About the information I provide

These materials have been prepared by Kristina Podnar (NativeTrust Consulting, LLC) for informational purposes only and are not legal advice.  The information provided is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, a client relationship. Site visitors and online readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional legal counsel.If you would like to use information that I have published on my site, please ask. I am generally happy to have information reproduced, distributed, republished or transmitted, but I ask that you first ask for my permission.The material on this website is not guaranteed to be correct, complete, or up to date when you are reading it. It may have been current when I wrote and published it, but things can and do change over time. If something seems wrong, use your own judgement and knowledge, or feel free to reach out and call my attention to the issue.

Your privacy and my policy

I am committed to the protection of your privacy, and will treat all of the information you provide me through this site, including your registration information, with the utmost respect. I pride myself on taking all appropriate administrative and technical measures to prevent the unauthorized or unlawful use of your personally identifiable information, and to prevent any accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, such information. I will not sell or disclose personally identifiable information about you to unaffiliated third parties except with your active consent.

Collection of your information

This site collects certain information about visitors, even when they are not logged in. I may record your IP address, the URLs of the websites and pages you visit (before, during and after your visit to this site), the times and dates of such visits, information about the computer hardware and software you use and other information that may be available. Also, I may place “cookies” on your computer to recognize you on return visits to enable me to enhance your browsing experience, as well as to collect additional information about you. You may adjust your browser settings or use other means to prevent cookies from being placed on your computer, but doing so may result in reduced functionality and a less personalized browsing experience.
I may ask you to provide certain additional information about yourself, including your name, contact information, the organization you come from and certain other information that I may use to identify you. If you choose not to provide such information, you may not be permitted to access certain website features, content or services.

Use of your information

I use the information that I collect about you to improve your browsing experience by personalizing this website to your interest, and also to help me select content and services that you may find interesting and useful. Information about the content you visit and services you use may be used alone or in conjunction with information collected from other users to help me tailor this website and its other products and services to better suit the needs and interests of you and other users.
Information that you provide may also be used as part of my effort to keep you informed about events, and selected products and services that may be of interest to you. In some cases, I may contact you with information from carefully selected third parties, but I will not provide information to third parties for such purposes.
I reserve the right to disclose any information that I obtain through this website to appropriate governmental or regulatory authorities, if required by law or any governmental agency.

Transfers of Information

From time to time, I may disclose information about you to carefully selected service providers that I engage to host this website or to provide other services. I will require all such service providers to use the information solely to provide the specified services, and otherwise to conform to the requirements of my policy. Except as provided in this statement, I will not provide your information to third parties for any other purpose, including marketing.

Security of your information sent via this website

Any information sent to me by Internet e-mail or through this website is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis, and is sent at your own risk.

Your right to your information

In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), effective May 25, 2018, you have the right to access any information that I hold relating to you. Please note that I reserve the right to charge a fee of $10 to cover costs incurred by me in providing you with the information. I reserve the right to request that you prove your identity prior to providing such information.

Your right to be forgotten

While I hope that you will find the services and products I supply informative and useful. In accordance with the GDPR, effective May 25, 2018, if you choose to be forgotten, meaning that I erase forever all information about you that I hold, please notify me and I will do so within 5 business days. I reserve the right to request that you prove your identity prior to erasing all of your information.