Privacy Policy

Welcome to the Privacy Policy for werherecoalition.org.

Personal information submitted through this Site will be collected, stored and processed on servers in the United States. The laws pertaining to personal information in the US and abroad may be less stringent than the laws of the country in which you reside; however, we will store, process, transmit and disclose your personal information in as safe, confidential and secure manner as possible using industry standard practices.

By using this Site, you expressly consent to the storage, processing, transmission and disclosure of your personal information, including any sensitive information you elect to submit, as described in this Privacy Policy. By providing personal information to this Site, you expressly consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Collection

You may browse the Site without providing any personal information. However, to sign the petition or receive notifications on legislative issues we will collect the following information:

  • first name
  • last name
  • email address
  • address
  • city
  • state
  • zip code
  • standard weblog information including IP address

Use

The information you provide will be used to send you emails with information related to this coalition.

Disclosure

We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. Third parties that we do share your personal information with will not market to you without your consent. We may share your personal information with:

  • service providers under contract who help with our business operations; and
  • other third parties to whom you explicitly ask us to send your information.
  • Without limiting the above, we may also disclose your personal information in order to:
    • protect the legal rights, privacy or safety of the Organization or its employees, agents and contractors;
    • protect the safety and security of visitors to our web sites or other properties;
    • protect against fraud or other illegal activity or for risk management purposes;
    • respond to inquiries or requests from public authorities;
    • permit us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain;
    • enforce our Terms of Use; or
    • comply with the law or legal process.

Access

You may access or update the personal information provided to us during registration at any time at http://werherecoalition.org/user or by contacting us at info@werherecoalition.org.

Security

We treat your information as an asset that must be protected and we use numerous tools (encryption, passwords, physical security, etc.) to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. However, as you probably know, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, and other users may abuse or misuse your personal information that they collect from the Site. Therefore, although we work very hard to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.

Remarketing

We use Google remarketing cookies to serve targeted advertisements to some werherecoalition.org visitors. Third party vendors, including Google, use the information in these cookies to serve ads based on what pages a person has visited on our website. We never serve ads based on personal information about our visitors, or serve ads based on pages that visitors see on other websites.

If you would like to opt-out of Google’s use of the remarketing cookies, visit Google’s Ads Preferences Manager. You can opt out of DoubleClick's use of cookies by visiting the DoubleClick opt-out page or Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

General

We may amend this Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended terms on the Site. All amended terms take effect immediately for new users and automatically for existing users 30 days after they are initially posted on the Site, unless you notify us of your desire to be removed from the system.

This policy was last updated on August 11, 2012.