1. Information Collected
When you visit TexasHoldEm.com there are two types of information that you may provide us with: (a) personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and (b) website use information that is collected as you and others browse our Website. In general, you can visit our Website at www.TexasHoldEm.com without revealing any personal information about yourself. (a) Personal Information Personal Information is any information that may be used to identify an individual, including but not limited to first & last name, contact details including mailing address, email address and phone numbers and credit card information (“Personal Information”). If you are only browsing the Website you will not be asked to provide any Personal Information. If you choose to download the TexasHoldEm.com client and open a Free Player account, you will need to provide us with Personal Information. We do not collect Personal Information about you at TexasHoldEm.com unless you voluntarily provide it to us. (b) Website Information When you interact with our Website, our servers keep an activity log unique to you that collects certain information including: IP address, time and date of access, web pages visited and type of browser used. This is not considered Personal Information. The Website uses your IP address to administer our Website, diagnose problems with our server, track activity within our Website and collect demographic data. The demographic data we collect is used to enhance features on our Website. IP addresses may also be used by TexasHoldEm.com to prevent and investigate collusion.
2. How Do We Use Your Information?
While connected to the Website, privacy of all information exchanges is protected using the international standard SSLv3/TLSv1. This security system uses encrypted algorithms to ensure that your Personal Information remains private. Along with your name, credit card numbers and passwords, game play information also passes through this encryption.
4. Legal Disclosure
We may disclose your Personal Information if requested to do so by legal authorities, if required to do so by law, or if we believe in good faith that such action is required to (a) conform to the applicable laws or to comply with any legal process served on us; (b) protect or defend our rights or property; or (c) act to protect the personal safety of the public.
5. Opting Out
You may opt out of receiving any promotional communication from TexasHoldEm.com by choosing to opt out where such option is made available on the Website or in an email you receive from us or at any time by emailing us at support@TexasHoldEm.com. In addition you may email us at any time to request a copy of the Personal Information you have given us, to confirm the accuracy of the Personal Information we have collected about you, to update your Personal Information or if have a concern about the use of your Personal Information. We may levy a small charge to cover the cost of administration
7. Protection of Children
The Website and its products are not intended for or directed to persons under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children. Any person who provides their Personal Information to us represents to us that they are 18 years of age or older. It is our policy to adhere to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and to use our best efforts to comply with that Act. To read the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act visit: http://www.ftc.gov/ogc/coppa1.htm
8. Third Party Coverage
9. International Transfers
Personal Information collected by TexasHoldEm.com may be stored and processed in any country in which we, our subsidiaries or our affiliates maintains facilities and by using the Website and software you consent to any transfer of Personal Information outside of your home country.
Your Personal Information will not be stored for any longer period than is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected.
11. Legal Disclaimer
TexasHoldEm.com operates on an “As Is” basis, without liability of any kind. We are not responsible for events beyond our control. Due to the complexity and constantly changing nature of the Internet, technology and our business we cannot fully guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur. TexasHoldEm.com is not liable for any indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages relating to the use or release of Personal Information.