North America Union Patent and Trademark Office and North America Intellectual Property Corporation conduct NAIP Portal Site (hereinafter referred to as the “NAIP Portal”)
- NAIP Portal servers automatically log information about the pages you have browsed, your IP address and Internet domain name for the purpose of evaluating improvements in content and systems administration. The information collected is used only by site administrators to perform statistical analyses and is not used in coordination with any personally identifiable data analyses.
- When you create a NAIP Portal Member account or adjust your personal settings, the NAIP Portal places a “cookie” (a uniquely identifiable text file) onto your computer. The cookie does not contain sufficient information to divulge your personal identity and only stores information used in customizing your homepage settings and similar data. NAIP Portal servers can only access the cookies they have stored on your computer and cannot access cookies stored by other websites. You may choose not to accept NAIP Portal cookies by adjusting your web browser’s security settings. However you will not be able to personalize your NAIP Portal homepage, access the NAIP Portal Member Center or enjoy other related services.
- Typically, visitors to the NAIP Portal need neither declare their identities nor disclose any personal information. Upon registering as a NAIP Portal Member or participating in a NAIP Portal event, we may ask you to supply personal information such as name, e-mail address, so that we may provide you with more accurate and relevant information on NAIP Portal services. The NAIP Portal will never sell or disclose this information to third parties or non-affiliated organizations without your permission, except in limited cases where required to do so by law. The NAIP Portal also strictly prohibits unauthorized use of your information by NAIP’s employees.
- Your email address is used solely for the purposes of NAIP Portal-user communication and interaction. Although the NAIP Portal makes every effort protect your email, you accept the risk that this information, through illegal means or circumstances beyond the control of the NAIP Portal, may be made publicly available or obtained by others. The NAIP Portal is neither responsible for the behavior of these persons nor liable for any damages arising from their actions. Please consider carefully which information you choose to divulge.