At the Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics ("FAST"), we respect and protect the privacy of all visitors and users of our web site. FAST is the sole owner of any information collected on its website. We do not sell, share or rent this information to others. FAST collects information from users and visitors to our web site for the sole purpose of analyzing visitor interests, administering the site, tracking movement, and to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use, however, the IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected at these pages include: name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, fax number, and information about your interests in and use of www.CureAngelman.org.
Personal information provided by users of the website are stored in a database accessible only to authorized personnel through a double password protected system. In addition, the database is only accessible from a limited number of specifically allowed IP addresses. Credit card numbers are never stored by the FAST website, and credit card information collected on the website is done on a secure server that enables up to a 256-bit encrypted SSL. The confidential information and transactions cannot be viewed, intercepted or altered.
FAST may use the information you provide about yourself to notify you about our programs and services and to respond to your inquiries and requests for information. We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to inform you of our programs and services and to fulfill a request by you for an online newsletter.
FAST will disclose information we maintain when required to do so by law, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency's request.
Although FAST takes appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Statement. Inadvertent disclosures may result, for example, when third parties misrepresent their identities in asking the site for access to personally identifiable information about themselves for purposes of correcting possible factual errors in the data.
For instructions on how you can access the personally identifiable information that FAST has collected about you online, or how to correct factual errors in such information, please send an email, along with your first and last name, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visitors to www.CureAngelman.org who make monetary contributions through the web site ("donors") are asked to provide information, which is kept on a proprietary database (name, affiliation, and postal address only). This information will not be shared or sold with other organizations.