Last updated January 13, 2022
This is a Binding Legal Agreement
By submitting information through any of the Sites, you represent that you have reached the age of 18 or the age of majority in the jurisdiction where you reside and are legally able to enter into an agreement with PRIVO, or that you have the permission of your parent/guardian on your behalf
PRIVO Owns the Sites and Services and Permits You to Use Them Under these Terms
The Sites, the PRIVO PROTECT Service and the PRIVO iD Platform/PRIVO-Lock™ system are owned, controlled and operated by PRIVO. The contents of the Sites and all materials used in connection with the PRIVO PROTECT Service and the PRIVO iD Platform/PRIVO-Lock™ system, including, but not limited to, images, text, illustrations, audio, video files, HTML or code used to generate the pages, and the selection, coordination and arrangement of such contents and materials (collectively, the “Intellectual Property”), are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, or other proprietary rights which are either owned by PRIVO, or owned by other parties who have licensed their intellectual property to PRIVO, and are protected by U.S. and international copyright, trademark, trade dress, patent, and other intellectual property laws. Privo®, PRIVO-Lock™, the PrivoLock™ logo, GDPRkids™, PRIVO iD™, PRIVO PROTECT and all other derivations of the “PRIVO” mark are trademarks and/or service marks of PRIVO, and all other trademarks, service marks, and trade names used on the site are the property of their respective owners. Nothing on the Sites should be construed to grant any license or right to use any PRIVO mark without the prior written consent of PRIVO.
You warrant and represent that you shall access the Sites and use the services provided for lawful purposes only. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. PRIVO will investigate occurrences and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting the user or users who are involved in such violations. You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of any of the Sites.
Your Responsibilities When You Create a PRIVO PROTECT or PRIVO iD Account
Use of your account is expressly limited to you. Your account may not be transferred or shared with any other party, temporarily or permanently. You agree to bear sole responsibility for all use of your account and for the confidentiality of your password. You represent and guarantee that all information provided to PRIVO is accurate, and agree not to impersonate any person or entity, falsely represent your affiliation with any person or entity, or otherwise provide the personal information of any third party.
You are responsible for your own communications, including the upload, transmission and posting of information, and are responsible for the consequences of their posting on or through the Site. In your use of your account, the Sites, the PRIVO PROTECT Service, and the PRIVO iD Platform/PRIVO-Lock™ system, you agree not to provide PRIVO with, use, post or transmit any material that is (i) false, misleading, or inaccurate, (ii) impersonates any person, (iii) copyrighted or otherwise owned by a third party, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the owner to post it, reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner, or otherwise violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, (iv) is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, (v) constitutes or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law, (vi) transmits or transfers (by any means) information or software derived from the site to foreign countries or certain foreign nations in violation of US export control laws, or (vii) attempts to interfere in any way with any of the Sites’ or PRIVO’s networks or network security, or attempting to use any of the Sites’ services to gain unauthorized access to any other computer system. You further agree not to (i) post or transmit through any of the Sites any material that contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services without PRIVO’s express prior approval, or (ii) use any of the Sites to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, without limitation, the solicitation of users to become subscribers of other online services.
Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. PRIVO will investigate occurrences and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting the user or users who are involved in such violations. You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of any of the Sites, including, without limitation, (i) accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which user is not authorized to access, (ii) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization, (iii) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, “flooding”, “mailbombing” or “crashing”; or sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services, or (iv) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting.
By providing any personal information to the Sites, all users, including without limitation users in the European Union, fully understand and unambiguously consent to the collection and processing of such information in the United States.
You also acknowledge and agree that PRIVO will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing PRIVO to disclose information or materials in our possession.
Links to and from the Sites
The Sites may provide links to third party websites. These third party sites are not under the ownership or control of PRIVO and PRIVO is not responsible for and cannot control the content you find on those sites. PRIVO provides these links as a convenience to its users, and your access to those sites is at your own risk. The provision of these links does not imply a recommendation or endorsement by PRIVO of the linked site.
Permission must be granted by PRIVO for any type of link to the Sites. To seek our permission, you may write to PRIVO. We reserve the right, however, to deny any request or rescind any permission granted by us to link through such other type of link, and to require termination of any such link to the Sites, at our discretion at any time.
You Assume Responsibility for and Risk from Use; No Warranty
YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND ALL RISKS ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE SITES, PRIVO PROTECT SERVICE, PRIVO iD PLATFORM, aka PRIVO-LOCK™ SYSTEM. THE SITES, PRIVO PROTECT SERVICE, AND PRIVO iD PLATFORM aka PRIVO-LOCK™ SYSTEM, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT, FUNCTION, MATERIALS AND SERVICES, ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS, AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, DATA PROCESSING SERVICES OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, AND ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. PRIVO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITES OR THE FUNCTION, CONTENT OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THEREBY WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. PRIVO MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITES WILL MEET USERS’ EXPECTATIONS OR REQUIREMENTS. NO ADVICE, RESULTS OR INFORMATION, OR MATERIALS WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITES, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITES. PRIVO RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE ADDITIONS, DELETIONS, OR MODIFICATIONS TO THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITES OR IN THE MATERIALS INCLUDED WITH ANY OF THEM, AT ANY TIME WITHOUT ANY PRIOR NOTIFICATION. PRIVO reserves the right, for any reason, in its sole discretion and without notice to you, to terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Sites, the Intellectual Property, features and/or hours of availability, and PRIVO will not be liable to you or to any third party for doing so. PRIVO may also impose rules for and limits on use of the Sites or restrict your access to part, or all, of the Sites without notice or penalty. PRIVO has the right to change these rules and/or limitations at any time, in its sole discretion.
PRIVO’s Liability is Limited
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL PRIVO, ITS CLIENTS, PROVIDERS, OR AUTHORIZED AGENTS, NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATED TO THE USE/MISUSE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITES OR THE SERVICES, CONTENT, MATERIALS AND FUNCTION RELATED THERETO, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF REVENUE, OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS, OR LOST BUSINESS, DATA OR SALES, OR COST OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, EVEN IF COMPANY OR ITS REPRESENTATIVE OR SUCH INDIVIDUAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOR SHALL PRIVO, ITS CLIENTS, PROVIDERS, OR AUTHORIZED AGENTS OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES, ERRORS, DEFECTS, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY EVENTS BEYOND PRIVO’S REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, THEFT DESTRUCTION, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE SITES, PRIVO PROTECT SERVICE, PRIVO iD PLATFORM, aka PRIVO-LOCK™ SYSTEM, RECORDS, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL PRIVO’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING FROM THE TERMS OR YOUR USE OF THE SITE EXCEED, IN THE AGGREGATE, FIVE DOLLARS ($5.00). You agree that regardless of any statue or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of Sites, the PRIVO PROTECT Service, the PRIVO iD Platform/PRIVO-Lock™ system, or the services or products offered on any of them must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose, or be forever barred. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages; as a result, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
You Indemnify PRIVO and Others for Your Actions
You Agree to Virginia Law and Jurisdiction; International Use
The Sites and services on them are controlled and/or operated by PRIVO from its offices within the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States of America. PRIVO makes no representation that materials on the Sites are appropriate or available for use in other locations outside the United States. Persons who choose to access the Sites from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
Who May Assign/Enforce This Agreement
Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail. The Sites may also provide notices of changes to the Terms or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you on the Sites.
To contact us with any questions or concerns in connection with this agreement or the Sites, or to provide any notice under this agreement to us please go to Contact Us or write to us at:
17949 Main St., #1025
Dumfries, VA 22026
866–588–8452 (fax within the US)
703–531–8424 (fax outside of the US)
Attn: Privacy Officer