Thanks for visiting the 1291 Group of the Americas’ website.  We appreciate your visit to this web site (“1291Americas Website”) and your interest in our services. We respect personal privacy and we are careful to protect any personal data collected, processed and used during visits to the 1291Americas Website.

By accessing the 1291Americas Website you accept our Privacy Statement (“Statement”).

If you do not agree to this Statement, please do not access additional content on the 1291Americas Website.

What is the purpose this Statement?

1291 Group of the Americas and its affiliates (“1291Americas” or “We”) believe in safeguarding the personal information that we collect from people who use our website. This Statement describes how, and what type of, data will be collected from users of the 1291AmericasWebsite and the purposes for which we may collect, share or disclose the data.

This Statement applies to any information obtained by 1291 Americas through your use of the 1291 Americas Website. It is not applicable to any Internet websites controlled by third parties not affiliated with 1291 Americas that the 1291 Americas Website may link to (“Third Party Sites”). Please review the privacy statements of Third Party Sites as 1291 Americas is not responsible for and has no influence on the content or the privacy practices of Third Party Sites.

The terms of this Statement are subject to any additional terms of disclaimers or other contractual terms you have entered into with 1291 Americas such as client privacy statements or notices, and any applicable mandatory laws and regulations.

What information do we collect from you and why?

When you visit the 1291Americas Website, our web server automatically records details about your visit. These details include your IP address, the search engine from which you found us, the type of browser used, the pages of the 1291Americas Website you visit as well as the date and the duration of your visit.

In addition, we collect personal data, which you provide through the 1291Americas Website, when you enter personal details (e.g. name, address, e-mail address, phone/fax number) on a consultation request form or if you opt-in for our email newsletter.

We will use your personal data:

  • to inform you about our services and products
  • to improve and refine the research & development of the 1291Americas Website,
  • for such purposes as otherwise specified.

We respect applicable laws and regulations in our use of personal data.

To whom do we disclose your information collected from the 1291Americas Website?

1291 Americas may disclose your information to its affiliates, agents, and third party providers inside or outside your country of residence to perform services for 1291 Americas for the purposes stated above. Our affiliates, agents and third party providers who have access to personal data obtained through the 1291Americas Website are obliged to respect privacy.

When transferring personal data internationally we make sure that we comply with applicable laws and regulations, for example, by entering into agreements which will ensure that the recipients of your information maintain an adequate level of data protection.

We may also disclose your information to governmental agencies or entities, regulatory authorities, or other persons in line with any applicable law, regulations, court order or official request, or under any of guidelines issued by regulatory or other authorities, or similar processes as either required or permitted by applicable law.

What should you consider when sending data over the Internet?

The Internet is generally not regarded as a secure environment, and information sent via the Internet (such as to or from the 1291 Americas Website or via electronic message) may be accessed by unauthorized third parties, potentially leading to disclosures, changes in content or technical failures. Even if both sender and receiver are located in the same country, information sent via the Internet may be transmitted across international borders and be forwarded to a country with a lower data protection level than exists in your country of residence.

Please note that we accept no responsibility or liability for the security of your information while in transit over the Internet to us. In order to protect your privacy you may choose another means of communication with 1291 Americas should you so desire.

January 2017