We collect information from you in the following ways Information provided by you: The types of information which we collect from you include the following information you provide when you register with the Service for a member account, when you log-in to your member account, when you act as a moderator in reviewing the professional profiles of other members, or when you upload documents and other materials to the Service:
If you refuse to provide your profile information (such as your full name, gender, birth date, email address, website information, digital wallet information, and telephone number) and username and password, you will be unable to register for a member account and to use the Service.
As the Service is intended for members to validate their professional profiles and develop their professional networks, information you provide to us (except your member account password) will be posted online and can be viewed by the public worldwide. Please do not submit any information to us which you would not want to be publicly available. Please note that search engines may index information which you make public.
Subject to exceptions under applicable law, you may request access to your personal data that we collected in connection with the Service and information about how we have used and disclosed your personal data within a year before your request. Subject to exceptions under applicable law, you may also request to review and correct any of that personal data. Additional rights may also apply under applicable laws. We reserve the right to charge a nominal fee in respect of our costs in processing your request for access to personal data. The Service may allow members to access their profile information and make corrections or updates. The accuracy of such information is solely the responsibility of the member. Other personal data that may have been collected about members may only be accessed through an access request as set out in paragraph 6.1 above. You may decide at any time to withdraw your consent to our use of your personal data in any manner or for a particular purpose. However, please note that any withdrawal of your consent may have consequences, including your inability to use the Service or parts thereof, or our inability to provide you with any service update notifications or other support services available via the Service from time to time. Please also note that notwithstanding the withdrawal of your consent, we reserve the right to retain your personal data for as long as is necessary for our legal or business purposes. Any request for access to or correction of personal data, or any notice for withdrawal of consent to use personal data should be addressed to our data protection officer according to paragraph 8 ( Contacting Us) below. To protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to verify your identity before processing any access or correction request or withdrawal notice under paragraph 6.1 above. You may also withdraw consent to the use of your personal data by deleting your member account in the Service. In general, we will endeavour to delete your personal data, or any information which may identify you, within 15 days from the deletion of your member account.