Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which BlackStone Discovery collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users of the blackstonediscovery.com website. This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by BlackStone Discovery. BlackStone Discovery, is committed to safeguarding client confidentiality. Personal information obtained from or relating to our clients is processed in compliance with the terms and conditions set forth in our client contracts and engagement letters, applicable law, and professional standards.

Accessing Your Information

Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all personally identifiable information that we maintain about them. Visitors can access this information or have this information corrected by e-mailing or writing to us. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by contacting us.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future, we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, please check back at our Web site periodically to review updates to our privacy policy.

Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by contacting us.

Information Automatically Collected and Stored

We automatically gather and store certain information about each visit to our website. This information does not identify you personally, but is combined with statistics from all other visitors by using cookies. Usage of a cookie is not linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once you close your browser, the cookie terminates. If you reject using a cookie, you may still use our site.

Tracking of cookies enable us to enhance your experience on our site by tracking and targeting the interests of our users. We use this information to help us understand how many visitors per month come to our site, which pages are viewed most frequently, information about the type of computer and browser they are using, and other data that helps us improve our website.

Security Measures

We follow accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Although we cannot guarantee the absolute security of personal information, we strive to use the best available physical, hardware and software protections to safeguard stored information.

If You Send Us Personal Information

If you choose to provide us with personal information by sending an e-mail or by filling out a form and submitting it through our website, we use that information to respond to your message and to help us provide you with information that you requested. The information you provide is not sold, given, or traded to any third parties, private organizations or private persons. If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us.

Protecting your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

Your privacy limits

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and terms of these other websites.

Changes to this privacy policy

BlackStone Discovery has the right to update this privacy policy at any time. If changes occur to the privacy policy, we will notify users by posting on the homepage or updating changes on the bottom of this page. It is not our responsibility to make sure users are aware of changes. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:

BlackStone Discovery
2656 East Bayshore Road
Palo Alto, California 94303
T: 650.331.3000
F: 650.331.3030