Like most website operators, Columbia Shipmanagement 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. Columbia Shipmanagement’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Columbia Shipmanagement’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Columbia Shipmanagement may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Columbia Shipmanagement also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://www.columbia-shipmanagement.com blog posts. Columbia Shipmanagement only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Columbia Shipmanagement’s websites choose to interact with Columbia Shipmanagement in ways that require Columbia Shipmanagement to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Columbia Shipmanagement gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at http://www.columbia-shipmanagement.com to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links To External Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.
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Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Columbia Shipmanagement 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 Columbia Shipmanagement’s behalf or to provide services available at Columbia Shipmanagement’s 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 Columbia Shipmanagement’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Columbia Shipmanagement 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, Columbia Shipmanagement discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Columbia Shipmanagement believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Columbia Shipmanagement, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of http://www.columbia-shipmanagement.com and have supplied your email address, Columbia Shipmanagement 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 Columbia Shipmanagement 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 or via one of our feedback mechanisms), 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. Columbia Shipmanagement takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Columbia Shipmanagement may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Columbia Shipmanagement may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Columbia Shipmanagement does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
This site uses affiliate links and does earn a commission from certain links. This does not affect your purchases or the price you may pay.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Columbia Shipmanagement uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Columbia Shipmanagement – by purchasing Columbia Shipmanagement’s services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Columbia Shipmanagement collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Columbia Shipmanagement. Columbia Shipmanagement 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.
If Columbia Shipmanagement, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Columbia Shipmanagement goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Columbia Shipmanagement may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.