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Privacy Policy. The privacy of your personal information is of the utmost importance to Tastet.ca, doing business under the name “Tastet.ca” (hereinafter “Tastet.ca”, “we”, “us” or “our”, as appropriate). This Privacy Policy covers the information that we collect about you or that you provide to us online through our website located at http://www.tastet.ca the “website”). By visiting our website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy.

Collection and Use of Your Personal Information 

Information you provide: We collect your personal information including your name, age and birth date, address, city and country of residence, occupation, email address, language spoken, personal pictures and other information such as your financial information when you voluntarily subscribe as a member on our website. We will use your information to manage your membership and allow you to participate in our Tastet.ca world search by displaying and making available your name, age, city and country of residence, occupation, as well as personal pictures and videos and other information which you submit for this purpose (your “Member Profile Information”) on our website. We may collect your personal information such as your name, contact information, e-mail address when you contact us requesting more information about Tastet.ca or when you make an inquiry through our website. In such case, we will only use your information in order to answer your questions and requests or to provide you with the information requested. In both cases, we may use your email address in order to provide you with membership updates or other promotions and marketing messages that we feel may be of interest to you, although our e-mail marketing messages will, at all times, comply with applicable anti-spam laws.

Technical information: When you visit our website or register as a member, we may collect, using electronic means, technical information which may include the IP address of your computer and which browser you used to view our site. This technical data is aggregated and used for security purposes, to allow you to purchase a membership on our website, to measure and improve the effectiveness of our website and memberships, and allow to better serve our website users and members.

Sharing Your Personal Information. We do not share your personal information unless one of the following circumstances apply:

With Sponsors, Affiliates and Marketing Partners. By registering as a member, you undertand and agree that your Member Profile Information will be made available to our Sponsors (as this terms is defined in our Legal Terms and Conditions) participating in our beauty world search in order to discover or recruit their new Tastet.ca, as well as to our affiliates which assist us in our marketing campaigns and may link to or from our website or display advertising banners on our website, as well as any third party, marketer, website user or vistor making a members search inquiry through our website. You also understand and agree to Tastet.ca sharing your contact information such as your home address and email address with our Sponsors who wish to contact you directly in connection with the beauty search. We may also share your Member Profile Information with our partners such as our affiliates, publishers, advertisers or connected sites for the purpose of providing you with personalized advertising on our website.

With service providers. We will share your personal information with the service providers that we use to facilitate or outsource one or more aspects of the operation of our website, our Memberships (as this terms is defined in our Legal Terms and Conditions) and our beauty world search. These service providers are subject to confidentiality agreements with us and other legal restrictions that prohibit their use of the information we provide them for any purpose other than to facilitate the specific outsourced related operation, although in no event will sensitive information such as your physical condition, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability or medical condition will be used for such purposes.

For legal reasons. We will share your personal information with companies, organizations, government entities or agencies or individuals only if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to: (i) meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request; (ii) enforce applicable Legal Terms and Conditions, including investigation of potential violations; (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues; and (iv) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of Tastet.ca, our Sponsors, our members, website users or the public, as required or permitted by law. More specifically, from time to time, we may be required to provide personal information in response to a valid court order, subpoena, government investigation, or as otherwise required by law. We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we, in good faith, believe to be unlawful. We may release certain personal information when we believe that such release is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property, and safety of others and ourselves.

Business Transaction. In the event that we intend to sell or transfer ownership or control of any or all of our website, business, operations or services to a third party, we reserve the right to disclose your personal information to a potential buyer both before and after the purchase. However, in the event the sale goes through, we will require that the receiving party agree that they will be similarly bound by the provisions of this Privacy Policy and that they will only use and disclose your personal information as The Tastet.ca is similarly entitled under this Privacy Policy. In the event the sale does not go through, tastet.ca will require the potential purchaser to not use or disclose your personal information in any manner whatsoever and to completely erase the same.

With your consent. Except as detailed above, we will share your personal information only when we have your consent to do so.

Security of Your Information 

We use reasonable security measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold. We internally restrict access to personal information to tastet.ca employees, contractors, service providers and agents who need to know that information in order to process it for us, and who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations and may be disciplined or terminated if they fail to meet these obligations. We will do all that we reasonably can to ensure that all of the information which you provide to us when paying for the Membership is secure by using an encrypted secure payment mechanism but in the absence of negligence of our part, we will not be liable for any loss that you may suffer if a third party gains unauthorised access to any information that you provide to us.

Storage of your Information Outside of Canada

Since we are conduction a global beauty search, our electronic records may be maintained outside of Canada, on secure servers. We hereby inform you that personal information that we manage will be processed and stored in the United States, and therefore may be available to government authorities under lawful orders and laws applicable in the Unites States.

Third Party Websites

Our Privacy Policy applies to our website, but does not apply to services offered by other companies or individuals, including products or sites that may be displayed to you in search results, sites that may include tastet.ca services, or other sites linked from our website such as our Sponsors’ or affiliates’ websites. Our Privacy Policy does not cover the information practices of other companies and organizations, such as our Sponsors or affiliates who advertise on our website or as part of our beauty world search, and who may use cookies, pixel tags and other technologies to serve and offer relevant ads.

Changes to This Privacy Policy 

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this Privacy Policy without your explicit consent. We will post any privacy policy changes on this page and, if the changes are material or significant, we will provide a more prominent notice (including, for our members, email notification of privacy policy changes). We will also keep prior versions of this Privacy Policy in an archive for your review.

Contact for Questions or Concerns

You may review, delete or edit your membership information by logging into your account. If you have questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact: info@tastet.ca We will respond to your query within thirty (30) business days.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on November 6, 2013.