Privacy and legalities

Copyright

People who have EA Profiles hold the copyright on material they've added to these, except where they note otherwise. All other pages are copyright Tom Ash, except where otherwise noted. Much of the software in this site is open source, to give the whole effective altruist community ownership of it: for links to code repositries, see the .impact wiki.

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Privacy policy

This policy explains what types of personal information will be gathered when you visit this website, and how that information will be used. Please note that although this website may provide links to other sites, this policy only applies to this website.

In order to create a profile on the website, you will be asked to provide some limited personal information. This information may be stored electronically or manually, and by supplying it you are consenting to our holding and using it for the purposes for which it was provided. Without any prejudice to this consent or any guarantee, and within the limits of the modern internet, we do make some efforts to limit its permanence, for instance by adding a "noarchive" meta tag which keeps old versions of your profile off most internet archival services. You can edit or remove any information on your profile by logging in via the link at the top right. If you like your can remove all information and/or switch your name to a pseudonym. If this is not sufficient you can contact us to discuss other options.

When you visit some pages on this website, your computer may be issued with a small file (a “cookie”) for the purposes of managing and improving the services on the website. Some of these cookies are essential for parts of the website to operate. You can set your browser to refuse cookies or warn you before accepting them. However, if you use your browser setting to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or part of this website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon as you visit the website. No cookie will be issued for a period longer than twelve months, and most will be for shorter periods. Details about what cookies are active can usually be found through you browser.

Any queries or concerns about privacy on this website should be sent via our contact form.

Standard ISC-style disclaimer

THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING ALL WEB APPLICATIONS ON IT) IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND THE AUTHORS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THIS WEBSITE INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS WEBSITE.