PRIVACY POLICY FOR AFFILIATE PROGRAM

 

1. PRIVACY

We are committed to protecting your personal information. We have created this Privacy Policy to let you know what information We collect when you participate in the Borgata Affiliate Program, why We collect this information and how We use the collected information.

Please note that this Privacy Policy sets forth the privacy practices for Marina District Development Company LLC, a New Jersey limited liability company located at 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 USA, together with its Group companies as defined in the Terms of Participation (“We”, “Us” or “Our”, as appropriate).

We may periodically make changes to this Privacy Policy and will notify you of these changes by posting the modified terms on the borgatapartners.com website. We recommend that you revisit this Privacy Policy regularly.

2. INFORMATION COLLECTED

We consider information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, first and last name, date of birth, bank account details, home or other physical address, email address, phone number or other contact information to be Personal Information (“Personal Information”). You may be asked to provide Personal Information when you use the borgatapartners.com website, open an affiliate account or to use the Borgata Affiliate Program. The Personal Information that We collect may include information such as: name, contact information (including telephone number), shipping information, billing information, transaction history, website usage preferences, and feedback regarding the Borgata Affiliate Program. This information is held by Us on servers based in New Jersey and elsewhere from time to time. In addition, when you interact with the Borgata Affiliate Program, Our servers keep an activity log unique to you that collects certain administrative and traffic information including: source IP address, time of access, date of access, web page(s) visited, language use, software crash reports and type of browser used. This information is essential for the provision and quality of the Borgata Affiliate Program. We also may collect information that by itself typically cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information (e.g. age, profession or gender), IP addresses, browser types, domain names, and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of Our websites.
Like many other websites, We may use cookies to customize content specific to your interests and track your use of Our websites. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or equipment when you visit certain online pages that record your preferences. We also may use cookies to monitor traffic to the site, improve the Borgata Affiliate Program and make it easier and/or more relevant for your use. We may also use cookies and web beacons to ensure that Our mailing tools are working properly. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you prefer, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to experience all of the features on Our websites.
To the extent that we are able to do so, we may link your Personal Information with information that is not personally identifiable. We may also link information collected online with information We collect offline or that is collected online by third parties.

3. MEANS OF COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may automatically collect certain data as discussed above and receive Personal Information about you where you provide such information through the Borgata Affiliate Program or other communications and interactions with Us. We may also receive Personal Information from customer lists lawfully acquired from third-party vendors. In addition, We may engage the services of third-party service providers to provide technical support, process your online transactions and maintain your online account. We will have access to any information you provide to such vendors, service providers and third-party e-commerce services, and We will use the Personal Information as set out in this Privacy Policy below. This information will only be disclosed to third parties outside the Group in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We take steps to ensure that Our arrangements with third-party service providers and online vendors protect your privacy.

4. INFORMATION USE

We use the Personal Information We collect from you to deliver Our Borgata Affiliate Program, to provide customer support, to undertake necessary security and identify verification checks, to process any of your online transactions, meet certain business requirements and for any other purpose related to the operation or improvement of the Borgata Affiliate Program. As such, We may share Your Personal Information with Our affiliates and Our carefully selected partners (which will include any other parties with which such partners have entered into personal information sharing arrangements). From time to time, We may partner with other organizations or companies to provide co-sponsored or co-branded promotions, services or events and may share your Personal Information with our co-sponsor(s) and partners. We may also use your Personal Information (including your email address and phone number) to provide you with information regarding our products, services and promotions, including other gaming products (including online poker, casino).Your Personal Information may also be used by Us to provide you with promotional offers and information regarding Our products and services and in order for borgatapartners.com to better provide a range of products and services and improved customer service. From time-to-time, We may request information from you via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary, and, therefore, you have the choice of whether or not to disclose such information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name, correspondence address and telephone number), and demographic information (such as zip or postal code or age). If you choose to participate in a survey or contest and win, by accepting any contest prize or winnings from Us, you consent to use of your name and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Unless you have elected not to receive promotional information,

5. CERTAIN EXCLUDED DISCLOSURES

We may disclose Your Personal Information if required to do so by law, or to: (1) comply with any legal process served on Us, any of Our sites or the Services or in circumstances where We are under a substantially similar legal obligation; (2) protect and defend Our rights or property; (3) if, in Our reasonable judgment, it is necessary enforce compliance with our internal policies or the Terms and Conditions of Use or to protect our Platforms, customers, or others; (4) to a person who, in Our reasonable judgment, is seeking the information as Your agent; (5) where sharing or disclosing Your information is required in order to offer You products or services You desire; (6) to a third party or parties, where disclosure is required or permitted by law; or (7) to any other entity that acquires all or a portion of Our organization by merger, reorganization, operation of law, or a sale of some or all of Our assets. If, in Our sole determination, You are found to have cheated or attempted to defraud Us, the Group, or any other user of the Services in any way including but not limited to game manipulation or payment fraud, or if We suspect You of fraudulent payment, including use of stolen credit cards, or any other fraudulent activity (including any chargeback or other reversal of a payment) or prohibited transaction (including money laundering), We reserve the right to share this information (together with Your identity and any relevant Personal Information) with other online gaming sites, banks, credit card companies. For the purpose of research on the prevention of addiction, Your Personal Information may be made anonymous and passed on to the respective institutions and appropriate agencies.

6. ACCESS

You may 'opt out' of receiving any promotional communications either by choosing to opt out where such option is made available on Our sites or the Borgata Affiliate Program or in an email you receive from Us, or at any time by sending an email, or by writing to Us at Internet Gaming Borgata Affiliate Program Manager, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 USA, and we will remove you from our mailing list. In addition, you may contact Us at this address if you have any questions or concerns regarding Our use of your Personal Information.

7. CONSENT TO USE OF ELECTRONIC SERVICE PROVIDERS

In order to take part in the Borgata Affiliate Program, you will be required to receive money from Us. We may use third-party electronic payment processors and/or financial institutions (“ESPs”) to process such financial transactions. By accepting this Privacy Policy, you expressly consent to Personal Information necessary for the processing of transactions being shared with ESPs, including, where necessary, the transfer of information outside of your country. We take steps to ensure that Our arrangements with ESPs protect your privacy.

8. CONSENT TO SECURITY REVIEW

We reserve the right to conduct a security review at any time to validate your identity, age, the registration data provided by you and to verify your use of the Borgata Affiliate Program and your financial transactions for potential breach of Our Standard Affiliate Agreement and of applicable law. By agreeing to the terms of our Standard Affiliate Agreement you authorize Us, Our staff, agents and suppliers to use your Personal Information and to disclose your Personal Information to third parties for the purposes of validating the information you provide to Us in the course of using the Borgata Affiliate Programs, including, where necessary, the transfer of information outside of your country. Security reviews may include but are not limited to ordering a credit report and/or otherwise verifying the information you provide against third-party databases. In addition, to facilitate these security reviews, you agree to provide such information or documentation as We may request.

9. SECURITY

We understand the importance of information security and the techniques needed to secure information. We store all of the Personal Information We receive directly from you in a password-protected database residing within Our secure network behind active industry-standard firewall software. We take steps to ensure Our subsidiaries, agents, affiliates and suppliers also employ adequate levels of security. In spite of these protections, We cannot guarantee the security of any data submitted over the Internet.

10. PROTECTION OF CHILDREN

The Borgata Affiliate Program is not intended for or directed at persons under the age of twenty one (21). Any person who provides their information to Us through any part of the Borgata Affiliate Program represents to Us that they are twenty one (21) years of age or older. It is Our policy to uncover attempts by minors to access Our Borgata Affiliate Program which may involve Us having to access and verify your Personal Information. If We become aware that a minor has attempted to or has submitted personal information via the online site, We will not accept this information and will take steps to remove such information from Our records.

11. INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS

Personal Information collected on the Borgata Affiliate Program may be stored and processed in any country in which We or Our affiliates, suppliers, ESPs or agents maintain facilities. By participating in the Borgata Affiliate Program, you expressly consent to any transfer of information outside of your country (including to third countries that may not have been assessed as having adequate privacy laws). Nevertheless, We take steps to ensure that Our agents, affiliates and suppliers comply with Our standards of privacy regardless of their location.

12. THIRD-PARTY PRACTICES

We cannot ensure the protection of any information collected by any third party administering Our Borgata Affiliate Program or any other program, since these third-party online sites are owned and operated independently of Us. Any information collected by these third parties is not governed by this Privacy Policy but by the privacy policy, if any, of such third party. If you have questions about a third party's information practices, please read its privacy policy. We assume no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the practices, actions or policies of such third parties, and We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such online sites.

13. MERGERS AND OTHER EVENTS REQUIRING TRANSFER

If We should ever file for bankruptcy, or become insolvent, or be acquired by a third party, merge with a third party, sell all or part of Our assets, or transfer substantially all or part of Our relevant assets to a third party, We are entitled to share the Personal Information and all other information you have provided through the Borgata Affiliate Program to potential and subsequent business and merger partners.

15. CONSENT TO PRIVACY POLICY

By your continued use of the Borgata Affiliate Program following the posting of this Privacy Policy (as applicable), you agree to this Privacy Policy. This is Our entire and exclusive Privacy Policy and it supersedes any earlier version. This Privacy Policy should be read in conjunction with the Terms of Participation and any additional applicable terms posted on the borgatapartners.comwebsite. We may periodically make changes to this Privacy Policy and will notify you of these changes by posting the modified terms on the borgatapartners.com website. We recommend that you revisit this Privacy Policy regularly.