the owner of this Web Site and its contents, recognizes
the importance of protecting the privacy of information
provided by site users, however the very nature of our
services requires us to be able to provide access to information
about you, unless you have designated that it is to remain
confidential. Unlike many other sites, when providing
information to us, you must indicate what information,
if any is, is confidential. By using the e3Sourcing
site, you consent to the collection and use of information
as outlined below.
Is Collecting Your Information
Information Is Collected
Of Information And With Whom It Is Shared
Note About SecurityPurchase
and/or Credit Card InformationPrivacy
e3Sourcing does not govern and is not responsible
on any Web Site linked to or from the e3Sourcing
Who Is Collecting Your Information
When you provide personal information on this Web Site,
that information goes only to e3Sourcing, except
as otherwise indicated herein.
When Information Is Collected
To access certain portions of this Web Site, you are asked
to enroll as a member of e3Sourcing. In enrolling,
you are voluntarily providing certain personal information
to us including your name and title, the name of your firm/employer,
your email address, your physical mailing address, your
telephone and facsimile numbers and your area of occupation.
You are also choosing a personal password. This information
comprises your Member Profile. You can always view, update
and/or correct the information in your Member Profile by
clicking on the Preferences Button on pages in the member-only
areas of the site.
In addition to your enrollment, e3Sourcing collects
information about our members in connection with certain
activities on the site, including when you participate in
our discussion forums, special seminars, workshops and polls
and when you purchase materials or products that we offer.
in interfacing with member traffic to the site. "Cookies"
are small pieces of information that are transferred by
our servers and stored by your Web browser on your computer's
hard drive. Also, when site visitors or members request
pages from our Web server, the server automatically collects
some information about the users, including their IP addresses.
Computers on the network use these addresses to send the
requested information to you.
Use of Information and with Whom it Is Shared
uses the IP addresses of visitors and enrolled members to
administer this Web site, respond to member comments and
diagnose problems with our servers, as well as to gather
broad demographic information about site users. The general
demographic information does not contain anything that identifies
users personally or that can be used to identify them. We
may combine demographic information supplied by members
during enrollment with site usage data to develop profiles,
in aggregate form, about our members and their preferences
regarding the content of the site and the products or services
we offer. e3Sourcing may share this composite information
with existing or prospective sponsors to help them better
understand our member profile and the dynamics of our site.
Unless you specifically request otherwise, we reserve
the right to share information about you with our sponsors
or other parties.
to our members' interests and to honor their preferences.
The information gathered about visitors and members of e3Sourcing
is used to guide us in creating a site that serves the needs
and interests of our users. Upon request, e3Sourcing
will remove member information from our database or permit
members to "opt out" of future email communications.
Of course, we will share information about you with other
parties when you request or order materials or products
available from the e3Sourcing or others through this
Web Site, as well as when you seek to provide, or receive
Also, if you elect to participate by posting messages in
our discussion groups, on message boards or during any online
events, your real name and email address will be posted
together with your message. In this regard, you cannot hide
your identity or email address from other members and the
posting of anonymous messages is not allowed. This allows
us to protect our member community from abusive postings
and provides a verifiable point of contact should legal
Please remember, if you volunteer other personal information
about you in posting messages in our public or private forums
(such as your telephone number or mailing address), that
information is available to all other persons having access
to those forums and may be used by someone in ways unintended
by you. Your disclosure of information in such manner and
the consequences thereof are your sole responsibility.
Also, please note e3Sourcing may disclose member
information if required to do so by law, court order, as
requested by other government or law enforcement authority,
or in the good faith belief that disclosure is otherwise
necessary or advisable including, without limitation, to
protect the rights or properties of e3Sourcing LLC,
or when we have reason to believe that disclosing the information
is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action
against someone who may be causing interference with the
rights or properties of e3Sourcing LLC, whether intentionally
or otherwise; or when anyone else could be harmed by such
A Note About Security
The importance of security regarding personal information
provided by users of this Web Site to e3Sourcing
LLC is of utmost concern to us. We exercise great care in
providing secure transmission of your information from your
personal computer to our servers. Unfortunately, no data
transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100%
secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal
information, w cannot ensure or warrant the security of
any information you transmit to us. Once we receive your
transmission, we will undertake best efforts to ensure the
security of your information on our systems. To prevent
unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure
the correct use of information, our servers utilize sophisticated
physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard
and secure the information that you may provide to us online.
We consider your Password and other personal data that you
provide to us highly sensitive information. Although e3Sourcing
takes precautions to prevent unauthorized use of your personal
data, you must also be careful to safeguard this information.
You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of
your password and any account information. e3Sourcing will never
ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or
email. To ensure that others cannot access your Member Profile,
post messages or order materials in your name, please remember
to exit the e3Sourcing Web Site and close your browser
window at the end of each visit.
Purchasing and/or Credit Card Information
e3Sourcing's Web Site is e-commerce enabled, providing
a secure means of becoming a member and ordering either
services online. e3Sourcing does not maintain any credit card information,
which means that you have to provide it each time you make
a purchase. Accordingly, you alone control this confidential
If you have any comments or questions about this Privacy
Policy or any other questions about privacy on the e3Sourcing
Web Site please contact:
James V. Kelly
Since the e3Sourcing continually updates the services
and materials that it provides to site visitors and enrolled
the services and materials that we make available. As such,
e3Sourcing reserves the right to change this Policy.
Any changes to this Policy will be described in future versions
and posted here for user review.