This PRIVACY NOTICE IS FOR CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS intended to apply solely to visitors, users, and persons who are residents in the State of California (“consumers” or “you”).
We adopt this notice to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) and other California privacy laws. Any terms defined in the CCPA have the same meaning when used in this notice.
We collect information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or device (“personal information”).
We have collected the following Statutory Defined Categories of personal information from consumers within the last twelve (12) months:
Category: “Identifiers” – which may include: A real name, alias, postal address, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet Protocol address, email address, or other similar identifiers.
Category: “Customer Records” – which may include: A name, signature, address, telephone number, education level, employment, driver license status and medical information Some personal information included in this category may overlap with other categories.
Category: “Protected Classification Characteristics” – which may include: Age, marital status, gender, and Veteran or military status.
Category: “Internet or Other Similar Network Activity” – which may include: Browsing history, search history, information on a consumer’s interaction with a website, application, or advertisement.
Category: “Geolocation Data” – which may include location of ISP.
Category: “Professional or Employment-Related Information” – which may include employment status, ie. Employed, Self-Employed or Retired Status
The above categories of personal information are obtained from the following categories of sources:
We may use or disclose the personal information we collect for one or more of the following business purposes:
We will not collect additional categories of personal information or use the personal information we collected for any other purpose than described herein without first providing you notice.
We may share your personal information with a third party for business purposes. When we disclose personal information for a business purpose, we enter a contract that describes the purpose and requires the recipient to both keep that personal information confidential and not use it for any purpose except performing the services outlined in the contract.
In the preceding twelve (12) months, we have disclosed the following categories of personal information (as identified above) for a business purpose:
We share the above following categories of personal information for a business purpose to the following third parties:
Third parties to whom you or your agents authorize us to disclose your personal information in connection with the products or services you have expressed interest in.
Right to Opt-Out of the Sale of Personal Information-
You have the right to opt-out of any sale of your Personal Information by us. If you are requesting a product or service, this is an exemption from this right, and we will process your request. However, you have the right to cease all further sale of your Personal Information.
Per California CCPA Section 1798.140(t): A business does not sell personal information when: A consumer uses or directs the business to intentionally disclose personal information or uses the business to intentionally interact with a third party, provided the third party does not also sell the personal information, unless that disclosure would be consistent with the provisions of this title.
In the preceding twelve (12) months, we have shared your information with providers of the services or products you have requested. We have also shared your information with third parties as described above.
To Opt-Out of the sale of Personal Information, please see Section: Exercise Your Rights below.
Right to Know About Personal Information-
You have the right to request that we disclose certain information to you about our collection and use of your Personal Information over the past 12 months. Personal Information does not include: (i) Publicly available information from government records; (ii) De-identified or aggregated consumer information; (iii) Information excluded from the CCPAs scope, like health or medical information covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA); (iv) Personal Information covered by certain sector-specific privacy laws, including the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), California Financial Information Privacy Act (FIPA), or the Drivers Privacy Protection Act of 1994 (DPPA).
You may submit a verifiable consumer request to obtain the specific Personal Information we have collected about you at the link or email address provided in Section: Exercising Your Rights, below.
Once we receive and confirm your verifiable consumer request, we will provide:
You have the right to request that we correct and/or delete any of your personal information you provided to this platform and retained, subject to certain exceptions. Upon receipt and confirmation of your verifiable consumer request, we will delete (and direct our service providers to delete) your personal information from our records, unless an exception applies.
We may retain your information despite your deletion request if retaining the information is necessary for us or our vendors/ service providers to perform any of the following:
To exercise your rights as described above, please submit a verifiable consumer request here or send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Only you or a person registered with the California Secretary of State that you authorize to act on your behalf, may make a verifiable consumer request related to your personal information or on behalf of your minor child.
You may only make a verifiable consumer request for access or data portability twice within a 12-month period. The verifiable consumer request must:
The above details are important. We will be unable to process/respond to your request or provide you with personal information if we cannot conclusively verify your identity or any authority to make the request and/or confirm the personal information relates to you.
We will only use the personal information provided in a verifiable consumer request to actually verify the requestor’s identity or authority in order to process such request.
We will respond to a verifiable consumer request within 45 days of its receipt as required. If more time is required (up to 90 days), we will inform you of the reason and extension period in writing. We will deliver a written response by mail or electronically, at your request. The information provided will cover a 12-month period preceding the verifiable consumer request’s receipt. The response we provide may also explain the reasons we cannot process a request, if applicable. For requests made, we will select a format to provide your personal information that is readily useable.
We do not charge a fee to process or respond to your verifiable consumer request unless it is excessive, repetitive, or manifestly unfounded. If we determine that the request warrants a fee, we will tell you why we made that decision and provide you with a cost estimate before completing your request.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights. Unless permitted by the CCPA, we will not:
We reserve the right to amend this privacy notice at our discretion and at any time. When we make changes to this privacy notice, we will notify you by email or through a notice on this platform.
If you have any questions or comments regarding this notice, please contact us at email@example.com