This privacy statement provides notice of the standards and terms under which JohnHirth.com protects the privacy of information supplied by visitors to sites on the internet that are operated by JohnHirth.com. This privacy statement provides notice of our information collection practices and of the ways in which your information may be used. This policy may change from time to time, so please check back periodically to review this information. What information does JohnHirth.com collect and how is it used?
A. Personally-Identifiable Information: JohnHirth.com typically receives specific data about its website visitors only when such information is provided voluntarily, such as when our visitors request information, purchase or enroll for services, provide resume information for employment opportunities, or send us e-mail. Of course, some of these activities require that you give us information, such as when you make a purchase, use a credit card to pay for services, submit your resume, or request certain types of information. When you provide personally-identifiable information to JohnHirth.com through one of our websites, it will be used to fulfill your specific request. In most cases, you will be given the opportunity to select whether you do, or do not, want JohnHirth.com to use this information for additional purposes. You may also request that JohnHirth.com not use your information by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, however, JohnHirth.com reserves the right, in its discretion, to send you bulletins and other important information about your JohnHirth.com services. Absent any instructions from you, JohnHirth.com may use information you provide to inform you about additional services and products offered by the JohnHirth.com family of companies, JohnHirth.com authorized agents, and other goods and services providers with whom JohnHirth.com has relationships and whose offerings might be of interest to you. JohnHirth.com will not, however, sell or trade your personally-identifiable information unless we are authorized or legally required to do so, or in the case of imminent physical harm to the visitor or others. On those JohnHirth.com sites where you may provide JohnHirth.com with credit card or other ordering information via the web, JohnHirth.com protects and secures this information by employing commercially customary web-based security and encryption protocols, examples of which include Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and Secure Electronic Transaction (SET). On those sites where you voluntarily offer any feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas or the like, JohnHirth.com will treat that portion of the information as non-confidential and non-proprietary and, except as otherwise expressed in this privacy statement, JohnHirth.com assumes no obligation to protect such information from disclosure.
B. Non Personally-Identifiable (Generic) Information: In general, JohnHirth.com gathers some generic information automatically. Generic information does NOT reveal the identity of the visitor. It usually includes information about the Internet address assigned to your computer, the number and frequency of visitors, and the JohnHirth.com sites visited. JohnHirth.com gathers this information for the limited purpose of determining customer service and website needs. We accomplish this by using certain technologies, including "cookies" (a technology that can be used to provide the visitor with tailored information about JohnHirth.com services). JohnHirth.com does not combine information collected in this way with any personally-identifiable information. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and you can refuse it.
JohnHirth.com does not send unsolicited or "spam" e-mail. We use e-mail addresses collected for a number of e-mail alerts and/or newsletters updates which are used to communicate new information, special offers and new products to our customers and vendors. JohnHirth.com does not sell or rent its e-mail lists to third parties. It is against our policy to provide any customer information to any third party without the customer's prior permission.
D. Exceptions and Limitations: Notwithstanding the foregoing and in compliance with applicable laws, JohnHirth.com (i) cooperates fully with state, local, and federal officials in any investigation relating to any content (including personal or private electronic communications transmitted to JohnHirth.com) or purported unlawful activities of any user of the Service, and (ii) takes reasonable measures to protect its proprietary rights. For the limited purposes of accomplishing such cooperation and measures and in compliance with applicable laws, JohnHirth.com may be required to disclose personally identifiable information. In addition, JohnHirth.com may elect to monitor the areas of communication of any kind (i) to satisfy any law, regulation, or government request; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate JohnHirth.com; or (iii) to protect the rights or property of JohnHirth.com or others. JohnHirth.com reserves the right to sell or transfer your information (including , but not limited to name, address information, and other information you provided to JohnHirth.com to a third party that (i) concentrates its business in communication products or services; (ii) agrees to be JohnHirth.com's successor in interest with regard to the maintenance and protection of information collected and maintained by JohnHirth.com; and (iii) agrees to the obligations of this policy statement.