Effective Date: July 1, 2015
Collection of Information
Personally Identifiable Information
Throughout our Website, you may voluntarily submit information that personally identifies you (“Personally Identifiable Information”). In general, you can visit our Website without telling us who you are or sharing any Personally Identifiable Information about yourself except as follows: APG only collects Personally Identifiable Information about you if you choose to share it with us. For example, you may subscribe to one of our blogs by providing your email address to us, utilize an online performance service, or you may submit Personally Identifiable Information for a job application on our Website. You may also choose to provide Personally Identifiable Information by contacting an individual at APG via an email address provided in a hyperlink. Personally Identifiable Information may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address, physical address, and phone number.
Anonymous Usage Data
Like many other websites, ours may collect anonymous usage data (“Non-Personally Identifiable Information”) about your activity at this Website. We may store information about the type of browser you are using, your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, the time, date, and length of your visit, and the referring site. This information is collected via computer code sent to your computer (commonly referred to as a cookie). The cookie will not expire, unless you manually delete it or set your browser to reject it. If you do not accept the cookie, however, you may have difficulty navigating our full Website.
Use of Information
APG uses Non-Personally Identifiable Information to manage this Website. We may analyze aggregated anonymous information on the pages visited by our users to make our Website more accessible and useful. Further, we may share this data with third parties, usually to provide services for APG associated with the maintenance of the Website.
Links to Other Websites
For your convenience, our Website contains links to other websites (including, but not limited to, several social media sites) whose information and privacy practices are probably different than ours. If you choose to use these links, you will leave our Website and will then be subject to the privacy and information practices of those websites. We do not control and are not responsible for any of their content or their privacy policies. We do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software, or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you choose to access any of the other websites listed on our Website, you should understand that you do so at your own risk.
We employ commercially reasonable security measures to reduce the risk of unauthorized access to your Personally Identifiable Information. However, we cannot and do not guarantee that these measures will be sufficient to protect against all efforts to gain unauthorized access to that information.
We are committed to complying with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Our Website is not directed to children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If we receive Personally Identifiable Information that we discover was provided by a child under the age of 13, we will promptly destroy such information. Schools and parents should supervise their children’s online activities and consider the use of other means to provide a child-friendly online environment. If you would like to learn more about COPPA, visit the Federal Trade Commission home page at http://www.ftc.gov.
California Privacy Rights
Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83, California residents may request certain information regarding our disclosures in the prior calendar year, if any, of their Personally Identifiable Information to third parties for their own direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org with “California Privacy Rights Request” in the subject line. You must include sufficient detail for us to locate your file: at a minimum, your name, email address, and postal address.
Application of United States Laws
Our Website is based on computers located in the United States. Your Personally Identifiable Information will be used and stored in the United States, where data protection and privacy regulations may differ from the level of protection in other parts of the world, such as in Mexico, Canada, and the European Union.
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