Copyright, Trademark, and Other Intellectual Property
West and its affiliates hold copyright to all materials posted on their websites and reserve all rights thereto. Any and all uses of the materials posted on the websites are prohibited. The authorization granted herein does not extend to the design, format, or layout of the websites, which may be further protected under applicable trade dress, trademark, or copyright laws. All copyright, patent, trademark, and other intellectual property-related notices must remain affixed to any materials downloaded from the websites. Failure to maintain such notices voids the authorization granted above.
In granting this authorization, West and its affiliates grant no other right, title, ownership, license, or other property interest in the materials and subject matter posted on the websites, and in any intellectual property rights protecting such materials and subject matter.
The West logo, any affiliate logos, and the names of all West products and/or services and West affiliate products and/or services as posted herein are either trademarks or service marks, or registered trademarks and/or service marks of West Corporation or its affiliates.
The names of other products and companies mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or service marks held by their respective owners.
West and its affiliates have made reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of all materials posted on their websites. However, it should be understood that despite these efforts, these materials could contain errors. Materials posted on the websites are current only as of the date that such materials are posted. With the passage of time, these materials may become incomplete, obsolete, or outdated. West and its affiliates have no obligation and make no commitment to update these materials. Accordingly, all materials are posted on the websites on an "AS IS" basis without any express warranty. Further, all implied warranties are disclaimed, including but not limited to the warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, of merchantability, of title, and of non-infringement. Users of the websites should verify and confirm all information posted herein before relying on any such information. Specifications for products and/or services offered by West may differ from what is stated in the websites, such specifications being subject to change without notice.
IN NO EVENT SHALL WEST OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS OR BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, DATA LOSS, OR LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION) FROM THE USE OF OR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION FROM THE WEBSITE(S), EVEN IF WEST OR ITS AFFILIATES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Materials prepared by West and/or its affiliates and posted on the websites that are not historical facts may be forward-looking statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. As such, these forward-looking statements are subject to various risk and uncertainty factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations. These factors are discussed more fully in the various reports filed by West Corporation from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the West Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequently filed Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. See http://investor.shareholder.com/west/. Users of the websites are cautioned to consider any and all forward-looking statements posted on this site in light of these risk and uncertainty factors.
- Use of Personal Information
In connection with the operation of the websites we may ask you to provide us with information that personally identifies you or allows us to contact you ("Personal Information") when, among other things, you register to download materials, fill out a survey, or make a request for information. We will use the Personal Information you provide us in these circumstances to operate the websites, to satisfy West's legitimate business interests, such as customer analysis and internal marketing study and analysis, and to provide information you request from the websites ("Primary Use"). Unless you instruct us not to do so, West may also use the Personal Information you provide us to contact you regarding additional or new services and features offered by West, special offers by West, or important information regarding West ("West Secondary Use").
You may stop delivery of informational or promotional mail from us by following the instructions included in the informational or promotional mail itself. Also, we will take reasonable steps to give you the opportunity to correct inaccuracies in the Personal Information we retain concerning you and delete Personal Information concerning you upon your request.
The Personal Information we collect from you is stored in operating environments that employ reasonable security measures and that are not available to the general public. West is not responsible for unauthorized access to such information by hackers or others that obtain access through illegal measures, in the absence of negligence on the part of West. Further, the other sites you may access through the West websites may have different security practices and you should familiarize yourself with those practices.
- Disclosure for Legal Purposes
West may disclose Personal Information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief such action is necessary: (a) to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on us or our affiliates; (b) to protect and defend our rights or property or those of our users; (c) to protect the personal safety of our users or the public; or (d) in connection with a merger, consolidation or sale of substantial assets of West. As we continue to develop our business, we might buy or sell assets related to our business. In such transactions Personal Information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event West or substantially all of its assets are acquired, Personal Information will be one of the transferred assets.
- Anonymous Information
Please understand, in addition to collecting Personal Information, West will also gather information that does not personally identify you regarding your use of the websites ("Anonymous Information"). The Anonymous Information we collect regarding your use of the websites may be used by us to measure the effectiveness of marketing efforts on the websites, for improving the services we offer to you, or to improve the websites. Generally, you will not be aware when such Anonymous Information is being collected about you - it may be collected in various ways, such as through traffic data or direct surveys of our customers and may entail the use of, among other things, cookies, IP addresses, or other numeric codes used to identify the computer or other device used to access our site.
- Venturing off the West Site
- Contact Us
If at any time you believe West has not followed the above policy, please contact us via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Health Care Information Privacy
West Corporation and its affiliates are required by law to maintain the privacy of "protected health information." Please follow this link to West's HIPAA Privacy Notice.