Privacy Policy of Foof

This Privacy Policy refers to both the website and the application named Foof, both owned by the Owner. For purposes of simplicity, the company that owns Foof is known in this privacy policy as the “Data Controller” or “Owner.”
Both the website and Foof collect some Personal Data from its Users as explained in the present document. Capitalized terms are given the definitions specified in the section labelled “Definitions and legal references” at the bottom of this Privacy Policy.

Data Controller and Owner

131 Spirea Ct.
Cle Elum
98922 Washington

Owner contact email:

Types of Data collected

Among the types of Personal Data that Foof collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: first name, last name, gender, date of birth, email address, profile picture, Cookies, Usage Data and geographic position.

Other Personal Data collected may be described in other sections of this Privacy Policy or by dedicated explanation text contextually with the Data collection.
The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or collected automatically when using Foof.
Any use of Cookies - or of other tracking tools - by Foof or by the owners of third party services used by Foof, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify Users and remember their preferences, for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the User.
Failure to provide certain Personal Data may make it impossible for Foof to provide its services.

Users are responsible for any Personal Data of third parties obtained, published or shared through Foof and confirm that they have the third party's consent to provide the Data to the Owner.

We may collect and store Personal Data about other people that you provide to us,such as their name,address and email address. If you use Foof to send others (friends, relatives, colleagues, etc.) a product as a gift, we may store your Personal Data, and the personal information of each such recipient in order to process those requests orfacilitate future activities.

We may use financial information or payment method to process payment for any purchases, enroll you in the discount, rebate, and other programs in which you elect to participate, to protect against or identify possible fraudulent transactions, and otherwise as needed to manage our business.

Mode and place of processing the Data

Methods of processing

The Data Controller processes the Data of Users in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.
The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Data Controller at any time.


The Data is processed at the Data Controller's operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the Data Controller.

Retention time

The Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the User, or stated by the purposes outlined in this document, and the User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data.

The use of the collected Data

The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its Services, as well as for the following purposes: Registration and authentication, Analytics, Location-based interactions, Hosting and backend infrastructure and Access to third party accounts.

The Personal Data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.

With whom we share your Personal Data

Personal Data

We do not share your Personal Data with others except as indicated below or when we inform you and give you an opportunity to opt out of having your Personal Data shared. We may share Personal Datawith:

Service providers . We may share information, including Personal Data, with third parties that perform certain services on our behalf. These services may include fulfilling orders, providing customer service and marketing assistance, performing business and sales analysis, ad tracking and analytics, member screenings, supporting Foof’s functionality, and supporting contests, sweepstakes, surveys and other features offered through our site. We may also share your name, contact information and credit card information with our service providers who process creditcard payments. These service providers may have access to Personal Data needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other purposes.

Business partners . When you register or make purchases on Foof or click-through our advertisements offered on third party websites or applications, we may share Personal Data with the businesses with which we partner to offer you the applicable products, services or any advertisements. When you elect to engage in a particular merchant so offer or program, you authorize us to provide your email address and other information to that merchant.

Other Situations . We also may disclose your information, including Personal Data:

In response to a subpoena or similar investigative demand, a court order, or a request for cooperationfrom law enforcement or other government agency; to establish or exercise our legal rights; to defendagainst legal claims; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us.

When we believe disclosure is appropriate in connection with efforts to investigate, prevent, or take other action regarding illegal activity, suspected fraud or other wrongdoing; to protect and defend the rights, property or safety of our Owner, our users, our employees, or others; to comply with applicable law or cooperate with law enforcement; or to enforce our terms and conditions or other agreements or policies.

In connection with a substantial corporate transaction, such as the sale of our business, a divestiture, merger, consolidation, or asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy.

Facebook permissions asked by Foof

Foof may ask for some Facebook permissions allowing it to perform actions with the User's Facebook account and to retrieve information, including Personal Data, from it.

For more information about the following permissions, refer to the Facebook permissions documentation and to the Facebook privacy policy .

The permissions asked are the following:

Basic information

By default, this includes certain User’s Data such as id, name, pictures, gender, and their locale. Certain connections of the User, such as the Friends, are also available. If the User has made more of their Data public, more information will be available.

User Photos

This includes User’s Data such as all user profile pictures. If the User has made more of their Data public, more information will be available.

Access Friend Lists

Provides access to any friend lists the User created.

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data

Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

  • Access to third party accounts

This type of service allows Foof to access Data from your account on a third party service and perform actions with it.
These services are not activated automatically, but require explicit authorization by the User.

Facebook account access (Foof)

This service allows Foof to connect with the User's account on the Facebook social network, provided by Facebook, Inc.

Permissions asked: Access Friend Lists.

Place of processing : US – Privacy Policy

  • Analytics

The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.

Segment (Segment Inc.)

Segment is an analytics service provided by Segment Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing : US – Privacy Policy

  • Hosting and backend infrastructure

This type of service has the purpose of hosting data and files that enable Foof to run and be distributed as well as to provide a ready-made infrastructure to run specific features or parts of Foof. Some of these services work through geographically distributed servers, making it difficult to determine the actual location where the Personal Data are stored.

Amazon Web Services (Amazon)

Amazon Web Services is a hosting service provided by Inc.

Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Privacy Policy

  • Location-based interactions

Non-continuous geolocation (Foof)

Foof may collect, use, and share User location Data in order to provide location-based services.
Most browsers and devices provide tools to opt out from this feature by default. If explicit authorization has been provided, the User’s location data may be tracked by Foof.
The geographic location of the User is determined in a manner that isn't continuous, either at the specific request of the User or when the User doesn't point out its current location in the appropriate field and allows the application to detect the position automatically.

Personal Data collected: geographic position.

  • Registration and authentication

By registering or authenticating, Users allow Foof to identify them and give them access to dedicated services.
Depending on what is described below, third parties may provide registration and authentication services. In this case, Foof will be able to access some Data, stored by these third party services, for registration or identification purposes.

Direct registration (Foof)

The User registers by filling out the registration form and providing the Personal Data directly to Foof.

Personal Data collected: date of birth, email address, first name, gender, last name and profile picture.

Facebook Authentication (Facebook, Inc.)

Facebook Authentication is a registration and authentication service provided by Facebook, Inc. and is connected to the Facebook social network.

Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Place of processing : US – Privacy Policy

Further information about Personal Data

  • Resharing of User Data

Please be aware that other users of Foof might re-post or otherwise share what you post, which could include Data such as your name, nickname/screenname, location and other information about you, as well as information about events you post. These other users might make such information publicly available. The Owner processes the Data to enable the display on Foof and the sharing of such information through Foof by other users. The Owner may also process the Data in aggregate form to use to improve the Service (e.g., the aggregated Data show that certain features or functionality are more popular than others).

  • Sharing of events created within Foof via external social networks, platforms and services

User can send invitations or any other type of communications related to any event created within Foof by using external social networks already installed on the devices (e.g. WhatsApp, Instagram, Google+ etc.). In these cases, User must be aware that the Data is processed by such third parties according to their respective privacy policy and without the possibility for the Owner to exercise any kind of control over the further processing of the Data shared by the User.

  • No Usage of the Service by Children

You must be age 18 to use this Service.

  • Fabric

Fabric is an analytics service provided by Twitter, Inc. and recently acquired by Google, Inc.

Place of processing: US - Privacy Policy

  • Push notifications

Foof may send push notifications to the User.

Cookie Policy

Foof uses Cookies. To learn more and for a detailed cookie notice, you may consult the Cookie Policy .

Additional information about Data collection and processing

Legal action

The User's Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Data Controller, in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of Foof or the related services.
The User declares to be aware that the Data Controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.

Additional information about User's Personal Data

In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, Foof may provide the User with additional and contextual information concerning particular services or the collection and processing of Personal Data upon request.

System logs and maintenance

For operation and maintenance purposes, Foof and any third party services may collect files that record interaction with Foof (System logs) or use for this purpose other Personal Data (such as IP Address).

Information not contained in this policy

More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data Controller at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.

The rights of Users

Users have the right, at any time, to know whether their Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above.

Foof does not support “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a User objects to any of the changes to the Privacy Policy, the User must cease using Foof and can request that the Data Controller remove the Personal Data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data the Data Controller has about Users.

Information about this Privacy Policy

The Data Controller is responsible for this privacy policy, prepared starting from the modules provided by Iubenda and hosted on Iubenda's servers.

Definitions and legal references

Personal Data (or Data)

Any information regarding a natural person, a legal person, an institution or an association, which is, or can be, identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.

Usage Data

Information collected automatically from Foof (or third party services employed in Foof), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use Foof, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server's answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User's IT environment.


The individual using Foof, which must coincide with or be authorized by the Data Subject, to whom the Personal Data refers.

Data Subject

The legal or natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.

Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)

The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization authorized by the Data Controller to process the Personal Data in compliance with this privacy policy.

Data Controller (or Owner)

The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization with the right, also jointly with another Data Controller, to make decisions regarding the purposes, and the methods of processing of Personal Data and the means used, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of Foof. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the management team at Foof.


The hardware or software tool by which the Personal Data of the User is collected.


Small piece of data stored in the User's device.

Legal information

Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art. 10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive 2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies.

If you are visiting from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, please note that you are agreeing to the transfer of your Personal Data, including sensitive data, by Foof from your region to countries which do not have data protection laws that provide the same level of protection that exists in countries in the European Economic Area, including the United States. By providing your Personal Data, you consent to any transfer and processing in accordance with this Policy.

This Privacy Policy relates solely to Foof.

Latest update: July 18, 2017

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