Privacy Policy

Effective Date: March 09, 2018

This Privacy Policy applies to the sites and apps where it appears.

This Policy describes how we treat personal information on the websites or platforms ("Sites") where this Policy is located.

We use your information based on your consent to our practices. Your use of the Sites indicates that you agree to our collection, disclosure use, of your information as described in this Privacy Policy.

It also applies to our mobile sites and apps.

We collect information from and about you.

We collect contact information. For example, we might collect your name and email address if you register on our Sites. We might also collect your phone number.

We collect information you submit or post. We collect the information you post in a public space on our Site. We also collect information when you contact us.

We collect demographic information. We may collect information like your gender and age. We may also collect your zip code. We might collect this when you contact us.

We collect other information. If you use our Site, we may collect information about the browser you're using. We might look at what site you came from, or what site you visit when you leave us. We may collect information about your location. This may include your precise location. We may collect this using different types of technologies, including GPS and Wi-Fi. If you use our mobile app, we may also access your device's location information in the background. We might also collect device identifiers. If you give us access to your address book, we may also access and store contact information from your address book.

We collect information in different ways.

We collect information directly from you. For example, if you register with us or use our chat feature. We also collect information if you contact us, sign up for push notifications, or submit your own documents for analysis.

We collect information from you passively. We use tracking tools like browser cookies and web beacons. We do this on our Sites and in emails that we send to you. We may have third parties collect personal information this way. Learn more about these tools and how you can control them,here.

We get information about you from third parties. For example, our business partners may give us information about you. Social media platforms and other third party applications you connect to may also give us information about you.

We combine information. For example, we may combine information that we have collected offline with information we collect online. Or we may combine information we get from a third party with information we already have.

We use information as disclosed and described here.

We use information to respond to your requests or questions. For example, we might use your information to respond to your comments or feedback. 

We use information to improve our products and services. We may use your information to make our Sites and products better. We might use your information to customize your experience with us or for our internal business purposes, such as data analysis and identifying usage trends.

We use information for security purposes. We may use your information to protect our company and our customers. We also use information to protect our Sites.

We use information for marketing purposes. For example, we might provide you with information about new products and special offers. We might tell you about new features or updates. These might be third party offers or products we think you might find interesting. If you register with us, we’ll enroll you in our email newsletter. To learn about your choices for these communications, read the choices section below.

We use information to communicate with you. For example, we will communicate with you about your account or our relationship. We may contact you about your feedback. We might also contact you about this Policy or our Site Terms.

We may also use push notifications on our mobile apps. We will send you push notifications about the legislation you are tracking or to send you marketing messages.

We use information as otherwise permitted by law or as we may notify you.

We may share information with third parties.

We will share information within the CivicFeed family of companies.

We will share information with third parties who perform services on our behalf. For example, we share information with vendors who send emails for us.  We may also share information with companies that operate our Sites. We will share information with our business partners. For example, we will share information with third parties, such as third party platforms that integrate with our Sites. These partners may send you information about events and products by mail or email.

We will share information if we think we have to in order to comply with the law or to protect ourselves. For example, we will share information to respond to a court order or subpoena. We may share it if a government agency or investigatory body requests. We might share information when we are investigating potential fraud.

We may share information with any successor to all or part of our business. For example, if part of our business was sold we may give our customer list as part of that transaction.

We may share information in aggregate form with third parties. We may disclose information collected from multiple individuals in the form of aggregate data that does not describe or identify any individual user.

We may share information for other reasons we may describe to you.

You have certain choices about how we use your information.

You can opt out of receiving our marketing emails. To stop receiving our promotional emails, follow the instructions in any promotional message you get from us. Even if you opt out of getting marketing messages, we will still send you transactional messages. These include responses to your questions.

You can control cookies and tracking tools. Your browser may give you the ability to control cookies or other tracking tools.  How you do so depends on the type of tool.  Certain browsers can be set to reject browser cookies. To control flash cookies, which we may use on certain websites from time to time, you can gohere. Why? Because flash cookies cannot be controlled through your browser settings.

Our Do Not Track Policy: Some browsers have "do not track" features that allow you to tell a website not to track you. These features are not all uniform. We do not currently respond to those signals. If you block cookies, certain features on our Sites may not work. If you block or reject cookies, not all of the tracking described here will stop.

Options you select are browser and device specific.

You can control tools on your mobile devices. For example, you can turn off push notifications on your phone. Push notifications can be managed through your mobile device preferences or through your account settings.

These sites and apps are not intended for children.

Our Sites are meant for adults. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13 without permission from a parent or guardian. If you are a parent or legal guardian and think your child under 13 has given us information, you can email us at privacy@civicfreed.com You can also write to us at the address listed at the end of this policy. Please mark your inquiries "COPPA Information Request." Parents, you can learn more about how to protect children's privacy on-line here.

We use standard security measures.

The Internet is not 100% secure. We cannot promise that your use of our Sites will be completely safe. We encourage you to use caution when using the Internet. This includes not sharing your passwords.

We keep personal information as long as it is necessary or relevant for the practices described in this Privacy Policy. We also keep information as otherwise required by law.

We may link to other sites or apps or have third party services on our platforms we don't control.

If you click on a third party link, you will be taken to a platform we do not control. This policy does not apply to the privacy practices of that website or platform. Read other companies' privacy policies carefully. We are not responsible for these third parties.

Feel free to contact us if you have more questions.

If you have any questions about this Policy, please email us at privacy@civicfeed.com

You can also write to us or call at:
     CivicFeed      6683 Franklin Ave Unit 8
     Los Angeles, CA 90028
     Phone: (323) 553-5888

We may update this Policy.

From time to time we may change our privacy policies. We will notify you of any material changes to our Policy as required by law. We will also post an updated copy on our Sites. Please check our Sites periodically for updates.

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