Updated June 1, 2022
We are required by law and regulatory bodies to ask for certain information in order to provide our Services to you. WHSE Partners makes commercially reasonable best efforts to maintain the confidentiality, integrity and security of our clients’ personal information. Keeping client information secure and using it only as our Users want us to, are matters of principle for all of us at WHSE Partners. With this in mind, here is our commitment to each and every User: Except as you may otherwise expressly approve, we will limit the collection and use of client and user information to what we believe would be useful to service your accounts, administer our business, or to tell you about our Services;
We limit the sharing of personal information outside WHSE Partners. We do not sell, license, lease, or otherwise disclose your personal information to third parties, except as noted below: We may disclose your personal information when such disclosure is legally required or appropriate pursuant any court orders, subpoenas or any regulations, including responding to court orders and subpoenas, cooperating with government agencies, other regulatory bodies, and law enforcement officials, performing background checks, resolving disputes or performing risk-management functions. To help us improve our Services, we may engage third parties to help us to carry out certain internal functions. Examples of the types of outside companies with which we may share information include administrative and accounting companies that perform services for us, such as data processing, and companies that perform reporting, tax documentation, custody, title or escrow services on our behalf. Use of any personal information we share with these third parties is limited to the performance of the task we request. The third parties with which we share personal information are required to protect it in a manner similar to the way we protect your personal information. We may make certain automatically collected information about your interactions and activities on the Services, such as the business or investment areas of interest to you or that you have invested in, and your past activities, projects or proposals. We further reserve the right to disclose any of your personal information as we believe appropriate or necessary to take precautions against liability, to investigate and defend against any third party claims or allegations, to assist government enforcement agencies, to protect the security or integrity of the Services, or to protect the rights, property or personal safety of WHSE Partners, its Users, Issuers, or others. WHSE Partners may also use and disclose personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information: to investigate and help prevent potentially unlawful activity or activities that threaten the integrity of our website or network; to protect and defend our rights or property or the rights or property of others; as required by courts or administrative agencies; and in connection with a financing, sale, merger, or reorganization of WHSE Partners’ business or assets. Any successor in interest to our business would acquire the information we maintain, including personally identifiable. The Website and the offerings therein are intended only for accredited investors (for persons residing in the U.S.), and for persons residing abroad in jurisdictions where securities registration exemptions apply. ie information, and may alter the terms of this Privacy Notice. WHSE Partners does not and will not sell any of your information, including non-personally identifiable or personally identifiable information, to any third party for purposes of advertising, soliciting, or telemarketing.
We limit access to your personal information to those employees who have a legitimate business need to access such information to provide you with the Services. In keeping with industry standards and practices, we maintain commercially reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards and controls to protect your information. The Website is built upon a secure infrastructure with multiple layers of protection and we use industry standard encryption technologies to safeguard your information. Users are required to identify and authenticate themselves prior to accessing restricted portions of the Services. Generally, identification and authentication take place through the use of your username and a password. You are responsible for keeping your password confidential. We have security standards and procedures in place designed to prevent unauthorized access to your accounts and personal information. A key part of this process helps ensure that all information we have about you is accurate and up to date. If you ever discover inaccuracies in our data or if your personal information changes, notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org immediately. The transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure, and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security of information sent to us electronically. If we learn of a security systems breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. We may also post a notice on or through the Website and the Services in the event of a security breach. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing.
We may at times send you e-mail communications with marketing or promotional materials. If you prefer not to receive such marketing or promotional e-mails from us, you may unsubscribe completely by emailing us at: email@example.com. Please note that opt-out requests may take up to one (1) week to process. Please also note that at times we may need to send you e-mail communications that are transactional in nature such as service or termination announcements or payment confirmations which are communications you will not be able to opt-out of.
The WHSE Partners website is not intended for use by children, especially those under eighteen (18) years of age. No one under eighteen (18) years of age is allowed to use the website, provide any personal information or receive our email distributions. We do not knowingly solicit or collect Personally Identifiable Information from children under the age of thirteen (13) or anyone under eighteen years of age. If you believe that a minor has disclosed Personally Identifiable Information to WHSE Partners, please report this to us immediately by emailing us at: info@WHSEPartners.com.
The Website is maintained in the United States of America. By accessing the WHSE Partners website, you consent to and authorize the export of Personally Identifiable Information to the United States of America and its storage and use as specified in this Privacy Notice. This Privacy Notice shall be governed by, construed and entered in accordance with the laws of the State of California applicable to contracts deemed to be made within such state, without regard to choice of law or conflict of law provisions thereof. All disputes with respect to this Privacy Notice shall be brought and heard either in the California State Courts located in Portland, Oregon, or the federal district court for Portland, Oregon. You consent to the in-person jurisdiction and venue of such courts.
YOU HEREBY WAIVE YOUR RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY WITH RESPECT TO ANY CLAIM, ACTION OR PROCEEDING, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATING TO, THIS AGREEMENT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
WHSEPartners.com (the “Website”) is a private, confidential website intended solely for the limited use for which you (and, if applicable, your organization) have been given access. By accessing the Website, the pages contained on it, and the content, information and materials contained or described herein (together the “Information”), you agree that the Website and the Information are of a confidential nature, that you will hold and treat it in the strictest confidence, and that you will not disclose the Information to any other person or entity without the prior written authorization of WHSE Partners, nor will you use the Information in any fashion or manner detrimental to the interest of WHSE Partners (as defined in the Terms and Conditions of Use) or any deal sponsors that have listed investment opportunities on the Website (WHSE Partners and such deal sponsors, each, a “Disclosing Party”). You agree to promptly notify WHSE Partners of any unauthorized use or disclosure of any Information, and you shall be responsible for any breach of your confidentiality obligations as set forth in this User Confidentiality Policy by your employees and agents. Due to the unique nature of the Information, you agree that any breach or threatened breach of this User Confidentiality Policy will cause not only financial harm to the Disclosing Parties, but also irreparable harm for which money damages will not be an adequate remedy. Therefore, any Disclosing Party shall be entitled, in addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, to an injunction or similar equitable relief against any such breach or threatened breach of this User Confidentiality Policy without the necessity of posting any bond.