Privacy Policy | Security Policy | Accessibility Policy | Copyright and Linking Policy

Privacy Policy

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

When you visit CultureLA.org, we may store some or all of the following: the Internet protocol address from which you access CultureLA.org, date and time, the name of the web site from which you linked to CultureLA.org, the name of the file or words you searched, items clicked on a page, and the browser and operating system used.

This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and identify system performance or problem areas. We also use this information to help us develop the site, analyze patterns of usage, and to make the site more useful. This information is not used for associating search terms or patterns of site navigation with individual users. Culturela.org may anonymize and provide this information to third party entities for the purposes of research analysis. We do not share or sell visitor data for the purposes of advertising, marketing, or any other commercial purpose.

If You Send Us Personal Information

We do not collect personal information for any purpose other than to respond to your request. The only personal information that we collect is what you decide to give us by sending us an e-mail, filling in your zip code information, or subscribing to our e-mail subscription services. If you choose to provide us with personal information, we use that information to respond to your message, and to help get you the information you requested.

We only share the information you give us with another government agency if your question relates to that agency, or as otherwise required by law. CultureLA.org never collects information or creates individual profiles for commercial marketing.

Security Policy

Site Security

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, DCA uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and 18 U.S.C. Sec. 1001 and 1030. Information also may be used for authorized law enforcement investigations.

Accessibility Policy

Accessibility

CultureLA.org is committed to providing access to all individuals—with or without disabilities—seeking information on this website. We are working to conform to Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act (as amended). Section 508 requires that all individuals with disabilities (whether federal employees or members of the general public) have access to, and use of, information and data comparable to that provided to individuals without disabilities, unless an undue burden would be imposed on us.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader, eye tracking device, voice recognition software, etc.) and have difficulty accessing information on CultureLA.org, please e-mail us and provide the URL (web address) of the material you tried to access, the problem you experienced, and your contact information. We’ll contact you and attempt to provide the information you’re seeking.

Copyright and Linking Policy

Copyright Status Notice

The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs does not retain copyright on any department-created material within the Web site, such as guidelines and grant listings. All such material may be used for educational and nonprofit purposes with proper attribution, such as “The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs is the original source of this information.”

Other articles and images on the Web site may be reproduced only with permission. Copyright is retained by the individual author or artist. Anyone seeking to use these materials should contact our Webmanager

External Links

CultureLA.org links to many websites created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. If you click a link to an outside website, you will leave the CultureLA.org site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website.

Social Media Sites

CultureLA.org manages a presence on social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others to share government information and engage with the public. We do not collect any Personally Identifiable Information through those sites, and we do not use personal information made available by the third-party sites.

 

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