Personally Identifiable Information:
Maine Hockey Journal will not sell, share, trade or rent your PII to or with others, unless you have granted us permission to do so. Your PII is not shared with any third parties, except: (a) where necessary to conduct business; (b) in the case of a breach of an agreement between you and Maine Hockey Journal; (c) where required by law, or requested by a court or governmental authority; (d) in the event of Maine Hockey Journal bankruptcy, or if Maine Hockey Journal is sold or acquired; or (e) where Maine Hockey Journal determines, in its sole discretion, that such disclosure is necessary to protect the rights of Maine Hockey Journal and/or a third party, or necessary to protect Maine Hockey Journal from liability of any kind. We may collect and possibly share PPI and any other information available to us in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal or unlawful activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person or as otherwise required by law. We may also exchange PPI and any other information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and risk reduction.
Examples of third parties described above that we may share your personal information with include: webhosting companies, fulfillment companies (e.g., companies that fulfill product orders), assemblers, data analysis firms, affiliates, third party consulting or marketing firms and e-mail service providers.
If you provide Maine Hockey Journal with PII, this information may be used to communicate to you information regarding Maine Hockey Journal and its Products and services. For example, we may communicate to you information regarding promotions, Product or service updates. Your PPI may also be used to improve and customize our Website’s content, layout, product offerings and services, and to better understand our users’ demographics, interests, behavior and responses to marketing initiatives. In addition to the uses set forth above, if you contact us (and provide PPI) or submit a request or inquiry through our Website (and provide PPI), we will use your information to respond to your inquiry or request and to provide you with any other additional information that we believe may be helpful or interesting to you.
If you do not want to receive communications from Maine Hockey Journal, you may elect to opt-out of receiving such communications. Please see the “Choice/Opt-Out” section below for more information.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information:
We collect Non-Personally Identifiable Information (“Non-PII”) from Website visitors. Non-PII is information that cannot by itself be used to identify a particular person or entity, and may include the following as to you: IP host address, pages viewed, browser type, Internet browsing and usage habits, Internet Service Provider, domain name, time/date of visit to our Website, referring URL and computer operating system.
Internet Protocol (“IP”) Address:
When you visit our Web Site, Maine Hockey Journal collects your IP address in order, among other things, to help diagnose problems with its server, administer and tune the operation of its Website, analyze trends, track traffic patterns, gather demographic information for aggregate use, and track the date and duration of each session within our Website. Your IP address may also be used in combination with your PPI for fraud protection and risk reduction.
Cookies and Web Beacons:
For more information about cookies and web beacons please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/.
Third Party Websites:
This Website may contain links to and advertisements for websites operated by third parties whose privacy practices may differ from those of Maine Hockey Journal. While we endeavor to associate only with reputable entities, Maine Hockey Journal cannot be responsible for the privacy practices of third party websites. We encourage you to check the privacy policies of all websites that you visit.
This Website is not intended for visitors who are under eighteen (18) years of age. Maine Hockey Journal does not knowingly solicit or collect information from individuals under the age of eighteen (18). If we determine that we have inadvertently collected PII from someone under eighteen (18), we will take reasonable steps to purge this information from our database. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children and to participate and monitor the Internet activities of their children.
All collected information is stored in a technically and physically secure environment. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect our end users’ PII, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
Once we receive the transmission of your PII, we make reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems. Access to this information is strictly limited and not accessible to the public. All our end users’ PII is restricted in our offices. Only personnel who need the information to perform a specific job (for example a customer service representative) are granted access to PII. Personnel not adhering to our policies are subject to disciplinary action. In compliance with applicable federal and state law, we shall notify you and any applicable regulatory agencies in the event that we learn of an information security breach with respect to your PII. You will be notified via e-mail in the event of such a breach. Please be advised that notice may be delayed in order to address the needs of law enforcement, determine the scope of network damage, and engage in remedial measures.
Changing or Deleting your PII:
Contacting the Website:
We want to communicate with you only if you want to hear from us. To opt out of receiving communications from Maine Hockey Journal: e-mail “unsubscribe” to firstname.lastname@example.org