Last Updated September 12, 2019
Critical Research Corporation (“Critical Research”) complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the transfer of personal information from the European Economic Area, including the European Union, the European Free Trade Association and the United Kingdom (“EEA”), or Switzerland to the United States (“US”). Critical Research has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles with regard to such transfers. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov/.
This EU-US Privacy Shield Statement (“EU-US Privacy Shield Statement”) applies to all Personal Data (defined below) that is received by Critical Research in the US from the EEA or Switzerland. Critical Research commits to comply with the Privacy Shield Principles in respect of such Personal Data.
Pursuant to the Privacy Shield Principles, Critical Research remains accountable for Personal Data that it receives in the EEA or Switzerland and subsequently transfers to the United States.
With respect to Personal Data received or transferred pursuant to the Privacy Shield, Critical Research is subject to the regulatory enforcement powers of the US Federal Trade Commission. In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Critical Research commits to resolve complaints about our transfer of your personal information from the EU or Switzerland to the United States. EU and Swiss individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our Privacy Shield policy should first contact Critical Research at email@example.com.
Critical Research has further committed and you agree to refer unresolved Privacy Shield complaints to the International Centre for Dispute Resolution, the international division of the American Arbitration Association (ICDR/AAA), an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint from us, or if we have not addressed your complaint to your satisfaction, please visit http://go.adr.org/privacyshield.html for more information or to file a complaint. The services of ICDR/AAA are provided at no cost to you.
In certain circumstances, the Privacy Shield Principles provides the right to invoke binding arbitration to resolve complaints not resolved by other means, as described in Annex I to the Privacy Shield Principles.
If you have any questions, comments or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us via email using the address firstname.lastname@example.org.