Peoples Privacy Policy

 

Last modified/effective as of  3/28/13

WE HAVE THE RIGHT TO MODIFY THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify, add or delete provisions of this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time, and we will post this notice and the effective date of any change on our web site. Our posting may be the only official and required notice you will receive. Your use of our web site after the effective date, means you accept and agree to be bound by the Privacy Policy, as modified. We urge you to come back and review this Privacy Policy regularly so that you remain aware of the terms and conditions that apply to you.

COLLECTING PERSONAL INFORMATION

"Personal Information" means any information obtained through your use of our web site that might reasonably be used to identify you and may include your name, title, company, address, email and phone number, among other things. If and when we collect Personal Information from you, we do so on a voluntary basis and this enables us to give you access to the Peoples members-only portion of our Website, or to provide services which you have requested through our web site.

We do not sell or rent your Personal Information to others except as absolutely necessary. We may disclose your Personal Information to subsidiaries, divisions, partners, subcontractors or general contractors but only as necessary. If you leave our web site whether by clicking or selecting an advertisement or link, re-directing your browser or otherwise, that other site's terms and conditions, privacy and other policies and practices will apply, not ours.

COLLECTING NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION

When you use our Website, we may from time to time use third party operational service providers and technology ("cookies") that can recognize, collect and transmit information that is associated with you or your computer and browser, but which does not personally identify you. "Cookie" information typically includes data such as the Internet or web domain that referred you, the type of operating system and browser you are using, the date and time of your visit, information relating to activities on our web site and other technical attributes of your visits to our web site. We use the information collected through cookies to analyze trends, administer our site, track traffic and gather aggregate demographic information about visitors so we can continually improve our web site and offer new services.

We do not use cookies to retrieve information from your computer for purposes that are unrelated to our web site or your interaction with our web site.

You may stop or restrict cookies on your computer or purge them from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences and you should consult the operating instructions that apply to your browser for instructions should you wish to do so and in general to determine how best to configure your browser settings to meet your requirements. If you delete or disable cookies, you may not have access to all of the features available on our Website.

DISCLOSURE TO THIRD PARTIES

  • We also reserve the right to make your Personal Information available:
  • When compelled by a governmental agency, law, regulation, a court or other legal process;
  • If we believe you are, have or may violate any law, regulation or our Terms of Use;
  • If we believe you are or may be a threat to safety, security, property, interests or rights of us or anyone else;
  • In order to investigate, respond to or resolve problems or inquiries or protect, enforce or defend our rights, assets and/or interests;
  • In a merger, acquisition, change of control, joint venture or other business combination.

OPTING OUT

If you register on or with our Website, you are agreeing and consenting to receive information and updates about your use of our web site or our services for which you register. You may opt out of receiving any or all of these communications by contacting Peoples through the contact form on this website. 

SECURITY

The Internet is a public network of networks and we cannot guarantee that communications between you and Peoples or others to, through or from our web site, will be free from unauthorized access or interference by third parties. By using our web site, you agree to assume this risk and any and all responsibility and liability that may arise and to hold Peoples harmless for such risk. The security of your Personal Information is important to us and when possible we attempt to provide secure transmissions by using encryption software. We have also put in place reasonable physical, electronic and operational procedures to safeguard information and limit access to your Personal Information to only those employees who need access in order to perform their duties.

YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We will provide you with a mechanism to allow and enable you to correct or update the Personal Information in our current records that we have obtained from you. You can always review and change your Personal Information by contacting us through the contact form on the web site or by telephone at 651-227-7711. Certain Personal Information may not be changed without authentication and you may be asked to provide additional information to allow us to confirm your identity in order to change those. If you ask us to remove your Personal Information, we still reserve the right to retain as much of your Personal Information and for so long as necessary to comply with our legal, regulatory, internal audit and record-keeping requirements.

 

YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

If you are a resident of the State of California, under the California Civil Code, you have the right to request information on how to exercise your disclosure choice options from companies conducting business in California. To do so, send us a request for information through the contact form on this web site indicating your preference as to how you would like us to respond to your request (i.e., email or postal mail). 

Attn: Your California Privacy Rights

 All requests sent via postal mail must be labeled "Your California Privacy Rights" clearly stated on the actual request. For all requests, please include your name, street address, city, state, and zip code. (Your street address is optional if you wish to receive a response to your request via email. Please include your zip code for our own recordkeeping.) We will not accept requests via the telephone or by facsimile. We are not responsible for notices that are not labeled or sent properly, or do not have complete information.

 

CONTACT US

 For questions or concerns relating to privacy, we can be contacted through the contact form on this web site.