Privacy Policy

Last Updated May 25, 2018

Thank you for visiting the Site (“Site”) of Gritstone Asset Management LLC and its affiliates (which we refer to collectively as “Gritstone” or “we” or “us”).  

We respect the privacy of visitors to the Site.  This Privacy Notice describes how we gather and use information that we may collect from visitors to our Site.  Please note, this Privacy Notice does not apply to our Investor Portal.

This Site is operated from servers in the United States.  If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that the Personal Data we collect will be processed and stored in the United States, a jurisdiction in which the data protection and privacy laws may not offer the same level of protection as those in the country where you reside or are a citizen.  BY USING THIS WEBSITE AND PROVIDING INFORMATION TO US, YOU CONSENT TO THE TRANSFER AND PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IN THE UNITED STATES.

 

Personal Data

When we use the term “Personal Data” we mean information that reasonably can be used to identify you as an individual person. We collect your Personal Data when you voluntarily submit information to, or contact us through, our Site.  For example, you may submit Personal Data in a request for general information, through the submission of a business proposal or when you apply for a job on our careers page. We may record and use any Personal Data, such as your name, phone number, e-mail address, and your IP address for our reasonable and legitimate business purposes.

We will not use your Personal Data for any purposes inconsistent with this Privacy Notice without your permission.

Information Collected Automatically (“Cookie Notice”)

We and our third-party analytics provider (Google Analytics) use data collection tools (“Cookies”) on our Site to record certain user and usage information, such information may include, but is not limited to, the number and frequency of visitors to the Site, your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, operating system, the websites that you access immediately before and after your visit to our Site, and which Internet browser you are using. 

 

Cookies are stored, by a Website, on a user’s computer.  To learn more about what cookies are set on your computer as you browse the Web and how to manage or delete them, look at your browser 'help' section or visit http://allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.  For more information about Google Analytic’s cookie and information practices and how to manage or opt-out of Google Analytic’s, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

 

Please note that if you adjust your internet browser settings to refuse the setting of cookies, you may not be able to access or use fully certain parts or functionality of the Site.

 

Sharing Personal Data

We may use third-party service providers to operate our Site and to perform other services on our behalf, such as sending postal mail and e-mail. These providers may have access to the Personal Data you submit through the Site, but only for the purpose of performing their duties. 

We also may disclose your Personal Data if we are required to make disclosures by applicable law or to the government or private parties in connection with a lawsuit, subpoena, investigation or similar proceeding. 

 

Retention

We will keep Personal Data received under this Privacy Policy in line with our retention policy.  Any Personal Data retained by Gritstone will be retained in a protected environment and access to it will be restricted to only those persons who need to know such information.

 

Third-Parties

Please be aware that our Sites may contain links to other Sites hosted by third-parties.  Gritstone does not control and is not responsible for the content or privacy practices and policies of such third-party Sites.  We encourage you to be aware when you leave one of our Sites and to read the privacy policies of each and every third-party Site, especially if such Sites collect Personal Data from you.

 

Limitation of Liability and Disclaimers

IN NO EVENT SHALL GRITSTONE OR ITS RELATED PERSONS (AS DEFINED BELOW) BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY CLAIMS, LIABILITIES, LOSSES, COSTS OR DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (“DAMAGES”) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY ACCESS, USE (OR INABILITY TO USE) OR DISTRIBUTION OF THE SITE, INCLUDING DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF OR USE OF ANY ASSET, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, OR ANY CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THE SITE. THIS IS TRUE EVEN IF GRITSTONE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES.

 

Gritstone, its affiliates and their respective officers, directors, managers, partners, members, shareholders, employees, affiliates and agents (collectively “Related Persons”) make no representations or warranties and specifically disclaim any and all warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to the Site, including any representations or warranties with respect to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, availability, security, accuracy, freedom from viruses or malware, completeness, timeliness, functionality, reliability, sequencing or speed of delivery.

While we use reasonable efforts to obtain information from reliable sources, Gritstone does not warrant that the information in this Site is accurate, reliable, complete, or correct, that this Site will be available at any particular time or location. Such information or materials are provided “as is” and “as available”. Please be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect security” on the Internet, and third-parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, and accordingly electronic mail and other transmissions to and from the Site or made via the Site may not be secure.

 

Governing Law and Forum

The laws of the State of New York govern these Terms of Use. Any dispute relating to these Terms of Use or your use of the Site shall be resolved solely in the state or federal courts located in New York County, New York, or the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York located in New York County, New York. You agree to waive trial by jury in any such action.

 

Contact Us

Thank you for visiting our Site.  Please contact us at info@gritam.com  if you have any questions about our Site or our Privacy Policy.