Commitment to Online Security
Physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been employed to safeguard the security and integrity of personal information. WinePress Publishing encrypts any billing information, and uses SSL connections for any such transactions. All WinePress staff with access to personal information obtained on our websites are bound to adhere to this policy as part of their employment requirements.
Personal Information Collected Online
WinePress Publishing LLC collects personal information online, including names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone and facsimile numbers, billing information, and other correspondence. WinePress does not knowingly collect or maintain any personal information from children under the age of 13 without specific written permission from a parent/guardian. In addition, no part of our sites are designed with the purpose of attracting any person under age 13.
How WinePress Uses Personal Information Collected Online
Unless you otherwise consent, we will use your personal information only for the purpose for which it is submitted, such as to reply to inquiries, provide information relevant to publishing, and process billing requests related to program participation; and we may use such information to provide operational or promotional notices, internal record-keeping, and to conduct research on industry marketplace practices. At any time you can add or remove your name from a WinePress mailing list by using the Contact form on our website.
How Your Information May Be Shared
In order to handle inquiries and best serve authors, WinePress will share personal information internally where appropriate. We never sell or rent your personal information to third-parties.
WinePress may release personal information under the following exceptional circumstances:
- Where release is required by law (for example, a subpoena) or regulation or is requested by a government agency;
- Where our records indicate potentially fraudulent activity or other deceptive practices that a governmental agency should be made aware of;
- To appropriate persons or authorities if your communication suggests possible harm to others.
Help Us Keep Your Personal Information Accurate
If your personal information changes or you would like to review the personal information we may have on file, please contact us with the new information or your review request.
Computer Tracking and Cookies
Our website/s are not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by visitors. Our site logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services but again, the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.
A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. WinePress uses non-identifying cookies to provide easier site navigation and access to forms. Our cookies do not generate personal data, do not read personal data from your machine and are never tied to anything that could be used to identify you.