Effective date Mar. 12, 2015
Information that is automatically gathered
During normal Web browsing, our site automatically logs information based on your behavior on the site, which may include:
(1.) The URL that you just came from and to which URL you go next.
(2.) Your Internet Protocol (IP) address.
(3.) The date, time and length of time of your visit.
(4.) Any page you visited.
(5.) Your computer operating system and browser type and version (if provided by the browser).
(6.) Search words you use to search our site.
The information collected does not identify you by name or any other personally identifiable fact. The information is used in aggregate form for internal reporting and marketing purposes. For example, we publicly release how many visitors our site receives on a monthly basis.
The Rotunda is not responsible in any way for the content or policies of other organizations, and cannot protect information you provide directly to a linked site or service.
The Rotunda cannot protect you from unlawful interception by third parties.
The Rotunda reserves the right to and may add, change and/or delete additional third-party providers for The Rotunda Online from time to time at any time without notice.
Information provided by users
The Rotunda Online does not require any type of registration for normal browsing. However, we do sometimes request personal information for specific purposes, such as verifying a letter to the editor or posting a comment on a blog.
When we do collect personal information, The Rotunda will use it only for the purpose for which we requested it. We do not sell or distribute personally identifiable information to third parties except where required by law. The Rotunda will cooperate with law enforcement inquiries, investigations, and requests and disclose any information, with or without a subpoena, which is needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request or assist in any investigation of a law enforcement agency.
Our site is not directed to children younger than the age of 13 years, and we do not knowingly collect or distribute information from or about children younger than the age of 13 years.
Your California privacy rights
The Rotunda does not disclose personal information to third parties for direct marketing purposes. Thus, we are not required to maintain or disclose a list of the third parties that received your personal information for marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year.
Once stories or graphics are submitted, they become property of The Rotunda, therefore are subject to be edited. The Rotunda does not guaranteed the publishing of any submitted material; it is up to the discretion of The Rotunda Editorial Board to publish any material.