Your privacy is very important to us. At Wellspring Family Dental we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:
- We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
- We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
- We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.
Like most website operators, Wellspring Family Dental 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. Wellspring Family Dental’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Wellspring Family Dental’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Wellspring Family Dental may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Wellspring Family Dental also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Wellspring Family Dental 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 blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Wellspring Family Dental’s websites choose to interact with Wellspring Family Dental in ways that require Wellspring Family Dental to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Wellspring Family Dental gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Wellspring Family Dental collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Wellspring Family Dental. Wellspring Family Dental 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.
Wellspring Family Dental may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Wellspring Family Dental may monitor the most popular pages on the wellspringfamilydental.com site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Wellspring Family Dental may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Wellspring Family Dental does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Wellspring Family Dental 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 Wellspring Family Dental’s behalf or to provide services available at Wellspring Family Dental’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Wellspring Family Dental 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, Wellspring Family Dental discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Wellspring Family Dental believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Wellspring Family Dental, third parties or the public at large. If you send us a request (for example via a support 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 clients. Wellspring Family Dental takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Wellspring Family Dental, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Wellspring Family Dental 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 Wellspring Family Dental may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.