150 Countries ("150 Countries") operates 150countries.com and may operate other websites. It is 150 Countries' policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, 150 Countries 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. 150 Countries' purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how 150 Countries' visitors use its website. From time to time, 150 Countries may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
150 Countries also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on 150countries.com blogs/sites. 150 Countries 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 150 Countries' websites choose to interact with 150 Countries in ways that require 150 Countries to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that 150 Countries gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at 150countries.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with 150 Countries are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, 150 Countries collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with 150 Countries. 150 Countries 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.
150 Countries may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. 150 Countries may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, 150 Countries does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
150 Countries 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 150 Countries' behalf or to provide services available at 150 Countries' 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 150 Countries' websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. 150 Countries 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, 150 Countries discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when 150 Countries believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of 150 Countries, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an 150 Countries website and have supplied your email address, 150 Countries 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 150 Countries 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. 150 Countries takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If 150 Countries, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that 150 Countries 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 150 Countries may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Personal information that is directly given to 150 Countries will be stored indefinitely, unless asked to be removed by the subject. This information, as outlined above, will only be used for the purpose of fulfilling the request asked by the subject of 150 Countries. If you would like to raise a complain regarding data storage, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.