Privacy policy

 THE CASUAL LOUNGE PRIVACY POLICY

Last revised 6th of July 2016
 
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY AS YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND TO THEM. THIS PRIVACY POLICY EXPLAINS HOW INFORMATION ABOUT YOU IS COLLECTED, USED AND DISCLOSED BY IMEDIA888 GMBH, ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES (“THE CASUAL LOUNGE”, “WE”OR “US”) and its subsidiaries and affiliates BY ACCESSING OR USING OUR SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH OUR SITES. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE BASED IN GERMANY SO ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE OR WE COLLECT FROM YOU AS DETAILED BELOW IS PROCESSED THROUGH GERMANY. BY REGISTERING OR SUBSCRIBING TO SERVICES, YOU AGREE TO THIS TRANSFER AND PROCESSING.

 


1.  INFORMATION WE COLLECT

a) Information you provide

When registering or subscribing to our services, we may collect a variety of information related to your profile such as gender, age, interests and other criteria. We may also obtain information from other sources and combine this with information we collect through our Services.

b) Automatically collected information

When you access our Services, our servers automatically record browser-specific information such as your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, platform type, the site from which you came and the site to which you are going when you leave our website, date and time stamp and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your account. When using a mobile device to access our Services, we may receive or collect your mobile device ID (often referred to as UDID), mobile carrier, device manufacturer and phone number. Also information about your usage of, and activity on, our Services is been collected. We may associate information we automatically collect with your personal information. Service providers acting on our behalf, such as Google Analytics, as well as ourselves use this information to understand and analyze trends in order to deliver you a more personalized experience.

c) Cookies and Other Technologies

Our Services, advertisements and emails may use "cookies" and other technologies such as pixel tags and Web beacons whereas Cookiesare small data files which are stored on your hard drive by a website like THE CASUAL LOUNGE. These Cookies help us improve our Services and your experience as they help us identifying which areas and features are popular as well as counting the visits to our websites. We may also use them next to other technologies to serve advertisements to you on our Services or on sites other than our websites. Web beacons and pixel tags are electronic images that may be used on our Services or in our emails. They are used to deliver cookies, count visits, understand usage and campaign effectiveness, prevent fraud and to tell if an email or advertisement has been opened and acted upon experience.

d) Third Party Advertisers

Any advertisers or networks - including third party ad servers, ad agencies, ad technology vendors and research firms - that serve ads or provide offers to our users, on our Services or on sites other than our websites, are allowed to use their own cookies, web beacons, pixels and other tracking technologies. Such tracking technologies are governed by the privacy policies of the entities placing the ads, and are not subject to this Policy. For your own safety we recommend that your review the privacy statements of all third-party websites you visit.
 
 
2. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We use the personal information we collect for purposes described in this Policy or disclosed to you on or in connection with our Services. Ways we may use information about you include the following:

a.     to operate, provide, maintain, develop, deliver, protect and improve our Services, products, applications, content and advertising and develop new products and services;
b.     to maintain and administer your account with us;
c.     to maintain and display your profile;
d.     to respond to your comments and questions and provide customer service;
e.     to detect and prevent abusive, fraudulent, malicious or potentially illegal activities, and to protect the rights, safety or property of our website and users;
f.      to enforce our Terms of Use Agreement;
g.     to keep you posted on our latest product or service announcements, software updates, security alerts and any technical notices;
h.     to communicate with you about new contests, promotions and rewards, upcoming events and other news about products and services offered by us and our selected partners;
i.       to provide you with confirmation of purchases, invoices, support and administrative messages or notice about changes to our terms, conditions or policies;
j.       to administer any contests or promotions;
k.     to perform other functions as otherwise described to you at the time of collection;
l.       to link or combine information about you with other information we get from third parties to help understand your needs and provide you with better service and
m.    to offer you additional services of affiliated companies or subsidiaries of iMedia888 GmbH. THE CASUAL LOUNGE may store and process personal information in Germany as well as other countries.

 

3. SHARING PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES

Our Services allow you to share information about yourself with other individuals and other companies. We do not share your personal information with third parties other than as follows:

a.     with your consent; for example, when you agree to our sharing your information with other third parties for their own marketing purposes subject to their separate privacy policies;
b.     to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, subpoena, legal process or other government request, (ii) enforce our Terms of Use Agreement, including the investigation of potential violations thereof, (iii) investigate and defend ourselves against any third party claims or allegations, (iv) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of THE CASUAL LOUNGE, its users or the public as required or permitted by law and (v) detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues;
c.     in connection with any merger, sale of company assets, reorganization, financing, change of control or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company or third party or in the event of bankruptcy; and
d.     with third party vendors, consultants and other service providers that perform services on our behalf, in order to carry out their work for us or to offer you customized offers that maybe of interest to you.

We may also share information with others in an aggregated form that does not directly identify you.

 

4. CHOICES

a)Communications from Us

You can opt out of receiving promotional messages from us such as emails, text messages and telephone calls by visiting the "settings" page of your account. If you opt out of our promotional communications, we may still send you non-promotional messages about your account or our ongoing business relations.

b)Cookies

You can generally remove or block most cookies using the settings in your browser. In some cases, however, our third party vendors may employ "Flash" cookies to help us detect fraudulent or abusive uses of the Services and we or our third party advertisers may also use these cookies. If you choose to disable cookies, however, it may impact your ability to use our Services.

c)Access to Your Information

You may access and change your contact preferences and your information by visiting your Profile and changing the setting respectively. Alternatively you can also contact our customer service at support@thecasuallounge.com

 

5. SECURITY

THE CASUAL LOUNGE takes reasonable measures to help protect your personal information in an effort to prevent loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.

 

6. PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18

Persons under the age of 18 are not eligible to use our Services.

 

7. UPDATES TO THIS POLICY

We reserve the right to modify this Policy from time to time. If we make any changes to this Policy, we will change the "Last Revision" date below and will post the updated Policy on this page.

 

8. CONTACTING THE CASUAL LOUNGE.com

If you have questions about this Policy, please contact us at support@thecasuallounge.com or by writing to us at:
iMedia888 GmbH,
Attn: Privacy Matters,
Schlossstrasse 19,
82031 Grünwald, Germany

 

9. LAST REVISION DATE

This Policy was last revised on July 6th, 2016.