Privacy Policy

Last updated: July 16, 2007

David J. Woods Productions Inc. is dedicated to protecting the privacy of its user community. The intent of this privacy policy is to detail the information David J. Woods Productions Inc. may gather about individuals who visit its Web site, how that information is used, and David J. Woods Productions Inc.’s disclosure practices. Please note that this policy applies only to David J. Woods Productions Inc.’s Web site and not to the Web sites of other companies or organizations to which we provide links.

Site Usage Information
David J. Woods Productions Inc. gathers “site usage” information from all visitors to the djwoods.ca web site. Such data is used in the aggregate, to help determine general usage patterns and fine tune layout in order to ensure that our site is as useful and enjoyable as possible. This “site usage” and statistical information may be made public information at David J. Woods Productions Inc.’s discretion.

Please note that David J. Woods Productions Inc. does not control all HTML served in conjunction with its site. djwoods.ca may include content from other parties that may perform user activity tracking other than that described herein. In particular, some of our partners may use “cookies” in ways that we do not.

Individual User Information

Personally identifying information that you provide to David J. Woods Productions Inc. will not be released to third parties outside of the David J. Woods Productions Inc. network of affiliates without your explicit permission. Visitors are specifically asked for individually identifiable information when signing up to use certain djwoods.ca services. In some instances, users may be asked for personal interest and demographic information in order to create a more personalized user experience with djwoods.ca; however these fields will generally

Personally identifying information, which you choose to provide to another party or Web site, will be subject to their privacy policy. For example, if you purchase goods or services online from a merchant that is referenced from the djwoods.ca website, information you provide to that merchant is subject to their privacy policy rather than ours.

From time to time, David J. Woods Productions Inc. and/or its partners may wish to contact individual users regarding community news or to make promotional offers. However, such communications will only be delivered to users who have previously approved them.

“Personally identifying information” is information that can be explicitly used to identify and/or contact you as an individual. This includes information like your real name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, credit card number, etc. Information that, by itself, cannot be explicitly linked with your “real” identity is not considered personally identifying. Examples of this are favourite or bookmarked Web sites, or your preferences with respect to how you wish to see a given page or site set up according to the selections you choose.

On occasion, David J. Woods Productions Inc. may ask you for personal information such as your name or address. We do this when you register for contests/promotions or services that require registration or subscription. djwoods.ca needs to collect this information for fulfilling prizes, and for tracking/verifying compliance with djwoods.ca policies. It may also be needed for purposes of compliance with federal, provincial and local laws and/or for editorial and feedback solicitation purposes. When we intend to use your personal information, we tell you up front. This way you can decide whether you want to give us the information or not.

USE OF COOKIES
Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an individual’s hard disk for record-keeping purposes. Cookies can make the Web more useful by storing information about your preferences on a particular site, like what items you have in a “shopping cart” for an online store. The use of cookies is an industry standard, and many major Web sites use them to provide great features for their customers.

djwoods.ca has two primary uses for its cookies. First, we use them to specify unique preferences. Secondly, we use cookies to track user trends and patterns. This helps us better understand and improve areas of the djwoods.ca web site that our users find valuable. While both of these activities depend on the use of a “cookie,” visitors to the djwoods.ca web site always have the option of disabling cookies via their browser preferences.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, note that some parts of the djwoods.ca web site may not function properly if you refuse cookies.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Users should be aware that when you are on the djwoods.ca web site, you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. There are links to other sites from the djwoods.ca pages that take you outside our service. For example, if you “click” on a banner advertisement, the “click” takes you off the djwoods.ca site. This includes links from advertisers, sponsors and partners that may use the djwoods.ca logo as part of a co-branding agreement. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data or solicit personal information. Always be aware of where you end up!

David J. Woods Productions Inc.’s web site policy does not extend to anything that is inherent in the operation of the Internet, and therefore beyond the control of djwoods.ca, and is not to be applied in any manner contrary to applicable law or governmental regulation.

Disclosure
David J. Woods Productions Inc. reserves the right to access and disclose individually identifiable information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate its systems properly or to protect itself or its users. Where practical, David J. Woods Productions Inc. will attempt to obtain the prior consent of the individual prior to disclosing individually identifiable information. As mentioned above, we reserve the right to share aggregated “site usage” information with third parties.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
From time to time, the djwoods.ca web site may introduce new products and services to its users and members. djwoods.ca reserves the right to modify this policy at any time without prior notification to its users.