Heavy Water may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address, and telephone number ("Personal Information") either directly from you or from third parties that provide your information to Heavy Water with your permission. Heavy Water also collects your business information provided by you in connection with your use of the Services, such as software, source code, and binary files ("Business Information") (collectively, Personal Information and Business Information is "Your Information"). Heavy Water reserves the right to delete any of Your Information at any time, without notice to you.
For quality assurance purposes, and in order to deliver the Services, Heavy Water and its representatives will have access to Your Information through the account you register to access the Services (your "Account").
Information about your computer hardware and software also may be automatically collected by Heavy Water. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring website addresses. This information is used by Heavy Water for the operation of the Services, to maintain quality of the Services, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Services.
Heavy Water may provide you the opportunity to pay subscription fees or other payments through the Services. Heavy Water contracts with third-party service providers for payment services (the "Payment Providers"). Heavy Water does not collect or store your credit card information in connection with these transactions. By using the online payment option, you provide your information directly to the Payment Providers, and are subject to their privacy policies and terms and conditions. If you have questions regarding your transaction, please review the Payment Providers’ polices and terms or contact them directly. Heavy Water is not responsible for the actions of the Payment Providers, including their use or disclosure of Personal Information.
Heavy Water uses third-party service providers for the infrastructure required to run the Services (including hardware, software, networking, and data storage). Heavy Water encourages you to review the privacy statements of those third-party service providers so that you can understand how they collect, use and share Your Information. Heavy Water and its representatives are not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites or services outside of the Services.
Heavy Water collects and uses Your Information to operate the Services, to deliver the Services you have requested, and to perform analysis related to the Services. Heavy Water may send you one or more emails during the registration process to confirm your email address and your acceptance of the terms governing your use of the Services. Heavy Water will also periodically send service updates and/or reminders to registered users.
Heavy Water and its representatives may use your Personal Information to inform you of changes to the Services, or other products or services available from Heavy Water and its affiliates. Heavy Water may also contact you to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Heavy Water and its representatives do not sell, rent, or lease Your Information to third parties. Heavy Water and its representatives may share Your Information with third parties to perform tasks required to provide you with Services you request. All such third parties are prohibited from using Your Information except to provide these services to Heavy Water, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of Your Information.
Heavy Water will disclose Your Information, without notice, if Heavy Water believes that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the law or comply with legal process served on Heavy Water or its representatives or the Services; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Heavy Water and its representatives; (c) respond to your requests; and (d) protect the personal safety of users of the Services or third parties.
Heavy Water may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize the Services through your Account, or register with the Services, a cookie helps the Services to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the processing of your information. When you return to the Services, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Services. The Services do not respond to Do Not Track settings.
You are responsible for safeguarding and preventing unauthorized access to your Account and the password that you use to access the Services. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party and you are responsible for any activity using your account, whether or not you authorized that activity. You must immediately notify Heavy Water of any unauthorized use of your Account.
Heavy Water secures Your Information on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When Your Information is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
In an effort to provide value to all users, Heavy Water and certain third parties it contracts with maintain the right to use and present Your Information in an aggregated form reflecting combined data from multiple users for statistical reporting purposes only. Information collected by Heavy Water may be used for the purpose of identifying industry benchmarks, trends, and evaluating how to improve the Services for the benefit of all users. Presentation of aggregated information will not reveal data that links to identifying Personal Information for any user.
Heavy Water does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you may not use the Services.
Last Updated: December 2014