The ArtsMendocino.org web site is provided as a public service for dissemination of information about the arts and entertainment in Mendocino County. In general, ArtsMendocino.org may receive personal information about users, and posting information which is information other than personal information and provided for dissemination on or through the ArtsMendocino.org web site or organization services. References to personal information mean a person’s name, address, telephone number, email address. ArtsMendocino.org will not accept social security number or credit card information. Such financial information may be requested by linked sites, and is subject to the privacy policies of the linked site. Posting information is provided voluntarily for use by ArtsMendocino.org in any manner it deems appropriate, in its sole discretion. Receipt by ArtsMendocino.org of any information or material from a user does not constitute a commitment by ArtsMendocino.org to use or maintain the information in any fashion. Users are responsible for the accuracy of information provided to ArtsMendocino.org.
All information which is submitted to ArtsMendocino.org will be subject to the following privacy policies.
ArtsMendocino.org currently requires registration for use of the following services:
- Event Submissions
- Artist Profiles
- Organization Submissions
- Business Listings
- Classified Submissions
ArtsMendocino.org registration forms require users to submit certain personal contact information (such as name and email address). Such personal information is used (a) to distribute to the registrant information he or she has requested, and (b) to contact a user in relation to his or her account or submission. Reasons for contacting users include problems with the account or submission, changes to our site which require action on the user’s part, or informing a user of additional services specifically related to the services for which the user has already registered. If you do not wish to provide us with any personal information, you may still access and use much of the site; however you will not be able to access and use those portions of the site that require you to provide your contact information.
Users may, at any time, unsubscribe from our mailing list, delete an account, or request that an event, job, or audition they have submitted be removed from the site.
Statistical information regarding user traffic is collected by our web host and provided to ArtsMendocino.org. The statistical information is both used for internal purposes and reported to advertisers and other strategic and potential affiliates. Advertisers receive only information on an aggregate, rather than an individual basis. A user’s individual email address will never be disclosed to any third-party, unless we have received the user’s explicit permission to do so. ArtsMendocino.org may, at any time, delete information received from users from the ArtsMendocino.org site without notice.
Third-Party Advertising and Content
Credit Card Information
Feedback and Testimonials
Any comments, feedback, or testimonials provided to ArtsMendocino.org regarding its services may be used by ArtsMendocino.org to improve its services, for promotional use, and/or to establish or maintain relationships with strategic affiliates and/or advertisers, and becomes the property of ArtsMendocino.org. If you have any comments, feedback, or testimonials you wish to provide to ArtsMendocino.org, please contact us.
Tell-A-Friend Email Form
ArtsMendocino.org offers users the ability to email page links and personal messages from our site to friends or family. This function is provided solely to allow users to recommend content they have found on this web site to their friends. Email addresses entered into this form, whether as sender or recipient, are not captured or stored in any way, and are not added to our mailing list or provided to any third-party. This function is not intended to allow a user to “spam” or otherwise send email to any individual with whom he or she does not have a pre-existing personal relationship. If you discover that such an abuse is taking place, please contact us immediately.
Surveys and Polls
ArtsMendocino.org may occasionally ask both registered and non-registered users to participate in online surveys. These surveys are strictly voluntary, and are not a condition to use of any portion of our web site. Our online surveys may ask users their opinions or for demographic information (such as zip code, age, or income level). This information will be used for ArtsMendocino.org’s internal purposes and may be shared with advertisers on an aggregate basis only. We may ask for contact information if we are providing an incentive to users for completing our surveys. The contact information is kept private and only used to contact you if necessary. For example, contact information is used to contact a user if he or she is a winner in one of our contests. Survey respondents’ individual contact information will not be shared with any third-party advertiser, content provider, or merchandiser.
Graphics and Photos
ArtsMendocino.org provides users the opportunity to upload or email images to ArtsMendocino.org for posting in connection with an event; listings for organizations, venues, or schools; or an Artist Profile. Users are strictly prohibited from uploading any image in violation of any domestic or international copyright law. By uploading, or otherwise emailing, an image to ArtsMendocino.org for posting on ArtsMendocino.org, user represents that the material does not infringe any proprietary or intellectual property rights of any third-party, and that user has the authority to grant, and does hereby grant, to ArtsMendocino.org a paid-up, royalty-free, nonterminable license to use, display, copy and transfer the image for and in connection with the ArtsMendocino.org site, and the promotion of the event, organization, venue, school listing, or Artist Profile described by user in the submission form or email. ArtsMendocino.org reserves the right to exclude information, images, or graphical content that it determines, in its discretion, to be inappropriate for posting or use for any reason.
This web site may make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to our users. Some of these forums require registration, but are not monitored on a regular basis by ArtsMendocino.org. Please remember that these are public areas, and any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. You should use caution when deciding to disclose your personal information in these public forums. If a participant in any of these forums communicates inappropriately or offensively toward you and/or any other participant, please contact us immediately.
While ArtsMendocino.org does post event and class/workshop information in which participants may be under the age of 18, ArtsMendocino.org does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from or about children under 18 except as permitted by law.
This web site has basic security and data backup measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
Please see our Contact Page.
Changes to this Policy
ArtsMendocino.org reserves the right to change this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your use of this site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. Information collected prior to the time any change is posted will be used according to the rules and policies that applied at the time the information was collected.
ArtsMendocino.org assumes no responsibility for, and expressly disclaims, any loss, expense, claim, or liability to users arising from any error in the information posted on its web site, the loss of any information transmitted to ArtsMendocino.org for any reason, or for any failure or malfunction of the web site.
Transfer of Information
Except for personal information, users consent to transfers to third parties of any information they submit to, at the discretion of parties without prior notification to the user and the opportunity for users to consent to or opt-out from any such disclosure or transfer. Notice is provided to a user once email notification is sent to the last email address listed with ArtsMendocino.org by that user.