Effective Date: October 26, 2012
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these documents or any of our practices or policies, please contact the operators of the Site at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Non-Personal Information We Automatically Collect About You
Even if you do not register with KidzVuz, we collect Non-Personal Information about your use of our Site via the following:
B. Web Beacons
We also use “web beacons” to collect anonymous information about your use of our Site and the websites of selected sponsors and advertisers, your use of emails, special promotions and/or newsletters we may send to you. Web beacons are tiny graphic image files embedded in a web page or email that provide a presence on the web page or email and send back to its home server information from the user’s browser. The information collected by web beacons allows us to statistically monitor how many people are using our Site, visiting selected sponsors’ and advertisers’ websites, opening our emails, and for what purposes. Our web beacons are not used to track your activity outside of our Site. We do not link Non-Personal Information from web beacons to Personal Information without your permission.
C. Traffic Data
We automatically track and collect the following categories of information when you visit our Site: (1) IP addresses; (2) domain servers; (3) types of computers accessing the Site; (4) types of web browsers used to access the Site; (5) referring source which may have sent you to the Site; and (6) other information associated with the interaction of your browser and the Site (collectively “Traffic Data”). We do not link Non-Personal Information from Traffic Data to Personal Information without your permission.
3. Personal Information We Collect About You
Personal Information includes data, such as a parent’s first and last name, e-mail address, telephone number, a child’s first and last name, mailing address, email address or SMS address – those these will only be collected if consented to by the parent. The child’s age and birth date, username and password, hobbies and interests, and user generated content may be combined with the registration data.
Additionally, if a parent opts in to our Star Reviewer Program, we will also ask for the parent’s mailing address, but at no time will we link a child’s full name to a home address.
No personal information as defined by COPPA will be made available to the public, including other Site visitors. We do not require child members to disclose more information than is reasonably necessary to interact with the Site and to participate in the Services. We use the Personal Information that you provide to offer you with the specific Services you select, respond to your questions, send you emails about Site maintenance and updates and for internal marketing research purposes. KIDZVUZ DOES NOT SHARE, SELL, RENT OR TRADE THE PERSONAL INFORMATION OF ITS USERS WITH ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR THEIR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES without your explicit consent .
B. Email to You
We may use your contact data to send you information about the Site and the Services and/or to contact you when necessary and in conjunction with your use of certain Services. In some cases, when you click on a link in an e-mail, your browser may be momentarily directed to the Site of a third party which, acting on behalf of KidzVuz (see Section 6 below), notes or “counts” your response to the e-mail before re-directing your browser to your selected destination; this re-direction process may not be apparent to you.
C. Updating Your Personal Information
Registered users may update their Personal Information at any time by logging into their account and clicking on the “My Hive” link.
D. Parental Review of Children’s Personal Information
Any parent or legal guardian of a child under the age of 13 who is registered as a member of KidzVuz may contact KidzVuz at any time and request to review his or her child’s Personal Information, ask to have it deleted and/or refuse to allow any further collection or use of their child’s Personal Information by KidzVuz. To request any of the above, please send KidzVuz an e-mail at: email@example.com (with “Parental Review Request” in the subject line of the message), which includes the following:
- your child’s first name and last initial, username and password;
- your first and last name;
- your e-mail address;
- a statement detailing your exact request (i.e whether you would simply like to review your child’s Personal Information, if you would also like it deleted from our servers, and/or whether you would like us to prohibit your child from re-registering with the Site and/or providing us with any further Personal Information at a later date); and
- a statement by you, certifying that you are the parent or legal guardian of the child whose information you are requesting;
KidzVuz will respond to all such requests, informing the parent or legal guardian of its compliance with his or her request, within 3 business days or as soon as is commercially practicable .
4. California Residents’ Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits any users who are residents of the State of California to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us via postal mail at: Kidzvuz, LLC., 244 5th Avenue, Suite 2250, New York, N.Y. 10001
5. KidzVuz’s Use of Your Information
We may use the Personal Information collected in connection with our Site for internal marketing research purposes, to send you information about KidzVuz or our products or Services, to contact you when necessary and in conjunction with your use of certain Services, or to contact you in the event that there is a question or concern about your child’s account. communications.
6. Information Collected by Third Parties
8. Disclosure of Your Information
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and 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 Site.
If you agree to the collection and use of your child’s information; however, you object to our disclosure of your child’s information to third parties under any circumstances, you may notify us of your objection by emailing us at: email@example.com or via postal mail at: Kidzvuz LLC, 244 5th Avenue, Suite 2250, New York, N.Y. 10001.
We will honor all requests not to share a child’s information with any third parties; however, doing so, may limit your child’s ability to access certain areas of the Site and/or use certain of the Services..
9. Personal Information and Posted Content
Some of our Services allow users to provide us with Posted Content (as defined in the Terms & Conditions), including product reviews and user comments. In connection with Posted Content, KidzVuz employs various technical and managerial measures, including filters and live moderation, to ensure that Posted Content does not disclose any Personal Information. Nonetheless, if you or your child chooses to provide Posted Content to the Site and in so doing, to disclose Personal Information, you should be aware that such information could be read, collected or used by other users. We are not responsible for the accuracy of the Personal Information you or your child choose to disclose in Posted Content..
10. Data Security and Integrity
The security, integrity and confidentiality of your information are very important to us. We have implemented technical, administrative and physical security measures that are designed to protect member information from unauthorized access, disclosure, use and modification. From time to time, we will review our security procedures to consider appropriate new technology and methods. Please be aware though that, despite our best efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.
If you no longer wish to receive emails from KidzVuz, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each email, or by emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or via postal mail at: KidzVuz, LLC 244 5th Avenue, Suite 2250 New York, N.Y. 10001.
12. Transfer and Storage of Data
The Site is hosted on servers in the United States. Accordingly, if you are located outside of the United States, the Personal Information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By submitting your Personal Information, you consent to its transfer and storage in the United States and its use in accordance with the purposes for which it was originally collected.
14. PRIVO®’s Privacy Assurance Program (“PPAP”)
KidzVuz is a participant in PRIVO®’s Privacy Assurance Program (“PPAP”). As part of participating in the PPAP, KidzVuz adheres to the strict information collection, use and disclosure requirements. PRIVO is an independent, third party organization committed to safeguarding children’s personal information collected online, and to helping parents and their children exercise control over personal information while exploring the Internet. The certification seal posted on this page indicates that KidzVuz has established privacy practices and has agreed to submit to PRIVO’s oversight and consumer dispute resolution process. If you have questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us at 212 579 9171 or email@example.com. If you have further concerns after you have contacted KidzVuz, you can contact PRIVO directly at privacy@PRIVO.com.
If you need further assistance, please send an e-mail with your questions or comments to PRIVACY@KidzVuz.com or write us at:
244 5th Avenue, Suite 2250
New York, N.Y. 10001
You may also telephone us at 1-(212) 579 -9171