The Newcastle Knights is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Newcastle Knights Membership website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Newcastle Knights website and Newcastle Knights Membership website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
The Newcastle Knights collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. The Club also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postcode, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by the Newcastle Knights. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by the Club for the operation of the Membership website service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Newcastle Knights Membership website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the Newcastle Knights Membership website public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: The Newcastle Knights does not read any of your private online communications.
The Newcastle Knights encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Newcastle Knights Membership website so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. The Newcastle Knights is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Newcastle Knights website and Newcastle Knights Membership website.
Use of your Personal Information
The Newcastle Knights collects and uses your personal information to operate the Newcastle Knights Membership program and website, and to deliver the products and services you have requested. The Newcastle Knights also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from the Club. The Newcastle Knights may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of the Newcastle Knights Membership Program and related activities or potential new activities that may be offered.
The Newcastle Knights does not sell, rent or lease its Membership list to third parties. The Newcastle Knights may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of Club partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, the Newcastle Knights may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to the Newcastle Knights, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
The Newcastle Knights does not use or disclose sensitive personal information without your explicit consent.
The Newcastle Knights keeps track of the websites and pages our Members visit within the Newcastle Knights website and Newcastle Knights Membership website, in order to determine what Newcastle Knights Membership activities and services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within the Newcastle Knights website and Newcastle Knights Membership website.
The Newcastle Knights will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the Newcastle Knights; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Newcastle Knights Membership; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Newcastle Knights Membership, or the public.
The Newcastle Knights Membership website use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a webpage server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, a cookie helps the Newcastle Knights Membership website to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Newcastle Knights Membership website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Newcastle Knights Membership website features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Newcastle Knights website and Newcastle Knights Membership website.
Security of your Personal Information
The Newcastle Knights secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The Newcastle Knights secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
The Newcastle Knights will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect Club and Member feedback. The Newcastle Knights encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how the Newcastle Knights is protecting your information.
The Newcastle Knights welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that the Club has not adhered to this Statement, please contact the Newcastle Knights Membership Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.