EFFECTIVE: December, 2015
VEREIT, Inc. and its affiliates are proud of the strong relationships we have built over the years - relationships based on common goals and mutual trust. In serving you, we are committed to protecting your personal information along the way. This privacy notice contains information about how we fulfill this commitment to you.
We do not disclose any Client Information, except as permitted by law. We do not sell or disclose any Client Information to a third party for their independent use. The sections that follow will describe our information collection and sharing practices, and the safeguards we use to protect your non-public personal information.
We Collect Information That May Include:
Information that we receive from you personally on applications, forms, or other correspondence, or our website, such as your name, address, phone number and email address.
Information about your transactions with us, such as your account holdings and transaction history.
In selected situations, as permitted or required by law, we may have to disclose all of the information we collect described above (the "Client Information").
We Carefully Limit Client Information Sharing, Use and Disclosure
We do not disclose any Client Information, except as permitted by law. Under the following circumstances we may disclose Client Information:
- When requested by you;
- When complying with law, regulation or a court of government order or request; and In connection with any merger or consolidation with, or sale of, all or substantially all of our assets to a third party.
- We may also share Client Information with selected non-affiliated third parties, each of which is bound by written agreements of confidentiality with respect to the use and disclosure of Client Information. The sharing of Client Information with non-affiliated third parties is carefully limited as described in this section.
We may disclose Client Information to the following types of third parties:
Non-financial companies, such as service providers that fulfill product information requests or maintain our website.
In addition, we may share the Client Information with other companies with whom we have teamed for marketing and back-office services to provide you with a particular benefit or service. We may also share Client Information with other companies that perform specific or contracted services on our behalf in connection with the products and services provided or offered to you and as otherwise permitted by law.
Opt In and Opt Out
You may have the right to opt in to or opt out of certain of our uses and disclosures of your Client Information. For example, when you are asked to provide Client Information on this Web site, you may have the opportunity to elect to, or not to, receive messages from us by email. Even if you opt out of receiving promotional correspondence from us, we may still contact you in connection with your relationship, activities, transactions and communications with us
The site may ask you to provide your email address so that you can receive specific information or email newsletters, alerts, or reminders about us and other topics of interest. This process will require the subscriber to select and “opt-in” to desired eCommunications, then submit this information to VEREIT. An automated, confirmation email will be sent to the entered email address, requiring the subscriber to click the confirmation link to receive further communication.
Email Reply Mechanisms
This site may provide you with one or more email reply mechanisms through which you may submit questions or comments. Information you provide through and email reply is typically optional. We may use the information you provide in your email to respond to your inquiry, and we reserve the right to retain whatever information you submit in your email, including your name, email address, and any comments or other information that you send via the email reply mechanism, in order to better serve you should you contact us again.
We Protect Client Information About Former Customers
If you terminate your relationship with us, we will continue to adhere to the privacy policies and practices provided in this notice and shall retain all collected Client Information in accordance with Federal law.
VEREIT is not responsible or liable for the independent privacy policies of these third-party Websites. VEREIT encourages you to review all policies, rules, terms and regulations, including the privacy policies, of each website that you visit.
We Have Safeguards in Place
We have physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in place to protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of your Client Information.
We restrict access to Client Information to those who need that information in order for us to provide our products and services to you. If you correspond with us by email, or using the "contact us" feature on our Web site, you should be aware that your transmission might not be secure. We will have no liability for disclosure of your information due to errors or unauthorized acts of third parties during or after transmission.
If we believe that the security of your Client Information may have been compromised, we may seek to notify you of that development. If a notification is appropriate, we will endeavor to notify you as promptly as possible by email. You consent to your use of email as a means of such notification.
Our Commitment to You
We value the trust of our stakeholders and will continue to recognize the importance of holding your Client Information as confidential.
We will require companies with whom we do business to use Client Information appropriately and to safeguard the confidentiality of such information.
We pledge to follow the policies, safeguards and guidelines as described in this notice, and to protect the confidentiality of your information. Your relationship is very important to us, and we will take great care to honor these commitments to you. Thank you for choosing VEREIT. This notice applies to individuals and covers information in connection with consumer transactions. In compliance with government regulations, we provide this notice at the time the customer relationship commences and, to the extent required by law, annually during which the relationship exits. If we change our policies or practices, we will update this Privacy Statement.
2325 East Camelback Road, 9th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85016