40knots Consultants is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the 40knots Consultants site and governs data collection and usage. By using the 40knots Consultants site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
40knots Consultants collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. 40knots Consultants also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by 40knots Consultants. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by 40knots Consultants for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the 40knots Consultants site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through 40knots Consultants public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: 40knots Consultants does not read any of your private online communications.
40knots Consultants encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from 40knots Consultants so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. 40knots Consultants is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the 40knots Consultants and 40knots Consultants family of Web sites.
40knots Consultants collects and uses your personal information to operate the 40knots Consultants Web site and deliver the services you have requested. 40knots Consultants also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from 40knots Consultants and its affiliates. 40knots Consultants may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
40knots Consultants does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 40knots Consultants may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, 40knots Consultants may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to 40knots Consultants, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
40knots Consultants does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
40knots Consultants keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within 40knots Consultants, in order to determine what 40knots Consultants services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within 40knots Consultants to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
40knots Consultants Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on 40knots Consultants or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of 40knots Consultants; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of 40knots Consultants, or the public.
The 40knots Consultants Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize 40knots Consultants pages, or register with 40knots Consultants site or services, a cookie helps 40knots Consultants to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same 40knots Consultants Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the 40knots Consultants features that you customized.
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 if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the 40knots Consultants services or Web sites you visit.
40knots Consultants secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. 40knots Consultants secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
40knots Consultants will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. 40knots Consultants encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how 40knots Consultants is protecting your information.
40knots Consultants welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that 40knots Consultants has not adhered to this Statement, please contact 40knots Consultants at [email protected]. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.