PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
The Company may ask you to provide certain personally identifiable information, which is information that could be used to identify you personally, including but not limited to your name, address, e-mail, telephone numbers, date of birth, credit card number, demographic information, information regarding your interests or similar information when you submit a registration form or otherwise on the Web Site (referred to as “Personal Consumer Information”). Providing us with information about yourself is voluntary. You can always choose not to provide certain information; however, you may not be able to take advantage of some of the Web Site’s features.
If you submit to the Web Site a comment, story, photograph or other content to be published online, we may publish your name or other personally identifiable information in connection with publishing the content. We will not return any materials, such as photographs, once they have been sent to us.
Please note that information submitted to the Web Site via a “contact us,” “help” or other similar e-mail address or form will not necessarily receive a response. We will not use the information provided to these e-mail addresses or forms for marketing purposes unrelated to your request.
NON-PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
When you visit or download information from this Web Site, our web servers may automatically collect web site usage information. Web site usage information is non-personally identifying information that describes how our visitors use the Web Site. It can include the number and frequency of visitors to each web page and the length of their stays, browser type, referrer data that identifies the web page visited prior and subsequent to visiting the Web Site, and IP addresses (see below for more information on IP addresses). We also may determine your screen resolution and the technology available in order to serve you the most appropriate version of a web page, e-mail or similar service.
USE OF IP ADDRESS
An internet protocol or IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer or network when you are on the internet. When you request pages from this Web Site, our servers may log your IP address. We may use IP addresses for a number of purposes, such as system administration, to generally determine your computer’s server location, to report aggregate information to our business partners or to audit use of the Web Site.
DISCLOSURE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION AND THIRD PARTIES
Third parties providing services on our behalf: We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include, without limitation, hosting and administering the Web Site, fulfilling orders, sending communications on our behalf, analyzing data, and administering promotions. These third parties may have access to the Web Site’s user information, including Personal Consumer Information, in order to perform these functions on our behalf. Please note that if you give out personal information online (on one of our public forums, for example), that information can be collected and used by third parties. Although we strive to protect our users’ privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of information you post in these forums and have no control over how such third parties may use your information. You disclose such information at your own risk.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information and password. You are responsible for all uses of your registration, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your registration or password.
Legal Protection: We may transfer and disclose information about our users, including Personal Consumer Information, and may use IP addresses to identify users in cooperation with Internet service providers or law enforcement agencies, at the request of governmental authorities, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Web Site and applicable laws, to comply with the law or a legal obligation, or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of the Web Site, our users or others.
Corporate change: We reserve the right to disclose and transfer user information, including Personal Consumer Information, in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, restructuring, debt financing, receivership, bankruptcy, a sale of assets, or other fundamental corporate change.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Some of the advertisements that appear on the Web Site are delivered to you by national Internet advertising companies. These companies may utilize certain technologies to deliver advertisements and marketing messages and to collect anonymous information about your visit to the Web Site, including information about the banner ads they display, any cookie they place on your computer and your IP address. To opt out of information collection by these companies, or to obtain information about the technologies they use or their own privacy policies, please visit their web sites.
CHOICE/OPT-OUT OR CORRECTIONS/UPDATES
Users of the Web Site have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners. If you no longer wish to receive any future communications or need to change or modify information you have previously provided, you can send an email to email@example.com or contact us at our address provided below.
In addition, you can unsubscribe from receiving commercial e-mail from the Web Site by clicking the link contained within an e-mail sent to you. You should be aware that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our databases. Please be aware that it may require a certain period of time to process your unsubscribe request. In addition, we may institute a policy in which user information is deleted after a certain amount of time, and therefore, your user information may no longer exist in our active database(s). In addition, even if you choose to unsubscribe or otherwise modify your user information, we reserve the right to contact you regarding your account, your use of the Web Site and updates to the Web Site.
No data transmission over the Internet or electronic storage of information can be guaranteed to be secure. Please note that we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. In the event that our site contains privacy options that limit access to some types of personal information that you post or submit using such features, you understand that no security measures are impenetrable or perfect. Additionally, even in the event that information posted using such features may be removed, caching and archiving services may have saved that information, and other users or third parties may have copied or stored the information. We cannot warrant or guarantee that any personal information that you provide on and in connection with any such features will not be accessed, viewed, or used by unauthorized persons.
Our site is not directed to or intended to be used by children under age 13 (or under age 18 for that matter), and we do not knowingly collect, use or disclose any personal information (as such term is defined in the Children’s Online Privacy and Protection Act) from children under age 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at the email address below.
If you visit the Web Site from regions outside the United States with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please be aware that you are transferring personal information to the United States. The United States does not have the same data protection laws as some other regions. By providing personal information to us, you consent to the transfer of it to the United States and the use of it in accordance with this policy.
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Amy Applebaum, Inc.
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San Jose, CA 95120
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