PRIVACY POLICY

We respect your right to privacy and will attempt to protect it when you visit our website. Disability Rights Nebraska provides this website as a public service - you do not have to provide any personal information in order to enter and browse. The extent and type of information we receive depends on what you do while you are visiting our website.

Disability Rights Nebraska collects no personal information about you when you visit our website unless you specifically and knowingly choose to provide such information to us or as described below. If you choose to provide information to us, we use it only to fulfill your request for information or services.

Statistical Information Collected and Stored Automatically
Our website automatically records website usage information that we analyze statistically to track operational problems, to prevent fraud and to improve the effectiveness, security and integrity of the site. This information does not identify you personally and we do not use this information to track or record information about individuals. We will disclose this information to third parties only in aggregate form or as may be required by law.

Information That You Voluntarily Provide
If you voluntarily provide us with personal information, for example by sending an e-mail or by filling out a form and submitting it through our Website, you are indicating voluntary consent for us to use the information you are submitting to respond to your message and to help us provide you with the information and services that you have requested. We make every effort to disclose clearly how information is used at the point where it is collected so that our users can determine for themselves whether they wish to provide the information.

Sharing and Disclosure of Information.
Your submission, including personal information, may be shared within Disability Rights Nebraska or others if necessary to address matters raised in your submission as allowed by the Network's systems of records or as otherwise required or authorized by statute, including requests from Congress, Freedom of Information Act requests from private individuals or companies, for law enforcement purposes, for routine agency uses subject to the Privacy Act, or under our access and public record rules.

Any comments that you submit to Disability Rights Nebraska on a proposed rulemaking, petition, or other document for which public comment is requested will be made public, including any personally identifiable information you include in your submission. We may share non-personally identifiable information with others, including the public, in aggregated form, in partial or edited form, or verbatim.

We do not collect, give, sell or rent any personal information to third parties for commercial marketing.

Retention of Information.
We may retain electronically submitted information as long as necessary to respond to your request. If you use an on-line form to receive filing software or to register for informational e-mail updates, or for other purposes, information you provide may be retained so that we can notify you about changes or upgrades, where appropriate.

Security of Personal Information
E-mail that you send to us is not necessarily secure against third-party interception or misdirection. For your own protection, you may wish to communicate sensitive information using a method other than e-mail.

For website security purposes and to ensure that our website remains available to all users, Disability Rights Nebraska computer systems that support the website use industry-standard methods and software to monitor and audit network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Anyone visiting our website expressly consents to such monitoring and auditing.

Links To Other Sites
Our website contains links to the websites of other government, public and private organizations that are outside of our control. When you follow a link to another site, you leave the Disability Rights Nebraska site and your website interactions are no longer protected by our privacy policy. Disability Rights Nebraska is not responsible for, and does not endorse the privacy or security practices and content of non-Disability Rights Nebraska websites.

Cookies
A cookie is a piece of data stored by a website or service on a user's computer that allows the website or service to recognize the user's unique computer. You can remove or block cookies by changing the settings on your browser.

Some videos embedded in the Disability Rights Nebraska website may set a persistent cookie when you click to play the video. These cookies are stored on your computer's hard drive and allow the third party video provider to record and track the website that you have visited and which videos you have played. The third party video service provider uses this information, among other things, to maintain accurate statistics of video use and to customize the video service for individual users. Further information regarding the handling of these cookies is available in the privacy statements available on the video providers' websites. The Federal Government has guidelines for the use of persistent cookies. The goals of the guidelines are to enable the useful functioning of federal websites while protecting individual privacy. See OMB Guidance for Implementing the Privacy Provisions of the E-Government Act of 2002, M-03-22 (September 26, 2003), modifying M-00-13 (June 22, 2000), available online at http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/memoranda/m03-22.html. Pursuant to these guidelines, the Chairman's Office has issued a waiver to allow this use of persistent cookies when you use the third party video players embedded on the Network's website. This was done because a prohibition on the use of persistent cookies would bar Disability Rights Nebraska at the present time from taking advantage of the enhanced video services possible through the use of commercial video service providers. If you would like to view a video without the use of persistent cookies, a link to download the video file is typically provided just below the video.

For the purposes of improving the services delivered via DisabilityRightsNebraska.org, all visitors will periodically be given the opportunity to provide feedback about the website. During periods when feedback is collected, a visitor's browser will automatically set a persistent cookie to register that a user has been presented with the opportunity to provide this feedback, and to avoid repeatedly requesting feedback on subsequent visits. Pursuant to these guidelines, the Chairman's Office has issued a waiver to allow this use of persistent cookies when regarding the website's feedback mechanism.

Interaction With Children
Our Website contains some pages that offer educational content to children. It is Disability Rights Nebraska policy, in compliance with the requirements of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), not to collect information online about or from children age 13 and under, except when it is needed to identify a submission or to answer a question. Under no circumstances will any of this information be used for another purpose or shared with third parties, nor will personally identifying information be published on the Disability Rights Nebraska website.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Agreement to Terms
Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using this Disability Rights Nebraska website. By accessing or using this site in any way, including, without limitation, use of any of the Services, downloading of any Materials, or merely browsing the Site, you agree to and are bound by the Terms of Use.
If you do not agree to the terms discussed here, you should exit this site now.
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes as you are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Your continued use of this Disability Rights Nebraska website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

Copyright Notice
Everything on this site is copyrighted. The copyrights are owned by Disability Rights Nebraska or the original creator of the material. However, you are free to view, copy, print, distribute, and post Disability Rights Nebraska material from this site, as long as:
• You use the material for information purposes only.
• You use the material for non-commercial purposes only.
• You do not misrepresent the material.
• You retain all copyright notices affixed to the material and also include the following copyright notice on each document: "Copyright © 2013 Disability Rights Nebraska. All Rights Reserved."
This permission does not extend to materials owned by other content providers that appear on the Disability Rights Nebraska website.

No Warranty
While Disability Rights Nebraska attempts to provide accurate information on this web site, it assumes no responsibility for accuracy. Disability Rights Nebraska may change the information on the site, or the programs and services mentioned, at any time without notice.
There is no promise or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness, adequacy, timeliness, or relevance of the information contained on this website.Material on this site is provided "as is" and does not constitute a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. Disability Rights Nebraska disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied. This includes but is not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. It also includes any expressed or implied warranties arising from any course of dealing, usage, or trade practice.

No Legal Advice
The material provided in this web-site is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice to any individual or group. Disability Rights Nebraska assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of this information or for its applicability to any individual, group, or situation, or for any actions taken in reliance upon it. Neither the content on this web site nor transmissions between you and Disability Rights Nebraska through this web site are intended to provide legal or other advice or to create an attorney-client relationship.
Questions concerning how the material set forth here applies to any person's own situation should be discussed with that person's attorney.

Links
The information and services provided through links on this site are independent of Disability Rights Nebraska and are for your convenience only. Disability Rights Nebraska does not endorse the companies or organizations and is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, including without limitation any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to a linked site.
We make no representations concerning the content of sites listed in any of our directories of resources. Consequently, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in sites listed in our directories of resources or otherwise linked from or to our site.
Linked sites may also send their own cookies to users, collect data, solicit personal information, or contain information that you may find inappropriate or offensive. Whenever you give out personal information online that information can be collected and used by people you don't know. Disability Rights Nebraska cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online; you make such disclosures at your own risk.

Limitation of Liability
Any opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations on this web site are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the view of the agencies that provide funding for the services of Disability Rights Nebraska.
Disability Rights Nebraska is not liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use --- or the inability to use --- the material on this site. This includes but is not limited to the loss of data or loss of profit, even if Disability Rights Nebraska was advised of the possibility of such damages.
Jurisdiction and Choice of Law
All claims or issues regarding this website, shall be governed according to the laws of the State of Nebraska without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Any legal action concerning these Terms or this website must be brought within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Lincoln, Nebraska, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Use of Federal Funds
This website is made possible by funding support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: the Administration on Developmental Disabilities, and the Center for Mental Health Services of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; and from the Rehabilitation Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Education. The contents of this website are solely the responsibility of Disability Rights Nebraska and do not necessarily represent the official views of any of these agencies.
Disability Rights Nebraska does not use federal funds to support any legislative lobbying.