UEP/UEPGC Privacy Policy – Welcome to our site ("Site"). UEP/UEPGC understands that our clients and visitors value their privacy, and we have created this privacy policy to ensure that you understand our policies and procedures, what personal information you must provide if you wish to use the Site and, ultimately, just how we use such personal information.

Information Collected By UEP/UEPGC

UEP/UEPGC may collect and store personally identifiable information about persons who visit this Site and voluntarily submit information in contacting us. Information collected includes your name, address, email address, business name and information about your business. We may also collect and store aggregate or anonymous information about user contact with and use of the Site.

How We Use Your Personal Information

UEP/UEPGC may use the personal information we collect to contact you about our services or those of our clients or other third parties from time to time. We do not sell your personally identifiable information to third parties or mass marketers. Except as otherwise provided herein, unless you consent to the disclosure of your personally identifiable information, only we and our clients, respective affiliates, technical consultants, third party auditors and other third parties who make our Site available, enhance its functionality, or provide associated services have access to this information, and we require them to agree that they are covered by this policy. Our service providers may contact you on our behalf by email, telephone or traditional mail. Please note that we do reserve the right to transfer your personally identifiable information and other information to our successors in business and purchasers of site assets.

Cookies

We reserve the right to utilize cookie technology. A cookie is a small data file that certain web sites write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file can contain various types of information, including a user ID that the site uses to track the pages you have visited. We may use cookies to enhance your experience on this Site, to determine user traffic patterns and for other purposes.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies; however, you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent or you can flush your browser of cookies from time to time. If you choose to disable your cookies setting or refuse to accept a cookie, however, you will not be able to access sites that require a password.

Web pages may in the future contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called clear giffs or Web bugs) or other advanced technologies that are useful in the provision of services to you. We may use such devices to verify compliance with our terms and conditions of use or with any promotions on the site.

Opt Out Procedures

You have the option to opt out of receiving information from UEP/UEPGC. This opt out messaging will appear at the bottom of every email that is sent out. UEP/UEPGC also gives you the option to remove your information from its database. If you opt to have your information removed, we will need to keep your email address and name on our opt-out list. If you no longer wish to take advantage of this Site or to receive any form of direct contact from us, whether it is email, discounts, newsletters, or other promotional offers or materials, or wish us to delete your personal information from our data records, send us a request marked "Opt Out or Unsubscribe" to the address: UEP@uepkauffman.org.

UEP/UEPGC is not responsible for removing information from third-party lists or databases of any kind.

Please note that we reserve the right to keep any personal or non-personal information submitted or collected until you delete or modify it or until we choose, for business reasons such as obsolescence, or legal reasons to delete it.

Reviewing or changing your information

In order to ensure that the information we maintain is accurate, UEP/UEPGC gives users the option to change or modify their information previously provided. If you would like to change your information currently in our database, please contact us at UEP@uepkauffman.org.

UEP/UEPGC is not responsible for updating information contained in third-party lists or databases.

Security

We are committed to taking reasonable steps to ensure the security of your information however, unless specifically noted on a page, we do not use encryption on the site. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put into place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to help safeguard and secure the information we collect online. However, due to the inherent open nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and us or information stored on the Site or our servers, will be completely free from unauthorized access by third parties such as hackers and your use of the Site demonstrates your assumption of this risk.

Protection for Children

This Site is not intended for users under the age of 13, and we have no intention of collecting personally identifiable information from children (i.e., individuals under the age of 13). Where appropriate, we take reasonable measures to inform children not to submit such information to our site or in response to advertisements. If a child has provided us with personally identifiable information, that child's parent or guardian should send us a request marked "Urgent-Privacy" to UEP@uepkauffman.org if they would like the information submitted by the child deleted from our database. We will use all reasonable efforts to delete such information from our database.

Privacy Precaution Warning

Please note that no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. As a result, we cannot guarantee the security of the information that you transmit via our online services.

Please note that we reserve the right to access and/or disclose personal information and non-personal information we gather as required by courts or administrative agencies and to the extent required to permit us to investigate suspected fraud, harassment or other violations of any law, rule or regulation, the Site rules or policies, or the rights of third parties or to investigate any suspected conduct which UEP/UEPGC deems improper.

Your Consent

You may have certain rights under the Communications Act, Federal Trade Commission Act, and other state and federal statutes that may apply, and by accepting these terms and using this Site, you are waiving all of these rights as to collection, use, disclosure and storage of your personally identifiable and non-personal information as described above.

We may amend our privacy policy, but if we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it. Any changes will only apply to information collected after the change is posted.

EU Data Directive Privacy Notice

We are committed to compliance with its privacy obligations in the United States and throughout the world. This EU Data Directive Privacy Notice sets forth the privacy principles we follow with respect to personal information transferred from within the European Union to the United States. This notice applies to the personal information of European Union Citizens maintained by UEP/UEPGC in our database.

Privacy Principles

Notice.

UEP/UEPGC notifies data subjects about the purposes for which it collects and uses information about them. See "Information Collected by UEP/UEPGC " and "How We Use Your Personal Information" above. Individuals may contact our privacy director with the contact information provided below with any inquiries or complaints or to request information about the types of third parties (other than third party processors) to which it discloses the information and the choices and means it offers for limiting use and disclosure of personal information.

Choice.

We will give data subjects the opportunity to choose whether Your Information will be disclosed to a third party (other than service providers) or used for a purpose incompatible with the purpose for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized by the individual. See "Opt-Out Procedures" and "Reviewing or Changing Your Information" above for details on how to update or remove your information.

Access.

Your Profile information is easily accessible by you. See "Reviewing or Changing Your Information."

Security.

UEP/UEPGC takes reasonable precautions to protect personal information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. See "Security" above.

Limitations

UEP/UEPGC 's adherence to these principles may be limited to the extent required to respond to a legal or ethical obligation and to the extent expressly permitted by an applicable law, rule or regulation.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, the practices of this Site, or your dealings with this Site, you can contact us at: UEP@uepkauffman.org.

In addition, our mailing address is:
UEP/UEPGC
1520 East 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

Effective Date This privacy policy is effective and was last updated on August 20, 2009.