Privacy Statement

Effective as of March 1, 2013

 

Children's Privacy Policy:

 

The option to sign-up for emails from Mindy McGinnis may appeal to children under 13. This involves the collection of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), for which additional privacy protections are provided.

 

The only information gathered from children under 13 will be their name and email address, voluntarily provided when they sign up for the email newsletter, which is only used to send them updates from Mindy McGinnis to convey such information as cover releases, book release notification, and public appearances such as book signing opportunities. At no time will any information collected from children under 13 be disclosed to third parties.

 

The operator of the website will not require a child to disclose more information than is reasonably necessary to participate in any activity as a condition of participation.

 

Parents can review a child’s personal information, ask to have it deleted, and refuse to allow any further collection of the child’s information by emailing bigblackcat97@gmail.com

 

General Privacy Policy:

 

From time to time this Privacy Policy may be revised to reflect industry initiatives or changes in the law, PII collection and use practices, the features of my Web site, or technology. Therefore, you should review it periodically so that you are up to date on my most current policies and practices. If materially changes are made to the practices regarding the collection or use of your PII, your PII will continue to be governed by the Policy under which it was collected unless you have been provided notice of and have not objected to the change.

 

COLLECTION: COLLECTION OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION ("PII") BY MINDY MCGINNIS

 

General

Mindy McGinnis collects personally identifiable information ("PII" -- that is, information such as your full name, e-mail address, mailing address) only in order to create or enhance her relationship with you. You are voluntarily submitting the information to her in order to participate in activities like contests, games, surveys, email subscription registrations, in connection with content or suggestions you submit to us, or because you want her to furnish you with products, services or information.

 

NOTICE: MINDY MCGINNIS WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH NOTICE ABOUT PII COLLECTION PRACTICES

 

Mindy’s web site may be linked to Internet sites operated by other companies. Mindy is not responsible for the privacy practices of Web sites operated by third parties that are linked to her sites. Once you've left Mindy’s site via such a link, you should check the applicable privacy policy of the third party to determine how they will handle any PII they collect from you.

 

Mindy will not use the PII you provide to us for purposes different from the purpose for which it was submitted, or share your PII with third parties.

 

USE: MINDY MCGINNIS’S USE OF PII

 

Mindy McGinnis will use your PII provided under this Policy in a manner that is consistent with this Policy.

 

Mindy McGinnis will never share your PII with third parties.

 

There may be instances when Mindy McGinnis may disclose PII without providing you with a choice in order to protect legal rights; to protect the safety and security of visitors to her Web sites; to protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or to comply with the law or legal process.

 

SECURITY: MINDY MCGINNIS PROTECTS THE SECURITY OF PII

 

Mindy McGinnis uses reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard PII in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification.

 

ACCESS: HOW TO ACCESS, OR CORRECT YOUR PII OR STOP ALL FUTURE COMMUNICATIONS FROM MINDY MCGINNIS

 

Mindy McGinnis has implemented a procedure for you to access, correct or delete your PII. If you would like to know the types of information that Mindy collects from visitors to its Web sites, please send your request to bigblackcat97@gmail.com or write to Mindy McGinnis Site Use, Wolf Literary Service LLC, 65 Bleecker St., Floor 12, New York, NY 10012

 

If you would like to know whether Mindy McGinnis has collected PII about you and what PII we have collected, please send us the activities that you participated in on our Web sites which requested PII. After reviewing the relevant databases, we will confirm whether we have collected such information about you and provide a list of your PII on file.

 

If you wish to stop all future communications from Mindy McGinnis, please contact bigblackcat97@gmail.com requesting that your PII be permanently removed from any database. You will receive email confirmation of such removal.

 

REMEDIES AND COMPLIANCE: HOW TO CONTACT MINDY MCGINNIS ABOUT PRIVACY CONCERNS

 

If you have concerns regarding the collection and use of your PII or any other privacy issues, please contact:

 

Mindy McGinnis Site Use

Wolf Literary Service LLC

65 Bleecker St.

Floor 12

New York, NY 10012

bigblackcat97@gmail.com

 

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