Fallsnet Policies

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Northern Network Concepts, Inc.

At Fallsnet Website, accessible from https://www.fallsnet.com, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by Fallsnet Website and how we use it.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.

This Privacy Policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website with regards to the information that they shared and/or collect in Fallsnet Website. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website. Our Privacy Policy was created with the help of the Privacy Policy Generator.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

Information we collect

The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.

If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.

When you register for an Account, we may ask for your contact information, including items such as name, company name, address, email address, and telephone number.

How we use your information

We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:

  • Provide, operate, and maintain our website
  • Improve, personalize, and expand our website
  • Understand and analyze how you use our website
  • Develop new products, services, features, and functionality
  • Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, and for marketing and promotional purposes
  • Send you emails
  • Find and prevent fraud

Log Files

Fallsnet Website follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Like any other website, Fallsnet Website uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.

For more general information on cookies, please read "What Are Cookies".

Google DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google is one of a third-party vendor on our site. It also uses cookies, known as DART cookies, to serve ads to our site visitors based upon their visit to the Fallsnet Website and other sites on the internet. However, visitors may choose to decline the use of DART cookies by visiting the Google ad and content network Privacy Policy at the following URL – https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

Advertising Partners Privacy Policies

You may consult this list to find the Privacy Policy for each of the advertising partners of Fallsnet Website.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks uses technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on Fallsnet Website, which are sent directly to users' browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.

Note that Fallsnet Website has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third Party Privacy Policies

Fallsnet Website's Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options.

You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

CCPA Privacy Rights (Do Not Sell My Personal Information)

Under the CCPA, among other rights, California consumers have the right to:

Request that a business that collects a consumer's personal data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers.

Request that a business delete any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected.

Request that a business that sells a consumer's personal data, not sell the consumer's personal data.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

GDPR Data Protection Rights

We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

Children's Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

Fallsnet Website does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Fallsnet Acceptable Use Policy

This Acceptable Use Policy document, including the following list of Prohibited Activities, is an integral part of your Service Agreement with Northern Network Concepts, Inc. / Fallsnet (“Fallsnet”). If you engage in any of the activities prohibited by this Acceptable Use Policy document Fallsnet may suspend or terminate your account or assess a fee to your account.

Fallsnet's Acceptable Use Policy (the "Policy") for Fallsnet Services is designed to help protect Fallsnet, Fallsnet's customers and the Internet community in general from irresponsible or, in some cases, illegal activities. The Policy is a non-exclusive list of the actions prohibited by Fallsnet. Fallsnet reserves the right to modify the Policy at any time, effective upon posting at http://www.fallsnet.com/policy. You agree to the Policy and Agreement by accessing or using our Website, products or services, or by sending any electronic transmission through our Network. If any provision of this Agreement is deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these terms and conditions so that it does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Any failure to enforce any provision in this Policy will not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

Prohibited Uses of Fallsnet Systems and Services:

  1. Fallsnet Internet Service may only be used for lawful purposes.
  2. Services provided by Fallsnet are intended for normal residential and commercial use such as web browsing, e-mail, legally accessing media, etc. They are not to be resold or redistributed to others whether for profit or for free.
  3. Transmission, distribution or storage of any material in violation of any applicable law, regulation, policy or rule is prohibited. This includes, without limitation, material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right used without proper authorization, and material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat, or violates export control laws.
  4. Sending Unsolicited Bulk Email ("UBE", "spam"). The sending of any form of Unsolicited Bulk Email through Fallsnet's servers is prohibited. Likewise, the sending of UBE from another service provider advertising a web site, email address or utilizing any resource hosted on Fallsnet's servers, is prohibited. Fallsnet accounts or services may not be used to solicit customers from, or collect replies to, messages sent from another Internet Service Provider where those messages violate this Policy or that of the other provider.
  5. Running Unconfirmed Mailing Lists. Subscribing email addresses to any mailing list without the express and verifiable permission of the email address owner is prohibited. All mailing lists run by Fallsnet customers must be Closed-loop ("Confirmed Opt-in"). The subscription confirmation message received from each address owner must be kept on file for the duration of the existence of the mailing list. Purchasing lists of email addresses from 3rd parties for mailing to from any Fallsnet-hosted domain, or referencing any Fallsnet account, is prohibited.
  6. Advertising, transmitting, or otherwise making available any software, program, product, or service that is designed to violate this AUP or the AUP of any other Internet Service Provider, which includes, but is not limited to, the facilitation of the means to send Unsolicited Bulk Email, initiation of pinging, flooding, mail-bombing, denial of service attacks.
  7. Unauthorized attempts by a user to gain access to any network, account or computer resource not belonging to that user (e.g., "cracking/hacking").
  8. Obtaining or attempting to obtain service by any means or device with intent to avoid payment.
  9. Unauthorized access, alteration, destruction, or any attempt thereof, of any information of any Fallsnet customers or end-users by any means or device.
  10. Knowingly engage in any activities designed to harass, or that will cause a denial-of-service (e.g., synchronized number sequence attacks) to any other user whether on the Fallsnet network or on another provider's network.
  11. Using Fallsnet's Services to interfere with the use of the Fallsnet network by other customers or authorized users or other activities harmful to normal network operation.
  12. Knowingly or unknowingly distributing malicious software (e.g., “Viruses/Malware”).

Violations of the Acceptable Use Policy:

If violations of the Fallsnet Acceptable Use Policy occur, Fallsnet reserves the right to, at Fallsnet’s sole discretion, without notice:

  1. Impose Service Fees
  2. Impose Service restrictions
  3. Suspend the Service
  4. Terminate the Service
  5. Take other actions to stop the offending customer from violation the Policy as Fallsnet deems appropriate
  6. Any Fees, Penalties or Costs charged to Fallsnet that are the direct result of violations of this Policy will be imposed on the Customer

Customer Responsibility for Customer's Users

Each Fallsnet customer is responsible for the activities of its users and, by accepting service from Fallsnet, is agreeing to ensure that its end-users abide by this Policy.