Please notice: If you wish to access, transfer and/or remove all of your personal datastored with this website as detailed in the EU General Data Protection Regulation legislation (GDPR), please contact us by clicking here.If you have further questions about our policies the primary contact at STEP New York is Jeryl Pine and you can contact Jeryl by clicking here. Jeryl is also acting as our Data Protection Officer and responsible for implementing provisions of the GDPR where applicable. You can contact Jeryl by clicking here.
STEP New York ("STEP New York") operates stepnewyork.org and may operate other websites. It is STEP New York's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, STEP New York 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. STEP New York's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how STEP New York's visitors use its website. From time to time, STEP New York may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
STEP New York also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on stepnewyork.org blogs/sites. STEP New York only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to STEP New York's websites choose to interact with STEP New York in ways that require STEP New York to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that STEP New York gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at stepnewyork.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with STEP New York are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, STEP New York collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with STEP New York. STEP New York 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.
The personal data that we specifically capture on this website includes:
- Your email address is stored until the post and/or product you commented upon is deleted (Contact).
- Your email address is stored until your account is deleted (Contact).
- Your IP address is stored until your account is deleted (Contact).
STEP New York may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. STEP New York may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, STEP New York does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
STEP New York 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 STEP New York's behalf or to provide services available at STEP New York's websites, 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 STEP New York's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. STEP New York 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, STEP New York discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request , or when STEP New York believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of STEP New York, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an STEP New York website and have supplied your email address, STEP New York 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 STEP New York and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. STEP New York takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If STEP New York, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that STEP New York goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of STEP New York may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
This document was last changed on: Mon, 19 Jul 20:58:19 GMT 2021.