Privacy policy

This website is property of AULIVE Software NV located at:
Ypres, Belgium
Our VAT number is BE0817291712

AULIVE Software NV is committed to protecting your privacy.

This privacy policy describes the privacy practices for PatentInspiration (the "Site"), located at http://www.patentinspiration.com). AULIVE Software NV owns and operates this Site.

The last update to our privacy policy was posted on August 9, 2016.

Information we collect

We may collect the following information when your register on or fill out a form on our site:

  1. First name and/or last name
  2. E-mail address
  3. Company name
  4. Country
  5. Credit card information

AULIVE Software NV does not monitor the content of the searches conducted by their members.

Collected information uses

Any information provided by you is used to understand your needs and provide a better service. We may use your information for the following reasons:

  1. To send periodic e-mails and to contact you for market research purposes
  2. To personalize your website experience according to your interests
  3. To improve our products or services based on your needs
  4. For product and services provision
  5. For billing
  6. For identification and authentication

Data storage

AULIVE Software NV uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run our services. Although AULIVE Software NV owns the code, databases, and all rights to the AULIVE Software NV applications, you retain all rights to your data.

We keep your data as long as you have an account with PatentInspiration. If you cancel, we will keep the data for a certain retention period of one year. This allows us to restore your data in case you decide to reactivate your account. After the retention period, all your data will be permanently deleted.

AULIVE Software NV will not provide data generated by the user to third parties without the user's consent.

Usage of cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer hard drive. Cookies allows websites to respond to you as an individual. You may choose to accept or decline cookies. Disabling cookies preferences may limit the full experience of our site.

Links to other websites

The Site may contain links to other websites of interest. We cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites; such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.