Effective Date: 09/16/2009
Information Collection and How it is Used
• Patty Davis Designs collects personal information when you make a purchase. When you make a purchase Patty Davis Designs will ask for your billing address, phone number, and credit card. When you sign up for our newsletter, you are asked for your email address and certain other optional information.
• Patty Davis Designs automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookies, and the pages you request. This data is only used in the aggregate, and is used only to help identify trends in pattern popularity.
• Patty Davis Designs uses information for the following general purposes: products and services provisioning, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, research, and anonymous reporting. IP addresses are automatically reported by your browser each time you view a web page. Your IP address is stored in Patty Davis Design’s user registration databases when you make a purchase from Patty Davis Designs. IP addresses may be used for various research purposes.
Patty Davis Designs will send you a welcome/confirmation email when you sign up for Patty Davis Design’s services. Receipt of this email is required for using Patty Davis Design’s services.
Patty Davis Designs will send you service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so.
Patty Davis Designs may periodically email you with administrative messages. Patty Davis Designs will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes. Your information may be combined with information Patty Davis Designs collects from other companies and used to improve and personalize services, content and advertising. If you don’t wish to receive administrative messages or participate in these programs, simply opt-out by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Patty Davis Designs offers subscriptions to Patty Davis Designs email newsletters. E-mails will be sent to you when new patterns or services are added to the site. Your email address will only be used for this feature. You may unsubscribe at anytime by following the instructions on the e-mail.
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. Patty Davis Designs uses its own cookies for a number of purposes, including to: keep track of preferences you specify while you are using Patty Davis Design’s; on your interests and activity on Patty Davis Designs; estimate and report Patty Davis Design’s total audience size and traffic; conduct research to improve Patty Davis Design’s content and services. Patty Davis Designs cookies do not collect personal information, and Patty Davis Designs does not combine information collected through cookies with other personal information to tell us who you are or what your username or email address is.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Patty Davis Designs employs other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and needs to share your information with them to provide products and services to you. Examples include but are not limited to fulfilling orders, handling billing disputes and collections, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance and providing customer service.
Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and Patty Davis Design’s ability to keep the community free from bad actors, Patty Davis Designs will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement, other government officials, or other third parties without a subpoena, court order, legal process, or substantially similar legal procedure, except when Patty Davis Designs believes in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to protect Patty Davis Design’s rights.
Patty Davis Designs limits access to personal information about you to employees who Patty Davis Designs believes reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. Your Patty Davis Designs Account Information is password-protected.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number) Patty Davis Designs encrypts that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). Patty Davis Designs follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once Patty Davis Designs receives it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while Patty Davis Designs strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, Patty Davis Designs cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on Patty Davis Design’s Web site, you can email Patty Davis Designs at email@example.com.
If you have questions or suggestions you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.