Welcome! Chani Nicholas Incorporated (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates https://www.chaninicholas.com and related subdomains (hereinafter referred to as the “Site”).
WHAT PERSONAL DATA WE COLLECT, AND WHY WE COLLECT IT
BIRTH CHART INFO means your birth date, time, and location.
BIRTH CHART TOOL means the web application available at chart.chaninicholas.com.
PERSONAL DATA means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).
USAGE DATA is data collected automatically either generated by the use of Site or from Site infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
COOKIES are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
DATA PROCESSORS (OR SERVICE PROVIDERS) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We may use the services of various Site Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
DATA SUBJECT is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.
The USER is the individual using our Site. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.
INFO WE COLLECT:
The Personal Data we collect through various parts of the Site includes:
- ·Your Name
- Your Email
- Your Birth Chart Info
In addition, if you send us a comment or question through the Site or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, we collect and store the contents of your feedback as well.
BIRTH CHART TOOL:
Your Personal Data is collected through the Site for two primary purposes: to deliver content to you upon your request via email, and to produce and display your chart at chart.chanicholas.com. We use the emails supplied through chart.chaninicholas.com to deliver our ongoing communications, including without limitation to send newsletters and announce and advertise workshops.
We will never sell your Personal Data to third parties, and share it only as set forth in this Policy.
We provide further details about how we use this data below.
GOOGLE ANALYTICS TRACKING:
Our website uses Google Analytics tracking to measure traffic data. We use the WordPress plugin “Google Analytics Dashboard for WP (GADWP)” to place the tracking code. This plugin is set to anonymize use IP data and respect “Do Not Track” browser features so that no personal data is stored.
We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site – you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Data here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
You will be added to our email list with your explicit consent (for example, via checkbox on signup form, or double email opt-in) or automatically when you access our Birth Chart Tool.
Our newsletters and other announcements are sent through a third party email service, which may use web beacons to track your interactions with our email – for example, whether an email is opened or clicked. We have access to this tracking information.
OUR COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION DURING SHOPIFY PURCHASES
This section describes how your personal information is collected, used and shared when you visit or make a purchase from http://chani-nicholas.shopify.com (the “Shopify Site,” owned and operated by Shopify).
PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED BY SHOPIFY:
When you visit the Shopify Site, Shopify automatically collects certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Shopify Site, Shopify collects information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Shopify Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Shopify Device Information.” Shopify Device Information is shared back with us.
We collect Shopify Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http:///www.allaboutcookies.org
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
Additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to purchase through the Shopify Site, Shopify collects, and shares with us, certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number). We refer to this information as “Shopify Order Information.”
References to “Personal Data” in this “OUR COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION DURING SHOPIFY PURCHASES” section refer to Shopify Device Information and Shopify Order Information.
HOW SHOPIFY USES YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
We use the Shopify Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Shopify Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to: communicate with you; screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and for advertising relating to our products.
We use the Shopify Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
HOW SHOPIFY SHARES YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
We use Shopify to power our online store – you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Data here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy.
As described above, we may use your Personal Data to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For example, we may show users who have purchased one of our courses or signed up for our newsletter specific advertisements.
For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (NAI) educational page at http://networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
You can opt out of targeted advertising through using these links for:
FACEBOOK - https://facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
GOOGLE - https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
BING - https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads
Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at http://optout.aboutads.info/
DO NOT TRACK:
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser other than in connection with the Google Analytics service.
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us at email@example.com.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site and/or Shopify Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States, and will be stored on servers located in the United States.
HOW WE STORE YOUR DATA:
We retain records of your purchases with us indefinitely in order to generate ongoing business intelligence.
When you utilize the Birth Chart Tool, your Birth Chart Info is sent to a 3rd party API to receive a customized response, but not stored in any database or server. Your name and email are stored in/on our Mailchimp list (alongside any unsubscribe request to keep you opted-out if you choose to opt-out) and a database that we control and secure.
Usage information about the Site is stored on third party servers through the service Media Temple. You can view the privacy policies applicable to Media Temple for US-based users at:
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to – and maintained on – computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to the United States and process it there.
WITH WHOM WE SHARE YOUR DATA:
Cookies and visitor data are among our routine site backup systems and are operated by third parties including The Wonder Jam and ManageWP.
Contracted, third-party developers and API tools have access to Personal Information in the course of and for the sole purposes of creating, delivering, and maintaining our Birth Chart Tool. We send only the information to our API Tools necessary to obtain information about the positions of celestial objects relevant to your birth chart at the time of your birth. Both our API partners and our third party developers are subject to strict confidentiality and use restrictions which limit their handling of the Personal Data obtained during the course of providing services to us to usages in the course of operating the Birth Chart Tool.
Specifically, your Personal Data is shared as follows in connection with our Birth Chart Tool:
- To a third-party API to obtain the contents of your chart (Birth Chart Info);
- To our third-party servers in order to process the display of your chart, allow you to email yourself a copy of your chart, and maintain confidential records of your contact Information for future communications and account management (Birthday, Birthplace, Name, and Email associated with this info);
- To our third-party Mailing service to transmit our communications to you (Name, Email);
- With our dedicated development team to manage our servers, which is subject to stringent confidentiality and use restrictions in assisting us with handling your information (Birthday, Birthplace, Name, Email associated with this info);
Your Personal Data is shared as follows in connection with the remainder of our Site:
We may share, or allow access to, your Personal Data by Shopify (our online store / shopping cart software) to analyze purchase behavior and fulfill orders, Stripe (our PCI-DSS compliant payment processor) to process payments, and UPS/FedEx/USPS (shipping) to fulfill orders placed through our Site. You can view the privacy policies applicable to these services for US-based users at:
We may disclose Personal Data that we collect, or you provide:
(a) Disclosure for Law Enforcement. Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities. We will not share your Personal Information with law enforcement absent a warrant or comparable court order specifically requesting an individual’s personal information.
(b) Business Transactions. If we or our subsidiaries are involved in an asset sale, your Personal Data may be transferred.
(c) Other cases. We may disclose your information also:
(i) To our subsidiaries and affiliates;
(ii) To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business;
(iii) To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it;
(iv) For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information;
(vi) With your consent in any other cases;
(vii) If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Chani Nicholas Incorporated, our customers, or others.
YOUR RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO STORED PERSONAL DATA:
If you have submitted Personal Data to us, you can request to receive an exported file of the Personal Data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any Personal Data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Please note that we are unable to remove your Personal Data from the systems or servers of third parties such as Stripe. Please contact such third parties directly to request the modification or removal of your information from their systems.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATA:
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. We also use regular malware scanning.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
Shopify implements a variety of security measures when a user who places an order enters, submits, or accesses their information, to maintain the safety of your personal information on the Shopify Site. All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
The security of your data is important to us. Nonetheless, please be advised that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS AND FRAMEWORKS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU
Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
If you are a resident of the European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights, covered by GDPR. – See more at https://eur-lex.europa.eu/eli/reg/2016/679/oj
We aim to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.
If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
(a) The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
(b) The right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.
(c) The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.
(d) The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.
(e) The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of your Personal Data in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format.
(f) The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where we rely on your consent to process your personal information.
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to requests regarding your GDPR rights.
Please also note that we may not be able to provide a functional Site without some Personal Data.
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).
- Your Data Protection Rights under the California Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
(a) Users can visit our site anonymously;
(d) Users are able to change their personal information by emailing us at email@example.com.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
HOW TO OPT-OUT
You can always unsubscribe from our email newsletters through the link provided in the email itself. In addition, should you have questions about how use collect, use, store, modify, or delete the Personal Data we have collected about you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will endeavor to respond to your email inquiries within a reasonable time.
HOW TO CONTACT US
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail using the details provided below:
Company Name: Chani Nicholas Incorporated
Address: 12405 Venice Blvd. #422
Los Angeles, CA 90066