Privacy Policy

Effective date: April 10, 2018

Welcome to www.IPv4connect.com (the “Website”) a website that that is owned and operated by Brander Group Inc. (collectively, “Company,” “we,” “us” or “our”). The Company provides a fast, easy, secure solution to buy and sell Internet protocol version 4 addresses (“IPv4 Addresses”).  This Privacy Policy is important – please read it carefully.

  • Our Privacy Policy explains how we, and some of the companies we work with collect, use, share and protect information in relation to our services and Website (collectively, the “Services”), and your choices about the collection and use of your information.
  • We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf (“Service Providers”). They have access to your information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
    • This Privacy Policy applies to Website visitors, customers, users, and others who access the Websites and/or the Services, as well as third-party businesses, and Company’s Service Providers (“Users,” “yourself,” or “you,”).
  • By using our Services or visiting the Website, you understand and agree that you may be given the opportunity to share or submit information about yourself and your property (“User Content”), to the Company.
    1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Depending on which Services or portions of the Website you use, we collect different kinds of information from or about you.

 

Things you do and information you provide.

Many of the Services require you to sign up with the Website and/or create a profile. When you sign up with the Website or create a profile, we collect the User Content you submit and other information you provide – this may include personal or private information you share and provide, such as your name or business name, address, telephone number, payment information, and email address(es).  Additionally, the collected information may include information in or about the content you provide and the communications you send and receive, such as the date a file was created, when you created your account, or where you were when you sent or viewed a message to the Company. We also collect information about how you use our Services, such as the items or web pages you view or engage with, or the frequency and duration of your activities on the Website.


Things others do and information they provide.

We collect content and information that other people, customers, users, visitors, Service Providers, or third-party businesses provide when they use our Website and/or Services.

 

Your networks and connections.

The Website and Services may allow you to communicate with other Users. If you communicate with other Users through the Website, we reserve the right to collect that information. Specifically, about the people, third-party businesses, customers, users, visitors and groups you communicate with and are connected with through the Website. We also reserve the right to collect contact information you provide if you upload, sync or import this information from a device onto the Website.

 

Information about payments.

If you use our Services for purchases or financial transactions (such as buying or selling an IPv4 Address), we may utilize a Service Provider in some cases to process that payment and will collect information about the purchase or transaction. This includes your payment information, such as your credit or debit card number and other card information, and other account and authentication information, as well as billing, shipping and contact details.

 

Device information.

We reserve the right to collect information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices where you install or access our Websites and/or Services. We may associate the information we collect from your different devices, which helps us provide consistent Services across your devices. Here are some examples of the device information we collect: 

      • Attributes such as the operating system, hardware version, device settings, file and software names and types, and device identifiers.
      • Device locations, including specific geographic locations, such as through GPS, Bluetooth, or WiFi signals.
      • Connection information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, browser type, language and time zone, mobile phone number and IP address.
      • When you use a mobile device like a tablet or phone to access our Service or Website, we may access, collect, monitor, store on your device, and/or remotely store one or more “device identifiers.” Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structures stored on or associated with your mobile device, which uniquely identify your mobile device. A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by Company.

 

Information from websites and apps that use our Services.

We reserve the right to collect information when you visit or use third-party websites and apps that use our Services. This includes information about the websites and apps you visit, your use of our Services on those websites and apps, as well as information the developer or publisher of the app or website provides to you or us.

 

Information from third-party business partners.

For Website visitors, customers, Users, and others who access or use the Services: we receive information about you and your activities on and off the Website from third-party business partners and Service Providers, such as information from a partner when we jointly offer services or from an advertiser about your experiences or interactions with them.

 

Cookies and similar technologies.

When you visit or use the Website and/or Services, we may use cookies and similar technologies like pixels, web beacons, and local storage to collect information about how you use the Services.

“Cookies” are pieces of information that are sent to your browser and stored in your computer’s hard drive. Cookies enable us to more easily communicate and interact with you. You may disallow cookies through your web browser and still browse and shop on our Website.  Certain features and functions of the Website may not be available or function properly if you disallow cookies.

Once placed onto your machine, the cookie will allow the Website to “recognize” you as a unique individual. We use these cookies to associate individual customers with their information profiles and accounts and to track the uses of the web pages on our Website. No personal information of any kind is stored in these cookies.

They are not passed on to any third parties.

Follow the instructions provided by your web browser or mobile browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” facility) to modify your cookie settings. Please note that if you set your browser to disable cookies or other technologies.

 

Ownership of Information.

Company is the sole owner of the information collected through the Website and Services, which includes:

      • Your username, password and e-mail address(es) when you register for an account, sign up with Website, or create a profile through the Service.
      • Profile information that you provide for your user profile (e.g., first and last name, phone number, e-mail address, etc.).
      • Communications between you and Company. For example, Company may send you emails related to the Services or Websites (e.g., account verification, changes/updates to features of the Website(s), technical and security notices). Note that you may not opt out of these e-mails.
      • Communications between you and others Users utilizing the Company Services. For example, while using Company, you may be able to communicate with other Users about a transaction. Company will collect and is the sole owner of those communications. Note that you may opt out of these communications at anytime.

 

      1. HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

In addition to some of the specific uses of information we describe in this Privacy Policy, we may use information that we collect to:

        • help you efficiently access your information after you sign in;
        • provide our Services;
        • send you information about our Services;
        • remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Service;
        • provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Service;
        • develop and test new products and features;
        • monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns;
        • diagnose or fix technology problems; and
        • automatically update the Company application on your device.

We also use your email address to communicate with you about your account and to send you certain notification and marketing emails.

 

Communicate with you.

We use your information to send you communications, communicate with you about our Services and let you know about our policies and terms. We may use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send marketing messages and notifications from time-to-time. You may unsubscribe or change the frequency of email notifications by emailing us at info@ipv4connect.com.

In certain instances, Company may also send you notifications on behalf of third-party businesses or Service Providers.  You may opt out of these messages from third-party businesses and decide what third-party businesses may communication with you on their own or through Company.  We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.

 

Promote safety and security.

We use the information we have to help verify accounts and activity, and to promote safety and security on and off of our Website, such as by investigating suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies. We work hard to protect your account using automated systems and advanced technology such as encryption and machine learning.

 

3. SHARING OF YOUR INFORMATION

We will not rent, lease, or sell your information to third-parties outside the Company without your consent, except as noted in this Policy.

 

Parties with whom we may share your information.

We may share your information as well as information from tools like cookies, log files, and device identifiers and location data, with third-party organizations that help us provide the Service to you, the “Service Providers”. Our Service Providers will be given access to your information as is reasonably necessary to provide the Service under reasonable confidentiality terms.

We may remove parts of data that can identify you and share anonymized data with other third-parties. We may also combine your information with other information in a way that it is no longer associated with you and share that aggregated information.

 

Parties with whom you may choose to share your User Content.

If you decide to create a profile or account and sell an IPv4 Address, that content and information about your property may be visible to members of the public.

 

If you remove information that you posted to the Service, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Service, or if other Users or third parties using the Services have copied or saved that information.

Business Transfers: As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy other companies or business units. If we should do so, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets but remains subject to the promises made in any pre-existing privacy policy (including this one), unless, of course, the customer consents otherwise. Also, in the unlikely event that another company acquires us, or substantially all of our assets, that company most likely would want to acquire our customer information.

 

Responding to legal requests and preventing harm.

We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States where we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards. We may also access, preserve and share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations. Information we receive about you may be accessed, processed and retained for an extended period of time when it is the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations concerning possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm.

 

4. HOW WE STORE YOUR INFORMATION

Storage, Security, and Processing.

Your information collected through the Service will be stored and processed in the United States, and may be stored and/or processed in any other country in which Company or its Service Providers maintain facilities.

Company or its Service Providers may transfer information that we collect about you, including your personal information, across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. If you are located in the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that we may transfer information, including personal information, to a country and jurisdiction that does not have the same data protection laws as your jurisdiction.

By registering for and using the Service you consent to the transfer of information to the U.S. or to any other country in which Company or its Service Providers maintain facilities and the use and disclosure of information about you as described in this Privacy Policy.

We use commercially reasonable safeguards to help keep the information collected through the Service secure. However, Company cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to Company or guarantee that information on the Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.

Please do your part to help us. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to emails between you and Company, at all times. We are not responsible for the functionality, privacy, or security measures of any other organization.

5. YOUR CHOICES ABOUT YOUR INFORMATION

Your account information and profile/privacy settings.

You may update your account at any time by logging in and changing your profile settings.  Additionally, to stop receiving communications from Company or third-party businesses, you may modify your account settings.  To unsubscribe from email communications, click on the “unsubscribe link” provided in such communications. You may not opt out of Service-related communications (e.g., account verification, purchase and billing confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to features of the Service, technical and security notices).

 

How long we keep your User Content.

Following termination or deactivation of your account, Company, its Affiliates, or its Service Providers may retain information (including your profile information) and User Content for a commercially reasonable time for backup, archival, and/or audit purposes.

 

“Do Not Track” Signals.    

Note that your browser settings may allow you to automatically transmit a “Do Not Track” signal to websites and online services you visit. There is no consensus among industry participants as to what “Do Not Track” means in this context. Like many websites and online services, we currently do not alter our practices when we receive a “Do Not Track” signal from a visitor’s browser. To find out more about “Do Not Track,” you may wish to visit (www.allaboutdnt.com).

 

6. CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

Company does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Service. The Service, Website, and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us.

 

7. OTHER WEB SITES AND SERVICES

We are not responsible for the practices employed by any websites or services linked to or from our Service, including the information or content contained within them. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Service to another website or service, our Privacy Policy does not apply to those third-party websites or services. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link on our website, are subject to that third party’s own rules and policies. In addition, you agree that we are not responsible and do not have control over any third-parties that you authorize to access your User Content. If you are using a third-party website or service and you allow them to access your User Content you do so at your own risk.

8. CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits members of the Services(s) who are California residents to request certain information regarding the disclosure of any personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Whether you live in California or not, to make such a request, please send an e-mail to info@brandergroup.us.

 

9. HOW TO CONTACT US

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the Service, please contact us at: info@brandergroup.us.

 

10. CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Company may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances. Your continued use of Company or the Service after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification.