Privacy Policy

Flash Phrase – Privacy Policy

BME Precision Technologies, LLC (“BME Precision” or “Flash Phrase” or “we”) owns and operates the application – Flash Phrase. We are committed to protecting your privacy and rights of our users (“users” or “you”). The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you on how we obtain, store/use, and manage information gathered as a result of your use of the Flash Phrase application.  This also includes your participation towards “Facebook” posts and message boards through the application and any customer service responses that you wish to provide (collectively, the “Service”). This Privacy Policy is applicable only to information gathered from your use of this Service.

By using this Service, you are agreeing to the gathering and use of the personal information by Flash Phrase as outlined in this Privacy Policy. This Flash Phrase Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time, thus we encourage you to refer to this Privacy Policy frequently for updates. Any update will be mentioned with its last updated effective date.

Personal Information Collected and Used

The user information gathered as a result of using this Service is primarily used to provide you a better user experience when using the Service.

If you connect via “Facebook” to Flash Phrase you are granting Flash Phrase permission to gather and use the user information available via http://www.facebook.com (“Facebook”) in accordance with Facebook’s own policies and terms. See Facebook’s Privacy Policy.

“Personal information” is defined as information that can be used to identify or contact you (e.g. name, user name, Facebook ID, or email address).  Personal information can be gathered via the use of this Service, a customer service response conveyed to Flash Phrase, participation in the Service’s forums or message boards, or the purchase of a virtual good offered by or through the Service. Other information, which may include but is not limited to your date-of-birth, gender, friends and acquaintances on Facebook, game/application level achieved, high score(s) achieved, and other achievements maybe also be captured, stored, and used.

Additionally, aggregated information about Service usage can be collected and used for the purposes of improving the Service, research and statistical analysis.

Any information that is shared with other Flash Phrase players within the game or through participation in the message board or forums is considered public and is at your own discretion. Flash Phrase has no control over, and is not liable for the use or dissemination of information that you convey to any other Flash Phrase player.

The user information provided to Flash Phrase will not be sold, leased, disclosed, distributed, or voluntarily provided to non-affiliated third parties. Flash Phrase may employ the use of a third party to provide online services, such as processing payments or displaying advertisement offers. Limited user information is provided to affiliated third parties through the use of the Service. Any information provided by Flash Phrase to a third party, which may include but is not limited to credit card information and other similar financial information (“Financial Information”) and billing address information, will be the responsibility of that third party as Flash Phrase does not have access to any of this additional information provided to the third parties.

Additional Disclosure

By using this Service, you understand the information that is collected and used may be disclosed to governmental or law enforcement agencies if Flash Phrase is required to do so by law or if Flash Phrase believes in the good faith that disclosing the information is reasonably necessary to avoid liability, to comply with legal processes, which may include but are not limited to court orders, search warrants, subpoenas, or statutes, or to protect Flash Phrase’s own personal rights and property, or that of the public. Flash Phrase is not required to question or contest the purpose or validity of a legal process.

Transfer of Ownership

In the event that there is a change in the majority ownership of BME Precision Technologies, LLC or Flash Phrase (e.g. sale, merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, etc.) we reserve the right to transfer your user information to the new owner or assignee in accordance with applicable law, to continue effective use of the Service.  In such an event, users will be notified of the transfer of user information to the best of Flash Phrase’s abilities and users will be subject to any changes in privacy policy.

Links

Flash Phrase may contain links to other websites that we do not control. We make no representations about and are not responsible for the privacy policies of such other sites nor do we specifically endorse the content of those external websites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those external websites to familiarize yourself with how those other websites may collect and make use of your information.

Internet Cookies

An HTTP cookie is a small bit of information that is stored on a users computer by an Internet browser when a user visits a website or domain. The data stored within a cookie is used to recognize a user and remember the preferences of that user.

Cookies are used by Flash Phrase to help tailor content that best matches the user’s preferences, to enhance and simplify the use of the Service, and to collect anonymous, aggregated information about how users interact with the Service. Such aggregated information and statistics do not allow us to identify you personally in any way, but allow for faster processing and game play.

We may allow third parties to present advertisements to you through the Service. Some of the advertisements may use cookies that allow the advertiser to determine the number of anonymous users responding to a particular advertisement, along with other similar anonymous information. Flash Phrase is not responsible for the use and access of cookies placed by such advertisers.

You may decline the use of cookies by changing the settings in your Internet browser. Note that this may interfere with some of the content provided by the Service.

Information Security

Flash Phrase has established reasonable technical and organizational structural measures to protect your personal user information from accidental loss and unauthorized access and usage. However, we cannot guarantee that third parties will not breach these measures and gain access to your personal information nor can we guarantee that, in the event of a breach your personal information will not be used in an improper manner by another party.  In case of a breach of our servers, Flash Phrase is not liable for any information loss, or damages.

Policy Regarding Children

The Service is not intended for children under the age of 13 and its use is prohibited unless authorized by a child’s parent or legal guardian. If you are under the age of 13, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this application. We do not knowingly collect the information of children under the age of 13. If notified that information is being collected from children under the age of 13, we will make our best effort to remove the offending information immediately.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions regarding this policy, you may contact Flash Phrase / BME Precision Technologies, LLC at BME.Precision@gmail.com

Terms of Service

Please find our Terms of Service here

Last Updated: December 27, 2012

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