Privacy policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At Java Gourmet Pty Ltd we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:
Java Gourmet Pty Ltd. (“Java Gourmet”) operates several websites including javagourmet.com.au and javaimports.com.au. It is Java Gourmet’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Java Gourmet 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 request. Java Gourmet’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Java Gourmet’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Java Gourmet may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Java Gourmet also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Java Gourmet websites. Java Gourmetonly discloses logged in user 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 Java Gourmet’s websites choose to interact with Java Gourmet in ways that require Java Gourmetto gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Java Gourmetgathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example those who engage in transactions with Java Gourmet – by purchasing a product, for example – are asked to provide information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Java Gourmet collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Java Gourmet. Java Gourmet does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Java Gourmet may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. However, Java Gourmet does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Java Gourmet discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees and contractors that need to know that information in order to process it on Java Gourmet’s behalf or to provide services available at Java Gourmet’s websites. Java Gourmetwill not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees and contractors as described above, Java Gourmet discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a court order or other governmental request, or when Java Gourmet believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Java Gourmet, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of anyJava Gourmet website and have supplied your email address, Java Gourmet 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 Java Gourmet and our products. We primarily use our various social integration tools such as Facebook and Twitter 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. Java Gourmet takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

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

Business Transfers

If Java Gourmet, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred to the acquirer. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Java Gourmet may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Java Gourmet and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Java Gourmet may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Java Gourmet’s sole discretion. Java Gourmet encourages visitors 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.

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