EFFECTIVE DATE: April 26th 2021
OMEGAPRIZE.COM (“Site”) is a website of the OMEGA PRIZE LLC Foundation, Inc. (“OMEGA PRIZE LLC ” or “we” or “us”), an educational nonprofit corporation established for the purpose of creating and administering competitions designed to inspire breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity and for the purpose of getting elementary and secondary students excited about S.T.E.A.M. education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math).
IN THIS POLICY:
When Do You Agree to this Policy?
Updates to this Policy
Why Collect User Information?
What Information Is Collected through this site?
How Is User Information Collected?
Use and Protection of Your Information
How Can You View Your Information We Have Collected?
How Can You Update Your Information?
Children’s Personal Information
Our Information Sharing Policy
Sharing As Required By, or Permitted By Law
Sharing In Order to Protect Rights, Property, and Safety, and to Report Unlawful Activity
Sharing In Cases of Sales, Mergers, or Acquisition
Third Party Websites and Payment Processors
Who to Contact With Questions?
WHEN DO YOU AGREE TO THIS POLICY?
You agree to this Policy by visiting or using this Site. If you cannot agree with this Policy, then please do not visit or interact with our Site.
UPDATES TO THIS POLICY
Omega Prize LLC reserves the right to change any part of this Policy at any time without notice to anyone. Any updated Policy will be posted on this Site. Each version of this Policy will be identified at the top of this page by its effective date. By visiting or using this Site after the changes to this policy, you are deemed to have agreed to the said updated terms and changes to the policy.
WHY COLLECT USER INFORMATION?
We may collect user information that can be used to optimize the experience of our users.
We may use the information we collect to:
to send communication about OMEGA PRIZE LLC activities and events;
for Site administration
to improve or optimize our services
for performing any service for which the data was collected.
Respond to user inquiries;
Contact users when there are changes to our policies;
When users apply for a job, we may use the information they provide to find out about them and provide to service providers or others we deem relevant to the job application;
Performing analysis of the users of our Site;
Comply with requirements of the law or comply with legal process served on us.
You may contact us at any time if you decide you no longer wish to receive communication from us.
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED THROUGH THIS SITE?
The Site has web analytics installed that is provided by third party providers and we store user interactions with our analytics system.
HOW IS USER INFORMATION COLLECTED?
We collect personal information through:
- The use of web analytics systems
- The information users provide to use, including but not limited to device information, details of how users used our Site and their internet protocol address.
METHOD OF WEB TRACKING
We collect information regarding users that visit this Site by using cookies and additional web tracking methods. Cookies are small data element that are created by a website and saved to the user's web browser or equipment. The cookies purpose is to retain information about the users visit to this Site and the users preferences. Users may choose to set their browser to reject cookies or users can manually cookies on their computer. If users set their browsers to reject cookies or manually delete cookies, they may have issues with accessing or using some pages / features of the Site.
USAGE AND HOW WE PROTECT USER INFORMATION
We may use information about users to track how they use this Site, and we may aggregate any information that users provide with the personal information that other users provide in order to conduct analysis for any purpose.
When we obtain a user's personal information, we try to use reasonable practices to protect their personal information from unauthorized access or disclosure. We cannot and do not act as an insurer of the security of your personal information, and we assume no liability for any disclosure of data due to issues/errors in transmission, any acts of third parties, or acts or omissions that were non-intentional.
CAN YOU VIEW YOUR INFORMATION WE HAVE COLLECTED?
Currently users cannot view information we have collected about them.
HOW CAN YOU UPDATE YOUR INFORMATION?
Users can update their email address in our newsletter system at any time. If at some point, we ask users to sign up for OMEGAPRIZE.COM, we will allow them to update their personal email and information on OMEGAPRIZE.COM.
CHILDREN’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
This Site is not designed to solicit information from anyone under the age of 13, and we do not wish to collect or retain this information. If someone under the age of 13 provides personal information, a parent or guardian may so inform us by using the contact information provided on the site. We make reasonable efforts to delete such information wherever we have it stored.
Please do not provide any personal information unless you are over 13 years of age.
OUR INFORMATION SHARING POLICY
We do not sell or share user information with other parties, except to provide our services to you or to provide information to you as described above and except for the situations described below.
SHARING AS REQUIRED BY LAW
We may share user's personally identifiable information as required or permitted by law. This can include sharing personally identifiable information with third parties (including governmental entities) in response to legal processes, or as we believe is necessary to exercise our legal rights, to defend against legal claims, or at our sole discretion as permitted by law.
SHARING IN ORDER TO PROTECT RIGHTS, PROPERTY, AND SAFETY, AND TO REPORT UNLAWFUL ACTIVITY
To protect you or another person, we might share user information with law enforcement or any other person or entity. Additionally, we may also report activities to law enforcement that we believe to be unlawful, or that we believe can help law enforcement investigate unlawful activity.
SHARING IN CASES OF SALES, MERGERS, OR ACQUISITION
When users post comments to the Site they agree that they understand that any information (including, but not limited to personal information) posted may be available to the public. Additionally, they agree and understand that their comments are not proprietary or any other person or entity.
PAYMENT PROCESSORS AND THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
We process payments through a third-party payment processor and we do not retain any records of your credit card or debit card information submitted through this Site.
This Site and our emails link to third party websites. Additionally, third party websites and e-mails may link to our Site. Third-party websites have privacy policies that are different than this Policy, and we are in no way responsible for the content or the privacy practices of any third party. We encourage users to read and understand the privacy policies of third parties before transmitting any personal information to third parties.
Any donations received are processed through third-party providers. These third-party providers store all the personally identifiable information on their servers that are PCI compliant. These transactions are independent of the OMEGA PRIZE LLC servers.
HOW CAN USERS CONTACT US WITH QUESTIONS?
You can contact us using the information at https://www.omegaprize.com/ for any questions, inquires, or claims.