Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It. During your visit to our Website, we may collect several kinds of information from you, including some information that personally identifies you. Details about the types of information we may collect include:
We collect this information:
Information You Provide to Us. The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies. As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
How We Use This Information. In general, we use the information described above to respond to your specific inquiries and requests and in aggregate to better understand our Website’s readership. Should you request it, we may also use your e-mail address to send you our newsletter or announcements about new JDC publications and offerings. We only use your data for the purposes to which you consent. In addition, we may use the information we collect about you or that you provide to us:
Information Sharing & Disclosure. JDC does not rent, share, sell or exchange the personal information you provide with any outside third parties for their marketing purposes. The only entities outside JDC that may have access to your personal information are: 1) third parties that help JDC operate our Website or manage our e- mails; 2) law enforcement or other government entities if reasonably required; and 3) a third party in the case of the reorganization, sale, merger, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, asset or stocks, including in the event of corporate restructuring.
Opt-In & Opt-Out Policies. Registering on our Website to access content, subscribing to our e-newsletter, or requesting e-mail notifications of future JDC publications and announcements are free, opt-in services. JDC will only contact you at your request and with your consent. You may at any time opt-out of receiving e-mails from JDC by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in the e-mail you receive.
Links to Third-Party Sites. JDC may provide links to third-party websites as a service to our readers. The use of these third-party services may result in the collection and sharing of information about you by these third-party services. JDC is not responsible for the content or information collection practices of such sites. This Privacy Notice does not address the data processing practices of any third party, unless as specified otherwise. Please note, the inclusion of a link on our Service to a third party’s service does not imply endorsement of the third party’s data handling practices and does not imply that the third party’s practices are covered by this Privacy Notice. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these entities.
Our Commitment to Security. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have taken steps to put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. While we do our best to protect you and your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords and any account information. 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. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online.
Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy. As a policy, JDC does not collect or maintain information on our Website from individuals we actually know are under 13. No part of our Website is structured to attract anyone under 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not use this Website or submit your email address or any other personal information to us through the Website. 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 (240) 512-4220 or send us an e-mail at [email protected] events.com.
Disclosure for Legal Purposes. We reserve the right to disclose any personally identifiable information or other information we collect through the Website if we are required to do so by law or if we reasonably believe that the disclosure is necessary in order to (a) fulfill a government request; (b) conform with the requirements of law or comply with legal process served on us; (c) protect or defend our legal rights or property, the Website or its users, or third-party licensors of any material on the Website; or (d) in an emergency protect the health or safety of the users of the Website or the general public.
Effective December 2022