Changes to this Privacy Statement
From time to time, Parkour may update its Policy. Parkour will post the new Policy with a new Effective Date to notify you of these changes. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back to this Policy frequently for updates. By accessing the Devices after the Effective Date, you are deemed to consent to our then-current Policy.
HOW DOES Parkour AND THIRD PARTIES GATHER AND/OR TRACK INFORMATION ABOUT YOU?
Information You Provide
Email Newsletters: When you sign-up to receive free or paid Parkour email information newsletters, Parkour may require that you supply your name, email address and other information.
Registration for Other Parkour Products, Services and Events: When you register to receive Parkour products or services or sign up for various events or webinars, whether they are free or paid, and whether they are offered by us or provided in association with our third party partners, Parkour may require that you supply your full name, email address, contact information, and other information. In some instances, Parkour also collects credit card information to bill subscribers for premium products and to bill attendees for events.
Sweepstakes, Contests and Promotions. We may offer sweepstakes, contests, and other promotions (a “Promotion”) that may require registration. You will be asked to provide certain information in order to participate in any such Promotions, and any information you provide may be may be used and disclosed as set forth in this Policy, as well as in connection with the administration of such Promotion and as required by law or permitted by the Promotion’s official rules.
Job Applications: When applying for select job postings at Parkour via the Devices, you may elect to send us your resume or other relevant information online. Personal information collected in association with job postings at Parkour will be used for the purpose of accepting and evaluating candidate submissions for job postings.
Research Surveys. You may elect to provide information in connection with Parkour research surveys or research surveys offered in conjunction with our advertisers and/or partners.
Credit Card Information: If you use a credit card to pay for any Parkour products or services, Parkour may retain your credit card information in order to renew your account in the event you elect to renew your subscription. You should never provide detailed credit card information directly to Parkour via an unsecure form (such as email).
Partner Products & Services Offered on the Devices: Third parties, such as partners, sponsors or advertisers whose services are promoted or advertised on the Devices may request that you provide personal information. Please see below for further details about this.
Awards and Honors: When applying for an award or honor, you may provide personal information.
Third Parties: Parkour may collect information about you that Parkour receives from other sources.
Information Collected from Tracking Technologies
Information Collected Using Technology. Parkour may use a variety of technologies (collectively, “Tracking Technologies”, which are further described here to gather personal and non-personal information (which is any information that does not reveal your specific identity) automatically (or passively) whenever you visit or interact with the Devices. We also work with third parties to provide certain functionalities on the Devices and to improve the effectiveness of the Devices and its content. Separate and distinct from information Parkour shares with third parties (as further described below), third party companies may also use Tracking Technologies to independently collect and store information about you and your usage of the Devices and may combine this information with information they collect from other sources. Please note, we do not control Tracking Technologies used by third parties, and their use may be governed by the privacy policies of the third parties employing the Tracking Technologies. Some of the Tracking Technologies that may be used to collect information are described below. To learn how to turn off certain Tracking Technologies, see below.
Device Information. Parkour may collect certain, non-personal information about the Device you use to access Parkour’s services, including but not limited to IP addresses for your Devices, unique device identifiers, browser types, browser language and other transactional information that does not personally identify you.
User History: Parkour may log certain usage information about your use of the Devices, which may include a history of the pages you view. If you download and use any Parkour software application on your Device, the log files will automatically be collected by the application and sent to Parkour’s servers when your Device syncs up for the latest content available.
Mobile/Location Information. We may collect additional information from you if you access the Devices through a mobile device, for example your unique device identifier, device’s operating system, mobile carrier, or location when you opt in for us to do so. However the degree to which your location can be identified depends on the device you are using (e.g. laptop, smartphone, tablet) and how you are connected to the internet (e.g. via cable broadband connection, WiFi, etc.). If you enable location services for the Devices we may collect regional location data periodically as you use or leave open the Devices. We may also collect your location information from you IP address or zip code. We may also use location data internally or in conjunction with our third party service providers to customize your experience and provide offers that may be relevant to you. Depending on the platform you use to access the Devices (e.g., Apple™ iOS, Google™ Android, Windows, etc.) you may be able to control from within the settings on your wireless device whether location data is collected.
SOCIAL NETWORKING SERVICES:
When you log into Parkour through your social networking accounts, link your social networking accounts with the Devices or engage with Devices through third party social media platforms, you understand that you may be allowing us ongoing access to certain information stored on those platforms. In addition, as you interact with the Devices, you may also be providing information about your activities to the third party social networking platforms, as applicable. You should make sure that you are comfortable with the information such services may make available to us by visiting the applicable platforms’ privacy policies and/or modifying your privacy settings directly with those platforms.
WHAT DOES Parkour DO WITH THE INFORMATION IT COLLECTS?
Parkour uses your personal and non-personal information that it collects from you and about you for the purposes set forth below. For the avoidance of doubt, Parkour may use and disclose non-personal information for any purpose, except where Parkour is required to do otherwise under applicable law. If Parkour is required to treat non-personal information as personal information under applicable law, then Parkour may use and disclose it for all the purposes for which Parkour uses and discloses your personal information. Parkour may use the information collected from one portion of the Devices on other portions of the Devices, and Parkour may combine information gathered from multiple portions of the Devices into a single record. Parkour may also use or combine information that Parkour collects offline or from third-party sources with your information collected from the Devices. Additionally, data collected from a particular browser or Device may be used with another computer or Device that is associated with the browser or Device on which such data was collected, or transferred to a third party who may be able to track your activity across Devices. Parkour may use this information to:
Enable Usage: Parkour uses the information it gathers about you to enable your use of Parkour’s products and services, including but not limited to accessing the Devices, receiving e-newsletters, renewing paid services, participating in message boards and receiving requested product and services.
Data Enhancement. Parkour may acquire information from other trusted sources to update or supplement the information that you provided or we collected automatically, such as information to validate or update your address or other information.
Customizing Your Experience on the Devices: Parkour uses the information that it collects and acquires to customize your user experience on the Devices, including delivering content to you that we think would be most relevant and of interest to you and providing you with an enhanced experience based on the type of Device you are using.
Advertising. We use third-party ad servers and ad networks that use tracking technology to collect information about your visits on other services and when you access the Devices to send you targeted advertisements. They automatically receive your IP address or mobile device identifier when this happens. They may also use Tracking Technologies to measure the effectiveness of advertisements and to personalize the advertising content and to serve you advertisements that are relevant to your regional location. We may also use information collected using third party cookies and beacons on the Devices and in our emails to deliver advertising about the Devices displayed to you on third party services. Google is one of the companies that we use to serve advertising and perform analytics on some of the Devices. We and third party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to report how our ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to the Devices. To learn about Google Analytics’ currently available opt-outs for the Web, click here.
Statistical Analysis: Parkour may perform statistical, and marketing analyses of user behavior for a variety of purposes, such as to measure interest in the various areas of Parkour sites, to better understand subscription and purchasing patterns for product development purposes and to inform advertisers about Parkour’s subscriber base. Parkour also uses third parties to provide Parkour with information, reports and analysis about the usage and browsing patterns of users of Parkour products and services. Such third parties track and analyze non-personally identifiable usage and volume statistical information about Parkour visitors and customers with respect to the Devices and track and analyze anonymous usage and browsing patterns of users of the Devices.
Account Maintenance and Service Updates: Parkour may utilize the contact information you provided at registration, such as your telephone number and email address, to contact you regarding your account, your subscriptions and other products or services which you have requested or in which you are currently enrolled. These may include, but are not limited to, order confirmations, renewals/expiration notices, notifications about credit card issues, and changes to the subscriber agreement and Parkour products.
Push Notifications. The Devices may include a function that allows us to use push notifications to send you updates, communications, and other messages about the Devices. To opt out of getting these push notifications or other messages, you must turn off the push notification function within your device settings.
E-Mail Newsletters: If you have registered to receive email newsletters, you shall receive emails specifically for such newsletters. If you choose to no longer receive such email newsletters, you may unsubscribe from such emails (see below for instructions).
E-Mail Promotions. Parkour may also periodically send you email messages about products and services that Parkour or its partners think may be of interest to you. If you choose not to receive such emails, you may unsubscribe from such emails (see below for instructions).
Other Emails: If you use the “Email a Friend” feature to email links to articles, the email that you supply to Parkour may be saved for your convenience only and are also subject to terms and use and privacy terms of Add This. If you send Parkour emails, you should be aware that any information provided in an email may not be secure or encrypted and therefore may be available to others. Please exercise caution if you decide to disclose any personal or confidential information in such email and please be advised that you should not provide detailed credit card information directly to Parkour via an unsecure form (such as email). Parkour representatives shall use your email address to respond to any of your questions or comments.
WITH WHOM DOES Parkour SHARE THE PERSONAL INFORMATION IT COLLECTS?
Parkour may, on occasion, choose to share the personal information collected about users with select third parties for certain purposes, such as the following.
Third Party Promotions. Parkour may share your personal information with select third parties so that they may provide you with product or service offerings or promotions via email or direct mail which Parkour feels may be of interest to you. Many of Parkour’s subscribers find these email and direct mail promotions valuable, whether they are shopping for merchandise, taking advantage of special offers, or purchasing unique services. You may opt-out of having your personal information shared for this purpose, as described in greater detail below.
Third Party Event Sponsors. When you register for an Parkour event (including, but not limited to, any webinars, physical events, and award dinners) Parkour may share the information you provide, such as your name, company name, postal address and email address, with third parties who are sponsoring the applicable event. You may opt-out of having such information shared for this purpose, as described in greater below.
Mobile Carriers. If you access the Devices through a Device or app, we may also share your information with mobile carriers, operating systems and platforms.
Personal information about you as an individual subscriber or registrant may be shared, regardless of your “opt-out” status, in the following instances:
Compliance with Law: Parkour may release information if it is required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) comply with the law or comply with legal process served on Parkour; and (2) protect and defend the legitimate business interests, rights or property of Parkour, its users, advertisers, customers, sponsors, advertisers or affiliates.
Vendors: Parkour may on occasion use third-party vendors to assist it in performing its business functions, such as mailing statements to subscribers, email distribution, processing data and payments, and providing customer service. Personal information may be shared with these businesses or individuals to allow them to perform their assigned functions, but is limited to that information needed to perform the assigned function, and may not be used for any other purpose.
Organizational Changes: Should Parkour undergo a sales, merger, consolidation, change in control, transfer of substantial assets, reorganization or liquidation, Parkour’s accumulated customer information will be treated as an asset and, like other business assets, subject to transfer to or acquisition by a third party. We may also disclose information about our users in connection with a commercial transaction where we, or any one of our businesses, is seeking financing, investment, support or funding.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Parkour is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of websites to which it may link. This Policy applies solely to information collected by Parkour. You should consult the respective privacy policies of any applicable third parties to learn more about their privacy practices.
PROTECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, Parkour has put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to protect the information Parkour collects online. Please understand, however, that while we try our best to safeguard your personally identifiable information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any social media or other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
You need to help protect the privacy of your own information, including maintaining the confidentiality of any account information or access credentials. You must take precautions to protect the security of any personally identifiable information that you may transmit over any public or untrusted network by using encryption and other techniques to prevent unauthorized persons from intercepting or receiving any of your personally identifiable information. You are responsible for the security of your information when using unencrypted, open access, public or otherwise unsecured networks.