Localwebdesigns Privacy

(Version 1.2 March 14th, 2011) American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) is committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of others to our sites as well as the privacy of our customers (subscribers).As a visitor, you can confidently visit any of our web sites without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. As a customer, you can be assured that any personally identifiable information (i.e. information by which you can be identified) will only be used to support your customer relationship with American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com)

What information do we collect?

When you visit our web site, our web server collects technical information about your connection such as your ISP’s domain name, the time you accessed the site, and the pages you visited.

Some pages might utilize “cookies,” which allows a web application to remember your browser preferences individually to tailor itself to your likes and dislikes.

Some pages might ask you for your contact information such as email address and/or phone number, if you wish to voluntarily participate in contests, free giveaways, surveys, and the like.

Our web server does not automatically (secretly, without your prior knowledge and permission) collect your email address, nor does it collect information on what other sites you might have visited on the internet.

How do we use this information?

The information our web server collects helps us analyze web traffic and to improve the content and offerings on our web site. On some pages, cookies may facilitate your interaction with us by remembering and transferring related pieces of information as you navigate our site from page to page.

We may from time to time disclose aggregate information on our web site’s traffic profile to, for example, third party internet marketing companies who help us better design our advertisements and/or our web sites.

When you sign up with American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) you provide us with both contact and payment information such as your name, address, phone number, credit card information, etc.

While you are a customer of American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com), we store information regarding your account status, preferences, and choices. We may also store customers’ electronic mail and other communications as part of our interaction with you as a customer.

Do we obtain, store, or process third party PII?

Third party PII (Personally Identifiable Information) is that information on you that we may have obtained from Third Parties such as information brokers, i.e. any source other than yourself. We may obtain your PII from an authorized contact in your organization, as part of providing your service. Other than that, we do not collect, process, or store any Third Party PII from any outside sources.

How do we use this information?

We use your contact and payment information to establish service for you. We use your payment information for processing your payments only. We create and maintain other information such as your account status, choices, and customer history as a routine part of providing service to you.

American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) may from time to time share customer information with selected partners and third parties, for example, service providers, or to bring you additional value-added services or to provide you with information about products that may be of interest to you or enable you to take advantage of special partner programs. American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) may also use customer information to communicate system and maintenance information, and/or information about new and upgraded products.

American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) will not, except for reasons listed below, disclose to third parties any customer information, contents of any electronic mail, or other communication that American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) stores for its customers. The following list enumerates the circumstances under which American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) will disclose such information:

It is necessary in order to provide service to the customers.

It is necessary to protect the legitimate interests of American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) or its customers.

It is required to cooperate with legal process such as warrants, interception orders, court orders and the like THAT AMERICAN DATA TECHNOLOGY, INC. DETERMINES IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION TO BE VALID AND ENFORCEABLE.

It is necessary to provide to a law enforcement agency when the contents are inadvertently obtained by American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) and appear to pertain to the commission of a crime.

Collected information is subject to disclosure pursuant to judicial or other government subpoenas, warrants, orders, or if American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) merges with or is acquired by a third party or goes bankrupt.

American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) disclaims any intention to censor, edit, or engage in any ongoing review or surveillance of communications stored on or transmitted through its facilities by customers or others. American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) will, however, review, edit, delete, or block access to communications that may harm American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com), its customers, or third parties.

Customers may opt out of receiving newsletters and/or notices of new or upgraded products supplied by American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) by sending a request to privacy@localweb.com. Such requests must include their domain name and contact information. The grounds on which American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) may take such action may include, but are not limited to, the actual or potential violations of localwebdesigns.com’s Terms of Use (Acceptable Use Policy).

Please note, however, that American Data Technology, Inc. (localwebdesigns.com) reserves the right to send bulletins and other important information regarding our services at our discretion.

How can you contact us?

To access your information that we have stored about you, withdraw consent, delete, update your information, contact us regarding complains, express concerns, or provide helpful feedback regarding our privacy practices, you should contact support@localweb.com or call +1.919.544-4101. Mail can be sent to PO Box 12892, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA. We are available by e-mail or phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year.

How do we secure your information?

We have several layers of security in place, to ensure that any of your personal information that we have stored in our systems, is safeguarded. We are PCI complaint and our processes and infrastructure have been audited, scanned, and tested by third parties to ensure compliance. We are listed on Visa Corporation’s web site as a PCI compliant service provider. We are serious about keeping your private information, private.

What are our data retention policies?

We will store and process your PII in accordance with our stated Privacy Policy (this document) as long as you are a customer. Beyond that, we will store your PII in accordance with our internal Data Retention Policies, in a secure environment, for a typical period of 1 to 7 years. Please be advised: this is not a guarantee that we will archive your data for a minimum of 1 to 7 years unless you have actually subscribed to one of our data archival services, nor is it an assurance that we will not store your data for a longer period.

How will you be informed if there is a material change in our Privacy Policies?

We will contact all our clients whose information we have stored in our systems, with an update.