This Notice details important information regarding the use and disclosure of User information collected on this Site. This Notice is intended to help you make an informed decision about whether to use or continue using the Site.
Your use of the Site and any personal information you provide on the Site remains subject to the terms of this Notice.
The Information Collected
User Provided Information: You provide certain personally identifiable information (such as your name and email address) to We Testify when you choose to participate in certain activities on this Site, such as signing up for our e-newsletter, making a donation, signing petitions, sharing your story, making a media request, and sending letters to the editor or messages to policymakers.
When you run a search using our search function, we will collect the information that you provide so that we can learn more about the people who are interested in abortion storytelling. This information will help us provide better service to users of this Site. None of this information will be connected to your name or email address in any way.
Log File Information: When you use the Site, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (”IP”) address, browser type, browser language, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
The Way Information is Used
If you submit personally identifiable information to us through the Site, then we use your personal information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Site.
We do not use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send messages without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. We may, however, use your email address for administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major Site changes or for customer service purposes).
We use both your personally identifiable information and certain non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous User usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, click stream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Site and to create new features, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing User preferences and trends.
We do not share your personally identifiable information (such as name or email address) with anyone unless the law requires us to.
We also reserve the right to disclose personally identifiable information and/or non-personally-identifiable information that we believe, in good faith, is appropriate or necessary to investigate and defend itself against liability or any third-party claims or allegations, to protect the security or integrity of our web site, and to protect the rights, property, or personal safety our Users or others.
You may, of course, decline to submit personally identifiable information through the Site, in which case we may not be able to provide certain services to you.
Our Commitment To Privacy
Protecting the privacy of the people sharing abortion stories is especially important. For that reason, we do not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information or non-personally-identifiable information on the Site from persons who sharing their stories unless they provide it directly through the forms on the site.
Special Note to International Users
Changes and Updates to this Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice may be revised periodically and this will be reflected by the “effective date” below. Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes. In general, we only use your personal information in the manner described in the Privacy Notice in effect when we received the personal information you provided. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Notice and any future revisions.
For revisions to this Privacy Notice that may be materially less restrictive on our use or disclosure of the personal information you have already provided to us, we will attempt to obtain your consent before implementing such revisions with respect to such information.
July 22, 2016