We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors. This policy sets out how we handle personal information obtained through our networkalliance.com website.
(1) What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
(a) information about your visits to and use of this website and
(b) information, such as your name, login identifier, password, email address, postal address, telephone number, company affiliation and other specific data that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us and/or subscribing to our website services and/or email notifications.
(2) Information about website visits
We may collect information about your computer and your visits to this website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit, number of page views and operating system version. We may use this information in the administration of this website, to improve the website's usability, and for internal analytical or marketing purposes, but we do not use this information to contact you.
We may send a cookie, which may be stored on by your browser on your computer's hard drive. We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of this website, to improve the website's usability and for internal analytical or marketing purposes, but we do not use this information to contact you. We may also use this information to recognize your computer when you visit our website, and to tailor our website to display information that we believe will be of particular interest to you.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. (For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy", and selecting "Block all cookies" using the sliding selector.) Disabling cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including this one and may prevent you from viewing some of the content on our website.
(3) Using your personal data
(a) improve your browsing experience by personalizing the website;
(b) send information (other than marketing communications) to you which we think may be of interest to you by post or by email or similar technology;
(c) send to you marketing communications relating to our business, or the businesses of third parties, that we think may be of interest to you by post or by email or similar technology; and
(d) provide other companies with statistical information about our user community - but this information will not identify any individual user.
We will not, without your express consent, provide personally identifiable information about you to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing by or on behalf of such third parties.
(4) Other disclosures
(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(b) in connection with any legal proceedings 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); and
(d) to the purchaser or seller (or prospective purchaser or seller) of our company or any business or asset that we are (or are contemplating) selling or purchasing, or to our legal successor in a corporate reorganization.
(5) International data transfers
If you are in the European Union, information that you provide may be maintained in or transferred to countries (including the United States) that do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Union. This website and all information collected through this website is hosted and maintained in the United States.
(6) Security of your personal data
We take precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Of course, data transmission over the Internet is not absolutely secure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the Internet.
Your password constitutes an essential element of our data security program. You are solely responsible for keeping your password confidential.
(7) Policy amendments
(8) Your rights
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. You may request corrections or updates to your personal information by sending a request to us at one of the addresses provided below. If you wish to decline to permit us to disclose your information for third parties’ marketing purposes or to stop receiving communications from us, you may do so by sending an opt out request clearly describing the scope of your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. If we cannot honor your specific or limited opt out request, we may comply with your request by closing your account with us. Opt out requests might not affect the use of information that we disclose before ten (10) days after we receive your request.
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS. Beginning on January 1, 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits our customers who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to email@example.com or write us at the postal address below.
(9) Third party websites
Effective date: March 31, 2007.