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We respect your privacy
JES recognizes the need for appropriate protection and management of personal information provided through CourtsofBC.ca, whether from employees, volunteers, donors, customers, participants or the public.
Personal information is information that is recorded about an identifiable individual. JES collects and uses personal information solely to deliver services to CourtsofBC.ca newsletter subscribers.
Information we collect
We only collect personal information in order to provide services such as the newsletter. In that case, we will collect personal information such as your name and email address.
JES actively protects each CourtsofBC.ca newsletter subscriber’s personal information by making reasonable security arrangements to prevent the risk of unauthorized collection, access, use, disclosure or disposal of personal information.
What we do with information we collect
Personal information provided on CourtsofBC.ca is accessed only by those employees of JES who require it to operate and deliver the CourtsofBC.ca newsletter. JES does not sell personal information it collects. JES does not share personal information collected through CourtsofBC.ca with any other JES operated programs or projects.
JES will only disclose a client’s personal information to a third party as required by law.
Your privacy when using CourtsofBC.ca
JES tracks website usage data of visitors to CourtsofBC.ca for statistical purposes and to help the organization improve the website and CourtsofBC.ca services. This data is anonymous and is not connected to any personal information provided by CourtsofBC.ca visitors or newsletter subscribers. The data tracked includes pages visited, internet sessions, length of visit, type of browser used, type of device used and the city where the user session originated. JES does not use “cookies” to track CourtsofBC.ca site usage by visitors nor newsletter subscribers.
CourtsofBC.ca is a secure website and JES has implemented certain physical, organizational, and technical safeguards that are designed to maintain the integrity and security of personal information that we collect. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect nor impenetrable and thus we cannot and do not guarantee the security of your data.
CourtsofBC.ca contains links to other websites, including links to information and services provided by third parties. If you choose to click on any website links, or download any resources, JES is not responsible for the privacy practices of third parties. In addition, in no event will JES have any responsibility for the contents of those websites and you use third-party websites entirely at your own risk.
The Justice Education Society of BC
Attn.: Privacy Officer
#260 – 800 Hornby St.
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2C5