Commitment to Privacy
Personally Identifiable Information
When you visit this Site, we will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily. If you opt not to provide us with personally identifiable information, no material consequences will result, although you may be unable to submit information requests through this Site.
Use of Personally Identifiable Information
Arke will make reasonable efforts to keep secure the data you provide us and will take reasonable precautions, such as using a secure server, in an effort to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alteration. Agents or hosting contractors of Arke who have access to your personally identifiable information in connection with providing services for Arke are required to keep the information confidential and are not permitted to use this information for any other purpose than to carry out the services they are performing for Arke.
A Note to Children and Parents: Arke intends that this Site be used by adults only. Children: before sending any information about yourself over the Internet to us or anyone else, be sure to ask your parents for permission. Parents: Arke recommends that parents take an active role in their children’s use of the Internet. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their personal information while using the Internet. If a child has provided us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that child may contact us at the e-mail address, phone or mailing address provided by this website if they would like this information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the child’s information from our databases.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information Collected Automatically
In some cases, Arke may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet browser or computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site or general demographics. Arke does not collect personally identifiable information automatically, but we may tie information collected automatically to your previously submitted personally identifiable information.
Contacting Us Regarding Your Personally Identifiable Information
Changes to Privacy Statement
Links to Third Party Sites
Arke will have no liability for any personally identifiable information (including credit card information) entered on third party sites navigated to by the user from the Site. Arke has every intention of providing links to only proven, secure sites from the Site, but cannot be responsible for any information entered by the user on a third party site.
No Liability for Acts of Third Parties
Although Arke will use reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information, transmissions made by means of the Internet cannot be made absolutely secure. Arke will have no liability for disclosure of information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized acts of third parties. In addition, Arke will release specific information about you to comply with any valid legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute or court order. We will also release specific information in special cases, such as if there is an attempted breach of security or a physical threat to you or others.
Please note that if you give out personal identification information online — that information can be collected and used by third parties. Although we strive to protect our users’ privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of information you post in these forums. You disclose such information at your own risk.