PRIVACY POLICY

 

This Privacy Policy explains what information Match Lines Productions LLC ("Match Lines" or "we") collects on www.drmollybarrow.com ("Web Site"), how Match Lines uses that information, your choices and this Web Site's other privacy practices. This Privacy Policy only covers information collected at this Web Site, and does not cover any information collected at any other web site or offline by Match Lines, any affiliated company or any other company (unless specifically stated). Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. In addition, please review this Web Site's Terms of Use, which governs your use of this Web Site.

 

By using the services and information provided on Match Lines, you implicitly agree with the terms and conditions outlined below. This document may be modified at any time and any changes become effective immediately. Information on this site and any third party site linking to the DrMollyBarrow.com website is provided for informational purposes and is not meant to substitute for the advice provided by your own physician, attorney or other professional. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing or treating a health problem, interpersonal issue, disease, or prescribing any medication. If you have or suspect that you have a medical, mental or serious problem, promptly contact your health care provider or other professional. Information on this site and any third party site linking to the DrMollyBarrow.com website is provided for informational purposes and is not meant to substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or other medical professional. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing or treating a health problem, mental illness or disease, or prescribing any medication. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, promptly contact your health care provider. DrMollyBarrow.com staff is not licensed to practice medicine, and content on our site created by our staff is not intended to replace professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

 

Because Match Lines does not provide any kind of counseling or therapy, the law does not guarantee the privacy of your communication with us. In other words, there is no therapist/patient or counselor/client "privilege." Therefore, under some circumstances, such as in legal proceedings, we could be required to reveal your survey responses.

THEREFORE, BEFORE MATCH LINES WILL PROVIDE SERVICES TO YOU, YOU MUST AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:

I agree that my answers may be placed in a database.
I agree that my scores can be placed into the survey data bank, as long as my identity is not revealed. I agree that, if I choose to reveal the results of my survey to anyone, I am fully responsible for any damage that may occur to me or anyone else because I revealed that information. That includes Match Lines. I agree that, if I choose to reveal the results of my survey to anyone, and damage results to me or anyone else, I will not bring any legal action against Match Lines.

 

MATCH LINES IS NOT "COUNSELING" OR "THERAPY"

Match Lines is an interactive, educational source for testing and information. You provide information on behaviors you observe in yourself and or your partner. We provide responses tailored to the input you give.
Our responses tell you possible negative or positive implications of the behaviors you observe. Our responses offer information about healthy and unhealthy relationship patterns. Our responses are based on research and professional experience.

WE DO NOT ADVISE YOU TO LEAVE, OR STAY IN, ANY RELATIONSHIP. WE DO GIVE YOU OUR EDUCATED OBSERVATIONS ABOUT WHERE CERTAIN BEHAVIORS OFTEN LEAD.

No decision about leaving or staying in a relationship should be based upon test results.
WE DO NOT INTEND TO ESTABLISH A THERAPIST/PATIENT OR COUNSELOR/CLIENT RELATIONSHIP. Match Lines. professionals could not offer therapy or personal counseling over the internet. Among other things, extensive personal interaction is required for therapy or counseling. The information about you is for educational and research purposes only. It helps researchers classify your responses to the survey questions about your relationship and partner. THE QUESTIONS SEEKING INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
ARE OPTIONAL. You may choose not to answer them but it may affect our responses to the portions of the tests and web site asking for information about behaviors you or your partner observes in each other and in your selves.

THEREFORE,

BEFORE MATCH LINES WILL PROVIDE SERVICES TO YOU, YOU MUST AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:

I agree that the Match Lines Tests are offered only for educational purposes, not therapeutic or counseling purposes. I understand and agree that Match Lines is not providing me with advice, opinion or recommendation about whether I should stay in my relationship or not. I do not now claim, and will not claim in the future, that I have any therapist/patient, counselor/client or similar relationship with Match Lines. I covenant, meaning "I promise," that I will not sue Match Lines for any claims relating to my use of this survey. I understand and agree that Match Lines has no liability to me, and I agree to waive any legal claim, now or in the future, against Match Lines.
I HAVE READ
AND UNDERSTOOD EVERYTHING ON THIS PAGE, AND I AGREE TO IT.

I understand and agree that, once I have purchased and complete the Match Lines Tests, I cannot go back and change my responses.

Match Lines encourages its visitors to read discerningly the advice posted by Match Lines' collaborators and visitors. Match Lines does not necessarily agree with the advice, opinions and viewpoints of its collaborators and visitors. Visitors should keep in mind that any advice or opinions contributed by other visitors or collaborators should not be taken in place of professional advice or instruction.

The tests, services and articles on this site are intended for entertainment, informational and educational purposes only, and by no means can replace medical diagnoses or advice. The services are offered free of charge and without any expressed or implied warranties whatsoever.

 

Match Lines puts great effort into providing first-rate information, excellent self-help tools, quality feedback and keeping content accurate and up-to-date. However, the tools and information at Match Lines are neither exhaustive nor definitive and should not be relied on to suggest a course of treatment. The tools or information at Match Lines should, under no circumstances, replace a visit to a qualified mental health professional. You should not take the advice provided at Match Lines in lieu of advice provided by a qualified mental health professional; nor should you postpone or stop seeing a mental health professional as a result of a visit to Match Lines. Should you experience any emotional, mental or physical problems, please see a qualified health care professional as soon as possible. If you are feeling suicidal, please call qualified health professionals for immediate help. Accept advice and feedback from Match Lines with caution and common sense, and keep in mind that the evaluation provided may not apply to your particular situation, may overlook important factors and/or may not be accurate. In no event shall Match Lines be liable for any damages or consequences resulting from direct, indirect, correct or incorrect use of these services, even if the authors have been advised in advance of the possibility of such damages. Match Lines encourages exercising caution with respect to the information provided by any sites linked to by Match Lines. Match Lines holds no responsibility for the validity, integrity and quality of the content of other sites that can be accessed from Match Lines. Match Lines also does not necessarily endorse the content of any sites we link to, material by counselors we work with, or comments, stories, advice and opinions provided by visitors.

Copyright

All content of Match Lines is copyright protected. Any copyright infringement and/or attempt at plagiarism shall be prosecuted.

 

INFORMATION COMPANY COLLECTS AND HOW COMPANY USES IT

Personally Identifiable Information: We may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, which is information that could reasonably be used to identify you personally (such as your name, address, e-mail address and telephone number) when you register with us or at other times, such as if you submit information for consideration to be part of an upcoming event, article, show, or if you choose to participate in a contest, sweepstakes or other promotion. In addition, we may ask that you provide us with demographic information, information regarding your interests, or similar information when you submit a registration form on the Web Site. Providing us with information about yourself is voluntary, and you can always choose not to provide certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the Web Site's features.

The Web Site may also receive information about you from other sources, such as in connection with a promotion the Web Site is participating in that is offered on a third-party web site, and we may combine the information we receive from those other sources with information that we collect through this Web Site. In those cases, we will apply this Privacy Policy to any personally identifiable information received.

Match Lines may use your personally identifiable information to provide you with requested information or services, to contact you in connection with a promotion or for other purposes disclosed when you provide your information. We may use your information for internal business purposes, such as to improve the Web Site and our business strategies, or to serve specific content or advertisements to you. If you choose to receive information from the Web Site, we may contact you with information regarding one of our products or that of an affiliate or business partner. We may also contact you regarding any problems or questions we have relating to your use of the Web Site, or, in our discretion, notify you of changes to our Privacy Policy, Terms of Use or other policy or terms that affect you or your use of the Web Site

If you submit to the Web Site a comment, personal story, photograph or other content to be published, online or offline (including on-air, in a DVD, or any other format), we may publish your name or other personally identifiable information in connection with publishing the content.

Please note that information submitted to the Web Site via a "contact us," "help" or other similar e-mail address or form will not necessarily receive a response. We will not use the information provided to these e-mail addresses or forms for marketing purposes unrelated to your request if you request to be removed from our mailing list.

Note to Parents about Children: This Web Site is not directed to children younger than 13, and does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children younger than 13. If you are younger than 13, do not send any information about yourself to the Web Site. If Match Lines discovers that a person younger than 13 has provided the Web Site with personally identifiable information, Match Lines will delete that person's personally identifiable information.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information: When you visit or download information from this Web Site, our web servers may automatically collect web site usage information. Web site usage information is non-personally identifying information that describes how our visitors use the Web Site. It can include the number and frequency of visitors to each web page and the length of their stays, browser type, referrer data that identifies the web page visited prior and subsequent to visiting the Web Site, and IP addresses (see below for more information on IP addresses). We also may determine your screen resolution and the technology available in order to serve you the most appropriate version of a web page, e-mail or similar service.

Use of IP Addresses: An internet protocol or IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer or network when you are on the internet. When you request pages from this Web Site, our servers may log your IP address. Match Lines may use IP addresses for a number of purposes, such as system administration, to determine your computer's server location generally, to report aggregate information to our business partners or to audit use of the Web Site.

Use of Cookies, Web Beacons and Similar Technologies: This Web Site's pages or e-mail messages may contain cookies, web beacons (also known as clear gifs), or similar technologies as they become available. Cookies are information files that this Web Site may place on your computer to provide extended functionality. We may use cookies for a number of purposes, such as tracking usage patterns on the Web Site, measuring the effectiveness of advertising, limiting multiple responses and registrations, facilitating your ability to navigate the Web Site and as part of a verification or screening process. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent by indicating this in the preferences or options menu in your browser. However, it is possible that some parts of this Web Site will not operate correctly if you disable cookies and you may not be able to take advantage of some of this Web Site's features. You should consult with your browser's provider/manufacturer if you have any questions regarding disabling cookies.

A web beacon is a small graphic image that allows the party that set the web beacon to monitor and collect certain information about the viewer of the web page, web-based document or e-mail message, such as the type of browser requesting the web beacon, the IP address of the computer that the web beacon is sent to and the time the web beacon was viewed. Web beacons can be very small and invisible to the user, but, in general, any electronic image viewed as part of a web page or e-mail, including HTML based content, can act as a web beacon. Match Lines may use web beacons to count visitors to the web pages on the Web Site or to monitor how our users navigate the Web Site, and we may include web beacons in e-mail messages in order to count how many messages sent were actually opened, acted upon or forwarded.

Our web pages may include advertisements for third parties and their products, and those third-party advertisements may include a cookie or web beacon served by the third party. Match Lines does not have control over the cookies or web beacons used by third parties and does not have access to whatever information they may collect.

DISCLOSURE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION & THIRD PARTIES
Match Lines may disclose non-personally identifying, aggregated user statistics to third parties. Match Lines does not share your personally identifiable information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes unless you first affirmatively agree to the disclosure. If you agree to receive communications from a third party, your information will be subject to the third party's privacy policy. Therefore, if you later decide that you do not want that third party to use your information, you will need to contact the third party directly.

In addition, unless otherwise disclosed in this Privacy Policy or at the time you provide your information, Match Lines will only share your personally identifiable information with third parties under the following limited circumstances:

Third parties providing services on our behalf: Match Lines may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include, without limitation, hosting and administering this Web Site, fulfilling orders, sending communications on our behalf, analyzing data, and administering promotions. These third parties may have access to this Web Site's user information, including personally identifiable information, in order to perform these functions on our behalf.

Legal Protection: Match Lines may transfer and disclose information about our users, including personally identifiable information, and may use IP addresses to identify users in cooperation with internet service providers or law enforcement agencies, to comply with a legal obligation, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Web Site and applicable laws, or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of the Web Site, our users or others.

Corporate change: Match Lines reserves the right to disclose and transfer user information, including personally identifiable information, in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, restructuring, a sale of assets, or other fundamental corporate change.

Sweepstakes, Contests and Promotions: If you choose to enter a sweepstakes, contest or other promotion, your personally identifiable information may be disclosed to third parties in connection with the administration of such promotion, including, without limitation, in connection with winner selection, prize fulfillment and as required by law, such as on a winners list. Also, by entering a promotion, you are agreeing to the official rules that govern that promotion, which may contain specific requirements of you, including, except where prohibited by law, allowing the sponsor(s) of the promotion to use your name, voice or likeness in advertising or marketing associated with the promotion.

USER FORUMS
Please review our restrictions on use and guidelines for user forums in the Terms of Use for the Web Site. In addition, please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to any information you may disclose publicly in user forums (such as message boards, online diaries or similar web pages). Your user name will be used to identify you on the Web Site, including within user forums, so we recommend not using your real name or other information that can be used to identify you when selecting a user name. In addition, do not use the real name of another person as your user name. When you register, you will have the opportunity to create a public profile that will be available to others through the message boards, online diaries and other public web pages. You are solely responsible for your public profile's content. Match Lines bears no responsibility for any action or policies of any third parties who collect any information that users may disclose in user forums or other public areas of this Web Site.


TESTING
Although the information and test answers contained herein have been compiled from sources believed to be reliable, Match Lines makes no guarantee, representation, assurance or warranty, express or implied, as to, and assumes no responsibility for the correctness, sufficiency or completeness of such information or answers or of the scoring of tests contained herein.
ALL TESTS ARE PRESENTED IN AN "AS IS" CONDITION AND ANY WARRANTIES FOR FITNESS OF PURPOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. All claims arising out of the use of this site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida. Users of this site hereby irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of, and agree to initiate and prosecute any and all claims that may be brought against Match Lines exclusively in the State of Florida Courts and irrevocably waive any objection they may now or hereafter have as to the venue of suits or that such Courts are an inconvenient forum. Users of this site further agree that Match Lines shall not be responsible or liable to users or any other person as successor, assignee or third party beneficiary of users for indirect, punitive, exemplary, special or consequential damages which may be alleged as resulting, directly or indirectly, from the use of this site.

YOUR CHOICES
To update your account information or to unsubscribe from the features you subscribed to on this Web Site, visit http://www.drmollybarrow.com. In addition, you can unsubscribe from receiving commercial e-mail from the Web Site by clicking the link contained within an e-mail sent to you. You should be aware that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our databases. In addition, we may institute a policy in which user information is deleted after a certain amount of time, and therefore, your user information may no longer exist in Match Lines. active database(s). In addition, even if you choose to unsubscribe or otherwise modify your user account settings, Match Lines reserves the right to contact you regarding your account and your use of this Web Site.

SECURITY
No data transmission over the internet or electronic storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that Match Lines cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Match Lines, and you do so at your own risk.

LINKS
The Web Site and communications sent by the Web Site may contain links that take you outside our services and are beyond our control. For example, you may encounter links from sponsors or partners, which may or may not include the Dr. Molly Barrow logo as part of a co-branding agreement. If you "click" on the link to a third party, the "click" takes you to a third party's web site or online content. These other web sites may set their own cookies, collect data, solicit personally identifiable information and/or have their own privacy policies.

VALIDATION OF TESTS

Match Lines does occasionally uses test results for statistical purposes, but only in an aggregated and anonymous form. Occasionally, we gather test data in order to validate our tests. Each visitor has the choice of submitting his/her information for validation purposes. Even in this instance, Match Lines never uses individual data (name, place of residence, etc.), but uses aggregated (collective) databases for purposes of test validation. Otherwise, no records of scored tests and quizzes are kept.

CONSENT TO TRANSFER
This Web Site is operated in the
United States. If you are located in the European Union, Canada or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using the Web Site or providing us with your information, you consent to this transfer.

ACCEPTANCE & PRIVACY POLICY CHANGES
By using this Web Site, you accept our privacy practices, as outlined in this Privacy Policy. Match Lines reserves the right to modify, alter or otherwise update this Privacy Policy at any time. We will post any new or revised policies on the Web Site. However, Match Lines will use your personally identifiable information in a manner consistent with the Privacy Policy in effect at the time you submitted the information, unless you consent to the new or revised policy.

The EFFECTIVE DATE of this Privacy Policy is:
June 11, 2006.

 

I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD EVERYTHING ON THIS PAGE, AND I AGREE TO IT.

I AGREE TO THIS WEB SITE.S TERMS OF USE AND PRIVACY POLICY.