Last updated: January 9, 2023
Get Applaud Inc. is headquartered in the State of California in the United States (“we,” “us,” “our,” and “Get Applaud”) and operates a variety of Websites and online services and applications, including the “Flagship” application, the “Flagship for Suppliers” application, the “Flagship for Curators” application and Flagship “Services”.
Get Applaud is passionate about connecting brands with their customers. Our Applications and Services enable Brands to connect with Curators and sell their products in new channels.
“Brand” means any person or entity that is registered with us to use Get Applaud’s Applications as a Supplier .
“Creator” means any person or entity that is registered with us to use Get Applaud’s Applications as a Curator .
“Personal Information” means any information that reasonably identifies a natural person. Examples of Personal Information include, but are not limited to, first and last name, date of birth, email address, and physical address.
“Visitor” means any natural person who visits any of our Websites.
“You” and “your” means, depending on the context, either a Brand, a Supplier, or a Curator.
This section applies to the Personal Information we collect and process from individuals who are Brands, potential Brands, Curators and potential Curators through the provision of the Services. In this section, “you” and “your” refer to Brands, potential Brands, Curators and potential Curators.
The Personal Information that we may collect broadly falls into the following categories:
Information You Give Us. You may give us information about you. Personal Information is often, but not exclusively, provided to us when you sign up for and use the Services, consult with our customer service team, send us an email, integrate the Services with another website or service (for example, when you choose to connect your e-commerce account with our Applications, Flagship for Suppliers or Flagship for Curators or Flagship), or communicate with us in any other way. The categories of information include:
The categories of information include:
Information We Collect From Third Parties. From time to time, we may obtain information about you from third-party sources, such as public databases, public profiles on social media platforms, and third-party data providers. We take steps to ensure that such third parties are legally and/or contractually permitted to disclose such information to us.
We may use the Personal Information we collect through the Services or other sources for a range of reasons, including:
Affiliates and Service Providers. We share your information with our third-party service providers and any subcontractors as required to offer you our products and services. For example, we use third-party credit card processors to process billing and payments. These service providers are under a duty of confidentiality.
Third Party Links and Websites. Our website may contain links to and from the websites of third parties. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any data to these websites.
Disclosures Required by Law. We may be required to disclose your data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet law enforcement requirements. We may be under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, to enforce or apply our Terms and other agreements, to protect our rights, property, or safety, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection.
If you are from the European Economic Area, our legal bases for collecting and using your Personal Information is as follows:
If you have questions about or need further information concerning the legal bases on which we collect and use your Personal Information, please contact us using the contact details provided in the “Contact Information” section below.
Marketing Opt-Out From Flagship Communications: If you have opted-in to Flagship directly, we may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in any email we send. You will still continue to receive service-related messages concerning our Services.
Opt-Out From Applications: You have the option to remove your profiles from our applications by submitting a request online or reaching out to firstname.lastname@example.org. Once removed, Brands would no longer be able to contact you for partnership opportunities.
Exercising Your Privacy Rights: We have listed the privacy rights for several jurisdictions below, but we understand you may have additional rights in your jurisdiction. You may contact us directly at any time about exercising your data protection rights.
Third Party Marketing. California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your Personal Information to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at the Contact Information below.
California Consumer Privacy Act. If you are a California consumer, you have the following rights beginning on January 1, 2020:
Requests for Deletion and Information. In certain circumstances, California consumers have the right to request that we delete their information. In addition, California consumers have the right to request, up to twice in a 12-month period, that a business that collects Personal Information about the consumer disclose to the consumer the information listed below for the preceding 12 months. We have the right to request verification of your identity for all requests for information.
(1) The categories of Personal Information it has collected about that consumer.
(2) The categories of sources from which the Personal Information is collected.
(3) The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling Personal Information.
(4) The categories of third parties with whom the business shares Personal Information.
(5) The categories of Personal Information that the business sold about the consumer and the categories of third parties to whom the Personal Information was sold, by category or categories of Personal Information for each third party to whom the Personal Information was sold.
(6) The categories of Personal Information that the business disclosed about the consumer for a business purpose.
(7) The specific pieces of Personal Information it has collected about that consumer.
To make such a request, please contact us at the contact information below.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information. We are not data brokers and we do not sell your data on the open market. However, under California’s new privacy law, the California Consumer Privacy Act, some of the ways we share information may constitute a “sale.”
EEA Privacy Rights. If you are from the European Economic Area, you have the right, under certain circumstances, to:
If you are from the European Economic Area, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, under certain circumstances.
You may contact us at the contact information below for more information, or to exercise your rights.
Any data that you provide to us may be accessed, shared or processed by our offices, located in the United States, and service providers located in the United States and abroad, if such data transfer is necessary for the specific purpose for which you submitted your data (such as the provision of goods or services under a written contract). This may entail a transfer of your Personal Information across international borders, including, but not limited to, transfers from within the European Economic Area (the “EEA”) to the United States. The data protections standards may differ and be lower than the standards enforced in your jurisdiction. We maintain appropriate safeguards as required by applicable law for any Personal Information transferred internationally, and as required by applicable law, will seek your consent prior to such transfers.
This website is not directed at individuals under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If you become aware that a child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us at the Contact Information below. If we become aware that a child under 16 has provided us with Personal Information, we will take steps to delete such information.
Brands are also required to implement age-gating techniques appropriate to the products and services they provide. If you become aware that an individual, Curator or Brand has provided us with Personal Information in violation of these Terms (e.g. Personal Information from individuals under 18 for tobacco products or adult services), please contact us at the Contact Information below.
Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that users can set in certain web browsers. DNT is a way for users to inform websites and services that they do not want certain information about their webpage visits collected over time and across websites or online services. We do not recognize or respond to browser-initiated DNT signals, as the Internet industry is currently still working toward defining exactly what DNT means, what it means to comply with DNT, and a common approach to responding to DNT.
Personal information may be transferred to a third party as a result of a sale, acquisition, merger, reorganization or other change in control. If we sell, merge or transfer any part of the business, part of the sale may include your Personal Information.
Our retention periods will vary depending on the type of data involved, but, generally, we’ll refer to these criteria in order to determine the appropriate retention period:
When we have no ongoing lawful basis to process your Personal Information, we will either delete or anonymize it or, if this is not possible (for example, because your Personal Information has been stored in backup archives), then we will securely store your Personal Information and isolate it from any further processing until deletion is possible.
We take appropriate and reasonable technical and organizational measures to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction, taking into account the risks involved in the processing and the nature of the Personal Information.
Flagship accounts require a username and password, or social media authentication, to log in. Account holders must keep their username and password secure, and never disclose it to a third party in accordance with our Terms.
If you have any questions or comments, or if you have a concern about the way in which we have handled any privacy matter, please contact us by postal mail or email at:
Get Applaud Inc.
2301 Bay St
San Francisco, CA 94123