Privacy Statement

Last Updated: April 1, 2021

 

BatteryXchange, LLC. (“BatteryXchange” or “BXE” or “we” or “us”) is committed to protecting the privacy of all individuals who utilize the www.BatteryXchange.co website (the “Site”) and the BatteryXchange platform (the “Mobile App” and, together with the Site, the “BatteryXchange Platform”). Please read the following policy (the “Privacy Policy”) to understand how we collect, use and safeguard the information you may provide to us via the BatteryXchange Platform. This Privacy Policy is effective as of April 1, 2020. This Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time, so please revisit this page often to remain fully informed of our policies.

 

WHAT INFORMATION DOES BatteryXchange COLLECT FROM YOU?

 

Via the BatteryXchange Platform, BatteryXchange collects from you: (i) personally identifiable information, and (ii) technical and other information.

 

General Site Visitors. When you access the Site without having registered with us, you do so anonymously; no personally identifiable information is collected.

 

Registered Users. To access the Mobile App, you will need to register as a user of the BatteryXchange Platform. At the time you become a registered user of the BatteryXchange Platform, you will be required to provide BatteryXchange your phone number and user name. You will also have the option to provide us your legal name, gender, age, a profile photograph of yourself, telephone number, credit card, and other personal information that you choose to provide in setting up your user profile. We may also require you to allow our access to your device contacts, photographs, audio content, videos, calendars, and global positioning system (“GPS”) on any mobile device from which you access the BatteryXchange Platform.

 

Information Regarding Family and Friends. In the event you provide us information regarding your family members or friends, we may also collect the names, email addresses, and other personally identifiable information regarding those individuals.

 

User Content. By default, the BatteryXchange Platform is reasonably designed to maintain as private all sharing of content you upload to the BatteryXchange Platform (e.g. photographs, audio clips, and videos). You may, however, have the option to share content you generate with a select group of individuals or with the general public. Anything that you share with other individuals may eventually become publicly accessible, and may ultimately be re-shared by that individual. Your generated content that is shared on the BatteryXchange Platform may become publicly accessible to everyone, include search engines, and you may lose any privacy rights you have regarding that content. Moreover, all information you designate as public may be freely available and searchable to others. Additionally, please be aware that we cannot guarantee the privacy of any content you upload to the BatteryXchange Platform.

 

Location Information. The BatteryXchange Platform is a location-based experience that allows you to search for, browse and experience various experiences on the BatteryXchange Platform that may use locational markers and have other location-based features. The BatteryXchange Platform may contain features that are unlocked or only accessible based on your location. Such features may require you to allow the BatteryXchange Platform to utilize various technologies, including GPS, IP address (a number assigned to your computer when you use the Internet), Wi-Fi access points, and other technologies to ascertain the physical location of your mobile device or other technology devices on which the BatteryXchange Platform has been downloaded. The BatteryXchange Platform may track your physical location regardless of whether the Mobile App is actively running on your mobile device. If you do not allow the BatteryXchange Platform to access your location information, you may not be able to access or fully enjoy the BatteryXchange Platform and certain features within the BatteryXchange Platform.

 

Device and Usage Information. When you use the BatteryXchange Platform, BatteryXchange may automatically collect device-specific information, such as your computer or phone model, unique device identifiers, current time zone, and mobile network information. Further, we may automatically collect and store the following information in server logs: IP addresses, internet service provider, clickstream data, browser type and language, viewed and exit pages, date or time stamps, number of clicks, and how you interact with links and Tags or LifeTags on the BatteryXchange Platform.

 

Contacting Us. The BatteryXchange Platform permits you to reach out to us via the email we provide below. Whenever you send an email to the provided email address on the BatteryXchange Platform, you may be providing us with your first name, last name, email address, and any information you choose to provide in the text of your message. For example, you may choose to provide your phone number, mailing address, or other information necessary or helpful for us to address your query or concern.

 

Cookies. In order to personalize and enhance your experience on the BatteryXchange Platform, we may also collect information through “cookies.” Cookies are small strings of text that are sent by the BatteryXchange Platform to your browser and then stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. We use cookies to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer the BatteryXchange Platform. We may also use cookies to gather broad demographic information and to help identify you in respect to visits to the BatteryXchange Platform so that we may improve your user experience, and to determine whether you visited the BatteryXchange Platform from a particular Internet link or advertisement. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but it is possible to change your browser setup so that it does not accept cookies. However, rejecting cookies may prevent you from taking advantage of certain portions of the BatteryXchange Platform or result in decreased functionality.

 

HOW IS YOUR INFORMATION USED?

 

Our Use of Information. We collect, retain, and use your personally identifiable information for legitimate business purposes only, including without limitation the following: to respond to an inquiry from you or address a request submitted by you (including contacting you directly to request additional information to process your inquiry or request); to contact you and to provide you information regarding the BatteryXchange Platform and/or our services; to operate or improve the BatteryXchange Platform; to correspond with you regarding the BatteryXchange Platform or our services; to inform you of developments in the BatteryXchange Platform or about services we believe may be of interest to you; to monitor the BatteryXchange Platform visitor traffic patterns and the BatteryXchange Platform usage; to comply with applicable laws, regulations and rules, and requests of relevant law enforcement and/or other governmental agencies; to enforce our Beta Development Services and End User License Agreement; and/or to protect the rights, property, or safety of BatteryXchange, our users, and others.

 

Sharing Information. We do not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to third parties. We share your information only with our partners, affiliates, and service providers (including payment providers, as applicable) or as otherwise described herein in order to provide you our services and information regarding our services. Also, we may share, sell, and/or rent in aggregate, anonymized form, non-personal information regarding the visitors to the BatteryXchange Platform, traffic patterns, and the BatteryXchange Platform usage with our partners, affiliates, services providers, and other third parties. In addition, we will disclose information we maintain, including personally identifiable information: (i) when required to do so by applicable laws or regulations, or may disclose such information in response to a request from a law enforcement agency or authority or any regulatory authority; (ii) to protect the integrity or security of the BatteryXchange Platform or the interests, rights, or property of BatteryXchange; or (iii) to enforce our Beta Development Services and End User License Agreement.

 

MODIFICATIONS

 

We strive to maintain the accuracy of any personally identifiable information that may be collected from you and will use our commercially reasonable efforts to respond promptly to update our database when you tell us the information in our database is not accurate. It is your responsibility to ensure that such information is accurate, complete, and up-to-date. You may obtain from us, by email, the information in our records. If you wish to make any changes to any personally identifiable information you have provided to us, you may do so at any time by adjusting your user content on the BatteryXchange Platform, or by contacting us at info@BatteryXchange.co.

 

OPT-OUT

 

You may opt-out of receiving materials or other communications from us by following the opt-out link provided in any email received, or by contacting us at info@BatteryXchange.co.

 

CHILDREN

 

In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, 15 Ut.S.C. §§ 6501-06 and 16 C.F.R. §§312.1-312.12, BatteryXchange does not knowingly collect information from children under 13 years of age. We also do not permit children under 13 years of age to use the BatteryXchange Platform. By using the BatteryXchange Platform, you represent that you are not under 13 years of age.

 

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

 

BatteryXchange may reference or provide links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for third-party websites, and you should review the privacy policies posted on such sites. Please be aware that BatteryXchange does not control, nor are we responsible for, the privacy policies or information practices of third parties or their websites.

 

PROTECTING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Because security is important to both BatteryXchange and you, we make reasonable efforts to ensure the security of our systems. Please be aware, however, that Internet and cellular data transmissions are not always secure and we cannot and do not guarantee that any information, data, or materials you transmit utilizing the BatteryXchange Platform or upload to the BatteryXchange Platform, are secure and cannot be accessed or made public without your authorization.

 

BUSINESS TRANSFER

 

BatteryXchange may, in the future, sell or otherwise transfer some or all of its assets to a third party. Your personally identifiable information and/or technical information we obtain from you via the BatteryXchange Platform may be disclosed to any potential or actual purchasers of such assets and/or maybe among those assets transferred.

 

ACCEPTANCE OF PRIVACY POLICY

 

This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the terms of the BatteryXchange Beta Development Services and End User License. By using the BatteryXchange Platform and voluntarily providing your personally identifiable information to us, you consent to the collection and use of such personally identifiable information as set forth in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not provide us with any information and do not use the BatteryXchange Platform.

 

EFFECTIVENESS

 

We reserve the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update this policy, and any such modifications, alterations, or updates will be effective upon posting. In the event, we modify this Privacy Policy, your continued use of the BatteryXchange Platform will signify your acceptance of the modified Privacy Policy.