Interpretation and Definitions
Let’s start with some definitions to make things clear:
You: You are the individual or entity using our service. In legal terms, under GDPR, you (the user of the product) can be referred to as the Data Subject or as the User.
Company: We refer to ourselves as “the Company,” “We,” “Us,” or “Our” in this policy. For GDPR purposes, we are the Data Controller. Our website is LiveNewsZone.com.
Affiliate: An entity linked to us in some way, typically through ownership of 50% or more of the shares or voting rights.
Account: Your unique account on our service.
Website: Our website, LiveNewsZone.com.
Service: Our website and all its features.
Country: The United States, specifically Maryland.
Service Provider: These are third-party entities or individuals we may hire to help us run and improve our service. For GDPR purposes, they are considered Data Processors.
Third-party Social Media Service: Any external website or social network that allows users to log in or create an account to use our service.
Personal Data: Information that can identify you. This includes things like a person’s name, email address, and more.
Cookies: Small sized files stored on your device that help us track your activity on our website.
Usage Data: Data collected automatically, including things like your IP address, browser type, and pages you visit on our website.
Data Controller: In GDPR terms, this is us, the Company. We determine the purposes and means of processing your Personal Data.
Business: In CCPA terms, this refers to us, the Company, as the entity collecting and processing consumers’ personal information.
Consumer: In CCPA terms, a natural person who is a California resident.
Sale: In CCPA terms, selling, renting, releasing, disclosing, disseminating, or transferring a consumer’s Personal information for valuable consideration.
Collecting and Using Your Personal Data
Now, let’s talk about what data we collect and how we use it.
Data Collection Types
Your Information: When you use our service, we might request personal details like your email address and a person’s name. This information helps us provide better service and make improvements.
Data We Automatically Collect: We gather data such as your IP address, the type of browser you’re using, and the number of pages you visit on our site. This helps us understand how you use our service.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies: We employ cookies and similar tech to monitor your activity and enhance our service. You can adjust your cookie settings, but it might impact your experience on our website.
How We Use Your Personal Information
We use your personal information for various reasons, including:
Enhancing and maintaining our service.
Managing your account and granting access to specific features.
Fulfilling contracts and delivering products or services you’ve purchased.
Communicating updates, offers, and important information.
Addressing your inquiries and managing correspondence.
At times, we may also share your information, like with service providers or during business transactions.
Storage of Your Personal Data
Transferring Your Personal Data
Disclosure of Your Personal Data
We may disclose your data in situations like business transactions or when required by law.
Security of Your Personal Data
We strive to protect your Personal Data, but no method of transmission over the Internet is hundred percent secure. While we use commercially acceptable means to shield your data, we cannot guarantee absolute security.
Detailed Information on the Processing of Your Personal Data
Service Providers have access to your Personal Data only for tasks related to our service.
Your Rights under the GDPR
If you’re in the EU, you have rights like access, correction, and deletion of your Personal Data. You can even withdraw your consent or object to processing. We’re here to help with these requests.
Exercising Your GDPR Data Protection Rights
If you want to exercise your rights, just contact us.
Your Rights under the CCPA
If you’re a California resident, you have rights such as the right to notice, access, opt-out of the sale of your Personal Data, and more. We don’t sell your Personal Data.
Exercising Your CCPA Data Protection Rights
To exercise your CCPA rights, you can contact us or visit our “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” section.
Our service is not for children under 13. If you’re a parent and believe your child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. We’ll take steps to remove that information.
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Last updated: 9/10/2023
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