Privacy Policy

This privacy policy only applies to www.bestofthebaytv.com and www.bestoflatv.com but not any other third party website(s) that may be linked to the above-mentioned sites.

Collection of Private Information
In order to create or enhance our relationship with you, we collect personal information from you that you are voluntarily submitting to us in order to participate in activities like contests, surveys, forums and voting for our featured nominees, in connection with our content. When you register with us, we may ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, address, city and state of residence, and ZIP code. From time to time, we may also ask you optionally to provide other information. If you choose to provide such information, you are giving us the permission to use and store it consistent with this policy. Therefore, please understand when you sign in, you are not anonymous to us. You may also be asked to choose a user name and password in order to identify yourself during future visits to the Web Sites. Do not use your real name or the name of any other actual person as your user name. Providing us with information about yourself is your choice, and you can always choose not to provide certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the Web Sites' features. Our sites are not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13 years of age.

Cookies?
Our Web Sites use standard technology called "cookies," which are small data files that are transferred to your computer (or other Internet-accessing device) when you visit the Web Sites and allow your browser to accept cookies. Cookies automatically identify your web browser to the Web Sites whenever you visit the Web Sites, and may make navigating and using the Web Sites easier for you. Also, by tracking how and when you use the Web Sites cookies help us determine which areas are popular and which are not. Many improvements and updates to the Web Sites are based on data obtained from cookies. Additionally, accepting cookies may allow you to, among other things, personalize your experience on the Web Sites Cookies may also allow the Web Sites to present to you advertising that may be of interest to you as well as limit how often you see certain ads that may detract from your user experience on our Web Sites. If you do not want to allow information to be collected through the use of cookies, you can generally opt out of providing this information by setting your browser to reject cookies. However, please be aware that some areas of the Web Sites may not provide you with an acceptable user experience if you have disabled the use of cookies.

Security
We incorporate reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to protect and secure your personal information. However, no data transmission over the Internet, or wireless transmission, or electronic storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit and that you do so at your own risk.

Third party content and links to other Web Sites
When you are on our Web Sites you may be directed to other sites that are operated and controlled by third parties that are beyond our control. For example, if you "click" on a banner advertisement, the "click" may take you off our Web Sites onto a different web site. This includes links from advertisers, sponsors and partners that may use the Web Sites' logo as part of a co-branding agreement. These other web sites may send their own cookies to you, independently collect data or solicit personal information and may or may not have their own published privacy policies. If you visit a web site that is linked from our Web Sites, you should consult that web site's privacy policy before providing any personal information.

Business Transfers
We share the information collected through our Web Sites with our subsidiaries and affiliates. If and when any of our assets, including the Web Sites, are to be sold and your personal information is one of the key business assets for the transaction, your personal information may be one of the business assets we transfer. Hence, we reserve the right to disclose and transfer user information, including personal information, in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, restructuring, the sale of substantially all of our assets, or other corporate change.

Legal protections and law enforcement
We may disclose information about our users, including your personal information, in the event we are required to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or other valid law enforcement measures; to comply with a legal obligation; at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation; to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Web Sites and applicable laws; or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of the Web Sites, our users or others. We may also use Device Identifiers to identify users, and may do so in cooperation with copyright owners, internet service providers or law enforcement agencies at our discretion. Such disclosures may be carried out without notice to you.

Questions about this Privacy Policy
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please email us at legal@bestofs.com. You may also contact us by mail or fax at:
Best Of's Television Series
1735 Technology Drive, Suite 600
San Jose, CA 95110
Fax: 408.975.9900

By using our Web Sites, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with our terms, please DO NOT use www.bestofthebaytv.com or www.bestoflatv.com.