Collection of your Personal Information.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services. These may include: (a) signing up for services including consultations, dating and relationship coaching, group programs and sex therapy; (b) creating a free profile in Little Gay Book’s matchmaking database; (c) signing up for events; (d) signing up for our newsletter; (e) sending us an email message; and (f) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing services. In other words, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
Little Gay Book collects and uses your personal information to operate and deliver the products and services you have requested.
Little Gay Book may share details about the potential match verbally or digitally when coordinating a date.Your information will only be shown anonymously to potential matches.Your physical address and last name will never be provided to other clients and/or potential matches.
Little Gay Book may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Little Gay Book and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Little Gay Book does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists or potential matchmaking database to third parties.
Little Gay Book may share data with other professional matchmakers for the purpose of facilitating a potential introduction.All such professional matchmakers are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Little Gay Book, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Little Gay Book may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Little Gay Book or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Little Gay Book; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Little Gay Book, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
Little Gay Book may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Little Gay Book, in order to determine what Little Gay Book services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Little Gay Book to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Little Gay Book. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Little Gay Book website.
The Little Gay Book website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Little Gay Book pages, or register with Little Gay Book site or services, a cookie helps Little Gay Book to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Little Gay Book website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Little Gay Book features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Little Gay Book services or websites you visit.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
Little Gay Book secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Little Gay Book uses industry-standard encryption technologies when sending and receiving consumer data exchanged with our site. We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
Right to Deletion
Subject to certain exceptions set out below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you sent to the contact information below, we will:
- Delete your personal information from our records; and
- Direct any service providers to delete your personal information from their records.
Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to:
- Complete the transaction for which the personal information was collected, provide a good or service requested by you, or reasonably anticipated within the context of our ongoing business relationship with you, or otherwise perform a contract between you and us;
- Detect security incidents, protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity; or prosecute those responsible for that activity;
- Debug to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality;
- Exercise free speech, ensure the right of another consumer to exercise his or her right of free speech, or exercise another right provided for by law;
- Comply with the California Electronic Communications Privacy Act;
- Engage in public or peer-reviewed scientific, historical, or statistical research in the public interest that adheres to all other applicable ethics and privacy laws, when our deletion of the information is likely to render impossible or seriously impair the achievement of such research, provided we have obtained your informed consent;
- Enable solely internal uses that are reasonably aligned with your expectations based on your relationship with us;
- Comply with an existing legal obligation; or
- Otherwise use your personal information, internally, in a lawful manner that is compatible with the context in which you provided the information.
Little Gay Book services and products are restricted to individuals who are 21 years of age or older. Little Gay Book does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18.
If you have opted to sign-up for our newsletter, Little Gay Book may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Little Gay Book, you may opt out of such communications by emailing [email protected].
Changes to this Statement
Little Gay Book welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Little Gay Book has not adhered to this Statement or request deletion of your personal information, please contact Little Gay Book at:
Little Gay Book, LLC
360 Grand Avenue, Suite 235
Oakand, California 94610
Email Address: [email protected]
Effective as of November 1, 2022