Effective Date: October 11, 2018
The Controller of the Site and the personal information collected through the Site is Clear Venture Management LLC, 2209 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306.
Please note that persons in the European Union are entitled to certain rights, which are described in the section entitled “Data Subjects in the EU.”
Effective Date and Changes to this Policy
This Policy is current as of the Effective Date set forth above. Please note that we may change this Policy from time to time and will post any such changes to this Policy on the Site. Therefore, it is important to view the Policy periodically.
The Information We Collect About You
We collect information about you directly from you and from third parties, as well as automatically through your use of our Site.
Information We Collect Directly. You may browse certain areas of the Site without registering with us or providing us personal information.
Information We Collect Automatically. We may automatically collect the following information about your use of our Site through cookies and other technologies: your domain name; your browser type and operating system; web pages you view; links you click; your IP address; your device ID; the length of time you visit our Site; and the referring URL, or the webpage that led you to our Site. We may combine this information with other information that we have collected about you, including, where applicable, your user name, name, and other personal information Please see the section “Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms” below for more information.
How We Use the Information We Collect
We use personal information for a variety of purposes including:
How We Share Your Information
We may share your information, including personal information, as follows:
Except as noted above, we will not share your information with any third party for direct marketing purposes.
Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms
There are two types of cookies: session and persistent cookies.
If you prefer, however, you can reset your browser so that it refuses all cookies, or notifies you when a cookie is being sent. Currently, our systems do not recognize browser “do-not-track” requests. You may disable certain tracking mechanisms as discussed in this section (e.g., by disabling cookies), but such disabling will impair use of the Site.
Data Subjects in the EU
For persons located in the European Economic Area (“EU Data Subjects”), we will process your personal information in accordance with the Regulations (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If you are located in the European Union, you are entitled to the following rights with regard to your personal information and data:
Additional rights that may apply to you in certain instances:
To exercise your privacy rights, you can email us at the address given below in the “How Can I Contact Clear Ventures” section of this Policy.
If you believe our processing of your personal information violates data protection laws, you have a legal right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority responsible for data protection. You may do so in the EU member state of your habitual residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged violation.
For EU Data subjects, we rely on the following legal bases to process your personal information:
We apply a general rule of keeping personal information only for as long as required to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected. However, in some circumstances, we may retain personal information for other periods of time, for instance where we are required to do so in accordance with legal, tax and accounting requirements, or if required to do so by a legal process, legal authority, or other governmental entity having authority to make the request, for so long as required. In specific circumstances, we may also retain your personal information for longer periods of time corresponding to a statute of limitation, so that we have an accurate record of your dealings with us in the event of any complaints or challenges.
Location of Personal Information/Transfers to the United States
We will transfer, store, and process information that we collect about you, as described in this Policy, in the United States, which may not provide the same level of protection for your personal information as your home country. In addition, we may further transfer your information outside the United States for the purposes described in this Policy. By submitting any personal information or by using the Site, and without limitation to any other rights or obligations we have, you consent to such transfer to, and processing in, the United States and these other countries, and acknowledge that your information may be subject to access by law enforcement and other government entities, including courts and tribunals, in accordance with laws applicable in those jurisdictions.
Our Site may contain links to third-party websites. Any access to and use of such linked websites is not governed by this Policy, but instead is governed by the privacy policies of those third party websites. We are not responsible for the information practices of such third party websites.
We have implemented commercially reasonable precautions to protect the information we collect from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Please be aware that despite our efforts, no data security measures can guarantee 100% security.
You should take steps to protect against unauthorized access to your password, mobile device, and computer by, among other things, signing off after using a shared computer, choosing a robust password that nobody else knows or can easily guess, and keeping your log-in and password private. We are not responsible for any lost, stolen, or compromised passwords or for any activity on your account via unauthorized password activity.
Our Site and services do not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 18. In the case we discover that a child under 18 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us at the email set forth below.
How Can I Contact Clear Ventures?