Blair & Company Privacy Policy

Last modified: October 13, 2017

 

Introduction

 

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this Policy.  This Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website www.blairandco.net (our “Website”), and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information. 

 

This Policy applies to any information that we collect on the Website, including any information in any e-mails, posts, texts and other electronic messages between you and the Website and any information about you transferred to the Website from other websites.  This Policy does not apply to any information that we collect by any other means, including offline collection.  

 

Please read this Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it.  If you do not agree with our policies and practices, you can choose not to use our Website.  By accessing or using our Website, you agree to this privacy Policy.  This Policy may change from time to time.  Your continued use of the Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the Policy periodically for updates.

 

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It

 

We may collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address and telephone number.  All of this information is cumulatively referred to in this Policy as “Personal Information”.  

 

The information we collect on or through our Website may include information that you provide by using our services, posting material, requesting further services or reporting a problem with our Website.  We will also retain records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact us.

 

 As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may automatically collect certain traffic data and usage information to help us manage our content and improve your use of the Website.  This may include information about your equipment, your IP address and your browsing actions and patterns when you visit our Website, including the referring and exit pages.  The technologies that we use for this automatic data collection may include cookies that are stored on your computer, small embedded electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) and other types of embedded code on the Website that permit us to count users and obtain other related Website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain Website content and verifying system and server integrity).

           

How We Use Your Information

 

We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Information, to present our Website and its contents to you, to provide you with information, products or services that you request from us and to fulfill any other purpose for which you provide the information.  We may also use your Personal Information to notify you about changes to our Website or about any products or services we offer or provide and to carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.  We may also use the information that you provide in any other way that we describe when you provide the information and for any other purpose with your consent.

 

We may use your Personal Information for any permitted marketing purposes described below (see Section titled “Use of Personal Information for Marketing Purposes; Tracking”).

 

Disclosure of Your Information

 

We may disclose your Personal Information for any permitted marketing purposes described below (see Section titled “Use of Personal Information for Marketing Purposes; Tracking”).  We may also disclose your Personal Information for any other purpose disclosed when the information is provided, and for any other purpose with your consent.

 

We may convert or combine some Personal Information of users into de-identified or aggregated data that does not disclose any of the Personal Information of any individual user.  We may disclose any such de-identified or aggregated data without restriction.

 

We may disclose Personal Information to our subsidiaries and affiliates and to any contractors, service providers (e.g., Google Analytics) and other third parties who need to know such information to support our permitted uses of Personal Information.  We may disclose such Personal Information to a buyer or other successor to our business in the event of a sale of equity or assets, reorganization, merger or a similar corporate transaction.

 

Some of the information that we collect from cookies, web beacons or other embedded code relates to your personal use of the Website and allows us to store information about your preferences, speed up your searches and recognize you when you return to our Website.  Other information that we collect from cookies, web beacons or other embedded code is not tied to your Personal Information and enables us to estimate our audience size and usage patterns.  This traffic data may be shared with third parties without restriction.

 

 We may also disclose your Personal Information to comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request and to enforce or apply our Terms of Use, including for billing and collection purposes, or if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of our customers or others.  This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

 

Social Media Sites and Widgets

 

You may be able to use social media widgets such as the Facebook Like button on the Website.  These widgets will collect your IP address and identify which page you are visiting on the Website, and make your preference information available to third parties.  The information collected by such widgets is controlled by third party privacy policies. 

 

Use of Personal Information for Marketing Purposes; “Tracking”

 

We may use your Personal Information to provide you with promotional information about our own products and services.  Currently, we do not provide any of your Personal Information to third parties to use for advertising or marketing purposes.  We do not currently allow third parties to collect Personal Information on the Website that could be used by them to analyze and store information about your on-line activities over time and across third party sites for tracking purposes.  Therefore, the Website does not and will not respond to any “DO NOT TRACK” signals sent by your browser or otherwise.

 

Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information

 

You have certain choices regarding the Personal Information you provide to us.  You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies.  If you disable or refuse cookies, some parts of the Website may then be inaccessible or not function properly. 

 

If you do not wish to have your Personal Information used by us to promote our own products or services, you can opt out by sending us an e-mail stating your request to support@blairandco.net.  If you no longer wish to receive promotional e-mails from us about our own products or services, you can also opt-out of such communications by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” or “Updating your e-mail preferences” link in the most recent e-mail you received from us and following the prompts that appear.  This opt-out does not apply to any transactional e-mails you may receive from us (e.g., updates to this privacy Policy, etc.).

 

Your California Privacy Rights

 

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our Website who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  To make such a request, please send an e-mail to support@blairandco.net.  Please note that we do not currently make disclosures of Personal Information to third parties for marketing purposes.

 

Accessing and Correcting Your Information

 

You may send us an e-mail at support@blairandco.net to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us.  We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.

 

Children Under the Age of 13

 

Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age, and no one under age 13 may provide any information to this Website.  We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13.  If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website, make any purchases through this Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use.  If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information.  If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at support@blairandco.net.

 

Children Users Outside of the United States

 Our Website is hosted in the United States and our services are provided from the United States.  It is possible that certain information will be stored on servers in multiple other countries on the “cloud” or other similar distributed hosting platforms.  If you are a user accessing our Website or services from the European Union, Asia or any other region with laws governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure that differ from United States laws, please note that you are transferring your Personal Information outside your home jurisdiction, and that by providing your Personal Information you are consenting to the transfer of your Personal Information to the United States and other jurisdictions as indicated above, and to our use and disclosure of your Personal Information in accordance with this policy.

 

Data Security

 

We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure.  All information that you provide to us is stored on our servers behind firewalls.

 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information over the Internet is not completely secure.  Although we have implemented security measures that we think are adequate, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted to our Website.  Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk.  We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.

 

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

 

We post any changes we make to our privacy Policy on this page.  If we make material changes to how we treat our users’ personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the Website home page.  The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page.  You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable e-mail address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy Policy to check for any changes.

 

Contact Information

 

To ask questions or comment about this privacy Policy and our privacy practices, contact us at support@blairandco.net.

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