PRIVACY POLICY - Privacy Policy

Renaissance Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy!  Any and all information collected at this web site will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed.  Any information you give to Renaissance (Martell Arts & Publications Ltd) will be held with the utmost care, and will not be used in ways that you have not consented to.  A more detailed explanation about how we safeguard your personal information is described below.  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to let us know by contacting us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Information collected and stored automatically

If you do nothing during your visit but browse through our web site and read pages we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically.  This information does not identify you personally.  We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

  1. The Internet domain (for example, “” if you connect from a government domain, “” if you connect from a university’s domain, or “” if you use a private Internet access account) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our web site;
  2. The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  3. The date and time you access our site;
  4. The pages you visit; and
  5. If you linked to our web site from another web site, the address of that web site.

We analyze our web site logs to constantly improve the value of the materials available on our web site.  Our web site logs do not identify individuals personally, and we make no attempt to link the logs with the individuals that actually browse the web site.

Our use of your information

The Renaissance web site promotes services to consumers who have an interest in our services. If you provide us with information that identifies you personally (“personally identifiable information”), we may use such information internally to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to statistically analyze site usage, to improve our content and product offerings and to customize our web site’s content and layout.  We believe these uses allow us to improve our web site and better tailor it to meet our users’ needs.

Personally provided information

You do not have to give us personal information to visit our web site. If you choose to provide us with additional information about yourself through an e-mail message, form, survey, etc., we will maintain the information only as needed to respond to your question, to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication or to provide you with information about Renaissance products or updates.

Privacy of our email lists

Renaissance maintains several email lists to keep our visitors informed about our products and updates.  Individuals must affirmatively ask to join our mailing lists by completing forms on our web site.  We do not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease the addresses on our list to anyone.  In addition, we configure our list server software to refuse to divulge the email addresses of our list subscribers to anyone but authorized Martell Arts & Publications Ltd staff, including other list subscribers.

A special note about children

Children under 18 should only use this web site with permission of parents or guardians.  We ask that children refrain from submitting any personal information to us.

Resale or disclosure of information to third parties

Martell Arts & Publications Ltd does not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease any personal information collected at our site, including registration forms or email lists, unless required by law.

Use of cookies

Our web site uses “cookies” which are small amounts of information stored by your web browser software on your workstation.  In most cases, this information is temporary in nature (called session cookies) and is deleted as soon as you leave the web site.  The use of temporary cookies is solely for the purpose of allowing the user to interact with our web site in an effective manner.  In a few cases, the web site uses cookies to store information for a longer period than the current session (persistent cookie).  In those cases, the web site is clearly noted and the user can choose not to use that web site feature.