Use of Information
There are cases where Lindaaltes.com may ask you for personal information such as your name, address, telephone number, etc. We do this when you, complete an Inquiry form or other services that require a means for us to confidentially and uniquely identify you. You are knowingly providing this information to us in order to complete a transaction on our website. In addition, we may collect and store certain information automatically. This information will not be sold or shared with anyone beyond our web site support staff or third party support agencies such as GoDaddy which we use to run our site, except when required by law enforcement investigation, and will be used only as a source of anonymous statistical information. This information may include: (a) Internet Protocol (IP) address of the domain from which You access the Internet, either Your individual address or the proxy provided by Your Internet Service Provider (ISP); (b) Date and time You access our site; (c) Pages you view (recorded by the text and graphics files that compose that page); (d) Web address of the site from which You linked directly to our site; or (e) Browser version and operating system of the computer You are using.
We may use the summary statistics to help us make our site more useful to visitors, such as assessing what information is most frequently searched by visitors, and for other purposes such as determining the site’s technical design specifications and identifying system performance or enhancement areas.
You may choose to provide us with personal information, by sending e-mail with questions or comments or by filling out an online form and submitting it to us through our web site. We use this information to (1) gather the requested information; (2) respond to your message; and (3) follow-up as appropriate. If you choose to correspond further with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone. However, e-mail and on-line forms are not secure against interception and senders have no reasonable expectation of privacy.
If you wish to update your information at any time, send an email by Completing a Contact Form with the correct information.
Links To and From Our Web Site
Visitors should be aware that when you are on Lindaaltes.com, you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. We have no control over the actions or inactions of those involved with any sites that our site is linked to or through nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the visitors of our web site. Therefore, we make no representations regarding collection of personal information or preservation of your privacy by any site that is linked to the Lindaaltes.com site.
Lindaaltes.com’s policy does not extend to anything that is inherent in the operation of the Internet, and therefore beyond Lindaaltes.com’s control, and is not to be applied in any manner contrary to applicable law or governmental regulation.
Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy
Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. For that reason, we will never collect or maintain information from those we know are under 18. If you are under 18 years of age, you may use Lindaaltes.com only with the supervision or involvement of a parent or guardian. In cases where you have authorized a minor to use Lindaaltes.com, you recognize that you are fully responsible for the online conduct of such minor, controlling the minor’s access to and use of Lindaaltes.com and the consequences of any misuse by the minor. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SOME OF THE CONTENT ON LINDAALTES.COM MAY BE NOT BE SUITABLE FOR MINORS.
Limited Right to Use
The viewing, printing or downloading of any content, graphic, form or document from the site grants you only a limited, nonexclusive license for use solely by you for your own personal use and not for republication, distribution, assignment, sublicense, sale, preparation of derivative works or other use. Your right to use the site is not transferable.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Linda M. Altes, Ph.D., its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, contractors, and agents (collectively, “Affiliated Parties”) from and against any and all claims, actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees and costs) arising out of or accruing from: (a) any material posted or otherwise provided by you that infringes any copyright, trademark, trade secret, trade dress, patent or other intellectual property right of any person or defames any person or violates their rights of publicity or privacy; (b) any misrepresentation made by you in connection with your use of the Site; (c) any non-compliance by you with the terms and conditions of this Agreement; and (d) claims regarding any liability, loss, claim and/or expense arising from or related to your access and use of the Site, including information obtained through the site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Linda M. Altes, Ph.D. reserves the right to assume at its expense the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Linda M. Altes, Ph.D. in asserting any available defenses.
Notice of New Services and Changes
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our web site, new services, seminars, and special offers we think you will find valuable. As our client, you will be given the opportunity to notify us of your desire not to receive these offers by clicking on a response box when you receive such an offer or by sending us an email request by Completing a Contact Form.
Copyright and Trademark
The content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the site are protected under applicable U.S. and international copyright, trademark and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights. Any marks are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Linda M. Altes, Ph.D. Other product, company names, and content displayed on the Site may be the trademarks or copyrights of their respective owners. Individual documents on this server may have different copyright conditions, and that will be noted in those documents. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of the site, except as allowed by this Agreement, is strictly prohibited. You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the site. The posting of information or materials on the Site by Linda M. Altes, Ph.D. does not constitute a waiver of any rights in such information and materials.
Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.
All disputes between you and Linda M. Altes, Ph.D. arising in connection with this Agreement shall be finally settled by binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association under its Commercial Arbitration Rules, using the Expedited Procedures, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. The arbitrator shall be an individual generally skilled in the legal and business aspects of the subject matter of this Agreement. The arbitrator shall have no authority to impose penalties or award punitive damages. The arbitration shall take place in San Diego County, California, and the arbitrator shall apply the law of the State of California and applicable rules of evidence. If all parties and the arbitrator agree, arbitration may take place by telephone or by written communication. Unless the arbitrator otherwise directs, the parties, their representatives, other participants, and the arbitrator shall hold the existence, content, and result of the arbitration in confidence. No action, regardless of form, related to the obligations of the parties under this Agreement may be brought by either party against the other more than one (1) year after the cause of action has accrued. In any proceeding to enforce this Agreement, the prevailing party will have the right, in addition to its other rights hereunder, to recover its reasonable litigation costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Linda M. Altes, Ph.D. may seek immediate injunctive relief in the event of Your infringement of intellectual property rights hereunder or a breach of your confidentiality obligations. To the extent that anything in or associated with the Site is in conflict or inconsistent with this Agreement, this Agreement shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not be deemed either a waiver of such provision or a waiver of the right to enforce such provision.
Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions
Our business changes constantly. We reserve the right at our discretion to make changes to this policy at any time. Please review this page periodically for changes.
Dated and published: 03/18/16