This Privacy Policy applies to GameBlocks' middleware software, its websites and any other applications and services provided by GameBlocks. GameBlocks' Privacy Policy does not apply to any third party applications or software that may integrate with GameBlocks services. If you do not agree with the terms of GameBlocks' Privacy Policy, do not access or use GameBlocks' services or websites.

GameBlocks receives and relies on information provided from its Clients from and about their end users. Please refer to each Publishers or other Clients privacy policies for details on the types of information each may share.

GameBlocks receives and stores Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of and for our Clients to use in invoicing and for contract fulfillment purposes. GameBlocks does not receive or store PII of our Clients End Users (Players), except in limited instances on a de-linked, anonymized basis.

GameBlocks, LLC complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework ​and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework​ as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union ​and Switzerland​ to the United States. GameBlocks has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles. If there is any conflict between the terms in this privacy policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit ​https://www.privacyshield.gov/.

Information GameBlocks Collects and Processes

How We Use Information

Client Data will be used by GameBlocks in accordance with Client's instructions, including any applicable terms in the Client Agreement.

Third Party use of Personal Information

GameBlocks does not share Client PII with unaffiliated third parties for direct marketing purposes without consent.

GameBlocks does not share user PII with any third parties for processing or storage.

User Access to Personal Information

GameBlocks respects the PII of individuals who have data on our servers. Since the data we receive from our Clients is anonymized when we receive it, we may not be able to process an individual's request for PII directly. Any requests for information that exists on our servers must be done through the Client that has provided said data to us. GameBlocks will promptly respond to any request for a copy of the PII from a Client with copy of the requested data to the Client to be forwarded onto the requester. GameBlocks retains the right not to disclose any information that could be considered trade secrets of GameBlocks, intellectual property of GameBlocks or PII of other persons.

Users Right to be Forgotten

GameBlocks will respect the users rights to have PII removed from our servers upon request. ​Since the data we receive from our Clients is anonymized when we receive it, we may not be able to process an individual's request for for PII deletion directly. Any requests for deletion of PII must be made through the Client who provided the said data to us. GameBlocks will delete requested PII from our Servers promptly and will provide a confirmation of deletion to the requesting Client.

Data Retention

Our Clients have control of what data is sent to GameBlocks and how long that information is stored, including any applicable terms in the Client Agreement. Periodically, and when a Client's account is deactivated, information that is sent to us by Clients for analysis is periodically overwritten or destroyed, unless otherwise stated in the Client Agreement or as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.

User PII on our Servers can be stored as long as the sending Client is retained as a GameBlocks customer, outside of any User requests to change or remove data.

Data Security

Data collected by GameBlocks is stored in servers located in the United States and in Europe that are designed and believed to meet or exceed industry security standards. Nevertheless, we remind you that no server is impenetrable or uninterruptible. Given the nature of electronic communications and information processing technology, GameBlocks cannot guarantee that information, weather in transmission via the Internet, or while stored on our systems or otherwise in our care, will be safe from intrusion, misuse or theft by others. If any PII under our control is determined by us to have been compromised because of a breach of our security, we will use reasonable efforts to notify Clients and persons that may have been affected. Additionally, given the nature of the internet and our affiliate relationships that allow us to provide our products and services, anonymous information and PII may be transferred to, processed, maintained or otherwise used by GameBlocks and its affiliates in countries other than the United States, but such uses will be consistent with this Privacy Policy.

International Data Transfers

GameBlocks is based in the United States. No matter where you are located, by using our services you consent to the processing and transferring of Client Data and Game Data in and to the U.S., E.U. and other countries. GameBlocks may also transfer PII to other countries. We follow the following safeguards if GameBlocks transfers PII originating from the European Union or Switzerland to other countries:

To comply with European Union and Swiss data protection laws, GameBlocks is self-certified under the E.U.-U.S. Privacy Shield and the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield. To learn more about the Privacy Shield Program, please see https://www.privacyshield.gov/welcome​.

Review and Correction of Information

Customers and others who have submitted personally identifiable information may review, update and/or correct your current personally identifiable information that is on file with us by contacting ​[email protected]. We will review, update or remove information as we deem appropriate. We may, however, still retain your old information in our files for archival purposes, to address disputes, to meet technical or legal requirements and/or due to technology, security or operational limitations and constraints.

User PII we receive from our Clients is anonymized when we receive it and we may not be able to process an individual's request for PII directly. Any requests for a copy of PII that exists on our servers for review must be done through the Client that has provided said data to us. GameBlocks retains the right not to disclose any information that could be considered trade secrets of GameBlocks, intellectual property of GameBlocks or PII of other persons.

In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, GameBlocks commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. ​ E.U.-U.S. Privacy Shield​ individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our Privacy Shield policy should first contact GameBlocks at [email protected].

GameBlocks has further committed to refer unresolved Privacy Shield complaints to JAMS​, an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint from us, or if we have not resolved your complaint, please contact ​JAMS​ for more information or to file a complaint.

Children

Our Services are for Clients and others age 13 and over. GameBlocks will not knowingly engage in processing of data for users under the age of consent established by applicable data protection laws. and we do not knowingly receive, collect or process personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian of a child under the age of 13 and believe he or she has disclosed personal information to us please contact us at ​[email protected].

Legal Compliance Responses

GameBlocks may share PII information with law enforcement agencies, courts, or governing bodies when we believe we are required or permitted to do so by law. The types of responses includes, but are not limited to: subpoenas, search warrants, law enforcement requirements, protection of our company and National Security. GameBlocks is also subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), under which we possibly can be invoked with binding arbitration if certain conditions are met.

Data Protection Officer

To communicate with our Data Protection Officer, please email: [email protected].

A FINAL NOTE REGARDING CHANGES TO GAMEBLOCKS' PRIVACY POLICY:
GameBlocks reserves the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time without prior notice. We strongly suggest that Clients and others with an interest in GameBlocks privacy policies review this policy periodically, and in advance of providing any information. If you do not agree with the terms of GameBlocks' Privacy Policy at any time, do not access or use GameBlocks' services or websites.