Personally Identifiable Information is Provided by You
The personally identifiable information that LearnSmart requests from you may include your name, address, email address, telephone number, driver's license number and professional license number. The personally identifiable information that you provide must be accurate, complete and current. LearnSmart will specifically ask you for any personally identifiable information requested, and your provision of such information will always be on a voluntary basis.
LearnSmart's Use of Your Personally Identifiable Information
LearnSmart uses your personally identifiable information within LearnSmart's internal organization to process any selections that you may make using www.learnsmartsystems.com and to create, develop, operate, deliver and improve our products and services. LearnSmart may de-identify and aggregate your personally identifiable information and license, sell or otherwise disclose the aggregated information to third parties.
LearnSmart may share your personally identifiable information with select third parties for fulfillment of services and features. For example, we will share your personally identifiable information with: (i) credit card companies for processing your tuition if you register for LearnSmart courses; (ii) state licensing agencies if you elect to have LearnSmart report your professional licensing requirements to those agencies; (iii) select business sponsors; (iv) professional organizations who refer you to www.learnsmartsystems.com; (v) vendors whose products you order via www.learnsmartsystems.com; and (vi) course providers in order to issue you points and certificates earned by successfully completing coursework.
LearnSmart may share or disclose your personally identifiable information when it determines, in its sole discretion, that the disclosure of such personally identifiable information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against you if you may be: (i) causing intentional or unintentional injury to another; (ii) interfering with another's rights or property, including LearnSmart's rights or property; (iii) violating any applicable law, rule or regulation; or (iv) such disclosure is required by any applicable law, rule or regulation; or (v) in order to provide profession related product information through third party vendors.
To correct, update or change selections regarding your personally identifiable information after you have provided personally identifiable information to LearnSmart via www.learnsmartsystems.com, you must inform LearnSmart of any changes to, or updates of, any personally identifiable information that you provide. You may at any time request a copy of the personally identifiable information that you provided, elect to revoke ("opt-out") the information provided, update that information, or change any selections you have made with regard to use of that information.
In order to access, opt-out, update or change selections for use of, personally identifiable information that you provided, please contact LearnSmart. LearnSmart will accordingly furnish you with a copy of your personally identifiable information, or change its records to remove, update or change selections regarding your personally identifiable information.
If you opt-out of providing your personally identifiable information, LearnSmart will no longer use your personally identifiable information or share it with third parties. However, keep in mind that your opting-out of providing personally identifiable information may inhibit or cancel your ability to fully utilize www.learnsmartsystems.com to subscribe for LearnSmart's courses and to access or use some other features.
Other Transmissions, Submissions and Postings to www.learnsmartsystems.com
If you transmit, submit or post information to www.learnsmartsystems.com that is not, or does not contain, personally identifiable information, you automatically grant LearnSmart the royalty-free, non-exclusive right and license to use, copy, format, adapt and/or to incorporate the same in other data and content viewable on, contained in, or downloadable from, www.learnsmartsystems.com.
Like many Internet websites, LearnSmart utilizes "cookies" to track and store anonymous preferential information about you as you use www.learnsmartsystems.com. "Cookies" are alphanumeric identifiers in the form of text files that are inserted and stored on your hard drive by your web browser. Cookies track your personal preferences and activities, but in no way contain or refer to any personally identifiable information.
If you do not want www.learnsmartsystems.com's cookies to be inserted into your hard drive, you can disable your hard drive's ability to accept and receive cookies through your web browser. However, keep in mind that if you disable your hard drive's ability to accept and receive cookies, you may not be able to fully utilize all of the convenience features of www.learnsmartsystems.com. For instance, you may have to log in your username or password more than once per session.
Usernames and Passwords May Be Issued to You
You may be issued a username or password by LearnSmart to utilize certain features of www.learnsmartsystems.com. In order to receive a username or password from LearnSmart for use on www.learnsmartsystems.com, you will be required to submit personally identifiable information. You are responsible for keeping your usernames and passwords, if any, confidential. You are responsible for any access, use or activities on www.learnsmartsystems.com under your username or password. For that reason, be sure to log off when you are finished using a shared computer.
Security of Your Submissions and Transmissions
LearnSmart utilizes its best efforts to protect the security of any information submitted or transmitted by you via www.learnsmartsystems.com, including, but not limited to, personally identifiable information. LearnSmart uses a secure server and SSL encryption technology to help ensure that your submissions and transmissions are kept confidential. However, in the unlikely event that an unauthorized third party compromises LearnSmart's security system, LearnSmart is not responsible for any occurrences or damages directly or indirectly caused by an unauthorized third party's ability to view, use or disseminate your submissions or transmissions to www.learnsmartsystems.com, or your personally identifiable information.
When LearnSmart transfers Personal Information to a third-party processor, it will ensure that the third party (1) subscribes to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles, (2) is subject to the EU Data Protection Directive or another EU finding that its privacy practices are adequate, or (3) enters into a written agreement with LearnSmart requiring that the third party provide at least the same level of privacy protection as is required by the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles.
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Governing Law; Arbitration
Judgment upon any award rendered by the arbitrator shall be final, binding and conclusive upon you and LearnSmart, and your and LearnSmart's respective administrators, executors, legal representatives, successors and assigns, and may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. Notwithstanding the previous sentence, in no event shall either you or LearnSmart be entitled to punitive, special, indirect or consequential damages, and both you and LearnSmart hereby waive your rights to any punitive, special, indirect or consequential damages, including, but not limited to, damages for any loss of profit, revenue or business.
LearnSmart conducts compliance audits of its relevant privacy practices to ensure adherence to this Policy. LearnSmart will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes regarding processing and disclosure of Personal Information in accordance with the principles contained in this Policy. LearnSmart will take reasonable corrective action to resolve complaints and disputes, including correcting any Personal Information that is inaccurate, ensuring the use of Personal Information is consistent with this policy, and reversing or correcting the effects of noncompliance.
Last Updated: February 16, 2017