Last Updated: July 7th, 2016
Second Opinion Chaperone, LLC (“Second Opinion Chaperone”, "us", "we", or "our") operates this website, including the webpages and services delivered through the domain www.secondopinionchaperone.com (collectively, the "Site"). At Second Opinion Chaperone, we understand your concerns about privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
Information We Collect
We collect information you share through the Site. We may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address, or any other identifiers by which you may be contacted online or offline (“PII”) only when you have voluntarily provided such PII to us (e.g., through registration, contact inquiries, etc.). As a general rule, we use PII only for the purpose for which you have divulged the data to us, such as to answer your inquiries or to grant you access to password protected portions of the Site.
We may also collect information concerning you, including, but not limited to, the kind of product or service you are seeking from Second Opinion Chaperone.
Our web server and/or the Analytics Technologies may collect and store the following general information about you: the originating name of the domain from which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages of the Site you visit; the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to us; and the type of device, device ID and web browser you use to access the Site. This information is collected automatically. It is used to help uimprove the Site by tabulating the number of visitors to the Site in terms of new users, origin of referrers, popularity of pages, amount of use, and types of errors, and to make the Site more useful to you.
Our web server and/or Google Analytics may also collect Internet protocol addresses (the Internet address of a computer) to track a user’s session while the user remains anonymous. We analyze this data for certain trends in statistics, such as which parts of the Site users are visiting and how long they spend there.
We may also use “cookies,” which are small files stored on your computer's hard drive that are used to store and track personal information. Cookies are used to remind us of who you are in order to deliver you better service.
Do Not Track Policy
We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly. For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from certain providers, see “Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.”
We may use your PII to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that is pertinent to the use of the Site. By using this Site, you are consenting to this.
What Information is Shared and With Whom
We may provide information to regulatory authorities and law enforcement officials in accordance with applicable law or when we otherwise believe in good faith that the law requires it. There may be instances when we may access or disclose your information in order to protect or defend the legal rights or property of Second Opinion Chaperone and its affiliated companies or their employees and agents, to protect the safety and security of users, and to protect against fraud.
Second Opinion Chaperone may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets in connection with a merger, reorganization or sale of assets, or in the event of bankruptcy, without your permission. In such an event, PII may be one of the assets transferred.
The Site is developed and supported by third party vendors, who may in the course of performing their services for us have access to your PII. We contractually require such vendors to maintain the confidentiality of your PII and keep your PII secure. We do not allow such vendors to use or share your PII for any purpose other than in performing services for us.
Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the PII you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
- Disclosure of Your Information for Third-Party Advertising. Second Opinion Chaperone does not share your PII with unaffiliated third parties for promotional purposes.
- Google Analytics Opt-out Option. If you do not want your information collected with Google Analytics, you can install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. To opt-out of Google Analytics, visit the Google Analytics opt-out page (located at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout) and install the add-on for your browser. For more details, visit the “Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on” page (located at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?hl=en).
We have implemented measures designed to secure your PII from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers behind firewalls. Your PII is password protected and restricted within our organization to employees and trusted partners that need access to your PII in order to correspond with you and provide the products and/or services that you requested from us. The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of the Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Do not share your password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your PII, we cannot guarantee the security of your PII transmitted through the Site. Any transmission of PII is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures we provide.
Third Party Websites
This Site is not intended for children under 13 years of age. Second Opinion Chaperone does not knowingly collect PII from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Site or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, telephone number, email address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received PII from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
Access and Update Your Information
If you have any questions about PII that may be retained by Second Opinion Chaperone, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon your request, Second Opinion Chaperone will provide to you the PII under its control, if any, as well as information about the ways in which that information is being used and disclosed. Second Opinion Chaperone only collects PII for the purposes of providing you with products and/or services that you requested from us and the support of those products and/or services. Second Opinion Chaperone will use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that PII we may be using or disclosing is accurate and complete. If you demonstrate that your information is inaccurate or incomplete, the information will be amended as appropriate. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to respond to any request and update your PII, if necessary.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of the Site that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of PII to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at email@example.com. Please note, however, that Second Opinion Chaperone does not disclose PII to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.