American Macular Degeneration Foundation (“AMDF”)
AMDF is committed to protecting the privacy of our visitor’s personal information. This statement applies with respect to any information that we collect from the Sites (as that term is defined in the Terms and Conditions of Use). Amendments to this statement will be posted at this URL and will be effective when posted. Your continued use of the Sites following the posting of any amendment, modification or change shall constitute your acceptance thereof.
I. INFORMATION COLLECTED
We collect information to provide better information to all of our visitors. We collect non-personally identifiable information about you in a number of ways, including tracking your activities through your IP address, computer settings or most-recently visited URL. We may also ask you to provide certain non-personally identifiable information about yourself, such as your age, household income, buying preferences, etc. We do not collect any personally identifiable information about you unless you voluntarily submit such information to us, by, for example, filling out a survey or registration form. The types of information that may be requested include your name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number.
II. USE OF INFORMATION
We will only use the information you provide to us for the purpose for which such information was provided. We may also use this information to improve our services and to deliver to you information about macular degeneration, treatment material, new product announcements, trend analysis, pattern detection, and medical research results. Your information may also be used to contact you when necessary and may be shared with other companies that may want to contact you with offers consistent with your stated preferences. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings from AMDF and other entities by following the instructions set forth in the opt-out section below. Non-personal demographic and profile data is used to tailor your experience at our Sites, showing you content we think you might be interested in. This information may also be shared with advertisers on an aggregate non-personal basis.
III. USE OF IP ADDRESSES
We use your IP Address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Sites.
We use an outside advertisement server company to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. The advertisement server company may collect cookies received with outside banner ads.
Our Sites have industry standard security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. While there is no such thing as “perfect security” on the Internet, we will take all reasonable steps to insure the safety of your personal information.
The video content on the Sites is hosted on YouTube. The link will be set to public and will be accessible from the Vision and Art Project website, the Vision and Art Project YouTube channel and as well as public search directly through YouTube and Search engines. Youtube streaming allows viewing but not downloading of the video content. Screen shots are possible, however. AMDF has and will continue to exercise all necessary best practices to insure that the video is used for its intended purpose only. This does not serve as a guarantee that video content will be protected from unauthorized duplication. Site content is accessible and may be reused/reproduced without permission against the warnings and prohibitions proclaimed by AMDF.
VI. OTHER WEB SITES; LINKS
Our Sites contain links to other Web sites. AMDF is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
VII. CHOICE: OPT OUT
You may opt-out of receiving communications from our affiliates, and from us, by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
IX. COMPLIANCE AND COOPERATION WITH REGULATORY AUTHORITIES