Social Lair Privacy Policy

Your privacy matters to us. We promise to respect your contact preferences and to guard your private information. This Privacy Policy is intended to describe the information we collect, how that information may be used, with whom it may be shared, and your choices about such uses and disclosures.

We encourage you to read this Privacy Policy carefully when using our website or services or transacting business with us. By using our website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

What Personally Identifying Information Does Social Lair Collect?

The level of information Social Lair collects depends on the level of your use. If you sign up to be a free, registered user of Social Lair, you are required to enter your email address and name. Entering your employer, job title, and other information is optional.

If you sign up to be a Premium Member, we collect your email address, full name, address and credit card information. You can change your information by going to your “My Social Lair Account” page (you must be logged in to view this page). We use SSL encryption in the transmission of your sensitive personal information between your system and ours, and we use firewalls to help prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to your personal information.

For your protection, Social Lair does not store your complete billing information on its servers. Social Lair partners with a secure payment gateway to provide a safe, secure payment procedure.

Social Lair uses collected information for the following general purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, and research.

Social Lair does not share your email address or other personally identifying information with any third parties, except our service providers, such as credit-card payment processors, performing services on our behalf. These service providers may have access to personal information needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other purposes.

What Tracking Information Does Social Lair Collect?

Your browser installs a cookie on your computer when you visit our site. A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are required to use the Social Lair services. They facilitate access to our website and personalize your online experience.

We use cookies to record current session information, encrypted users’ login information, provide services, and compile analytics about our users.

In addition, our server logs automatically collect information, such as your IP address, your browser type and language, and the date and time of your visit, which helps us track users’ movements around our site and understand trends.

Social Lair uses collected information for the following general purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, enforce our Terms of Use, and research.

What Tool Usage Information Does Social Lair Collect?

Social Lair offers a variety of online solutions and software ("Tools"). These include, but are not limited to, our free and premium solutions, and our enterprise platform and APIs. These tools facilitate the creation of private communities and user collaboration by enabling you to enter a variety of information and content, such as text, URLs, domains, keywords, or other items relevant to your community. We associate this information with your account in order to provide useful features, identify and terminate accounts that violate our Terms of Service, to improve our products, and to provide customer service. Social Lair does not acquire rights to data, information or material that you upload to our systems, so you do not need to worry that entering your information will be used against you or your clients by Social Lair.

We take appropriate physical, electronic, and other security measures to help safeguard personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, or disclosure.

How We Store our Data

Social Lair uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run Social Lair. The technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks, and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

We take appropriate physical, electronic, and other security measures to help safeguard personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, or disclosure.

When We Will Disclose our Data

Social Lair may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas, warrants, other valid legal processes, or when your actions violate the Terms of Service. In addition, Social Lair may disclose certain information to our service providers, such as credit-card payment processors, performing services on our behalf. These service providers may have access to personal information needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other purposes.

It may be necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activities, including without limitation, fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise permitted or required by law.

Email Contact

Social Lair does not share your email information with third parties, except our service providers, such as credit-card payment processors, performing services on our behalf. These service providers may have access to personal information needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other purposes.

If you sign up for an account, Social Lair collects your email address. We may occasionally use this email to contact you for site-related issues. If you do not want us to contact you for commercial purposes, you can change your account settings by clicking on the “Preferences” tab on your My Social Lair Account page (you must be logged in to view this page). Social Lair complies with the Federal CAN-SPAM Act (15 U.S.C. 7701 et seq.).

We need your help in discovering illegal or inappropriate email conduct perpetrated by impostors. In the event that you receive an email that you feel is spam and it appears to be sent by or affiliated with Social Lair, please forward the email to info@SocialLair.com

Visiting Our Website From Outside the U.S.

This Privacy Policy is intended to cover collection of information on our website from residents of the United States. If you are visiting our website from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where our servers are located and our central database is operated. The data protection and other laws of the United States and other countries might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. Please be assured that we seek to take reasonable steps to ensure that your privacy is protected. By using our services, you understand that your information may be transferred to our facilities and those service providers with whom we share it as described in this privacy policy.