Our postal address is:
1720 West Walnut
Visalia, Ca 93277
or you can reach us by telephone at 559-735-3818
Anonymous User Information
By visiting our website, the Milan Institute collects some anonymous information each time you visit its website in a effort to improve the overall quality of your online experience. It collects your IP address, referral data, and browser and platform type. You do not have to register with Milan Institute before we can collect this anonymous information.
The Milan Institute website does not require you to share information that identifies you personally, such as your name or e-mail address, in order for you to visit or use the website. The Milan Institute website may assign an anonymous ID number to your request(s) and links the following additional data to that number: the date and time you visited the website, your search terms, and the links upon which you choose to click. The Milan Institute uses log files to collect and store this anonymous user information. Milan Institute analyzes the information to examine trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
Individual User Information
Surveys or Contests
The Milan Institute may conduct surveys or contests on a Milan Institute website. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose individual user information to the Milan Institute website. Contest information will be shared with the contest or survey sponsors to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of the Milan Institute website. We may use an agent to conduct these surveys or contests. These companies may use your personal information to help the Milan Institute website communicate with you about offers from the Milan Institute website and our marketing partners. Such third parties do not have Milan Institute permission to use your personally identifiable information for any secondary purpose.
If you elect to use our referral service for informing a friend about our site, we ask you for your friend’s name and e-mail address. Milan Institute will automatically send the friend an e-mail inviting them to visit the Milan Institute website. Milan Institute will store the information related to your friends.
If you contact Milan Institute, we may keep a record of that correspondence and we may collect your e-mail address.
Third Party Information Gathering
The Milan Institute websites Site contains links to other sites on the Web. The Milan Institute is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.
Milan Institute may set and access Milan Institute or partner cookies on your computer. A cookie is a small data file that a website may send to your browser and which may then be stored on your system. We may occasionally use both session cookies and persistent cookies. For the session cookie, once you close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on your hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions.
Mergers; Business Transitions
In the event Milan Institute goes through a business transition, such as a merger, being acquired by another company, or selling a portion of its assets, users’ personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred.
We desire to keep you in control of the personal information you provide to us. Accordingly, you can review, correct, change or remove the personal registration information you provide to Milan Institute and that Milan Institute controls. If you do not want to receive email from us in the future, please let us know by sending us email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you supply us with your postal address online you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new products and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by calling us at 559-735-3818.
Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding orders they have placed online. If you would not like to be contacted, please provide us with your name and phone number to ensure that we remove the correct person from the list.
Notification of Changes
If, however, we are going to use Individually Identifiable Information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify users by posting a notice on our website for 30 days.
Special Notification with respect to Children’s Privacy
(Users under the age of 13)
In response to concerns about protecting children’s privacy online, Congress enacted the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”), which sets forth rules and procedures governing the ways in which websites may collect, use and disclose any personal information for children under the age of 13. In accordance with Milan Institute policy and COPPA regulations, we DO NOT:
Request or knowingly collect personally identifiable information online or offline contact information from users under 13 years of age; or
Knowingly use or share personal information from users under 13 years of age with third parties.
It is possible that by fraud or deception we may receive information given to us or pertaining to children under 13. If we are notified of this, as soon as we verify the information, we will immediately delete the information from our servers.
Last Updated: 2/13/2006