Like most website operators, 12 Points collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.
12 Points’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how 12 Points' visitors use its website.
12 Points also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on its blog. 12 Points only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to 12 Points’ website choose to interact with 12 Points in ways that require 12 Points to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that 12 Points gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up to our blog, and artists who wish to apply for our festival, to provide a username and email address. In each case, 12 Points collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with 12 Points. 12 Points does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
12 Points may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, 12 Points may monitor the most popular pages on its site 12 Points may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, 12 Points does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
12 Points discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on 12 Points’ behalf or to provide services available at 12 Points’ website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using 12 Points’ website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. 12 Points will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, 12 Points discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when 12 Points believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of 12 Points, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of the 12 Points website and have supplied your email address, 12 Points may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with 12 Points and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. 12 Points takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.