In providing mobile services to our clients, we collect, store, process, and disclose personal information belonging to individuals who are involved in recruiting or employment activities (these include customers, subscribers, applicants to jobs, those registering the or interest in jobs or referring individuals to jobs or their friends and contacts). In all of these cases, our software is integrated into a Customer System and we are handling personal information solely on behalf of the Customer, and in accordance with our agreements with the Customer.
This policy will inform you of our use of that information, where that information is retained and shared in the delivery of the Services, and the choices you can make regarding our use of the information.
The use of information collected through our service shall be limited to the purpose of providing the service for which the Client has engaged Loop.
As a matter of policy, we do not sell or rent any of your personal information to third parties for any marketing purposes.
Loop is a global company and as a result, we may share your information with other Loop affiliates and/or business units in other parts of the world in order to provide you with our services. Your personally identifiable information may be transferred by us from your home country to Loop employees in Loop offices around the world, who may communicate with you regarding your inquiry. We limit access to your personally identifiable information to only those Loop employees who we believe need access in order to provide services to you or to otherwise perform their duties.
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
Loop is a participant in the U.S. Department of Commerce's EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and has certified that we adhere to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Principles. Loop is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission.
For more information about the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce's Privacy Shield website at https://www.commerce.gov/privacyshield
If you do not receive timely acknowledgement of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, you can also submit your complaint to Privacy Trust, an independent third party. Visit https://www.privacytrust.com/drs/loop to file a complaint.
Finally, as a last resort and in limited situations, EU individuals may seek redress from the Privacy Shield Panel, a binding arbitration mechanism.
In cases of onward transfer to third parties of data of EU individuals received pursuant to the EU-US Privacy Shield, Loop remains liable.
Your Personally Identifiable Information
The opt-in form collects certain information you voluntarily choose to share with Loop, such as your name, email address, and mobile number (“Personally identifiable information” or “PII”). You may always choose not to provide such personally identifiable information; however, this may limit Loop’s ability to provide you with a specific service or particular content. Loop may also collect other data, which may include personally identifiable information.
Personally Identifiable Information as Used by Loop Clients
Loop contracts employers and other companies (“Clients”) to provide the Loop Service. Information about your use of the Service and visits to the online or mobile sites may be used by Loop and its Clients. Your personally identifiable information is only shared with the specific Client for which you visited and to which you subscribed.
When you download and use your Services, we will automatically collect information on the type of device you use, operating system version.
We collect your location based information for the purpose of matching your job search criteria. If you no longer wish to allow us to track your location based information within the mobile application you may turn this off at the device level.
Information Related to Data Collected for our Clients
Loop collects information under the direction of its Clients, and has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. If you are a candidate, employee or customer of one of our Clients and would no longer like to be contact by one of our Clients that user our service, please contact the Client that you interact with directly. We may transfer personally identifiable information to companies that help us provide our service. Transfers to subsequent third parties are covered by the service agreements with our Clients.
Access and Retention of Data Controlled by our Clients
Loop has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. An individual who seeks access or to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data should direct their query to Loop’s Client. If the Client requests Loop to remove the data, we will respond to their request within 30 days.
We will retain personal data we process on behalf of our Clients as long as needed to provide services to our Client. Loop will retain and use this personally identifiable information as necessary to comply with any legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
The information we gather and store, includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.
We use this information to analyze trends, to render an optimized user experience on our site, to track user’s movements on the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
What are Cookies & does Loop use them?
What is a cookie?
What types of cookies does Loop use?
Loop utilizes several types of cookie to bring you an exceptional user experience:
Necessary cookies – are required for effective navigation around the Loop platform and websites. Without these cookies, key functions and user experience may be significantly impacted.
Persistent cookies – help us recognize you as an existing user and remember your preferences so we can deliver enhanced functionality and a personally tailored service. For example - a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be recognized by Loop when you return to the site, in order to identify you. Should you get interrupted for any reason (including browser shutdowns or loss of access to the Internet) while completing a job application, persistent cookies will allow you to continue where you left off (at a later time). You will also have the option to save details (that you enter about yourself) after you close your browser, so that you will not have to re-enter the same details the next time you need to fill in a form on one of our sites.
Session cookies - only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a web site or a browser session), and expire when you close the browser. These cookies are required for site functionality.
Performance cookies - utilized by third party partners or service providers may be used in order to help us continuously improve site performance, and provide reporting to our clients. For example, Loop partners with Google Analytics to collect data on site usage. This information is collected through the use of performance cookies which aggregate and anonymize all data, and no personally identifiable data is involved.
To opt out of cookie use, you can set your browser to reject cookies. Please visit the ‘Help’ menu of your Internet browser for instructions.
To opt-out of Google Analytics, please go to: Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
Loop does not collect, store or process any payments or payment information though the Service.
Privacy for Children
Loop does not direct any of its products, services, sites or offerings to children under age 13. If we learn that any personal information has been collected from a child under age 13, we will delete the information as soon as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Site Monitoring Tools
Loop uses analytics software while providing the Service on your mobile device. This allows us to ensure our Mobile Software and Service functions properly on your device. This software may record information such as how often you use the application, the events that occur within the application, aggregated usage, performance data, and where the application was downloaded from. We do not link the information we store within the analytics software to any personally identifiable information you submit within the application.
What We Use Personally Identifiable Information For
Disclosure /Communications Content/Data and Information
We will share your personally identifiable information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement. Though we do not sell your personally identifiable information to third parties, we may provide your personally identifiable information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as a live help feature or offering customer service. These companies are authorized to use your personally identifiable information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
We may provide your personally identifiable information:
- as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process
- when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request
- if Loop is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personally identifiable information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personally identifiable information, to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.
- Also, certain technical processing of messages and their content may be required to: (1) send and receive messages; (2) conform to connecting networks’ technical requirements; (3) conform to the limitations of the Service; or (4) conform to other similar requirements.
Loop uses commercially reasonable physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to protect personal information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you provide to Loop Sites or that is provided to us in connection with Loop Services to our Customers. We cannot guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. Moreover, Loop is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third parties with whom Loop interacts, such as social networks and our Customers, in the course of providing our Services.
Social Media (Features) and Widgets
On occasion Our Service includes social media features and widgets which are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the relevant company or organization providing the widget and its associated functionality.
Connected mobile site or Links to data
In the course of delivering the Services Loop creates and hosts links to other mobile sites and websites. Loop is not liable for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
User options to unsubscribe or Opt-Out
If you wish to subscribe to the Service we will use the personally identifiable information to contact you. If at any time you wish to opt-out of receiving these text messages or emails, you may follow the unsubscribe or opt-out procedure provided in communication to you by text or email. In addition, if you are a registered user, you may also opt out and have your account permanently deleted by emailing your request to email@example.com.
Modify/Delete Your Information
If your personally identifiable information changes or if you no longer wish to use our service, you may modify or delete your information by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your request within 30 days.
Any questions or concerns regarding the use or disclosure of personal information should be directed to email@example.com to the address given below. Loop will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes regarding use and disclosure of personal information by reference to the principles contained in this Policy. For complaints that cannot be resolved between Loop and the complainant, Loop has agreed to use Privacy Trust third party dispute resolution. For information about Privacy Trust or the operation of the Privacy Trust dispute resolution service visit www.privacytrust.org.
Data Storage and Retention
Loop will retain personal information that we receive and process on behalf of our Customers for as long as needed to provide services to our Customer. Our data retention periods will vary per contractual agreement with each individual Customer. Loop will retain and use this personal information to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
In some instances, Loop does not retain data beyond a single session. Once Loop has facilitated the transmission of personal information to a Customer's database that is not hosted by Loop, it is that Customer's responsibility to guard the user's personal information against unauthorized access or transmission. We may store personal information in locations outside the direct control of Loop (for instance, on servers or databases co-located with hosting providers). When a customer terminates or deactivates its Customer account, Loop may retain the personal information of the Customer for a commercially reasonable time for backup, archival, or audit purposes.
Updates and Changes to this Policy
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