Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy for East Bay Animal Rescue and Refuge.

This notice describes our privacy policy ("Notice"). By visiting our Web Sites ("Web Site"), you are accepting the practices described in this Notice.

East Bay Animal Rescue and Refuge (EBARR) has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site

PRIVACY POLICY

EBARR is firmly committed to protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of your Personal Information. We understand your privacy and security concerns regarding the information we collect, use and disclose to third parties for the purpose of allowing us to provide and offer our products and services to you. To notify you about our practices, we have developed this Privacy Policy. Any personally identifiable information collected on this Site is considered Personal Information ("Personal Information") and will be treated in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

COLLECTION, USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

EBARR is committed to protecting the privacy of Internet users who visit EBARR's web sites, located at www.ebarr.org, www.ebarr.com, www.ebarr.net.   
(the "Site and/or Sites").

The information gathered by EBARR from these Sites falls into two categories: (1) information voluntarily supplied by visitors to our Sites and (2) tracking information gathered as visitors navigate through our Sites.

Information Voluntarily Provided by You

When using these Sites, you may choose to provide us with information to help us serve your needs. For example, you may provide us your e-mail address to request information, or you may send us your mailing address so we may send you the material you have requested. Any Personal Information that you send us will be used only for the purpose indicated on the Site or in this policy. We may also use your information to provide you with information about other services and products that are offered by EBARR or our affiliated companies that we think may be of interest to you.

Information Forms
Our sites' information request forms require users to give us contact information (like their name, email, and postal address), unique identifiers (like their social security number), and demographic information (like their zip code, age).

Contact information from the registration forms is used to get in touch with the customer when necessary. This data is necessary for the processing of and the future identification of quotes or purchases and is used solely for that purpose. Information is never given or sold to third parties for the purpose of advertising.
Unique identifiers (such as social security numbers) are collected from Web site visitors for other purposes. This data is necessary for processing and is used solely for that purpose. Information is never given or sold to third parties for the purpose of advertising.
Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. This data may be necessary for processing and is used solely for that purpose. Information is never given or sold to third parties for the purpose of advertising.

Cookies

These Sites may use cookies. Cookies are pieces of information stored by your web browser on behalf of a web site and returned to the web site on request. The only Personal Information a cookie can contain is information you supply. A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive.
If these Sites uses cookies, certain pages of the Site may not function properly if the cookies are turned off. Please consult your web browser's Help documentation for more information about how to turn cookies on and off for your browser. Cookies are placed on your computer, and accordingly we neither store cookies on our computers nor forward them to any external parties.
The information that may be maintained by a cookie is used by EBARR solely to help us manage the Sites, improve features of the Sites and understand usage patterns. This may include such items as: username, the pages visited on the Sites; the date and time of the visit; the internet address of the referring site; the version of browser used; the capabilities of the browser; and the search terms used on our search engines.

Disclosure or Use of Personal Information

We will not exchange or sell or otherwise distribute your Personal Information without your consent, except to the extent required by law, in accordance with your instructions, or as identified in this privacy policy:

Service Providers. We sometimes contract with other companies and individuals to perform functions or services on our behalf, such as hosting these Sites, sending e-mail messages and making phone calls on our behalf. They may have access to Personal Information, such as addresses, needed to perform their functions, but are restricted from using it for purposes other than providing services for EBARR.

Legal Matters

EBARR may preserve and has the right to disclose without your prior permission any information about you or your use of these Sites if EBARR has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) Protect and defend the rights, property or safety of EBARR or its affiliates, employees, other users of these Sites, or the public; (b) Enforce the terms and conditions that apply to use of these sites, or (c) Respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third-parties. We may also disclose information as we deem necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.

External Links

EBARR includes links to other websites whose privacy policies we do not control. Once you leave our servers (you can tell where you are by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours. If you can't find the privacy policy of any of these sites via a link from the site's homepage, you should contact the site directly for more information.

Information Storage and Security

Information collected through these Sites is processed and stored in the United States. If you are located outside the United States, by providing information to EBARR through the use of the Sites you are consenting to the transfer of the information to the United States for processing in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We have in place physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the Personal Information we collect, use, and maintain. However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. We ask that you do your part by maintaining in strict confidence any computer passwords you use to access the Internet or these Sites.

EBARR is Not Interested in Minors

You must be at least 18 years old and possess the legal authority to form legally binding contracts under applicable law to use these Sites and the services provided on it. EBARR does not knowingly collect Personal Information from those under the age of 18. In an instance where such information was collected, it would be purely accidental and unintentional. EBARR encourages parents to discuss the Internet with their children and monitor Personal Information that a child may provide via the Internet.

Policy Updates

This privacy policy was last updated on March 1, 2016. We may update this privacy policy from time to time. When we do so, changes in our privacy policy will be effective immediately. If you are a regular visitor to these Sites, we recommend that you check this privacy policy on a regular basis.

Contact Information

1) Privacy Policy Questions regarding this Privacy Policy should be directed to info@ebarr.org or by contacting EBARR at:

East Bay Animal Rescue and Refuge
Attn: Privacy Official
970 Detroit Avenue, Suite F
Concord, CA 94518
(925)
info@ebarr.org

Opting Out
At any time while assessing our site(s), any user while online may "opt-out" of further e-mail contact from us (while still allowing access to our site). For further information about opting-out, contact us at the e-mail address, postal address or telephone number stated above.

Use of Materials
The right to download and store or output the materials in our sites is granted for the users' personal use only, and materials may not be reproduced in any edited form. Any other reproduction, transmission, performance, display or editing of these materials by any means mechanical or electronic without the express written permission of us is strictly prohibited. Users wishing to obtain permission to reprint or reproduce any materials appearing on this site may contact us at info@ebarr.org. Please review the full Terms of Use Agreement below pertaining to use of our site.

Terms of Use

As a visitor of East Bay Animal Rescue and Refuge ("EBARR"), your use of the EBARR's websites and the information and materials provided herein are subject to the terms set forth below. Please read all of the terms carefully. By using these websites and the accompanying materials you agree to the following terms for this use and any subsequent use.

Property of EBARR. EBARR retains title to and ownership of all information, materials, data, forms, and intellectual property provided on these websites (collectively, the "Material"), including, without limitations, all copyright, trade secret, and other proprietary rights in the Material. You agree not to remove from the Material any copyright notice, trademark notice, or other notice on the Material.

Use. EBARR is granting to you a license to use the Material solely for your internal use. You may not reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute any Material, except that you may make copies of the Material to use for internal purposes. In no event shall you create any derivative works of any Material.

Confidentiality. You agree that the Material contains confidential and proprietary information of EBARR and that you will use your best efforts to prevent and protect the contents of the Material from unauthorized disclosure or use. In addition, only your employees who have agreed in writing not to disclose confidential information of third parties may receive the Material.

Termination. In the event you violate any of the terms contained herein, your right to use the Material terminates. Upon such termination, you are either to return all such Material to EBARR or destroy the Material, whichever EBARR requests.

Disclaimer. The material is provided "As Is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchant ability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement, or warranties arising out of a course of dealing or industry practice. EBARR assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in this material.

Limitation of Liability. In no event shall EBARR be liable for any actual, special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with any use or performance of the material contained on these websites. EBARR's provision of this material is in consideration of this limitation of liability.

No Assignment. You may not assign your rights and obligations to any third party hereunder without the prior written consent of EBARR. For purposes herein, a transfer of a majority of your assets or any change in your control, is considered an assignment.

Miscellaneous. These terms shall be governed by the laws of California without regard to its conflict of law rules. You consent to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in the County of Contra Costa, California. If any provision stated herein is held void or unenforceable, such provision will be treated as severable, leaving valid the remainder of the terms.

If you do not agree to the foregoing terms, do not use the information on these sites. By viewing our forms and information, you are acknowledging that you have read all of the foregoing terms and agree to be bound by such terms when you use EBARR's websites and Material.