This Website is offered and available for non-commercial educational, informational, and charitable purposes to Users subject to the terms herein. By using this Website, You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements contemplated herein. If You do not meet the applicable requirements, You must not access or use the Website.
Accessing the Website and Account Security
You are responsible for:
- Making all arrangements necessary for You to have access to the Website.
If You choose, or are provided with, a username, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, You must treat such information as confidential, and You must not disclose it to any other person or entity.
Information About You
Without limiting the foregong, IPPL has the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing IPPL to disclose the identity or other information of anyone submitting any information on or through the Website. YOU HEREBY WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS IPPL (AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSEES, AND SERVICE PROVIDERS) FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES DURING OR AS A RESULT OF THEIR INVESTIGATIONS AND FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Website and its Licensed Content, features and functionality (including but not limited to all software, text, displays, images, video and audio, and the design, selection and arrangement thereof), are owned by IPPL, its licensors or other providers of such material and are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.
- Your computer may temporarily store copies of such materials incidental to Your accessing and viewing those materials.
- You may store files that are automatically cached by Your Internet browser for display enhancement purposes.
- You may print copies of the Website pages for Your own personal, non-commercial charitable and/or educational use and not for further reproduction, publication, redistribution, or any commercial use.
You must not do any of the following without the permission of IPPL:
- Modify or reformat copies of any materials or Licensed Content available on this Website.
- Use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from the accompanying text.
- Delete or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices from copies of materials from this site, or hold out the Licensed Content or any other materials as Your own.
- Develop Your own materials and hold them out as IPPL’s materials.
If You wish to make any use of material on the Website other than that set out in this section, please address Your request to: [email protected]
The IPPL’s names, logos and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans are trademarks of IPPL or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of IPPL. All other names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans on this Website are the trademarks of their respective owners.
- In any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local or international law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the United States or other countries).
- For the purpose of exploiting, harming or attempting to exploit or harm minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable information or otherwise.
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material, including any “junk mail”, “chain letter” or “spam” or any other similar solicitation.
- To impersonate or attempt to impersonate IPPL, an employee of IPPL, another User or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using e-mail addresses or usernames associated with any of the foregoing).
- To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Website, or which, as determined by us, may harm IPPL or Users of the Website or expose them to liability.
Additionally, You agree not to:
- Use the Website in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the Website or interfere with any other User’s authorized use of the Website, including their ability to engage in real time activities through the Website.
- Use any robot, spider or other automatic device, process or means to access the Website for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on the Website.
- Use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on the Website for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior written consent.
- Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Website.
- Introduce any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.
- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage or disrupt any parts of the Website, the server on which the Website is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Website.
- Attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
- Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website.
Reliance on Information Posted
The information presented on or through the Website is made available for general information and charitable and educational purposes for the Users. While we endeavor to provide accurate and error-free materials, we cannot and do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this information. We also may update the content on this Website from time to time, but the content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date at any given time. We are under no obligation to update such material. Any reliance You place on such information is strictly at Your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by You or any other visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
Other Terms and Conditions
Linking to the Website
You may link to our homepage, provided You do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our prior written consent.
You must not:
- Establish a link from any website that is not owned by You.
- Cause the Website or portions of it to be displayed, or appear to be displayed by, for example, framing, deep linking or in-line linking, on any other site.
- Link to any part of the Website other than the homepage.
You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to cease. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
We may disable any links at any time without notice in our discretion.
Links from the Website to Third Party Websites and Resources
This Website includes links to content provided by third parties. Such third party content may include materials provided by other Users, third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators and/or reporting services. These links are provided for Your convenience only. The third-party sites and resources may include advertisements, including banner advertisements and sponsored links. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these third-party materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by IPPL, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing such third-party content. Such content does not necessarily reflect the opinions of IPPL.
We have no control over the contents of such third-party sites or resources, and are not responsible for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from Your use of them. If You decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Website, You do so entirely at Your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.
Compliance with Local Laws
The owners of the Website are based in the state of South Carolina in the United States. We provide this Website for use by persons globally, as permitted by the application juridiction where the User is subject. Access to the Website may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If You access the Website from outside the United States, You do so on Your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Disclaimer of Warranties
You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Internet or the Website will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy Your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO IT.
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY MATERIALS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE WEBSITE, ITS LICENSED CONTENT AND ANY OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER IPPL NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH IPPL MAKE ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT OR ANY OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER IPPL NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH IPPL REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT OR ANY OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
IPPL HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
Limitation on Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL IPPL OR ITS AFFILIATES, OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES OR ANY MATERIALS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Limitation on Time to File Claims
Waiver and Severability
Entire Agreement and Order of Precedence
Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringement
We take claims of copyright infringement seriously and we will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement. If You believe any materials accessible on this Website infringe Your copyright, You may notify IPPL by submitting written notification to [email protected]
Your Comments and Concerns
This Website is operated by International Primate Protection League.
All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support and other communications relating to the Website should be directed to: [email protected]
Last Modified: December 19, 2021
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Information We Collect
When You use our Website we may collect the following information from You:
Your name, address, email address, phone number, payment method, and billing information if You join our email list, request information from us, order products/subscriptions, and/or register to receive materials;
Your name, contact information, and comments, questions or other information You provide if You communicate with us;
Your device information such as Your hardware model, IP address, other unique device identifiers, operating system version, browser type, and device settings and other information related to how Your device is interacting with our Website;
Your device event information such as errors, system activity, and the dates and times of Your activity; and
The location of the device You are using to access our Website.
We may also collect the following information related to Your use of the Website:
When You use the Website we automatically collect and store some information about You and Your device through cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies. We use these technologies to enhance Your experience on our Website. A "cookie" is a small data file sent from a website and stored on Your device to identify Your device in the future and allow for an enhanced personalized user experience. A "session cookie" disappears after You close Your web browser, or may expire after a fixed period of time. A "persistent cookie" remains after You close Your web browser and may be accessed every time You use our Website. We may use both session and persistent cookies. You should consult Your web browser to modify Your cookie settings. Please note that if You delete or choose not to accept cookies from us, You may not be able to use certain features of our Website.
How We Use Information
We may use Your contact information, including, but not limited to, Your email address, to contact You for administrative purposes such as responding to Your questions or providing You with information. We may also contact you in connection with gifts or donations to IPPL.
If You provide us with Your email address and choose to join our email list, we will place you on our list to receive email regarding updates, special offers, important issues and new services or resources from IPPL and/or our affiliates. The personal information that You provide may be shared internally with our affiliates.
We may use Link Tracking in email marketing campaigns. Link Tracking is a very common practice with all websites. The information gathered through this process helps us determine whether email sends are opened and what actions subscribers take on information contained in that message. We respect Your privacy and do not sell or otherwise disclose the information gathered in this process. We use this information to improve our marketing campaigns and provide You with information we believe will be of interest to You.
By providing Your email address to us, You automatically grant permission to us to send communications to You, unless You opt out at that time. You may also manage Your preferences at any time and opt out of receiving email communications by clicking “unsubscribe” from an email sent to You by us.
Legal Basis of Processing Information
We may process Your personal data for the purposes described above to facilitate transactions requested by You and meet our contractual or non-contractual obligations, including, but not limited to, responding to Your questions or comments; on the basis of our legitimate interests including, but not limited to, Website analytics, to request gifts and donations, to perform marketing, promotions and advertising; and/or on the basis of Your consent, where applicable.
How We Disclose Information
We may work with business partners in making our Website available to You. Our policy is to require companies with whom we do business to support the same privacy policies we do. We will share information only as necessary for the third party to provide related services or assist us in providing the Website.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may disclose Your information if required to do so by law to comply with state and federal laws, in response to a court order, judicial or other government subpoena or warrant, or to otherwise cooperate with law enforcement or other governmental agencies.
We also reserve the right to disclose Your information that we believe, in good faith, is appropriate or necessary to (i) take precautions against liability; (ii) protect ourselves or others from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful uses or activity; (iii) investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations; (iv) protect the security or integrity of the Website; or (v) protect our property or other legal rights (including, but not limited to, enforcement of our agreements), or the rights, property, or safety of others.
Information may be disclosed and otherwise transferred to an acquirer, successor, or assignee as part of any merger, acquisition, debt financing, sale of assets, or similar transaction, or in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership in which information is transferred to one or more third parties as one of our business assets, to the extent and in the way as prescribed by applicable law.
Aggregate information is information that describes the habits, usage patterns and/or demographics of users as a group but does not reveal the identity of particular users. We may use aggregate information to understand the needs of individuals using the Website.
We will retain Your personal data for as long as is necessary for the purposes set forth herein, unless a longer period is required under applicable law, or is needed to resolve disputes or protect our legal rights or otherwise to comply with legal obligations.
We take appropriate physical, managerial, and technical safeguards that are designed to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and security of any personal data that we collect and maintain against accidental or unlawful loss, theft, and misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, destruction, or any other type of unlawful processing. Unfortunately, no website, server or database is completely secure. We cannot guarantee that Your information will not be disclosed, misused, or lost by accident or by the unauthorized acts of others.
Accessing Third-Party Websites from uofscfoundations.org
The Website provides links to websites of other organizations or companies that may offer materials and services as well as links to other sites. In using ippl.org or the linked sites of other organizations or companies, You may have the option to sign up for email lists operated by these organizations or companies. If You choose to request that Your address be removed from the organizations’ or companies’ lists, we cannot control whether or not they will immediately stop using Your address. To stop receiving communications from these organizations or companies, You should contact them directly. We do not control third party websites or the content or links that appear on those sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by third party websites.
Do Not Track
Our Website does not support Do Not Track requests at this time. Do Not Track (DNT) is a privacy preference that You can set in Your web browser to indicate that You do not want certain information about Your webpage visits collected across websites when You have not interacted with that service on the page. For all the details, visit donottrack.us.
California Shine the Light Law
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, known as the “Shine the Light” law, permits individuals who are California residents to request and obtain from us a list of what personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year and the names and addresses of those third parties. We will never disclose Your personal information to third parties for direct marketing purposes without Your authorization. However, if You would like to make a request for information under the Shine The Light law, please contact us by email at [email protected] Requests may be made only once a year and are free of charge.
European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”)
The GDPR protects certain information that relates to an individual located in the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein or Norway who is directly or indirectly identified or identifiable and that is collected, used, processed, or shared pursuant such individual’s visiting or using the Website. Individuals may have certain rights and choices pursuant to the GDPR as provided below.
Rights and Choices
You may have certain rights regarding the Personal Data, (as such term is defined in the GDPR), we maintain about You. You may have the right to request access to receive information about the Personal Data we maintain about You, or have Your Personal Data rectified, blocked, or deleted if it is incorrect, inaccurate, or outdated. You may also have the right to restrict or limit the ways in which we use Your Personal Data, to object to the processing of Your Personal Data, to request deletion of Your Personal Data; and to obtain a copy of Your Personal Data in an easily accessible format. You may also have the right to withdraw Your consent to our processing of Your Personal Data where our processing is solely based on Your consent, subject to certain limitations at law.
If You have questions about Your rights and choices in relation to Your Personal Data, or would like to request additional information, please contact [email protected]. Following Your request, we will accommodate Your enquiry as required by applicable law.
If You have any complaints regarding our privacy practices, You have the right to make a complaint with Your national data protection authority (i.e. supervisory authority).
Cross-Border Transfer of Your Information