WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
In order to provide you with access to LinkSquares, we may gather and process some or all of the following information:
- Content: any information that is collected or stored by or from users of LinkSquares, other than Registration Information, Customer Service Communications or Log Information.
- Registration Information: any information provided when voluntarily registering for use of LinkSquares, including, but not limited to, username and password and email address.
- Customer Service Communications: any information that is reported to us about the operation of LinkSquares, including bug reports or requests for enhancements.
- Log Information: When you use some services, our servers automatically record basic information that your application sends. These server logs may include information such as your message, Internet Protocol address, other addressing information, the date and time of your request and an authentication token used to validate the identity of you and your computer.
HOW DO WE USE THIS INFORMATION AND FOR WHAT PURPOSE?
- Registration Information
We ask for Registration Information in order to verify your identity and to enable your use of LinkSquares. We use third party banking organizations and other providers of payment services to bill you, and in that case we will, therefore, provide this billing provider with the necessary billing data. We respect the privacy of personal e-mail accounts and we will store your e-mail addresses just as securely as other Personal Data. We will not send you unwanted e-mail messages or junk mail, and your details will not be passed to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit permission. However, we will use e-mail to send you messages about faults and service issues. We may also use e-mail to keep you up to date with news about LinkSquares.
If you do not want to be kept informed in this way by e-mail, please contact us at [contact information]. Further, we reserve the right to use e-mail to notify you of any eventual claims related to your use of LinkSquares, including without limitation claims of violation of third party rights.
In general, we will not review or provide third parties access to your Content. However, if required by law, we reserve the right to pre-screen, review, flag, filter, modify, refuse or remove any or all Content from LinkSquares.
- Customer Service Communications
Information which is voluntarily submitted in feedback is used for the purposes of reviewing this feedback and improving LinkSquares. We reserve the right to utilize anonymous information for marketing purposes, for instance by displaying selected comments on LinkSquares or in other communications. Further, we may from time to time ask you to provide information on your experiences which will be used to measure and improve quality. You are at no time in any obligation to provide any of such data. We will never use any personally identifiable (feedback) information without your explicit permission thereto.
- Log Information
We will use this routing information to provide you with access to LinkSquares and for statistical information.
TO WHOM DO WE TRANSFER YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Except as provided below, we shall not sell, rent, trade or otherwise transfer any Registration Information or Content to any third party without your explicit permission, unless we are obliged to do so under applicable laws or by order of the competent authorities.
We may share your information with our affiliates and other service providers. We may offer some of our services in connection with other service providers. Registration Information that you provide to us may be sent to those providers in order to deliver the service provided by them; similarly, personal information that you provide to those sites may be sent to us in order to operate LinkSquares.
Information collected by us may be stored and processed in any country in which we and our affiliates maintain facilities. We reserve the right to transfer information outside of the country where you reside and/or from which you use LinkSquares. By using LinkSquares you consent to any such transfer of information.
As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy subsidiaries or business units. In such transactions as well as in the event all or substantially all of our assets are acquired by a third party, personal information of our users will generally be one of the transferred business assets. We reserve the right to include your personal information, collected as an asset, in any such transfer to a third party.
HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We take appropriate organizational and technical measures to protect the data provided to us or collected by us, and do not retain it any longer than permitted in order to perform our services or as required under relevant legislation, with due observance of the applicable obligations and exceptions under the relevant legislation. You should be aware that internet communications are not always secure. Although we do take what we consider appropriate steps to protect your data, protection of information available over the internet is subject to attack from third parties, and accordingly we cannot promise you that third parties cannot access your Content.
HOW LONG IS YOUR PERSONAL DATA KEPT BY US?
WHAT ARE COOKIES AND HOW DO WE USE THEM?
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie will in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on LinkSquares. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. For instance, by setting a cookie on LinkSquares, the user would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on LinkSquares. If a user rejects the cookie, they may still use LinkSquares. The only drawback to this is that the user will be limited in some areas of LinkSquares. Cookies can also enable us to track to enhance the experience on LinkSquares. and for analytic purposes to help us understand the use of LinkSquares.
HOW FAR DOES OUR RESPONSIBILITY EXTEND?
WHAT RIGHTS DO YOU HAVE AND HOW CAN YOU CONTACT US?
If you would like to exercise your right to view, correct, complete or remove your Personal Data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon verification of your identity, we will attempt to quickly fulfill your request, provided we will not act contrary to applicable legislation by fulfilling your request.