The Notable Woman: Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, Permissions Policy, and Comments Policy

The Notable Woman: Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, Permissions Policy, and Comments Policy

Thank you for visiting TheNotableWoman.com, owned and operated by Cristin Downs. My lawyer requests that you read my terms of use and privacy policy before using the site or submitting any personal information to me.

By using the site, you are accepting the practices described herein. These practices may be changed, but any changes will be posted and changes will only apply to activities and information on a going forward, not retroactive basis.

Note: The terms of use and privacy practices set forth in this agreement are for this website only. If you link to other web sites while visiting our website, please review the terms of use and privacy policies posted at those sites. I cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

TERMS OF USE

If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern The Notable Woman’s relationship with you in relation to this website. The term ‘Company’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to The Notable Woman. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of this website. The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

– The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
– Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
– The website may provide you with an opportunity to share and upload your photos, videos, text and other information (collectively any submission or derivative thereof is referred to as “Content”). You hereby grant the Company a perpetual license to use, redact, republish, copy, sell, distribute, perform and distribute your Content and screen name, including any intellectual property contained therein, in any medium now known or hereinafter developed without payment or compensation to you and without seeking any further approval from you. You acknowledge that nothing contained within your Content would require us to seek permission of a third party in order to use the Content. You also agree to waive any moral rights, or right to any residual payment associated with Content if such Content is published, sold, distributed, or otherwise commercially exploited.
– Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
– This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited.
– All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
– Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.
– From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
– Company is under no obligation to screen or monitor Content, but we retain the right to include, edit or remove any Content at any time without notice.

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions! I can be reached at cristin@TheNotableWoman.com

AFFILIATE DISCLAIMER

You should assume that The Notable Woman is an affiliate for providers of goods and services sometimes mentioned in our Content. I may be compensated when you purchase from a provider. Such goods and services are sold by providers I know and trust. I only act as an affiliate for goods and services that I wholeheartedly believe will benefit you.

PRIVACY

This privacy policy sets out how The Notable Woman uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website. I am committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should I ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. I may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from August 15, 2016.

I may collect the following information:

– Name and company name if applicable
– Contact information including email address
– Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
– Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

I require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

– Internal record keeping
– I may use the information to improve our products and services
– I may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which I think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided
– From time to time, I may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. I may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.

Security

I am committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, I have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How I use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. I use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps me analyze data about webpage traffic and improve this website in order to tailor it to customer needs. I only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Overall, cookies help me provide you with a better website, by enabling me to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives me access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with this site. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information: If you have previously agreed to me using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by clicking “unsubscribe” at the bottom of email correspondence, or by writing to me at cristin@thenotablewoman.com.

I will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless I have your permission or are required by law to do so.

PERMISSIONS POLICY

You may:

– print posts/content of our site for non-commercial use (up to 25 copies only) as long as you include the following copyright notice: “© TheNotableWoman.com All rights reserved. Originally published at www.TheNotableWoman.com.”

– re-post a summary of an article (or an excerpt of up to 100 words) with a link back to the original post

– link to this site or any of the public postsI

I do not allow any of the following without our written permission:

– re-posting my content in its entirety

– altering or selling any content on this site

– translation of our writings in to another language (because I would want to verify the accuracy of each translation)

To request permission for any of the uses on the above “We do not allow” list, please email cristin@thenotablewoman.com.

COMMENT POLICY

By posting on this site, you agree to the policies below.

I welcome comments on my blog posts. Please keep your comments clean and related to the content. I reserve the right to remove any comment. This site, and the web in general, is all about dialogue and the sharing of information. Therefore, feel free to ask questions, disagree, provide alternate methods, or comment on the post as long as your comment’s content is not offensive, defamatory, abusive, or otherwise mean and inappropriate.

Comment Privacy
You may comment anonymously or under a name/username. The email address you use to submit a comment will not be displayed on this site and will not be sold or used to contact you unless you request to be contacted.

Ownership of Comment
You retain ownership of comments you leave on our site; you simply grant us a license to post your comments. This license is irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, and royalty-free. You grant us the right to store, transmit, display, use, publish, reproduce, and distribute your comments in any format, including but not limited to a blog, in a book, in a presentation, in a class, or in a video.

I expressly disclaim any and all liability that may result from any comment you leave on this site. By commenting on this site, you agree that you retain all ownership rights for the comments you post on this site and that you will relieve me from any and all liability that may result from those postings.

I’m here to help!

Again, I’m here to answer any questions you may have. Just send them to cristin@thenotablewoman.com. Thanks so much for being part of my community, and for taking the time to read this Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, Permissions Policy, and Comments Policy.