Academically InformED is concerned about the privacy of visitors to http://www.academicallyinformed.com, and users of its applications.
General Privacy Information
This site and associated application contains links to partners, advertisers and third party internet sites and services that may collect data in connection with sweepstakes, promotions, e-commerce, etc. They each have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of this site and Academically InformED has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.
If you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return. Further, while we take reasonable steps to protect your personal information using the security and other measures set forth herein, Academically InformED cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords and/or any account information. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online.
1. IF YOU SHARE INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES
Collection and Use of Information
Information collected about you is used in two different ways. Academically InformED may use the aggregated information of many anonymous users to determine user traffic statistics for this site and to evaluate which products and services are successful and which ones are not. We may use only the anonymous click stream data to help our advertisers deliver better-targeted advertisements. In addition, Academically InformED may use personal information collected through cookies and registration pages to target e-commerce promotions and telemarketing activities for products and services related to Academically InformED and/or its sponsors, advertisers and business partners. In addition, some of your personal information may be shared with third parties who assist Academically InformED in producing its site or provide a service to this site’s users.
It may be necessary ? by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests governmental authorities within or outside your country of residence ? for Academically InformED to disclose your personal information. Additionally, in the event of a reorganization, merger, or sale, Academically InformED may transfer any and all personal information collected to the relevant third party.
2. IF YOU DO NOT SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES:
Collection and Use of Information
Academically InformED may collect and use the information from cookies to provide services better tailored to our users' needs. Cookies, are pieces of information that a web site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes and are standard technology in the Internet industry. Cookies themselves do not personally identify a user, but they can identify a user's computer. Visitors always have the option of disabling cookies via their browser preferences, although that may result in experiencing technical problems with some parts of this site.
Academically InformED will not disclose your personal information to third parties without your consent.
There are cases where we may ask you for personal information such as your name and e-mail address. We will use the information for the purpose for which you have provided it (e.g. responding to your inquiries, sending you marketing materials about Academically InformED, posting your comments). We do not share your personal information with any other organizations for commercial purposes.
Users of this site and allied applications may be asked to register for a guest ID and password. We use this contact information from this registration form to send the registrant information about Academically InformED, Academically InformED affiliates, Academically InformED events and clients, and promotional material from some of our clients, sponsors, advertisers and business partners. Financial information that is collected may be used to bill the user for any products and services purchased from Academically InformED. The registrant's contact information is also used to contact the user who has purchased goods from this site when necessary for customer service reasons. Unique identifiers, such as ID and passwords, are collected to verify the user's identity and for use as account numbers in our record system.
Children Under 13
This website is a general audience website. On this website, we do not currently knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of thirteen. If, in the future, we collect personally identifiable information from children on the Website, we will do so in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (15 U.S.C. 6501 et seq.) including, without limitation, obtaining necessary parental consent. If we learn that we have collected the personal information of a child under 13 we will take steps to delete the information as soon as possible.
This site utilizes a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. All user contact and other sensitive information is contained behind a "firewall" and only accessible by a limited number of employees who have special access rights to production systems. All sensitive/credit information supplied by users is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted in this site’s databases as stated above.
Contacting the Site
If you choose to modify your personal information or you have forgotten your password, you may do so by contacting Academically InformED at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you desire to change your password, the customer service representative will reset to a new one after you have properly identified yourself.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits this site’s users who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to: email@example.com.
Terms and Conditions of Use
If you are not of legal age to form a binding contract, i.e., you are considered a minor in your state, then you must get your parent or guardian to read these terms and agree to them for you, before you using the site and associated applications. Please review this agreement with your parent or guardian so that you both understand how the site and applications work and what restrictions apply to your use of our website.
All content included on this site and applications, including, without limitation, text, graphics, images, designs, artwork, photographs, logos, trademarks, audio or video clips, digital downloads, data compilations and software, is the property of, or licensed to, Academically InformED or is the property of Academically InformED’s content suppliers or licensors and protected by the laws of the United States and other countries and international treaties. The compilation of all content of this site and associated applications are the property of Academically InformED and is protected by the laws of the United States and other countries and international treaties. You are advised that Academically InformED will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, which may include the seeking of criminal prosecution.
LICENSE AND SITE USE
Academically InformED grants you a limited license to access and make personal, non-commercial use of this site, and associated applications. You are not permitted to download any material (including, without limitation, software, text, graphics or other content), except for printing single copies of pages (for personal, non-commercial use provided that all copyright and proprietary notices are maintained), frame, or link to any page within or modify this site, or any application. You may not redistribute, sell, de-compile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce to a human-readable form any software or application that you are permitted to download from this site, except as may be permitted by law. You further agree not to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this site, or any application. All rights not expressly granted to you above, including ownership and title, are reserved for the owner and not transferred or licensed to you.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, post hyperlinks to any other sites which may contain such inappropriate content or offer such inappropriate activities, or otherwise violate any law. Academically InformED will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Academically InformED to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials.
CONTENT LINKED TO THIS SITE
Academically InformED may provide links to other web sites or applications for your convenience. However, Academically InformED has not necessarily reviewed all of the web sites or applications linked to this site and is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages, applications, or any other sites linked to this site. Your linking to any other off-site pages, applications, or other sites is at your own risk. Consequently, Academically InformED cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material linked to this site.
THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE AND ASSOCIATED APPLICATIONS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, ACADEMICALLY INFORMED DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ACADEMICALLY INFORMED DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE AND APPLICATIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE SUCH MATERIALS AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ACADEMICALLY INFORMED DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
If you use this site and/or application, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of account information, credit card information, usernames, passwords and IDs that may be required to use the site and for restricting access to your computer or other devices. You further agree that you are responsible for all activity that occurs under or with the use of your Account Information (including, without limitation, usernames and password). You agree to notify Academically InformED immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. Academically InformED reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse access to this site or the products and services provided through it, terminate accounts and usage rights, edit or remove content or submissions to this site and cancel orders or requests for materials made through this site.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ACADEMICALLY INFORMED BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE, THIS SITE , ASSOCIATED APPLICATIONS, OR MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, EVEN IF ACADEMICALLY INFORMED HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL ACADEMICALLY INFORMED’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR IN TORT EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF YOUR ACTUAL AND PROVEN DAMAGES.
NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT
Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512, Academically InformED reserves the right to terminate your license to use the site if it determines in its sole and absolute discretion that you are involved in infringing activity, regardless of whether the material or activity is ultimately determined to be infringing. In addition, pursuant to 17 U.S.C. Section 512(c), Academically InformED has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed infringements and for processing such claims in accordance with the Act. All notifications of claimed infringement should be sent to Academically InformED.
In the event that Academically InformED receives a complaint that the contents of a page infringe intellectual property rights other than Copyright, Academically InformED will take such steps in its sole discretion it believes to be appropriate under the circumstances. All notifications of claimed infringement should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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