Last Updated: January 5, 2020
INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT
We may obtain information about you in various ways, such as through our activities, events, services and Sites, registration forms, written or oral consent either whether in person or electronically. The type of information we collect includes:
contact information (such as name, postal and email address, telephone number, or photo);
login credentials to events or the Site (if applicable); and
other personal information you affirmatively provide to us, such as through emails you send us or our contact page.
We do not collect identifying information from users of the general public areas of the site, except to the extent that information may be voluntarily provided by the user. Advertising “cookies” may be placed on your computer so that we can better understand your interests. This enables us to present you with customized and targeted advertising based on your previous interaction with the Story Expo site.
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We minimize the amount of data we collect and retain. Any information which we may collect will be used for a specific purpose. For example, we may use the information described above to:
respond to your inquiries;
provide products and services to you;
send you promotional materials and newsletters;
communicate with you about, and administer your participation in, promotions, offers, or surveys
HOW WE PROTECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
We maintain safeguards designed to protect personal information against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, or access, however no data security measures can be guaranteed to be completely effective. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any personal information or other information. You transmit personal information to us at your own risk.
INFORMATION WE SHARE
We do not sell our information to third-party organizations.
We may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process, (ii) to law enforcement authorities or other government entities based on a lawful disclosure request, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent harm or financial loss, or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity. We reserve the right to transfer personal information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a reorganization, spin-off, dissolution or liquidation).
We will retain personal information for as long as needed to provide services to you, subject to any withdrawal of consent by you and our compliance with this Policy. We may further retain and use this personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
YOUR RIGHTS TO YOUR DATA