Purpose and Scope. Sellers International LLC (“Quimbee” or “Company”) is
committed to respecting the privacy rights of users of the Quimbee website, the
Quimbee service, and any software applications made available by Quimbee, such
as any mobile-device application Quimbee makes available (together, the
“Service”). Quimbee is committed to protecting personal information we may
collect from visitors and any other individual or entity (“User”, “you”, or
apply to your use of the publicly accessible portions of this web site at https://www.quimbee.com/ (the “Site”),
including the Questions and Answers section of any webpage, and other
Quimbee-related sites, applications (such as Quimbee mobile apps for iOS and
Android devices), software, communications, capabilities, and services
you, the User of the Site, of the type of information collected by us and how
we use and protect such information.
Separate Terms of Service. By using the Service, you represent and warrant that
you have also read and understood, and agree to be bound by, this Privacy
Policy, Quimbee’s separate Community Rules for posting questions and answers
(the “Community Rules”), and
Quimbee’s separate Terms of Service document (the “Terms of Service”), which are incorporated by reference and made
The Community Rules document is available at https://www.quimbee.com/about/community-rules.
regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with
our policies and practices, you may choose not to use our Site or Services. By
accessing or using this Site or using our Services, you agree to this Privacy
Policy. This policy may change from time to time and we will notify you when
Website or use of the Services after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance
of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.
Irrespective of which country you live in, you authorize us to transfer, store,
and use your information in the United States and any other country where we
operate. In some of these countries, the privacy and data-protection laws and
rules regarding when government authorities may access data may vary from those
in the country where you live. Learn more about our data-transfer operations in
the “Storage and Transfer of Information” section below. If you do not agree to
the transfer, storage, and use of your information in the United States, and
any other country where we operate, please do not use the Sites or Services. If you
request to [email protected]
Services offered on our Site, but excludes services that have separate privacy
not apply to services offered by other companies or individuals, including
products or sites that may be displayed to you, or other sites linked from our
pixel tags, and other technologies to serve and offer relevant ads.
Each time you access the Service, the then-current version of this Privacy
Policy will apply. Each time you use the Service, we recommend that you check
changes since the last time you used the Service.
4. Children’s Privacy.
Quimbee does not solicit or knowingly collect Personal Information from children
under the age of 16 (or a minor in the jurisdiction in which you are
accessing our Sites or Services). If you are under the age of 16 (or a minor in the
jurisdiction in which you are accessing our Sites or Services), do not use the
Services, or make purchases via the Services, use any interactive features of
the Services, or post any Personal Information to our Sites or submit any
Personal Information via the Services.If Quimbee obtains actual knowledge that it has
collected Personal Information from a child under the age of 16, Quimbee will
immediately delete that information from its database. If you believe that we might have any
information from a child under age 16 in the applicable jurisdiction, please
contact us [email protected] If we learn that we have inadvertently
collected the Personal Information of a child under 16, or equivalent minimum
age depending on jurisdiction, we will take steps to delete the information as
soon as possible and cease the use of that information in accordance with
5. Information Collection Practices.
Traffic Data. Like most website and
mobile-application operators, Quimbee collects information that web browsers
automatically make available, including: (i) IP addresses, (ii) Internet domain
names, (iii) types of devices accessing the Service, and (iv) types of Web
browsers accessing the Service (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is not meant to personally identify
you, although it may be possible to identify you using Traffic Data in
combination with other data.
websites that you visit or certain emails that you open. Cookies store a string
of information on a User’s computer or mobile device, which the User’s web
browser provides to the Service automatically each time it interacts with the
Service. The purpose of Cookies is to identify the User as a unique user of the
Service or to store the user’s preferences for that website. Quimbee uses two
types of Cookies: “first-party Cookies” and “third-party Cookies.”
First-Party Cookies. Quimbee uses
first-party Cookies on the Service for the following purposes: (1) to gather
visitor and access information relevant to customizing the Service to your interests
and (2) to store your user ID so you do not have to re-enter it each time you
use the Service.
you do not wish to have first-party Cookies placed on your computer or mobile
Service. However, certain features of the Service may not function properly
responsibility for any resulting loss of functionality.
Third-Party Cookies and Advertising.
Advertising on Third-Party Websites. Quimbee may advertise on other
Third-Party Websites to you after you access the Service. We and third-party
marketing partners, including without limitation Google, Inc. (“Google”), may use first-party Cookies (such
as the Google Analytics Cookie), third-party Cookies (such as the DoubleClick
Cookie), and web beacons (such as the Facebook conversion-tracking pixel, see https://www.facebook.com/business/a/online-sales/conversion-tracking),
including across multiple devices, to inform, optimize, and serve
advertisements to you based on your use of the Service. This practice is
commonly known as retargeting or remarketing (see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Behavioral_retargeting).
Google Analytics is a web analytics service that helps website and app owners
understand how their visitors engage with their properties. It may use a set of
Cookies to collect information and report website usage statistics without
personally identifying individual visitors to Google. The main Cookie used by
Google Analytics is the “__ga” Cookie. Quimbee uses Google Analytics on the
Opting Out of Third-Party Cookies.
You may customize your Google Cookies preferences or opt out of using Google
Cookies on the Google Ads Settings page at http://www.google.com/settings/ads.
You may learn about Facebook Cookies and how to customize your preferences at https://www.facebook.com/about/ads.
You may opt out of using other third parties’ Cookies by visiting the Network
Advertising Initiative opt-out page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
You can also learn more about how to delete or control Cookies at http://www.aboutcookies.org/.
Third-Party Analytics Services.
selects Third-Party Analytics Services to help provide the Service to you; for
example, Google Analytics. Quimbee only shares information with the Third Party
that is required for the service they are offering and contractually bind these
providers to keep any information Quimbee shares with them as confidential and
to be used only for particular purposes.
Analytics Policy and Device Ad ID
Advertising IDs or “Device Ad ID”s
are files that are placed on your mobile application by your device
manufacturer. More information is available at https://developer.android.com/google/play-services/id.html.
The purpose of a Device Ad ID is to identify the User as a unique user of the
Service without collecting Personal Information.
Quimbee collects Device Ad IDs.
you do not wish for Quimbee to access your Device Ad ID, you must inform
Quimbee of your opt-out immediately, using the “Contact Us” form available
through your account, and then permanently cease all use of Quimbee. If you opt
out in this fashion, you assume all responsibility for any resulting loss of
Personal Information. To use certain
features of the Service, you might be asked to provide Quimbee certain information
identifiable to you (“Personal
Information”). You may provide to Quimbee Personal Information which
includes, but is not limited to, the following categories (1) “Contact Data” (such as your name, phone
number, fax number, mailing address, and email address); (2) “Financial Data” (such as your
credit/debit card number, expiration date, and billing address); (3) “Demographic Data” (such as your law
school graduation date, law school attended, and your billing ZIP code); (4) “Third-Party Social Media Account Data”
(such as your account information for third-party social media accounts when
you access the Service in connection to those accounts); (5) “Work History Data” (such as your
resume, including education and experience); and (6) “Profile Data” (such as your profile picture for display next to
publicly posted Questions and Answers). Quimbee may supplement the Personal
Information you provide with additional Personal Information gathered from
public sources or from third parties (e.g., consumer reporting agencies) who
may lawfully provide that information to Quimbee. You are under no obligation
to provide Personal Information, but your refusal to do so may prevent you from
using certain features of the Service.
Information You Make Public. The
Service may contain features (e.g., instant messages, electronic messaging,
etc.) that allow you to upload, post, transmit, display, perform, or distribute
content, or other information, including your Personal Information. Any
information that you choose to disclose through such features becomes public
information over which Quimbee is unable to exercise control. You should
exercise caution when deciding to disclose your Personal Information through
these features, and you agree to assume all responsibility for doing so.
Information you make public, including your profile picture, profile
information, and posting-activity information, may be accessed and viewed by
other Quimbee Users or site visitors. You acknowledge and agree that you are
responsible for the content of any information you make public, including by
posting publicly or uploading pictures, and any harm you cause to others
through making that information public or by using any Quimbee feature.
Mobile Device Information. Quimbee may collect: (i) information
about the type, make, and model of your mobile device, the operating system you
use on the device, browser type and specifications, the network service or
wireless communication provider who connects your device to a
telecommunications system or systems, your internet protocol address, and other
unique identifiers assigned by third parties to your mobile device, and (ii)
information about your activity on the device, including your use of other
mobile applications on the same device, click data and click patterns in
relation to promotional advertising on your device, Cookies (defined above),
tracking tags, pixel tags, web beacons, and visitor history.
Location Information. If you grant
us access to your location, Quimbee may collect information about your location
when you use our Sites and Services. Your location can be determined by: GPS,
IP address, and information about things near your device, such as Wi-Fi access
points and cell towers. When you use our
Services via a wireless device, we may solicit your permission to collect your
location data. Some features within our application may only function upon
confirmation of your location, and therefore such features will not be
available if you choose not to provide your location data to us. The
specificity of the location data collected may depend on a number of factors,
including the device you are using (e.g. laptop, smartphone or tablet) and how
you are connected to the Internet (e.g., via cable broadband connection, WiFi).
If you enable location services for our mobile application, we may collect
location data periodically as you use or leave open our mobile application. We
may associate such location data with Personal Information you provide to us.
Depending on the platform you use to access our mobile application (e.g.,
Apple’s iOS, Google’s Android), you may be able to control whether location
data is collected from within “Settings” or other controls on your wireless
device or the mobile application.
6. Information Collected Related to California
the last twelve (12) months, we have collected the following categories of Personal
Information from users:
A. Identifiers: First and last name, postal address, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet Protocol address, email address.
B. Personal information categories listed in the California Customer Records statute (Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.80(e)): A name, address, telephone number, education (law school), employment, employment history and disciplinary action (for our employees), professional memberships, employee reference checks, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information.
C. Protected classification characteristics under California or federal law: Age, nationality, racial or ethnic origin marital status, sex (including gender, gender identity, gender expression), sexual orientation.
D. Commercial information: Records of personal property, products or services purchased, obtained, or considered, or other purchasing or consuming histories or tendencies.
E. Internet or other similar network activity: Browsing history, search history, information on a consumer's interaction with a website, application logs, device data and registration, social media account information or advertisement.
I. Professional or employment-related information: Current or past job history or performance evaluations; disciplinary action, professional memberships, employee reference checks, and trade union membership
J. Inferences drawn from other personal information: Profile reflecting a person's preferences, behavior, and attitudes.
We obtain the categories of Personal Information listed above from the following
categories of sources:
from our Users or their agents.
from our Users or their agents. For example, through information we
collect from our clients in the course of providing Services to them.
- Directly and
indirectly from activity on our website, www.quimbee.com. For example,
from website usage details that are collected automatically. In addition,
like many companies, we use “cookies” which are small text files a website
can use to recognize repeat Users, facilitate the User’s ongoing access to
and use of the site and to track usage behavior of, for example, the
webpages you visit.
- From social
media websites, such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram,
- From third
parties that assist us in providing certain transactions and services,
even though it appears that you may not have left our Site.
Information Use and Disclosure Practices.
Traffic Data and Information Gathered
Using Cookies. Quimbee analyzes Traffic Data and information gathered using
Cookies to help Quimbee better understand who is using the Service and how they
are using it. By identifying patterns and trends in usage, Quimbee is able to
better design the Service to improve your experience and to serve you more
relevant and interesting content. From time to time, Quimbee may release
Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies in the aggregate, such as
by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Service. Quimbee does not
attempt to link information gathered using Cookies to Personal Information.
Generally. Quimbee uses your Contact
Data to send you information about Quimbee and Quimbee’s products and services,
and to contact you when necessary in connection with the Service. Quimbee uses
your Financial Data to verify your qualifications for certain features of the
Service and, when necessary, to bill you. Quimbee uses your Demographic Data to
customize and tailor your experience on the Service. Quimbee uses your
and the privacy policies of third-party social media companies, such as
Facebook and Twitter. As with Traffic Data and information gathered using
Cookies, from time to time Quimbee may release Demographic Data in the
aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the
Disclosure Practices. Except under
the following categories of circumstances, Quimbee will keep your Personal
Information private and will not share it with third parties. In the
preceding twelve (12) months, we have disclosed the following categories of Personal
Information for one or more business purposes:
Customer Records Personal Information categories;
classification characteristics under California or federal law;
or other network activity information;
or employment-related information;
drawn from other personal information.
Disclosure to Third-Party Partners in
Connection with an Exclusive Discount or Offer. Quimbee offers exclusive
discounts and benefits to certain Third-Party Partners and their members or
customers. You might claim one of those discounts and benefits, in which case
Quimbee may use your Personal Information to help our Third-Party Partners
better understand the demographics of our target audiences, as well as to
support both the marketing of Quimbee’s Services and our Third-Party Partner’s
products and services.
Disclosure in Connection with Service.
Quimbee discloses Personal Information to those who help it provide Services,
including without limitation those who perform technical, administrative, and
data-processing tasks such as hosting, billing, fulfillment, data storage, and
By Law or to Protect Rights. Quimbee
discloses Personal Information when required to do so by law, in response to a
subpoena or court order, or when Quimbee believes in its sole discretion that
disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of
Quimbee, third parties, or the public.
Business Transfers; Bankruptcy.
Quimbee reserves the right to transfer all Personal Information in its
possession to a successor organization in the event of a merger, acquisition,
or bankruptcy or other sale of all or a portion of Quimbee’s assets. Other than
to the extent ordered by a bankruptcy or other court, the use and disclosure of
an opportunity to affirmatively opt out of it. Personal Information submitted
adopted by Quimbee’s successor organization.
Unpaid Accounts. If you fail to pay
any balance owed in consideration of Services, Quimbee may, as permitted by
law, report your Personal Information, including without limitation your unpaid
balance, to consumer credit reporting services, collection agencies, and
Sale of Personal Information. We do
not sell Personal Information.
8. Consent to Receive Electronic Communications From
limitation, by registering for the Service and/or by providing your name,
email, postal or residential address, and/or phone number through the Service,
you expressly consent to receive electronic and other communications from
Quimbee, over the short term and periodically, including email communications,
regarding the Service, new product offers, promotions, and other matters. You
may opt out of receiving electronic communications at any time by (a) following
the unsubscribe instructions contained in each communication or (b) sending an
email to [email protected]
9. Security of Personal Information.
takes security seriously. Quimbee maintains administrative,
technical and physical safeguards designed to protect the User's Personal
Information and other information against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized
destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use. For example, we
and/or our service providers use commercially reasonable security measures such
as encryption, firewalls, and Secure Socket Layer software (SSL) or hypertext
transfer protocol secure (HTTPS) to protect Personal Information.
Although we take reasonable steps designed to protect
your Personal Data, please be advised that no security system or means of
transmitting data over the Internet can be guaranteed to be entirely secure
(including without limitation with respect to computer viruses, malicious
software and hacker attacks). We cannot
and do not guarantee or warrant the security of your Personal Information or
any information you disclose or transmit to us.
We are not responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized
access, and we make no warranty, express, implied or otherwise, that we will
prevent such access, and we are not responsible for any damages or liabilities
relating to any such incidents to the fullest extent permitted by law. Where
required under law, we will notify you of any such loss, misuse or alteration
of Personal Information that may affect you so that you can take the
For your own privacy protection, we urge you to keep
all passwords confidential. We also
recommend that you do not include sensitive information such as passwords,
social security numbers or payment information, in any emails that you send to
the security of the Services, please notify us by email at [email protected]
10. Lost or Stolen Information.
must promptly notify us if your credit, bank, other financial institution
information, username, or password is lost, stolen, or used without permission.
In such an event, we will remove the compromised information and update our
11. User Ability to Access, Update, and Correct
wants your Personal Information to be complete and accurate. As stated in the
Terms of Service, by using the Service, you represent and warrant that all
information you provide in connection with your use of the Service is current,
complete, and accurate, and that you will update that information as needed to
maintain its completeness and accuracy. Subject to applicable law, you may
obtain a copy of personal information we maintain about you or you may update
or correct inaccuracies in that information by accessing your Settings page. To
confirm the completeness and accuracy of, or make changes to, your Personal
Information, visit your Settings page. Through your Settings page, you may
review and update your Personal Information that we have already collected.
Please note that if you post, answer, or reply using Quimbee’s Question and
Answer feature, you may not subsequently edit your post, but you may remove that
post at any time by deleting the post.
12. Privacy Rights Specific to California
the California Consumer Privacy Act, California residents have specific rights
regarding their personal information. This section describes Californians’
rights and explains how California residents can exercise those rights.
we further outline specific rights which California residents may have under
the California Consumer Privacy Act.
Right to Access Your Data. You have the right to request that we
disclose certain information to you about our collection, use and
disclosure of your Personal Data over the past twelve (12) months. Any
disclosures we provide will only cover the 12-month period preceding the
receipt of your request. The response we provide will also explain
the reasons we cannot comply with a request, if applicable.
Right to Data Portability. You have the right to a “portable”
copy of your Personal Data that you have submitted to us. Generally, this means you have a right
to request that we move, copy or transmit your Personal Data stored on our
servers or information technology environment to another service
provider’s servers or information technology environment.
Right to Delete Your Data. You have the right to request that we
delete any of your Personal Data that we collected from you and retained,
subject to certain exceptions. Once we receive and confirm your verifiable
consumer request, we will delete (and direct our service providers to
delete) your Personal Data from our records, unless an exception applies.
Right to Non-Discrimination for the
Exercise of Your Privacy Rights. You have the right not to receive discriminatory treatment by us
for exercising your privacy rights conferred by the California Consumer
you are a California resident who chooses to exercise your rights, you can submit
a request via email to [email protected]
may also designate an agent to exercise your privacy rights on your behalf. In
order to designate an authorized agent to make a request on your behalf, you
must provide a valid power of attorney, the requester’s valid government-issued
identification, and the authorized agent’s valid government issued
Our Response to
receiving your request, we will confirm receipt of your request by either
sending you an email, confirming receipt via our online portal, or sending a
message to your online account. To help protect your privacy and maintain
security, we may take steps to verify your identity before granting you access
to the information. In some instances, such as a request to delete personal
information, we may first separately confirm that you would like for us to in
fact delete your personal information before acting on your request.
will respond to your request within forty-five (45) days. If we require more
time, we will inform you of the reason and extension period in writing.
If you have an account with us, we will deliver our written response to that
account. If you do not have an account with us, we will deliver our
written response by mail or electronically, at your option.
some cases, our ability to uphold these rights for you may depend upon our
obligations to process Personal Information for security, safety, fraud
prevention reasons, compliance with regulatory or legal requirements, listed
below, or because processing is necessary to deliver the services you have
requested. Where this is the case, we will inform you of specific details in
response to your request.
may deny your deletion request if retaining the information is necessary for us
or our service providers to:
- Complete the
transaction for which we collected the Personal Data, provide a good or
service that you requested, take actions reasonably anticipated within the
context of our ongoing business relationship with you, or otherwise
perform our contract with you;
security incidents, protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or
illegal activity, or prosecute those responsible for such activities;
products to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended
free speech, ensure the right of another consumer to exercise their free
speech rights, or exercise another right provided for by law;
- Comply with
the California Electronic Communications Privacy Act (Cal. Penal Code §
- Engage in
public or peer-reviewed scientific, historical, or statistical research in
the public interest that adheres to all other applicable ethics and
privacy laws, when the information's deletion may likely render impossible
or seriously impair the research's achievement, if you previously provided
- Enable solely
internal uses that are reasonably aligned with consumer expectations based
on your relationship with us;
- Comply with
a legal obligation; or
- Make other
internal and lawful uses of that information that are compatible with the
context in which you provided it.
neither owns nor controls Third-Party Websites. Accordingly, Third-Party
respect to Personal Information provided directly to them by Quimbee. Our
inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the
material on such websites or any association with their operators. Further, it
is up to the User to take precautions to ensure that whatever links the User
selects or software the User downloads (whether from this Site or other
websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and
other items of a destructive nature. Before visiting or providing Personal Information to
Third-Party Websites, you should inform yourself of the privacy policies and
practices (if any) of those Third-Party Websites, and you should take those
steps necessary to, in your discretion, protect your privacy.
14. Promotional Activities.
providing an email address on the Quimbee Site, you agree that we may contact
service-related notices, or to provide you with information about our events,
invitations, or related information. From time to time, Quimbee may conduct
contests, giveaways, and other promotions (collectively, “Promotional Activities”). Any information submitted in connection
with Promotional Activities will be treated in accordance with this Privacy
Policy. From time to time, Quimbee may also ask you to participate in surveys
designed to help Quimbee improve the Service. Any Personal Information provided
to Quimbee in connection with any survey will be used only in relation to that
only in aggregated form.
affirmative action by a User to submit or receive information, as the case may
currently provide the following opt-out opportunities:
1. At any time, you can
follow a link provided in offers, newsletters, or other email messages (except
for e-commerce confirmation or service notice emails) received from us to
unsubscribe from the service.
2. At any time, you can
contact us through email at [email protected] provided below to unsubscribe
from any services or to opt-out of our right per your consent under the terms
provide you with any service-related notices.
15. Storage and Transfer of Information.
may, directly or indirectly through third-party entities around the world,
process, store, and transfer all of the information you provide, including your
information and personal information that we collect from you may be
transferred to, and stored in a country with laws which are different, and
potentially not as protective, as the laws of your own country. By submitting your information and personal
information and using the Site, you agree to this transfer, storing, or
processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your
personal information is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy
16. Business Transitions.
the event Quimbee goes through a business transition, including without
limitation any merger, acquisition, partnership, business reorganization, debt
finance, or sale of company assets, or in the event of an insolvency,
bankruptcy, or receivership (together a “Business
Transition”), Quimbee may use information collected in accordance with this
Transition. In such instances, your information may be part of the assets
17. California “Shine the Light” Law.
Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits Users of our Site that are California
residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal
information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such
a request, please write to us at the address listed in the How to Contact Us
section below. We do not disclose
personal information to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing
18. Do-Not-Track Disclosure.
does not respond to “Do Not Track” signals sent by browsers.
19. How to Contact Us.
via email at: [email protected]