Copyright/Privacy/Disclaimer

Copyright Disclaimer

PRSM content is copyright 1995-2014 by Professional Retail Store Maintenance® Association.

Information published on this web site and in print form — original PRSM content, current and past issues of Professional Retail Store Maintenance and all other content — is intended for use as an information resource. It is provided for personal use only and commercial use or reproduction is strictly prohibited.

PRSM assumes no liability for opinions expressed in editorial content contributed directly to Professional Retail Store Maintenance or any other publication carried online.  PRSM is not responsible for claims made in advertisements.

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Privacy

PRSM respects the privacy of its members and other visitors to its web site.  To protect online privacy, PRSM has implemented the following policy.

What Information Does PRSM Collect?

Most data PRSM collects is used only to help us better serve our members. It is our general policy to collect and store only personal information that our members and visitors knowingly provide. If our privacy policies change, we will notify all users by e-mail or a special announcement placed on the Web site.

PRSM does not collect any personal information from users browsing its Web site. Only aggregate data -- such as the number of hits per page -- are collected. Aggregate data are only used for internal and marketing purposes and do not provide any personally identifying information.

For PRSM's Members, Conference Registrants, and Other Visitors:

To gain access to members-only resources and personalization features on www.prsm.com members and other users are asked to register and provide some limited information. This information is submitted voluntarily. PRSM asks users to provide their name, organization name, business phone, and e-mail. Similar information may be submitted to PRSM through membership applications, conference or seminar registration, subscriptions, etc. Additionally, for some e-mails sent in HTML format by PRSM to its members through its listservs and electronic newsletters, we will collect specific information regarding individual content needs from PRSM Association. Information collected through this tracking feature includes: name and email address of a user and a profile of their content requests from PRSM. PRSM only uses this information to enhance distribution of its products and information. This information is not sold or distributed in any other manner.

Credit Card Account Information:

PRSM does not disclose credit card account information provided by its members and customers. When members and customers choose to pay using their credit cards, PRSM submits the information needed to obtain payment to the appropriate clearinghouse.

What Privacy Issues Arise With Links To Other Sites?

This Web site contains links to other web sites. PRSM has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy policies or content or such sites.

Consent To Use Photographic Images

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, PRSM events constitutes an agreement by the registrant to PRSM's use and distribution (both now and the future) of the registrant's or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events and activities.   

What Means Of Redress Are Available?

If any User suspects PRSM has handled its personal information in a manner that does not comply with this privacy statement, please contact PRSM Executive Director at pdameron@prsm.com.

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Disclaimer

PRSM makes available this Web site and the information and services contained herein in furtherance of its mission and goals. While PRSM makes every effort to present accurate and reliable information on this site, PRSM does not endorse, approve or certify such information, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, or timeliness of such information. Use of such information is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review by qualified experts. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process or service does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favoring by PRSM.

On this site, live "links" to other Web sites can be accessed. Such external sites contain information created, published, maintained, or otherwise posted by institutions or organizations independent of PRSM.  PRSM does not endorse, approve, certify, or control these external sites and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, or timeliness of information located at such sites. Use of any information obtained from such sites is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review by qualified experts. Reference therein to any specific commercial product, process or service does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favoring by PRSM.

PRSM assumes no responsibility for consequences resulting from use of the information contained herein, or from use of the information obtained at linked sites, or in any respect for the content of such information. PRSM is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, reliance on, or performance of such information.

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