Last Updated: November, 2010
1. Collection of your Personal Information
AIC may collect Personal Information, such as your name, email address, contact name, company name and address and any customer information for which you have obtained consent to provide. If you choose to purchase any of our products, we may collect additional Personal Information. Personal Information is collected when users of the Site voluntarily supply it.
AIC may collect information about your visit to our Site, including the pages you view and the links you click. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every web site you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring web site addresses.
2. Use of your Personal Information
AIC uses your Personal Information to assist in delivering customized services and products that meet your needs. These services may include the display of customized content and marketing based upon the information AIC has collected.
AIC may also use your Personal Information to generate statistics and reports for internal use, to evaluate the performance of our system, and to determine the usage frequency of the Site.
3. Disclosure/Transfer of Your Personal Information
AIC does not sell, rent or lease its user lists to third parties.
AIC may access and/or disclose your Personal Information if required or permitted to do so by law. AIC may also access and/or disclose your Personal Information under the following circumstances: (a) to comply with a legal requirement including but not limited to one imposed by a warrant, subpoena, court order or like instrument served on AIC; (b) where AIC has reasonable grounds to believe that such access or disclosure is necessary to prevent or investigate any breach of an agreement or contravention of a law; or (c) in urgent circumstances to protect the life, health or security of any person.
AIC may also disclose your Personal Information to its successor or any assignee, as necessary, without notice to you.
4. Control of your Personal Information
In certain instances, AIC offers its customers an opportunity to limit the collection, use and sharing of their Personal Information. For example, if you do not wish to receive any product material from AIC, please let us know.
5. Security of your Personal Information
AIC is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. We use a variety of security and information technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the Personal Information you provide on computer systems with limited access which are located in controlled facilities.
AIC may use “cookies” to facilitate your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to ensure that you are authorized to use SAHARA.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. Please note that if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to use SAHARA and some of the content on our Site.
7. Use of Web Beacons
Some pages on the Site may contain electronic images known as Web beacons - sometimes called single-pixel gifs - that allow AIC to count users who have visited those pages.
AIC may also place Web beacons from third parties on our site in order to compile aggregated statistics and to help determine the effectiveness of our promotional or advertising campaigns. AIC prohibits third parties, by contractual means, from using Web beacons on our Site to access your Personal Information.
8. Changes to this Policy
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