Last updated August 8, 2020
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You may also fill out other forms on this site to request further information about our services and information, if you want to set up a meeting or workgroup, or wish to be contacted by us. Information asked for may include basic contact information such as your name, address, and phone number. These forms take your information over a encrypted link. All information collected is voluntary. However, you may not be able to participate in the meeting, workgroup, forum, or may be denied access to certain parts of the site if the information is not provided.
If you use a bulletin board or forum on this site, you should be aware that any sensitive or personally identifiable information you submit there may be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, depending on the access rights associated with each forum. We are not responsible for the sensitive or personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums. Furthermore, we reserve the right to terminate the accounts of members who use these services in a manner inconsistent with our Terms of Service policy.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. We may also send you strictly service-related announcements on occasions when it is necessary or appropriate to do so. Such addresses are not used by AFDO for any other purpose and are not shared with other parties except our consultants and AFDO members.
This site contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. Please be aware when you leave our site, and read the privacy statements of each website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.
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Other Disclosures of Your Information
We may disclose your personal information as permitted by law and may also be required to disclose your personal information to governmental or regulatory entities in response to regulatory inquiries in connection with investigations or to comply with applicable law, rules, regulations, orders subpoenas, or other legal processes. We may disclose all of the information we collect from or about you, including personal information, to third-party service providers which help us maintain our website, host our servers, and deliver information, products, and services to you and other users of our website, and which help us analyze our website traffic. The companies we hire to provide such support services are not allowed to use your personal information for their
Security of Information
We use appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of personally identifiable information submitted to our site and periodically update measures with new technologies. We take reasonable technical, contractual, administrative, and physical security steps to protect information collected via this website. When appropriate, we use user authentication systems and access control mechanisms. When you fill out forms, we use secure socket layer (SSL) encryption to protect your information during transit to our systems. This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that AFDO is 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 website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website. There are some things that you can do to help protect the security of your information as well. Never give out your password, since this is what is used to access all of your account information. Remember to sign out of your account and close your browser window when you finish surfing the Web, so that other people using the same computer won’t have access to your information.