Like most website operators, Scott Fleary 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. Scott Fleary's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Scott Fleary 's visitors use its website. From time to time, Scott Fleary may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Scott Fleary also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments. Scott Fleary 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 blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Scott Fleary 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 Scott Fleary's behalf or to provide services available at Scott Fleary'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 Scott Fleary's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Scott Fleary 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, Scott Fleary discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Scott Fleary believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Scott Fleary, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Scott Fleary website and have supplied your email address, Scott Fleary 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 Scott Fleary and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support 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. Scott Fleary takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Scott Fleary, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Scott Fleary 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 Scott Fleary may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.