Effective Date: October 1, 2019
Last Updated: October 1, 2019
ABOUT THE POLICY
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When using the Website, in order to utilize some of our services, you may choose to upload, or we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Information”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to: name and email address. We collect Personal Information from you when you provide information directly to us, including when you vote, participate in our interactive features, or otherwise interact with us on Website.
For your safety, we do not collect Personal Information that reveals racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, or trade union membership. We also do not collect genetic, biometric, or health-related data, or data concerning our users’ sex life or sexual orientation.
We are a general audience website. Our Website is directed to people who are at least 18 years of age or older. We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 18 (or the equivalent minimum age in the applicable jurisdiction). If we discover we have collected information from an underage child, we will promptly delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about anyone under 18 years of age, please contact us by using the information below.
CALIFORNIA MINORS WHO ARE REGISTERED USERS
If you are under the age of 18, reside in California and are a registered user of the Website, you have the right to request that we remove content or information you posted on the Website. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “California Minors Content Removal” in the subject line of your message. Please note that our removal of content or information you posted may not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the content or information.
NEVADA ONLINE PRIVACY
If you are a Nevada resident, you have the right to submit a request directing us not to make any sale of personally identifiable information we have collected or will collect about you. We do not sell your personal information. To request confirmation that we do not sell your personal information, please send an email to email@example.com with “Nevada Privacy Information” in the subject line of your message.
HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We are committed to making sure we protect your privacy when you use our website. We make sure that we utilize appropriate security measures to protect your Personal Information. Moreover, we require that any third parties with which we share data also take appropriate security measures to protect your data.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We share your Personal Information with third party service providers that provide services such as processing information, analyzing web traffic, running marketing and advertising campaigns, and operating and providing other services on our Website. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the site. You can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
We may share your Personal Information in order to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser. Cookies enable websites or service providers’ systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For example, you may use our cookies to stay logged in when you exit a browser window. You may read more about cookies at https://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
As a user of our website, you consent to the cookies below. Be aware that disabling cookies may prevent you from using certain features or services on our Website.
Strictly Necessary Cookies: Carry out essential services of our website, including tracking sign-ups and processing payments.
Analytics Cookies: Provide information about how visitors arrive at and use our site.
Functional Cookies: Give visitors a better browsing experience, such as the opportunity to leave product reviews.
Marketing Cookies: Facilitate targeted and affiliate marketing.
Most browsers have a “help” button or section on the toolbar. If you click on this button or section, you will find information about turning on and off cookies and how to receive notifications when a new cookie is received.
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
- Google Chrome
- Apple Safari
Additionally, many advertising services allow you to opt out of targeted advertising. You may find more information in the resources available at the Network Advertising Initiative, http://www.networkadvertising.org.
Note that these resources may not work to turn off cookies on mobile devices. Every mobile device is different. Here are some resources for turning off cookies for popular mobile browsers:
- Mozilla Firefox (Android)
- Google Chrome
- Apple Safari
DO NOT TRACK (DNT) SIGNALS
We only have access to or collect information that you provide us through your use of the Website. We do not track users over time and across third party websites. Accordingly, this Website does not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
RIGHTS UNDER THE EU GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION ("GDPR")
Under the GDPR, consumers in the European Economic Area are afforded particular rights in relation to their personal rights. We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
The right to access: You have the right to request copies of your Personal Information from us. We may charge you a small fee for this service.
The right to rectification: You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.
The right to erasure: You have the right to request that we erase your Personal Information, under certain conditions.
The right to restrict processing: You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your Personal Information, under certain conditions.
The right to object to processing: You have the right to object to us processing of your Personal Information, under certain conditions.
The right to data portability: You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
The right to withdraw consent: If we rely on your consent to process your Personal Information, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time.
Withdrawal of consent will not affect any processing of your data before we received notice that you wished to withdraw consent.
The right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority: You have the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection authority of your country if you have a concern about our privacy practices, including the way we handle your Personal Information.
If necessary, please contact us at the following mailing and email addresses:
DISCLOSURE TO THIRD PARTIES
Other than as described herein, we do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to third parties your personally identifiable information. We may share your Personal Information with our affiliates, American Influencer Awards, as well as with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our Website, conducting our business and servicing you, including providers of hosting, cloud services and other information technology services providers for the management or hosting of the Website; email communication and customer support services; and web analytics, marketing and digital advertising services, so long as those parties agree not to use the information for their direct marketing purpose, to keep this information confidential and use appropriate security measures to protect your data. We may also disclose your information as required under applicable law, to enforce our Website policies, or to protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. In the event of a merger, acquisition, reorganization, bankruptcy, receivership, sale of all or a portion of our assets, your Personal Information may be transferred to a successor or affiliate or other entity surviving out of the event.
The American Influencer Association is a private company incorporated in California. For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, if you would like to request to change or update the information we have collected from you, or if you would like to reach out, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or using the details provided below:
David Lightman, AIA Data Protection Officer
1190 Discovery Way
Sunnyvale, CA USA 94085