The Ikeda Center for Peace, Learning and Dialogue, Inc. (“Ikeda Center”) is a non-profit organization committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to this website (the “Site”).
Table of Contents
- Information Collection
- Use of Personal Information
- Protecting Personal Information
- Updating Personal Information and Preferences; Opting Out
- For California Residents
- UK and European Economic Area
- Contact Information
We collect personal information when you wish to use certain features of the Site, such as registering to receive information from us, purchasing books, resources or event attendance (“Materials”) from us, submitting questions or comments to us, or providing feedback to us. When you choose to use these features, we ask for information such as your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, and other personal information related to such purchase (“Personal Information”).
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USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
In addition to fulfilling your purchase requests and responding when you contact us, we may use Personal Information for the following general purposes: to fulfill your requests for certain information and services offered through the Site, to send users updates or other general information about Ikeda Center, to meet any applicable legal and regulatory requirements, and to respond to any questions, comments, or feedback you submit.
We may use non-personally identifiable information in the aggregate so that we can improve the Site and the resources that we offer. We may use or share such aggregated de-identified data with third parties for any purpose.
We do not sell your Personal Information.
PROTECTING PERSONAL INFORMATION
When you give Ikeda Center your Personal Information, we take steps to ensure that your information is treated securely. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, Ikeda Center cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems, and to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that we have collected.
We allow you to opt out of receiving e-mail from us. If you no longer wish to receive emails from us, you may opt-out of receiving them by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We use non-personally identifiable information in the aggregate so that we can improve the Site and for business and administrative purposes. We may use or share with third parties for any purpose aggregated data that contains no personally identifiable information.
Our website may share information with companies that provide support services to us (such as web hosts) or that help us market our products and services (such as email vendors). These companies may need information about you in order to perform their functions on our behalf. These companies are not authorized to use the information we share with them for any other purpose.
We may decide, for strategic or other reasons, to sell, merge, or otherwise transfer our business or the assets thereof. A transaction of this type may involve the disclosure of Personal Information to prospective purchasers, successors, or other transferees. In such cases, we will take reasonable measures to protect the Personal Information we disclose, for example, by requiring the prospective purchaser, successor, or other transferee to sign a non-disclosure agreement limiting the use and protecting the confidentiality of the Personal Information.
Except as otherwise stated above, we will not publish or provide your e-mail address or other Personal Information to third parties without your consent.
UPDATING PERSONAL INFORMATION AND PREFERENCES; OPTING OUT
If you have provided us with Personal Information and would like to change, correct, request access to or delete your Personal Information or update or cancel your registration, you may do so by emailing us at email@example.com. In addition, you may opt out of receiving any or all communications from us by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by using the “unsubscribe” link that appears in e-mails received from us.
Some states have adopted laws granting you specific rights to change, correct, request access to or delete your Personal Information. We will grant your request and comply with your rights as required by law, but you should note that in many situations we must keep your Personal Information to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce our agreements, or for another one of our legitimate business purposes.
You may designate an authorized agent to make a legally allowable request on your behalf. In order to designate an authorized agent to make a request on your behalf, you must mail to us a valid power of attorney, the requester’s valid government issued identification, and the authorized agent’s valid government issued identification. We have the right to assess the validity of the authorization and to request any reasonable further assurances.
FOR CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS
UK AND EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA
This notice applies to you only if are located in the United Kingdom, a member state of the European Union, or the European Economic Area.
We remind you that by providing us with any of your personal data (as defined in the privacy laws of your country of residence) you expressly consent that your personal data be stored in the United States and agree that your personal data may be subject to lawful requests by the courts or law enforcement authorities in the United States. If you do not consent to the storage of your personal data in the United States, and that your information is subject to the laws of the United States, do not provide us with any of your personal data.
- You have the right to obtain from Ikeda Center access to your personal data (as defined in the privacy laws of your country of residence), and the rectification of inaccurate personal data concerning you.
- You have the right to obtain from Ikeda Center the erasure or restriction of processing of your personal data in certain circumstances, including when the data is no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed, except when Ikeda Center is required by law to maintain or otherwise process your personal data, for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims, or for the protection of the rights of another person.
You may exercise these rights by contacting Ikeda Center at email@example.com.
If you are within the UK or the European Economic Area, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with the governmental agency responsible for enforcing the data privacy laws in your country, in particular, for individuals located in the European Union, you may contact the supervisory authority in the EU Member State of your habitual residence, place of work, or place of an alleged infringement of the applicable data protection law. However, we encourage you to contact us first at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will try to resolve your concerns.
If you would like to submit a data access, correction, restriction, or deletion request, you can do so by contacting us at email@example.com and we will process such request with respect to any Personal Information that we are able to link to you individually based on the information that you can provide to us. These rights and options that you have with respect to Personal Information are subject to limitations and exceptions under applicable law.
The Site is not directed to children under the age of 13, and we do not solicit or knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. We encourage families to obtain additional information about safe use of the Internet at http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/topics/kids-online-safety.
mail: Ikeda Center
396 Harvard Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Last updated: April 2023