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Information use and distribution
The Global Conservatoire will treat any personally identifiable information that is collected on this website in a secure manner.
The Global Conservatoire may use personal information collected from its websites for the purpose of future communication about upcoming events or available programs, offers, updates, and reminders. A user may opt-out of these mailing lists at any time.
The Global Conservatoire may use personal information collected in connection with a specific function only to support that function. For example, a user may opt to complete and submit a mailing list request, an application form, or a registration form. Requests for information and private communications submitted through Global Conservatoire services are not monitored.
The Global Conservatoire may also share your personal data with government and law enforcement agencies or regulators to:
- comply with a legal process, subpoena, order or other legal or regulatory requirement applicable to us,
- pursue available legal remedies or defend against legal claims.
User non-personal and/or de-identified information (such as a user’s browser software or the page a user requested) may be distributed to third parties to facilitate site analytics. This information is generally used to improve web presentation and utilization. Additionally, the Global Conservatoire may use this information for system administration (e.g., troubleshooting) purposes.
We share your information internally at the Global Conservatoire to facilitate and manage the purposes listed above. This includes third parties whom the Global Conservatoire engages to process your personal information on our behalf for the purposes stated above, such as vendors who help the Global Conservatoire with our communications, application processing, and web hosting. The Global Conservatoire will not sell, rent, or lease mailing lists or personal information to third-party organizations. Contact information provided to the Global Conservatoire is kept confidential and used only for the purposes specified when it was collected. The Global Conservatoire will not distribute a user’s personal information to third parties unless a user provides explicit consent to have their personal information shared with an identified third party or the Global Conservatoire has a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
- satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request
- enforce applicable Global Conservatoire policies, including investigation of potential violations of Global Conservatoire policies or procedures, or detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues
- protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of the Global Conservatoire, the Global Conservatoire’s faculty, staff, students, users or the public as required or permitted by law.