Storm Advisor, INC. (“Storm Advisor”) operates www.stormadvisor.com. It is Storm Advisor’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Storm Advisor collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Storm Advisor’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Storm Advisor’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Storm Advisor may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Storm Advisor also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Storm Advisor only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Storm Advisor’s websites choose to interact with Storm Advisor in ways that require Storm Advisor to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Storm Advisor gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Storm Advisor does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Storm Advisor may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Storm Advisor does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Storm Advisor discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Storm Advisor’s behalf or to provide services available at Storm Advisor’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Storm Advisor’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Storm Advisor will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Storm Advisor discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Storm Advisor believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Storm Advisor, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Storm Advisor and have supplied your email address or mobile phone number, Storm Advisor and it’s affiliates may send you emails or texts to communicate with you to coordinate service, tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Storm Advisor and our products. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Storm Advisor takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Storm Advisor, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Storm Advisor goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Storm Advisor may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.