Last updated 10 Nov 2022
This webpage explains our privacy and security commitments in plain language.
What personal information we collect
What we will do with your information
What we will not do with your personal information
How we collect and process your information
How long we hold your information
Updating and accessing your personal information
Keeping your personal information secure
Data transfers, storage and processing globally
Anonymous or aggregated information
Cookies & Third Party Technologies Policy
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. When you visit the site again, the cookie allows that site to recognize your browser. Cookies perform various tasks, including remembering your preferences, and are an important part of improving your experience of our Websites and Services.
There are three main types of cookies:
What cookies do we use?
We use the following cookies:
Additional information about third party cookies
Some of the third party cookies we use on our Website include:
Other third party technologies
In addition to cookies, we use some other third technologies:
Additionally, when visitors request pages from our Websites and Services, Genus' servers log the visitor’s internet protocol address (“IP address”). Your IP address, browser type, browser language, and the date and time of your query, enable us to better understand and improve the usability, performance and effectiveness of our websites for purposes of system administration, to infer a visitor’s geographic location, to track the use of our websites, and to identify a visitor when GENUS feels it is necessary to enforce compliance with our policies.
How can I manage cookies?
Most internet browsers are set up by default to accept cookies. However if you want to refuse or delete them please refer to the help and support area on your browser for instructions on how to block or delete cookies (for example: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Safari). Keep in mind that each browser has a different procedure for managing and configuring cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website and Services and some functionality may be restricted.
You can also find information about disabling or clearing cookies on most websites, including Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and Twitter.
You can find more information about cookies, including how to disable them at www.allaboutcookies.org.
In addition, most advertising networks offer you a way to opt out of targeted advertising. If you would like to find out more information, please visit www.aboutads.info/choices.
You may opt out by clicking here or if located in the European Union, by clicking here. Please note this does not opt you out of being served advertising. You may continue to receive generic advertisements.
More privacy information
Special information for users across Canada
Special Information for users in the European Union and the United Kingdom