Privacy

Privacy Policy:

Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum ("Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum") operates http://www.bonsaimuseum.org and may operate other websites. It is Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum visitors use its website. From time to time, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://www.bonsaimuseum.org blogs/sites. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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 commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum websites choose to interact with Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum in ways that require Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at http://www.bonsaimuseum.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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.

Aggregated Statistics

Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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 Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum behalf or to provide services available at Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum websites, 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 Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum website and have supplied your email address, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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 Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum uses cookies to help Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum identify and track visitors, their usage of Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum website, and their website access preferences. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum websites, with the drawback that certain features of Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum 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 Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum sole discretion. Bonsai Museum and Collections | Bonsai Tree Virtual Museum encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a http://www.bonsaimuseum.org account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.