You can browse the Site without submitting any personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) to us. We collect Personal Information, such as your name, email address, mailing address, and other information, when you voluntarily provide it to us. Below are the most common ways in which you would provide your Personal Information:
We may also collect information about users when you interact with the Site. This includes the IP address of the device you use to access the Site, the browser type, the time and date of visits to the Site, and the website that referred or linked you to the Site. We may use this information to analyze how visitors use our Site so we can improve the quality of the information and services we provide.
We or our Service Providers (as defined below) may collect some of this information through cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, clear gifs or similar technologies. These technologies are used for anonymous tracking across a web session on the Site.
The Site uses Google Analytics, a third-party website analytics tool that collects automated information about visitor traffic. The information collected by Google Analytics is transmitted to and stored by Google and will be subject to Google’s privacy policies. You can learn more about how to opt out of Google Analytics here.
We do not use information automatically collected by the Site to identify visitors individually except in circumstances where we may deem it necessary in connection with legal process or to protect our rights or the rights of a third party as further described below.
We will use your Personal Information for the following purposes:
We do not rent or sell your Personal Information to any third parties.
We may share your Personal Information with our third party service providers (“Service Providers”) that help us operate and provide services in connection with the Site.
The Site may contain links to third-party web sites (“Third-Party Sites”). Third-Party Sites may collect information about you when you interact with them through links on our Site. If you follow any link to a Third-Party Site, you should review those sites’ privacy policies to find out how they protect your privacy. We are not responsible for Third-Party Sites or their privacy practices.
The Site may include social media features, such as Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter links and widgets. When you interact with the Site through a social media platform, we may collect the Personal Information that you make available to us on that page, including your account ID or username and other information included in your posts. Social media features may be hosted and controlled by Third-Party Websites and your interactions with these features are governed by those respective companies’ privacy practices.
In order to comply with applicable data protection laws, in particular the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), we are required to set out the legal basis for the processing of your Personal Information. In accordance with the purposes for which we collect and use your Personal Information, as set out above, the legal basis for processing your personal data will typically be one of the following:
Persons located in the European Economic Area may have certain rights in relation to their personal data under the GDPR. Persons in other jurisdictions may also have certain rights in relation to their personal data. We will honor your requests to exercise the following rights to the extent possible and required under the applicable law.You have the right to: (i) request information on and access to all the personal data we hold about you; (ii) request that any inaccurate personal data we hold be corrected; (iii) to object to certain types of processing of your personal data we carry out (including the right to opt-out of any direct marketing); (iv) request that we delete the personal data we hold about you; and (v) to request a copy of your personal data in a machine reasonable, commonly used format (or to request we transfer your personal data in such a format to a third party service provider). We will consider any such requests and respond to you within 30 days or as otherwise permitted by applicable law.
We use reasonable efforts to safeguard your Personal Information. All traffic on the Site is encrypted with an SSL Certificate, including transmission of Personal Information to the Site. Of course no transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, so you provide your Personal Information at your own risk.
Information collected through the Site will be accessed and processed in the United States. In addition, your information may be transferred outside the United States by our Service Providers with locations in other countries. By using the Site and providing your Personal Information to us, you consent to this transfer and to the collection, storage, processing and use of your Personal Information both within and outside of the United States.
If you wish to review, update, correct, or remove the information we have for you, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you no longer wish to receive communications from us, you can also unsubscribe by clicking on the “unsubscribe” button in any email communication you receive from us.
Some browsers have incorporated Do Not Track (“DNT”) preferences. As there is not yet an industry-standard DNT protocol on how to interpret DNT signals, we do not honor DNT signals from browsers at this time. However, you may refuse or delete cookies to prevent some tracking activities.
The Site is directed at an adult audience and we do not knowingly collect information from or about children.
Last updated: March 1, 2019