Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 08 April 2022

This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy” and “Policy”) applies to the collection and use of Personal Information by DAOHQ (“Company”, or “we,” or “us,” or “our”). It describes the Company’s practices regarding the collection, use, disclosure, and sale of Personal Information when you visit our websites or mobile applications (the “Sites”), when you communicate with us via email, phone number, and when you engage with us offline. By accessing the Sites and using our services, you agree to our collection and use of personal data as described herein and agree to our Terms of Service.

This Policy does not apply to information we collect about employees, job applicants, and independent contractors, or individuals when acting as representatives (e.g., employees, contractors) of entities with which we do business.

For purposes of this Policy, “Personal Information” means information that identifies, relates to, describes, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or household. It does not include de-identified or aggregate information, or public information lawfully available from governmental records.

Personal Information We Collect and Have Collected in the Past 12 Months – Sources and Categories

In the 12 months preceding the date of this Policy, we may have collected your Personal Information when you visited our Sites, requested information about our products or services, clicked through links on our Sites, from publicly available information (such as your interactions with our social media platforms), from information that is publicly available on the blockchain, or when you voluntarily provided information to us through our web portal, email or phone number. We will continue to collect Personal Information from the same sources.

The categories of Personal Information we may have collected from these sources during the 12 months preceding the date of this Policy, and will continue to collect, include the following:

  • Personal identifiers: Name, email address, IP address or other unique identifier, and other similar information.
  • Commercial information: Records of tokens purchased, considered, or favorited, consuming histories or tendencies.
  • Internet or other electronic activity information: Device and browser type, your browsing and search history on our Sites, and information regarding your interaction with our Sites and our advertisements.
  • Geolocation data.
  • Inferences drawn from any of the Personal Information identified above.

Purposes for Collection of Personal Information

We use your Personal Information to provide you with information and services you request from us, to contact you from time to time, to provide you with news and other information about the Company, and for marketing purposes.

Additionally, we use Personal Information, including about your use of our Sites, to monitor or improve our Sites; for internal business analysis; to prevent fraud, activities that violate our Terms of Service or that are illegal; and to protect our rights and the rights and safety of our users or others.

Disclosure of Personal Information For Business Purposes in the Past 12 Months

We may have shared your Personal Information in the instances described below.

Authorized third-party vendors and service providers.

We may share your Personal Information with third-party vendors and service providers who perform services for us, such as fraud prevention; assisting us in operating, analyzing, and displaying content on our website; identity authentication; advertising; mailing services; web hosting; and analytics services.

Additional Information About How We May Share Personal Information

We may also share your Personal Information as required or permitted by law to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process or government request, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is legally required or otherwise necessary to protect our rights and property or the rights, property or safety of others, including to law enforcement agencies, and judicial and regulatory authorities. We may also share your Personal Information with third parties to help detect and protect against fraud or data security vulnerabilities. And we may transfer your Personal Information to a third party in the event of a sale, merger, reorganization of our entity or other restructuring.

We may share information with others in an aggregated or otherwise de-identified form that does not reasonably identify you.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies –

Cookies are small, sometimes encrypted text files that are stored on computer hard drives by websites that you visit. They are used to help users navigate websites efficiently as well as to provide information to the owner of the websites. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org . When you visit our Sites, we may place a “cookie” or other online tracking devices (e.g. web beacons) that recognizes you. The cookies and other tracking technologies may also collect information about your IP address or actions taken in connection with the Sites. We may use cookies or similar tracking technologies to capture information about the use of our Sites, including to improve your user experience. Accordingly, we may store and retrieve information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies. We use Hotjar and Plausible Analytics in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. Hotjar is a technology service that helps us better understand our users’ experience (e.g. how much time they spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc.) and this enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices. This includes a device's IP address (processed during your session and stored in a de-identified form), device screen size, device type (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), and the preferred language used to display our website. Hotjar stores this information on our behalf in a pseudonymized user profile. Hotjar is contractually forbidden to sell any of the data collected on our behalf. Plausible Analytics tracks website usage and does not use cookies or persistent identifiers.

California Do Not Track

Some browsers have a “do not track” feature that lets you tell websites that you do not want to have your online activities tracked. At this time, our Sites do not respond to browsers’ do not track signals.

Personal Information of Minors

Our services are not directed to minors under the age of 13.

Third Party Websites

Our Sites may contain links to other third-party websites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the activities and practices that take place on these websites. Accordingly, we recommend that you review the privacy policies posted on any website that you may access through our Sites.

How We Keep Your Personal Information Secure

We implement and maintain reasonable security measures appropriate to the nature of the Personal Information that we collect, use, retain, transfer or otherwise process. Those measures include administrative, physical and technical safeguards to protect the security, confidentiality and integrity of Personal Information. However, data security incidents and breaches can occur due to a variety of factors that cannot reasonably be prevented; therefore, our safeguards may not always be adequate to prevent all breaches of security.

International Residents

Personal Information collected from you, including via our Sites, will be transferred to the United States where the Sites are hosted. You hereby consent to the transfer of your Personal Information to the United States as described in this Privacy Policy. Please do not use the Sites if you do not agree to the transfer and processing of your Personal Information in the United States, which may not provide the same level of protection for your data as your home country.

Changes to This Policy

We will review and update this Policy periodically. We will notify you of material changes to it by posting on our Sites notification that the Policy has been updated and by updating the date of the Policy.

Accessibility

We are committed to ensuring that our communications are accessible to people with disabilities. To make accessibility-related requests or report barriers, please contact us at [email or phone number] .

Contact Us

If there are any questions regarding this Policy or to request a copy of this Policy in another format you may contact us at:

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