Privacy Policy

South Lake Business Association Inc. (“South Lake Business Association”) operates SouthLakeAvenue.org. It is South Lake Business Association’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, South Lake Business Association 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. South Lake Business Association’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how South Lake Business Association’s visitors use its website. From time to time, South Lake Business Association may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

South Lake Business Association also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. South Lake Business Association does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to South Lake Business Association’s websites choose to interact with South Lake Business Association in ways that require South Lake Business Association to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that South Lake Business Association gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for our newsletter to provide name and email address. Those who engage in transactions with South Lake Business Association are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, South Lake Business Association collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with South Lake Business Association. South Lake Business Association 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

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

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

South Lake Business Association 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 South Lake Business Association’s behalf or to provide services available at South Lake Business Association’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 South Lake Business Association’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. South Lake Business Association 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, South Lake Business Association discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when South Lake Business Association believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of South Lake Business Association, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an South Lake Business Association website and have supplied your email address, South Lake Business Association 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 South Lake Business Association. We primarily use our  website to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. 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. South Lake Business Association 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. South Lake Business Association uses cookies to help South Lake Business Association identify and track visitors, their usage of South Lake Business Association website, and their website access preferences. South Lake Business Association visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using South Lake Business Association’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of South Lake Business Association’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

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 South Lake Business Association and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, South Lake Business Association may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in South Lake Business Association’s sole discretion. South Lake Business Association encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.