PRIVACY POLICY

Last Updated: May 29, 2017

The summaries of provisions under "More simply" are provided as a courtesy to help you understand this Privacy Policy, but they are not legally binding and do not modify this Privacy Policy in any way.

Boundless Immigration Inc. (“Boundless”) provides this Privacy Policy to inform you about our practices concerning the collection, use and disclosure of your information. By using the website located at www.boundless.co (including all subdomains) (the “Site”) or the services provided by Boundless (the “Services”), you consent to the information practices described in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, you may not access or use the Site or Services. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the Boundless Terms of Use. If you purchase Services that include independent attorney review, your relationship with the independent attorney will be governed by the Attorney Agreement.

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If you use the Boundless website or services, you are agreeing to these terms. If you don’t agree to the terms, you may not use the website or services.

BOUNDLESS IS NOT A LAW FIRM, DOES NOT PROVIDE LEGAL ADVICE AND IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR THE ADVICE OF AN ATTORNEY. YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICES, AND YOUR COMMUNICATION WITH BOUNDLESS, DOES NOT CREATE AN ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP. YOUR COMMUNICATIONS WITH BOUNDLESS ARE NOT PROTECTED BY THE ATTORNEY-CLIENT PRIVILEGE.  YOUR COMMUNICATIONS WITH THE INDEPENDENT ATTORNEY ARE GOVERNED BY THE ATTORNEY AGREEMENT.

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We are not a law firm, and information you provide to us is not protected by attorney-client privilege.

1. Information We Collect

1.1. Personal Information. When you use the Site or Services, we collect certain information from you which can be used to contact or identify you, including, but not limited to, your name, gender, date of birth, telephone number, postal address, and email address (“Identity Information”). If you place an order for Services and/or pay a fee, we will collect additional payment and billing information from you, including, but not limited to, your credit/debit card information or bank account information (“Billing Information”). If you place an order for Services, you may also be required to provide information or documents necessary for preparation or filing of forms or applications to be submitted to government agencies (“Application Information”). Together, your Identity Information, Billing Information and Application Information are referred to as “Personal Information.”

 

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When you use the Boundless website or services, we collect certain information from you, including personal and billing information.

1.2. Usage Data. We also automatically collect certain non-personally identifiable  information regarding your access to and use of the Site and Services. This information includes, but is not limited to, your IP address, browser type, referring website URLs, log files, pages on the Site that you visit, and links you click on ("Usage Data").

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We automatically collect certain non-personal information when you access and navigate our website, such as your browser type and the pages you visit.

1.3. Cookies. Like many websites, we utilize devices to recognize you when you visit the Site, track your interactions with the Site, and personalize your experience. These include devices such as cookies, web beacons, pixels and similar devices. Cookies are small data files we transfer to your computer hard drive. We utilize some cookies that remain on your computer after you leave the Site so that we can recognize you when you return and provide a more personalized and helpful experience. We also utilize session cookies to enable certain features of the Site, to better understand how you interact with the Site and to monitor use of the Site by Boundless users and web traffic routing on the Site. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you log off from the Site and close your browser. You maintain control over some of the information we collect through the use of cookies, and you can set your preferences regarding the use of cookies through your browser settings. If you choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to access portions of the Site or all functionality of the Services.

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We use small data files placed on your computer called “cookies,” and similar software, so that we can recognize you when you return to our website and personalize and improve your user experience. You can manage the use of cookies through your browser settings.

2. Use of Information We Collect

2.1. Account Creation. We use information you submit to us at the time of account registration, such as your name and email address, and any updated information you subsequently submit, such as a new email address, to create and maintain your account.

2.2. Operation and Improvement of Our Business. We use your information, including Personal Information, primarily to operate our business and provide the Services to you, including the completion of immigration forms. We use such information to personalize the Services we provide to you. We may use your information to verify your identity, for fraud prevention, to enforce the Terms of Service and to protect the integrity of the Site. We may also use your information to develop new features or Services and to improve the quality of our Services.

2.3. Customer Service and Technical Support. We may use your information, including Personal Information, to respond to questions you have regarding use of our Services or to provide technical assistance.

2.4. Communications with You. We may contact you using the contact information you provide in order  to respond to inquiries you send to us, to communicate with you regarding our Services and the services of our partners, and to market our Services, or those of our partners, to you. We may send you emails advertising or promoting our Services. If you do not wish to receive such emails, you can choose to opt-out of receipt using the unsubscribe link within each email.

2.5. Research. We may use non-personally identifiable information about you and other users, in aggregate form, for our own internal research and analytical purposes. For example, we may use certain types of your non-personally identifiable information to understand which features of our Services are being used most frequently.

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The information we collect is used to create your account, provide and improve our services, provide technical support, communicate with you, and for analytical purposes. We may also use such information for things such as fraud prevention and enforcement of our Terms of Service.

3. Information Sharing and Disclosure

3.1. Upon Consent. We may share your information, including Personal Information, with third parties if you provide us with authorization to do so.

3.2. Service Providers. We may share your information, including Personal Information, with third-party service providers who assist us in providing our Services and operating our business. For example, if you purchase Services, we will share your Personal Information with third-party payment processors. If we share your Personal Information with third-party service providers, we require those service providers to maintain the confidentiality of the Personal Information we provide to them, and to not use the Personal Information we share with them for purposes other than the services they are providing to us.

3.3. Responses to Legal Process, Subpoenas or Court Orders.  We will not voluntarily disclose your Personal Information.  However, we may disclose your Personal Information as required by law, such as in response to a court order, subpoena, lawful demand by a public authority, or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our legal rights, your safety or the safety of others. If legally permitted and feasible, we will give you notice of our receipt of a demand for your Personal Information and provide you a reasonable time in which to seek to quash such demand in court, or otherwise obtain a withdrawal or modification of the demand, before complying with the demand.

3.4. To Protect Boundless or Others. We may disclose your information, including Personal Information, if we believe it is necessary to protect the property and rights of Boundless, you, or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, in the event of a legal dispute, or to prevent or stop activity we believe may pose a risk of being illegal, unethical or otherwise legally actionable.

3.5. Business Transfers. We may sell, assign, transfer or otherwise share some or all of our assets, including your Personal Information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy.

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We may share your information with third parties if you specifically authorize us to do so, and with third parties like payment processors that are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. We will not share your information with any other third parties, except when we are responding to court orders or legal process; when we believe it is necessary to protect Boundless, its users, or others; and if our company undergoes a change in ownership.

4. Policy Regarding Children

Our Site and Services are not intended for persons under 18 years of age, and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from persons under 18 years of age. If you are a parent or guardian and believe that your child has provided us with Personal Information without your consent, please contact us at legal@boundless.com. If we become aware that a person under 18 years of age has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our files.

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We do not intentionally collect information from persons under 18 years of age. Please contact us if you believe we may have received information regarding someone under 18 years of age.

5. Your California Privacy Rights

Boundless does not share your Personal Information with third parties for their marketing purposes without your consent.

6. Security

We have put in place physical, electronic and managerial procedures to protect the security of the information we collect, both during transmission and once received. This includes, but is not limited to, encryption, access control and audit logging on Personal Information. However, no method of transmission over the internet or method of storage is 100% secure. We cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent our computer systems from being accessed illegally, nor can we guarantee that the information on our computer systems will not be viewed or stolen. ACCORDINGLY, BOUNDLESS DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR THE THEFT, INTERCEPTION, LOSS, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO DAMAGE TO YOUR INFORMATION. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

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The security of your information is very important to us, and we have taken numerous deliberate steps to safeguard your information. However, information transmitted or accessible via the internet can never be 100% secure, and therefore we cannot provide any guarantees regarding information security.

7. Google Analytics.

We use Google Analytics to collect information about use of the Site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit the Site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other websites they used prior to coming to the Site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to improve the Site and Services. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other Personal Information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use and the Google Privacy Policy. You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.

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We use Google Analytics to help us improve and analyze use of our website and services. You can view Google’s policies relevant to Google Analytics through the provided links.

8. Changes to Privacy Policy

Boundless may make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time. If we make any material changes we will notify you via email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by posting the revised Privacy Policy on the Site prior to any changes becoming effective. You should review our Privacy Policy each time you access the Site or use the Services. Your continued use of the Site or Services following the posting of any changes or notice to you of the changes constitutes your agreement to such changes.

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We may make changes to these terms. If we do, we’ll provide notice.

9. Retention of Personal Information

At a minimum, we will retain your Personal Information for as long as it may be needed to provide you Service and as needed to comply with our legal obligations. Upon request, Boundless will inform you about whether we hold any of your Personal Information. You may terminate your account and request deletion of your Personal Information by contacting us at legal@boundless.co. In some situations, we may be legally required to retain your Personal Information or for other reasons will not be able to comply with a request to delete data.

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We’ll retain your information as long as it’s necessary to serve you or comply with legal obligations.  You may request that we delete your information at any time.

10. Questions

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at legal@boundless.co.