Through the combination of both internal and third party tracking code as well as cookies, we track the following categories of information when a visitor enters the Site: (1) IP address, (2) domain servers, (3) type of computer used to access the Site, (4) types of web browsers (collectively “Anonymous Data”). Such data does not collect information that identifies you as an individual. We use Anonymous Data for general marketing purposes and to help enhance customer experience on the Sites and Services.
We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf. These companies may employ cookies and action tags also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous. See more about online advertising and your options at the Digital Advertising Alliance website.
For you to access certain services that we offer through the Sites and Services, we may require you to provide us with information that can identify you as an individual (“Personally Identifiable Information”). Or in accessing certain services, such as search features, you may incidentally provide such Personally Identifiable Information or information about a legal issue or circumstance related to yourself or someone else (“Legal Information”). Personally Identifiable Information includes “Contact Data” (such as your first and last name, physical street address, city, state, zip code, phone number and email address).
Please note that Contact Data, Legal Information, and Anonymous Data is used to gather general statistics regarding our customers and visitors, in order to enhance the consumer experience on the Sites and Services. We may also use demographic data in a manner that does not identify you specifically or allow you to be contacted but does identify certain criteria about our users in general. For example, we may inform third parties about the number of registered users, proportion of users by age and gender, number of unique visitors, and the pages most frequently browsed.
We use your Contact Data to provide you with special information and promotions regarding our products or to contact a customer regarding an order or to respond to a question or request.
If you post information on any of our message boards or forums, such information you provide may be available to other members of the Sites and other Site visitors. You should use caution when deciding to disclose your personal information in these venues as we do not control who may participate in these interactive forums.
Information about minors
Our Sites and Services are not intended for minors under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any personal information to or on the Sites and Services. We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on these Sites or Services or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a person under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a person under 18, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Choice Regarding Disclosure of Contact Information
You may choose not to provide us with any Contact Information. In such an event, you can still access and use some portions of the Sites or Services; however you will not be able to access and use portions of the Sites or Services that require your Contact Information.
Confidentiality and Security of Contact Information
We use reasonable measures to maintain the security of your personal information. However, no company, organization, or online community, including Law Soup Media, Inc., can fully eliminate security risks associated with personal information.
We may provide your personal information to third party service providers who work on behalf of or with us to provide some of the services and features of the Sites and Services and to help us communicate with the members of our Sites. However, these service providers do not have any independent right to share this information (except pursuant to a legal requirement such as a subpoena or warrant).
We have security measures in place to minimize the loss, misuse, destruction and alteration of the information that you provide us or that we obtain from you. We will have no liability however to you or to any third-party arising out of any such loss, misuse, destruction, or alternation.
Other Limits to Your Privacy
Our Sites and Services contain links to other third-party websites (“Linked Websites”). We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of the Linked Websites. If you choose to visit other websites, we are not responsible for the Privacy Practices or content of those other websites, and it is your responsibility to review the Privacy Policies at those websites to confirm that you understand and agree with their policies.