NSF-GFTC undertakes to protect the privacy of each of our members and clients and the confidentiality of their business information. To this end NSF-GFTC shall refuse to disclose information to any person other than the individual to whom the information relates where disclosure would constitute an unjustified invasion of the privacy of that individual or business. All employees and contractors of NSF-GFTC must respect the confidential nature of the information which they acquire in the course of their work.
NSF-GFTC privacy provisions are based on The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). It sets out the ground rules for how private-sector organizations collect, use or disclose personal information in the course of commercial activities across Canada.
NSF-GFTC usage of email addresses is for the express purpose of member and client information sharing. This applies to email addresses obtained through various website monitoring techniques such as "clickstream". NSF-GFTC does not release or sell any obtained email addresses and does not use these addresses for the transmission of third party marketing.
Canada's anti-spam legislation (CASL) came into effect July 1, 2014. It is in place to protect Canadians while ensuring that businesses can continue to compete in the global marketplace. NSF-GFTC is in full compliance with the legislation as commercial electronic messages (CEM) are sent and has adopted an 'opt-in' policy and procedure. Specific questions regarding our policy can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Information Collected Automatically
In some cases, NSF-GFTC may automatically (i.e. not via registration) collect techncial information when visitors connect to the website that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the Internet Brower used, the computer operating system and the domain name of the website.