- our collection of information on Green Cascades website,
- our use and disclosure of the information collected and
YOUR CONSENT AND AGE VERIFICATION
Additionally, by accessing or using the Green Cascades website, you verify that you are 18 years of age or older and give your consent to the
- a) collection,
- b) use and
- c) disclosure of information
THE COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
The information we collect can be broadly categorized as general information and personally identifiable information.
General information does not specifically identify you and may include, for example, information automatically provided to us by your browser or computer, such as your IP address; Internet service provider; the type of browser you are using; your operating system; the website you visited prior to and after the Green Cascades website; the web pages you visited on the Green Cascades website; and the date and time of your visit. We automatically collect some general information from you indirectly each time you visit the Green Cascades website and the web pages within the Green Cascades website. General information helps us determine, for example, your computer environment; the type of browser and version you are using; and the pages you visit on the Green Cascades website.
Personally, Identifiable Information:
USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
The general information that we collect automatically from users of the Green Cascades website (such as IP address, browser type, etc.) is stored primarily in our log files. General information is not used to identify individual users of the Green Cascades website. We use general information to analyze Green Cascades website usage loads and trends and to maintain and improve the Green Cascades website. We may also use and disclose general information in the aggregate to our vendors or other third parties with whom we have a relationship without disclosure of personally identifiable information.
The personally identifiable information required to request information via the form on the Contact Us page is used solely to communicate directly with a user regarding the request. Green Cascades stores the user’s name, e-mail address, phone number, IP address, and, if provided, company website information in its log files for an indefinite period of time. Green Cascades reserves the right to contact a user about the request using the name, e-mail address and phone number provided to verify a user’s identity and to respond to the user’s inquiry or comment.
We do not sell, lease, license, share or otherwise disclose your personally identifiable information to third parties, except as described in the remainder of this section.
We may disclose personally identifiable information to our independent contractors, service providers and/or vendors who assist us in performing internal business functions and/or provide other services necessary to the operation of our business and/or the Green Cascades website.
We also reserve the right to send you promotional material via email or other means. Respecting your privacy, you will have an option to unsubscribe from the marketing emails whenever you want.
We may also disclose personally identifiable information and/or general information to third parties when we reasonably believe that disclosing such information is necessary to:
(a) identify or contact a user of the Green Cascades website;
(b) to prevent abuse, fraud, or unlawful use of the Green Cascades website;
(c) to protect our rights, safety, or property and/or the rights, safety, or property of others;
(d) to initiate or defend a legal action relating to the Green Cascades website;
(e) to respond to or comply with a subpoena, other legal or administrative process or law, rule or regulation.
We may disclose personally identifiable information in the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of our business or assets, or in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership, if such information is transferred to one or more third parties as part of our business or assets.
Finally, we utilize Google Analytics to help us understand the amount of traffic the Green Cascades website receives and how visitors navigate the Green Cascades website. The Google Analytics service uses a cookie that allows Google to collect anonymous traffic data from users of the Green Cascades website who accept the cookie.
A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from our server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. We do not store personally identifiable information in cookies.
As described above, our use of Google Analytics requires Google to set a cookie to collect anonymous traffic information.
You may choose to accept or reject cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. If you choose to reject cookies from the Green Cascades website, you may not be able to use those parts of the Green Cascades website that require cookies.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES AND THIRD-PARTY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
The Green Cascades website may contain links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by or affiliated with Green Cascades as well as offers for products and services provided by third parties, including, without limitation, products and services offered by Green Cascades partners. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other web sites or for the products or services provided by any third party, and any disputes between you and any such third party regarding your privacy or the products or services are between you and such third party. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy policies of each website that collects personally identifiable information and fully understand any agreement into which you may enter with a third party for the provision of products and / or services.