1. ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SITE AND THE SERVICES
You represent and warrant that you are either more than 18 years of age or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in this Agreement. In any case, you affirm that you are over the age of 13, as the Site and Service is not intended for children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the Site or Service.
2. PANELIST PARTICIPATION AND USE OF INFORMATION
The VCN conducts internet-based video conferencing panels (“Panels”) for the purpose of selling the results of Panels and certain limited relevant information about participants to Clients. If you are a user who chooses to participate in a Panel (the “Panelists”), you consent to the use and disclosure of certain demographic information (“Panelist Information”) by Video Chat Network to clients of Video Chat Network, including but not limited to:
In the course of your participation in Panels, VCN may display or otherwise provide your and other Panelist Information to VCN Clients. You agree to not disclose any personally identifiable information in the course of your participation in Panels other than Panelist Information; in the event that you disclose any personally identifiable information other than Panelist Information during the course of your participation in a Panel, you agree that VCN shall not be liable for any such disclosure.
Any personally identifiable information or content that you voluntarily disclose online (on discussion boards, in messages and chat areas, within your public profile page, etc.) becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others. Your username (not your email address) may be displayed to other Users when you upload content or send messages through the Site. Any content that you submit to the Site may be redistributed through the Internet and other media channels, and may be viewed by the general public.
3. COLLECTION AND USE OF OTHER PERSONAL INFORMATION
4. CHANGE OR UPDATE PERSONAL INFORMATION OR PANELIST INFORMATION
You may request a change to or update the Personal Information and/or Panelist Information you provide VCN by changing your profile in the [“Edit Profile” section of your personal page] or by contacting VCN via email (please include in the Subject line the words “Personal Information/Panelist Information”). It is your responsibility to maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
5. USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
6. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Except as expressly provided herein, absent your prior consent, VCN does not share Personal Information with any unrelated third parties absent your prior consent. Additionally, VCN does not permit unrelated third parties to perform “reverse searches” whereby they could identify users from email addresses.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, VCN reserves the right, and you authorize VCN, to share or disclose your Personal Information, including, without limitation, any content, records or electronic communications of any kind, when VCN determines, in its sole discretion, that the disclosure of your personally identifiable information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against you if:
you interfere with VCN’s or a third party’s rights or property;
you violate any applicable law, rule or regulation;
such disclosure is necessary or required by any applicable law, rule or regulation; and/or
such disclosure is requested by governmental authorities in the event of any
7. NEWSLETTERS, ETC.
VCN maintains a strict “no-spam” policy. If you register for the Service, you may receive VCN’s newsletter, notices and/or special offers via email, unless you have requested otherwise at the time of registration or as set forth below.
You may unsubscribe from VCN’s electronic newsletters, notices and/or special offers at any time by following the instructions contained at the end of every such email, or if a third-party vendor provides VCN’s newsletter, in accordance with the instructions provided by such third party. While all efforts are made to insure this information is viewable in all email browsers, there may be cases where certain email browsers do not display the unsubscribe information correctly. If you are having problems unsubscribing please forward the entire newsletter here with the word “UNSUBSCRIBE” in the Subject line and you will be removed within seven (7) business days. Please note that direct replies to any newsletter are processed by computer and are not always viewed by a human.
“Cookies” are alphanumeric identifiers in the form of text files that are inserted and stored by your web browser on your computer’s hard drive. VCN may set and access cookies on your computer to track and store preferential information about you. VCN and third party advertisers gather anonymous information about their users through cookie technology on an aggregate level only. Such aggregated information is used within VCN’s internal organization and is only shared with third party advertisers on an aggregated and non-personally identifiable basis.
Personal information you submit to VCN is password protected for your privacy and security. In the unlikely event that an unauthorized third party compromises VCN’s security measures, VCN will not be responsible for any damages directly or indirectly caused by an unauthorized third party’s ability to view, use or disseminate such information.
10. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
11. TRANSMISSIONS, SUBMISSIONS AND POSTINGS
12. OTHER TERMS
14. CHILDRENS’ PRIVACY
Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, VCN does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information or non-personally-identifiable information on the Site from persons under 13 years of age, and no part of our Site is directed to persons under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, do not use or access the Site at any time or in any manner. If VCN learns that personally identifiable information of persons under 13 years of age has been collected on the Site, then VCN will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
15. SPECIAL NOTE TO INTERNATIONAL USERS
16. IN THE EVENT OF MERGER, SALE, OR BANKRUPTCY
In the event that VCN is acquired by or merged with a third party entity, or sells all or substantially all of its assets, we reserve the right, in any of these circumstances, to transfer or assign the information and content we have received and collected from our Users and Members as part of such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control. In the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors’ rights generally, we may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred, or used.
17. QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS
VCN contact info: Rachel Geltman
Via fax: 914-722-8386
Via mail: 18 Withington Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583