Collection of Personally Identifiable Information
KINSHIP enterprise does not require Website users or visitors to provide Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) to view the content in the Website or to browse the different sections of the Website. PII is information that identifies an individual including full name, postal address, photograph, e-mail address and/or telephone number. Any information KINSHIP enterprise collects is collected for the primary purpose of enabling KINSHIP enterprise to provide and enhance the services and information offered to our users. KINSHIP enterprise does not sell or license PII collected from its Websites to third parties.
Certain areas of the Website as well as third party websites linked to or accessible from this Website may have different privacy policies and practices. These third parties, and not KINSHIP enterprise, are responsible for the privacy practices of non- KINSHIP enterprise websites, or channels or areas of the Website that are operated by third parties, including but not limited to applications and/or features provided by third parties.
We, our service providers, advertisers and partners may collect various types of non-PII when you visit the Website and/or use the Services. Examples of non-PII that may be collected from visitors include: Internet protocol address, the type of browser (e.g., Firefox, Internet Explorer), type of operating system, (e.g., Microsoft Windows or Mac OS), domain name of Internet service provider (e.g., Comcast, Verizon or AT&T), Web pages visited, websites visited before and after visiting the Website, type of handheld or mobile device used to view the Website (e.g., iPhone, Blackberry), location information, content accessed and advertisements shown and/or clicked. We may use third parties to conduct web analytics and similar services with respect to an individual’s interaction with our Website.
In order to access KINSHIP enterprise events and webinars, or use other services or programs offered by KINSHIP enterprise, you may have to complete a registration form. During this registration you will be asked to provide a user name, a valid email address and additional information as may be required as part of the specific service or program which you register to, all of which are used to validate your registration and maintain your permissions with KINSHIP enterprise. You also may provide us with additional information (such as company name, title etc.) so we can provide you with a more customized experience on the Website and offer you better support.
From time to time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys or special promotional or other programs on the Website. If you choose to participate, we may request certain PII from you. Participation in such contests or surveys or programs is voluntary and you have a choice whether to provide this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code), and, in the case of a special program involving a form of payment, payment details. We use this information to notify participants, to monitor Website traffic, customize the Website or send participants email updates.
When you send email or other communications to KINSHIP enterprise, we may retain these communications to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our services.
You have the option to choose to receive occasional email updates from KINSHIP enterprise. Such updates can include a newsletter or other notifications in relation with the Website or the KINSHIP enterprise service. We provide you with the opportunity to ‘opt–out’ of having your PII used for such purposes when we ask for this information. For example, if you do not wish to receive any additional marketing materials from us, you can indicate your preference on our registration form. If you no longer wish to receive our email updates, you may opt–out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each update or by emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mobile/Social Network services
KINSHIP enterprise may offer to end users of the Services additional features and services that provide access to mobile and social networks.
You can sign in to your social network website through the Website. When you elect to sign in, you will be asked to grant us access to certain information from your social network profile.
This information may include friends or contacts lists, notes, updates and photos, and may be used by KINSHIP enterprise to help you customize your Website and/or the Services experience, suggest new features and content that may be relevant to you or provide KINSHIP enterprise with data for statistical purposes. If you elect to permit KINSHIP enterprise to access this information, KINSHIP enterprise may be able to see and use this information and such action may change your pre-existing privacy settings, however KINSHIP enterprise does not have control over the privacy settings of your social network provider. Please see your social network provider policies for any questions or concerns regarding such policies. KINSHIP enterprise does not sell or rent any Personal Identifiable Information it compiles through Social Networks to any third parties
. KINSHIP enterprise may provide non-identifiable, general statistical and demographic information derived from information from your Social Network to its Publishers from time to time. You may limit KINSHIP enterprise’s access to your social network account(s) at any time by changing your social network settings.
Sharing Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties
KINSHIP enterprise may use third-party tools or services to provide you with certain services or programs. A list of third party companies may be obtained by sending us an e-mail request to email@example.com
. The privacy practices of third parties are governed by the policies of the third party.
We use Google Analytics to help us understand how people use the Website.
If you use any Ads serving services that we provide, some of these services have their own privacy policies that govern the use of their services. Our advertising partners use PII or non-PII to deliver relevant advertising. One of these privacy policies is available at: http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacy, and you can opt-out of providing your information to such third party as set forth therein. To help ensure that information is not collected by these entities, you can clear all of your Cookies as provided in your browser’s instructions. You can also opt-out from certain other network advertising companies that participate in the Network Advertising Initiative (by clicking on http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp) and the Digital Advertising Alliance (by clicking http://www.aboutads.info/choices/). Companies that participate in these programs are identified on their websites.
If you entered the Website by clicking an affiliated link or promotion on another Website, or if you used a site that provides universal registration services to sign up for the Services, we will store the ID of that affiliate site in our database along with your computer’s User ID. We do this to ensure that the affiliate site receives proper credit for any subsequent app you may build using our platform.
KINSHIP enterprise reserves the right to disclose your PII as required by law and/or when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Website.
If you reject cookies, you may still use the Website and/or the Services, but your ability to use some areas of the Website and/or the Services may be limited.
By visiting the Website and/or using the Services, whether as a registered user or otherwise, you acknowledge, understand and hereby agree that you are giving us your consent to gather information about your use of the Website and/or the services through these Information Gathering Technologies.
Server logs capture certain non–PII, such as the time and date of a web visit, the browser and operating system being used, the IP address or domain name of the user’s ISP, and the web URL a user linked from. This information is generally but not exclusively used to help plan system enhancements when necessary and to provide content which is compatible with our visitors’ web browsing systems.
The security of your personal information is important to us, and we take steps to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on the Website, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
In the event we go through a business transition such as a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your information may be among the assets transferred.
Last Updated January 2013