The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde – Online Privacy
Commitment to Privacy
The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde are committed to
protecting your online privacy. During your use of our website, we may collect
certain information about you that you may consider private or confidential. We
are providing you with this notice to explain our policies for collecting
When you visit The
Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde website (www.grandronde.org), we track and
collect certain information that is non-personally identifiable. This
information includes: (i) your operating system, (ii) your web browser, (iii)
your IP address, (iv) the duration of your use; (v) the pages viewed; (vi)
search words; and (vii) dates and times that our site is accessed. This
information does not personally identify you, but is helpful for marketing
purposes or for improving your experience on our website.
You may be asked to provide personal information so that we
can respond to your request for information. We will not require you to provide
more information than is necessary to participate in any of our site
We may combine information collected online through the site
with any other data we have collected about you using our offline resources
including but not limited to surveys, comments, and market research.
Occasionally, we may also ask you to fill out an online
survey to obtain your suggestions or comments to better understand the
effectiveness of The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, this website or for
similar purposes. Providing this information is solely at your choice.
We currently use “cookies” on our website to detect your web
browser’s multimedia capabilities and to provide a unique identifier to your
computer so that we can generate statistics regarding website usage. Cookies
may also be used to help speed your future activities or to improve your user experience
by remembering information from your computer that was not voluntarily provided
by you (i.e., during registration) but does not include data that will identify
you personally. "Cookies" are text files that store very small bits
of information that help to identify you and your session interacting with a
website. To learn more specifics about how cookies work, please refer to the
help section of your web browser.
Disclosure of Information We Collect
The primary goal in collecting personal information is to
provide you, the user, with a customized experience on our network. This
includes personalized services, interactive communications, electronic
newsletters and many other types of services, all of which are completely free
By knowing a little about you, The Confederated Tribes of
Grand Ronde is able to deliver more relevant content and better service to you The
Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde does internal research on our visitors’
demographics, interests, and behavior based on the information provided to us
upon registration for email newsletters and other services. We do this to
better understand and serve our visitors.
When you are on the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde site
and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with The
Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde alone unless specifically stated otherwise.
We do not disclose to third parties any information obtained
through our website. Your information may be disclosed if necessary: (1) to
protect and defend our rights or property; (2) to comply with a court order or
other legal process or other legal requirements of any governmental
authorities, including but not limited to, authorities which regulate gaming
activities; or (3) in our sole discretion, in extraordinary circumstances in
which we deem such disclosure is prudent.
Our Commitment to Data Security
We take every reasonable precaution to keep your personal
information secure. We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial
procedures to safeguard the information we collect. Nevertheless, when
disclosing any personal information, you should remain mindful that there is an
inherent risk in the use of e-mail and the internet. Your information may be
intercepted without our consent can be collected illegally and used by others
without your consent. We cannot guarantee the security of any information you
disclose online, and you do so at your own risk.
Our website may provide links to other websites. We do not
endorse the materials disseminated at other websites. We are not responsible
for the content, validity, privacy policies or reliability of any website
linked to our site. The information practices of those Web sites linked to The
Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde site are not covered by this privacy
Removal from Database
To be removed from our e-mail database, send an e-mail to us
or call us. Be sure to include the e-mail address you used to register.
at any time, simply by posting such changes on the site. Any such change,
update, or modification will be effective immediately upon posting.