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1. Our Policy
2. Personal Information Collected
We maintain this Web site for informational purposes and in order to facilitate your interaction with CGPS. At our site, we only collect personally identifiable data when voluntarily and knowingly submitted by a visitor. For example, you may need to provide us with your personal information if you choose to complete online forms, applications, and surveys on the site. Additionally, you may choose to send us personally identifying information in an e-mail containing a question or comment. We use personal information from e-mails primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your e-mail to other employees who are better able to answer your questions. We may also use your e-mail to contact you in the future.
3. Use of Information
We do not disclose any of your personal information to anyone, other than to our affiliates, except as permitted by law, such as to our attorneys, and certain service providers, such as third-party Web site hosts. We will only release information about you if you direct us to do so, if compelled to do so by law, or in connection with any government or self-regulatory organization request or investigation. We may also disclose information that you provide to us to companies that perform marketing services on our behalf. If such a disclosure is made, we will require such third parties to treat your private information with confidentiality.
4. Collection of Non-Personal Information
Cookies also help us to diagnose problems with our server. We use cookie technology only to compile aggregate data about your visits to our site and not to obtain personal information. We may use this information to collect demographic information and develop statistics about our user base. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to block all cookies from being loaded onto your computer or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. Please be aware, however, that refusing cookies can affect the performance of Web sites and cause some parts of our site to not function properly. Disabling cookies will not completely disable automatic data collection as the Web server collects other information of technical nature sent by browsers.
5. Sharing Aggregating Data
We are concerned with the safety and security of your sessions on our Web site, the information you provide us online, and any transactions you conduct with us online. We have implemented and maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards consistent with industry standard protocol to help guard your non-public personal information, including to protect against the loss, misuse, interception, access, and alteration of information you send us. We restrict access to non-public personal information about you to those of our employees and our agents who need to know the information to enable us to provide our services to you and we emphasize to them the importance of maintaining the security, confidentiality, and integrity of your personal information.
7. Use of the CGPS Parent, Faculty, and Alumni Online Directories
These password-protected directories are for official school, parent, and alumni use and also for individual communication of a personal nature between members listed herein. Use of this directory for any other purpose, including, but not limited to, reproducing and storing in a retrieval system by any means, electronic or mechanical, photocopying, or using the addresses (electronic or otherwise) or other information in these directories for any commercial, political, or advocacy mailing is strictly prohibited and is in direct violation of copyright and constitutes misappropriation of corporate property. Such unauthorized use may also violate the rights of privacy and/or publicity of individuals listed herein and may constitute interference with contractual relationships related to these publications.
This Web site contains hyperlinks or links to other sites, and other sites may link to this site. Web sites linking to and from this site may have different privacy practices from the ones described here. We are not responsible for the data collection, privacy, and information sharing polices and procedures or the content of such Web sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site. We are not responsible for, and exercise no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other sites. Creating a text link from another Web site to the site does not require our permission.
9. Intellectual Property and Proprietary Rights
The Site is protected by one or more copyrights, patents, database rights, trademarks, service marks and/or other intellectual property and proprietary rights that are owned by CGPS, its affiliates and/or third parties. You may not decompose, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise deconstruct all or any portion of the site. You may not publish, broadcast, retransmit, reproduce, repackage, frame, commercially exploit, create any derivative of or otherwise redistribute all or any portion of the site except as explicitly permitted in the Agreement. You may print copies of any accessible portion of the site only for your own personal use. You may not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notice or legend contained on or printed from the Web site.
10. Representations and Warranties
You represent and warrant that you have full authority and all rights necessary to enter into and fully perform all of your obligations pursuant to the agreement, you have not and you will not enter into any agreement or perform any act which might contravene the purposes and/or effects of the agreement, and you will not delete any Web site content.
11. Technological Problems and Their Impact
CGPS is not liable for any technological problems and any impact that they may have. All or any portion of the site may not be available and may not function properly at any time. We make reasonable efforts to avoid technological problems, but at any time the site may have and may cause technological problems such as viruses and other damaging computer programming routines or engines. We take reasonable security precautions when using the Internet, telephone, or other means to transport data or other communications, but we disclaim liability for any interception of data or communications. We make reasonable efforts to ensure that the site is secure, but we do not guarantee the security of the site. We are not liable for any damage or injury caused by the performance or failure of performance of all or any portion of the Site. We are not liable for any defects, delays, or errors in or resulting from your use of the site.
12. Disclaimer of Warranties
CGPS disclaims all warranties with respect to the site that the law allows it to disclaim. The site is provided as is and as available. We disclaim all representations and warranties, express or implied, of any kind with respect to the site including warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of intellectual property and proprietary rights. Without limiting our general disclaimer, we do not warrant the availability, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, functionality, reliability, sequencing, or speed of delivery of the site or any part of the content.
13. Limitation of Liability
CGPS liability with respect to the site is limited to the maximum extent permitted by law. In no event will we or any of our affiliates, agents, or employees be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages however caused arising out of this agreement, the site, or the inability to use the site. Our liability is limited even if we have been advised of the possibility of the damages that you suffer or if any remedy you have fails of its essential purpose. Under all circumstances, the maximum liability of CGPS, its agents and employees to any user of the site with respect to the site is $100. This disclaimer of liability applies to any and all damages or injury, including those caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of or use of any asset, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence or under any other cause of action.
You will be responsible for any liability to CGPS that arises out of your breach of the agreement or your use of the site. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless CGPS and its affiliates, agents, employees and third party sources from and against any and all suits, losses, claims, demands, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys fees, that arise from or relate to your use of the site, your breach of the agreement or any representation, warranty, or covenant made by you in the agreement, your violation of any applicable law, statute, ordinance, regulation or of any third party's rights, or claims asserted by third parties which, if proven, would place you in breach of representations, warranties, covenants or other provisions contained in the agreement.
15. General Conditions
If any provision of the agreement is found invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent possible and the remaining provisions of the agreement shall remain in full force and effect. The agreement constitutes the entire understanding, and supersedes all other understandings between you and CGPS concerning the subject matter hereof.
16. Questions About Our Policies
If you have any questions about this agreement, the practices of the site, or your dealings with the site, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.