Privacy Policy

The following terms, conditions, and notices (Site Rules) apply to all visitors or users of this Web site, and of micro-sites or mobile sites of Business Trade Fair and lines of business that expressly adopt these Site Rules (collectively, the "Web site"). We may refer to our events or trade fairs and lines of business as "we," "us," or "our" throughout the Site Rules. By using this Web site, you agree to be bound by these rules and regulations, as they may be modified by us at any time and posted on this Web site. In the event of a violation of these rules and regulations, we reserve the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity.

The Web Site and all of its materials, including, but not limited to, its software or HTML code, scripts, text, artwork, photographs, images, video, and audio (collectively, "Materials" ) are protected by copyright laws and other U.S. and international laws and treaties. All Materials are provided through this Web site as a service to its current and prospective visitors and may be used only for business, informational, and product or service ordering purposes and only if you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the Materials. No right, title or interest in our Materials is conveyed to you. This is a limited license, not a transfer of title of our Materials, and such license is subject to the following restrictions: you may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, post, modify, create derivative works from, sell, license or otherwise exploit this site or any of its Materials without our prior written permission; you may not access or use this Web Site for any competitive or commercial purpose; nor may you permit any copying of our Materials. Any unauthorized copying, alteration, distribution, transmission, performance, display, or other use of these Materials is prohibited. Irresponsible use of our information may result in the revoke of your participation and / or association in our events at any time for any or no reason. All rights not expressly granted are reserved by us, as applicable.

One or more patents or trademarks may apply to this website, including and without limitation to patents or trademarks obtained in the United States and other international countries. We and our affiliated companies retain all rights regarding their trademarks, trade names, brand names and trade dress. These marks, names or trade dress, and all associated logos or images, are registered by associated and participating companies affiliated with our events, and they are protected by U.S. and international laws and treaties. No license to the use of such marks, logos, names or trademarks is granted to you under these terms and conditions or by your use of this Web Site. We have a no-tolerance policy regarding the use of our trademarks or names. The misuse of our trademarks or other companies logos as may be displayed on this Web Site is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that we may aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of civil remedies and criminal prosecution. Associating or juxtaposing our Web site or its Materials (e.g., through framing or inline linking) with advertisements and/or other information not originating from our Web site is expressly prohibited.

We make our Website available in a mobile-friendly format, as well (our "Mobile Site"). All mobile phones that have Internet access can make use of the Mobile Site. Users with mobile phones that have this access also have the option to view the full html site that is available on your PC. You should be aware that some of the special pricing and promotions offered on the full html site may not show up on the Mobile Site. However, you can use the Mobile Site to take advantage of our special pricing and promotions that you view on the full html site or that you receive in an email offering from us, by using the code specified on the full html website or in the email when you are on the Mobile Site.

We may, but are not obligated to, use-in any way we see fir-any ideas, concepts, know-how, text, photographs, images or techniques ("User Submissions") contained in any communication you send to the Web Site or provide to us for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, advertising; promotion; entertainment; commercial purposes; and developing, manufacturing and marketing products. Accordingly, we may use, edit, alter, copy, reproduce, disclose, display, publish, remove, prepare derivative works from, perform, distribute, exhibit, broadcast, or otherwise exploit the User Submissions, in whole or in part, in any form, media or technology (e.g., broadcast and cable television, radio, mobile transmission, and the internet), now known or hereafter developed, all without any payment to or further authorization by you.

You understand that such User Submissions may be accessed and viewed by others, including by the general public, and, whether or not such User Submissions are published, Business Trade Fair does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Submissions. You are solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of their publication on our Web site (assuming we choose to post them once submitted). We reserve the right to determine in our sole discretion whether User Submissions are appropriate; whether they comply with these Site Rules, our standards, and applicable law; and whether they may be posted or removed. This rule is to guarantee privacy and confidentiality of certain information and data at our websites.

You shall not post, transmit, redistribute, upload, or promote any communications, content or materials that contain corrupted files, viruses, or any other similar software files, the intent of which is to damage the operation of another's computer; are unlawful, threatening, harassing, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, hateful, profane, indecent, racially or ethnically derogatory, or otherwise objectionable; contain chain letters or pyramid schemes; contain any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or other forms of solicitation to other users, individuals or entities; impersonate any person, business or entity, including us (our brands, lines of business, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies) and our employees and agents; encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense; give rise to civil liability; violate any law; or exhibit any conduct that, in our judgment, restricts, impairs, interferes or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Web Site and/or our related services and products. Linking

Periodically, links may be established from this Web Site to one or more external web sites or resources operated by third parties (the "Third Party Sites") or other event participating companies. These links are provided for advertising convenience only. In addition, certain Third Party Sites also may provide links to this Web Site. None of such links should be deemed to imply that Business Trade Fair endorses the Third Party Sites or any content therein. We do not control and are not responsible or liable for any Third Party Sites or any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available through such Third Party Sites. Access to any Third Party Sites is at your own risk and we will have no liability arising out of or related to such web sites and/or their content or for any damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with any purchase, use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such Third Party Site.net

All features, specifications, products and prices of events, products and services described on this Web site are subject to change at any time without notice. From time to time there may be information on this Web site that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to events descriptions, pricing, and availability or d. We make no representation as to the completeness, accuracy, or currency of any information on this Web site. We reserve the right to make changes in information about dates, price, description, or availability without notice. We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the events, dates, and locations as they appear on the Web site.  Warranty

Access to this Web Site is provided to our customers and prospective customers "as is" and "as available" and without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to, those of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you. Business Trade Fair reserves the right to block or deny access to the Web Site to anyone at any time for any reason. Jurisdiction

We control this Web Site from offices within the State of Minnesota. We do not imply that the materials published on this Web Site are appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access this Web Site from outside of the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with local laws. The terms of this Web Site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Minnesota, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions.Limitation of Liability

In no event will Business Trade Fair be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages for use of this site or any other hyperlinked web sites including, without limitation, lost profits or revenues, costs of replacement, business interruptions, loss of data or damages resulting from use of or reliance on the information present, even if Business Trade Fair is expressly advised about the possibility of such damages. In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing limitations on liability may not apply to you.visions

We may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Web Site, including the availability of any features of the site, at any time and without notice. We also reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of these terms in whole or in part, at any time and without notice. Accordingly, this means we may terminate the authorization, rights and license given in these Site Rules at any time and without notice. Your continued use of this Web Site after any changes to these Site Rules are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes.fringement

We does not permit copyright infringing activities on this Web site. We may remove any content of any kind that a user posts to this Web Site ("User Communications"), e.g., if properly informed that the User Communications infringe another's copyright rights. We may terminate the ability to submit User Communications if, under appropriate circumstances, a person submitting User Communications to this Web Site is determined to be a repeat infringer.

If you are a copyright owner or an agent for such owner and believe that any User Communications on this Web site by third parties infringes upon your copyrights, you may notify us by providing the following information in writing:

1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive copyright right that is allegedly infringed;
2. Identification of the location where the original or an authorized copy of the copyrighted work exists;
3. Identification of the User Communication(s) or material that is claimed to be infringing and a  description of the infringing activity and information reasonably sufficient to permit Business Trade Fair to locate the same information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone  number, and, if available, an email address;

5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the User Communication(s) or material in the manner  complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive copyright right that is allegedly infringed.

Our agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be addressed to:

The General Counsel
Business Trade Fair
P.O. BOX 581733
Minneapolis, MN. 55458
USA

In summary

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for this website. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you (the customer) of the following:

1. The personally identifiable information collected from you through the website, how it is used, and with whom it may be shared.
2. The choices available to you regarding the use of your data.
3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
4. The process to correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share / sell your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request “e.g. to place an order”.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy or any other policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

1. See what data we have about you, if any.
2. Change / correct any data we have about you.
3. Have us delete any data we have about you.
4. Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data, etc.), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page. This is otherwise known as the presence of an SSL certificate.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers / servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Order requests

We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (name, address, phone, email, etc.) as well as financial information (form of payment - credit card, exp date, security code etc.). This information us used for billing purposes and to fill your order. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.

Cookies

We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information about you on our site.

3rd Party Cookies

Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.

Sharing

We share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

We may partner with other parties to provide specific services (such as shipping, credit card processing, other services as requested etc.). When the user signs up for these services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.

Links

This website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy policy practices of such sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy policy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Surveys

From time to time, our site requests information via survey. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information and demographic information. Contact information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

Final

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via the telephone number or email address located on this site.
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