Privacy Policy

We are committed to the highest standards of security and privacy protection for our visitors. This policy sets out how information collected through this website will be used and processed. By accessing this website and/or providing any information, you agree to these terms.

Information Collected Automatically / Cookies
This website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users, provide a better experience when you browse our website, and improve our site’s performance and usefulness. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small data file that websites can place on your hard drive when you visit. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that tracks the pages you’ve visited within that site. The cookies on this website are primarily used to recognize that a user has visited the website previously and to track user traffic patterns. We do not correlate this information with data about individual users, nor do we share this information or sell it to any third party.

If you prefer not to receive cookies through the site, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse the cookie when your browser alerts you to its presence. You also can refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use any pages within our website. For more information about cookies, including how to set your browser to reject cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Information Provided By Users
In the course of accessing this website, you may be asked to or may have the opportunity to provide certain information, including your name, email address, and other contact information. By providing this information, you consent to it being shared with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Vale S.A., BHP Billiton Brasil Ltda., Samarco Mineração S.A., and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and employees. Information you provide may be transferred by these entities to their affiliates located in various countries around the world, and by providing any information you consent to such transfers.

Information you provide may be used to communicate with you or to study or evaluate use of this website. Information you provide will not be communicated to any third party other than those previously listed without your express consent unless it is anonymized and/or aggregated such that personally-identifying information is not included.

Nothing in this Policy prevents Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Vale S.A., BHP Billiton Brasil Ltda., Samarco Mineração S.A., and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and employees from providing any information in response to requests from law enforcement or regulatory authorities in any jurisdiction.

Information Security
We go to great lengths to provide a secure environment, however, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Vale S.A., BHP Billiton Brasil Ltda., Samarco Mineração S.A., and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and employees shall not be responsible for any loss of data or disclosure of information provided through your use of this website.

Questions regarding this Policy may be directed to webmaster@fundaoinvestigation.com.

Copyright

This website and all materials appearing on it are copyright 2016 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Vale S.A., BHP Billiton Brasil Ltda. and Samarco Mineração S.A.