World Baseball Challenge web site Privacy Statement (WBC)
What is personal information?
‘Personal information’ means information about an identifiable individual. Examples of personal information that we may collect, use and disclose include your contact information (name,
address, phone number or email address), your billing information (credit card number or banking information), and other information that you may provide to us. Personal information
does not include publicly available information or your business contact information. What personal information do we collect? To whom do we disclose personal information?
In most cases, we will collect personal information directly from you when you purchase or interact with us about a product or service that we offer or provide (for example, when you
subscribe to a magazine or when you email us or contact us through our website). Occasionally, we may collect personal information from a third party based on your consent or as otherwise
permitted by law.
We identify the purposes for which we may collect, use and disclose your personal information at the time that we collect such information. Such purposes include providing and delivering
products or services to you, responding to your inquiries, and internal business purposes such as administering or improving our website. We obtain your consent for such purposes at or before
the time that we collect, use or disclose your personal information, except where permitted or required by law.
WBC divisions and affiliates may share personal information with each other in order to fulfill the purposes that you have consented to. We may also share your personal information with third party service providers as necessary for them to provide services on our behalf. Some service providers may be located outside of Canada where personal information may be subject to the laws of those jurisdictions. We may disclose personal information to a potential purchaser in connection with the sale of some or all of the business of WBC, or as otherwise permitted or required by law.
How we retain and safeguard your personal information?
We retain personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected and as permitted or required by law. We have implemented physical, organizational,
contractual and technological security measures to protect your personal information from loss or theft, and unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
How we monitor our websites?
Our websites may place and access cookies when you visit our websites. A cookie is a small data file that websites commonly write to your computer. A cookie file contains information that can
to serve advertisements on our websites. Such third parties may place and access cookies on your browser, including for the purpose of delivering tailored advertisements to you. The
placement of third party cookies on your browser is subject to the terms, conditions and policies of such third‐party vendors and advertising networks. . You may choose to set your computer to
reject cookies if you desire. However, if you refuse to accept cookies, you may not be able to use some of the features available on our websites. The majority of advertisements displayed on our websites are served through one or more reputable third party advertisement‐serving companies, including Google. You can control advertising cookies from Google by using its Ad Preferences Manager, available here:
If you are interested in more information about advertising and how you control cookies from being put on your computer by other companies you can visit:
From time to time, we collect certain usage information from our servers that relates to the use of our websites. We use this information to improve our website, for example by enhancing
pages or features that are visited frequently, and on occasion we may share this information with our affiliates or other third party companies to provide them with an indication of the
amount of interest in our website for advertising purposes and to help us plan for technical improvements.
How can you access your personal information?
We will make available to you any personal information that we have collected, used or disclosed, upon your written request, to the extent permitted by law. We will attempt to
respond to your written request within thirty (30) days. We will advise you in writing if we cannot meet your request within this time limit.
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