Like most website operators, Cannonball
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. Cannonball’s
purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better
understand how Cannonball’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Cannonball
may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by
publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Cannonball also collects potentially
personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for
logged in users and for users leaving comments on WordPress.com blogs. Cannonball
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 and email addresses
are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Cannonball’s websites choose to interact with Cannonball in ways that require Cannonball to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Cannonball gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Individuals or entities might be able to engage in transactions with Cannonball are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Cannonball collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Cannonball. Cannonball 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.
Cannonball is committed to protecting the children’s privacy, especially those under 13. As such Cannonball encourages parents and guardians to be actively involved with their child or children’s online browsing and interests. Cannonball does not intentionally collect information from minors. Furthermore, Cannonball does not target its Site to children.
Links to Non-Operators Web Sites
Cannonball may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Cannonball may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Cannonball does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Cannonball discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that:
•need to know that information in order to process it on Cannonball’s behalf or to provide services available at Cannonball’s websites, and
•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 Cannonball’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Cannonball 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, Cannonball discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Cannonball believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Cannonball, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Cannonball website and have supplied your email address, Cannonball 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 Cannonball 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. Cannonball takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Cookies and Do Not Tract Requests
If Cannonball, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Cannonball 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 Cannonball may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Occasionally, Cannonball may email you electronic newsletters, announcements, surveys or other information, or otherwise communicate with you via an automatic process. If you prefer not to receive any or all of these communications, you may opt out by following the directions provided within the electronic newsletters and announcements, or emailing email@example.com indicating your desire to be taken off any list or have your data removed from Cannonball’s services.
California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits our visitors who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal data to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
Governing Law and Exclusive Venue