Why we collect personal information
We collect your personal information because it helps us stay in touch with you, and enables you to interact with this websites social features. When you interact with LAB's website, we may collect personal information relevant to the situation, such as your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, and contact preferences.
Publicly displayed information is public
If you use the commenting system or social networks linked to this website you should be aware that any information you share is visible to other users. Personally identifiable information you submit to one of these forums can be read, collected, or used by other individuals to send you unsolicited messages. Latin American Bureau is not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these online spaces. For example, if you choose to make information, which was previously non-public, available by enabling certain user features, Latin American Bureau will collect that information from your interaction and the information will become publicly available.
When we disclose your information
Latin American Bureau takes your privacy very seriously. Latin American Bureau does not sell or rent your contact information to other marketers.
At times we may be required by law or litigation to disclose your personal information. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that for law enforcement, or other issues of public importance, disclosure is necessary.
How we protect your personal information
Latin American Bureau takes precautions — including administrative, technical, and physical measures — to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
You can help us by also taking precautions to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. Change your passwords often using a combination of letters and numbers.
Cookies and other technologies
As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.
We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. Latin American Bureau will not use the information collected to market directly to that person.
In some of our email messages we use a "click-through URL" linked to content on the Latin American Bureau website. When customers click one of these URLs, they pass through a web server before arriving at the destination web page. We track this click-through data to help us determine interest in particular topics and measure the effectiveness of our communications. If you prefer not to be tracked simply avoid clicking text or graphic links in the email.
Our commitment to your privacy
As previously mentioned, Latin American Bureau takes protecting your privacy very seriously. To make sure your personal information is secure, we communicate these guidelines to Latin American Bureau staff and strictly enforce privacy safeguards within the organisation.
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