Privacy

AdZero Interactive LLC
Email: dataprotectionofficer@adzero.org

Updated: May 27, 2020

This Privacy Policy applies to the website located at https://www.adzero.org/, which is owned and operated by AdZero Interactive LLC, d/b/a AdZero
("AdZero", "we", "us", or "our"). This Privacy Policy describes what information is collected by us from end user ("user(s)," "yourself," or "you") of the AdZero browser add-on or browser extension ("Software"), as well as our use and disclosure of that information. We treat your privacy seriously.

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully, as it governs your use of the Software. Your use of our Software indicates to us that you have read and accepted our privacy practices, as outlined in this Privacy Policy.

We use your data to provide and improve the Software. By using the Software, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from the Software’s install page.

MINORS UNDER THE AGE OF 18 MUST NOT PROVIDE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION, INCLUDING THEIR EMAIL ADDRESS, TO AdZero . IF AdZero IS NOTIFIED IT HAS PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT A MINOR UNDER THE AGE OF 18, THAT INFORMATION WILL BE PROMPTLY DELETED FROM OUR DATABASE.

Information Collection and Use

We collect certain types of information, as disclosed in this Privacy Policy, to provide and improve our Software, and to process payments from you if you decide to subscribe to the services provided by our Software. Our collection of information is subject to your consent when required by applicable laws.

Types of Data Collected

Device Identifying Information

While using our Software, we may collect certain device identifying information that can be used to contact or identify your device. AdZero does not, and is unable to, use your device identifiable information to personally identify you. Device identifying information we collect includes:

  • IP Address
  • Device ID

Personal Information – When You Sign Up For Our Services

If you decide to subscribe to the services provided by our Software, you may be asked to provide certain payment details. This information is not shared with any third parties, except payment processors as necessary to facilitate payment to us, and is only used by us for payment purposes. This information includes:

  • Full Name
  • Address
  • Payment Information

Browser, Network, and Device Information

We collect anonymous information when you use our Software relating to your web site browser, network, device, and other similar information. This information is collected to ensure you have a consistent experience when using our Software, to ensure our content is displayed properly, and to improve the overall quality of our Software. This information is not capable of being used to personally identify you and is anonymous information. Information collected related to your browser, network, and device information, includes:

• Operating System
• Browser Type
• Network Type

Usage Data

We may also collect anonymous information related to how the Software is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your device identifying information (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Software that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other diagnostic data. This information is not capable of being used to personally identify you and is anonymous information.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Software.

We do not use cookies to track your online activities. We only use cookies to provide a better experience for you when using our Software, such as remembering your username/password when you revisit our Website. Please see below for an example of the cookies we use.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Software.

Examples of Cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Software.
  • Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
  • Advertising Cookies. Advertising Cookies are used to serve you with advertisements that may be relevant to you and your interests.

This information is not capable of being used to personally identify you and is anonymous information.

Personal Information – Information You Provide Us On Our Website

During the process of signing up for a subscription to our services on our website, you may be asked to provide us with your full name and email address. Your full name and email address may be used to email you offers or other information related to our services. We will not disclose your Personal Information to any third parties, except to our service providers as stated in this Privacy Policy and only to the extent necessary to send you emails about our services and Software. Please know that you may unsubscribe from emails sent by us at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in any emails you received from us or contacting our support team at support@adzero.org.

Use of Data

AdZero may use the collected data for various purposes:

  • To provide and maintain our Software
  • To notify you about changes to our Software
  • To email you offers or information related to our Software
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Software when you choose to do so
  • To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Software
  • To monitor the usage of our Software
  • To detect and prevent fraud
  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues

Information Collected Is Not Sold

Any information we collect will be in accordance with this Privacy Policy and will not be shared with any third parties, except (1) payment details will be shared with payment service providers to facilitate your payment to us, and (2) anonymous data may be shared with our Service Providers to help us analyze our Website performance. For further details on our Service Providers, please see the "Service Providers" heading below. We do not sell any information we collect to provide our services to you.

Legal Basis for Processing Personal Information Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), AdZero's legal basis for collecting and using the Personal Information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect it.

AdZero may process your Personal Information because:

  • We need to perform a contract with you
  • You have given us permission to do so
  • The processing is in our legitimate interests and it's not overridden by your rights
  • For payment processing purposes
  • To comply with the law

Retention of Data

AdZero will retain your device identifying information and any Personal Information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your device identifying information and any Personal Information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

AdZero will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Software, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

Transfer of Data

Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Information, to United States and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

AdZero will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Information will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other Personal Information.

Disclosure of Data

Generally

We share your information only with our Service Providers, who are contractually bound to use the information only for a business purpose as necessary to provide the services of our Software, and in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We may also share your banking information with our payment service providers to process your payment to us. Lastly, we may also share aggregate anonymous data for marketing purposes.

Business Transaction

If AdZero is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Information may be transferred. We will provide notice before your Personal Information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Disclosure for Law Enforcement

Under certain circumstances, AdZero may be required to disclose your device identifying information and/or Personal Information if required to do so by law, or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Legal Requirements

AdZero may disclose your device identifying information and/or Personal Information in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • To comply with a legal obligation
  • To protect and defend the rights or property of AdZero
  • To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Software (e.g. to prevent or investigate fraud)
  • To protect the personal safety of users of the Software or the public
  • To protect against legal liability

Security of Data

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

"Do Not Track" Signals

We do not support Do Not Track ("DNT"). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.

You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.

Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. AdZero aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Information.

If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update or request deletion of your Personal Information by contacting us at dataprotectionofficer@adzero.org

The right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.

The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Information.

The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your Personal Information.

The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format.

The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where AdZero relied on your consent to process your Personal Information.

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Information. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

California Residents - California Consumer Privacy Act

The California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA") provides California residents with the right to request certain information regarding our collection of Personal Information from California consumers. If you are a California consumer, you have a right to request the following:

  • The categories of Personal Information we may have collected about you;
  • The categories of sources from which the Personal Information may have been collected;
  • The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling Personal Information;
  • The categories of third parties with whom we share Personal Information; and/or
  • The specific pieces of Personal Information we may have collected about you.

The categories of information you may provide us are listed in the "Types of Data Collected" section of this Privacy Policy.

We may share Personal Information, such as your IP address, with service providers solely for a business purpose pursuant to a written contract between AdZero and the service provider. AdZero service providers use the Personal Information as necessary to perform the business purpose stated in a written contract with the service provider.

AdZero does not "sell" your Personal Information as that term is defined under CCPA, however if you would like to receive further confirmation that any Personal Information we may have about you is not "sold" to third parties, you may contact our Data Protection Officer with your "do not sell my Personal Information" request as follows:

Email: dataprotectionofficer@adzero.org

You may also request that AdZero delete your Personal Information by contacting us at the email or phone number provided above. Please understand that AdZero is required by CCPA to first verify any request received prior to complying with any CCPA request.

In some instances, AdZero is not required by CCPA to delete Personal Information. In such instance, AdZero will notify you if your Personal Information was unable to be deleted for one of the permitted exceptions under CCPA.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals who are compliant with GPDR and CCPA to facilitate payments to us for your subscription to our Software, and to assist us in analyzing how our Software is used.

These third parties have access to your information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Analytics

We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Software.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Software. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Software available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Links to Other Sites

Our Software may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us and are used to provide you with login alternatives to login to your account with us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Software does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Software, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

AdZero Inc
15445 Ventura Blvd. #318
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
USA

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or have any requests regarding Personal Information we may have collected about you, please contact us at the following email address:

Email: dataprotectionofficer@adzero.org