★ Chosen By Dogs is solely and independently responsible for its own privacy practices. No subscriber is responsible for Chosen By Dogs’ privacy practices.
★ Each Subscriber is solely and independently responsible for its own privacy practices. No Subscriber is responsible for another Subscriber’s privacy practices. Also, Chosen By Dogs is not responsible for any Subscriber’s privacy practices.
1. Information that Chosen By Dogs collects from you (including Personal Information)
2. Cookies and Tracking Technologies on the Chosen By Dogs Site
3. How your information is used
4. How your information is shared
5. How to manage your Personal Information
6. Storage & Security
8. Contact information
1. Information that Chosen By Dogs Collects from You (Including Personal Information)
Chosen By Dogs directly collects information when you:
sign up for a Chosen By Dogs user account and create a Chosen By Dogs user profile;
purchase a product;
send email messages to Chosen By Dogs;
participate in user surveys; and
participate in public forums, webinars, and other interactive experiences on the Chosen By Dogs Site.
Chosen By Dogs also indirectly collects usage information about your visit to the Chosen By Dogs Site, as explained in the section below titled Cookies and Tracking Technologies.
Chosen By Dogs does not itself collect or store financial account numbers or identification issued by a governmental entity, employer, or other authority. Instead, if you choose to make a purchase on the Chosen By Dogs Site you will be directed to Chosen By Dogs’ third-party payment processor and Chosen By Dogs’ third-party ID verification service provider. If you do not wish to submit the required authentication or payment information, then you will not be able to complete your purchase via the Chosen By Dogs Site.
To the extent that Chosen By Dogs associates the information that Chosen By Dogs collects directly or indirectly with an individual (for example, you), the association is based on Personal Information in your account profile.
You may voluntarily choose to share additional Personal Information on the Chosen By Dogs Site.
Chosen By Dogs encourages you to use discretion before voluntarily sharing additional Personal Information on the Chosen By Dogs Site. (If you later choose to delete your Chosen By Dogs account, deletion of your Personal Information will be subject to the process and limits outlined below.)
2. Cookies and Tracking Technologies on the Chosen By Dogs Site
based on your cookie settings, Chosen By Dogss tracks information indicating, among other things, which pages of the Chosen By Dogs Site were visited, the order in which they were visited, when they were visited, and which hyperlinks and other user interface controls were used;
Chosen By Dogs may log the IP address, operating system, and browser software (including mobile use and device type when you use Chosen By Dogs native mobile apps) you used when accessing the Chosen By Dogs Site, and Chosen By Dogs may be able to determine from an IP address your Internet Service Provider and the geographic location of your point of connectivity; and Chosen By Dogs may track and collect information from emails that Chosen By Dogs sends to you, for example whether you opened the email or clicked on any links from the email.
Chosen By Dogs also partners with third parties to help us track and understand your activity on the Chosen By Dogs Site, how you interact with Chosen By Dogs’ social media, and how you find or may be referred to the Chosen By Dogs Site.
when necessary for system administration, security, and integrity to ensure the Chosen By Dogss Site works properly for you. Without these technologies, the Chosen By Dogs Site may not function correctly;
to enable analytics, performance and functionality, to help Chosen By Dogs gather information about how visitors use the Chosen By Dogs Site and monitor Chosen By Dogs Site performance, and to enhance your experience by recognizing whether you have visited the Chosen By Dogs Site before and may have any personal preferences; and to support marketing by enabling Chosen By Dogs to deliver content relevant to your interests on the Chosen By Dogs Site and third-party sites based on how you interact with Chosen By Dogs or third-party advertisements or content.
Chosen By Dogs use “first-party” cookies, which means cookies served by Chosen By Dogs, and also “third-party” cookies, which means cookies served by third parties that help Chosen By Dogs track this information.
You have some options for managing Cookies and other Tracking Technologies. These include:
Modifying your browser settings: You should be able to control how and whether your web browser accepts Cookies by adjusting its privacy and security settings. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new Cookies, how to receive notification of new Cookies, and how to disable existing Cookies. If you reject Chosen By Dogs’ Cookies, many functions and conveniences of the Chosen By Dogs Site may not work properly.
Opting-out of certain third-party tracking and advertising: Some of the third parties used by Chosen By Dogs or a Subscriber for Cookies and Tracking Technologies offer the ability to opt-out from their tracking by following processes described on their websites. Neither Chosen By Dogs is responsible for the effectiveness of any third-party opt-out options.
3. How Your Information Is Used
Chosen By Dogs use information, including Personal Information, to carry out the following purposes:
Operate and improve the Chosen By Dogs Site – This includes creating and improving features that support the Chosen By Dogs community and enable Chosen By Dogs Site usage at scale. This also includes personalizing the Chosen By Dogs Site, so your experience is tailored to your interests and needs.
Offer and improve products – This includes enabling you to navigate the Chosen By Dogs Site, to subscribe and participate on the Chosen By Dogs Site and to purchase or obtain products on the Chosen By Dogss Site.
Develop and maintain the security and performance of the Chosen By Dogs Site – This includes tracking Chosen By Dogs Site outages and creating software solutions, detecting violations of the Terms of Service, and monitoring uses, misuses, and potential misuses of the Chosen By Dogs Site.
Communicate with you – This includes answering your course and platform questions, notifying you of course and Chosen By Dogs Site maintenance and updates, marketing to you about course offerings, programs, news, and related products and services of Chosen By Dogs or Chosen By Dogs affiliates, and as permitted under applicable law, sending you communications about products or services of selected business partners that may be of interest to you.
Support scientific research including, for example, in the areas of cognitive science and education – This includes collaborating to enable and conduct research about how learners access and master course materials online, with the goal of improving course outcomes.
Track Chosen By Dogs Site usage against goals and mission – This includes performing analytics to evaluate access to and performance in courses and course-related products and services and to report aggregate usage information (not Personal Information) to business partners and external audiences.
Exercise, enforce, and comply with legal rights and obligations – This includes responding to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; and investigating, preventing, or taking action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, security or technical issues, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Chosen By Dogs or others, and as otherwise required by applicable law.
Chosen By Dogs may also seek your consent for additional uses of information, including Personal Information, and will use it only for the purpose described to you. All use of Personal Information is subject to applicable law.
4. How Your Information Is Shared
Chosen By Dogs share information, including Personal Information, with third parties for the following purposes:
Chosen By Dogs may also seek your consent for additional disclosures of information, including Personal Information, and will share it only as described to you. In addition, Chosen By Dogs may share with the public and with third parties, including but not limited to researchers and business partners, information and Personal Information that is de-identified or aggregated in a manner that does not personally identify you.
5. How to Manage Your Personal Information
You can manage your Personal Information and requests to the Chosen By Dogs team. Chosen By Dogs will notify you in the event that Chosen By Dogs is unable to meet a request that is not legally required.
Access and correct your Personal Information
Much of your Personal Information is available in your Chosen By Dogs account. Your name, email address, and other identifiable profile information is editable through the profile settings in your Chosen By Dogs account except as noted below. Please contact the Chosen By Dogs team to access and update this or other information.
Usernames cannot ever be changed. This is a Chosen By Dogs system restriction. Because usernames identify you on the Chosen By Dogs Site, Chosen By Dogs encourages you to use discretion in choosing your username. If you want to protect your identity, do not use your real name or a name identifiable to you as your username.
Chosen By Dogs does not track or index every time or every place on the Chosen By Dogs, so Chosen By Dogs will be able to help you locate or manage all such instances. Chosen By Dogs encourages you to use discretion before volunteering Personal Information on the Chosen By Dogs Site.
Restrict or object to the processing of Personal Information
If you want to manage emails and other communications to you, you may update your preferences in your Chosen By Dogs account dashboard, follow the steps described in links at the bottom of email messages, or contact the Chosen By Dogs team. You may object to, or request that Chosen By Dogs stop its use of your Personal Information for other purposes by contacting the Chosen By Dogs team.
Please note that if you choose to restrict Chosen By Dogs’ ability to process Personal Information, and the processing is otherwise required to provide you with various services and products offered on the Chosen By Dogs Site, you may not be able to establish an Chosen By Dogs user account, and Chosen By Dogs may not be able to provide you with those services or products.
Delete account and Personal Information
To request deletion of your Chosen By Dogs account and Personal Information, you should click the button labeled “Delete my account” in your Chosen By Dogs account settings. Because deletion on the Chosen By Dogs system is a permanent action and cannot be reversed, Chosen By Dogs may ask you to complete a process that aims to confirm your authority to manage the Chosen By Dogs account affected by your request.
With respect to your Chosen By Dogs account, Chosen By Dogs will permanently:
deactivate your Chosen By Dogs account,
remove the active profile, and
retire your username.
With respect to your Personal Information, Chosen By Dogs will permanently delete your Chosen By Dogs account profile Personal Information from the Chosen By Dogs Site.
As noted above, to the extent that Chosen By Dogs associates the information that Chosen By Dogs collects directly or indirectly with an individual (for example, you), the association is based on Personal Information in your Chosen By Dogs account profile. By erasing the Personal Information in your Chosen By Dogs account profile, the remaining information about your activity on the Chosen By Dogs Site will no longer be associated with you, except as noted below.
These changes will be applied to data stores that are used for operation of the Chosen By Dogs Site
Deletion will not apply to historical activity logs or archives unless and until these logs and data naturally “age-off” the Chosen By Dogs system.
Chosen By Dogs does not track or index every time or every place on the Chosen By Dogs Site when or where a learner may volunteer Personal Information, so neither Chosen By Dogs nor Subscribers will be able to help you locate or manage all such instances. Chosen By Dogs encourages you to use discretion before voluntarily sharing your Personal Information on the Chosen By Dogs Site.
Chosen By Dogs will retain your Personal Information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you with services; to maintain a record of your transactions for financial reporting, audit, and compliance purposes; and to comply with Chosen By Dogs’ legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce its agreements, and as otherwise permitted by applicable law.
Upon your request that Chosen By Dogs deactivate your account and delete your information, Chosen By Dogs will follow the process described above, including without limitation archiving your course data (in a manner and to the extent permitted under applicable law) to serve its mission to enable scientific research on cognitive science and education.
6. Storage & Security
Chosen By Dogs stores information, including Personal Information, on its own servers and also on servers of companies that Chosen By Dogs hires to provide services. In each case, information may be stored in the United States and in other countries where Chosen By Dogs operates, and in countries where Chosen By Dogs respective service providers operate.
If you are in the European Union, Switzerland, or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, you acknowledge that Chosen By Dogs may transfer, process and store your personal information in the United States and other countries, the privacy laws of which may be considered less strict than those of your region.
Chosen By Dogs controls its own copy of information collected through the Chosen By Dogs Site and has an information security program designed to protect information in its possession or control. This is done through a variety of privacy and security policies, processes, and procedures. Chosen By Dogss uses administrative, physical, and technical safeguards that reasonably and appropriately protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the information that it collects, receives, stores, or transmits.
Nonetheless, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure; and therefore, Chosen By Dogs cannot guarantee its absolute security. While Chosen By Dogs works hard to ensure the integrity and security of its network and systems, Chosen By Dogs cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent “hackers” or other unauthorized persons from illegally accessing or obtaining information.
If Chosen By Dogs learns of a security breach involving its copy of your Personal Information, Chosen By Dogs may attempt to notify you electronically so that you may take appropriate protective steps. By using the Chosen By Dogs Site or providing Personal Information to Chosen By Dogs, you agree that Chosen By Dogs can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Chosen By Dogs Site.
If a security systems breach occurs, Chosen By Dogs may post a notice on the Chosen By Dogs homepage (www.chosenbydogscbd.com) or elsewhere on the Chosen By Dogs Site and may send an email to you at the email address associated with your Chosen By Dogs account. Depending on where you are located, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach, involving your Personal Information, in writing.
8. Contact Information
If you have privacy concerns, have disclosed data you would prefer to keep private, or would like to access the Personal Information that Chosen By Dogs maintains about you, please contact us at [email protected].
Cookies are unique identifiers usually in the form of small data files placed on your device that send certain information about your activity on the Chosen By Dogs Site or in an email communication back to Chosen By Dogs or the authorized third party that served the cookie. Chosen By Dogs or third parties may also use Flash cookies.
Chosen By Dogs Site consists of all content and pages located within the chosenbydogscbd.com web domain and Chosen By Dogs mobile applications.
Subscriber is each person that uses the Chosen By Dogs Site.
Personal Information is information that specifically identifies you or that, when combined with other information, could be used to identify you.
Tracking Technologies are web beacons, clear gifs, pixels, and similar technologies that are also unique identifiers used to track your online activity but are not stored on your device.