Privacy Policy


I value the privacy of viewers of this site. Any of the following personal information that may be made available to me or my designees when browsing or navigating the site shall be kept confidential:

  • First and last name
  • Company, home, postal or other physical address
  • Other contact information, for example, telephone number, fax number, email address, and other similar information
  • Title or position in a company or an organization
  • Occupation
  • Industry
  • Personal interests

Examples of scenarios where site visitors provide their personal information include, but may not be limited, to:

  • Emailing, calling or communicating with me.
  • Posting a question or comment through this site.
  • Requesting literature.
  • Registering to attend a seminar or any event.
  • Participating in an online survey.
  • Requesting inclusion in an email or other mailing list.
  • Submitting an entry for a contest or other promotions.
  • Logging in to the site, thus requiring a user name and/or a password.
  • Any other business-related reason.

I will try to provide you with the opportunity to agree or decline to give your personal information via the Internet. I will also try to inform you of the purpose for the collection and do not intend to transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent, except under the limited conditions described under the discussion entitled “Information Sharing and Disclosure” below. If you choose to provide me with your personal information, I may transfer that information to a third party service provider as necessary.

Domain Information Collection

I may collect domain information to enable me to analyze how visitors use this site. This data enables me to become more familiar with which people visit my site, how often they visit, and what parts of the site they visit most often. I use this information to improve this site. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part.

Use of Cookies and Tracking User Traffic

Some pages on this site may use cookies, which are small files that the site places on your hard drive for identification purposes. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID to track the pages visited, but the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. These files are used for site registration and customization the next time you visit this site.  In addition, this site uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit this site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

Some parts of this site may also use cookies to track user traffic patterns. I do this in order to determine the usefulness of the site information to the users and to see how effective the navigational structure is in helping users reach that information. Please note that cookies cannot read data off of your hard drive. Your Web browser may allow you to be notified when you are receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept it or not. If you prefer not to receive cookies while browsing this site, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse the cookie when

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Your personal information is never shared with third parties without your permission, except under conditions listed below:

  • Consenting to share your information to a third party service provider working on my behalf to serve you.
  • Requiring me to provide you with a product or service.

I will also disclose your personal information, if required to do so by law, or in urgent circumstances, to protect personal safety, the public or my site.

In addition, I may share this information with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C.

Internet Security

I strive to protect your personal information; however, I urge you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet.

Protecting the Privacy of Children

Children under 13 years old are not the target audience for this site. To protect their privacy, I do not intend to solicit personal information from these children.

Links to Third Party Sites

This site may contain links to other sites. I do not share your personal information with those Web sites and am not responsible for their privacy practices. I encourage you to learn about the privacy policies of those companies.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

I reserve the right to change, modify or update this policy at any time without notice. Any substantial changes in the way I use your personal information will be posted on this site.

If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please email me at the contact information on the site.