Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. We are committed to respecting your privacy through the protection of your personal information.

We only collect personally identifying information (for example, user name, e-mail address, etc.) about registered users when knowingly provided by them. 

Registration.

Personally identifiable information of users will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the User’s prior consent. However, we may use registration or other information to guide development of new features and services relevant to Site Users or for purposes of data collection and analysis. 

Security.

We use encryption to ensure the integrity and privacy of the personal information you pass to us via the Internet during registration.

Use of Cookies.

Cookies are small text files a website can use to recognize repeat users and ease the ongoing access to and use of the website. They do not come onto a user’s system nor do they pose a threat to a user’s files. Please note that cookies may be necessary to provide the User with certain features (for example, customized delivery of information) available on the site.

Opt-Out Options.

We give Users options wherever necessary and practical. Such choices include:

Opting not to provide certain personal information when registering.

Opting not to participate in Interactive Areas.

You do not need to give personal information to receive information from this site – however some access is limited to registered users in the Reviewer or Author membership categories.

User Submissions

Any information such as remarks, suggestions, questions, correspondence, comments, creative ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to the ECUUS through this Site shall be treated as non-confidential. You agree that you will not upload or transmit any submission that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.

Use of Interactive Areas

If you use the Site’s interactive areas, you are solely responsible for your own communications and the consequences of submitting those communications. ECUUS does not assume any responsibility for the consequences of any Interactive Area communications on or arising from use of the site.