Effective Date: July 29, 2015.
Information We Collect
- Responding to Your Requests:
You may give us your personal information so we can send you newsletters and other communications you request. You can control whether or not you want to continue to receive our newsletters from the Site by following “unsubscribe” instructions within the emails.
- Social Networking Sites:
- Technical Usage Information:
When you visit our Site, we collect usage information sent to us by the device you use to access the Site, which tells us how you are using the Site. We use tracking technologies such as cookies and web beacons to collect usage information.
Uses and Retention
We use the information we collect to:
- respond to your requests, such as answering your questions or sending you newsletters;
- provide customer service;
- personalize your experience by providing content on the Site; and
- improve the Site.
Information collected on the Site may be shared with:
- Service Providers:
We may disclose your information to service providers who help with our operations, and we only share information with them in connection with the services they are contracted to provide us.
- Legal and Law Enforcement:
We may disclose your information in response to a legal requirements or a valid request to do so by law enforcement, governmental agencies or authorized third-parties, including complying with the requirements of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
- Change of Control:
We may disclose your information with organizations or business entities that acquire our organization or a majority of our assets.
- Ad Networks:
- Information You Share on the Site:
If the Site permits you to post information or content on the Site, such as making comments on blog posts or interacting with the Site through social networking sites, this information may become public. We cannot prohibit or control third parties’ use of any information you make public, so please do not post sensitive information on or through the Site.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies
You are free to decline or block tracking technologies if your browser permits you to do so, but note that doing so may prevent certain of the Site’s features from working as intended.
Notice to California Residents
California Residents have the right to request a list of all third-parties to which our Site has disclosed certain personal information during the preceding year for those parties’ direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and want such a list, please send a request by email at [email protected] or by mail at 1001 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 620 Washington, DC 20036. In all such requests, please use the subject line “Your California Privacy Rights” and include your name, street address, city, state, and zip code.
Do Not Track Signals
Links to Third-Party Websites
Our Site may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any third-party sites.
We maintain reasonable security measures to protect your personal information against loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure. No measures are fail proof, however, and we do not accept responsibility for any personal information that is compromised.
The Site and the Site’s content are not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information via our Site from users under the age of 13. Please contact us if you learn we have inadvertently collected information from a user under the age of 13 and we will delete it from our records.
Our Site is based in the United States, so your personal information will be processed in the U.S. The United States’ data protection laws may not offer the same level of protection as in other parts of the world. If you use the Site or otherwise submit your information to us, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information in the United States.
If your questions are not answered online, you may email us at [email protected]