Kara Nursery
Privacy Statement and other Legal Matters regarding this site.
This document declares the undertakings by Kara Nursery in relation to its handling of Your Data. Basically, you can be assured that we never sell your data and that we never share your data with a third party except as required by law or as needed to fulfill our business relationship to you as listed below.

In addition, though we seek to keep our plant lists and other similar information up to date and accurate, we cannot guarantee that all web site content is current and that errors are not present. If you observe a problem, please contact us so that we can make corrections.

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Data Collection

Kara Nursery undertakes to collect Your Data by means that are:

If you visit Kara Nursery's web-site, your web-browser automatically discloses, and Kara Nursery's web-server automatically logs, the following information: the date and time, the IP address from which you issued the request, the type of browser and operating system you are using, the URL of any page that referred you to the page, the URL you requested, and whether your request was successful. This data may or may not be sufficient to identify you.

Any additional data that you provide, e.g. in a web-form, may also be logged. This data may or may not be sufficient to identify you.

Any additional data that your web-browser automatically provides may also be logged. This will be the case, for example, if your browser has previously been requested to store data on your computer in 'cookies' and submits them each time you request a web-page within a particular domain (such as KaraCactus.com). This data may or may not be sufficient to identify you.

If you disclose personal data to Kara Nursery in conjunction with an identifier such as your name or your credit-card details, This Company will collect Your Data. Moreover, any data that becomes available to Kara Nursery through any of the means described in the preceding paragraphs may be able to be associated with that identifier, and hence become Your Data.

Subject to the qualifications immediately below, Kara Nursery undertakes to collect Your Data from you and not from other parties. This undertaking is qualified as follows:

Where Kara Nursery collects Your Data from sources other than you, it undertakes:

Kara Nursery undertakes to declare the purpose of collection in a manner which is clear and meaningful, and to avoid vague, highly inclusive statements such as 'to support our operations'.


Data Security

Kara Nursery undertakes to store Your Data in a manner that ensures security against unauthorized access, alteration or deletion, at a level commensurate with its sensitivity.

Kara Nursery undertakes to store Your Data only in jurisdictions where data protections are at least equivalent to those required under the OECD Guidelines.

Kara Nursery undertakes to transmit Your Data in a manner that ensures security against unauthorized access, alteration or deletion, at a level commensurate with its sensitivity.

Kara Nursery undertakes to implement appropriate measures to ensure security of Your Data against inappropriate behavior by Kara Nursery's staff-members and contractors. These include:


Data Use

Use refers to the application of Your Data by any part of Kara Nursery, or any staff-member or contractor of Kara Nursery in the course of their work.

Kara Nursery undertakes to use Your Data only for:

Kara Nursery undertakes to use Your Data only if it has demonstrable relevance to the particular use to which it is being put.

Kara Nursery undertakes to use Your Data in such a manner as to take into account the possibility that it is not of sufficient quality for the purpose, e.g. because it is inaccurate, out-of-date, incomplete, or out-of-context.


Data Disclosure

Disclosure refers to making Kara Nursery available to any party other than Kara Nursery and You. The term disclosure may include many different conditions of data transfer, including selling, renting, trading, sharing and giving.

Kara Nursery undertakes to disclose Your Data only under the following circumstances:

In all cases, Kara Nursery undertakes to disclose only such of Your Data as is necessary in the particular circumstances. In general, recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of information we may collect from our online visitors. To that end, we are committed to using our best efforts to respect the privacy of our online visitors. Kara Nursery does not sell or provide names, e-mail addresses, or other information to any third party for any reason. Furthermore, Kara Nursery does not believe in sending e-mail ("spam") to people that do not wish to receive it.


Data Retention and Destruction

Subject to the qualifications immediately below, Kara Nursery undertakes:

This undertaking is qualified as follows:


Access by You to Your Personal Data

Kara Nursery undertakes to provide you with access to Your Data, subject to only such conditions and processes as are reasonable in the circumstances. In particular, Kara Nursery undertakes to enable access:

Kara Nursery undertakes to establish and operate identity authentication protections for access to Your Data that are appropriate to its sensitivity, but practical. This may involve some inconvenience; for example, relatively straightforward procedures may be involved in order to provide you with access through a channel that you have previously registered with Kara Nursery (such as a particular email-address), but may impose more onerous procedures if you wish to use some other channel.

In the event that you dispute some aspect of Your Data, Kara Nursery undertakes to take reasonable steps in relation to the amendment, supplementation or deletion of Your Data.

You undertake:


Information about Data-Handling Practices

Kara Nursery undertakes to make information available to you about the manner in which This Company handles your data:

Where Your Data is disclosed to a contractor, Kara Nursery undertakes to make information available to you on request about the manner in which Kara Nursery's contractors handle your data.

Kara Nursery undertakes to ensure that the information provided is meaningful, and addresses your concerns.

You undertake:


Handling of Inquiries, General Concerns and Complaints

If you have inquiries, general concerns, or complaints about these Terms, or about Kara Nursery's behavior in relation to these Terms, you undertake:

Kara Nursery undertakes:

You further undertake to not pursue Kara Nursery through any Regulator or the media:


Enforcement

Kara Nursery declares that its undertakings in these Terms are intended to create legal obligations, and that those obligations are intended to be enforceable under appropriate laws in appropriate jurisdictions. These include laws relating to data protection, privacy, fair trading, corporations and criminal laws.

You undertake to seek enforcement only in a jurisdiction that is relevant to the transactions that have taken place between You and Kara Nursery, in particular the jurisdiction in which you live or in which you performed the relevant acts, and the jurisdiction in which Kara Nursery is domiciled or performed the relevant acts.

If you wish to discover the relevant laws in any particular jurisdiction, Kara Nursery draws your attention to the following resources:


Changes to These Privacy Undertakings

Kara Nursery undertakes:


Definitions

Kara Nursery means the nursery doing business under that name in Portland, Oregon, USA., owned and operated by Lynn-Marie Kara and Luther Sturtevant.

Your Data means data that is capable of being associated with you, whether or not it includes an explicit identifier such as your name or customer number. In particular, it encompasses all data that Kara Nursery is capable of correlating with you, using such means as server-logs and cookie-contents.

Your Data does not refer to data that can no longer be associated with you. This includes aggregated data that does not and cannot identify the individuals whose data are included in the aggregation.

Consent means your concurrence with an action to be taken by Kara Nursery. Consent may be express or implicit, but in either case must be informed and freely-given.

Kara Nursery links to other Web sites on the Internet. Content and Privacy Policies are the responsibility of their respective owners. If you have any questions, please contact us at nursery@karacactus.com.

This document is adapted from the Privacy Statement Template provided at:

http://www.rogerclarke.com/DV/PST.html

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