Beverly Hills Heritage's Privacy Statement Overview

Thank you for visiting the Beverly Hills Heritage website and reviewing our privacy policy. Beverly Hills Heritage does not collect personal information about visitors to our website unless you choose to provide that information to us. Beverly Hills Heritage will use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested. This privacy policy applies to the online activities of Beverly Hills Heritage.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

If you visit our website, we automatically gather and store the following information about your visit so that we can track the use of our website in order to make improvements. This information is stored and used in the aggregate only, and is not used to contact you personally:

  • The IP address from which you access our Website

  • The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account)

  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our Website

  • The date and time you access our site

  • The pages, files, documents and links that you visit

  • The Internet address of the website from which you linked to this Website

Cookies

In addition to information collected automatically, we use cookies, which are small pieces of information sent to your browser by a website that you visit. The cookies do not collect personally identifiable information. Cookies are used to track usage patterns, traffic trends and customer behavior, as well as to record other information from the website. When you register on the website, cookies also allow us to save information so that you will not have to re-enter it the next time you visit. Many content adjustments and customer service improvements are made based on the data derived from cookies. The Beverly Hills Heritage website may use a third-party vendor to place cookies and analyze the information collected by cookies in order to make the website more interesting and useful to you. Information that we collect from cookies will not be used to create profiles of individual users and only will be used in aggregate form.

You may set your browser to refuse cookies from any website that you visit. If you so choose, you may still gain access to most of the Beverly Hills Heritage website, but you may not be able to conduct certain types of transactions (such as shopping) or take advantage of some of the interactive elements offered.

If You Send Us Personal Information

The Beverly Hills Heritage website will only collect personal information which you knowingly and voluntarily provide by, for example, sending emails, completing membership forms, registering for classes, events, or other programs, responding to surveys or ordering merchandise. If you provide us with personal information, we will normally respond to your inquiry, request or order. We may also contact you to provide information about Beverly Hills Heritage activities, programs, membership and development opportunities, products and special events that may interest you. We will never share your name or information outside  Beverly Hills Heritage unless you affirmatively authorize us to do so by opting-in.

When we send you such information by email, you will always have an immediate opportunity to decline further communication. Please use the contact specified in the email so that we can remove you from the list that contains your name. If you are uncertain about whom to contact, you may contact our webmaster at info@beverlyhillsheritage.org.

Beverly Hills Heritage may use outside vendors to provide certain services on our behalf, such as companies who conduct customer satisfaction surveys on our behalf or who process credit card transactions for Beverly Hills Heritage. These third-party vendors will have access to the information needed to perform their functions, but may not use your information for any other purpose. Beverly Hills Heritage may, on occasion, rent or exchange select member name and address information with other well-established charitable, or cultural non-profit organizations. You will be notified of any such sharing and you will be provided an opportunity to opt-out of any such sharing.

Please note that Beverly Hills Heritage may also provide your information to: (1) a Federal, State, or local law enforcement agency if Beverly Hills Heritage becomes aware of a violation or potential violation of law or regulation; (2) a court or party in a court or Federal administrative proceeding if Beverly Hills Heritage is a party or in order to comply with a subpoena; (3) the Department of Justice or in certain legal proceedings when Beverly Hills Heritage, an employee, agent, or director of Beverly Hills Heritage is a party to litigation or has an interest in the litigation and the use of such records is deemed relevant and necessary to the litigation; (4) Beverly Hills Heritage officials, as needed to perform official duties; and (5) any other person or entity as required by law.

Security

Beverly Hills Heritage is committed to ensuring that its IT systems, applications and information technology infrastructure are secured. Beverly Hills Heritage requires credit card processing be secured based on compliance to Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards. When you use your credit card for any purchase at Beverly Hills Heritage’s website, that transaction is always encrypted when traveling over the Internet.

Unauthorized access and/or unauthorized attempts to change information on this website are strictly prohibited and punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

Linking

Within Beverly Hills Heritage’s website there can be links and widgets to non-Beverly Hills Heritage websites. These sites operate independently of Beverly Hills Heritage and have their own privacy policies. When you link to third-party websites, you leave our website and no longer will be subject to our privacy and security policies. Beverly Hills Heritage is not responsible for the privacy or security practices nor the content of non-Beverly Hills Heritage websites, and such links are not intended to be an endorsement of any non-Beverly Hills Heritage website or its content.

Comments

If you have questions about this Privacy Statement, please contact us via email at info@beverlyhillsheritage.org.