Last updated on June 08, 2018
Welcome to Higher Skills Games
OUR PRIVACY COMMITMENT
Types of information do we collect about you:
HigherSkills(pvt.)Ltd. respects your privacy and believe in minimization of collection of your personal information.Data protection law in Europe requires a “lawful basis” for collecting and processing personal information from citizens or residents of the European Economic Area.If required by applicable law, HigherSkills(pvt.)Ltd. will request your specific consent prior to collecting any of your personal information. If you prefer, however, not to disclose your personal information to HigherSkills(pvt.)Ltd. you may not be able to enjoy certain features of our Services.
As stated above, HigherSkills(pvt.)Ltd. will request your specific affirmative consent, if required by applicable law, in a clear, concise, and specific manner prior to collecting and processing your personal information.In some instances, we will need to collect your personal information to comply with our contractual obligation to deliver the Services to you (e.g., pursuant to our End User License Agreement for a Service), such as by collecting your IP address to facilitate matchmaking in an online multiplayer video game, or collecting your telemetry data to display your player statistics and rankings to you.Sometimes the law says we need to collect and process your personal information. For example, a court may order us to process your data for a particular purpose other than for which it was initially collected. On occasion, we may collect and process your personal information when we have a good and fair reason to use your data and we do so in ways which do not hurt your interests and rights. In other words, we may collect and process your data to pursue our legitimate interests in a way that might reasonably be expected as part of running our business and that does not materially impact your rights, freedom or interests. We do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from users under in the United States, and under the applicable age of consent in other countries other than as permitted by law.
HigherSkills does not direct its websites, games, game engines, or applications to children under the age of 13, depending on the country where you reside). We also do not intentionally collect personal information from children. If parents believe that we have unintentionally collected their Child's personal information, they should contact us to request the deletion of the information.
Personal Information, We Collect:
To offer our users certain features of our Services, and to create certain user accounts, we collect several types of personal information from you directly.this information may include: Name, Username, Email Adress, date o birth, telephone number,country of residence.Typically, this information includes: IP address, Mobile or device identifiers, Browser information, including browser type,Platform type,Details about the Services you are using and your use of them, such as:game telemetry data, purchase behavior, user and gameplay progression information.
Non-Personal Information, We Collect:
Additionally, we may also collect other types of non-personal information "known as demographic information" such as your hobbies, occupation, game preferences, platform preferences, and other game ownership information. This demographic information may be combined with your personal information.
Third-Party Links, Social Networks:
Information Collected Through Social Networking Services: You can engage with our Services on or through third-party social networking websites, such as Facebook, Twitch and Twitter, or other third-party social media plug-ins and applications which may be hosted on separate websites or embedded within or integrated with our Services.
Third-Party, Ad Networks:
When you engage with our Services through third-party social networking websites, plug-ins and applications, you may authorize us to have access to certain information from your social media profile, e.g., name, e-mail address, photo, birthday, location, your list of friends, people you follow and/or who follow you, the posts or the "likes" you make, to deliver content or as part of the operation of the Service. We may also obtain non-personal information from your interaction with our Services e.g., content viewed, game performance and scores, and information about advertisements within the content you have been shown or may have clicked on.
Transfers of Information:
If you are located in the EU or the Epic entities located in the EU process your personal information in the EU, then you have the right to restrict or object to our processing of your personal information. The right to restrict processing arises only in limited circumstances, for example, if you think we are processing inaccurate information.
You also may prevent us from sending direct marketing at any time without limitation. To request a restriction or to object to processing, please submit your request by sending an email to the address specified in the “Contact Us” section below.
Similarly, if you are located in the EU or Epic entities located in the EU process your personal information, then we will provide you with the ability to request access to and correction or deletion of your personal information.
You also may request that we provide you with a copy of your personal information, or update it or delete it on your behalf. Your right to request access, correction, or deletion is sometimes limited.
Individuals located in the EU or whose personal information is processed by Epic in the EU also have the right to obtain their personal information so they can transfer it to another party, or ask us to do so on their behalf, which we will do when technically feasible. This right is limited, and only arises when our processing of your information is automated and based on your consent or our user agreements and/or terms and conditions. To exercise this right, please submit your request by sending an email to the address specified in the “Contact Us” section below.
Information used and shared:
We use your personal and non-personal information, both individually and in the aggregate, in the following ways; Set up and maintain accounts you register for Provide game experiences that you may like Operate, improve, and develop our games and Services. Serve and measure the effectiveness of advertising Measure the health of our Services Identify, fix, and troubleshoot bugs and service errors Provide software updatessecurity measures do we take to safeguard your personal information: Help keep our Services safe and fair, resolve disputes, investigate and help curb fraud and illegal behavior, comply with the law, and to enforce our agreements and policies.
We may also use your personal information for other purposes, such as operational uses necessary to conduct our business or provide the Services. For example, we may use your information to send you administrative communications either about your account with us or about features of our Services.
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This policy may be updated periodically to reflect changes in our personal information practices or relevant laws. We will indicate at the top of this policy when this policy was last updated. Please review this policy every time you access or use our websites, game engines, games, or applications to make sure that you have reviewed the most recent version.
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, HigherSkills(pvt.)Ltd. commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. If a European Union, European Economic Area or Swiss individual’s complaint cannot be resolved through our internal process, we will cooperate with JAMS pursuant to the JAMS International Mediation Rules, available on the JAMS website. Mediation shall be conducted in English and shall take place in the City and County of San Francisco in the State of California before one mediator selected in accordance with such rules and procedures.
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