RIAcast LLC (“RIAcast”) operates RIAcast.com. It is RIAcast’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, RIAcast may collect 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. RIAcast’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how RIAcast’s visitors use its website. From time to time, RIAcast may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
RIAcast also may collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. RIAcast only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below. RIAcast may also utilize Google Analytics on its websites. RIAcast has no control over Google’s use of any information it collects.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to RIAcast’s websites choose to interact with RIAcast in ways that require RIAcast to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that RIAcast gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for email notifications to provide a first name, last name, and email address. RIAcast collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with RIAcast. RIAcast does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities. RIAcast may use third-parties to store and maintain names and email addresses provided to it. RIAcast does not and cannot ensure the security procedures employed by such third parties.
RIAcast may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites.. RIAcast may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, RIAcast does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
RIAcast discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, principals, members, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on RIAcast’s behalf or to provide services available at RIAcast’s website, 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 RIAcast’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. RIAcast 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, RIAcast discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when RIAcast believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of RIAcast, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an RIAcast website and have supplied your email address, RIAcast may send you an email to tell you about news, new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with RIAcast and our products and services. If you send us a request (for example via a support 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. RIAcast takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Links to Other Websites
If RIAcast, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that RIAcast 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 RIAcast may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.