3. How Your Information is Used
a. Order and Payment Processing, Customer Service, Credit Card Issuers and Quality Assurance: We use contact information to help us efficiently perform transactions, to deliver the services you have requested, to perform quality assurance, sales analyses and other business analyses, and to contact you in connection with any orders that you have placed with us. We may also provide your contact information to your credit card issuer or to credit card processors for their purposes. No other use of your financial information will be made except to satisfy any law, regulation, governmental request, or judicial order. When you make a purchase through Nikeblog.com, or register with Nikeblog.com, you will provide us with an email address where we, or these service providers, may contact you for the purposes described in this paragraph.
b. Contacting You for Offers and Promotions: You agree, in consideration for the use of the Services provided by Nikeblog.com, to allow Nikeblog.com to use your personal information to send you marketing and promotional materials. Nikeblog.com may also send you marketing and promotional materials that promote third party products. Nikeblog.com will not rent or sell your personal information for use by third parties. These materials may include, but are not limited to: newsletters providing you with additional information on how to use the Services, and promotional offers for goods and services from Nikeblog.com or third parties.
4. Disclosure to Governmental Entities
Nikeblog.com may disclose specific contact information when we determine that such disclosure is necessary to comply with law, to cooperate with or seek assistance from law enforcement or to protect the interests or safety of Nikeblog.com or other visitors to the site or users of the Services. Also, your contact information may be passed on to a third party in the event of a merger, acquisition, consolidation, divestiture, or a bankruptcy of Nikeblog.com.
Session IDs: “Session IDs” allow us to identify a particular user across multiple web page requests. This Session ID is maintained within your cookie file, where possible. If cookies are not enabled, or if the user’s internet browser program does not support cookies then Nikeblog.com will place the Session ID in the requested web page. This allows the end user to avoid having to continually re-enter Certain information such as account name and password for every web page request. This Session ID expires whenever the user closes their internet browser.
IP Address: Each time you visit Nikeblog.com, we automatically collect your IP address and the web page from which you came. In order to administer and optimize Nikeblog.com for you and to diagnose problems with Nikeblog.com, we use your IP address to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information about you.
Banner Ads: Nikeblog.com may include the use of ad banner partners for the serving and/or targeting of ads, promotions, and other marketing messages. These ads may be provided, in some cases, by a third party ad service provider. The ad service provider may place or utilize their own unique cookie on your browser, and may use non-personally identifiable information about your visit to our sites, such as the number of times you have viewed the ad. Nikeblog.com is not responsible for the collection of these cookies and is not responsible for the actions of the ad service providers. Nikeblog.com does not sponsor, endorse or guarantee any products or services advertised by third parties on its site.
Direct Linking URLs or Hotlinking: In order to provide more relevant advertising and monitor user bandwidth usage (as governed by the Nikeblog.com Terms of Service), Nikeblog.com may gather data from the referrer logs that identify where and how frequently user images being hosted by Nikeblog.com are being displayed on third party sites.
6. Information from Other Sites
7. Non-US Users
If you are not a resident of the United States, you understand and agree that Nikeblog.com stores and processes your information on computers located in the United States, and by providing any data to Nikeblog.com, you consent to the transfer of such information to the United States.
8. Security Precautions
Nikeblog.com has security measures in place to help protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We use secure socket layer (SSL) technology to help protect the security of commerce transactions in the event we host such transactions. We encrypt your contact information and financial information as it travels over the Internet and we store your financial information on our servers in encrypted form. Your information may be transferred to and maintained in whole or in part on computer networks which may be located outside of the state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction in which you reside, and may be stored on equipment or in facilities leased or licensed from third parties. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information and make all commercially reasonable efforts to do so, Nikeblog.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. However, once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.
9. How to Contact Us