Privacy Policy

Downtown Artist Space, LLC, LA Artstream Privacy Policy
Last Updated on 04/07/10

Your privacy is important to us! LA Artstream places a premium on your privacy. You have entrusted us with your private information. Under no circumstances will LA Artstream or Downtown Artist Space, Inc., sell, share or lease any personal information about you to, or with, any person or organization.

Information we collect

Our contact and service forms at LA Artstream site may require that you enter both personal and non-personal information. We DO NOT sell or share any personal information about you to, or with, any person or organization, except: as authorized by you. Or as may be required by law or court order. In the event you contact MEDsearch Financial, Inc. through the “Contact Us” feature, this contact is completely voluntary and it is your choice whether or not you wish to disclose your personal information to us. MEDsearch Financial, Inc. does not intentionally collect information from anyone under the age of 18.

How your information is used

Your information is used for the sole purpose of making your experience with LA Artstream the best possible, and to insure the highest level of customer satisfaction.

Opt-In for Newsletter Subscription

The LA Artstream website requires an email address in order to subscribe to our electronic newsletter which contains information regarding our upcoming webcasts, our artists, general information and content which is pertinent only to the Los Angeles art scene. We will collect only your email address which will remain the sole and exclusive property of LA Artstream and will not be sold or shared with any outside entities. The email address collected will be used for the exclusive purpose of which its consent was given.

At any time if you wish to stop receiving our newsletter just click on the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of the email to be instantly removed. You may also call us at (213)489-7665 or contact us for assistance.

Tell-A-Friend Tools

LA Artstream provides a number of tools that will allow you to help us get the word out with email. Email addresses entered into these forms are not stored in our database, but may be stored in our system logs in text format to assist us in tracking down abusive users (users flooding the system), or using these tools for spamming. We will never contact addresses logged in this manner.

Security Technology

LA Artstream has made a substantial investment in the latest server, database, backup and firewall technologies to protect our information assets. We store all user information in secure databases protected via a variety of industry-standard access controls. Secure passwords, SSL encryption, disk-based encryption, firewalls, and other measures are in place that help us protect your data. This data is accessed only for the purposes specified in this privacy statement.

Website Usage Information

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. We do not link your IP address to any personally identifiable information. We use tracking information to determine which areas our site users visit based on traffic to those areas. LA Artstream does not track what individual users read, but rather how often each page is visited. This helps us maintain a superior and informative website for you.

Cookies

About cookies. When you visit LA Artstream, occasionally we place a small text file called a cookie in the browser directory of your computer’s hard drive. A cookie is a small piece of information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. The information that cookies collect includes the date and time of your visit and your registration information. Cookies offer you many conveniences. They allow LA Artstream to recognize information, such as browser type, so we know if you can view certain plug-ins like Adobe Flash files. They also allow us to streamline your visit based on previous visits. The cookies we set generally expire after each session.

Most browsers allow you to decline cookies; but, if you elect to do so, these pages may not display properly. You are free to delete cookies after your session, and your browser should contain instructions on how to do this.

Links to Other Sites

From time to time we might publish links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by LA Artstream. Please be aware that we, LA Artstream, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site, and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this website.

Privacy Modifications

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If/when LA Artstream makes changes to this privacy statement, we will highlight the changes on our homepage and email users who have given us permission to do so. We will post any changes here, so be sure to check back periodically. However, please be assured that if the Privacy Policy changes in the future, we will not use the personal information you have submitted to us under this Privacy Policy in a manner that is materially inconsistent with this Privacy Policy, without your prior consent.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us and we’ll answer any questions.

Privacy correspondence should be sent to:
Downtown Artist Space, LLC.
Attn: LA Artstream Privacy Concern
1247 East 6th Street
Los Angeles CA 90021