Terms and Privacy Policy

 

Terms & Privacy Policy

 
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

This Good World Network, LLC owns and operates thisgoodworld.com, associated properties and all applicable data and information. All written content is proprietary and adapted from primary research, interviews and data collection methods, unless otherwise noted.

This Privacy Statement describes the data we collect and how it is used for visitors of thisgoodworld.com visitors (businesses and individual users).

This Good World is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement sets forth our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect when you or your computer interact with our website. By accessing thisgoodworld.com and associated properties, you acknowledge and fully understand our Privacy Statement and freely consent to the information collection and use practices described as follows:

FEATURED TGW BUSINESS/ORGANIZATION PRIVACY POLICIES

Related services and offerings with links from this website, including business/organization sites and properties, have their own privacy statements that can be viewed by clicking on the corresponding links to each member website. Online merchants and other businesses featured on thisgoodworld.com are encouraged to participate in industry privacy initiatives and to take a responsible attitude towards consumer privacy. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or contents of featured business sites since we do not have direct control over their individual privacy practices or content. We recommend and encourage that you always review the privacy policies of merchants and other third parties before you provide any personal information or complete any transaction with such parties.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT

Server Logs & Analytics Tracking

When you visit our Website, we may track and collect non-personally identifiable information (unless otherwise required by law) to administer the site and analyze its usage. Examples of information we may track include (just your typical analytics type stuff here):

  • - IP address
  • - The kind of browser or computer you use
  • - Number of links you click within the site
  • - City/State/Country from which you accessed the site
  • - Date and time of your visit
  • - Name of your Internet service provider
  • - Web page you linked to our site from
  • - Pages you viewed on the site
  • - Physical location for location searches within our service
  • - Cookie information for applicable personalization

INFRINGEMENT NOTICE

This Good World respects the intellectual property rights of others and makes every effort possible to credit appropriate sources of content ownership. It is This Good World’s policy not to permit materials known by it to infringe another party's intellectual property rights to remain on the site. We have strict content and image copyright policies for internal staff.
If you believe any materials, images or content on This Good World infringe third party intellectual property rights, you should provide This Good World with written notice that at a minimum contains:

  • - A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
  • - Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
  • - Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
  • - Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the infringed upon party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an email address at which the infringed upon party may be contacted;
  • - A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  • - A statement that the information in the notification is accurate and that the complaining party is authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
  • - All take down notices should be sent to contact@thisgoodworld.com. We will comply as quickly as possible to resolve any copyright and/or content ownership disputes

PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM USERS

This Good World does not release any type of personally identifiable information out to anyone, except if required by law. Business contact and description information is collected from primary research and publicly available through business’s owned website or 3rd party property and will be shared publicly via appropriate pages within our service. We also may share this public business information on external properties (social media, etc.) for the purpose of additional business and service promotion.
We will not disclose information we collect from you to third parties without your permission except to the extent necessary including:
To protect ourselves from liability, or
To respond to legal process or if required by law.
This Good World currently has no plans to use collected data and information for advertising purposes or engage in general sale of data.
By default, all submitted information by users (username, account URL, business likes/bookmarks, collections and approved business submissions) is public and openly accessible. Please do not share private information not intended for public view on your account bio or other areas.

EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS

Email communications may occur after willful submission and collection of individual email addresses or through business listing process. This Good World reserves the right to contact businesses and individuals via email at any point. By signing up for a This Good World account, you grant us access to include your email address on any future email communications, unless you have previously unsubscribed from our distribution list.

If you do not want to receive email communications from us, you may unsubscribe from email updates. We do not share, distribute or sell your email information at any time.

PREMIUM BUSINESS ACCOUNT PAYMENT INFORMATION

Business payment and transaction information is executed by a secure, 3rd party service (MoonClerk). Please be sure to review all applicable privacy policies for all associated 3rd party services used in connection with our service.

BUSINESS/ORGANIZATION PROFILE TERMS

This Good World reserves the right to refuse, remove or modify business profile information at any time. This Good World also reserves the right to remove businesses from the service at any time with applicable refund rules as stated in contract terms. Partial refunds cannot be granted if premium business account is cancelled by featured business/organization.

CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT

This Good World holds the right to update this privacy statement at any time. If and when we do, we’ll make every effort possible to notify all users. Please review this privacy statement from time to time to ensure your understanding of the most current version. By using our service you agree to this privacy policy and accept all terms.

CONTACT US

If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement, its implementation, failure to adhere to this Privacy Statement and/or our general practices, please contact us at contact@thisgoodworld.com.

 

Last Update: April 28, 2015