register to or use such a service, both a
Universal Consultants privacy statement and the partner’s privacy statement may
be displayed. If so, both Universal Consultants and the partner will receive
information you provide such as on registration forms.
Universal Consultants occasionally hires other companies (vendor) to provide
limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of
mailings, providing customer support, hosting websites, processing transactions,
or performing statistical analysis of our services. Those service providers will
be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the
service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information
and are prohibited from using it for any other purpose than for delivering the
service to Universal Consultants in accordance with Universal Consultants’
instructions and policies. However, our vendors may use aggregate data for fraud
detection to help improve their services. This helps them to more accurately
detect fraudulent transactions. We may access or disclose information about you,
including the content of your communications, in order to: (a) comply with the
law or respond to lawful requests or legal process; (b) protect the rights or
property of Universal Consultants or our customers, including the enforcement of
our agreements or policies governing your use of the services; or (c) act on a
good faith belief that such access or disclosure is necessary to protect the
personal safety of Universal Consultants employees, customers or the public. We
may also disclose personal information as part of a corporate transaction such
as a merger or sale of assets.
Accessing Your Personal Information
Some Universal Consultants services give you the ability to delete your personal information online, you can contact Universal Consultants by using
the web form.
You can stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from Universal
Consultants sites and services by following the specific instructions in the
e-mail you receive.
In any case, you can inform Universal Consultants by using this web form about
your wish to stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail. These choices do
not apply to the display of online advertising: please refer to the section
“Display of Advertising (Opt-out)” for information on this matter. Nor do they
apply to the receipt of mandatory service communications that are considered
part of certain Universal Consultants services, which you may receive
periodically unless you cancel the service.
Display of Advertising (Opt-Out)
Many of our Web sites and online services are supported by advertising.
Most of the online advertisements on Universal Consultants sites are displayed
by Universal Consultants Advertising. When we display online advertisements to
you, we will place one or more persistent cookies on your computer in order to
recognize your computer each time we display an ad to you. Because we serve
advertisements on our own websites as well as those of our advertising and
publisher partners, we are able to compile information over time about the types
of pages, content and ads you, or others who are using your computer, visited or
viewed. This information is used for many purposes, for example, it helps us try
to ensure that you do not see the same advertisements over and over again. We
also use this information to help select and display targeted advertisements
that we believe may be of interest to you.
You may opt-out of receiving targeted ads from Universal Consultants Advertising
by visiting our opt-out page. We also allow third-party ad companies, including
other ad networks, to display advertisements on our sites. In some cases, these
third parties may also place cookies on your computer. These companies may offer
you a way to opt-out of ad targeting based on their cookies. You may find more
information by clicking on the company names above and following the links to
the Web sites of each company. Many of them are also members of the Network
Advertising Initiative or the Digital Advertising Alliance, which each provide a
simple way to opt-out of ad targeting from participating companies.
Security of Your Personal Information
Universal Consultants is committed to protecting the security of your
personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures
to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or
disclosure. For example, we store the personal information we collect on
computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled
Collection and Use of Children's Personal Information
Many Universal Consultants sites and services are intended for general audiences
and do not knowingly collect any personal information from children. When a
Universal Consultants site does collect age information, and users identify
themselves as under 13, the site will either block such users from providing
personal information, or will seek to obtain consent from parents for the
collection, use and sharing of their children's personal information. We will
not knowingly ask children under the age of 13 to provide more information than
is reasonably necessary to provide our services.
Most Universal Consultants Web sites use "cookies," which are small text files
placed on your hard disk by a Web server. Cookies contain information that can
later be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to store your preferences and other
information on your computer in order to save you time by eliminating the need
to repeatedly enter the same information and to display your personalized
content and targeted advertising on your later visits to these sites. Universal
Advertising sections of this privacy statement.
Controlling Unsolicited E-mail ("Spam")
Universal Consultants is concerned about controlling unsolicited commercial
e-mail, or "spam." Universal Consultants has a strict Anti-Spam Policy
prohibiting to send spam. Universal Consultants will not sell, lease or rent its
e-mail subscriber lists to third parties. While Universal Consultants continues
to actively review and implement new technology, such as expanded filtering
features, there is no technology that will totally prevent the sending and
receiving of unsolicited e-mail. Using junk e-mail tools and being cautious
about the sharing of your e-mail address while online will help reduce the
amount of unsolicited e-mail you receive.
Changes to This Privacy Statement
We will occasionally update this privacy statement to reflect changes in our
services and customer feedback. When we post changes to this Statement, we will
revise the "last updated" date at the top of this statement. If there are
material changes to this statement or in how Universal Consultants will use your
personal information, we will notify you either by prominently posting a notice
of such changes prior to implementing the change or by directly sending you a
notification. We encourage you to periodically review this statement to be
informed of how Universal Consultants is protecting your information.
How to Contact Us
For general Universal Consultants Privacy issues, please contact us by using our
Universal Consultants DMCC,
Jumeirah Lakes Towers,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
P. O. Box: 76326, Dubai
Tel: +971 4 3745053
Fax: +971 4 3608577
Universal Consultants Anti-Spam Policy
This statement applies to those Universal Consultants websites and services that
display or link to this notice ("Services"). Universal Consultants prohibits the
use of the Services in any manner associated with the transmission, distribution
or delivery of any unsolicited bulk or unsolicited commercial e-mail ("Spam").
You may not use any Services to send Spam. You also may not deliver Spam or
cause Spam to be delivered to any of Universal Consultants’ Services or
In addition, e-mail sent, or caused to be sent, to or through the Services may
use or contain invalid or forged headers;
use or contain invalid or non-existent domain names;
employ any technique to otherwise misrepresent, hide or obscure any
information in identifying the point of origin or the transmission path;
use other means of deceptive addressing;
use a third party's internet domain name, or be relayed from or through a
third party's equipment, without permission of the third party;
contain false or misleading information in the subject line or otherwise
contain false or misleading content;
fail to comply with additional technical standards described below or
Universal Consultants does not authorise the harvesting, mining or collection
of e-mail addresses or other information from or through the Services. Universal
Consultants does not permit or authorise others to use the Services to collect,
compile or obtain any information about Universal Consultants’ customers or
subscribers, including but not limited to subscriber e-mail addresses, which are
Universal Consultants’ confidential and proprietary information. Use of the
Universal Consultants does not permit or authorise any attempt to use the
Services in a manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any aspect
of any of the Services, or that could interfere with any other party's use and
enjoyment of any Service.
If Universal Consultants believes that unauthorised or improper use is being
made of any Service, it may, without notice, take such action as it, in its sole
discretion, deems appropriate, including blocking messages from a particular
internet domain, mail server or IP address. Universal Consultants may
immediately terminate any account on any Service which it determines, in its
sole discretion, is transmitting or is otherwise connected with any e-mail that
violates this policy.
Nothing in this policy is intended to grant any right to transmit or send e-mail
to, or through, the Services. Failure to enforce this policy in every instance
does not amount to a waiver of Universal Consultants’ rights.
Unauthorised use of the Services in connection with the transmission of
unsolicited e-mail, including the transmission of e-mail in violation of this
policy, may result in civil, criminal or administrative penalties against the
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