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Minnesota Continuing Legal Education Privacy Policy
Minnesota Continuing Legal Education (http://www.minncle.org) (the “Website”) supports the privacy of our visitors. The following outlines our privacy and data protection policy (“Privacy Policy”).

Third-party sites you access via the Website are not subject to this Privacy Policy.

Collection and Use of User Details

When you register for access to our site, any of our RSS feeds, email newsletters, or other subscriptions, we may collect personal details about you.

Personal information such as your name, address, Attorney license number, email address, and site password may be collected on our registration forms.

When you visit the site, we also collect web site usage information and information about your computer and internet connection, including your computer’s IP address, the type and version of browser and operating system you use, your internet domain and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from another website, the URL of the linking page. We use this information to:
  • ensure, as far as is practical, that our site is compatible with the browsers and operating systems used by most of our visitors
  • perform customer service and technical support services for users
We also use the information for in-house research to:
  • improve our understanding of user needs in developing the Website
  • aid strategic development
The results of all such research and analysis will be presented as anonymous or aggregated information and will not reveal any personal facts about individual readers.

User Choices

Registration forms may provide you with a series of choices regarding promotional activity and other forms of communication with you.

If you want to be kept informed of new content on the Website, as well as technical or functional developments related to our website and online services, then you should select the relevant opt-in box(es).

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a small file which is placed on the user’s hard drive during a Website visit. This file allows the user to move quickly and easily around our site. It is used to identify returning users and to identify subscribers. We also use a cookie to track a user’s sessions. We use this information to find out what site features are most popular so that we can develop the Website using analysis of people’s usage.

You can delete cookies from your hard drive at any time.

Further information on the use of cookies can be found at: http://www.cookiecentral.com.

Use of Email

The Website uses software from reputable third parties to deliver the emails you will receive from our site if you subscribe to our email newsletters or have chosen to receive information about new Website content. These third parties use unique identifiers and invisible images (often called “pixel tags” or “clear GIFs”) to perform message open sensing, message format sensing, and click-through sensing on behalf of the Website in order to bring you more relevant information.

Content and some ad services in these emails are provided by us.

Use of Advertising

We reserve the right to use a third-party advertising company to serve ads when you visit the Website. This company may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visit to the Website in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertiser may place or recognize a unique “cookie” on your browser.

Linking to Other Internet Sites

You should be aware that other Internet sites that are linked from the Website or our email messages may contain privacy provisions that differ from the provisions of this Privacy Policy. To ensure your privacy is protected, we recommend that you review the privacy statements of these other linked sites, applications or other digital properties.

How You Can Access and Change Information

If you are a registered user of the Website, you may review, update, or correct your information directly on the Website or by contacting us.

No Guarantee

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, and despite our efforts, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, or to or from our online products or services. If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

Changes to This Policy

Due to changes in legislation and best practice or enhancements to functionality and content on the Website we may make changes to our Privacy Policy and will reflect those changes in this statement, so you should check here from time to time. The date of the last revision to the Privacy Policy will be indicated by the "Last updated" date at the bottom of this page.

Last updated 10/22/2014.