Sagamore Whiskey, LLC, operator of Whiskey Wiki, is committed to protecting your personal privacy. We are providing this notice to explain the type of information we collect about you and how that information is used.
This policy contains important information about your privacy rights and we encourage you to read it. If you have questions about this policy, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at:
301 E Cromwell St
Baltimore, MD 21230-5012
We collect information to operate the Whiskey Wiki website, and for no other purpose.
- WHO COLLECTS YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
- WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
- WHEN WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
- WHY WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
- HOW WE USE PERSONAL INFORMATION
- HOW PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SHARED
- OTHER INFORMATION COLLECTED
- YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS
- OTHER THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW
WHO COLLECTS YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Sagamore Whiskey, LLC operates WhiskeyWiki.us and is responsible for collecting and processing the personal information you provide. For the purpose of this policy, whenever we refer to “we” or “us” we mean Sagamore Whiskey, LLC.
We use third-party vendors, known as “Processors”, to help us run our Services and our business. We use Processors for web hosting. These Processors may collect your personal information on our behalf and send it to us. We may also share your personal information with these Processors to allow us to use it in the ways described in this policy. We carefully select these partners and ensure that they are committed to data privacy and security.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
“Personal Information” is information that can be used, directly or indirectly, alone or together with other information, to identify you as an individual. This may include information you provide when submitting comments or content to Whiskey Wiki.
The Personal Information we collect depends on the purpose, but might include:
- Email address
- Account usernames, passwords, and unique user IDs
- IP address
- Cookie preferences
- Service use history
- Proof of age
- Details of your contact with us
- Photographs and videos you shared with us
- Social media profile information, such as profile pictures, social media handles, and any information you have made publicly available
WHEN WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect your Personal Information at different times during your user experience with Whiskey Wiki. Here is a list of times when we collect Personal Information from you:
- When you access Whiskey Wiki, including through mobile apps
- When you submit a comment to a post on Whiskey Wiki
- When you submit content for publication to Whiskey Wiki
- When you contact us by email, phone, or any other means of communication
- When you communicate with us or interact with us via social media
WHY WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect personal information from you for several reasons. First, we collect information from you to verify your identity when you comment on a Whiskey Wiki post or submit content for posting. We collect this information because we have a legitimate business interest in ensuring accuracy and transparency of the information published through Whiskey Wiki. If you do not provide us with this information, we may choose to not publish your comments or content.
HOW WE USE PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use the Personal Information we collect from you to verify your identity so that we can maintain the quality and accuracy of information published on Whiskey Wiki, and to prevent the publication of misinformation. We may also use your information to comply with the legal requirements of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Accessing our Website
HOW PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SHARED
- To enable the use of our Services
- As required by law
OTHER INFORMATION COLLECTED
“Other Information” is information that is anonymous, aggregate, de-identified, or otherwise does not reveal your identity. Some examples include browser and operating system, time spent using our Services, and webpages visited.
Generally, we do not consider Other Information to be Personal Information. Regardless, if we link together Other Information in a way that renders it individually identifiable, we will treat the combined information as Personal Information.
We may collect Other Information about your use of our Services. This includes, for example, your device type, carrier provider, browser type, operating system, Internet domain and host name, date and time of access as well as referring and onward URL. We may also collect transactional data about the activities you undertake and how you interact with the Services, such as what data is displayed, clicked on or shared, the click stream patterns, the length of time spent on each site or page, and searches you may conduct on the Services.
YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS
Your privacy rights are important to us. You can ask us to access, correct, or remove your personal information. To submit a request, send an email to email@example.com. Where required by law, you may also have a right to data portability. Requests for portable data should also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. We may require you to prove your identity and provide other information to determine what laws apply to you.
OTHER THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW
Information Security: We are committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. We use technical and organizational measures designed to protect your information against unauthorized access, theft, and loss. We also recommend that you take additional measures to protect yourself and your information, such as installing anti-virus software, closing browsers after use, keeping confidential your log-in credentials and passwords, and making sure that you regularly update software and apps you have downloaded to ensure you have enabled the latest security features on your devices.
Data Retention: We will retain your Personal Information for as long as you maintain an account or as needed to provide you the Services. We will also retain and use your Personal Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Applicable Laws: The laws and regulations in different countries impose different (and even conflicting) requirements on the Internet and data protection. We are located in the USA. Except as otherwise required by law, all matters relating to this website are governed by the laws of the State of Maryland in the USA. Please note that any information you provide will be transferred to the USA and by submitting the information you authorize this transfer.