Privacy Policy

Last Update of this Privacy Policy: June 2018

BEFORE USING THIS SITE PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY.

This Privacy Policy applies to erinmillerbooks.com (Erin Miller Books) and sets out our policy on the gathering and use of information on these sites. Erin Miller Books is committed to providing a safe website for visitors of all ages and has implemented this Privacy Policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. Erin Miller Books complies with Canadian Federal and Provincial privacy laws and regulations including the Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.

There are links from this site to other websites; note that this Privacy Policy applies only to this website and not to websites of other companies or organizations to which our sites may be linked. You must check on any linked sites for the privacy policy that applies to that site and/or make any necessary inquiries in respect of that privacy policy with the operator of the linked site. These links to third party websites are provided as a convenience and are for informational purposes only.

Although you are not required to register to access this site, you may be asked to provide us with personal information when you visit certain sections of our sites. Your use of this site signifies your acknowledgment and consent to our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not continue to use this website. Your continued use of the website signifies your acceptance of these terms and any changes in effect at the time of use.

Collection of Personal Information

Personal Information is information about you that identifies you as an individual, for example, your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number.

We collect information that you voluntarily provide to us through responses to surveys, email sign-ups, and through the contact form. We may also ask you to provide additional information such as your e-mail address if you want to obtain other services, information, or to resolve complaints or concerns.

How Does Erin Miller Books Use Information Gathered About Online Visitors?

Before forwarding us any personal information, please be advised that any information gathered on this website may be used in the aggregate for research and development relating to our sites and/or for future site development and if you ask us to, to send you information regarding our services.

Promotional and Informational Offers

With the permission of an online visitor, information submitted may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by Erin Miller Books, provided notice of this fact is made available online. If a visitor objects to such use for any reason, he/she may prevent that use, either by e-mail request or by modifying the registration information provided. Erin Miller Books uses reasonable efforts to maintain visitors’ information in a secure environment. If you have submitted personal information and want to change it or opt-out, please contact us as described below:

Email our webmaster erin@bluetortugadesign.com

Disclosure of Information

Erin Miller Books will not disclose personal information that you provide on its sites to any third parties other than to an author or illustrator with Erin Miller Books. In accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy, or ii) to comply with legal requirements such as a law, regulation, warrant, subpoena or court order, and/or iii) if you are reporting an adverse event/side effect, in which case we may be required to disclose such information to bodies such as, but not limited to, Canadian and/or international regulatory authorities. Please note that any of these disclosures may involve the storage or processing of personal information outside of Canada and may, therefore, be subject to different privacy laws than those applicable in Canada, including laws that require the disclosure of personal information to governmental authorities under circumstances that are different than those that apply in Canada.

Cookies

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

  • Forms Related Cookies: When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, and Googel +, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us @: erin@bluetortugadesign.com.

Protection of Children Online

Erin Miller Books considers the protection of children’s privacy, especially online, to be of the utmost importance. We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children, nor do we allow them to become registered users of, or to request information through, our Site or information lines.

Protection of Information

We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. Erin Miller Books applies security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information, such as retaining information in secure facilities and making personal information accessible only to authorized employees on a need-to-know basis.

Storage Information

Personal information you share with us is stored on our database servers hosted by a third party who has entered into agreements with us that require them to observe our Privacy Policy.

Policy Change

If we alter our Privacy Policy, any changes will be posted on this page of our site so that you are always informed of the information we collect about you, how we use it and the circumstances under which we may disclose it.

Acceptance of Our Privacy Policy

By using this website you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy, and you adhere to the terms and conditions posted on the site. By submitting your information, you agree that it will be governed by our Privacy Policy.