Privacy Policy

Registration:

Users may complete the participant interest form and provide some personal information including demographic and contact information. SPPG + Essman Research uses your demographic information to invite you to participate in research sessions and interpret the results. SPPG + Essman Research uses your contact information (such as name, email address, and postal address) to invite you to participate in research projects sessions and to compensate you for participation. SPPG + Essman Research will not disclose your identity or any personally identifiable information without your authorization.

Cookies:

A cookie is data stored on the user’s hard drive.  Cookies are not linked to personally identifiable information. SPPG + Essman Research serves “session” cookies only. Once the user closes his or her browser, the session is ended and the cookie terminates. Cookies allow the user to log in a password only once. We may also use cookies to target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Users who reject cookies will have limited use of our site and will notbe able to participate in an SPPG + Essman Research session. Cookies are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

Log Files

We use IP addresses, browser type, referring URLs, operating system, and date/time stamp to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in optimizing the performance of our site and our services. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

Links

The SPPG + Essman Research website contains links to other sites. SPPG + Essman Research is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.