Last modified and effective as of February 21, 2011
1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
1.1 Account Information.To become a member of the Site or to access certain of our Services, you may be required to provide personal information such as your name, home and email addresses, birth date and gender. Similar information may also be required to participate in other online activities, chat rooms, bulletin boards, message boards, article or blog comment areas, user photo or video upload and ratings and reviews. We ask for and store information about you when you create an Account onDANCECHANNELTV.COM. You can also import your account information from a third party to make the DANCECHANNELTV.COM registration process easier. We use your email address to send you updates, provide services to you in connection with the Site, and to contact you on behalf of other users.
1.2 Public Content.You can contribute to the Site in a number of different ways, including joining our community, writing reviews, uploading photos and videos, participating in talk threads, sending compliments, commenting on our blog, filling out your public profile, and voting on other users’ contributions. We may store these contributions (“Public Content”), display them to other users and use them for promotional purposes. Note, that if you include personally identifiable information in your Public Content, it can be used and viewed by others. We are not responsible for the information you choose to include in your Public Content. Therefore, you acknowledge and understand that you have no expectation of privacy or confidentiality in the Content you submit, whether or not it includes personal information. We are not responsible for, nor can we guarantee the protection of, any personal information you disclose in a communication submitted to the Site for posting or contained in an email or other communication submitted to us for such posting, and thus, you acknowledge that if you disclose personal information in any such material, you do so at your own risk.
1.3 Inviting Friends. You can invite your friends to join DANCECHANNELTV.COM by providing their contact information, or by entering your log-in credentials to import your address book from other sites. We may store and use your friends’ contact information to invite them to join and connect with you on DANCECHANNELTV.COM. Your friends will always have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving further emails from us.
1.4 Third Party Services. We allow you to access third party services, such as Facebook and Twitter, to share your selected Public Content with those services, and import information about who you are connected with on those other services so you can connect with them on DANCECHANNELTV.COM. You can always opt-out on yourDANCECHANNELTV.COM account page. Some of those third party services may also provide us with information from your accounts there to enhance and personalize your use of DANCECHANNELTV.COM. For example, you can allow Facebook to tell us who your Facebook friends are so you can follow their activity onDANCECHANNELTV.COM. You can adjust your DANCECHANNELTV.COM privacy settings to block this feature, in which case we will delete the information that we receive from your accounts with those other services. You can also further modify your privacy settings with those other services directly. For example, you can adjust your privacy setting on Facebook to prevent your Facebook friends from sharing information about you from their Facebook accounts with DANCECHANNELTV.COM.
1.5 Activity and Log Data. We automatically store information related to your use of the Site, such as the pages you view on the Site, your browser type, IP address, the phone numbers and names of businesses that you call through the Site, requested URL, browser language, referring URL and the date and time of your visit. We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site.
1.7 Data storage. We store data in the United States.
2. TRANSFER OF INFORMATION
2.1 Public Content. If you post content for public view on DANCECHANNELTV.COM, we may distribute such Public Content to a wider audience by sharing it (or portions of it) with third parties so that they can publish it on their own websites and media platforms. We may ask them to credit you as the source of these contributions by including your account name and profile photo.
2.2 Third Party Service Providers. We may use third parties to provide technical and customer support, perform tracking and reporting functions, conduct quality assurance testing, perform payment processing and provide other services in connection with the Site. We may share information about you with them so that they can perform the services they are required to perform, but they are not permitted to use your personal information other than to provide the services requested by you.
2.3 Third Party Advertising. Third parties serve some of the ads on the Site. We do not send any individualized personal information to them, but they may have access to information that they obtain through cookies or that you share with them yourself. You can opt-out of some these practices by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page at www.networkadvertising.org and Omniture’s opt-out page at www.omniture.com. Note that we do not rent, share, sell or trade personally identifiable information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes.
2.4 Aggregate Information. We may share non-personal information in the aggregate to third parties relating to user behavior in connection with actual or prospective business relationship with those third parties, such as advertisers and content distributors. For example, we may disclose the number of users that have been exposed to, or clicked on, advertising banners.
3. MANAGING YOUR INFORMATION
3.1 We provide a number of tools to manage the use of your information on the Site. You may receive weekly newsletter communications from us. However, despite any requests to close your Account or your indicated email preferences, we may still need to contact you as required by law or on legal matters.
4.1 The Site may contain links to third party websites with which we have no affiliation. Except as set forth herein, we do not share your personal information with those third parties, and are not responsible for their privacy practices. We suggest you read the privacy policies on all such third party websites.
5. OUR POLICY TOWARDS CHILDREN
5.1 The Site is intended for general audiences and is not directed to children under 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information without parental consent, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child’s account.
6.1 We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Any transmission of data through our Site is at your own risk.
7. DISPUTE RESOLUTION
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6710 Varial Ave
Woodland Hills, CA 91303