Effective Date: January 1, 2011
Last Modified: January 1, 2011
Notice Regarding Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998
Personal Information That We Collect
Depending on the type of interaction you have with us, different information will be collected about you.
Users who access www.UniqueServers.com but do not register or enter any information, hereafter referred to as "browsing users", will have limited information collected passively from them and include but are not limited to browser cookies, IP Addresses, and referral URL's.
Users who choose to register in order to post information on our public forums, hereafter referred to as "forum users", will have the same information as browsing users collected from them in addition to any information entered by the user. No actual personal information is required to be submitted by forum users other than the user’s email address required in order to become a forum user. Any other information is optional and is voluntarily entered by the user and therefore should be considered to be public information.
Users who choose to subscribe to our services, hereafter referred to as "service users", will have the same information as browsing users and forum users collected in addition to any necessary billing information collected from them. Necessary billing information includes but is not limited to names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses. Any information other than names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, and other necessary billing information is optional and should the user choose to enter such information it should be considered public information.
How We Collect Information From You
We collect information about you through both active and passive means. Active collection refers to the collection of information whenever you enter it into forms in order to subscribe to our services or to post on our forums. Any information collected actively is directly provided by you. Passive collection refers to collecting information not directly provided by you by means of internet cookies. Cookies are used in order to enhance your experience on our site and include minimal data such as your IP Address and other session data. These cookies may be removed by you at any time.
How We Use Your Information
Special Disclosure Cases
Our general policy states that we will not disclose any of your information to third parties; however, we reserve the right to and may disclose personal information about you or about your use of our services, if for any reason we believe that it is absolutely necessary to do so. Example situations in which we may do this include: identifying, contacting, or bringing legal action against someone who may be violating our policies; protecting ourselves, other users, or the general public; properly operating our services.
We reserve the right to disclose any information to law enforcement in the event that a crime is committed or suspected, or if we are compelled to do so by subpoenas; court orders; writs; discovery requests; lawful criminal, civil, or administrative process; or request of authorities or persons with the reasonable power to obtain such process.
Any and all information posted to our forums or sent through our private messaging service provided through the forums should immediately be considered to be public information. Any information provided in a user profile, member directory, or other related service is voluntary and should also be considered to be public information. You are responsible for this information, as such, you should not transmit any information that you would not wish to see disclosed to the general public.
How We Protect Your Information
We take measures to secure your information and follow the generally accepted industry standards of data encryption to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during and after transmission. No method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure, as such we cannot guarantee 100% security. You assume the risk of any such security breaches to the extent that they occur despite our reasonable security measures. Any concerns regarding our security measures can be sent to contact@UniqueServers.com.
By visiting our website or using our services, you implicitly consent to our policies.