Data Use. We respect the privacy of those who use our Licensed Software. Users should understand, however, that by the very nature of the medium, their communications with us, such as, e.g., by e-mail, reveals potentially identifying information, such as, e.g., their e-mail address. The information we receive, and how we use it, depends on what is done when using the Licensed Software. We collect and use your non-personal information (information that is not identifiable to you personally) differently than your personal information. We take reasonable steps to keep the personal information we possess accurate and to delete incorrect or unnecessary personal information.
Further, applications in use may contact our servers periodically, for example to check for updates or to send us information relating to service usage and gather non-personal information.
Because non-personal information cannot identify you or be tied to you in any way, there are few restrictions on the ways that we can use or share non-personal information. Primarily, we will use this data to make enhancements to the Licensed Software which are specifically tailored to improve the experience of the user community. One way that we use non-personal information is to demonstrate user trends in using the Licensed Software. Often, this is done by aggregating the data gleaned from non-personal information. This aggregated, de-identified data might be shared with outside parties who are employed to implement improvements.
In some places using the Licensed Software you have the opportunity to send us personal information about yourself.
We also maintain records of your consents, preferences and settings relating to, for example, location data, marketing and sharing of personal information.
We maintain records of your purchases, downloads, the content you have provided us with, your requests, agreements between you and us, the products and services provided to you, payment and delivery details, your contacts and communications and other interactions and engagements with us. We may, in accordance with applicable law, record your communication with our customer care or with other such contact points.
We also utilize location-based services and establish location through the use of satellite, mobile, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Low Energy (“BLE”) or other network based positioning methods. These technologies may involve exchanging your location data and unique device and mobile, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or other network related identifiers with us. Our products may operate on multiple device platforms, applications and services which may also collect your location data. When you use our location based services and features, your location data is sent to us to serve you with the right content. We do not use this information to identify you personally without your consent.
We also obtain information from industry partners and a variety of other sources, including publicly available sources such as business registries. We require these sources to comply with applicable laws with regard to collecting and transferring this data to us, including ensuring that there is a legal basis for the transfer or anonymizing the data in accordance with applicable laws prior to disclosure of the data to us.
We may process your personal information for the following purposes. One or more purposes may apply simultaneously.
Our legal basis for processing your personal information is dependent on the purpose for processing. In general, we process your personal information under the following legal bases, and one or more bases may apply simultaneously:
We commit that we will not share your personal information collected from the Licensed Software with an unrelated third party without your permission or as otherwise discussed following and below.
Please note: In addition to the ways that we may keep, use, disclose, and process personal information described herein, we also may keep, disclose, and use personal information that you give us in ways that we believe are consistent with federal, state and local governmental guidance, directions, regulations, and laws.
We endeavor to only collect personal information that is necessary for the purposes for which it is collected, and to retain such for no longer than is necessary for such purposes. The length of time personal information is retained, and criteria for determining that time, are dependent on the nature of the personal information and the purpose for which it was provided. For example, for your personal information related to managing your account, such as name, email address, and account content and preferences, are maintained for as long as they are retained by you within your account and for a period of time thereafter to allow you to re-activate your account without a loss of information. Other data, such as records of your activity within the application, are typically maintained only for a short period before being anonymized or pseudonymized. We may also retain your personal information as necessary to maintain logs and business records for analysis, security, and/or audit purposes, comply with record retention requirements under the law, work to deal with any complaints regarding your use of our products and services, and comply with our legal obligations, protect or defend our rights, resolve disputes and enforce our contracts.
You have a right to know what personal information we hold about you, and to access it. You have a right to have incomplete, incorrect, unnecessary or outdated personal information updated. You have the right to request that your personal information be erased, and to obtain a copy of your data in a machine-readable format. You have the right to object to or restrict processing in certain circumstances, such as where you believe the data is inaccurate or the processing activity is unlawful. You have a right to unsubscribe from direct marketing messages and to request that we stop processing your personal information for direct marketing purposes or on other compelling legal grounds. However, if you opt-out from marketing and other communications from us, critical alerts may still be sent to you. You may exercise your rights by contacting us or by managing your account and choices through available profile management tools on your device and our services. In some cases, especially if you wish us to delete or stop processing your personal information, this may also mean that we may not be able to continue to provide the services to you. Applicable data protection law may provide certain restrictions on the extent to which these rights may be exercised. If a restriction applies, we will respond to your request with an explanation of what action will be taken, to the extent required under applicable data protection law.
We take reasonable steps to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You should keep in mind that no internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this site may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail. We work hard to protect ourselves and our customers and prospective customers from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold. In particular:
Our content may contain links to other websites. Some of those websites may be operated by us, and some may be operated by third parties. We provide the links for your convenience, but we do not review, control, or monitor the activities or privacy practices of websites operated by others, and we do not endorse, condone, adopt, or accept liability for any statements made on websites to which we provide links. We are not responsible for the performance of websites operated by third parties or for your business dealings with them. Therefore, whenever you leave content from us, we recommend that you review each website's privacy practices and make your own conclusions regarding the adequacy of these practices.
With your express permission, we may contact you periodically by e-mail, mail or telephone to provide information regarding programs, services and content that may be of interest to you. In addition, some of the features of our content allow you to communicate with us using an online form. If your communication requests a response from us, we will usually send you a response via email or text. The e-mail or text response or confirmation may include your personal information, including personal information about your name, address, etc. As indicated, we take reasonable security precautions, however, we cannot guarantee that our communications to you will be secure from unauthorized interception.
We are headquartered in the United States. Our content is hosted and administrated in the United States or hosted with cloud service providers who are headquartered in the United States and are intended for users in the United States. If you are located outside the United States, be aware that information you provide to us or that we obtain as a result of your use of our services in our content and in the Licensed Software may be processed in, transferred to, and stored in the United States and will be subject to United States law. The privacy and data protection laws of the United States may be different from the laws of your country of residence. By using our services in our content and in the Licensed Software or providing us with your information, you consent to the transfer of your information to the United States for processing and storage.
FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA ONLY. Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code requires select businesses to disclose policies relating to the sharing of certain categories of your personal information with third parties for third party direct marketing purposes. If you reside in California and you have provided us with your personal information, you may request information about our disclosures of certain categories of your personal information to third parties for such direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us by email to email@example.com with “California Privacy Rights” in the subject line and allow 30 days for a response. Please ensure you provide your complete name (first, middle, last) and an email address for responding to you. We will not accept requests via the telephone, mail, or by facsimile, and we are not responsible for notices that are not labeled or sent properly, or that do not have complete information.
FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA UNDER THE AGE OF 18. In accordance with Section 22581 of the California Business and Professions Code, you may request and obtain the removal of content or information you have publicly posted. To make such a request, please contact us by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “California Privacy Rights” in the subject line. Please provide your complete name (first, middle, last) and an email address for responding to you, specify the site(s) or service(s) to which your removal request relates, including any URLs where the content or information is posted, and the specific content or information you posted for which you are requesting removal. Please be aware that such a request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the content or information you have posted and that there may be circumstances in which the law does not require or allow removal even if requested.
FOR RESIDENTS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION ONLY. Under European data protection law, in certain circumstances, you have the right to:
In addition, you have the right to ask us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your personal information) if we intend to use your personal information for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes.
Last Updated: 9/5/2019