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TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

Welcome to the website (the "Site") of VOR, Inc. ("Scout", "we", "us" and/or "our"). This Site is operated by VOR, Inc. and has been created to provide information about Scout and our services (together with the Site, the "Services") to our Service visitors ("you", "your"). this Privacy Policy sets forth Scout’s policy with respect to information including personally identifiable data ("Personal Data") and other information that is collected from visitors to the Site and Services. You can visit the Site without providing any Personal Data. If you choose not to provide any Personal Data, you may not be able to use certain Services.

 

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OR CONDITIONS, DO NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE.

THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, UPDATE AND/OR REVISION (COLLECTIVELY "CHANGE") BY SCOUT IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION AT ANY TIME, WITHOUT NOTICE. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AFTER ANY SUCH CHANGE CONSTITUTES YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF SUCH CHANGE. YOU SHOULD THEREFORE PERIODICALLY VISIT THIS PAGE TO REVIEW THE MOST CURRENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE REGULARLY.

NON-SOLICITATION

The information on this website is for intended solely for informational purposes and is not intended to solicit any individual or property currently listed or under contract with any real estate broker or agent.

ACCESS TO THIS SITE

To access this Site or any of the resources it has to offer, you may be asked to provide certain personal information. It is a condition of your use of this Site that all the information you provide on this Site will be correct, current, and complete. If Scout believes the information you provide is not correct, current, or complete, it retains the right to deny access to this Site or any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend your access at any time.

RESTRICTIONS ON USE

You may use this Site only for purposes expressly permitted by this Site. You may not use this Site for any other purpose, including any commercial purpose, without Scout’ prior written consent. For example, you may not (and may not authorize any other party to) (i) co-brand this Site, (ii) frame this Site, or (iii) hyperlink or deep-link to this Site without the express prior written consent of an authorized representative of Scout. For purposes of these Terms and Conditions of Use, "co-branding" means to display a name, logo, trademark, or other means of attribution or identification of any party, in a manner that is reasonably likely to give a user the impression that such other party has the right to display, publish, or distribute this Site or content accessible within this Site. You agree to cooperate with Scout in causing any unauthorized co-branding, framing, or linking to immediately cease.

COPYRIGHT AND LIMITATIONS ON USE

Proprietary content from Scout is the property of Scout. As such, copyrighted material is protected by U.S. copyright and intellectual property laws. You may print copyrighted material for personal, noncommercial use only. You may not publish, copy, or otherwise reproduce any of Scout’ copyrighted material for public/commercial use and/or distribution. Any attempt to reproduce or commercially distribute any copyrighted material without the expressed written permission of Scout is strictly prohibited. Scout does not grant any expressed or implied rights to the user under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other similar rights. Use of editorial content without the expressed written permission of Scout is strictly prohibited.

 

PRIVACY

 

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

 

When you interact with us through the Services, we may collect Personal Data and other information from you, as further described below: Personal Data That You Provide Through the Services.

 

We collect Personal Data from you when you voluntarily provide such information, such as when you contact us with inquiries, respond to one of our surveys, register for access to the Services or use certain Services. Wherever Scout collects Personal Data we make an effort to provide a link to this Privacy Policy. By voluntarily providing us with Personal Data, you are consenting to our use of it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you provide Personal Data to the Services, you acknowledge and agree that such Personal Data may be transferred from your current location to the offices and servers of VOR, Inc., and the authorized third parties referred to herein located in the United States.

 

NON-IDENTIFIABLE DATA

 

When you interact with Scout through the Services, we receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information. Such information, which is collected passively using various technologies, cannot presently be used to specifically identify you. Scout may store such information itself or such information may be included in databases owned and maintained by VOR, Inc. affiliates, agents or service providers. The Services may use such information and pool it with other information to track, for example, the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, and the domain names of our visitors' Internet service providers. It is important to note that no Personal Data is available or used in this process.

 

COOKIES 

 

In operating the Services, we may use a technology called "cookies." A cookie is a piece of information that the computer that hosts our Services gives to your browser when you access the Services. Our cookies help provide additional functionality to the Services and help us analyze Services usage more accurately. For instance, our Services may set a cookie on your browser that allows you to access the Services without needing to remember and then enter a password more than once during a visit to the Services. In all cases in which we use cookies, we will not collect Personal Data except with your permission. On most web browsers, you will find a "help" section on the toolbar. Please refer to this section for information on how to receive notification when you are receiving a new cookie and how to turn cookies off. We recommend that you leave cookies turned on because they allow you to take advantage of some of the Service features.

 

AGGREGATED PERSONAL DATA

 

In an ongoing effort to better understand and serve the users of the Services, Scout often conducts research on its customer demographics, interests and behavior based on the Personal Data and other information provided to us. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis, and VOR, Inc. may share this aggregate data with its affiliates, agents and business partners. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. VOR, Inc. may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our services to current and prospective business partners, and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.

 

USE OF PERSONAL DATA

 

VOR, Inc., uses the Personal Data you provide in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy. If you provide Personal Data for a certain reason, we may use the Personal Data in connection with the reason for which it was provided. For instance, if you contact us by email, we will use the Personal Data you provide to answer your question or resolve your problem. Also, if you provide Personal Data in order to obtain access to the Services, we will use your Personal Data to provide you with access to such services and to monitor your use of such services. Vor, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates (the "VOR Companies") may also use your Personal Data and other personally non-identifiable information collected through the Services to help us improve the content and functionality of the Services, to better understand our users and to improve the Services. Scout and its affiliates may use this information to contact you in the future to tell you about services we believe will be of interest to you. If we do so, each marketing communication we send you will contain instructions permitting you to "opt-out" of receiving future marketing communications. In addition, if at any time you wish not to receive any future marketing communications or you wish to have your name deleted from our mailing lists, please contact us as indicated below. If Scout intends on using any Personal Data in any manner that is not consistent with this Privacy Policy, you will be informed of such anticipated use prior to or at the time at which the Personal Data is collected.


THIRD PARTY ANALYTICS

 

This Site uses Google Analytics, Adwords, and AdSense (“Google Services”) to collect data about our Site traffic via advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers. Google may serve ads across other websites that you visit based upon your past visits to our Site and may also serve our advertisements on other websites. We do not facilitate the merging of personal information with non-personal information previously collected through these Google Services. Any data collected will be used in accordance with these terms and Google’s privacy policy.


Parts of our Services may be linked up with other accounts you may have, such as your Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram, or Google+ Account (“Third Party Accounts”). If you link to Third Party Accounts from our Services, we may collect some information about your use of the Third Party Account. We will only be able to collect the information if you have authorized the Third Party Service to provide us with that information or if you have made that information public. Additionally, if you mention us through your Third Party Account, we may collect information and content related to your comment that is publicly available. If you wish to limit the information available to us, you should be sure to manage the privacy settings of your Third Party Accounts. One thing we will not ever store is your Third Party Account password. If you link your account on the Services with a Third Party Account, we may also collect and store publicly available information about your contacts and friends from the linked Third Party Account. This information may include their photo, name, email address, birthday, interests or other content you can see when you access such profiles on those Third Party Services. We may also collect and store information if you invite other users to the Services by providing us with their Personal Information.

 

Marketing Communication. If you do not want us to send you marketing or promotional communications, you can opt-out by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in any such promotional emails, checking the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data or emailing us at info@trustscout.com.

 

Google Analytics. You can opt out of tracking by Google Analytics by using Google’s Ads Settings or going to https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/. You may also opt out of Google marketing products, but please note that this does not opt you out of being served generic ads.

 

DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA

 

In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, Personal Data may be part of the transferred assets.

We may share your Personal Data with our Related Companies for purposes consistent with this Privacy Policy. Agents, Consultants, and Related Third Parties. Examples of such functions include mailing information, maintaining databases and processing payments.

 

Exclusions

 

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any Personal Data collected by Scout other than Personal Data collected through the Services. This Privacy Policy shall not apply to any unsolicited information you provide to VOR, Inc. through the Services or through any other means. This includes, but is not limited to, information posted to any public areas of the Services, such as forums, any ideas for new products or modifications to existing products, and other unsolicited submissions (collectively, "Unsolicited Information"). All Unsolicited Information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and VOR, Inc. shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such Unsolicited Information to others without limitation or attribution.

Scout does not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not submit any Personal Data through the Services. 


SHARING INFORMATION

 

Scout does not disclose any nonpublic personal information about you to anyone, except as permitted or required by law and in order to assist you in engaging a real estate professional. However, in the course of servicing you, we may share previously described information about our customers with other service providers such real estate brokers and agents or financial institutions or legal professionals, as needed, to effect transactions, provide maintenance or customer service. We may also disclose your information to other organizations as permitted by law such as government agencies and law-enforcement officials (for example, for tax reporting, or under court order), or to other organizations and individuals with your consent (for example, to your attorney or tax professional).

 

DATA SOURCES

 

Scout may provide recommendations based in part on information derived from public and private sources, such as the REBNY Listing Service, for a period of one year or greater. The REBNY Listing Service, and any additional source of this data, make no representations or warranties with respect to the accuracy or completeness of such information and shall not be held liable for any omission or inaccuracy of
such information thereof.

 

THIRD PARTY TRADEMARK

 

All trademarks not owned by Scout that appear on this website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, sponsored, or endorsed by Scout. 

 

EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY

 

Scout is an equal housing opportunity provider. Consistent with applicable law, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, lawful source of income, military status, sex, gender identity, age, disability, familial status (having children under age 18), or religion. Equal Housing Opportunity.