Otis McAllister privacy policy

Wherever the name Otis McAllister appears herein, it shall be deemed the same as Otis McAllister, Inc., a California corporation, or (the "Web Site"). The term "You" wherever it appears herein shall be deemed as the user of the Web Site.

Privacy Policy

Otis McAllister is strongly committed to protecting your privacy. The Web Site is mostly an infomediary-based Web Site and no commerce transactions take place at the current time. The information contained in this Web Site is primarily for the use by our customers, suppliers, brokers, business associates, and employees of Otis McAllister, and its subsidiaries.

This Privacy Policy discloses how we collect, use and share information we gather about You on the Web Site and the choices You have regarding our use of and your ability to correct the information. This Privacy Policy applies only to the Web Site and Internet-enabled services. We hope that this disclosure will enhance your experience on the Internet and reinforce the trust that You place in Otis McAllister's products and services.

Information Collected Online

Most of the information provided by Otis McAllister is offered without our collecting any personally identifiable information from You. For instance, You can view any portion of our Web Site without providing any information at all in exchange for viewing the published information. In order to maximize your experience and to provide You with enhanced products and services; however, Otis McAllister may collect personally identifiable information (e.g., name, e-mail address, etc.) that You voluntarily supply to us. An example of information collection that would be required by us would be in the event that You request additional information about our services and products.

How We Use Your Information

We use the information You provide in a limited number of ways. We may use the information to service your account, conduct a transaction that You have requested, display information and advertisements that match your interests and profile, notify You if you've won a contest or sweepstakes and compile demographic statistics about our users. We may on occasion combine information about You that we have with information we obtain from other parties to enhance our ability to market to You those products or services that may be of interest to you.

How We Share Your Information

Otis McAllister does not share your information with any other organization.

IP Addresses, Cookies, and Gifs

The Web Site and Third Party Processors acting on our behalf, when used, uses various Internet technologies which help us to manage our Web Site operations and track usage behavior so that we can tailor information and advertisements to make your visits more enjoyable and meaningful. These Internet technologies include: IP Addresses: random numbers assigned to individual computers which Otis McAllister uses to administer our Web Site and help diagnose problems with our servers.


Small electronic files transferred from our Web Site to your hard drive. Cookies enable Otis McAllister to recognize repeat visitors, track usage behavior and facilitate your access to and use of our site. If You wish, You can choose to have your computer warn You each time a Cookie is being sent, or You can choose to turn off all Cookies. You can do this by resetting your browser (such as Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your Cookies. If You turn Cookies off, however, You won't have access to many of the features which make your experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.

Information that is collected via IP Address, and Cookies is not personally identifiable. However, if You choose to provide Otis McAllister with personally identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data stored in these technologies. In addition, we may share aggregate (not individual) site usage statistics and demographic information with advertisers and other third parties, but this information will not include any personally identifiable information. Personal information about You as an individual will not be provided to any third party without your consent.

Our Commitment to Security

Keeping the information You provide to Otis McAllister secure is important to us. We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to protect and safeguard your data. Of course, although Otis McAllister uses standard industry practices to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee that your communications with our Web Site will never be unlawfully intercepted, or that your personal information will never be unlawfully accessed by third parties.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Otis McAllister reserves the right to alter our Privacy Policy as business needs require. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes here so that You will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone. All changes to this policy will be posted on our Web Site prior to the time they take effect.