We at Greater Public are committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to both our websites and our membership program.

Greater Public Privacy and Use Policy

Greater Public has created this privacy policy to explain why we collect particular information and how we will protect your personal privacy within our website. The following discloses our information-gathering and dissemination practices for the website located at the URL greaterpublic.org. In order to fully understand your rights we encourage you to read this privacy policy as well as our terms of use. Greater Public reserves the right at any time and without notice to change this privacy policy simply by posting such changes on our website. Any such change will be effective immediately upon posting. Questions regarding this statement should be directed to Greater Public by contacting us. Please reference this privacy policy in your subject line.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from Greater Public members when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form. When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, email address, mailing address or phone number. Much of our content is only available to Greater Public members. You may, however, visit the public portions of our website anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To improve our website – we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To improve customer service – your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To send periodic emails – the email address you provide will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to Greater Public and its services.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

Greater Public does not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.

Third Party Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Underage Users

Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older. If you are under 13 years of age, do not send us any information about yourself, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. If we discover that we have collected any personally identifying information from a child under the age of 13, we will remove that information from our records as soon as possible.

Indemnification

By using this website, users agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Greater Public and its respective employees, agents and assigns from and against any and all losses, claims, damages, costs, and expenses that may arise from use of the site, and/or from user breach of these policies. Greater Public reserves the right to participate in the investigation, settlement, and defense of any such action or claim. Greater Public reserves the right to approve choice of counsel, and any potential settlement of such a claim.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

Greater Public may from time to time change this privacy policy with or without notice, so please check it regularly for any changes or updates. For future reference, Greater Public will make a link to the current privacy policy available to you on your screen when you are on our website. Your use of the site constitutes your agreement to this privacy policy and your assent to any modification thereto. This policy was last modified on December 14, 2010.