Safe Harbor Certification
In light of the digital nature of the CNT Apps Competition, the Center for Neighborhood Technology complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. CNT Apps Competition has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. For more information about the Safe Harbor program, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.
Collected Information and Use
If you desire to participate, you will be required to become a registered user, and to submit certain personally identifiable information to The CNT Apps Competition (“Personally Identifiable Information”). Personally Identifiable Information may include your name, email address, password, and your location. Personally Identifiable Information will not be publicly displayed on the Site unless you give us permission to display specific information (such as your full name). Your email address will never be publicly displayed.
The CNT Apps Competition, or a third party service provider that does not have access to your Personally Identifiable Information, may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to the Site. Our servers may automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a The CNT Apps Competition website. These server logs may include information such as the page(s) you visited, your Internet Protocol address, The CNT Apps Competition cookie information, web browser type, browser language, and the date and time of your request. The CNT Apps Competition uses this traffic data to help diagnose problems with its server(s), analyze trends and administer the Site.
You can set your web browser to refuse all cookies, but some The CNT Apps Competition features and services may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
Sharing your Information
The CNT Apps Competition is not in the business of selling your information. We consider this information to be a vital part of our relationship with you. We will not share your Personally Identifiable Information with third parties except in the following instances:
The CNT Apps Competition may disclose your Personally Identifiable Information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) comply with a legal obligation, (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the CNT Apps Competition, (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Site or the public, or (d) protect against legal liability.
As we develop our business, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, challenges, activities or events may be part of the transferred assets.
Accessing and Modifying Personally Identifiable Information and Communication Preferences
The CNT Apps Competition Personally Identifiable Information provided may not be edited after the competition submission deadline until the conclusion of the challenge, per the rules of each competition. Requests to remove such information from a submission may be made after a challenge is over by emailing us at the address provided.
The CNT Apps Competition is not directed at individuals under eighteen years of age, the Site does not knowingly accept registrations from children under eighteen years of age and we do not intend to collect any Personally Identifiable Information from such individuals. We recommend that minors under the age of eighteen ask their parents for permission before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the Internet.
If you suspect that your child under the age of thirteen has created an submission on the Site, please let us know by e-mailing us.
The CNT Apps Competition is very concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your Personally Identifiable Information. You too, need to strive to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer by signing off once you have finished using a shared computer.
The CNT Apps Competition may keep copies of user information, or other content provided by you, after their removal from the site in archive storage. This archive storage may include past versions of stored items that have since been modified or deleted.
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Important Notice to Non-U.S. Residents
The CNT Apps Competition abides by the principles set forth in the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union member countries and Switzerland. However, it is important to note that the servers that store the Information are operated in the United States or at one of our other data centers located outside the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any Information provided to us may be transferred to the United States. By visiting our Site and/or using our Services, you consent to this transfer.
Under California Civil Code Section 1798.83, California residents who have an established business relationship with us may choose to opt out of our sharing your Personally Identifiable Information with third parties for direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and you have already granted us this permission and (1) you now wish to opt out; or (2) you wish to request certain information regarding our disclosure of your Personally Identifiable Information to third parties for the direct marketing purposes, please contact us as described below.
If you have any questions about this policy or our site in general, please contact Steven C. Philpott, Sr. at firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail at CNT Apps Competition 2125 W. North Avenue Chicago, IL 60647.