§ INTRODUCTION –
§ SUBMISSION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION –
This section addresses the types of information that DDC collects directly from users and the collection of non- personally identifiable information via cookies and related technologies by, and on behalf of, UPG and third parties.
§ NOTICE AND CHOICE –
§ USE AND DISCLOSURE –
This section describes how DDC uses your information to provide and manage the DDC Services, including when DDC may disclose your information to third parties that assist DDC in providing those services.
§ SECURITY –
This section describes DDC’s security measures.
§ USER CONTROL AND ACCOUNT CANCELLATION –
This section informs users how to access and change their personal information stored by DDC, and how to cancel their accounts.
§ CONTACT US –
This section instructs users how to contact DDC.
Digital Dance Culture, LLC, through itself and its subsidiaries (“DDC” or “we”), operates several websites, including, but not limited to www.digitaldanceculture.com, www.dancechallenger.com and www.irocktherunway.com (together, the “DDC Sites”), which provide a collection of online
services, including, without limitation, various online games, online forums, social networking features, personalized content and branded programming, and any other features, content or applications offered from time to time by DDC in connection with DDC’s business, including when the DDC Sites are accessed via the Internet, mobile or other device (collectively, the “DDC Services”).
2. SUBMISSION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION ON DDC SERVICES
User Submitted Information
Registration Information is the information that users provide to DDC: (a) to register for certain DDC Services, for example, participating in online gaming, supplying user reviews, or participating in chat rooms; or (b) to purchase products or services from or through the DDC Services. Registration
Information may include one or more of the following: full name, email address, gender, date of birth, postal address, telephone number and credit card number.
My DDC Profile Content consists of information Members may choose to add to their My DDC profile, including a Member’s profile picture or avatar, user name, vanity URL, stated location, gender, online addresses or gamer profile (i.e., gaming name, clan affiliation, game play statistics, and the like and free- form content such as a Member’s Bio, stream, blog, friends, games, photo albums, videos, audio conversations, and similar information). You can control which DDC users can post to or comment in your My DDC Profile Content by adjusting your My DDC Profile Settings. My DDC Profile Content is always public, which means it is available to everyone and may be displayed in search results both on the DDC Services and on external search engines.
Public Site Content consists of information you disclose in public areas of an DDC Site, such as the [My DDC Profile Content, Member home pages], message boards, chat rooms and other community areas. Please be aware that Public Site Content is always public and available to everyone and may be displayed in search results both on the DDC Services and on external search engines.
Correspondence consists of information you disclose when you contact DDC, for example, for customer service purposes.
DDC Collected Information
However, we will not coordinate your personal information and cookie or click stream information in this manner without first obtaining your express affirmative consent.
Third parties that support the DDC Services by serving advertisements or providing services, such as allowing users to share content or tracking aggregate site usage statistics, may also use these
technologies to collect similar information. DDC does not control these third-party technologies and their use is governed by the privacy policies of third parties using such technologies. For more information about third-party ad networks that use these technologies, see www.aboutads.info.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but you can change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set or updated, or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information (e.g., http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies). Users can manage the use of Flash technologies, including cookies, with the Flash management tools available at Adobe’s website, seehttp://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/security/privacy_policy/faq.html.
Please note that by blocking any or all cookies you may not have access to certain features or personalization available through the DDC Services.
Third Parties. To improve the quality of the DDC Services, we may supplement the information we collect with information from third parties. If you access the DDC Services through a third-party connection or log-in, we may also collect your user ID and/or user name associated with that third-party service, or any information you have made public in connection with that service or which the third party shares with partner services.
3. NOTICE & CHOICE
4. USE AND DISCLOSURE
Information Made Public Through Use of UPG Services and User Privacy Settings
Public Site Content, including, without limitation, the My DDC Profile Content, is always publicly available to anyone, including other users, search engines, advertisers, third-party application developers, and anyone else with access to the DDC Services. You control what information you add to your My DDC Profile Content. You may also restrict which other DDC users can post content or comments to your My DDC Profile through your My DDC Profile Settings.
DDC’s Use and Disclosure of Information
We use the information we collect from and about users for the following purposes:
To allow third-party service providers to assist us in providing and managing the DDC Services. DDC may make your non-public personal information available to certain third-party service providers, such as contractors, agents or sponsors, who help us manage or provide the DDC Services. These outside service providers are required to protect non-public personal information entrusted to them and not use it for any other purpose than the specific service they are providing to DDC.
To allow other users to find you. In order to locate My DDC Members that a user may already know in the physical world and/or want to get to know in the online world, DDC allows users to search for Members using information the user already knows, such as username, full name, or gamer profile, and identifies users matching that search information.
Initiative website located at http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
To contact you. DDC may periodically send promotional materials (e.g., newsletters) or notifications related to the DDC Services to the email address you provided to us at registration or to your account. If you want to stop receiving promotional materials from DDC, you can follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email. There are certain service notification emails that you may not opt-out of as long as you are a Member, such as notifications of changes to the DDC Services or policies.
To protect the rights of DDC and our users. There may be instances when DDC may disclose user information without providing notice or choice, including situations where DDC has a good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal rights or property of DDC, our Affiliated Companies or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) protect the safety and security of users of the DDC Services or members of the public;
(iii) protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) comply with the law or legal process.
To complete a merger or sale of assets. If DDC sells all or part of its business or makes a sale or transfer of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, DDC may transfer your information to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.
DDC uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard user information and credit card information in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification.
6. ACCESS, REMEDIES AND COMPLIANCE
Because of the nature of caching technology, your account may not be instantly inaccessible to others, and there may be a delay in the removal of the content from elsewhere on the Internet and from search engines.
7. CONTACT US
Digital Dance Culture, LLC
POST OFFICE BOX 3171
Atlanta, GA 30302