2 INFORMATION COLLECTED
2.1 If a User accesses the Website without giving Matchi any personal information, Matchi may still gather certain non-personal information, including information regarding the User’s activities on the Website.
2.2 If the User registers with the Website or uses it, Matchi will collect and use the User’s personal information. This information includes, but is not limited to, the User’s name and contact details, financial information, transaction history and details of the User’s visits to the Website.
3 PURPOSE FOR WHICH PERSONAL INFORMATION IS USED
3.1 The purposes for which Matchi uses personal information includes, but is not limited to:
3.1.1 to facilitate the submission of innovations on the Website;
3.1.2 to publish innovations on the Website;
3.1.3 to match-up innovations and innovators with sponsors and buyers;
3.1.4 to communicate with the User for Matchi’s internal purposes; and
3.1.5 in order for Matchil to conduct research.
4 RELEASE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
4.1 Matchi may release the User’s personal information or disclose it to third parties in certain circumstances, including, but not limited to the follow:
4.1.1 if Matchi is required to do so by law or a court order;
4.1.2 in order for Matchi to enforce its rights;
4.1.3 in order for Matchi to fulfil its functions in terms of the purposes of the Website.
5 MARKETING AND PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL
5.1 Matchi may from time to time send marketing and promotional material to the User. By registering on the Website, the User consents to Matchi sending such material to the User.
5.2 The User may unsubscribe from receiving further marketing and promotional material. If the User wishes to do so, the User can follow the “unsubscribe” link in the material or send an email to Matchi.
6 TRANSFER OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal information collected by Matchi may be transferred to persons in other countries. Matchi will take reasonable steps to ensure that such persons have appropriate privacy measures in place.
7.2 Users may disable or decline cookies. However, if the User does so, the User might not be able to use the Website properly and certain aspects of the Website might not function.