This statement is effective as of November 1, 2009.
You are not required to provide personally identifiable information to visit this Web site; however, in order to access your third party message accounts you are required to enter your user name(s) and password(s). In order to use the basic services of this Web site, TRANSFORM does not store your user name(s) or password(s) on our server. If you wish to utilize advanced features of our Web site, such as user accounts, storage of your name(s) and password(s) may be necessary. In addition, TRANSFORM may collect usage data and other information on all users, but it is not personally identifiable except as described below under the IP Addresses section.
Users of this Web site may post messages regarding various topics in the posting areas of the Web site. Such messages will be saved on our servers and will be accessible to the public. Accordingly, to the extent that your message includes personally identifiable information, it will be saved on our server(s) and may be disclosed to the public in perpetuity.
TRANSFORM compiles logs of IP addresses of this Web site's visitors for administrative and analytical purposes. TRANSFORM does not routinely collect any personally identifiable information through its compilation of IP address or the location of computers on the Internet.
However, in cases of suspected abuse or service problems, TRANSFORM may use an IP address in conjunction with other personally identifiable information to enforce our Terms of Service and/or to protect or troubleshoot this Web site, its users or others who may be affected.
Except as provided below in Section 6, below, TRANSFORM will not share personally identifiable information associated with IP addresses with third parties without your permission.
TRANSFORM may share aggregate IP addresses data that does not include personally identifiable information
Sharing of Information.
TRANSFORM may share personally identifiable information with third parties in the following cases:
a. To enable the normal course of functionality of this Web site (for example, your user name(s) and password(s) will be shared with your message services in order to permit you to send or receive messages). In some cases, TRANSFORM may work with third parties that do analysis and development on our behalf. We may share your personally identifiable information with such a third party on the condition that the third party maintains the information as confidential and uses the information only to perform the services specified by TRANSFORM;
b. To respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;
TRANSFORM reserves the right to send you certain communications relating to the TRANSFORM service, such as service announcements and administrative messages without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them, we plan on doing so sparingly.
Notification of Changes.
Any changes to this policy will be posted on our Web site in this location.
Links to Other Sites.
Comments and Questions.
If you have any comments or questions you may address them to the customer service department at TRANSFORM