Apartment Association of Kansas City

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to aakc.us and does not apply to information we collect in any other fashion.

  1. Collection of Information by aakc.us

By using aakc.us, we may request that you provide personal information, including your name, mailing address, email address, telephone number and other generalized background information. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by us. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses, but is not linked to your personal information. We also get information from your use of our services including how you use them. Regarding IP Address and Clickstream Data, our server automatically collects data about your server's Internet address when you visit us. When you request pages from our web site, our servers may log your IP Address and sometimes your domain name. Your IP Address is used to help identify you and to gather demographic information about our customers as a whole, but does not include personally identifiable information. Our server may also record the referring page that linked you to us (e.g., another web site or a search engine); the portions of aakc.us you visited; any search terms you have entered on aakc.us, or a referral site; and other web usage activity and data logged by our web servers.

  1. Use of Content

aakc.us authorizes you to view and access a single copy of the content available on or from aakc.us solely for your personal use. The contents of aakc.us and of all other Web sites under aakc.us control, whether partial or otherwise aakc.us and such other Web sites are sometimes collectively referred to as aakc.us, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, software and other aakc.us content.    aakc.us are protected under both United States and foreign copyright, trademark and other laws. All aakc.us content is the property of AAKC or its content supplier or clients.

You further agree to in no other way misuse aakc.us. Content that appears on this Site, other than those specifically permitted herein or by written agreement with aakc.us.  Unless specifically permitted herein or in writing by aakc.us the use of the aakc.us content on any other Web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.

  1. Disclosure of Personal Information to Others

We do not disclose your personal information to third parties, or your combined personal and demographic information or information about your use of aakc.us except as follows; We disclose information to companies and individuals we employ to perform functions on our behalf, including hosting our Web servers, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, and providing customer service. These companies and individuals may have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their functions, but they may not share that information with any other third party. We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of aakc.us if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to (1) meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request; (2) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations (3) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues (4) Protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of aakc.us, our users or the public as required or permitted by law.

      4. Use of Cookies and Local Storage

aakc.us may contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) that allow us to count users who have visited those pages. Web beacons are not used to access your personally identifiable information; they are a technique we use to compile aggregated statistics about our Web site usage. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides. You may not decline web beacons, however, they can be rendered ineffective by declining all cookies or modifying your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis.

      5. Access to, Opt-Out and/or Modification of Your Information

aakc.us may provide account holders limited access to or the ability to modify your personal information. Whenever you use our services, we aim to provide you with access to your personal information. If that information is wrong, we strive to give you ways to update it quickly or to delete it – unless we have to keep that information for legitimate business or legal purposes. When updating your personal information, we may ask you to verify your identity before we can act on your request.

If you are receiving newsletters, commercial emails or other communications from aakc.us , but subsequently change your mind, you may opt-out by selecting an appropriate link in those email communications as indicated for the opt out or by sending an email to jworden@aakc.us or dhaukenberry@aakc.us . We retain indefinitely all the information we gather about you in an effort to make your repeat use of the aakc.us more efficient, practical, and relevant. To the extent that we utilize the Google Analytics tools available, you have options with respect to some of those tracking tools or features available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

      6. Security of the Personal Information

We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. We restrict access to personal information to aakc.us employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it for us, and who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations and may be disciplined or terminated if they fail to meet these obligations.

      7. Eligibility

 You must be 18 years of age or older, or the age of majority as that is defined by your jurisdiction, whichever is older, to visit or use aakc.us in any manner.   By visiting aakc.us or accepting these terms, you represent and warrant to aakc.us that you have reached the age of majority in your jurisdiction, and that you have the right, authority, and capacity to agree to and abide by these terms. You also represent and warrant to aakc.us that you will use aakc.us in a manner consistent with any or all applicable laws and regulations.

      8. Changes to Privacy Statement

If we decide to materially change our Privacy Policy for aakc.us, we will post those changes through a prominent notice on the web site so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it. If at any time, you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or believe that we have not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please feel free to email us at jworden@aakc.us or dhaukenberry@aakc.us.

  1. Limitation of Liability

In no event shall aakc.us, its affiliates or any of their directors, officers, employees, agents or content or service providers (collectively, “the protected entities”) be liable, and disclaims any liability for any claim, loss, or damage direct or indirect (collectively referred to as “Claim or “Claims”, including without limitation.   Any action based on a contract, contract indemnification, obligation, tort (including without limitation negligence), collaterally or arising from any statutory duty, pre-contract or other representations, or otherwise, however arising, for any economic losses (including, without limitation, loss or revenues, profits, contracts, business, goodwill or anticipated savings) or any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages arising from or directly or indirectly related to, the use of, or the inability to use, the site of the content, materials and functions related thereto, your provision of information via the website, lost business or lost sales. Even if such protected entity has been advised of the possibility of such damages.   Transactions entered into through or from aakc.us, unauthorized access to or alteration of  your transmission or date, any delay or failure of aakc.us arising out of causes beyond aakc.us’s control, any third party materials, information, products or services contained on, or accessed through aakc.us, any content, materials, accuracy of information, and/or quality of products, services or materials provided or advertised on third party websites, or any other matter related to aakc.us.

      10. Exclusions Permitted by Law

Some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion of certain warranties or conditions or the limitation or exclusion of liability for loss or damage caused by negligence, breach of contract or breach of implied terms or incidental or consequential damages.   Accordingly, only the above limitations in section 9 and 10 which are lawful in your jurisdiction will apply to You and aakc.us, liability will be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.