The Information We Collect
The type of personally identifiable information that AVI collects includes: name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, fax number, and may also include information about your interests in and use of various products, programs, and services.
The Web Site also allows you to submit information about other people. For example, you might submit a person's mailing and e-mail address to enroll them in an AVI seminar, or if you order publications online and want them sent directly to the recipient, you might submit the recipient's name and address. In addition, when AVI members forward AVI seminar invitations to third parties, we may collect certain personally identifiable information from those third parties, such as their email address.
We also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit the Web Site, such as the type of browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, and the domain name of your Internet service provider.
How We Use the Information
We may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests for our products, programs, and services, to respond to your inquiries about our offerings, and to offer you other products, programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you. We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to notify you when we make changes to our subscriber agreements, to fulfill an online order for AVI products, or to contact you about issues regarding your membership. We use the information that you provide about others to enable us to send them the relevant information which you have requested for them. From time to time, we also may use this information to offer our products, programs, or services to them. he information we collect in connection with our online discussion forums is used to facilitate participation in the forums and, from time to time, to offer you products, programs, or services. If you choose to submit User Content for publication, we may publish your name and other information you have provided to us. We sometimes use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of our products, programs and services and to enable us to provide a more tailored interface for individual Users. We may disclose any User's personally identifiable information in response to a law enforcement agency's request or legal process, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. Agents and contractors of AVI who have access to personally identifiable information are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Notice by, for example, not using the information for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for AVI. AVI members and non-members who have access to personally identifiable information of members and other individuals through the use of the AVI website are also required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Notice, and are required to use such information strictly for business related purposes. Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Notice or as otherwise permitted by law. Please see section 5 of the Terms & Conditions. On occasion, AVI may disclose personally identifiable information to companies whose practices are not covered by this privacy notice (e.g., marketers, magazine publishers, retailers, participatory databases, and non-profit organizations) that want to market products or services to you. We may, on occasion, combine information we receive online with outside records to enhance our ability to market to you those products or services that may be of interest to you. Finally, AVI will not use or transfer personally identifiable information provided to us in ways unrelated to the ones described above.
Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors
Our Commitment to Security
We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online.
Effective Date and Amendments
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns about this policy or its implementation you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.