Privacy Policy

National Business Research Institute, Inc., DBA NBRI respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it. We’ve structured our website so that, in general, you can visit NBRI on the web without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information.

EU-US PRIVACY SHIELD FRAMEWORK

NBRI complies with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries. NBRI 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.

In compliance with the EU-US Privacy Shield Principles, NBRI 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 NBRI at: NBRI Privacy Mailbox, 2701 Dallas Parkway, Suite 650, Plano, Texas 75093.

NBRI has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the EU-US Privacy Shield Principles to 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.

Finally, as a last resort and in limited situations, individuals may seek redress from the Privacy Shield Panel, a binding arbitration mechanism.

US-SWISS SAFE HARBOR FRAMEWORK

NBRI complies with the US-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from Switzerland. NBRI has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. If there is any conflict between the policies in this privacy policy and the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles, the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles shall govern.

NBRI commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal information. Swiss citizens with inquiries or complaints regarding this privacy policy should first contact NBRI at: NBRI Privacy Mailbox, 2701 Dallas Parkway, Suite 650, Plano, Texas 75093.

NBRI has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the US-Swiss Safe Harbor Program to an independent dispute resolution mechanism 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/us/safe-harbor-complaints for more information and to file a complaint.

LINKS TO NON-NBRI WEBSITES

The NBRI website may provide links to third-party websites for your convenience and information. If you access those links you will leave the NBRI website. NBRI does not control those sites or their privacy practices, which may differ from NBRI’s.

TYPES OF DATA WE COLLECT

We collect Organization Names, Client Names, Telephone Numbers, and Email Addresses.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

NBRI uses your personal information to provide you with information and services and to better understand your needs and interests.

WE DO NOT SHARE YOUR INFORMATION

NBRI does not sell, rent, lease, or disclose your personal information to any third parties. Note that NBRI may 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.

NBRI may be liable for the appropriate onward transfer of personal data to third parties.

ACCESS/CHOICE/OPT-OUT

Individuals have the right under Privacy Shield to access their personal data under the Access principle to correct or delete it and/or to limit the use and disclosure of their personal data by contacting NBRI via email at Privacy@nbrii.com. NBRI’s Anti-Spam policy tolerates only permission-based email. In addition, recipients always have the opportunity to opt-out in the footer of all non-transactional email messages. Opt-out, change, and deletion requests are processed within one business day. This policy applies to data from Switzerland as well as the European Union.

KEEPING YOUR INFORMATION SECURE

NBRI is committed to protecting the information you provide us. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure proper use of the information, NBRI has in place appropriate physical and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect.

NBRI is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the FTC.

CONTACTING US

We value your opinions. If you have any comments or questions about our privacy policy, please write us at the following address: NBRI Privacy Mailbox, 2701 Dallas Parkway, Suite 650, Plano, Texas 75093.