Privacy policy

Privacy Statement for European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York

Effective May 1, 2016

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you a powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy describes how The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York website collects, uses and discloses information you provide to us through our website at www.eaccny.com (the “Site”).

PLEASE REVIEW THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY. By using the Site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. By using the Site, you accept the terms of this Statement and the Site Terms and Conditions and consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your information as described in this Statement. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY PART OF THIS STATEMENT OR OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS, THEN PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SITE.

Collection of your Personal Information

We collect information that you provide when you use the Site. This information can include personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York when you use the Site. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York for the operation of the Site, to maintain quality of the Site, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York and The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  family of Web sites.

Use of Cookies

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  pages, or register with the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  site or services, a cookie helps the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  services or Web sites you visit.

Use of your Personal Information

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York collects and uses your personal information to operate the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York Web site and deliver the services you have requested. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  and its affiliates. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Sharing of your Personal Information

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York, in order to determine what The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York may transfer information, including your personal information, in connection with a merger, sale, acquisition or other change of ownership or control by or of us or any affiliated company (in each case whether in whole or in part).

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York  or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York, or the public.

Security of your Personal Information

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York uses industry standard security measures designed to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. However, the security of information transmitted through the Internet can never be guaranteed. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York is not responsible for any interception or interruption of any communications through the internet or for changes to or losses of data. Users of the Site are responsible for maintaining the security of any password, user ID or other form of authentication involved in obtaining access to password protected or secure areas of the Site. In order to protect you and your data, The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York may suspend your use of the Site without notice if any breach of security is suspected. Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of the Site are restricted to authorized users only. Unauthorized access to such areas is prohibited and may lead to criminal prosecution.

Miscellaneous

Children

We do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from any person under the age of thirteen. No parts of our Services are directed to or designed to attract anyone under the age of thirteen.

Do Not Track

The Site does not support Do Not Track with respect to the Services at this time. Do Not Track (DNT) is a privacy preference that you can set in your web browser to indicate that you do not want certain information about your webpage visits collected across websites when you have not interacted with that service on the page. For all the details, including how to turn on Do Not Track, visit donottrack.us.

Changes to this Statement

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. We will post changes to this web page. The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York is protecting your information. Your continued use of the Site after the effective date of any amendment constitutes your acceptance of the amended Statement. The amended Statement supersedes all previous versions.

Contact Information

The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York has not adhered to this Statement, please contact The European-American Chamber of Commerce, New York at admin@eaccny.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.