1.6. To IDEAME, privacy of Personal Data is a very important matter.
1.8. IDEAME owns a Website that allows Creator Users (“Creators”) the publication of Projects in order to raise enough funds to develop them. With that purpose, IDEAME allows its Users to publish ideas or projects and obtain funds to develop them through the contributions of other Collaborator Users (“Collaborators”). 1.9. Certain Users, the Creators, have enough capacity and knowledge to develop certain projects, as well as knowledge of the Website operation, and are interested in disseminating their Projects through it.
1.10. Other Users, the Collaborators, are interested in contributing to the Projects published by the Creators.
GATHERING OF USERS INFORMATION
1.12. IDEAME will eventually collect information about the behavior of its Users, by means of cookies, tags, web beacons and other methods, such as the information provided by the Users upon registration on the Website.
a) A cookie is a small text file by which an internet browser may be exclusively identified, and it is usually installed in, sent to or written in the internet users’ computers when they browse an internet website, with the purpose of obtaining automatic information about their behavior when browsing the site. A cookie file generally has the name of the website where it has been transferred, its creation date and an identification code. The only personal information a cookie may contain is information the user himself provides when surfing the internet, such as IP address, visited sites, order of visits, time spent on each site, date and time, etc. (“Activity Information”). A cookie cannot read the User’s hard drive data nor other cookie files created by other websites.
b) A tag is a small image embedded in a website so that the site’s owner or a third party may monitor who is visiting the website, collect his IP, the URL of the site it comes from and the exact moment it was seen there. These tags may be used together with cookies.
c) A Web beacon is an electronic image, also called single-pixel (1 x 1) o transparent pixel that is embedded in a website. A Web beacon has similar uses as cookies, and also measures users’ web traffic patterns. The User accepts that IDEAME may use a follow-up system based on Web beacons.
1.13. IDEAME usually collects User information in order to improve service quality, by storing User preference data and supervising behavior trends, as in the kind of searches they perform.
1.14. It is possible that a User registers at IDEAME through his personal account on a social network (“Personal Account”) and enters the Website through it. In that case, the User accepts that IDEAME may access the information in his Personal Account that the User accepts to share when registering at IDEAME.
1.15. Creators may receive partial information of Collaborators such as name, surname and email address, as well as the amount of the contribution during the Fundraising Period due to validations needed for payments or payment of coupons. They will only receive full information of Collaborators who have made Contributions to their Project in case it meets its goal as published, whether it is in “All-or-Nothing” or in “Everything Helps” mode.
USE OF THE COLLECTED USERS’ INFORMATION
1.16. Also, as part of the Services, IDEAME will collect User information by means of cookies, web beacons, and/or tags. The information collected by IDEAME may include browsing behavior, IP address, logs and other kind of information. This will be informed by IDEAME to the Users, thus obtaining their express or tacit consent. However, IDEAME will not collect personal identifiable information in a direct way of any User, neither by cookies nor by tags.
1.17. IDEAME will at any time provide information or segmentation analysis services to third parties that are either networks or service providers, who will be able to use the information collected to predict User characteristics, behaviors or preferences, typically used to consequently publish advertising.
1.19. IDEAME’S Website (“The Website”) collects contact information of Users and potential Users who requested information or Services from IDEAME. The identifiable personal contact information collected at the Website will be used to answer those requests or to provide access to the Services through email
contact methods. IDEAME will not sell, rent or lease any personal information to a third party with promotional purposes or any other purpose, except as established in the present clause. Any person who provides personal contact information through the Website will be able to update, delete and/or correct his personal contact information through the same Website. Also, the Users may turn to the corresponding authorities to make a complaint related to the data provided.
UNDER AGE USERS.
TRANSFERENCE OF INFORMATION.
1.24. The information provided by the Users to IDEAME and the one IDEAME collects directly may be transferred between different ad servers or other internet sites such as search engines and others that may be based in different countries, with different legislations regarding data protection. The use of the Services implies the Users’ authorization for the international transference of information provided by the Users to IDEAME and the one IDEAME collects
directly or on their behalf.
CONFIDENCIALITY AND SECURITY OF INFORMATION.
1.25. IDEAME has adopted reasonable security measures to protect the Users’ information and to prevent unauthorized access to their data or any unauthorized modification, dissemination or destruction of those data. The information collected by IDEAME will be kept in a strictly confidential way. Access to personal data is restricted to those employees, contractors, representatives and agents of IDEAME that need to know those data to carry out their functions and develop or enhance the Services. IDEAME requires from its suppliers the same confidentiality standards each time they provide IDEAME with services related to the Users’ information. IDEAME does not disclose this information to third parties outside IDEAME, unless this is expressly requested by the User.
1.26. Notwithstanding the foregoing, and considering the internet is an open system with public access, IDEAME may not warrant that unauthorized third parties might eventually cross over security barriers and misuse the Users’ information, in which case, IDEAME shall not be liable.
CHANGES IN THE CORPORATE STRUCTURE.
RIGHTS OF THE USERS ON THE INFORMATION.
1.28. Most internet browsers are configured to accept cookies, but the Users may reconfigure their own browser to reject all cookies or to have the system show a notice when one is received. However, if cookies are disabled, it is possible that some characteristics and services of internet websites do not function correctly.
1.29. IDEAME will try by all possible means to facilitate access to personal data to Users from whom it has collected or stored personal information (“Right of Access”), as well as the possibility of rectification, modification or update of the mentioned data (“Right of Rectification”), or even their cancellation (“Right of Removal”), unless IDEAME denies a request in case it is obliged or has the right to keep those personal data according to applicable legislation.
a) To this purpose, the User must send a request by email with the subject “Access to Personal Data” to firstname.lastname@example.org . IDEAME may require the User to prove his identity, which may be verified by IDEAME, and to specify the personal data he wants to access, rectify or remove. b) IDEAME may reject the requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, that require a disproportioned technical effort, that jeopardize the privacy of other Users, or are considered impractical, or for which access to data is unnecessary. c) Access, rectification and removal of personal data service will be provided by IDEAME free of charge, unless it requires a huge or non reasonable effort, in which case an administration fee may be charged.
THIRD PARTY SERVICES.