Data will be collected by Stout Risius Ross, LLC (and all affiliates and subsidiaries, collectively "Stout").
Stout collects the following categories of personal data:
Contact data: We may collect information about data subjects such as name and contact details (email, phone number, etc.) in order to communicate and facilitate the provision of our services with our clients or potential clients. For example, contact details of individuals who work for or on behalf of the clients, in order to carry out the client’s engagement with Stout.
Services data: Personal data may be provided to us by clients to the extent required to perform the services. Stout may also acquire personal data from a third party at the direction of our client as required to perform services.
Marketing information: We may collect information to respond to inquiries regarding our products and services or to provide you with information, reports, or updates.
Clients and other Third parties who provide personal information to Stout must do so in compliance with applicable data privacy regulations.
We collect personal data to offer and administer our services and products. These include valuation advisory, transaction opinions, investment banking, dispute consulting, and management consulting services.
The data you provide to us will be processed in accordance with the purposes specified in this policy, namely:
Whenever we process your personal data for our legitimate interests, we make sure to consider and balance any potential impact on you and your rights under data protection laws. Our legitimate business interests do not automatically override your interests - we will not use your personal data for activities where our interests are overridden by the impact on you (unless we have your consent or are otherwise required or permitted to by law). You have the right to object to this processing if you wish.
Personal data is processed both manually and electronically in accordance with the above-mentioned purposes and in compliance with current regulations. We permit only authorized Stout employees and Third-Party processors to have access to your information. Such employees and Third-Party processors are appropriately designated and trained to process data only according to the instructions we provide them.
Stout will retain personal data for a reasonable period, taking into account legitimate business needs to capture and retain such information. Information will also be retained for a period necessary to comply with state, local, federal regulations, or country specific regulations and requirements, and in accordance with Stout’s Document Retention Schedule.
Stout is a global firm. Personal information may be transferred, accessed and stored globally as necessary for the uses stated above in accordance with this policy, and in compliance with local regulations.
Data concerning EU data subjects may be transferred to or processed in locations outside of the EU only where one of the following safeguards is in effect:
You have the following rights concerning your data processed by Stout:
Please contact email@example.com to request access, rectification, or erasure, or to restrict processing, to object to processing, to request data portability.
Automated decisions are defined as decisions about individuals that are based solely on the automated processing of data and that produce legal effects that significantly affect the individuals involved.
Stout does not make automated decisions using personal data. If automated decisions are to be made, affected persons will be given an opportunity to express their views on the automated decision in question and object to it.
If you choose not to provide certain personal information, it may be an impediment to the exchange of information necessary for the execution of the contract or provision of services, and we may not be able to provide you with some services and you may not be able to participate in some of the activities on our website(s).
We are not responsible for the privacy practices of any non-Stout operated websites, mobile apps or other digital services, including those that may be linked through Stout websites or services, and we encourage you to review the privacy policies or notices published thereon.
Please contact us with questions, concerns, or complaints at:
150 West Second Street, Suite 400
Royal Oak, MI 48067
For data subjects located in the EU: if we are not able to satisfactorily resolve your questions, concerns, or complaints, or if you believe that the processing of your personal data infringes on your rights under applicable data protection laws, you have the right, without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedies, to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular, in the Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement. Contact information for the supervisory authorities may be found here: EU Data Protection Authorities.