- Any images you upload onto your portfolio(s) are owned by you.
- You have obtained the rights to post these images; they are either images of your own work that you have taken or have paid to have photographed.
- You have the right to use the images you upload in an event posting.
Thank you for visiting the Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County web site and reviewing our Use Policy.
FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
The Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County recognizes that artistic expression takes many forms and that standards of taste and morality vary. Members may freely upload to this web site personal information, images and descriptions with no a priori review or censorship.
However, all material contained on this web site is subject to review. While the Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County will maintain a liberal attitude, it will immediately remove anything that is found (in its sole judgment) to be pornographic or obsene. At the same time, the member's privileges and benefits will be terminated.
Additionally, any attempt to slander or defame other individuals or organizations will not be allowed. Offending comments will be removed, and membership will be terminated.
Visitors to the web site are invited to contact the Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County to express concern about inappropriate material.
If you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for specific information such as (but not limited to) name, address, phone, etc., this information may be a public record once you provide it, and may be subject to public inspection and copying if not otherwise protected by federal or state law.
A SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT CHILDREN
Children (under the age of 18) are not permitted to use this web site to upload personal information or images of any type.
INFORMATION COLLECTED AND HOW IT IS USED
We do collect personal information directly from individuals who volunteer to use some of our services. Collection of this information is required to deliver the specific services, but use of these services is voluntary.
If you do nothing during your visit to the web site but browse or download information, we automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:
- The Internet Protocol Address and domain name used, but not the e-mail address. The Internet Protocol Address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. We use the Internet Protocol Address to direct Internet traffic to you and generate statistics used in the management of this site;
- The type of browser and operating system you used;
- The date and time you visited this site;
- The web pages or services you accessed at this site;
- If you downloaded a form, the form that was downloaded.
The information we automatically collect or store is used to improve the content of our web services and to help us understand how people are using our services. This information does not identify you personally and is used for gathering web site statistics. Our web site logs do not identify a visitor by personal information, and we make no attempt to link other web sites with the individuals that browse the website.
No personal information is sold or distributed.
IF YOU SEND US E-MAIL
You may choose to provide us with personal information, as in e-mail with a comment or question. We use the information to improve our service to you or to respond to your request. We use your e-mail to respond appropriately. This may be to respond directly to you, to address issues you identify, to further improve our web site, or to forward the e-mail to another agency for appropriate action.
AUTOMATIC COLLECTION OF INFORMATION/COOKIES
Cookies are simple text files stored on your computer by your web browser.
Cookies created on your computer by using this web site do not contain "personal information" and do not compromise your privacy or security. We use the cookie feature only to store a randomly generated identifying temporary tag on your computer.You can refuse the cookie or delete the cookie file from your computer by using any of the widely available methods. However, if you turn your cookie option off, you may not be able to access some of the features in our interactive applications.
Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation, and day-to-day practices of web site management. This information should not be construed in any way as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail proof, the security of information provided via the web site.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
This web site and the information it contains are provided as a public service by the Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County. This system is monitored to ensure proper operation, to verify the functioning of applicable security features, and for comparable purposes. Anyone using this system expressly consents to such monitoring. Unauthorized attempts to modify any information stored on this system, to defeat or circumvent security features, or to utilize this system for other than its intended purposes are prohibited and may result in criminal prosecution.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
The Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the absolute accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this web site and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this web site. No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed, or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer virus,is given with respect to the contents of this web site or its hyperlinks to other Internet resources. Reference in this web site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public, and does not constitute endorsement,recommendation, or favoring by the Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County.
This Use Policy is subject to change without notice.
In general, information presented on this web site, unless otherwise indicated, is considered in the public domain. It may be distributedor copied as permitted by law. However, commercial use of copyrighted data (e.g., photographs) may require additional permissions prior to your use, and you must seek permission directly from the owning (or holding) sources. The Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County shall have the unlimited right to use for any purpose, free of any charge, all information submitted via this site except those submissions made under separate legal contract.