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Shimmur, Inc. ("Company" or "we" or "us") is committed to protecting your privacy. We prepared this Privacy Policy to describe our practices regarding the information we collect from users of our website, located at www.shimmur.com, and use of our related services, including without limitation any web or mobile applications we may have now or in the future. By submitting information through our website or through our related services, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you expressly consent to the processing of your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
1. Types of Information We Collect.
1.1 Information You Provide Us Directly: We may collect information from you, including, but not limited to your username, sex, first and last name, email, password, phone number, and city and state where you live or work when you create an account to log in to our network or at other times. We retain information that you post or store through your account and/or on our website, including without limitation, comments, notes, videos and photos. If you exchange any messages through our site or through our service, we may store those as well. If you provide us feedback or contact us via email, we will collect your name and email address, as well as any other content included in the email, in order to send you a reply, and any information that you submit to us, such as a resume. If you purchase anything in connection with a promotion on our site, we will collect your credit card. When you post your name, messages, questions, comments, videos or photos on our website or to our service, the information contained in your posting will be stored on our servers and other users may be able to see it. We may also collect information that you give us or authorize us to access about your friends, including without limitation their names and email, so that we may send them correspondence, invite them to use the site and services, and facilitate interactive features of the site and services.
1.2 Information We May Receive From Third Parties: We may receive information about you from third parties. If you link your account to any third party website (e.g. Facebook or Twitter) we may receive information about you from those sites. [For example, if you access our service through a thirdparty connection or login, for example, through Facebook Connect, by linking your account to the Company service, etc., that third party may pass certain information about your use of its service to Company. This information could include, but is not limited to, the user ID associated with your account, an access token necessary to access that service, any information that you permitted the third party to share with us, and any information you made public in connection with that service. If you allow us access to your friends list, your friends' user IDs, and your connection to those friends, may be used and stored to make your experience more social, and to allow you to invite your friends to use our Service as well as provide you with updates if and when your friends join Company.] You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on thirdparty websites and services before linking or connecting them to the service. You may also unlink your third party account from the service by adjusting your settings on the third party service and emailing us at contact@shimmur.com. We may also receive information about you from your friends, including without limitation your name and email, so that we may send you correspondence, invite them to use the site and services, and facilitate interactive features of the site and services.
1.3 Information Collected via Technology. To make our website and related services more useful to you, our servers (which may be hosted by a third party service provider) collect information from you, including browser type, operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet, which may vary from session to session), domain name, and/or a date/time stamp for your visit. We also use Cookies (as defined below) and navigational data to gather information regarding the date and time and duration of your visit and the information for which you searched and which you viewed. This information includes, without limitation, characters you type, your search and browsing history, articles you click, and pages you view. Like most Internet services, we automatically gather this information and store it in log files each time you visit our website or access your account on our network. "Cookies" are small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer's hard drive while you are viewing a web site. We may use both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on our website. Persistent Cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions. If you choose to disable Cookies, some areas of our website or service may not work properly. We may also collect precise location information in order to enhance your use of the services.
2. Use of Your Data
2.1 General Use. In general, information you submit to us is used either to respond to requests that you make, or to aid us in serving you better. Company uses your information for research and marketing purposes; to facilitate the creation of and secure your account on our network; identify you as a user in our system; provide improved administration of our website and services; improve the quality of experience when you interact with our website and services; send you administrative email notifications; respond to your inquiries related to employment opportunities or other requests; send promotional communications; send upgrades and special offers related to our services and for other marketing purposes of Company or our third party companies; make telephone calls to you, from time to time, as a part of secondary fraud protection or to solicit your feedback.
2.2 Creation of Anonymous Data. We may create anonymous data records from information by excluding information (such as your name) that makes the data personally identifiable to you. We use this anonymous data to analyze request and usage patterns so that we may enhance the content of our services and improve site navigation. Company reserves the right to use and disclose anonymous data to third party companies for any purpose in its discretion.
2.3 Feedback. If you provide feedback on any of our services to us, we may use such feedback for any purpose, provided we will not associate such feedback with your information. Company will collect any information contained in such communication and will treat the information in such communication in accordance with this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
3. Disclosure of Your information
3.1 Affiliates. Although we currently do not have a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under a common control (collectively, "Affiliates"), we may in the future. We may share some or all of your information with these Affiliates, in which case we will require our Affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy. If another company acquires our company or our assets, that company will possess the information collected by it and us and will assume the rights and obligations regarding your information collected by us as described in this Privacy Policy.
3.2 Other Disclosures. Regardless of any choices you make regarding your information (as described below), Company may disclose information if it believes in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on Company; or (b) protect or defend the rights or property of Company or users of the services.
3.3 Disclosure to Third Party Service Providers. We may share your information with third party service providers to provide you with the services that we offer you; to conduct quality assurance testing; to facilitate creation of accounts; to facilitate your use of the service; to process any transactions you make through our website or service, or to provide technical support. Except as set forth in this Privacy Policy, these third party service providers are required not to use your information other than to provide the services requested by Company. You expressly consent to the sharing of your information with our contractors and other service providers for the sole purpose of providing services to you.
3.4 Disclosure to Third Party Companies. We may enter into agreements with third party companies. A third party company may want access to information that we collect from you and we may share such information with a third party. If you link your Company account to any third party website (e.g. Facebook or Twitter) we may share information about you with those third parties. Because we do not control the privacy practices of our third party companies, you should read and understand their privacy policies. You may optout of sharing some or all of this type of information by emailing contact@shimmur.com.
3.5 Notice to California Residents Your California Privacy Rights (As Provided by California Civil Code section 1798.83). A California resident who has provided personal information to a business with whom he/she has established a business relationship for personal, family, or household purposes (a "California Customer") may request information about whether the business has disclosed personal information to any third parties for the third parties' direct marketing purposes. In general, if the business has made such a disclosure of personal information, upon receipt of a request by a California Customer, the business is required to provide a list of all third parties to whom personal data was disclosed in the preceding calendar year, as well as a list of the categories of personal data that were disclosed. California Customers may request further information about our compliance with this law by emailing contact@shimmur.com. Please note that we are required to respond to one request per California Customer each year, and we are not required to respond to requests made by means other than through this email address.
4. Third party websites.
We may link to or frame third party websites. Our provision of a link to or frame of any other website or location is for your convenience and does not signify our endorsement of such other website or location or its contents. When you click on such a link, you will leave our site and go to another site. If we display third party websites through a frame, you are on another site. During this process, another entity may collect information from you. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for, these outside websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of this Privacy Policy do not apply to these outside websites or content, or framed websites, or to any collection of data after you click on links to such outside websites.
5. Your Choices Regarding Your information
5.1 Choices. We offer you choices regarding the collection, use, and sharing of your information. We will periodically send you free newsletters and emails that directly promote the use of our site or services and may contain advertisements for third party companies. When you receive newsletters or promotional communications from us, you may indicate a preference to stop receiving further communications from us and you will have the opportunity to "optout" by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the email you receive or by contacting us directly (please see contact information below). Should you decide to optout of receiving future mailings, we may share your email address with third parties to ensure that you do not receive further communications from third parties. Despite your indicated email preferences, we may send you emails related to your account or transactions thereunder, or notices of any updates to our Terms of Use or Privacy Policy.
5.2 Changes to information. You may change any of your information in your account by sending an email to us at contact@shimmur.com or by editing your profile on the site. You may request deletion of your information by us, 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 any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives. Our service offers publicly accessible community services. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. Your posts may remain even after you cancel your account.
6. Security of Your information
We are committed to protecting the security of your information. We use a variety of industrystandard security technologies and procedures to help protect your information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Despite these measures, you should know that we cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with information and mistakes may happen.
7. Dispute Resolution
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Company by email at contact@shimmur.com. 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. If you and Company are unable to reach a resolution to the dispute, you and Company will settle the dispute exclusively under the rules of the American Arbitration Association (www.adr.org) as set forth in the Terms of Use.
8. A Note About Children
We do not intentionally gather information about visitors who are under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13 you should not use our site or service.
9. A Note to Users Outside of the United States
Your information may be processed in the country in which it was collected and in other countries, including the United States, where laws regarding processing of information may be less stringent than the laws in your country.
10. Changes to This Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy is subject to occasional revision, and if we make any substantial changes in the way we use your information, we will notify you by sending you an email to the last email address you provided to us and/or by prominently posting notice of the changes on our website or on our service. Any material changes to this Privacy Policy will be effective upon the earlier of thirty (30) calendar days following our dispatch of an email notice to you or thirty (30) calendar days following our posting of notice of the changes on our site or on our service. These changes will be effective immediately for new users of our website or services. Please note that at all times you are responsible for updating your information to provide us with your most current email address. In any event, changes to this Privacy Policy may affect our use of 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 of your 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 website, or services, 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.
11. Contact Information
We welcome your comments or questions regarding this Privacy Policy. Please email us at contact@shimmur.com or contact us at the following address:
Shimmur, Inc.
4133 Redwood Ave. #4012
Los Angeles, CA 90066
This Privacy Policy was last revised on February 8, 2017