PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of March 1, 2019.  

Welcome to Involved Media. 

As part of the services we provide to you, Involved Media, Inc. (“Involved“) collects and processes a variety of information.  This privacy policy, is intended to help you better understand how we collect, use and store your  personal information.  We are aware of the importance to users of how personal data are handled and we assure you that we observe all relevant legal requirements.  By using Involved’s services or website, you agree that you are authorized to provide information, are at least sixteen (16) years of age, and are accepting this Privacy Policy, as may be amended.  If we amend this Privacy Policy, we will revise the date at the top of the policy. 

Information Collected or Received by Involved

Personal Data

Personal data refers to any information about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable person. This includes information and details such as your name, home address or other postal address, telephone number and e-mail address.  Involved may automatically receive and record information from your browser or mobile device when you visit the website, such as your IP address or unique device identifier and data about which pages you visit in order to allow us to operate and provide goods and services to you.  This information is used to prevent fraud, to keep our services secure and to analyze and understand how the services work for members and visitors.  Involved may also collect, but does not store, credit card information when you place an order. 

Ways in Which Involved May Use Your Information

Pursuant to a Contract:  We may use your data to acquire or perform a contractual obligation or to provide goods or services as requested by you.   

Legitimate Interests:  Use of your data may be necessary for the purposes of our or a third party’s legitimate interests.   

Consent:  You may have consented to the processing of your information, which consent can be revoked at any time by you. 

International Users 

This website is hosted in the United States.  If you are accessing this website from outside the United States, you are transferring your information to the United States and you consent to such transfer.  If you do not want your information transferred to the United Sates, you should not share your information with us or make use of this website.  To request information about whether Involved holds or processes any of your personal information please contact privacy@involvedmedia.com 

Legitimate Interests

When processing your data on the basis of legitimate interests, Involved may do so for any of the following reasons. 

Providing and Improving our Services:  We may use your information to improve and customize our services, including sharing of your information with trusted third parties for such purposes.  This is necessary to enable us to pursue our legitimate interests in understanding how our services are being used, create efficiencies and to explore ways to develop and grow our business.    

Protecting Against Misuse: Involved may use or share your information for security purposes.  We do this to  enhance protection of our on-line community against spam, harassment, potential infringement, crime and other security risks. 

Buying and Selling:  Involved may facilitate the sharing of information between two parties involved in a transaction.    Involved may make a customer’s shipping address and payment information directly available to a vendor of products or services the customer wishes to obtain.  By making a purchase (example: a hotel reservation), you are directing us to share your information in this way.      

Legal and Safety:   We may retain, preserve or release your personal information to a third party in the following limited circumstances: in response to lawful requests by public authorities, to protect, establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims or to prevent, investigate or take action regarding suspected fraud or violations of our policies.  In these cases, our use of your information may be necessary for the purposes of our or a third parties legitimate interest in keeping our services secure, preventing harm or crime, enforcing or defending legal rights or preventing damage.   

Web Analytics and Statistics:  Involved may utilize your information to analyze how visitors use our website or services. 

Data Sources

In the course of our business, we collect or receive personal information in different ways.  We may obtain the data from you or your devices.   Involved may also obtain information from a third-party with whom Involved has a business relationship and publicly available sources.  .

Retention Periods

We may retain your data for the following reasons: 

Fulfilling a Contract:  When we need the data to fulfill a contract, until such time as the contractual relationship with you ceases or the legal retention periods expire,  

Legitimate Interests:  If we use the data on the basis of a legitimate interest, until such time as your overriding interest obliges us to delete or anonymise such data, or 

Consent:  Where you have consented to our use of the data, until such time as you withdraw your consent.

Purposes of Use

Personal data will only be collected by us to the extent and for the purpose for which you provide the data to us or for which we have collected such data.   

Involved uses third-party companies and individuals such as payment processors, research and analytics companies, security providers and customer management software to help us operate, provide and market our services.  These third parties may have limited access to your information, may use your information only to perform the tasks we specify and are obligated not to disclose or use your information for other purposes.   

Otherwise, your personal information will not be forwarded to third parties unless you have given your express consent or if Involved is obliged to disclose it, at the direction of a court or administrative authority

Data Protection

We follow generally accepted  technical and organizational measures to secure your data against potential risks, such as unauthorized login or access, unauthorized perusal, amendment or distribution, as well as against loss, deletion or misuse.  

In order to protect your personal data against unauthorized access by third parties when being transmitted, we secure data transmissions, if necessary, using SSL encryption. This is a standard encryption procedure for online services, particularly for the Internet.

Technical Information and Third-Party Services

When you visit our website, Involved collects your IP address and other log file information (such as browser type and language, number of clicks, domain names of web sites visited, pages viewed, the amount of time spent on particular pages and the date and time of visits and page views) for statistical and maintenance purposes. 

Involved also uses Google Analytics on its website to obtain visitor statistics. Please refer to the Google Analytics privacy policy to learn more about this service and how to opt out from it:  

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245

Social Media 

Our website includes links to other sites, including Social Media sites, such as the Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. The Social Media links will take you to a website hosted by a third party. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the applicable third party.    

Rights of the Data Subject

Depending on your location (i.e., if you are in the EU), you may have additional rights with respect to your information, including:

Right to Access:  You have the right to request information about whether and which personal data is processed by our company.  

Right to Rectification:  You also have the right to demand that your personal data is rectified or amended.  

Right to Erasure:  Under certain circumstances, you have the right to request that your personal data should be deleted.  

Right to Restriction of Processing: Under certain circumstances, you have the right to demand that the processing of your personal data should be restricted.  

Right to Withdraw Consent:  You can withdraw your consent to the processing and use of your data completely or partially at any time with future application.  

•  Right to Object:  You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data where Involved is processing based on our legitimate interests. 

Right to Data Portability:  You have the right to obtain your personal data in a common, structured and mechanically readable format.  

Right to Lodge a Complaint: You also have the right to complain to the responsible supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your personal data is in violation of the legislation.

Requirement or Obligation to Provide Data

Insofar as this is not expressly stated, when data is collected, the provision of data is neither required nor obligatory.  

Cookies Information

Cookies are small pieces of text used to store information and to assist us in providing and improving our services. This website uses cookies.  For additional information on the specific cookies we use please refer to our cookie policy.

If you need technical assistance please contact us at websitesupport@involvedmedia.com

Contact Information

If you have any questions, comments, complaints or requests in connection with this Privacy Policy or the processing of your personal data, you can also contact us at:

Involved Media, Inc.

One Blue Hill Plaza

Pearl River, NY 10965

Attention: General Counsel

 

E-Mail: privacy@involvedmedia.com