The HAT FUND, INC 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. The HAT FUND, INC purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The HAT FUND, INC visitors use its website. From time to time, The HAT FUND, INC may release non-personally- identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The HAT FUND, INC also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments. The HAT FUND, INC only discloses 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 HAT FUND, INC website choose to interact with The HAT FUND, INC in ways that require The HAT FUND, INC to gather personally- identifying information. The amount and type of information that The HAT FUND, INC gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with The HAT FUND, INC are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The HAT FUND, INC collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with The HAT FUND, INC. The HAT FUND, INC 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.
The HAT FUND, INC may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, The HAT FUND, INC may monitor the most popular posts on The HAT FUND, INC and may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The HAT FUND, INC does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally Identifying Information
The HAT FUND, INC 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 The HAT FUND, INC behalf or to provide services available at The HAT FUND, INC website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. The HAT FUND, INC 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, The HAT FUND, INC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The HAT FUND, INC believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The HAT FUND, INC, third parties or the public at large. The HAT FUND, INC takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information.
If The HAT FUND, INC, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The HAT FUND, INC 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 The HAT FUND, INC may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
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