This page was updated on October 4, 2020
MACHULU is engaged in creating, developing, and maintaining an interactive platform (“Platform”) for business professionals. The Platform enables its users to share their challenges and interact with other users of the Platform, who offer a broad bank of use cases, tools, services, and technological and other solutions. MACHULU is also engaged in the ideation, development, maintenance, and provision of a website (the “Website”), which provides information on MACHULU’s Platform (the Platform and Website shall be defined collectively herein as the “Services”).
Information from which you can be personally identified may also be collected, including but not limited to your name, email address, company, job title, IP address, time zone, and the location of the computer through which you used the Service (hereinafter: “Personal Information”). Personal Information shall be collected only if received voluntarily from you, via the following methods:
We process the Personal Information where it is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract regarding the requested Services.
We process this information in light of our legitimate interest in improving the Services, to allow our users to have the best experience.
We may use your information to detect and prevent fraud, abuse, and security incidents in the following ways:
We process this information in light of our legitimate interest in improving our Services and enabling our users to browse in a secure environment.
We process this information in light of our legitimate interest in personalizing your experience and customize our content.
In order to perform our contractual and other legal responsibilities or purposes, we may, from time to time, need to share your Personal Information with third parties. We may as well share your Personal Information with our affiliates, subsidiaries, or any third-party service providers and individuals to facilitate our Services or any portion thereof, such as marketing, data management, or maintenance services. We may share your Personal Information with third-party payment processors if you make a purchase through our Services, to assure that your payment information is processed in accordance with the highest security standard. We may also share your information with analytics service providers for analytics purposes, such as Google Analytics. Google Analytics set their own cookies or other identifiers on your computer, through which they can collect information about your usage of our Services. This helps us compile aggregated statistics about the effectiveness of our Website and Platform. You can read more about Google’s privacy practices: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.
We may also transfer your information, including Personal Information, in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, the sale of related assets or corporate division, or other fundamental corporate changes. Furthermore, information about you may also be released in order to comply with any valid legal obligation or inquiry or process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order. In special cases, we will also release specific information, such as if you use the Service to perform an unlawful act or omission or take any act or omission that may damage MACHULU, its property, and goodwill, or if there is an attempted breach of the security of the Services or a physical or property threat to you or others. If you feel that any of your privacy rights have been compromised by MACHULU, you have the right to file a complaint to the relevant supervisory authority.
You have the right at any time to request to access or modify your information. To exercise these options, please contact us at privacy [at] machulu.com.
In some jurisdictions, in particular, those located within the European Union (the “EU”) or within the European Economic Area (the “EEA”), you may be afforded specific rights regarding your Personal Information. Subject to such eligibility, you may have the following rights to:
Generally, with regard to information collected on our Platform, MACHULU is a “Data Controller”. Therefore, if you wish to exercise the above mentioned rights, please contact us, and we will make our best efforts to fulfill your request.
If you wish to file a request regarding any of the above, you may contact us at: privacy [at] machulu.com.
If applicable, the PIPEDA may grant you the following rights:
According to CalOPPA, MACHULU agrees to the following:
The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) permits users who are California residents to request to exercise certain rights. If you are a California resident, the CCPA grants you the right to request certain information about our practices with respect to your Personal Information. In particular, you can request to receive information on the following:
You can rest assured that we do not sell your Personal Information.
If you choose to exercise your rights, we will not charge you different prices or provide different quality of our Services, unless those differences are related to your provision of your Personal Information.
Please note that you must verify your identity and request before further action is taken. As a part of this process, government identification may be required. Moreover, you may designate an authorized agent to make a request on your behalf.
We endeavor to respond to a verifiable consumer request within 45 days of its receipt. If we require more time (up to 90 days), we will inform you of the reason and extension period in writing. Any disclosures we provide will only cover the 12 months period preceding your verifiable request’s receipt. If, for some reason, we cannot reply within such a time frame, our response will include an explanation for our inability to comply. If you wish to exercise your CCPA rights, please contact us at: privacy [at] machulu.com.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights. Unless permitted by the CCPA, we will not:
The CAN-SPAM Act is a Federal US law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out strict penalties for violations.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, MACHULU agrees to the following:
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at privacy [at] machulu.com, and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
We use “cookies” and similar tracking technologies or files (collectively, “cookies”) to identify how visitors make use of our Services. This aggregated tracking information may be used to help us improve and enhance the Service experience for all of our users. In addition, cookies are used for adjusting the Service to your personal preferences. Cookies contain information such as the pages you visited, the length of time you stayed on the Service, the location from which you accessed the Service, and more. If you would prefer not to have cookies stored on your computer, you may modify your browser settings to reject most cookies, or manually remove cookies that have been placed on your computer. However, by rejecting the cookies, you may be unable to fully access the offerings on our Service. To find out more about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
You are always in control of your data, and if you choose to receive information from us or others, you can change your mind later. If at any time, you would like to stop receiving such information or opt-out of a feature, you may notify us by writing to privacy [at] machulu.com. However, you should be aware that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our databases and servers, although we will always make reasonable efforts to do so upon your request.
The Service is not intended for children under the age of 18. We do not, knowingly or intentionally, collect information about children who are under 18 years of age.
IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MAY NOT USE THE SERVICE, UNLESS PARENTAL CONSENT IS PROVIDED ACCORDINGLY