Orain Meta:Privacy Policy

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Orain ("us", "we", or "our") operates https://orain.org (the "Site"). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.

We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible at https://orain.org.

Information Collection and Use

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address, postal address and phone number ("Personal Information").

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

The IP address associated with your page views is anonymized to a /24 IP subnet (e.g. is anonymized to and may be kept for up to 90 days, solely for analytical purposes. If you want to disable this tracking, you can send the Do Not Track header with your requests.

The IP address and browser user agent associated with your edits and actions may be kept for up to 90 days, solely for investigating spam or sock puppetry. They are accessible to certain individuals called stewards via the CheckUser function. Such information is highly respected, secured, and is not accessed without just cause. Should you access the site in a malicious, threatening, or vandalous manner - a steward may utilize private data to restrict your utilization of Orain's services. The private data collected is never released outside of the Steward body unless required by a court order such as a subpoena.


Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.


We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in any email we send.

Compliance with Laws

Orain will disclose your Personal Information where required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement or to protect the security or integrity of our Site.

Business Transaction

If Orain is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Information may be transferred. We will provide notice before your Personal Information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.


The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

Our Site may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

Orain has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Site does not address anyone under the age of 13 ("children"). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our servers immediately.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace this Privacy Policy by posting the updated policy on the Site. In order to be notified of any changes to this Privacy Policy, you may add this page to your watchlist. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective no sooner than seven days after they are posted. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Privacy Policy.

If you do not agree to any of this Privacy Policy or any changes to this Privacy Policy, do not use, access or continue to access the Site or discontinue any use of the Site immediately.