Privacy Statement for InternetDJ.com
by Michael Bordash
on 2001-08-09 07:35:30
InternetDJ is committed to providing quality online activities and information to fans. While we encourage the interactive nature of online media, we strive to ensure the online safety and privacy of our visitors.
Information Collection Policies
We may request personally identifiable information from visitors who choose to participate in certain activities as described below. Our information practices are described below.
Third Party Advertising
This website may utilize certain services provided by DoubleClick, Inc.
(DoubleClick). For further information concerning DoubleClick's privacy practices,
including the ability to opt-out from any data collection, reporting and/or
targeting activities associated with its services, please go
Third Party Cookies
In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertiser may place or recognize a unique “cookie” on your browser.
Online Sweepstakes and Contests
From time to time, InternetDJ offers visitors the opportunity to enter sweepstakes or contest for a prize. InternetDJ may ask for information such as name and e-mail address. InternetDJ uses this information only for purpose of conducting the sweepstakes or contest and does not disclose such information to third parties, except with a fulfillment house that InternetDJ may contract to help select winners and fulfill prizes. Once the sweepstakes or contest is finished, InternetDJ deletes the personal information collected on the online entry forms.
InternetDJ provides visitors the opportunity to send e-mail to us. We request no personally identifiable information from the visitor. We may share e-mail addresses with our affiliated departments and businesses that may have their own disclosure practices. Visitors' e-mail correspondences are deleted from our system periodically.
InternetDJ may give visitors the option to send "electronic postcards" to friends. We ask the visitor to submit the first name and e-mail addresses of their friends. InternetDJ uses this information only for the purpose of sending the postcards. The recipient's e-mail address is deleted periodically from our system.
Use of Information
At InternetDJ, we may share aggregate information about our visitors with both our affiliated businesses (e.g. Dashboard Music Group, LLC) and externally with third parties, such as advertisers and business partners. We may also share personal information about our visitors (e.g. email address) with our affiliated departments and businesses that may have their own disclosure practices. However, it is our policy to not disclose externally with third parties personal information collected on our site, except in the following instances:
The personal information provided to InternetDJ by visitors may be transferred, disclosed or shared with third parties who may be engaged by us specifically to handle and deliver certain activities (e.g., sweepstakes) and perform other technical and processing functions, such as sending e-mail, providing user services to our visitors, or otherwise operating our site. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
In the event that all or substantially all of the assets relating to InternetDJ are transferred or sold to another entity, personally identifiable information may be transferred to the acquiring entity.
We may also disclose personally identifiable information to third parties when required by law or is pertinent to judicial or government investigations or proceedings, or otherwise necessary to protect our Web site or the safety of its users. Other than as set forth above, we do not at present intend to use your personal information for other purposes. However, in the future we may disclose personal information you have provided to third parties for additional purposes and in the event we do, we will provide notices of such use to our users.
Cookies and Log Data
Cookies are information files that your web browser places on the hard drive of your computer when you visit a web site. Cookies cannot damage user files, nor can they read information from a user's hard drive. Cookies allow web sites to "remember" users activities on a web site as well as users visits to a site. At InternetDJ, cookies are used to determine the number of unique visitors to our web site over a given period. We do not store any personal information into cookies nor do we link or combine information collected through cookies to any personal information submitted by users when participating in our activities. Log data collected on web servers both within InternetDJ's control and under the control of internetdj.com's third party ad service provider, who is required to maintain such data on a confidential basis, supplies InternetDJ with aggregate information about the number of visits to different pages on our site. InternetDJ uses such aggregate information to improve access to our content based on our visitors' browsers and operating system types to make our content available to as many users as possible. We do not link the "log data" collected to personally identifiable information submitted by users when participating in our activities.
InternetDJ has taken steps to ensure that personally identifiable information collected is secure, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to our database servers as well as electronic security systems and password protections, which guard against unauthorized access.
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This policy, like the online medium itself, is subject to change.