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IllinoisTimesTix PRIVACY POLICY

Illinoistimestix.com and its related services and products (“Website”) are owned and operated

by Central Illinois Communications, d/b/a/ Illinois Times. Illinois Times has adopted this Privacy

Policy (“Privacy Policy”) to inform you that it collects personal information (“Personal Information”)

when you use the Website and to explain how this Personal Information is used. Illinois Times

has also adopted this Privacy Policy because it respects your privacy and believes that it should

clearly and transparently discloses its privacy practices to the user.

Illinois Times respects your privacy and makes a concerted effort to protect your identity and

Personal Information. In addition to reviewing this Privacy Policy, please carefully review our

Terms of Use Agreement.

ILLINOIS TIMES MAY CHANGE, MODIFY, AMEND, SUSPEND, TERMINATE, OR REPLACE

THIS PRIVACY POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME AND WITHIN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE

DISCRETION. IN THE EVENT ILLINOIS TIMES CHANGES, MODIFIES, AMENDS, OR

REPLACES THIS PRIVACY POLICY, THE EFFECTIVE DATE, LOCATED ABOVE, WILL

CHANGE. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE WEBSITE AFTER A CHANGE IN THE

EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY CONSTITUTES YOUR MANIFESTATION OF

ASSENT TO THE CHANGE, MODIFICATION, AMENDMENT, OR REPLACEMENT

CONTAINED WITHIN.

1. Illinois Times may collect the following Personal Information from you:

Any information that you submit to the Website, Social Media or similar third party sites or

applications; First and last name; Email address; Mailing address; Age and gender; Phone

number; Photograph/image/video; Country; Business name, business website, business email

address; Account holder and payment information

2. Illinois Times may also collect the following additional information from you:

Your IP address; Your use of the Website; Your order history; Information stored in cookies, pixel

tags, or web beacons; Analytic data from Google Analytics; and any other additional analytic data

that you voluntarily submit to the Website.

Illinois Times may collect this Personal Information from you through various channels,

including, but not limited to, through your voluntary submission of information to the Website,

through requests initiated by you through the Website, through online sweepstakes, through

communication with third parties such as banks, through the collection and analysis of information

concerning your computer and browsing activities, through the use of cookies, web beacons,

pixel tags, Google Analytics, and through other sources permitted by law.

Illinois Times may collect this Personal Information from you through credit card payments

processed by third party payment processors, such as Forte Payment Systems. Forte Payments

Systems’ Privacy Policy can be found at https://www.forte.net/privacy.

Cookies are identifiers that are shared between your computer and our website to enable our

systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as the storage of items in your

shopping cart. The "help" portion of the toolbar on 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, or how to disable cookies altogether. We recommend that you leave them turned on or

please contact customer service to place a phone order.

3. Illinois Times uses this Personal Information to:

Provide you with the Website, process any requests made by you, process any orders or

business contemplated by the Website, communicate with you, identify and fix problems with the

Website, update you on changes to the Website, communicate with you concerning your account,

to complete a transaction you initiated, and to update you on Illinois Times’ products and

services offered through the Website or the services of third parties.

Illinois Times may share your Personal Information with third parties where it has obtained your

consent, whether express or implied, with third party service providers to provide you with

services initiated at your request, with Illinois Times’ parents, subsidiaries, successors, and

assigns, and with Illinois Times’ business partners who offer services through or in association

with the Website.

Illinois Times may use your Personal Information, including your email address, to communicate

with you about the Website, your use of services related to the Website such as promotions,

contests, advertising placements and/or the purchase of goods or services. Illinois Times may

also use your Personal Information, including your email address, for tracking, analytics,

marketing, and research purposes. Illinois Times will contact you through an e-newsletter. Each

e-newsletter sent contains a very easy and automated way for you to unsubscribe from receiving

email messages from us in the future. If you have received unwanted, unsolicited email sent via

this system or purporting to be sent via this system, please forward a copy of that email with your

comments to Illinois Times for review. We will look into the matter immediately.

Illinois Times reserves the right to sell, share, or rent individual Personal Information with

anyone without your advance written permission or unless to: (1) respond to authorized

information requests by government authorities; (2) to respond to a court order or subpoena; (3)

to protect the employees, independent contractors, users, members, officers, directors, or

shareholders of Illinois Times; or (4) to help prevent against fraud or the violation of any

applicable law, statute, regulation, ordinance, or treaty. Information submitted to us is only

available to employees managing this information for purposes of contacting you or sending you

emails based on your request for information and to contracted service providers for purposes of

providing services relating to our communications with you, such as technical maintenance and

credit card processing.

Illinois Times uses Google Analytics remarketing codes to log when users view specific pages or

take specific actions on a website. This allows us to provide targeted advertising in the future. If

you do not wish to receive this type of advertising from us in the future you can opt out using the

DoubleClick opt-out page ( HYPERLINK "http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/"

http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/).

You are solely responsible for the protection of any Personal Information that you submit to the

Website, and you are advised to review that Personal Information before you submit it to the

Website. You acknowledge and agree that Illinois Times is not responsible for any third party

links, content, or communications sent to you from entities or individuals that Illinois Times does

not own or control. You are advised to review the privacy policies of third party websites.

Comply or attempt to comply with all laws domestic and foreign.

4. Illinois Times stores your Personal Information in the following manner:

Your Personal Information is stored and processed on computers and servers in the United

States and, through your use of the Website, you unequivocally consent to the processing and

storage of your Personal Information. You understand and agree that Illinois Times may

continue to store your information after you cease use of the service or disable your Account.

Illinois Times uses commercially reasonable efforts and standard technology to store and help

prevent against the unauthorized disclosure of your Personal Information. Though it undertakes

commercially reasonable efforts to protect your Personal Information, no Website is completely

safe. Accordingly, you provide all such Personal Information at your own risk.

In order to protect your Personal Information, Illinois Times will use specific security measures,

such Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. This is denoted

in most web-browsers by a small padlock appearing on the bottom bar of the window and the

address of the window changing from http:// to https://, meaning a secure connection.

Illinois Times electronically verifies every financial transaction with the credit company,

processing only those orders the credit card company authorizes. In the case of a suspicious or

declined transaction, Illinois Times may contact you to confirm the validity and ensure your

identity or cancel that order with full notification.

5. Illinois Times may share your Personal Information with third parties in the following

circumstances:

Where Illinois Times is complying or in good faith attempting to comply with any law, regulation

or law enforcement request; Where Illinois Times has obtained your consent; Where sharing or

disclosure of your Personal Information is necessary to provide you with the Website and/or

services associated therewith; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Information is

necessary to share Personal Information with Illinois Times’ parents, subsidiaries, successors,

assigns, licensees, affiliates, or business partners; Where Illinois Times has been purchased by

a third party; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Information is necessary to respond to

requests by government authorities; Where your Personal Information is demanded by a court

order or subpoena; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Information is needed to protect

the employees, independent contractors, officers, directors, members, users, or shareholders of

Illinois Times; and Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Information is needed to help

prevent against fraud or the violation of any applicable law, statute, regulation, ordinance, or

treaty.

You understand and agree that Illinois Times may specifically share your information with mobile

service providers, search engine providers, payment processors, web merchants, and online

retailers in order to complete the services offered through the Website.

6. Purchase or sale of the Website or other assets:

Illinois Times may purchase other businesses or sell components of its business, including, but

not limited to, the Website. In the event that Illinois Times purchases another business or sells

any component of its business, your Personal Information will continue to be used consistent with

the terms of this Privacy Policy.

7. You may stop Illinois Times from collecting your Personal Information by:

Adjusting your web browser settings, limiting cookies or other tracking techniques, or by ceasing

your use of the Website. You may contact Illinois Times with any requests regarding your

information, but Illinois Times reserves the right to act or not act upon such requests.

8. When using the Website, you are obligated to:

Inform Illinois Times of any changes to your Personal Information, and protect the security of

your username, password, and Personal Information.

9. California Residents

California residents have the right to receive information that identifies any third party companies

or individuals that Illinois Times has shared your Personal Information with in the previous

calendar year, as well as a description of the categories of Personal Information disclosed to that

third party. You may obtain this information once a year and free of charge by contacting Illinois

Times at the address below. Illinois Times ignores any and all Do Not Track requests and

signals.

10. Children’s Online Privacy Protection Policy

Illinois Times does not knowingly or intentionally collect Personal Information from children

under the age of 13 or other minors. Where appropriate, Illinois Times takes reasonable

measures to determine that users are adults of legal age and to inform minors not to submit such

information to the Website or in response to advertisements. If you are concerned that Personal

Information may have been inadvertently provided to or collected by Illinois Times, please

contact us immediately so appropriate steps may be taken to remove such information from

Illinois Times’ database.

11. Third party services and third party links

Illinois Times may outsource or subcontract some of our technical support, tracking and

reporting functions, payment processing functions, and other services to third parties. We may

share information from or about you with them so that they can perform their services as long as

they comply with this Privacy Policy. You understand and agree that Illinois Times will not be

held responsible for any third party communications sent by entities that Illinois Times does not

own or control or for any third party links (including advertisements). You are encouraged to

review any third party privacy policies before utilizing any such third party service.

Illinois Times may include or offer third party products or services on the Website and provide

third party links to the same. These third party websites have separate and independent privacy

policies. Illinois Times has no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of such third

parties and their websites. We encourage you to read carefully the privacy policies of all such

third party websites. We seek to protect the integrity of the Website and therefore welcome any

feedback about any such third party websites.

12. Contact and Notices

All questions and concerns regarding this Privacy Policy may be submitted to Illinois Times,

1240 S. Sixth St., Springfield, Illinois 62703; with a copy emailed to

[email protected]

GeoTix shall hold harmless and shall indemnify Operator against any claim or lawsuit, other than

claims or lawsuits by any third party related to intellectual property claims related to the use of the

GeoTix Platform by Operator and attributable to GeoTix. No right of indemnity shall exist for any

claims related to Event Organizers or Ticket Purchasers.

Operators and Event Organizers shall hold harmless and shall indemnify GeoTix for any claim or

lawsuit by any third party related to Operator’s or Event Organizer’s breach of this Agreement.

The party seeking indemnification must notify the other party promptly in writing, not later than 30

days after the party seeking indemnification receives notice of the claim (or sooner if required by

applicable law).

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