This policy was last updated on: October 6, 2011
What Information Is Collected
When you visit the NLJ Site, we recognize only information that does not personally identify you. We will see your e-mail address only if you send us an e-mail message. We collect Internet-related Information from visitors to the NLJ Site, including the referring URL, your IP address, which browser you used to come to this Site, the country, state or province, and the pages of our Site that you viewed during your visit, for the purposes of system administration, to gather broad demographic information, to monitor the level of Site activity and market analysis. We track customers’ traffic patterns throughout their online sessions, including which pages or specific URLs you view while using the Site. We also use your Internet-related Information to diagnose problems with our servers and software and to administer our Site.
How Information Is Used
When you provide information about yourself, we use it to improve our products and services and the content of this Site. We may also use it to send you information about our products and services that you request. Except as described below, we do not sell or otherwise provide the information collected or stored about you to any third parties. We may create aggregate information from records that contain personal information, and may include in those records information you have provided to us, or information we have obtained from third parties. We may use aggregate information for our legitimate business purposes.
At present, this Site uses session cookies to track online activity of Web users. A session cookie is a piece of data on the user’s computer tied to information about the user, and the cookie expires (is removed from the user’s system) when the browser is closed. The cookies used by the NLJ Site do not contain personally identifiable information, but if you provide us with any personally identifiable information, we may associate it with cookies or other tracking utilities provided by third parties to offer increased personalization and functionality on the NLJ Site.
You may block cookies by changing the settings on your Internet browser. However, if you block cookies, you may limit our ability to offer you certain services or features.
We may use other companies to perform certain functions on our behalf, such as services related to the design, maintenance and improvement of this Site and our database and related systems. We will share your information with those companies that perform certain functions on our behalf under contract to us, as well as in the following other situations. We may also need to disclose personal information if required by law; when we have a good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding; to respond to a court order or legal process served on us; or when necessary to protect the rights, safety or property of users of this Site, the public or NLJ. If we merge with or are acquired by another company, if we sell all or substantially all of our relevant assets or file for bankruptcy, we may disclose personal information to the acquirer.
Our users are given the opportunity to opt-out of having their email address used for commercial emails from NLJ at the time they receive any marketing email messages from us. In any case, users who no longer wish to receive our promotional communications may opt-out of receiving these communications by contacting us as instructed in our communication
Use of This Website by Children
The NLJ Site is not designed for, nor do we believe it is appealing to, children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. We encourage children to consult their parents before providing personal information. Parents, to learn more about how to protect your children online, visit http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/tech/tec08.shtm.
The NLJ Site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of each and every site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by the NLJ Site.
Information Storage and Transfer
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