The Info Center ("The Info Center") operates https://www.thecenteratmdc.org and may operate other websites. It is The Info Center's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, The Info Center 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. The Info Center's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Info Center's visitors use its website. From time to time, The Info Center may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Info Center also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.thecenteratmdc.org blogs/sites. The Info Center 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 The Info Center's websites choose to interact with The Info Center in ways that require The Info Center to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Info Center gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at https://www.thecenteratmdc.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with The Info Center are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Info Center collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with The Info Center. The Info Center 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.
The Info Center may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. The Info Center may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Info Center does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Info Center 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 The Info Center's behalf or to provide services available at The Info Center's 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 The Info Center's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Info Center 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, The Info Center discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Info Center believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Info Center, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an The Info Center website and have supplied your email address, The Info Center 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 The Info Center 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. The Info Center takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If The Info Center, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Info Center 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 The Info Center may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Although most changes are likely to be minor, The Info Center may change its Policy from time to time, and in The Info Center's sole discretion. The Info Center encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Policy. If you have a https://www.thecenteratmdc.org account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.