By visiting the Author’s Website, certain non-personal information about the you, the user, may be automatically collected, such as the date and time you visit the Website, your IP address, the URL from which you linked to the Author’s Website, the computer operating system you are using, the Website pages read and images viewed, and any other data that becomes available as a result of your visit to this Website. Further, cookies may be stored on your computer to recognize future visits that you make to the Website.
In addition, when you visit the Author’s Website, you may voluntarily provide information such as your name, address, social media accounts, and e-mail address. The Author will take all steps deemed necessary and appropriate to protect your rights in such personal information and it will not be used in a manner that is prohibited by law or used to facilitate the violation of any law, including invasion of privacy of third parties or impersonation of other persons or entities.
Posting, Collecting, and Disclosing Personal Information
While the Author maintains ownership of the information collected on her Website, users choose to post comments or other material on the Website at their own discretion. However, if the Author deems any such information or material to be harmful or derogatory in any way, or a third party submits a complaint about any particular user or their information, or if the user is in violation of the Website’s Terms and Conditions, then the Author may remove the offending information or material, or make a reasonable effort to contact the user to resolve the situation. The Author does not knowingly solicit information from or market to children.
If use of an electronic product, feature or service offered by the Author on this Website requires a user to provide a name and password or other personally identifiable information, the user will have the option to opt in or out of providing such information and using the product, feature or service.
The Author may disclose personally identifiable user information to third parties under the following circumstances: as required by law; in response to requests by law enforcement or judicial agencies; to enforce this Website’s Terms and Conditions; or to protect the rights, property or safety of the Website, users or others. Further, personal information and any other communications or information supplied to this Website may be used by the Author for internal business and research purposes, and to help enhance and develop her Website(s). In the event that all, or substantially all, of the business or assets of, or relating to, this Website are sold or otherwise assigned to another entity, personally identifiable information that has been obtained through the Website may be transferred to such entity.
Third Party Websites
Other Possible Disclosure
Additionally, you should be aware that identifiable personal information, such as your name or e-mail address, that you voluntarily disclose that is accessible to other users on this Website (such as in comments to this Website’s Blog) could be collected and disclosed by others. The Author is not responsible or liable for such collection and disclosure of information about you. Further, the Author may share information you voluntarily provide in response to an advertisement with the third party serving the advertisement.
The Author encourages users to periodically view this and all other legal statements on this Website to protect your rights.
Current Effective Date: June 2013