Effective Date of Policy: June 1st, 2015 - Previous Policy
Acceptance of Contrix's Practices
This website (collectively, the "Site") is operated by Contrix Inc. ("Contrix") under license of American Astronomical Society (the "Publisher"). Contrix is a third party that the Publisher has engaged to solicit, process and forward magazine subscription orders on the Publisher's behalf. Contrix is not the Publisher.
In addition to the Site, Contrix (1) may operate additional sites on behalf of the Publisher, (2) may operate sites for other publishing companies and (3) operates its own proprietary sites, including magazine-agent.com and com-sub.Info, which act as third party resellers of magazine subscriptions, collectively "Other", "Sites". The information collected by the Site by Contrix may be stored in the same systems as information collected by Contrix from Other Sites and in turn Contrix may analyze any and all information from both the Site and Other Sites in the aggregate.
Attention Kids and Parents
If you are under the age of 13 (12 or younger), you may view content on the Site, but you may not order any magazine subscription or participate in any other activity that would allow you to provide information about yourself through the Site. The Site will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any child under the age of 13
General Usage Information Collected from All Visitors
The Site may collect certain usage information from all of its users (including but not limited to information regarding their browsers, IP addresses, general demographics, Site pages visited, time spent on various Site pages, and sites visited before the Site (if any)). This information may be collected using, among other things, cookies, server logs and third party tracking solutions. All such information may be shared with third parties. Some of this information could be used to personally identify users of the Site.
Additional Information Collected during the Ordering and Support Process
The Site collects certain specific personally identifiable information that users provide through certain interactions such as ordering or updating magazine subscriptions through the Site (including but not limited to names, addresses, telephone numbers, credit card information, email addresses in certain instances, and communications).
Publishers and Designated Third Parties
Contrix may use third party partners to help operate the Site and deliver Contrix's products and services. Contrix may share any information it collects with its affiliates, service providers and other third parties that provide products or services for or through the Site (such as site or database hosting companies, address list hosting companies, e-mail service providers, analytics companies, distribution companies, fulfillment companies and other similar service providers that use such information on Contrix's or the Publisher's behalf).top
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, with respect to all users of the Site, Contrix may disclose any information it collects: (i) to satisfy any law, regulation, government request or court order; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate the Site; (iii) if such disclosure is required pursuant to the audit provisions of any contract; or (iv) to protect the rights or property of Contrix or its users, sponsors, providers, licensors, merchants or publishers. The Site also reserves the right to reject any order or to request additional information from any customer or user.top
In the event that Contrix or substantially all of its assets or the assets related to the Site are acquired by one or more third parties as a result of a merger, sale, consolidation, liquidation or business combination, Contrix's rights with regard to any information that is collected in connection with the Site may be one of the transferred assets.top
Notification of Changes
Attn: Gateway Marketing Program
110 E 42nd St
New York, NY 10017top