Privacy Policy Statement

The megree.com website and its associated products and services (collectively, “megree”) are owned and operated by megree Inc. ("megree"). megree is committed to making your experience with megree rewarding and safe. In particular, megree has made protecting the personal information of megree users a priority.

This Privacy Policy Statement covers the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information that is provided to or may be collected by megree.

By using or accessing megree, you accept the practices described in this Privacy Policy Statement. If you have any comments about this policy, you are encouraged to contact us at Privacy@megree.com.

By using or accessing megree, you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States of America.

megree collects both personal information you manually provide to megree and additional data that is generated by your use of and/or access to megree. The disclosure of any information to megree is at your own risk. megree takes precautions to ensure your privacy through the use of appropriate security measures, but no computer firewalls or data transmission methods can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

By using or accessing megree, you agree that megree can communicate with you electronically regarding security, administrative, and privacy issues relating to megree. Such electronic communication will be directed to both your megree account and any electronic mail address you have provided. Depending on where you reside, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice), you should notify us at Security@megree.com.

Any misuse of information provided to megree is a violation of the megree Terms of Service and should be reported as soon as possible to Privacy@megree.com.

Consistent with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”), megree does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register or provide any personal information to megree. In the event that we have collected any personal information from or about a person under the age of 13, we will remove it, unless valid parental consent has been obtained. If you believe that we possess any such personal information without parental consent, please contact us immediately at Privacy@megree.com.

If you wish to block active access to your personal information on megree, megree will, after receiving a request from you to block such access, take steps to end active access to such information. megree cannot guarantee, however, that your personal information, even after it has been removed from active areas of megree, will not be accessible to other users since such information may have been cached, archived, or otherwise copied by persons and entities other than megree.

When you initially sign up for megree, you will be required to provide some personal information, including your name, a valid electronic mail address, and the city/state in which you reside. Such information is necessary for the proper functionality of megree; additional information requested is optional but will increase that functionality. Users are encouraged to provide and update their information in order to maximize the benefits of using megree. Users can access their megree account by going to http://www.megree.com/Account/Logon and entering their megree username and password.

megree may use “cookies” as part of its services. A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent to your Internet browser from megree’s computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. For example, megree’s default is to store your megree account name in a persistent cookie on your computer; you may choose to remove or block this cookie, as you may any other cookie normally utilized by megree.

When a user accesses megree, megree may log their Internet Protocol address; the type and version of the Internet browser used to connect; the browser language; the date and time of the connection; and cookie(s) that may uniquely identify the browser.

megree uses the personal information it collects in various ways. Fundamentally, megree uses the personal information collected to provide functionality of megree. In addition, the personal information collected is used for identification, authentication, and to contact users.

megree may provide personal information collected by megree to trusted third parties in order to process personal information on our behalf, to provide services requested by the user, or to further megree functionality. megree may also provide such information to third parties in the event that it reasonably believes that doing so is legally required, or it is in megree’s interest to protect its property or other legal rights or the rights or property of others.

In the event that megree becomes involved in any merger, acquisition, or any other form of sale of some or all of its assets, personal information in the possession of megree is a megree asset and, subject to the commitments contained within this policy, may be transferred.

To report any violations of this policy or to provide comments about it, you are encouraged to contact us at Privacy@megree.com. Alternatively, you can send mail to the following address:

megree, Inc.
1425 K Street, NW, Suite 350
Washington, DC 20005
Attention: Privacy Officer

megree may occasionally update this policy and encourages you to periodically review this policy and any updates. Your continued use of megree constitutes your agreement to this policy and any updates.

Last updated and effective: July 12, 2010

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