The purpose of the Officers of the Courts Corp. (OCC) website is to provide information about OCC to active service members and veterans and families and friends; advocates; and the general public.

What information do we collect and how do we use it?

You may browse our website without identifying yourself or providing any personally identifiable information. When you interact with us through your computer, however, we do record certain non-identifying site-usage data, such as your number of visits to our website pages. 

If you elect to donate, register for an event, or sign up for any of our publications, you will be asked to provide personal information such as your name, address, city, state, zip, phone number, and email address. 

We may use this information to communicate with you by email or postal mail from time to time. OCC keeps all names, addresses, and all other personal information supplied by participants of our website strictly confidential. Please keep in mind, however, that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online, such as on message boards, through email, or in chat areas, that information may be collected and used by others. 

Some parts of our website may also use 'cookies,' which are alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer through your web browser. You may configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is sent. However, if cookies are rejected, some pages on our website may not function properly.

Do we share your information?

OCC does not share information provided to any other organization, company or marketing company.

Do we provide a secure environment for online transactions?

All credit card information collected through online transactions are processed with SSL security, an established protocol for transmitting information via the Internet which uses server authentication and data encryption to ensure that your data is safe, secure, and available only to authorized staff members of OCC. .

Disclaimer on information provided on the OCC website

All articles and messages that appear in our website, including notes from legal professionals and other OCC designated participants, are provided for general information purposes only. They do not represent individual legal advice, counsel concerning individual cases, or any other recommendations. You should not rely on any information on these pages to replace consultations with a legal representative regarding your individual needs. Statements or opinions expressed by legal professionals and other independent authors reflect the views of each such individual and do not necessarily reflect the views or any official policy of OCC. 

OCC makes every effort to provide accurate and up-to-date information. However, OCC expressly disclaims all responsibility and liability arising from your use of or reliance on this website or for the information contained herein as a reference source, and for any advice or other guidance or information provided by any content contributor to this site. 

Except where otherwise noted, all information on the OCC website, including its design and organization, is copyrighted by the Officers of the Courts, Inc. This material is for personal use only. Permission to otherwise reprint or electronically reproduce any document in whole or in part is expressly prohibited, unless prior written consent is obtained from OCC.  

OCC's website also contains information copyrighted and owned by entities and individuals other than OCC. This information is for personal use only. Permission to otherwise reprint or electronically reproduce any document in whole or in part is expressly prohibited, unless prior written consent is obtained from the owner.  

OCC's website also contains third party information. Whenever possible, such information is marked with the name of the source and does not necessarily represent the opinion of OCC. We do not take any responsibility whatsoever for such third party information. 

OCC's website may also contains links to other Internet sites. OCC does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in the Internet sites to which it provides links, nor is the organization responsible for the information they contain. The content of these linked sites are the sole responsibility of such sites and their contributing authors. OCC does not intend links to other sites to be referrals or endorsements of the linked entities, but rather provides such links for convenience only.