(Last Updated: August, 2009)
Maxwork Publications, we are committed to ensuring the privacy of our users.
of the ScienceNiche.com Web site located at http://scienceniche.com/, and how
that information is used and disclosed. By using our Site, you consent to the
terms of this Policy.
What is Personal Information?
Personal information is information that specifically identifies an
individual, such as a user’s name, address, telephone number, e-mail address,
credit card or other account number, and information about that individual’s
activities. Personal information also includes demographic information such as
date of birth, gender, geographic area and preferences when such information is
linked to other personal information that identifies you. Personal information
does not include “aggregate” information. Aggregate information is data we
collect about a group or category of products, services or users from which
individual user identities have been removed.
Personal Information We Collect
You may provide personal information to us in a number of ways :
- Register on the Site
- Participate in a survey, contest or sweepstakes on the Site
- Participate or make comments in any forums or other interactive areas of
- Submit/post an article or comment to the Site and voluntarily include your
name or other personal information
- Contact us by email for any reason
If you request or apply for compensation from us for your articles, comments
or other submissions to the Site, we will collect certain additional personal
and demographic information from you. We also collect personal information from
you if you submit a job application or resume to us via email.
When you visit our Site, some information is also automatically collected,
such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, operating system and
browser type and the time and date of your visit. This information is collected
services you have used, to record registration information regarding your login
name and password, to ensure you do not repeatedly see advertisements, to record
your user preferences and to keep you logged into the Site.
How We Use the Information We Collect
The personal information is used to process the requests or transactions. The
information is used to:
- contact you for administrative purposes or provide you with customer
- complete transactions requested by you or to verify that you have
submitted an article or comment;
- respond to any questions, problems or complaints, or request feedback;
- organize the Site and its various services and activities to better serve
you and customize or develop our products and services; and
- send you emails or other communications containing information about
products and services that you might find of interest.
Disclosure of Information
We do not sell, rent or share personal information with third parties without
your prior consent except in the limited circumstances described in this Policy.
We share personal information with third-party vendors who assist us in
performing internal functions necessary to operate our business like analyzing
data, providing marketing assistance and processing payment transactions. In all
cases we limit the information shared with our third-party vendors to that which
is necessary to carry out those functions.
We also disclose personal information when we believe it is appropriate to
comply with the law ; to enforce or apply this Policy or our other policies or
agreements; to initiate, render, bill and collect for amounts owed to us. Except
this the personal information may be disclosed as part of any merger,
acquisition, debt financing or sale of company assets, as well as in the event
of an insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership in which personally identifiable
information could be transferred to third parties as one of our business assets.
Links to Other Web Sites
Our Site contains links to other Web sites. Links from our Site to other
sites or content are provided for your convenience only, and we do not have
control over the content or privacy and security practices and policies of such
third parties or other sites.
Choice and Access
For correction or deletion your personal information, we provide you with the
- Follow the “Unsubscribe” instructions contained in the communication from.
- Email us at Privacy at Science
- Or write to us at the following address with your request:
We use reasonable security measures to prevent loss, misuse and alteration of
information under our control. We cannot, however, guarantee protection of all
information against interception,Â misuse, or alteration, or that your
information may be not be disclosed or accessed by accidental circumstances or
by the unauthorized acts of others. Information you provide through the Site is
protected by an encryption technology called Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), to
ensure privacy and security during transmission. Your registration information
is accessible online only through the use of a password.
We will modify this Policy if our privacy practices materially change in the
future. We will notify you of such changes only by posting the new policy on our
Site and indicating at the top of the Policy the date it was last updated. We
encourage you to review the Policy each time you visit our Site to see if it has
been updated since your last visit to make sure you understand how personal
information you provide will be used.
Questions / Additional Information
If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us at the
following address or email us at
Privacy at Science Niche: