1. WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM THE PEOPLE THAT VISIT WEBSITE?
We collect two types of data and information:
1.1 Non-personal Information: The first type is non-identifiable and anonymous information (“Non-personal Information”). To put it simply, we have no idea what is the identity of the User from which we have collected the Non-personal Information. Non-personal Information which is being gathered consists of technical information and behavioral information, as detailed below:
Type of operating system (e.g. Windows, Linux, etc.)
Type of Browser (e.g. Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc.)
Screen resolution (e.g. 800×600, 1024×768, etc.)
Browser and keyboard language (e.g. English)
Computer’s configurations and settings and any similar technical data and information.
User’s click stream on the Service (i.e. the fact that User has chosen to click on a certain link or access a certain feature on the Service).
The activities of the User on the Service, including information pertaining to activities made by the User (e.g. which action was taken on the Service, last login date etc.).
Any Similar behavioral information.
1.2 Personal Information: The other type of information is individually identifiable information (“Personal Information”). To put it simply, this information may identify an individual or is of a private and/or sensitive nature. Personal Information which is being gathered consists of any personal details provided voluntarily by the User on the website.
2. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
2.1. Opt-in requirement: WITHOUT YOUR AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT (ON A CASE-BY-CASE BASIS), WE DO NOT SELL, RENT OR OTHERWISE SHARE YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION WITH OTHER THIRD PARTIES. TO THE EXTENT WE SHARE INFORMATION WITH OUR PARTNERS AND ADVERTISERS, WE SHARE ONLY AGGREGATED OR OTHERWISE NON-PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION THAT IS NOT LINKED TO YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION.
2.2. Required disclosures: Though we make every effort to preserve member privacy, we may need to disclose your Personally Identifiable Information when required by law or if we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our website, (b) enforce this Policy or the Terms of Service Agreement, (c) respond to claims that your Personal Information violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Gathering, its members and the public. You authorize us to disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or may expose us or you to legal liability.
3. WHEN DO WE COLLECT INFORMATION?
When you visit the Site, whether as a Member or a non-registered user just browsing (any of these, a “TMK User”), our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type or the webpage you were visiting before you came to our Site, pages of our Site that you visit, the time spent on those pages, information you search for on our Site, access times and dates, and other statistics. We use this information to monitor and analyze use of the Site and the Service and for the Site’s technical administration, to increase our Site’s functionality and user-friendliness, and to better tailor our Site to our visitors’ needs. We also use this information to verify that visitors to the Site meet the criteria required to process their requests. We do not treat Log Data as Personal Information or use it in association with other Personal Information, though we may aggregate, analyze and evaluate such information for the same purposes as stated above regarding other Non-Identifying Information.
4. WHAT ARE THE PURPOSES OF THE COLLECTION OF INFORMATION?
4.1 Non-personal Information is collected in order to:
Enhance the User’s experience on the Service (e.g. by determining the screen resolutions).
Learn about the preferences of Users and general trends on the Service (e.g. understand which features are more popular than others).
4.2 Personal Information is collected in order to:
Enable the overall operation of the Service.
Personalize your experience on the Service.
Provide you with certain information and services available only to registered Users.
Allow us to contact you with proposals and tailored information regarding events, offers, services, etc.
5. USE OF INFORMATION
5.1. We use the information we collect about you (including your Personally Information) to create a better, more personalized experience for you based on your individual usage habits, improve our marketing and promotional efforts, analyze site usage, improve our content and product offerings, and customize our site’s content, layout and Services. These uses improve our site and allow us to better customize it to meet your needs.
6. DIRECT MARKETING
You hereby agree that we shall use your contact details for the purpose of informing you regarding events, products and services which may interest you and to send to you advertisements and other marketing material, transmitted to the e-mail address you have provided.
You may withdraw your consent via sending a written notice to the Company by email to the following address: email@example.com
7. HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION?
We take a great care in maintaining the security of the Service and your information and in preventing unauthorized access to it through industry standard technologies and internal procedures, including through the use of tokens and encryption mechanisms. However, we do not guarantee that unauthorized access will never occur.
8. OUR POLICY TOWARD CHILDREN
The Site is not directed to individuals under 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with Personal Information without their consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our file.