Black Rapids Press understands how important personal privacy is to you and we are committed to protecting your rights. We want our customers to be aware of what information we collect and how it is handled.
As part of doing business, Black Rapids Press may gather and collect certain information, both personally identifiable and autonomous, regarding its customers, site visitors, and partners.
Black Rapids Press collects information that is said to be “autonomous” through this web site. IP addresses and information collected via “Cookies” are examples of autonomous information. Autonomous Information includes cached information. Autonomous information does not contain specific details about the identity of the person who provides it.
This web site also contains links to web sites that are not affiliated with Black Rapids Press or its authors and which may or may not have similar practices in place to protect the privacy of information that you supply. Black Rapids Press encourages everyone to review the privacy statements of each of the sites that are linked to or accessed from this web site so that there will be no surprise as to how each visited site collects, uses and distributes information.
Personally Identifiable Information
Black Rapids Press may on occastion, with your permission, collect “personally identifiable” about you. Personally identifiable information includes, but is not limited to, name, email address, street addresse, telephone numbers, and similar types of information identifying the person to whom such information belongs. Black Rapids Press will never sells such information.
Cookies are small text files that are utilized to enable a continuous connection to web sites, making it more convenient to visit pages within a web site without the need to download the web site each time. Cookies will only contain information that a user may choose to volunteer. Cookies are meant to assist the user to visit a web site in a seamless fashion. Cookies are particularly useful in facilitating Web transactions that span multiple pages, e.g., purchasing books online.
Use of Information
Black Rapids Press is committed to the confidential treatment of all personally identifiable information that it receives from you. However, Black Rapids Press can not guarantee your information is completely risk-free.
Except as otherwise noted herein, all personally identifiable information that Black Rapids Press collects will only be used for the normal business purpose of communicating with its customers, vendors and business partners. Black Rapids Press also may provide access to personally identifiable information to the extent required for the tax, accounting, legal and other professionals and distribution partners hired by Black Rapids Press to fulfill their fiduciary or representative duty. All such professionals are bound to maintain the confidentiality of information supplied to them.
Black Rapids Press will consider personally identifiable information that is collected and kept about any person to be confidential and will disclose it to a third party only if (i) disclosure is necessary to render Black Rapids Press services and to perform related business activities expressed in this privacy statement ; (ii) disclosure is required pursuant a request for specific customer information to comply with a Subpoena, Court Order, and/or other legal instrument, legal proceeding or relevant law, specifically as it pertains to the US Patriot Act; or (iii) there is an immediate, imminent threat to the safety of any person, or to Black Rapids Press. Upon a customer or website visitor submitting such information to Black Rapids Press, the patron or volunteer acknowledges and agrees to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Statement and Policy, and the customer or web site visitor shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless Black Rapids Press, its authors, agents, and subsidiaries, from and against any and all claims, loss, damage, cost or expense (including attorney’s fees) to the extent such claims directly arise as a result of actions taken by Black Rapids Press pursuant to the provisions described under this Privacy Statement and Policy.
Black Rapids Press will not sell lists containing personally identifiable customer information to unaffiliated third parties in the normal operation of its business.
Links to Other Web Sites
Our web site contains links to other web sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by other sites. We guard the privacy of information about our customers and expect our partners and suppliers to do so as well.
Revision of This Policy
This Privacy Statement and Policy may be revised from time to time by Black Rapids Press by updating this posting. Amendments to this policy will be effective when posted. You should therefore periodically visit this page to review the current Privacy Statement and Policy, so you are aware of any such revisions.