EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2013
This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for www.open-mag.com.
At Strategic Communications, we intend to give you as much control as possible over your personal information, including the Registration Data. We will let each user know how we will use the personal information derived from each user's access to and use of Strategic Communications and/or the Services. The Open Magazine website contains links to other websites, whether owned or controlled by Strategic Communications affiliates or unrelated third parties. Strategic Communications is not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of any linked website.
Subject to the foregoing, Strategic Communications may conduct surveys of other studies of its customer base and usage for marketing and planning purposes. With respect to information collected from such surveys or studies, and in the event that responses are to be publicly disclosed, users will be notified at the time they take the survey and Strategic Communications will disclose only aggregate information regarding its users and not personal information identifying any specific individual. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in cases where surveys allow users to submit written comments, and where Strategic Communications advises users of the possibility of such disclosure at the time they take the survey, Strategic Communications reserves the right to disclose text information provided by any user through such a survey, provided that no personal information identifying that user is disclosed.
Other Notification: In order to implement or enforce the Terms of Service of the relevant Strategic Communications site, Strategic Communications may use personal information to contact users on an individual basis.
At no time, unless such disclosure is required by law or a user specifically authorizes such disclosure, will Strategic Communications disclose individual user personal information that is not publicly available to unrelated third parties.
Surveys and Resulting Information: Subject to the foregoing, Strategic Communications may conduct surveys or other studies of its customer base and usage for marketing and planning purposes. Participation in such surveys is at the user's option; Strategic Communications does not conduct mandatory surveys.
With respect to information collected from such surveys or studies, and in the event that responses are to be publicly disclosed, users will be notified at the time they take the survey and Strategic Communications will disclose only aggregate information regarding its users and not personal information identifying any specific individual. Circumstances under which Strategic Communications would publicly disclose such aggregate information include, but are not limited to, sharing survey results with the site population, providing data to Strategic Communications advertisers on user preferences and/or demographics, and publicizing overall usage data in press communications.