The TDO Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. If you are under 13 years old you may not register with or otherwise provide personal information to our Site.
Information We Collect
User Provided Information.
You may provide to Company what is generally called "personally identifiable" information if you register.
In addition, Company may give you the option to provide us with certain demographic information about yourself.
Aggregate data is data we collect about a group or category of features, services or individuals, from which individual identities have been removed.
For example, information about how you use a feature may be collected and combined with information about how others use the same feature, without any personal information included in the resulting data.
Company uses aggregate data to help identify trends and understand member needs so we can provide better features and services.
Company may also share automatically collected and other aggregate non-personally-identifiable information with interested third parties to assist them in understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the TDO Site.
General User Data.
General User Data, such as your computer's Internet Protocol (IP) address, operating system and browser type, and the date and time of your visit, may be automatically collected through the use of "cookies" (small files that are stored on your computer by a website to give you a unique identification). Cookies also keep track of services you have used, record registration information regarding your login name and password, ensure you do not repeatedly see advertisements, record your preferences and keep you logged into the TDO Site. We treat general user data as personal information if we combine it with or link it to any of the personally identifying information mentioned above and, in those cases, will only use it as aggregate data.
Disclosure of Information
We share automatically collected and other aggregate non-personally-identifiable information with interested third parties to assist them in understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the TDO Site.
We do not share personal information with other third-party organizations for their marketing, advertising or promotional use without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in.
Except as stated in this Policy, we do not share personal information about Users with third parties unless we reasonably believe that doing so is legally required or is in Company's interest to protect its property or other legal rights or the rights or property of others.
In addition, information about our Users, including personally identifiable information, may be disclosed as part of any merger, acquisition, debt financing or sale of company assets, as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership in which personally identifiable information could be transferred to third parties as one of our business assets.
User Profile and Password
If you register, you will have access to your personal information and you may update, correct, or delete your user information and email subscription preferences at any time by going to the log-in section of the TDO Site.
Your registration information is accessible online only through the use of a password. To protect the confidentiality of your personal information, you must keep your password confidential. You are responsible for all uses of the TDO Site by any person using your password. Please advise us immediately if you believe your password has been misused or otherwise misappropriated: email us at email@example.com
We use reasonable security measures in an effort to prevent loss, misuse and alteration of information under our control. However, we cannot guarantee protection of all information in all cases, for example we cannot guarantee protection against interception, misappropriation, misuse, or alteration, or that your information will not be disclosed or accessed by accidental circumstances or by the unauthorized acts of others. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.Additionally, we have absolutely no control over the security of other sites you might visit, interact with or do business with.
If we learn of a security systems breach, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps.By using the TDO Site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the TDO Site.Company may post a notice on the TDO Site if a security breach occurs.We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances.Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing.To receive a free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us.
Special Note to International Users
The TransparentDemocracy Site is hosted in the United States.If you are a User accessing the TDO Site from the European Union, Asia, or any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, that differ from United States laws, please note that you are transferring your personal data to the United States which does not have the same data protection laws as the EU and other regions, and by providing your personal data you consent to:
- The transfer of your personal data to the United States as indicated above
We will modify this Policy if our privacy practices materially change. For changes to this Policy that may be materially less restrictive on our use or disclosure of personal information that you have provided to us, we will attempt to obtain your consent before applying the Policy to your personally identifiable information.Otherwise, we will notify you of such changes by posting the new policy on our Site and indicating the date it was last updated at the bottom of the Policy. We encourage you to review the Policy each time you visit our Site to see if it has been updated, in order to make sure you understand how personal information you provide will be used.Your continued use of the TDO Site constitutes your agreement to this Policy and any updates.
If you have any questions about this Policy, or the practices of or your dealings with the TDO Site, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write us at:
800 San Antonio Ave, Suite 1
Palo Alto, California, 94303
December 31, 2007