Privacy is good. We like it and we assume you do too. As a reader of Opalfestival, your privacy is important to us.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be
asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you
with your experience.
We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to a newsletter or enter information on our site.
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
As a general rule, we do not sell, rent, lease or otherwise transfer any informatioin collected whether automatically or through your voluntary action.
We may disclose your personal information to our subsidiaries, affiliates and service providers for the purpose of providing our services to you.
We may disclose your personal information to a third party, including a lawyer or collection agency, when nesessary to enforce our terms of service or any other agreement between you and Opalfestival
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights or when compelled by a court or other governmental entity to do so.
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through your browser (like Internet Explorer or Firefox) settings. Each
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learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled It won't
affect the user's experience that make your site experience more
efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
However, you can still register on the site.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. You can find them here
Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users
based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet.
Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented the following:
We, along with third-party vendors, such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users are able to change their personal information:
How does our site handle do not track signals?
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
Our website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not specifically market to children under 13. No one under age 13 may provide any information to or on this website.
If you are under age 13, do not use or provide any information on this website or through any of its features or make any purchases.
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
If you are within the Europena Union, you are entitled to certain information and have certain rights under GDPR. Those rights include:
We require only the information that is reasonably required to enter into a contract with you. We will not require you to provide consent for any unnecessary processing as a condition of entering into a contract with us.
We will retain any information you choose to provide us until the earlier of: (a) you are usking us to delete the information, (b) our decision to cease using our existing data providers, or (c) Opalfestival.com decides that the value in retaining the data is outweighted by the costs of retaining it.
By using this website, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this site. Your continued use of the site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
This document was last updated on May 24, 2018
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