The Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys promotes the welfare and interests of women lawyers and women affected by the legal system, and provides a network of communication and support for members.

Privacy Policy

Information Collected & Stored | Membership Directory | Member E-mail List & Listserv | If You Send an E-mail | Legal Disclaimer | Children's Online Privacy | Links to Other Sites | Effective Date & Consent

Your privacy and security are important to us. This web site collects no personal information about you when you visit unless you choose to provide that information via e-mail or online form so that we may contact you or provide assistance.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

Our servers collect aggregate data about visits to

  • The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example,
  • The date and time you access our site
  • The Internet address of the web site from which you linked directly to our site or the Internet address of the computer used to link to our site

This information is used for site management purposes, for example, to assess the number of visitors to different sections of our site and what information is of most and least interest, to determine technical design specifications, and identify system performance or problem areas.

Unless you choose to provide such information, we do not collect or maintain personal information about you when you visit our site. We do not track what you, as an individual, view. We have no way of obtaining your name or e-mail address unless you provide it.


Membership Directory

When you join IOWA, you must provide your name, address, and other contact information. Your name and address will be used only by IOWA, but will be listed in the printed membership directory unless you specify otherwise on the membership form. We do not release member names or contact information to any outside organizations without your explicit permission.


Member E-mail Distribution List and Listserv

IOWA may, from time to time, send messages to our members via an e-mail distribution list. IOWA sends these messages to members who have provided an e-mail address along with other membership information.

IOWA maintains a listserv in order to allow our members to communicate with each other. The distribution list is made up of IOWA members, and is maintained by an IOWA member. Your email address will not be identified on the listserv for others to view, and IOWA will not disclose the listserv participants.


If You Send an E-mail

Your privacy is extremely important to us. We do not collect any personal information about you when you visit the site unless you choose to provide that information via e-mail or an online form. If you choose to send a message, we ask that you provide your name, address, e-mail address, etc. We do not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identify a visitor (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone except to the extent it is necessary to provide services that you have requested.


Legal Disclaimer

Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law based upon a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.


Children's Online Privacy Protection

We do not specifically collect information about children, but we are concerned about the safety of children and their use of the Internet. Therefore, we will never knowingly request or solicit personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without verifiable parental consent. In the event we receive actual knowledge that we have collected such personal information without the requisite and verifiable parental consent, we will delete that information from our database as quickly as is practical. In addition, no part of our web site is designed with the purpose of attracting any person under age 13.


Links to Other Sites

This site contains links to other sites whose privacy policies may differ from our own. We encourage visitors and members to check the privacy policies of these sites before disclosing personal information.


Effective Date and Consent

This Privacy Policy is effective as of September 1, 2009. We reserve the right to modify the terms of this policy at any time and in our sole discretion. Your use of this website constitutes a binding acceptance of the above-referenced policies.


How to
Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about the privacy policy or its implementation you may e-mail us.