I. Information Collected.
Independent Sector collects information about Users of Independent Sector’s website to, among other things, process annual conference registrations and publication orders, provide electronic information services, conduct User surveys, control access to resources restricted to Independent Sector members, and offer a secure and personalized Internet resource for Users.
The following list includes the different types of information Independent Sector collects:
II. Opting Out of Communications
Users may opt out of receiving communications from Independent Sector by contacting Independent Sector as follows:
III. Correcting or Updating Personal Information
Users may correct or update PII previously provided to Independent Sector by contacting Independent Sector as follows:
IV. Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information
Independent Sector uses third parties to process credit card transactions. Such third parties receive the credit card number and other PII only to verify credit card numbers and to process credit card transactions in a secure environment. Independent Sector does not store credit card information.
VI. Links to Third-Party Websites
VII. Security Procedures
Independent Sector has implemented security measures to protect Users’ PII from loss, misuse, and alteration. Independent Sector uses industry-standard practices, such as encrypted storage and password protection systems, to safeguard the confidentiality of Users’ PII. We reserve the right to change these security measures to accommodate new security technologies and methods. Although Independent Sector has implemented security measures to protect a User’s PII, please be advised that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and Users assume the risk of any security breaches.
IX. Privacy of Children
Independent Sector does not knowingly collect PII from children under the age of thirteen.
XI. Use of Website Content
The information contained on Independent Sector’s website is provided for general informational purposes only. None of this information is intended or should be construed to be legal advice or a legal opinion. Although reasonable effort is made to ensure that the information contained on the website is as accurate as possible, omissions and errors may occur and the information may not reflect the most current developments. Independent Sector expressly disclaims all liability to any person with respect to the consequences of any act or omission committed based upon reliance, in whole or in part, on any of the contents of the website.
Last revised: 12/7/2007