Puget Sound Leather Artisans Co-Op (PSLAC)
- What information are you collecting and how are you collecting it?
- What are cookies?
- What does PSLAC do with the information I furnish?
- What other information do you request?
- Will you disclose the information you collect to outside third parties?
- What else should I know about my privacy when on-line?
- Your consent to this agreement
lets you know how your personal information is processed and used. We
promise that we will take steps to use your personal information only
policies are only in effect for the web pages, newsletters, discussion
lists, registrations, and opt-in announcement lists owned and operated
by PSLAC. Our web site may include links to other web sites. When you
leave our site we are no longer able to enforce any type of privacy
What information are you collecting and how are you collecting it?
Every computer connected to the Internet is given a domain name and a
set of numbers that serve as that computer's "Internet Protocol" (IP)
address. When a visitor requests a page from any web site within the
PSLAC network, our web servers automatically recognize that visitor's
domain name and IP address. The domain name and IP address reveal
nothing personal about you other than the specific IP address from
which you have accessed our site. We use this information to examine
our traffic in aggregate, but do not collect and evaluate this
information for individuals. Our web servers do not record e-mail
addresses of visitors unless they sign up for a PSLAC membership or
What are cookies?
From time to time, PSLAC may send a "cookie" to your computer. A cookie
is a small piece of data that is sent to your browser from a web server
and stored on your computer's hard drive. A cookie cannot read data on
your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Cookies do
web site you have visited. We may use this information to better
personalize the content, banners, and promotions that you see on our
site. You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings
of your browser. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies, or
allow your browser to show you when a cookie is being sent. If you
choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our site and
other web sites may be diminished and some features may not work as
What does PSLAC do with the personal information I furnish?
Members are asked to provide certain personal information, such as
name, address, telephone number, when they sign up for our services,
and information. The personal information collected from consumers
during the registration process is used to manage each member's
account. This information is not shared with third parties, unless
specifically stated otherwise or in special circumstances. PSLAC may
also generate non-identifying and aggregate profiles from personal
information members provide during registration (such as the total
number, but not the names, of members).
What other information do you request?
We may also request your e-mail address or mailing address for the
purposes of conducting a survey or for providing additional services
(for example, subscriptions to e-mail newsletters, or announcement
lists). Whenever we request the identity of a visitor to our site, we
will clearly indicate the purpose of the inquiry before the information
is requested. We maintain a strict "No-Spam" policy that means that we
do not intend to sell, rent, or otherwise give your e-mail address to a
third party, without your consent. In addition, PSLAC will not send you
e-mail that you have not agreed to receive. We may from time to time
send e-mail announcing new products and services.
Will you disclose the information you collect to outside third parties?
PSLAC will disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to
PSLAC uses reasonable precautions to keep the information disclosed to
us secure. However, we are not responsible for any breach of security
or for any actions of any third parties which receive the information.
PSLAC also links to a wide variety of other sites and may contain
advertisements of third parties. We are not responsible for their
privacy policies or how they treat information about their users.
- conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on PSLAC,
- protect and defend the rights or property of the PSLAC network of sites, or visitors to PSLAC,
- identify persons who may be violating the law, the legal notice, or the rights of third parties, and,
- cooperate with the investigations of purported unlawful activities.
What else should I know about my privacy when on-line?
Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal
information on-line, for example, through e-mail, discussion lists, or
elsewhere, that information can be collected and used by others. In
short, if you post personal information on-line that is accessible to
the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in
return. Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the
secrecy of your personal information. Please be careful and responsible
whenever you are on-line.
Your consent to this agreement
By using our web site, you consent to the collection and use of
information by PSLAC as specified above. If we decide to change our
always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under
what circumstances we disclose it.
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