Effective Date: August 1, 2020
Collection of Data
Areas of this website may make the use of a temporary “cookie”. This cookie is used to uniquely identify your session for the duration of your time logged on to this website. We do not keep this cookie after you log off or close your browser session. This cookie does not contain personally identifying information. If you apply for a username to log in to any area of this website, you give us permission to maintain a record with the information you supply, so that we can properly authenticate you as a registered user of the site.
Personally Identifiable Information
IPEF collects personally identifiable information, such as names, addresses, e-mail addresses, phone numbers and the like, only when voluntarily provided by a website visitor. For example, we may collect this information if you submit a question or inquiry or otherwise contact us via the website, or if you register with our website.
Information tracked through these mechanisms includes but is not limited to (1) your IP address, (2) the type of web browser and operating system being used, and other information regarding your system (e.g., screen resolution), (3) the pages of the site you visit, (4) other websites you visited before visiting our site, and (5) your geographic location. Cookies do not collect or contain your name or email address.
Disclosure and Use of Information We Collect
We may provide your personally identifiable information to third parties who provide services to or on behalf of IPEF. For example, we may provide personally identifiable information to third parties who we contract to process orders or donations and other communications, including marketing communications.
We use usage information to help us run and maintain our website, customize the visitor’s experience, study traffic patterns, and generally learn about the usage of the website.
We may use and disclose personally identifiable information and usage information when we have reason to believe that using and/or disclosing this information is necessary to investigate, identify, contact, or take action against someone who may have engaged in illegal activities or who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other users of our website, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities.
We may also disclose personally identifiable information and usage information when we reasonably believe that the law requires it.
Updating Your Information
If you would like to review and/or request changes to any of your personally identifiable information collected through the website, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information transmitted on the Internet and/or stored on systems attached to the Internet is not 100% secure. As a result, we do not ensure, warrant or guarantee the security or integrity of such information. We will not be responsible for disclosure of any information due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties.
You help to maintain the security of your personally identifiable information stored in our systems by keeping your username and password confidential and protecting against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.
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