The Lopez Music Center 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 Lopez Music Center Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using The Lopez Music Center website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

The Lopez Music Center may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number, for instance during the site registration process. The Lopez Music Center also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by The Lopez Music Center. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by The Lopez Music Center for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of The Lopez Music Center Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through The Lopez Music Center public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: The Lopez Music Center does not read any of your private online communications.

The Lopez Music Center encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from The Lopez Music Center so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. The Lopez Music Center is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the The Lopez Music Center and The Lopez Music Center family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

The Lopez Music Center collects and uses your personal information to operate the The Lopez Music Center Web site and deliver the services you have requested. The Lopez Music Center also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from The Lopez Music Center and its affiliates. The Lopez Music Center may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

The Lopez Music Center does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

The Lopez Music Center keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within The Lopez Music Center, in order to determine what The Lopez Music Center services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver enhanced content within The Lopez Music Center to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

The Lopez Music Center Web sites 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 Lopez Music Center or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The Lopez Music Center; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The Lopez Music Center, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Lopez Music Center Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page 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, if you personalize The Lopez Music Center pages, or register with The Lopez Music Center site or services, a cookie helps The Lopez Music Center 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 The Lopez Music Center Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use The Lopez Music Center 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 Lopez Music Center services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

The Lopez Music Center secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The Lopez Music Center 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 Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

The Lopez Music Center will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. The Lopez Music Center encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how The Lopez Music Center is protecting your information.

Contact Information

The Lopez Music Center welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that The Lopez Music Center has not adhered to this Statement, please contact The Lopez Music Center at peter@peterdicksonlopez.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

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