Privacy Policy

The North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic (the Clinic) does not collect personal information about you without your knowledge. If you choose to provide information on the Clinic’s website through site registration, surveys, or forms, that information becomes the property of the Clinic. We do not resell or distribute any information about you to business partners or other organizations for their own marketing or sales use. In some instances, the Clinic’s Web server uses “cookies” to provide you with better experiences while visiting our site. Such enhancements may include, but are not limited to providing you with customized content delivery. Cookies simply allow our Web server to recognize you when you access the website. They are very small text files that are placed on your hard drive (with your permission). Cookies cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses to your computer. The file is uniquely yours and can only be read by our server. By using this website, you signify your agreement with the Clinic’s Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”). We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time with or without notice to you. Any modifications will be posted to this page. Your continued use of the website after the Clinic has revised this Privacy Policy will indicate your acceptance of those revised terms.

Email Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to the Clinic. We never share any of your information with a third party. Only the Clinic will use your email address to send you communications with news, updates, and Content as they relate to you as a user of the website.

Email addresses, cookies, and aggregate information about which pages visitors access, and information volunteered by site visitors—such as user survey responses and site registrations—are used to improve the Content and Services of the website. The Clinic communications and executive staff also use website visitor data and usage information to assist in modifying, improving, and maintaining content and services hereunder.

Social Media Policy

The Clinic uses this site and our social media profiles to share helpful, interesting, and newsworthy information with our various audiences. We welcome comments, ideas, and concerns. While we encourage our audience to share thoughts and opinions on this site and our social media profiles, we expect that this will be done in a respectful manner. The Clinic asks that you not post comments that:

  • Disclose personal information
  • Violate the intellectual property rights, confidentiality or privacy of another
  • Include hate speech directed at race, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, religion or disability
  • Use aggressive, obscene or profane language, photos or images
  • Include statements that defame, harass, abuse, stalk, threaten or bully individuals or groups
  • Include statements that are illegal or encourage unlawful conduct
  • Promote services, products, or political organizations
  • Are off-topic from the specific content of the post
  • Promote or advertise personal projects from Clinic staff or Board members
  • Are irrelevant spam

The Clinic reserves the right to review and remove comments at its discretion and to block offenders of these guidelines.

Security of Collected Data

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain the accuracy of the data, and assist in complying with this Privacy Policy, the Clinic has established certain security protocols and procedures designed to safeguard and secure the information the Clinic collects through the website and prohibit unauthorized access to that information. Access to data that has been collected through the website is restricted to only those Clinic employees and agents who require such access for specific purposes. Messages that you send to the Clinic by email may not be secure. The Clinic recommends that you do not send any confidential information to us by email. If you choose to send confidential information to us via email, you accept the risk that a third party may intercept this information.

How to Contact Us About This Privacy Policy

For questions about the Clinic’s Privacy Policy please contact us at:
info@NSLegalAid.org
(847) 737-4042