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Use or review of this Website does not give any User a license or right under any patent, copyright, trademark or other intellectual property or personal right of Campaign or any third party. You also agree to observe the privacy of all other Users and not to use the personal information of any other User for any commercial, promotional or other purpose.
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Copyright Violations: If you believe that any material on this Website infringes your copyright, please notify us as follows, under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”). To notify us, the DMCA requires that you:
a. Send your notification to Issa for Congress by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
b. Include the following information in your email:
i. Identify the copyrighted work(s) you claim is infringed.
ii. Identify the material you claim is infringing the copyright(s), and give enough information for Campaign to locate that material.
iii. Include a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf (the “Claimant”).
iv. Include the Claimant’s name, address, and telephone number(s).
v. Include a statement that the Claimant has a good faith belief that use of the disputed material is not authorized by the copyright owner or his agent.
vi. Include a statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification of copyright infringement is accurate and that the Claimant is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Collection and Use of Personally Identifiable Information
Campaign only collects personally identifiable information that is voluntarily submitted to Campaign through this website or otherwise. Personally identifiable information (PII) refers to data that identifies you. We obtain PII from you when you register on this Website, submit comments or material to Campaign via this Website, ask for information, subscribe to receive emails or other notices or feeds, make a donation to Campaign, or otherwise submit PII to us.
Specifically, we may collect the following personal information: your name, email address, telephone numbers, and other demographic information (like zip code, age, address, education or income level, employment information). If you make a donation through our website, your account information relating to your method of payment will be collected by Campaign or Campaign’s authorized payment processor. Please note: contributions generally are non-refundable. If you choose to contribute through this Website, you will receive an email confirmation of your contribution.
Please note: in compliance with federal election law, we must use our best efforts to collect and report the name, mailing address, occupation and name of employer of individuals whose contributions aggregate in excess of $200 per election cycle. That information will be reported to third parties and made public as required under the law. Contributions to Issa for Congress are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.
We use the PII information to process your requests and/or donation and to keep you apprised of developments of interest to Campaign and supporters. We will send you emails and other communications to keep you up to date about Campaign and election news. By registering with this website and submitting PII to Campaign, you agree that Campaign may share your name, email address, physical address and other demographic or response information with other persons or entities that share common goals or beliefs with Campaign. You may receive communications from these other persons or entities. By registering with Campaign or submitting materials to us, you consent to our sharing of your PII as described in this policy.
We strive to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, but no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us over the Internet. Also, please note that e-mail is not encrypted and is not considered a secure means of transmitting credit card numbers.
We may also use “log files” to analyze the usage of our website. These files collect such data as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks of users. We use this data to review usage, administer our website, track a user’s overall movement and collect broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.
We also may use advanced software technology (sometimes called clear gifs, Web Beacons or Web Bugs) to help us manage content on our site. These mechanisms use small graphics with unique identifiers and enable us to analyze traffic and website movements. They do not reveal or convey PII. We also track User’s review of and responses to advertising, including emails and website advertising.
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Campaign takes precautions to protect the security of your personal information and to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honored. These precautions help protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, we cannot guarantee the total security of that PII, or that we will be immune from hacking incidents or security breaches.
Campaign gives users the option to edit the personal information you have already given us and/or to remove your name from our roster, or unsubscribe from any email lists or notices that we send out. Please note: if you receive notices from other entities, you will need to contact them if you have any questions.
Notice to Parents
Campaign does not collect or seek personal information from persons under the age of 13. We encourage parents to talk to their children about safe and responsible use of their Personal Information while using the Internet.