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« on: July 31, 2018, 07:10:49 PM »

Privacy Policy of,, and http://www.thebdsmgarden
Privacy Policy
Effective date: July 31, 2018
The Masque Network ("us", "we", or "our") operates the, ,, and http://www.thebdsmgarden websites (the "Service").
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data. This Privacy Policy for The Masque is powered by
We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from
Information Collection And Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
Types of Data Collected
Personal Data
While using our Service, we may ask you to voluntarily provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
   Email address
   First name and last name
   Cookies and Usage Data
   Sexual Orientation
   User Photograph
Usage Data
We may also collect information how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Tracking & Cookies Data
We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Examples of Cookies we use:
   Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
   Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
   Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.

Use of Data
The Masque Network uses the collected data for various purposes:
   To provide and maintain the Service
   To notify you about changes to our Service
   To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
   To provide customer care and support
   To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service
   To monitor the usage of the Service
   To detect, prevent and address technical issues
   To verify the user as real, rather than a spammer.

The Masque Network Chatrooms do NOT collect or retain logs of chat or private conversations. They are not accessible once they are either cleared from the screen or deleted manually by line by a Chat Monitor. On-screen chat history is the only method of logging conversations.
Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to and maintained on computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction. Your data is kept on computers and servers located inside the United States.
If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to United States and process it there.
Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.
The Masque Network will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.
The Masque Network does not provide your data to anyone not affiliated with The Masque Network as a service provider. The Masque Network will never sell your data to a third party.
Data in Chatrooms
The Masque Network strongly advises users not to share personally identifiable data in any chatroom and encourages the use of common sense, suspicion, and discretion. Users are encouraged to use pseudonyms as chat log in names.
Chat Monitors actively delete personal information on sight if a user shares it in the public room.
Chatters may elect to use a false email upon registration.
Disclosure Of Data
Legal Requirements
The Masque Network may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
   To comply with a legal obligation
   To protect and defend the rights or property of The Masque Network
   To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
   To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
   To protect against legal liability

Security Of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Service Providers
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
   Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:
Links To Other Sites
Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.
Users are strongly encouraged not to click on links provided by other uses in any The Masque Network chatroom.
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Children's Privacy
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children") and no one under the age of 18 is allowed on any The Masque Network site.
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
Changes to This Privacy Policy
We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.
We will let you know via  a prominent notice on our Service and Social Media and email lists, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.
You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.
Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:
   By email:
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