At LOCAL Trade Technologies , we’re committed to transparency and choice. We let you know what information we collect when you use our products and services, why we collect it, and how we safeguard it. Our privacy policies aim to make these things clear so that you can make informed choices about which products to use and how to use them. The following requirements shall be met by LOCAL Trade Technologies unless exempted by relevant privacy laws.
ABOUT THIS WEBSITE: LOCAL Trade Technologies advocates and provides information, goods, services, and resources related to promoting and developing localism through independent local economy around the world. Please note that some third-party advertisements appearing on this website may address topics and issues beyond the core scope of this project.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that LOCAL Trade Technologies does not own or control, or to people that LOCAL Trade Technologies does not employ or manage, including without limitation, any LOCAL Trade Technologies affiliates or business partners.
LOCAL Trade Technologies collects personally identifiable information when you register for a LOCAL Trade Technologies account, and when you use certain LOCAL Trade Technologies products or services. LOCAL Trade Technologies may also receive personally identifiable information from our business partners.
When you register with LOCAL Trade Technologies, we may ask for your name, email address, birth date, gender, postal code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. Once you register with LOCAL Trade Technologies and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
LOCAL Trade Technologies also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, LOCAL Trade Technologies cookie information and the page you requested.
LOCAL Trade Technologies uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see on our pages, to fulfill your requests for certain products and services, improve our services, conduct research, and to contact you about specials and new products or for service announcements or administrative messages relating to the LOCAL Trade Technologies service.
LOCAL Trade Technologies will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone.
LOCAL Trade Technologies will not share personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people unless:
We have your consent to share this information;
We need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested;
We need to share the information with companies who work on behalf of LOCAL Trade Technologies to provide a product or service to you. Please know that whenever we share your personal information with these trusted business partners, they work under confidentiality agreements. (Unless we tell you differently, these companies do not have any right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us.);
We have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, (b) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of LOCAL Trade Technologies, its users or the public as required or permitted by law.
When you register for a LOCAL Trade Technologies account, your registration information and other data will be transmitted to Canada and/or other countries for processing and storage by LOCAL Trade Technologies and its affiliates and may be subject to the legal jurisdiction of these countries.
LOCAL Trade Technologies may set and access LOCAL Trade Technologies cookies on your computer.
LOCAL Trade Technologies allows other companies that are presenting advertisements on some of our pages to set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to LOCAL Trade Technologies' cookies.
LOCAL Trade Technologies uses web beacons to access our cookies inside and outside our network of web sites and in connection with LOCAL Trade Technologies products and services.
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who, as part of their job, we believe need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you.
We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you.
In the event that you believe that your personal safety is at risk or if you believe that you may be the victim of identity theft or other illegal conduct, please contact the appropriate federal, provincial or local law enforcement agencies directly.
RE: Fair Dealing / Fair Use: This site may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of environmental, political, human rights, economic, democracy, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a 'fair dealing' / 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in Canadian, US, and International Copyright Law.