Privacy Policy

Privacy and data protection are of the utmost importance to MSGERC (Mycoses Study Group Education and Research Consortium) and its subsidiaries. This Privacy Statement for MSGERC (“Privacy Statement”) details the company’s policies with respect to the handling of personally identifiable information (“Information”) submitted by the reader of this Privacy Policy (“You”) or otherwise collected by MSGERC via the company’s website or in the course of providing services to MSGERC’ customers. MSGERC will use and disclose Information only in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Statement.


    The type of Information submitted to or collected by MSGERC varies depending upon the nature of the activity and relationship with MSGERC.

    Browsing the Website: When You browse the company’s website, MSGERC may collect information regarding the domain and host from which You access the Internet, the Internet Protocol address of the computer or Internet Service Provider You are using, and anonymous site statistical data. This information is collected for the purpose of assessing the effectiveness of the company’s website and for security reasons.
    Inquiries: The website contains various forms, links to company e-mail addresses, and fax numbers that You may use to solicit information about the website, MSGERC services, and the company in general. When You complete and submit a form, send us an e-mail, send us a fax, or contact us by telephone, MSGERC may store the inquiries and their contents, including any personally identifiable information You may have provided. Any personally identifiable information You submit via an inquiry is collected only with Your knowledge and active participation.


    Usage and disclosure of Your Information varies based on Your relationship with MSGERC. MSGERC never sells any personally identifiable information and, except as expressly set forth below, never discloses personally identifiable information to any third parties.

    Browsing the Website: Information collected while You’re browsing our website may be used to analyze trends, administer the website, improve site performance, gather broad demographic information, and for security purposes. Such Information may be disclosed to third parties to provide any of the aforementioned activities on behalf of MSGERC.

    Inquiries: If you submit an inquiry via online form, e-mail, fax, or telephone call, the information collected may be used by MSGERC to respond to Your inquiry or to contact You to inform You of MSGERC products. Information collected during the course of an inquiry will not be disclosed to any third party unless such third party has been contracted by MSGERC, with obligations of confidentiality, to contact You on our behalf.

    Surveys and Questionnaires: If you submitted an inquiry to MSGERC or if you are a MSGERC Customer, periodically, MSGERC may use your Information to contact You, directly or through a third party vendor, to complete a survey or questionnaire. Responses to any such survey or questionnaire may be used for internal business analyses and may be disclosed in aggregate form without disclosing Your personally identifiable information.

    Use of Cookies: Forms on our website may use cookies. Cookies are small files of data that reside on Your computer and allow MSGERC to recognize you as a MSGERC Customer or a previous visitor of our website. MSGERC may use cookies to populate frequently used forms or to provide You with other customized viewing options for Your convenience. MSGERC uses cookies solely to maintain personalized services throughout the website.

    Investigations and Proceedings: MSGERC may use Information to conduct internal investigations. MSGERC may disclose Information to cooperate with an investigation by law enforcement agencies or other governmental authorities and may also disclose Information in response to a subpoena, warrant, court order, or other comparable legal processes.


    MSGERC is committed to privacy and security.