Thank you for visiting our website. The Ethical Society of St. Louis values your privacy. For this reason, we have established policies concerning the gathering and dissemination of data and information on this website and to inform you of choices you can make to safeguard your online privacy.
Website Statistics Gathering
We maintain this website as a service to our members and visitors. Like many websites, this one utilizes Plausible‘s software to gather information, such as your anonymized IP address, browser type, hits on particular pages, and other general traffic information to help us make this site better for our users. You remain anonymous since this information is not linked to any of your personally identifiable information and your IP address is also anonymized.
Information We Collect
We do not request any personally identifying information to allow use of this web site.
We collect personally identifiable information, like names, postal addresses, email addresses, etc., only when voluntarily submitted by our visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill your specific request and only that request, unless you give us permission to use it in another manner, for example, to add you to one of our mailing lists.
Embedded Content From Other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Third-Party Data Collection
For the protection of our members and website visitors, we make every effort to ensure that our business partners enforce safe Internet policies. However, only you can judge whether or not you feel comfortable on any website.
We use PayPal for online payment processing, which is done totally on the PayPal website. We don’t have access to your credit card information and only receive the information necessary to process the service you requested, such as your name and address, which is used for internal purposes only to process the services your requested.
Ethical Society of St. Louis is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online in public places – for example, in a blog post or comment, on our Facebook pages, or other social networking sites – that information can be collected and used by others external to the Ethical Society of St. Louis. By disclosing personal information publicly online, you may make that information available to others who may use it to send you unsolicited messages or for other purposes you may not desire or intend.
Commitment to Privacy
Your personally identifiable information is kept secure. We will not share your personal information with third parties, unless required by law, such as in criminal investigations. You can opt out of all emails and newsletters from this site.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”)
The Ethical Society of St. Louis respects the intellectual property rights of others. Per the DMCA, The Ethical Society of St. Louis will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement on the Site if submitted to The Ethical Society of St. Louis’s Copyright Agent as described below. Upon receipt of a notice alleging copyright infringement, The Ethical Society of St. Louis will take whatever action it deems appropriate within its sole discretion, including removal of the allegedly infringing materials and termination of access for repeat infringers of copyright protected content.
If you believe that your intellectual property rights have been violated by The Ethical Society of St. Louis or by a third party who has uploaded materials to our website, please provide the following information to the designated Copyright Agent listed below:
- A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
An address, telephone number, and email address where we can contact you and, if different, an email address where the alleged infringing party, if not [My Business Name], can contact you;
- A statement that you have a good-faith belief that the use is not authorized by the copyright owner or other intellectual property rights owner, by its agent, or by law;
- A statement by you under penalty of perjury that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on the owner’s behalf;
- Your electronic or physical signature.
The Ethical Society of St. Louis may request additional information before removing any allegedly infringing material. In the event The Ethical Society of St. Louis removes the allegedly infringing materials, The Ethical Society of St. Louis will immediately notify the person responsible for posting such materials that The Ethical Society of St. Louis removed or disabled access to the materials. The Ethical Society of St. Louis may also provide the responsible person with your email address so that the person may respond to your allegations.
Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. 512(c). The Ethical Society of St. Louis designated Copyright Agent is:
Registration Number: DMCA-1044997