Privacy Policy

BrooksChamber.ab.ca – Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce Policy Statement

Legal Notice

All the information and material contained in this web site is subject to copyright which is owned by Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce or by Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce “Affiliates”. Users of this site may download information for their own reference, but no part of this site may be copied, reproduced, adapted or transmitted in any form by any process for any commercial purpose without the prior written consent of Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce.

This site has been established by Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce for information purposes only, with respect to the Southern Alberta Region to provide its customers information about Southwest Alberta, and the venues, facilities and services Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce and Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce Affiliates can provide. The information is intended for general use only and nothing on this site constitutes an offer to enter into a legally binding contract.

Privacy Policy

Commitment to Privacy

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal information is important to Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce and to the way we conduct our business in compliance with laws on privacy and data protection in the areas in which we operate. This Privacy Policy will help you understand the nature of the personal information collected by Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce, how the information is used and with whom the information may be shared.

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time by updating this posting. Please check this Privacy Policy periodically for changes. Your continued use of this site following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will mean you accept those changes.

Information Collected by "cookies"

Like most major websites, we use cookies for some aspects of measurement of use and quality of performance of our site, particularly the way search pages are delivered.

Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce engages third party information management service providers to help maintain efficient operations and improve delivery to the user. Because such information management service providers may access our systems, such information management service providers may have access to your information. 

Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce does not transfer or relinquish ownership of information maintained about you within Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce systems and databases to such information management service providers but requires these information management service providers to sign confidentiality agreements to keep all confidential information and other proprietary information found in our systems confidential. (TRUE)

Personally Identifiable Information

Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to share general demographic information with advertisers or potential advertisers; however, profiles of individual users are not shared, unless users expressly request information from our members or request information from our site.

However, by providing personal information to Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce, you acknowledge that you expressly consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your personal information pursuant to this Privacy Policy.

If you are under 18, be sure to obtain your parent's or guardian's permission before you send any information about yourself (your name, address, e-mail address, etc.) to us or anyone else over the Internet. We encourage parents to get involved with their children's online usage and to be aware of the activities in which they are participating.

Use of Personal Information

When you supply information about yourself for a specific purpose, we use the information for only that purpose (such as to provide the service or information you have requested). For example, you may be asked to give us individual information to receive information. We may store your personal information and comments for future use and reference in order to maintain an appropriate record of our relationship with you. If there are legal requirements relating to the period of time which we must retain your personal information, we will comply with those requirements.

Disclosure of Personal Information

Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce may share any of your personal information with Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce Affiliates or external suppliers, but only to fulfill the purposes of use as described above. Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce will not sell or provide your personal information to any other party, unless you provide us with explicit permission to do so or unless we are compelled by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to conform to law or to legal process served on Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce.

Newsletter

The person subscribing to the Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce Newsletter (the “Newsletter”) agrees to the following:

1. By filling out the subscription form the reader (you) agree to receive via email and/or other electronic forms of communication a Newsletter from Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce that entails updates, articles, pictures, surveys, links to blogs, social networks and photo galleries periodically.

2. The subscriber to the Newsletter may view, reproduce or store copies of articles comprising the journal on condition the articles are used only for their personal, non-commercial use. Specific written consent must be given by Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce prior to any commercial use.

Linked Sites

These privacy policies refer to areas and services offered by Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce at the domain (web address) www.BrooksChamber.ab.ca.  Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce linked sites may post their own privacy policies. Users are encouraged to take the time to familiarize themselves with the privacy policies of websites outside the Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce site.

Questions?

If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or any of Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce’s use of your information, please contact Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce at info@lethbridgelink.com

Disclaimer

Disclaimer of Endorsement

The information posted on www.BrooksChamber.ab.ca includes hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. This site provides these links and pointers solely for our users' information and convenience. 

When users select a link to an outside website, they are leaving www.BrooksChamber.ab.ca and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website. Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce, which manages BrooksChamber.ab.ca, does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information contained on a linked website. Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce does not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked websites and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services they offer. 

Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked website. Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce is not responsible for transmissions users receive from linked websites. 

If you have any concerns or questions about this privacy policy or the protection of your personal information, please email us at: 

Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce
info@BrooksChamber.ab.ca

If your concerns have not been addressed adequately, you can contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner at (613) 995-8210 ormailto:info@privcom.gc.ca or by postal mail to:

Office of the Privacy Commissioner

112 Kent Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 1H3

View the Government of Alberta’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act.