Berean Bible Institute, Inc. admits students of any race, color, and national or
The following is a statement of Berean Bible Institute, Inc.’s (BBI) general policies
for the use of personal information including visitor information collected through
our website. Berean Bible Institute respects and understands the importance of privacy
and security for its students and prospective students. Any information collected
is used only by Berean Bible Institute to make contact for marketing and operational
Our Commitment to Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this
notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about
the way your information is collected and used.
The Information We Collect
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on Berean Bible Institute’s website,
unless otherwise posted. On some pages, you may make requests and register/subscribe
to receive materials. Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers, mailing
addresses, or email addresses may receive telephone, postal mail, or email contact
from us with information regarding general announcements, news updates, special promotions,
new products or publications, program changes, services, and upcoming events. Berean
Bible Institute will not release, sell, rent or trade that personal information to
any third party.
Additionally, we collect certain information in our server log files, whether or
not you send us a request to help us maintain and improve the performance of our
web servers. This information includes the IP address, type of browser, the page
you were referred from, the page you are visiting and the time of the visit. We also
collect the same information when you receive an error page. No personal information
is contained in these logs. We do use statistical software to analyze our logs to
obtain aggregate values on how many times a page is viewed, total number of visitors
by country, browser popularity and other similar totals.
When you visit Berean Bible Institute’s website, we send one or more cookies—a small
file containing a string of characters—to your computer that uniquely identifies
preferences and tracking user trends, such as how people search. Most browsers are
initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all
cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some Berean Bible Institute
website features and services may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
Kids and Teens
Berean Bible Institute, being a college of adult level education, typically does
not interact with adolescents. Please be sure to ask your parents for permission
before you send any information about yourself to us or anyone else online or over
the Internet. If you are under the age of 13, you must obtain permission from your
parents. They simply need to send us an e-mail indicating their approval of your
participation in any of the services/resources which require the collection of personal
information on our website.
Berean Bible Institute, being a college of adult level education, typically does
not interact with adolescents. Any information collected by Berean Bible Institute
from children/teens is used only for the purpose of delivering the requested service/materials.
If you have a question, or would like to review or delete your child’s information,
please contact us via e-mail to the Web Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org
or write to us at:
Berean Bible Institute P.O. Box 587 Slinger, WI 53086 262-644-5504
The Way We Use Information
We use the information you provide about yourself when using an online form only
to complete that contact. We do not share this information with outside parties except
to the extent necessary to complete/resolve that contact (i.e., sending a package
through a postal/delivery system).
We use return e-mail addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are
not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties. If you subscribe
to an e-mail newsletter, publication, or request to be kept on a list for notification
of events, updates, or other information from Berean Bible Institute, such addresses
are used for those purposes and are not shared with outside parties.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to
us online or offline in ways unrelated to the ones described above. We do not sell,
trade, or share our donor list with any other organization. If you have subscribed
to an email newsletter or update notification you may log in to change the settings.
If you have problems logging in or are having problems getting off a list, please
contact the web administrator at email@example.com.
How You Can Correct Your Information
You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending
us a request via e-mail or postal mail that credibly shows error.
Links to third party websites on the Site are provided solely as a convenience to
you. If you use these links, you will leave the Berean Bible Institute website. Berean
Bible Institute has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control
Thus Berean Bible Institute does not endorse or make any representations about them,
or any information, or other products or materials found there, or any results that
may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites
linked to this Site, you do so at your own risk.
How to Contact Us
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please
Institute website located at www.bereanbibleinstitute.org, and all associated sites
linked to our website by Berean Bible Institute. The Site is the property of Berean
AGREE, DO NOT USE THE SITE.
Berean Bible Institute reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify,
following the posting of changes will mean that you accept and agree to the changes.
a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the
All rights reserved. The contents of Berean Bible Institute’s website, including,
but not limited to all text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs,
trademarks, logos, sounds, music, messages, artwork and computer code (collectively,
“Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination,
expression, “look and feel” and arrangement of such Content, contained on the Site
is owned, controlled or licensed by or to Berean Bible Institute, and is protected
by trade dress, copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual
property rights and unfair competition laws and this website and its contents may
not be copied or imitated in any way without the express written consent of Berean
Bible Institute, Inc.
may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded,
translated, transmitted or distributed in any way (including “mirroring”) to any
other computer, server, website or other medium for publication or distribution or
for any commercial enterprise, without Berean Bible Institute’s express prior written
You may use information on Berean Bible Institute’s publications and services (such
as articles and similar materials) purposely made available by Berean Bible Institute
for downloading from the Site, provided that you (1) not remove any proprietary notice
language in all copies of such documents, (2) use such information only for your
personal, non-commercial informational purpose and do not copy or post such information
on any networked computer or broadcast it in any media, (3) make no modifications
to any such information, and (4) not make any additional representations or warranties
relating to such documents. No other permission is granted to you to print, copy,
reproduce, distribute, transmit, upload, download, store, display in public, alter
or modify these materials.
Your Use of the Site
You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic
device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process,
to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in
any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the
Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information
through any means not purposely made available through the Site. Berean Bible Institute
reserves the right to bar any such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the
Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any Berean Bible
Institute server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking,
password “mining” or any other illegitimate or illegal means.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected
to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any
network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace
any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer
of Berean Bible Institute, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information
made available or offered by or through the Site in any way where the purpose is
to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or
information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately
large load on the infrastructure of the Site or Berean Bible Institute’s systems
or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to Berean Bible
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere
with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site,
or with any other person’s use of the Site.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise
the origin of any message or transmittal you send to Berean Bible Institute on or
through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend
that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual
You may not use the Site or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited
activity which infringes the rights of Berean Bible Institute or others.
the Site, you acknowledge and agree that Internet transmissions are never completely
private or secure. You understand that any message or information you send to the
Site may be read or intercepted by others, even if there is a special notice that
a particular transmission (for example, credit card information) is encrypted.
Links to Other Sites and to the Berean Bible Institute Site
This Site may contain links to other independent third-party websites (“Linked Sites”).
These Linked Sites are provided solely as a convenience to our visitors and the inclusion
of any link to a site not owned by Berean Bible Institute is not an endorsement by
Berean Bible Institute of the site or its contents. Such Linked Sites are not under
Berean Bible Institute’s control. Berean Bible Institute is not responsible for the
content of any third-party-linked site that is not owned by Berean Bible Institute,
or for any other links or materials contained in such third-party sites. Berean Bible
Institute assumes no responsibility for any other party's site hyperlinked to the
Berean Bible Institute website or in which any part of the Berean Bible Institute
website has been hyperlinked. You will need to make your own independent judgment
regarding your interaction with these Linked Sites.
No permission is granted here for you to use Berean Bible Institute’s icons, site
address, or other means to hyperlink other Internet sites with any page in the Berean
Bible Institute website. You must obtain prior written permission to hyperlink in
any manner to the Berean Bible Institute website.
Warranty and Other Disclaimers
Berean Bible Institute does not promise that the Site or any content, service or
feature of the Site will be error-free or uninterrupted, or that any defects will
be corrected, or that your use of the Site will provide specific results. The Site
and its content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. All information
provided on the Site is subject to change without notice. Berean Bible Institute
cannot ensure that any files or other data you download from the Site will be free
of viruses or contamination or destructive features. Berean Bible Institute disclaims
all warranties, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, expectation
of privacy, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
Berean Bible Institute disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and
conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the Site
and/or any Berean Bible Institute services. You assume total responsibility for your
use of the Site and any linked sites. Your sole remedy against Berean Bible Institute
for dissatisfaction with the Site or any content is to stop using the Site or any
such content. This limitation of relief is a part of the bargain between the parties.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above
exclusion may not apply to you.
This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure
of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation
or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction
of or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach
of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. You
specifically acknowledge that Berean Bible Institute is not liable for any defamatory,
offensive, infringing or illegal materials or conduct, or that of third parties contained
on the Berean Bible Institute website, and Berean Bible Institute reserves the right
to remove such materials from the Berean Bible Institute website without liability.
Your use of the Site constitutes a waiver and release of any claims related to such
damages, liabilities or injuries.
Berean Bible Institute reserves the right to do any of the following, at any time,
without notice: (1) to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the
Site, or any portion of the Site, for any reason; (2) to modify or change the Site,
or any portion of the Site, and any applicable policies or terms; and (3) to interrupt
the operation of the Site, or any portion of the Site, as necessary to perform routine
or non-routine maintenance, error correction, or other changes.
Limitation of Liability
Except where prohibited by law, in no event will Berean Bible Institute be liable
to you for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental or punitive damages,
including lost profits, even if Berean Bible Institute has been advised of the possibility
of such damages.
You agree to indemnify and hold Berean Bible Institute, its officers, directors,
predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates,
harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’
fees), made against Berean Bible Institute by any third party due to or arising out
of or in connection with your use of the Site.
Berean Bible Institute may disclose any information we have about you (including
your identity) if we determine that such disclosure is necessary in connection with
any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Site, or to identify, contact
or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference
with (either intentionally or unintentionally) Berean Bible Institute’s rights or
property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Site, including
Berean Bible Institute’s customers. Berean Bible Institute reserves the right at
all times to disclose any information that Berean Bible Institute deems necessary
to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
Berean Bible Institute also may disclose your information when Berean Bible Institute
determines that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging
information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes.
You acknowledge and agree that Berean Bible Institute may preserve any transmittal
or communication by you with Berean Bible Institute through the Site or any service
offered on or through the Site, and may also disclose such data if required to do
so by law or if Berean Bible Institute determines that such preservation or disclosure
is reasonably necessary to (1) comply with legal process, (2) enforce these Terms
of Use, (3) respond to claims that any such data violates the rights of others, or
(4) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Berean Bible Institute, its
employees, users of or visitors to the Site, and the public.
You agree that Berean Bible Institute may, in its sole discretion and without prior
notice, terminate your access to the Site and/or block your future access to the
Site if we determine or have reasonable cause to believe that you have violated these
constitute an unlawful and unfair business practice, and will cause irreparable harm
to Berean Bible Institute, for which monetary damages alone would be inadequate,
and you consent to Berean Bible Institute obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief
that Berean Bible Institute deems necessary or appropriate in such circumstances.
These remedies are in addition to any other remedies Berean Bible Institute may have
at law or in equity.
You agree that Berean Bible Institute may, in its sole discretion and without prior
notice, terminate your access to the Site, for cause, which includes (but is not
limited to) (1) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (2) a request
by you (self-initiated account deletions), (3) discontinuance or material modification
of the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, or (4) unexpected technical
issues or problems.
If Berean Bible Institute does take any legal action against you as a result of your
from you, and you agree to pay, all reasonable attorneys’ fees, expert fees and costs
of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to Berean Bible Institute.
You agree that Berean Bible Institute will not be liable to you or to any third party
for termination of your access to the Site as a result of any violation of these
Governing Law; Dispute Resolution
You agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of the Site, including
all disputes, will be governed by the laws of the United States and by the laws of
the State of Wisconsin without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. You agree
to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts in Washington
and Milwaukee Counties, Wisconsin, and waive any objection to such jurisdiction or
the cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. No recovery
may be sought or received for damages other than out-of-pocket expenses, except that
the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. In the event
of any controversy or dispute between Berean Bible Institute and you arising out
of or in connection with your use of the Site, the parties shall attempt, promptly
and in good faith, to resolve any such dispute. If we are unable to resolve any such
dispute within a reasonable time (not to exceed thirty (30) days), then either party
may submit such controversy or dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved
through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available
to them under applicable law.
Void Where Prohibited
Berean Bible Institute’s Site: www.bereanbibleinstitute.org may be administered and
operated from various locations outside the United States. Although the Site is accessible
worldwide, not all features, products or services discussed, referenced, provided
or offered through or on the Site are available to all persons or in all geographic
locations, or appropriate or available for use outside the United States. Berean
Bible Institute reserves the right to limit, in its sole discretion, the provision
and quantity of any feature, product or service to any person or geographic area.
Any offer for any feature, product or service made on the Site is void where prohibited.
If you choose to access the Site from outside the United States, you do so at your
sole risk and you shall be and remain solely responsible for complying with applicable
laws and regulations.
You may not use or export or re-export any Content or any copy or adaptation of such
Content, or any product or service offered on the Site, in violation of any applicable
laws or regulations, including without limitation United States export laws and regulations.
of competent jurisdiction to be void or unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited
or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary and replaced with a valid provision
between you and Berean Bible Institute with regard to your use of the Site, and any
and all other written or oral agreements or understandings previously existing between
you and Berean Bible Institute with respect to such use are hereby superseded and
cancelled. Berean Bible Institute will not accept any counter-offers to these Terms
of Use, and all such offers are hereby categorically rejected. Berean Bible Institute’s
be construed as a waiver by Berean Bible Institute of any provision or any right
Bible Institute and you or any other party be deemed to modify any provision of these
any rights or remedies on any third parties.
Feedback and Information
Any feedback you provide at this site shall be deemed to be non-confidential and
volunteered for Berean Bible Institute’s use. Berean Bible Institute shall be free
to use such information on an unrestricted basis and without any reference to the
source or reimbursement.