This Privacy Policy (“the Policy”) describes the policies and procedures of CK Stone, LLC (“SERVICE PROVIDER” or “WE”)
on the collection, use and disclosure of your information when you access or use https://www.ckstonellc.com/ (“SERVICE”).
We will not use or share your information with anyone except as provided herein. This Policy does not apply to information
we obtain (i) offline, (ii) by means other than through the SERVICE, or (iii) from any other source. BY ACCESSING OR
USING THE SERVICE YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS SET FORTH HEREIN. This Policy is to be
read as consistent with the Terms of Use, End User License Agreement, and any other contract or policy in effect.
1. The following terms shall be defined as set forth herein. “Content” has the same meaning as set forth in the End User
Licensing Agreement to which specific reference is made; “Cookies” refers to small data files that may convey to
SERVICE PROVIDER anonymous information about how you browse the SERVICE; “Device Identifiers” are small
data files or related structures stored on or associated with a mobile device which identify your specific mobile device
and includes without limitation data stored in connection with hardware, operating systems, or other software, or
information sent directly to SERVICE PROVIDER by the device; “Location Data” includes GPS coordinates, latitude,
longitude, or similar information regarding the location of your mobile device; “Mobile Device” includes without
limitation mobile telephones, iPhones, tablets, iPads, Androids, and any similar technology or item; “Non-Personally
Identifiable Information” includes non-private and/or aggregated information that does not identify a user (including
without limitation anonymous usage data and platform types); “Persistent Cookies” refers to cookies that remain on a
hard drive after a web browser is closed to be used by the browser on subsequent visits to the SERVICE; “Personal
Identifying Information” refers to information that includes a user’s name or otherwise could be deemed by a
reasonable person to identify a user or distinguish a user from all other users; “Session Cookies” refers to cookies that
are temporary and disappear after a web browser is closed; “SSL” means secure socket layer technology; “User”
means any person who access or uses the SERVICE; and, “You” means any user of the SERVICE.
2. SERVICE PROVIDER uses the information you provide to (i) operate, maintain, and offer the features and functionality
of the SERVICE, (ii) analyze how the SERVICE is used, (iii) diagnose service or technical problems, (iv) maintain
security, (v) personalize content, (vi) store and remember information to help you more efficiently access your account,
(vii) monitor metrics including without limitation the total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns, and (viii)
track content and users so as to comply with all applicable law, rules, and regulations, including without limitation that
Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
3. You are providing information about yourself such as your name and email address. We collect this information if you
sign up for the SERVICE, follow us on social media and related sites such as Facebook and Twitter, or download or
apply for any applications offered by SERVICE PROVIDER through any third-party site or network. Depending on your
settings and authorizations on the SERVICE, the information you choose to provide will be viewable by and accessible
to third parties.
4. We may use your email address to send you notices related to the SERVICE (including notices required by law).
Notices may include marketing materials. You may opt out of receiving marketing materials via email to [EMAIL].
Communication by email may be public, including your name, email address, the content of any messages you send
to the SERVICE, and the content of any message the SERVICE sends to you. You agree to be contacted by email as
opposed to postal mail.5. If you use any invitation service to invite third parties to the SERVICE, you will be asked to provide that party’s email
address and automatically send that party an email invitation. SERVICE PROVIDER stores the information needed to
send in the email, to register the third party if that third party accepts the invitation, and to track the metrics associated
with any invitation service we might offer.
6. You also provide information in the content that you post on the SERVICE. This content and metadata may be
accessed by other users based on your security settings and authorizations. SERVICE PROVIDER can, but is not
obligated to, monitor content posted on the SERVICE. It can remove any information that you post for any reason or no
reason. Except for content viewable in accordance with your authorizations and security settings, SERVICE
PROVIDER and its agents and employees will not view your content except to (i) maintain, provide, or improve the
SERVICE, (ii) help you and resolve support requests, or (iii) comply with or avoid violation of applicable law or
otherwise cooperate with law enforcement, all in SERVICE PROVIDER’s sole discretion.
7. When you use the SERVICE, we may send one or more cookies to your computer to uniquely identify your browser
and let SERVICE PROVIDER help you log in faster and enhance site navigation. Persistent cookies may be removed
per your web browser’s instructions. You can also set your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a
cookie is being sent. Some SERVICE features may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
8. When you use the SERVICE, our servers automatically record certain information sent by your web browser. These
server logs may include information such as your web request, IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, URLs,
number of clicks, how you interact with links on the SERVICE, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, mobile
carrier, and similar information.
9. We may employ clear gifs (also known as “web beacons”) to track online usage patterns. We may also use clear gifs in
HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients. The information is used to
enable more accurate reporting and improve the SERVICE.
10. When you use the SERVICE by or through a mobile device, SERVICE PROVIDER may access, collect, monitor,
and/or remotely store location data. Location data may convey to SERVICE PROVIDER information about how you
use the SERVICE. It does not collect or provide us with personally identifying information about you; however, location
data may be used in conjunction with personally identifying information. Some features of the SERVICE may not
operate properly if use or availability of location data is limited or disabled.
11. When a user accesses the SERVICE by or through a mobile device, SERVICE PROVIDER may access, collect,
monitor, and/or remotely store one or more device identifiers. SERVICE PROVIDER may use device identifiers to
improve the SERVICE. The device identifier may provide SERVICE PROVIDER with information about how you use
the SERVICE, but it does not collect or share personally identifying information. However, a device identifier may be
used in conjunction with personally identifying information and may remain on your device to speed up the login
process and enhance navigation on the SERVICE. Some aspects of the SERVICE may not function properly if the
availability and use of device identifiers is limited or disabled. SERVICE PROVIDER may access, collect, and store
device identifiers once the user enables the SERVICE.
12. SERVICE PROVIDER may use third party tools (e.g., Google Analytics or similar tools) to study SERVICE usage and
performance. Many of these tools collect the information sent by your web browser as part of a web page request
(including cookies and your IP address). These tools receive the information provided to SERVICE PROVIDER and
use it as governed by their own privacy policies.
13. SERVICE PROVIDER will display your information on the SERVICE in accordance with your authorizations and
security preferences. The information that you provide for inclusion on the SERVICE should reflect how much you
want others to know about you. Consider this carefully before disclosing any information and recognize that the more
content you provide the less anonymous you may be. You can review and revise your user information at any time.
SERVICE PROVIDER may share or disclose information with your consent.
14. SERVICE PROVIDER may share your personally identifying information with third parties for providing the SERVICE.
Information may also be stored in locations outside of SERVICE PROVIDER’s direct control. SERVICE PROVIDER
may share your information with a third-party application with your consent including without limitation when you
access the SERVICE through such third-party application. SERVICE PROVIDER is not responsible for any third
party’s use or disclosure of your information. You should only use applications that you trust and that have privacy
policies that you consider acceptable.
15. As SERVICE PROVIDER develops its business, it may buy or sell assets or make certain offerings. Customer
information is generally one of the transferred assets. Information may also be transferred or assigned in the event of a
divestiture, merger, or dissolution.
16. SERVICE PROVIDER may use non-personally identifiable information with third parties for any purpose whatsoever.
17. SERVICE PROVIDER takes commercially reasonable measures to protect the security of user data.
18. SERVICE PROVIDER and/or its vendors use SSL for the encrypted transmission of sensitive information including
credit card numbers; SERVICE PROVIDER and/or its vendors continuously and regularly backup your data to help
prevent loss and assist in recovery; SERVICE PROVIDER and/or its vendors protect against common web attack
vectors, host data in secure data centers, and implement firewalls and access restriction on their servers to secure
their network.
19. In the event personal information is compromised because of a security breach, SERVICE PROVIDER will promptly
notify those users whose information is reasonably believed to have been affected.
20. No method of electronic transmission or storage is completely secure. The SERVICE is provided “AS IS” and
SERVICE PROVIDER makes no warranty, express or implied, concerning the security or integrity of any user data. All
implied warranties, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular
purpose, are hereby disclaimed.
21. You are not obligated to provide any information to SERVICE PROVIDER. However, the failure to provide SERVICE
PROVIDER with certain information may limit or otherwise impact the services available on the SERVICE.
22. The SERVICE is not intended for use by anyone under the age of 13 years. SERVICE PROVIDER does not knowingly
collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 years or knowingly allow such persons to
register for the SERVICE. If SERVICE PROVIDER learns that it has collected personal information from a child under
the age of 13 years without verification of parental consent, SERVICE PROVIDER will promptly take steps to remove
that information. If you believe that SERVICE PROVIDER has or may have information from or about a child under 13
years of age, please contact SERVICE PROVIDER at office@ckstonellc.com.
23. SERVICE PROVIDER is not responsible or liable for the practices employed by the owners or users of websites linked
to or from the SERVICE. Furthermore, SERVICE PROVIDER is not responsible or liable for the information or content
on such third-party sites. This Privacy Policy is only in effect for the SERVICE and not for any third-party website and
you are subject to the terms of use and privacy and other policies of such third-party website.
24. Any information posted in a discussion room, group room, blog, or the like is considered publicly accessible, and the
user should not post any information it wishes to keep confidential.
25. You hereby acknowledge and warrant as follows: (i) SERVICE PROVIDER is not a Business Associate as defined by
the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 and any regulations promulgated thereunder, all as
amended (“HIPAA”); (ii) you will not share Protected Health Information (as defined by HIPAA, “PHI”) about any patient
unless same is required as part of the Services; (iii) prior to sharing any PHI about any patient, you will have obtained
any written statutory releases required from such patient and will provide same to SERVICE PROVIDER promptly
upon request, and you will not share any PHI with SERVICE PROVIDER until such release has been duly executed by
the patient; (iv) you acknowledge that every data storage and information sharing system is subject to hacks and
breaches and accept all risk that PHI shared with SERVICE PROVIDER is accessed without authorization, (v) you
agree to indemnify and hold SERVICE PROVIDER harmless from any claim, allegation, investigation, loss, injury,
damage, or penalty, including those imposed by federal, state, or local governments, in whole or in part on the grounds
of any alleged or actual HIPAA violation.