ScreenSleuth.com (“Screen Sleuth”) operates the website ScreenSleuth.com. It is Screen Sleuth’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website(s).
Like most website operators, Screen Sleuth 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. Screen Sleuth’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Screen Sleuth’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Screen Sleuth may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Screen Sleuth also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, email addresses, and aggregate user data. Screen Sleuth does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Screen Sleuth may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website(s). For instance, Screen Sleuth may monitor any and all reviews and ratings pages to screen for and identify spam. Screen Sleuth may delete any of this information without notice and without any recourse.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Screen Sleuth’s website(s) choose to interact with Screen Sleuth in ways that require Screen Sleuth to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Screen Sleuth gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors that rate and review and/or submit any television and/or TV on ScreenSleuth.com to provide an email address. Those who engage in transactions with Screen Sleuth – by purchasing advertising on ScreenSleuth.com, for example – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Screen Sleuth collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Screen Sleuth. 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. Screen Sleuth collects user submitted information such as name(s) and email address to authenticate users and/or to send notifications to those users relating to Screen Sleuth service(s). Screen Sleuth also collects other profile data in order to assist users in finding and communicating with each other.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Screen Sleuth 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 Screen Sleuth’s behalf or to provide services available at Screen Sleuth’s website(s), 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 Screen Sleuth’s website(s), you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Screen Sleuth 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, Screen Sleuth discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Screen Sleuth believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Screen Sleuth, third parties or the public at large. If you have submitted information by participating in the Screen Sleuth website(s) and have supplied your email address, Screen Sleuth 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 Screen Sleuth and our products. If you send us a request (for example via a support 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. Screen Sleuth takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information to ScreenSleuth.com and any other published pages on the website that that information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by those people to send you unsolicited communications. ScreenSleuth.com information including pictures, first names, last names, business names, aliases, and contact information may be displayed to website visitors in order to facilitate user interaction on ScreenSleuth.com. Screen Sleuth and registered users of Screen Sleuth may modify and/or remove any personally identifying information at any time. Screen Sleuth reserves the right to transfer personal information to a successor in interest that acquires rights to that information as a result of the sale of Screen Sleuth or substantially all of its assets to that successor in interest.