Like most website operators, Heather Scott Photography 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.Heather Scott Photography’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Heather Scott Photography’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Heather Scott Photography may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Heather Scott Photography also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blog. Heather Scott Photography 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 was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Heather Scott Photography’s website choose to interact with Heather Scott Photography in ways that require Heather Scott Photography to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Heather Scott Photography gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. In each case, Heather Scott Photography collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Heather Scott Photography. Heather Scott Photography 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.
Heather Scott Photography may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Heather Scott Photography may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Heather Scott Photography does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Heather Scott Photography 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 Heather Scott Photography’s behalf or to provide services available at Heather Scott Photography’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 Heather Scott Photography’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Heather Scott Photography 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, Heather Scott Photography discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Heather Scott Photography believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Heather Scott Photography, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Heather Scott Photography website and have supplied your email address, Heather Scott Photography 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 Heather Scott Photography 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. Heather Scott Photography takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Heather Scott Photography, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Heather Scott Photography 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 Heather Scott Photography may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.