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As a condition of your use of Gively you agree that you will not:
violate any laws;
violate these terms or the data protection policy;
post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent material;
post or otherwise communicate any false or misleading material or message of any kind;
infringe any third-party right;
distribute spam, chain letters, or promote pyramid schemes;
distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Gively or the interests or property of Gively users;
impose or contribute to imposing an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of Gively;
copy, modify, or distribute any other person's content without their consent;
use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access Gively and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission;
harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent;
copy, modify or distribute rights or content from Gively or Gively's copyrights and trademarks;
harvest or otherwise collect information about users, including email addresses, without their consent;
bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to Gively;
use any tool that interferes with the normal functioning of Gively, including, without limitation, browser plug-ins extensions, or other software which are designed to supplement, remove or otherwise change any of Gively’s functionalities; or
post any stolen items or infringe the copyright, trademark or other rights of third parties.
Gively and the Gively community work together to keep Gively working properly and the community safe. Please report problems, offensive content and policy breaches to us using the reporting system.
Without limiting other remedies, we may issue warnings, limit or terminate our service, remove hosted content and take technical and legal steps to keep users off Gively if we think that they are creating problems, infringing the rights of third parties or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies (including, without limitation, circumventing temporary or permanent suspensions or harassing the Gively employees or other users). However, whether we decide to take any of these steps, remove hosted content or keep a user off Gively or not, we do not have any obligation to monitor the information transmitted or stored on Gively and we do not accept any liability for unauthorised or unlawful content on Gively or use of Gively by users.
Fees and Services
Using Gively is generally free, but we sometimes charge a fee for certain services. If the service you use incurs a fee, you'll be able to review and accept terms that will be clearly disclosed at the time you post your product. Our fees are quoted in Pounds Sterling, and we may change them from time to time. We'll notify you of changes to our fee policy by posting such changes on Gively. We may choose to temporarily change our fees for promotional events or new services; these changes are effective when we announce the promotional event or new service.
If your product posts went live with exposure on the Gively sites, services, applications or tools, even for a limited time, and that they benefited from the service associated with the paid fee;
Please note that the above list is not exhaustive.
Gively contains content from us, you, and other users. Gively is protected by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or via Gively is protected as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws and international conventions. You agree not to copy, distribute or modify content from Gively without our express written consent. You may not disassemble or decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in Gively. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any purposes any aspect of Gively (other than your own content). When you give us content, you grant us and represent that you have the right to grant us, a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers) right to exercise any and all copyright, publicity, trademarks, design, database and intellectual property rights to that content, in any media whether now known or to be discovered in the future including, without limitation, on any third party Platforms and media channels. In addition, you waive all moral rights you have in the content to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Gively may at times use third party data suppliers to supplement the information you have provided in an ad. This could include descriptions, product specifications and other content. You may use such information solely in connection with your Gively product posting while your product is on Gively. The information provided may be subject to copyright, trademark and/or other protections. You agree not to remove any such protected information and/or create any derivative works based on the content (other than by including them in your product posts).This permission is subject to modification or revocation at any time at Gively's sole discretion.
Do not post content that infringes the rights of third parties. This includes, but is not limited to, content that infringes on intellectual property rights such as copyright, design or posting stolen items. A large number of products of all sorts are offered on Gively by private individuals. Entitled parties, in particular owners of copyright, trademark rights or other rights can report any product post which may infringe on their rights, and submit a request for such product post to be removed. If a legal representative of the entitled party reports this to us in the correct manner, products infringing on the intellectual property rights will be removed by Gively.
Reporting an infringement:
If you notice an infringement of intellectual property rights on the site, you can email Gively at https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us.
Safety and interactions between Users
Though Gively strives to encourage a respectful user experience including through advising users not to post their actual home address but to use an a public location nearby until a meeting is arranged, it is not responsible for the conduct of any user on or off of the Service. You agree to use caution in all interactions with other users, particularly if you decide to communicate off the Service or meet in person. In addition, you agree to review and follow Gively Safety Tips prior to using the Service. You agree that you will not provide your financial information (for example, your credit card or bank account information), or wire or otherwise send money, to other users.
YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER USERS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT GIVELY DOES NOT CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON ITS USERS OR OTHERWISE INQUIRE INTO THE BACKGROUND OF ITS USERS. GIVELY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE CONDUCT OF USERS AND DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ANY LIABILITY FOR THE ACTIONS OF USERS.
Nothing in these terms shall limit our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, or for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or the negligence of our agents or employees. You agree not to hold us responsible for things other users post or do.
We do not review users' postings and are not involved in the actual transactions between users. As most of the content on Gively comes from other users, we do not guarantee the accuracy of postings or user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what's offered.
In no event do we accept liability of any description for the posting of any unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent information, or material of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law.
You acknowledge that we cannot guarantee continuous, error-free or secure access to our services or that defects in the service will be corrected. While we will use reasonable efforts to maintain an uninterrupted service, we cannot guarantee this and we do not give any promises or warranties (whether express or implied) about the operation and availability of our sites, services, applications or tools.
Accordingly, to the extent legally permitted we expressly disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. We are not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of, or inability to use Gively, even if you advise us or we could reasonably foresee the possibility of any such damage occurring. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you. Despite the previous paragraph, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to 100 Pounds Sterling.
If you have a dispute with one or more Gively users, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known or unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
Third party rights
A person who is not a party to this Agreement has no right under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of this User Agreement but this does not affect any right or remedy of a third party specified in this Agreement or which exists or is available apart from that Act.
Data Protection and Privacy
You and Gively shall process personal data received under and/or in connection with this User Agreement each as a separate and independent controller. In no event will Gively and you process personal data under and/or in connection with this User Agreement as joint controllers or in a controller-to-processor relationship. As such separate and independent controllers, you shall be individually and separately responsible for complying with the obligations that apply to you as a controller under applicable data protection law.
You shall comply with your obligations under applicable data protection law (including but not limited to the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU General Data Protection Regulation “GDPR”)) and supplementing EU and local data protection law. This includes, but is not limited to the obligation to provide appropriate safeguards for the transfer of personal data to a third country or an international organization. You shall process personal data received from Gively exclusively for the purpose(s) you received the personal data under and/or in connection with this User Agreement. You shall erase the personal data received under this User Agreement immediately after the respective purpose(s) has/have been fulfilled. Any further processing of the personal data is not permitted except when legally required (e.g., if a retention obligation applies).
Failure to abide with the aforementioned obligations may result in disciplinary action up to and including account suspension.
Resolution of disputes
If a dispute arises between you and Gively, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us. We will consider reasonable requests to resolve the dispute through alternative dispute resolution procedures, such as mediation or arbitration, as alternatives to litigation.
These terms and the other policies posted on Gively constitute the entire agreement between Gively and you, superseding any prior agreements. No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
This Agreement shall be governed and construed in all respects by the laws of England and Wales. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against Green Foundry Limited must be resolved by the courts of England and Wales. You and Gively both agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.
If we don't enforce any particular provision, we are not waiving our right to do so later. If a court strikes down any of these terms, the remaining terms will survive. We may automatically assign this agreement in our sole discretion in accordance with the notice provision below.
Your notices to us must be sent by email to https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us. We will send notices to you via the email address you provide, or by registered mail. Notices sent by registered mail will be deemed received five days following the date of mailing.
We may update this agreement at any time, with updates taking effect when you next post or 30 days after we post the updated policy on the Gively website, whichever is sooner. No other amendment to this agreement will be effective unless made in writing, signed by users and by us.
For any help with using Gively please see https://www.gively.co/help.
Mobile Devices Terms
Application Use. Gively grants you the right to use the Application only for your personal use. You must comply with all applicable laws and third party terms of agreement when using the Application (e.g. your wireless data service agreement). The Application may not contain the same functionality available on the www.Gively.co website. Your download and use of the Application is at your own discretion and risk, and you are solely responsible for any damages to your hardware device(s) or loss of data that results from the download or use of the Application.
Intellectual Property - Applications. Gively owns, or is the licensee to, all right, title, and interest in and to its Applications, including all rights under patent, copyright, trade secret, trademark, and any and all other proprietary rights, including all applications, renewals, extensions, and restorations thereof. You will not modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse-engineer, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to derive source code from any Application and you will not remove, obscure, or alter Gively's copyright notice, trademarks or other proprietary rights notices affixed to, contained within, or accessed in conjunction with or by any Gively Application.
Prohibited Countries Policy and Foreign Trade Regulation - Applications. Gively Applications or their underlying technology may not be downloaded to or exported or re-exported: (a) into (or to a resident or national of) Burma (Myanmar), Cuba, Iraq, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, or any other country subject to United States embargo; (b) to anyone on the US Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or on the US Commerce Department's Denied Party or Entity List; and (c) to any prohibited country, person, end-user, or entity specified by US Export Laws. When using an Application, you are responsible for complying with trade regulations and both foreign and domestic laws (e.g., you are not located in a country that is subject to a US Government embargo, or that has been designated by the US Government as a "terrorist supporting" country, and you are not listed on any US Government list of prohibited or restricted parties).
Additional Terms. Additional terms and conditions that apply to you based on the mobile device the Application is installed on:
iOS - Apple
Gively grants you the right to use the Application only on an iOS product that you own or control and as permitted by the Usage Rules set forth in the App Store Terms of Service.
Apple has no obligation whatsoever to furnish any maintenance and support services with respect to the Application.
Apple is not responsible for the investigation, defense, settlement, and discharge of any third party intellectual property infringement claim.
Apple is not responsible for addressing any claims by you or any third party relating to the Application or your possession and/or use of the Application, including but not limited to: (a) product liability claims; (b) any claim that the Application fails to conform to any applicable legal or regulatory requirement; and (c) claims arising under consumer protection or similar legislation.
In the event of any failure of the Application to conform to any applicable warranty, you may notify Apple, and Apple will refund the purchase price, if applicable, for the Application to you; and to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Apple will have no other warranty obligation whatsoever with respect to the Application.
Green Foundry Limited (trading as Gively)
Gively is known as the ‘Controller’ of the personal data provided to us.
Why we need your data We need to collect this information about you when you sign up and each time you use the app or website so that you can get the most out of Gively.
We do not collect sensitive information such as any medical details.
We store your personal information carefully.
You have consented to provide this information to us but can withdraw your consent at any time by getting in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the website at https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us .
What we do with your data We retain personal information only for as long as necessary to carry out these functions. If you notify us that you no longer wish to be listed on the database we will delete your information as soon as possible.
We use your data to provide information to you about items available nearby.
We may use your information to contact you about our service and goods and services that we believe that you may be interested in.
We do not share your information with anyone unless we are required to do so by law or it is necessary to make the app or website run properly.
We do not sell your information to anyone.
All the personal data we process is located on servers within the United Kingdom.
What are your rights?
You have a right to see the information we hold on you and/or require your data to be deleted by making a request in writing to the email address below. If at any point you believe the information we process on you is incorrect you can request to have it corrected. If you wish to raise a complaint on how we have handled your personal data, you can contact us and we will investigate the matter.
You can request access to your information or ask us to delete it by contacting us.
If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are processing your personal data other than in accordance with the law you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
If you agree to the above, download the app and/or use the website. If you do not agree or would like some further information then please contact us at https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us.
Last updated: 20/12/2019
1.1 Green Foundry Limited (“Company” or “We“) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes:
The identity of the data controller.
What personal data is collected including the types of information we may collect or that you may provide when you download, access or use the Gively app (the “App“). Note: for the purposes of this policy both the website www.gively.co and the Gively application shall be referred to as the “App”.
How personal data is collected.
Why personal data is collected.
How we use personal data.
How personal data is shared and with whom.
What choices you have with respect to how personal data is used.
How long personal data is kept.
Your rights with respect to personal data.
1.2 This policy applies only to information we collect in the App, via e-mail, text and other electronic communications sent through or in connection with the App
This policy DOES NOT apply to information that:
We collect offline or on any other Company apps or websites (other than www.Gively.co), including websites you may access through this App.
You provide to or is collected by any third party (see “THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION COLLECTION” (unless this information is provided by them to us)).
1.5 Users under the Age of 18: The App is not intended for anyone under 18 years of age, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under 18. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from anyone under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a user under 18, please contact us at: https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us.
Identity of Data Controller
2.1 A data controller is a person or organisation who makes decisions about how your personal data is collected, used and handled.
2.2 The Company is the data controller and may be contacted at https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us.
What personal data is collected
3.1 We collect information from and about users of our App:
Directly from you when you provide it to us.
Automatically when you use the App.
3.2 We do not collect special categories of personal data such as information relating to or about the below or information about criminal records.
Racial or ethnic origin
Membership of a political association, professional or trade association
Membership of a trade union
Religious beliefs or affiliations
Sexual orientation or practices
3.3 Information that you provide to us (“personal information”) when you download, register with or use this App may include:
First Name, Last Name;
Telephone number; and
3.4 In addition we may collect other information that is about you but individually does not identify you, such as age or gender.
3.5 This information may also include:
Information that you provide by filling in forms in the App such as first name, last name, email address, telephone number and address (“Contact Information”). This includes information provided at the time of registering to use the App and requesting further services.
We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us, such as your Contact Information.
Information you provide to us when you complete user surveys or surveys for research purposes such as your Contact Information.
Information you provide to us when you report a problem with the App such as your first name, last name and email address.
Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses and phone numbers), if you contact us.
Details of transactions you carry out through the App and of the fulfilment of your orders.
Your correspondence within the App with other users (your username and location).
3.6 Third-party Information Collection
3.6.1 When you use the App or its content, certain third parties may use automatic information collection technologies to collect information about you or your device. These third parties may include:
Advertisers, ad networks and ad servers.
Your mobile device manufacturer.
Your mobile service provider.
3.6.2 These third parties may use tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use the App. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites, apps and other online services or websites. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioural) advertising or other targeted content.
3.6.3 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.
3.6.4 For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see “CHOICES ABOUT HOW WE USE AND DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION”.
How personal data is collected.
4.1 Automatic Information Collection and Tracking.
4.1.1 When you download, access and use the App, it may use technology to automatically collect:
Usage Details. When you access and use the App, we may automatically collect certain details of your access to and use of the App, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on or through the App.
Device Information. We may collect information about your mobile device and internet connection, including the device’s unique device identifier, IP address, operating system, browser type, mobile network information and the device’s telephone number.
Stored Information and Files. The App also may access metadata and other information associated with other files stored on your device. This may include, for example, photographs and video clips. You will be asked for your consent to such access and use of your personal data within the App. You can withdraw your consent at any time via the settings menu.
Location Information. This App may collect real-time information about the location of your device. We do not, however, continually collect user location data nor do we collect location data without the user being aware. We may store the location of a user at set points for example when you choose to update your location and when you create/edit an item. Some of our location-enabled Services require your personal data for the feature to work. You will be asked for your consent to such access and use of your personal data within the App. Note, however, that opting out of the App’s collection of location information will cause its location-based features to be disabled.
4.2 If you do not want us to collect this information, please do not create an account with us.
4.3 We may also use these technologies to collect information about your activities over time and across third-party websites, apps or other online services (behavioural tracking).
4.4 Information Collection and Tracking Technologies.
4.4.1 The technologies we use for automatic information collection may include:
Cookies (or mobile cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on your smartphone or device. It may be possible to refuse to accept mobile cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your smartphone or device. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our App.
The cookies we use include “analytical” cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the App when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our App works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our App. We use the information to compile reports on general user traffic, conversion statistics and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information anonymously.
Web Beacons. Pages of the App and our e-mails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an e-mail and for other related app statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain app content and verifying system and server integrity).
4.5 Third Party Software/Services
4.5.1 We use the following third party software/services to collect and process your personal data for the following reasons:
Sendgrid: Newsletters, surveys.
Google Fire services including Crashlytics.
How we use personal data and lawful bases for processing
5.1 Lawful Bases for Processing under the GDPR
Consent: the individual has given clear consent for us to process their personal data for a specific purpose.
Contract: the processing is necessary for a contract we have with the individual, or because they have asked us to take specific steps before entering into a contract.
Legal obligation: the processing is necessary for us to comply with the law (not including contractual obligations).
Legitimate interests: the processing is necessary for our legitimate interests or the legitimate interests of a third party unless there is a good reason to protect the individual’s personal data which overrides those legitimate interests.
5.1 We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information, to:
To set up and operate your Gively account (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract with you).
To verify your identity and carry out security checks in order to set up your account (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract with you and necessary for us to comply with a legal obligation).
Provide you with the App and its contents, and any other information, products or services that you request from us (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract with you).
Give you notices about your account, including expiration and renewal notices (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract with you and necessary for us to comply with a legal obligation).
Ensure that content from our App is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer or device for accessing the App (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract with you).
Carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (to recover monies due etc).
Notify you when App updates are available, and of changes to any products or services we offer or provide though it (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (to allow us to provide changes to our software, products or services)).
To collect information from surveys that you sign up to take part in (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (to improve our services)).
To manage your account, including processing payments and refunds and providing notifications, should this service be introduced within the App (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract with you and is necessary for our legitimate interests (to process payments)).
6.2 The usage information we collect helps us to improve our App and to deliver a better and more personalised experience by enabling us to:
Estimate our audience size and usage patterns (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our services and to study how users use our App).
Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our App according to your individual interests (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our services).
Speed up your searches (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our services).
Recognise you when you use the App (such processing is necessary for the performance of our contract).
To provide us with information about how the App is running or whether there are any faults or issues with our products and services (such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (for us to deliver a better service to you).
6.3 We use location data for the following reasons:
To provide information about items within a fixed distance from the user’s set location (such information is necessary for the performance of our contract with you).
To allow others to receive information about a user’sitems within their search radius (such information is necessary for the performance of our contract with you).
6.4 We may also use your information to contact you about news, offers, notifications, surveys, information, goods and services that we think may be of interest to you (such processing is done with your consent and is necessary for our legitimate interests (to develop our products/services and grow our business)). We give you the option to consent to such emails when you sign up for the App. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please do not consent. You may adjust your user preferences in your account profile. For more information, see section 8.0 below.
6.5 We have implemented reasonable measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorised access, use, alteration and disclosure.
6.6 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 App, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the App like message boards. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the App.
6.7 Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet and mobile platforms is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted through our App. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures we provide.
6.8 If you suspect that there has been a breach of the security of your data you should contact us at: https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us and include details of:
the nature of the breach;
the date of the breach; and
the full circumstances of the breach.
6.9 On notification of such a breach we will investigate the matter and, where appropriate and required by law, notify the relevant Data Protection Regulator.
How personal data is shared and with whom.
7.1 You may provide information to be published or displayed (“Posted“) on public areas of the App (collectively, “User Contributions“). Your User Contributions are Posted and transmitted to others at your own risk. We cannot control the actions of third parties 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 unauthorised persons.
7.2 We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual or device, without restriction.
7.3 In addition, we may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide:
To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
To contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.
To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganisation, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Company’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by the Company about our App users is among the assets transferred.
To fulfil the purpose for which you provide it.
For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
For the purposes of academic research.
For any other purpose with your consent.
To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
To enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
What choices you have with respect to how personal data is used.
8.1 We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. This section describes mechanisms we provide for you to control certain uses and disclosures of your information. You may need to adjust the settings on your device to restrict the collection of information by the App but this may prevent you from accessing all of the features of the App.
Location Information. You can choose whether or not to allow the App to collect and use real-time information about your device’s location through the device’s privacy settings. If you block the use of location information, some parts of the App may then be inaccessible or not function properly. For example, users have the ability to only allow manual geolocation (rather than using their device’s autolocating functionality), the provision of at least one piece of location data (i.e. their search location) is a requirement for the app to function.
Promotion by the Company. If you do not want us to use your e-mail address or other contact information to send you information, notifications, news, surveys or promote our own products or services, you can opt-out by logging into the App and adjusting your user preferences in your account profile by checking or unchecking the relevant boxes or by sending us an e-mail stating your request to https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us.
Targeted Advertising by the Company. We do not use information that we collect or that you provide to us to deliver advertisements.
Disclosure of Your Information for Third-Party Advertising and Marketing. We do not share your personal information with third parties for advertising and marketing purposes. However, we may include offers from third parties in our marketing materials.
8.2 We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. (Note: In the United States of America you can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI“) on the NAI’s website)
Your rights with respect to personal data.
9.1 You can review and change your personal information by logging into the App and visiting your account settings page.
9.2 You may also send us an e-mail at https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us to request access to, correct or delete any personal information free of charge that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account.
9.3 We will respond to a request to access, correct or delete any data within 30 days of the date we receive the request.
9.4 We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate or breach any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
9.5 If, on your request, we refuse to amend, correct or delete your personal information, we will set out our reasons for not doing so and provide you with details of how you may complain about our refusal.
9.6 If you delete your User Contributions from the App, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other App users. Proper access and use of information provided on the App, including User Contributions, is governed by our Terms and Conditions.
10 How long personal data is kept.
10.1 We will only retain personal data for as long as is reasonably necessary.
10.2 Upon deletion of an account, all personal data will be removed as soon as possible, and always within 90 days of the deletion.
12 Contact Information
TERMS APPLICABLE IN SPECIFIED COUNTRIES
13.1 In addition to the terms set out above, this term also applies to users in the United States of America. Your California Privacy Rights: California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our App 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 https://www.gively.co/talk-to-us.
13.2 Users in Germany may be entitled to compensation if they have suffered harm by the collection processing or use of personal data in violation of data protection law. This policy sets out how we have exercised due care to ensure the prevention of such harm and users in Germany should not download the App if they consider that any measure set out in this policy may cause them harm.
13.3 This policy has been developed in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles a copy of which may be accessed here: https://www.oaic.gov.au/privacy-law/privacy-act/australian-privacy-principles
13.4 This policy takes into account the requirements of Principle 4.1.3 Schedule 1 Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (Canada) with respect to the storage of personal data outside of Canada.
13.5 This policy takes into account the requirements of the Protection of Personal Information Act (South Africa) 2013