Last updated: March 08, 2022
Patch Labs and the Patch Labs Service are growing and changing every day, and thus this Policy is subject to change by Patch Labs at any time. The most current version of the Policy can be viewed on the Patch Labs Site, and we will let you know when the latest updates occurred – just check the “Last Updated” date on the posted Policy. If you access or use the Patch Labs Site or the Patch Labs Service after the latest Last Updated date, you consent to the updated Policy.
Personal Information You Provide or We Collect
Patch Labs receives and stores information you choose to provide to us directly. We also receive and store information that we collect passively or automatically when you visit the Patch Labs Site or use the Patch Labs Service.
Personal Information You Provide. Patch Labs receives and stores any information you enter on the Patch Labs Site or through the Patch Labs Service (for example, information you provide through or in connection with your publisher account) or provide in any other way. In order to access or use certain parts of the Patch Labs Service you may be asked to provide, or voluntarily provide, certain personally identifiable information such as your name, email address, street address, telephone number or credit card number (“Personal Information”). You are not required to provide your Personal Information, but if you don’t you may not be able to access or use parts of the Patch Labs Service. You may also provide third-party Personal Information, for example if you send someone else a communication through the Patch Labs Service.
Personal Information We Collect. We receive and store certain types of information automatically, whenever you interact with the Patch Labs Service. Patch Labs and its third-party service providers may collect or receive information about you or your computer or other device used to access the Patch Labs Service. This information includes, without limitation, your IP address, browser type, operating system, Internet service provider, mobile network, type of mobile device, mobile carrier, device identifiers and settings, browser settings, pages you have visited on the Patch Labs Site, search activity, date and time of your access to or use of the Patch Labs Service, requested and referring URLs, and whether and when you open newsletters or other emails. Some of this information may be classified as Personal Information under applicable laws.
Different Devices and Platforms. If you access or use the Patch Labs Service through different devices (such as your mobile phone and a computer) or through different platforms, the information you provide and that we collect through these different devices and platforms may be cross-referenced and combined, and information and content you provide through one platform may be displayed or accessed through other platforms that are part of the Patch Labs Service.
How We Use Your Personal Information
Patch Labs may use your information, including Personal Information and any other information you provide or we collect to, or in connection with, the following key purposes:
Provide the Patch Labs Service to you, including providing technical and other support for the Patch Labs Service and confirming your identity;
Maintain, improve and develop the Patch Labs Service and features and content of the Patch Labs Service, including research and analysis with respect to the Patch Labs Service;
Communicate with you regarding the Patch Labs Service and respond to and fulfill your inquiries and requests;
The purpose(s) for which you provide the information;
Promote our legitimate business interests and those of a third party such as publishers using the Patch Labs Service;
Back-up Patch Labs systems, allow for disaster recovery and enhance security of the Patch Labs Service;
Comply with legal obligations; and
As you may otherwise agree or consent.
If you provide information, including Personal Information, through the Patch Labs Service, for example by posting or commenting online, such information may be available to other users of the Patch Labs Service. Patch Labs does not control use of your Personal Information by other persons. By posting or publishing your information on the Patch Labs Site or the Patch Labs Service, you assume the risk that the information you provide will be viewed and used by third parties.
How We Disclose Your Information
Patch Labs may disclose your information, including Personal Information, as follows:
To our service providers who provide services to Patch Labs, such as user support; hosting; research and analytics; sending or supporting advertising; and otherwise in connection with provision of the Patch Labs Service. These service providers may also share information with Patch Labs that they collect or obtain from or about you in connection with their services.
In order to process a payment, Patch Labs may provide information, including your personal information, to a third party payment processor(s). Patch Labs is not responsible for any third party payment processor’s privacy practices.
In response to legal process such as a court order or subpoena or a request by law enforcement or a government agency, or as otherwise required by law.
To other business entities in connection with the sale, assignment, merger or other transfer of all or a portion of Patch Labs’ business to that business entity.
In connection with any investigation, prevention or action Patch Labs may take, in our discretion, with respect to activities we believe may be illegal, or violate our Terms of Service or other policies, or an emergency that may pose a threat to your or another person’s safety, or as necessary to protect Patch Labs’ rights and property.
We will not sell your Personal Information to any third party not affiliated with Patch Labs without your consent, except in connection with the sale or merger of Planck, LLC d/b/a Patch Media, or some or all of its assets or the division responsible for Patch Labs, or in the unlikely event of a bankruptcy.
Protection for Children
The Patch Labs Service is not directed at children and Patch Labs does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If we become aware that Personal Information has been collected from a child under age 13, we will take steps to delete that information as soon as possible.
We may provide links to third-party websites and services from within the Patch Labs Service. These may include government websites, merchant websites, news websites and other websites and services not controlled by Patch Labs and which have privacy policies different than the Policy. Patch Labs is not responsible for, and does not control, the privacy practices or content of these third-party websites. When you link away from the Patch Labs Website or Patch Labs Service you do so at your own risk, and should read the privacy policies of such linked websites and services.
Communication with Patch Labs
By providing your email address or telephone number to Patch Labs, you expressly consent to receive emails or texts from us. We may use email or text to communicate with you, to send information that you have requested or to send information about our products or services.
If you are receiving text messages from Patch Labs and no longer wish to receive such messages, please follow the instructions to stop the delivery of such messages, which may include replying “STOP” to the text message.
Updating, Correcting, and Deleting Your Information
Opt-Out of Sale or Sharing of Your Personal Information
Terms of Service
How to Contact Patch Labs
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