The Website is a general audience site and does not knowingly collect PII from children under 13 years of age.
COLLECTION AND SUBMISSION OF PII AND NON-PII ON THE WEBSITES
General. You do not need to submit any personal data or information in order to visit the Website. When EPA collects PII from you it is because you are voluntarily submitting Registration PII to us in order to register as a Member of the Website. EPA may also collect PII from you if you choose to participate in Services activities like sweepstakes, contests, and surveys, because you want us to furnish you with products, services, newsletters, or information, or in connection with content or suggestions you submit to Us for review.
In addition, EPA collects other non-PII including IP address, site visited immediately prior to visiting Our Website, aggregate user data, page visits, search terms, browser type, operating system, frequency and duration of any visit to the Website, location data (GPS) when using mobile app, and information about email interaction. This data is used to manage and improve the Services, track usage, and for security purposes.
If you link your social media pages to Our Site, then we may also get information from those accounts, like your friends or contacts. The information we get from those sites all depends on what your setting are on those sites and their privacy policies.
You can program your computer to warn you each time a cookie is being sent, block third party cookies or block all cookies. However, by blocking all cookies you may not have access to certain features on within the Services.
NOTICE: EXOTIC PHOTO ADVENTURES WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH NOTICE ABOUT ITS PII COLLECTION PRACTICES
Third party Internet advertising companies may also deliver to you some of the advertisements that appear on the Services. These companies utilize certain technologies to deliver advertisements and marketing messages and to collect non-PII about your visit to or use of the Services, including information about the ads they display, via a cookie placed on your computer that reads your IP address.
How We Use Private Information
By using the Services, you consent to receive promotional materials (e.g., newsletters) or notifications from Us. If you want to stop receiving such materials from Us, follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
EPA employees, agents and contractors must have a business reason to obtain access to your PII. We may share your PII with those who help us manage or provide the Services’ information activities (for example, statistical analyses, data processing), or with outside contractors, agents or sponsors who help us with the administration, judging or prize fulfillment aspects of contests, promotions and sweepstakes or with the logistical nature of upcoming travel.
These outside contractors, agents or sponsors may temporarily store some information on their servers, but they may only use your PII to provide Us with a specific service and not for any other purpose. We may also provide your PII to a third party in those instances where you have chosen to receive certain information and have been notified that the fulfillment of such a request requires the sharing of your PII. We also may share your PII with Affiliated Companies if it has a business reason to do so.
As described above, We may customize the advertising and marketing messages you receive on the Website, or may work with outside companies to do so. Your non-PII and/or Profile Information may be shared with these companies so this customization can be accomplished. EPA prohibits these companies from sharing your non-PII and/or Profile Information with any third party or from using it for any other purpose. Anonymous click stream, number of page views calculated by pixel tags, and aggregated demographic information may also be shared with Our advertisers and business partners.
There may be instances when EPA may access or disclose PII, Profile Information or non-PII without providing you a choice in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal rights or property of Our Company, it’s officers, agents and employees, it’s subsidiaries and their employees, our Affiliated Companies or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) protect the safety and security of Members or members of the public including acting in urgent circumstances; (iii) protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) comply with the law or legal process. In addition, if EPA sells all or part of its business or makes a sale or transfer of all or a material part of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, We may transfer your PII to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.
When a Member who is located in the European Union chooses to post Profile Information that will be publicly disclosed, that Member is responsible for ensuring that such information conforms to all local data protection laws. EPA is not responsible under the EU local data protection laws for Member-posted information nor shall We be responsible or liable for removing any information that the Member deems at a later point to be private.
How We Secure Your Private Information
EPA uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard PII in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. In addition, Feral uses reasonable methods to make sure that PII is accurate, up-to-date and appropriately complete. However, EPA, its subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, agents, contractors and their service providers do not represent, warrant, or guarantee that PII will be protected against unauthorized access, loss, misuse or alterations.
Notwithstanding any other provision, we may also engage a data provider who may collect web log data from you (including IP address and information about your browser or operating system), or place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser to enable you to receive customized ads or content. These cookies contain no personally identifiable information. The cookies may reflect demographic or other data linked to data you voluntarily have submitted to us, e.g., your email address, that we may share with a data provider solely in hashed, non-human readable form. To opt-out of these data provider cookies, please go to http://www.aboutads.info/choices .
Choices and Options You Have
You have choices available to you through the device or software you use to access Our Website. You may change the settings within the browser you use to control cookies or other types of local data storage. Also, your mobile device lets you choose how and whether your photos, location, advertising identifiers and other data is shared. To learn how to changes these setting, please see the information provided by the software or device provider.
You have options in relation to the information that we have about you described below. To exercise these options, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’re an EEA user, you can:
Access the information we hold about you. We can usually get this information to you within 30 days of your request.
Have your information corrected or deleted. You can update your information in your settings. If you have problems updating the information or if you would like us to delete it please email us at email@example.com.
Object to us processing your information. You can ask us to stop using your information, including when we use your information to send you marketing emails or push notifications. If you opt out of receiving marketing messages from us. You can easily unsubscribe to any of the types of emails you get by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email.
Have the information you provided to us sent to another organization, where we hold this information with your consent or for the performance of a contract with you, where it’s technically feasible.
Complain to a regulator. If you’re based in the EEA and think that we haven’t complied with data protection laws, you have a right to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Commission in Ireland or with your local supervisory authority.