Eatgeek Inc. Privacy Notice
Last updated on January 31, 2019
Eatgeek automates certain customer relationship management tasks, and provides reporting and monitoring services by enhancing the email experience for the benefit of users.
Collection of Information
When registering to use the Services, we may require or ask you to provide certain personally identifiable information (these are referred to below as your “Personal Contact Information”). The Personal Contact Information that we require you to provide may include, but is not limited to, the following:
When using the Services, we may require you to provide financial and billing information, such as billing name and address, and credit card number (“Billing Information”). Your Personal Contact Information and your Billing Information, together with any other information we gather through the Services that may be used to identify, contact, or locate you individually, are collectively referred to herein as your “Personal Information.”
In addition, through the Site or the Services, you may choose to sign up to receive our newsletter or other informational content (together, “Informational Content”). When registering to receive Informational Content, we may require or ask you to provide Personal Contact Information including, but not limited to, the following:
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
You can decline
Further details regarding our collection and use of Third-Party Information can be found in the section Our Access to and Use of Third-Party Information.
Even though you might not be a user of our Services, another user might have given us Personal Information for which you are the data subject, as part of Third-Party Information we are given access by such user. For further details regarding your rights regarding your Personal Information that we obtain as Third-Party Information, please see below.
Data, Diagnostic and Login Information
You may be able to create, upload, publish, transmit, distribute, display, store or share information, data, text, graphics, video, messages or other materials using our Services (this is collectively referred to below as “Data”). Some of this Data may be stored and maintained on our servers.
If you run into technical errors in the course of using the Services, we obtain a crash report along with certain logging information from your system documenting the error (“Diagnostic Information”). Such information may contain information regarding your Operating System version, hardware, browser version (and .NET version information in case of Windows systems), and your email address, if provided. We also obtain a DVR-like video recording of your session as part of the Diagnostic Information.
Additionally, certain login information may be maintained in a cookie stored locally on your personal computing device (i.e. not on a server) in order to streamline the login process (“Login Information”).
Usage and Analytics Information
As you use our Services, we may also collect information through the use of commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies, log files, DVR-like video recording of each user session, and Web beacons. Collectively, this information is referred to as “Usage and Analytics Information.”
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically to analyze trends in the aggregate and administer the Services. This information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address (or the proxy server you use to access the World Wide Web), device and application identification numbers, your location, your browser type, your Internet service provider and/or mobile carrier, the pages and files you viewed, your searches, your operating system and system configuration information, and date/time stamps associated with your usage. Due to Internet communications standards, when you visit or use our websites and Services, We automatically receive the URL of the website from which you came and the website to which you go when you leave our website. This information is used to analyze overall trends, to help us improve the Services, to track and aggregate non-personal information, and to provide the Services. For example, we use IP addresses to monitor the regions from which customers and visitors navigate the Sites. We also collect IP addresses from customers when they log into the Services as part of the “IP Restriction” security feature as well as to maintain audit logs.
We use web beacons alone or in conjunction with cookies to compile information about your usage of the Services and interaction with emails from us. Web beacons are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer, such as cookies, when you viewed a particular website or Service tied to the web beacon, and a description of a website or Service tied to the web beacon. For example, we may place web beacons in marketing emails that notify us when you click on a link in the email that directs you to one of our websites. We also use web beacons to operate and improve the Services and our email communications.
We do not use GPS technology to collect any information regarding your precise real-time geo-location while using the Services. However, we may use elements of your Usage and Analytics Information (such as your IP address) to determine your generalized location. This information is referred to as “Generalized Geo-Location Information.”
Use of Information
We use the information we collect in the following ways:
Personal Contact Information
We use this information to manage your account, to provide the Services, to maintain our customer/visitor lists, to respond to your inquiries or request feedback, for identification and authentication purposes, for service improvement, and to address issues like malicious use of the Services. We may also use Personal Contact Information for limited marketing purposes, namely, to contact you to further discuss your interest in the Services, and to send you information about us or our partners. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
We use Billing Information to manage your account, to provide the Services, and to check the financial qualifications of prospective customers and to collect payment for the Services. We may use a third-party service provider to manage credit card processing and ACH transfers. If we do so, such a service provider will not be permitted to store, retain, or use Billing Information except for the sole purpose of credit card processing or ACH transfer on our behalf.
Data, Diagnostic Information and Login Information
We use this information for the purpose of administering and improving our Services to you. We may also use this information in conjunction with an analytics service such as Google Analytics to monitor and analyze use of the Services, for the Services’ technical administration, and to increase the Services’ functionality and user-friendliness
Usage and Analytics Information
We may use your Usage and Analytics Information in conjunction with an analytics service such as Google Analytics to monitor and analyze use of the Services, for the Services’ technical administration, to increase the Services’ functionality and user-friendliness, and to verify users have the authorization needed for the Services to process their requests.
Generalized Geo-Location Information
We may use this information for the purpose of administering and improving our Services to you, such as by providing you with relevant advertisements and promotions. We may also use your Generalized Geo-Location Information in an anonymized manner in conjunction with an analytics service such as Google Analytics to monitor and analyze use of the Services, for the Services’ technical administration, and to increase the Services’ functionality and user-friendliness.
Please note that if you are registering for or using the Services as an administrator on behalf of an organization, you may be able to view the activity and/or content associated with your Associated users use of the Services, including, but not limited to, their Personally Identifiable Information.
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Our Access to and Use of Third-Party Information
As part of the Services, we offer users the opportunity to provide us with information (including Personal Information) about their and their employers’ customers, potential customers, and other business contacts. We refer to such information as Third-Party Information. We use and process this Third-Party Information to provide tools to allow you to organize and make more effective business use of contacts that you have obtained through your own business networks.
We gather Third-Party Information from you in two ways: 1) through manual input; and 2) through access to your Gmail account. We do not obtain Third-Party Information from you except through your opt-in consent.
We do not allow humans to read the data unless:
The first method by which we obtain Third-Party Information from you is through manual input of such information into your account. You can choose to include as much or as little information about any Third Party as you choose. You can also delete any and all such information at any time, subject to Section 10, below.
The second method by which we may obtain access to Third-Party Information from you is through automated means through your Gmail account. In order to provide information through this method, you are required to provide us OAuth access to your Google account. We collect the following Third-Party Information from your Google email headers, body, “signatures” and attachments within email messages (including your own signature within email messages and any sender information within email messages, including your own information), if available:
Please note that because users agree to provide us with Third-Party Information voluntarily, such information does not constitute “harvested” emails under the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003.
We collect information under the direction of our users, and in some cases, have no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data we process. If you are a customer or contact of one of our users and would no longer like to be contacted by one of our users that use our service, please contact the user that you interact with directly. We may transfer personal information to companies that help us provide our service. Transfers to subsequent third parties are covered by the service agreements with our users.
An individual who seeks access, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data should direct his query to the user who provided such information (the data controller). If requested to remove data by a user, we will respond within a reasonable timeframe.
As a Data Subject, you may have further rights with respect to Personal Information about you stored or processed by us, as set forth in the Section Access and Accuracy; Correcting Personal Information.
Disclosures and Transfers
Please note that if you are using the Services at the request or as part of an organization, your organization’s account administrator may be able to view certain activity and content associated with use of the Services, including, but not limited to, elements of your Personally Identifiable Information.
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to United States and process it there.
From time to time we may employ third parties to help us provide and/or improve the Services. These third parties may have limited access to databases of user information or registered member information solely for the purpose of helping us to provide and/or improve the Services and they will be subject to contractual restrictions prohibiting them from using the information about our users for any other purpose. Such agents or third parties do not have any rights to use Personal Information beyond what is absolutely necessary to assist us.
We may disclose your Personal Information to third parties without your consent if we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other users of the Services, or anyone else (including the rights or property of anyone else) that could be harmed by such activities. We may disclose Personal Information when we believe in good faith that such disclosure is required by and in accordance with the law.
These Services are hosted in the United States and are intended primarily for visitors located within the United States. If you choose to use the Services from other regions of the world with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, then please note that you may be transferring your Personal Information outside of those regions to the United States for storage and processing. By providing your Personal Information through the Services, you consent to such transfer, storage, and processing.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us. We use commercially reasonable efforts to store and maintain your Personal Information in a secure environment. We take technical, contractual, administrative, and physical security steps designed to protect Personal Information that you provide to us. We have implemented procedures designed to limit the dissemination of your Personal Information to only such designated staff as are reasonably necessary to carry out the stated purposes we have communicated to you.
You are also responsible for helping to protect the security of your Personal Information. For instance, never give out your password, and safeguard your user name, password and personal credentials when you are using the Services, so that other people will not have access to your Personal Information. Furthermore, you are responsible for maintaining the security of any personal computing device on which you utilize the Services.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
With respect to Third-Party Information provided by you as part of the Services, you can request deletion of any or all such Third-Party Information at any time by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If not sooner request, after such 30-day period, such information will be permanently deleted from your account. We will retain and use such information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.
We will also retain Usage and Analytics Information, Diagnostics Information, and Generalized Geo-Location Information for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
Access and Accuracy; Correcting Personal Information
You have the right to access the Personal Information we hold about you in order to verify the Personal Information we have collected in respect to you and to have a general account of our uses of that information. Upon receipt of your written request, we will provide you with a copy of your Personal Information, although in certain limited circumstances we may not be able to make all relevant information available to you, such as where that information also pertains to another user. In such circumstances we will provide reasons for the denial to you upon request. We will endeavor to deal with all requests for access and modifications in a timely manner.
We will make every reasonable effort to keep your Personal Information accurate and up-to-date, and we will provide you with mechanisms to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Information. As appropriate, this amended Personal Information will be transmitted to those parties to which we are permitted to disclose your information. Having accurate Personal Information about you enables us to give you the best possible service.
In certain circumstances, you have the right:
You have the right to data portability for the information you provide to us. You can request to obtain a copy of your Personal Information in a commonly used electronic format so that you can manage and move it.
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
Under California Civil Code Sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to ask us for a notice identifying the categories of Personal Information which we share with our affiliates and/or third parties for marketing purposes, and providing contact information for such affiliates and/or third parties. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to: email@example.com.
Lawful Basis for Processing
We will only collect, store, and process your Personal Information where a legal basis for such processing exists, which will typically fall under one of the following scenarios:
You can help by keeping us informed of any changes such as a change of email address or telephone number. If you would like to access your information, if you have any questions, comments or suggestions, if you find any errors in our information about you, or if you have a complaint concerning our compliance with applicable privacy laws, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at:
Eatgeek, Inc. 100 Broadway San Francisco, CA 9411