Your privacy is of the utmost importance to SharkYear.com/SharkYearMagazine.com.
Our basic principles are:
We respect your privacy at SharkYear.com/SharkYearMagazine.com
You control your personal information,
We try to limit our collection of personal information as needed to provide and improve our services to you,
We do not disclose your personal information to third parties unless we need to do so to fulfill your requests, you expressly tell us to, we believe we are reasonably compelled to do so, or we are required to by law.
In general, you can browse parts of the site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. If you choose to use our services, we may require you to provide contact and identity information, billing information, and other personal information as indicated on forms throughout the site. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature. Your failure or unwillingness to provide certain information may mean that a service or feature will not be available to you.
Browser and Other Information We May Collect
In addition to the information you choose to provide to us, SharkYear.com/SharkYearMagazine.com also collects and stores certain technical and other information about the online activities of our users-whether or not they are registered-on an aggregated (or collective) basis. This may include your IP address, browser type, and operating system. We track the number of people who view each page, and other site usage data, in order to learn which features are the most popular and thereby improve our service. We also record statistical information collected on our site to better understand our audience. This information is recorded as anonymous group statistical information and is not connected to any personal information that you provide as a member.
We, as well as the administrators of each domain, do have the ability to view your IP address if you post content within a domain on the network. We also collect the information that you provide when you make a post on one of our domains so that we can archive and display your posts. Please use caution when posting material on any domain as your posts may become immediately available to the public and may be recorded and stored by anyone.
How Information is Used
We understand that you value your personally identifiable information. We generally use your personal information to render you services and to improve our services.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Our business is about building a long-term relationship with you. To build that trust, we know that as you spend time on our site, your personal information must remain within your control. Be assured that your personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, and email address is not sold to others.
There are some situations where we may need to disclose information to organizations or entities not described in our policy here. SharkYear.com/SharkYearMagazine.com may be required to disclose your personal information: (i) if we believe it is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process (such as a court order, subpoena, search warrant, etc.) or other legal requirements of any governmental authority; (ii) would potentially mitigate our liability in an actual or potential lawsuit; (iii) is otherwise necessary to protect our rights or property; or that of others (iv) is necessary to protect the interest of other users of our web site.
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