Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Welcome to GIMUNDO.  GIMUNDO takes the privacy of your personal information very seriously. This Privacy Policy describes how we treat the information we collect when you visit our Web site and/or register for a dose of good news daily. Please read this notice very carefully.  By using this website or signing up for our newsletter you accept the terms of this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This is a legally binding agreement between you and GIMUNDO.

Personal Identifiable Information

In order to supply you with your GIMUNDO newsletter, we need you to provide your e-mail address. So that we may also provide you with additional services, we may also request your name, location, gender, age and telephone number. GIMUNDO does not collect any other personal information that you do not expressly provide. GIMUNDO will NEVER EVER sell, rent or share your personal information, including your e-mail address, with any third parties for marketing purposes without your express permission. GIMUNDO may share your personal information for the purpose of delivering our e-mail to you or as required by law.

Non-Personal Identifiable Information

We may also request non-personally identifiable information, such as (annual income, education level, buying preferences) also known as demographic and profile data, though this information is optional. We may use this data to improve our site and/or tailor your experience at our site, showing you content that we think you might be interested in, and displaying content according to your preferences. We may also share this information with others, such as advertisers interested in advertising in the GIMUNDO or our site, in aggregate, anonymous form, which means that the information will not contain any personally identifiable information about you or any other person.

Usage Information

In addition to collecting personal and non-personal information, GIMUNDO may also collect non-personal, aggregated information about subscribers’ use of our site. This information is not personally identifiable and will only be used to find out how subscribers use our service and site. The collection of this information allows us to, among other things, prepare for traffic on our website and to efficiently deliver your good news to your inbox.

User Submissions

GIMUNDO may now or in the future permit the submission of stories, statements, videos and/or photographs submitted and posted by you and other users (“User Submissions”) and the hosting, sharing, and/or publishing of such User Submissions on GIMUNDO. You understand that whether or not such User Submissions are published, GIMUNDO does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any submissions.

You will be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. In connection with User Submissions, you affirm, represent, and/or warrant that: (i) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize GIMUNDO to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all User Submissions to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by this website and this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement; (ii) you agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and any other monies owing any person by reason of any User Submission that you submit to GIMUNDO for publication and (iii) you have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in the User Submission to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by GIMUNDO and this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement. By submitting the User Submissions to GIMUNDO, you grant GIMUNDO, and anyone authorized by GIMUNDO, a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Submissions in connection with the GIMUNDO website and GIMUNDO’s (and its successor’s) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the GIMUNDO website (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also grant each user of the GIMUNDO website a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the website, and to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Submissions as permitted through the functionality of the website and under this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement.

In connection with User Submissions, you further agree that you will not: (i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant GIMUNDO all of the license rights granted herein; (ii) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage GIMUNDO or any third party; (iii) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; (iv) post advertisements or solicitations of business; or (v) impersonate another person. GIMUNDO does not endorse any User Submission or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and GIMUNDO expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions.  GIMUNDO will remove a User Submission if properly notified that such User Submission infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. GIMUNDO reserves the right to remove User Submissions without prior notice.  GIMUNDO also reserves the right to decide whether a User Submission is appropriate and complies with this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement for violations other than copyright infringement and violations of intellectual property law, such as, but not limited to, pornography, obscene or defamatory material, or excessive length.

Protecting The Privacy of Children

Children should always get permission from their parents before sending any information about themselves (such as their names, email addresses, and phone numbers) over the Internet, to us or to anyone else. Our website is not directed at children under 18 and we won’t knowingly allow anyone under 18 to provide us any personally identifying information; if you’re under 18, please don’t provide any information about yourself on this website.

Review and Access

Upon your request, we will provide you with a summary of the information we collect about you. You will have an opportunity to correct, update or modify this information.

Opt-Out/Unsubscribe

When you receive an e-mail that you did not expressly request, we will provide you with an e-mail address by which you may unsubscribe from future notices. You may at any time cancel your membership to the GIMUNDO newsletter by visiting the unsubscribe page. GIMUNDO does not tolerate any abuse, harassment, or fraudulent activity aimed towards other members.

Third Party Advertising

Some of the ads appearing on this Web site are delivered to you by a 3rd party advertising partner. Information about your visit to their site, such as number of times you have viewed an ad (but not your name, address, or other personal information), is used to serve ads to you. This information is not sold or used for any other purposes.

Browser Level Information

Our web server automatically collects limited information about your computer configuration when you visit our site, including the type of browser software you use, the operating system you’re running, the resolution of your computer monitor, the website that referred you, and your IP address. (Your IP address is a numerical address that is used by computers connected to the Internet to identify your computer so that data (such as the web pages you want to view) can be transmitted to you. We also use IP address information for systems administration and trouble shooting purposes. Your IP address does not tell us who you are.) We use this information to make our site as useful as we can for as many users as possible.

Tracking and Cookies

GIMUNDO makes use of browser “cookies” like most all sites on the internet. Cookies are small text files placed on your computer’s hard disk by our server. They allow us to quickly check your status as a subscriber and facilitate access to your preferences. GIMUNDO will never use cookies to retrieve information from a computer that is unrelated to our site or services. GIMUNDO also uses transparent GIF images. We use these images to track the e-mails that we send out.

To help us tailor our website to the needs and interests of our visitors, we may keep track of the pages visited by our users by placing a cookie. The cookie allows us to track the pages you’ve visited. We may aggregate this data with data on the pages visited by other users to track overall visitor traffic patterns. The cookies do not reveal personal information and cannot read unrelated data off your hard drive. In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertisers may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser, a process we don’t control.  We don’t have access to these cookies or to any information they contain.

Links to Other Sites

As part of the service, GIMUNDO may create links allowing you to access third party sites that we do not operate where you can obtain related information, products and services. GIMUNDO is not responsible for the content that appears on those sites and does not endorse these sites. We cannot guarantee the prices, terms, quality, reliability or performance of the information, products or services provided by these websites and/or vendors. Please consult those sites’ individual privacy policies in order to determine how they treat user information. You release GIMUNDO from any damages that you may incur, and agree not to assert any claims against them, arising from your purchase or use of third-party supplied information, products and services.

Security

All information described above is stored on restricted database servers in protected environments.  However, no physical or electronic security system is fail safe. We cannot guarantee the security of our servers or databases, nor can we guarantee that information you supply won’t be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet.

Ownership and Permissions

GIMUNDO is made available for your personal, non-commercial use only. The materials on this site are the property of GIMUNDO or its licensors, and are protected by U.S. copyright laws, other copyright laws, and international conventions. Except as explicitly provided in this agreement, you may not distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, or otherwise exploit any of the materials on this site. You may display and occasionally print a single copy of any page on the site for your personal, non-commercial use, but you may not otherwise reproduce any material appearing on this site without the prior written consent of the owner. You may not store any significant portion of, nor distribute copies of, materials found on this site, in any form (including electronic form), without prior written permission from the owner.

You are free to establish a hypertext link to this site so long as the link does not state or imply any endorsement or sponsorship of you, your company, or your site by GIMUNDO or any of its affiliates. However, without the prior written permission of GIMUNDO, you may not frame any of the content of GIMUNDO, nor incorporate into another website or other service any intellectual property of GIMUNDO or its licensors.

Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitation of Liability, and Indemnification

IF YOU RELY ON THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCT OR SERVICE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, INACCURACIES, AND/OR OTHER PROBLEMS WITH THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES PUBLISHED ON OR PROMOTED OVER THIS SITE. THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS.” GIMUNDO AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS, CANNOT AND DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE ADVICE, OPINIONS, STATEMENTS OR OTHER INFORMATION AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE (OR ANY INFORMATION, GOODS OR SERVICES THAT ARE REFERRED TO, ADVERTISED OR PROMOTED ON, OR SOLD THROUGH THIS WEBSITE). NOR DO WE OR THEY GUARANTEE THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE ERROR FREE, OR CONTINUOUSLY AVAILABLE, OR THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL GIMUNDO OR ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES OTHER THAN DIRECT DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE LINKED TO FROM OR ADVERTISED OR PROMOTED ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR LOSS OF DATA), EVEN IF WE ARE ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SOME OF THESE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS GIMUNDO, ITS EMPLOYEES, OWNERS, REPRESENTATIVES, AND LICENSEES AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, OF WHATEVER NATURE, THAT ARISE OUT OF ANY BREACH BY YOU OF THIS AGREEMENT OR YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE.

Modification to this Policy

GIMUNDO may change this policy, but we’ll post any changes here, so, when you’re feeling low blood sugar, be sure to check in.  GIMUNDO may change the terms of this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement from time to time. We’ll post the changes to this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement on this website and update the reference to the effective date to reflect the date of the amendment. By visiting GIMUNDO, you agree that your visit, and any dispute over privacy or the use of this site, is governed by this Terms of Use and Privacy Statement, as modified. GIMUNDO may change, restrict access to, suspend, or discontinue this website, or any portion of this website, at any time.

Non-Human Visitors to the gimundo.com Domain

Any Non-Human Visitors to Gimundo.com are considered agents of the individual(s) who makes use of them. These individuals are ultimately responsible for the behavior of their Non-Human Visitor agents and are liable for violations of this Terms of Service agreement.

Special License Restrictions for non-Human Visitors to the Gimundo.com Domain

Special restrictions on a visitor’s license to access the Website apply to Non-Human Visitors. Non-Human Visitors include, but are not limited to computer programs designed to access, read, compile or gather content from the Website automatically. Non-Human Visitors are restricted from utilizing or taxing the resources of the Website beyond what would be considered by a reasonable person as standard behavior for a human visitor. Non-Human Visitors who do not comply with all of the directives outlined in the “robots.txt” file and “X-Robots-Tag” are expressly forbidden from entering, accessing or retrieving any part of this website, or any files or data from the Gimundo.com domain.

Miscellaneous

This Terms of Use and Privacy Statement have been made in, and will be construed in accordance with the laws of, the State of Maine. By using this website, you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts in Cumberland County, Maine, in all disputes arising out of or relating to this Agreement or use of this website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this policy or our site in general, please contact us.