Privacy Policy

Why A Privacy Policy? 
DeVore Technologies respects your privacy. This Privacy Policy embodies our commitment to its protection through adherence to fair electronic information practices. This Policy puts you, the individual, in control of how your personal information is processed. You have our promise that we will not electronically process your personal information in any way that is incompatible with this Policy.

This Privacy Policy Protects Your Privacy
The types of personal information DeVore Technologies collects about you through its Web sites;
How it collects that information;
The general purposes for which it collects such information;
The types of organizations to which it discloses the information;
The choices and means by which individuals may limit its use and disclosure.

It Is Your Choice
Whether and how certain personal information you provide is used (where such use is unrelated to the uses for which you originally disclosed it); and
Whether and the manner in which a third party uses certain personal information you provide (where such use is unrelated to the uses for which you originally disclosed it).

OUR CLIENTS
After our clients have signed up for our services, we may be in communication with you about your account, technical questions you may have about services provided by us, or any other matter relating to those services. Those communications are essential to our relationship with you and to our ability to provide you with quality services that are responsive to your needs. At the same time, those communications give us helpful insights about you, your preferences and the ways in which we might improve our services. We therefore may maintain this information for future use.

For operational and quality assurance purposes, we take note of whether and how you use the information and services that we provide, such as by recording site traffic patterns and by maintaining log files of users’ access to site files.

The information we receive from or about you is stored on systems designed to prevent the loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of that information. We also encrypt your transmission of sensitive information to us (e.g., credit card numbers, account passwords) in the interest of heightened privacy protection and information integrity. Transactions within our account manager and purchase flows use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption when transmitting data from your connection to our systems. You may click the lock icon within your web browser to verify the authenticity of any or our SSL certificates.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES
We do not use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our Web site and other Web sites. DeVore Technologies will not place any third party cookies on your computer while you are on any part of the DeVore Technologies web site.

We may place a text file called a “cookie” in the browser files of your computer. The cookie itself does not contain Personal Information although it will enable us to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. But the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can’t read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. DeVore Technologies uses cookies to track user traffic patterns (as described above).

Our advertising system delivers a one-time cookie to better track ad impressions and click rates.You can refuse cookies by turning them off in your browser. If you’ve set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning message with each cookie. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this site. However, you do need cookies to participate actively in message boards, forums, polling and surveys.

DeVore Technologies tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. DeVore Technologies does break down overall usage statistics according to a user’s domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user’s browser).

INFORMATION CORRECTIONS OR CHANGES
We use the information we collect to direct important notices and information affecting your account or services, as well as to provide general information that may be of interest to you, including newsletters, surveys and information about our service or product offerings or the offerings. You may opt-out of receiving information from us simply by notifying us of your desire in accordance with the opt-out instructions contained in any information message you receive from us.

LEGAL STATEMENT
DeVore Technologies, Inc. maintains this Web site for the purposes of information, education and communication. This Web site is intended for access and use only by residents of the United States. Nothing contained in this Web site should be construed as a promotion or solicitation for any product or for the use of any product in a particular way which is not authorized by the laws and regulations of the country where the user is located. Your access to and use of this Web site is subject to the following:

(1) This web site is designed to provide accurate and authoritative information in regard to the subject matter covered. It is published with the understanding that DeVore Technologies, Inc. is not rendering any legal advice for any particular case. If legal advice or expert assistance is required in a specific case or legal matter, the services of a competent professional should be sought. It is also understood that the laws on this subject may change from time to time, therefore any attorney, legal professional or individual reading the content in this web site, should contact DeVore Technologies, Inc. with questions regarding the current status of the law.

(2) DeVore Technologies, Inc. goal is to ensure that the information on this Web site is accurate and up to date but makes no representations, warranties or assurances (express or implied) as to the accuracy, currency or completeness of such information. DeVore Technologies, Inc. shall not be liable for any damage or injury which may arise from the use of or reliance upon any information provided in this Web site or from your inability to access the Web site. DeVore Technologies, Inc. assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damage or injury to you, your computer or other personal property including but not limited to damages caused by viruses that infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to our Web site or from your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video or audio, or other items from the Web site.

(3) Some links in this Web site may lead to Web sites which are not under the control of DeVore Technologies, Inc. When you visit any of those Web sites you will leave the DeVore Technologies, Inc. Web site and DeVore Technologies, Inc. will accept no responsibility or liability in respect of the material or any Web site which is not under the control of DeVore Technologies, Inc. External sites are not endorsed by DeVore Technologies, Inc. and DeVore Technologies, Inc. makes no representation or warranty as to the content contained in any such external Web site.

(4) These terms of use and your use of the Web site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio. If any provision of these terms of use shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed void but shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

(5) DeVore Technologies, Inc. hereby authorizes you to copy materials published by it on this Web site for your non-commercial, private use only, provided any copy of these materials which you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices and disclaimers contained herein.

(6) This Web site is provided as a service to its visitors. DeVore Technologies, Inc. reserves the right to delete, modify or supplement the content of this Web site at any time for any reason without notification to anyone.

(7) Please view our Internet Privacy Policy for information as to how we collect and use information collected or received through this Web site.

(8) Copyright Information: All content of this Web site is owned or used by permission by DeVore Technologies, Inc. and is protected by applicable copyright laws worldwide.

(a) Reproduction of images and other Copyrighted Material. As with any image, possession of a copy of a digitized image does not give unrestricted rights to use it. The copyright of an image is generally owned by the photographer and only the copyright owner, or the owner’s legal representative, can grant permission to copy, distribute, or publicly display the image.

(b) It is illegal to reproduce photographs taken by a professional photographer or other copyrighted material without the permission of the copyright owner.

(c) Use of Information on this Web site. The copyrights of the images and other material on this Web site are owned by DeVore Technologies, Inc. or the individual photographers who have authorized their use on this Web site.

(d) Use of Other Images and Information. Other images and information may be downloaded, reprinted and reproduced for non-commercial, private purposes. Other images and information may not be manipulated or altered without the express permission of DeVore Technologies, Inc. or the photographer.

(9) Trademark Information: Ownership of Trademarks. ®/ ™ denote trademarks of DeVore Technologies, Inc. Incorporated and/or its affiliates or subsidiaries unless otherwise indicated. These trademarks as well as the trade name, service marks, trade dress and products (“Intellectual Property”) contained on this Web site are protected in the United States and internationally. Except to accurately identify the DeVore Technologies, Inc. products or services, no use of any of the Intellectual Property may be made without the prior express written authorization of DeVore Technologies, Inc.

OUR CLIENTS
After our clients have signed up for our services, we may be in communication with you about your account, technical questions you may have about services provided by us, or any other matter relating to those services. Those communications are essential to our relationship with you and to our ability to provide you with quality services that are responsive to your needs. At the same time, those communications give us helpful insights about you, your preferences and the ways in which we might improve our services. We therefore may maintain this information for future use.

For operational and quality assurance purposes, we take note of whether and how you use the information and services that we provide, such as by recording site traffic patterns and by maintaining log files of users’ access to site files.

The information we receive from or about you is stored on systems designed to prevent the loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of that information. We also encrypt your transmission of sensitive information to us (e.g., credit card numbers, account passwords) in the interest of heightened privacy protection and information integrity. Transactions within our account manager and purchase flows use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption when transmitting data from your connection to our systems. You may click the lock icon within your web browser to verify the authenticity of any or our SSL certificates.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES
We do not use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our Web site and other Web sites. DeVore Technologies will not place any third party cookies on your computer while you are on any part of the DeVore Technologies web site.

We may place a text file called a “cookie” in the browser files of your computer. The cookie itself does not contain Personal Information although it will enable us to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. But the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can’t read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. DeVore Technologies uses cookies to track user traffic patterns (as described above).

Our advertising system delivers a one-time cookie to better track ad impressions and click rates.You can refuse cookies by turning them off in your browser. If you’ve set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning message with each cookie. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this site. However, you do need cookies to participate actively in message boards, forums, polling and surveys.

DeVore Technologies tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. DeVore Technologies does break down overall usage statistics according to a user’s domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user’s browser).

INFORMATION CORRECTIONS OR CHANGES
We use the information we collect to direct important notices and information affecting your account or services, as well as to provide general information that may be of interest to you, including newsletters, surveys and information about our service or product offerings or the offerings. You may opt-out of receiving information from us simply by notifying us of your desire in accordance with the opt-out instructions contained in any information message you receive from us.

Data Retention 
We retain personal information we collect from you where we have an ongoing legitimate business need to do so (for example, to provide you with a service you have requested or to comply with applicable legal, tax, or accounting requirements). Though we maintain security measures for all clients, additional measures, such as PCI or HIPPA, can be allied upon request, in these cases the data is isolated and backed up per schedule. When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your personal information, we will either delete or anonymize it or, if this is not possible (for example, because your personal information has been stored in backup archives), then we will securely store your personal information and isolate it from any further processing until deletion is possible.