This privacy statement was created for the purpose of demonstrating our commitment to privacy for our website users. The following paragraphs reflect information gathering and dissemination practices. This privacy statement may change at any time. Any changes made to this website will be posted on this web page.

1. USE OF COOKIES AND IP ADDRESSES

Cookies are bits of information that are stored by your browser on your computer. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, however, you may edit your browser options so as to block cookies in the future.

An IP address is a number that identifies each computer on the Internet. Every time you connect to the Internet, your computer is assigned an IP address. An IP address identifies each sender or receiver of information that sent in packets across the Internet.

We may use your IP address to assist in diagnosing problems with our server and to administer our website. Our site also may use cookies to keep track of your shopping cart and to maintain user session identity.

This website uses the Google AdWords remarketing service to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to this website. Any data collected will be used in accordance with our own privacy policy and Google’s privacy policy.

You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.

EXTERNAL LINKS

cmajournal.com contains links to external websites that do not fall under the cmajournal.com domain. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such external websites.

E-MAIL PRIVACY; USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION

Should you choose to e-mail us via this website, your e-mail address will only be used by us. We do not rent or sell e-mail addresses to any third party.

We may send emails to our users announcing special promotions, new products, changes in our services or other information we believe will be of interest to our users. If you wish to be removed from our e-mail mailings please reply to our email with the subject line “no emails.”

If required by law to disclose certain information to local, state, federal, national or international government, courts or law enforcement authorities, we will do so. We will also disclose information to third parties if necessary in order to comply with applicable laws and regulations. In addition, we may share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities or suspected fraud, or enforce or apply we agreements.

SECURITY

One of our highest priorities is the protection of all personal information we receive from our Website visitors and subscribers. Please be assured that we have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of personal information we receive from you. However, as with any Internet transmission, there is always some risk involved in sending personal information.

5. QUESTIONS

Should you have any additional questions, comments or concerns please contact us at: support@cmajournal.com