Privacy and security policy
This policy discloses the privacy and security practices for WilsonvilleSpokesman.com, which are subject to change from time to time. Changes will be posted on this page and website users agree to the changes by their continued use of the website. WilsonvilleSpokesman.com is intended for use by adults. If you have any questions about WilsonvilleSpokesman.com privacy practices, please contact us via e-mail at email@example.com.
What type of information does WilsonvilleSpokesman.com collect about its users and how is the information used?
We use a feature called a "cookie" to track traffic patterns and usage of our sites. The cookies contain information which tells us the type of web browser used, website pages viewed, and frequency of visiting the website.
If you use the website to send us information (for example, a letter to the editor or obituary), we collect information about you necessary to support that service. This information includes personally identifiable information such as your name, phone number, e-mail address or other contact information to enable us to follow up with you as needed. If you send an inquiry via e-mail, we may collect your e-mail address.
If you use the website to purchase or renew a subscription or to place a classified ad, we collect information necessary to process that order and to send you a confirmation. That information includes personally identifiable information such as your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, and credit card details.
If you participate in a survey on our website, any information collected about you is only what you explicitly agree to provide. If you provide an e-mail address, we may use it to send you questions we occasionally pose to readers in connection with our news coverage.
If you subscribe to a newsletter or news alert service, we collect your e-mail address in order to provide that service to you.
With whom does WilsonvilleSpokesman.com share the information collected from its users?
We use statistical analyses of user behavior to analyze usage of our website and to develop summary — not individual — reports to inform our advertisers of levels of interest in various areas of our sites and how many users have seen or "clicked" their advertisements. We only disclose information in aggregate form to third parties in such reports.
If you use the website to purchase or renew a subscription or to place a classified ad, the information we collect, including personal information, will be shared with third parties who perform tasks required to complete the transaction, such as fulfilling subscription orders and processing credit card payments.
From time to time, we may solicit your participation in online surveys and/or send you a daily news update. If you volunteer to respond to such an e-mail, we may collect demographic and other information about you that we may use to solicit your opinion on stories and events we believe may be relevant to you based on the information that we collected from you through an e-mail.
We may also release personally identifiable information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with applicable laws and government requests, to operate our systems properly or to protect our sites or our users.
We will not sell your personal information to any third party.
What security measures does WilsonvilleSpokesman.com perform to protect the privacy of personal information received from its users?
We will take all reasonable steps to safeguard personal information that you provide to us.
Notice regarding personal information collected by third party content providers and links to third-party websites on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com:
WilsonvilleSpokesman.com Children's Privacy Statement
As required by U.S. law, WilsonvilleSpokesman.com has created this children's privacy statement to explain our practices with respect to the online collection and use of personal information from children under the age of thirteen.
- We do NOT knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personally identifiable information from a user under the age of thirteen, we will delete such information from our records.
- Because we do not collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen, we also do NOT knowingly distribute such information to third parties.
- We do NOT knowingly allow children under the age of thirteen to publicly post or
otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information.
- We do NOT condition a child's participation in online activities by requiring personally identifiable information.
Pamplin Media Group owns and operates this site for the use of subscribers and visitors. All material on this site is owned by Pamplin Media Group or its licensors. All materials on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com, including, without limitation, all trademarks and logos, are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws.
As a user of this website, you are granted permission to read the material. You agree not to make WilsonvilleSpokesman.com material available to any other third party, including a third party owned by you, in any form, whether print or electronic. You agree to not sell, copy, archive, repurpose, reproduce, transfer, license, transmit or redistribute the content, or use it to prepare derivative works. You agree to not display the content on your website. You may link to a Pamplin Media Group website.
Except as expressly permitted, you agree to not use WilsonvilleSpokesman.com for any other purposes, including, without limitation, to store, aggregate, reproduce or distribute information available on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com in any manner; to interfere with or disrupt the operation of WilsonvilleSpokesman.com in any manner; to impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity. Any unauthorized use of WilsonvilleSpokesman.com content may result in penalties to the full extent provided by law.
You agree that Pamplin Media Group will not be held liable for any improper or incorrect use of WilsonvilleSpokesman.com or the materials on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com and Pamplin Media Group assumes no responsibility for any user's activities on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com. In no event will Pamplin Media Group be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary or consequential damages, including, without limitation, loss of use, data or profits, or business interruption, arising in any way out of the use of (or inability to use) WilsonvilleSpokesman.com or the materials on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com, however caused, under any theory of liability. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury under any cause of action, including, without limitation, those caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or bug, communication line failure, theft, destruction or alteration of or unauthorized access to WilsonvilleSpokesman.com or materials on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com.
Pamplin Media Group reserves the right to make changes to these terms and conditions at any time and for any reason by posting a notice on WilsonvilleSpokesman.com. All such changes will become effective immediately after posting of such notice. Your continued use of WilsonvilleSpokesman.com after the changes become effective will constitute your acceptance of the changes and your agreement to be legally bound by any modifications or amendments to these terms and conditions.
You will take those reasonable steps necessary to protect Pamplin Media Group and its suppliers' proprietary rights related to your use of WilsonvilleSpokesman.com, including but not limited to maintaining the confidentiality of your passwords, if any. All design elements of WilsonvilleSpokesman.com, including but not limited to the design, text, graphics, interfaces and the selection and arrangement thereof, are protected by copyrights owned by Pamplin Media Group ALL RIGHTS NOT EXPRESSLY GRANTED HEREIN ARE RESERVED TO PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP.
Digital Millenium Copyright Act Notice
Pamplin Media Group respects the intellectual property of others and requires that you do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), the text of which may be found on the U.S. Copyright Office site at www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf, we will respond quickly to notices of alleged copyright infringement that are duly reported to our designated copyright agent, identified in the notice below. We will disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who are repeat infringers. If you believe your content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide our designated copyright agent the following information:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple
copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an e-mail address;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Our designated copyright agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is: Debbie Noland, Pamplin Media Group, 4901 Indian School Rd. NE, P.O. Box 12008, Salem, Oregon 97305.
You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this section, your DMCA notice may not be valid.
We may give notice to our users of any infringement notice by means of a general notice on our website, e-mail to a user's e-mail address in our records, or written communication sent by first-class mail to a user's physical address in our records. If you believe that your user submission that was removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or that you have the authorization from the copyright owner, the copyright owner's agent, or pursuant to the law to post and use the content in your user submission, you may send a counter-notice containing the following information to the copyright agent:
- Your physical or electronic signature;
- Identification of the content that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the content appeared before it was removed or disabled;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the content; and
- Your name, physical address and telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of a federal district court for the judicial district in which your physical address is located, or if your physical address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which we may be found, and that you will accept service of process from.
In operating our website, we may act as a "services provider" (as defined by DMCA) and offer services as online provider of materials and links to third-party sites. As a result, third-party materials that we do not own or control may be transmitted, stored, accessed or otherwise made available using the site. If you believe any material available via the site infringes a copyright, you should notify us using the notice procedure for claimed infringement under the DMCA. We will respond expeditiously to remove or disable access to the material claimed to be infringing and will follow the procedures specified in the DMCA to resolve the claim between the notifying party and the alleged infringer who provided the content.
Our designated agent (i.e. proper party for notice) to whom you should address infringement notices under the DMCA is Debbie Noland, Pamplin Media Group, 4901 Indian School Rd. NE, P.O. Box 12008, Salem, Oregon 97305.