Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement

Pivot Legal Society is committed to protecting the privacy of those who engage with us online.

This Privacy Statement explains what personal information will be collected by Pivot when you use our online services, how the information will be used, and how you can control the collection, correction, and/or deletion of information.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy does not apply to information that you provide to Pivot through other means (such as by mail or at an event) or from other sources[dB1] .

Collection of information

Pivot does not collect personally identifiable information from individuals through the website unless the information is provided voluntarily and knowingly.

While Pivot does not systematically collect any information about the identity of individuals visiting www.pivotlegal.org we do use Google Analytics to collect aggregate data related to website traffic. This tool allows us to collects the information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including cookies and your IP address. The use of such information is governed by Google’s Privacy Policy.

If you correspond with us directly by email, we may retain the content of your email messages, your email address and our responses. We may also retain any messages you send through the pivotlegal.org website and any information provided in user content you post to pivotlegal.org.

If you sign up to Pivot’s email list, you will be asked to provide your first and last name, along with a valid email address. You can unsubscribe from this list at any time. Your email address will never be shared or traded with another organization..

If you donate or purchase event tickets through Pivot’s website, you will be asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. That information will be stored securely and will never be shared or traded with another organization.

Third Parties

Pivot uses the NationBuilder platform to organize our community of supporters and to manage online donations, email lists and event registration. You can read more about that company and its features and polices at NationBuilder.com.

When you visit pivotlegal.org, NationBuilder, may send one or more cookies - a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters - to your computer. This will lets NationBuilder help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through pivotlegal.org. A cookie does not collect personal information about you. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site and can be removed by following your web browser’s directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of pivotlegal.org may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled. You can read more about how the NationBuilder service interacts with and protects your information at nationbuilder.com/privacy and nationbuilder.com/confidentiality.

Pivot provides links to a variety of third-party websites, payment portals and social media platforms. Pivot is not responsible for, and does not have any control over, the privacy practices or the content of such third parties. We encourage users to read and regularly review the privacy policies of any website visited.

Protection and security

To protect your privacy and security, Pivots take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your account. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to your email communications from Pivot, at all times. 

Information received by Pivot from our online visitors is kept secure as possible against unauthorized access and use. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Pivot or guarantee that your information on the service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. Your privacy settings may be affected by changes to the functionality of third-party providers, such as social networks. Pivot is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third-party.

Pivot will not rent or sell your personally identifiable information to others. Except as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy, Pivot will not disclose personal information to any third party unless required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law, comply with legal process served on us or our affiliates, or investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activities; (b) to enforce this policy, take precautions against liability, to investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations, to assist government enforcement agencies, or to protect the security or integrity of our site; and (c) to exercise or protect the rights,  property, or personal safety of pivotlegal.org, our users or others.

Questions?

Users can correct, update, or delete any personal or profile information they have submitted to Pivot through their profile settings or by sending an email requesting changes to getinvolved@pivotlegal.org.

 

If at any time you would like to access, correct or add to your personal information that we maintain, make a complaint regarding the management of your personal information, or be removed from any of our mailing or call lists, please contact Pivot’s Privacy Officer at 

Questions?

Users can correct, update, or delete any personal or profile information they have submitted to Pivot through their profile settings or by sending an email requesting changes to getinvolved@pivotlegal.org

Any changes to Pivot’s privacy policy will be posted and explained here as soon as they go into effect.