Last updated: 15 May 2018
The European Chemoreception Research Organization (“ECRO”) respects the privacy of its members and other visitors to its web site. This Privacy Statement describes how ECRO treats personal information when you use ECRO’s Web site located at www.ecro-online.com (each, the “Site”). This Privacy Statement does not address or govern any information gathering, use, or dissemination practices related to information collected from the user (referred to as "you" or "your") other than directly through or from the Site, such as from telephone, postal mail, additional offline means or media. By using the Site, you agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Statement.
The information contained in this Site is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by ECRO and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make
no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information,
products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of ECRO. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
Every effort is made to keep the Site up and running smoothly. However, ECRO takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the Site being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
“Personally Identifiable Information” is information that identifies you as an individual. The Personally Identifiable Information we collect is what you tell us about yourself.
Data collected by ECRO are used to provide better service to ECRO members and other users of ECRO's website. ECRO may share personally identifiable information collected through the Site with ECRO staff and third party vendors for internal business purposes, and may disclose personally identifiable information as required by law or legal process, such as if the data are subpoenaed.
The General Data Protection Policy of 2016 (“GDPR”, EU regulation 2016/679) replaces the EU Data Protection Directive of 1995. Its purpose is to protect the rights of individuals and to ensure that personal data are not processed without their knowledge, and, wherever possible, that it is processed with their consent.
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ECRO uses email as a method to communicate with members and colleagues. If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement, the practices of this Site, or dealings with this Site, you can contact ECRO. You may also contact us if you wish to opt out of online communications from ECRO. Further, users may contact us to correct or modify information previously provided. Users may opt out of receiving emails at any time. Please use the provided link in some of the email or contact firstname.lastname@example.org directly.
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