Patricia A. Merlo, M.P.M.

What information do we collect?
The information collected is limited to standard logging information that helps us track the number of hits, etc. on our site. Users are anonymous. No personally identifiable information is collected unless you provide it to us.

How do we use your information?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience
(your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To improve our website
(we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
- To send periodic emails
The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

How do we protect your information?
We do not collect personal information on this website.  Currently the only way to electronically provide any personal information to us is via e-mail.

Do we use cookies?
We do not use cookies.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your  personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our  business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this  information confidential. We may also release your information when we  believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site  policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. 

Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer links to third party  products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these  linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site  and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in  compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We  therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside  parties without your consent.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online  Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone  under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all  directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only
This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent
By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on  this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

Contact us at with any questions or concerns.

This policy was last modified on 9/27/2012.

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