Table of Contents
Personal Information We Collect
How We Use Your Personal Information
How We Share your Personal Information
Additional Information for California Residents
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Other Important Privacy Information
How to Contact Us
Notice to European Users
Personal Information We CollectInformation you give us. Personal information you may provide through the Site or otherwise communicate to us, includes:Contact information. We collect information from you such as your e-mail address and social media handle when you register on the Site or sign up for our updates.Posted content. If you post content (text, links to other websites, messages or any other kind of content) on our Site, we collect and store such content in order to make it available on the Site.Communications. We collect information you provide when you report a problem with the Site, request information from us, receive customer support or otherwise correspond with us.Information we get from Facebook, Twitter and Social Network Sites. In order to post content on the Site, you will be required to register with the Site by signing up via Facebook or Twitter (“Social Networking Sites” or “SNS”). When you sign up for the site via the SNS, you will be asked to “Continue with Facebook” or “Continue with Twitter”. Once you click on the SNS you sign up with, you will be asked to enter your SNS credentials and then be given the option to register for the Site. In this case, we may receive information from the SNS for you to create an account on the Site. Any information that we collect from your SNS account may depend on the privacy settings you have with that SNS, so please consult the SNS’s privacy and data practices. If you wish to disconnect your SNS profile from the Site, you can edit privacy settings that appear on the SNS.Information automatically collected. Our servers and third party service providers may automatically record certain information about how you use the Site and the device you use to access it, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, device and browser type, referring website, operating system, unique device identifiers, the pages or features of the Site that you browsed and the time spent on those pages or features, the frequency with which you use the Site, the links that you click on or use, and other statistics. We collect this information in server logs and by using cookies and similar tracking technologies.
- operate, maintain, administer and improve the Site;
- better understand your needs and interests, and personalize your experience with the Site; and
- respond to your Site-related requests, questions and feedback.
Your ChoicesDeletion of your personal information. You may request deletion of your personal information by us, and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to honor your request, but please note that we may be required to keep such information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives. We may also retain your information for fraud or similar purposes.Opt out of marketing. You may opt out of marketing-related emails by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the email. You may continue to receive Site-related and other non-marketing emails.
Additional Information for California ResidentsYour California privacy rights. Residents of California may request a list of third parties to which certain personal information (as defined by applicable California law) obtained through the Services was disclosed by the Company during the preceding year for those third parties’ direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and would like such a list, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. For all requests, you must put the statement “Your California Privacy Rights” in the body of your request, as well as your name, street address, city, state, zip code and email address. In your request, you need to attest to the fact that you are a California resident and provide a current California address for our response to you. Please note that we will not accept requests via postal mail, the telephone, or by facsimile, and we are not responsible for notices that are not labeled or sent properly, or that do not have complete information.
Your rightsEuropean data protection laws give you certain rights regarding your personal information. You may ask us to take the following actions in relation to your personal information that we hold:
You may submit these requests by email to email@example.com or our postal address provided above. We may request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and process your request. Applicable law may require or permit us to decline your request. If we decline your request, we will tell you why, subject to legal restrictions. If you would like to submit a complaint about our use of your personal information or response to your requests regarding your personal information, you may contact us or submit a complaint to the data protection regulator in your jurisdiction. You can find your data protection regulator here.
- Access. Provide you with information about our processing of your personal information and give you access to your personal information.
- Correct. Update or correct inaccuracies in your personal information.
- Delete. Delete your personal information.
- Transfer. Transfer a machine-readable copy of your personal information to you or a third party of your choice.
- Restrict. Restrict the processing of your personal information.
- Object. Object to our reliance on our legitimate interests as the basis of our processing of your personal information that impacts your rights.
Personal data exportIf we export your personal information from the European Economic Area to a country outside of it and are required to apply additional safeguards to that personal information under European data protection legislation, we will do so. Such safeguards may include applying the European Commission model contracts for the transfer of personal data to third countries described here. Please contact us for further information about any such transfers or the specific safeguards applied.