Privacy Policy 2016-08-29T18:16:05+00:00

 

Privacy Policy:

Port Hills Athletic Club ("Port Hills Athletic Club") operates porthills.org.nz and may operate other websites. It is Port Hills Athletic Club's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Port Hills Athletic Club 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. Port Hills Athletic Club's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Port Hills Athletic Club's visitors use its website. From time to time, Port Hills Athletic Club may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Port Hills Athletic Club also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on porthills.org.nz blogs/sites. Port Hills Athletic Club 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 commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Port Hills Athletic Club's websites choose to interact with Port Hills Athletic Club in ways that require Port Hills Athletic Club to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Port Hills Athletic Club gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at porthills.org.nz to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Port Hills Athletic Club are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Port Hills Athletic Club collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Port Hills Athletic Club. Port Hills Athletic Club 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.

Aggregated Statistics

Port Hills Athletic Club may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Port Hills Athletic Club may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Port Hills Athletic Club does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Port Hills Athletic Club 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 Port Hills Athletic Club's behalf or to provide services available at Port Hills Athletic Club's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Port Hills Athletic Club's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Port Hills Athletic Club 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, Port Hills Athletic Club discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Port Hills Athletic Club believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Port Hills Athletic Club, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Port Hills Athletic Club website and have supplied your email address, Port Hills Athletic Club may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Port Hills Athletic Club and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Port Hills Athletic Club takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Port Hills Athletic Club uses cookies to help Port Hills Athletic Club identify and track visitors, their usage of Port Hills Athletic Club website, and their website access preferences. Port Hills Athletic Club visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Port Hills Athletic Club's websites, with the drawback that certain features of Port Hills Athletic Club's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Port Hills Athletic Club, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Port Hills Athletic Club 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 Port Hills Athletic Club may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Port Hills Athletic Club and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Port Hills Athletic Club may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Port Hills Athletic Club's sole discretion. Port Hills Athletic Club encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a porthills.org.nz account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.