Policy Statements

Legal Website Disclaimer

The materials contained on this web site have been prepared by APEX Intellectual Property Group (“APEX”) for general information only and are not legal advice. As legal advice must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case, the general information provided herein is not intended to substitute for the advice of professional counsel. The transmission or receipt of this information does not create an attorney-client relationship. Because the Internet is global in scope, this web site is accessible worldwide. APEX does not represent itself as qualified to practice law in any country or state other than those in which APEX is actually qualified. Furthermore, this web site is not intended to be advertising or solicitation in states where the local regulations prohibit such usage. Although APEX has provided links to other web sites which is considered to be useful for the reader, APEX has no control and cannot be responsible for the accuracy and content of those web sites. As to any articles appearing in these pages, the views expressed therein are those of the authors and are not necessarily the views of APEX or its clients.


Privacy Policy & Terms of Use

APEX Intellectual Property Group and any of its affiliated corporations and partnerships, (collectively “APEX”, “we” or “us”) provides this Privacy Policy to inform website users about our policies and procedures regarding the collection, security, use, and disclosure of personal data received from users of our website found at www.apexipgroup.com (“website”). We are committed to ensuring that we process your personal data in accordance with applicable data protection legislation. Please keep in mind that your use of our website means that you accept and agree to our Privacy Policy. Please do not use our website if you do not accept our Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time by APEX by posting an updated version of the Privacy Policy to our website. In addition, our website makes use of cookies as described in further detail below.

Information collected: We may collect the following personal data when you visit our website: (1) Personal data provided when you complete forms available on our website; (2) Personal data you provide when you contact us; (3) Personal data relating to: (a) your application for employment at APEX, and/or (b) your attendance at an APEX event; and (4) Details of visits to our website, such as the volume of traffic received, IP address, logs and the resources which have been accessed.

Transfer of personal data: The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, one or more destinations within, or outside of, the United States. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

How your information is used: We use information you provide to better understand your needs and provide you with better service. With the exception of vendors providing hosting, database management and development services related to the operation of these websites, we will not disclose, sell or rent any of your personal data to any third party unless approved by you or required by law.

Links to other sites: We may provide links to other websites for your information or convenience. Such websites are independently operated and not under our control. We are not responsible for the content of these websites or any products or services offered through them.

Cookies: We may use cookies to track user preferences. A cookie is a small data file that certain websites write to your hard drive when you visit them. If you prefer not to receive cookies through our website, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse the cookie when your browser alerts you to its presence. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. Cookies are required to select text size preferences within our website. Please be advised this website may use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses “cookies” to help the site analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the site (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the site, compiling reports on site activity for site operators and providing other services relating to site activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser.

Choice: We will not use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without first letting you know and offering you a choice. As previously stated, we will also provide you the opportunity to let us know if you do not wish to receive unsolicited direct marketing materials from us.

Commitment to data security: To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we use commercially appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. However, we have put in place security procedures as set forth in this policy. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.