EU and Swiss Consumers: EU-US Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework
Project Eve LLC
1819 Polk Street #402
San Francisco, CA 94109
Project Eve LLC has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Principles to an independent dispute resolution mechanism, the BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD, operated by the Council of Better Business Bureaus. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit http://www.bbb.org/EU-privacyshield/for-eu-consumers for more information and to file a complaint.
HOW THE WEBSITE OPERATES
- COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
In order to become a Member of the Website, Users must register for account credentials. When you register for account credentials, Project Eve collects certain Personal Information, including your name, email address, and a password that you select. Project Eve may use the Website to collect, use, and retain all information, including Personal Information and Network Data, that is disclosed and uploaded by Members in connection with their use of The Website. “Network Data” means all data collected from The Website or that a Member submits including registration information, profile data, answers to profile questions, all Content and other information contributed by Members, and statistical information and analytics relating to usage and interactions within the Website. When a User signs up to become a member of The Websites, he or she is providing Personal Information to Project Eve, as such Project Eve and its designated administrators will have access to Personal Information and Network Data. In addition, Project Eve will have the ability to reset Member passwords upon request.
- PASSIVE DATA COLLECTION
- THIRD PARTY ADVERTISERS
- INFORMATION RECEIVED FROM THIRD-PARTY SOURCES
- HOW THE WEBSITE USES PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may use Personal Information to operate, provide, improve, and maintain The Website, and our other services and systems, and to develop new products and services; to prevent abusive and fraudulent use of The Website and our other services and systems; to send you administrative messages, and information about The Website, content, and services in which we believe you may be interested; and for other administrative and internal business purposes.
- WHEN THE WEBSITE DISCLOSES PERSONAL INFORMATION
We also may be required to disclose an individual’s personal information in response to a lawful request by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements. Additionally, we may disclose Personal Information where we, in good faith, deem it appropriate or necessary to prevent violation of The Websites’ Terms of Service, or our other agreements; take precautions against liability; protect the rights, property, or safety of The Websites, any individual, or the general public; maintain and protect the security and integrity of our services or infrastructure; protect ourselves and our services from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful uses; investigate and defend ourselves against third-party claims or allegations; or assist government enforcement agencies.
- CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP
In the event of a change in ownership, or a merger with, acquisition by, or sale of assets to, another entity, we reserve the right to transfer all of your Personal Information, including email addresses, to that entity. We will use reasonable efforts to notify registered users of such a transfer (by a posting on our home page, or by email to a Member’s email address that was provided to us, as chosen by us in our discretion).
We use industry standard security measures to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of Personal Information under our control. Although we make good faith efforts to maintain the security of such Personal Information, we cannot guarantee that it will remain free from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, or alteration. Further, while we work hard to ensure the integrity and security of our network and systems, we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent “hackers” or other unauthorized persons from illegally accessing or obtaining this information. We do not assume any liability to third parties whose information you include in your address book, contact list or any similar items, or which you post or transmit in any Content on a Network. To help maintain the security of your account credentials, please keep your password secure. If we learn of a security breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using The Website or providing Personal Information to us, you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of The Website. If a security systems breach occurs, we may post a notice on our homepage, or elsewhere on The Website and may send email to you at the email address you have provided to us.
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) protects the online privacy of children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from anyone under the age of 13, unless or except as permitted by law. Any person who provides Personal Information through The Website represents to us that he or she is 13 years of age or older. If we learn that Personal Information has been collected from a user under 13 years of age on or through The Website, then we will take the appropriate steps to cause this information to be deleted. If you are the parent or legal guardian of a child under 13 who has become a Member, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to have that child’s account terminated and information deleted.
- YOUR CHOICES
You have the right, at any time, to access your Personal Information to review, update, correct, or delete certain categories that you have provided to us by signing in to your profile at The Website and updating the Personal Information. Members may also, at any time, elect to leave The Website and delete their profile. Members may do so by selecting the option to leave on the settings menu in their member profile. Please note that certain categories of content you’ve posted, such as groups you’ve created or discussions you’ve started or participated in, will not be automatically deleted during this process. We make it a practice not to delete, posts, or other content in the community based on the decision to leave The Website alone. All content is granted to Project Eve LLC with perpetual electronic publishing rights. Any content posted on The Website becomes a part of the community even if the member is no longer a member of The Website. If you wish to make an access request or deletion of this remaining content (groups, discussions, blogs, etc.), please contact email@example.com or at the address noted in the “Contact Us” Section. Additionally, even if you update or remove Personal Information that you have provided to us, your Personal Information may be retained in our backup files and archives for a reasonable period of time for legal purposes.
- EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS AND UNSOLICITED COMMERCIAL EMAIL
We may send you administrative messages, and updates regarding your account, The Website, and our services, by email. We may also send administrative or promotional messages to the extent permitted by applicable law. You may indicate your preferences regarding certain administrative email messages by following adjusting your preferences by selecting Settings (on the right) in your profile page and then selecting E-mail (on the left) and adjusting your notifications. Additionally, you can choose to opt-out of receiving messages from The Website by following the directions on the bottom of the email message you receive. Our Terms of Service prohibit Users from engaging in any activity involving the sending of email in violation of applicable law, including CAN-SPAM and other laws regulating unsolicited commercial email. Violations of these policies may result in immediate termination of service and legal action against any senders or initiators of such messages.
- THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
- INTERNATIONAL USERS
- CONTACTING US
1890 Polk Street #402
San Francisco, CA 94109