1. WHAT IS PERSONAL INFORMATION?
“Personal Information” is information that, either alone or in combination with other information, identifies you. When we combine other information (i.e., information that does not, on its own, identify you) with Personal Information about you, we treat the combined information as Personal Information.
2. HOW WE COLLECT AND USE PERSONAL INFORMATION
A. Information that You Provide Us
We collect Personal Information that you provide through your use of the Site, such as your name and email address. (If you sign up for the newsletter)
Respond to inquiries regarding the Site;
Enable you to securely log into and use the Site;
Facilitate account recovery services in the event you forget your log-in credentials;
As necessary to meet legal obligations and to protect our rights and the rights of third parties; and for other purposes related to the reasons for which you provide Personal Information.
B. Information We Receive from Your Use of the Site
We collect the following types of information through your use of the Site:
Cookies, Device Identifiers, and Similar technologies
Most browsers provide you with the ability to block, delete, or disable cookies, and your mobile device may allow you to disable transmission of device identifiers. If you choose to reject cookies or block device identifiers, some features of the Site may not be available or some functionality may be limited or unavailable. If you disable cookies or device identifiers, you may continue to receive advertisements, but these advertisements will no longer be tailored to you. Please review your help pages of your browser or mobile device for assistance with changing your settings.
Without an industry or legal standard of interpreting Do Not Track Signals (“DNT”) sent to us by your browser, we do not respond to DNT signals at this time. To learn more about how DNT works, please visit http://allaboutdnt.com/.
Log File Information:
When you use our Site, our servers automatically record information, including your Internet Protocol address (“IP Address”), browser type, referring URLs (e.g., the site you visited before coming to our Site), number of clicks, and how you interact with links on the Site, domain names associated with your internet service provider, pages viewed, and other such information (collectively, “Log File Information”). We may also collect similar information from emails sent to you which then help us track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. We use Log File Information collected from our implementation of the Site to further our legitimate interests in securing the Site by identifying potential threats and vulnerabilities, and in analyzing the effectiveness of our Site to improve the Site’s function and content.
3. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
This section describes to whom we disclose Personal Information, and for what purposes:
Our Service Providers. We employ service providers to perform tasks on our behalf and to assist us in providing the Site. We take appropriate measures to help ensure that our service providers provide the same level of protection for Personal Information as we do.
Law Enforcement, Government Agencies, and Courts: We will do everything in our power to *not* disclose Personal Information at the request of law enforcement or government agencies or in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process. However, if your actions are causing harm to others or making any spaces – online or offline – unsafe, we maintain the right to use your data to pursue recourse for those harmed using the principles of transformative justice.
4. PERSONAL INFORMATION TRANSFERRED FROM OUTSIDE THE U.S.
5. HOW WE PROTECT THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use commercially reasonable safeguards to help keep the information collected through the Site secure.
Despite these efforts to store Personal Information in a secure operating environment that is not available to the public, we cannot guarantee the security of Personal Information during its transmission or its storage on our systems. Further, while we attempt to ensure the integrity and security of Personal Information, we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent third parties such as so-called hackers from illegally obtaining access to Personal Information. We do not represent or warrant that Personal Information about you will be protected against, loss, misuse, or alteration by third parties.
6. CHILDREN’S PRIVACY
We do not knowingly collect or solicit any Personal Information from children. In the event that we learn that we have collected Personal Information from a child without parental consent, we will promptly take steps to delete that information.
7. YOUR RIGHTS
Our opt-out features, described in Section 8, enable you to object to certain processing activities.
If you would like to access, amend, erase, export, or object to or restrict the processing of, Personal Information about you, you may submit a request to [email protected] We will promptly review all such requests in accordance with applicable laws.
Depending on where you live, you may have a right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority or other regulatory agency if you believe that we have violated any of the rights concerning Personal Information about you. We encourage you to first reach out to us at [email protected], so we have an opportunity to address your concerns directly before you do so.
8. OPTING OUT
We may send notifications, newsletters, promotions, or other information via email (“Communications”). You may choose to stop receiving Communications by following the unsubscribe instructions in any email you receive. Please note that certain Site-related Communications are necessary for the proper functioning and use of the Site and you may not have the ability to opt out of those Communications.
9. RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
10. OTHER WEBSITES AND SERVICES
We are not responsible for the practices employed by any websites or services linked to or from our Site, including the information or content contained within them. We encourage you to investigate and ask questions before disclosing Personal Information about you to third parties.
12. HOW TO CONTACT US