NOTE: THE ALBA APP IS A PRIVATE-BETA FOR INVITED MEMBERS ONLY. PLEASE BE AWARE IN THIS INITIAL BETA RELEASE THERE MAY BE FLAWS OR BUGS.THE ALBA TEAM WILL BE EVOLVING THE APP BASED ON USER FEEDBACK AND REAL-TIME PERFORMANCE.
THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
In the course of operating the Services,Alba may collect or receive the following types of information from you, which may include personal information.
We collect contact information through our Services; contact information typically includes your name, email address, company, and any information you provide in messages or communications to us (“Contact Information”). If you log in using any third-party social media platform access credentials, you are authorizing Alba to collect, store, and use, in accordance with this PrivacyPolicy, any and all information that you agreed such third-party could provide to us. Such information may include, without limitation, your first and last name, username, profile picture, unique identifier and access token, e-mail address, and biographical information that can be used to populate your profile. We use such contact information for purposes such as putting you on the waitlist to join the App, evaluating your credentials for App membership, registering you for an account on the App, creating your profile on the App, providing you with information about the Services, responding to your inquiries, sending you email alerts (including marketing emails), or providing you the Services.
If you have expressed interest in joining theApp, we will contact you directly to learn more about your credentials, which may include obtaining information about where you are located, your business, and work experience. If we extend an invitation to you to register for the App, you will be asked to create a profile, or you may choose to sign into yourLinkedIn account to import your LinkedIn profile. Profile information will typically include Contact Information, a profile picture, information about your work experience and current business, and any other information you want to share with other Users you are connected with.
Server Log Information
Our servers keep log files that record data each time a device accesses those servers. The log files contain data about the nature of such access, including the device’s IP address, user agent string (e.g., operating system and browser type/version), and the pages you’ve clicked on while on our Services, and details regarding your activity on the Services such as time spent on the Services and other performance and usage data. We may use these log files for purposes such as assisting in monitoring and troubleshooting errors and incidents, analyzing traffic, or optimizing the user experience.
We may collect information using “cookie” and other similar technologies. Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s or mobile device’s hard drive (or other storage medium) so that your computer will “remember” information about your use. We use both first and third party session cookies and persistent cookies. Below is a general primer on session and persistent cookies; information collected by cookies depends on its particular purpose. For more information, please see the information regarding analytics providers discussed further below.
● Session Cookies: We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our Services. A session ID cookie expires when you close the Services.
● Persistent Cookies: A persistent cookie remains on your device for an extended period of time or until you delete them. To the extent we provide a log-in portal or related feature on our Services, persistent cookies can be used to store your passwords so that you don’t have to enter it more than once.
If you do not want us to place a cookie on your device, you may be able to turn that feature off on your device. Please consult your browser’s documentation for information on how to do this and how to delete persistent cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from us, certain aspects of the Services may not function properly or as intended.
Third-Party Analytics Providers
For Google Analytics, please visit:https://www.google.com/analytics
For other Analytics, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org
Geo locational Information
We may, with your consent, automatically collect geolocation information from your device via your browser’s location services.This consent may be provided by you on the device level (e.g., you have consented to location services generally through your browser’s settings) or by accepting our request for geolocation access on the Services.Please consult your browser’s documentation regarding how to turn off location services. If you disable location services, you may not be able to use the full array of features and functionalities available through our Services.
In an ongoing effort to better understand our users and the Services, we might analyze your information in aggregate form to operate, maintain, manage, and improve the Services. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, and business partners. We may also disclose aggregated user statistics to describe the Services to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Onward Transfer to Third Parties
Disclosure to Public Authorities
We are required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including for the purpose of meeting national security or law enforcement requirements. We may also disclose personal information to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulation including, but not limited to, in response to court orders and subpoenas.
OPT-OUT FOR DIRECT MARKETING; EMAIL MANAGEMENT
You may opt out at any time from the use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes by emailing the instructions to email@example.com cc’ing firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of any Alba marketing email (if available) and following the instructions found on the page to which the link takes you. Please allow us a reasonable time to process your request. You cannot opt out of receiving transactional e-mails related to the Services.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
IMPORTANT NOTICE TOALL NON-US RESIDENTS
Our servers are located in the US and elsewhere. Please be aware that your information may be transferred to, processed, maintained, and used on computers, servers, and systems located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your country of origin. If you are located outside the United States and choose to use the Services, you do so at you rown risk.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of theCalifornia Civil Code, residents of California have the right to obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship (and that are not otherwise exempt) have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year, including the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. If you wish to submit a request pursuant to Section 1798.83, please contact Alba via email at email@example.com and cc firstname.lastname@example.org.
DO NOT TRACK
Alba does not respond to “Do Not Track”settings or other related mechanisms at this time.
NEVADA PRIVACY RIGHTS
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain personal information to third parties who intend to license or sell that personal information. You can exercise this right by contacting us at email@example.com and cc firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account. Please note that we do not currently sell your personal information as sales are defined in Nevada Revised StatutesChapter 603A.
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