Information Collected from Users
American Patient Rights Association collects the email address of Users that login or email a question to americanpatient.org.
Through the use of “cookies” (For more information regarding Cookies, see below), American Patient Rights Association may collect and store anonymous information relating to Users’ browsing patterns, including, for instance, the User’s browser version, site referral information, IP address, operating system, and other technical Site use information.
The Site uses a feature of Internet Web browsers called a Cookie, which is a file that a User’s Web browser places on a User’s computer’s hard drive, to assign an identification code to the computer and to collect anonymous browsing information. On this Site, cookies are used in conjunction with session variables to track a User’s shopping cart and expire as soon as an order is completed or if a shopping cart sits idle for a lengthy period without being checked-out.
You may set your Internet Web browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or to prevent cookies from being sent. If you prevent a cookie from being sent, you may limit the functionality americanpatient.org can provide you when you visit the Site.
Use of Information
American Patient Rights Association uses the Information collected from its Users to:
- Respond to Users’ questions or comments;
- Provide Users with important functionality changes to the Site, new americanpatient.org services.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
Unless we have your consent or except as required or permitted by law, American Patient Rights Association will not sell, share, trade or give away any Information that it collects or receives regarding its Users.
American Patient Rights Association may disclose information about our Users to others if we have a good faith belief that we are required to do so by law or legal process, to respond to claims, or to protect the rights, property or safety of American Patient Rights Association or others. American Patient Rights Association may disclose Information to third party in the event that a third party acquires American Patient Rights Association or its assets. (See Sale or Acquisition section below.)
Linked Internet Web Sites
The Site may provide hyperlinks, which are highlighted words or pictures within a hypertext document that, when clicked, take you to another place within the document, to another document altogether, or may take you to a third party website not controlled by americanpatient.org. These hyperlinked third party websites may collect and disclose Information different than this Site. americanpatient.org is not responsible for the collection, use, or disclosure of information collected through these web sites, and americanpatient.org expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such collection, use, or disclosure.
The americanpatient.org Site is not directed towards children under 18 years of age and americanpatient.org does not knowingly collect any information from children under 18 years of age through the Site.
Sale or Acquisition
In the event that another company acquires americanpatient.org or all or part of its assets, we reserve the right to include Information among the assets transferred to the acquiring company.
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