Written on June 30, 2019.
Periscope Media LLC. (hereinafter, “Periscope Media,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) builds websites on WordPress platform for clients, provides managed WordPress hosting services, software, and support through our website, and other related applications, services, and personnel (collectively, the “Services”). IF YOU ARE PURCHASING OR USING OUR SERVICES IN ANY WAY, PLEASE READ OUR TERMS OF SERVICE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR LEGAL OBLIGATIONS.
After reading this Policy, if you have additional questions or would like further information, please contact us at [email protected].
As further explained below, we collect and process personal data only for lawful reasons, such as when the processing is necessary to perform a contract, like the Terms of Service, and our legitimate business interests, such as improving, personalizing, marketing, and developing the Services and promoting safety and security.
Account and Payment Data: If you set up a Periscope Media account through our Services or otherwise engage with Periscope Media, you provide basic contact and/or account setup information, such as your name, email, address, company information, username, password, and payment information. Please note that we do not store your payment information, but the third-party payment processors we engage may retain your payment information in accordance with their own privacy policies and terms.
Website Comments and Posts: When you leave a comment, forum post, or contribute an article on our website, you have the option to provide a profile picture (or “Gravatar”), display name, website (URL), and other content or information at your option. Please note that any information you post to our website will be publicly available.
Inquiries and Other Data: When you contact us through our live chat, online contact form, or “Have a question?” portal on our website or through email or any other communication mechanism, you typically provide your name, email, the subject matter of your inquiry, and any other information you choose to provide at your option.
No Sensitive Information: Please do not provide any highly sensitive personal data when using the Services or communicating with us – such as social security numbers, health or medical information, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, or data concerning a person’s sex life or sexual orientation. We do not intentionally process highly sensitive personal data and reserve the right to reject or delete it.
We collect certain information via cookies and similar automated means when you use the Services, some of which may be personal data. Cookies and similar technologies do not gather your unique personal data, like name, date of birth, gender, or email. Rather, the information collected by cookies and other automated means is generally about your devices, such as search history, IP address, browser used, operating system and settings, access times, and referring URL. If you are using a mobile device, we may also collect data that identifies your device, settings, and frequency of usage. This data may be collected by or shared with our third-party analytics and advertising partners.
Periscope Media does not sell, rent, or lease your personal data to third parties. We only share your personal data with the following types of third parties for the sole purpose of providing, improving, promoting, and securing the Services:
We also may share your information as required by law, to investigate potential illegal activities or violations of our Terms of Service or other agreements, to protect the security of our Services and users, or as a result of a merger, acquisition, or assignment with a third party.
To submit a question or concern about how to control, modify, or delete your account or data, contact us at [email protected]. You may cancel your account at any time by sending an email to [email protected]. Depending on your location, you may have certain legal rights regarding your personal data, including:
We may request proof of your identity before acting upon any request. To submit a question or concern about your rights, please contact us at [email protected]. If you live in the EEA, UK, or Switzerland, and you are unsatisfied with our response, you have the right to lodge a complaint regarding your personal data with an applicable supervisory authority.
We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and organizational safeguards designed to protect against loss, misuse, or unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction of the personal data that we collect from you. We restrict access to personal data collected about you to our employees, contractors, and certain third-party service providers as discussed above. Please note, however, that no website or storage mechanism can guarantee 100% security.
Generally, we store your personal data for as long as required to provide the Services to you, and when you cancel your account, we take reasonable steps to delete your personal data within a reasonable period of time. Sometimes, we may retain your information for a period of time after account cancellation to allow you to efficiently reinstate your Services account, if you so choose. We also may retain certain personal data after you cancel your account to the extent necessary to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations, for the purpose of fraud monitoring, detection and prevention, and for our tax, accounting, and financial reporting obligations. Where we retain data, we do so in accordance with any limitation periods and records retention obligations that are imposed by applicable law.
Our Services are intended for adults 18 years of age or older. We do not knowingly collect personal data from children under 16. If we learn that we have collected any personal information from a child under 16, we will take reasonable steps to delete such information. Parents or guardians who believe that their child has submitted personal information to us and would like to have it deleted should contact us at [email protected].
We may provide links to other websites as a service to you or in order to provide you additional venues in which you can leverage or share the opportunities of the Services. Please be aware that we have no affiliation with these other parties, and cannot control and are not responsible for their information collection, use, and disclosure practices. Please review and understand their privacy practices and policies, if any, before providing any personal data to them or using any of their services. We are not responsible for the content or information of these third-party sites, any products or services that may be offered through them, or any other use of the sites.
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding this Policy or our practices please feel free to write to us at:
Periscope Media LLC.
Attn: Privacy and Data Protection Team
344 Flower St.
Los Angeles, CA 90015