Legal & Privacy Policy

The really important stuff:

  • I am NOT Roald Dahl. (He passed away in 1990.)
  • I do not represent the Dahl estate in any way.

If you need to contact the official Roald Dahl literary estate, you should go to http://www.roalddahl.com/global/contact-us .

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for roalddahlfans.com. This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this website. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating this website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, RoaldDahlFans.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. RoaldDahlFans.com’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how visitors use the website.

RoaldDahlFans.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for users that leave comments on the site. We only disclose commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that we use and disclose personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the site.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to RoaldDahlFans.com choose to interact with the site in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who leave a comment to provide a name and email address. In each case, we only collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with RoaldDahlFans.com. We do 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.

Aggregated Statistics

RoaldDahlFans.com may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to the website. For instance, we may monitor the most popular pages or searches on the site and display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, we do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

RoaldDahlFans.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its admins (Kristine Howard and Michael Mander). We may be located outside of your home country; by using our website, you consent to the transfer of such information. RoaldDahlFans.com will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its administrators, as described above, RoaldDahlFans.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect our property or rights. We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. RoaldDahlFans.com uses cookies to help us identify and track visitors and their usage of the website. RoaldDahlFans.com visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the website, with the drawback that certain features of the site may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Ads

Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by RoaldDahlFans.com and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, RoaldDahlFans.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at our sole discretion. We encourage visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Special thanks to Automattic for the suggested policy.