Avatwist, reserves the right to alter this policy at any time and will post future amended documents at this location.
The Avatwist web site is defined as publicly accessible pages hosted under the domain www.avatwist.com”, any web address ending “. avatwist.com,” or any website, within the Avatwist IP address range, that is maintained by Avatwist employees or departments or units, acting within their respective scopes of employment.
Avatwist, uses the http://www.avatwist.com website for business purposes and is committed to fostering and protecting the privacy of personal information. The web site will not collect personally identifiable information (personal data) about visitors, such as name, address, telephone number, or email address unless the information was provided voluntarily. Visitors should not voluntarily provide personal data if they do not want it to be collected. When collected, personal data may be used in the following ways:
When visitors view the web site, some information may be stored on their computer. This information will be in the form of a “cookie” or similar file. Cookies help web authors tailor web sites to better match user interests and preferences. With most Internet browsers, users can alter user preferences to erase cookies from their hard drive, block cookies, or have it prompt the user to either accept or refuse to store the cookie. Most browser help files have detailed instructions on how to set user preferences for cookies.
In compliance with state and federal law; Avatwist will not use permanent cookies or any other invasive tracking programs that monitor and track web site viewing habits, unless they meet the following criteria:
From time to time there may be online surveys being conducted on Avatwist web sites. Persons responsible for conducting online surveys that collect personally-identifiable information should clearly state at the survey site the extent to which any information provided will be shared or protected. Aggregate data from surveys may be shared with external third parties in ways that do not compromise privacy.
Avatwist is committed to complying fully with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. Accordingly, if a user of the web site is under the age of thirteen, such user is not authorized to provide Avatwist with personally identifying information, and Avatwist will not use any such information in its database or other data collection activities. Users under the age of thirteen and their parents or guardians are otherwise cautioned that the collection of personal information volunteered by unauthorized children online or by e-mail will be treated the same as information given by an adult until Avatwist becomes aware that the user is under the age of thirteen and such information may be subject to public access.
In addition, Avatwist is committed to complying fully with, among all other applicable federal and state laws:
This information should not be construed in any way as giving business, legal, or other advice, or as a warranty against unauthorized breaches/failures of Avatwist computing resources, the security of information provided via the Avatwist web site. Access to the Avatwist web site is provided subject to the following terms and conditions. Please read these terms carefully as use of the Avatwist web site constitutes acceptance of all of the following terms and conditions.
In no event Avatwist, its departments/units and employees, will be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused by or in connection with, use of, or reliance on, any information, products, or services available on or through the web site. Avatwist, its departments/units and employees, shall not be held liable, and do not assume responsibility, for any improper or incorrect use of the web site. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or loss, including but not limited to those caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record(s), whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action.
Users of the web site should be aware that periodic changes may be made to the information provided on the web site. Also, users should be cautious about information from the web site that is obtained through sources other than web pages, as electronic data/information can be altered or become out-of-date subsequent to original distribution.
Although the information/data found using the web site have been produced and processed from sources believed to be reliable, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made regarding accuracy, adequacy, completeness, legality, reliability or usefulness of any information. This disclaimer applies to both isolated and aggregate uses of the information. Avatwist provides this information on an “as is” basis. All warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, freedom from contamination by computer viruses and non-infringement of proprietary rights are specifically and generally disclaimed.
Avatwist encourages and permits links to content published on the web site. However, any linking should not (1) implicitly or explicitly suggest that Avatwist, its departments/units and employees promotes or endorses any third party’s causes, ideas, web site content, products or services, or (2) use Avatwist content for inappropriate commercial purposes. Avatwist reserves the right to withdraw permission for any link.
Construction of the disclaimers above and resolution of disputes thereof are governed by the laws of the State of Massachusetts, U.S.A.. The laws of the State of Massachusetts, U.S.A., shall apply to all uses of this data/information and the web site. By use of the web site and any data/information contained therein, the user agrees that use shall conform to all applicable laws and regulations, and user shall not violate the rights of any third parties.