YOGA ALLIANCE® - INTERNATIONAL

PRIVACY POLICY


PRIVACY POLICY

The terms “us” or “we” or “our” herein refers to Yoga Alliance®, Yoga Alliance Australia®, Yoga Alliance International®.


Last Modified: 5.4.2015

SECTION 1. Statement of Purpose

Yoga Alliance® respect the privacy of its members (RYTs “Members”), registrants (Yoga Alliance Online Directory “Registrants”), and others who visit our Website(s) www.yogaalliance.com.au (the “Website”). This policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations and requirements of the users, the website and website owners. This Privacy Policy explains how the information collected is used, maintained and, in some cases, shared. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy. This website complies with all Australia national laws and requirements for user privacy.

BY USING OR ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE OR BY PROVIDING PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, YOU CONSENT TO THE COLLECTION, USE AND DISCLOSURE OF THAT INFORMATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DISAGREE WITH ANY OF THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY IN ITS CURRENT FORM, OR IN THE FUTURE, IN ANY OF ITS MODIFIED FORMS, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

We may, from time to time, revise or update this Privacy Policy.  This may include making changes to the way we collect, maintain and store information.  If we make changes to this Privacy Policy, we will post notice of the modifications to the Privacy Policy on www.yogaalliance.com.au  Please check the “Last Modified” legend at the top of this page to see when this Privacy Policy was last revised. Changes will become effective immediately.

SECTION 2. Personal Information

2.1 Depending on the particular circumstances, we may collect and hold a range of different information about you. This can include your name, date of birth, contact details (including address, email address, phone number or mobile telephone number), occupation, driver's licence number.

SECTION 3. Using personal information

3.1 Yoga Alliance® may use your personal information to:

  1. Administer this website;

  2. Personalise the website for you;

  3. Enable your access to and use of the website services;

  4. Publish information about you on the website;

  5. Send to you products that you purchase;

  6. Supply to you services that you purchase;

  7. Send to you statements and invoices;

  8. Collect payments from you; and

  9. Send you marketing communications.

3.2 Where Yoga Alliance® discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

3.3 In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, Yoga Alliance® may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.

SECTION 4. External Links

4.1 Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites.

4.2 Yoga Alliance® cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

SECTION 5. Adverts and Sponsored Links

5.1 This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve. Clicking on any such adverts will send you to the advertisers website through a referral program which may use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from this website. This may include the use of cookies which may in turn be saved on your computers hard drive. Users should therefore note they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

SECTION 6. Shortened Links in Social Media

6.1 Yoga Alliance® through its  social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy urls web addresses (this is an example: http://bit.ly/zyVUBo).
Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by Yoga Alliance®. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore Yoga Alliance® cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.

SECTION 7. Securing Your Data

7.1 Yoga Alliance® will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

7.2 Yoga Alliance will store all the personal information you provide on its secure servers.

SECTION 8. Cross-border data transfers

8.1 Information that Yoga Alliance® collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which Yoga Alliance® operates to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

8.2 In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available around the world.

You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.

For further information please visit the web-pages listed below:

Our Policies

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