Thank you for visiting www.mbasc.com (“Site”) hosted by the Muslim Bar Assocation of Southern California (“MBASC”).  Your privacy is important to us. As such, we provide this privacy statement explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used at this Site.

The Information We Collect

MBASC Attorney Directory

A member who has registered online and created an MBASC Attorney Directory account may voluntarily add certain identifying information about themselves to be included in the MBASC Attorney Directory.  The types of personal information collected on these pages may include:

  • Business Name
  • Contact Name
  • Address, City, State and Zip
  • E-mail Address
  • Phone Number
  • Fax Number
  • Business Type

This information will be publicly displayed for other visitors to the Site.  As such, you should exercise due caution in the types of information about yourself that you wish to be publicly displayed.

How We Use the Information

We may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests for our programs, and services, to respond to your inquiries about our offerings, to enforce the legal terms that govern your use of our sites, and/or for the purposes for which you provided the information.

We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, to fulfill a request by you for an online newsletter, or to contact you about your account with us.

We sometimes use non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of our sites and to analyze usage of our sites.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

We may disclose personally identifiable information in response to legal process, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency's request, or where we believe 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, violations of our terms of use, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our sites and applicable laws or as otherwise required or permitted by law or consistent with legal requirements.

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

Cookies & Web Beacons

During your visit to the Site, our Web server may automatically gather and store certain information about your use of the site.  This information does not personally identify you, and your e-mail address is not collected in this automatic process. The information that is automatically collected and stored is:

  • Your Internet domain and Internet Protocol address.
  • The type of browser and operating system you used to access our site.
  • The date and time of your visit to our site.
  • The Web pages or services you accessed at this site.
  • The IP address of the Web site from which you came to this site.
  • The Web site to which you go when you leave this site.
  • If you downloaded a form, the form that was downloaded.

We use this information to evaluate and improve the content of our site and to make our site more useful to our visitors. We also use it to diagnose problems with our server, to keep our server running smoothly, and to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology they use. This information does not identify or track you personally.

Cookies may be used on our site when needed to maintain the functionality of an interactive application and is used only during the session in which you access the interactive application.  Cookies created on your computer by using this Web site do not contain personal information and do not compromise your privacy or security.

The cookie feature is used only to store a randomly generated identifying temporary tag on your computer. You can refuse the cookie or delete the cookie file from your computer by using any of the widely available methods. However, if you turn off your cookie option, you may not be able to access some of the features in our interactive applications.

The Site may contains links to third party sites and advertisers.  The MBASC is not responsible for the use of cookies, the privacy policies or the content of those sites.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about the online privacy statement for this site or its implementation you may contact us at info@mbasc.org

Updates & Effective Date

From time to time, we may update this privacy statement. We will notify you about material changes in the way we treat personally identifiable information by placing a notice on our site. We encourage you to periodically check back and review this policy so that you always will know what information we collect, how we use it, and with whom we share it.

The Privacy Statement posted on this site was updated on March 10, 2015.