You may provide to Teachingkrow Service what is generally called "personally identifiable" information (such as your name, email address, postal mailing address, home/mobile telephone number, payment account information, demographic information) when using the Teachingkrow Service, such as when you register for the site, and when you create Content or other User Submissions, or when you interact with other users of the Teachingkrow Service, such as through communication features including posting feedback, using chat, and participating in Office Hours.
When you use the Teachingkrow Service, we may send one or more cookies - small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters - to your computer. Teachingkrow Service may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Teachingkrow Service. Persistent cookies can be removed. Please review your web browser "Help" file to learn the proper way to modify your cookie settings. Please note that if you delete, or choose not to accept, cookies from the Teachingkrow Service, you may not be able to utilize the features of the Teachingkrow Service to their fullest potential.
When you use the Teachingkrow Service or open one of our HTML emails, we may automatically record certain information from your web browser by using different types of technology, including standard log files, "clear gifs" or "web beacons." This "automatically collected" information may include Internet Protocol address ("IP Address") or other device address or ID, web browser and/or device type, the web pages or sites that you visit just before or just after the Teachingkrow Service, the pages you view on the Teachingkrow Service, and the dates and times that you visit the Teachingkrow Service.
We may also implement third party content, such as advertising or analytics and tracking services, on the Teachingkrow Service that uses "clear gifs" or "web beacons", which allow the third party content provider to read and write cookies to your browser in connection with your access of that content displayed on the Teachingkrow Service. This information is collected directly by the third party, and Teachingkrow Service does not participate in that data transmission. Information collected by third parties in this manner is subject to that third party's own data collection, use, and disclosure policies.
Teachingkrow Service uses the information you provide or that we collect to operate, maintain, enhance, and provide all of the features and services. We will use your email address to contact you for administrative purposes, for customer service purposes, to address intellectual property infringement, rights of privacy, or defamation issues, or regarding User Submissions that you have posted to the Teachingkrow Service.
Teachingkrow Service uses the information that you provide or that we collect to understand and analyze the usage trends and preferences of our users, to improve the way the Teachingkrow Service works and looks, and to create new features and functionality.
Teachingkrow Service may use "automatically collected" information and "cookies" information to:
(a) Personalize our services, such as remembering your information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you use the Teachingkrow Service.
(b) Provide customized third party advertisements, content, and information.
(c) Monitor and analyze the effectiveness of the Teachingkrow Service and third party marketing activities.
(d) Monitor aggregate site usage metrics such as total number of visitors and pages viewed and track your entries, submissions, and status in any promotions or other activities.
Teachingkrow Service may use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send:
(1) Messages about the Teachingkrow Service, such as when you receive a message, comment, or request from another user,
(2) Promotional messages related to the Teachingkrow Service and the activities of third parties we work with, and
(3) Messages on behalf of other users who think you may be interested in the Teachingkrow Service. You will have the ability to opt-out of receiving any such communications, either through links provided in the messages, or by updating your account preferences through the Teachingkrow Service.
Teachingkrow Service is not in the business of selling your information to direct marketers. We do, however, disclose your personally identifiable information in a variety of circumstances in connection with the operation of our business. For example:
The Teachingkrow Service enables users to communicate in a variety of ways. Any personally identifiable information that you voluntarily choose to include in a publicly accessible area on the Teachingkrow Service, such as a public profile page or in a review, comment, posting, chat, Office Hours, or other User Submission (including a Presentation), will be available to other users who have access to that content. You may also make your information available directly to other users by using communication features such as Teachingkrow Service messages. Once you make your personally identifiable information available to others any of these ways, it may be collected and used by the recipients without restriction.
Teachingkrow Service will provide Subscribers with information regarding users' interest in, access, download, and viewing of that Subscriber's profile page, office hours or training /course content.
Teachingkrow Service may disclose automatically collected and other aggregate non-personally-identifiable information with interested third parties, including Instructors, to assist such parties in understanding the usage, viewing, and demographic patterns for certain programs, content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the Teachingkrow Service.
Teachingkrow Service works with third party service providers to provide website development, hosting, maintenance, and support as well as other business services for us. To the extent it is necessary for these service providers to complete their work, these third parties may have access to or process your personally identifiable information. Generally, these disclosures are made under terms comparable to this policy, and the recipients are limited to using the information the purpose for which it was provided.
Teachingkrow Service uses third party payment processing services, and your personal information will be disclosed to such providers in connection with processing your payment of Subscription Fees and any other transactions you initiate on the Teachingkrow Service.
Teachingkrow Service may also disclose your information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with state and federal laws (such as U.S. Copyright law), in response to a court order, judicial or other government subpoena or warrant, or to otherwise cooperate with law enforcement activity.
Teachingkrow Service works to promote a safe and reliable service for all users, and actively supports law enforcement. We reserve the right to disclose your information that we believe, in good faith, is appropriate or necessary to take precautions against liability; to protect Teachingkrow Service and others from fraudulent, abusive, predatory, or unlawful uses or activity; to investigate and defend ourselves against any third party claims or allegations; to assist government enforcement agencies; to protect the security or integrity of the Teachingkrow Service; or to protect or vindicate the rights, property, or personal safety of Teachingkrow Service, our users, or others.
In the event that all or a portion of Teachingkrow Service or its assets are acquired by or merged with a third party entity, we reserve the right, in any of these circumstances, to transfer or assign the information that we have collected from users in connection with such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control.
You may, of course, decline to share certain personally identifiable information with Teachingkrow Service, in which case Teachingkrow Service may not be able to provide to you some or all of the features and functionality found on the Teachingkrow Service. You may update, correct, or delete your profile information and preferences at any time by accessing your account preferences page through the Teachingkrow Service. Please note that while your changes are reflected promptly in active user databases, we may retain all information you submit for a variety of purposes, including backups and archiving, prevention of fraud and abuse, and analytics.
To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting you account access or making corrections to your information. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING THE SECRECY OF YOUR UNIQUE PASSWORD AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION AT ALL TIMES.
The Teachingkrow Service contains links to Web sites and services provided by third parties. Any personally identifiable information you provide on third party sites or services is provided directly to that third party and is subject to that third party's policies, if any, governing privacy and security. We are not responsible for the content or privacy and security practices and policies of third party sites or services to which links are displayed on the Teachingkrow Service. We encourage you to learn about third parties' privacy and security policies before providing them with personally identifiable information.
Teachingkrow Service makes use of certain physical, managerial, and technical safeguards in our efforts to safeguard the integrity and security of your personally identifiable information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Teachingkrow Service, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission of information, Teachingkrow Service endeavors to secure our systems, but please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by system malfunction or circumvention of our safeguards.
If Teachingkrow Service learns of a security systems breach, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. Teachingkrow Service may post a notice through the Teachingkrow Service if a security breach occurs. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive a free written notice of a security breach you should notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.