Privacy




We take privacy issues very seriously at Vettery and we are fully committed to ensuring security of information. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully as it contains important information regarding data collection and use.

Capitalized terms not defined in this Privacy Policy shall have the meaning set forth in the Terms & Conditions.

  1. Definitions

    1. "Personal Information" shall refer to any data collected from you that may allow yourself to be identified. These may include without limitations your name, phone number, e-mail address, physical address and any other non-personal information.

    2. "Non-Personal Information" shall refer to any information that is not directly linked to your Personal Information and that, standing alone, does not allow for the identification of your individual person.

    3. "Information" shall refer to "Personal Information" and "Non-Personal Information," collectively.

  2. Information we collect

    1. When you register with Vettery, we may collect Personal Information from you such as your first and last name, location, phone number, gender, e-mail and mailing addresses, professional title, company name, employment history, education history, personal summary, and password.

    2. From the moment of registration with Vettery, we will monitor your activity on the Site and store your Information in our database. This Information shall also include any communication and interaction that you might have with other users of the Service (both candidates and employers).

    3. We shall also collect any Content that you may upload or share with our Service. This includes without limitations text, images, photographs, messages, comments or any other kind of content that is not your e-mail address. All Content and Information that you will decide to make publicly available will be visible to other users of the Service.

    4. We shall also collect other types of Personal Information that you provide to us voluntarily, such as your operating system and version, product registration number, and other requested information if you contact us via e-mail regarding support for the Service.

    5. In the event that you decide to register with Vettery through one of the SNS that we support (including but not limited to Facebook, LinkedIn and GitHub), we will receive some Personal Information in accordance with your privacy settings with the SNS. The same applies in the event that you decide to register with your Google ID.

    6. Our servers will also collect other Non-Personal Information from you such as your browser type, operating system, Internet Protocol (“IP”), domain name, and / or a date / time stamp for your visit.

    7. If you decide to refer a third party, we will collect the third party’s name and e-mail address in order to follow up with the third party.

  3. Cookies

    1. Vettery.com uses "cookies" to maximize the efficiency of your experience online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a Web page server. Cookies are uniquely assigned to your computer and can be read only by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. A cookie informs the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. It ensures that your experience is personalized and that certain pieces of data are retained in order to make your experience as personalized and efficient as possible. For avoidance of doubt, "Non-Personal Information" shall refer to any data received through the use of cookies.

    2. Vettery does not monitor, recognize, or honor any opt-out or do not track mechanisms, including general web browser "Do Not Track" settings and/or signals.

  4. How we use your Information

    1. We shall use the Information that we collect from you in order to provide you with the service requested and aid us in serving you best. In particular, your Information shall be used, without limitation, to

      1. process and facilitate your registration;

      2. process any profile update;

      3. improve quality and administration of the Site and Service;

      4. reach out to you during your use of the Service;

      5. send newsletters, surveys, offers, and other promotional materials related to our Service and for other marketing purposes of Vettery.

    2. We may also, upon receiving your consent, publish feedbacks and testimonials that we may receive from you.

  5. How we disclose and protect your Information

    1. We do not sell, trade, or rent your Personal Information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any Personal Information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

    2. If our business is sold or integrated with another business, your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchasers and their advisers and will be passed on to the new owners of the business.

    3. If you choose to post content on SNSs through our Service, we will provide information to such SNSs in accordance with your settings. You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for your use of those websites and that it is your responsibility to review the terms of use and privacy policy of the third party provider of such SNSs

    4. We are committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. Although no security system is impenetrable, we use several industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.

    5. No information is 100% secure over the Internet, thus we encourage you to never disclose or share your username and password, and to contact us immediately if you lost them or think that your account has been compromised.

  6. Links to other websites

    Our Site may contain links to third party websites. When you leave our Site and go to another site, another entity may collect Personal Information or Anonymous Information from you. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for, these outside websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of this Privacy Policy do not apply to these outside websites.

  7. Important Notices to Non-U.S. Residents

    The Site and its servers are operated in the United States and elsewhere. Please be aware that your Information, including your Personal Information, may be transferred to, processed, maintained, and used on computers, servers, and systems located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction. If you are located outside the United States and choose to use the Site, you hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent to such transfer, processing, and use in the United States and elsewhere.

  8. Children

    We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13 through the Site. If you are under 13, please do not give us any Personal Information. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to help enforce our Privacy Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Information through the Site without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Information to us, please contact us, and we will endeavor to delete that information from our databases.

  9. Changes to this Privacy Policy

    We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. When we do, we will notify you and post the updated version here. This version was last updated on March 30, 2015. Please be aware that continued use of our Service implies your full acknowledgment of the Privacy Policy.

  10. How to contact us

    If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, or if you want to report any security issue, please contact us.

    Vettery Inc.,
    37 East 18th Street, 9 floor
    New York, NY
    info@vettery.com