Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy GEOPALZ, LLC (“GEOPALZ”) provides this Privacy Policy explaining GEOPALZ online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used from GEOPALZ website located at http://www.geopalz.com/ at http://www.ibitz.com/ 

By submitting Personal Information (defined below) through our Site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you expressly consent to the processing of your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

If you are under the age of 18, or your child under the age of 18 is using this Site, please review our Chidren's Privacy Policy https://www.geopalz.com/childrens-privacy-policy/ This Privacy Policy applies to all users of the Site who are age 18 or older.

Your Personal Information 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 Information may be less stringent than the laws in your country.

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
“Personal Information” means data that allows someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, as well as any other non-public information about you that is associated with or linked to any of the foregoing data.

We collect and use Personal Information from you on our Site in the following ways:

  • When your child creates an account, we will collect your email address.
  • On some pages, you can order our Product (as defined in the Terms of Use). When you order a Product on our Site, we will collect all information necessary to complete the transaction, which may include your first and last name, address, phone, email, shipping information, and credit card information.
  • If you provide us feedback or contact us via e-mail, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the e-mail, in order to send you a reply.
  • On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you want to forward an email to your friend, you will need to submit the recipient's email address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected may be: you and your friend’s name, address, phone number, and email address.
  • To make our Site more useful to you, our servers (which may be hosted by a third party service provider) may collect Personal Information from you, including your browser type, operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet, which may vary from session to session), domain name, and/or a date/time stamp for your visit. We may also use Cookies (as defined below) and navigational data like Uniform Resource Locators (URL) to gather information regarding the date and time of your visit and the solutions and information for which you searched and which you viewed. Like most Internet services, we may automatically gather this Personal Information and store it in log files each time you visit our Site or access your account on our network. “Cookies” are small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing a web site. We may use both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on our Site. Persistent Cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions. If you choose to disable Cookies, some areas of our Site may not work properly.

THE WAY WE USE AND DISCLOSE INFORMATION:

  • We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order. We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to ship the Product and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.
  • We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
  • We use information to provide improved administration and quality of experience on this Site and to improve our Products and services.
  • We communicate with you service-related announcements (e.g., notices of any updates to our Site, Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, or Children’s Privacy Policy) when we believe it is necessary to do so. You may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature.
  • We will periodically communicate with you information that directly promotes the use of our Site or the purchase of our Products and services. When you receive these communications from us, you will have the opportunity to “opt-out” by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the communication or by contacting us directly (please see contact information below).
  • We may create anonymous information records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as your name) that make the data personally identifiable to you. We use this anonymous information to analyze request and usage patterns so that we may enhance the content of our Site, Products, and services. GEOPALZ reserves the right to use and disclose anonymous information to third parties in its discretion.
  • Although we currently do not have a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under a common control (collectively, “Affiliates”), we may in the future. We may share some or all of your Personal Information with these Affiliates, in which case we will require our Affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy. If another company acquires GEOPALZ or our assets, that company will possess the Personal Information collected by it and us and will assume the rights and obligations regarding your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy.
  • We may share your Personal Information with third party service providers to provide you with this Site, Products and services; to conduct quality assurance testing; to facilitate creation of accounts; to provide technical support; or to provide specific services. These third party service providers are required not to use your Personal Information other than to provide the services requested by GEOPALZ. You expressly consent to the sharing of your Personal Information with our contractors and other service providers for the sole purpose of providing services to you.
  • Regardless of any choices your make regarding your Personal Information, GEOPALZ may disclose such Personal Information if it believes in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on GEOPALZ; or (b) protect or defend the rights or property of GEOPALZ or users of this Site.
  • Finally, we never use or share the Personal Information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

OUR COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY
GEOPALZ is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Despite these measures, you should know that GEOPALZ cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information and mistakes may happen.

HOW YOU CAN ACCESS OR CORRECT YOUR INFORMATION
You can access all your Personal Information that we collect online and maintain by viewing your profile under the 'Edit Account' tab. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections. You may request deletion of your Personal Information by us. When we delete any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but remain in our archives.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES AND PUBLIC AREAS
Our provision of a link to any other website, is for your convenience and does not signify our endorsement of such other website or its contents. When you click on such a link, you will leave our site and go to another website. During this process, another entity may collect Personal Information or anonymous information from you. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for, these outside websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of this Privacy Policy do not apply to these outside websites or content, or to any collection of data after you click on links to such outside websites.

CHANGES IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY
This Privacy Policy is a living document. As part of the Terms of Use, this Privacy Policy is subject to occasional amendment, in accordance with the terms of the Terms of Use.

HOW TO CONTACT US
GEOPALZ, LLC owns and operates this Site and is the company that wishes to collect Personal Information from you on this Site. GEOPALZ welcomes comments or questions regarding this Privacy Policy. Please e-mail us at info@GEOPALZ.com or contact us at the following address or phone number:

GEOPALZ, LLC
PO Box 1170
Boulder, CO 80306
Phone: 877-546-4803
This Privacy Policy was last updated 11/30/12

Terms of Use

GEOPALZ, LLC ("GEOPALZ") provides this website to you subject to the following Terms of Use. If you visit or purchase products at GEOPALZ.com OR IBITZ.com (this “Site”), you accept these Terms of Use. Please read them carefully.

COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, OWNERSHIP INFORMATION
Copyright © 2010, GEOPALZ, LLC. All rights reserved. All content included on this Site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software used on this Site (other than your User Consent) (collectively “Site Content”), is the property of GEOPALZ or its suppliers, and is protected by United States and international copyright laws.

All trademarks, logos and service marks (“Marks”) displayed on this Site, including IBITZ, IBITZ LOGO, GEOPALZ, WALK TO WIN, GEOPALZ LOGO, are GEOPALZ’s property or the property of other third parties. You are not permitted to use these Marks without our prior written consent or the consent of such third party.

All the intellectual property rights, including copyrights, patents, trade marks, and trade secrets, in the Site (other than User Content) are owned by GEOPALZ or its suppliers. GEOPALZ and its suppliers reserve all rights not granted in these Terms of Use.

PRIVACY POLICY
Please click here to view our complete standard Privacy Policy. Click here to view our Children’s Privacy Policy. The terms of the standard Privacy Policy and Children’s Privacy Policy are incorporated into, and considered a part of, these Terms of Use.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS
Subject to these Terms of Use, GEOPALZ grants you a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive license to access and make personal use of this Site, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it. This Site or any portion of this Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of GEOPALZ. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any Mark or other proprietary information (including Site Content, page layout, or form) of GEOPALZ without express written consent of GEOPALZ. Any unauthorized use automatically terminates the permission or license granted by GEOPALZ. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of the Site, as long as the link does not portray GEOPALZ, or its products or services, in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Mark as part of the link without express written permission of GEOPALZ.

GEOPALZ reserves the right, at any time, to modify, suspend, or discontinue this Site or any part thereof with or without notice. You agree that GEOPALZ will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of this Site or any part thereof. Any future release, update, or other addition to functionality of this Site shall be subject to these Terms of Use.

YOUR ACCOUNT
If you have a Site account, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. GEOPALZ reserves the right to refuse service and/or suspend or terminate accounts in its sole discretion. Upon termination of your account, your right to access and use this Site will terminate immediately. You understand that any termination of your account involves deletion of your User Content associated therewith from our live databases and we will not have any liability for such termination or deletion.

PURCHASES
All products listed on this Site (“Products”), their description, and their prices are each subject to change. GEOPALZ reserves the right, at any time, to modify, suspend, or discontinue the sale of any Product, without notice or liability to you.

For each Product you order on this Site, you agree to pay the price applicable for the Product as of the time your submitted your order, the delivery fees for the delivery service you select, and any applicable Taxes (defined below). GEOPALZ will automatically bill your credit card submitted as part of the order process for such amounts and you hereby authorize us to do so. You will be solely responsible for payment of all taxes (other than taxes based on GEOPALZ’s income), fees, duties, and other governmental charges, and any related penalties and interest, arising from the Product purchase (“Taxes”) not withheld by GEOPALZ.

We reserve the right at any time after receipt of your order to accept or decline or cancel your order (in whole or in part) for any reason. If we cancel all or a part of your order, your sole and exclusive remedy is either that (a) we will issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount charged for the cancelled portion (if your credit card has already been charged for the order) or (b) we will not charge your credit card for the cancelled portion of the order.

Please refer to www.geopalz.com or www.ibitz.com for additional information about Product orders.

USER CONTENT
“User Content” of a user of this Site means any and all information and content that such user uses with this Site (e.g., a picture for a group). You are solely responsible for your User Content and you assume all risk associated with your User Content. By using your User Content with this Site, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to GEOPALZ an irrevocable, nonexclusive, royalty-free and fully paid, worldwide license to reproduce, distribute, publicly display and perform, prepare derivative works of, incorporate into other works, and otherwise use your User Content, and to grant sub-licenses of the foregoing, solely for the purposes of including your User Content in this Site.

You agree that your User Content will not (a) violate any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right, (b) be harmful to minors in anyway, or (c) be obscene, offensive, pornographic, unlawful, or otherwise objectionable.

We reserve the right in our sole discretion to (but have no obligation to) (a) review any and all User Content, (b) remove any and all User Content, and/or (c) if you violate these Terms of Use or create liability for us or any other person, take appropriate action against you, including terminating your account and/or reporting you to law enforcement authorities.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
THIS SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, MARKS, PRODUCTS, AND THE SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED BY GEOPALZ ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS AND YOU USE THE FOREGOING AT YOUR SOLE RISK. GEOPALZ MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THIS SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, MARKS, PRODUCTS, AND/OR THE SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, GEOPALZ DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. GEOPALZ DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, MARKS, PRODUCTS, THE SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE, ASSOCIATED SERVERS, AND/OR E-MAILS SENT FROM GEOPALZ ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL GEOPALZ OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFIT, OR LOST DATA, ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, MARKS, PRODUCTS, AND/OR THE SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE.

IN NO EVENT WILL GEOPALZ’S OR ITS SUPPLIERS’ LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT, THIS SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, MARKS, PRODUCTS, AND/OR THE SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE (FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION) EXCEED FIFTY US DOLLARS ($50).

ADDITIONAL RIGHTS
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

THIRD PARTY SITES
This Site may contain links to, or advertisements for, third party websites (collectively, “Third Party Sites”). Such Third Party Sites are not under the control of GEOPALZ and GEOPALZ is not responsible for any Third Party Sites. GEOPALZ provides these Third Party Sites only as a convenience and does not review, approve, monitor, endorse, warrant, or make any representations with respect to Third Party Sites. You use all Third Party Sites at your own risk. When you link to a Third Party Site, the applicable service provider’s terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices govern. You should make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any transaction with any third party.

COPYRIGHT POLICY
GEOPALZ respects the intellectual property of others and asks that users of our services do the same. In connection with our services, we have adopted and implemented a policy respecting copyright law that provides for the removal of any infringing materials and for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of users of our online services who are repeat infringers of intellectual property rights, including copyrights. If you believe that one of our users is, through the use of our services, unlawfully infringing the copyright(s) in a work, and wish to have the allegedly infringing material removed, the following information in the form of a written notification (pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)) must be provided to our designated Copyright Agent

  1. your physical or electronic signature;
  2. identification of the copyrighted work(s) that you claim to have been infringed;
  3. identification of the material on our services that you claim is infringing and that you request us to remove;
  4. sufficient information to permit us to locate such material;
  5. your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  6. a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the objectionable material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or under the law; and
  7. a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are either the owner of the copyright that has allegedly been infringed or that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

Please note that, pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512(f), any misrepresentation of material fact (falsities) in a written notification automatically subjects the complaining party to liability for any damages, costs and attorney’s fees incurred by us in connection with the written notification and allegation of copyright infringement.

The designated Copyright Agent for GEOPALZ is:

NEUGEBOREN O'DOWD PC
1227 Spruce Street, Suite 200
Boulder, CO 80302
720-536-4901 (direct)
720-536-4910 (fax)

APPLICABLE LAW
By visiting geopalz.com and ibitz.com, you agree that the laws of the state of Colorado, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and GEOPALZ.

DISPUTES
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to this Site, or to products or services sold or distributed by GEOPALZ or through this Site shall be adjudicated in any state or federal court in Boulder County, Colorado, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may seek injunctive or other equitable relief to protect its intellectual property rights in any court of competent jurisdiction.

MODIFICATION
We reserve the right to make changes to these Terms of Use at any time. If we make any substantial changes, we may notify you by sending you an e-mail to the last e-mail address you provided to us (if any) and/or by prominently posting notice of the changes on this Site. Any material changes to this agreement will be effective upon the earlier of thirty (30) calendar days following our dispatch of an e-mail notice to you (if applicable) or thirty (30) calendar days following our posting of notice of the changes on this Site. These changes will be effective immediately for new users of this Site. Continued use of this Site following notice of such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.

GENERAL TERMS
If any of these terms are held to be invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining terms. The term including means including without limitation. GeoPalz reserves the right to terminate this Site at any time without notice to users. These Terms of Use (which includes the standard Privacy Policy, Children’s Privacy Policy, and any other rules posted on this Site) constitutes the entire agreement between you and us regarding the use of this Site.

OUR MAILING ADDRESS
Geopalz, LLC
PO Box 1170
Boulder, CO 80306-1170

OUR WAREHOUSE ADDRESS
GeoPalz, LLC
1301 Yellow Pine Ave
Boulder, CO 80304

OUR CONTACT INFORMATION
Main number: 877-546-4803
Fax number: 877-546-4804
General email: info@geopalz.com