Privacy Policies

Your privacy is important to us. We have worked to create a website that is convenient and easy to use and at the same time, prudent in the way it handles your personal information. We are committed to managing your personal information.

This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

Information We Collect

We may collect your information in following ways: (1) directly from your verbal or written input (such as by consenting to receiving marketing emails); (2) automatically when you register or update your details using online forms. The information gathered includes, but is not limited to your name, address, institution, e-mail address and publication references.

We may also obtain information about you from third parties, such as your employer, service providers and agents.

Use Your Information

We collect Personally Identifiable Information, like names, postal addresses, e-mail addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by our visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill your specific request. This information is only used to fulfill your specific request, unless you give us permission to use it in another manner, for example to add you to one of our mailing lists. We may also use and analyze the information we collect so that we can administer, support, improve and develop our business.

Protection of Your Information

We adopt appropriate administrative, technical and physical security measures to protect your personal information against accidental, unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, destruction or use.

We may gather information about your general internet use by using a cookie file. A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or let you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies.  However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site.  Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our site.

Change Notice

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page.

Contact

Comments or questions concerning this Privacy Policy can be addressed to contactus@mesford.ca