Privacy Policy

Effective 2 May 2016

At the Boris Lurie Art Foundation, we are committed to respecting and protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use and share information about you that we obtain through your use of our website (the “Website”).

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to understand how we will treat your information before you provide us with any information about you.

BY USING THE Website, YOU ARE ACCEPTING AND CONSENTING TO THE PRACTICES DESCRIBED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY (INCLUDING AS CHANGED FROM TIME TO TIME). IF, FOR ANY REASON, YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE STOP USING THE WEBSITE IMMEDIATELY.

WHO WE ARE

As used in this Privacy Policy, the terms "Boris Lurie Art Foundation" and “we”, “us” and “our” refer to the Boris Lurie Art Foundation, a Delaware not-for-profit non-stock corporation located in New York. These terms also include our vendors and contractors and agents, except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy.

TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED

Information Provided By Using the Website

We collect certain information to help us operate and provide the Website to you. We collect this information when you use the Website, including:

  • Information about the device(s) you use to access the Website, including MAC address, IP address, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, device type, and device identifiers;

  • Information about your visits to the Website, including the full URL clickstream to, through and from these websites (including date and time);

  • Information we need and use to facilitate your use of the Website (including to provide access to third party websites and services), such as URL requests, destination IP addresses, or device configuration details;

Information You Provide to Us

  • We collect information you provide directly to us through the Website, including when you provide your name and contact information, and send information to us through the Website.

  • In addition, if you send us an email, fill out a feedback form, call us, or communicate with us in any other way, we will collect that information in order to respond to your request, feedback, or question. We will use and share information you provide to us only as described in this Privacy Policy.

Personal Information

Some of the information we collect through your use of the Website or communications with us, such as your name, address or email address, may personally identify you. We will treat this information as “Personal Information.” We will also treat as Personal Information any non-identifiable information that is combined with Personal Information.

Aggregate or Anonymized Information

We may combine non-Personal Information about your use of the Website or Services with similar information that we obtain from other users for use in an aggregate or anonymous manner.

Other Collection of Information

We will not ask for or request sensitive information such as government identifiers, medical information or financial information (other than for payment of services provided to you). Please do not provide such information to us through emails, feedback forms or in any other way.

HOW INFORMATION IS USED

We may use any information, including Personal Information, we collect to:

  • Allow us to operate and provide the Website, including administration, internal operations, troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;

  • Manage your access to the Website;

  • Send you information that allows you to use the Website;

  • Comply with applicable laws and regulations and other legal requirements;

  • Maintain the security of the Website;

  • Provide you with information about goods or services that may interest you; and

  • Send you emails about updates, information or alerts regarding the Website.

We may use non-Personal Information to improve the Website and present content in the best way for you and for your device(s).

HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION

We will not sell or share your information, including Personal Information, with third parties for the third party's own direct marketing purposes.

We may share your information, including Personal Information, with our vendors, service providers and agents to the extent reasonably necessary to provide you with the Website. To that end, We may share your information, including Personal Information with:

  • Service providers and contractors to the extent reasonably necessary to enable us provide the Website;

  • A third party that acquires the Boris Lurie Art Foundation or a majority of its assets, if that third party obtains the rights to provide the Website and subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy;

  • A third party with whom we are required to share information about you under applicable law or regulations, court order or other legal requirements or governmental authorities;

  • You, upon your request;

  • Other third parties with your express consent to do so.

We may share non-Personal Information, aggregate or anonymous information with analytics, search engine or other service providers that help us improve the Website;

If we receive a request from a governmental authority to provide it with your Personal Information, we will take reasonable attempts to notify you of such request, to the extent possible.

COOKIES

The Website may use cookies and similar technologies to support the functionality of the Website. This provides a better experience when you visit the Website and allows us to improve the Website.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

You can find more information about the types of cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Type of Cookie

Purpose of Cookie

Strictly Necessary 

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to browse our Website and use its features. The information collected by these cookies relate to the operation of our Website, for example website scripting language and security tokens to maintain secure areas of our Website. 

Performance / Analytics 

These cookies collect anonymous information about how you use our Website, for example which pages you visit most often, whether you receive any error messages, and how you arrived at our Website. Information collected by these cookies is used only to improve your use of our Website and never to identify you. These cookies are sometimes placed by third-party providers of web traffic analysis services. We use Google Analytics. For information on how Google processes and collects your information in regard to this product and how you can opt-out, please see here

Functionality

These cookies remember choices you make, for example the country you visit our Website from, your language and any changes you have made to text size or other parts of web pages that you can customise, in order to improve your experience of our Website and to make your visits more tailored and enjoyable. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and cannot be used to track your browsing activity on other websites.

Please note that third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Most internet browsers are automatically set up to accept cookies. However, if you want to refuse or delete any cookies (or similar technologies), please refer to the help and support area on your internet browser for instructions on how to block or delete cookies. Please note you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of our Website, including certain personalized features, if you delete or disable cookies.

YOUR CHOICES

You may have the opportunity to receive certain communications from us related to the Website. If you provide us with your email address in order to receive communications, you can opt out at any time by using the unsubscribe links at the bottom of our emails.

Please note that certain emails may be necessary to provide you with the Website. You will continue to receive these emails, if appropriate, even if you unsubscribe from our optional communications.

Some browsers support a “Do Not Track” feature, which is intended to be a signal to websites that you do not wish to be tracked across different websites you visit. Certain legal obligations require that we disclose how websites we operate react to Do Not Track signals. The Website does not currently change the way they operate based upon detection of a Do Not Track or similar signal.

Please note that we cannot control how third party websites or online services you visit through Website respond to Do Not Track signals. Check the privacy policies of those third parties for information on their privacy practices.

YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e­mail to [email protected]

SECURITY

The security of your information is important to us. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your information, we cannot guarantee against access to your Personal Information by unauthorized third parties. The security of your information transmitted to or through our Website is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use appropriate and necessary administrative, technical and physical controls to attempt to prevent unauthorized access to it.

Children

The Website is not directed toward children under 13 years of age nor do we knowingly collect information from children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, you are not permitted to submit any Personal Information to us.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

The Website may include links to and from the websites of third parties. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for such privacy policies. Please check the privacy policies applicable to any other website you access via the Website before you submit any Personal Information to such other website.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted on the Website when the changes become effective, and will be effective with respect to you upon your use of the Website after the changes have been posted or upon any other indication of your consent. Your continued access to the Website may be conditioned on your consent to changes to this Privacy Policy.

CONTACT

Questions, comments, requests and other communications regarding this Privacy Policy are welcomed and should be addressed to [email protected].