- on this Website, including webpages, interactive features and applications;
- in e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and this Website;
- through mobile and desktop applications you may download from this Website, which provide dedicated non-browser-based interaction between you and this Website;
- us offline (other than as provided in Section 1) or through any other means, including on any other website operated by The First or any third party;
- any third party, including through any application or content (such as advertising) that may link to or be accessible from this Website.
If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your sole choice is not to use this Website.
TABLE OF CONTENTS.
- Types of Information Collected
- Personal Data
- Aggregate and Anonymous Data
- Our Use of Your Information
- Disclosure of Personal Data to Third Parties
- Disclosure to Affiliates
- Disclosure to Third Parties
- Disclosure to Others
- Information We Receive From Third Parties
- Links to Other Websites
- Your Choices
- Access and Correction
- Children and Privacy
- Message Boards, Chat Services, Blogs and Other User Forums
- Your California Privacy Right
- Data Security
- Other Terms and Conditions
- Website Location
- Contacting TheFirstTV.com Regarding Your Privacy
1. Types of Information Collected.
In addition, we may use a service that collects data remotely by using so-called “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs” or similar means (collectively, “Pixel Tags”) embedded in the Website’s content. A Pixel Tag is an electronic image, often a single pixel (1×1), that is ordinarily not visible to Website visitors and may be associated with cookies on the visitors’ hard drives. This information is AA Data.
To learn how you may be able to reduce the number of cookies you receive from us, or delete cookies that have already been installed in your browser’s cookie folder, please refer to your browser’s help menu or other instructions related to your browser. If you do disable or opt out of receiving cookies, we will honor your request, however please be aware that some content, functionality, services and features on this Website may not be available or work properly because we may not be able to recognize and associate you with your TheFirstTV.com account. In addition, the offers we provide when you visit us may not be as relevant to you or tailored to your interests.
You can also learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org, which includes additional, useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browsers.
We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.
3. Our Use of Your Data.
- We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Data:
- To present our Website and its contents to you.
- To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us.
- To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
- To provide you with notices about your account or subscription, including expiration and renewal notices.
- To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.
- To notify you about changes to our Website or any products or services we offer or provide through it.
- To allow you to participate in interactive features on our Website.
- In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
- For any other purpose with your consent.
We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-parties’ products and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please check the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data. For more information, see Your Choices.
We may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. Even though we will not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.
Personal Data: We will use your Personal Data for the purposes for which it was provided. For example, if you provide Personal Data to register for a newsletter or a text messaging service, to enter a contest or a sweepstake, or to purchase goods or services, we will use it to register you for or provide you with those goods or services. We may also use your Personal Data to provide you with information about features, products, services and other offerings that may be of interest to you. We also may send information or offers to selected groups of Website users on behalf of other businesses. When we do this, we do not give those businesses your name or address. Under certain circumstances (for example, if you win a contest) we may post your Personal Data on this Website. We will notify you of this possibility when you provide the Personal Data and, if possible, when the Personal Data is posted.
Cookies and similar tools may be used to relate your use of this Website and AA Data to Personal Data obtained from you. If any AA Data is linked with Personal Data, the linked AA Data will then be treated as Personal Data.
AA Data: We may also use Personal Data in aggregate form for purposes of research or analysis. In order to better understand and serve the users of this Website and Other Services, TheFirstTV.com often conducts research on its customer demographics, interests and behavior based on Personal Data we gather. Although this aggregated data may be based in part on Personal Data, it does not identify you personally. TheFirstTV.com may share this type of AA Data with a variety of third parties, including its licensors, service providers, other current and prospective business partners, and agents
We may use AA Data collected from this Website for website administration, advertising and promotional purposes, and we may share such information with various unaffiliated entities for such purposes. For example, IP addresses are used for the purposes of system administration and to provide AA Data to advertisers about the volume of use on this Website, and Clickstream Data and demographic AA Data may be shared with our advertisers and other business partners. We may also enter into agreements with outside companies that possess technology that allows this Website to customize the advertising and marketing messages you receive on this Website. This data (including Clickstream Data about your activities on our Website) may be shared with these companies for this purpose.
4. Disclosure of Personal Data: Disclosure to Affiliates.
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and other information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
- To contractors, content providers, product providers, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business [and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep Personal Data confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them].
- To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it. [For example, if you give us an e-mail address to use the “e-mail a friend” feature of our Website, we will transmit the contents of that e-mail and your e-mail address to the recipients.]
- For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
- Otherwise, with your consent.
We reserve the right to share Personal Data with our affiliates. If you do not want us to share your Personal Data with our affiliated companies for their marketing purposes, you may opt-out of such sharing by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org (see “Your Choices” below).
Disclosure to Third Parties: TheFirstTV.com, like many businesses, sometimes hires other companies to perform certain business-related functions on our behalf, such as hosting this Website or specific portions of this Website, maintaining databases, administering contests, providing wireless services, mailing information and processing payments. When we employ a third party to perform these functions, that third party will only be provided with the particular Personal Data it needs to perform its function, and is required to protect the Personal Data. For third-party sponsored sweepstakes, contests or promotions, we may request Personal Data from you that may be shared with the sponsor upon request.
Disclosure to Others:
In addition, we may disclose Personal Data without providing you with a choice under the following limited circumstances to: (1) protect the legal rights, property, privacy or safety of TheFirstTV.com or its directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors; (2) protect the legal rights, property, safety and security of visitors to our Website or other properties and the public; (3) protect against fraud, security issues, technical issues or illegal activity or for risk management purposes; (4) respond to inquiries or requests from public authorities, such as law enforcement authorities; (5) permit us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain; (6) enforce or apply our Terms of Service and other agreements; (7) respond to an emergency; or (8) comply with any court order, law, rule, regulation, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
5. Information we receive from third parties.
We may receive information about you from third parties. For example, if you are on another website and you opt-in to receive information from TheFirstTV.com, that website will submit to us your email address and other information about you so that we may contact you as requested. You may also choose to participate in a third party application or feature (such as a Facebook or Twitter application or a similar application or feature on a third party website) through which you allow us to collect (or the third party to share) information about you, including AA Data and Personal Data, such as lists of your friends, “likes”, comments you have shared, groups and location. In addition, we may receive information about you if other users of a third party website give us access to their profiles and you are one of their “connections”, or information about you is otherwise accessible through your “connections” web page, profile page, or similar page on a social networking or other third party website or interactive service. We may also receive information about you from third party data providers. We may supplement the information we collect about you through this Website with such information from third parties in order to enhance our ability to serve you, to tailor our content to you or to offer you opportunities to purchase products or services that we believe may be of interest to you.
6. Links to Other Web Sites.
This Website may contain links to other websites that we do not own or operate. This includes links from advertisers, sponsors or business partners that may use our logos as part of a co-branding or co-marketing agreement. We do not control, recommend or endorse and are not responsible for these websites or their content, products, services or privacy policies or practices. These other websites may send their own cookies to your hard drive, they may independently collect data or solicit Personal Data and may or may not have their own published privacy policies. You should independently assess the authenticity of any website which appears or claims that it is part of our Website (including those linked to through an email or social networking page).
7. Your Choices.
You can use this Website and certain Other Services without providing any Personal Data, but if you decline to provide Personal Data, you may not be able to access or use certain content, functionality, services or features. If you have previously provided Personal Data to this Website and have subscribed to one or more email newsletters or are receiving emails or other communications from this Website and you do not want to receive such emails, please discontinue your subscriptions by selecting the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any message, or contacting us at email@example.com. You may opt out of receiving offers from us by adjusting your Website preferences at our unsubscribe link. If you ask that we stop using your Personal Data, we will honor that request. However we will retain and use records of your Personal Data as needed in order to comply with applicable federal, state, local or international law, rules and regulations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements with you.
8. Access and Correction.
If you would like to review, correct, delete or change the Personal Data that you have previously provided us, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org We will take reasonable steps to update, correct or delete Personal Data in our possession in accordance with such requests.
In accordance with our routine record keeping, we may delete certain records that contain Personal Data you have submitted through this Website. We are under no obligation to store such Personal Data indefinitely and disclaim any liability or obligation arising out of, or related to, the destruction of such Personal Data. It may not always be possible to completely remove or delete all of your information from our databases without some residual data because of backups and other reasons. We will endeavor to retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you access, content, functionality, services or features. We do not control certain privacy settings and preferences maintained by our social media partners, such as Facebook and Twitter. If you wish to make changes to those settings and preferences, you may do so by visiting the settings page of the appropriate social media website.
9. CHILDREN AND PRIVACY.
We encourage parents and guardians to spend time with their children online and to be fully familiar with the websites visited by their children. At various places on this Website or Other Services, we may ask users for their age. By using this Website or Other Services you agree to respond truthfully and accurately about your age.
Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. Children under the age of 13 are expressly prohibited from submitting or posting any Personal Data on this Website or Other Services. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features or register on this Website, make any purchases of products or services through this Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will make reasonable efforts to delete such information from our records. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
10. Message Boards, Chat Services, Blogs and Other User Forums.
Although we limit access to certain pages and you may set certain privacy settings for such information by logging into your account profile, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of this Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
If you delete your User Contributions from this Website, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users. Proper access and use of information provided on this Website, including User Contributions, is governed by our Terms of Service.
11. YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS.
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or write us at: The First Digital Inc., 129 West 29th, 600N, New York, NY 10001.
12. Data Security Disclaimer.
TheFirstTV.com takes reasonable security precautions to secure the Personal Data that you choose to provide through the Website against the loss, misuse, alteration or unauthorized access of such information. Unfortunately, no transmission of data over the Internet or storage of information is guaranteed to be completely secure. It may be possible for third parties not under the control of TheFirstTV.com to intercept or access transmissions or private communications unlawfully. While we strive to protect your Personal Data, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you use this Website and provide us with your information at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures maintained on this Website. If you believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please notify us of the problem by contacting us at email@example.com.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
14. Other Terms and Conditions.
Your access to and use of this Website or Other Services is subject to the Terms of Service.
15. Applicable Law.
The Website is governed by and operated in, and in accordance with the laws, rules and regulations of, the United States, and are intended for the enjoyment of residents of the United States. TheFirstTV.com makes no representation that this Website is governed by or operated in accordance with the laws of any other nation. By using this Website, or providing us with any information, you (a) acknowledge that this Website is subject to the laws, rules and regulations of the United States, (b) consent to the collection, processing, maintenance and transfer of such information in and to the United States and other applicable territories in which the privacy laws, rules and regulations may not be as comprehensive as or equivalent to those in the country where you reside and/or are a citizen, and (c) waive any claims that may arise under those laws. Please note that we do not represent or warrant that this Website is appropriate for use in any particular jurisdiction. Those who choose to access this Website do so at their own initiative and are responsible for complying with all applicable laws, rules and regulations.
19. Contacting TheFirstTV.com Regarding Your Privacy.
The First Digital Inc.
129 West 29th
New York, NY 10001