Last updated: July 24, 2020
Thank you for visiting ILOF.com ("Website"). The Website is owned and operated by In Lieu of Flowers, LLC, doing business as ILOF.com. "ILOF.com", "we", or "us" refers to ILOF.com together with its parents, officers, directors, employees, representatives, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents and consultants.
This policy does not apply to information collected by:
Our Website is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under the age of 18 may provide any personal information to or on our Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If you are under 16, do not use or provide any information on this Website or through any of its features, register on the Website, use of any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we may have information from or about a child under 18 without parental knowledge or consent, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information:
We collect this information:
The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, "posted") on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, "User Contributions"). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although you may set certain privacy settings for such information by, for example, selecting "Keep this memorial anonymous" when you are making a Donation, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
The information we collect automatically may include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
We do not collect personal information automatically, but we may tie this information to personal information about you that we collect from other sources or you provide to us.
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
We may disclose aggregate information about users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
We may disclose your personal information:
Please be advised that some of the information, such as the User Contributions, may be publicly accessible. We also collect information through customer support communications, your communications to us of ideas for new products, services, or modifications to existing products and services, feedback, and other unsolicited submissions (collectively, with the User Contributions, "Unsolicited Information"). By sending us Unsolicited Information, you further (a) agree that we are under no obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the Unsolicited Information, (b) acknowledge that we may have something similar to the Unsolicited Information already under consideration or in development, (c) grant us an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide license to use, modify, prepare derivative works, publish, distribute and sublicense the Unsolicited Information, and (d) irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against ILOF.com and its users any claims and assertions of any moral rights contained in such Unsolicited Information. This Unsolicited Information section shall survive any termination of your account or the Services.
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanism to provide you with the following control over your information.
Do Not Track ("DNT") is a privacy preference that users can set in certain web browsers. We do not recognize or respond to browser-initiated DNT signals, as the Internet industry is currently working towards defining what exactly DNT means, what it means to comply with DNT, and a common response to DNT. To learn more about Do Not Track, you can do so here.
You may send us an email at email@example.com to request access to, correct or delete any personal information you have provided to us. For Funeral Service Providers, we cannot delete your personal information without also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
If you delete your User Contributions from the Website, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached or archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users.
This Policy applies only to the Website. The Website can contain links to other web sites not operated or controlled by ILOF.com (the "Third-Party Sites"), such as the webpages for the Funeral Service Providers. The policies and procedures we described here do not apply to the Third-Party Sites. The links from the Website do not imply that ILOF.com endorses or has reviewed the Third-Party Sites. We suggest contacting those sites directly for information on their respective privacy policies.
The Website is hosted in the United States. ILOF.com is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and operates the Website in the United States. The Website is intended to be used by individuals residing in the United States. If you are visiting the Website from outside of the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where our servers are located and our central database is operated. The data protection and other laws of the United States and other countries may not be as comprehensive as those in your country. By using the Website, you consent to your information being transferred to our facilities and to the facilities of those third parties with whom we share it as described in this Policy.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website like in memorials. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.