Privacy Policy

PRIVACY STATEMENT FOR TARRANTBAR.ORG
The goal of Tarrant County Bar Association (called “TCBA”) website (Tarrantbar.org) is to provide a rich array of information and online tools to Tarrant County Bar Association members and the public. To do this effectively, certain user data may be collected and/or reviewed so that we can understand our users and in turn make Tarrantbar.org more relevant to each individual user. Information about members and the public is used in different ways, as outlined below. If you have questions or comments, please contact tcba@tarrantbar.org.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU
When you visit the TCBA’s website (Tarrantbar.org), you are identifiable as a unique number, called an IP address. Your IP address is automatically collected in server logs. We use this information to help diagnose problems with our server and to analyze server traffic to learn which pages on Tarrantbar.org receive more or fewer visitors. This information is anonymous and cannot be traced back to a specific individual.

The TCBA and Tarrant County Bar Foundation share personal information with TCBA employees for Bar-related operations only. Contact information is shared with section chairs or committee members in accordance with our Privacy Policy to facilitate communications with those groups. The TCBA’s Lawyer Referral & Information Service (“LRIS”) does provide a LRIS member attorney’s office a phone number to a referred client who request it or contacts LRIS. We do not sell or otherwise distribute members’ email addresses. If you wish to be removed from the TCBA’s email mailings, please contact the Membership Director at (817) 338-4092.

USE OF COOKIES
In order to offer and provide a customized and personal service, our websites and applications may use cookies to store and help track information about you. Cookies are simply small pieces of data that are sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. We use cookies to help remind us who you are and to help you navigate our sites during your visits. Cookies allow us to save passwords and preferences for you so you won’t have to re-enter them each time you visit.

USER-SUPPLIED INFORMATION
Our site may use forms that require users to give us contact information (such as name, address, telephone numbers, email addresses), method of payment, and other information. We use this contact information from the forms to process orders, confirm event registrations and membership related items, and otherwise assist individuals with TCBA related activities. The contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary. Information regarding method of payment is collected for membership purposes and to check the users’ qualifications and bill the user for products and services.

Certain features of Tarrantbar.org allow members to request updates to their membership information. This typically includes name, address, email, telephone number and other data such as practice area(s), date of admission to the Bar, and Section/Committee membership. Access to some of these services is protected by a password. TCBA recommends that you not divulge your password to anyone.

To contact the Membership Department, email tcba@tarrantbar.org or call (817) 338-4092.

SECURITY
Features exist on this website that enable members to pay dues or sign up for an event online using their credit card. The information collected during these transactions is used solely by the TCBA for the purposes of completing the transactions and is not used for any other purpose whatsoever. Additionally, the information collected during those transactions is not sold to any third–party vendors.

Wherever a visitor’s personal information may be held by the TCBA or on its behalf, the TCBA intends to take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect this personal information from unauthorized access or disclosure.

LINKED SITES
The TCBA site contains links to other external websites that do not fall under our domain. The TCBA cannot control the use of cookies by outside sites and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such external websites.

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY
The TCBA is not structured to attract children. Accordingly, the TCBA does not intend to collect personal information from anyone we know to be under 13 years of age.

CONSENT
By using this website, you consent to the terms of the TCBA’s Privacy Policy for Tarrantbar.org and to the TCBA’s processing of Personal Information for the purposes given above, as well as those explained where the TCBA collects personal information on the web.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
We may change this Privacy Policy from time-to-time. If we do make a change, we will post the revised Privacy Policy on this Site. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically.

CONTACT INFORMATION
If users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at tcba@tarrantbar.org.

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