This Document is Divided into Three Areas
3. Content Disclaimer
DISCOVERYCAMPUS WEB SITE PROPRIETARY NOTICES.
DiscoveryCampus, and the associated logos, and other marks clearly identified in the DiscoveryCampus Web Site as DiscoveryCampus’s are DiscoveryCampus trademarks. You may not use DiscoveryCampus marks without DiscoveryCampus’s written permission. All other names, brands and marks are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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ARTICLE 1. PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT.
We collect information about you in the following ways:
We also collect other information that you voluntarily provide to use, e.g., through responses to surveys, questionnaires, and the like.
IP Address. We store the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer when you visit our Site. This information is only used to create broad demographic summaries of where our users come from, e.g., we know what percentage of users come from Europe or Africa. Our use of the IP addresses, however, does not identify the actual users of the Site.
ARTICLE 2. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES
We may provide information about you that does not allow you to be identified or contacted (“Aggregate Information”) to third parties. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of users of our Site and the activities they conduct while on our Site. We might also inform a pharmaceutical company (that may or may not be an advertiser on our Site) that “30% of our users work east of the Mississippi” or that “25% of our users have tried alternative medicine.” Depending on the circumstances, we may or may not charge for this information.
ARTICLE 3. HOW WE HANDLE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION INTERNALLY
Security. We want your Personal Information to remain as secure as reasonably possible. That is why we have a two-tier system that combines technical safeguards and employee access restrictions. On the technical side, we use Secure Socket Layer (“SSL”) encryption technology to protect the integrity and privacy of the Personal Information you provide to us via the Internet. As an additional security measure, your Personal Information is also kept physically separate on a secure server where your password is encrypted and stored on a database. To take advantage of these technical safeguards, you must meet the minimum browser requirements for this Site: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or Firefox 1.0. On the employee side, only authorized DiscoveryCampus employees are permitted to access your Personal Information.
Use. We may use your registration information and other voluntarily submitted information, including Personal Information, in the following ways: To enable us to process and verify subscriptions; To enable us to verify user credentials in order to maintain reasonable security; To provide our editors with information that is useful in developing new features and services for our users; To allow us to potentially vary advertising based on user preference, usage preferences, and demographics; To enable us to develop and improve the features, content, and services available through the Site; To contact you regarding new Site features, topic-based news alerts, products and product and service buying opportunities. Internally, we use Aggregate Information in a number of ways to improve the Site and its content and services.
ARTICLE 4. YOUR PRIVACY CHOICES.
When you receive an email notification from us, you will be given the option of receiving recurring informational/promotional emails from DiscoveryCampus and/or third parties. You may opt out of receiving these emails in the manner specified in the email or on this Site or by changing your preferences in your member profile as specified in Article 5.
ARTICLE 5. UPDATING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION AND CONTACTING US.
You can always contact us in order to (a) delete your Personal Information from our systems, (b) update the Personal Information that you have provided to us, and (c) change your preferences with respect to informational/promotional contacts, by emailing us at [email protected]
Revised September 4th, 2007.
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