Effective Date: February 27, 2023
Swingers Style, which is operated by Grafenberg Entertainment Networks, LLC, respects your privacy. At Swingers Style, your privacy is a top priority. Your privacy is at the core of the way we design and build the services and products you know and love, so that you can fully trust them and focus on building meaningful connections.
We appreciate that you put your trust in us when you provide us with your information, and we do not take this lightly. We do not compromise your privacy. We design all of our services with your privacy in mind. We involve experts from various fields, including legal, security, engineering, product design and others to make sure that no decision is taken without respect for your privacy.
Grafenberg Entertainment Networks, LLC AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARIES
When you use the Swingers Style Services, you may be asked for certain personal information, including your state ID for background checks, name, email address, zip code, phone numbers, credit card information, hobbies and interests. Our website also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, browser type and Swingers Style Cookie (defined below) information. As previously stated, we are committed to providing you with a safe and secure user environment. Therefore, before permitting you to use Swingers Style’s Services, we may require additional information from you that we can use to verify your identity, address, or other information or to manage risk and compliance throughout our relationship. We may also obtain information about you from third parties such as identity verification, fraud prevention, and similar services. Swingers Style collects data to operate effectively and provide better quality experiences. If you do not agree to our collection of the information, you may be limited or restricted in the Swingers Style Services available to you. We also track specific events for statistical purposes like conversion rates and test new designs.
How Grafenberg Entertainment Networks, LLC/ Swingers Style.com USES PERSONAL DATA:
Grafenberg Entertainment Networks, LLC/ Swingers Style.com uses this information to:
We gather information about all users collectively, such as what areas users visit most frequently and what services users access the most. We only use such data anonymously. This information helps us determine what is the most beneficial for our users and how we can continually create a better overall user experience. We may share anonymized information with our partners so that they may also understand how users and visitors use our services. We may use data stitching, which is the process of combining your datasets from multiple sources to better track website use. Our website uses Google Analytics. To learn more about how Google Analytics collects and uses data, or to opt out, click HERE
How is my information stored?
We use third-party vendors and hosting partners for hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology we need to run Swingers Style. All data is written to multiple disks instantly, backed up daily, and stored in more than one location.
Our Use of Profiles in Promotions
We don’t use ourmember profiles for any promotions.
Swingers Style, which is operated by Grafenberg Entertainment Networks, LLC uses a third-party payment processor to handle electronic payments, and billing information shared with our vendor is intended to be used solely to allow said third party to process payments.
INFORMATION FROM MINORS
We do not knowingly solicit, collect, or share information from any individuals under the age of 18.
DO NOT TRACK
We will not share, sell, or give away any of our users’ personal information to third parties. We don’t sell your email address to 3rd parties. We don’t share or sell any information in our database.
We may share information in response to a request for information if we believe disclosure is in accordance with, or required by, any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request, including, but not limited to meeting national security or law enforcement requirements.
How Long We Retain Your Information
Swingers Style is a No-fly zone highly regulated community. Due to legal requirements, it is necessary to keep all our user agreements permanently in our data infrastructure. That is necessary because if someone is trying to harm you, 5, 10, 20, 30 or 50, 60, 70 years from now we need their legal contracts to move forward with legal actions. We do not store your credit card number. Your billing information never leaves the secure credit card merchant account processor.
We may share your information’s in response to an emergency if we believe it is necessary to prevent imminent and serious bodily harm to you or a different person.
We may share aggregated or anonymized information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you.
We may share information between and among Swingers Style, and its current and future parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and other companies under common control and ownership.
When you place an order online, your personal details and credit card information are encrypted using SSL encryption technology before being sent over the Internet. Although we cannot guarantee encryption or the privacy of your personal details, SSL makes it very difficult for your information to be stolen or intercepted while being transferred All information sent to our payment processor is in the secure SSL environment, which will protect it against disclosure to third parties. When we receive your order, it is on an SSL server.
ACCOUNTS PAYABLE OR COLLECTIONS
It is your duty to make sure that you keep your account(s) in good standing with us and turn on or turn off your automatic renewal. If you have an outstanding balance, or if you dispute your payment to us with your credit card or financial institution for any reason, please note that all information collected from your activity on our website may be disclosed to the bank and/or collections agency we work with for the purposes of establishing proof of users’ identity, proof of use, proof that service was provided, and/or collecting any outstanding debt owed to us.
Pursuant to the California Consumer Privacy Act (the “CCPA”), we are required to disclose the categories of Personal Data we collect from You and how we use it, as well as the third parties with whom we share it, which we have explained above and in Appendix I.
The CCPA provides California consumers, defined as “natural persons who are California residents,” with certain rights under the CCPA. These rights are as follows:
Swingers Style is a worldwide service. We are based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Swingers Style Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing, transfer, and storage of information in and to the U.S. and other countries, where you may not have the same rights as you do under local law.
European Union; European Economic Area; Switzerland
In connection with Swingers Style’s processing of personal data received from the European Union and Switzerland, we adhere to the E.U.General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”) and the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection (the “SFADP”) and comply with their frameworks and principles. Please direct any inquiries or complaints regarding our compliance with GDPR or SFADP to the email listed in the “Data Protection Officer” section below. If we do not resolve your complaint, you may submit your complaint free of charge to the International Centre For Dispute Resolution-American Arbitration Association (ICDR-AAA) based in the United States. Under certain conditions, you may also be able to invoke binding arbitration to resolve your complaint. We are subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the E.U. and Switzerland. If we share E.U. or Swiss data with a third-party service provider that processes the data solely on our behalf, then we will be liable for that third party’s processing of E.U. or Swiss data in violation of the GDPR or SFADP, unless we can prove that we are not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
In connection with Swingers Style’s processing of personal data received from the United Kingdom (the “U.K.”), we adhere to the U.K. GDPR/2018 Data Protection Act (the “U.K. GDPR”) and comply with its frameworks and principles. Please direct any inquiries or complaints regarding our compliance with U.K. GDPR to the email listed in the “Data Protection Officer” section below. If we do not resolve your complaint, you may submit your complaint free of charge to the International Centre For Dispute Resolution-American Arbitration Association (ICDR-AAA) based in the United States. Under certain conditions, you may also be able to invoke binding arbitration to resolve your complaint. We are subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the U.K. If we share U.K. data with a third-party service provider that processes the data solely on our behalf, then we will be liable for that third party’s processing of U.K. data in violation of the U.K. GDPR, unless we can prove that we are not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
In connection with Swingers Style’s processing of personal data received from Brazil, we adhere to the Brazilian General Data Protection Law (Lei Geral de Protecao de Dados Pessoais) (the “LGDP”) and comply with its frameworks and principles. Please direct any inquiries or complaints regarding our compliance with LGPD to the email listed in the “Data Protection Officer” section below.
In connection with Swingers Style’s processing of personal data, we adhere to the New Zealand Privacy Act. Please note that while Swingers Style strives to ensure the privacy of your personal data, by using the Swingers Style Services your personal data may not be given the same protection as provided by the New Zealand Privacy Act.
PROTECTION & STORAGE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Your personal information is protected by physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards in compliance with applicable U.S. federal and state regulations. We also use computer safeguards such as firewalls and data encryption. For example, we use SSL encryption to safeguard your credit card data when used in e-commerce transactions. In addition, we enforce physical access controls to our offices and files, and we authorize access to users’ personal information only for personnel who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities.
We strive to ensure security on our systems. Despite our efforts, we cannot guarantee that personal information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of our administrative, managerial, and technical safeguards. Therefore, we urge you to take adequate precautions to protect your personal data as well, including never use public WIFI or sharing the username and password used in connection with your participation in the Swingers Style Services. If Swingers Style learns of a systems security breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using the Swingers Style Services, you agree that Swingers Style may communicate with you electronically. Swingers Style may post a notice on the website or mobile application if a security breach occurs. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing.
UPDATING ACCOUNT INFORMATION
Swingers Style allows you to change your personal information at any time. To do so, simply log on to Swingers Style with your username and password, and you will be able to update the information you have submitted.
We also provide you with the opportunity to opt-in to receive these types of communications at the time of registration, but later decide to opt out of several types of communications at the time of registration. If you no longer want to receive them, simply change your preferences on your account settings or communicate your preferences to us via email. You may opt out of receiving promotional communications from us by following the instructions in those communications. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as information about your account or your use of the Swingers Style Services. With your consent, we may send promotional and non-promotional push notifications or alerts to your mobile device. You can deactivate these messages at any time by changing the notification settings on your mobile device. As a Data Subject in the European Economic Area, you have the right to request, access, rectify, withdraw, delete, and restrict how we process your Personal Data.
These rights include the ability to review the Personal Data we have in our Information and Communications systems concerning you, the ability to make any corrections to that Personal Data, the ability to be informed of who that data may have been shared with, the ability to withdraw your consent for Swingers Style to process your Personal Data, the ability to request that we delete all of your Personal Data, and the ability to restrict how we process your Personal Data.
Services after such changes have been posted to the website.
Our services are restricted to users who are 18 years of age or older. We do not permit users under the age of 18 on our platform and we do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18. If you suspect that a user is under the age of 18, please use the reporting mechanism available through the service.
Because we’re always looking for new and innovative ways to help you build meaningful connections, this policy may change over time. We will notify you before any material changes take effect so that you have time to review the changes.
When required by law
We may disclose your information if reasonably necessary: (i) to comply with a legal process, such as a court order, subpoena or search warrant, government / law enforcement investigation or other legal requirements; (ii) to assist in the prevention or detection of crime (subject in each case to applicable law); or (iii) to protect the safety of any person.
To enforce legal rights
We may also share information: (i) if disclosure would mitigate our liability in an actual or threatened lawsuit; (ii) as necessary to protect our legal rights and legal rights of our users, business partners or other interested parties; (iii) to enforce our agreements with you; and (iv) to investigate, prevent, or take other action regarding illegal activity, suspected fraud or other wrongdoing.
With your consent or at your request
We may ask for your consent to share your information with third parties. In any such case, we will make it clear why we want to share the information.
Cross-Border Data Transfers
Sharing of information sometimes involves cross-border data transfers, for instance to the United States of America and other jurisdictions. As an example, where the service allows for users to be located in the European Economic Area (“EEA”), their personal information is transferred to countries outside of the EEA. We use standard contract clauses approved by the European Commission or other suitable safeguard to permit data transfers from the EEA to other countries. Standard contractual clauses are commitments between companies transferring personal data, binding them to protect the privacy and security of your data
DATA PROTECTION OFFICER
To communicate with our Data Protection Officer, please email
Whether you live in the United States or outside the United States, Grafenberg Entertainment Networks LLC, is responsible for your information. If you have any questions, You can contact Grafenberg Entertainment Networks LLC via the following email [email protected] or at the following address
Grafenberg Entertainment Networks, LLC
1095 Sugar View Dr Suite 500
Sheridan, WY 82801
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