Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

JIPEL and New York University are committed to respecting your privacy. Please review the below information for details regarding out privacy policy.

Information Gathering

We use IP addresses (the Internet address of your computer) to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer our Web site. For instance, we run statistical software to identify which parts of our Web site are most heavily used and which portion of our audience comes from within the NYU network. But, we do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable.

Like many other Web sites, portions of New York University’s Web site may use cookies. This is typically done to recognize you and your access privileges on NYU Web. For instance, using cookies prevents the user from needing to constantly reenter a password on every page of NYUHome. These cookies get stored on your computer and never contain personal data, and cannot be accessed remotely by anybody other than NYU.

Use of Information

While aggregate statistical reports may be generated based on Web usage, no personally identifiable information will ever be disseminated to any unaffiliated third party. Any personally identifiable information that is collected is for the purposes of official University business only.

Third Party Sites

Sites within NYU and may link to external sites outside of the NYU domain, such as our E-Book Reader platform, as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the NYU Web site. New York University is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites, and does not make any representations about them.


This site provides readers the ability to submit comments on each article in an effort to foster scholarly discussion. In order to submit a comment you are required to submit certain personal information, of which your email address will not be visible to other readers. We will not share your personal information with third parties other than affiliated parties engaged to optimize, improve or otherwise manage this site, when necessary.