In general, you may use the Service and view its content while remaining anonymous by not providing any personal information.
Registering with Shimon
In order to use certain services provided on or through the Service, you may need to register with us, which will entail your disclosure and transmission of certain information about you. In connection with your registration, or at any time after registering, you may “opt-out” or unsubscribe from receiving any communications from us by following the unsubscribe instructions on the registration page, the Service or in any email you receive from us.
Information We Collect
If you register with us, we shall collect certain personal information provided by you, which may include your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, billing information, credit card or other financial account information, and certain other personal, professional and demographic information about you.
Our Service may also collect non-identifiable information that becomes available to us as a result of your use of our Service. This information includes, for example, your IP address (a number automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Service, and which is logged by our servers), your Internet Service Provider (“ISP”), your web browser, the type of operating system, the domain name of the website which links you to our Service, the pages you visited, the average time spent on the Service, and the products searched for on the Service.
Because we are very interested in the successful dissemination of information through the Service, we will review user trends recorded on certain log files. In connection with such log files, analysis software will be used to generate reports that will allow us to determine how we can enhance your experience with our Service. This information will not be used to ascertain your identity or the substance of what you are viewing. The log files may be purged periodically, in our discretion, to maximize space on the server.
Collection of Personally Identifying Information from or about Children
Shimon does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to register or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to Shimon. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
Use and Disclosure of Your Personal Information
The information we learn from users helps us personalize and improve the Service and services that we offer through the Service. We use your information to respond to your requests for information and to generate and maintain mailing lists.
Shimon may collect your credit card information when you register for certain events or programs (“Event”), complete a survey or application, and/or pay a deposit and/or various fees applicable to or associated with an Event. We use the information only to obtain payment for the applicable Event fees and deposits. We use other third parties to provide credit card processing on our Service. When you register with the Service, sign-up for an Event, or request any other Shimon service, we will share your personal information and credit card details as necessary for the third party to provide or facilitate the requested service. These third parties are prohibited from using your personally identifiable information for any other purpose including their own marketing purposes.
As an event volunteer procurement specialist and marketing organization, the personal information you provide may be published on the Service and/or third party sites, in print form, and in any other form of media, as determined by Shimon in its sole discretion, to allow our partners, third-party organizations and/or event organizers and promoters to identify and/or find you, including, but not limited to directories, volunteer listings, and other types of registration lists compiled by Shimon in connection with our programs and Events (“Directory Lists”). Directory Lists, or any portion thereof, may also be disclosed by Shimon to any third party in its sole discretion. Directory Lists will not include financial information, such as credit card or bank information.
We may also use your personal information for the following purposes:
establishment and maintenance of our relationship with you;
responding to your requests and inquiries;
registering you for programs, events and/or services that you have requested;
process, fulfill and follow-up on your applications and fee payments;
meeting legal, regulatory, insurance, security and processing requirements; and otherwise with your consent.
You can disable cookies using your Internet browser settings. Please consult your browsers’ help function for information on how to disable cookies. Note that if you disable cookies, certain features of our Service may not function properly.
We have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. While we strive to ensure the integrity and security of our network and systems, we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent third-parties from intercepting information. You should not assume or expect that any communication that you transmit to us (such as personally identifiable or other data, questions or answers, comments, or suggestions) is confidential. Shimon shall not be liable or responsible if any information about you is intercepted and used by an unintended recipient.
Access, Correction and Contacting Us
is effective as of
April 1, 2013.