Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Website Usage Policy

The court respects the privacy rights of all visitors to our website. The following describes how we will protect the information we receive and disseminate through this website. This statement is provided pursuant to Govrenment Code § 11015.5.

 

General Disclaimer

The information contained in this website is provided as a service to the court visitors. Any user of this information is hereby advised that it is being provided "as is." Though diligent efforts have been made to ensure accuracy, the information provided may be subject to errors or omissions. Visitors to this site agree that the Court is not liable for errors or omissions of the information provided.

 

No Substitute for Legal Advice

No warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, is made with respect to any information or third party sites accessed through this website. Further, this website is not a substitute for legal advice. Much of the information provided by this website is subject to change, so you should verify the accuracy and current status of any information published before relying upon it.

 


Information Collected and Stored

The Court does not collect any personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us.  Web servers automatically gather and store certain information.  Only the following information is collected and stored:

  • Your Internet domain and IP address. The Internet Protocol Address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer.
  • The type of browser and operating system you used to access our website.
  • The date and time of your access to our website.
  • The pages you view on our website.
  • The address of the website from which you reached us, if you come to our website from a link on another website.
  • Any downloaded form or document.

How the Information is Used

This information is used to make the site more useful to visitors. Information collected is used to diagnose problems and to learn about the number of visitors to the site and the types of technology they use; and to improve the content of the site. We do not track or record information about individuals. This information does not personally identify you. Your e-mail address is not automatically collected.

Personal information submitted through the website is typically used to respond to your message and for no other purpose. The Court does not create individual profiles with the information you provide or give it to any other public or private organization for commercial purposes or otherwise.

The Court may disclose personally identifiable information in response to legal process, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. The Court also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency’s request, or where the Court believes it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise required by law.

Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, the Court cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that the Court collects will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this pollicy.

 

Cookies

A cookie is a small file that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. Your computer will give the information in the cookie only to the computer that sent it, and no other website can request it.

The Court uses cookies only in places where you can transact business. The session cookie keeps you from losing information you've entered for a business transaction with us if, during your visit, you leave our website and return. Once you turn off your computer or stop using the Internet, the cookie is erased.

 

Links to Other Websites

This site contains links to other websites which might be useful to you.  These sites are administered by other organizations for which our court cannot warrant the accuracy.  These external links are provided as a convenience and are for informational purposes only.  The Court does not endorse the privacy policy or practices of these websites, and are not responsible for their content. When you link to another website, you are no longer on the court's website and are subject to the terms of use and privacy policies of the new website.

  • The Court DOES NOT verify, control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information contained on a linked website.
  • The Court DOES NOT endorse the organizations sponsoring a linked website, and does not endorse the views it express or the products/services it offers.
  • The Court DOES NOT authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in a linked website.
  • The Court DOES NOT bear responsibility for transmissions or materials the user receives from a linked website.
  • The Court DOES NOT verify, control or guarantee a linked website's compliance with applicable law or regulation.
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