Collection of Personal Information
As a visitor to this Site, you can engage in many activities without providing any personal information. Capital Conservatories may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, Capital Conservatories may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address, e-mail address, employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal information. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.
When you use the Site, Capital Conservatories or third parties authorized by Capital Conservatories may also collect certain technical and routing information about your computer to facilitate your use of the Site and its services. For example, we may log environmental variables, such as browser type, operating system, CPU speed, and the Internet Protocol (“IP”) address of your computer. We use these environmental variables to facilitate and track your use of the Site and its services. Capital Conservatories also uses such environmental variables to measure traffic patterns on the Site. Without expressly informing you in each particular circumstance, we do not match such information with any of your personal information.
In order to reduce errors in our database, authenticate our users and prevent abuse of our system we may on occasion supplement the personal information you submit to us with information from third party sources. For example, we may supplement your registration information with address information provided by the U.S. Postal Service to qualify your information and prevent errors in our database.
How your Personal Information is Used
Capital Conservatories collects your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. If you subscribe to a service , for example, the information is used to register your rights. Your personal information is also used to keep you informed about the services of Capital Conservatories.
Capital Conservatories may collect information about the use of the Site; such as the types of services used and how many users we receive daily. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying any user individually. Capital Conservatories may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing or similar promotional purposes.
Your Choices with Respect to Personal Information
There are other instances in which Capital Conservatories may divulge your personal information. Capital Conservatories may provide your personal information if necessary, in Capital Conservatories’s good faith judgement, to comply with laws or regulations of a governmental or regulatory body or in response to a valid subpoena, warrant or order or to protect the rights of Capital Conservatories or others.