Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy has been developed by Simpluris, Inc. (“Simpluris”) to protect its customers and class member’s (“users”) information from unauthorized release or use and for access to and/or processing of online response submissions in relation to this Website (“site”). For the purposes of this policy, any references to “us”, “our”, or “we” are meant to indicate Simpluris. This Privacy Policy describes how Simpluris may use and disclose any information that is collected about you through this site including any personally identifiable information. We gather information through the site either voluntarily, such as requesting individuals to fill out and submit online claim forms and/or involuntarily through technology, such as cookies and IP addresses, which can track your usage, activity and preferences. If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use this Website.

Use of Information Gathered Through the Website

The information we collect may be used to process an online response submission, provide access to secure content, respond to an inquiry generated by the user, to diagnose problems with our systems, analyze trends, and/or track user navigation. Information provided on the Website is used to the extent necessary to complete the claims administration process.

Protection of Social Security Numbers and Other Non-Public Personally-Identifiable Information

As part of Simpluris' claims administration process, it may be necessary to collect non-public, personally-identifiable information such as your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, and social security number. Simpluris understands the importance, and is committed to, protecting the security of such information. Our personnel are required to follow specific security procedures for storing, using, and disposing of non-public personally-identifiable information provided to us. We may grant access to such information only to individuals who reasonably need it to accomplish the purposes for which the information was collected. Simpluris policy prohibits the unlawful disclosure of Social Security numbers or other non-public personally-identifiable information.

Disclosure of Information to Third-Parties

If necessary, we may disclose your information on an as-needed basis to companies and individuals we employ to perform business functions and services on our behalf to assist with the fulfillment of your request, to process your claim, or otherwise to fulfill our administrative duties and obligations. Before disclosing any information to an Outside Contractor we will require that it agrees to comply with our obligations under this Privacy Policy with respect to information it receives from us or from you as our Outside Contractor. We may also disclose information to the extent necessary or appropriate to government agencies, advisors, and other third parties in order to comply with applicable laws, the service of legal process, or if we reasonably believe that such action is necessary to (a)comply with the law requiring such disclosure; (b) protect the rights or property of Simpluris or its affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security or (d) protect the personal safety of the users or the public. We do not sell or rent any information you provide to us through the Website to third parties for marketing purposes.

Data Security

Simpluris employs various technologies including SSL certificates, encryption, firewalls, and data loss prevention methods to protect the security of your information. And while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or guarantee the security of the information you transmit to this Website. We recommend you take every precaution in protecting your personal information when you are on the Internet including changing your passwords often; using a combination of letters and numbers when creating passwords, and making sure you use a secure browser.

Data Retention

Simpluris will not retain your personal information longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes for with it was collected or as required by applicable laws or regulations.

Cookies

We use cookies to store visitors preferences, record session information, record user-specific information on what pages users access, and record past activity at a site in order to provide better service when visitors return to our site.

Links to Third-Party Websites

The Website may contain links to information on other third-party websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these third-party websites as they may differ from this Website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other third-party websites and cannot guarantee the security of any personal information that may be collected there.

Minors

Simpluris does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 through this Website. If you are under the age of 13, please do not use this Website or provide information to us. If we become aware that we have received private information from a child under the age of 13, we will make commercially reasonable efforts to delete that information from our database.

Policy Revisions

Simpluris reserves the right to update and repost this Privacy Statement without notification. However, Simpluris is under no duty or obligation to update the information on this Website. If you have any questions about our website privacy policies, please e-mail us at privacy@simpluris.com.