1. Introduction

Hopium Inc. is committed to protecting your personal information. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to outline how we deal with any personal information you provide to us which is either collected by us through this website (“www.hopium.com”) (“Website”) and/or via the services we provide to you. For individuals located in the European Economic Area (“EEA”), Hopium Inc. is the controller of your personal information via our Website and the services we provide pursuant to the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

Hopium Inc. is the controller of your personal information via our Website and the services we provide pursuant to the Illinois Personal Information Protection Act.

Please read this Privacy Policy to understand how Hopium Inc. may process your personalinformation via our Website and/or through the services we provide to you.

Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such, and we are notresponsible for the content or the privacy policies of these other websites.

2. Collection of Your Personal Information

We may process your personal information when you submit it to us in the following ways: Communications via our Website: We collect personal information when you provide it to us through communications via our Website. This includes where you have contacted us through the “Contact” page on our Website and similar situations in which you have chosen to provide the information to us, including for customer services support.

Products or Services you request: Where you request a good or service from us, we will collect your personal information to process your request and otherwise contact you following a purchase.

We may ask you to provide personal identifiers, such as your e-mail address, name, address, or telephone number. In order to access some Hopium Inc. services, you will be asked to sign in with an e-mail address and password.

Careers/jobs: We also process your personal information if you apply to work at Hopium Inc. via our careers page at https://www.hopium.com/jobs.

The type of information we may process about you may include contact details, personal details, education and training details (including qualification, attendance at educational establishments and training received), professional and employment details (including details of previous employment roles), background check and public records information, job preference information, and any other information you submit in connection with with your application.

If you are a California resident, please also see the California Notice of Collection of Personal Information for Job Applicants, which is posted on our careers pages and can also be found here.

Interaction with our Website and use of our services: when you use our Website, we will automatically receive information using cookies and similar technology, including IP address, device identifiers, browser details, and information about usage of the Website and related Internet activity (such as the site you came from, search engine(s) and keywords you used to find our Website, the pages you view within our Website, and access times). To offer you a consistent and personalized experience in your interactions with us, information collected through one service we provide may be combined with information obtained through other services. For example, we may use services from other companies that enable us to derive a general geographic location based on your IP address or other factors in order to customize certain services to your geographic area.

Inferences. We draw inferences from the personal information we collect, and we use such inferences for the same purposes as the purposes for which the information was collected.

Use of your personal information

Hopium Inc. processes your personal information to enable us to perform the contract entered into between you and us, to ensure compliance with local legal and regulatory requirements and for the purposes of our legitimate business interests, including the following:

to enable us to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;

to operate and improve our Website and services including making them easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information;

to enable us to respond to an enquiry or other request you make when you contact us via our Website, including for customer service support;

to provide you with more effective customer service; performing research and analysis aimed at improving our products, services and technologies;

displaying content and advertising that are customized to your interests and preferences;

to communicate with you to provide you information about other products and services we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about as we feel may interest you;

when you receive newsletters or promotional e-mail from us, to determine whether the e-mail has been opened and which links you click in order to provide you more focused e-mail communications or other information;

and to enable us to process and consider your application to join Hopium Inc..