PRIVACY POLICY

 
 

LAST UPDATE AS OF JANUARY 2016

BEFORE USING OUR SITES, PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY.

This Privacy Policy is applicable to DeVuono Photography and sets out our policy on the gathering and use of information on this site and our other sites (collectively "sites"). DeVuono Photography is committed to providing safe web sites for visitors of all ages and has implemented this Privacy Policy to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy. DeVuono Photography complies with Canadian Federal and Provincial privacy laws and regulations including the Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.

There may be links from our sites to other web sites; note that this Privacy Policy applies only to our sites and not to web sites 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. DeVuono Photography does not endorse, and is not responsible for, these linked websites.

Although you are not required to register to access our sites, you may be asked to provide us with personal information when you visit certain sections of our sites. Your use of our sites signifies your acknowledgement and consent to our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not continue to use our sites. Your continued use of the sites 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, search functions, questionnaires, feedback, forms and the like. We may also ask you to provide additional information such as your e-mail address if you want to obtain additional services, information, participate in a contest or to resolve complaints or concerns.
 

HOW DOES DEVUONO PHOTOGRAPHY USE INFORMATION GATHERED ABOUT ONLINE VISITORS?

Before forwarding us any personal information, please be advised that any information gathered on our sites 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 promotional materials. In particular, we may use information gathered about you for the following purposes: to monitor interest in our range of products and services and to assist us to tailor the content of our sites to your needs by collecting information about your preferences through tracking of patterns page views on our sites; to create a profile relating to you in order to show you the content that might be of interest to you and to display the content according to your preferences; and, in circumstances where you have indicated that you wish to receive additional information, to send you information about us and promotional material about our products and/or services together with details of any offers we may have available from time to time.
 

PROMOTIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL OFFERS

With the permission of an online visitor, information submitted at the time of registration or submission may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by DeVuono Photography 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. DeVuono Photography 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.
 

DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION

DeVuono Photography will not disclose personal information that you provide on its sites to any third parties other than to a Company agent except: i) 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. 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

DeVuono Photography, in common with many web site operators, may use standard technology called "cookies" on its sites. Cookies are small data files that are downloaded onto your computer when you visit a particular web site. You can disable cookies by turning them off in your browser; however, some areas of the sites may not function properly if you do so.
 

PROTECTION OF CHILDREN ONLINE

DeVuono Photography 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 sites or help-seeking information lines.

 

ADDITIONAL TERMS FOR CERTAIN WEBSITES

The following additional information applies to our sites that require registration. Generally, you are not required to provide personal information as a condition of using our sites, except as may be necessary to provide you with a product or service that you have requested.

 

PROTECTION OF INFORMATION:

  1. Our Commitment to Security: While no service is completely secure, 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. DeVuono Photography applies security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information, such as making personal information accessible only to authorized employees on a need-to-know basis.
  2. Storage of Information:We take reasonable and appropriate measures to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, taking into account the risks involved in the processing and the nature of the Personal Information. Personal information you share with us is stored on or hosted by third parties who we have entered into agreements with as service or advertising partners and hold separate policies that are consistent with this.

 

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 site or any other DeVuono Photography site or interactive banner ads, 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.