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Privacy Policy
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 Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs and to customize our service to make your experience safer and easier. We only collect personal information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.

In general, you can browse the Communicatino Leadership Exchange website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. If you choose to use our services, we may require you to provide contact and identity information, billing information, shipping information and other personal information as indicated on the forms throughout the site. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature.

We use data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain pages of the site to help analyze our web page flow, measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety. Cookies are small files placed on your hard drive that assist us in providing our services. We offer certain features that are only available through the use of a cookie. We also use cookies to allow you to enter your password less frequently during a session. 


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Communication Leadership Exchange Logo Policy        

The Communication Leadership Exchange (CLE) member logo is for use exclusively by current CLE members.
Please read the terms and conditions below before using the CLE logo.

 Members agree to the following terms and conditions for use of the CLE member logo:

       *The logo may not be used by non-members, including former members whose membership has lapsed due to nonpayment of dues.

  • The logo may link only to the CLE home page. Members may not use it to link to other pages on any other websites.
  • The logo must always be at least 1" in height when displaying in print or on screen.
  • The logo must be used in its entirety and may not be altered in any way, including proportion, color, element, type, etc. except by express permission from CLE. For web display, you may decrease the web size (130 x 56 pixels) by a maximum of 15% or increase it by a maximum of 50%, as long as proportion is maintained You may not animate, morph or in any other way distort the appearance of the logo
  • The logo can be printed in black ink or in its original colors Altering the color scheme of the logo is not permitted
  • The logo may not be used to indicate any kind of endorsement by CLE of a company's product or service; or that any official status for any product or service has been conferred by or is otherwise associated with CLE; or to show any kind of relationship with CLE aside from those permitted above.
  • The logo may not be used on official documents such as sales contracts, or official disclosure documents provided to potential or actual clients or purchasers of a member company's services or products.
  • The logo may not be used on any web site that is in violation of any applicable laws or governmental regulations.
  • CLE reserves the right to disallow any use of the Logo.
  • Any unauthorized use of the Logo may result in legal action.

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The EXCHANGE makes no representation that the materials contained in the site are appropriate or authorized for use in all countries, states, provinces, county or any other jurisdictions. If you choose to access this site, you do so on your own initiative and risk and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.

 The materials in this site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, exchange disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Exchange does not warrant or represent that the information contained in the site is accurate, complete, correctly sequenced, reliable or timely, or that the site will be uninterupted or free of errors and/or viruses. You use the site at your sole risk. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to breach of contract, tort or negligence, will the Exchange or related parties be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, or consequential damages (including lost profits) that arise out of or in connection with any errors, inaccuracies, omissions, defects, untimeliness or unauthenticity of any content in the site, or the use or inability to use this site or any content therein.


The Communication Leadership Exchange(CLE) is providing online services on the Internet for the purpose of education, communication and information as a benefit to its members and the public and to further its educational mission. CLE accepts no liability relative to the contents, accuracy or use of these services. CLE is not responsible nor does it endorse or support the content or material presented or discussed on the Internet. CLE does not exert responsibility, editorial or other control over the contents of the links to other Internet sites or any messages or materials posted by any third party.Unless specifically stated otherwise, The opinions expressed and statements made by various authors on this website reflect the author’s observations and do not imply endorsement by CLE. 

 CLE disclaims any and all liability for any claim or damage which may result from any postings by third parties. CLE disclaims any and all liability for injury and/or other damages which result from an individual using techniques discussed on the Internet, whether these claims are asserted by a nurse, physician or any other person. The material discussed on the Internet is not intended to present the only or necessarily the best method of procedure, but rather presents the approach or opinion of the discussant.

 CLE does not exert editorial control over and has not participated in the development of other Internet websites. CLE does not support, endorse, or hold any responsibility for hyperlink pointers, their website content, any of their expressed views, any services they offer or hyperlinks they mention. CLE does not endorse any of the products or companies mentioned in the CLE website.


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Do not post any information or other material protected by copyright without the permission of the copyright owner. By posting material, the posting party warrants and represents that it owns the copyright with respect to such material or has received permission from the copyright owner. In addition, the posting party grants CLE and users of this list the non-exclusive right and license to display, copy, publish, distribute, transmit, print and use such information or other material.

Do not post any material regarding specific prices or fees charged or paid.

Do not post any information concerning prices, discounts, or terms or conditions of sale either obtained by or offered to another entity.

 Do not post materials concerning market shares, salaries, sales territories, profit margins, or encouraging the selection or rejection of customers or             suppliers.

CLE does not, on its own, undertake editorial control of postings. However, in the event that any inappropriate posting is brought to CLE's attention, CLE will take all appropriate action.

 CLE reserves the right to terminate access to any user who does not abide by these guidelines.

EXCHANGE is not responsible for the information found at these sites.