Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Every good relationship is based on trust. It’s a God Thing is committed to building and maintaining your trust. This Privacy Policy outlines how Lemonade Books (“LB”) uses and safeguards the personal information provided by you. Please read this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use agreement carefully before accessing, signing up, purchasing from, or otherwise using this site (the “Web Site”). By accessing, signing up, purchasing from, or otherwise using this Web Site, you agree to be bound by this agreement.

PRIVACY POLICY

What Kind of Information Do We Collect? 

When you are merely visiting our Web Site, we do not collect any specific personal information about you. If you decide to submit a story, we collect the necessary information to process your story submission. For your convenience, we also store this information for future submissions. If you want to be notified of a new It’s a God Thing book, we collect your e-mail address specifically to let you know when the book is being released.

How Do We Use the Information You Provide Us?

We may use any information you provide us for marketing research and other marketing purposes. We may also use certain information about your product preferences to send you e-mails about special offers or items we believe you might be interested in. We also send confirmations to your e-mail address on all transactions you initiate through our Web Site.

LB adheres to a strict anti-spam policy. If you wish not to receive future newsletters or marketing information from, please notify us at info@itsagodthing.com.

We also use your order information or pass it on to our suppliers to ensure that the Does LB Share Your Information with Any Third Party?

LB does not sell or rent your personal information, including credit card information, to any third party, subject to the remainder of this policy.

When you purchase products to be delivered by our business partners or suppliers, we provide them with the personal information they require to process and deliver your order.

We may sell, trade, or share non-personal aggregate or summary information about our customers with our strategic partners, advertisers, or other third parties. This information does not contain any personal data specifically identifiable with you.

We retain the right to release your personal information to proper authorities when required by law or when we in good faith believe that we must release the information in order to: (a) satisfy a legal order or comply with legal process; (b) defend the rights of LB or its affiliates or business partners; or (c) protect the personal safety of LB employees, agents, affiliates, business partners, customers, or Web Site users.

How Does LB Use Cookies?

LB uses standard “cookie” technology and Web server logs to collect information. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive and relayed back to our servers. Some cookie information is used to understand customers’ Web traffic patterns (dates, times, pages viewed, Web sites visited just before and just after our Web Site, etc.). This information is collected on an aggregate basis and is used to understand customer preferences and to enhance the customer’s experience on our Web Site. Other cookie information is used to enable such functions as storing and retrieving passwords, user name, tracking orders placed by your friends and family, and attributing their orders to your specific fundraiser.

Additional Privacy Policy Information

We process customer orders and collect and store personally identifiable information using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology. SSL encrypts the information you input before it is sent to us via the Internet. In addition, all of the information we collect from you on our Web Site is secured against unauthorized access on LB servers.

While our products and services may be used for children’s or students’ activities and organizations, we do not collect any personal information about children. Our Web Site is not intended for use by children under the age of thirteen. Parents and/or teachers must provide their own personal information in order to participate in our story submission process. We take all reasonable efforts to comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA).

In the unlikely event that substantially all of the assets of LB are acquired by another company, information related to our business, including our customers’ and Web Site users’ personal information, will of course be one of the transferred assets. We also retain the right to assign this information to a parent, subsidiary entity, or other affiliate of LB.

LB business partners, suppliers, and any third parties reached through our Web Site have separate privacy policies that may have different terms from our policy, or they may have no privacy policy at all. LB has no responsibility for these policies and accepts no liability for the actions of these third parties. Please review the privacy policies of these third parties to determine how they protect your rights.

Feedback

We appreciate your comments and questions regarding this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Please contact us by e-mail at info@itsagodthing.com  or by regular mail at:

Lemonade Books LLC
3689 Carman Dr., Suite 200 C
Lake Oswego, OR  97035 

503-850-4800

TERMS OF USE

The following terms and conditions govern your use of the LB Web Site. By using any part of the Web Site, you represent that you understand and agree to these terms and conditions. These rules are designed to protect LB’s computer and communications systems, employees, customers, and users. They are also designed to make your use of our Web Site and the Internet a positive and secure experience.

General Conditions of Use

The receipt of an e-mail order confirmation does not constitute the acceptance of an order or a confirmation of an offer to sell. LB reserves the right, without prior notification, to limit the order quantity on any item and/or refuse service to any customer. Verification of information may be required prior to the acceptance of any order.

You may not access or use the LB Web Site for any illegal activities or other purposes prohibited by law or to attempt to undermine, hinder, damage, or disrupt the hardware, software, or security of our Web Site, the Internet, or any other site. You may not: (1) knowingly upload or transmit any computer virus, worm, or any other transmission that has the potential for disabling or otherwise impeding the operation of our Web Site or any other facilities, equipment, software, data, or service connected to the Internet; (2) make an unauthorized entry to our Web Site or any other site, resource, or device connected to the Internet; or (3) violate any applicable laws or regulations that govern online activities.

You agree to respect our copyrights and trademarks and those of our service partners and licensors and use them only in the manner described in our copyright and trademark notice.

As part of routine Web Site maintenance or in the event of unauthorized use, LB may monitor activity on our Web Site. Activity that appears to be illegal may be monitored, recorded, and provided to law enforcement officials. You consent to such monitoring as part of your use of our Web Site. LB may disclose any information, records, electronic communication, or material of any kind received from or uploaded to our Web Site by you to (1) satisfy any law, regulation, or government request or (2) protect any right of LB its service partners, licensors, affiliates, agents, customers, or Web Site users.

You agree to indemnify and hold LB harmless from and against all loss, liability, damage, and expense (including reasonable attorney fees) caused by: (1) claims by any party for libel, slander, defamation, invasion of privacy, infringement of intellectual property rights including trademark, copyright, or patent rights, and unlawful access or alteration to private records or data arising from any information, software, data, or message transmitted or received by you through our Web Site or (2) any breach of these terms and conditions by you or someone under your control.

Warranty Disclaimer

The products, content, information, and services included in or accessed through our Web Site,  are provided on an “as is” basis without warranty of any kind. LB does not represent that the information accessible on or through our Web Site is accurate, complete, or current. LB DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO SUCH PRODUCTS, CONTENT, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. LB WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND THAT MAY RESULT FROM USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR CONTENT.

Any links or references on the LB Web Site to any third-party site are provided solely for your convenience. LB makes no representation or warranty with respect to the content, accuracy, safety, existence, or any other aspect of any third party site or any materials obtained by you from such a site. A link or reference from our Web Site to any other site does not constitute an endorsement of that site or any of its content or of the quality or acceptability of any products or services offered through the site.

You are responsible for the use and compatibility of any hardware or software with the Internet and the LB Web Site. LB makes no warranty that any particular device or software, even if recommended by a LB agent or employee, will function properly with our Web Site.

LB does not warrant that: (1) access to our Web Site will be uninterrupted, error free, or secure; (2) any materials accessible on or through our Web Site will be free from viruses, worms, or other harmful components; or (3) you will be able to connect, communicate, or pass information to our Web Site or any other site on the Internet at any particular speed or throughput. You agree that LB is not liable for any damages to you that may result from a loss or degradation of access to our Web Site or any loss of materials or data you have stored on our Web Site. We recommend that customers regularly back up or download important information stored with us.

 Copyright and Trademark Notice

All content (including text, data, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio, video, software, photographs, graphs, typefaces, and other materials) included on this Web Site and the copyright in same is the property of LB, its affiliates, or licensors and is protected by U.S. and international laws. The compilation of all the content on this site is the exclusive property of LB and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

Except as described in this notice or otherwise permitted by the fair use privilege under U.S. copyright law, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, download, display, post, create derivative works from, or transmit the content of the Web Site in any form or by any means (including electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise) without the prior written permission of LB or the respective copyright owner. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute, and download the content on this site for personal, noncommercial use only, provided you do not modify the content and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the content, or as specifically referenced as downloadable for use. You also may not “mirror” any content contained on this site on any other server without LB’s express written permission. Permission for you to use the content terminates automatically if you breach any of the terms or conditions contained in this notice. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded and printed content.

The trademarks, service marks, and logos used and displayed on this site are registered and unregistered trademarks of LB and its content providers. Nothing on this site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark, service mark, or logo displayed on the site without the written permission of the mark or logo owner. The use of any LB trademark, service mark, or logo as a “hot” link to any site is prohibited without the prior written approval of LB. The unauthorized use of any trademark, service mark, or logo displayed on this site is strictly prohibited.

Additional Legal Terms

LB reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of the use of our Web Site at any time without prior notice by posting the change on the LB Web Site. All changes will become effective immediately upon posting on our Web Site. LB reserves the right to modify, add, or remove any service, feature, product, or information from our Web Site at any time without prior notice.

These terms and conditions contain the full and complete understanding of the parties with respect to your use of the LB Web Site. LB will not be bound by any statements made by agents or employees of LB that conflict with these terms and conditions. These terms and conditions and any dispute arising from or relating to them will be governed and interpreted in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Oregon. By using the Web Site, you agree to exclusive personal jurisdiction in the State of Oregon for any dispute related to your use of the Web Site or any LB products or services.