Privacy and Security Policy
This privacy and security policy discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for CommonGood.org (the “Site”). The Site is owned by Common Good. As used in this Policy, the terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to Common Good.
1. Browsing Information and Cookies
When you access the Site, our servers automatically record information that your browser provides. This may include, among other things, your Internet Protocol address, web request, browser type, the date and time of your request, web pages visited, files accessed, and one or more cookies that uniquely identify your browser (see below).
2. User Communications
When you send email or other communications to us, we may retain the communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests, and improve our services.
Use of Information
We use the information collected for the following purposes, in addition to those described above: tailoring the Site to user needs and improving our service; generating data and reports about usage of the Site and its content; supporting the functioning and security of the Site and our network and systems; protecting our rights, property, or safety or those of others; and research. At no time do we disclose site usage by individual visitors, except as may be required by law.
Personal information is shared with third parties or made publicly available only under the following circumstances:
*Provision of services to users. User information may be shared with third-party partners to the extent necessary to provide web services to users. Any third parties who receive user information for this purpose are prohibited from using or sharing user information for any purpose other than providing services to users.
This Site has security measures in place to help protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the private information under our control. However, we cannot guarantee that those security measures will be effective.
Contacting this Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This website may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
Changes to this Policy
Effective Date: The effective date of this policy is May 2, 2011.
Please read all of these terms carefully before using this website (the “Site”). By using the Site, you accept and agree to be bound by these terms. If you do not accept these terms, do not use this Site.
1. Copyright; Others’ Rights
2. Copyright Complaints
We respect the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe your copyright has been violated on this website, please notify us by writing to email@example.com
3. Rules of Conduct and User Submissions
Users will be able to submit stories, photos, and other content on the Site (collectively, “User Content”). You are solely responsible for any User Content you post or submit to the Site, and for the consequences of posting or submitting it. By posting or submitting User Content to the Site, you grant Common Good a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, fully paid, perpetual license to use, reproduce, prepare derivative works of, distribute, display, perform, and otherwise make available your User Content in connection with the Site, including without limitation for promoting or redistributing part or all of the Site (and derivative works thereof) in any manner or media, and in connection with other Common Good materials, and to authorize others to do the foregoing. By posting or submitting User Content to the Site, you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant us the foregoing rights, and that neither your User Content nor our use of it as permitted under the foregoing license will infringe or violate anyone’s rights. You agree not to submit or post any content, or engage in any other activity in connection with the Site, that:
- infringes anyone’s copyright, patent, trademark, or other proprietary rights, or rights of privacy or publicity;
- violates any law or regulation;
- is intentionally false or misleading;
- defames, threatens, or harasses anyone;
- is harmful, dangerous, abusive, or offensive;
- is obscene or contains pornography;
- contains or utilizes any computer virus, other malicious code, or program that may damage or interfere with the operation of any system, or may unlawfully intercept any data or personal information;
- contains or consists of advertising or any form of commercial solicitation or activity; or
- otherwise interferes with the functioning of the Site or other users’ use or enjoyment of the Site.
4. Liability and Indemnity
THIS WEBSITE AND ALL ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WE DO NOT APPROVE OR ENDORSE ANY CONTENT PROVIDED BY USERS OR OTHERS. WE ARE NOT LIABLE TO USERS OR VISITORS FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.
6. Governing Law; Jurisdiction
7. Changes to Terms