Effective date: 20-Jul-2023
1. Collection of Information
We may collect various types of data for different purposes to provide and improve our services to you. The types of data collected may include:
- Personal Data: This may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address, and other personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide to us.
- Usage Data: We may collect non-personally identifiable information about your interaction with the Site, such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and the date and time of your visit.
2. Use of Information
We may use your data for various purposes, including:
- To provide and maintain our Site.
- To notify you about changes to our services or products.
- To respond to your inquiries, comments, or requests.
- To enforce the Terms and Conditions and protect the rights, property, or safety of Gay Chicago Magazine and our users.
- To gather analysis or valuable information to improve our Site, services, or products.
- To enable third-party service providers to assist us in providing and improving our services.
3. Storing and Protecting Information
We have implemented appropriate security measures to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of your data. However, please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is completely secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
4. Users’ Rights to Their Data
a) Access and Correction:
You may request the deletion of your personal data if you believe that it is no longer needed for the purposes we collected it for. Please note that we may retain some information if required by law or for legitimate business purposes.
c) Objection to Processing:
You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data and request that we stop processing it. However, please note that we may still process your data if there are compelling legitimate grounds or if required by law.
5. Third-party Data Sharing
We do not sell, trade, or rent your data to third parties for marketing or other purposes without your consent. However, we may share your data in the following circumstances:
- With trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our Site, conducting our business, or providing services to you.
- When required by law, court order, or government request.
- To enforce our policies or protect our rights, property, or safety and that of others.
- In aggregated and de-identified form for reporting or analytic purposes.
6. Compliance with International Data Protection Regulations
8. Contact Information
Gay Chicago Magazine 123 Main Street Chicago, IL 60601 Email: [email protected]