Last modified: March 10, 2015
collect, use, and share personal information to help the ADLOT
work and to keep it safe. In formal terms, ADLOT, acting itself and through its
subsidiaries, is the 'data controller' of your personal information.
Information posted on ADLOT is obviously publicly available. Our servers are
located in Singapore, Hong Kong, India and the United States. The laws on
holding personal data in the United States may be less stringent than the laws
applicable to Singapore, Hong Kong and India, but ADLOT will hold and
transmit your information in a safe, confidential and secure environment. If you
choose to provide us with personal information, you are consenting to the
transfer and storage of that information on our servers in Singapore, Hong Kong,
India and the United States. We collect and store the following personal information:
- email address, physical contact information, and (depending on the service used)
sometimes financial information;
- computer sign-on data, statistics on page views, traffic to and from
ADLOT and ad data (all through cookies you can take steps to disable the
cookies on your browser although this is likely to affect your ability to use
- other information, including users IP address and standard web log information.
We use users' personal information to:
- provide our services;
- resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems;
- encourage safe trading and enforce our policies;
- customize users' experience, measure interest in our services, and inform users
about services and updates;
- communicate marketing and promotional offers to you;
- do other things for users as described when we collect the information.
We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their
marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may disclose personal
information to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to
claims that a posting or other content violates others right 's, or protect
anyone 's rights, property, or safety (for example, if you submit false contact
details or impersonate another person, we may pass your personal information to
any aggrieved third party, their agent or to any law enforcement agency).
We or our service providers may place "cookies" (a "cookie" is a small files
placed on the hard drive of your computer) and 'web beacons' (a 'web beacon' is
an electronic image, called a single-pixel or clear GIF placed in the web page
code) on your computer when you visit portions of ADLOT. Most
cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted from
your hard drive at the end of a session, for example, when you close your
browser. We may use permanent or session cookies to help analyse our web page
flow; customise our services, content and advertising; measure promotional
effectiveness, and promote trust and safety. You can block our cookies by
changing the settings on your browser.
You may encounter cookies from third parties on certain pages of the site that
we do not control. We use third-party ad-serving technologies, to serve ads, and
they may place cookies on your computer. We do not allow these third parties to
Using Information from ADLOT
You may use personal information gathered from ADLOT only to follow
up with another user about a specific posting, not to send spam or collect
personal information from someone who hasn't agreed to that.
Communications and email tools
You agree to receive marketing communications from us unless you tell us that
you prefer not to receive such communications. If you don't wish to receive
marketing communications from us, simply indicate your preference by following
the directions provided with the communication.
You may not use our site or communication tools to harvest addresses, send spam
scan and manually filter messages sent via our communication tools for malicious
activity or prohibited content, but we do not permanently store such messages.
If you use our tools to send content to a friend, we do not permanently store
your friends addresses or use or disclose them for marketing purposes. To
report spam from other users, please contact us.
Access, Modification, and Deletion
You can see, modify or erase your personal information by reviewing your posting
or account status page. Contact us to review any personal information we
store that is not available on ADLOT. There may be a charge
associated with such requests but these will not exceed the amounts permitted by
law. We delete personal information when we no longer need it for the purposes
we described earlier. We retain personal information as permitted by law to
resolve disputes, enforce our policies; and prevent bad guys from coming back.
We use many tools to protect your personal information against unauthorized
access and disclosure, but as you probably know, nothing's perfect, so we make
provide a more prominent notice (including, for certain services, email