Site Privacy Statement
Dr. Donald A. Chu has created this privacy statement
in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy.
Due to the sensitive nature of the information we
collect from our users, including address and phone
numbers, we believe it is important to satisfy strict
privacy requirements. The following discloses our
information gathering and dissemination practices
for this web site:
The following section describes the information
we collect from you and indicates the primary purposes
why we collect each type of information from you.
If we use your information or disclose or distribute
your information to third parties for a purpose
that is not related to the following purposes, we
will notify you by email of your right to opt-out
of that use, disclosure or distribution beforehand.
Your right to opt-out shall be governed by the Choice/Opt-Out
As described below in more detail, we use your IP
address to help diagnose problems with our server,
and to administer our web site. Your IP address
is or may be used to help identify you, to track
activity within our site and to gather broad demographic
information. Our web server will collect IP information.
to your interests.
Our site's registration and order form requires
users to give us contact information (such as name
and email address), unique identifiers (such as
social security number), financial information (such
as account or credit card numbers), and demographic
information (such as age or income level). The user's
contact information is used to contact the user
when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future
mailings as set forth in the Choice/Opt-Out section
below. Financial information that is collected is
used to check the users' qualifications for registration
and to bill the user for products and services.
Unique identifiers (such as social security numbers)
are collected to verify the user's identity with
the credit bureaus.
Demographic and profile data is also collected at
our web site. We use this data to tailor the user's
experience at our web site, showing them content
that we think they might be interested in, and displaying
the content according to their preferences.
The demographic information may be shared with advertisers
on an aggregate basis. Aggregate basis means that
your information will be generalized with the data
we collect from all our users. For example, we may
share the average age or income level of our users
with advertisers. We will not share personally identifiable
information, such as contact information, unique
identifiers, financial information and demographic
information, with advertisers about any particular
individual that uses our web site.
Dr. Donald A. Chu may also use the information we
collect from you to optimize our web site so that
it is more beneficial to users like yourself and
to us. This site contains links to other sites.
Dr. Donald A. Chu is not responsible for the privacy
practices or the content of such web sites.
This web site has security measures in place to
protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information
under our control. All user data is stored on our
The user may request, via email or telephone, additional
information about Dr. Donald A. Chu's security practices.
The requested security information will be made
available to the user via email, fax or postal mail,
in our discretion.
Data Access & Accuracy
Dr. Donald A. Chu is not responsible for inaccuracies
in data provided by third parties, such as credit
reporting bureaus. You may review your data by calling
Dr. Donald A. Chu at the telephone number provided
below. Any inaccuracies in your data may be corrected
through a telephone call to us, at the telephone
Our web site provides users the opportunity to opt-out
of receiving communications from Dr. Donald A. Chu
at the point where we request information about
the user. This web site gives users the following
options for removing their information from our
database to not receive future communications or
to no longer receive our service.
1. You can send email to: email@example.com.
2. You can send mail to the following postal address:
Athercare, 20994 Redwood Road, Castro Valley, CA 94546.
Change in Control
If we experience a ''change in control'' (defined
below), we may amend our information practices as
described in this privacy statement. We will post
on our web site's home page a notice or a link to
a notice that will describe how we will amend our
privacy statement. If you do not agree to our amended
privacy statement, you may contact us as described
in this privacy statement and we will allow you
to opt out of the proposed amendments to our privacy
statement with respect to the information that we
have previously collected from you.
''Change in control'' means any of the following
- we undergo a reorganization, merger, consolidation,
acquisition or other restructuring involving all
or substantially all of our voting securities and/or
assets, by operation of law or otherwise;
- we become insolvent;
- we make a general assignment for the benefit of
- we suffer or permit an appointment of a receiver
for our business or assets;
- we becomes subject to any proceedings under any
bankruptcy or insolvency law, whether domestic or
- we are liquidated, voluntarily or otherwise.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement,
the practices of this site, or your dealings with
this web site, you can contact: 800-966-7504.