Meditations by April operates meditationsbyapril.com. It is Meditations by April’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Meditations by April 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. Meditations by April’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Meditations by April’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Meditations by April may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Meditations by April also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on meditationsbyapril.com blog posts. Meditations by April 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 commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Meditations by April’s websites choose to interact with Meditations by April in ways that require Meditations by April to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Meditations by April gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who subscribe to newsletters from meditationsbyapril.com to provide a name and email address. Those who engage in leaving comments or contacting us on meditationsbyapril.com are also asked to provide a name and email address. In each case, Meditations by April collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Meditations by April. Meditations by April does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Meditations by April may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Meditations by April may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Meditations by April does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Meditations by April 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 Meditations by April’s behalf or to provide services available at Meditations by April’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 Meditations by April’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Meditations by April 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, Meditations by April discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Meditations by April believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Meditations by April, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Meditations by April website and have supplied your email address, Meditations by April 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 Meditations by April. If you send us a request (for example via 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. Meditations by April takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Meditations by April, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Meditations by April 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 Meditations by April may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.