Last modified: June 26, 2012.
1.4 No Information from Children Under Age 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not attempt to register as a Friend or to provide any personal information about yourself to us. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will promptly delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from a child under the age of 13, please contact us via email.
Information We Collect and How We Use It
2.1 Information You Provide Us. You can provide information to us on our Site through various means, including creation and editing of an online account; making, commenting on or clicking on posts; forwarding posts to others; clicking on advertisements; and through any other interaction you have with the site. The information we collect includes personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address, user communications, posts, searches, whom you source, what you click on, and the like.
2.2 Information We Collect Automatically. We collect certain information automatically as you use our Site, including your Internet Protocol address, browser type, computer type, operating system version, type of mobile device (if used), location data (if available), the site from where you navigated to our Site, time and date of using the Site, pages on our Site that you view, as well as other miscellaneous information.
2.4 Pixel Tags / Web Beacons. We may use “pixel tags,” also known as “web beacons,” which are small graphic files that allow us to monitor the use of our websites. A pixel tag can collect information such as the Internet Protocol address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the tag appears; the URL of the page on which the pixel tag appears; the time the page containing the pixel tag was viewed; the type of browser that fetched the pixel tag; and the identification number of any cookie on the computer previously placed by that server. When corresponding with you via HTML capable email, we may use “format sensing” technology, which allows pixel tags to let us know whether you received and opened our email.
How We Use and Share Your Information.
3.2 Legal Requests or Requirements and to Prevent Harm. We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Site. We may also share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activity, to prevent imminent bodily harm, or to prevent harm to IT-Lex, the Site, or our customers. This may include sharing information with other companies, lawyers, courts, or other government entities. We may also disclose your information pursuant to our Copyright Policy.
Access to Your Information and Choices
4.1 Access to Your Data. You can access and update certain information we have relating to your online account by signing into your account and going to your account page. If you have questions about personal information we have about you or need to update your information, email us.
4.2 Closing Your Account. If you wish to close your account, email us. If you close your account, we will retain the information associated with your account, unless you specifically ask us to delete the information associated with your account by following the instructions here. If you specifically request that we delete all of your information from our systems, we will comply with your request, unless we have specific legal or regulatory duties to retain your information (in which case, we would retain your information to comply with our specific legal or regulatory obligation).
Security of Your Information
In order to help secure your personal information, access to certain data on the Site is password- protected. However, since the Internet is not a secure environment, we cannot guarantee, ensure, or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. Please note that emails you send to us through our Site are not encrypted, and you should not communicate any confidential information through our Site.