Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

PRIVACY POLICY
Denver Institute for Faith & Work (DIFW) understands the importance of your privacy on the internet.  This privacy policy has been developed to better serve those who are concerned with how their “Personally identifiable information” (PII) is used online. PII, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect, or otherwise handle your PII in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog or website?
You can visit our website without revealing any personal information about yourself or telling us who you are. We do not collect personal information, such as your name, address, phone number, or email address, while you browse. We do, however, gather information in aggregate on how this site is used, such as the number of visitors to the site, length of each visit, and which pages are most commonly used to enter and exit the site. 

When purchasing tickets, registering for an event, or subscribing to emails from DIFW through our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, or other details to help you with your experience.

How do we protect visitor information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. Your personal information is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to our data systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information. All financial transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

Do we use “cookies”?
As part of an effort to improve advertising quality, this site may allow Google to detect a short segment of text (known as a cookie) that Google previously placed on your computer. No personal information (e.g. your name or contact information) is included in the cookie that Google detects. For more information about Google and privacy, please read Google’s Privacy Policy.

Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. 

ONLINE TERMS OF USE

THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW (THE “TERMS”) GOVERN YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE ON THE WORLD WIDE WEB (THE “SITE”) OF Denver Institute for Faith & Work. (DIFW”) AND ARE LEGALLY BINDING ON YOU. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THIS SITE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE. YOUR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY EACH OF THE TERMS SET FORTH BELOW. YOU AGREE THAT Denver Institute for Faith & Work AND ITS LICENSORS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES TO THE SERVICES AND PROGRAMS DESCRIBED IN OR OFFERED ON THIS SITE, IF ANY, AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE, AND YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT Denver Institute for Faith & Work CAN REVISE THESE TERMS AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE BY UPDATING THIS POSTING. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE SITE AFTER SUCH MODIFICATIONS HAVE BEEN POSTED CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF SUCH REVISED TERMS.

GENERAL USE RESTRICTIONS

All information, documents, products, software, services, and other information provided on this Site, including trademarks, logos, graphics and images (the “Materials”) are provided to you by Denver Institute for Faith & Work or its licensees. Denver Institute for Faith & Work and its licensees shall own all right, title and interest to the Materials. You acknowledge that, except as expressly stated herein, you have no right, title or interest in or to the Materials.

Denver Institute for Faith & Work grants you the limited right to display the Materials only on your personal computer, and to copy and download the Materials on this Site, provided that: (1) both the Denver Institute for Faith & Work copyright notice (set forth below) and this permission notice appear in the Materials so displayed, copied or downloaded; (2) such display, copy or download is solely for your personal or internal informational use and is not to be distributed or otherwise transmitted outside of your home or company, or otherwise broadcast or reposted in any media. You acknowledge and agree that you have no right to modify, edit, alter or enhance any of the Materials in any manner. This limited license terminates automatically, without notice to you, if you breach any of these Terms. Upon termination of this limited license, you agree to immediately destroy any downloaded and/or printed Materials.

THIRD PARTY CONTENT

Certain information and content may be provided by third parties to Denver Institute for Faith & Work (“Third Party Content”). The Third Party Content is, in each case, the copyrighted work of the creator/licensor. Denver Institute for Faith & Work DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. You agree to only display the Third Party Content on your personal computer solely for your personal or internal business use. You acknowledge and agree that you have no right to download, cache or display any of the Third Party Content except as set forth in this paragraph. You further acknowledge and agree that you have no right to reproduce, modify, edit, alter or enhance any of the Third Party Content in any manner.

LINKING

Without the prior written consent of Denver Institute for Faith & Work, you may not use any of Denver Institute for Faith & Work’s proprietary logos, marks, or other distinctive graphics, video, or audio material in your links. You may not link in any manner reasonably likely to 1) imply affiliation with or endorsement or sponsorship by Denver Institute for Faith & Work; 2) cause confusion, mistake, or deception; 3) dilute Denver Institute for Faith & Work ‘s trademarks or service marks; or 4) otherwise violate state or federal law.

NO FRAMING

You agree not to reproduce, transmit, display, distribute, “frame” or “mirror” any Materials or Third Party Content contained on or accessible from this Site on any other server or Internet-based device without the advance written authorization of Denver Institute for Faith & Work or its licensors, respectively.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

This Site may be linked to other websites on the World Wide Web or Internet that are not under the control of or maintained by Denver Institute for Faith & Work (“External Websites”). Such links do not constitute an endorsement by Denver Institute for Faith & Work of those External Websites. You acknowledge that Denver Institute for Faith & Work is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that Denver Institute for Faith & Work is not responsible for the content of such External Websites. Your use of other websites is subject to the terms of use and privacy policies located on the linked External Websites.

PASSWORD PROTECTED AREAS OF THE SITE

Certain areas of the Site are password restricted to registered users (“Password Protected Areas”). If you are a registered user of the Password Protected Areas, you agree that you are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You agree that you are entirely responsible for any and all activities which occur under your account, including any fees which may be incurred under your password-protected account, whether or not you are the individual who undertakes such activities. You agree to immediately notify Denver Institute for Faith & Work of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security in relation to the Site known to you.

 

UNAUTHORIZED ACTIVITIES

You acknowledge that any unauthorized use of any Materials or Third Party Content contained on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, certain communications statutes and regulations and other applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are wholly responsible for your actions or the actions of any person using your email address or password. As such, you agree to hold Denver Institute for Faith & Work entirely harmless from and against any and all costs, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) incurred by Denver Institute for Faith & Work in relation to, arising from or for the purpose of avoiding any claim or demand brought by a third party that your use of the Site or the use of the Site by any person using your password or email address violates any applicable law or regulation, or the rights of any third party.

RESTRICTIONS ON MINORS

Some of the activities offered on this Site are restricted to participants 18 years or older.

SUBMISSIONS

Any submissions made to this Site (other than information subject to the privacy policy), including, but not limited to, suggestions, comments, questions, documents, computer files, FTP transfers, or other information or materials, in any form, shall be the exclusive property of Denver Institute for Faith & Work. Such submissions shall be deemed to be non-confidential and Denver Institute for Faith & Work shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such submissions and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the submissions to others without limitation. Denver Institute for Faith & Work shall be free to use such submissions, including any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained therein, for any purpose whatsoever including but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing programs, services or projects based upon such submissions, without any obligation to you. Denver Institute for Faith & Work agrees to use any personally identifiable information included in such submissions in accordance with the Denver Institute for Faith & Work Privacy Policy. You retain ownership of any copyrights or other intellectual property rights applicable to any information you submit to Denver Institute for Faith & Work.

You acknowledge that you are responsible for any submissions you make to the Site, and that you, and not Denver Institute for Faith & Work, will have full responsibility for each such submission, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and compliance with copyright law. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, indecent, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. In addition, you are prohibited from posting or transmitting any information which (a) infringes the rights of other or violates their privacy or publicity rights, (b) is protected by copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right, unless with the express written permission of the owner of such right, (c) contains a virus, bug, or other harmful item, or (d) is used to unlawfully collude against another person in restraint of trade or competition.

MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBILITY

You must be eighteen (18) or over to register as a member of Denver Institute for Faith & Work’s website. By registering as a member, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to abide by all of these terms and conditions. Each member is allowed to have only one membership.

MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION

To become a member of Denver Institute for Faith & Work, you must register and provide certain information, including a member username, a password and a valid email address (“Registration Data”). You agree to provide accurate Registration Data and to update your Registration Data as necessary to keep it accurate. Denver Institute for Faith & Work will use your Registration Data in accordance with its privacy policy.

MEMBERSHIP PRIVILEGES

As a Denver Institute for Faith & Work member, you may have the opportunity to participate in programs and to receive informational and promotional materials from Denver Institute for Faith & Work. Denver Institute for Faith & Work may change membership programs and privileges at any time.

MEMBERSHIP OBLIGATIONS AND RESTRICTIONS

You shall not use your membership to: (i) engage in fraudulent conduct or conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability; (ii) violate or attempt to violate, the security of the Site; (iii) access materials not intended for you; (iv) log into a server or account which you are not authorized to access; (v) disseminate any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of such solicitation; (vi) assist or permit any persons in engaging in any of the activities described above or (vii) interfere with another member’s use and enjoyment of the Site.

TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP

Denver Institute for Faith & Work reserves the right to terminate any membership at any time, for any reason or no reason, with or without notice.

TRADEMARKS

All marks designated as such are trademarks of Denver Institute for Faith & Work in the United States and other countries. All other marks, names, and logos mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners. You may not remove or alter any trademark. You may not use any trademark displayed on the Site without the express prior written permission of Denver Institute for Faith & Work or the respective owner, and nothing contained on this Site grants by implication, waiver, estoppel, or otherwise, any right to use such trademarks.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE

All information and screens appearing on this Site including documents, products, software and services, graphics, text elements, website design, logos, images, and icons, as well as the selection, assembly, and arrangement thereof, are the sole property of Denver Institute for Faith & Work Copyright © 2014 Denver Institute for Faith & Work, unless otherwise specified. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Except as otherwise required by applicable law, any reproduction, distribution, modification, retransmission, or publication of any copyrighted material is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of the copyright owner.

COPYRIGHT AGENTS

Denver Institute for Faith & Work RESPECTS THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OF OTHERS, AND WE ASK OUR USERS TO DO THE SAME. IF YOU BELIEVE THAT YOUR WORK HAS BEEN COPIED ON THE SITE IN A WAY THAT CONSTITUTES COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT AND APPEARS ON OUR WEBSITE, PLEASE PROVIDE Denver Institute for Faith & Work’S COPYRIGHT AGENT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

  1. an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  2. a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  3. a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
  4. your address, telephone number, and email address;
  5. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  6. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Denver Institute for Faith & Work’s Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement on its website is Jeff Haanen who can be reached as follows: [email protected]

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

You acknowledge and agree that this Site may include certain errors, omissions, outdated information which may affect the quality of the Materials and the Third Party Content. You acknowledge that neither the Materials nor the Third Party Content have been independently verified or authenticated in whole or in part by Denver Institute for Faith & Work and agree that Denver Institute for Faith & Work does not warrant the accuracy or timeliness of the Materials or the Third Party Content, and further agree that Denver Institute for Faith & Work has no liability for any errors or omissions in the Materials and the Third Party Content, whether provided by Denver Institute for Faith & Work or its licensors.

Denver Institute for Faith & Work, FOR ITSELF AND EACH OF ITS LICENSORS, MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTEES AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED ON THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE MATERIALS AND THE THIRD PARTY CONTENT. UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY STATED, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SITE AND ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” AND “WHERE-IS” BASIS, AND IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. ALL CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, Denver Institute for Faith & Work SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY CLAIMING THROUGH YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USING, DISPLAYING, COPYING, OR DOWNLOADING ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED ON THE SITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL Denver Institute for Faith & Work BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, EXTRAORDINARY, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) HOWEVER ARISING, WHETHER FOR BREACH OR IN TORT, EVEN IF Denver Institute for Faith & Work HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

ADDITIONAL RIGHTS

Certain jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or limitation of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the exclusions set forth above may not apply to you.

 

DOWNLOADS

Denver Institute for Faith & Work cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site will be free of infection, viruses, worms, or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive qualities. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the site and the Internet.

DATA QUALITY

All information submitted to Denver Institute for Faith & Work is transmitted via industry standard methods of data collection and transmittal. Our data storage devices are designed to accurately and safely store your data, thereby substantially minimizing the possibility of data corruption. If for any reason, you need to contact Denver Institute for Faith & Work for the purpose of correcting inaccurate data transmittal, contact us at: [email protected]

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement on our home page and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

AGREEMENT

By using this website, you agree to our Internet Privacy and Usage Policy and to the use of the information we receive and collect as stated herein and in ways we may notify you of in the future. By providing any personal information to this site, you acknowledge that you fully understand and consent to the collection and processing of such information. We reserve the right at our discretion to modify this Internet Privacy and Usage Policy at any time. Your continued use of this site following the posting of changes to these terms means you accept these changes.