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Privacy Policy!

  • TournamentBoard LLC (“TB” or “TournamentBoard”) was developed to provide a pioneering new medium for athletes and users interested in organizing, connecting, promoting, and participating in sports events and programs. TB provides opportunities to promote and search for a variety of events, such as tournaments, leagues and fitness events in their community and across the nation (“Activities”). It’s also a place for like-minded people to interact and engage in discussions around sports, games, or other recreational activities. Our registered users share their identities and engage with their network. Content on some of our services is also visible to unregistered viewers. We believe that our services allow our Users to efficiently identify Activities of interests.


    We protect your personal information using industry-standard safeguards.


    We may share your information with your consent or as required by law, and we will always let you know when we make significant changes to this Privacy Policy


    This policy describes what we collect and how it is used. As you review our policy, keep in mind that it applies to all TB Activities that do not have a separate privacy policy or that link to this policy.


    This Privacy Policy applies to TournamentBoard.com any TB platform technology (including but not limited to plugins for publishers), the advertising platform created by Google.com. (and its successor products) and all other, apps, and developer platforms. We may modify this Privacy Policy from time to time, and if we make material changes to it, we will provide notice through our site, or by other means. Continuing to use our site after we publish or communicate a notice about any changes to this Privacy Policy means that you are consenting to the changes.


    Our Privacy Policy explains:

    • The information we collect and why we collect it:
    • How we use that information:
    • The choices we offer, including how to access account information, delete accounts, and report information:
    • Security mechanisms employed to protect your information:

Information that we collect

  • We collect different kinds of information that is shared by and about you. We collect the content and other information you provide when you use our site, including when you sign up for an account, and create or share information. This can include information in or about the content you provide, such as a photo or videos posted. We also collect information about how you use our site, such as the types of content you view or engage with or the frequency and duration of your activities.


    Registration

    When you create an account with us, we collect information (including your name, email address, date of birth, place of birth, and passwords). To create an account on TB, you must provide us with your name, address, email address and/or mobile number, and a password and agree to our Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy, which governs how we treat your information. You understand that, by creating an account, we and others will be able to identify you by your TB profile.


    Profile Information

    We collect information when you fill out a profile. A complete TB profile that includes details, for example, sports, fitness preferences, games, or other fitness activities. These details helps users to be found by other people for collaboration. Any photos or videos uploaded shall be viewable by other Users within your community or circle. However, TB will not use any of these photos for any purpose.


    Customer Service

    We collect security information when you contact us for customer support. When you contact our customer support services we may collect the information we need to categorize your question, respond to it, and, if applicable, investigate any breach of our Terms of Use or this Privacy Policy. We also use this information to track potential problems and trends and customize our support responses to better serve you. We do not use this information for advertising.


    Using TournamentBoard.com

    We collect information when you use (whether as a Member or a Visitor) our site. For instance, we collect information when you view or click on ads on and off our site, or perform a search. Additionally, we log information about devices used to access our site, including your IP address.


    Cookies

    We may use cookies in order to customize this site and save credentials for return users. These cookies are not required for site functionality.


    Google Analytics

    We use a tool called “Google Analytics” to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use (as amended for government websites) and the Google Privacy Policy.


    Your networks and connections

    We collect content and information that other people provide when they use our Services, including information about you, such as when they share photos or videos.


    Device information

    We may collect information from or about the devices where you install or access our Services. Here are some examples of the device information we may collect:


    • Attributes such as the operating system and hardware version; and
    • Connection information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, browser type, and IP address.

How TB uses information collected

  • Communications

    We use your information to communicate with you about our services and let you know about our policies, Terms of Use, and Rules. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.


    Advertisements

    TB self manages all advertisements and uses the information provided and collected to improve our advertising and measurement systems, so we can show you relevant ads and measure the effectiveness and reach of the ads.


    Types of advertisements may include: banner, semantic, affiliate, social networking, and mobile.

How TB shares information

  • Users use TB to retrieve information and share it with others. When you share and communicate using TB, you choose the audience who can see what you share. For example, when you post on TB, you select the audience for communication, such as a customized groups, circles, or communities.


    Public Information

    Something that’s public can be seen by anyone. That includes people who aren’t in your community or circle, people off of TB, and people who use other sites on the Internet. Public information is available to anyone on or off TB and can be seen or accessed through online search engines, APIs, and offline media, such as on television.


    Sharing With Third-Party Partners and Advertisers

    We may share the following information: Advertising, Measurement and Analytics Services.


    We want our advertising to be as relevant and interesting as the other information you find on our Services. With this in mind, we use all of the information we have about you to show you relevant ads. We may provide these partners with information about the range and value of their advertising without providing information that personally identifies you.


    Our advertising partners must adhere to strict confidentiality obligations in a way that is consistent with this Privacy Policy and the agreements we enter into with them.

Security

  • We diligently strive to protect TB and our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information that we hold. Specifically:


    • We require user authentication via passwords;
    • We encrypt passwords and many of our services and using SSL;
    • We restrict access to personal information to TB employees or contractors who need to know that information in order to process it for us and who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations.



    Please know that the Internet is not a secure environment. As such, TB requires that passwords shall include at least 6 characters in length; however, we strongly urge users to be careful and select strong passwords.


    Since the Internet is not a secure environment, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to TB. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, or altered, by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. We strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information on TB.


    Offensive community behavior

    TB reserves the right to delete accounts of Users it deems having engaged in offensive or other non-community behavior, and in violation of the Privacy Policy, TB Rules, or Terms of Use (collectively “policies”). Users of TB may report or block users in violation of the policies via TB admin portal.

How to manage or delete information?

  • You can manage the content and information you share when you use TB through TB’s admin portal.


    We store data for as long as it is necessary to provide information and services to users, including those described above. Information associated with your account will be kept until your account is deleted.


    You can delete your account any time. When you delete your account, we delete things you have posted, such as your photos or videos. Keep in mind that information that others may have shared about you is not part of your account and will not be deleted when you delete your account.

Will changes be made to this policy?

  • From time to time, changes will be made to this policy. If you have any questions regarding this policy, please contact TB at tournamentboard@gmail.com or by mail at:


    TournamentBoard, LLC 1707 1/2 Post Oak, Suite 142 Houston, TX 77056

Other Important Information

  • Disputes

    The laws of the State of Texas, U.S.A., excluding its conflict of laws rules, shall exclusively govern any dispute relating to the Terms of Use and/or the Services. Claims can only be litigated in the federal or state courts of Harris County, Texas, USA, and personal jurisdiction in those courts.


    Minimum Age

    You have to be at least 13 years of age to meet TB’s minimum age requirements to create an account.


    Safe Harbor and Copyright Policy

    The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by TB, LLC, infringe your copyright (for example, materials posted by TB), you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked. The notice must include the following information: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed (or if multiple copyrighted works located on TB’s website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works); (c) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or the subject of infringing activity, and information reasonably sufficient to allow TB to locate the material; (d) the name, address, telephone number and email address (if available) of the complaining party; (e) a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Additionally, if you believe in good faith that a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed by TB against you, the DMCA permits you to send TB a counter-notice.


    Notices and counter-notices must meet the current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA; see http://www.loc.gov/copyright for details. Notices and counter-notices with respect to the TB site should be sent by mail to, TournamentBoard, LLC; Attn: Copyright Notice; 1707 1/2 Post Oak, Suite 142 Houston, TX 77056 or by email at tournamentboard@gmail.com. Be aware that there can be penalties for false claims under the DMCA. We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before filing a notice or counter-notice.