Privacy Policy
(revised as of 02/06/2024)

At Good Research, privacy is what we do. This Privacy Notice (”Notice”) outlines data we may collect about you, how we use that data, and how to contact us about your privacy rights. We may modify or amend this Notice at our discretion. When we make changes to this Notice, we will amend the revision date at the top of this page. We recommend that you review this Notice each time you visit our website in case revisions have been made.
Data Collection
Through your use of the Good Research website, certain information which could be used to identify you or be reasonably associated with you (”Personal Information”) may be collected in the following ways:

Information you provide to us directly

We welcome questions, feedback, and inquiries. If you choose to contact us, you may purposefully or inadvertently disclose Personal Information via e-mail, phone, our web form, or any other method of contact. To protect your data, we recommend limiting the amount of Personal Information provided during your initial contact with us. We will inform you if additional information is needed to help us respond to your request.

In the event we engage with you in product or service offerings, we will also collect information about you and/or your organization as is necessary to define and formalize a contractual relationship with you.

Information collected passively when browsing our website

We use Fathom as our web analytics tool, due to their privacy-oriented focus, to collect the following data about you:
Data Usage
Personal Information we collect about you may be utilized to provide you with information regarding products and services we offer or to fulfill our obligations arising from any requests made or contracts entered into between you and Good Research.

Web analytics data provides us with insight as to how our website is being used. This includes how many visitors we get, which pages on the website are the most popular, locations where people are accessing the website from, and more.

We do not sell your Personal Information. We do not share Personal Information with third parties other than for purposes outlined in this Notice.
Data Transfer
Good Research is headquartered in the United States. As such, any information collected about you outside of the United States will be transferred to the United States for processing and retention.

Third Parties (and how we use them):

We use a variety of third-party service providers in order to deliver our products and services to you, including (but not limited to) our website. However, depending upon your interactions with us, it is likely that only a subset of third parties would be permitted to process personal information on our behalf. For example, visitors of the website will engage a smaller subset of service providers than individuals to whom we deliver consulting services.

In the event Good Research merges with, is acquired by, or is sold to another corporate entity, we may transfer personal information as an asset of the organization.

For more information about any of the third parties described above or the business purposes for which they are used, please contact us.

External links and Third-Party Data Collection

This Notice does not address the privacy practices of any third parties, including any third party operating a website or service to which this website links.
Data Retention
We retain your Personal Information for as long as is necessary to provide you with the products or services we offer. We also may retain your personal information to comply with our legal or professional obligations, enforce our agreements, or resolve disputes.
Protecting Children’s Privacy
Our website is not intended for children under the age of 18. We do not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 18. If we obtain knowledge that we have received such information, we will take steps to verify and delete it. Please notify us in accordance with the “Contact Information” section below if you believe this has occurred.
Your Rights
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you reside or are located, you may have specific rights concerning your Personal Information. At Good Research, we believe these rights should transcend jurisdiction; therefore, at any point in time, you have:

To exercise these and any other rights that are applicable to you, please notify us in accordance with the “Contact Information” section below. We may need to verify your identity in order to process a request submitted by you or on your behalf. Additionally, if we cannot process your request for any reason, we will communicate accordingly.
Contact Information
At any time, you may contact us for feedback, concerns, or general information concerning this Notice via the methods outlined below:

E-mail Address:
Physical Address: 1306 Solano Ave, Albany, CA 94706
Telephone: 510-526-4663
* Version 2.0

Changes to this Notice since the prior version: We have expanded on the Notice considerably to include rights and additional information we deem relevant to users and to reflect changes in regulation. We have also changed wording to reflect the switch from using reCAPTCHA and internal site analytics to using Fathom.

If you are interested in viewing a prior version of this Notice, please contact us using the information noted above.