Information You Provide To Us
Personally Identifiable Information
When you complete a contact form we use this information only to send you our newsletter and other information about Canavan disease and the work of the foundation. We do not share personally identifiable information with other organizations.
Information We Collect Automatically
Whenever you visit or interact with the Site, THE CANAVAN FOUNDATION as well as its service providers and contractors, may use a variety of technologies that automatically or passively collect information about how the Site is accessed and used ("Usage Information"). Usage Information may include, in part, browser type, operating system, the page served, the time, and the preceding page views. This statistical data provides us with information about the use of the Site, such as how many visitors visit a specific page on the Site, how long they stay on that page, and which hyperlinks, if any, they “click” on.
We may also automatically collect your IP address or other unique identifier ("Device Identifier") for the computer, mobile device, technology or other device (collectively, “Device”) you use to access the Site. A Device Identifier is a number that is automatically assigned to your Device when you access a web site or its servers, and our computers identify your Device by its Device Identifier.
The technologies used on the Site to collect Usage Information, including Device Identifiers, may include:
Web beacons are small graphic images or other web programming code that may be included in our Site. Web beacons or similar technologies may be used for a number of purposes, including, without limitation, to count visitors to the Site, to monitor how users navigate the Site.
Any information you submit on the Site will be used for a variety of purposes by us, and our service providers and contractors, including providing you with access to certain areas and features of the Site; improving the Site, website analysis and for internal purposes.
In addition, through a merger, acquisition or reorganization, any information that we have collected in connection with the Site may be transferred. Also, if any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding is brought by or against us, all such information may be considered one of our assets and may be sold or transferred to third parties.
The Site is not directed to children under 13.
We use certain reasonable security measures. However, no electronic data transmission or storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you use the Site and provide us with your information at your own risk.
The Site may contain links to other websites that we do not own or operate. This includes links from service providers, affiliates, and partners that may use our logo(s) as part of a co-branding agreement. We do not control, recommend or endorse and are not responsible for these sites or their content, products, services or privacy policies or practices. These other web sites may send their own cookies to your Device, they may independently collect data or solicit information from you and may or may not have their own published privacy policies. You should also independently assess the authenticity of any site which appears or claims that it is our site (including those linked to through an email or social networking page).
UPDATED AS OF: October 2012