Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy:

Nicole Coakley ("Nicole Coakley") operates http://www.ebmc.org and may operate other websites. It is Nicole Coakley policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Nicole Coakley collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Nicole Coakley purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Nicole Coakley visitors use its website. From time to time, Nicole Coakley may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Nicole Coakley also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://www.ebmc.org blogs/sites. Nicole Coakley only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Nicole Coakley websites choose to interact with Nicole Coakley in ways that require Nicole Coakley to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Nicole Coakley gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at http://www.ebmc.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Nicole Coakley are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Nicole Coakley collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Nicole Coakley. Nicole Coakley does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Nicole Coakley may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Nicole Coakley may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Nicole Coakley does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Nicole Coakley discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Nicole Coakley behalf or to provide services available at Nicole Coakley websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Nicole Coakley websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Nicole Coakley will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Nicole Coakley discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Nicole Coakley believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Nicole Coakley, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Nicole Coakley website and have supplied your email address, Nicole Coakley may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Nicole Coakley and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Nicole Coakley takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Nicole Coakley uses cookies to help Nicole Coakley identify and track visitors, their usage of Nicole Coakley website, and their website access preferences. Nicole Coakley visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Nicole Coakley websites, with the drawback that certain features of Nicole Coakley websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Nicole Coakley, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Nicole Coakley goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Nicole Coakley may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Nicole Coakley and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Nicole Coakley may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Nicole Coakley sole discretion. Nicole Coakley encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a http://www.ebmc.org account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.