Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

There are four ways we can collect any information.

1. If you support the coalition, you can enter information at the “Support the Coalition” page. This amount of information is minimal and is stored locally and never shared beyond OpenDebates.Com. 

2. If you care an organization, blogger, or activist and you supoport the coalition the web address of your site will be publically visible on our links page. This information is locally stored and is only visible on our site.

3. If you want to stay updated with news and updates your email address will be collected via a web form on each page. This information is stored by a 3rd party service called “Feed Burner” .

What do we use your information for?

If you support he coalition as a citizen you’re email address is requested and it is possible that at some time we may send you an email address but we have no formal program in place to do so. Your information will never be shared.

How do we protect your information?

Your information is stored in a protected database.

Do we use cookies?

We do not use cookies.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all registered users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by logging into their control panel and going to the ‘Edit Profile’ page.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to this privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

This policy was last modified on October 25, 2011

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.