Disclaimer/Privacy

Disclaimer

The Connecticut Bar Association is pleased to provide the information on this Web site as a service to its members and the general public. We make every effort to ensure that published information is accurate and up-to-date.

While the information on this site is about legal issues, it is not intended as legal advice or as a substitute for the advice and counsel of a licensed attorney. Due to the changing nature of the law and our reliance on information provided by outside sources, the Connecticut Bar Association makes no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the contents of this site or of other Web sites to which it links. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at their own risk.

Privacy

The Connecticut Bar Association is committed to the privacy of our users. This statement discloses information gathering and dissemination practices for www.ctbar.org, the Connecticut Bar Association's official Internet site.

Use of domain names/IP addresses

We use your IP address (i.e., execpc.com, aol.com or yourfirnname.com) to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer various features of our site. Your IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information such as the name of your Internet service provider and its geographic location. Your browser type and version information may be tracked for internal CBA uses as well.

Use of "Cookies"

The Connecticut Bar Association monitors cookies, small text files that report the user and page activity. "Cookies" do not pose a threat to your computer, your web browser or software installed on your system. They do not contain viruses, and the information provided is not used beyond the general administration of our management software. Please note that if you use the “Remember” option when logging in, your username will be stored as plain text. All other cookies used on the Web site are encrypted.

Information gathered through the use of cookies is not sold or provided to vendors, direct mail concerns, email list services, etc.

The Connecticut Bar Association cannot control the use of cookies by sites linked to our site or to vendor(s) sites. The Connecticut Bar Association is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.

Online Order and Registration Forms

Registration and order forms on www.ctbar.org operate in a secure environment using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption technology. We ask users to provide contact information (i.e., email address, phone number, contact person), unique identifiers (i.e., Connecticut Juris Number), and/or financial information (i.e., credit card number). Customer information is used to: process and send order(s); bill credit cards and/or Connecticut Bar Association invoices and to contact the customer when necessary.

Information supplied via online order forms is used only by the Connecticut Bar Association. It is not sold or provided to vendors, direct mail concerns, email list services, etc.

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please e-mail the CBA Webmaster at webmaster@ctbar.org.