|LauretteSpang.com respects the privacy of our visitors is committed to the protection of their personal information. This privacy statement explains data collection and use practices of LauretteSpang.com.
By accessing and using this Site, you agree and consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this Privacy Statement.
Description of the information LauretteSpang.com may collect:
1. Personally Identifiable Information
LauretteSpang.com collects personally identifiable information (i.e. information from which you can be identified, such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) only when it is asked for and/or you voluntarily submit it to us. We may use the information to respond to your requests, improve the content of our web site, provide you with news and updates, and for our own internal purposes.
LauretteSpang.com is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from visitors in that age group without the explicit consent of a parent or guardian.
2. Non-Personally Identifiable Information
LauretteSpang.com may also collect non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form to track data such as the total number of visits to our web sites, the number of visitors to each page of our web sites, and the domain names of our visitors' internet service providers. We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand how our visitors use our web sites so that we may improve. NO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IS DISCLOSED IN THIS PROCESS.
Use of IP Addresses
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a set of numbers that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you log on to your internet service provider or through your organization's local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). Web servers automatically identify your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your session online.
LauretteSpang.com uses a technology called "cookies". A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies help provide additional functionality to LauretteSpang.com or help us analyze usage of LauretteSpang.com more accurately. For instance, our server may set a cookie that keeps you from having to enter a password more than once during a visit to LauretteSpang.com. In all cases in which cookies are used, we will not collect personally identifiable information without your explicit permission. The only personally identifiable information LauretteSpang.com collects is the information you voluntarily provide.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web Browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored, if you prefer. Please refer to your Internet Browser's instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of LauretteSpang.com or any other web sites that you visit.
LauretteSpang.com does not employ third party tracking software. We do not gather any information from cookies on your computer from other sites.
How we protect your personal information
LauretteSpang.com is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. LauretteSpang.com and our hosting service use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur, we make every reasonable effort to prevent such unfortunate occurrences.
Sharing Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties
LauretteSpang.com will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose personally identifiable information to any third party for any purpose.
In cases of illegal activity, threats of violence or other harm, or similar extreme circumstances, we may disclose personally identifiable information to appropriate law enforcement agencies or court of law.
Links to Other Web Sites
LauretteSpang.com may provide links to other third party web sites as a service to our users. The privacy statement described here does not apply to those sites. Please ensure you check the legal and privacy statement posted on each site you link to.
We may occasionally update this privacy statement. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to the privacy statement and any updates.
LauretteSpang.com is solely owned by Laurette Spang McCook, webmastered by John Pickard, site design by Darrell Lawrence. All rights reserved.
Last Updated: 25 June 2008.