Conditions of use – Confidentiality POLICY AS REGARDS: PROTECTION AGAINST SPAM MAIL CAUTION:, and the addresses relating to the fields and under fields of in this document will be indicated by the term JohnPhilpot. This statement applies to those JohnPhilpot websites and services that display or link to this notice (“Services”). JohnPhilpot prohibits the use of the Services in any manner associated with the transmission, distribution or delivery of any unsolicited bulk or unsolicited commercial e-mail (“Spam”). You may not use any Services to send Spam. You also may not deliver Spam or cause Spam to be delivered to any of JohnPhilpot’s Services or customers. In addition, e-mail sent, or caused to be sent, to or through the Services may not: * use or contain invalid or forged headers; * use or contain invalid or non-existent domain names; * employ any technique to otherwise misrepresent, hide or obscure any information in identifying the point of origin or the transmission path; * use other means of deceptive addressing; use a third party’s internet domain name, or be relayed from or through a third party’s equipment, without permission of the third party; * contain false or misleading information in the subject line or otherwise contain false or misleading content; fail to comply with additional technical standards described below; or * otherwise violate the applicable Terms of Use for the Services. JohnPhilpot does not authorize the harvesting, mining or collection of e-mail addresses or other information from or through the Services. JohnPhilpot does not permit or authorize others to use the Services to collect, compile or obtain any information about JohnPhilpot’s customers or subscribers, including but not limited to subscriber e-mail addresses, which are JohnPhilpot’s confidential and proprietary information. Use of the Services is also subject to the applicable Privacy Statement and Terms of Use. JohnPhilpot does not permit or authorize any attempt to use the Services in a manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any aspect of any of the Services, or that could interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Service. If JohnPhilpot believes that unauthorized or improper use is being made of any Service, it may, without notice, take such action as it, in its sole discretion, deems appropriate, including blocking messages from a particular internet domain, mail server or IP address. JohnPhilpot may immediately terminate any account on any Service which it determines, in its sole discretion, is transmitting or is otherwise connected with any e-mail that violates this policy. Nothing in this policy is intended to grant any right to transmit or send e-mail to, or through, the Services. Failure to enforce this policy in every instance does not amount to a waiver of JohnPhilpot’s rights. Unauthorized use of the Services in connection with the transmission of unsolicited e-mail, including the transmission of e-mail in violation of this policy, may result in civil, criminal, or administrative penalties against the sender and those assisting the sender. Respect Copyright Please respect the rights of artists and creators. Content such as music, photos and video may be protected by copyright. People appearing in content may have a right to control use of their image. You may not share other people’s content unless you own the rights or have permission from the owner. Parental Controls JohnPhilpot offers parental control protections that help you limit access to material that is harmful to minors, being identified in the Icra database. If you are interested in learning more about these protections, information is available at or other similar sites providing information on parental control protections. Use of Cookies JohnPhilpot Web sites use “cookies” to enable you to sign in to our services and to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies contain information that can later be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. JohnPhilpot Web sites use cookies to store your preferences and other information on your computer in order to save you time by eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information and to display your personalized content and appropriate advertising on your later visits to these sites. When you sign in to a site using your credentials, the JohnPhilpot Network stores your unique ID number, and the time you signed in, in an encrypted cookie on your hard disk. This cookie allows you to move from page to page at the site without having to sign in again on each page. When you sign out, these cookies are deleted from your computer. The JohnPhilpot Network also uses cookies to improve the sign in experience. For example, your e-mail address may be stored in a cookie that will remain on your computer after you sign out. This cookie allows your e-mail address to be pre-populated, so that you will only need to type your password the next time you sign in. If you are using a public computer or do not otherwise want this information to be stored, you can select the appropriate radio button on the sign-in page, and this cookie will not be used. 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 sign in or use other interactive features of JohnPhilpot sites and services that depend on cookies. Use of Web Beacons JohnPhilpot Web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons – sometimes called single-pixel gifs – that may be used to assist in delivering cookies on our sites and allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. We may include Web beacons in promotional e-mail messages or our newsletters in order to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon. JohnPhilpot may also employ Web beacons from third parties in order to help us compile aggregated statistics and determine the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns. We prohibit Web beacons on our sites from being used by third parties to collect or access your personal information. Finally, we may work with other companies that may advertise on JohnPhilpot sites to place Web beacons on their sites in order to allow us to develop statistics on how often clicking on an advertisement on a JohnPhilpot site results in an interraction or other action on the advertiser’s site. Use of Third Party Ad Networks The majority of the online banner advertisements you might see on JohnPhilpot Web pages are displayed by JohnPhilpot. However, we allow other companies, called third-party ad servers or ad networks, to display advertisements on JohnPhilpot Web pages. Some of these ad networks may place a persistent cookie on your computer in order to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement. In this way, ad networks may compile information about where you, or others who are using your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which ads are clicked on. This information allows an ad network to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. JohnPhilpot does not have access to the cookies that may be placed by the third-party ad servers or ad networks. JohnPhilpot can maintains relationships with a number of the third-party ad networks currently operating. Those ad networks that use persistent cookies may offer you a way to opt out of ad targeting.