Terms Of Service & Privacy Policy

Agreement to these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy is a requirement to registering for the Meetups.

Terms Of Service

1. Introduction
We are excited that you have decided to use DnHouston.com (the “Website” or our “Website”). We offer a great service that can be both useful and enjoyable. We have prepared the below document so that you understand the uses and limitations of our services.

You must agree to these Terms of Service (the “Terms”, “Terms of Service”, or the “Agreement”) in order to use and/or register to use our Website. Furthermore, the Terms of Service govern your use of certain services or features provided by the owner and operator of the Website, Dot Powered, LLC, a Texas limited liability company, with a registered address of 6107 Charlotte Lane, Killeen TX 76542, United States of America, (“Dot Powered”, “we”, “us”, or “our”). By using our services or features you (“you”) are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Service.

Certain features of the Website may be subject to additional guidelines, terms, or rules, which will be posted on the Website in connection with such features, and shall be deemed to be incorporated herein. To the extent such terms, guidelines, or rules conflict with the Terms of Service, the Terms of Service shall govern.

By registering with and/or using the Website, you are accepting these Terms of Service and you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into this Agreement. You may not access or use the Website or the services offered thereunder (the “Services”) if you are not at least 18 years old.  You warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to enter into and be bound by the Terms of Service and that by using the Website will not be violating any law or regulation of the country in which you are resident. You are solely responsible for your compliance with all applicable local laws and regulations.

PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY IN THIS DOCUMENT. By clicking your agreement to these Terms of Service, which is a pre-condition of your registration for the Services you, on behalf of yourself and your heirs and successors, are confirming your acceptance of the Agreement as a whole, on your own behalf and on behalf of any entity for whom you are acting on behalf of. If you do not agree to the Terms of Service you will not be able to register for the Website and/or use the Services. The Terms of Service apply whenever you visit the Website whether or not you have chosen to register with us. If you do not agree with all of the provisions of this Agreement, you cannot use and should immediately cease using, the Website and/or the Services.

2. Services

 2.1 DnHouston.com’s Services include the provision of an online forum (“Forum”) that provides the opportunity to connect with other Domain Industry domainers or domain investors. “Connect” can be defined as physical meetups between a group of individuals or virtual forums or discussions between a group of individuals.

 2.2 Users who register with the Website and agree to the Terms of Service (“Registered Users”) may submit a participate in  discussion which have been submitted to the Forum (“Discussion”) on the terms and conditions contained herein, and as may appear from time to time on the Website in connection with the Services. Registered Users may also participate in the meetups which have been submitted to the Forum (“Physical Meetups”) on the terms and conditions contained herein, and as may appear from time to time on the Website in connection with the Services.

 2.3 We do not guarantee a set number of scheduled discussions and/or meetups per month or year. We only schedule discussions and/or meetups when time permits

3. Registered Users and Accounts

3.1 In order to become a Registered User, you must submit all information required by us at the time or registration (“Registration Information”). Registration Information may include your name, company name, address, telephone number, and email address. At all times you must ensure that the Registration Information is complete and accurate.

 3.2 If you become a Registered User, we will provide you with a Website Account accessible with a User ID and Password.  You must ensure that your User ID and Password are kept confidential.  You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorized use of your Account or Password.  You are responsible for any activity on our Website arising out of any failure to keep your Password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.  You must not use any other person’s User ID or Password to access our Website unless you have that person’s express permission to do so.  We may disable your User ID and Password in our sole discretion without notice or explanation. Only one (1) Account is permitted per person.

4. Participating in Community Discussion & Meetups

4.1  Registered Users may participate in the online discussions with other registered users of DnHouston.com.

4.2  We may offer an electronic forum for discussion by Registered Users (the “Discussion Forum”). All Registered Users should be considerate of the expectations and sensitivities of other participants in the Discussion Forum. All Registered Users must comply with good Discussion Forum etiquette, including but not limited to refraining from any post or submission which:

a) contains expletives or language which could be deemed offensive or is likely to harass, bully, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;

b) is obscene, pornographic or otherwise may offend human dignity;

c) is abusive, insulting or threatening, or which promotes or encourages racism, sexism, hatred or bigotry;

d) incorporates the image or likeness of any individual without that individual’s express permission.

e) encourages any illegal activity including, without limitation, terrorism, inciting racial hatred or the submission of which in itself constitutes committing a criminal offence;

f) is defamatory;

g) solicits or relates to commercial activities (including, without limitation, sales, competitions and advertising, links to other websites or premium line telephone numbers) and which do not directly relate to a Listing.

h) involves the transmission of “junk” mail or “spam”;

i) contains any spy ware, adware, viruses, corrupt files, worm programmes or other malicious code designed to interrupt, damage or limit the functionality of or disrupt any software, hardware, telecommunications, networks, servers or other equipment, Trojan horse or any other material designed to damage, interfere with, wrongly intercept or expropriate any data or personal information whether from us or otherwise; or

j)  itself, or the posting of which, infringes any third party’s rights (including, without limitation, intellectual property rights and privacy rights).

4.3  We may, in our sole and unfettered discretion, ban any Registered User who violates the above Section 4.1, or otherwise breaches the Terms of Service.

4.4  All Submitted Post or Threads may be subject to discussion, commentary, critique, and valuation, and brandability rating by Registered Users. By submitting a post or thread you are acknowledging and agreeing that you and/or your post(s), including but not limited to blog posts, may be the subject of robust and vigorous discussion, that may include ridicule, disparagement, inaccurate valuation or rating, critique, and other commentary of a wide variety and nature by other Registered Users and by guests who participate in live meetups hosted by the website, and that neither Dot Powered LLC, its employees, shareholders, agents, members, and contractors, shall be responsible for any such communications made by in good faith in the course of engaging in or hosting live meetups or the discussion forum.

4.5  Registered Users may participate in the live “physical” meetups hosted byDnHouston.com.

4.6  We may offer an opportunity to physically meetup for discussion by Registered Users (the “Attendees”). All Attendees should be considerate of the expectations and sensitivities of other attendees at the meetup. All Attendees must comply with good meetup etiquette, including but not limited to refraining from any actions or speech which:

a) contains expletives or language which could be deemed offensive or is likely to harass, bully, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;

b) is obscene, pornographic or otherwise may offend human dignity;

c) is abusive, insulting or threatening, or which promotes or encourages racism, sexism, hatred or bigotry;

d) incorporates the image or likeness of any individual without that individual’s express permission.

e) encourages any illegal activity including, without limitation, terrorism, inciting racial hatred or the submission of which in itself constitutes committing a criminal offence;

f) is defamatory;

g) solicits or relates to commercial activities (including, without limitation, sales, competitions and advertising, or distributing information for competing entities or sponsors;

h) involves sharing of “False” or “Libelous” information against another;

i) engaging in any physical or violent altercations that result in harm or damages to another individual or another’s property; or

j)  attempting to deceive another attendee, an event organizer or venue owner of his/her responsibility for any bills, tabs, or invoices.

4.7  We may, in our sole and unfettered discretion, ban any Attendee who violates the above Section 4.1, or otherwise breaches the Terms of Service.

5.  Copyright and Trademark

The DnHouston.com Website, including all content and comments, is the exclusive property of Dot Powered LLC, and is protected copyright and trademark laws worldwide. DnHouston and our logo are trademarks belonging to us.  We give no permission for the use of these trademarks, and such use may constitute an infringement of our rights.  The other registered and unregistered trademarks or service marks on our Website are the property of their respective owners. Unless stated otherwise, we do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such we cannot grant any licence to exercise such rights.

By using the Website, you agree to comply with all copyright and trademark laws worldwide. You may not modify the content of the Website, or reproduce, display, distribute or otherwise use any of the material contained on the Website, in any way for public or commercial use unless expressly authorized in writing by Dot Powered, LLC,  to do so. You may not copy, imitate or use in any manner, any blog post, text, graphics, images, button icons, company name or logo contained on this website unless expressly authorized to by us.

6.  User Content

6.1  “User Content” means any and all information and content that a Registered User submits to, or uses with, the Website or Services, included but not limited to within the Discussion Forum and your own submitted blog posts and comments. You are solely responsible for your User Content. You assume all risks associated with use of your User Content, including any reliance on its accuracy, completeness or usefulness by others, or any disclosure of your User Content that makes you or any third party personally identifiable. Because you alone are responsible for your User Content (and not us), you may expose yourself to liability if, for example, your User Content violates the any third party rights. You are solely responsible for creating backup copies of your User Content if you desire.

 6.2  You hereby grant, and you represent and warrant, that you have the right to grant, to Dot Powered, LLC,  an irrevocable, nonexclusive, royalty-free and fully paid, worldwide license for all the duration of the intellectual property rights to reproduce, distribute, publicly display and perform, prepare derivative works of, incorporate into other works, and otherwise use your User Content, and to grant sublicenses of the foregoing, solely for the purposes of including your User Content in the Website and Services. You agree to irrevocably waive (and cause to be waived) any claims and assertions of any moral rights or attribution with respect to your User Content.

7.  Protection of the DnHouston.com Website

You may not use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website in any way. You may not upload, post or otherwise transmit any materials on the Website that would negatively impact the functioning of the Website, including but not limited to, computer viruses, Trojan horses, worms or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files or computer programs. You may not use any process or program to monitor, copy, summarize or otherwise extract information from the Website. Violations of system and network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Should we deem you to be in breach of this provision, we will terminate your access to your Account. We do not warrant that the Website will always be free of viruses or other harmful mechanisms.

8.  Privacy Policy

By using the Website and the Services, you agree to all provisions contained within the Privacy Policy which can be accessed on the Website. Notwithstanding any of the terms found within the Privacy Policy, we agree to not sell or share any of your data to any third party.   We will share your personal information to any law enforcement or government agency should we be required by law or requested to by any law enforcement agency.  We reserve the right to share generic (not specific) information about Registered Users and usage to any parties at our sole discretion.

 9.  NO WARRANTIES

YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND OF OUR SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND THAT THE WEBSITE AND OUR SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS”.  DOT POWERED, LLC, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, STATUTORY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. DOT POWERED, LLC, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT (I) THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR CONTENT OF THIS SITE, (II) THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED (THROUGH HYPERLINKS, BANNER ADVERTISING OR OTHERWISE) TO THE WEBSITE, AND/OR (III) THE SERVICES FOUND AT THE WEB SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED (THROUGH HYPERLINKS, BANNER ADVERTISING OR OTHERWISE) TO THE WEBSITE, AND WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE SAME.

IN ADDITION, YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE PROVIDED BY DOT POWERED, LLC, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ITS CALL CENTER OR CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES) WILL (I) CONSTITUTE LEGAL OR FINANCIAL ADVICE OR (II) CREATE A WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVICES FOUND AT THE WEBSITE, AND USERS SHOULD NOT RELY ON ANY SUCH INFORMATION OR ADVICE.

THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER OF REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, AND SHALL SURVIVE ANY TERMINATION OR EXPIRATION OF THIS AGREEMENT OR YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR THE SERVICES FOUND AT THIS SITE.

 10.  Limitations and exclusions of liability

 10.1  Nothing in the Terms of Service will: (a) limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; (b) limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; (c) limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or (d) exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.  If you are a consumer, any statutory rights that you have, that cannot be excluded or limited, will not be affected by these Terms of Service.

 10.2   The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in these Terms of Service (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the Terms of Service or in relation to the subject matter of the Terms of Service, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

10.3   To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free-of-charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

10.4  We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.]

10.5  We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.

10.6  We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

10.7  Our aggregate liability to you under the Terms of Service will not exceed the greater of: (a) USD $100.00 and (b) the total amount paid and payable by you to us under the Terms of Service.

10.8  You agree to the publication of comments, reviews, and/or feedback relating to you and/or your domain names, by others, on the Website. You acknowledge that such comments, reviews,  and/or feedback may be critical or defamatory or otherwise unlawful; and you agree that you will not hold us liable in respect of any such comments, reviews and/or feedback, irrespective of whether we are aware or ought to have been aware of such comments, reviews and/or feedback.

11.  Indemnity

You hereby indemnify us and undertake to keep us indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by us to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of our legal advisers) incurred or suffered by us arising out of any breach by you of any provision of the Terms of Service, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of the Terms of Service.

12.  Breaches of the Terms of Service

12.1  Without prejudice to our other rights under these Terms of Service, if you breach these Terms of Service in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these Terms of Service in any way, we may:

(a) send you one or more formal warnings;

(b) temporarily suspend your access to the Website;

(c) temporarily suspend your access to Meetup events;

(d) permanently prohibit you from accessing the Website;

(e) permanently prohibit you from accessing the Meetup events;

(f) block computers using your IP address from accessing the Website;

(g)  contact your internet services provider and request that they block your access to the Website;

(i) contact local or federal authorities and request they block your access to Meetup events or process charges against you;

(j) bring court proceedings against you for breach of contract or otherwise;

(k) delete and/or edit any or all of your blog post, comments, and User Content; and/or

(h) suspend and/or delete your Account with the Website.

12.2 Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our Website or Meetups or a part of our Website or Meetuos, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking (including without limitation creating and/or using a different Account or Identity).

13. Our Role

13.1 You acknowledge that:

a) we do not confirm the identity of Registered Users or verify the registration, or otherwise vet Registered Users

b) we do not check, audit or monitor the Discussion Forum;

c) we are not party to any sale a Domain Name;

d) we are not involved in any transaction between any Registered Users, Attendees or other parties in respect of any Domain Name that has been submitted or Listed on the Website, nor do we advertise any domain names for sale, save that we provide a master list of domains for sale to all of our meetup attendees for convenience only which may indirectly result in the advertisement, promotion, or sale by a Registered User or Attendee;

e) we are not the agents for any Registered User or Attendee;

f) any disagreement or complaint about a Registered User’s opinion and associated blog posts, or threads is between Registered Users and/or third parties;

and accordingly we will not be liable to any person, whether acting as a buyer or seller or otherwise, of any Domain Names. Furthermore we are not responsible for the enforcement of any contractual obligations arising out of a contract for the sale or purchase of any Domain Names and we will have no obligation to mediate between parties to any such contract.

 14. Discontinuation of Services

We reserve the right in our sole unfettered discretion, to discontinue our Website and/or Services at any time with or without notice. If you have paid for Meetup ticket and we discontinue the Services prior to the expiry of the applicable Event time, we will refund to you such portion of your payment as related to any period after the discontinuance of the Services. Save as provided in this Section, Registered Users or Attendees will not be entitled to any refund upon the discontinuance of our Services.

15. Modification of Terms of Service

We may revise the Terms of Service from time-to-time.  Revised Terms of Service will apply to the use of our Website and the Services from the date of the publication of the revised Terms of Service on our website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

16. Assignment
We may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these Terms of Service without notifying you or obtaining your consent. You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these Terms of Service.

17. Severability
If a provision of these Terms of Service is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

18. Entire agreement
These Terms of Service, together with our Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of the Website and the Services, and supersede any previous agreements in respect of your use of the Website and Services.

19. Law and jurisdiction
Any legal proceedings based hereon, or arising out of, under, or in connection with these Terms of Service, shall be brought and maintained exclusively in the courts of the Texas, at the City of Houston. The parties hereto hereby expressly and irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts the State of Texas for the purpose of any such legal proceedings as set forth above. The parties hereto hereby expressly and irrevocably waive, to the fullest extent permitted by law, any objection which they may now or hereafter have to the laying of venue of any such legal proceedings brought in any such court referred to above and any claim that any such legal proceeding has been brought in an inconvenient forum.

20. Modifications
These Terms of Service are effective from the Date of Use for a period of one (1) year. Thereafter, these Terms will automatically renew for successive additional one-year terms upon the anniversary of the Date of Use, unless either party notifies the other party in writing of its intent not to renew or abide by these Terms of Service at least thirty (30) days prior to the end of the then-current term. We reserve the right to change these Terms of Service at any time in our sole, unfettered discretion and pursuant to applicable law. Amended versions of this Agreement will be effective upon posting on our website, and when such changes are deemed to be material by us, email notice of such amended version will be sent to Internet Traffic Owner. Your continued use of the Services after the effective date of any such changes will constitute your acceptance of and agreement to such changes. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND TO ANY NEW TERMS, YOU MUST TERMINATE THESE TERMS OF SERVICE BY IMMEDIATELY CEASING USE OF THE SERVICES AND NOTIFYING US ACCORDINGLY. We agree to use commercially reasonable efforts to minimize unscheduled modification and maintenance interruptions. However, we reserve the right to modify or maintain the Services at any time, with or without notice to Internet Traffic Owner.

21. No Third Party Beneficiaries.
These Terms of Service are made solely for the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective successors and assigns, and no other person or entity shall have or acquire any right by virtue of these Terms of Service.

22. Waiver.
No failure or delay by us in exercising any right, power or privilege hereunder shall operate as a waiver thereof nor shall any single or partial exercise thereof preclude any other or further exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right, power or privilege. The rights and remedies herein provided shall be cumulative and not exclusive of any rights or remedies provided by law.

23.  Notice.
Any notice, communication or statement relating to these Terms of Service shall be in writing and deemed effective: (i) upon delivery when delivered in person; (ii) upon transmission when delivered by verified facsimile or other confirmed electronic transmission; (iii) when delivered by certified mail, postage prepaid, return receipt requested or by nationally-recognized overnight courier service (including but not limited to Federal Express) to the address of the respective party as recorded herein in the case of us, and as submitted by you in the Registration Information when registering for the Website; (iv) in the event of non-material changes to this Agreement, notice shall be deemed effective upon posting at our Website; (v) and in the event of material changes to this Agreement, notice shall be effective upon the sending of an email to your recorded email address as set out in the Registration Information. Copies of all notices to shall be sent to Dot Powered, LLC at:

Dot Powered, LLC
PO Box 1981,
Montgomery TX, 773556

24. Survival.
All obligations herein which expressly or by their nature are to continue after termination, cancellation, or expiration of these Terms of Service shall survive and remain in effect after such happening.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy discloses Dot Powered, LLC’s practices and policies regarding the gathering and dissemination of personal information (the “Privacy Policy”) through the Web site, DnHouston.com (the “Website”). This Privacy Policy should be read in conjunction with our Terms of Service (“Terms of Service”) which you can access by above, and the Terms of Service shall govern where any inconsistency exists between this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service. This Privacy Policy does not apply to sites, products, or services that are not owned or operated by us, or to information we may receive from other sources. We may change or update this Privacy Policy from time to time. Any changed or revised Privacy Policy shall be effective immediately after it is posted on this Web Site. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, you must discontinue using this Website.

Information gathered by This Website

When you visit this Website, we may collect the following types of information: personally identifiable information you knowingly provide, information we collect automatically, and non-personally identifiable information you knowingly provide.

We may collect personally identifiable information that you knowingly provide to us. For example, we may ask you to provide personally identifiable contact information (such as name, address, e-mail address and telephone number). In some cases (for example, if you register with us (or sign-in on this Website), we may also ask you to provide other information such as a personal ID, password, and a security question and answer.

In addition, as you (and other users) browse this Website, our web servers may automatically collect certain information about such visits (usually through the use of cookies, javascript tags, clear .gif files (also known as “web beacons”), and the analysis of http headers), such as the user’s IP address, the user’s geographic location, the user’s domain name, the user’s browser type, the user’s user agent, how many users visit this Website, which pages the user visits and for how long, the date and time the user accesses this Website, the Internet address of the site from which the user directly linked to this Website and the links on this Website on which the user clicks. In addition, we may collect certain search parameters relating to searches conducted by the user which are not entered by the user.

To improve the services we can offer you, we may decide to expand this Web Site’s capabilities for obtaining information about users in the future. We will update this Privacy Policy as our practices change to ensure that you are aware of developments in this area.

If we collect such information, we may use it for a number of purposes, including:

  • To establish and maintain a commercial relationship with you and to provide you with products and services. Account information may be retained by us to enable our website to identify you, to allow you to set up and access your account (if applicable) and to change your account information and/or services. This information is used only for these purposes and is only retained in transaction records required for internal management and auditing purposes, unless you are informed otherwise or you provide your consent or we are required to disclose same pursuant to a court order or other legal process.
  • To understand your needs and preferences. We may maintain a record of the services you receive from us (if applicable), and we may ask you for additional information so that we can serve you better.
  • To provide you with information you have requested, and to keep you informed with respect to ongoing changes to our website.Your email address may be used to send you any newsletters and mailings if you have requested us to do so. You can withdraw your consent for such mailings at any time by contacting us as set out in such communications.
  • To develop, enhance or provide new services. We may from time to time conduct surveys and research, requesting input from our visitors to help us improve our website, products and services in an effort to serve you better. Your participation in such surveys is voluntary, and in some cases you may have the option to participate anonymously. However, your name, address, email and telephone number may be required to take advantage of bonuses or other benefits which are available to survey participants, in which case your contact information will only be used for notification and fulfillment purposes.
  • To manage and administer our business. The nature of the Internet is such that it passively and automatically collects certain information about a user’s traffic patterns, which may be linked to their Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. These are unique Internet “addresses” assigned to all Web users by their Internet Service Providers (ISP). Server logs record statistical information, such as visitors’ IP addresses, type of operating systems, time and duration of visit, web pages requested, and identify visitors by categories such as domains and browser types. These statistics are only used on an aggregate basis and will not contain any information that could identify you personally.
  • To meet legal, regulatory, security and processing requirements (such as in response to a court order), and otherwise as permitted or required by law. We may also use this personal information to contact you regarding any such legal, regulatory, security, or processing requirements, and may be required to disclose this information pursuant to our Terms of Service.

If we intend to use personal information for purposes not identified to you or as set out above, these other purposes will be described to you at the time of collection or before using the information. We will not use your information or otherwise disclose it for any other purpose without your consent.

Cookies

Users also should be aware that non-personal information and data may be automatically collected through the standard operation of our Internet servers or through the use of “cookies”. Cookies are small text files containing a unique identification number that identifies your browser – but not you – to our servers each time you visit our website. Cookies are not pervasive or invasive programs that enter a user’s system and damage files. They simply tell us which pages of our website are visited and by how many visitors. Cookies cannot, by themselves, disclose the individual identity of any site user, and we never combine information gathered by a cookie with personally identifiable information like your name, telephone number or email address, without your consent.

You should be aware that we cannot control the use of cookies or the resulting information by advertisers’ or third parties’ web sites that you may visit as a result of clicking on a link from our Website. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the user to deny or accept the cookie feature.

Third Parties’ Access to Information

We not in the business of selling visitor information to others. Our visitor information is not available for sale to any outside entity. We may contract with third parties to fulfill certain functions on our behalf, such as providing marketing assistance, analyzing data, preparing and maintaining site content, and providing customer service. These agents may have access to visitor information only as required in order to help them perform their functions on our behalf, but they are not allowed to use that information for any other purpose and must keep such information confidential.

Visitor and Website related information is a valuable business asset. If for any reason we transfer or divests ourselves of business assets, our visitor information will be transferred as one of those business assets.

External Links

Our Website may contain links or references to other web sites to which this Privacy Policy does not apply. These sites are not owned or controlled us and we not responsible for the collection, use and disclosure of personal information or the privacy practices of other organizations or other web sites to which our site may refer visitors or provide links for. When submitting personal information on such other websites, we encourage you to read the privacy policy of those sites.

Opt-in and Opt-Out Option

We may offer you the opportunity of opting in to receive email communications from us. Upon request, we will allow any user to “opt out” of further email and/or promotional contacts at any time. Also, upon a user’s request, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to functionally delete the user and his or her personal information from our database; however, it may be impossible to delete a user’s entry without some residual information because of backups and records of deletions.

Your Consent

Consent to the collection, use and disclosure of personal information may be given in various ways. Consent can be express (e.g., orally, electronically or on a form you may sign describing the intended uses and disclosures of personal information) or implied (e.g., when you provide information necessary for a service you have requested, or in some circumstances where notice has been provided to you about our intentions with respect to your personal information and you have not withdrawn your consent for an identified purpose, such as by using an “opt out” option provided). Consent may be given by your authorized representative (such as a legal guardian or a person having a power of attorney). Generally, by providing us with personal information, we will assume that you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of such information for the purposes identified or described in this privacy policy, if applicable, or as otherwise described at the time of collection. You may withdraw your consent to our collection, use and disclosure of personal information at any time, subject to contractual and legal restrictions and reasonable notice, however, please note that if you withdraw your consent to certain uses of your personal information, we may no longer be able to provide certain of our products or services.

We do not collect, use or disclose your personal information other than as described in this Privacy Policy without your consent, unless permitted or required by law. We may be required or permitted under statute or regulation to collect, use or disclose personal information without your consent, for example in response to a court order or subpoena, to comply with local or federal regulations, or to collect a debt owed to us.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy, or if you would like to review your personal information, you can contact us by email at info(at)dnhouston.com, or you can write us at the following address:

 

Dot Powered, LLC
PO Box 1981
Montgomery, TX 77356

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