Privacy statement

Privacy statement

Privacy Policy

This is a work in progress that will become more detailed as we finalize our software decisions Little Black Cart (LBC) is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website, as well as our customers. LBC has established this Privacy Policy to explain what information we collect through this website and how it is used. In this policy, "LBC" refers to the LBC group and volunteers all of whom are bound by law or contract to keep information they receive as part of their assistance to LBC confidential. LBC does not sell or rent donor information under any circumstances, and we do not share information without prior consent except as compelled by law. Because LBC provides our own OSP services (we manage our own IT and only rely on other facilities for bandwidth and storage space) we hold on to very little information that is subpeonable. We do this to increase our users privacy and decrease our liability. (See discussion below.) Information gathered by LBC For visitors to our website, we may, but generally do not, log standard technical information, such as the numerical Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and your operating system; and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site. Circumstances in which we temporarily log standard technical information include conducting site testing, diagnosis of technical problems, and defending against attacks on the site. We generally do log the date and time users access our site on an anonymous basis. We do not use persistent cookies on this site unless you log in as a customer to the site. We may use session cookies from time to time. Session cookies expire when you close your browser. You can set your browser to refuse cookies, and use Tor if you wish to keep your IP number and other technical information anonymous. We may ask for additional personal information when you provide feedback or comments, or otherwise communicate with us. While we respect anonymous donations, please note that your personal information is required if you choose to donate using our online form. LBC Use of Information LBC uses the information provided by you to further its mission. Primarily that use is to assess the technical capabilites of our service and schedule the growth of our services.

Third-Party Service Providers

The LBC site provides links to a wide variety of third-party websites. LBC is not responsible for, and does not have any control over, the privacy practices or the content of such third parties. We encourage users to read the privacy policies of any website visited.

Disclosure of Your Information

While LBC endeavors to provide the highest level of protection for your information, we may disclose personally identifiable information about you to third parties in limited circumstance, including: (1) with your consent; or (2) when we have a good faith belief it is required by law, such as pursuant to a subpoena or other judicial or administrative order. If we are required by law to disclose the information that you have submitted, we will at tempt to provide you with notice (unless we are prohibited) that a request for your information has been made in order to give you an opportunity to object to the disclosure. We will attempt to provide this notice by email, if you have given us an email address, or by postal mail if you have entered a postal address. If you do not challenge the disclosure request, w e may be legally required to turn over your information. In addition, we will independently object to requests for access to information about users of our site that we believe to be improper.

Updating or Removing Your Information

You may choose to correct, update, or delete the membership information you have submitted to us by sending an email requesting changes to info@littleblackcart.com. Furthermore, if we inadvertently collect more personal information than intended, we endeavor to delete t he extraneous information. However, please understand that deleted information may continue to persist on back-up media.

Changes to Our Policies

LBC's Privacy Policy may change from time to time. However, any revised privacy policy wi ll be consistent with LBC's mission. If we make any substantive changes to our policies, we will place notice on the site and in our newsletter. Security LBC employs industry standard security measures to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. Information submitted through the shopping, members hip, and donation processes is encrypted through a Secured Socket Layer (SSL) connections, which protects the information in transit. Although we make good faith efforts to store information collected by LBC in a secure ope rating environment, we cannot guarantee complete security. Information collected by LBC will be maintained for a length of time appropriate to our needs. However, we generally do not retain credit card information unless you choose to have us make automatic monthly withdrawals from your account for your donation.

Electronic Communications

We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Your Account

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. LBC does sell products for children, but it sells them to adults, who can purchase with a credit card. If you are under 18, you may use LBC only with involvement of a parent or guardian. LBC and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.

Reviews, Comments, & other Content

Our site relies on usrs. Users may post reviews, comments, and other content so long as the content is not illegal, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing on intellectual property, or otherwise injurious to third parties. LBC reserves the right to remove content but would much rather not.

Risk of Loss

All items purchased from LBC are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier.

Disclaimer

This site is provided by Little Black Cart on an "As Is" and "As Available" basis. LBC makes no representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the operation of the site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site. You expressly agree that your use of this site is at your sole risk. Little Black Cart will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages.

Our Address

Little Black Cart PO Box 3920 Berkeley, CA 94703