Last Updated: April 1, 2022
Sunrises LLC. d/b/a In Writing (“In Writing,” “we”, “us”, or “our”) is
to describe to you our practices regarding the Personal Data (as defined
below) we collect, use, and share in connection with the In Writing
website, mobile app, and other software provided on or in connection with
our services, as described in our Terms of Service (collectively, the
similar digital item implemented on a blockchain (such as the Polygon
blockchain), which uses smart contracts to link to or otherwise be
associated with certain content or data.
1. Types of Data We Collect.
“Personal Data” means data that allows someone to identify you
individually, including, for example, your name, email address, as well as
any other non-public information about you that is associated with or
linked to any of the foregoing. “Anonymous Data” means data, including
aggregated and de-identified data, that is not associated with or linked
to your Personal Data; Anonymous Data does not, by itself, permit the
identification of individual persons. We collect Personal Data and
Anonymous Data as described below.
a. Information You Provide Us.
When you use our Service, update your account profile, or contact us, we
may collect Personal Data from you, such as email address, first and last
name, user name, and other information you provide. We also collect your
blockchain address, which may become associated with Personal Data when
you use our Service. Our Service lets you store preferences like how your
content is displayed, notification settings, and favorites. We may
associate these choices with your ID, browser, or mobile device. If you
provide us with feedback or contact us, we will collect your name and
contact information, as well as any other content included in the message.
We may also collect Personal Data at other points in our Service where you
voluntarily provide it or where we state that Personal Data is being
b. Information Collected via Technology.
As you navigate through and interact with our Service, we may use
automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information
about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
Information Collected by Our Servers. To provide our Service and make it
more useful to you, we (or a third party service provider) collect
information from you, including, but not limited to, your browser type,
operating system, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, mobile device ID,
blockchain address, wallet type, and date/time stamps. Log Files. As is
true of most websites and applications, we gather certain information
automatically and store it in log files. This information includes IP
addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (“ISP”), referring/exit
pages, operating system, date/time stamps, and clickstream data. We use
this information to analyze trends, administer the Service, track users’
movements around the Service, and better tailor our Services to our users’
needs. For example, some of the information may be collected so that when
you visit the Service, it will recognize you and the information can be
used to personalize your experience. Cookies. Like many online services,
(which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies
(which stay on your computer until you delete them) to analyze how users
interact with our Service, make improvements to our product quality, and
provide users with a more personalized experience. How We Respond to Do
Not Track Signals. Our systems do not currently recognize “do not track”
signals or other mechanisms that might enable Users to opt out of tracking
on our site.
c. Information Collected from Third-Party Companies.
receive Personal and/or Anonymous Data about you from companies that offer
their products and/or services for use in conjunction with our Service or
whose products and/or services may be linked from our Service. For
example, third-party wallet providers provide us with your blockchain
address and certain other information you choose to share with those
wallets providers. We may add this to the data we have already collected
from or about you through our Service.
d. Public Information Observed from Blockchains.
We collect data from activity that is publicly visible and/or accessible
on blockchains. This may include blockchain addresses and information
regarding purchases, sales, or transfers of NFTs, which may then be
associated with other data you have provided to us.
2. Use of Your Personal Data.
a. We process your Personal Data to run our business, provide the Service,
personalize your experience on the Service, and improve the Service.
Specifically, we use your Personal Data to: facilitate the creation of and
secure your account; identify you as a user in our system; provide you
with our Service, including, but not limited to, helping you view,
explore, and create NFTs using our tools and, at your own discretion,
connect directly with others to purchase, sell, or transfer NFTs on public
blockchains; improve the administration of our Service and quality of
experience when you interact with our Service, including, but not limited
to, by analyzing how you and other users find and interact with the
Service; provide customer support and respond to your requests and
inquiries; detect, prevent, and address fraud, violations of our terms or
policies, and/or other harmful or unlawful activity; display your username
next to the NFTs currently or previously accessible in your third-party
wallet, and next to NFTs on which you have interacted; send you
notifications related to actions on the Service, including notifications
of offers on your NFTs; respond to your inquiries related to employment
opportunities or other requests; comply with applicable laws, cooperate
with investigations by law enforcement or other authorities of suspected
violations of law, and/or to pursue or defend against legal threats and/or
claims; and act in any other way we may describe when you provide the
b. We may create Anonymous Data records from Personal Data. We use this
Anonymous Data to analyze request and usage patterns so that we may
improve our Services and enhance Service navigation. We reserve the right
to use Anonymous Data for any purpose and to disclose Anonymous Data to
third parties without restriction.
3. Disclosure of Your Personal Data.
We disclose your Personal Data as described below and as described
a. Third Party Service Providers. We may share your anonymized
Personal Data with third party service providers to: provide technical
infrastructure services; conduct quality assurance testing; analyze how
our Service is used; prevent, detect, and respond to unauthorized
activities; provide technical and customer support; and/or to provide
other support to us and to the Service.
b. Affiliates. We may share some or all of your anonymized Personal
Data with any subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under our
common control (“Affiliates”), in which case we will require our
c. Corporate Restructuring. We may share some or all of your
anonymized Personal Data in connection with or during negotiation of any
merger, financing, acquisition, or dissolution transaction or proceeding
involving sale, transfer, divestiture, or disclosure of all or a portion
of our business or assets. In the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or
receivership, Personal Data may also be transferred as a business asset.
If another company acquires our company, business, or assets, that company
will possess the Personal Data collected by us and will assume the rights
and obligations regarding your Personal Data as described in this Privacy
d. Legal Rights. Regardless of any choices you make regarding your
Personal Data (as described below), In Writing may disclose Personal Data
if it believes in good faith that such disclosure is necessary: (a) in
connection with any legal investigation; (b) to comply with relevant laws
or to respond to subpoenas, warrants, or other legal process served on In
Writing; (c) to protect or defend the rights or property of In Writing or
users of the Service; and/or (d) to investigate or assist in preventing
our Terms of Service.
e. Other Disclosures. We may also disclose your Personal Data: to
fulfill the purpose for which you provide it; for any other purpose
disclosed by us when you provide it; or with your consent.
4. Third-Party Websites.
Our Service may contain links to third-party websites. When you click on a
link to any other website or location, you will leave our Service and go
to another site, and another entity may collect Personal Data from you. We
have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for these
third-party websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of
content, or to any collection of your Personal Data after you click on
links to such third-party websites. We encourage you to read the privacy
policies of every website you visit. Any links to third-party websites or
locations are for your convenience and do not signify our endorsement of
such third parties or their products, content, or websites.
5. Third-Party Wallets.
To use our Service, you must use a third-party wallet which allows you to
engage in transactions on public blockchains. Your interactions with any
third-party wallet provider are governed by the applicable terms of
6. Your Choices Regarding Information.
You have several choices regarding the use of information on our Services:
If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to accept Cookies from
our Service for any of the purposes described above, then you can instruct
your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting Cookies or to
prompt you before accepting a Cookie from the websites you visit. Consult
your browser’s technical information. If you do not accept Cookies,
however, you may not be able to use all portions of the Service or all
functionality of the Service.
7. Data Access and Control.
You can view, access, edit, or delete your Personal Data for certain
aspects of the Service via your Settings page. You may also have certain
a. If you are a user in the European Economic Area or United Kingdom, you
have certain rights under the respective European and UK General Data
Protection Regulations (“GDPR”). These include the right to (i) request
access and obtain a copy of your personal data; (ii) request rectification
or erasure; (iii) object to or restrict the processing of your personal
data; and (iv) request portability of your personal data. Additionally, if
we have collected and processed your personal data with your consent, you
have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
b. If you are a California resident, you have certain rights under the
California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”). These include the right to (i)
request access to, details regarding, and a copy of the personal
information we have collected about you and/or shared with third parties;
(ii) request deletion of the personal information that we have collected
about you; and (iii) the right to opt-out of sale of your personal
information. As the terms are defined under the CCPA, we do not “sell”
your “personal information.”
c. If you wish to exercise your rights under the GDPR, CCPA, or other
applicable data protection or privacy laws, please contact us by using the
“Submit a request” link here or at the address provided in Section 13
below, specify your request, and reference the applicable law. We may ask
you to verify your identity, or ask for more information about your
request. We will consider and act upon any above request in accordance
with applicable law. We will not discriminate against you for exercising
any of these rights.
d. Notwithstanding the above, we cannot edit or delete any information
that is stored on a blockchain, for example the Polygon blockchain, as we
do not have custody or control over any blockchains. The information
stored on the blockchain may include purchases, sales, and transfers
related to your blockchain address and NFTs held at that address.
8. Data Retention.
We may retain your Personal Data as long as you continue to use the
Service, have an account with us, or for as long as is necessary to
retain your Personal Data even after you deactivate your account and/or
cease to use the Service if such retention is reasonably necessary to
comply with our legal obligations, to resolve disputes, prevent fraud and
abuse, enforce our Terms or other agreements, and/or protect our
legitimate interests. Where your Personal Data is no longer required for
these purposes, we will delete it.
9. Data Protection.
We care about the security of your information and use physical,
administrative, and technological safeguards to preserve the integrity and
security of information collected through our Service. However, no
security system is impenetrable and we cannot guarantee the security of
our systems. In the event that any information under our custody and
control is compromised as a result of a breach of security, we will take
steps to investigate and remediate the situation and, in accordance with
applicable laws and regulations, notify those individuals whose
information may have been compromised.
a. You are responsible for the security of your digital wallet, and we
urge you to take steps to ensure it is and remains secure. If you discover
an issue related to your wallet, please contact your wallet provider.
We do not intentionally gather Personal Data from visitors who are under
the age of 13. Our Terms of Service require all users to be at least 18
years old. Minors who are at least 13 years old but are under 18 years old
may use a parent or guardian’s In Writing account, but only with the
involvement of the account holder. If a child under 13 submits Personal
Data to In Writing and we learn that the Personal Data is the information
of a child under 13, we will attempt to delete the information as soon as
possible. If you believe that we might have any Personal Data from a child
under 13, please contact us by using the “Submit a request” link here or
at the address indicated in Section 13 below.
11. Users Outside of the United States.
If you are a non-U.S. user of the Service, by visiting the Service and
providing us with data, you acknowledge and agree that your Personal Data
addition, your Personal Data may be processed in the country in which it
was collected and in other countries, including the United States, where
laws regarding processing of Personal Data may be less stringent than the
laws in your country. By providing your Personal Data, you consent to such
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