Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy 

Effective Date: July 10th 2024 

Barrington Township Republican Organization

Introduction 

The Barrington Township Republican Organization is committed to protecting your privacy.  This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your personal information. 

Information We Collect 

  1. a) Personal Information: 

When provided voluntarily by individuals, we may collect personal information such as names, addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers. 

  1. b) Non-Personal Information: 

For statistical purposes, we may also collect non-personal information such as browser type, operating system, and IP address.

 

How We Use Your Information 

We may use the collected information for purposes, including but not limited  to: 

  1. a) Providing and personalizing our services. 
  2. b) Sending periodic emails related to your orders or inquiries. 
  3. c) Sending periodic texts about Barrington Township Republican Organization events

Disclosure of Information 

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third  parties without your consent, except as set forth in this Privacy Policy. 

  1. a) Third-Party Service Providers: 

We may share information with third-party service providers who assist us in  operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you. 

  1. b) Legal Compliance: 

We may disclose information when required by law or in response to lawful  requests by public authorities. 

Data disclosure laws vary between countries, and even within countries, they  can be subject to federal, state/provincial, and local regulations. In the United States  and Canada, data disclosure laws encompass a combination of federal and provincial/ state regulations. I'll provide you with a brief overview of the major federal laws in  both countries. 

United States: 

Federal Trade Commission Act (FTC Act): 

  • Overview: The FTC Act broadly prohibits unfair and deceptive practices in  commerce, including the unauthorized disclosure of personal information. 
  • Enforcement: The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) enforces the FTC Act.

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA): 

  • Overview: Primarily applicable to financial institutions, GLBA requires these  institutions to protect the privacy and security of consumer financial  information. 
  • Enforcement: Various federal agencies, including the FTC, have enforcement  authority. 

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA): 

  • Overview: Applies to protected health information held by covered entities and  their business associates. It sets standards for the privacy and security of health  information. 
  • Enforcement: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is  responsible for enforcing HIPAA. 

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA): 

  • Overview: COPPA regulates the online collection of personal information from  children under 13. It requires obtaining parental consent. 
  • Enforcement: The FTC enforces COPPA. 

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA): 

  • Overview: State-level legislation granting California residents specific privacy  rights and imposing obligations on businesses handling their personal  information. 
  • Enforcement: The California Attorney General can enforce the CCPA.

Cookies and Tracking Technologies 

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Your Choices 

You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information. To do  so, please contact us at [email protected]