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PRIVACY POLICY

HomPNA Alliance - Privacy Policy

By accessing or using the HomePNA web site, you agree to the terms of the HomePNA Privacy Policy as outlined below. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use this site. HomePNA reserves the right to change its Privacy Policy from time to time at its sole discretion. Your use of this site will be subject to the most current version of the Privacy Policy at the time of such use.

Collection of personal information

When you engage in certain activities on this site such as downloading whitepapers or joining email lists, HomePNA may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, HomePNA may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including zip code), e-mail address, employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal identifying information. When ordering products or services or enrolling in events on the site, you may be asked to provide a credit card number. Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.

In the process of administering our site, we maintain and track usage through Web server logs. Web server logs provide such information as what types of browsers are accessing our site, what pages receive high traffic, and the times of day our servers experience significant load. We use this information to improve the content and navigation features of our site. It is not used to personally identify you.

We may also make use of third party services such as newsletters or blogs that provide personal information about you such as email addresses. We may make use of that information to contact you about membership or place you on an interest email list.

How your personal information is used

HomePNA collects your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. The information that you provide is also used as part of our effort to keep you informed about current activities and other products and services of HomePNA and selected third parties.

Please note, when you join HomePNA, sign-up to one of the HomePNA email lists, or download information from HomePNA, you may be opted into our regular newsletter, PR, and information FLASH update emails which are sent to recipients on a regular basis. You can opt-out of the newsletter at anytime by clicking on the "opt-out" link on the email. If an "opt-out" link is not provided, you can opt-out by using the contact us link on the website.

How we share your personal information

We will not sell, rent or lease to others telephone numbers or e-mail addresses. We will share the personal data you provide only with other HomePNA entities and/or business partners who are acting on our behalf for the uses described above, except as provided below (see Consent).

Consent

HomePNA will use and share the personally identifiable information you provided to us in ways related to those described above. We reserve the right to disclose any and all pertinent customer information to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate.

Reprinting personal information

Please note that any information you post to a public or member bulletin board or chat room is available to all persons accessing that site.

Privacy related concerns

Should you have any questions or concerns relating to this Privacy Statement or compliance with it, please use HomePNA's contact us link.

Last updated March 18, 2009