The Information We CollectThis site contains sections in which you will be asked to provide us with certain information including, for example, your name, address, phone, fax, a valid email address and credit card number for billing, and Marketing purposes. We collect your contact information so that we can process your request and provide you with the services you desire. Additionally, we collect IP addresses, domain names when provided by visitors and aggregate information on pages visited as well as information volunteered by consumers in interactive elements such as polls. The credit card information collected is strictly used for billing purposes. If you have any questions about billing or service, you are welcome to address them by contacting us through our contact page. Please be aware that our site contains links to other sites and that privacy practices of these other sites may differ from those of Virtual Blackboard. Each site is responsible for its own privacy practices.
Information Usage and SharingVirtual Blackboard values your patronage and respects your right to privacy. Because we are committed to protecting your privacy, personal data relating to an identified or identifiable individual that is submitted to this web page will be collected, processed stored, and disposed of in accordance with applicable U.S. law. However, U.S. law may not provide the degree of protection to personal data, which is available in other countries. The submission of personal data constitutes the User's acknowledgment that he/she has read and understood this notice, and agrees to its terms. In order to facilitate the purchase of goods online or to update visitors of new programs or services, we may share certain individual information with our partners. Virtual Blackboard may share non-personal, non-individual information in aggregate form with unaffiliated third parties for marketing or research purposes. Should our records be subpoenaed, we will act in accordance with our legal counsel's advice and handle each matter on a case-by-case basis.
Web Site UseVirtual Blackboard web servers collect information that is automatically sent by your web browser. This information typically includes your domain name. It may also contain your username. The amount of information sent depends on the settings you have on your web browser. Please refer to your web browser if you want to learn what information it sends. Virtual Blackboard may also identify you in connection with your use of certain aspects of our web site. We may also seek to identify an individual user in connection with investigating security breaches or cooperating with authorities pursuant to a legal matter.
Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998We comply strictly with applicable laws and regulations, including the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998. We have no intention of collecting any personally identifiable information from individuals under 13 years of age who are not registered with a parent created account. If you are under age 13, please ask your parent for permission before sending any information to our site or anyone else online. You must have your parent contact us to provide written consent.
Legally Required DisclosuresVirtual Blackboard may be required, by applicable law, subpoena, court order or other legal process to disclose your personal identifiable information, we will act in accordance with our legal counsel's advice and handle each matter on a case-by-case basis.
Purchase or SellVirtual Blackboard continues to develop our business; we or our affiliates might sell or buy businesses. In such transactions, personally identifiable information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event a portion or all of our assets are acquired, your personally identifiable information will of course be one of the transferred assets.