It is the Chaos and Light Community LLC’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to https://chaosandlight.com/ (hereinafter, “us”, “we”, or Chaos & Light Community, or “https://chaosandlight.com/”). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms of Service posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

Website Visitors and/or Members

Like most website operators, Chaos & Light Community 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 and/or member request. Chaos & Light Community’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Chaos & Light Community’s visitors and/or members use its website. From time to time, Chaos & Light Community may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Chaos & Light Community also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in members in the community and forum and for users leaving comments on https://chaosandlight.com/blog posts. Chaos & Light Community only discloses logged in member 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 Chaos & Light Community’s websites choose to interact with Chaos & Light Community in ways that require Chaos & Light Community to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Chaos & Light Community gathers depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for the newsletter at https://chaosandlight.com/ to provide a first and last name and email address.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links To External Sites

Our website, community muse feed, blog, events page, and market may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy and the terms and conditions of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Chaos & Light Community 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 Chaos & Light Community’s behalf or to provide services available at Chaos & Light Community’s 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 Chaos & Light Community’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Chaos & Light Community 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, Chaos & Light Community discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Chaos & Light Community believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Chaos & Light Community, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered member of https://chaosandlight.com/ and have supplied your email address, Chaos & Light Community 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 Chaos & Light Community and our products. We primarily use our blog and community to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. 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. Chaos & Light Community takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Aggregated Statistics

Chaos & Light Community may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Chaos & Light Community may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Chaos & Light Community does not disclose your personally-identifying information.

Cookies

To enrich and perfect your online experience, Chaos & Light Community uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor or member’s computer, and that the visitor or member’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor or member returns. Chaos & Light Community uses cookies to help Chaos & Light Community identify and track visitors and members, their usage of https://chaosandlight.com/, and their website access preferences. Chaos & Light Community visitors and members who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Chaos & Light Community’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Chaos & Light Community’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to Chaos & Light Community’s use of cookies.

E-commerce

Those who engage in transactions with Chaos & Light Community – by purchasing Chaos & Light Community’s memberships, services, event tickets or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Chaos & Light Community collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor or member’s interaction with Chaos & Light Community. Chaos & Light Community does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described above. And visitors and members can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Chaos & Light Community may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Chaos & Light Community’s sole discretion. Chaos & Light Community encourages visitors and members to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.