Policy last revised: 5/25/18
NO LEGAL ADVICE
This Site is designed to provide accurate and authoritative information about the subject matter covered, but this Site and its contents are not distributed with the intent to render legal, accounting, or other professional advice. The services of a competent professional should be sought if legal advice or other expert assistance is required.
NO ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP CREATED
The information contained on this Site does not create, and the receipt of it through this Site or by email or otherwise does not create an attorney-client relationship with NCRP or attorneys employed by NCRP in connection with any legal matter. Communications through this Site or by email or otherwise may not be treated as confidential.
TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHT
NCRP, Philamplify, and other names, and the accompanying logos and designs, all product names, and all page headers, custom graphics, and button icons created by or for NCRP and contained on this Site belong to NCRP. These logos and design of the Site are protected by law and may not be copied or imitated or used with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion. No logo, graphic, sound, or image from the Site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by NCRP.
To reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute or publicly display material from this Site, you need written permission from NCRP. Users may view and download material from this site only for personal, non-commercial home use. All rights reserved.
You are solely responsible for all content (including comments, text, photos, videos, graphics, and other content) that you upload or post on the Site or share with other users (the “User Content”). You may not post, transmit, or share User Content on the Site that you did not create or that you do not have permission to post. By posting User Content on the Site, you promise that you own any User Content that you post, or that you have obtained the necessary permission for its use. NCRP may, but does not have to, review the Site and may refuse, delete, or remove (without notice) any User Content or other content on the Site in its sole discretion, at any time, with or without prior notice or explanation and without liability, for any reason or no reason. This includes User Content that in the sole judgment of the NCRP violates this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of users or others.
You retain full ownership of all of your User Content. However, when you post User Content to the Site, you are granting to NCRP an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully-paid, royalty-free, worldwide license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part), and distribute such User Content. Without limitation, this license you grant to NCRP shall include the right to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, any User Content you post and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing.
USER CODE OF CONDUCT
You understand that the Site is available for your personal, non-commercial use only, and you agree not to use any portion of the Site for commercial activities. You agree that you will not attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site. You agree that you will not take any action that imposes a burden or load on our infrastructure. In addition, you agree not to use the Site to:
THIRD PARTY WEB SITES AND CONTENT
The Site contains links to other Web sites (“Third Party Sites”) as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, video, information and other content originating from third parties (the “Third Party Content”). NCRP has no control over and is not responsible in any way for any Third Party Sites or any Third Party Content available through the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices or other policies of or contained in the Third Party Sites or the Third Party Content. Such Third Party Sites are not necessarily investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy or completeness by NCRP. Inclusion of, linking to or permitting the use of any Third Party Site or any Third Party Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by us. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third Party Sites or to use or rely on any Third Party Content, you do so at your own risk and you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Site.
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users and members of the Site. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other users.
DISCLAIMERS REGARDING CONTENT AND USE
NCRP is not responsible or liable in any manner for any User Content or Third Party Content posted on the Site. Although we provide rules for user conduct and postings, we do not control and are not responsible for what users post, transmit or share on the Site and are not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable content you may encounter on the Site or in connection with any User Content or Third Party Content. NCRP assumes no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate User Content or Third Party Content. The NCRP is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Site.
The views and conclusions contained in this Site are those of the authors and should not be interpreted as representing the opinions or policies of NCRP.
We respect the intellectual property rights of others and we prohibit users from uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting on the Site any materials that violate another party’s intellectual property rights. If you believe that any material on the Site infringes upon any copyright which you own or control, you may send a written notification of such infringement to our Designated Agent set forth below. THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED EXCLUSIVELY FOR NOTIFYING NCRP THAT YOUR COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL MAY HAVE BEEN INFRINGED. ALL OTHER INQUIRIES WILL NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE THROUGH THIS PROCESS. Written notification must be submitted to the following Designated Agent:
Website Copyright Officer
1900 L ST NW, Suite 825, Washington, D.C. 20036
To be effective, the Notification must include the following:
Upon receipt of the written Notification containing the information as outlined above:
Counter Notification: NCRP is not liable to the alleged infringer for removal or disabling the material. If the alleged infringer believes that the removal or disabling was in error, the alleged infringer must provide NCRP with a counter-notification to have the materials replaced. To be effective, a Counter Notification must be a written communication provided to NCRP’s Designated Agent that includes substantially the following:
Upon receipt of a Counter Notification containing the information as outlined above:
INTEGRATION, NOTICES, WAIVER, SEVERABILITY
When you visit or use this Site and send e-mails to us through this Site or another provider, you are communicating with us electronically and thus consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this Site or linking to such notices. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Policy last revised: 5/25/18
COLLECTING PERSONAL INFORMATION
Certain portions of www.ncrp.org require persons participating in the site to register or provide personal information. The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (“NCRP”) collects certain personal information from you when you voluntarily register to use www.ncrp.org site or sign up to receive email newsletter and updates including but not limited to your name, mailing address, email address and phone number. We may also collect personal information from you when you request additional information from us or when you use areas of www.ncrp.org in which users voluntarily provide content submissions or comments or otherwise participate in interactive online activities.
We may also collect information regarding your activities on NCRP’s Web site, including but not limited to information regarding the navigation paths you take. We may also collect user population, demographic information, traffic patterns and other information about the online activities of our users on an aggregate basis.
We will not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from or accept any information by anyone children under the age of 16. The Site is not available to or intended for use by users under the age of 16. By using the Site and Service, you represent and warrant that you are 16 or older. If it comes to our attention that personal information of anyone under the age of 16 has been collected, used or disclosed via the Site, we will immediately delete such information and prevent its subsequent use. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you believe we are in possession of personal information of someone under the age of 18.
USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
NCRP collects and uses the personal information you provide for the specific purposes for which you provide it, such as processing your on-line registration, sending you information you have requested, and allowing you to participate in activities or provide content submissions.
We also collect and use information to notify you about our new and existing content, events, or services, to inform you about NCRP, its activities, programs, and missions, and to solicit your support of NCRP after you opt-in to receive our electronic newsletter and alerts. If you no longer wish to receive such information about NCRP and its programs, please send your request to have your information removed from our database to email@example.com. You may also unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the “Unsubscribe” link that accompanies each electronic newsletter
NCRP may also share your personal information with third party service providers to whom we outsource certain administrative and other functions, including third party providers of billing services, third party shipping companies, e-mail distribution outsources and market analysis vendors.
Aggregate information on our users’ demographics, interests, and behavior may be compiled, and analyzed by NCRP to improve functionality and user experience. We may also disclose our users’ personally identifiable information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing such information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with NCRP’s rights or property, other users of NCRP’s Web site, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. We may also disclose your personally identifiable information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or for administrative and other purposes that we deem necessary to maintain, service, and improve NCRP’s Web site. This description of our use of your personally identifiable information is not exclusive.
You may opt to receive newsletters and other materials from time to time containing information that we think may be of interest to you. If you later decide you do not wish to receive any further materials from us, please send your request to have your information removed from our database to firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also unsubscribe at anytime using the “Unsubscribe” link that accompanies each electronic newsletter. Please be aware that we may contact you for administrative purposes, to notify you about important changes to the Site or to respond to your inquiries, even if you unsubscribe from our mail list.
Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings to prevent it. However, if you choose to disable our cookies, you may not be able to use certain features of www.ncrp.org
In some cases we may also track or collect information about your use of www.ncrp.org by small, 1-pixel gifs (Web bugs), the numeric address assigned to the computer you are using (your IP address) or by the URLs that you come from or leave to. These methods allow us to analyze trends across www.ncrp.org, such as which of our Web pages are most popular and to track your behavior on www.ncrp.org, such as which articles you choose to read. We also use this information to resolve server problems and to administer
ACCESSING AND CORRECTING YOUR INFORMATION
If you would like to access, update, correct, or request the removal of the personal information you have provided to us, please contact email@example.com.
LINKS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS
MODIFICATIONS TO THE POLICY
SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Users in the European Union should be aware that their data will be transferred to the United States and that the European Commission has not found United States law to adequately protect the rights of data subjects. Users in the European Union who believe their data has been misused have the right to lodge a complaint with their Member State’s supervisory authority.
Questions or suggestions should be directed to info@NCRP.org.