Double C Holdings Inc. (“Double C Holdings Inc.“) operates thewritingcooperative.ca and may operate other websites. It is Double C Holdings Inc. policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Double C Holdings Inc. 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. Double C Holdings Inc. purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Double C Holdings Inc. visitors use its website. From time to time, Double C Holdings Inc. may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Double C Holdings Inc. also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on thewritingcooperative.ca blogs/sites. Double C Holdings Inc. 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 commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Double C Holdings Inc. websites choose to interact with Double C Holdings Inc. in ways that require Double C Holdings Inc. to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Double C Holdings Inc. gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at thewritingcooperative.ca to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Double C Holdings Inc. are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Double C Holdings Inc. collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Double C Holdings Inc. Double C Holdings Inc. 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.
Double C Holdings Inc. may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Double C Holdings Inc. may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Double C Holdings Inc. does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Double C Holdings Inc. 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 Double C Holdings Inc. behalf or to provide services available at Thewritingcooperative.ca. Double C Holdings Inc. 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 Double C Holdings Inc. websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Double C Holdings Inc. 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, Double C Holdings Inc. discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Double C Holdings Inc. believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Double C Holdings Inc., third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Double C Holdings Inc. website and have supplied your email address, Double C Holdings Inc. (thewritingcooperative.ca) may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Double C Holdings Inc. and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. Double C Holdings Inc. takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Double C Holdings Inc., or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Double C Holdings Inc. Double C Holdings Inc. 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 Double C Holdings Inc. may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.