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BY USING OR ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ARE CONSIDERED A USER OF AND AGREE TO ACCEPT ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS.

This Privacy Policy Agreement (“Agreement”) governs any Users’ use of Cotton & Cloud (“we”; “our”; “us”) Services or its Website, http://cottonandcloud.com/ (“Website” or “Site”) and any subsidiaries or sub-domains, owned and operated by Kyoko Nakayoshi of the United Kingdom.

Cotton & Cloud has developed this Privacy Policy in order for Users’ to understand how we collect, use, communicate and make use of Users’ personal information.  When accessing our Website located at http://cottonandcloud.com/ we will learn certain information about each User during the Users’ visit.  Privacy is very important to us and so we take this Agreement and its Terms seriously.

Any User utilizing Cotton & Cloud Website needs to read and follow all posted Agreements, disclaimers and policies pertaining to its usage. 

Similar to other websites, Cotton & Cloud utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and server logs to collect information about how our Website is used. Information gathered through cookies and server logs may include the date and time of visits, pages viewed, time spent on Website, and the website visited just before and just after a User visits our Website, including Users’ IP address.

DEFINITION OF COOKIES

A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When a User visits our Website, the Website computer will ask the Users computer for permission to store a file in a part of the Users hard drive specifically designated for cookies. In addition our Website can send its own cookie to a Users browser if the Users browser preferences allow it, except (to protect User privacy) the Users browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to the User.

IP ADDRESSES

IP addresses are used by a Users’ computer each time the User connects to the internet. A Users’ IP address is a number used by computers on the network to identify the computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as “traffic data” so that data and any page a User requests can be sent to the User.

EMAIL INFORMATION

If Users’ choose to correspond with us through email or our “Contact” tab, we may retain the content of the email messages together with all responses.  Any email information or correspondence made through Cotton & Cloud may also be retained, including all responses. Cotton & Cloud provides the same protection for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received online, by mail and by telephone.

USER INFORMATION USAGE

Generally speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities, providing customer service and making available other items and services to our Users’, prospective Users’, clients and prospective clients.

Cotton & Cloud will not obtain personally-identifying information about a User when Users’ visit our site. Unless Users’ provide such information to us and such information will never be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the User at the time of collection. We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.

USER INFORMATION PROTECTION AND SECURE TRANSMISSION

Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that Users’ do not send private information to us by email. However, doing so is allowed, but at a Users’ own risk. 

Cotton & Cloud may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as:
o    Assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site;
o    What information is of most and least interest;
o    Determining technical design specifications; and
o    Identifying system performance or problem areas. 

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Cotton & Cloud uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

POLICY CHANGES

Cotton & Cloud reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy Agreement at any time with or without notice. However, be assured that if the Privacy Policy Agreement changes in the future, we will not use the personal information a User submitted to us under a previous Privacy Policy Agreement in a manner that is materially inconsistent with this Privacy Policy Agreement, without a Users’ prior consent.

Cotton & Cloud is committed to conducting business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.

If you have any questions regarding this Policy, or use of our Website, please contact us.

Last updated July 24, 2012