Musical Instruments (“Musical Instruments“) operates Musical Instruments and may operate other websites. It is Musical Instruments policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Musical Instruments 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. Musical Instruments purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Musical Instruments visitors use its website. From time to time, Musical Instruments may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Musical Instruments also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Musical Instruments blogs/sites. Musical Instruments only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Musical Instruments websites choose to interact with Musical Instruments in ways that require Musical Instruments to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Musical Instruments gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Musical Instruments to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Musical Instruments are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Musical Instruments collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Musical Instruments. Musical Instruments 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.
Musical Instruments may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Musical Instruments may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Musical Instruments does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Musical Instruments 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 Musical Instruments behalf or to provide services available at Musical Instruments 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 Musical Instruments websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Musical Instruments 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, Musical Instruments discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Musical Instruments believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Musical Instruments, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Musical Instruments website and have supplied your email address, Musical Instruments 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 Musical Instruments and our products. 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. Musical Instruments takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Musical Instruments, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Musical Instruments 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 Musical Instruments may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.