DATA PRIVACY INFORMED CONSENT
NASBA takes the privacy of individuals
I agree that the following
information (”Personal Information”) will be collected, received, transferred,
stored, and processed in connection with my evaluation and may be used and
disclosed by NASBA and transmitted to and from the United States:
(b) Date of Birth
(d) Country of Origin
(e) Mailing Address
(g) Education (Schools attended,
(h) Credit Card
for Data Collection
I understand and agree that my
Personal Information may be used for the following purposes ("Evaluation-related
(a) Evaluating international
education and converting such education into the US equivalent;
(b) Administration and operational purposes;
Verifying compliance with NASBA policies;
Backup purposes to facilitate business continuity;
(e) Compliance with contractual, legal or
Detection or prevention of
inappropriate behavior or breach of NASBA policies; and
(g) Business management and other legitimate
I understand and agree that my
Personal Information may be disclosed to each of the following:
(a) NASBA; and
(b) Third parties that perform
services related to the purposes listed above.
In connection with my application, I
hereby authorize NASBA to:
(a) Release any information
necessary to verify the answers given on my application;
(b) Examine or receive copies of my
records maintained by colleges, universities and boards of education; and
(c) Use my Personal Information for
identification purposes in record keeping, information exchanges with USA and
any other government agencies, and other data sources that may be required to verify
my Personal Information.
I understand that discovery of false
information in my application discovered during my evaluation may result in
denial of my evaluation.
I release NASBA and its designees
from any and all liability and responsibility, damages and claims of any kind whatsoever
arising from this investigation of my background.
I also understand and will allow NASBA
to share my Personal Information with third parties for Evaluation-related
Retention and Storage
My Personal Information may be
retained and stored in accordance with NASBA data retention policies in effect and
as may be modified from time to time.
to Transfer of Personal Information
I acknowledge that the levels of
data protection and privacy laws in other countries may not be as high as those
applicable in my jurisdiction and that NASBA will make commercially reasonable
efforts to ensure that my Personal Information is kept secure at all times. I
consent to the transfer to and storage and processing of my Personal Information
in jurisdictions other than my own, including the USA.
I hereby attest that the information that I have provided is true, accurate, and complete and I understand that any falsification, omission, or concealment of material fact may subject me to administrative, civil, or criminal liability. I understand that any evaluation provided hereunder is advisory and not necessarily binding upon any agency or institution. I hereby release NASBA International Evaluation Services from any liability for damages resulting from the use of any evaluation.
I hereby understand and agree that controversy or claim arising out of or relating to my application or any evaluation shall be finally determined by binding arbitration pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration Association, except that the laws of the State of Tennessee shall exclusively govern (without reference to principles of conflict of laws thereof) any such controversy or claim and that any arbitration, action, suit, or proceeding arising out of or relating to my application or any evaluation shall be located in Nashville, Tennessee. Binding arbitration means that I am waiving my right to a trial, including my right to a jury trial, my right to a trial by a judge, and my right to appeal the decision of the arbitrator or arbitrators.