This online privacy statement (the “Privacy Statement“) informs you of how we use and store any information collected through the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community. By becoming a member and purchasing any products from the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community you are consenting to the information collection and use practices defined in the Privacy Statement below.
Webkeepers of the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You’re asked to check this page regularly to ensure that you’re satisfied with any changes.
Information We Collect
Except as disclosed in this Privacy Statement, we do not sell or disclose information that identifies members of the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community personally or makes it possible for other parties to contact them directly.
We also collect non-personal information (”Anonymous Information“), such as pages visited, on the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community.
We may also collect or develop aggregated information, which may include Anonymous Information and Personal Information, provided that such information does not personally identify you or any of our other users (”Aggregated Information“).
Voluntarily Provided Information
When you register as a member and participate, store, or order goods or services from our Site, or apply to join the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community, we will collect and retain information about you, some of which is Personal Information. For instance you’re asked to provide the following during registration:
1. A valid email address
3. First and last name
4. City, state, and country
5. Age & Sex
The email address provided by you in the registration form is to be used and disclosed in accordance with this Privacy Statement. The rest of the information you provide in your user profile can be made visible to other members and any anonymous visitors to the Site. As a precautionary measure we provide you with the ability to make your profiles private. We collect and store information when you participate in any groups or community discussions. When you post a message in the community forums and activity wall, the information contained in your posting is left available for public viewing. We may also collect Personal Information, such as demographic information, from you at other points on our Site that state that Personal Information is being collected.
Nearly all websites, including the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community website, gathers information automatically and stores it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and click stream data. We use this information to analyze trends, administer the Site, track users’ movements around the Site and gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. Except as noted herein, we do not link this automatically-collected data to Personal Information.
Each user’s desktop computer, laptop, smartphone, and tablet is assigned an IP address which is captured with each visit and action performed on the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community website. This information is never provided to the third parties, except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Statement, and is logged only for a temporary period of time. IP address information is linked to Personal Information and may be used in an effort to block a “banned” user from accessing the Site.
Participation on a Public Website
You need to understand that any Personal Information you submit on the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community website in blogs, comments, other posts and your user profile can be read, collected, or used by other users of this site, including anonymous visitors, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the Personal Information you choose to submit on this Site.
We may collect, compile, store, publish, promote, report, sell, or otherwise disclose or use any and all Aggregated Information. When we share such information with other companies, it is not traceable to any particular user, and will not be used to contact you.
Use of Member Information
Any Personal Information you submit to us is used either to respond to posts, comments, requests that you make, or to aid us in growing the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community. The PGMBC-Cobb Social Community uses your Personal Information in the following ways: to facilitate the creation of and secure your account on our network; to identify you as a user and member in our system; to provide improved administration of our website and its services; to improve the quality of experience when you interact with our website; to send e-mails verifying ownership of the e-mail address provided when your account was created; to send administrative e-mail notifications, such as security or support and maintenance advisories; to respond to inquiries or other requests; to send promotional communications; to provide electronic newsletters and contact forms; to send and facilitate upgrades and special offers related to our services, and for other marketing purposes requested from us. When you receive newsletters or promotional communications, you may indicate a preference to stop receiving further communications from us and you will have the opportunity to “opt-out” by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the e-mail you receive or by contacting us directly. Should you decide to opt-out of receiving future mailings, we may share your e-mail address with third parties to ensure that you do not receive further communications from third parties. Despite your indicated e-mail preferences, we may send you notices of any updates to our Privacy Statement.
Use of Anonymous and Aggregated Information
Anonymous Information and Aggregated Information may be created from the collection of Personal Information. We use this Anonymous Information and Aggregated Information so that we may enhance the quality of PGMBC-Cobb Social Community, its services. Administrators of the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community website reserves the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information and Aggregated Information to third parties in its discretion.
Use of Feedback
If you provide feedback on our Site or any of our services to us, we may use such feedback for any purpose, provided we will not associate such feedback with your Personal Information. PGMBC-Cobb Social Community will collect any information contained in such communication and will treat the Personal Information in such communication in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
Disclosure of your Information – Co-branded Service Offerings
We may share Anonymous or Aggregated Information with certain businesses with which Team New Undertakings has formed a strategic alliance. You may be able to identify these businesses because Team New Undertakings has authorized them to display clearly identified and branded advertisement images on the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community and in its communications. These partnerships are requested to clearly state their own privacy policies on their own websites or promotional materials, and if you provide them with your Personal Information, it may become subject to the policies of the respective company. PGMBC-Cobb Social Community may receive information from these strategic partners and may add such information to information already collected from you. No Personal Information identifiable to a specific user is collected or shared with these strategic partners from the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community Network.
Third Party Services
PGMBC-Cobb Social Community reserves the right to offer third party services and products to you on the Site, such as via newsletters or special offers. We may share Aggregated Information about our user base with other entities, such as advertisers. This information does not identify individual users, except where you have given us prior, specific permission to do so. We do not link Aggregated Information with Personal Information. We may share Personal Information with third-party vendors and partners only in those situations where you have given us prior, specific permission to do so.
Third Party Contractors
We may share your Personal Information with third party contractors or service providers to provide you with the services that we offer you though our Site; to conduct quality assurance testing; to facilitate creation of accounts; to provide technical support; or to provide specific services in accordance with your instructions. These third parties are required not to use your Personal Information other than to provide the services requested by PGMBC-Cobb Social Community. You expressly consent to the sharing of your Personal Information with our contractors and third party service providers for the sole purpose of providing services to you.
The PGMBC-Cobb Social Community website is owned managed, and controlled by its parent company Team New Undertakings, Inc. At any time we may share some or all of your Personal Information with these Affiliates, in which case we will require our Affiliates to honor this Privacy Statement. If another company acquires our company or our assets, that company will possess the Personal Information collected by it and the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community and will assume the rights and obligations regarding your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Statement.
We reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect or defend our rights, property, or users and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community.
Links to Other Sites
The PGMBC-Cobb Social Community contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by PGMBC-Cobb Social Community. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects Personal Information. This Privacy Statement applies only to information collected by this Site.
The PGMBC-Cobb Social Community is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Despite these measures, you should know that PGMBC-Cobb Social Community cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information and mistakes may happen.
If you believe that the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community has not adhered to the Privacy Statement, please contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will do our best to address your concerns. If you feel that your complaint has been addressed incompletely, we invite you to let us know for further investigation.
Changes to Your Personal Information
You may change any of your Personal Information by editing your profile or, if necessary, by sending an e-mail to T.E.A.M.NU at email@example.com. You may request deletion of your Personal Information by PGMBC-Cobb Social Community, but please note that we may be required (by law or otherwise) to keep this information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete the account information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives.
Privacy Statement Updates
If we decide to make material changes to our Privacy Statement, we will notify you by sending you an e-mail to the last e-mail address you provided to us and/or by prominently posting notice of the changes on the Site and updating the date at the top of the Privacy Statement. Therefore, we encourage you to check the date of our Privacy Statement whenever you visit the PGMBC-Cobb Social Community for any updates or changes. Any material changes to this Privacy Statement will be effective upon the earlier of thirty (30) calendar days following our dispatch of an e-mail notice to you or thirty (30) calendar days following our posting of notice of the changes on the Site. Please note that at all times you are responsible for updating your Personal Information (defined below) to provide us with your most current e-mail address. In the event that the last e-mail address that you have provided us is not valid, or for any reason is not capable of delivering to you the notice described above, our dispatch of the e-mail containing such notice will nonetheless constitute effective notice of the changes described in the notice. In any event, changes to this Privacy Statement may affect our use or disclosure of Personal Information that you provided us prior to our notification to you of the changes. If you do not wish to permit changes in our use or disclosure of your Personal Information, you must notify us prior to the effective date of the changes that you wish to deactivate your account with us. Continued use of our services and access to PGMBC-Cobb Social Community Network, following notice of such changes, shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.
If you have any questions or concerns about PGMBC-Cobb Social Community Privacy Statement, please contact a member of the Ways & Means Committee.