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Setec Investigations, and its parent company, Setec Security Technologies, Inc., makes information and professional services available on this web site, subject to the following terms and conditions. By accessing this site, you agree to these terms and conditions. Setec Investigations reserves the right to change these terms and conditions, and the products, services, prices, and programs mentioned in this site at any time, at its sole discretion, without notice. Setec Investigations reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for any violation of these terms and conditions. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Copyright
The information on this web site is protected by copyright. Except as specifically permitted, no portion of this web site may be distributed or reproduced by any means, or in any form, without Setec Investigations' prior written permission.

Copyright Notice
© 2017 Setec Investigations. 8391 Beverly Blvd. #167 Los Angeles, CA 90048
USA.  All Rights Reserved.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Setec Security Technologies, Inc. (“Setec”, “we”, “us”) uses and protects any information preserved, collected, or received while providing services to our clients. Setec Security Technologies, Inc. is committed to ensuring that our clients’ privacy is protected.

What we collect

Setec Security Technologies, Inc. provides computer forensic and electronic discovery support services. At the request of our clients, Setec Security Technologies, Inc. preserves data from client computer systems, servers, email accounts, online storage repositories, and other digital media sources to enable the delivery of our services. This data may include personal information.

Setec Security Technologies, Inc. may collect individual information including, but not limited to a first name, last name, physical address, an e-mail address, or other contact information. In general, you may visit Setec's web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself.

Setec Security Technologies, Inc. acknowledges that EU individuals have the right to access the personal information that we maintain about them. An EU individual who seeks access, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data, should direct his query to privacy@setecinvestigations.com. If requested to remove data, we will respond within a reasonable timeframe.

What we do with the information we gather

The data collected in the course of supporting our clients is subjected to computer forensic analysis, keyword searches, data filtering, and culling in accordance with our client’s instructions. Setec Security Technologies, Inc. will not use our clients’ information except as specifically instructed by the client, or as may be required by law, regulatory authority or court order. We may also be required to disclose an individual’s personal information in response to a lawful request by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements. If we ever were to engage in any onward transfers of client data with third parties other than our agents, we would provide the client with an opt-out choice to limit the use and disclosure of your personal data.

In cases of onward transfer to third parties, we do not disclose personal information to any third party except as specifically instructed by the client, or as may be required by law, regulatory authority or court order. Examples of third parties that frequently receive our client’s data are our client’s counsel and electronic discovery vendors engaged by our clients in conjunction with the legal matters in which we are engaged.

In cases of onward transfer to third parties of data of EU individuals received pursuant to the EU-US Privacy Shield, Setec Security Technologies, Inc. is potentially liable.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that our clients’ information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

Setec Security Technologies, Inc. complies with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the US Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries. Setec Security Technologies, Inc. has certified that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles of Notice, Choice, Accountability for Onward Transfer, Security, Data Integrity and Purpose Limitation, Access, and Recourse, Enforcement and Liability. If there is any conflict between the policies in this privacy policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification page, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov/

Setec Security Technologies, Inc. is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

In compliance with the EU-US Privacy Shield Principles, Setec Security Technologies, Inc. commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal information. European Union individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding this privacy policy should first contact Setec Security Technologies, Inc. at: privacy@setecinvestigations.com

Setec Security Technologies, Inc. has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the EU-US Privacy Shield Principles BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD, a non-profit alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States and operated by the Council of Better Business Bureaus. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit www.bbb.org/EU-privacy-shield/for-eu-consumers/ for more information and to file a complaint.

Please note that if your complaint is not resolved through these channels, under limited circumstances, a binding arbitration option may be available before a Privacy Shield Panel.

Warranties and Disclaimers
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE IN AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND SETEC INVESTIGATIONS, ALL INFORMATION AND SOFTWARE ON THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

SETEC INVESTIGATIONS ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE OR OTHER DOCUMENTS WHICH ARE REFERENCED BY OR LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL SETEC INVESTIGATIONS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM: (1) RELIANCE ON THE MATERIALS PRESENTED, (2) COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS, (3) LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, (4) DELAYS OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTIONS, (5) AND ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION) WHETHER OR NOT SETEC INVESTIGATIONS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

THIS WEB SITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER INACCURACIES. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY MADE TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. HOWEVER, SETEC INVESTIGATIONS MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE.

Products and Services Availability
This web site can be accessed from countries around the world and may contain references to Setec Investigations services, programs, and products that have not been announced in your country. These references do not imply that Setec Investigations intends to announce such services, programs, or products in your country.

Compliance With Laws
Governing Law and Jurisdiction

You agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this web site shall be governed by the laws of the state of California. You agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the Superior Court of Los Angeles in California, with respect to such matters.

Setec Investigations makes no representation that information on this web site are appropriate or available for use in all countries, and prohibits accessing materials from territories where contents are illegal. Those who access this site do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.

Export Control Laws

Software available on the Setec Investigations web site is subject to United States export controls. No software from this site may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported: (1) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, Sudan, North Korea, Iran, or any other country to which the United States has embargoed goods; or (2) to anyone on the United States Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the United States Commerce Department's Table of Denial and Prohibition Orders.

By downloading or using software from this site, you are agreeing to the foregoing and all applicable export control laws. You are also warranting that you are not under the control of, located in, or a resident or national of any such country or on any such list.

The information on export laws provided herein is not necessarily complete. For more information on export laws, please telephone the United States Commerce Department, Bureau of Export Administration at (408) 998-7402, (202) 482-2440, or (202) 482-4811.

 

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