GoVentureOasis.com Policy

Last Updated May 13, 2009

  1. About this Privacy Policy
  2. MediaSpark and GoVentureOasis.com respect your privacy.

    "Personal Information" is information about you that is personally identifiable, such as your name, address, telephone number, and email address, that is not otherwise available publicly.

    For the purposes of the GoVentureOasis.com Privacy Policy, "GoVentureOasis.com" collectively refers to the GoVentureOasis.com website, related content and technology, as well as to MediaSpark Information Technology Solutions Incorporated and its affiliates, sponsors, and advertisers.

    You understand and agree that by using GoVentureOasis.com, you consent to the collection and use of the information as set forth herein, including the transfer of this information to Canada, the United States and/or other countries for storage, processing and use by GoVentureOasis.com.

  3. What Information is Collected
    1. GoVentureOasis.com collects Personal Information when you create an account. You may enter this information at your discretion, however, some information may be required in order to create and maintain an account. You also have the option to hide certain information from public view.
    2. GoVentureOasis.com collects statistical information when you visit and use GoVentureOasis.com, such as the website pages being visited, links being clicked, and other similar browsing activities.
    3. GoVentureOasis.com receives and records information from your computer including your IP Address, operating system, browser, software, and hardware system information.
    4. GoVentureOasis.com respects the privacy of children. Children under aged 13 should use GoVentureOasis.com under the supervision of a parent or guardian.
    5. GoVentureOasis.com may use Cookies. Cookies are data that GoVentureOasis.com stores on your computer hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies, which are an industry standard used by many websites, can facilitate your ongoing access to, convenience, and use of GoVentureOasis.com. Whenever possible, GoVentureOasis.com avoids storing Personal Information in Cookies. Your Internet browser may allow you to disable the use of Cookies but doing so may limit your ability to fully enjoy GoVentureOasis.com. When possible, GoVentureOasis.com will inform you of any limitations or extra features related to Cookies.
    6. You understand that when using GoVentureOasis.com, you will be exposed to content from a variety of sources, which may or may not be affiliated to GoVentureOasis.com. GoVentureOasis.com has no control over these third-party sources, and does not guarantee their integrity, accuracy, quality, privacy policies, or practices. You should proceed with caution when visiting any website or providing your Personal Information.
  4. How Your Information is Used
    1. GoVentureOasis.com uses information to customize the content you see.
    2. Information may be used to help improve GoVentureOasis.com or conduct research.
    3. Your Personal Information may be used to respond to your requests for help.
    4. If you create an GoVentureOasis.com membership account, you may receive communications related to GoVentureOasis.com, such as administrative messages, service announcements, and the GoVentureOasis.com Newsletter, and that these communications are considered part of GoVentureOasis.com and you may not be able to opt out of receiving them. If you do not want to receive such communications, do not create a membership account. If already created, you can request that your membership account be deleted.
    5. Information may be provided in an aggregate, non-personally-identifiable (anonymous) form to GoVentureOasis.com sponsors or affiliates.
    6. Personal Information may be used, if reasonably necessary, to enforce the GoVentureOasis.com Terms of Use, comply with the law or legal process, or protect the rights or safety of others.
    7. Your information may be transferred in the event that GoVentureOasis.com is sold, acquired, or merged with another company.
  5. Security of Your Information
    1. GoVentureOasis.com has features in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information provided by users.
    2. GoVentureOasis.com encrypts the storage of sensitive Personal Information to limit potential exposure, both internally and externally.
    3. GoVentureOasis.com limits access to Personal Information internally to people who need to manage or monitor GoVentureOasis.com.
    4. Despite the safeguards that are in place, 100% security cannot be guaranteed.
  6. Modification and Notice
    1. Modification
      You agree that MediaSpark, in its sole discretion, may choose to modify this Privacy Policy from time to time.
    2. Notification
      MediaSpark may provide you with notices regarding GoVentureOasis.com, including changes to this Privacy Policy, via email, regular mail, postings on GoVentureOasis.com, or other reasonable means. The means by which notices are provided are at MediaSpark’s sole discretion.