What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our Web site you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Web site.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide
You will provide us information about yourself, your firm or company, and your practices when you register for certain services, or register for our email newsletters and alerts. You may also provide additional comments on how you see Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations servicing your needs and interests.
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses.
Web Site Use Information
Similar to other Web sites, our Web site utilises a standard technology called “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and Web server logs to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after our Web site. We, our advertisers and ad serving companies may also use small technology or pieces of code to determine which advertisements and promotions users have seen and how users responded to them.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering and expanding our business activities, providing customer service and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our Web site, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. You may opt out of these notifications at any time by using the unsubscribe link in the footer of the emails we send you.
What Are Cookies?
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
Sharing Information with Third Parties
We will not share your personal information with any third parties at any time, unless required to do so for law enforcement purposes.
We may, from time to time, use your information to email you offers on behalf of our member organizations and/or sponsors. In such cases, those third parties will not have access to your personal information – unless you choose to give them your information directly.
How Do We Protect Your Information?
How Do We Secure Information Transmissions?
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do not send private information to us by email. Some of the information you may enter on our Web site may be transmitted securely via Secure Sockets Layer SSL, 128 bit encryption services. Pages utilizing this technology will have URLs that start with HTTPS instead of HTTP.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database by emailing [email protected].
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to:
- conform to the law or comply with legal process served on us or affiliated parties;
- (b) protect and defend our rights and property, our site, the users of our site, and/or our affiliated parties; or
- (c) act under circumstances to protect the safety of users of our site, us, or third parties.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?We are not responsible for the practices employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other Web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our Web site.