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Privacy Statement

MD AAU Staff - Executive
Last Updated: Monday, 22 February 2016 11:27

Privacy Statement

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Privacy Statement

AAU Sports is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the AAU Sports Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the AAU Sports website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

AAU Sports collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. AAU Sports also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by AAU Sports. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by AAU Sports for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the AAU Sports Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through AAU Sports public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: AAU Sports does not read any of your private online communications.

AAU Sports encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from AAU Sports so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. AAU Sports is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the AAU Sports and AAU Sports family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

AAU Sports collects and uses your personal information to operate the AAU Sports Web site and deliver the services you have requested. AAU Sports also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from AAU Sports and its affiliates. AAU Sports may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

AAU Sports does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. AAU Sports may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, AAU Sports may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to AAU Sports, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

AAU Sports does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

AAU Sports keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within AAU Sports, in order to determine what AAU Sports services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within AAU Sports to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

AAU Sports Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on AAU Sports or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of AAU Sports; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of AAU Sports, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The AAU Sports Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize AAU Sports pages, or register with AAU Sports site or services, a cookie helps AAU Sports to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same AAU Sports Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the AAU Sports features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the AAU Sports services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

AAU Sports secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. AAU Sports secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

AAU Sports will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. AAU Sports encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how AAU Sports is protecting your information.

Contact Information

AAU Sports welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that AAU Sports has not adhered to this Statement, please contact AAU Sports at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.
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