Draft of May 28, 2020
Last updated May 2020
The website and its content is owned by Vesta Divorce, Inc. (“Company”, “we”, or “us”).
The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of http://www.vestadivorce.com (“Website”).
Information We May Collect
Personal Information. We collect personal information from you so that we can provide you with a positive experience when utilizing our Website or content. We will only collect the minimum amount of information necessary for us to fulfill our obligation to you. We, or any third-party payment processor we use, may collect:
Please note that the information above (“Personal Data”) that you are giving to us is voluntarily, and by you providing this information to us you are giving consent for us to use, collect and process this Personal Data. You are welcome to opt-out or request for us to delete your Personal Data at any point by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you choose not to provide us with certain Personal Data, you may not be able to participate in certain aspects of our Website or content.
Anonymous Data Collection and Use. To maintain our Website’s high quality, we may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Website by identifying which areas of the Website are most heavily used, and to display content according to your preferences. Your IP address is the number assigned to computers connected to the Internet. This is essentially “traffic data” which cannot personally identify you, but is helpful to us for marketing purposes and for improving our services. Traffic data collection does not follow a user’s activities on any other websites in any way. Anonymous traffic data may also be shared with business partners and advertisers on an aggregate basis.
Use of “Cookies.” We may use the standard “cookies” feature of major web browsers. We do not set any personally identifiable information in cookies, nor do we employ any data-capture mechanisms on our Website other than cookies. You may choose to disable cookies or have your browser notify you when you receive a new cookie through your own web browser’s settings. However, disabling this function may diminish your experience on our Website and some features may not work as intended. For instance, if you block or otherwise reject our cookies, you will not be able to add items to your Shopping Cart, proceed to checkout, or use any our products and services that require you to sign in.
What We Do With Information We Collect
Confidentiality. We aim to keep the Personal Data that you share with us confidential except as set forth below.
Contact You. We may contact you with information that you provide to us based on these lawful grounds for processing:
You will always have the option to opt out of any of our emails.
Process Payments. If we offer products or services for a fee and you purchase any of the foregoing from us, we will use the Personal Data you give to us in order to process your payment under the contract for sale. We intend to use only use third party payment processors that take the utmost care in securing data and comply with the GDPR. At this time, we do not collect credit card information directly.
Provide Contact Information to Vetted Vesta Professionals. We may provide your contact information to Vetted Vesta Professionals if you so request and provide clear, unambiguous, affirmative consent to our doing so.
Business Transfers. In the event that the Company or substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will of course be one of the transferred assets.
Viewing by Others. Note that whenever you voluntarily make your Personal Data available for viewing by others online through this Website or its content, it may be seen, collected and used by others, and therefore, we cannot be responsible for any unauthorized or improper use of the information that you voluntarily share (i.e., sharing a comment on a blog post, posting in a Facebook group that we manage, etc.).
Submission, Storage, Sharing and Transferring of Personal Data. Personal Data that you provide to us is stored internally or through a data management system. Your Personal Data will only be accessed by those who help to obtain, manage or store that information, or who have a legitimate need to know such Personal Data (i.e., our hosting provider, newsletter provider, payment processors or team members).
With Your Consent. Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when information about you might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.
We retain your Personal Data for the minimum amount of time necessary to provide you with the information and / or services that you requested from us. We may include certain Personal Data for longer periods of time if necessary for legal, contractual and accounting obligations.
To use certain features of the Website or its content, you may from time to time need a username and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password, and you are responsible for all activities, whether by you or by others, that occur under your username or password and within your account. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to protect your username, password or account information. If you share your username or password with others, they may be able to obtain access to your Personal Data at your own risk.
You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized or improper use of your username or password or any other breach of security. To help protect against unauthorized or improper use, make sure that you log out at the end of each session requiring your username and password.
We will use our best efforts to keep your username and password(s) private and will not otherwise share your password(s) without your consent, except as necessary when the law requires it or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary, particularly when disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to others or interfering with our rights or property.
How You Can Access, Update or Delete Your Personal Data
You have the right to:
Unsubscribe. You may unsubscribe from our e-newsletters or updates at any time through the unsubscribe link at the footer of all email communications. If you have questions or are experiencing problems unsubscribing, please contact us at email@example.com.
Security and Other Policies
Security. We take commercially reasonable steps to protect the Personal Data you provide to us from misuse, disclosure or unauthorized access. We only share your Personal Data with trusted third parties who use the same level of care in processing your Personal Data. That being said, we cannot guarantee that your Personal Data will always be secure due to technology or security breaches. Should there be a data breach of which we are aware, we will inform you immediately.
Anti-Spam Policy. We have a firm no spam policy and provide you with the ability to opt-out of our communications by selecting the unsubscribe link at the footer of all e-mails. We have taken the necessary steps to ensure that we are compliant with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 by never sending out misleading information. We will not sell, rent or share any email address obtained from our website.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance. We do not collect any information from anyone under 18 years of age in compliance with COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) and the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation of the EU). Our Website and its content are directed to individuals who are at least 18 years old or older. If you are under the age of 18, please do not provide personal information of any kind whatsoever. If a child provides us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that child may contact us if they would like this information deleted from our records.
Data Controller and Processors. We are the data controllers as we are collecting and using your Personal Data. We use trusted third parties as our data processors for technical and organizational purposes, including for payments and email marketing. We use reasonable efforts to make sure our data processors are GDPR- compliant.
California Consumer Privacy Act
If you are a California resident, the information below also applies to you. Certain terms used in this section have the meanings given to them in the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”).
Categories of Personal Information we have collected from or about persons visiting our website in the preceding 12 months
Categories of Personal Information the Company has disclosed for a business purpose in the preceding 12 months
The Company will not discriminate against you because you exercise your rights. For example, the Company will not deny you goods or services or charge you a different price or rate for goods or services if you make an access or deletion request.
You have the following rights under the CCPA –
The right to make requests as follows:
Access Request (can make a request no more than twice in a 12-month period) – Request that the Company disclose the following information
– Categories of personal information (“PI”) we collected about you during the preceding 12 months
– Categories of sources from which PI is collected
– Business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling PI
– Specific pieces of PI we collected about you
– Categories of PI Target has sold about you (note that we do not sell PI)
– Categories of third parties to whom the PI was sold
– Categories of PI disclosed about you for a business purpose
– Categories of third parties to whom PI was disclosed for a business purpose
– Request that the Company delete PI that we collected from you
To submit an Access Request or Deletion Request, please submit your request to Vesta Divorce, Inc., 180 Wells Ave., Suite 300, Newton, MA 02459, Attn: Website Team.
California Shine the Light
If you are a California resident and have an established business relationship with us, you can request a notice disclosing the categories of personal information we have shared with third parties, for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes, during the preceding calendar year. To request a notice, please submit your request to Vesta Divorce, Inc., 180 Wells Ave., Suite 300, Newton, MA 02459, Attn: Website Team/California Shine the Light Inquiry. Please allow 30 days for a response.
If you are a California resident under 18 years old and a registered user, you can request that we remove content or information that you have posted to our website or other online services. Note that fulfilment of the request may not ensure complete or comprehensive removal (e.g., if the content or information has been reposted by another user). To request removal of content or information, please submit your request to Vesta Divorce, Inc., 180 Wells Ave., Suite 300, Newton, MA 02459, Attn: Website Team.
If You Have Questions
Vesta Divorce, Inc.
180 Wells Ave., Suite 300
Newton, MA 02459
Attn: Website Team
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