We take your privacy seriously. This PP explains the limited ways in which We may collect and use your information and the measures We take to protect, secure and safeguard that information.
Types of Information We May Collect
We typically collect the following types of information:
Personal Identifying Information
Personal Identifying Information includes information that distinguishes your personal identity, provides access to your accounts, or constitutes your personal financial information. We do not collect information regarding your accounts or financial information. Any financial or account information provided by you when you register for Services is provided directly by you to a third party payment processor. We do not see, collect, or store that information. When you register for Services, we will generally ask for your name, an email address, a telephone contact number, your mailing address, your age, your occupation, and how you heard about us. Typically, only your name and an email address will be required for registration, and the other information will be optional. To protect your privacy, any sensitive Personal Identifying Information will generally be stored by third party systems.
Information that is not Personal Identifying Information
Other information We may collect will either not include or will be stripped of Personal Identifying Information, may be single pieces or sources of information without more which do not constitute Personal Identifying Information, or may be aggregate information which is based on information about you but does not personally identify you.
How We May Collect Information
We typically collect information in the following ways:
Information You Affirmatively Provide
We may collect information that you affirmatively provide to Us when filling out forms or accessing Our Services. For example, when you register for Services, we will generally ask for your name, email address, telephone contact number, mailing address, age, occupation, and how you heard about us. Typically, only your name and an email address will be required for registration, and the other information will be optional.
Your Transactional Information
We may collect information in connection with your Service and transactional history with Us, including but not limited to information regarding which Services you have engaged.
Information You Automatically Provide
Hardware and Software Information
We may collect information about your computer hardware and software. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses.
Website and Webpage Information
We may keep track of the websites and pages you visit within the Site.
The Site may use "cookies" to help personalize your online experience. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Site.
A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. If you choose to allow cookies, the purpose of cookies is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page.
Information from Our Affiliates
We may receive information about you from Our parent, subsidiary, or affiliate companies, if any.
Information from Non-Affiliates
We may receive certain information about you from Our non-affiliated collaborators or joint venturers, if any, or from other non-affiliated third parties.
Your Publicly Available Information
We may collect information about you that is publicly available. If you voluntarily choose to make certain information public through postings, comments or otherwise, or if information is generally or otherwise publicly available, We may collect that public information simply by accessing it through its public availability. Before making public any information, please note that any party may view, access or make use of such information.
With Whom We May Share Information
We may share your information with the following persons or entities. In each case, We will make every effort to disclose only the information necessary under the circumstances:
Our agents and representatives, and Our parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, if any
We may share your information internally with our employees, agents and representatives with a need to know that information in order to assist us with the provision of your Services or the running of our organization. Our employees, agents and representatives are obligated to protect the confidentiality of your information according to Our company policies. If we share any information with parent, subsidiary, or affiliated entities, those entities will also be obligated to protect the confidentiality of your information in accordance with policies which are the same or similar to this PP.
Our non-affiliated contractors and service providers that provide services for, or functions on behalf of, Our organization
If necessary in connection with the services or functions provided by these service providers, to the limited extent required under the circumstances, We may share or allow your information to be exposed to these service providers, including but not limited to Our IT providers, attorneys, accountants, and other advisors. These third parties are obligated by Us to protect the confidentiality of your information.
Our non-affiliated collaborators or joint venturers, if any
We may share your information with non-affiliated third party collaborators or joint venturers in order to provide certain Services to you.
Successor, merger, and transfer entities and assignees
In the event We buy any other business or assets, or sell our business or its assets, We may share your information with the successor, merger, or transfer entities or assignees, provided those entities are legally obligated in connection with the transaction to protect the confidentiality of your information.
Persons holding a legal or beneficial interest relating to you or your account
We may disclose information about you or relating to your account or Services to persons holding a legal or beneficial interest related to you or in that account or those Services.
Persons acting in a fiduciary or representative capacity on your behalf
We may disclose information about you or relating to your account or Services to persons acting in a fiduciary or representative capacity on your behalf.
Law enforcement agencies or authorities
We may share your information in accordance with or to the extent specifically required under law with law enforcement agencies or authorities in connection with a matter related to public safety or in connection with Our legal requirements, to comply with a properly authorized investigation, subpoena or summons, or to respond to judicial process or to authorities with jurisdiction over Our organization.
We may generally share or publish information that is made publicly available by you or otherwise made publicly available not as a result of any violation of this PP.
How We Use and Disclose Information
We may use or disclose your information in the following ways:
To operate Our Site and deliver your Services
We can use and disclose your information, whether specifically or in aggregate, to operate, manage and improve Our Site and Services, to improve Site content, to conduct research and analysis, to provide, process, and administer the Services, and to communicate with you.
To send you administrative information, service announcements, terms and conditions and information related to your account or Services, and other similar communications
We can communicate with you in these ways in support of your account or the Site and Services.
To run Our organization
We can use and disclose your information in order operate, manage, and improve Our organization.
To fix technical issues
We can use and disclose your information in order to fix technical errors or problems.
To provide personalized experiences, customization, recommendations, help, or Services
We can use and disclose your information in order to personalize or customize the Site or Services.
To address Site security and other security issues
We can use and disclose your information to address security, to protect against fraud, or for risk management purposes.
To respond to your inquiries or provide you with customer support
We can use and disclose your information in order to respond to your inquiries and communications and to provide you with customer support Services.
To comply with the law or to protect Our rights or yours
We can use and disclose information about you if State or Federal laws require it, to respond to or comply with legal or administrative proceedings, actions, or requests, to enforce the Terms, this PP or other applicable agreements, rights or remedies, or to protect Our or your rights or property.
To address or respond to regulatory or law enforcement matters and other governmental requests
We can use and disclose information about you in connection with regulatory or law enforcement matters or in connection with other governmental or administrative agency-related requests.
To respond to lawsuits and legal actions
We can use and disclose information about you in response to a judicial process or a court or administrative order, or in response to a subpoena, investigation, or summons.
To protect and address your claims
We can use and disclose your information to the extent We believe necessary to evaluate and respond to complaints or claims regarding your legal rights.
To transfer assets and information to successors or assignees
In the event We sell or transfer units of business or assets, are involved in a business sale, merger, or similar transfer, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy, We may disclose or transfer your information to one or more third parties in conjunction with such transaction or representation.
To take actions with your permission or consent
We can use and disclose your information in any manner or for any purpose to which you consent or give Us permission.
To send you promotional information, newsletters, updates, or other similar informational materials
We may receive information about you from others as outlined above in connection with sending you promotional information. You may follow the opt-out-related information provided in those communications to opt-out of receiving promotional communications from us. You may also email Us at any time at email@example.com to request to unsubscribe or opt out of receiving promotional communications from Us.
Your Choices and Rights
You can choose not to use the Site or Services.
You can stop using the Site or the Services at any time. We may retain information collected prior to termination of use.
You can always opt out of or unsubscribe from receipt of promotional and other communications
We respect your privacy. You may opt out or unsubscribe at any time from receiving any or all communications from Us. To opt out or unsubscribe please contact Us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Except as required to register for desired Services, You can choose not to affirmatively disclose any Personal Identifying Information to Us.
You can ask for a paper copy of this PP at any time, even when you have agreed to receive the Notice electronically. We will provide you with a paper copy promptly upon request. Please contact Us at email@example.com to request a paper copy of this PP or download or print this PP here. Please be sure to include your postal address in any request to receive a paper copy of this PP by mail.
You can file a complaint if you feel your rights are violated
If you feel We have violated your rights, you can complain by contacting Us at LeanEDEd LLC, 1505 Brummel Street, Evanston, Illinois 60202.
We will never retaliate against you for filing any complaint.
We are required by law to maintain the privacy and security of your Personal Identifying Information.
We will provide notices and disclosures as legally required in the event of a breach of the security, confidentiality, or integrity of your Personal Identifying Information.
We will not use or share your information other than as described in this PP, unless you tell Us in writing that We can. If you provide permission for certain uses or disclosures, you may change your mind at any time. Let Us know in writing at firstname.lastname@example.org if you change your mind about any additional permissions.
Changes to the Terms of this Notice
Other Important Information
Children and Persons under Age Eighteen
We do not knowingly collect information from children or persons under the age of eighteen (18). If you are under the age of eighteen (18), you cannot use the Site or Services. If We discover use of the Site or Services by children or persons under the age of eighteen (18), We will close the applicable account and delete all associated data. If you are a parent or guardian and need help closing such an account, please contact Us at email@example.com.
United States Service
This Site is operated within the United States, and all data and information submitted or inputted will be connected and transferred to, and used within, the United States. By accessing the Site or Services, you consent to this use and transfer. If you are using the Site or Services from outside the United States, additional laws may apply. Please ensure that your use of the Site or Services is appropriate in your jurisdiction. If you access the Site or Services from outside the United States, you do so at your sole initiative and risk and are solely responsible for compliance with any and all applicable laws and consequences of your use. You may not use the Site or Services in any jurisdiction in which such use would be illegal or unlawful, and you understand and agree that the Site is not intended to be used in or subject to the laws of any foreign jurisdiction.
Third Party Sites
We encourage you to review the privacy statements of websites or service providers to which you may choose to link from the Sites so that you can understand how those websites or service providers collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy policies, practices, uses, statements, or other content on websites or applications outside of the Sites or of any third parties.
Our Use of Third Party Services
Information Security and Limitation of Liability
We take the security and confidentiality of your information very seriously, and We take reasonable measures to protect and safeguard your information. We use certain commercially available tools, firewalls, antivirus software, encryption, authentication, and anti-theft measures. We also use physical and technical safeguards to enhance the safety and security of your information. Ultimately, however, there may be situations which We cannot predict or control, and you acknowledge and agree that We cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with your information. As such, We cannot guarantee the security of the information you provide. Please recognize that with respect to such circumstances, you provide information at your own risk. And, you acknowledge and agree that, except in the event of Our direct gross negligence or willful misconduct, in the event of a security breach in connection with the Site or Services, We are not liable for (a) any special, indirect, consequential, incidental, or punitive, exemplary, or other damages, costs, losses, or liabilities arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site or Services or your provision of Personal Identifying Information or other information or (b) any unauthorized access, theft, use, alteration, disclosure, loss, or destruction of your Personal Identifying Information or other information. YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICES IS SUBJECT TO THIS PP AND THE TERMS. PLEASE REVIEW BOTH CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING THE SITE OR SERVICES.
This Notice is Effective as of April 5, 2018
Please contact Us with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The team at LeanED, LLC