Chris Allan Designs ("Chris Allan Designs") operates chrisallandesigns.com and may operate other websites. It is Chris Allan Designs policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Chris Allan Designs collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Chris Allan Designs purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Chris Allan Designs visitors use its website. From time to time, Chris Allan Designs may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Chris Allan Designs also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on chrisallandesigns.com blogs/sites. Chris Allan Designs only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Chris Allan Designs websites choose to interact with Chris Allan Designs in ways that require Chris Allan Designs to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Chris Allan Designs gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at chrisallandesigns.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Chris Allan Designs are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Chris Allan Designs collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Chris Allan Designs. Chris Allan Designs does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Chris Allan Designs may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Chris Allan Designs may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Chris Allan Designs does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Chris Allan Designs discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Chris Allan Designs behalf or to provide services available at Chris Allan Designs websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Chris Allan Designs websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Chris Allan Designs will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Chris Allan Designs discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Chris Allan Designs believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Chris Allan Designs, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Chris Allan Designs website and have supplied your email address, Chris Allan Designs may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Chris Allan Designs and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Chris Allan Designs takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Chris Allan Designs, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Chris Allan Designs goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Chris Allan Designs may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.