Privacy Policy / Disclaimer

Welcome to our website. If you browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use which, together with our copyright, privacy policy, and disclaimer govern The Reiki Alliance’s relationship with you in relation to this website.

The term ‘The Reiki Alliance’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website The Reiki Alliance, a Washington Not for Profit corporation, whose registered office is 4509 S Roxbury St., Seattle, WA 98118, United States. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not our property or licensed to us, are acknowledged on the website.

Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It is your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not agree they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use is subject to the laws of the State of Washington, United States.

Privacy Policy

Welcome to The Reiki Alliance’s website! At The Reiki Alliance, we are committed to protecting your privacy. Our pledge going forward is to obtain your explicit consent prior to our limited collection of your personal information, to safeguard any personal data that you provide to us, and to use this information only within the scope of your affirmative consent.

The Reiki Alliance is committed to doing its part to ensure the Internet a safe and secure place for you online. The goal of this Privacy Policy is to advise you of the online privacy practices of The Reiki Alliance and to describe the choices you have about the way your collected information is used. We have created this revised Privacy Policy in order comply with current legal requirements and to demonstrate our continuing commitment to the privacy of personal information provided by those visiting and interacting with this website whether by as visitors or as members of The Reiki Alliance. Our Privacy Policy is designed to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site.

This policy will be periodically assessed against new technologies, business practices, legal requirements and what we believe to be your needs as either visitors or as members of The Reiki Alliance. By using our website you consent to our collection and use of your personal information only as described in this Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time with or without notice. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

When you visit this website you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis from website use or information collected on an aggregate basis as you as visitors or you as members of The Reiki Alliance as you browse our website. In order to protect your privacy we do not have or use a registration information system for visitors. Our registration system is used only by members of The Reiki Alliance. The only exception is that if you as a visitor choose to correspond with us using the onsite Contact us form, we retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our response or responses to your request for contact only for the time necessary to respond to your request for contact.

Similar to other commercial websites, our website utilizes web analytics to collect information about how our website is used. Information gathered through web analytics is non-personal data on the usage of our site including but not limited to the date and time of the visit, the pages visited, the referring web page, the type of browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc.), the type of operating system (e.g., Windows, Linux, or Mac), and the domain name of the visitor’s Internet service provider. This information is collected about thousands of site visits and analyzed as a whole and may include the date and time of visits, your IP address, the pages viewed, and time spent at our website.

Beyond answering generic email requests for contact from visitors, we use members’ personal information for the purposes of administering and maintaining our membership rolls and The Reiki Alliance’s business activities, providing the products and services requested by members, monitoring the use of the website service, improving our website content and service offerings, customizing our site’s content, layout, and for other lawful purposes. These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet visitors’ and members’ needs.

In order to establish your membership account, or in order to participate in various online or other programs offered through The Reiki Alliance and/or reikialliance.com, you may be asked to provide certain personally identifiable information to us such as your name, mailing address, email address, and phone number. You will always be informed about how this information will be used. We commit to only using this information in accordance with the Privacy Policy and terms provided to you at the time of collection and as updated from time to time. You will always be given the opportunity to decline providing this information. Members have the right to access their personal data and make choices about The Reiki Alliance’s use and collection of such data.

Members or visitor’s personal data will not be rented or sold to any third party. Such information is not shared with 3rd parties on an aggregate basis or for any other purpose. Personally identifiable information or business information is not shared with other parties except as required by law. We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our organization’s legal rights or to bring legal action against someone who may be violating our organization’s legal rights.

The Reiki Alliance uses Google Analytics, a third-party web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses “performance cookies” to analyze how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. You may prevent the use of Google Analytics by disabling cookies in your browser’s set up screen. You may prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software. Google’s Privacy Notice can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

We process your personal data as outlined above on the basis of the legal ground of consent to the processing of personal data based upon your particular individual use of our website. The consent involved is a free, specific, informed and unambiguous manifestation or affirmation which you as a website visitor or as a member of The Reiki Alliance give permission in the form of a communication, application or other apparent confirmation to the processing of your personal data.

We inform both website visitors and members of The Reiki Alliance that you can always withdraw your consent to any use by The Reiki Alliance of your personal data and can request deletion of your personal data either by email to info@reikialliance.com or by mail addressed to:

The Reiki Alliance
4509 S Roxbury St.
Seattle, WA 98118-5421
United States

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If or when changes are made to this Privacy Policy, we will email users who have given us permission to do so. We will post any changes here, so be sure to check back periodically. However, please be assured that if the Privacy Policy changes in the future, we will not use the personal information you have submitted to us under this Privacy Policy in a manner that is materially inconsistent with this Privacy Policy, without your prior consent. This privacy policy was last updated on May 25, 2018.

Disclaimer

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, we take no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control or available at all.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. Although the information is provided by us and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Therefore, any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

We may from time to time  include  information provided to us by third parties that we consider to be reliable, neither we or any third party make any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience and to provide you with further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). We likewise have no control over availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within those websites.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.  If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial, medical or any other matter you should consult an appropriate professional with expertise in that area.

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

 

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Privacy Policy / Disclaimer