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