We may collect personal information from you directly, including, but not limited to, when you:
We may also collect information about you indirectly, including, but not limited to:
We process personal data where the processing is necessary to perform a contract between you and Cadence, to take steps at your request prior to entering into such contract, to comply with our legal obligations, or to exercise our legal rights. We may also process your information when the processing is otherwise in Cadence’s or a third party’s legitimate interests and in accordance with applicable law. In particular, we and service providers working on our behalf, may use the information for a number of purposes, including, but not limited to:
We and service providers working on our behalf also may combine or aggregate any of the information we collect through the Sites or elsewhere for any of these purposes.
You are not obligated to provide us any personal information. However, if you do not, you may not be able to access certain product or service offerings. For example, certain areas of the Sites require user registration, which requires that you provide us with certain personal information.
In particular, depending on the products and/or services you use, the following are categories of information that are disclosed, and the steps we take to limit the manner in which your personal information is used:
In limited circumstances, we may disclose your information—with your consent—in ways that may be considered a sale in certain jurisdictions, including as follows:
Other than the limited instances identified above, Cadence does not sell your personal information to third parties.
We maintain reasonable physical, technical, and administrative procedures and practices to safeguard the information that we collect, and as is appropriate for the nature of the information. However, we cannot ensure the absolute security of your information, particularly of information you transmit to the Sites over networks that we do not control, including the Internet and wireless networks. As a result, we suggest that you help us by protecting your passwords, not using the same password for different applications or sites on the Internet, and notifying us if you suspect that your credit card, user name, or password is lost, stolen, or used without permission.
The Sites are not directed to, nor do we knowingly collect information from, anyone under 13 years of age. If you learn that your child provided us with information without your consent, please contact us at the contact information listed below.
Every visitor to our Sites has the following rights:
Access. You have the right to request that Cadence provide you with copies of your personal information.
Rectification. You have the right to request that Cadence correct any information that you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that Cadence complete information about you that you believe is incomplete.
Erasure. You have the right to request that Cadence erase your personal data, under certain conditions.
Restrict processing. You have the right to request that Cadence restrict the processing of your personal information, under certain conditions.
Object to processing. You have the right to object to Cadence’s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
Data portability. You have the right to request that Cadence transfer the data that we collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
You also have the right to file a complaint with a competent supervisory authority.
Making a Request
You may exercise any of the above rights by contacting us at email@example.com, or by calling us at 1-833-926-0704. We will respond to your request as soon as reasonably practicable and in accordance with applicable law. To the extent required under legal obligations or local laws, or if it is subject to certain defined exceptions, some of your information may remain within our systems and other records.
Please see our California Privacy Notice for more details regarding our use of your information including additional rights applicable to California Residents.
In some cases, we provide a means to create an account or a profile of information on the Sites. In such cases, you may access and correct certain information by accessing your account or profile. For example, to change your contact information on www.cadence.com, log in to your account and select the “My Account” link found on the top of the webpage.
If we have obtained your e-mail address in connection with your purchase of or access to our goods or services, or attendance at a virtual event, we may send you related promotional or marketing e-mails. You may opt-out from receiving these e-mails by notifying us at the address specified at the bottom of any unwanted e-mail. These opt-out procedures may not be available for transactional or relationship messages, such as e-mails that are necessary to provide you with confirmation of a completed transaction (such as a purchase, service request, or change in your user profile), to provide you with warranty information regarding a particular product you purchased, to provide notification of changes of terms of service, or to provide you with important information about the use of a product that you have purchased or software that you have downloaded.
Nonetheless, as described above, use or purchase of certain products or services may require the collection and/or maintenance of personal information.
A list of Cadence’s offices and contacts is available at https://www.cadence.com/en_US/home/company/contact-us.html.
Cadence may supplement or amend this policy from time to time, and will post a revised Policy on our Sites, and update the “Revised” date below. If we make material changes to the way we collect, use, or disclose your personal information, we will notify you by any additional means that are appropriate.
Last Revised: December 2022