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Privacy Policy

Please keep in mind that this is a very new site and this Privacy Policy is likely to go through a series of changes as the site grows.

New Voice reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy at any time.  You will be notified as changes occur.

Your privacy is very important to New Voice. Please read our Privacy Policy, which describes our practices in respect to the collection, use, disclosure and storage of information. By using New Voice, you are agreeing to the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to any of the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy, your sole remedy is to stop using the Site.

Anonymous Usage

You are free to peruse our website anonymously and we will collect no personal information from you unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do, however, collect non-personally identifiable IP addresses and web site usage information when you visit Kos Media's websites.

Emails

If you choose to provide your personal information by creating an account, sending us an email, or filling out a contact form and submitting it through our website, you may receive emails from newvoice.ca.

Collection of Personal Information

  • When creating their account, new users will be required to complete a user form. The information which New Voice will collect from each prospective user as part of the account creation process will include, without limitation, the following (collectively, "Personal Information"): username, email address, province, ridings, and some demographic information.
     
  • From time to time New Voice may request additional information from site participants in connection with the provision of services. In addition, from time to time site participants may elect to provide information to newvoice.ca through the site or otherwise. All such information collected will constitute "Personal Information" and will be governed by the provisions of this Privacy Policy.
     
  • When you visit New Voice, our systems collect basic information about your computer, including: IP address, operating system, browser software, Internet Service Provider. We also collect information about what you view on the site. This information reflects the user population as a whole and is used to help us better understand the New Voice community. This information helps us identify popular features and content on our site. We do not share this information with any third parties.
     
  • New Voice employs reasonable security safeguards in order to protect against the loss, misuse or interception of information by third parties. However, complete confidentiality and security is not yet possible over the Internet. New Voice assumes no liability for any damages Users may suffer as a result of interception, alteration or misuse of information (including Personal Information) transmitted over the Internet.

Cookies

We use cookies to allow you to quickly navigate and use all of the functionality of the site. Cookies are small information packets that a website creates which are stored on the hard drive of a user's computer by the user's browser. We uses cookies to track and collect information relating to a User's use of the Site, including, without limitation, the pages visited by Users, any special formation requested by Users and any other User preferences (collectively, "User Information"). If a User does not want New Voice to collect such User Information, a User may reset his or her browser so that it does not accept cookies. Disabling cookies may limit a User's ability to access some of the information or services available on the Site.

Complaints

  • We reserve the right to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by you.

  • We reserve the right to read private messages when necessary to investigate complaints about inappropriate or abusive messages.

​Liability

  • You are responsible for the content of the messages that you post to New Voice. New Voice does not assume any responsibility for the content that you or any other members post.
     
  • New Voice may contain links to other sites. New Voice is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and we encourage you to read their privacy policies before sharing your personal information.

Disclosure of Information

If we receive a subpoena issued by a court or from a law enforcement or government agency, we may comply with such subpoenas with or without your consent (depending on the facts of the situation) and provide whatever information we may have for your account. If we feel the subpoena is in error or overly broad, we may also decide to fight it.

Governing Law

The User Terms and Conditions will be governed by the laws of the Province of British Columbia and the federal laws of Canada applicable in British Columbia. The User agrees to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of British Columbia for any suit, action or other proceeding arising in connection with these User Terms and Conditions.

New Voice welcomes your feedback on the Privacy Policy.

Feedback on Privacy Policy?

If preferred, any feedback or questions with respect to this Privacy Policy can be directed to legal@newvoice.ca.