The CPO Institute

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The CPO Institute describes its privacy policy in the following statement. This statement may be amended at any time, and amendments will be posted in this site and will be effective on the date posted. Please review this statement each time you visit our web site for any changes. Your use of this site following the posting of any amendment, modification or change shall constitute your acceptance thereof.

The Readers Digest version:
We will do everything in our power to honor your privacy and do not share, sell or rent your information with any third party for any reason. If you no longer want to receive information from us, we will honor your requests in as timely as possible. If you ever have any problems with us in this area, call us at 810.569.5858. We will take corrective actions at once.

The Legal Version:
We collect no information about you, other than information automatically collected and stored (see below) when you visit our Web site, unless you choose to provide that information to us.
Information Automatically Collected and Stored
When you browse through any Web site, certain personal information about you can be collected. We automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:
- The IP address of the computer you used to access our Web site (for example, This IP address is often translated into a domain name such as, if you are using an America Online account, or, if you are connecting from the University of Michigan’s domain.
- The date and time of your visit
- The pages you visited
- The address of the Web site you came from when you visited our site
- The operating system of your computer
- The version and type of Web browser you use when you visit our Web site
We use this information for statistical purposes and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information will be collected about you.

We do not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about our visitors, unless required for law enforcement or by statute.

Intrusion Detection
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we employ software programs to monitor traffic and to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or to 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.

Opting Out
If for any reason you decide to "opt out" of receiving any information from us, you can do so by sending us and email at or through the contact us section of this site or simply call us at 810.569.5858