Privacy Policy

PRO BONO PARTNERSHIP OF ATLANTA PRIVACY POLICY

Your privacy is of great importance to Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta (“PBP-ATL”). As a user of PBP-ATL’s website (the “Site”), you are valued by PBP-ATL, and we will take appropriate measures to protect the personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) provided by and collected from you on the Site in connection with the functions, facilities, products and services offered on the Site (the “PBP-ATL Services”).

What Information Does PBP-ATL Collect About Site Visitors?

At the Site, we do not collect Personal Information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. PBP-ATL gathers data, such as names, addresses, zip/postal codes, e-mail addresses, etc., only when voluntarily submitted by a visitor. Personal Information that we collect falls in to four primary categories.

Information that Site Visitors Give Us: We may receive and store the information that you enter at our website, provide to us on a “Request for Legal Assistance” page or a “Volunteer Opportunities” page or give to us in any other way. You can always choose not to provide some or all of the information which we request. This information is used solely by PBP-ATL and other entities in furtherance of PBP-ATL’s charitable activities.

Automatic Information: Whenever you interact with PBP-ATL, we receive and store certain types of information. For example, we may use “cookies” to obtain information when your web browser accesses this website. A cookie is an alphanumeric identifier, which we transfer to your computer via your Web browser and store on your computer’s hard drive. On most web browsers you will find a “help” section on the toolbar. Please refer to this section for information on how to receive notification when you are receiving a new cookie, and how to turn cookies off. When you visit our website(s), our server(s) automatically recognize and log information that your browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, date/time of the request, etc. Our server(s) do not recognize your email address unless you logged in and provided it to us. We collect this information, particularly information about your browser, to improve usability.

Email Communications: In order to make the email we send you more helpful and relevant to your interests, we receive and store certain types of information. For instance, if your computer supports this functionality, we may receive a confirmation when you open an email we send you. We may also receive a confirmation when you follow a hyperlink from one of our email messages to our website. If you want to stop receiving email from us, simply hit reply and type “unsubscribe” in the subject field or contact us by email at: info@pbpatl.org.

Does PBP-ATL Share the Information It Receives?

We are not in the business of selling information about our Site visitors. We consider this information to be a vital part of our relationship with you and we treat it with great care and respect. There are, however, certain circumstances in which we may share your data with certain third parties. We will share personally identifiable information with third parties when (i) the person submitting the information authorizes us to share it, or (ii) we are required to by law.

Access to Information About You.

If you desire to review your own personal information, to correct existing information, or to remove your information, please contact PBP-ATL via email at info@pbpatl.org. If you request removal of your personal information, you acknowledge that residual information may continue to reside in PBP-ATL’s records and archives, but PBP-ATL will not use that information for commercial purposes. PBP-ATL reserves the right to maintain your personal information if PBP-ATL has suspended, limited, or terminated your access to our website for violating PBP-ATL Terms of Use.

What Choices Do I Have?

As outlined in this Privacy Policy, you can always choose not to provide information, not to visit this Site, and not to use any PBP-ATL Services; however, doing so may prevent you from making a donation or accessing other valuable features.

Links to Third Party Sites

You may be able to access third-party websites through links available on the Site. You understand and agree that your use of such third-party sites will be governed by the privacy policies of those sites and not by this Privacy Policy. PBP-ATL will not be responsible for the actions of the operators of such third-party websites.

Children

PBP-ATL does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to help enforce our Privacy Policy by instructing their children never to provide information on this Site without their permission.

Terms of Use, Notices, and Revisions

If you choose to visit the Site, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use Agreement, including limitations on damages and application of the law of the State of Georgia. If you have a concern about privacy at the Site, please send an email with a detailed description of your concern to info@pbpatl.org and we will try to resolve it. Our activities and Site change constantly. The Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy may change also. Our use of information that we receive and store is subject to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use in effect at the time of our use of such information. If we decided to change our Privacy Policy, we will post the revised Privacy Policy on the Site.