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Privacy Policy

Introduction

Debatespot.net the (“Website”) will be called such throughout this privacy Users who go through our account register process, and complete it, will be considered (“Registered Users”), users who do not have a registered account will be considered a (“Guest”)


The general public will have access to certain pages contained on the Website that contain general information about the Website and the services it provides. The Website will also contain 1) a topic selection page, where Registered users may choose a topic that they wish to debate about. Guests whom are not registered will not have access to this page, and will be asked to create an account, 2) an About Us page, where Registered Users and Guests may understand the purpose of the Website, 3) an Info page, where Registered Users and Guests may be provided with information about the site such as how to start a debate. 4) a Contact Us page, where Registered Users, and Guests may message website staff about any complaints, concerns, or reporting malicious activity on the site. Debate Spot may expand the Website to encompass any additional services it deems fit at its own discretion.

Privacy Policy

Debate Spot believes that privacy is important to the success and use of the Internet. This statement sets forth the Debate Spot’s Privacy Policy for www.debatespot.net and describes what information is collected, how it is used and with whom it is shared.

What Personal Information Do We Gather

In order to provide Registered Users with quality services, Debate Spot gathers the following types of information Information Registered Users Give Us We collect the contact and other information you provide (such as name, physical address, billing address, email address, telephone number) when, for instance, you join Debate Spot as a user, create an account to access the password protected account page, the user has the option to enter additional information. Required information to become a user includes a personal email address. Automatically Collected Information: Debate Spot will also automatically gather information from both Registered Users, and Guests

  • the Internet domain from which you access the Website;
  • The IP address from which you access the Website;
  • The type of browser used to access the Website;
  • The operating system used to access the Website;
  • The date and time you access the Website;
  • The URLs of the pages you visit;
  • Your username to log into the Website; and
  • If you visited the Website from a third party site, the URL of that third party site.

This information is only used to help Debate Spot make the website more useful to the general public as well as Registered Users. The Website may also utilize “cookie” technology to collect information about how the Website is used. With this data, Debate Spot learns about the number of visitors to the Website, the information and materials that users are most interested in, and the types of technology Registered Users use.

When and With Whom Do We Share Personal Information?

While some parts of the Website, including Debate Chats, Contact Us, About Us, Info, Login page, and Privacy Policy will be publicly accessible, Debate Spot does not willfully provide the personal information of Registered Users to third parties unless it discloses its intention to do so prior to asking Registered Users to provide such information. Debate Spot reserves the right to disclose any personal information about you or your use of the Website without your prior consent if Debate Spot has a good faith belief such action is consistent with our mission and is necessary to: 1) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; 2) protect and defend the rights or property of Debate Spot or its affiliated organizations 3) enforce the Privacy and Copyright Policy; or 4) to protect the interests of Users. Use of the Website by Minors The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act requires that we not knowingly collect or share personal information from children under the age of 13 without the consent of a parent or guardian. If you are aware that a child under the age of 13 has provided personal information without such consent, please contact us at inquiry@debatespot.net so that we can delete such information.