All references to “us,” “we,” or “our” refer to Genius Design Lab.
All references to “child” or “children” refer to children under the age of 17.
By accessing or otherwise using any of our Genius Design Lab products & services”, you consent to the terms contained in this privacy statement, including the collection, use and disclosure of data as described below.
Through our Genius Design Lab products & services website, we collect information about you and/or your child(ren) when you choose to provide it to us. For example, we collect information from you so you can use Genius Design Lab products & services, purchase products and services, register for and obtain an account, request information, apply for a job, register for one of our programs, or verify your age. In general, we may ask you to provide us with the following types of information about you and/your child(ren):
Note to Parents/Guardians: We only collect the information described above, from someone we know to be a child, after the child’s parent or guardian provides us with verifiable consent, unless one of the limited exceptions discussed below applies. For more information and/or to review these limited exceptions, please see the “Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy” section below.
Genius Design Lab products & services site do not recognize Do Not Track headers or similar mechanisms.
You can accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. Check the “Tools” or “Help” tab on your browser to learn how to change your cookie and other tracking preferences.
If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the functions of our sites & services, and/or some of our services will function improperly, in particular the inability to log in or manage items in your shopping cart. We do not share cookie data with third parties.
We may use the information we collect from and about you and/or your child(ren) for any of the following purposes:
We do not sell or otherwise share your or your child(ren)’s information with any third parties, except for the limited purposes described below. Parents/guardians of children under the age of 17 have the option of consenting to the collection and use of their child(ren)’s personal information without consenting to the disclosure of that information to certain third parties.
Information collected through Genius Design Lab products & services site may be transferred, disclosed or shared with third parties engaged by us to handle and deliver certain activities, such as payment processing, mail/email distribution, software providers and to perform other technical and processing functions, such as maintaining data integrity, programming operations, user services or technology services. We may provide these third parties information collected as needed to perform their functions, but they are prohibited from using it for other purposes and specifically agree to maintain the confidentiality of such information. Some of these providers, such as payment processors, may request additional information during the course of offering their services. Before you provide additional information to third party providers, we encourage you to review their privacy policies and information collection practices.
During the normal course of our business, we may sell or purchase assets. If another entity may acquire and/or acquires us or any of our assets, information we have collected about you may be transferred to this entity. In addition, if any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding is brought by or against us, such information may be considered an asset of ours and may be sold or transferred to third parties. Should a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to try to require that the transferee use personal information provided through our Genius Design Lab products & services site in a manner that is consistent with this privacy statement.
Protecting the privacy of children is paramount. We understand that users and visitors of our Genius Design Lab products & services site who are under 17 years of age need special safeguards and privacy protection. It is our intent to fully comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
Our Genius Design Lab products & services site are intended for general audiences. We do not knowingly permit anyone under 17 years of age to provide us with personal information without obtaining a parent’s or guardian’s verifiable consent, except where:
If we receive the verifiable consent of a child’s parent or guardian to collect, use and/or disclose the child’s information, we will only collect, use and disclose the information as described in this privacy statement. Some features of our Genius Design Lab products & services site permit a child user to enter comments, such as forums and chat rooms, through which the child could provide personal information that would be visible to other users. If you are the parent or guardian of a child user, please advise your child of the risks of posting personal information on this Genius Design Lab products & services site or any other site.
If you are a parent or guardian, you can review or have deleted your child(ren)’s personal information, and refuse to permit further collection or use of your child(ren)’s information. To exercise any of these rights, please email us at email@example.com or send your request to:
Genius Design Lab, LLC. 1812 Merrick Road, Merrick, NY 11566
At our discretion, we may include or offer third-party websites, products and services on Genius Design Lab products & services site. These third-party sites, products and services have separate and independent privacy policies. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third parties. We have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of linked sites, products or services.
Our Genius Design Lab products & services site may contain links to other third-party websites, chat rooms or other resources that we provide for your convenience. These sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for the content available on other sites. Such links do not imply any endorsement of material on our part and we expressly disclaim all liability with regard to your access to such sites. Access to any other websites linked to from Genius Design Lab products & services site is at your own risk.
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place reasonable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. We also use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol on your account information and registration pages to protect sensitive personal information. Sensitive data is encrypted on our Genius Design Lab products & services site and when stored on the servers.
Your use of our Genius Design Lab products & services site, and any information you provide on our Genius Design Lab products & services site, are subject to the terms of Genius Design Lab, LLC. (referred to as “Genius Design Lab”) Terms and Conditions.
We will occasionally amend this privacy statement. We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this statement at any time. If we materially change our use of your personal information, we will announce such a change on Genius Design Lab products & services site, and will also note it in this privacy statement. The effective date of this privacy statement is documented at the beginning of the statement. If you have any questions about our privacy statement, please contact us in writing at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at 1812 Merrick Road, Merrick, NY 11566
For your convenience, you may have us bill you or you can pay for your orders by credit card. If you choose to pay by credit card, we will keep your credit card information on file, but we do not display that information at the online registration site. For your security, your credit card security number is not stored in our system.
We use state-of-the-art Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to safeguard and protect your personal information and transactions over the Internet. Your information, including your credit card information, is encrypted and cannot be read as it travels over the Internet.
Genius Design Lab provides several opportunities for social networking for both participants and staff on sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube. These sites are not affiliated with Genius Design Lab and offer their own individual social networking services. Please read the following Terms and Conditions carefully, as well as the Terms and Conditions of the sites in which Genius Design Lab has created a forum (“Group”). These Terms and Conditions are a legal agreement between you and Genius Design Lab and apply to you whether you are a visitor to these sites or any site with an official Genius Design Lab affiliation.
Genius Design Lab is a member of several pre-existing sites (as mentioned above). There are, however, portions of www.geniusdesignlab.com and www.geniusdesignstudio.com that include areas where participants can post submissions. Any of the above-mentioned “Sites” (or other similar sites) have their own distinct rules and regulations. Genius Design Lab reserves the right to take action to remove any content deemed inappropriate by the sites or by Genius Design Lab standards. Genius Design Lab will not be held liable for any loss of content or disagreements that may arise between the individual social networking site and the user.
You understand that by registering for a Genius Design Lab program, your child(ren) may access and upload content to social networking sites. In order to access certain features of the social networking sites or to pages on www.geniusdesignlab.com, and to post Member Submissions, the majority of these sites require that the user open an account with them. Please note that these sites have their own individual Terms and Conditions that must be followed. Age requirements are outlined within each Site’s Terms and Conditions. You hereby authorize your child(ren) to access social networking sites while at camp and create an account if they choose to do so and if they meet the requirements listed by each site to create an account.
Interaction with other users:
You agree that you and your child(ren) will not use the social networking sites to offer, display, distribute, transmit, route, provide connections to or store any material that infringes copyrighted works, trademarks or service marks or otherwise violates or promotes the violation of the intellectual property rights of any third party. Genius Design Lab, LLC. has adopted and implemented a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe or are believed to be or are charged with repeatedly infringing the intellectual property or proprietary rights of others.