Please read the following statements carefully, as they address the rules of engagement between us.
Your privacy is important to us. We want to assure you we respect your data protection rights in compliance with the latest EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements as of 25th May 2018.
This Website is owned and operated by A2 Media Ventures, Inc. (A2MV). The following terms and conditions govern your use of this site and its products and services with regard to privacy and personal information.
For the purpose of this agreement and for ease of use, any reference to “the Company” shall be a reference to A2MV and any reference to “the Website” shall be a reference to any and all websites owned by the Company, their respective products, and their employees and agents.
We have a several fundamental principles we follow in the regular course of business:
- We do not actively collect sensitive information about you, including information about your health, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or criminal history. We will take steps to appropriately protect any sensitive information we do receive.
- We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
- We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation and delivery of our services to you.
- We store personal information only for as long as we have a reason to keep it.
- In our email communications we give you the option to unsubscribe from email communications at any time from the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails.
- If you have a membership account on one of our websites, at any time, you can login and visit the “My Account” link to view and edit your personal information on file.
TYPE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Our purpose in collecting visitor information is to better understand how our visitors use our Websites. Like most websites, we collect Internet Protocol (“IP”) address from all visitors to the website. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our website, analyze trends, track users’ movement, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the website, and deliver content. We may display this information publicly but will not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described above.
COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES
Certain visitors to our Websites choose to interact with us in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information like email address, name and surname (to name some). The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For instance, paying customers may be required to provide a mailing address and other personally identifying information.
We collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with us. We do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
PROTECTIONS AGAINST UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS
We have implemented reasonable measures to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card or address data) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot ensure or warranty the security of any such Personal Information.
If you have concerns about entering personal information on our website, then you should not enter such data.
Our website and emails contain links to other websites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another website over A2MV has no control and will bear no responsibility.
PROTECTION OF CERTAIN PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION
We disclose potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of our employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that need to know that information in order to process it on our behalf or to provide services available at our Websites, and that have agreed not to disclose it to others.
Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using our Websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.
We will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to our employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, we disclose potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information, only when required to do so by law, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of the Company, third parties or the public at large.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION
If you are a registered user or subscriber of any of our Websites and have supplied your email address, we may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new training or training updates you can access, partner offers, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with us and in the industry.
OPTING OUT OF COMMUNICATIONS
You may choose to stop receiving our emails at any time, by following the unsubscribe instructions included in any of our emails, or by updating your communications preferences via our email service provider.
TESTIMONIALS AND COMMENTS
If you provide us with a testimonial, you give us your consent for the use of your name and the Service to be displayed on any of our Websites, or in our other marketing materials, together with the content of the testimonial that you provide. If you provide a comment on one of our websites, that comment information that you provided remains on our website.
If personally identifying information is included in the testimonial or comment, you may request the removal of that personally identifying information by sending us a message on our contact page (link at the bottom of this page). You will be required to provide personally identifying information so that we can verify that you, in fact, did provide the testimonial or comment.
We may cancel or terminate your right to use some or any of our sites or any part of those sites at any time without notice, and at our discretion. In the event of cancellation or termination, you are no longer authorized to access the part or parts of the sites affected by such cancellation or termination. The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from any of our sites, and the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in these Terms of Service, shall survive.
The Websites are not intended for use by children under the age of 13. We will not knowingly advertise to or collect personal information from them. If we discover that a child has provided us with personal information, we will use reasonable efforts to delete this information. If you have reason to believe we may have accidentally received personal information from a child under the age of 13, please immediately submit details through our contact page (link at the bottom of this page).
ACCESS TO INFORMATION
You have the right under the Data Protection Act to access the information which we hold about you. If you are a resident of the European Union and you wish to exercise this right, please send your request via our GDPR Request page.
The processing of this request is free of charge, however, we reserve the right, as allowed under GDPR Article 12 (5), to charge an administrative fee in certain circumstances. Please note that we may refuse to act, as allowed under GDPR Article 12 (2) and 12 (5), on requests that are insufficiently substantiated, unfounded or excessive.
A2 Media Ventures, Inc. can be contacted at 2370 E. Stadium Blvd., Suite 540, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 USA or by sending a message via the contact us page (link found at the bottom of this page).