BARRINGA EAST! Privacy Statement
(last updated: November, 2004)
"Barringa East!" is a community style web environment that contains information pages, public forums, merchandise catalogues and on-line shopping facilities. "Barringa East!" is duly authorized by A2Z Distribution Pty. Ltd. (global distributors of the Hating Alison Ashley movie) as well as by the producers of the movie. "Barringa East!" is independently created, owned, operated and managed by Michael D’Aprix & Partners subject to the terms these authorities.
"Barringa East!" is committed to protecting your privacy. This BARRINGA EAST! Privacy Statement applies to data collection and usage on BARRINGA EAST! sites and services; it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services. Please read the BARRINGA EAST! Privacy Statement below and also any supplementary information at the end of this statement for additional details about particular BARRINGA EAST! sites and services that you may use.
BARRINGA EAST! is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Privacy Statement. This Statement contains a section with specific details regarding personal information collected from children.
Collection of your Personal Information
At some sites, BARRINGA EAST! collects personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. BARRINGA EAST! may also collect demographic information, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. Information collected by BARRINGA EAST! may be combined with information obtained from other BARRINGA EAST! services and other companies.
Some BARRINGA EAST! services, such as BARRINGA EAST! forum groups, request that you create a social nickname, which is the name you will be known by to others in those public places. You may select a different social nickname at any time. You can also choose to create an optional public profile, containing information about yourself - such as your hobbies and interests. Any information you choose to enter in your public profile will be visible to other users of BARRINGA EAST! sites and services; and when you interact with other users, a link to your public profile may be displayed. Please keep in mind that if you disclose personal information through BARRINGA EAST! or other public online forums, this information may be collected and used by others. BARRINGA EAST! cautions you against providing personal information to strangers online, which they may use for illegal or harmful purposes.
BARRINGA EAST! may collect information about your visit, including the pages you view, the links you click and other actions taken within BARRINGA EAST!. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring Web site addresses.
Certain BARRINGA EAST! services may be co-branded and offered in conjunction with another company. If you register for or use such services, both BARRINGA EAST! and the other company may receive information collected in conjunction with the co-branded services.
Use of your Personal Information
BARRINGA EAST! collects and uses your personal information to operate BARRINGA EAST! and deliver the services you have requested. These services may include the display of customized content and advertising based upon the information BARRINGA EAST! has collected. In order to provide services in conjunction with other BARRINGA EAST! products or services, personal information collected by BARRINGA EAST! may be accessed and used by other BARRINGA EAST! services as necessary to provide such services. Any use of such information within BARRINGA EAST! will remain subject to the limitations of this privacy statement.
BARRINGA EAST! also uses your personal information to inform you of other products or services available from BARRINGA EAST! and its affiliates. BARRINGA EAST! may also send you surveys regarding current services or potential new services that may be offered.
BARRINGA EAST! does NOT sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. BARRINGA EAST! may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your personal information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. BARRINGA EAST! does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of merchandise, providing customer support, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
BARRINGA EAST! may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on BARRINGA EAST! or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of BARRINGA EAST!, including its BARRINGA EAST! family of Web sites; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of BARRINGA EAST! services or members of the public.
Personal information collected on this site may be stored and processed in Australia or any other country in which BARRINGA EAST! or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. BARRINGA EAST! abides by Australian Privacy Act 2003 regarding the collection, use, and retention of data.
Control of your Personal Information
BARRINGA EAST! offers its customers choices for the collection, use and sharing of personal information. You may stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from BARRINGA EAST! by following the specific instructions in the e-mail you receive. The instructions explain how to stop receiving such e-mails.
You have the ability to view or edit your personal information by selecting “Profile” once logged in to the BARRINGA EAST! forum
Security of your Personal Information
BARRINGA EAST! is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled facilities. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as a credit card number) over the Internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Collection and Use of Children's Personal Information
BARRINGA EAST! is primarily intended for users over the age of 13 years. Children may visit all areas of BARRINGA EAST! and provide personal information, which will be collected, used and disclosed as described in this Privacy Statement.
PARENTS: Please inform us immediately that if you do not wish your child to use Barringa East! and we will endeavour to block your child’s access to it. Please use the email address firstname.lastname@example.org to do this.
Be aware that on such a general audience communication services as BARRINGA EAST! forums your child will be able to communicate with other users of all ages. Before providing consent, please be aware that such services will give your child the ability to disclose personal information (e.g. name, address, e-mail, phone numbers) on his or her own.
We encourage you to talk with your children about communicating with strangers and disclosing personal information online. You and your child can visit www.staysafeonline.com site for additional information about using the Internet safely.
BARRINGA EAST! will not condition participation in an activity, such as a game or a prize drawing, on the provision of more personal information than is reasonably necessary to participate in that activity.
BARRINGA EAST! uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you personalize BARRINGA EAST!'s pages, or register with BARRINGA EAST! sites or services, a cookie helps BARRINGA EAST! to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, preferred email address, and so on. When you return to BARRINGA EAST!, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the BARRINGA EAST! features that you customized.
You have the ability 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. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the BARRINGA EAST! services or Web sites you visit.
Use of Web Beacons
BARRINGA EAST! Web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons - sometimes called single-pixel gifs - that allow BARRINGA EAST! to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. BARRINGA EAST! does NOT permit Web beacons from third parties on our site..
Use of Third Party Ad Networks
BARRINGA EAST! does NOT use 3rd. party advertising networks at this time.
Changes to this Statement
BARRINGA EAST! will occasionally update this Privacy Statement to reflect company and customer feedback. When BARRINGA EAST! posts changes to this Statement, you will see the word "updated" next to the Privacy Statement link on the front page of BARRINGA EAST!. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how BARRINGA EAST! will use your personal information, BARRINGA EAST! will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. BARRINGA EAST! encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how BARRINGA EAST! is protecting your information.
BARRINGA EAST! welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Statement. If you believe that BARRINGA EAST! has not adhered to this Statement, please contact BARRINGA EAST! by telephone, e-mail, postal mail or use our"Feed Back" form..
BARRINGA EAST! Privacy
Michael D’Aprix & Partners
PO Box xx
Avalon NSW 2107