LUSHA - PRIVACY POLICY

Last Updated: May 08, 2017



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GENERAL

This Privacy Policy outlines Lusha’s (the “Lusha”, “we” or “us”) practices with respect to collecting, using and disclosing your information when providing our online services (collectively, the "Services) and constitutes an integral part of Lusha’s Terms of Service (“Terms”, and collectively, the “Agreement”).

Our Services are designed to help Users and vendors (e.g. HR professionals, B2B partners, sales platforms) to find business profiles they seek in order to interact with relevant Contacts (as defined below). Lusha enables its trusted vendors and business partners to access to business profiles obtained in Lusha’s database (“Lusha Database”) for the purpose of enriching their current data.

Lusha operates as a search platform, and therefore most of the information it retrieves is not created or interfered directly by Lusha, rather than retrieved from the web or from contribution of relevant data from other users and business partners.

We respect your privacy and are committed to protect the privacy and security of: The term “you” shall refer to Users or Contacts, as applicable.

We encourage you to read the Privacy Policy carefully and use it to make informed decisions. By using the Services, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and your continued use of the Services constitutes your ongoing agreement to this Privacy Policy.

In this Privacy Policy you will read about:

LUSHA DATABASE

The Business Profiles we collect from publicly available sources and from our trusted business partners are stored in Lusha Database. Our algorithms process this information contained in the database in order to identify the most up-to-date information related to each profile.

Lusha Database does not include any information which is shared with us by our Users when downloading or using our Plugin or accessing our Site. In addition, Lusha Database does not include any information from User’s social network accounts. The database includes a vast amount of Business Profiles relating to individuals, which was lawfully obtained by Lusha from business partners who own established and legitimate directories or from publicly available sources.

We may use and share Business Profiles with our Users when they use our Plugin online for the purpose of finding relevant data related to specific individual.

We may also disclose to our vendors and business partners (or permit their access to) Business Profiles obtained in Lusha Database for the purpose of ensuring that their current data is up to date, enriching it and allowing our partners to obtain relevant Business Profiles for employment, commercial and business opportunities.

If you prefer that we will not disclose your Business Profile with our Users, vendors or business partners, you may opt-out by filing in your relevant details here. In this case, we shall not continue to use or disclose your Business Profile.

WHAT TYPE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT

As explained in details below, we collect two main types of information. The first type (i.e. “Business Profiles”) is used to enrich Lusha Database and allow us to share Business Profiles with our Users, vendors and business partners. The second type of information (i.e. “User’s Data”) is mainly collected to allow Users to use our Plugin and other related services and products.

1. Business Profiles

We collect Business Profiles which is related to individuals from different public sources and from our trusted business partners in order to enhance, optimize and enrich Lusha Database and make it current and up to date as possible. For example, we use open web services and APIs to complete and update the information we have about Contacts, in order to allow our Users and vendors to find relevant Business Profiles. Lusha Database will not include any Business Profiles or any other information which are shared with us by our Users when downloading or using our Plugin or accessing our Site.

2. User’s Data

We collect two categories of information from our Users:

COOKIES

A cookie is a small data file that is sent to your device when you first visit a website. Cookies usually include an identification number that is unique to the device you are using. Such identifier can help us better understand our Users and how they are using the Site and the Services.

Cookies also enable recognition of a User when they re-visit the Site, keeping their settings and preferences and ability to offer customized features. If you prefer, however, at any time you can reset your browser so it refuses all cookies, or notifies you when a cookie is being sent.

The Services may implement the following types of cookies:  (i) cookies implemented by us for the purposes described above (“First Party Cookie”); and (ii) third party cookies which are set by other online services who run content on the page you are viewing, for example by third party analytics companies who monitor and analyze our web access.

You may remove the cookies by following the instructions of your device preferences; however, if you choose to disable cookies, some features of our Services may not operate properly and your online experience may be limited.

HOW DO WE PROCESS AND USE THE INFORMATION?

We use the information we collect in the ways and for the purposes described above. We may also use such information in the following ways, and for additional purposes, as follows:

1. Business Profiles

We may use Business Profiles which are related to Contacts for the following purposes:

2. User’s Data

We may use User’s Data for the following purposes:

SHARING INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES

We may share your information with third parties in the ways and for the purposes described above. We may also share and disclose such information, if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary or required: (i) to comply with a law, regulation, governmental or securities exchange requirement, court order, judicial proceeding or legal process, such as a subpoena or a search warrant; (ii) to address a violation of the law; (iii) to investigate fraud or criminal activity, and to protect our rights or those of our affiliates, vendors and Users, or as part of legal proceedings affecting or may affect us or our affiliates, vendors or Users; and (iv) to allow Lusha to exercise its legal rights or respond to a legal claim.

We may also share your information in the following ways, and for additional purposes, as follows:

1. Business Profiles

We may share Business Profiles which are related to Contacts with our trusted vendors and business partners. Specifically, we may disclose to them (or permit their access to) Business Profiles obtained in Lusha Database for the purposes of ensuring that their existing Business Profiles are current and up to date and enriching them.

At any time, you may decide to opt-out from enabling us to disclose or allow access to your Business Profiles stored on Lusha Database with our vendors and business partners, by filing in your relevant details here.

We may also share Business Profiles stored in our database with the following recipients: (i) our subsidiaries; (ii) subcontractors and other third party service providers (e.g. hosting services, etc.); (iii) auditors or advisers of our business processes; and (iv) any potential purchasers or investors in Lusha.

2. User’s Data

We may share User’s Personal Information with the following recipients: (i) our subsidiaries; (ii) subcontractors and other third party service providers (e.g. payment processors, advertisers and marketers, hosting services, etc.); (iii) auditors or advisers of our business processes; and (iv) any potential purchasers or investors in Lusha.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

This Privacy Policy applies only to our Services and not to websites or applications owned by third parties. We may provide links to other websites (e.g. through advertisements, marketing materials, etc.) which we believe may be of interest to you. We cannot guarantee the privacy standards of such websites to which we link or be responsible for the contents of sites and this Privacy Policy is not intended to be applicable to them.

You are knowingly and voluntarily assuming all risks of using third party sites. You agree that we shall have no liability whatsoever with respect to such third party sites and your usage of them.

RETENTION AND USERS' RIGHTS

We value your privacy and control over your Personal Information. At any time, our Users may stop using our Services and request for a full removal of your data, by sending us a request to support@lusha.co with details that would allow us to properly identify you and address your request.

Please note that unless you instruct us otherwise we retain the information we collect for as long as needed to provide the Services and to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.

We may rectify, replenish or remove incomplete or inaccurate information, at any time and at our own discretion.

If you wish to remove Business Profiles existing in our servers or if you prefer that we will not disclose your Business Profiles with our Users, vendors or business partners, you may opt-out by filing in your relevant details here. In this case, we shall not continue to use or disclose your Business Profiles.

Please be notified: some of the information that is gathered about you may arrive from the web and is public by other platforms. In some cases, you may encounter your details again after request for removal, in case they were re-collected over the web, contributed by other partners or in other means that are not including access to your device. We recommend you to periodically check your profile or the Services to ensure that your then-existed profile or account include only the Information you chose to have displayed. 

HOW DO WE SAFEGUARD AND TRANSFER YOUR INFORMATION?

We take great care in implementing and maintaining the security of the Services and your information. We employ industry standard procedures and policies to ensure the safety of your information, and prevent unauthorized use of any such information. Although we take reasonable steps to safeguard information, we cannot be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access or abuse our Services, and we make no warranty, express, implied or otherwise, that we will prevent such access.

Since we operate globally, it may be necessary to transfer your Personal Information to countries outside the European Union. The data protection and other laws of these countries may not be as comprehensive as those in the European Union − in these instances we will take steps to ensure that a similar level of protection is given to your Personal Information. You hereby consent to transfer of your Personal Information to countries outside the European Union.

If you feel that your privacy was treated not in accordance with our policy, or if any person attempted to abuse our Services or acted in an inappropriate manner, please contact us directly at support@lusha.co.

MINORS CONTROL

The products and services of Lusha are not targeted to or intended for children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, you may not submit information about yourself to Lusha. Lusha reserves the right to modify or remove any information on the Site or Services at its own discretion.

In the event that we become aware that a User is under the age of 13 has shared any information, we will discard such information. If you have any reason to believe that a minor has shared any information with us, please contact us at support@lusha.co.

MARKETING

We may use Users’ Personal Information, such as names and email addresses, ourselves or by using our third party subcontractors for the purpose of providing our Users with promotional materials and newsletters concerning our Services, which we believe may interest them.

Out of respect to their right to privacy, at any time, Users may request to unsubscribe and discontinue receiving marketing offers by sending us a blank message with the word "remove" to support@lusha.co.

CORPORATE TRANSACTION

We may share information, including Personal Information, in the event of a corporate transaction (e.g. sale of a substantial part of our business, merger, consolidation or asset sale of an asset or transfer in the operation thereof) of the Company or any of its affiliates. In the event of the above, the acquiring company or transferee will assume the rights and obligations as described in this Privacy Policy.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

Lusha reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it regularly. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email or by means of a notice on the Site’s homepage prior to the changes becoming effective. 

You are requested to regularly reviewing the Privacy Policy. You hereby declare that your continued use following any changed made to the Services or the Privacy Policy shall constitute your consent to any modified terms.

CONTACT US

If you have questions or concerns regarding this Policy, you should first contact us at support@lusha.co.

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