Policy for www.collarspace.com
Date : August 27, 2002
Updated : October 23, 2007
(“Policy”) are and you, the user of this site.
1. is the publisher of www.collarspace.com.
Hereinafter, when first-person pronouns are used in this Policy,
(us, we, our, ours, etc.) they are referring to the or
Additionally, when the terms “The SITE” or “SITE”
are used, these terms refer to www.collarspace.com.
Hereinafter, shall be referred to as COMPANY, or will be
referred to in first-person, plural, pronouns.
2. You, the User – As the user of this SITE, this
policy will refer to the user as “you” or through any
second-person pronouns, such as “yours,” etc.
Hereinafter, the user of the SITE shall be referred to in applicable
about you when you visit our SITE or when you subscribe to, or
otherwise use our online services. This Policy does not cover any
information that we may receive from or about you through channels
other than through the use of the SITE.
II. Revisions to
1. From time to time, We
may revise this Policy. We reserve the right to do so, and You agree
that We have this unilateral right. You agree that all modifications
or changes to this Policy are in force and enforceable immediately
upon posting. The updated or edited version supersedes any prior
versions immediately upon posting, and the prior version is of no
continuing legal effect unless the revised version specifically
refers to the prior version and keeps the prior version or portions
thereof in effect.
2. We agree that if
We change anything in this Policy, We will change the “last
modified date” at the top of this Policy. You agree to re-visit
this web page on a weekly basis, and to use the “refresh”
button on Your browser when doing so. You agree to note the date of
the last revision to this Policy. If the “last modified”
date remains unchanged from the last time You reviewed this Policy,
then You may presume that nothing in the Policy has been changed
since the last time You read it. If the “last modified”
date has changed, then You can be certain that something in the
Policy has been changed, and you agree that you will re-review the
Policy in its entirety and that you will agree to its terms or
immediately cease use of any websites in the Network.
3. Waiver –
if You fail to re-review this Policy as required to determine if any
of the terms have changed, You assume all responsibility for such
omissions and You agree that such failure amounts to Your affirmative
waiver of Your right to review the amended terms. We are not
responsible for Your neglect of Your legal rights.
information that we collect
When using our SITE, you will register by creating an account or a
member profile. Depending upon how you register, we will collect
different information about you. The type of information collected
is as follows:
United States zip code
Description of Sexual Preference
IV. How we collect
information from you
A. Where we collect information – We collect information on the following pages:
1. Registration pages
2. Login pages
3. Member Profiles
information including, but is not limited to, your username and
password. We also collect information about your browser and your IP
C. Active Collection – We collect information from you
when you complete registration forms to sign up for your membership
on our SITE. Locations for such collection are listed above, but we
reserve the right to add additional information collection portals.
We also reserve the right to collect personal information from you
each time you access our SITE through the Birth Date VerifierTM
page should we implement use of that device.
V. How we use
The primary use for your information is to provide you with services
you have requested and/or paid for. We also use your information to
deliver customized services to you.
We generally will use your information for the purposes for which you
specifically provide it, for example, to ensure payment for
subscription services. We also use your information for maintenance
and development of the SITE, and we may release aggregate
statistical data to potential advertisers.
VI. Special Cases.
It is our policy not to use or share the personal information about
Visitors or Members in ways unrelated to those described in this
Policy without also providing you an opportunity to opt out or
otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses. However, we may disclose
personal information about Visitors or Members, or information
regarding your use of the Services or Web sites accessible through
our Services, for any reason if, in our sole discretion, we believe
that it is reasonable to do so, including:
1. To satisfy any laws, such as the Electronic Communications Privacy
Act, regulations, or governmental, or legal requests for such
2. To disclose information that is necessary to identify, contact, or
bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Website
User and Membership Terms and Conditions or other user policies;
3. To operate our Services properly;
4. To protect ourselves, our Members, and the general public. We
specifically reserve the right to disclose any and all information to
law enforcement in the event that a crime is committed, is suspected,
or if we are compelled to do so by lawful criminal, civil, or
administrative process, discovery requests, subpoenas, court orders,
writs, or reasonable request of authorities or persons with the
reasonable power to obtain such process.
5. We will always cooperate with law enforcement authorities,
private-party litigants, and others seeking information about our end
users to the extent required by applicable law. Examples of such
cooperation include lawful criminal, civil, or administrative
process, discovery requests, subpoenas, court orders, writs, or
reasonable request of authorities or persons with the reasonable
power to obtain such process.
We may send you periodic announcements including the details of our
existing and new programs. You may opt out of these announcements by
contacting Collarspace Support using the "Support" link at the bottom of the
If you opt out of these marketing emails, you may still receive
system notices and other information that is specifically related to
your account or to the operation of the SITE.
If you provide your information to us, use the SITE, or subscribe to
any of our Services, you will have created a commercial relationship
with us. In having done so, you understand that even unsolicited
commercial email sent from us or our affiliates is not SPAM as that
term is defined under the law.
Public Forums, and Member Profiles:
A. Photographs – Any photographs, images or graphics
posted by you to the SITE should immediately be considered available
for viewing by the public. We do not, can not, and will not act to
maintain the privacy of any such material that you provide in any
B. Public Forums – Any information posted to a Forum,
Message Board or Chat Room should immediately be considered to be
C. Member Profiles– Any information provided in a user
profile, member directory, or other related service should be
considered to be public information. We do not, can not, and will
not act to maintain the privacy of any information that you provide
in any such forum or medium.
Commitment to Data Security.
We take measures to protect the transmission of all sensitive
end-user information. We make every effort to ensure the integrity
and security of our network and systems. Nevertheless, we cannot
guarantee that our security measures will prevent third-party
“hackers” from illegally obtaining this information. We
take all reasonable measures to prevent such breaches of security,
but given the resourcefulness of cyber-criminals we are unable to
guarantee that our security is 100% breach-proof. You assume the
risk of such breaches to the extent that they occur despite our
reasonable security measures.
X. How to
Access or Modify Your Information.
We offer our Members the opportunity to access or modify information
provided during registration. To access or modify such information,
contact our Customer Service Department the "Support" link at the bottom
of this page.
XI. Where to
described herein, you may contact us using the "Support" link at the bottom
of this page.
This policy was
prepared by Derek Brett, Burnside Law Group.