1. Types of Information Collected and How It is Used:
(a) IP Address/Device Information: Your IP address, a series of numbers assigned to your computer, automatically is collected each time you visit our Website, along with information about the type of device and browser you are using to access the Website. This information is not collected in connection with any personally identifiable data about you, such as your email address or name. We use IP addresses and device information to better understand our audience, to investigate misuses of Disability Scoop, and to comply with requests of law enforcement or court orders.
(b) Personal Information: You will be asked to provide some personal information whenever you create or register for any type of account with Disability Scoop, including for example your name and email address. This information may be shared with or stored by any third-party provider Disability Scoop engages to administer offerings on the Website. You also will be asked to provide personal information when you post a comment on Disability Scoop. Email addresses will be stored by Disability Scoop and/or its third-party comment system but will not be shared or displayed publicly unless you include the email address within the body of your comment. The name you provide with your comment and the contents of your comment will be stored by Disability Scoop and/or a third-party comment system and published on the Website. Any personal information you provide to Disability Scoop may be provided to outside entities in the aggregate without disclosing personally identifiable information.
(c) Statistical Information: We may conduct voluntary polls and surveys of Website users to better understand the audience we serve. Information culled from polls and surveys may be compiled and shared with outside entities, but no personally identifiable information will be disclosed to such entities.
(e) Billing and Credit Cards: Disability Scoop collects personal information, including your name, email address, physical address, and credit card information, to process payments on the Website. This information may be stored and shared with third parties for the purpose of processing payments.
2. Disclosure of Information Collected:
We may disclose your personal information to:
(a) Comply with the law, a court order, or legal process served on us.
(b) Cooperate with the investigation of alleged unlawful conduct or to enforce and protect Disability Scoop's intellectual property and other rights associated with the Website.
(c) Process payments for services or goods purchased through the Website.
(d) Transfer assets of Disability Scoop to another company.
(e) Provide technical support and improve the services on the Website.We may also disclose your personal information as otherwise provided herein.
3. Disability Scoop allows users to submit comments on the Website and may make discussion forums available to users. Disability Scoop may also provide opportunities for readers to submit questions and other submissions. Any information submitted to Disability Scoop may be stored by Disability Scoop and made publicly available. Please be careful not to tell too much about yourself. Remember, you are ultimately responsible for any personal information you post online.
4. By signing up to receive Disability Scoop Email News or registering for any type of account with Disability Scoop, you agree to receive email communications from us. Receiving email communications is completely voluntary, and users may choose to unsubscribe from email communications at any time by using the unsubscribe button at the bottom of email communications. However, transactional emails that are initiated in response to contacting us or are related to the purchase of services or goods through the Website cannot be opted-out of. If you contact Disability Scoop through any of the contact forms made available on the Website or via other means, Disability Scoop may store any information you submit. We may use the information you submit to respond to your inquiry and otherwise in connection with the operation of Disability Scoop.
Please note that our Terms and Conditions also govern use of Disability Scoop.