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Collection of Personal Data
Your privacy is important to Learner's Digest. We collect, retain and utilize Personal Data about you to operate our business and services and to enable purchase of medical education products. The term "Personal Data" means personally identifiable information that Learner's Digest obtains about you, including, without limitation, your name, telephone number, physical address, credit card information, and e-mail address. We recognize and respect your privacy concerns about this information. We only obtain Personal Data that you provide to us at the Site, including when you [register to use] or [purchase products or services at] the Site.
Also, when you view the educational content online, or through a mobile application, we collect information about your activities and your use of the content to improve the quality of our educational offerings.
Use of Personal Data
As is true of most websites, we may gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information, which does not identify you, includes Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, the areas within our Site that you visit and your activities there, your computer location, operating system, date/time stamp, and other clickstream data. We may use this information to track user habits and improve the functionality of the Site as a result of our observations.
To enhance your experience at our Site, we may use a feature on your Internet browser called a "cookie." Cookies are small data files that a website can place on a user's computer to allow the website to store and retrieve data about that particular user so that the website can provide or perform a variety of tasks and functions. Learner's Digest may link the information it obtains through cookies to your Personal Data [to determine what third party products or services might be of interest to you based upon your behaviors at the Site]. Cookies may generally be disabled or removed by tools that are available as part of most commercial browsers, and in some but not all instances can be blocked in the future by selecting certain settings. If you choose to disable cookies on your computer, some features of the Site might not function properly.
Disclosure of Information
We also disclose Personal Data about you as permitted or required by law (for example, we may disclose your information as necessary to comply with an authorized civil, criminal or regulatory investigation). We may, in our sole discretion, share or transfer your Personal Data where permitted or required by law, to comply with legal process, to protect the security or integrity of its databases or the product, to protect our business or reputation, to take precautions against legal liability, in the event of a business transition (see below), to protect and defend our rights or property, for required institutional risk control, or for resolving disputes, inquiries or complaints with respect to your use of the Site.
We may use third party vendors to perform certain services on behalf of us or the Site, such as hosting the Site, designing and/or operating the Site's features, tracking the Site's activities and analytics, enabling us to send you special offers, or performing other administrative services. We may provide these vendors with access to Personal Data, to carry out the services they are performing for you or for us. We may share non-personally identifiable information, such as aggregated user statistics, with third parties.
Interactions with Third-Party Websites
You should know that while visiting the Site, you can be directed, through links, to other websites that are beyond our control. We are not responsible for the privacy practices and policies of such websites.
Non-U.S. Site Users
The Site is operated in the United States and intended for users located in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that information we collect, including, Personal Data, will be transferred to, processed and stored in the United States. The data protection laws in the United States may differ from those of the country in which you are located, and your Personal Data may be subject to access requests from governments, courts, or law enforcement in the United States according to laws of the United States. By using the Site or providing us with any information, you consent to this transfer, processing and storage of your information in the United States.
Protection of Information
We strive to maintain the reliability, accuracy, completeness and currency of your Personal Data in our databases and to protect the privacy and security of our databases and the data we collect. Any Personal Data that you provide to us will be stored on our computer network servers. We maintain reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect the confidentiality of your Personal Data. The security measures in place on the Site and computer systems aim to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of the information you provide to us. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the security of your information, please email us at email@example.com.
In the event Learner's Digest goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Data might be among the assets transferred.
Changes in Privacy Statement
Effective Date: May 1, 2012