Carbon Media Group has created this privacy statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to the privacy of the users of our websites. We know that our users take their privacy seriously, and so do we. Please read the following to learn more about what information we collect and how we use it. By using our websites, you consent to this Policy.
This Policy covers Carbon Media Group's treatment of personally identifiable information collected by Carbon Media Group through websites owned and operated by Carbon Media Group. This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Carbon Media Group does not own or control, or of persons that Carbon Media Group does not employ or manage, including any third-party content contributors bound by contract and any third-party websites to which Carbon Media Group's websites link. This Policy only applies to information collected through our websites, and not to information collected offline.
What Information Does Carbon Media Group Collect?
1. Personal Information
You can visit Carbon Media Group's websites without revealing any personal information. However, Carbon Media Group needs certain personal information if you wish to register for a member account, receive a Carbon Media Group newsletter, or use certain Carbon Media Group services.
Where required, this information may include your company contact information and your personal contact information. Carbon Media Group uses this information to reply to your inquiries, to set up your member account, to provide you with requested services, and to contact you regarding new services.
By accessing the services of Carbon Media Group and voluntarily providing us with the requested personal information, you consent to the collection and use of the information in accordance with this Policy.
2. Non-Personal Information
Carbon Media Group automatically receives and records non-personal information on our server logs from your browser, including but not limited to your IP address, cookie information, and the page you requested. Carbon Media Group may use this information to customize the advertising and content you see and to fulfill your requests for certain products and services.
Carbon Media Group uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our websites. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
If you prefer, you may choose to have your computer warn you when a cookie is being sent, or you may choose to disable cookies through your browser's settings. However, as with most websites, some of Carbon Media Group's services may not function properly when cookies are disabled.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Carbon Media Group may disclose your personal information to third parties who work on behalf of Carbon Media Group to provide services to you. Carbon Media Group may also disclose your personal information when: We have your express consent to share the information for a specified purpose;
We need to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process or official request
We need to protect the personal safety of the users of our websites or defend the rights or property of Carbon Media Group; or
We find that your actions on our websites violate the Carbon Media Group Terms of Service Agreement or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services
Your personal information may be shared with or sold to any successor to or purchaser of part or all of the assets of Carbon Media Group, or if Carbon Media Group is merged in whole or in part with another company.
If you do not consent to the collection, use, or disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this Policy, please do not provide any personal information to Carbon Media Group.
How to Access Your Personal Information
Carbon Media Group gives you the ability to edit your Carbon Media Group Account Information and preferences at any time, unless you have been banned. If you have been banned, we can, upon request, alter personal information limited to signature, email address, user name, and location.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be considered 100% secure.
Should you believe your personal safety is threatened or that you may be the victim of identity theft or other illegal conduct, please contact your local, state/provincial, or federal law enforcement agencies directly.
Questions or Suggestions
This policy was last modified on September 15, 2014