By accessing this website you are agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please exit from this website and do not access any other pages. If you register for a user account, you are also agreeing to be legally bound by our user agreement. At any time, we may change this website, these terms and conditions, and the information contained herein, without prior notice. It is your responsibility to check these terms and conditions for changes and updates. Your continued use of this website will be deemed to be your unconditional acceptance of those changes. These terms and conditions are effective April 20, 2016.
Use of Website, Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
The information on this website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any representations, warranties or conditions, whether express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including, without limitation, any representations, warranties or conditions as to quality, accuracy, completeness, currency, fitness for a particular purpose, uninterrupted access, error free operation, or the absence of computer viruses and other harmful components or corrupted data or information.
Crowdiate Inc. retains all copyright, trade-mark and other rights in all material contained on this website, including all text and graphic images.
This website may contain links to other sites. The provision of these links is for your convenience only, and does not constitute an endorsement, recommendation or approval of the other sites. Crowdiate has no control over the availability or content of such sites, and any use of them is at your own risk. Crowdiate shall have no liability related to or arising from such sites or the use thereof.
These terms and conditions and the use of this website shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable in the Province of Ontario, and you irrevocably attorn to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Ontario. Anyone accessing this website from other jurisdictions assumes sole responsibility for compliance with local laws.
What personal information do we collect about you?
When you visit our website, we collect information about your computer, including your IP address, the type of operating system and browser you use, and your computer’s location, what pages you visit on our site and what links you click on, and what other sites you’re visited recently.
In order to participate in a contest, you must register for a user account. When you register for a user account, we collect your name, email address, location and, if applicable, your social media account information.
If you are selected as a winner of a Contest/Project, we collect your address, banking information and a copy of your driver’s license or passport.
How do you use this information?
The main reasons we collect personal information are to conduct contests, provide services, pay winners, administer accounts, manage our business, detect and prevent fraud, carry out market studies, compile commercial data, allow clients to exercise their rights and comply with applicable laws. In connection with the foregoing, we may disclose your information to a third party. For example, if you participate in a contest, we pass on your personal information to the corresponding client. We may also share your personal information with other companies, including marketing firms, partners and third party contractors. We also use personal information to provide updates concerning our activities and offerings.
Please note that when you register for a user account you are consenting to us sending you email communications and, if applicable, messages to your social media accounts, regarding upcoming Contests, Projects, activities and offers. You may unsubscribe from email newsletters and notifications (other than essential account notifications) at any time by emailing <[email protected]>.
Since we may use your personal information to provide services to you, it is important that the information be accurate and up to date. Please update your personal information in your user account as necessary.
Security of Your Personal Information
We have policies and procedures in place to protect your personal information from loss, unauthorized access, modification or unauthorized disclosure. Please note, however, that no method of transmitting or storing information is completely secure. While we take appropriate measures to protect your personal information, there is always a risk that it may be lost, intercepted or misused. Your personal information is stored at secure locations on servers managed by our service providers.
Information Transferred to Service Providers
When we transfer your personal information to a third party to provide administrative and other services, we use appropriate measures to ensure that the third party will only use your personal information to perform the services we have specified. The global nature of our business sometimes requires us to use administrative service providers who may be located in the United States or elsewhere outside of Canada. Accordingly, your personal information may be transferred outside of Canada and if so, will be subject to the legal requirements of the applicable foreign jurisdictions, including local requirements to disclose information to courts, law enforcement and national security authorities. If you wish to obtain more information about our policies and procedures relating to our transferring and processing information outside of Canada, please contact us using the information below.
We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of third parties or other users. We recommend that you exercise caution before you voluntarily disclose personally identifiable content, information, or data to other users, on publicly accessible or displayable parts of the Website, or through third party links on third party websites or platforms. Our website may contain links to other websites that we do not control. We recommend that you consult the privacy policies of all third party websites that you decided to visit.
Questions or Concerns
If you have any questions or concerns or wish to obtain further information about our personal information policies and procedures, or if you wish to access your personal information or change any consent regarding our use or disclosure of your personal information, please contact us at [email protected] We will treat all privacy concerns seriously. We will investigate any concern and seek to resolve it within a reasonable time.