Collection of your Personal Information
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Silicon Valley Reporter’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Silicon Valley Reporter does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Silicon Valley Reporter may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Silicon Valley Reporter, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Silicon Valley Reporter may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Silicon Valley Reporter or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Silicon Valley Reporter; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Silicon Valley Reporter, or the public.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Silicon Valley Reporter. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Silicon Valley Reporter website.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Children Under Thirteen
Silicon Valley Reporter does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Changes to this Statement
Silicon Valley Reporter welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Silicon Valley Reporter has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Silicon Valley Reporter at:
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Effective as of January 16, 2020