Like most website operators, Acella collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available to website operators, like the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. In addition to other purposes as Acella may determine from time to time, Acella’s collects non-personally identifying information to better understand how Acella’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Acella may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, and by accessing this website, you agree to such use.
Acella may also collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users or those referred from other sites or operators, like WordPress. Acella will only disclose logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to the Acella Websites choose to interact with Acella in ways that require Acella to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Acella gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, Acella may request that visitors who sign up for a newsletter or other Resources provide a username and email address, plus such other information as Acella may believe necessary, including financial or otherwise, depending on the nature of the transaction contemplated. In each case, Acella collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Acella. Acella 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.
Acella may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Acella may monitor popular blogs or use spam screened via software or service to help identify spam. Acella may display this information publicly or provide it to others. Acella does not, however, disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Acella discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Acella’s behalf or to provide services available at Acella’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your state, province or country; by using the Acella Websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Acella 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, Acella will disclose potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, in response to an investigation, under process of law or when Acella believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect Acella’s rights and interests, third parties, or the public at large. If you are a registered user of one or more Avion Websites and have supplied your email address, you agree that in addition to any Resources you may have solicited or requested, Acella may further send you an email to provide you with information, to inform you of new products, to solicit your feedback, or to keep you up to date on Acella and its products. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Acella will undertake commercially reasonable efforts to guard against unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information, which efforts you agree are sufficient, adequate and complete.
In the event (i) Acella engages in one more asset sales or purchases, (ii) Acella is acquired, (iii) Acella engages in one or more business combinations, mergers or acquisitions, (iv) substantially all of Acella’s assets are acquired, or (v) Acella is subject to an event bankruptcy, you acknowledge and agree that user information comprises an asset of Acella and that the same is subject to assignment, transfer and/or acquisition by a third party. Accordingly, and notwithstanding anything to the contrary, you acknowledge and agree that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Acella may continue to subsequently use your personal information, and that such subsequent use may not be consistent with this Policy.
You acknowledge and agree that Acella has no duty or obligation to respond to or save user comments.