My Damn Channel operates
www.MyDamnChannel.com and related services, applications, domains and networks
offered by My Damn Channel ("My Damn Channel Service"). The My Damn
Channel Service allows you to view, comment on, and share audiovisual content
with other users of the My Damn Channel Service community on the Internet. My
and use the personal information you decide to share, and help you make informed
decisions when using the My Damn Channel Service.
By using or accessing the My Damn
Channel Service, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy
IF YOU ARE UNDER 13 YEARS OF AGE,
PLEASE DO NOT USE OR ACCESS THE My Damn Channel SERVICE AT ANY TIME OR IN ANY
My Damn Channel complies with the
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and does not knowingly collect or
solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow
such persons to register. If you are under 13, please do not send any
information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone
number, or email address. No one under age 13 is allowed to provide any
personal information to or on the My Damn Channel Service. If you are the
parent or legal guardian of a child under 13 who has become a member of the My
Damn Channel Service, then please contact My Damn Channel at info@MyDamnChannel.com to have that child’s account terminated and information
information does My Damn Channel collect?
For visitors to our website and
registered users, we log standard technical information, such as your IP
address. If you choose to register with us, My Damn Channel requires you to
provide your name, email address, and each user has a user ID and password that
they choose. To maintain privacy it is important not to share your password
with anyone. Selecting a longer password with a mix of letters, numbers and
symbols makes it more difficult for others to guess your password. It is also
helpful to change passwords on a regular basis. In addition, for registered
users, My Damn Channel will require you to provide geographical information
such as your physical address. In the future My Damn Channel may ask you to
provide other demographic information, such as age, gender, interests or
occupation. We may collect other personal information when you provide feedback
or comments, or communicate with others through our systems. My Damn Channel
also uses "cookies" – small files containing a string of characters
sent to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser – in addition to
web beacons – one-pixel, GIF images used for gathering and sharing information
used to administer the My Damn Channel Service website and provide a more
web beacons to count the number of unique computers accessing our website. You
choose. When you access the My Damn Channel Service or open one of our HTML
emails, or newsletters for registered users, we may automatically record
certain information from your system by using different types of tracking technology.
This "automatically collected" information may include IP Address, a
unique device or user ID, version of software installed, system type, the
content and pages that you access on the My Damn Channel Service, and the dates
and times that you visit the My Damn Channel Service.
does My Damn Channel use your information?
The information we collect about you
in the course of our relationship is used to provide the My Damn Channel
Service to you. For example, as we endeavor to protect your identity, we may
use your demographic information to create a database of user profiles, select
advertisements based on your information and for marketing analysis. In
addition, we look at technical information to diagnose problems with our
systems, to administer the My Damn Channel Service, and to enhance the services
we provide to you. We may use your information to track user-submitted content
and users to the extent necessary to comply as a service provider with the
Digital Millennium Copyright Act. If you have registered with the My Damn
Channel Service, we may use your email address, without further consent, for
administrative communications such as notifying you of major updates, for
customer service purposes, to address copyright infringement or defamation
issues, or to contact you regarding any content on the My Damn Channel Service.
My Damn Channel uses all of the
information that we collect to understand the usage trends and preferences of
our users, to improve the way the My Damn Channel Service works and looks, and
to create new features and functionality. My Damn Channel may use
"automatically collected" information, "cookies", and web
beacons to: (a) automatically update the My Damn Channel Service service; (b)
remember your information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your
visit or the next time you access the My Damn Channel Service; (c) monitor
aggregate site usage metrics such as total number of visitors and pages
accessed; and (d) track your entries, submissions, participation and status in
any promotions or other activities, and usage of the My Damn Channel Service.
does My Damn Channel disclose information?
My Damn Channel does not share your
personally identifiable information, including any of your user profile data
that you create, with other organizations for their marketing or promotional
uses. Please be aware, however, that any personally identifiable information
that you voluntarily choose to display on the My Damn Channel Service becomes
publicly available and may be collected and used by others without restriction.
My Damn Channel may share personally
identifiable information about our users with third parties, including: (a)
have a good faith belief it is necessary pursuant to a subpoena or other
judicial or administrative order; (c) where required by law; or (d) at our sole
discretion, where we deem necessary to respond to claims, to protect the safety
of any individual or the public, or to protect the rights or property of the My
Damn Channel Service or any third party.
We may disclose personally
identifiable information to affiliated companies, sub-contractors, other agents
or businesses or persons to: provide web site hosting, maintenance, and
security services; fulfill orders; conduct data analysis and create reports;
offer certain functionality; and assist My Damn Channel in improving the My
Damn Channel Service and creating new service features. We require that these
authorize only a limited use of such information, and we require these parties
to use reasonable confidentiality measures to keep your information secure. My
Damn Channel may also disclose to third parties anonymous aggregated user
information that is not personally identifiable.
to change or delete your information?
You have the ability and control to
remove or alter your account-specific information, including any user profile
data that you provide to the My Damn Channel Service at any time. Access and
control over most user-provided personal information on the My Damn Channel
Service is readily available through the edit function on your profile. As a
user of the My Damn Channel Service, you may modify or remove any of your
profile information at any time by logging into your account. Information will
be updated promptly. If you wish to deactivate your My Damn Channel Service
account, you may do so by emailing info@MyDamnChannel.com. Removed information such as your user ID, geographical
information connected to your user ID, and any content that you have uploaded
to the My Damn Channel Service may persist in backup copies for a reasonable
period of time, but will not be generally accessible by My Damn Channel or
users of the My Damn Channel service.
does My Damn Channel keep your information secure?
My Damn Channel will take
appropriate security measures designed to protect against unauthorized access
to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include
internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and
security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against
unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data. My Damn Channel
processes personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected
and in accordance with this Policy or any applicable service-specific privacy
notice. My Damn Channel takes reasonable steps to ensure that the personal
information we process is accurate, complete, and current, but we depend on our
users to update or correct their personal information whenever necessary.
We endeavor to restrict access to
personal information to My Damn Channel employees, contractors and agents who
need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our
services. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and are
required to meet these obligations.
If My Damn Channel learns of a
security systems breach, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so
that you can take appropriate protective steps. My Damn Channel may post a
notice on the My Damn Channel Service if a security breach occurs. Depending on
where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security
breach in writing. To receive a free written notice of a security breach you
should notify us at info@MyDamnChannel.com.
do I need to know about third party sites, co-branded sites, and My Damn
Channel’s business partners?
My Damn Channel may establish
relationships that allow visitors to the My Damn Channel Service to go directly
to sites operated by third parties. Some of these sites may be co-branded with
our logos; however, they are not operated or maintained by My Damn Channel. We
are not responsible for the content or practices of web sites operated by third
parties that are linked to the My Damn Channel Service. These links are meant
for the user’s convenience only. Links to third party sites do not constitute
our sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the content, policies or practices
of such third party sites. Once you have left the My Damn Channel Service via
We may use third parties to manage
contests, chats or other features, and these parties may have access to contact
information submitted by visitors who participate in those activities.
My Damn Channel use third party ad servers?
My Damn Channel uses third party
advertising companies and advertising networks to deliver advertisements on the
similar technologies to help present such advertisements, and to help measure
and research the advertisements’ effectiveness. The use of these technologies
by these companies is subject to their own privacy policies and is not covered
the Event of Merger or Sale
In the event that My Damn Channel is
acquired by or merged with a third-party entity, or undergoes a change of
control or any form of sale or transfer of some or all of its assets, we
reserve the right, in any of these circumstances, to transfer or assign the
information that we have collected from users as part of that merger,
acquisition, sale, or other change of control.
and Updates to this Privacy Notice
Please revisit this page to stay
aware of any changes. In general, we only use your personal information in the
information. Your continued use of the My Damn Channel Service constitutes your
that may be materially less restrictive on our use or disclosure of personal
information you have provided to us, we will make reasonable efforts to notify
you and obtain your consent before implementing revisions with respect to such
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and our third-party disclosure practices or your consent choices at: 630 Ninth
Ave, Suite 212, New York, NY 10036 or by email: info@MyDamnChannel.com. We will respond to your inquiry within 30 days of its
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