Your privacy is important to us and we know that you care about how your personal information is used and shared.
THE SITE IS OPERATED IN THE UNITED STATES AND IS INTENDED FOR USERS LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES.
This policy applies to information we collect:
This policy does not apply to information collected:
Collection of Information
In the course of using this Site, wemay ask you for certain information, including, but not limited to, your name, email address, postal address and telephone number (home and work) (any of which is “Personal Information”). Such information is provided voluntarily and knowingly. You can visit our Site without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself; however, you must provide Personal Information in order to receive communications, certain grant-related information and/or other information.
We may also collect non-personally identifiable information when you visit our Site, including but not limited to the type of Internet browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, device information, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address, aggregate data about the number of visits to the Site and aggregate data about the pages visited, but in doing so, we do not connect this information with your Personal Information such as your name or email address.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies
We do not engage in the collection of Personal Information over time and across third-party websites, and we do not permit third parties to gather information passively on our Sites for behavioral advertising purposes.
How We Use the Information We Collect
We use General Information to improve the design and content of the Site, to diagnose and fix issues with the Site and to analyze Site usages. We shall own such General Information and maintain copies of such as part of its records indefinitely.
Sharing Your Information
We may disclose the Personal Information that we collect from you or that you provide, as follows:
We may disclose aggregated, General Information about our users without restriction.
Opt-Out of the Access to Personal Information
If you do not wish to have your Personal Information used by us as noted above, please notify us directly at 214-922-1100. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may be required to use your Personal Information to complete transactions requested by you or to cooperate with government officials or parties in litigation under process of law, or as otherwise required by law and/or to protect against legal liability.
Please note that the limitations on our use of Personal Information and General Information as set forth above do not apply in the event of a transfer of our assets, and General Information and Personal Information owned or in our possession may be transferred, distributed or sold as part of our assets, except as prohibited by law. In addition, we may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect or if the identity of the requesting party cannot be verified.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
Site users may request access to, review or modify their Personal Information we maintain by contacting us at 214-922-1100. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect or if the identity of the requesting party cannot be verified.
We have implemented security measures to help protect against the risk of loss, misuse and alteration of any General Information or Personal Information under our control. Nevertheless, such security measures may not prevent all loss, misuse or alteration of information on the Site, and we are not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to any such security failures. By using this Site, you understand that there is a risk that data and communications, including email and other electronic communications, may be accessed by unauthorized third parties when communicated over the Internet. The foregoing does not affect any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Your California Privacy Rights
Under California law, a California resident with whom we have an established relationship has the right to request certain information with respect to the types of personal information we have shared with third parties for their direct marketing purposes (if any), and the identities of those third parties, within the immediately preceding calendar year, subject to certain exceptions. In response to a written request, we are allowed to provide a cost-free means to opt-out of such sharing.
Since we do not provide your Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes, it is not necessary for us to establish this procedure; however, if you do not want us to use your Personal Information to provide information about our programs, please follow the cost-free opt-out procedures in this policy.
Site Location; Transfer of Information to the United States
Information of Children
Our Site is not directed to children under the age of 13 years. We will not request personally identifiable information from anyone whom we know to be under the age of 13. By using our Site, you represent and warrant that you are at least 13 years old. If we become aware that a customer is under the age of 13 and has registered without prior verifiable parental consent, we will remove his or her Personal Information.
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Last updated: September 2018
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