Privacy Policy and Terms of Use2019-02-20T22:32:41+00:00

Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

Your access and use of this Site automatically binds you to the following terms and conditions, please read them carefully. As used herein, the term “you” and “your” shall mean the user of this Site.

Chapple Blondet organizational statement

Chapple Blondet SRL (“Chapple Blondet”) is a sociedad responsibilidad limitada organized under the laws of Costa Rica.

Legal disclaimer

The information contained and accessed on this site (the “Site”) is provided by Chapple Blondet LLC and Grupo de Inversiones Chapple Blondet SRL for general guidance and is intended to offer the user general information of interest. The information provided is not intended to replace or serve as substitute for any advisory, tax or other professional advice, consultation or service. You should consult with a professional in the respective advisory, tax or other professional area.

Based on specific facts or circumstances, the application of laws and regulations may vary. Based on the fundamental universal condition of the electronic communication process, Chapple Blondet does not guarantee or warrant the Site will be uninterrupted, without delay, error-free, omission-free, or free of viruses. Therefore, the information is provided “as is” without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including accuracy, timeliness and completeness. In no event shall Chapple Blondet, its related partners, managing directors, principals, agents or employees be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive, consequential or other damages whatsoever (including but not limited to, liability for loss of use, data or profits), without regard to the form of any action, including but not limited to, contract, negligence or other tortious actions, arising out of or in connection with the Site, any content on or accessed by use of the Site, or any copying, display or other use hereof.

As content on the Site is copyrighted, any unauthorized use of any materials on the Site may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. Should a user download the materials on the Site for personal or non-commercial use, the user must retain all copyright, trademark or other similar notices contained in the original materials or on any copies of the material. Materials on the Site may not be modified, reproduced, publicly displayed, performed, distributed or used for any public or commercial purposes without the explicit written permission from the appropriate content or material provider (including third-party links). Chapple Blondet bears no risk, responsibility or liability in the event that a user does not obtain such explicit written permission as advised by Chapple Blondet.

Third-party links are provided as a convenience to our users. Chapple Blondet does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Chapple Blondet is obligated to protect its reputation and trademarks and Chapple Blondet reserves the right to request removal of any link to our Web site.

The following Web link activities are explicitly prohibited by Chapple Blondet and may present trademark and copyright infringement issues:

  • Links that involve unauthorized use of our logo
  • Framing, inline links or metatags
  • Hyperlinks or a form of link that disguises the URL and bypasses the homepage

Chapple Blondet Online Privacy Statement

Chapple Blondet believes that the responsible use of personal information collected on its Web sites is critical to its business objectives and reputation. As part of our commitment to privacy, we have adopted this Online Privacy Statement. The extent and type of information we receive from you on our external Web sites depends on the information you provide to us through our contact mailboxes and/or through the registration processes on our sites.

We only use your personally identifiable information to respond to your requests and to provide you with information about Chapple Blondet’s services, unless we obtain your permission to use your personal information for other purposes. For example, if you send us an e-mail message requesting information about Chapple Blondet, we will use your e-mail address and other information you supply to respond to your request. If we intend to use your personal information to inform you about other Chapple Blondet services, we will notify you and give you an opportunity to decline to receive such communications. If you send us a resume or curriculum vitae (CV) to apply online for a position with Chapple Blondet, we will use the information provided to match you with available opportunities.

Some of our Web sites may invite you to register and provide information about yourself. We use the information you provide to personalize your online experience and to deliver the content most suited to your needs. Such Web sites also provide an opportunity for you to update your registration information should you no longer wish to receive information from us.

In addition, “cookies” (i.e., small text files placed on your computer when you first visit the site) are used on some of our Web sites. Most browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and permit you to refuse or accept it. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should check with the software manufacturer, your company’s technology help desk or your Internet Service Provider.

Cookies are primarily used to enhance your online experience and are not used to track the navigational habits of identified visitors, unless we obtain your permission to do so. If you visit our sites to read or download information, such as news stories or articles, much of the information we may collect is statistical only (e.g., the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site) and not personally identifiable. We use this information about the number of visitors and their use of the sites in aggregate form to make our sites more useful and attractive to you.

If you subscribe to newsletters from Chapple Blondet, we may be able to confirm the e-mail addresses of subscribers who have clicked on URLs embedded in our message content; we may collect this information to gauge user interest and to make future newsletters more useful by customizing the content provided to you.

The personal information you provide to us will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the information was collected or as required by law. We do not share personal information with third parties except as necessary to carry out our business or as required by law or other legal processes, and we never sell your personal information. By submitting data through Chapple Blondet electronically, you are providing explicit consent to trans-border transmission of data collected via Chapple Blondet Web sites.

In addition, Chapple Blondet has technological and operational security policies and procedures in place to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or unintentional destruction. Our personnel who have access to the data have been trained to maintain the confidentiality of such information.

Chapple Blondet understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy, especially in an online environment. Our sites are not intentionally designed for or directed at children under the age of 13 years. It is our policy never to knowingly collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13.

Chapple Blondet recognizes its responsibility for protecting the online privacy of your personal information. If you have questions or comments about our administration of your personal information, please contact us at kchapple@chappleblondet.com. This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it. You may also use this address to communicate any concerns you may have regarding compliance with our Online Privacy Policy.