Privacy Policy

Thank you for using the Shine Con website. Please read this privacy policy before using the site. Shine Con (which will herein be referred to as “Shine Con” “we,” “us,” “our” and the “Site”). This Privacy Policy along with our Terms of Use applies to www.ShineConVegas.com, its forums and any other related services owned and or operated by Shine Con.

 

INTRODUCTION

Shine Con respects the privacy of its members, customers, users, subscribers and others (collectively or individually which will herein be referred to as members).

While using some of the functionality of the Site without registration, some of the activities and services might require you to subscribe or create and account. By visiting and utilizing the Site and its related and affiliated Services you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Your right to use the Shine Con Site and how we can use personal information you provide are set out in the Terms of use and this Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy sets out what we can do with personal information that you the user provide to us or we collect based on upon your use of the Website. We recommend that you carefully review the Privacy Policy before providing us with information about yourself or using the Website.

CONSENT

BY SUBMITTING PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US, AND/OR BY USING THE SITE YOU AGREE THAT WE MAY COLLECT, USE AND DISCLOSE SUCH PERSONAL INFROMATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF USE, AND AS PERMITTED OR REQUIRED BY LAW.

If you do not agree with these terms, do not provide any Personal Information to us. If you refuse or withdraw your consent, or if you choose not to provide us with any required Personal Information, we may not provide you with products or services that can be offered on the Site.

NEVER DISPLAY ANY PERSONAL INORMATION TO OTHER MEMBERS OR USERS INA NY FORUMS OR IN ANY MANNER THAT COULD BE USED TO FIND YOU OR OTHERS – example, your full name, your mailing or home address, your phone numbers, your real email address ect. (“contact information”), as well as the name and contact information of other Members, your friends, and/or family members.

Shine Con assumes no responsibility for any occurrence that is a result of your disclosure, whether directly or in a forum or other location on www.ShineConVegas.com, of Personal Information to other Members or Users.

GATHERED INFORMATION

Member provided information: This is the information that you provide to us during registration to become a Member or during your use of the Site. Personally identifiable information includes, but is not limited to your name, a Shine Con user name, email address, postal mailing address, home/mobile telephone number, credit card number, billing information etc.

"Cookies" information: When you visit Shine Con, we may send one or more cookies (small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters) - to your computer. Shine Con utilizes both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookies disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to Shine Con. Persistent cookies can be removed by you at anytime. Review your web browser's "Help" file to learn the proper way to modify your cookie settings.

ADVERTISING

Shine Con may work with third party online or mobile advertisers who use cookies to help us manage advertising. This in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our website. The cookie was placed by us, or by another advertiser who works with our third party network advertisers. The information that we collect is not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. However, it may tell us or them what other sites you have visited that are associated with the network advertiser. This information may be used for the purpose of targeting advertisements on this and other sites based on those interests, and to learn which ads bring users to our websites. We respect your privacy and you may opt out of advertising by clicking here.

PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

We collect Personal Information that you provide to us when you create an account, make purchases in our online store, subscribe to e-mail newsletters, send e-cards or e-mail to friends, participate in contents, sweepstakes and other promotions, or participate in online polls and surveys.

Making Purchases. When purchasing products or services through the Site, users are required to provide Shine Con with Personal Information that may include, but may not be limited to, your first and last name, date of birth, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number and expiration date. Shine Con uses this Personal Information to process the order, send the product and/or provide the service. We may also collect information about the recipient, such as name and mailing address.

Participating In Contests, Sweepstakes and Other Promotions

From time to time, Shine Con may offer you the opportunity to participate in a contest, sweepstakes or other promotion through the Site. If you desire to participate in any such contest, sweepstakes or other promotion, you will be asked to provide us with certain information necessary to conduct such contest, sweepstakes or other promotion. This information may include, among other things, your name, age, mailing address, e-mail address and phone number.

How We Use (and Do Not Use) the Information We Gather

Please take some time to familiarize yourself with the different ways Shine Con® uses the information that we gather.

NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION

Shine Con uses Non-Personal Information primarily in aggregate form to build higher quality, more useful services by performing statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behavior of our users, and by measuring demographics and interests regarding specific areas of the Site.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

This Privacy Policy serves as notice that Shine Con collects Personally Identifiable Information in the manners described herein. Except as set forth in this Privacy Policy or as specifically agreed to by you. Shine Con will release Personally Identifiable Information to third parties:

(a) to comply with valid legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order; or

(b) in special cases, such as a physical threat to you or others. In the event that we are legally compelled to disclose your Personal Information to a third party, we will attempt to notify you unless doing so would violate the law or court order.

We cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who may be using our servers for illegal activities. We also reserve the right to report any suspected illegal activity to law enforcement individuals or entities for investigation or prosecution. In addition to the other uses set forth in this Privacy Policy, we may disclose and otherwise use Personal Information as described below when you create an account, participate in contents, sweepstakes and other promotions, or participate in online polls and surveys.

ACCOUNTS

Shine Con may use the Personal Information that we collect from you when you create an account to contact you in connection with your use of the Site and to track who uses the various features and functionality offered at the Site. Additionally, we may use this information in determining the types of features, functionality, products and services to offer through the Site or otherwise.

CONTESTS

Shine Con uses the Personal Information, if any; it may collect from you related to a contest, sweepstakes or other promotion through the Site for processing purposes. This Personal Information will not be re-used, sold or shared in any manner by Shine Conor any third parties unless you elect to receive additional information and promotional material from Shine Con and/or third parties. If a third party administers the contest, sweepstakes or other promotion, your participation may be subject to that third party's terms and conditions, and privacy policy. Detailed information about these terms will be provided on the applicable form you will be asked to fill out.

Participating in Online Polls and Surveys. 

Shine Con may share aggregate information about our users with our advertising partners, such as that gathered from online polls or surveys. We need to do this so that our advertising partners can target their advertisements at the right audiences. Please however note that we do not give any Personal Information collected from users to any of our advertising partners.

COMMUNICATIONS WITH SHINE CON

When you send an e-mail message to or otherwise contact Shine Con, Shine Con may use the information provided by you to respond to your communication and/or as described in this Privacy Policy.

DISCLOSURE

Shine Con operations and maintenance contractors sometimes have limited access to your Personally Identifiable Information in the course of providing products or services to Shine Con. These contractors include vendors and suppliers that provide us with technology, services, and/or content related to better operation and maintenance of the Site. These contractors also may have access to your e-mail address to send newsletters to you on our behalf. Access to your Personally Identifiable Information by these contractors is limited to the information reasonably necessary for the contractor to perform its limited function for Shine Con. We also contractually require that our operations and maintenance contractors not use or disclose your Personal Information for any purpose other than providing us with products and services, and that they secure your Personal Information with safeguards equivalent to our own safeguards.

GOVERNMENT AUTHORITIES

Shine Con may share your Personal Information with various government authorities in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; to establish or exercise our legal rights; to defend against legal claims; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases we reserve the right to raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us. We also may share your Personally Identifiable Information when we believe it is appropriate to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal or suspected illegal activities; to protect and defend the rights, property, or safety of the Site, our users, customers, or others; and in connection with our Terms of Use and other agreements.

LINKED SITES

For your convenience, the Site may include links to web sites operated by companies other than Shine Con ("Third Party Sites") that we believe may be of interest to you. Shine Con does not disclose your Personal Information to these Third Party Sites without obtaining your consent. Shine Con does not endorse and is not responsible for the privacy practices of these Third Party Sites. If you choose to link to one of these Third Party Sites, you should carefully review the privacy policy posted on this other web site to understand how that Third Party Site collects and uses your Personal Information.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

Please note that Shine Con reviews its privacy practices from time to time, and that these practices are subject to change. We ask that you bookmark and periodically review this web page to ensure continuing familiarity with the most current version of our Privacy Policy.

INTERNATIONAL USERS

The Site is hosted in the United States and is intended for and directed to users in the United States. If you access the Site from any region or country with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, that differ from United States laws, please be advised that through your continued use of the Site, which is governed by U.S. law, this Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use, you are transferring your personal information to the United States and you consent to that transfer.

ACCESSING, CHANGING, OR DELETING INFORMATION

If you want to (a) delete your Personal Information from our systems, (b) update the Personal Information that you have provided to us, or (c) change your preferences with respect to contacts or other activities, you can e-mail us at www.ShineConVegas.com. We try to promptly answer every e-mail, but may not always be able to do so. Keep in mind, however, that there will be residual information that will remain within Shine Con databases, access logs and other records, which may or may not contain such personally identifiable information. 

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

To contact Shine Con about privacy issues, to report a violation of our Privacy Policy, or to raise any other issue, please e-mail us at based.em@projectprotag.com.