Privacy Policy

The following statement addresses and discloses Update’s privacy position, and our practices for gathering, storing, and using personal data. Please review this information so you understand how we may collect and use your personal information.

Update is committed to maintaining its users’ privacy. Any personal information collected by Update is gathered, saved and used in a responsible manner. We will use reasonable care to protect the privacy and security of your information. We store such information on our internal database system. In order to protect your information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, Update employs industry-standard security technologies, procedures and organizational measures.

Update needs to collect personal information in order to deliver our services. Unless you provide sufficient personal information, we may not be able to assist you with your staffing or employment needs.

Update collects and uses your personal information to respond to your request for information or services.

We collect your personal information when you contact us to look for employment and at other appropriate times during the placement process. The amount of personal information required will typically be limited to that which is necessary to provide you with the service you desire.

Generally, we ask for your name, email address, residential address, phone number, and biographical information including resume, work experience, education and skills. If you work for Update, you may also be required to provide your social security number and other personal information as part of the employment process. Your email address will be used to contact you when necessary, and only for the purpose of our employment service. In addition to using or disclosing information where necessary and appropriate in connection with the provision of staffing services, we may use, disclose and/or transfer this information as follows: (a) to companies and individuals we employ to perform business functions and services on our behalf; (b) to government agencies, advisors and other third parties, where necessary and appropriate, in order to comply with applicable laws, the service of legal process, or if we reasonably believe that such action is necessary to (i) comply with the law requiring such disclosure, (ii) protect Update’s rights or property, (iii) prevent a crime or protect national security or (iv) protect the personal safety of the users or the public; or (c) in connection with a sale, acquisition or merger of our business or our business assets.

Our privacy policy applies only to Update’s business and this website and not to sites to which we may be linked. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of such other websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other websites so that you can understand how they may collect, use and share your information.

We do not intend for this site to be used by children under the age of 13, nor do we seek to collect information about children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not provide us any information and promptly exit this site.

By using this website, you consent to the policies and practices described in this statement. If there are changes or additions to this privacy policy, we will ensure to post those changes here so that you will always know what information we may collect, how we may use that information, and to whom we may disclose it. If at any time, you have questions or concerns about our privacy statement, please feel free to call us at 212.921.2200.