Last Updated: May 9, 2018
RAIN Group is committed to protecting the privacy of information and data that may be used to identify you (your "personal information"). The intention of this Privacy Notice is to disclose our information-gathering practices and describe how we use your personal information.
We collect personal information from you if you use our website, fill out forms on our website, or use any of our web-based products or services. We also may receive personal information about you from one of our business partners that we have a contractual relationship with (for example, if your employer has hired us to provide training to you, your employer will provide us with information about you that we need in order to provide that training). When we get information from a third party, such as your employer, we typically receive limited contact information, and we collect the rest of the personal information directly from you when you interact with us or our web-based materials. We may collect the following categories of personal information:
The personal information that we collect is used to perform our contractual obligations and for our other legitimate interests. In some cases, we may ask you for your consent to use your personal information. Specifically, we use your personal information for the following purposes:
We may share your information for any of these purposes with the following individuals and entities:
RAIN Group will never sell, rent, or disclose your personal information to third-party entities except as described in this Privacy Notice.
RAIN Group is headquartered in the United States. Information we collect from you will be processed in the United States. The United States has not sought nor received a finding of "adequacy" from the European Union. With respect to transfer from the European Union, RAIN Group relies on derogations for specific situations. In particular, RAIN Group collects and transfers personal information to the United States only with your consent, to perform on a contract with you (or in your interest), or to fulfill a compelling legitimate interests of RAIN Group in a manner that does not outweigh your rights and freedoms. RAIN Group endeavors to apply suitable safeguards to protect the privacy and security of your personal information and to use it in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Notice. RAIN Group does not collect sensitive data (known as special categories of data in the European Union).
RAIN Group retains personal information for as long as we have a legitimate business relationship with you or with an organization with which you are affiliated (such as your employer). We may also retain personal information about prospective customers or prospective employees until we determine that it is unlikely that we will provide you with services and/or employ you. We also may retain your personal information for as long as necessary to comply with our legal or contractual obligations.
If you do not want to receive promotional or marketing communications from RAIN Group, you may opt-out at any time by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the end of our emails. If you choose to unsubscribe, we will retain your contact information to ensure that we do not contact you again.
If you are located in the European Union, you may have the following legal rights under European Union law:
To request to exercise one of these rights, please contact us using the contact information provided below. RAIN Group’s ability or obligation to comply with your requests may be limited by applicable law.
RAIN Group uses a number of security technologies and procedures to ensure your personal information is protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that third parties will not overcome these measures and gain access to your information. To the fullest extent permitted by law, RAIN Group disclaims any warranty or guarantee that your information will be protected from misuse, appropriation, alteration, or loss.
RAIN Group is a general audience website and does not knowingly collect any personal information from children. While our website may be viewed by children, RAIN Group does not seek to obtain information about visitors under 18 years of age.
Note: "Do Not Track" is a preference you can set in your web browser to let the websites you visit know that you do not want them collecting information about you. This website does not currently respond to the “Do Not Track” signal. The best way to manage the collection of information is by controlling your cookies and limiting the personal information you submit to our website.
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RAIN Group reserves the right to amend this Privacy Notice at any time, for any reason, without notice to you. Any changes will be published here and you should check our website to access our current Privacy Notice. When we update this Privacy Notice, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the top of this page.
If you have questions about how we handle your personal data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 1-508-405-0438, or by mail at:
100 Cambridge St.
Boston, MA 02114
For personal information subject to European data protection laws, RAIN Group is the controller of the personal information.