Privacy Policy

This page informs you of the policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information when you use the Business Council of New Orleans website at bcno.org.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

We use any data collected for providing and improving the website. By using the website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.


Use of Cookies

What is a cookie?

A cookie, also known as persistent cookie, is a tiny element of data temporarily stored on the a computer, tablet, or mobile phone in the navigation browser when visiting a website. They are largely used by Internet websites. They guarantee the websites’ functioning or improve navigation, and they provide some information to the websites’ owners, especially for audience monitoring purposes. These cookies only record information related to your navigation on the site.

Cookies do not cause any damage to the terminal, but make it easier, for example, to find preferences, pre-fill certain fields and adapt the content of the visited sites’ services. This data allows the improvement of ergonomics and services according to your interests.

How to refuse the use of cookies?

Each browser has a different configuration to manage cookies and preferences. To know how to modify your cookie preferences, refer to the Help section of your browser. Any settings modification you make may affect your browsing on the Internet and may prevent You from accessing certain services that require the use of cookies.

Otherwise, You accept cookies by default when pursuing your navigation.

Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies to improve the website functionality and to provide browsing information about visitors to our site.

The Site uses all cookies made available by its host Squarespace, which are listed on the following page: https://www.squarespace.com/cookie-policy

The Site uses cookies for interactive functions mainly and with the audience analysis tool Squarespace Analytics. These cookies do not permit personal identification of a visitor.

Cookie results provided by Squarespace are given to the Business Council of New Orleans to improve the Site’s performance. the Business Council of New Orleans has access to connection data relating to the date, time, Internet address, the protocol of the user's terminal and the page viewed. The Business Council of New Orleans does not transfer any of this data to third parties, do not re-use it for other purposes, and do not keep it in any way for a period longer than thirteen months. Although the Business Council of New Orleans has no control over the providers of analytical tools, including Squarespace, who are responsible for their own processing, nor over the data they collect, including in the context of data transfers outside the European Union, since some of them, such as Squarespace, are located in the United States, the Business Council of New Orleans has deemed it essential to mention them in order for our site visitors to have clear and complete information about the fact that their use may, if necessary, require you to give your consent.

For further information, and subject to the availability of this information in your language, please refer, as appropriate, to the following site:

http://help.squarespace.com/guides/squarespace-analytics-faq.

If you wish to exercise your right to object, the Business Council of New Orleans confirms that no connection data will be transferred to any provider of audience analysis tools. Finally, you have the right to access your data by contacting the supplier involved and specifying the identification number of the cookie that will be provided by the supplier.

Other cookies can also be issued by third parties on certain parts of the Site made accessible to them. The issuance and use of cookies by these companies are subject to the policies of these companies.


Service Providers

We employ third party companies and individuals to maintain the website and to assist in updating the website content, but no personal information is collected or shared by these providers.


Security

The Business Council of New Orleans website uses a standard SSL certificate to encrypt the data transferred to and from the website. The security of your information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.


Links To Other Sites

Our website may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Updated 11/6/18