Last updated on June 16, 2016.
We collect your Personally Identifiable Information, including information that you provide when you register on our Website, access the Website via social networks, or associated services available on our Website, email us or subscribe to our Website newsletters. Personally Identifiable Information, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.
When registering on our Website, as appropriate, a person may be asked to enter his/her name, email address, physical address and telephone number or other details to help him/her with his/her experience. Also, we may collect and store any Personally Identifiable Information you voluntarily submit on our Website and/or voluntarily provide to us in any other manner, including but not limited to PII that may be contained in any video and/or another submission you upload or post to the Website (for example, your likeness). In addition, we may request information about your activities, age, interests, gender, and/or other demographic information.A person can choose not to supply Personally Identifiable Information, however, it is likely to affect his/her experience, and may restrict or disable access to the Website. 2. Non-personal identification information
We may also collect Non-personally Identifiable Information, such as IP host address, pages viewed, browser type and other data, and may aggregate any information collected in a manner which does not identify any person.
If you visit our Website to browse, read, and/or download any information, we collect and store Non-personally Identifiable Information from you, such as, but not limited to, the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet, the date, and time you access our Website, the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our Website.3. How we use information
We may use the information we collect from you when you register on our Website, access the Website via social networks, or associated services available on our Website, email us, sign up for our newsletter, enter information on our Website, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the Website, or use certain other Website features in the following ways:
You should also be aware that we reserve the right to access and/or disclose Personally Identifiable Information and Non-personally Identifiable Information that we collect as required by administrative authorities and/or courts, and to the extent required to permit us to investigate suspected harassment or other violations of any law, rule, ordinance, edict, custom or regulation, the Website rules and/or policies, or the rights of third parties, or to investigate any suspected conduct we consider inappropriate or unacceptable.4. How we protect information Maintaining the security of your Personally Identifiable Information is very important to us. We have put in place reasonable and appropriate precautions to safeguard the information we collect. However, due to the inherent open nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee the security of your information which is stored on the Website, or the security of the communications between you and us, and you understand and agree that by continuing to use the Website you demonstrate your assumption of this risk. 5. Cookies
The browsers of most computers, smartphones, and other internet-enabled devices are typically set up to accept ‘cookies’. Cookies are text files that contain small amounts of information that are downloaded to your computer, or another device when you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow us to recognize your computer, and improve your experience on our website. Some cookies are also necessary for the technical operation of our website. You can change your cookie preferences for our website and any other website you visit using your internet browser settings. Popular internet browsers include ‘Firefox’ ‘Microsoft Explorer’ ‘Google Chrome’ and ‘Apple Safari’. The 'help' function in your browser will tell you how to do this.
Please remember that cookies are often used to enable and improve certain functions on our Website. If you decide to switch some cookies off, it is likely to affect how the Website will work, what it will look like, and may even stop you from being able to log into a Website.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide Users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our Website, conducting our business, or serving our Users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our Website policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety.However, Non-personally Identifiable Information, visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, and/or other uses. 7. Third party websites
We strongly advise you to read the privacy policies of any third-party websites or services that you visit to get a clear understanding of how your Personally Identifiable Information may be collected, used, protected or otherwise handled.
You should also be aware that any Personally Identifiable Information you voluntarily provide, post to publicly accessible sites, and transmit online may be read, collected, viewed and used by any web user. We are unable, and do not undertake, to control such uses of your Personally Identifiable Information, and you understand and agree that by using any such services you assume all the risks that the Personally Identifiable Information provided by you may be viewed and used by third parties.8. California Online Privacy Protection Act