Privacy Policy

Last Modified: January 13, 2016

1. BACKGROUND

The privacy policy of High Strung, LLC is a part of and subject to the terms of use for the High Strung Website. Any terms that are not defined in this Privacy Policy shall have such meanings as are set forth in the Terms of Use. By using the High Strung Website or any of the updates and by providing information through or at the High Strung Website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Privacy Policy and agree to be bound by its terms and conditions. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy, do not use the High Strung Website, or provide any information through or at the High Strung Website.

This Privacy Policy is intended to apply only to the Personal Information that may be collected by High Strung, LLC as a result of your use of the High Strung Website and does not cover any information collected in any other manner, for any other purpose or by any other Website or enterprise. For purposes herein, when we refer to “Personal Information,” we mean information such as your name, address, telephone number, blog or other personal website URL, date of birth, e-mail address and any other information that would allow someone to identify you or contact you. Personal Information also includes information about your personal preferences, survey responses and your transactions or relationships with the High Strung Website, if you have been a user or you have provided this type of information to High Strung, LLC. Your provision of such Personal Information may enable you to participate in beta tests, contests, promotions, trial offers, chat rooms, on bulletin boards, to receive text messages and/or e-mails, to subscribe to newsletters or mailing lists, or to purchase products, content and services using the High Strung Website.

High Strung, LLC reserves the right, without advance notice to you, to revise this Privacy Policy at any time by posting the revisions and/or the revised Privacy Policy on the High Strung Website. Such revisions shall be effective to you immediately upon posting. High Strung, LLC encourages you to check this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use often for updates. High Strung, LLC may also e-mail you about any changes to this Privacy Policy when they have been made. Keeping the Personal Information you share with us on the High Strung Website secure and ensuring your understanding of how High Strung, LLC collects, uses, discloses and maintains your Personal Information is important to High Strung, LLC. High Strung, LLC endeavors to maintain reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your Personal Information.

2. RESTRICTED ACCESS

Viewing and browsing the High Strung Website is for all ages. At any place on The High Strung Website where personal information is requested/required to proceed access will be restricted to only those users 13 years of age or older. High Strung, LLC does not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you are not yet 13 years old, or your use of the High Strung Website is prohibited or restricted in any way by the laws, regulations or other governmental requirements of the jurisdiction in which you live or reside, or if, for any reason and at any time, you do not agree with all of the terms and condition of our Terms of Use, please discontinue using the High Strung Website immediately because by using or attempting to use the High Strung Website, you are certifying that you are at least 13 years of age and meet all other eligibility requirements for your use of the High Strung Website.

High Strung, LLC cannot and will not be responsible for any problems or liability that may arise if you do not give High Strung, LLC accurate, truthful or complete information or you fail to update the information you give High Strung, LLC.

3. CA PRIVACY POLICY

If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information by High Strung, LLC to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to [email protected] or write us:

High Strung, LLC
c/o Borris Nii & Company
8530 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 200
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
ATTN: CA Privacy Rights

 

Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83(c)(2), High Strung, LLC does not share your personal information with other member companies or other outside companies for those parties’ direct marketing use unless you elect that we do so.

 

If you are a California resident under the age of 18, and a registered user of this Website, California Business and Professions Code Section 22581 permits you to request and obtain removal of content or information you have publicly posted. To make such a request, please send an e-mail with a detailed description of the specific content or information to [email protected]. Please be aware that such a request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the content or information you have posted and that there may be circumstances in which the law does not require or allow removal even if requested.

 

4. CONTESTS, SWEEPSTAKES, AND PROMOTIONS

There may be promotions, such as contests and sweepstakes (collectively, “Promotions”) on the High Strung Website. These may have a separate registration or entry process and may require your submission of Personal Information. The entry page and/or rules will provide the specific requirements for the Promotion involved. You may also have the opportunity to opt-in to specific offers from our advertisers in connection with many of these types of Promotions. At all times when you are participating in a Promotion on the High Strung Website and you are providing personal information, you are stating that you are over the age of 13 years old. By using or attempting to enter and/or participate in a Promotion on the High Strung Website, you are certifying that you are at least 13 years of age and meet all other eligibility requirements for your use of the High Strung Website.

5. ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTERS:

Visitors, over the age of 13 can provide their e-mail addresses to receive email newsletters and promotions from High Strung, LLC, and our business partners. Visitors may change their preferences regarding emails at any time through the unsubscribe link in the newsletters. By entering your e-mail address on the High Strung Website to receive e-mails, you are certifying that you are at least 13 years of age and meet all other eligibility requirements for your use of the High Strung Website.

6. COMPUTER INFORMATION COLLECTED AND COOKIES

When visitors come to the Website, we may automatically collect certain information from their computers or mobile devices, such as the type of computer operating system, the visitor’s IP address, the web browser, UDID, information about the websites visited before and after visiting the Website, the web pages and advertisements viewed and links clicked on within the Website, interactions with e-mail messages sent by the Website, information collected through the use of unique identifiers such as cookies, information regarding the Internet service provider, and other standard server log information (“Computer Information”).

We may use cookies, web beacons, tokens or similar technologies (collectively referred to as “Tracking Technologies”) on the Website. “Cookies” (which may be html files, Flash files or other technology) are text files that help store user preferences and activity. “Web beacons” (also known as image tags, gif or web bugs) are small pieces of code used to collect advertising data, such as counting page views, promotion views or advertising responses. “Tokens” are unique persistent identifiers that are generated and sent from a server, such as Adobe’s Pass service, to a user’s device to identify an interaction session, such as the authentication for a user’s cable provider service, and which are usually stored as an HTTP cookie. The Site and/or third parties may use Tracking Technologies to collect Computer Information automatically as you browse the Website and web.

7. GEOLOCATION INFORMATION

We may collect and store information about your geographic location, but we will only collect precise geolocation information sufficient to identify street name and name of a city or town on the High Strung Website that either are directed to users over 13 or when we have actual knowledge that a user is over 13 years old and only if you enable your computer or mobile device to send us location information. You may be able to change the settings on your computer or mobile device to prevent it from providing us with such information. By accepting this Privacy Policy and using the applicable Website, you hereby consent to the collection and storage of such geolocation information.

8. INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER

The High Strung Website is designed for and targeted to U.S. audiences and is governed by and operated in accordance with the laws of the U.S. While users from countries other than the U.S. may access the Website, we make no representation that the Website is operated in accordance with the laws or regulations of, or governed by, other nations. By participating in activities on the High Strung Website, you certify that you meet the age and other eligibility requirements for the Website as set forth in the respective Terms of Use Agreement. If you do not met the age and other eligibility requirements of the Website you are visiting, please discontinue using the Site immediately as your continued use of the Website indicates that you are agreeing to the collection, use, disclosure, management and storage of your information.

Please be aware that by providing us with personal information, you understand and agree that: (1) due to potential international operations, your personal information may be transferred to and stored on servers located outside your resident jurisdiction; (2) to the extent you are a resident of a country other than the United States, you consent to the transfer of such data to the United States for processing by our affiliates in accordance with this Privacy Policy, and (3) the Privacy Policy and the collection of information pursuant to the Privacy Policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

If you do not consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use the High Strung Website because your use of the Website represents your consent.

9. LINKS TO THIRD PARTIES.

The High Strung Website may contain links to other sites, including those of sponsors, advertisers, social networking platforms, and survey companies. These other websites are governed by their own privacy policies or information collection practices, which may be substantially different from ours. We encourage visitors to other websites to review the privacy policies and information collection practices of those websites.