Who we are
Our website address is: http://chriscoopermusic.com. Chris Cooper Music is operated by Bryce Christopher Cooper. My contact information can be found here.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Like most website operators, ChrisCooperMusic.com collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. ChrisCooperMusic.com’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how visitors use this website. ChrisCooperMusic.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for the purpose of identifying and blocking hacking attempts on the website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to ChrisCooperMusic.com’s websites choose to interact with ChrisCooperMusic.com in ways that require ChrisCooperMusic.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that ChrisCooperMusic.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. ChrisCooperMusic.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Please note that electronic communication, particularly email, is not necessarily secure against interception. Please do not send sensitive data (e.g., Social Security, bank account, or credit card numbers) by email or web form.
ChrisCooperMusic.com may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, ChrisCooperMusic.com may monitor the most popular pages on the site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. ChrisCooperMusic.com may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, ChrisCooperMusic.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
ChrisCooperMusic.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when ChrisCooperMusic.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of ChrisCooperMusic.com, third parties or the public at large.
ChrisCooperMusic.com takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Information and Third-Parties
(a) Blog. I have a public blog on my website. Any information you include in a comment on the blog might be seen, collected, and used by anyone. If your personal information appears on my blog and you want it removed, contact me. If I am unable to remove your information for some reason, I will tell you why.
(b) Social media platforms and widgets. My website may include social media features, such as the Facebook Like button. These features may collect information about your IP address and which page you are visiting on ChrisCooperMusic.com, and they may set a cookie to make sure the feature functions properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on my website. I may also decide to maintain presences on social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. Any information, communications, or materials you submit to Chris Cooper or Blue Collar Shred via a social media platform is done at your own risk without any expectation of privacy. I cannot control the actions of other users of these platforms or the actions of the platforms themselves. Your interactions with those features and platforms are governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide them.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
A Note to Children Visiting ChrisCooperMusic.com
ChrisCooperMusic.com is intended for users who are 13 years of age and older.If you are under 13 years of age, you are not permitted to submit any personal information to ChrisCooperMusic.com.
Updated May 26, 2018