Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy Website Policies

By using this site, you are accepting the terms of these Website Policies. If you do not agree to the terms of these Website Policies, please do not use our site. Internet and electronic rights and responsibilities are still evolving. PRISMA reserves the right to modify or amend the terms of these Website Policies from time to time without notice. If you use our site after we post changes, it will mean that you accept those changes.

Linking and Copyright Information Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy (“PRISMA”) welcomes links to its official website: orchestra-academy.ca,. The text information prepared by PRISMA provided on the website may be copied and distributed without permission for personal use and to transmit information about PRISMA to potential students, participants, concert-goers, and supporters.

All audio, video, photographs, images, logos and graphic material of any sorts are the property of PRISMA, or are used by permission, and may not be copied, used or distributed in any form without permission. For some material, holding your cursor over the item may reveal the copyright information. If a copyright of third parties is indicated on a photo, graphic, video, audio, text or other material, or is apparent from the context, permission to use or copy these materials must be obtained from the original source.

PRISMA has a gallery of photographs in the Media section of the website. Permission is granted to use these photos in connection with a story or report on PRISMA without further authorization, provided that following copyright notice is included with the photo: © Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy, All Rights Reserved.

Limitations of Liability

PRISMA does its best to provide accurate information on its website and to correct any errors brought to our attention. We reserve the right, but not the duty, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this website at any time without notice. We do not monitor the accuracy of information provided on other websites, including those that may be linked to orchstra-academy.ca.

PRISMA presents the information on this website as a service to our users. We may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this website at any time without notice. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, PRISMA may change the availability of any features, institute new, or change existing, fees or charges; add, remove, modify or otherwise change any contents on this website; and/or impose limits on certain features or restrict access to parts or all of this website.

Other websites may be linked to this website. Regardless of whether a link has been permitted by us, PRISMA is not responsible for the contents of any linked website. We make no representations or warranties, and doe not endorse any linked website, the contents of any such website, the information appearing on any such website, or any of the products or services described on any such website.

Any use of or reliance on this website or its contents shall be at your sole risk.

PRISMA makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding this website or its contents, all of which are provided on an “AS IS” basis. PRISMA expressly disclaims all representations, warranties, conditions and endorsements. With respect to all information provided in this website or in links on this website, PRISMA makes no warranties of any kind, express or implied (including warranties of fitness for a particular purpose) and shall not be liable for any loss arising out of use of this information, including without limitation any indirect or consequential damages. PRISMA makes no warranty as to the accuracy, quality or completeness of the contents of this website, nor to title or non-infringement, nor to the absence of any malware or other harmful component. PRISMA does not warrant that this website will continue to operate, will operate without interruptions, or that it will be error-free.

In no circumstances shall PRISMA, its directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors or volunteers be responsible or liable for any loss or damages whatsoever, including (without limiting the generality of the foregoing) any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages, arising from or in connection with your use of, access to or your reliance on, or your inability to use or access, this website, any contents of this website, any external links on this website, any website linked to this website, or any contents thereof, or any website linking to this website, or any contents thereof.

PRIVACY

PRISMA is committed to internet and online privacy. You can visit most portions of this website without telling us who you are and without revealing any personal information. The only information we may collect from a normal web site visit is the name of your internet service provider, the browser and type of machine you are using, the web site that referred you to us, the pages you request and the date and time you request them. This information may be used to generate statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of the site to our visitors.

PRISMA collects email addresses and other personally identifiable data about visitors when such data is voluntarily submitted to this website. For example, our site uses forms for visitors to make inquiries about and applications for enrolment in, as well as online donations to, PRISMA. Information from the enrolment inquiries and forms is used to provide information and make decisions on student selection. Contact information from the donation form is used to provide acknowledgments and receipts and to send information about PRISMA and newsletters to our visitors.

Information necessary to process and record ticket, pass, merchandise and other purchases is also collected. All financial transaction-related electronic commerce data collected will be treated as confidential. This includes, but is not limited to, credit card information, debit card information and bank account information collected by PRISMA or third-party electronic commerce providers on behalf of PRISMA. All media in any form containing financial transaction data deemed confidential will be protected from unauthorized use, disclosure, modification, damage, or loss.

The information you provide to us on the website is for our sole use. We may also use or disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to applicable law or comply with legal process served on us or this site; (b) protect and defend our rights or property, this site or our users, and (c) act under emergency circumstances to protect the personal safety of us, our agents, site users, or the public. PRISMA is subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (BC) that provides a mechanism for disclosure on request of certain information to persons whose interests are affected by such information.

We occasionally use third parties, such as those providing mailings, outreach and promotion, to perform services on our behalf. These third parties have access to your personal information only as needed to perform their services for PRISMA and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of the personal information.

When information you provide arrives on our server, it is protected behind a firewall that allows only authorized users to access it. PRISMA uses industry accepted data collection and encryption methodologies to attempt to insure the secure collection and transmission of sensitive user information. While we try our best to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

PRISMA does not sell or otherwise disclose your personal information outside the organization, with the exception that names and mailing addresses may be exchanged with other organizations whose purposes are consistent with those of PRISMA. To opt out of having your membership information exchanged with other organizations, send us an email or postal mail to: Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy

7061D Duncan St.

Powell River, BC V8A 1W1

Canada

In your letter or email, give us you full name, mailing address (including city, province or state, postal code and country), email address, and a statement that you wish to restrict or exclude having information you have provided to PRISMA exchanged with other organizations. PRISMA may contact you by email to communicate informational messages that may be of interest to users of this website. You can opt-out of receiving future email from us by following the “unsubscribe” or “remove” instructions contained in emails we send you. PRISMA may also contact you by email to respond to any messages that you send us, including responses to requests to “unsubscribe” or “remove” names from email lists.

If you suspect that we have handled your personal information in a manner that does not comply with this policy, please contact us by emailing an explanation to administrator at this website domain address or sending us a letter by regular mail at .

Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy

7061D Duncan St.

Powell River, BC V8A 1W1

Canada