Informant will not provide anyone else outside Informant with any information specific to you collected from Informant unless we have your consent. The only Informant employees or consultants allowed access to personal information about you are those who need to have access. Any employee or consultant who violates our privacy and security policies is subject to disciplinary action, including possible termination or prosecution.
We may collect personal information that can identify you, such as your name and email address, and other information that does not identify you. When you provide personal information through our website, the information may be sent to servers located in other countries around the world.
We may collect and store any personal information you enter on our website or provide to us in some other manner, including personal information that may be contained in any video, comment or other submission you upload or post to the website. This includes identifying information, such as your name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number; your likeness; and, if you transact business with us, financial information such as your payment method (valid credit card number, type, expiration date or other financial information). We also may request information about your interests and activities, your gender and age, and other demographic information.
We may also periodically obtain both personal and non-personal information about you from business partners, contractors and other third parties. Examples of information that we may receive include demographic information.
We may also collect and store personal information about other people that you provide to us. If you use our website to upload, share and/or distribute content (including videos, comments or other submissions), and such content contains personal information about others, such information may be stored in order to allow for such uploading, sharing and/or distribution
We may allow third-party advertising companies or ad networks to display advertisements on our websites. We do not provide any personal information to these companies. These companies may use tracking tools, such as cookies, to collect information about computers used to view or interact with their advertisements.
If you post information about yourself or others, or communicate with others using our website, please note that we cannot control who reads your postings or what they do with the information you provide. We encourage you to use caution in posting personal information.
We may disclose your personal information if (i) required to do so by law, court order or subpoena, or as requested by other government, law enforcement, or investigative authority, (ii) we in good faith believe that such disclosure is necessary or advisable, including without limitation to protect the rights or properties of Informant, (iii) we have reason to believe that disclosing your personal information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing interference with our rights or properties, or has breached an agreement, or if anyone else could be harmed by such activities or interference, (iv) if we determine an ad posted violates our Terms of Service or the rights of a third party, or (v) there is an emergency involving personal danger.
Please note that if you post any of your personal information on the Website, such information may be collected and used by others over whom Informant has no control. Informant is not responsible for the use by third parties of information you post or otherwise make public.
From time to time, we may send you information with announcements and updates about the Website and your account. You may elect to opt-out of ongoing e-mail communication from us, such as newsletters, subscriptions, account information, promotional materials, contest results, survey inquiries, etc. by using a simple “opt out” procedure. You need only reply to the communication with the word “unsubscribe” (without the quotation marks) in the body of your e-mail response and your name will be removed from that mailing list. However, if you opt-out of receiving our announcements and updates about your account, you may no longer have access to areas restricted to account members.
The Website is not intended for children under the age of 18 nor does Informant knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. Informant does not orient the Website toward children or target them as an audience, nor does it screen them from using Informant. Some of the material on the Website is for mature audiences, and parents and guardians should take responsibility for monitoring their children’s use. Informant does not collect or distribute information indicating whether a user is a child.
The Website provides links and pointers to Websites maintained by other organizations. Informant provides these links as a convenience to users, but it does not operate, control or endorse such sites. Informant also disclaims any responsibility for the information on those sites and any products or services offered there, and cannot vouch for the privacy policies of such sites. Informant does not make any warranties or representations that any linked sites (or even the Website) will function without error or interruption, that defects will be corrected.
All commerce transactions that take place on the Website are processed through a secure server in order to make every reasonable effort to insure that your personal information is protected. Any transactions that take place on other sites that have links from the Website are not necessarily handled in this fashion. Informant disclaims any responsibility for transactions conducted on those sites and cannot vouch for the security of the information submitted in those transactions.