Terms of service & privacy policy

Terms of Service(11)

All you need to know to access our Service.

By using or visiting the Services, you agree that the laws of the State of Switzerland, without regard to principles of conflict of laws and regardless of your location, will govern these Terms and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and us. Any claim or dispute between you and us that arises in whole or in part from your use of the Service shall be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in Geneva, Switzerland, to the exclusion of any other courts, and you hereby consent to, and waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non-convenient with respect to venue and jurisdiction in the courts of Geneva, Switzerland. We reserve the right to amend these Terms at any time and without notice, and it is your responsibility to review these Terms regularly for any changes. Your use of the Service following any amendment of these Terms will signify your assent to and acceptance of its revised terms.
Welcome to our site and services. We, at Privacy-Extension ("we" or "us"), are providing users the opportunity to discover their digital footprint and help them to reclaim their data from companies and third parties. These Terms of Use ("Terms"), are a legally binding agreement between Us and every person accessing and/or using our website ("Site") and/or services (collectively, the "Service"). By accusing the Services, or registering to our Services, you represent that you have read, understood, accepted and agreed to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, or to any part thereof, you should cease all use of the Services. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to revise or modify these Terms at any time, and you agree to be bound by such revisions or modifications. You are responsible for viewing these Terms periodically. Your continued use of the Service after a change or modification of these Terms has been made will constitute your acceptance of the revised Terms. If you do not agree to the Terms, your only remedy is to discontinue your use of the Service and to cancel any Account(s) (as defined below) you have created for use of the Service. If you violate the Terms, we reserve the right to issue you a warning regarding the violation or to immediately terminate or suspend all or part of the Account(s) you have created for using the Service. You agree that we do not need to provide you notice before terminating or suspending your Account(s), but it may provide such notice in its sole discretion. You agree that we may change any part of the Service, including its content, at any time, or discontinue the Service or any part thereof, for any reason, without notice to you and without liability. The Service is made available for personal and non-commercial use only. Therefore, you are not allowed to resell, deep-link, use, copy, monitor (e.g., spider, scrape), display, download, reproduce, or use crawlers, robots, data mining or extraction tools of any type in connection with any content or information, software, products or Service available through our Service for any commercial or competitive activity or purpose. You declare that by acceptance of these Terms and/or by using the Service you are of legal age to form a binding contract with us, and in any case, at least 16 years of age. You may not use the Service and may not accept these Terms if you are a person barred from using the Service under the laws of the country in which you are a resident of or from which you access the Service. If the Services or any part thereof are determined to be illegal under the laws of the country in which you are situated, you shall not be granted any right or license to use the Service and must refrain from using the Service.
Subject to your agreement and compliance with these Terms, we grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable, limited scope license to use the Service. Use of the Service shall be solely for your own, private purposes and for no other purpose whatsoever. You hereby acknowledge that your license to use the Service is limited by these Terms, and, if you violate or if, at any point, you do not agree to any of these Terms, your license to use the Service shall immediately terminate, and you shall immediately refrain from using the Service.
It is your responsibility to ensure your computer or mobile device meets all the necessary technical specifications to enable you to access and use the Service. We do not provide you with the equipment to access and/or use our Service. You are responsible for all fees charged by third parties related to your access and use of the Service (e.g., charges by Internet service providers or air time charges).
The Services are currently provided free of charge, however, the Service or any part of them may be subject to future payment of applicable fees, as shall be detailed on the Services from time to time and at our sole discretion. In the event that the use of the Service shall be subject to payment, then the access to the Service and use of its features will be contingent upon timely payment of applicable fees. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service in case of any failure on your part to timely pay any fees due by you to us (if any). We may, at our sole discretion, add, remove or change the features and Service it offers or the fees (including the amount or the type of fees) we charge at any time. All applicable fees payable by you are exclusive of any applicable taxes and duties, including, without limitation, VAT and applicable sales tax. Fees are quoted and payable in euros, and fees are based on Service purchased and not actual usage. Payment is safely processed through a third-party payment processor (such as PayPal, Square) ("Payment Processor")You agree: (i) that the services of Payment Processors may be used to process transactions; (ii) to review and be bound by the Payment Processor's terms of use and privacy policy; (iii) to only provide valid and current information for yourself; and (iv) that all payments made are final and non-refundable. You acknowledge that you may need to hold, or register, an active account with the Payment Processor. We are not responsible or liable for any activities or conduct of a Payment Processor, and you agree that you shall have no claim, suit or demand of any kind, and by agreeing to these Terms, hereby irrevocably and completely waive any such claim, suit or demand of any kind, to the extent such may exist or hereafter arise, towards us and any of our managers, directors, officers, shareholders, partners, affiliates, employees, consultants, service providers and/or any other person or entity acting on our behalf, in connection with or related to the conduct or any act or omission of a Payment Processor..
You represent and warrant that you have full right and authority to use the Services and to be bound by these Terms. You agree that you will comply fully with these Terms and all applicable domestic and international laws, regulations, statutes, ordinances that govern your use of such Services. Without limiting the foregoing and in recognition of the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local and international rules regarding online conduct. You also agree to comply with all applicable laws affecting the transmission of content or the privacy of persons. You undertake that you shall not defraud, or attempt to defraud, us or other users, and that you shall not act in bad faith in your use of the Service. If we determine that you have acted in bad faith and/or in violation of these Terms, or if we determine that your actions fall outside of reasonable community standards, we may, at our sole discretion, terminate your Account(s) and prohibit you from using the Service. You agree that your use of the Service shall be lawful and that you will comply with the usage rules. Without derogating the generality of the above, in connection with your use and access with the Services, you undertake that you shall not, and shall not permit or assist others to: Access the Services if you are barred from receiving the Services under the provisions of these Terms or any applicable law; Promote, host, display or implement the Services on any websites that: (i) contain indecent, obscene or pornographic material, hate speech, highly explosive subject matter (as determined by us at our sole discretion), defamatory, libelous, obscene, gambling related, discriminatory, deceptive, abusive spyware, adware, or other malicious programs or code, unsolicited mass distribution of email, or any illegal subject matter or activities or otherwise offensive content, or content addressed to individuals under the age of 18; (ii) incorporate any materials that infringe or assists others to infringe on any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights; (iii) are an incentive-based website, such as a lottery or sweepstakes site which rewards users for clicking on links; (iv) engage in activities that violate our Privacy Notice; (v) openly encourage users to click on banner ads or other sponsored links to support the site; or (vi) infringe any right of any third party or violate any applicable law or regulation; Upload, post, transmit or otherwise disseminate any material that is vulgar, indecent, obscene, pornographic, sexual or that is, in a reasonable person's view, otherwise offensive or objectionable; Libel, ridicule, defame, mock, stalk, intimidate, threaten, harass, or abuse anyone, hatefully, racially, ethnically or in any other manner; Copy, rent, lease, sell, transfer, assign, sublicense, disassemble, reverse engineer or decompile, modify or alter any part of the Services; Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or transmit) files that contain viruses, Trojan Horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files or data, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Services or the computers of other users of the Services; Advertise, solicit or transmit any commercial advertisements, including chain letters, junk e-mail or repetitive messages to anyone; Violate the contractual, personal, intellectual property or other rights of any party including by using, uploading, transmitting, distributing, or otherwise making available any information or material made available through the Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other right of any party (including rights of privacy or publicity); Create false personas, multiple identities, multiple user Accounts (except for a bona fide purpose in order to acquire the Services), set up Account(s) on behalf of someone other than yourself, use bots or other automated software programs to defraud or which otherwise violate these Terms and/or the terms of service of any third-party applications or social networks through which the Service is accessed; Attempt to obtain passwords or other private information related to other users, especially personally identifiable information, identification documents, or financial information; Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit), without our express consent, any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including, without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats ("gifs"), 1x1 pixels, web bugs, cookies or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as "spyware", "passive collection mechanisms" or "pcms"); Improperly use support channels or complaint buttons to make false reports to us; Develop and distribute "auto" software programs, "macro" software programs or other "cheat utility" software programs or applications; Encourage any third party to: (i) directly or indirectly generate usage, queries, impressions, or clicks through any automated, deceptive, fraudulent or other invalid means; (ii) edit or modify any tag, or remove, obscure or minimize any tag in any way; or (iii) engage in any action or practice that reflects poorly on us or otherwise disparages or devalues our reputation or goodwill; Engage in any fraudulent activity with respect to payment methods or advertiser tracking mechanisms; Violate any applicable laws or regulations, or encourage or promote any illegal activity including, but not limited to, copyright infringement, trademark infringement, defamation, invasion of privacy, identity theft, hacking, cracking or distribution of counterfeit software, or cheats or hacks for the Services; Attempt to use the Services on or through any service that is not authorized by us. Any such use is at your own risk and may subject you to additional or different terms. We take no responsibility for your use of the Services through any service that is not authorized by it; Attempt to interfere with, hack into or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers for the Services; and/or Interfere with the ability of others to enjoy using the Services, including disruption, overburden or aid the disruption or overburdening of the Services’ servers, or take actions that interfere with or materially increase the cost to provide the Services for the enjoyment of all its users. .
We and/or our affiliates retain all rights in the Services’ materials (including, but not limited to, applications, software, designs, graphics, texts, information, pictures, video, sound, music, and other files, and their selection and arrangement) (collectively, "Services’ Materials"). The entire contents of the Services are protected by applicable copyright, trade dress, patent, and trademark laws, international conventions, and other laws protecting intellectual property and related proprietary rights. You shall not, nor shall you cause any other party to modify, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, copy, transfer, create derivative works from, rent, sub-license, distribute, reproduce framed, republish, scrape, download, display, transmit, post, lease or sell in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, use for any purpose other than for using the Service pursuant to these Terms or otherwise exploit any of the Services’ Materials without our explicit, prior written consent. The foregoing shall not apply to your own User Content that you post through the Service in accordance with these Terms. All other uses of copyrighted or trade mark material, including any derivative use, require explicit, prior written consent from us. Any reproduction or redistribution of materials not in accordance with these Terms is explicitly prohibited and may result in the termination of your Account(s) as well as severe civil and criminal penalties.We and/or our affiliates own all right, title, and interest, including copyrights and other intellectual property rights, in and to all the Services’ Materials. You hereby acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by using the Service or by accessing any of the Services’ Materials, or rights to any derivative works thereof. You are not required to provide us with any feedback or suggestions regarding the Service or any of the Services’ Materials. However, should you provide us with comments or suggestions for the modification, correction, improvement or enhancement of the Service and/or any of the Services’ Materials, then, subject to the terms and conditions of these Terms, you hereby grant us a non-exclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license, including the right to sublicense, to use and disclose such comments and suggestions in any manner we choose and to display, perform, copy, have copied, make, have made, use, sell, offer to sell, and otherwise dispose of us and our sublicensees' products and content embodying such comments or suggestions in any manner and via any media we choose, but without reference to the source of such comments or suggestions. Please note that the use of any third party logos, trademarks and/or service marks in our Services does not imply any sponsorship, endorsement or other relationship.
You agree that your use of the Services shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we, our managers, directors, officers, shareholders, partners, affiliates, employees, consultants, service providers and/or any other person or entity acting on our behalf, disclaim all warranties, explicit or implied, in connection with the Services and your use thereof including implied warranties of merchantability, title, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement, usefulness, authority, accuracy, completeness, and timeliness. We make no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the content of the Services, of the content of any sites linked to the Services, of any documents and/or files and/or answers provided by third parties and of any Third Party Materials (as defined below) and assume no liability or responsibility for any: Errors, mistakes, inaccuracies, non-suitability or non-conformity of any content. Direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages including without derogating personal injury, property damages and/or monetary damages, of any nature whatsoever, arising out of the use of or the inability to use the Services; Unauthorized access to or use of Third-Party Materials, secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein; interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Services; delays in providing the Services; Bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the Services by any third party; and/or Errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, e-mailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Services. Our Services and content are intended for private use and are not legal advice. We do not offer any opinions, legal or otherwise, regarding the information you provide and the Services we provide. WITHOUT DEROGATING FROM THE ABOVEMENTIONED, IN NO EVENT WILL WE, OUR MANAGERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, SHAREHOLDERS, PARTNERS, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ACTING ON OUR BEHALF, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PERSON FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING ANY LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES OR OTHER MATERIALS ON, ACCESSED THROUGH OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE SERVICES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THESE DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY USER CONTENT AND/OR DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE AND/OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM AND/OR ASSOCIATED WITH THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU. IN THE EVENT THAT DESPITE THE EXPLICIT PROVISIONS OF THIS PARAGRAPH, WE ARE FOUND LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY FOR ANY SUCH DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, SHALL NOT EXCEED 100 US$. The security of information and payments transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed in 100 hundred percent. Any losses incurred or sustained by you as a result of transmitting information by means of email or other internet links, shall be borne solely and exclusively by you, and in no event, shall any such losses be borne, in whole or part, by us. You agree to indemnify and hold us, and each of our managers, directors, officers, shareholders, partners, affiliates, employees, consultants, service providers and/or any other person or entity acting on its behalf, harmless from and against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, arising out of or in connection with any of the following: Your use of and access to the Services; Your violation of any term of these Terms; Your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any privacy, data protection, or intellectual property right; Any claim that any user request or submission made by you has caused damage to a third party; and/or Any User Content you post or share on or through the Services. Additionally, we shall not be deemed to be in breach of these Terms, nor shall we incur any liability or bear any responsibility due to a delay or failure in performance caused by Force Majeure. "Force Majeure" referrers to circumstances beyond our reasonable control, including but not limited to acts of God, fire, flood, war, terrorism, embargo, accident, labor disputes, or shortage of material, equipment or transport, any law, regulation, or any ruling of court, tribunal or governmental agency.
Dealings with Advertisers
You agree that your use of the Services shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we, our managers, directors, officers, shareholders, partners, affiliates, employees, consultants, service providers and/or any other person or entity acting on our behalf, disclaim all warranties, explicit or implied, in connection with the Services and your use thereof including implied warranties of merchantability, title, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement, usefulness, authority, accuracy, completeness, and timeliness. We make no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the content of the Services, of the content of any sites linked to the Services, of any documents and/or files and/or answers provided by third parties and of any Third Party Materials (as defined below) and assume no liability or responsibility for any.
You may be able to access, review, display or use third party service, resources, content, data, information, software code and/or links to other websites or resources ("Third Party Materials") via the Services. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume any and all risks arising from your access to, use of or reliance upon any such Third Party Materials, and we disclaim any liability that you may incur arising from your access to, use of or reliance upon such Third Party Materials through the Services. You acknowledge and agree that we: (i) are not responsible for the availability, accuracy integrity, quality or lawfulness of such Third Party Materials or the products or service on or available from such Third Party Materials; (ii) have no liability to you or any third party for any harm, injuries or losses suffered as a result of your access to or use of such Third Party Materials; and (iii) do not make any promises to remove Third Party Materials from being accessed through the Services. Your ability to access or link to Third Party Materials or third party service does not imply any endorsement by us of Third Party Materials or any such third party service. These Terms do not authorize you to, and you may not use any Third Party Materials except as expressly permitted (by license or otherwise) by the owners of such Third Party Materials and such owners may have the right to seek damages against you for any unauthorized use of their Third Party Materials. Without derogating from any of our rights and remedies under these Terms and/or under law, we will be entitled, at its sole discretion, to immediately discontinue the Services or any part thereof, including the termination of your Account(s), in the event of any alleged infringement, misappropriation or violation of any rights of any third parties in connection with the Third Party Materials. You may not use any Third Party Materials for which you have not obtained appropriate approval to use. We cannot grant permission to use third party content.
The Service may contain links to other websites or resources ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of us and we are not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. We are not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by us of the site or any association with its operators. You acknowledge and agree that we will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or service available on or through any such site or resource.

Privacy Policy(6)

The answers on most common questions about how we handle your datas.

We will never sell, trade or rent your personal data to anyone. Not now, not ever!We share Personal Data only under the following limited circumstances: With third parties if necessary to comply with applicable law, a legal or regulatory requirement, for the administration of justice, to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of others, to protect the security or integrity of our databases and our services, to take precautions against legal liability, to enforce our agreements and policies, or in the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event. We may share non-Personal Data, aggregated, statistical, and anonymized data for lawful and legitimate business purposes without limitation.
Cookies are small files that a web server sends to a user's device when the user browses online. Your device removes session cookies when you close your browser session. Persistent cookies last for longer periods. You can view the expiry date of each cookie, through your browser settings. We may use both types. We may use persistent cookies to remember your log-in details and make it easier for you to log-in the next time you access our website and application. We use this type of cookies and session cookies for additional purposes, such as operating, protecting, and improving the website and our services, their content and how we offer them or for auditing and tracking usage statistics and traffic flow to facilitate the use of our services’ features and tools. Every browser allows you to manage your cookies preferences. You can block or remove certain cookies, or all of them through your browser settings. Please bear in mind that blocking or removing cookies will have an effect on your user experience with our service. For example, you will need to re-enter your log-in details, or even prevent you from using features of the service. We do not use cookies for marketing or targeting purposes. The cookies we use are only used to provide you with a better service.
Security of Data
We use physical, technical, and administrative security measures for the services that we believe comply with applicable laws and industry standards. These measures are designed to help us prevent your Personal Data from being accessed without proper authorization, improperly used or disclosed, unlawfully destructed, or accidentally lost. Please bear in mind that the transmission of information via the internet cannot be 100% secure. As such, although we will do our best to protect your Personal Data, we, like anyone else, cannot fully guarantee the security of data transmitted via our website or our services. If a data incident that involves your Personal Data occurs, we will take maximum efforts to contain the incident, minimize the risks to the extent possible and, if required by applicable laws, provide you with a notification about the incident.
We keep your Personal Data on servers located in the European Union. However, we use service providers, such as our customer support service, who need to use certain Personal Data to help us provide you with our services. They keep the data in other countries, as well, including in the United States.Your consent to this policy means that you also explicitly consent to such data transfer.
Persons under 16
Our services are not intended for users under the age of 16. Children under the age of 16 are not permitted to use the Services nor provide us with any Personal Data without the consent of a parent or guardian.
We collect non-personal data about the use of our website and the services, such as the scope of use, frequency, latency, pages accessed and viewed, interactions with content and materials displayed, and other technical information regarding the type of devices used to access our services. Non-Personal Data is used mainly for clickstream analysis, to maintain and develop our website and services, to measure and understand the level of engagement with the services, for general business analytics for ensuring the technical functioning of our network, to help prevent fraudulent use of our services, to protect the website and our services from cyber threats and for developing new capabilities and features.