Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
When barbarapietron.com visitors choose to interact in ways that require the website to gather personally-identifying information, the amount and type of information gathered depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, visitors who leave comments must provide a username and email address. Likewise, those who wish to access free content and join the reader list must provide an email address. This information is never shared and is collected only as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with barbarapietron.com. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the knowledge that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
If you are a registered user at barbarapietron.com and have supplied your email address, you’ll receive an occasional email to tell you about upcoming novels, ask for your feedback, or pass along other book deals. This type of information is also communicated via blog and social media to keep the email to a minimum.
Like most standard websites, barbarapietron.com collects non-personally identifying information to better understand how visitors use the website. This may include: Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses), browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement in the aggregate, and to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc., are not linked to personally identifiable information.
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Permission is granted to download one copy of the materials on barbarapietron.com for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
modify or copy the materials;
use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial) without the consent of Barbara Pietron;
remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Barbara Pietron at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.
In no event shall Barbara Pietron be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on barbarapietron.com even if Barbara Pietron or an authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.
Accuracy of materials
The materials appearing on barbarapietron.com could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Barbara Pietron does not warrant that any of the materials on the website are accurate, complete or current. Barbara Pietron may make changes to the materials contained on the website at any time without notice. However, Barbara Pietron, does not make any commitment to update the materials.
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