II. ACQUISITION OF INFORMATION
MDP obtains personal knowledge or information when you enroll on the MDP Website, when you utilize MDP’s products or services and when you go to MDP Website’s pages or the pages of MDP affiliates. MDP acquires two different types of knowledge from and about you.
1.Personal Knowledge / Information You Provide. MDP obtains certain personal knowledge / information about you that you provide to us when you enroll or utilize MDP’s services and / or products. Such personal knowledge/information may be obtained from you when you go to the MDP Website, look for a product, submit an order through the MDP Website or an affiliated website, utilize the products or services provided by the MDP Website, refresh the knowledge/information in the settings of your account, append items to your likes and desires, telephone or contact customer service, answer a questionnaire or involve yourself in similar acts. In connection with such activities, you may give us certain contact information (for example your name, address, and phone numbers), financial data (for example your credit card details), demographic characteristics (for example your age and zip code), and other personal or legal data (for example your Social Security number, driver's license numbers and other personal knowledge/ information required in order to prepare legal paperwork).
2.Information Regarding Traffic. The MDP Website obtains automatically certain knowledge/information about you when you come to the MDP Website- for example the name / identity of the Internet service provider, Internet Protocol (IP) address via which you visit the Internet, the kind of browser and operating system utilized to go to the MDP Website, the date and time you go to the MDP Website and those sections of the MDP Website you access (“Traffic Information”). MDP obtains such information automatically on MDP’s server logs from your browser via systems such as web beacons, cookies or other similar software. MDP may use Traffic Information to examine and ameliorate the MDP Website, but this information is not analyzed for personal knowledge / information. By way of example, MDP may utilize the Traffic Information to set forth custom information, identify a problem or operate the MDP Website. MDP may also share Traffic Information emanating from Traffic Information with MDP’s business affiliates or advertisers on a bulk and nameless basis.
III. INFORMATION: USED, DISCLOSED, SHARED.
1.Personal Information- MDP’s Use Thereof. When MDP obtains personal knowledge/information, MDP utilizes such information to administer the MDP Website, disseminate service(s) to you, fulfill the transaction(s) you have asked for and let you know about any special programs, discounts. MDP may also utilize the knowledge/information you give to MDP to convey to you information about your account or your pacts with MDP and give you more efficient customer service. As a foundation for these aspects, MDP may utilize personal knowledge/information to improve the ease of use of the MDP Website. For example, MDP may do away with the need for you to always enter the same knowledge/information or by designing the MDP Website to accommodate your particular likes and dislikes. To make your interaction with the MDP Website as optimum as possible, MDP may aggregate knowledge/information MDP obtains from you with knowledge/information we acquire from MDP’s business partners, affiliates or other entities.
a. MDP may disseminate personal knowledge/information to trusted affiliates who work on behalf of or with MDP under strict terms of confidentiality. These entities may utilize your personal knowledge/information to help MDP communicate with you about MDP offers and MDP sales / marketing partners. But, these entities have NO RIGHT to share the personal knowledge / information.
b. MDP may disclose personal information if required by law or in the good faith belief that such action is required to answer such things as subpoenas, or court orders. MDP may also do such things to carry out MDP’s legal rights or respond to legal actions against MDP.
d. MDP may reveal personal knowledge / information and other facts with enterprises controlling, controlled by or under common control of MDP. Should MDP ever be merged, bought, or sold, or if some or all of MDP’s assets are transferred or assigned, MDP may transfer personal knowledge/information and other facts that are related to the associated agreements.
3.Targeted Promotions. Targeted promotions may show up on the MDP Website. The entities behind such promotions or advertisements may conclude that individuals who interact with, look at, or click on targeted promotions / advertisements meet the relevant targeting criteria (such as men ages 25-35 from a particular area). MDP does not give any personal information to the promoter or advertiser when you interact with or look at a targeted promotion / advertisement. But be aware that by interacting with or looking at a promotion / advertisement you are agreeing to the possible likelihood that the promoter or advertiser will conclude that you satisfy the targeting parameters or criteria utilized to set forth the promotion or advertisement.
4. Public Record. Please NOTE that certain personal knowledge / information becomes public record when papers or documents are filed with any governmental entity (federal, state, or municipal) or with a court.
5. You May Elect To Opt Out. You may elect not to give MDP your personal information but please realize that MDP is unable to fulfill your orders or carry out certain services absent your personal knowledge/information. You may also elect to turn cookies off on your web browser. Most web browsers are able to assent to cookies, turn away cookies, or to trigger the user before taking them. The “help” section of your toolbar will let you know how to choose the option that best fits your needs. But, disabling the assent to cookies will not give you the ability to take total advantage of the best and most technologically enhanced features that MDP has to offer, and MDP suggests that you keep them turned on. MDP reserves the ability and right to transmit certain communications to you regarding MDP products and services- for example service pronouncements and administrative communications that are considered part of your account without giving you the chance to opt-out of getting them.
IV. THIRD PARTY SITES AND THIRD PARTY ENTITIES
V. THOSE UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN
MDP has a strict policy against knowingly obtaining, asking for, keeping or setting forth any personal information or material obtained from anyone under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, you may not register on the MDP Website, utilize MDP’s services or products or transmit any information to MDP. If you are under the age of 18 and have already registered on the MDP Website, you must terminate your account right away and contact us at [email protected] Should MDP find out that MDP has obtained personal information from an individual under age 18, MDP will delete that information right away. If you think that MDP may have received any information from an individual under 18, please contact us at [email protected]
VI. ADMINISTERING YOUR ACCOUNT
VII. SECURITY CONCERNS
MDP is pledged to maintaining your personal information safe and secure. MDP has created physical, electronic, and procedural safety mechanisms to keep your information MDP has safe and secure. MDP allows only those MDP employees whom MDP believes need access to your personal information to provide products or services to you or to fulfill their jobs to have such access. Please NOTE that although protective mechanisms are in place, the transmission of data is never completely secure. Thus, MDP is unable to guarantee the safety and security of all information you convey to or from the MDP Website. You give MDP all information at your own risk.
IF YOU HAVE QUERIES, RECOMMENDATIONS, OR THINK YOUR PRIVACY HAS BEEN BREACHED OR VIOLATED VIA THE USE OF THE MDP WEBSITE OR SERVICES, PLEASE LET US KNOW AT:
MyDivorcePapers.com, 30211 Avenida De Las Banderas, 2nd Floor, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 or [email protected]
If you communicate with MDP’s customer service, MDP will utilize your name, e-mail address and order history to try to respond to your question or resolve your problem as quickly as MDP can. From time to time, MDP may contact you at a subsequent time to confirm your information or to follow up on the quality of MDP’s customer service and you hereby consent to such subsequent contact.
IX. PRIVACY RIGHTS IN CLIFORNIA
California Civil Code §1798.83 allows MDP visitors who are California residents to ask for certain information concerning the disclosure of their personal information to third party individuals or entities for goals of direct marketing. To carry out such a request, please e-mail or write to us at:
MDP Privacy Rights-30211 Avenida De Las Banderas, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 or [email protected]
Last Updated: October 3, 2012