Last modified: [3/20/2017]
The DALE Foundation (“we,” “us” or “our”) has a firm commitment to protecting the integrity and privacy of the users of our website and products.
Changes to This Policy
Children Under the Age of 13
You must be at least 13 years old to use the Website and the Products. Our Website and Products are not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information.
Personal Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
How We Use and Share Your Information
The personal information you share will be used to fulfill your request or complete the transaction you initiated. We may also use this information to contact you and send you periodic mailings from us or our affiliates or partners with information on new products and services or upcoming events. You may also be asked to consent to specific uses of your information at the time you provide personal information to us. If you provide us with your telephone number via the Website, we will use your telephone number only to contact you about the request or transaction, such as a Product purchase, that you have initiated via the Website.
We also collect technical information about your use and interaction with our Website, products and services, which we use to understand trends on the Website and Product use and to generally improve our Website, products and services. We may, for example, perform statistical analyses of aggregate user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of various areas on our Website.
We may use your personal information to compile and display content and information that we think you might be interested in. We also may use your information on an aggregate basis — without personal identifiers — for purposes such as to develop and display new features and content for the Website and Products or to provide others with aggregate information about our users and the usage patterns of the Website and Products. We also may perform statistical analyses of user behavior (on an aggregate basis) to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Website and our Products.
We may share your information with our affiliate organizations, including the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). We will not sell or otherwise transfer or disclose your personal information, including your name, email address, street address or phone number, to third parties without your prior consent except: (a) as may be necessary for such third parties to provide services to us or deliver the Products; (b) as may be required by federal, state or local law or by rules regulating the oral healthcare professions; or (c) as may be required to protect the rights, property, interests or personal safety of our Website, the DALE Foundation or our officers, directors, employees, members, other users, and/or the public, or in the event of a bankruptcy, transfer of assets, reorganization or other restructuring.
Cookies and Other Online Tracking Technologies
How to Opt Out
All DALE Foundation communication, whether via email or U.S. mail, provides information on how to unsubscribe quickly and easily. If you wish to opt out of receiving all communications from the DALE Foundation and its affiliates (“do not contact”), or from being included in list exchanges with like-minded organizations (“do not exchange”), you can also contact us by calling us at 1-877-510-3253, sending an email message to email@example.com, or writing to us at 444 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60611.
Please note that it is not possible for you to delete your profile from our database or to delete all traces of your activity on the Website or your purchase history.
Links to Third Party Sites
Security of Information
We use technical and organizational security measures to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information provided to us. However, no information security safeguards can be guaranteed to be completely secure, so you should use caution whenever providing personal information online, electronically or otherwise.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Law California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits California residents to annually request, free of charge, information about personal information (if any) disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year. If applicable, this information would include a list of the categories of personal information that was shared and the names and addresses of all third parties with whom we shared information in the immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in writing to:
Attn: Shine the Light Disclosure
The DALE Foundation
444 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
The DALE Foundation
444 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 970
Chicago, IL 60611