Website Privacy Policy

Last updated: November 9, 2021

The National Soccer Women’s Team Co, LLS, including its affiliates, subsidiaries, and its successors in interests (the “San Diego Women’s Team”, “San Diego Wave”, “San Diego Wave Futbol Club or “SDW” also referred to as “we”, “us” or “our”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. 

This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) applies to our websites (www.sandiegowavefc.com), mobile applications, and other online and mobile services (collectively, the “Services”), and explains how we collect, use, and disclose information through the Services.   By using the Services, you agree that you have read and understood the terms of this Privacy Policy. 

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, please do not use our Services. By accessing or using the Services, you agree to this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of the Services after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the Privacy Policy periodically for updates.

1  INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU 

Information Provided by You. Generally, you are not required to provide information about yourself when you visit the website or otherwise utilize the Services. However, we may collect some or all of the following types of information when you register with or use our Services, sign up for email updates, participate in surveys, access various content or features, submit comments or content, or directly contact us with questions or feedback:

  • Contact information, such as your name, e-mail address, postal address, and telephone number;
  • Unique identifiers, such as a user name or password;
  • Financial information, such as your credit card or other payment information;
  • Communications and marketing preferences;
  • Correspondence or other information that you send to us; and
  • Additional information as otherwise described to you in this Privacy Policy, at the point of collection, or pursuant to your consent.

 

If you decide not to provide this information, it may limit our ability to provide you with some of the features or content on the Services.

Information We Collect Automatically. We also may collect certain information automatically when you visit or use the Services, including:

  • Your Internet Protocol (IP) address, which is the number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access the Internet and that can sometimes be used to derive your general geographic area;
  • Your Media Access Control (MAC) address, which is a unique identifier assigned to a network interface controller
  • Your device type or mobile carrier;
  • Your browser type and operating system;
  • Sites and apps you visited before and after visiting, or while using, the Services;
  • Pages you view and links you click on within the Services;
  • Information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other technologies, as described further below; and
  • Information about your interactions with e-mail messages, such as the links clicked on and whether the messages were received, opened, or forwarded.

 

2  HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

We may use information that we collect through the Services for a variety of purposes, including to:

  • Provide you with the products, promotions, services, newsletters, and information you request and to respond to correspondence that we receive from you;
  • Contact you via email and otherwise about your account;
  • Conduct analysis on your behavior in order to better serve you with offers and content that is of interest to you;
  • With your separate consent, contact you via email and otherwise about products, services, and events that we think might be of interest to you, and otherwise send you promotional material or special offers on our behalf or on behalf of our sponsors 
  • Maintain or administer the Services, perform business analyses, or for other internal purposes to improve the quality of our business, the Services, and other products and services we offer;
  • Process employment applications and inquiries;
  • Customize and personalize your use of the Services, including providing you with tailored advertising;
  • In the case of location information, to determine your market location for purposes of administering broadcast restrictions for live games, and for determining teams and offers in which you may have an interest;
  • Protect or enforce the legal and contractual rights, safety and security of the SDW and SDW stadiums, enforce our Terms of Use and prevent fraud; and
  • As otherwise described to you in this Privacy Policy, at the point of collection or pursuant to your consent.

 

The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Services. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Services. 
  • Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Services may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on our Services. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies. 
  • Web Beacons. Pages and/or functionalities of the Services may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity). 

 

We do not collect personal information automatically, but we may tie this information to personal information about you that you voluntarily provide through submission of information through the Services. 

Cookies operate in the background and you can turn them off by adjusting your web browser settings, but doing so may make it difficult to use some of the features on the Services or the features may not be available to you. We may use cookies to make your experience on the Services easier by, for example, remembering your preferences, keeping track of your login name, password and, if you want to buy tickets or merchandise while on the Services (such as items in your “shopping cart”).

We may also use cookies and other activity tracking tools on the Services to collect your engagement metrics related to your activity on the Services.

For more information on your choices regarding cookies, you can review the FTC’s guide to opting out of online tracking for computers and mobile devices. 

Do Not Track. We do not currently respond to browser do-not-track signals. Instead, we adhere to the standards set out in this Privacy Policy.

3  HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION

Limited members of the SDW IT department, as well as the third party vendors that processes your data on behalf of the SDW, may access and otherwise process your information; however we do not disclose your information to any third-party that is not related to the use and function of the Services. We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.

We may share your personal information with others for the purposes described above, as follows:

  • Service Providers: We may share your information with service providers that perform certain functions or services on our behalf (such as to host the Services, fulfill orders, provide products and services, manage databases, perform analyses, process credit card payments, provide customer service, or send communications for us). These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us and cannot share your personal information with other third parties.
  • Business Transfers: If we sell all or part of our business, or make a sale or transfer of assets, or are otherwise involved in a merger or business transfer, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy, a business reorganization, or similar event, we may transfer your information as part of such transaction.
  • Administrative or Legal Process: We may disclose your information to third parties in order to protect the legal rights, safety, and security of the SDW, our corporate affiliates, subsidiaries, business partners, and the users of our Services; enforce our Terms of Use; respond to and resolve claims or complaints; prevent fraud or for risk management purposes; and comply with or respond to law enforcement or legal process or a request for cooperation by a government or other entity, whether or not legally required.
  • Other Parties With Your Consent: We may share information with third parties when you consent to such sharing.
  • Anonymized and Aggregated Information: We may share anonymized and aggregated information, such as demographics and usage statistics, with advertisers, sponsors or other organizations.

 

4  CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13

The Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Services. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on the Services or through any of its features, register, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or username you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at info@wavefc.com

5  COMMUNICATIONS, PREFERENCES AND YOUR CHOICES

You have various choices with respect to the collection of and certain of our uses of the Personal Information we collect from you on or through the Services. If you have not consented to us using your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy, we will only use it to complete the transaction or provide the service or product you have requested.

You may choose to receive promotional emails, newsletters, push notifications, text messages, and similar communications from us. You may opt out of receiving commercial emails from us by clicking on the opt-out or “unsubscribe” link included in the commercial e-mails you receive. You may opt out of receiving push notifications by turning off push notifications at the device level. You may opt out of text messaging by following instructions included in a text message from us. Please note that opt-out requests may take some time to be effective. Your opt-out request will not apply to messages that you request or that are not commercial in nature. For example, we may contact you concerning any purchases you have made with us, even if you opt out of receiving unsolicited commercial email messages.

If you are interested in more information about how you can generally control cookies and other tracking technologies from being put on your device to deliver such advertising, you may visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s Consumer Opt-Out link, or the Digital Advertising Alliance’s (DAA’s) Consumer Opt-Out link

Please note that to the extent advertising technology is integrated into the Services, you may still receive advertising even if you opt-out as described above. In that case, the advertising will just not be based on your interests.

6  CALIFORNIA “SHINE THE LIGHT” DISCLOSURE

California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, gives residents of California the right under certain circumstances to opt out of the sharing of certain categories of personal information (as defined in the Shine the Light law) with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. We do not share your personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing purposes.

7  LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

The Services may contain links to other websites or online services that are operated and maintained by third parties and that are not under our control or maintained by us. Such links do not constitute an endorsement by us of those other websites, the content displayed therein, or the persons or entities associated therewith. This Privacy Policy does not apply to this third-party content. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of these third-party websites or services.

If your information changes, or if you no longer desire to use the Services, you may request that we update or remove certain information by signing into your account and making the required changes, by emailing our Customer Support, at  info@wavefc.com. 

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you with the Services. We use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

8  DATA SECURITY

We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. 

The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Services, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to or through the Services. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Services.

9  INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL USERS

Attentive is based in the United States and, regardless of where you use our Service, the information collected as part of that use will be transferred to and maintained on servers located in the United States. Any information we obtain about you will be stored in accordance with U.S. privacy laws, regulations, and standards, which may not be equivalent to the laws in your country of residence. By using our Service, you consent to this collection, transfer, storage, and processing of information to and in the United States.

10  CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our Privacy Policy on this page. The date the Privacy Policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Services and this Privacy Policy to check for any changes.

11  CONTACT 

To ask questions or comment about this Privacy Policy and our privacy practices, contact us, at info@wavefc.com.