Privacy Policy



Last Revised: December 21,2015

1. Our commitment to Privacy

Protecting your privacy and your information is a top priority for eLearning Industry. The purpose of this Privacy Policy to explain how your business data and other information that you provide to us (“Business Information”) is protected, what information is collected and how it is used by eLearning Industry. Those Privacy Policy provisions are part of our TOS.

By registering on our Website, you consent to our collection and use of your Business Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and you are accepting the practices described herein. We do not transfer, sell or rent your business information to third parties in any way other than what it is stated in this Privacy Policy.
Please note that your access to our Services may be subject to certain third party terms and conditions and privacy policies, including but not limited to third party online storage services and payment providers. You agree that eLearning Industry is not responsible for any such third party terms and conditions and their use of your Business Information. Unless stated otherwise, this Privacy Policy only deals with the use and communication of information collected by eLearning Industry.

2. What information is collected

We collect the following information from you (collectively “Business Information”):

a) Personal Information

i) Users

Our Users may sign up on our Website via linkedin. We collect the following information from Users via their linkedin profile: their linkedin profile information, their photo and their e-mail. Users may not post content but they can post reviews for various products on our Website and have access to all our webpages and Website content.

ii) Press Releases and other Content

Registration is required to post press releases and other content on our Website. Only registered Owners may post press releases on our Website. You can register through our Website by filling in a registration form. During the registration process, you have to provide us with the following information:

  • Your full name
  • Your company’s name
  • Your company’s country
  • Your professional e-mail

Once we receive your registration application, we will create an account (“Account”) for you at the Website and we will e-mail you a link to activate your Account. Once you access the link, you will be asked to enter a password and accept these TOS. Once you complete activation, and you will be able to create your profile (“Profile”).

You have the obligation to state truthfully, accurately and fully your up-to-date Business Information in the registration process and update your Account whenever it is needed. If your Business Information is not in compliance with these provisions or if eLearning Industry has reasonable suspicions that your Business Information is not in accordance with these provisions, eLearning Industry has the right to reject your application for registration or to suspend or terminate immediately your Account without prior notice. In this case, you have no right to any compensation for the rejection of your application, suspension or termination of your Account.

iii) Events

We currently have a manual registration process for the Owners who would like to post an event on our Website. We collect the following personal information from you:

  • Full Name
  • Email
  • Short Bio
  • Professional Picture
  • Your LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and your company’s URLs

You may be required to provide us with additional information and consent to our terms as described here which are part of our general TOS and Privacy Policy.

b) Other Information

Non- personal information

We automatically track and collect certain non-personal information such as Website navigation data and IP addresses. We use this information to do internal research on our users’ demographics, interest, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve you and our eLearning community.

Correspondence information

If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on our Website, we may store such information in our servers.

Payment Information

To protect you against fraud, unauthorized transactions (such as money laundering), claims and other liabilities, we do not collect credit card information. We only collect an identification number and order details which enable us to match each Owner to the payments he makes.

We allow our third party payment vendor to collect information for the purpose of collecting fees from Owners on the Website. We do not have access to the payment information that you provide to our third party payment vendor and this information is subject to the privacy policy of the third party payment vendor. For more information regarding what payment information our third party payment vendor collects and how it uses this information, please their privacy policy.

You consent to our access to and collection of such information described as above under clause 2.

3. How the information is used

We treat all Business Information according to Delaware, US law.

We use your Business Information as follows:

- We use your Business Information in order to resolve disputes; troubleshoot problems; help promote safe matching; collect fees owed; measure consumer interest in Services; inform you about offers, products, services, and updates; customize your experience; detect and protect us against error, fraud and other criminal activity; enforce our TOS; and as otherwise described to you at the time of collection. We may compare and review your Business Information for errors, omissions and for accuracy.

- We use your e-mail to send you system e-mails about the functionality of our Website that you cannot opt out from and you will have to receive if you want to use our Website. If you want to stop receiving our system e-mails, you will have to de-activate your Account here.

We use your e-mail associated with your Account in order to send you newsletters and promotions in conjunction with your use of our Services. If you do not wish to receive newsletters you may unsubscribe by clicking the unsubscription link in the newsletter e-mail.

- We may use your Business Information in order to provide benchmark analysis and aggregate statistics. This particular Business Information will be anonymized, will not contain personal identification and will not be transferred or sold to third parties in any way or format that identifies you.

- We use Website navigation data to operate and improve the Website. We may also use Website navigation data alone or in combination with your Business Information to provide aggregated information about eLearning Industry.

- We collect the Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses to track and aggregate your non-personal information when you use our Website. We use IP addresses to monitor the regions from which you navigate our Website and sign-up to use our Services. Your IP-address is also registered for statistical purposes and to better our advertising and layout of the Website.

We do not transfer, sell or rent your Business Information to third parties for their marketing purposes other than what is stated in this Privacy Policy. We request only the information that we need to operate our Services and improve our Website’s user experience. We do not use your Business Information to create any advertising creative.

Use of Business Information by third parties

- We partner with third-party advertising networks to either display advertising on our Website or to manage our advertising on other Websites. These ad network partners do not collect and do not have access to any Business Information. They may, however, anonymously track your internet usage.

- We make reasonable efforts to make sure that our Users and Owners, who use our Services, will use the information available to them solely for eLearning-related purposes. However, we cannot control their use of that information outside this scope and we are not responsible for such unauthorized uses.

- eLearning Industry reserves its right to share your Business Information with a third party in case of sale merger, control changes, reorganization or liquidation of the Company. All actions will naturally be completed in compliance with applicable laws of personal data and privacy.

All the information, described in this clause 3, will be disclosed in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We do not use your Business Information in any other context other than the one described in our TOS and Privacy Policy.

4. How your information is protected

You agree that eLearning Industry and its associated companies may use that Business Information for marketing purposes.

- All our employees, independent contractors and agents have executed non-disclosure agreements, which provide explicit confidentiality protections. Any employee, independent contractor or agent who violates such privacy and/or security policies is subject to possible termination and civil and/or criminal prosecution.

- We do not make any of your Business Information available to third parties for their marketing purposes. eLearning Industry’s software runs on individual servers and no data given or collected is shared with other social media platforms.

If however, we share your Business Information with third parties, we will notify you. Please note that no transmission over the internet can guarantee confidentiality and non-disclosure, and as such, you transmit at your own risk.

- We do not tolerate Spam. To report eLearning Industry-related spam, please contact us at [email protected] You may not use our communication tools to send spam or otherwise send content that would violate our TOS. We may check for spam, viruses, phishing attacks and other malicious activity or illegal or prohibited content of the Website, but we will not permanently store messages sent through these tools.

- eLearning Industry does its utmost to secure communications and data storage in order to protect confidentiality of your Business Information against loss and interception by third parties. However, it is important to know that there is no zero-risk against loss or interception by others of your Business Information. You are responsible for maintaining the security and confidentiality of your Account’s username and password.

5. How the information is stored

We save your Business Information in our database in order to improve our Website’s and user experience and in accordance with our TOS. If you wish that your Business Information be permanently deleted from our database when you stop using our Services, please notify us at [email protected]

eLearning Industry LLC is a United States (US) company. If you are located outside the US and choose to provide information to us, eLearning Industry transfers your Information to our servers in the US. The US may not have the same data protection laws as the country in which you initially provided the Information. When we transfer your Information to the US, we will protect it as described in this Privacy Policy. By visiting our Website or providing eLearning Industry with your Information, you fully understand and unambiguously consent to this transfer, processing and storage of your Information in the US.

6. Cookies Policy

eLearning Industry is using cookies to improve your experience of our Website. When you visit our Website, eLearning Industry servers send a cookie to your computer in order to determine your location and use the appropriate language for our Services. You can delete these cookies at any time. Standing alone, cookies do not personally identify an individual. Cookies merely recognize the web browser. Unless an individual chooses to identify himself/herself to eLearning Industry, such as through opening an Account or entering login information, individuals remain anonymous to eLearning Industry.

7. Legal requests

We cooperate with law enforcement authorities, as well as with other third parties, to enforce laws, intellectual property rights and to prevent fraud. In response to a verified request by law enforcement or other government officials relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity, we can, and you authorize us to, disclose your name, e-mail address and Website use history, with or without a subpoena. Without limiting the above, we will not disclose your Business Information to any law enforcement or other governmental officials without a subpoena or court order, except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to protect our rights, enforce our policies, respond to claims that your use of our Services violates eLearning Industry’s policies or rights or others, or protect anyone’s rights, property or safety.

8. Consent

By using our Website, you consent to the collection and use of your Business Information as described in this Privacy Policy and our TOS.

9. Links to Other Sites

eLearning Industry’s Website may contain links to other Websites that are not owned or controlled by eLearning Industry. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other Websites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Website and to read the privacy policies of each and every Website that collects personal information. This privacy policy applies only to information collected by this Website.

10. Changes

If our Privacy Policy procedures change, we will post those changes immediately to our Website. Any such changes will be effective immediately from the time they are posted, unless otherwise stated in the change provision. E-mail notification will be sent to Users and Owners who request it.