1. The Information We Collect
On certain portions of the Service, you are requested to provide personally identifiable information. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected at these pages may include: e-mail address (mandatory to set Parental Controls but otherwise optional for promotional materials), and other optional information (e.g., cell phone numbers and information about your interests in and use of various products, programs, and services). Personal information does not include business contact information (e.g. office address, telephone number) in those jurisdictions that recognize such information as not being personal information. Personal information may be collected when you: (a) create a Registered Account; (b) create Subaccounts linked to your Registered Account; (c) register for promotions or other features of the Service; and (d) report any issues relating to the Service or your use of the Service.
We also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit the Sites or access the Service, such as: the type of browser you are using (e.g., Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Netscape, Internet Explorer); the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows XP, Vista); the IP address of any of your Computer(s) which may be used to access the Service; the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink, Verizon); referring/exit pages; date/time stamp; clickstream data; and pixel tags. In addition, when you visit the Service our servers automatically collect information describing your use of the Service, including content accessed by you, page/screen visits, length of time viewing a certain page or program, how the content is viewed, etc. You may also be asked to voluntarily rate the content you view on the Service.
2. How We Use the Information
In addition to the uses described previously, we may use or share the information you provide about yourself with our distributors to verify your eligibility to access the Service, fulfill your requests for our products, programs, and services, to respond to your inquiries about our offerings and provide customer service assistance, to offer you other products, programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you, to customize your use of the Service based on your viewing patterns and areas of interest, and to communicate with you regarding the Service, verify the status of your Registered Account and provide you with information regarding changes or updates to the Service, newsletters, and special offers and promotions.
Please recognize that OMNI and/or its vendors (such as mailing houses, or customer service vendors) may store this information, and may share this information with third parties as necessary to process your transactions and provide access to the Service by you and your Subaccount holders. OMNI may also use this information for internal review and analysis of the Service, the customer service process, and consumer comments.
We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to notify you when you have won one of our contests or when we make changes to our subscriber agreements, to provide you with newsletters, promotional information about OMNI and/or the Service, or to contact you about changes to the Service or other system requirements, your Registered Account with us, or any customer service requests submitted by you. OMNI may on occasion combine information we receive online with outside records to enhance our ability to market to you those products or services that may be of interest to you.
We sometimes use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of our Service and to enable us to personalize your experience in using our Service. We also may use this information to analyze usage of the Service internally, in the aggregate to provide user ratings and other information to subscribers generally, to offer you products, programs, or services that we think you might enjoy, and to better assist with customer service. We may also share such information in the aggregate to enable partners, prospective partners or third parties (such as Nielsen, movie studios, cable and satellite companies, etc.) to analyze usage of particular items of content, such as how often a particular film was streamed or how much of a particular film was watched.
3. Opting Out
If at any time you wish to opt out of receiving promotional materials related to the Service, we will provide an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each promotional e-mail you receive. You can also go to the “Profiles” section in the Settings section of the Service to opt out of newsletters and other promotional e-mails. Please keep in mind that opting out of promotional e-mails will not prevent you from receiving transactional e-mail correspondence related to, without limitation: the Service, your Registered Account and/or any Subaccounts.
You should note that in some instances, certain information or services can only be provided to you if personal information is provided. If you elect not to provide such information or opt out of having your information shared, you may not be able to receive certain content or information.
4. Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors
The Service may contain links to other sites, including without limitation, the sites of our distributors, whose information practices may be different than ours. Visitors should consult the other sites’ privacy notices, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
We sometimes may offer content (e.g., contests, sweepstakes, or promotions) that is sponsored by or co-branded with identified third parties. By virtue of these relationships, the third parties may obtain personally identifiable information that visitors voluntarily submit as a result of participation in such content or activities. OMNI has no control over these parties’ use of this information. The Service will notify you at the time of requesting personally identifiable information if these parties will obtain such information.
5. Cookies and Information We collect as You Access and Use the Service
In addition to any Personal Information or other information that you choose to submit to the Services, our third-party service providers and we may use a variety of technologies that automatically or passively collect certain information whenever you visit or interact with the Services (“Usage Information”). This Usage Information may include the browser you are using, the URL that referred you to our Services, all of the areas within our Services that you visit, and the time of day, among other information. We may use Usage Information for a variety of purposes, including enhancing or otherwise improving the Services. In addition, we collect your IP address or other unique identifier (“Device Identifier”) for your computer or other device used to access the Services (any, a “Device”). A Device Identifier is a number that is automatically assigned to your Device used to access the Services, and our computers identify your Device by its Device Identifier. Usage Information may be non-identifying or may be associated with you. Whenever we associate Usage Information or a Device Identifier with your Personal Information, we will treat it as Personal Information.
A cookie is a data file placed on a Device when it is used to visit the Service. A Flash cookie is a data file placed on a Device via the Adobe Flash plugin that may be built-in to or downloaded by you to your Device. Cookies and Flash Cookies may be used for many purposes, including, without limitation, remembering you and your preferences and tracking your visits to our web pages. If you choose to disable cookies or Flash cookies on your Device, some features of the Services may not function properly.
Small graphic images or other web programming code called web beacons (also known as “1×1 GIFs” or “clear GIFs”) may be included in our web pages and e-mail messages. Web beacons may be invisible to you, but any electronic image or other web programming code inserted into a web page or e-mail can act as a web beacon. Web beacons or similar technologies may be used for a number of purposes, including, without limitation, to count visitors to the Services, to monitor how users navigate the Services, to count how many e-mails that were sent were actually opened or to count how many particular articles or links were actually viewed.
An embedded script is programming code that is designed to collect information about your interactions with the Services, such as the links you click on. The code is temporarily downloaded onto your Device from our web server or a third party service provider, is active only while you are connected to the Services, and is deactivated or deleted thereafter.
We take information security seriously and use reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online.
Of course, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure, and any message or information you send to the Service may be read or intercepted by others, even if there is a special notice that a particular transmission (for example, credit card information) is encrypted, so please be aware that you provide your personally identifiable information at your own risk.
7. How You can Access or Correct Information
You can access the personally identifiable information that you have provided to the Service online, or correct factual errors in such information, at the Settings section of the Service.
To help protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections to any personally identifiable or billing information.
8. Collection of Information by Children
9. How to Contact Us