1.1 We are concerned about the privacy of our website visitors; in this policy we explain how we will treat your personal information.
2. Collecting personal information
2.1 We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
(a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including but not necessarily limited to your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths);
(b) information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our email notifications and/or newsletters (including but not limited to your name and email address);
(c) information expressed in or relating to any communications that you send to us, whether through our website or by other means (including but not limited to your name and email address);
(d) any other personal information that you choose to send to us.
2.2 Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person's consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.
3. Using your personal information
3.1 Personal information you submit to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website.
3.2 We may use your personal information to:
(a) send you non-marketing commercial communications;
(b) send you email notifications that you have specifically requested;
(c) send you our email newsletter;
(d) send you marketing communications relating to our business which we think may be of interest to you;
(e) deal with inquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to our website;
3.3 Your privacy settings can be used to limit the publication of your information on our website, and can be adjusted using privacy controls on the website.
3.4 You may inform us at any time if you no longer wish to receive any of the communications identified in Section 3.2.
4. Disclosing personal information
4.1 We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.
4.2 We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group of companies (this means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and all its subsidiaries) insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.
4.3 We may disclose your personal information:
(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(b) in connection with any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings;
(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);
4.4 Except as provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties.
5. Security of your personal information
5.1 We take technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
5.2 You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, that we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet, and that you disclose such information at your own risk.
6.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
6.2 You agree to check this page occasionally to ensure you are aware of any changes to this policy.
7. Your rights
7.1 You may at any time request that we not process your personal information for marketing purposes.
8. Third party websites
8.1 Our website includes hyperlinks to third party websites.
8.2 We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies, terms and conditions, and practices of third parties, either in connection with their websites or otherwise. You agree to make yourself aware when you leave our website, and to read the privacy policies of each website that is linked from our website and that collects personal information.
9. Updating information
9.1 Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
10.2 A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
10.3 Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
10.4 Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
10.5 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
10.6 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
10.7 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
10.8 You can delete cookies already stored on your computer.
10.9 Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of our website.
11. Children’s Information
11.1 If you are under 18 years of age, you are prohibited from sending any information about yourself to us or on our website, including your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child, we will delete that information and otherwise comply with the requirements of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and other applicable law. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
11.2 You must be at least 18 years of age to register with or use our website. This Site is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under 18 years of age may provide any personal information to us or on our website or use our website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under 18.