Eco Arts Online ("Eco Arts Online") operates ecoartsonline.org and may operate other websites. It is Eco Arts Online's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Eco Arts Online 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. Eco Arts Online's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Eco Arts Online's visitors use its website. From time to time, Eco Arts Online may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Eco Arts Online also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on ecoartsonline.org blogs/sites. Eco Arts Online 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 Eco Arts Online's websites choose to interact with Eco Arts Online in ways that require Eco Arts Online to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Eco Arts Online gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at ecoartsonline.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Eco Arts Online are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Eco Arts Online collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Eco Arts Online. Eco Arts Online 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.
Eco Arts Online may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Eco Arts Online may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Eco Arts Online does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Eco Arts Online 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 Eco Arts Online's behalf or to provide services available at Eco Arts Online's 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 Eco Arts Online's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Eco Arts Online 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, Eco Arts Online discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Eco Arts Online believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Eco Arts Online, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Eco Arts Online website and have supplied your email address, Eco Arts Online 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 Eco Arts Online 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. Eco Arts Online takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Eco Arts Online, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Eco Arts Online 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 Eco Arts Online may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.