- Verifying member status as licensed providers of legal services and promoting their credentials, services and expertise to the public;
- Providing Continuing Professional Development Programs to its members and the general public;
- Providing members with information about and access to products and services which promote the objectives of the Association;
- Organizing and promoting conferences, social events and meet-ups, both in person and in metaverse platforms and using other media and meeting technology; and
- Any other activities which further the aims and goals of the Association.
(collectively, the “Services”).
Information We Collect
We collect and use your information to provide our Services and improve them over time.
Information Collected Upon Registration: When you create or reconfigure an account, you provide some personal information, such as your name, contact information, payment information, email address, etc. Some of this information, for example, your name and username, may be listed publicly as part of our Services, including on your profile page and in search results. Some Services, such as search, public user profiles and viewing lists, do not require registration. We do not knowingly collect information from children under 13 years old. Registration requires a birth date to register for our service, you will not be able to enter a birth date that indicates that you are less than 13 years old.
Log Data: Our servers automatically record information (“Log Data”) created by your use of the Services. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, the referring domain, pages visited, and search terms. Other actions, such as interactions with advertisements, may also be included in Log Data.
Links: the Website may keep track of how you interact with links by redirecting clicks or through other means. We do this to help improve our Services, and to be able to share aggregate click statistics such as how many times a particular link was clicked on.
Cookies: Like many websites, we use “cookie” technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our Services, but we do not require cookies for many parts of our Services such as searching and looking at public user profiles or lists. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer’s hard disk. the Website may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to improve our Services. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit.
Device Identifiers: When you use a mobile device like a tablet or phone to access our service, we may access, collect, monitor, store on your device, and/or remotely store one or more “device identifiers.” A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to your device.
Metadata: Metadata is usually technical data that is associated with user content. For example, Metadata can describe how, when and by whom a piece of user content was collected and how that content is formatted. Users can add or may have Metadata added to their user content including tags, location, work, education and other Metadata. This makes your user content more searchable by others and more interactive.
You may decide to send the Website personally identifying information in an e-mail message which might contain information or inquiries about Website products or services. the Website will use this information to identify you as a the Website member and to respond to the electronic mail. Website will only use the information obtained to resolve the issue identified in the email. We never sell e-mail addresses. You may change or request deletion of your personal information by contacting info@MetBA.io.
Third Party Services: We use a variety of services hosted by third parties to help provide our services, and to help us understand the use of our services, such as Google Analytics. These services may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP request.
How We Use Your Information
- help you efficiently access your information after you sign in
- remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Website;
- provide personalized content and information to you and others, which could
- include online ads or other forms of marketing;
- provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of the Website;
- develop and test new products and features;
- monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic Patterns; and
- diagnose or fix technology problems.
Information about you and your use of the Website may be aggregated with other information collected on the Website or otherwise used in ways that do not personally identify you or constitute personally identifiable information. This type of aggregated or statistical information may be used by us to improve the quality of the Website or for other purposes that we may deem appropriate.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We do not disclose your private information except in the limited circumstances described here.
Your Consent: We may share or disclose your information with your consent, such as when you use a third party web client to access your account.
Law and Harm: We may disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect the Website’s rights or property.
Non-Private or Non-Personal Information: We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal information, such as your public bio or the number of users who clicked on a particular link (even if only one did).
Modifying Your Personal Information
If you are a registered user of the Website , we provide you with tools to access or modify the personal information you provided to us and associated with your account.
Other Websites and Services
Changes to this Policy
While the Website continues to work hard to protect your personal information, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure, and Website cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Website. Transmitting personal information is done at your own risk.
Contact the Website
The Website welcomes your questions and comments about security and privacy. Please send any questions or comments via email to info@MetBA.io.