Updated August 24th, 2020
The WSTA’s website and any content on the website is the property of the Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA®) and is intended to be used exclusively by authorized persons, such as WSTA members, sponsors and service providers in furtherance of the WSTA’s mission. Access to or use of the WSTA’s website by anyone else, for any reason, is forbidden and may result in prosecution under applicable state and federal laws. This WSTA website is monitored to the extent necessary to properly administer the system and to investigate suspected cases of misuse. By accessing the WSTA’s website, you consent to such monitoring.
The WSTA website contains forms which require users to provide personal and financial information. The following security measures are in place to ensure maximum information security:
Currently, the WSTA uses your personal profile information for internal business purposes such as billing, customer service and dissemination of information related to the WSTA, as well as to create aggregate reports that do not contain any personally identifiable profile information.
Unless you opt out, the WSTA may share your contact information (such as name, job title, mailing address and e-mail address), with third parties, such as sponsors, exhibitors and service providers. If you do not want your information shared with third parties, please click here and send the email without any additional words in the body which will stop the sharing of your information but will not unsubscribe you from the WSTA.
We use the personal information we collect from and about you to:
The WSTA collects (i) personal data voluntarily supplied by you when you register for the Services, and (ii) tracking information collected as you navigate the Services. In particular, the WSTA collects the following information from and about you:
We process personal information per applicable law and with transparency and fairness. Our processing activities are conducted for the legitimate purpose of facilitating the WSTA’s business activities, including improving and developing our services, for fraud prevention purposes, and to improve our website users’ experience.
The WSTA may share your personal information for the purposes of Section 3 above to the following categories of recipients:
We give you choices regarding our use and disclosure of your personal information for marketing purposes. You may withdraw your consent to:
Remember that even after you cancel your account, copies of some information from your account may remain viewable in some circumstances where, for example, you have shared information with other services. We may also retain backup information related to your account on our servers for some time after cancellation or your request for deletion, to comply with applicable law. By providing your information you consent to the retention of your information as described herein.
We use, and allow certain third parties to use, cookies, web beacons and other similar technologies to enhance our Services and to help collect data. We, or third parties, may use session cookies or persistent cookies. Session cookies only last for the specific duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. Persistent cookies remain on your device’s hard drive until you delete them or they expire at thirteen months. Different cookies are used to perform different functions, which we explain below:
How to Manage Cookies
There are several ways to manage cookies. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. The Help feature on most browsers provide information on how to accept cookies, disable cookies or to notify you when receiving a new cookie. Please note, however, that many of the cookies we use are “strictly necessary” cookies. By blocking or deleting them, you will not be able to access certain features of our Services. For more information about cookies and how to block them, please visit allaboutcookies.org.
In the US, the Network Advertising Initiative also offers a means to opt out of a number of advertising cookies. Please visit www.networkadvertising.org to learn more. Note that opting out does not mean you will no longer receive online advertising. It does mean that the company or companies from which you opted out will no longer deliver ads tailored to your web preferences and usage patterns.
The WSTA takes the security and privacy of your personal information seriously. Please be aware, however, that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. Understand that any information that you transfer to us is done at your own risk. If we learn of a data security system breach we may attempt to notify you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Services. We may post a notice on the Services if a security breach occurs. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive written notice of a data privacy or security breach.
In the event that all or part of our assets are sold or acquired by another party, or in the event of a merger, you grant us the right to assign the personal information we have collected from you.
The Services including our website are not directed at children 13 years of age or younger. We, therefore, shall not intentionally collect information about any user under the age of 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information to us on this website. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits California residents to request certain information regarding disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to email@example.com
If you are an individual in the European Union, we collect and process information about you only where we have legal bases for doing so under applicable EU laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). The legal basis may depend on the type of information and how you use the Services. If you have consented to our use of information about you for a specific purpose, you have the right to change your mind at any time, but this will not affect any processing that has already taken place. Where we are using your information because we have a legitimate interest to do so, you have the right to object to that use though, in some cases, this may mean no longer receiving communications or utilizing certain Services. Any questions about our use of your personal data or related requests should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Wall Street Technology Association, 620 Shrewsbury Ave. Ste. C, Tinton Falls, NJ 07701
For more information, feel free to call the WSTA office at 1-732-530-8808.