Yesler, Inc. Privacy Policy

Last updated: September 19, 2018

Yesler values and respects your privacy and being transparent is important to us. This Privacy Policy (“Policy,” “Privacy Policy”) describes the types of personal data we collect from our website, how we use the information, who we share it with, and the choices you can make about our collection, use, and disclosure of the information. We also describe the measures we take to protect the security of the information and how to contact us about our privacy practices.

This Policy covers the information we collect about you when you access our website or otherwise interact with us, including submitting a job application or attending events that we host or sponsor. For information on personal data that we collect from our customers, we maintain a separate Product Privacy Policy, which details our processes relating to Services. “Services” refers to any of our proprietary software, content, and professional services, which are purchased by our customers.

Yesler, we, and us refers to Yesler, Inc. and any of our affiliates.

Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. We will only process your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy, our Terms of Use, and applicable data protection and privacy laws, subject to your consent. You can object to certain uses of information about you and you may access or update certain information about you. If you do not wish us to continue using your data as described in this Policy, request deletion of your data by emailing us at hello@yesler.com.

If you do not accept this Policy, you should not access or use our website or interact with any other aspect of our business.

At Yesler, we are committed to treating personal information appropriately and with care. We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained. We have included information below to help you learn about how we use the information collected on our website.

Data we collect

Legal basis for processing personal data under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), our legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy is Article 6, section 1 of the GDPR.

We may process your personal data for the following reasons:

  • You have given us permission to do so
  • We need to perform a contract with you
  • Processing it is in our legitimate interest and it’s not overridden by your rights
  • For payment processing purposes
  • To comply with the law

From you
We obtain your personal data when you provide such information during various interactions, including:

  • Visiting our website
  • Submitting a job application on our website
  • Communicating with us via telephone or email
  • Engaging with our content via social media
  • Participating in events or promotions

From others
We also may obtain personal information about you from our business partners, clients, and other third parties.

Personal Data
When visiting our website, we may ask you to provide us with personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you, including but not limited to your:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Phone number
  • Email address

We may use your personal data to contact you, or send you marketing newsletters, promotional materials, or other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any of these communications by following the instructions and/or unsubscribe links provided in all our emails, or by contacting us via email (hello@yesler.com).

Usage Data
We may also collect information on how you access and use our website, which may include information such as:

  • Your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address;
  • Your browser type, operating system, and unique device identifiers, including mobile devices;
  • The web pages you were visiting immediately before and after you came to our website;
  • The search terms that you use to reach our website;
  • The date and time of your visit to our website;
  • The geographic location from which you are browsing;
  • The pages you visit, navigation patterns, and the time spent on those pages;
  • Social actions taken with respect to the content on the site, including but not limited to likes, comments, and shares on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, and
  • Interactions with advertisements, such as ad click-through rates and information about how many times you viewed a particular ad.

Cookies
Cookies are small data files stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device by a website. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer or mobile device until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on our website.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent by changing the settings on the browser of your choice.

Our sites use the following types of cookies for the purposes set out below:

  • Essential cookies: These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through our website and to enable you to use some of its features. Without these cookies, the services that you have asked for cannot be provided, and we only use these cookies to provide you with those services.
  • Preference and functionality cookies: These cookies allow us to remember choices you make when you use our site, such as remembering your language preferences and remembering your login details. The purpose of these cookies is to provide you with a more personal experience and to avoid you having to re-enter your preferences every time you visit our site.
  • Analytics and performance cookies: These cookies are used to collect information about traffic to our website. The information gathered does not identify any individual visitor. We use this information to help operate our website more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information, and to monitor the level of activity on our website.

Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.uk.

Your Rights and Choices

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. Yesler aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your personal data.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update, or delete the information we have about you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update, or request deletion of your personal data directly within your account settings section. If you are unable to perform these actions yourself, please contact us to assist you.
  • The right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.
  • The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data.
  • The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.
  • The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine-readable, and commonly used format.
  • The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where Yesler relied on your consent to process your personal information.

If you wish to be informed what personal data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us by emailing hello@yesler.com. Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your personal data. For more information, please contact your local Data Protection Authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

How we use your data

We aggregate and analyze the data we collect for the following purposes:

  • To provide and maintain our website;
  • To estimate usage numbers, patterns, and other valuable information that enables us to improve the website;
  • To detect, prevent, and address technical issues;
  • To measure the success of our marketing campaigns;
  • To process and consider your job application;
  • To provide customer feedback, support, and responses to your inquiries about our services;
  • To conduct questionnaires and surveys about your experience with our website or services, to the extent that you choose to participate;
  • To store information about your preferences and customize or personalize your experience on our websites according to your individual interests, including recognizing you when you return to our website, and
  • To provide you with news, special offers, and general information about other goods, services, and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless you have opted not to receive such information.

We also may use the information we obtain about you in other ways for which we provide specific notice at the time of collection.

Retention of your data

We will retain your personal data for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Policy unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law. You may request that we delete your data at any time by contacting us via email at hello@yesler.com. Your personal data will be deleted within 30 days of your request, if not sooner.

If you provide your personal data to us again in the future, you will be required to provide new consent for us to process your data.

Disclosure of your data

We will not share, sell, or otherwise distribute your personal data to any third parties without your permission.

Under certain circumstances, we may disclose your personal data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities such as a court or government agency. Yesler may also need to disclose personal data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Comply with a legal obligation
  • Protect and the defend the rights or property of Yesler, Inc.
  • Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with our website
  • Protect the personal safety of users of our website
  • Protect against legal liability

If you participate in certain features of this website (e.g., sharing content on social media sites or submitting comments), please note that any information you voluntarily disclose through use of these features becomes available to the public and/or to other users whom you have designated.

Storage and transfer of your data

Your information, including personal data, may be transferred to and maintained on computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those in your jurisdiction. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

We process and store your data in the United States. Your data is processed in accordance with the Terms of Use and the Policy outlined on this page. Should additional processing be required outside of this policy for any reason, we will inform you and request your consent to do so.

Yesler will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your personal data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Breach Notification

If processed data related to European Union citizens is breached, we will notify you immediately. We will also document any personal data breaches related to European Union citizens, comprising the facts relating to the personal data breach, its effects, and the remedial action taken. This documentation will enable the supervisory authority to verify compliance with GDPR.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate marketing initiatives on our behalf, or to perform services or to assist us in analyzing how our website is used.

These third parties have access to your personal data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Analytics

We may use third-party service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our website.

  • Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our websites. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.You can opt out of having made your activity on our website available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visit activity. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Advertising & Remarketing
Yesler uses remarketing services to advertise on third-party websites to you after you visit our websites. We and our third-party vendors use cookies to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our website:

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites. Any personal information you provide on the linked pages is provided directly to that third party and is subject to that third party’s privacy policy. This Policy does not apply to such linked sites, and we are not responsible for the content or privacy and security practices and policies of these websites or any other sites that are linked to from our website.

Children's Privacy

Our website does not address anyone under the age of 18.

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your children have provided us with personal data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected personal data from children without verification of parental consent, we will take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Changes to our privacy policy

Yesler reserves the right to change the provisions of this Privacy Policy at any time. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on this page.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about our website Privacy Policy, please contact us at hello@yesler.com, call us at 206-512-8946, or write to our mailing address:

506 Second Avenue
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98104
U.S.A.