Article 1: General
Article 2: Information Collected and Its Use
We collect information about our Site users in three ways: directly from the user, from our web server logs and through cookies. We use the information primarily to provide you with a personalized internet experience that delivers the information, resources, and services that are most relevant and helpful to you. We do not share any information you provide with any other party, except:
1. when we disclose your information with your express written consent; or
3. if required to do so under a legal authority of competent jurisdiction.
Article 3: User-Supplied Information
3.1 If you fill out the “Contact” form on this Site, we will ask you to provide required personal information including your name and e-mail address on the contact form. Further, if chat is available through this site, you may be asked to provide information if you participate in an online chat. Do not submit any confidential, proprietary or sensitive personally identifiable information (e.g. Social Security Number; date of birth; driver’s license number; or credit card, bank account or other financial information) (collectively, "Sensitive Information"). If you submit Sensitive Information, you do so at your own risk and we will not be liable to you or responsible for consequences of your submission.
3.2 Information that you provide to us through the Contact form will be used so that we may respond to your inquiry. We may also use information you provide to us to communicate with you in the future.
Article 4: Web Server Logs
4.1 When you visit our website, we may track information about your visit and store that information in web server logs, which are records of the activities on our sites. The servers automatically capture and save the information electronically. Examples of the information we may collect include:
- your unique internet protocol address;
- the name of your unique Internet service provider;
- the town/city, county/state and country from which you access our website;
- the kind of browser or computer you use;
- the number of links you click within the site;
- the date and time of your visit;
- the web page from which you arrived the Site;
- the pages you viewed on the Site; and
- certain searches/queries that you conducted via the Site.
4.2 The information we collect in web server logs helps us administer the Site, analyze its usage, protect the website and its content from inappropriate use and improve the user's experience.
Article 5: Cookies
Article 6: Third-Party Services
6.1 We may use services hosted by Third-Party Contractors to assist in providing our services and to help us understand the use of our site by our visitors. These services may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including your IP address or cookies. If these third party services collect information, they do so anonymously and in the aggregate to provide information helpful to us such as website trends, without identifying individual visitors.
Article 7: California Do Not Track
Our web services do not alter, change, or respond upon receiving Do Not Track (DNT) requests or signals in browsers. As described in more detail above, we track user activity using web server logs, cookies and similar technologies.
Article 8: Personal information Protection
We take certain appropriate security measures to help protect your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will always be unable to defeat our security measures.
Article 9: Liabilities and Warranties
9.1 While the Site endeavors to ensure the optimal performance, you agree that you use this Site at your own risk.
9.2 You acknowledge that WHITNEY, its parents and affiliates together with their respective employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders, are not liable for any delays, inaccuracies, failures, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, viruses, communication line failures or for the theft, destruction, damage or unauthorized access to your computer system or network.
9.3 You acknowledge that WHITNEY is not liable for any damages, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, in connection with or arising from your use, or inability to use the Site.
Article 10: Indemnities
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless WHITNEY, its parents and affiliates together with their respective employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders, from and against all the liabilities, claims, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees and costs) arising out of your use of this Site, your breach or alleged breach of this Agreement or your breach or alleged breach of the copyright, trademark, proprietary or other rights of third parties.