Commitment to Privacy
Personal Information. The information that Awakened Haiku collects on this Web site consists of voluntarily submitted Personal Information that is required to register and use this Web site. For example, during the registration process for this Web site to commectn, you will be asked you to submit Personal Information, such as your name, company name, e-mail address, physical address, fax number, and demographic information (such as, city, state and country, or any other demographic information that you may submit). This Personal Information is collected and stored in a manner appropriate to the nature of your request, as determined by Awakened Haiku , to complete your registration. Persons younger than 13 years of age may not register at the Web site without the express written permission of a parent or legal guardian. Please email this information to email@example.com
IP Addresses. Awakened Haiku collects the IP address of all users visiting this Web site. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. Site Usage Tracking. Awakened Haiku may monitor and analyze your activity on this Web site to gather information to determine interest in different areas of this Web site.
Other Information Collected. Awakened Haiku automatically gathers aggregate statistical information about this Web site and its visitors, such as browsers used, pages viewed, number of visitors, etc.
Use of Personal Information
Service Enhancement. All information you provide may be used to improve the services offered at the Awakened Haiku site.
Analysis of Site Behavior. Awakened Haiku may monitor and analyze your activity on this Web site. This information is used to maintain and enhance the quality of the Web site.
Use of Personal Information in Aggregate. Awakened Haiku may use Personal Information for purposes of compiling aggregate information on the use of this Web site. T
Termination Option. Out of respect for the privacy of the users of this Web site, Awakened Haiku offers the option to terminate future communications that were originally requested through this Web site. Please see the “User Access to Personal Information” section below.
Cookies. Cookies are used to store and sometimes track your preferences to provide you with customized and personalized services in order to enhance your use of this Web site.
IP Addresses. Awakened Haiku uses IP addresses to analyze trends, administer this Web site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Surveys. At times Awakened Haiku may conduct surveys on a voluntary and anonymous basis. You are not required to participate in the surveys.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Sharing with Third Parties. Awakened Haiku does not rent or sell your personally identifying information. Awakened Haiku may share your personally identifying information with companies that assist us in delivering electronic and postal mailings, provide maintenance for AwakenedHaiku.guru, or help facilitate our events. These companies will use your information solely to provide these services to us. We may also, but only with your permission, share the personally identifying information of users who reside within the United States with reputable organizations that offer information and programming that we think may be of interest to you.
Exceptions. Notwithstanding the limitations on transfer of Personal Information set forth above, Awakened Haiku will disclose your Personal Information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Awakened Haiku (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Awakened Haiku
Effect of Opting-Out. Upon receipt of such opt outnotification, Awakened Haiku will, within a commercially reasonable time, either: (a) remove you and your Personal Information from the Awakened Haiku database (which may affect your ability to use the Web site); (b) correct any Personal Information that you state is erroneous; or (c) permit you to “opt-out” of further e-mail contact (excepting notification of major changes to the service) while still allowing access to this Web site; as directed by you.
Links to Third-Party Web sites
This Web site has industry standard security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of information. All Personal Information in the public domain will be protected by an industry standard encryption scheme. All information, once received, is stored behind a firewall. However, although Awakened Haiku has endeavored to create a secure and reliable Web site, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, you should consider carefully if you want to submit sensitive information via the Internet.
User Access to Personal Information
If you desire access to your own Personal Information, to correct existing Personal Information, or to remove your Personal Information, please contact Awakened Haiku using the contact information provided below. If you request removal of Personal Information, you acknowledge that residual Personal Information may continue to reside in Awakened Haiku records and archives.
Awakened Haiku participates in, and has complied with the requirements of, the Safe Harbor principles relating to the EC Directive.
The Web site and all its contents, including the text, graphics, photographs and software, are owned by or licensed to Awakened Haiku and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and other intellectual property laws. You may occasionally reproduce, distribute, display or transmit an insubstantial portion of Web site content solely for personal and noncommercial uses and solely for a limited number of individuals, provided that you include all trademark, copyright, and other proprietary rights notices in the same form in which the notices appear on Web site and give credit to the artist and authors on Awakened Haiku. Except for the purpose stated in the immediately preceding sentence, you may not reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in selling or exploit in any way, in whole or in part any of the contents of the Web site without permission by Awakened Haiku.
Awakened Haiku, and other trademarks, logos and indicia of source displayed on the Web site (collectively, “Trademarks”) are owned by Awakened Haiku. The Trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that does not belong to Awakened Haiku or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion about whether Awakened Haiku is the source, sponsor, or endorser of the product or service and may not be used in any manner that disparages or discredits the Awakened Haiku or the authors and artists involved.
Links to the Web site, Frames, and Metatags
You may not link to the home page of the Web site in any way that might cast the Awakened Haiku in a false or misleading light. You may not frame the Web site content so that it is viewed on another site. You may not use metatags or any other “hidden text” that incorporates the name Awakened Haiku or the Trademarks without our express written consent.
Linked Web sites
You agree to cooperate with us as reasonably required in the defense of any such claims. Awakened Haiku reserve the right, at their own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and you shall not in any event settle any such claim or matter without the written consent of The Poetry Foundation.
Security and future development
The Internet is an open network that is not secure. There is an inherent risk that any transmission via the Internet may be intercepted, modified, misdirected, or not be delivered to the intended recipient. There is also an inherent risk that information stored on a computer connected to the Internet may be accessed without authorization. Although we take reasonable means to protect the security of the information communicated through the Web site, no Internet-connected computer system can be made absolutely secure from intrusion. We, therefore, cannot and do not guarantee that information displayed on our Web site has not been modified by others without authorization or that information communicated by you to us will be received or that it will not be altered before or after its transmission to us. If you elect to use this Web site to communicate with us, you do so at your own risk.
Access to the Web site is made by means usernames and related passwords selected during the registration process. You are solely responsible for providing complete and accurate registration details to us in you register at the Web site. Similarly, you are solely responsible for guarding the secrecy of your username and its related password. We encourage you to change your password frequently. Although by diligence and care you may reduce the risk of unauthorized use of your username and password, such risk may not be eliminated. Again, we are not responsible for unauthorized access to the Web site; if you elect to use this Web site, you, and you alone, have assumed the risk of doing so.
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Awakened Haiku IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, COMPENSATORY, ACTUAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR EXEMPLARY, ARISING OUT OF USE, REFERENCE TO OR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEB SITE.
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