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