Privacy policy

HUEGROUP takes the privacy and protection of personal information seriously.  By visiting and using its website, you acknowledge that you accept the policies and practices outlined in this Privacy Policy. HUEGROUP reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time.  If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by means of a notice on the Website, so that you may access and review the changes to this document in advance of your continued use of Services.  If you object to any changes, you may close your account.  By continuing to use Services after notice of changes has been sent to you or published on Website, you are consenting to the changes. Unless otherwise defined herein, capitalized terms shall have the meanings assigned to such terms in the Company Terms of Use.

I.  Your trust:

Maintaining your trust is a top concern, therefore:

1) HUEGROUP does not rent, sell, or otherwise provide your personal identifiable information to third parties without your consent, except as described in this Privacy Policy or as required by the law.

2) HUEGROUP does not share your personal information that you have not chosen to make public/publish via Website, unless compelled by law, or as necessary to enforce our User Agreement or to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of HUEGROUP users and the public.

3) HUEGROUP may occasionally hire third parties to provide limited administrative and/or communication services on our behalf, such as hosting websites, the processing of payments, the processing and delivering of mailings, or performing statistical analysis of Services.  These third parties will be permitted to obtain only such information as necessary for them to deliver the service.  You consent to our sharing of such information for the above purposes.

4) HUEGROUP does not currently have a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under a common control (collectively “Affiliates”) though we may in the future.  We may share some or all of your personal information with these Affiliates, in which case we will require our Affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy.  You consent to such sharing under the above circumstances.

5) In the event HUEGROUP goes through a business transaction such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your personal information will likely be among the assets transferred.  You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of HUEGROUP or its assets may continue to use your personal information in accordance with HUEGROUP ’s Privacy Policy at the time.  You consent to HUEGROUP sharing your information under the above circumstances.

6) We maintain standards of security and confidentiality and store information in a database(s).  However, while we employ standards of security, no security system is impenetrable.  As such, HUEGROUP cannot guarantee the security of our database.  You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information and for controlling access to your e-mail communications at all times.

7) The information you provide may reveal, or allows others to identify, your nationality, ethnic origin, gender, age, and other aspects of your life.  By providing information to HUEGROUP for the purposes of creating your account or constructing or publishing your golden folder, you are expressly and voluntarily accepting the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and HUEGROUP ’s User Agreement that allows HUEGROUP to process information about you.  Supplying information to HUEGROUP, including any information deemed “sensitive” by applicable law, is entirely voluntary on your part. 

8) Your personal information may be processed in the country where it was collected as well as other countries, including the United States, where laws regarding the processing of personal information may be less stringent than the laws in your country and by using services or submitting information through the services, you are expressly consenting to such processing.

II. Information Collected:

HUEGROUP collects the following information:

1) Registration Information

To become a registered user (“User”), you must provide the following information to create an account: first name, last name, e-mail address, password, and indicate whether you are acting as an individual or representative of an organization or company (“Registration Information”).  Without this Registration Information, you cannot become a User.   You acknowledge that this information is personal to you, and by becoming a User, you allow others, including HUEGROUP, to identify you and you allow HUEGROUP to use your information in accordance with our User Agreement.

2) Personal Information

After becoming a User, providing Personal Information beyond what is required at registration is completely at your discretion.

3) Cookies

Like most websites, HUEGROUP uses cookies and web log files to allow us to recognize you as User when you return to Website using the same computer and web browser, to track site usage and trends, to improve quality of our service, and to customize your experience on HUEGROUP.  A cookie is a tiny data file that resides on your computer, mobile phone, or other device.  HUEGROUP 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).  You can remove or block cookies using settings in your browser, but in some cases doing so may impact your ability to use Website. 

4) ISP Addresses and Information About Your Computer

When you visit Website, we automatically receive the URL of the site from which you came and the site to which you are going when you leave Website.  HUEGROUP also receives the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer (or the proxy server your use to access the World Wide Web), your computer operating system, and the type of web browser that you are using.  The link between you IP address and your personally identifiable information is not shared with third parties without your permission, except as required in compliance with law.

5) Anonymous Information

HUEGROUP may create records, such as, but not limited to: trends or analytics of user performance on the website, anonymous Information from Registration or Personal Information by excluding information (such as your name) that makes the information personally identifiable to you.  We may publish/disclose these anonymous records to our website or communicate to the general public about them via Website or traditional or online media.  We may also create Anonymous Information about how you use the Services for internal purposes, such as analyzing usage patterns.  We reserve the right to use and disclose any Anonymous Information at our discretion.

III. Uses of Personal Information

1.  HUEGROUP uses the personal information described in the above section to:

a) Administer your User Agreement

b) Deliver our Services

c) Customize the Services that we provide to you

d) Produce and disclose/publish Anonymous Information records

e) Send you service or promotional communications regarding HUEGROUP  

Note: you may not opt-out of receiving service-related communications (such as, but not limited to, Terms of Use and Privacy Policy), but you may delete your account.

2. Your Rights

You have the right to access, modify, correct, and eliminate the information that you supply to HUEGROUP.  If you update any of your information, we may keep a copy of the original information in our archives for uses documented in this Privacy Policy.   You have the right to alter your consent to HUEGROUP ’s collection and processing of your information at any time, in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy and User Agreement, by changing your settings but please note that your withdrawal of consent will not be retroactive. You may rescind your User status at any time.  HUEGROUP will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our Privacy Policy and User Agreement. You may request the deletion of your information by contacting HUEGROUP customer service via e-mail at hello@hue-group.com.  We will respond to your request within 30 days.  Please note that information you have shared with others, or that people have copied, may remain visible even after you request its deletion. Anonymous Information will be retained by HUEGROUP. HUEGROUP will not have any liability to you for any User status deletion or related deletion of your information.

3. Minor Information

We do not intentionally collect or maintain information from persons under the age of 18.

4. Your Obligations

a) You must at all times abide by the terms of conditions of the current in-use User Agreement and Privacy Policy including, but not limited to respecting all intellectual property rights that may belong to HUEGROUP or third parties (such as trademarks or photographs).

b) You must not upload or display or otherwise disseminate any information that may be deemed injurious, violent, offensive, racist, or xenophobic, or which might otherwise violate the purpose and spirit of HUEGROUP and Website.

c) You must keep your user name and password confidential at all times.