ESL Conversation Topics 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. ESL Conversation Topics’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how ESL Conversation Topics’s visitors use its website. From time to time, ESL Conversation Topics may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
ESL Conversation Topics also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blog. ESL Conversation Topics only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering Of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to ESL Conversation Topics’s websites choose to interact with ESL Conversation Topics in ways that require ESL Conversation Topics to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that ESL Conversation Topics gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. ESL Conversation Topics collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with ESL Conversation Topics. ESL Conversation Topics does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. 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.
ESL Conversation Topics may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. ESL Conversation Topics may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, ESL Conversation Topics does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection Of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
ESL Conversation Topics discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on ESL Conversation Topics’s behalf or to provide services available at ESL Conversation Topics’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using ESL Conversation Topics’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. ESL Conversation Topics 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, ESL Conversation Topics discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when ESL Conversation Topics believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of ESL Conversation Topics, third parties or the public at large. If you have supplied your email address, ESL Conversation Topics 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 ESL Conversation Topics and our products. ESL Conversation Topics takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If ESL Conversation Topics, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that ESL Conversation Topics goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of ESL Conversation Topics may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.