May 18, 2016
Nature’s Dream, Inc ("Nature’s Dream", "us" or "we"), publishers of the Cannacopia mobile application ("Cannacopia", "Website," "Site," and/or "App"), respects the privacy of the users of its App and visitors to its Website, the home page of which is located at Get Cannacopia
Personal information we collect.
We collect information from you when you register on our site, install the app or enter information on our site. So that we can provide you and other users with a better experience with Cannacopia we may record certain information about your activity – including preferences you display, posts you might create and on comments you make to other users with whom you interact. We collect Personal Information that you submit to us voluntarily through Cannacopia.
The types of Personal Information we collect are:
- When you sign up for Cannacopia, we will collect your email address.
- When you personalize your Cannacopia Profile, we will collect any information you provide, such as your name and any other optional information about you, your lifestyle, and your interests.
- When you make a purchase through Cannacopia, information needed to process your purchase payment is collected, including name, address, and credit card number.
- When you leave us feedback, we will collect any information that is contained in your feedback.
- When you contact us by sending us e-mail, we will collect your e-mail address and any information contained in the e-mail you send us.
As you use Cannacopia, certain information may also be collected passively, including your Internet protocol address, browser type, operating system, time of day, general physical location, and browser language. Nature’s Dream uses this information only in aggregate to determine the composition of our user base, and the load on our servers, so that we can serve you better.
Nature’s Dream will use geographic information regarding your location to display your general location (e.g., city and state). This information is associated with a user identifier for the purpose of improving your Cannacopia experience, for example to make recommendations that correspond to your profile and interests, including the addresses of dispensaries and outlets, as well as websites of our advertisers, when applicable.
An "Internet protocol address" or "IP Address" is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. In some cases your IP Address stays the same from browser session to browser session; but if you use a consumer Internet access provider, your IP Address probably varies from session to session. We track IP Addresses solely in conjunction with session cookies to analyze our web page flow.
Information We Receive From Other Sources
We may receive information about you from other sources like third parties, including Facebook™, that provide services for us in connection with Cannacopia. We may add this information to the information we have already collected from you in order to improve your experience, our community and our Services.
In order to use some of the Cannacopia features, you need to set up a Cannacopia Profile. If you sign in using your Facebook™ account, we acquire profile information about you in accordance with Facebook’s™ policies governing 3rd party sites. Otherwise you can sign up to Cannacopia by creating a manual account, which at a minimum includes your name, the name you chose for your profile and your email address. We may display your Profile and identity only if permitted by you. Posts and other content shared by or with you, such as photos may be visible to other users if you chose to share this content.
Should you request to receive notifications from us, they may be sent to you or to other people when you take certain actions using Cannacopia such as posting a review, rating, photo or other comments.
Use of Collected Information
In general, Personal Information you submit to us is used by us either to sign you into Cannacopia, to send you a registration confirmation, to respond to requests that you make, to better tailor the features, performance and support of Cannacopia, and to offer you additional information, opportunities, and functionality. We may also use your Personal Information to provide you with electronic newsletters or promotional e-mails, should you request to receive such communications from us.
If you enter your Personal Information or submit comments into Cannacopia, this information will be displayed to anyone who has access to these sections. These publicly available sections of Cannacopia include, without limitation, posts and comments of other Cannacopia users.
We may create anonymous information records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as your name) so that there is no information personally identifiable to you ("Anonymous Information"). We may use this Anonymous Information to analyze usage patterns so that we may enhance our software and provide users with a better experience.
We may also contract with third parties in order to promote the products and/or services of these third parties by placing ads on Cannacopia. We may use Anonymous Information and information that was posted by users of Cannacopia to tailor the display of ads or other content to the interest of the Cannacopia community of users. Clicking on third party ads, when applicable, will direct you to the website of the third party. We are not responsible for these other websites or any content on these other websites and that this Privacy Statement does not govern your visit of these other websites. We reserve the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties at our discretion.
If we delete your account at your request, we will delete all Personal Information from the account, but we retain the right to maintain non-personally identifiable information about the account and any content you’ve uploaded for sharing by others. Also, if we terminate your account due to violations of our Terms of Service, we may choose to maintain all data and content collected from your use of Cannacopia, including Personal Information.
We may display personal testimonials of satisfied users or customers on our site in addition to other endorsements. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on us; enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Your Choices Regarding Your Personal Information
Interest-Based Online Advertising and Google Analytics
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
Google - Advertising Policies Help
Sometimes we may use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented Google Analytics:
We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
We use reasonable measures to maintain the security of your Personal Information. However, no company, including us, can fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
Cannacopia is intended for use by persons age 17 or older.
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under 13 nor do we intentionally gather Personal Information about visitors or users who are under the age of 13.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously
Users are able to change their personal information:
By logging in to their account
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify the users via in site notification
Within 7 business days
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
Nature’s Dream adheres to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998. For more information about the DMCA see www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf
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