Privacy Policy
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This privacy policy covers the use of the web site located at www.madeinmontreal.org and the services provided by Made in Montreal, including how personal information that Made in Montreal collects and receives is treated. Pursuant to Made in Montreal's Terms of Use, you must be 18 years and older to use this site or have permission from a legal guardian. Therefore, this policy makes no provision for individuals under 18 years old. This policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that Made in Montreal does not own or control, or individuals that Made in Montreal does not employ or manage.

Effective Date: 07/15/2010 to present

General Information

Made in Montreal will not sell or disclose your name or email address to third parties without your explicit consent, except as specified in this privacy policy.

Made in Montreal collects personal information when you register your business to use the Made in Montreal services or to post content on Made in Montreal. At registration you are asked for your email address and certain other optional information.

Made in Montreal uses information for the following general purposes: products and services provisioning, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, research, and anonymous reporting.

Service-related Announcements

Made in Montreal will send you a welcome/confirmation email when you sign up for Made in Montreal's services. Made in Montreal will also send you service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so.

You may not opt-out of service-related communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. from the email address you signed up with.

Administrative Messages

Made in Montreal may periodically email you with administrative messages. Made in Montreal will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. Your information may be combined with information Made in Montreal collects from other companies and used to improve and personalize services, content and advertising.

Newsletter Emails

Made in Montreal offers subscriptions to Made in Montreal electronic mailings. Users of this website will be automatically included on the newsletter mailing list. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter distribution list at anytime by following the instructions contained in the newsletter email.

Choice/Opt-out

If you no longer wish to receive administrative messages, you may opt-out by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note that if you do not wish to receive administrative messages from us, those notices will still govern your use of the Made in Montreal website and service, and you are responsible for reviewing such notices for changes.

Tracking Technologies

We employ a software technology called Google Analytics to track site usage. Google Analytics functions by tracking IP addresses that access our website. We do not have access or control over the type of information that Analytics collects.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Made in Montreal may be required to disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Made in Montreal Terms of Use. Made in Montreal may disclose personally identifiable information to parties in compliance when it is appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity. In such events, Made in Montreal may disclose name, street address, post code, phone number, email address and company name.

Made in Montreal may share aggregated demographic information with business partners.

Made in Montreal is affiliated with a variety of businesses and works closely with them. These businesses may operate stores on the Made in Montreal website or sell items to you from www.madeinmontreal.org. Made in Montreal may also provide services or sell products jointly with affiliated businesses. Due to the nature of Made in Montreal's business model, when an affiliated business is associated with your transaction, you will share customer information that is related to such transaction with that affiliated business.

Made in Montreal will not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with nonaffiliated parties except as specified in this Privacy Policy to provide products or services you have requested or when Made in Montreal has your permission. It may be necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Made in Montreal's Terms of Use, as specified in this Privacy Policy or as otherwise required by law.

In some cases, Made in Montreal may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, customer information is typically one of the business assets that is transferred. Made in Montreal will transfer information about you if Made in Montreal is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, Made in Montreal will notify you by email or by putting a prominent notice on the Made in Montreal web site before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and Made in Montreal's ability to keep the community free from bad actors, Made in Montreal will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement, other government officials, or other third parties without a subpoena, court order, legal process, or substantially similar legal procedure, except when Made in Montreal believes in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to protect Made in Montreal's rights, prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss, or to report suspected illegal activity.

Third Parties

Except as otherwise expressly included in this Privacy Policy, this document addresses only the use and disclosure of information Made in Montreal collects from you. If you disclose your information to others, whether they are buyers or sellers on Made in Montreal or throughout the internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. Made in Montreal does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. Made in Montreal is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the Made in Montreal site. Made in Montreal encourages you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.

Editing and Deleting Account Information

You can change or delete your Made in Montreal Account Information at any time by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Made in Montreal may send you certain communications relating to the Made in Montreal service, such as service-related announcements and administrative messages that are considered part of your Made in Montreal account. Please note that your identification, billing and contact information may remain in Made in Montreal's records for some period.

Made in Montreal limits access to personal information about you to employees who Made in Montreal believes reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. Your Made in Montreal account information is password-protected.

If your personally identifiable information changes you may correct or update it by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may delete or deactivate your account by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Made in Montreal will respond to your request within 10-20 business days.

Security

The security of your personal information is important to us. Your Made in Montreal account information is protected by a password for your privacy and security.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

If the privacy policy is changed, Made in Montreal will post changes so that you are aware of those changes. Made in Montreal reserves the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If Made in Montreal makes material changes to this policy you will be notified here, by email, or other places Made in Montreal deems appropriate.

Questions

If you have questions or suggestions you can contact Made in Montreal directly.