Private Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the NextShark.com and NextShark, INC. and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to NextShark, INC. include NextShark.com and NextShark, Inc. The NextShark, Inc website is a Blog, News, and Entrepreneurial site. By using the NextShark, Inc website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

TRUSTe Privacy Program
NextShark, Inc is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe is an independent organization whose mission is to build users’ trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we have agreed to disclose our information practices and have our privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, you should first contact us at [email protected] If you do not receive acknowledgement of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily addressed, you should contact TRUSTe at http://watchdog.truste.com/pvr.php?page=complaint. TRUSTe may serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.

Collection of your Personal Information
NextShark, Inc may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase NextShark, Inc’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. NextShark, Inc may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age, gender, household income, political affiliation, race and religion. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by NextShark, Inc. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the NextShark, Inc website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through NextShark, Inc’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

NextShark, Inc encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from NextShark, Inc so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. NextShark, Inc is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the NextShark, Inc website.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please see: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp

Use of your Personal Information
NextShark, Inc collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

NextShark, Inc may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from NextShark, Inc and its affiliates. NextShark, Inc may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

NextShark, Inc does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

NextShark, Inc may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. NextShark, Inc may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to NextShark, Inc, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

NextShark, Inc may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within NextShark, Inc, in order to determine what NextShark, Inc services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within NextShark, Inc to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

NextShark, Inc will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on NextShark, Inc or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of NextShark, Inc; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of NextShark, Inc, or the public.

Use of Cookies
The NextShark, Inc website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize NextShark, Inc pages, or register with NextShark, Inc site or services, a cookie helps NextShark, Inc to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same NextShark, Inc website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the NextShark, Inc features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the NextShark, Inc services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Verisign

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

Verisign is an independent, third-party company engaged in the development of digital trust. Verisign provides authentication of Internet services, digital identity and intellectual property. By clicking on the Verisign logo, the Verisign website will serve up a web page that confirms that NextShark, Inc is “Verisign Authenticated.”

Children Under Thirteen
NextShark, Inc does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Disconnecting your NextShark, Inc Account from Third Party Websites
You will be able to connect your NextShark, Inc account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR NextShark, Inc ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED INTHIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Users may learn how to disconnect their accounts from third-party websites by visiting their “My Account” page. Users may also contact us via email or telephone.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from NextShark, Inc by contacting us here.

Changes to this Statement
NextShark, Inc will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. NextShark, Inc encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how NextShark, Inc is protecting your information.

Contact Information
NextShark, Inc welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that NextShark, Inc has not adhered to this Statement, please contact NextShark, Inc at:

NextShark, INC.
4590 Macarthur Blvd
Suite 500
Newport Beach CA, 92660
Email Address:
[email protected]

Effective as of July 08, 2013

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