Your privacy is critically important to us.
Like most website operators, Sprig & Vine 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. Sprig & Vine’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Sprig & Vine’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Sprig & Vine may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Sprig & Vine also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users. Sprig & Vine 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 Sprig & Vine’s website choose to interact with Sprig & Vine in ways that require Sprig & Vine to gather personally identifying information. The amount and type of information that Sprig & Vine gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. In each case, Sprig & Vine collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Sprig & Vine. Sprig & Vine 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.
Sprig & Vine may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Sprig & Vine may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Sprig & Vine does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally Identifying Information
Sprig & Vine 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 Sprig & Vine’s behalf or to provide services available at the Sprig & Vine 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 Sprig & Vine’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Sprig & Vine 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, Sprig & Vine discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Sprig & Vine believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Sprig & Vine, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Sprig & Vine and have supplied your email address, Sprig & Vine 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 Sprig & Vine and our products. 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. Sprig & Vine takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information.
If Sprig & Vine, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Sprig & Vine 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 Sprig & Vine may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.