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General Disclaimer

THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE COULD INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME. THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, FRITZ INSTITUTE AND ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND CONDITIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE MATERIALS, THEIR QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, SUITABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Links to Other Websites

As a convenience to you, this website may contain links to websites controlled by parties other than Fritz Institute. Fritz Institute is not responsible for and does not endorse the privacy practices or content of these third party websites.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL FRITZ INSTITUTE AND ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT OR TORT, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE MATERIALS AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN PARTICULAR, AND WITHOUT LIMITATION, FRITZ INSTITUTE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, DATA, INCLUDING THE COSTS OF RECOVERING SUCH DATA, OR PROFITS.

Privacy Statement

Fritz Institute has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. We intend to give you as much control as possible over your personal information (individually identifiable information about an individual collected online) and strive to help you protect your privacy while using our services. The purpose of our policy is to inform you about the types of information we gather about you when you visit our site, how we may use that information, whether we disclose it to anyone. Please read this notice. By using this site, you signify your assent to our privacy policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our sites. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: www.fritzinstitute.org.

Information Collection and Use

Fritz Institute is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others. Fritz Institute collects information from our users at several different points on our website.

Registration

In order to use some portions of this website, a user may need to first complete a registration form. During registration a user is required to give their contact information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact the user about the products and services offered by Fritz Institute.

Cookies

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. For instance, by setting a cookie on our site, the user would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. If a user rejects the cookie, they may still use our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.

Public Forums

This site may from time to time make chat rooms, forums, mailing lists, message boards, and/or news newsgroups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

Log Files

We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.

Newsletter

If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletter, we ask for contact information such as name and email address.

Surveys

From time-to-time our site may request information from users via surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information may be used to contact the user for more information. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

Security

Fritz Institute is committed to protecting our users' information, including through the use of physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards. If you have any questions about the security at our website, please e-mail Karen Anduza at karen.anduza@fritzinstitute.org.

Notice Regarding Children

Fritz Institute’s website is intended for adults. We do not intend for this website to collect information from anyone under the age of 13.  Information published on this website is not intended for anyone under the age of 13.

Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on our Homepage so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of an email. Users will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.
 
 
 
   
 
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