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