Effective July 18, 2017
This privacy statement describes how Tipsy Elves collects and uses the personal information you provide on our Web site: www.tipsyelves.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.
We collect the following personal information from you
We use this information to
You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails or you can contact us at [email protected]
If you wish to opt out of having your personal information shared with third parties for marketing purposes, e-mail [email protected] with the subject line “Personal Information Opt-Out Request” and your full name, e-mail address, and mailing address listed in the body. Note that it may take some time to process your opt-out request, and that promotional mailings using your personal information shared before your opt-out request may already be in process. As a result, you may continue to receive promotional materials for a period of time after submitting your opt-out request.
For further information and resources to opt out of interest-based advertising, visit www.aboutads.info/choices, or www.networkadvertising.org/choices.
If you provide us personal information about others, or if others give us your information, we will only use that information for the specific reason for which it was provided to us.
We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement. We do not sell your personal information to third parties.
We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as shipping your order or offering customer service. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
We may also combine the personal information you provide with other personal information available from other sources. This information will then be used to make our marketing efforts more efficient. We may further share this information with our third party service providers and marketers assisting us with marketing efforts.
We may also disclose your personal information in the following situations:
We use another company to place cookies on your computer to collect non-personally identifiable information to compile aggregated statistics for us about visitors to our site.
Our Web pages contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) and are used along with cookies to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used and may be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails and links have been opened by recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications and marketing campaigns.
We use a third party to gather information about how you and others use our Web site. For example, we will know how many users access a specific page and which links they clicked on. We use this aggregated information to understand and optimize how our site is used.
Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Tipsy Elves. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at [email protected]
We provide two means for you to make a purchase on our site. You can either use our order form or a third party payment option. If you use our shopping cart, the transmission of sensitive information collected on our order form is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL). If you choose to use a third party payment option to pay for your order, its privacy statement and security practices will apply to your information. We encourage you to read that privacy statement before providing your information.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at [email protected] We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
We do not knowingly sell or ship any items ordered through this site directly to anyone who we know to be under the age of 13, nor do we collect any personal information from anyone we know to be under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 18, you should use this site only with the involvement of a parent or guardian, and should not submit any personal information to us. If we discover that a person under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information, we will use reasonable efforts to delete that person’s personal information from our system. You hereby agree that all information you provide us, including but not limited to age, will be truthful and correct.
If you tag your Post with one of our promoted hashtags (e.g., #TipsyElves #TipsyTuesday #INSERTHASHTAG), you agree to the following:
You consent and grant to Tipsy Elves the irrevocable, non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty free, worldwide right (but not the obligation), to (1) use, copy, perform, reproduce, edit, modify, display, broadcast, distribute, prepare derivative works of (or incorporate into other works), and otherwise exploit the Post (or any portion thereof) in any form, manner or media now or hereafter known including but not limited to posting or reposting the Post across Tipsy Elves digital properties (e.g., on Tipsy Elves branded websites and social media pages) and using the Post for commercial purposes including marketing, advertising, and publicity and (2) use your name, image, likeness, and username/ handle in connection with, or to reference the fact of, your Post to the extent you include such information in your Post. You understand and agree that you will not have any right to inspect or approve Tipsy Elves use of the Post, the Post will not be returned to you, and you will not be paid or otherwise compensated for Tipsy Elves use of your Post. Aside from the rights specifically granted herein, you retain ownership of all rights to your Post.
You represent and warrant that (1) your Post is your original creation for which you own and/or control all rights, (2) your Post does not violate any laws or infringe the intellectual property, privacy or publicity rights or any other legal or moral rights of any third party, (3) your Post will not contain obscene, indecent, or harassing material or feature nudity or drug/alcohol use, (4) you have obtained the express permission of each identifiable person appearing in your Post to be included and displayed in the Post as provided herein, and (5) you have the full power and authority to grant the rights contemplated herein.
You understand and acknowledge that your Post may be open to public commentary that is not under the Tipsy Elves direct control and does not necessarily reflect the views of Tipsy Elves. While Tipsy Elves may curate Posts, Tipsy Elves does not warrant their content or accuracy. You understand that you may be exposed to other Posts that you find offensive, indecent or otherwise objectionable. You understand and acknowledge that, pursuant to Section 230 of the federal Communications Decency Act, providers of interactive computer services shall not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. Posts may be removed by Tipsy Elves at any time and for any reason.
The rights to Tipsy Elves’ information may be protected by patent, copyright, trademark, trade secrets or other proprietary rights owned by a third party other than Tipsy Elves. Additionally, certain content displayed and contained within Tipsy Elves’ Pages is the original authorship of Tipsy Elves and is owned exclusively by Tipsy Elves. By being a User of or Posting on any of Tipsy Elves Pages, you acknowledge that you may not modify, publish, transmit, display, copy, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content found, whether owned by Tipsy Elves or a third party, other than as provided herein.
You may request removal of any of your User-Generated Content by sending a removal request email to [email protected] Your email must include a link to the URL of the page on which your User-Generated Content is posted or a description of the page on which it is posted.
Tipsy Elves respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects Users to do the same. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement you may notify our designated copyright agent by mail at Tipsy Elves, 1041 Market Street #306 San Diego, CA 92101 USA ATTN: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DEPARTMENT or at [email protected] Please make sure to include the following information with your notification:
Our Web site offers publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them.
To review and update your personal information to ensure it is accurate, contact us at [email protected]
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
You can contact us about this privacy statement by writing or email us at the address below:Tipsy Elves