The Website and its Content is owned by Milkin' Cookie (“Company”, “we”, or “us”).The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our Website.
SUBMISSION, STORAGE AND SHARING OF PERSONAL DATA
To use our Website or its Content, we may seek personal data including your name, e-mail address, street address, city, state, billing information, or other personally identifying information (“Confidential Information”), or you may offer or provide a comment, photo, image, video or any other submission to us when visiting or interacting with our Website and its Content (“Other Information”). By providing such Confidential Information or Other Information to us, you grant us permission to use and store such information.
Your Confidential Information is stored through by us internally or through a data management system. Your Confidential Information will only be accessed by those who help to obtain, manage or store that Information, or who have a legitimate need to know such Confidential Information.
There may be an occasion where we may ask for demographic information such as gender or age, but if you choose not to provide such data and information, you may still use the Website and its Content, but you may not be able to use those services where demographic information may be required.
VIEWING BY OTHERS
Note that whenever you voluntarily make your Confidential Information or Other Information available for viewing by others online through this Website or its Content, it may be seen, collected and used by others, and therefore, we cannot be responsible for any unauthorized or improper use of the Confidential Information or Other Information that you voluntarily share.
To use certain features of the Website or its Content, you may need a username and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password, and you are responsible for all activities, whether by you or by others, that occur under your username or password and within your account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized or improper use of your username or password or any other breach of security. To help protect against unauthorized or improper use, make sure that you log out at the end of each session requiring your username and password.
It is your responsibility to protect your own username and password from disclosure to others. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to protect your username, password or account information. If you share your username or password with others, they may be able to obtain access to your personal information at your own risk.
By using our Website and its Content you agree to enter true and accurate information on the Website and its Content. If you enter a bogus email address we have the right to immediately inactivate your account.
We will use our best efforts to keep your username and password(s) private and will not otherwise share your password(s) without your consent, except as necessary when the law requires it or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary, particularly when disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to others or interfering with our rights or property.
You may unsubscribe to our e-newsletters or updates at any time through the unsubscribe link at the footer of all e-mail communications.
We manage e-mail lists through a list management system. Unsubscribing from one list managed by us will not necessarily remove you from all publication email lists. If you have questions or are experiencing problems unsubscribing, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have a no spam policy and provide you with the ability to opt-out of our communications by selecting the unsubscribe link at the footer of all e-mails. We have taken the necessary steps to ensure that we are compliant with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 by never sending out misleading information. We will not sell, rent or share your email address.
CHILDREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT COMPLIANCE
We do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age in compliance with COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), and our Website and its Content is directed to individuals who are at least 13 years old or older.
ANONYMOUS DATA COLLECTION AND USE
To maintain our Website’s high quality, we may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Website by identifying which areas of the Website are most heavily used, and to display content according to your preferences. Your IP address is the number assigned to computers connected to the Internet. This is essentially "traffic data" which cannot personally identify you, but is helpful to us for marketing purposes and for improving our services. Traffic data collection does not follow a user’s activities on any other Websites in any way. Anonymous traffic data may also be shared with business partners and advertisers on an aggregate basis.
USE OF "COOKIES"
We may use the standard "cookies" feature of major web browsers. We do not set any personally identifiable information in cookies, nor do we employ any data-capture mechanisms on our Website other than cookies. You may choose to disable cookies through your own web browser’s settings. However, disabling this function may diminish your experience on the Website and some features may not work as intended. We have no access to or control over any information collected by other individuals, companies or entities whose website or materials may be linked to our Website or its Content.
PRIVACY POLICIES OF OTHER WEBSITES
We have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of any other individual, company or entity whose website or materials may be linked to our Website or its Content, and thus we cannot be held liable for the privacy of the information on their website or that you voluntarily share with their website. Please review their privacy policies for guidelines as to how they respectively store, use and protect the privacy of your Confidential Information and Other Information.
ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS
NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES
UPLOADING, POSTING AND SUBMITTING CONTENT
You, the user of The Site, agree that any content uploaded, posted, emailed, or transmitted is non-confidential and that Milkin' Cookie shall have a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive license to use any such content (“The Content”) in connection with The Site and our business (and any successors or assigns), including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of The Content (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each User a non-exclusive license to access your Content through the Site.
By using this site, user understands that all content posted by users, publicly or privately, is the sole responsibility of the user from which the content originated, therefore, you as the user are solely responsible for all content that is uploaded, posted, emailed, transmitted.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
You agree and understand that in no event will Milkin' Cookie be liable, either directly or indirectly, for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, due to business interruption, use, data or other intangible losses) resulting from the use of or inability to use the materials on The Site. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, the stated limitations may not apply to you specifically.
Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Service.
User agrees to indemnify and hold us, our parents, friends, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of User’s use of the Site, the violation of these Terms of Service by User, or the infringement by User, or any other user of User’s account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.
DISCLAIMER & WARRANTY
Milkin' Cookie does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on The Site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.
Your use of The Site is at your own risk. We disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. We make no warranty that The Site will meet your requirements, that the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, error-free, accurate, or that the products, services, and information that you purchase or obtain through The Site will meet your expectations.
Any material downloaded, accessed, viewed or otherwise obtained through the use of The Site is done at your own discretion and risk. You agree that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from downloading any material.
No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from MilkinCookie.com or through The Site shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the Terms Of Service.
REVISIONS AND ERRATA
The materials appearing on The Site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Milkin' Cookie does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Milkin' Cookie may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Milkin' Cookie does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.
COPYRIGHT & TRADEMARKS
All materials on The Site (including, without limitation to, the logo, articles, images, and other files) are proprietary and copyrighted property of The Site. Use of the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial), or the removal and/or transfer of materials to another person or website is strictly prohibited unless you have received specific written consent from the founder of MilkinCookie.com.
Similarly, the name, Milkin' Cookie is trademarked and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission. In addition, all other content such as graphics, images, and service marks may not be used without prior written consent from The Site.
LINKS AND SITE LINKING
Milkin' Cookie has not reviewed all of the sites linked to The Site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Milkin' Cookie of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.
You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to The Site provided such link does not portray Milkin' Cookie or any of its services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner. This limited right may be revoked at any time. We may provide links to web pages and content of third parties (“Third Party Content”) as a service to those interested in this information. We do not monitor, nor do we have any control over, any Third Party Content. We do not endorse or adopt any Third Party Content and make no guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. We make no representations or warranties of any kind regarding such Third Party Content, or any information contained therein, and undertake no responsibility to update or review any Third Party Content. When leaving The Site, you should be aware that these Terms of Service no longer govern, and, therefore, you should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of that particular site. Users use these links and Third Party Content contained therein at their own risk.
TERMINATION OF SITE USE
Milkin' Cookie reserves the right to terminate your access to the site or your registration in the event that you breach the Terms Of Service or any additional policies (comments, privacy, submission).
GIVEAWAYS AND CONTESTS
To participate in a website giveaway, visit the giveaway section of the website to learn more about the details of the specific giveaway. Enter the giveaway based on the presented instructions, which might change with each giveaway program. No purchase necessary. Entries using macro, robotic, script or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Winner(s) will be selected within approximately two (2) weeks of the end of the giveaway contest as stated on the giveaway page in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the giveaway contest. Drawing will be conducted by Milkin' Cookie whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received for the giveaway. The winner(s) will be announced on the Milkin' Cookie website, social media, newsletter, email or by another noted method determined by Milkin' Cookie.
Entrants consent to having their name published publicly on any of Milkin' Cookie’s platforms. Prizes will be mailed to the address associated with the entrant’s account at the time of entry. Allow six to eight weeks for delivery. No returns, exchanges, or substitutions. No cash value. Each prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied outside of manufacturer’s limited warranty. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsors and their agencies to use winner’s name and/or likeness, biographical material and/or entry (including an altered form of the entry) for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation unless prohibited by law. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold Sponsors, their advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Contest or acceptance or use of the prize. Milkin' Cookie will not pay for giveaway travel expenses unless otherwise noted. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsors, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Contest. Void where prohibited. Sponsored by Milkin' Cookie.
ADVERTISING & AFFILIATE DISCLOSURE
Milkin' Cookie will occasionally accept forms of cash or other forms of compensation for blog posts, social media promotion or other extensions of the Milkin' Cookie brand. We adhere to a strict policy of only working with brands that we personally trust and believe in, and any opinions are strictly our own. The compensation received could influence the advertising content or topics. Any time we work with a paid advertiser, we will call out the sponsorship opportunity acknowledging that the post is in partnership with a brand.
This site will use select affiliate links, which means a commission is earned if you make a purchase via the link. The price you pay will be the same whether you use the affiliate link or go directly to the vendor’s website using a non-affiliate link.