If, upon visiting our Site, your use is limited to browsing our Site, we will not collect any personal information from you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, we may request personal information from you (“User”) at all other times (hereinafter referred to as “Personal Information”). For example:
Like most websites, we may use automatic data collection technology when you visit theSite to record information that identifies your computer, to track your use of our Site, and to collect certain basic information about you and your surfing habits, whenever you visit our Site or Services or when you access the Services by or through a mobile device. This information includes information about your operating system, your IP addresses, browser type and language, referring and exit pages and URLs, keywords, date and time, amount of time spent on particular pages, what sections of a website you visit, mobile device you use, mobile device unique ID, Ip address of the mobile device, and similar information concerning your use of the Site and the Services (the “Usage Information”).
We collect this Usage Information by using cookies and pixel tags (also called web beacons or clear gifs). Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s hard drive so that your computer will “remember” information about your visit. Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of website users. You can reject cookies by following the directions provided in yourInternet provider’s “help” file. If you reject cookies, you may still visit theSite, but may not be able to use some areas of the Site and/or the Services.
We do not collect Personal Information in this way, but if you’ve provided us with Personal Information, we may associate that information with the information that is collected automatically. Automatic data collection may be performed on our behalf by our services providers.
OrchidBlack will also retain Usage Information for internal analysis purposes. Usage information is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen security or improve the functionality of our Services or Site, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer periods.
We do not disclose your Personal Information to thirdparties for their direct marketing purposes.
We, like many businesses, sometimes hire other companiesto perform certain business-related functions. Examples include mailinginformation, maintaining databases, and hosting services. When we employanother company to perform a function of this nature, we provide them with theinformation that they need to perform their specific function, which mayinclude Personal Information. Some third-party programs include: Googleanalytics, Admob by Google, Facebook, et al.
If we or all or substantially all of our assets are acquired, we expect that theinformation that we have collected, including Personal Information, would be transferred along with our other business assets.
We may disclose your Personal Information and Usage Information to governmentauthorities and to other third parties when compelled to do so by governmentauthorities, at our discretion, or otherwise as required by law, including butnot limited to in response to court orders and subpoenas. We may also discloseyour Personal Information and Usage Information when we have reason to believethat someone is or may be causing injury to or interference with our rights orproperty, other users of this Site, or anyone else that could be harmed by suchactivities.
OrchidBlack may process your Personal Information because:
If you are a resident of the EEA, you have certain data protection rights. Orchid Black aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Information. If you wish to be informed about what Personal Information, we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us at email@example.com.
In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests. You have the right to complain to a DataProtection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Information.For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).
If you are not from the EEA, but wish to amend, change, delete, or remove your PersonalInformation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and Orchid Black will attempt to resolve your request if possible.
We strive to educate parents and kids about how to appropriately safeguard their privacy when using our Services. We are committed to complying with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”), which requires us to inform parents and legal guardians about our information collection and use practices.COPPA also requires that we obtain parental consent before we allow children under the age of 13 to access and/or use our Services. We urge kids to check with their parents before entering information through our Site and/orServices, and we recommend that parents discuss with their kids restrictions regarding the online release of Personal Information to anyone they don’t know. We strive to help parents ensure that their kids have a safe experience using our Services. Parents or legal guardians can review any Personal Information collected about their child under 13 years of age, have this information deleted, request that there be no further collection or use of their child’s Personal Information, and/or allow for our collection and use of their child’s Personal Information while withholding consent for us to disclose it to third parties. We take steps to verify the identity of anyone requesting information about a child and to ensure that the person is in fact the child’s parent or legal guardian.
We do not support Do Not Track ("DNT"). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
CA Resident Rights
What does this mean?
Right to know about personal information collected, disclosed, and sold
You have the right to be provided with clear and easy-to-understand information about how we use your personal information. This is why we are providing you this Notice and we may provide other forms of notice, as appropriate or required by law, in the Sites and Services.
You also have the right to access and receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you.
Right to opt-out of the sale of personal information
You may request that we do not sell your personal information to third parties.
Right to request deletion
In some circumstances, you have the right to have your personal information erased or deleted.
Right to equal service and prices ("non-discrimination")
Your choice to exercise your privacy rights will not be used as a basis to discriminate against you in services offered or pricing.
If at any time, you no longer want to receive promotional e-mails and/or direct mailings, you may opt-out at any time by simply sending an e-mail request to email@example.com. You may also choose to unsubscribe from our emails by following the instructions in the bottom of the email.
TheSite and the Services are operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provideto us will be transferred to the United States. By providing us with any information through the Site or the Services, you consent to this transfer.
Orchid Black is committed to providing access to our webpages for individuals with disabilities.
To meet this commitment, we will comply with the requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. Section 508 requires that individuals with disabilities, who are members of the public seeking information or services from us, have access to and use of information and data that is comparable to that provided to the public who are not individuals with disabilities, unless an undue burden would be imposed on us.
If you use assistive technology (such as a Braille reader, a screen reader, TTY, etc.) and the format of any material on our websites interferes with your ability to access any information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance in this matter. Please indicate the nature of your accessibility problem, the preferred format you would like to receive the material, the web address of the inaccessible material, and your contact information so that we may respond in a manner most helpful to you.