Information We Collect
1. Navigational Information. We may gather navigational information during each user’s visit to the Website. In the process of gathering navigational information, non-personally identifiable information (e.g., domain type, browser version, service provider and IP address) may be collected. Such information may be gathered by us to learn more about the technical efficiencies of the Website (such as the time it takes a visitor to connect to the Website or download pages) and the use of the Website by visitors, including the areas of the Website that are most visited or the time of a last visit to a page on the Website. We use this information to better understand and improve a visitor’s experience at the Website.
2. Personal Information. You may choose to provide personal information (such as your name, email address, and telephone number) on this Website when you contact us, sign up for our RSS feed, register for an event, or choose to receive Vorys information or other communications. If you choose to provide personal information, you will also be subject to our Disclaimer.
How We Use and Share Information Collected Online
We may use information collected online to respond to your inquiries, to complete your registration, and to send you information that we think may be of interest to you.
Except as provided in this paragraph, we do not sell, rent, trade or otherwise disclose personal information about our Website visitors. Our service providers that we have retained to perform services on our behalf (for example, maintaining and hosting the Website) may have access to email addresses provided by our Website visitors and some navigational information. These service providers are not authorized by us to use or disclose such email addresses or navigational information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements. In addition, we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to comply with applicable law, or to protect users of the Website, the public or the Website itself.
We may use a browser feature known as a cookie on this Website. A cookie is a small data file that is stored by your web browser on your computer. Information collected from cookies is used to evaluate the effectiveness of our Website, analyze trends, and administer the Website. The information collected from cookies allows us to determine such things as which parts of our Website are most visited and difficulties our visitors may experience in accessing our Website. With this knowledge, we can improve the quality of your experience on our Website by recognizing and delivering more of the most desired features and information, as well as by resolving access difficulties.
Links to Other Sites
For your convenience, our Website may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices, advertising, products, services or the content of such websites. Links that appear on our Website should not necessarily be deemed to imply that we endorse or have any affiliation with the linked websites. We encourage you to review the separate privacy policies of each website you visit.
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions about our information practices, please contact:
Effective Date (last updated on): June 15, 2009