does not collect personally identifiable information about individuals
except when such individuals specifically provide such information on a
voluntary basis. Personally identifiable information on individual
users will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third
parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection.
At such points of collection, the user will
have the opportunity to indicate whether he or she would like to "opt
out" of receiving promotional and/or marketing information about other
products, services and offerings from Gamble-Index.com and/or any third
Your Information may be disclosed or
transferred by Gamble-Index.com to any of the following:
Any company within the Gamble-Index.com
group of companies;
third party contractors for processing on behalf of Gamble-Index.com;
required by law, to any applicable government, regulatory, sporting
or enforcement authority or for the purposes of investigation of
complaints or a breach of rules of a sport or game by any sporting
body (including the investigation of any threats to the integrity of
a sport or game) and/or for dispute resolution purposes affecting or
For the prevention or detection of
Further, notwithstanding any opt out of
promotional information by the user, Gamble-Index.com reserves the right
to contact a subscriber regarding account status, changes to the service
agreement and other matters relevant to the underlying service and/or
the information collected.
may perform statistical analyses of user behaviour and characteristics
in order to measure interest in the use of the various areas of the site
and to inform advertisers of such information as well as the number of
users that have been exposed to or clicked on their advertising banners.
Gamble-Index.com will provide only aggregated data from these analyses
to third parties.
Also, users should be aware that Gamble-Index.com
may sometimes permit third parties to offer subscription and/or
registration-based services through a Gamble-Index.com site. Gamble-Index.com
is not responsible for any actions or policies of such third parties and
providing personally identifiable information.
Additionally, users should be aware that
when they voluntarily disclose personally identifiable information (e.g.
user name, e-mail address) on any bulletin boards or chat areas of the
Gamble-Index.com sites, that information, along with any substantive
information disclosed in the user's communication, can be collected and
correlated and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited
messages from other posters or third parties. Such activities are beyond
the control of Gamble-Index.com.
Users also should be aware that
non-personal information and data may be automatically collected through
the standard operation of Gamble-Index.com's internet servers or through
the use of "cookies." "Cookies" are small text files a web site can use
to recognise repeat users, facilitate the user's ongoing access to and
use of the site, track usage, follow site behaviour and compile
aggregate data that will allow content improvements and targeted
Cookies are not programs that come onto a
user's system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a
unique number to the user that has no meaning outside the assigning
site. Users should be aware that Gamble-Index.com cannot control the use
of cookies or the resulting information by advertisers or third parties
hosting data for Gamble-Index.com. If a user does not want information
most browsers that allows the user to deny or accept the cookie feature;
however, users should note that cookies may be necessary to provide the
user with certain features (e.g. customised delivery of information)
available on the Gamble-Index.com web site.
Upon request, Gamble-Index.com will allow
any user to "opt out" of further promotional contacts at any time.
Additionally upon request, Gamble-Index.com will use reasonable efforts
to allow users to update/correct personal information previously
submitted which the user states is erroneous to the extent such
activities will not compromise privacy or security interests. Also, upon
a user's request, Gamble-Index.com will use commercially reasonable
efforts functionally to delete the user and his or her personal
information from its database; however, it may be impossible to delete a
user's entry without some residual information because of backups and
records of deletions.
The foregoing policies are effective as of
1 January 2004. Gamble-Index.com reserves the right to change this
policy at any time by notifying users of the existence of a new privacy
statement. This statement and the policies outlined herein are not
intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in
or on behalf of any party.