INFORMATION WE COLLECT ON OUR SITES.
Information You Provide To Us
In order to access certain features and functions, the Sites may ask you to provide information that could reasonably be used to contact you or to identify you personally (such as your name, e-mail address, telephone number, mobile phone number, home address, and zip code.) The site may also ask you to provide a username ("ID") and password ("Password") for the purposes of account creation and site interaction. If you are an expert seeking to use the site for book promotion purposes, the sites may also ask you to include biographical information, the ISBN number of your book, a profile picture or a brief synopsis of your work. If you will be purchasing a ticket or book, you may be asked to provide credit card information, your name, address and other information necessary to identify you for the purposes of making an online purchase.
Information We Collect Automatically
[Whenever you visit or interact with the Sites, the Company may use a variety of technologies that automatically or passively collect information about how the Sites are accessed and used ("Usage Information"). Usage Information may include, in part, browser type, operating system, the page served, the time, page referrals, how a user connects new users to the site, when a user adds information or posts messages, and the preceding page views. This statistical data provides us with information about the use of the Sites, such as how many visitors visit a specific page on the Sites, how long they stay on that page, how new users are brought to the site through existing users, and which hyperlinks, if any, they "click" on. Usage Information is generally non-identifying, but if the Company associates it with you as a specific and identifiable person, the Company treats it as Personal Information.
The Company may also automatically collect your IP address or other unique identifier ("Device Identifier") for the computer, mobile device, technology or other device (collectively, "Device") you use to access the Sites. A Device Identifier is a number that is automatically assigned to your Device when you access a web site or its servers, and our computers identify your Device by its Device Identifier. The technologies used on the Sites to collect Usage Information, including Device Identifiers, may include:
Web Beacons. Small graphic images or other web programming code called web beacons, may be included in our Sites and e-mail messages. Web beacons or similar technologies may be used for a number of purposes, including, without limitation, to count visitors to the Sites, to monitor how users navigate the Sites, to count how many e-mails that were sent were actually opened or to determine whether content sent was actually viewed.]
For information on how to opt-out, see Section 4, below.
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION COLLECTED THROUGH OUR SITES
Any information you submit on the Sites will be used for a variety of internal Company purposes, including for example, to: respond to your questions and requests; provide you with access to certain areas and features of the Sites; verify your identity; communicate with you about your activities on the Sites; improve the Sites and for internal Company purposes; conduct account management and customer service; assistance with order and event support; contact you with regard to your use of the Sites, and, in our discretion, changes to any Company policy; and for purposes disclosed at the time you provide your Personal Information or otherwise with your consent.
We will also use your ID and Password to grant you access to and use of the Site. Your e-mail address will be used, at your request, to send you a copy of your user name and password. If you provide Personal Information, it will be used to provide you with the service you have requested.
SHARING OF INFORMATION
Third Parties Providing Services On Our Behalf. In order to carry out your requests, to make various features, services and materials available to you through the Sites, and to respond to your inquiries, we may share your Personal Information with third parties that perform functions on our behalf (or on behalf of our partners), such as companies or individuals that: host or operate our Sites; analyze data; or provide customer service.
YOUR CHOICE AND ACCESS.
You may always direct us not to share your Personal Information with third parties, not to use your Personal Information to provide you with information or offers, or not to send you newsletters, e-mails or other communications by: (i) sending us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org; (ii) contacting us by mail at 45 Main Street, Suite 404, Brooklyn NY 11201, or (iii) following the removal instructions in the communication that you receive. Your opt-out request will be processed within 30 days of the date on which we receive it.
Should a user find inaccuracies in such user's Personal Information the user may contact Company through the communication methods described herein, Company will make commercially reasonable efforts to respond to requests for access or updating within thirty (30) days of receiving requests. Company may decline to process users' access, updating or removal requests concerning their Personal Information if the requests require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of other users, are inconsistent with our legal obligations, or are impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes).
Your ID may also be displayed throughout the Sites and may be connected to all of your activity. Other people on the Sites may be able to see your ID as it relates to you site activity.
The Sites is not directed to children under 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under 13 years of age. If we determine upon collection that a user is under this age, we will not use or maintain his/her Personal Information without the parent/guardian's consent.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION.
We use certain reasonable security measures to help protect your Personal Information. However, no electronic data transmission or storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you use the Sites and provide us with your information at your own risk.
The Sites may contain links to other sites that we do not own or operate. This includes links from service providers, advertisers, sponsors and partners that may use our logo(s) as part of a co-branding agreement. We do not control, recommend or endorse and are not responsible for these sites or their content, products, services or privacy policies or practices. These other web sites may send their own cookies to your Device, they may independently collect data or solicit Personal Information and may or may not have their own published privacy policies. You should also independently assess the authenticity of any site which appears or claims that it is one of our sites (including those linked to through an email or social networking page).
Address: 45 Main Street, Suite 404, Brooklyn NY 11201
Telephone: (646) 801-7323
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