LocoSoco - Terms and Conditions

Terms of Service

Thanks for using LocoSoco! The following terms and conditions (the "Agreement" or “Terms of Service”) form a binding agreement between you and us. Please review the following terms carefully. By using our services (“Services”), the Site, and/or the Mobile Apps (together, “the Site”), you are agreeing to these terms, and these terms will govern your use of our Services. If you do not agree to these terms, you must cease use of the Services. The terms "LocoSoco" or "us" or "we" or "our" refers to LocoSoco Limited (also known as LocoSoco), the owner and operator of the Services. The term "you" refers to the person accessing or using the Services, or the company or organization on behalf of which that person accesses the Services.

Our Services

LocoSoco is a market place that enables you to buy and sell goods, services and information from others around you, provide feedback, get verified and get paid (collectively, the "Services", through our website located at http://LocoSo.co. Please read these Terms of Service carefully. These Terms of Service govern your access to and use of the Site, including any content, information, products or Services therein. This is a legal agreement between you and LocoSoco and applies to you whether you are a registered user of the Site ("Member") or a non-registered user just browsing (collectively "LocoSoco Users"). By using or just visiting LocoSoco, you acknowledge your acceptance of both the Terms of Service as well as the terms and conditions of our Privacy Policy (published at http:///privacy-policy.html) incorporated in these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all of these terms or conditions then you may not use LocoSoco.

LocoSoco may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the practices, privacy policies or the content of such third-party websites. The ability to access websites and information of third-parties from LocoSoco is for your convenience and does not signify our endorsement of such third-parties, their products, their services, other websites, locations or their content. By using LocoSoco you expressly relieve us from any and all liability arising from your use of any third party website. You are permitted to use LocoSoco, only if you:

  • (1) Represent that you are able to form a binding contract in your jurisdiction;
  • (2) Comply with our Terms of Service;
  • (3) Will not copy or distribute any part of LocoSoco in any medium without LocoSoco's prior written authorization;
  • (4) Provide accurate and complete information when creating an account;
  • (5) Acknowledge you are solely responsible for the activity that occurs while signed in to or while using LocoSoco;
  • (6) Don't collect any personally identifiable information, including full names, physical addresses or e-mail addresses, for commercial purposes;
  • (7) Acknowledge your sole responsibility for your content submissions, including posts, profile information and links, pictures, and other such content;
  • (8) Affirm that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, permissions, and consent to use and authorize LocoSoco to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all submissions to enable inclusion and use of the submissions across LocoSoco;
  • (9) Grant each LocoSoco User, whether using LocoSoco or an application developed via a third-party developer, a non-exclusive license to access your submissions through LocoSoco and to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such submissions as permitted through LocoSoco functionality and under these Terms of Service;
  • (10) Will not submit material that is copyrighted or subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy, publicity, trade secret, etc., unless you are the owner of such rights or have the appropriate permission from their rightful owner to specifically submit such materials to LocoSoco; and
  • (11) Affirm we have the right to determine whether any of your submissions are appropriate and complies with these Terms of Service, remove any and/or all of your submissions, and terminate your account with or without prior notice.

No employment

It is agreed by you that your use of LocoSoco does not constitute a partnership, joint venture, relationship of employer and employee or worker and hirer between you and LocoSoco and therefore you shall at all times be responsible for any payment of any contributions and taxes as may be required by law due to your use of LocoSoco and furthermore to the extent permitted by law, you indemnify and keep LocoSoco fully indemnified from and against all and any liability, loss, penalties, awards, damages, expenses or costs (including legal costs) which LocoSoco incurs or becomes liable for arising out of any claim made by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) or any other relevant authority in relation to tax, eligibility to work, National Insurance contributions or other similar contributions due on or in relation to your use of LocoSoco.

Regarding Children

Children under the age of 13 are not permitted to use LocoSoco and we do not intentionally collect or maintain Personal Information from those who are under 13 years old. Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. Thus, if we obtain actual knowledge that a user is under 13, we will take steps to remove that user's Personal Information from our databases. By using LocoSoco, you are representing that you are able to form a binding contract in your jurisdiction.

Your Account and LocoSoco Profile

You will need to register by creating an account with us in order to buy and sell services using the Site. If you choose to create an account or LocoSoco profile with us, you agree to provide only accurate, complete registration information, and that you will keep that information up-to-date if it changes. Access to the Site is not authorised by any other person or entity using your registration information and you are responsible for preventing such unauthorised use. After you register, we’ll issue a unique account number (a “User ID”) to you. Individuals and entities who access the Site or use the Services and have previously been terminated by LocoSoco may not register for an account, nor may you designate any of those individuals to use your account on your behalf. LocoSoco relies on User IDs to know whether users accessing the Site and using our Services are authorised to do so. If someone accesses our Site using a User ID that we’ve issued to you, we will rely on that User ID and will assume that it is really you or your representative who is accessing the Site. You are solely responsible for any and all access to the Site or use of the Service by persons using your User ID. Please notify us immediately if you become aware that your User ID is being used without authorisation.

Rules Regarding Information and other Content

When you use the Site, you can publish and obtain access to various kinds of information and materials, all of which we call “Content.” Content also includes information and materials posted to the Site by you. You agree not to revise Content posted by others, and you agree not to post or use any Content in any manner that violates our Market Regulations located at http://www.LocoSo.co/terms, including, but not limited to Content which: infringes the copyright, trademark, trade secret, or other intellectual property or proprietary right of others, violates the privacy, publicity, or other rights of third parties, is unlawful, defamatory, discriminatory, libelous, pornographic, obscene, abusive, threatening, harassing,, hateful, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate, as determined by LocoSoco in its sole discretion; or is false or inaccurate; or could damage our company, parent company, sister companies, affiliates, advertisers, or other parties; Though we strive to enforce these rules with all of our users, you may be exposed through the Site or Services to Content that violates our policies or is otherwise offensive. You use the Site and Services at your own risk. We may, but are not obligated to, terminate user accounts and/or remove Content from the Site if we determine or suspect that those accounts or Content violate the terms of this Agreement or the applicable agreement with the offending user(s). We take no responsibility for your exposure to Content on the Site whether it violates our content policies or not. If you provide feedback to us, we may use and disclose such feedback for any purpose, in accordance with these Terms of Service and our Privacy Policy. You agree that any such comments and any email we receive becomes our property. We may use feedback for marketing purposes or to add to or modify our services without paying any royalties or other compensation to you.

In the event we go through a business transition such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Information may be among the assets transferred. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and are permitted by this Privacy Policy, and that any acquirer of ours, or their agents, may continue to process your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

General Rules of User Conduct

It is our goal to make the use of our Site and Services a good experience for all of our users, so you agree to follow our Market Regulations. You also agree not to do any of the following: Conduct or promote any illegal activities while using the Site or Services; Upload, distribute or print anything that may be harmful to minors; Attempt to reverse engineer or jeopardize the correct functioning of the Site, or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the software (including the tools, methods, processes, and infrastructure) that enables or underlies the Site; Attempt to gain access to secured portions of the Site to which you do not possess access rights; Upload or transmit any form of virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other malicious code; Use the Site or Services to generate unsolicited email advertisements or spam; Use any automatic or manual process to search or harvest information from the Site or Services, or to interfere in any way with the proper functioning of the Site and Services; or Impersonate another user. You agree that we may mediate any dispute if so requested by at least one party to the dispute.

Security

LocoSoco will use reasonable efforts to maintain the security and integrity of information you provide to us. However, you acknowledge and agree that LocoSoco cannot fully eliminate security risks and cannot guarantee that unauthorized access to your information will never occur. You agree that you will keep your password for your LocoSoco account confidential and secure, and that you will not share it with others. LocoSoco recommends that you change your password every month for additional security.

Privacy

We believe that personal privacy issues are important, so we developed a Privacy Policy to explain how we collect, use and disclose information and Content. The Privacy Policy forms part of our agreement with you and is incorporated in this Agreement.

LocoSoco Service

We operate a marketplace for goods, skills and services. By using this Service you accept the terms and conditions associated with the service. The Service includes both: • Ad-hoc tasks: those which are expected to be one-offs in nature • Repetitive or subscription-based tasks: those which are expected to repeat on a monthly or other period basis • Each task has its own budgeted cost, which varies depending on the type of service and level of complexity. With our Service, you authorise LocoSoco to do some or all of the following on your behalf: post requests, answer questions, take and make payments and refunds, communicate directly with potential and chosen sellers or taskers, choose sellers and pay sellers. Your use of the Service means that you have requested our help to mediate any disputes to maintain the good working order of the Site. LocoSoco reserves the right to withdraw the Service at any time for whatever reason at its absolute discretion. LocoSoco reserves the right to withdraw offers and refuse service to you in case of non-payment, disputes over payment or invalid payment mechanisms, bad or negative feedback or any other breach of LocoSoco’s terms and conditions. You may cancel your use of the Service at any time by informing us that you wish to do so through e-mail to contact@locoso.co or by writing to us at our registered office.

Optional Services

We may also allow access to, or advertise, certain third parties from which you may purchase certain goods or services from these third parties ("Partners"). You understand that we do not operate or control the products or services offered by Partners. Partners are responsible for all aspects of order processing, fulfilment, billing and customer service related to the products and services they offer. We are not a party to the transactions entered into between you and Partners. Partners and other advertisers are also responsible for ensuring that advertisements and other materials submitted for inclusion on the Site are accurate and comply with applicable laws.

Termination

We may change or discontinue the Site or any of the Services at any time without prior notice. We reserve the right to terminate this Agreement at our election and for any reason, without prior notice, and this Agreement will automatically terminate in the event that you violate any of the terms and conditions set forth below. In the event of any termination, you will immediately cease access to the Site and Services.

Refunds

No refunds are permitted independent of whether the job is Ad-hoc or Repetitive. The only exceptions when refunds are processed are:

  • For Ad-hoc tasks: if the work has not started, a full refund on the price of those task will be refunded. Otherwise, no refund will be issued if the work has started.
  • For Repetitive tasks: a pro-rata refund (up to the monetary value of the amount paid for) is permissible for the number of days left until the monthly task cycle expires. For avoidance of doubt, refunds for expired/past task cycles will not be refunded, even if no work is carried out.


  • To simply cancel your plan email contact@locoso.co

    Disclaimers of Warranty

    You agree that your use of LocoSoco shall be at your sole risk.

    TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LOCOSOCO, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF AND ACCESS IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. LocoSoco MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS SITE'S CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (V) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (VI) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA LocoSoco. LocoSoco DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH LOCOSOCO OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND LocoSoco WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.

    Limitations of Liability

    Nothing in these terms shall limit our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or the negligence of our agents or employees. You agree not to hold us responsible for things other users post or do. We do not review users' postings and are not involved in the actual transactions between users on the LocoSoco marketplace. As most of the content on es from other users, we do not guarantee the accuracy of postings or user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what's offered. In no event do we accept liability of any description for the posting of any unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent information, or material of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law. We cannot guarantee continuous, error-free or secure access to our services or that defects in the service will be corrected. While we will use reasonable efforts to maintain an uninterrupted service, we cannot guarantee this and we do not give any promises or warranties (whether express or implied) about the availability of our services. Accordingly, to the extent legally permitted we expressly disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. We are not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of LocoSoco, even if you advise us or we could reasonably foresee the possibility of any such damage occurring. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.

    Despite the previous paragraph, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the lower of (a) 100 Pounds Sterling or (b) the value of the deposit paid on the LocoSoco marketplace.

    Content

    LocoSoco contains content from us, you, and other users. LocoSoco is protected by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or via LocoSoco is protected as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws and international conventions. You agree not to copy, distribute or modify content from LocoSoco without our express written consent. You may not disassemble or decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in LocoSoco. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any purposes any aspect of LocoSoco (other than your own content). When you give us content, you are granting us and representing that you have the right to grant us, a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights to that content.

    Electronic Communications

    The communications between you and LocoSoco use electronic means, whether you visit the Site or send us emails, or whether LocoSoco posts notices on the Service or communicates with you via email. For contractual purposes, you (a) consent to receive communications from LocoSoco in an electronic form; and (b) agree that all terms and conditions, agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that LocoSoco provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications would satisfy if it were in writing. The foregoing does not affect your non-waivable rights.

    Changes to this Agreement

    These terms and the other policies posted on LocoSoco constitute the entire agreement between LocoSoco and you, superseding any prior agreements. This Agreement shall be governed and construed in all respects by the laws of England and Wales. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against LocoSoco Limited must be resolved by the courts of England and Wales. You and LocoSoco Limited both agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts; for claims falling within the jurisdiction of a County Court, you and LocoSoco Limited both agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the County Court of London. If we don't enforce any particular provision, we are not waiving our right to do so later. If a court strikes down any of these terms, the remaining terms will survive. We may automatically assign this agreement in our sole discretion in accordance with the notice provision below. Except for notices relating to illegal or infringing content, your notices to us must be sent by registered mail to LocoSoco Limited, 3rd Floor, 86-90 Paul Street, London, EC2A 4NE, United Kingdom. Notices regarding illegal or infringing content should be sent to contact@locoso.co. We will send notices to you via the email address you provide, or by registered mail. Notices sent by registered mail will be deemed received five days following the date of mailing. We may update this agreement at any time, with updates taking effect when you next access the Services or 30 days after we post the updated policy on the Site, whichever is sooner. No other amendment to this agreement will be effective unless made in writing, signed by users and by us.

    LocoSoco Market Regulations

    LocoSoco is a platform for connecting buyers and sellers. Whatever you’re interested in buying or selling, please make sure to do so in a civilized manner that respects the dignity of everyone involved.

    Trust and Safety

    Using the LocoSoco platform involves real people and real money. It's essential to protect yourself and use common sense. So make sure you are happy before you complete the transaction. All sales are final and once you have paid the transaction is binding.

    Safety First

    If you are dealing with someone you don’t know, always meet in a public place, like a café or bank. Take care to protect your personal information, such as your name, address, phone number, credit card number. Only provide your personal information to LocoSoco and our payment processing partners directly through the secure LocoSoco application. Only accept payment through LocoSoco.

    Dispute Resolution

    No refunds are permitted independent of whether the job is Ad-hoc or Repetitive. The only exceptions when refunds are processed are:

    • For Ad-hoc tasks: if the work has not started, a full refund on the price of those tasks will be refunded. Otherwise, no refund will be issued if the work has started.
    • For Repetitive tasks: a pro-rata refund (up to the monetary value of the amount paid for) is permissible for the number of days left until the monthly task cycle expires. For avoidance of doubt, refunds for expired/past task cycles will not be refunded, even if no work is carried out.


    • To simply cancel your plan email contact@locoso.co.

      If you feel you may have been the victim of theft or fraud, be sure to document what happened and contact your local law enforcement for assistance. Maintaining the safety and integrity of LocoSoco is extremely important to us, if a crime has taken place relating to a LocoSoco transaction, please provide us with a copy of the police report (by contacting us here: contact@locoso.co) so that we may take appropriate action.

      Personal Conduct

      LocoSoco users are other people from your community, and they may even be someone you know. Harassment, sexual solicitation, bullying and the use of inappropriate or hateful language are strictly prohibited. Please report any abusive communications sent through LocoSoco using the contact@locoso.co address. We reserve the right to pass any evidence of such behavior to the relevant authorities.

      Offer Guidelines

      All offers posted on LocoSoco must comply with all applicable local laws and regulations. Don't post anything that is not legal to sell where you are located. Do not share personal information with other users. Please don't include your name, email address, phone number or other personal information in offers or communications with other users. For your safety and to maintain the integrity of the LocoSoco marketplace, we require that you only communicate through LocoSoco.

      Prohibited Goods and Services: you can offer to buy just about anything on LocoSoco, but here are some things that aren't allowed: Sexual activity of any kind or obtaining goods or services for purposes of sexual gratification is prohibited*. However, delivery of sexual health items such as contraception is permitted. Drugs, alcohol or tobacco products, including prescription drugs, drug paraphernalia (rolling papers, pipes, etc.) or other controlled substances are prohibited. Over-the-counter medicine is okay. Anything related to weapons or unlawful activity is prohibited. This includes soliciting, inducing or encouraging illegal acts or requesting goods or services in furtherance of a crime. Animals, plants and insects that are regulated or prohibited for sale under applicable laws. Blood, bodily fluids and body parts.

      Embargoed goods. Items designed to be used to commit a crime including not without limitation burglary tools, false identification and items used to manufacture illegal explosives or controlled substances. Material that infringes copyrights, trademarks or other third party rights. Counterfeit or fraudulent items. Obscene material, child pornography or material that is harmful to minors. Prescription drugs, medical devices, controlled substances, illegal drugs, or drug paraphernalia. Services or merchandise that promote hatred and violence against specific groups of people. Services that are illegal including without limitation prostitution. Stocks and other securities. Stolen goods or property with serial number removed or altered. Weapons (including but not limited to firearms, martial arts weapons, silencers, ammunition, disguised or switchblade knives, BB guns, stun guns or tear gas) and weapons parts. Fireworks. Items containing hazardous substances or pesticides.

      If you suspect an offer may violate these policies, please report it to us using the contact@locoso.co address and we will review it accordingly.

      LocoSoco Privacy Policy

      This privacy policy explains how we handle your personal data. We collect, use, and share personal information to help the LocoSoco Mobile Applications (“Apps”) and Website (“LocoSoco”) work and to keep them safe (details below). In formal terms, LocoSoco Limited of 3rd Floor, 86-90 Paul Street, London, EC2A 4NE, United Kingdom, registered in England and Wales, acting itself and through its subsidiaries, is the 'data controller' of your personal information.

      The LocoSoco Mobile Apps and the associated LocoSoco Website available at www. ("LocoSoco") are owned and operated by LocoSoco Limited ("us" "we" or "our"). The LocoSoco Apps and Website provide a platform where you can buy and sell goods, services and information with others around you, provide feedback, get verified and get paid (collectively, the "Services"). This LocoSoco Privacy Policy (the "Privacy Policy") is intended to inform you of our policies and practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of any information submitted to us or collected through your use of LocoSoco. The information addressed in this Privacy Policy includes "Personal Information," which is information about you that is personally identifiable such as your full name, physical address or e-mail address, as well as "Non-Identifiable Information," which is non-public information that may be associated with or linked to a specific LocoSoco account but does not by itself permit the identification of individual persons (e.g., demographic, interest, geographical or site usage information). This Privacy Policy does not pertain to any information that is publicly available on or through LocoSoco.

      User Consent

      By accessing or otherwise using LocoSoco, you agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and the associated Terms of Service (set forth above). You expressly consent to the processing of your Personal Information and Anonymous Information according to this Privacy Policy.

      Your Personal Information may be processed by us in the country where it was collected as well as other countries (including the United States) where laws regarding processing of Personal Information may be less stringent than the laws in your country.

      Regarding Children

      Children under the age of 13 are not permitted to use LocoSoco and we do not intentionally collect or maintain Personal Information from those who are under 13 years old. Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. Thus, if we obtain actual knowledge that a user is under 13, we will take steps to remove that user's Personal Information from our databases. By using LocoSoco, you are representing that you are able to form a binding contract in your jurisdiction.

      Collection and Use of Information

      Information Submitted to LocoSoco

      In general, we collect both Personal Information and Non-Identifiable Information that you submit to us voluntarily through LocoSoco. We collect information that you submit in the process of creating or editing your account and user profile on LocoSoco. For example, our registration and login process requires you to provide us with your name, a valid email address and a password of your choice. When using our Apps or Website through a mobile device, we may also collect your mobile phone number as part of your registration information. When you personalise your profile and use the features of LocoSoco, we will collect any information you voluntarily provide, and we may also request optional information to support your use of LocoSoco, including such Non-Identifiable Information as your year of birth, gender and other demographic information. We also collect information in the form of the content that you submit during your use of LocoSoco, such as photos, reviews, ratings and other information you choose to submit, including information from other social networks and electronic services that you choose to link to or associate with your LocoSoco profile.

      If you send e-mail to us, or fill out our "Feedback" form through LocoSoco, we will collect your e-mail address and the full content of your e-mail, including attached files, and other information you provide. When you finalise transactions with other LocoSoco users, you will need to submit your credit card or other payment information so that our service providers can process your payment for those products and services. When you participate in contests, sweepstakes, or other activities that we make available on LocoSoco, we will collect the information designated along with such activity, which may include your Personal Information to permit us to contact you in connection with that activity. If you choose to sign up to receive information about products or services that may be of interest to you, we will collect your email address and all related information. Additionally, we collect any information that you voluntarily enter, including Personal Information, into any postings, comments, or forums within the munity.

      Information from Other Sources

      We may receive information, including Personal Information, about you from other sources with which you have registered, companies with whom we have partnered (collectively, "Partners") or other third parties. We may associate this information with the other Personal Information we have collected about you. If you connect to LocoSoco through a social network or other electronic service, we may collect information about you and your friends from that social network or electronic service in order to provide you with a more personalised experience. For instance, we may collect your user ID or profile information from that third-party social network that you have permitted to be displayed through LocoSoco in order to display you as a friend or in association with your profile and connections. LocoSoco will treat this information in the same manner as we treat the information we collect directly from you. However, please remember that the third party providers of such information handle it according to their own privacy policies.

      Information Collected Via Technology

      As you use LocoSoco, certain technical and usage information may be collected from you, including your Internet protocol address, browser type, and operating system. In connection with your use of the LocoSoco Mobile App through a mobile device, we may also gather information from your mobile device including its unique identification number and your geographic location. We also use Cookies and navigational data like Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) to gather information regarding the date and time of your visit and the solutions and information for which you searched and viewed, or on which of the advertisements displayed on LocoSoco you clicked. This type of information is collected to make LocoSoco and its solutions more useful to you and to tailor the LocoSoco experience to meet your special interests and needs.

      An "Internet protocol address" or "IP Address" is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. In some cases your IP Address stays the same from browser session to browser session; but if you use a consumer Internet access provider, your IP Address probably varies from session to session. We, or our service providers, may track your IP Address when you access LocoSoco to assist with ad targeting.

      "Cookies" are small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing a website. We may use both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience with LocoSoco. Persistent Cookies can be removed by following your Internet browser help file directions. In order to use our services offered through LocoSoco, your web browser must accept Cookies. If you choose to disable Cookies, some aspects of LocoSoco may not work properly, and you will not be able to receive our services.

      We may also enable third-party advertising networks, advertisers and ad servers to promote third-party products and/or services by placing advertisements on LocoSoco. These advertisers and ad servers may use their own Cookies and/or "Web Beacons" (which are usually small, transparent graphic images) in order to monitor information related to those advertisements and your use of LocoSoco. Clicking on such advertisements will direct you to the website of a third-party and the advertiser.

      This Privacy Policy does not cover the privacy practices of any advertisers or ad servers. For more information about third-party advertising, and to exercise your choices regarding advertising customization by third-party ad networks, visit the Network Advertising Initiative website. (http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp)

      Aggregate Information

      Additionally, we may use your Non-Identifiable Information in connection with compiling Aggregate Information about general site usage in order to perform statistical analysis to help us analyze patterns in the use of LocoSoco. Such Aggregate Information will not include your Personal Information.

      Use and Disclosure of Information

      LocoSoco’s Use of Information

      In general, both the Personal Information and Non-Identifiable Information you submit to us is used to provide you access to LocoSoco, to improve LocoSoco, to better tailor the features, performance, and support of LocoSoco and to offer you additional information, opportunities, promotions and functionality from us, our partners or our advertisers. For example, we may use and display your full name and email address when you send an email notification to a friend through LocoSoco or the social network from which you have connected to LocoSoco (such as in an invitation, or when sharing your content).

      Additionally, we use your email address to contact you on behalf of your contacts (such as when someone sends you a personal message or notifications from a social network or other website with whom you have registered to receive such notifications). We may use this e-mail address to contact you, for things such as notifications of limited edition shop sales, changes to LocoSoco policies, and other types of service and/or legal notices. You may indicate your preference to stop receiving further promotional communications as further detailed below.

      LocoSoco’s Disclosure of Information

      Personal Information. Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, we do not generally sell, trade, rent, or share the Personal Information that we collect with third parties, unless you ask or authorize us to do so.

      Partners and Service Providers: We share your content preferences and other information with the social network from which you have connected to LocoSoco, along with those companies and persons with whom you have asked or authorized us to share your information.

      We may provide your Personal Information to third-party service providers who work on behalf of or with us to provide some of the services and features of LocoSoco and to help us communicate with you. Examples of such services include sending e-mail, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing payments (including credit card payments), and providing customer service. We may share some or all of your Personal Information with our third-party partners, those with whom we have a co-branding or promotional relationship, or other third-parties about whom you are otherwise notified and do not request to opt out of such sharing. We require our third-party service providers to promise not to use such non-public information except as necessary to provide the relevant services to us.

      Non-Identifiable Information: This Privacy Policy does not limit our use or disclosure of Non-Identifiable Information in any way, and we reserve the right to use and disclose Non-Identifiable Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties in our discretion. Specifically, we may use any of the Non-Identifiable Information you provide or that we collect from you or third parties to assist us in recommending content or connections, and we may disclose Non-Identifiable Information to third-parties who assist us in delivering you more relevant advertising and content.

      Mergers or Acquisitions/Change of Control: Although we currently do not have a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under a common control, we may in the future, and we may share some or all of your Personal Information with these companies, in which case we will require them to honor this Privacy Policy.

      In the event we go through a business transition such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Information may be among the assets transferred. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and are permitted by this Privacy Policy, and that any acquirer of ours, or their agents, may continue to process your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

      Responding to Legal Process and Related Disclosures: We may disclose your Personal Information if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with laws or to respond to subpoenas, court orders, warrants or other legal demands or to establish or defend LocoSoco from legal claims; or (b) to protect and defend our rights or property, you, or third parties from fraud, abuse or violations of the Terms of Service or illegal acts; or (c) to protect the safety or integrity of LocoSoco, its users, the public or other parties as it is deemed appropriate, in our sole discretion. You hereby consent to our sharing your Personal Information under the circumstances described herein.

      The ability of others to view your information

      Helping you to protect your information is a vital part of our mission. It is up to you to make sure you are comfortable with the information you choose to provide us and the information you choose to publish. You understand that when you use LocoSoco, certain information you post or provide through LocoSoco, such as your name, profile, comments, collections and reviews, may be shared with other users and posted on publicly available portions of LocoSoco, including without limitation, chat rooms, bulletin and message boards, along with other public forums. Please keep in mind that if you choose to disclose Personal Information when posting comments or other information or content through LocoSoco, this information may become publicly available and may be collected and used by others, including people outside the munity. We will not have any obligations with respect to any information that you post to parts of LocoSoco available to others, and recommend that you use caution when giving out personal information to others in public forums online or otherwise. We also share the information you publish with other third-parties.

      Third Party Sites and Advertising

      LocoSoco may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such third-party websites. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of each and every website and mobile app they visit. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by us through LocoSoco and does not apply to these third-party websites. The ability to access information of third-parties from LocoSoco, or links to other websites or locations, is for your convenience and does not signify our endorsement of such third-parties, their products, their services, other websites, locations or their content.

      Your Choices Regarding Your Personal Information

      We offer you choices regarding the collection, use, and sharing of your Personal Information. When you receive promotional communications from us, you may indicate a preference to stop receiving further promotional communications from us and you will have the opportunity to "opt-out" by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the promotional e-mail you receive or by contacting us directly (please see contact information below).

      Despite your indicated email preferences, we may send you administrative emails regarding LocoSoco, including, for example, administrative confirmations, and notices of updates to our Privacy Policy if we choose to provide such notices to you in this manner.

      You may change any of your profile information by editing it in the profile settings page. You may request deletion of your Personal Information by contacting us here contact@locoso.co but please note that we may be required (by law or otherwise) to keep this information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request, only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete Personal Information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives.

      Feedback

      If you provide feedback to us, we may use and disclose such feedback for any purpose, provided we do not associate such feedback with your Personal Information. We will collect any information contained in such feedback and will treat the Personal Information in it in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

      Security

      We are committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Even though we have taken significant steps to protect your Personal Information, no company, including us, can fully eliminate security risks to Personal Information. If you become aware of a potential security breach or issue you must immediately report it to us by e-mail at contact@locoso.co. LocoSoco recommends that you change your password every month.

      Contact and Revisions

      If you have questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us here: contact@locoso.co

      This Privacy Policy is subject to occasional revision at our discretion, and if we make any material changes in the way we use your Personal Information, we will post an alert on this page or may otherwise post an alert on our LocoSoco blog. If you object to any such changes, you must cease using LocoSoco. Continued use of LocoSoco following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.

      Last modified date: 2nd September 2016