Privacy Policy

The Oldham Lab operates https://www.oldhamlab.org. Our website’s Privacy Policy will tell you what information we collect, how it is used, and your options as you interact with our website. By using our website, you agree to this policy. Please read the following carefully before using our website.

By using our website, you consent to the collection, use, and sharing of information as described in this Privacy Policy. By providing us with an email address, you agree that we may use your email address to communicate with you.

Information That We Collect

You may use our website without providing any personal information. If you choose to submit an email using the contact form on the website, you will be asked to provide your name and email address so that we can respond to your message. Beyond this form, we do not request, collect, or store personal information.

Log Data

Our website works with Google Analytics to track and analyze visitor activity on our website. Our website uses “cookies” set by Google Analytics. Cookies are small data files that online services can store on, and retrieve from, a user’s computer or mobile device through the user’s web browser.

Most internet browsers accept cookies by default, but you can modify your browser preferences to block or restrict cookies if you do not want your web browsing activity tracked. There are a variety of tools publicly available to manage cookies and similar technologies that collect information related to your use of our website. Learn more from the FTC or the Digital Advertising Alliance opt-out page, which allows users to opt out from receiving internet-based advertising.

We are not responsible for the effectiveness or compliance of third party opt-out mechanisms or programs. Please note that if you delete your cookies or upgrade your browser after having opted out, you will need to opt out again. Further, if you use multiple browsers or devices, you will need to opt out on each browser or device.

We use web analytics and tag management services and tools provided by Google to collect certain information relating to your use of our website. Examples of information collected by Google Analytics includes computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics. IP addresses are anonymized within Google Analytics. We use this information in the aggregate to understand how our visitors as a group use different resources and to help us improve our website. Google Analytics may acquire additional information about your activity on our website, including pages you visit, access times, visit duration, how you arrived at our website, and your IP address. You can find out more about how Google uses data when you visit our website by visiting their website: How Google uses data when you use our partners’ websites or apps.

Security

We are committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information you provide to us via our website so that we can make sure it remains as secure as possible. The website is hosted by Netlify and information regarding website security may be accessed here. Accordingly, we use reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access. We use a security infrastructure that protects the integrity and privacy of personal information submitted to us via our website. As an additional security measure, your personal information is also encrypted during transmission using appropriate technology including Transport Layer Security. This is an industry standard.

The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us through online applications, and you do so at your own risk. Depending on the nature of the inquiry, your communication could be discarded or archived. If you wish, you can contact us instead by telephone at the numbers provided throughout our websites.

External websites

This online Privacy Policy applies only to our website. Our website contains links to external websites. Please be aware that this Privacy Policy does not apply to those websites. We encourage you to read the Privacy Policy on any other website you visit before providing them with personal information.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time without notice and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continues use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide by the modified Privacy Policy.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or concerns about how we collect, use, or protect your personal information, please contact us.

Last revised: 2020-05-24