Privacy StatementLast updated: August, 2016
Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries (the “Deloitte U.S. Entities,” also referred to below as “we,” “us” and “our”) are a privacy conscious organization. This Privacy Statement explains how we protect visitors’ information gathered via the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Web pages that link to this Privacy Statement (such Web pages are referred to collectively as the “Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website”).
By using the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website you agree to the use of such information in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
If you have any questions regarding this privacy statement, or do not feel that your concerns have been addressed, please direct your questions to the webmaster of the Deloitte U.S. Web site using the email us link.
As a visitor, you do not have to submit any personally identifiable information in order to use the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website. The Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website collects personal information that you specifically and voluntarily provide if you choose to join the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge by registering on the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website. If you are providing personal information about an individual other than yourself, you must obtain the consent of the individual before submitting any of his or her personal information. If you as a visitor choose to register or submit information to the Deloitte U.S. Entities via the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website, you agree to the use of such information in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
Cookies and Web Beacons
The Deloitte U.S. Entities adhere to the Safe Harbor Agreement between the U.S. Department of Commerce and the European Commission with respect to personally identifiable information that is transferred from the European Economic Area to the United States within the scope of the Deloitte U.S. Entities’ Safe Harbor certification. Read more about Safe Harbor.
Personally identifiable information submitted via the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website is used only for the purposes for which it has been collected. Your personally identifiable information will be used to manage your registration and participation in the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge, to communicate with you with respect to your participation in the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge, and to request or provide you with additional information related to the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website and related services offered to you.
We may also use your personal information to send you promotional materials or communications regarding services provided by the Deloitte U.S. Entities that we feel may be of interest to you. We may contact you to seek feedback on services provided by the Deloitte U.S. Entities or for market or other research purposes. Your personal information may be used to protect our rights or property and that of our users and, where appropriate, to comply with legal process or other legal obligations. Where permitted by law, your personal information may also be used for general statistical analysis and reporting purposes, including visitor activity and demographic reports.
You may at any time request to be removed from emails or other communications generated in response to your registration on the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
Except as disclosed in this Privacy Statement, or as otherwise disclosed at the point of collection, your personally identifiable information will only be made available to individuals within the Deloitte U.S. Entities that administer the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge.
Your personal information may be shared with service providers, who process data on behalf of the applicable Deloitte U.S. Entities. Your personal information may also be disclosed to other third parties as part of a corporate transaction (such as a sale, divestiture, reorganization, merger or acquisition). We do not share your personal information with nonaffiliated third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Your personally identifiable information may be disclosed to law enforcement, regulatory or other government agencies, or third parties where necessary or desirable to comply with legal or regulatory obligations or requests.
We have in place reasonable commercial standards of technology and operational security designed to protect all personally identifiable information provided by visitors of the Web site from unauthorized third party access. All visitors, however, should be aware that our Website may contain links to other sites that are not governed by this or any other privacy statement.
Privacy practices of third parties
This Privacy Statement only addresses the use and disclosure of information by the Deloitte U.S. Entities through your interaction with the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website. Other websites that may be accessible through links from the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website may have their own privacy statements and personal information collection, use and disclosure practices. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the privacy statements provided by these other parties prior to providing them with information.
Changes to our Privacy Statement
We reserve the right to modify or amend this Privacy Statement at any time at our discretion. When we make changes to this Privacy Statement, we will amend the revision date at the top of this page. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Statement to view any updates. Your continued use of the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Website following changes to this Privacy Statement constitutes your agreement to the revised Privacy Statement.
Children’s Privacy Protection
We understand the importance of protecting children’s privacy in the interactive online world. The Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Web site covered by this Privacy Statement is not designed for or intentionally targeted at children 13 years of age or younger. It is not our policy to intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your privacy while using the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Web site, please click here.
Terms and ConditionsLast Updated on August, 2016
These Terms and Conditions apply to your use of the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge Web pages that link to these Terms and Conditions (such Web pages are referred to collectively as the “Website”).
By using the Website, you are agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, including the Official Rules. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, then you are not allowed to use the Website or participate in the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge game and you should immediately terminate such usage or participation.
As used in these Terms and Conditions, “Deloitte Network” refers to Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (“DTTL”), the member firms of DTTL, and their related entities.
The content on the Website is provided by Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries (the “Deloitte U.S. Entities,” also referred to below as “we,” “us” and “our”).
You acknowledge that we may use your personal information and data according to our Privacy Statement and Cookie Notice, which are incorporated herein by this reference. You hereby agree to the terms of our Privacy Statement and Cookie Notice, including any obligations imposed on you therein, and to comply with all applicable laws in accessing and using the Website.
Intellectual Property Rights; No Use of Deloitte Names or Logos; Restrictions
The Website and its content are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of the United States and/or foreign countries. We and our licensors reserve all rights not expressly granted to you in these Terms and Conditions.
“Deloitte”, “Touche”, “Tohmatsu”, “Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu”, “Deloitte & Touche”, the Deloitte logo, and local language variants of the foregoing trademarks, and certain product names that appear on the Website (collectively, the “Deloitte Marks”), are trademarks or registered trademarks of entities within the Deloitte Network. Except as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, you shall not use the Deloitte Marks either alone or in combination with other words or design elements. You shall not use any of the foregoing names, marks or logos in any press release, advertisement, or other promotional or marketing material or media, whether in written, oral, electronic, visual or any other form.
References to other parties’ trademarks on the Website are for identification purposes only and do not indicate that such parties have approved the Website or any of its content. These Terms and Conditions do not grant you any right to use the trademarks of other parties.
Unless otherwise indicated in the relevant content, and on the condition that you comply with all of your obligations under these Terms and Conditions, you are authorized to view, copy, print, and distribute (but not modify) the content on the Website; provided that (i) such use is for informational, noncommercial purposes only, and (ii) any copy of the content that you make must include the copyright notice or other attribution associated with the content. You are not authorized to copy or use any software, proprietary processes, or technology embodied or described in the Website.
You are granted a non-exclusive and non-transferable license to use and access the Website, including the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge simulation software. The Website and software shall include the Deloitte Virtual Team Challenge simulation, associated services and content. We reserve the right to revoke this license at any time. Note that any program, publication, design, product, process, software, technology, information, know-how, or idea described in this Website may be the subject of other rights, including other intellectual property rights, which are owned by Deloitte Development LLC or other interested parties and are not licensed to you hereunder.
You agree not to use any spider, robot or other automatic means to search or monitor the content of the Website and software. You agree that you shall not use any automatic means, including software, to interfere with or attempt to interfere with our software or the Website or their use by any other user. You agree not to cause any unreasonable burden or load on our software or our computer systems.
Some portions of the simulation and of the Website allow users to post information including links to other resources on the Internet. Some of this information may be reviewed by us prior to its posting. However, even if we review and post a submission to its Website it does not mean we endorse the same. All such postings remain the sole responsibility of the person who submitted such information or link. You agree to assume all risks in regards to the condition, suitability, safety, accuracy, quality, integrity, and legality of any information submitted and in respect any information, product or services offered or made available through any link which has been submitted and posted. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any manner for the same, and you hereby release us from any and all liability or losses that you may incur as a result thereof.
We may change, add to or delete information from the Website at any time without notice. You agree to bear all risks, costs and damages that you may incur as a result of those changes.
Complaints Regarding Content / DMCA
If you believe your copyright-protected content has been posted on the Website without your consent, you may submit a copyright infringement notice. Such requests should be submitted only by the copyright owner or an agent authorized to act on the owner’s behalf, and should be submitted via mail to:
Deloitte Development LLC
c/o Office of General Counsel
30 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10112
The Website is intended to provide general information on a particular subject or subjects and is not an exhaustive treatment of such subjects. Accordingly, the Website is not intended to constitute legal, accounting, tax, investment, consulting, or other professional advice or services. Before making any decision or taking any action that might affect your personal finances or business, you should consult a qualified professional advisor.
THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED AS IS AND “AS AVAILABLE”, AND THE DELOITTE U.S. ENTITIES MAKE NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES REGARDING THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE DELOITTE US ENTITIES DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR WILL MEET ANY PARTICULAR CRITERIA OF PERFORMANCE OR QUALITY. THE DELOITTE U.S. ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, COMPATIBILITY, SECURITY, AND ACCURACY.
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THEREOF. THE DELOITTE US ENTITIES WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, STATUTE, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, RELATING TO THE USE OF THE WEBSITE.
THE WEBSITE AND SOFTWARE MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS, VIRUSES OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY SUCH BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR VIRUSES OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION THAT YOU MAY FIND UNDESIRABLE OR OBJECTIONABLE.
If any of the foregoing is not fully enforceable for any reason, the remainder shall nonetheless continue to apply.
Certain links in the Website lead to resources maintained by third parties over whom the Deloitte U.S. Entities have no control. The Deloitte U.S. Entities make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy of, or any other aspect relating to, those resources.
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITES OR SOFTWARE HOWEVER ARISING, INCLUDING THROUGH NEGLIGENCE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
IN ALL OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES OUR TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, HOWEVER ARISING, SHALL BE LIMITED TO $10.00 (USD).
You agree at all times to indemnify and hold harmless the Deloitte U.S. Entities, its employees, officers, directors, agents, suppliers, affiliates and other partners from any and all actions, proceedings, costs, claims, damages, demands, liabilities and expenses whatsoever, including (legal and other fees and disbursements) sustained, incurred or paid by us due to or arising directly or indirectly from any information submitted, posted, transmitted or otherwise made available through our simulation, the Website, your use of our simulations or the Website, or your violation of these Terms and Conditions.
This Agreement, the relationship between you and us and your use of the Website, and the resolution of any dispute arising between the parties shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of New York State and those of the United States of America applicable therein, without reference to their conflicts of laws. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between you and us which in any way concerns these Terms and Conditions or the use of the Website shall be brought exclusively in the courts of New York. Notwithstanding the foregoing, either party may apply to any court of competent jurisdictions to obtain injunctive relief. Deloitte LLP is headquartered in New York.
These Terms and Conditions, including the Official Rules, constitute the entire terms and conditions with respect to the use of our software, the Website, and the relationship between the parties.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords associated with your account, monitoring all activity under the account, and assuming full responsibility for all activities that occur under your account.
We do not guarantee the quality, accuracy, completeness or timeliness of information posted on the Website and assume no obligation to update the information or advise on further developments concerning topics mentioned.
We have the right, in our sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your current and future access and use of the Website and simulations for any reason, including in the event we reasonably believe that you are conducting yourself or providing information in a manner which is in breach of the Terms and Conditions governing the Challenge.
We may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time in our discretion. When we make changes, we will amend the revision date at the top of this page. We encourage you to periodically review these Terms and Conditions to view any updates. Your continued use of the Website following changes to these Terms and Conditions constitutes your agreement to the revised Terms and Conditions.
Since this game is offered to high school students throughout the United States of America, we collect your parent’s or legal guardian’s consent before you may participate in the Challenge.