George Mienie (“George Mienie“) operates GeorgeMienie.co.za and may operate other websites. It is George Mienie’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information that may collected while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, George Mienie 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. George Mienie’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how George Mienie’s visitors use its website. From time to time, George Mienie may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
George Mienie also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on GeorgeMienie.co.za websites. George Mienie 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 website where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to George Mienie’s websites choose to interact with George Mienie in ways that require George Mienie to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that George Mienie gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at GeorgeMienie.co.za to provide a username and email address. George Mienie 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.
George Mienie may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. George Mienie may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, George Mienie does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
George Mienie 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 George Mienie’s behalf or to provide services available at George Mienie’s 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 George Mienie’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Naomi Simson 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, George Mienie discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when George Mienie believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of George Mienie, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a George Mienie website and have supplied your email address, George Mienie 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 George Mienie. 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. George Mienie takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If George Mienie, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that George Mienie 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 George Mienie may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.