What information do we collect? We collect information from you in a variety of ways, including, when you visit our website, register on the website, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our website. You may be asked for, when appropriate, name, e-mail address, account information, mailing address, company affiliation, phone number and other identifying information. You may, however, visit our website anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from you only if you confirm that you are over 18 years of age and voluntarily submit such information. You can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them you from engaging in certain services provided over the website.
Our website is neither directed to, nor intended to be used by anyone who is less than 18 years of age. You represent that you are at least 18 years of age. We do not collect personally identifiable information from anyone we actually know is a minor under the age of 13. If we are notified that anyone under the age of 13 has supplied us with personal information, we will comply with the requirements of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”).
We may also collect non-personal identification information about you whenever you interact with this website. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of device and technical information about your means of connection to our website, such as the operating system, IP address, and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
We may collect information in the form of website server logs. These logs are files that record activity on the website and gather statistics about users’ activities, such as: (1) how many users have visited the website; (2) how often; (3) how many hits the website and a particular webpage has received; (4) sign-in and sign-off times for the website; (5) type and quality of the user’s Internet connection to the website; (6) identification of the user’s hardware and software accessing the website; (7) the features on the website you used; and, (8) the frequency of use. The entries comprising the logs contain IP addresses, user IDs, and identification of the Internet service provider that provides your connection to the Internet. Generally, we use the Logs to operate and improve the website, to identify the popularity of certain features, to assist with internal marketing and demographic studies, to enable us to assess overall efficiency and activity on the website, and to assess users’ web-browsing activities, preferences, and habits. We also use the logs to monitor traffic on the website and to troubleshoot technical problems.
What do we use your information for? In addition to what is set forth above, any of the information we collect from you may be used to improve customer service, to manage our business operations, for survey or other site feature or to send periodic emails. The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests.
How do we protect your information? We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties? We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, managing our marketing and advertising programs, or providing services to you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act). We do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
California users may request further information about our compliance with this law by e-mailing: [ add administrative email address ] . Please note that we only are required to respond to one request per user each year, and we are not required to respond to requests made by means other than through this e-mail address.
Our Do Not Track Policy Some browsers have a “do not track” feature that lets you tell websites that you do not want to have your online activities tracked. At this time, this website is not set up to respond to browser “do not track” signals.