Last Updated October 21, 2019
This Website is not directed at or intended for use by children under 13 years old. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13 through this Website. You may be required to create an account to use certain features of our Website, which will require you to provide your date of birth.
This Website is not directed at or intended for users outside the U.S. Please be advised that if you are located in the European Union or another region with laws related to data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, your personal information submitted through this Website and transferred to the U.S. may not have the same legal data protection as in your jurisdiction.
As you use services offered on our Website, we may collect certain information from you and your computer. We collect information from users of our Website through users’ activities, transactions, completion of online forms on our Website, and registration of an account for use with our services. Such information is collected when users register for absentee, telephone, or online bidding, subscribe to our Mailing List on our Website, upload photographs, send us an e-mail, or in any other way submit information to us via our Website. If you do not want us to collect this information, do not use our services.
Information we collect may include:
We use information collected through the Website as follows.
Please refer to our Terms for additional information related to electronic communications.
We will not share your information except in the following limited circumstances:
This Website and our partners may use various technologies, including cookies and web beacons, to collect and store information when you access and use our services.
A cookie is a piece of data that’s either stored in your computer’s memory temporarily and automatically deleted when you close your browser (a “session” cookie) or placed on your hard drive (a “persistent” cookie) by a web server. A persistent cookie is not deleted when the browser is closed. Cookies allow us to make your interaction with the Website faster and more personal, for example by remembering your preferences the next time you return to the Website. Cookies also allow us to monitor how you and other users use the Website. This information can be used to create a profile for future marketing purposes, improve the site, or detect and prevent site misuse.
Web beacons, which are also known as clear GIFs, bugs or pixel tags, are often used in combination with cookies. They are images (often transparent) that are embedded as part of the Website or in an email for the purpose of monitoring the behavior of persons who interact with the Website or open an email.
This Website contains links to other websites, and these third-party websites may set cookies or other tracking tools on your device. We are not responsible for the cookie or tracking practices of other websites.
When you visit our Website, our server collects your server’s Internet Protocol address, or IP Address. This is a number assigned to your computer by your Internet service provider. When you are on our Website, our servers may log your IP Address and your domain name which identify you. This identifies you and is used by us for demographic analysis of our customers. Our server may also record the referring page that linked you to us: the pages you visit; the website you visit after this Website; the ads you see and click on; other information about the type of hardware and software and settings you are using; search terms you have used on this Website or a referral site; and other Web usage activity and data logged by our Web servers. We use this information for system administration, to diagnose server problems, to administer our Website, and for demographic analysis, such as country of origin and Internet Service Provider. We may link this information with your personal information. Any or all of these activities with regard to Website usage information may be performed on our behalf by our service providers, including, for example, our analytics vendor(s) and our e-mail management partner(s).
This Website does not respond to “Do Not Track Signals.”
Please refer to our Terms for additional information related to third party website links.
LELAND LITTLE AUCTIONS takes the security of your personal information seriously. We will implement commercially reasonable technical, physical and administrative security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction of personal information collected through this Website. However, we cannot and do not guarantee that your personal information will never be accessed by an unauthorized party or otherwise breached during transmission through the Internet or while stored on our system or otherwise in our care. Additionally, any contact with us by email or by way of our Website might not be secure. Others could view this information in transit.
In the event that we believe any of the personal information you provided to us has been exposed to unauthorized third-parties, we will notify you as required by law or upon our own choice. In the event of such unauthorized exposure, we expressly reserve the right to provide notice to you electronically via the email address you have provide to us if permitted to do so by law.
We will retain your personal data for only as long as we deem reasonably necessary or desirable, unless a different retention period is required by any applicable law, rule or regulation. We reserve the right to delete or destroy any information collected, including personal information, at any time.
Removal or change of information in any account you create may not automatically result in the deletion of the relevant files from our systems and servers. LELAND LITTLE AUCTIONS is not obligated to ensure the deletion of your information from any systems or servers operated or used by us in the event of removal or change by a user.
If your access to the services we provide has been terminated or restricted in any way, we may, but are not obligated to, irretrievably delete any and all information we have stored pertaining to activity from your account.
You may choose to stop receiving our notifications, alerts, or other marketing emails electronically by following the unsubscribe instructions included in a particular email, writing to us at "Leland Little Auctions, Attn: Electronic Communications, 620 Cornerstone Court, Hillsborough, NC 27278", emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling us at (919) 644-1243. Please refer to our Terms for additional information related to electronic communications.
We may update or change our privacy practices and this policy from time to time. If we update the policy, we will publish an announcement on this page of the Website or as otherwise required by law. The date at the top of this policy reflects the date of the most recent update.