IPC is committed to protecting your privacy. The intention of this statement is to inform you of how and why information is collected, and the steps that we take to ensure that this information is protected.
Information We Collect About Your Computer
When you visit a page on the IPC Web site, we automatically collect and temporarily store your domain name and Internet Protocol (IP) address (every computer connected to the Internet has a domain name and IP address). We also collect the date and time of your visit, the pages you visited, and the address of the site from which you came. This information does not reveal anything personal about you. We use this information for statistical purposes, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.
Many areas of the IPC Web site require you to submit personal information. If you choose to provide us with personal information about yourself through an e-mail message, online form, or an e-commerce transaction, we will only maintain the information for as long as needed to respond to your question, or to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication.
Resale or Disclosure to Third Parties
IPC does not disclose, give, or sell any personal information about our visitors, unless required for law enforcement or statute.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we employ software programs to monitor traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. In the event of authorized law enforcement investigations, and pursuant to any required legal process, information from these sources may be used to help identify an individual.
Disclaimer of Endorsement
This site is administered by IPC from its offices in Chicago, Illinois. IPC does not claim that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use outside the United States, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use, export or re-export the materials at this site or any copy or adaptation in violation of any applicable laws or regulations including without limitation United States export laws and regulations. If you chose to access this site from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.
IPC welcomes your inquiries regarding privacy, copyrights, or general information.