Privacy Policy

As per the CPP, the phrase “personal information” is limited to the information relevant for the purposes of processing in compliance with the principles, supplemental principles, and annexes of the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework (EU-US-PS) and the Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework (SW-US-PS), collectively “the Privacy Shield” designed by the US Department of Commerce and the European Commission and Swiss Administration to provide companies on both sides of the Atlantic with a mechanism to comply with data protection requirements when transferring personal data from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States in support of transatlantic commerce. All the information provided by the client is volunteered to procure IP Rights under the US law and will be subject to the disclosure requirements of the IP Law under AIA 2011, the Privacy Act of 1974 (PL 93-579), and the Privacy Shield.


Individuals in the European Union and Switzerland with inquiries regarding CPP’s compliance with the Privacy Act and Privacy Shield should first contact:


Michael Jaro
EVP, Chief Privacy Officer (CPO)
Office of the Chief Privacy Officer
Cardinal Intellectual Property
1603 Orrington Avenue, 20th Floor
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 905-7122 phone
(847) 905-7123 fax


Current Cardinal-Privacy-Policy is compliant with the Privacy Shield, effective as of May 2018, and is available at Current Cardinal Privacy Policy-May-2018v1.