Privacy Statement

PRIVACY

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for mcpihome.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1.      What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2.      What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3.      The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4.      How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.


Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information 
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  •          See what data we have about you, if any.
  •          Change/correct any data we have about you.
  •          Have us delete any data we have about you.
  •          Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security 
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Registration 
In order to use this website, a user must first complete the registration form. During registration a user may be required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the services provided by MCPI.

 
Orders 
We request information from you on our order form. To register for events and renew membership, you must provide contact information (like name and address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.


Cookies 
We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

Links 
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Surveys
From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site and MCPI events.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 517-482-0706 or via email.

 

TERMS OF USE

The Terms of Use set forth the terms and conditions that apply to your use of MCPIhome.com, collectively referred to as the Web Site. By using the Web Site, you agree to comply with all of the terms of use set forth herein. The right to use the Web Site is personal to you and is not transferable to any other person or entity.

Payment Policy
No dues shall be refunded to any member whose membership terminates for any reason.
Refunds must be requested 5 days prior to an event in writing or by email. Credits may be issued to be used for future event registrations.

Copyrights and Trademarks
A. All materials contained on the Web Site are copyright protected by the Michigan Council of Professional Investigators. All rights reserved.

B. No person is authorized to use, copy or distribute any portion the Web Site including related graphics.

C. Michigan Council of Professional Investigators (MCPI), and other trademarks and/or service marks, including logos and designs, found on the Web Site are trademarks/service marks that identify MCPI and the goods and/or services provided by MCPI. Such marks may not be used under any circumstances without the prior written authorization of MCPI.

Links to Third-Party Web Sites
MCPI may provide hyperlinks to third-party web sites as a convenience to users of the Web Site. MCPI does not control third-party web sites and is not responsible for the contents of any linked-to, third-party web sites or any hyperlink in a linked-to web site. MCPI does not endorse, recommend or approve any third-party web site hyperlinked from the Web Site. MCPI will have no liability to any entity for the content or use of the content available through such hyperlink.

No Representations or Warranties; Limitations on Liability
MCPI DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS, ANY PRODUCTS, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEB SITE, OR ANY SITES LISTED THEREIN, AND THE WEB SITE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY SUCH TRANSACTION. THE WEB SITE DO NOT WARRANT THAT IT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN IT WILL BE CORRECTED. THE WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS.

IN NO EVENT WILL THE WEB SITE OR ITS MEMBERS, MANAGERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND THE ASSIGNS OF SAME BE LIABLE FOR (1) ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS OR ANY INFORMATION, OR TRANSACTIONS PROVIDED ON THE WEB SITE OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEB SITE, EVEN IF THE WEB SITE OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR (2) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS AND/OR LISTINGS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED THROUGH THE WEB SITE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE WEB SITE' LIABILITY ARE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Web Site and its members, managers, officers, employees, agents and the assigns of same, from and against any and all loss, costs, expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses, claims, damages and liabilities related to or associated with your use of the Web Site and any violation of this Terms of Use by you.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction
This Terms of Use constitutes a contract made under and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with state and federal laws.

Changes to These Terms of Use
MCPI reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time by posting new Terms of Use at this location.

Last Update
This Terms of Use was last updated on May 31, 2017.

Contact Information
Questions or comments regarding the Web Site should be sent by email to or by mail to Michigan Council of Professional Investigators, 235 N Pine St., Lansing, MI 48933.