Effective Date: July 15, 2014
INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU AND HOW WE USE IT
In general, you may visit our website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself except as set forth in the following sentence. Like many websites, our server logs may capture information regarding your operating system, browser software, IP (Internet Protocol) address, and the full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our website, including date and time. We may use this information to improve the performance of our servers and to administer our website.
Like many websites, we use “cookies” on this website. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information that can be downloaded to your device when you visit a website. The cookies we use are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Although you can disable cookies on your device by indicating this in the preferences or options menus in your browser, doing so may limit your ability to view our website. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.
INFORMATION YOU SUBMIT TO US THROUGH THE WEBSITE
If you submit personal information to us through our website, we will use that information for the purpose for which it was collected and for other reasonably related purposes we determine are appropriate. We may provide your information to third parties for the processing of that information solely for our benefit, but we will not provide your information to any third party for marketing purposes except in connection with information requests you make that involve third parties or in connection with events that involve presentations or sponsorship by third parties.
We reserve the right to disclose personal information to regulatory authorities, law enforcement agencies or as required by applicable law.
TRANSFER OF INFORMATION ACROSS NATIONAL BORDERS
This website is operated on servers in various jurisdictions, including the United States. Where permitted by law and if required by applicable law, you expressly consent to the transfer of your personal information to, and the collection and processing of such personal information in the United States and other countries or territories where we or our vendors operate. In giving this consent, you acknowledge your understanding that the laws on holding, processing, using and transferring personal information in the United States may vary and be less protective of your privacy than laws of your state or country.
We are committed to complying with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Our website and services are not directed to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If we receive personal information that we discover was provided by a child under the age of 13, we will promptly destroy such information. Schools and parents should supervise their children’s online activities and consider the use of other means to provide a child-friendly, online environment. Additional information is available on the Direct Marketing Association’s home page at http://www.the-dma.org. If you would like to learn more about COPPA, visit the Federal Trade Commission home page at http://www.ftc.gov.
This website is not designed to store sensitive personal information such as financial, health or educational records and you should not use our website for that purpose. We believe the website uses measures that are commercially reasonable to secure your personal information, but we cannot and do not assure that these measures will be sufficient to protect against all efforts to gain unauthorized access to the information.