Privacy Policy

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce and Industry values the privacy of those who visit our Web site and communicate with us online. We think it is important for you to understand when and why we collect personally identifiable information and how we may use it. This Privacy Policy describes our data collection and use policies. We encourage you to read the entire Privacy Policy before providing any personally identifiable information to us.

We collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address, only if you provide this information to us voluntarily. This voluntary information we collect is used to respond to your requests. We do not share, sell or transfer your personal information with third parties, except for authorized law enforcement investigations. We may also use this information to communicate with you to send announcements and other information via e-mail. There will always be a way to opt-out from mailings.

For site management and statistical purposes, we collect information through standard Web logs. These Web logs contain the domain name or IP address from which you connect to our site, the date and time you access the site, search terms, and the pages visited. We make periodic checks of the types of browsers/operating systems used and of the pages from which you direct-link to our site. We regularly delete raw data logs from the system. We create summary statistics from the Web logs in order to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help make the site more useful.

To ensure we are publishing content customers need and want, this website collects aggregated site-visitation statistics using cookies. We do not under normal circumstances track individuals’ use of the site.

When someone visits the site, a cookie is placed on the customer’s machine (if the customer accepts cookies) or is read if the customer has visited the site previously.

Web beacons, also known as clear gif technology, or action tags, assist in delivering the cookie occasionally. This technology tells us how many visitors clicked on key elements (such as links or graphics) on a Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce Web page. We do not use this technology to access your personally identifiable information on grandchamber.org; it is a tool we use to compile aggregated statistics about the grandchamber.org web site usage. We do not share tracking information outside of Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce, and do not allow other companies to place clear gifs on our sites.

If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the grandchamber.org web site, you will be able to view the text on the screens, however you may not experience a personalized visit nor will you be able to subscribe to some of the service offerings on the site.

We will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law, when responding to a lawful court order or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce and Industry;
  • Protect and defend the rights or property of the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce and Industry website;
  • Act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce and Industry website, or the public.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post changes on this page so that you are always aware of the information we collect and how we use it.

Our Site contains links to other Web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another Web site for which we have no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on all such sites as their policies may be different than ours.

If you have any questions about this privacy policy you may contact us via e-mail at: Sandy (at) grandchamber.org. Please reference our Privacy Policy in the subject line. You may also contact us at our postal address: 11Conti Parkway – Elmwood Park, IL 60707.

Copyright

© Copyright 2004-2014 The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce. All rights reserved.

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce is the copyright owner of everything on this site and no portion of it may be used in any manner, or for any purpose, without the express written permission of The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce, except as provided for herein. Without in any way waiving any of the foregoing rights, you may download one copy of the material on this site for your personal, noncommercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices. Modification or use of the material on this site for any other purpose violates the legal rights of The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce.

Terms of Service

By using our services in any matter whatsoever, you agree to the following terms and conditions:

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce will never sell or give away your email address or other personal information from any The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce database to third parties. Your email address is considered contact information for any host names you register. The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce will only provide this information on request to proper authorities and / or under a legitimate court order.

Net Abuse Policy

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce feels that spam in any form, including but not limited to, unsolicited commercial email, IRC messages and newsgroup and parasite blog postings is a serious abuse of the network and will not tolerate the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce’s good name being used in such a way. If you choose to abuse the network or defame Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce in any way, your account may be deleted immediately without refund and appropriate legal action may follow from The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce, your ISP and/or any other related parties.

Legal

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce various services may only be used for lawful purposes. Any use of these services which violates any local, state, provincial, federal, or international laws which may apply to The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce, your local jurisdiction, or any jurisdiction that you or your site may be subject to is strictly prohibited.

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce from any and all liability, penalties, losses, damages, costs, expenses, attorneys’ fees, causes of action or claims caused by or resulting directly and/or indirectly from your use of the service which damages either you, The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce, or any other party or parties without limitation or exception. This indemnification and hold harmless agreement extends to all issues associated with your account with The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce or use of our services.

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to refuse or discontinue service to anyone at our sole discretion. We may deny you access to all or part of our services without notice if you engage in any conduct or activities that The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce in its sole discretion believes violates any of the terms and conditions contained herein. The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce shall have no responsibility to notify any third-party providers of services, merchandise, or information, nor any responsibility for any consequences resulting from such discontinuance or lack of notification.

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce makes no warranties or representations of any kind for the services being offered. The service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, non-infringement, or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. No advice or information given by The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce or its agents or employees shall create a warranty.

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce provides no warranty that the service will be uninterrupted or error-free. We assume no liability, expressed or implied, for any downtime or loss of service for any reason.

If you are dissatisfied with the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce or any of its terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce services.

The Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to monitor any and all communications through or with our facilities. You agree that the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce is not considered a “secure communications medium” for the purposes of the ECPA, and that no expectation of privacy is afforded.

You agree to adhere to these system policies as published online along with any documents specifically linked with that document and/or mentioned as part of system policy, privacy policy, general policies, including restrictions on services available with each account type, restrictions on certain features, and all other policies designed to protect and enhance the quality and reliability of service at Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce. You agree to abide by any and all future Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce decisions regarding the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce service offerings and related services.

We do not allow adult (X-rated) sites or content.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES. SOME LINKS MAY LET YOU LEAVE THE GRAND CORRIDOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SITE. THE LINKED SITES MAY NOT BE UNDER THE CONTROL OF THE GRAND CORRIDOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SITE AND THE GRAND CORRIDOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SITE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENTS OF ANY LINKED SITE OR ANY LINK CONTAINED IN A LINKED SITE, OR ANY CHANGES OR UPDATES TO SUCH SITES. THE GRAND CORRIDOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SITE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WEBCASTING OR ANY OTHER FORM OF TRANSMISSION RECEIVED FROM ANY LINKED SITE. THE GRAND CORRIDOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SITE IS PROVIDING THESE LINKS TO YOU ONLY AS A CONVENIENCE, AND THE INCLUSION OF ANY LINK DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT BY THE GRAND CORRIDOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SITE OF THE SITE.