The most significant advantage of using WeGotPlayers.com is the ability to build and express your own player’s identity through your own sports resume profile so you can play at the next level. The information you provide may also be shared with other select organizations that are working with our website so we can better meet your needs.
We understand the concerns that you may have about your privacy and we respect your right to protect your personal information while online. However, our Service is designed to allow members (players and recruiters of all levels) to post photos, upload videos and information about themselves for public viewing. Therefore, by submitting your video(s) and/or any personal information, you thereby waive any privacy expectations you have with respect to our use of your likeness or personal information provided to us. If you do not wish to have your video(s) or information about yourself viewed by or disclosed to others, PLEASE CHANGE YOUR PRIVACY PROFILE SEETINGS ACCORDINGLY. If you don’t want your information to be viewed at all then please don’t use our service as we always try to help players promote themselves more effectively.
We may collect certain other personal information from you that we do not post on our Website. However, we reserve the right to transfer such information without your consent to prevent an emergency, to protect or enforce our rights, to protect or enforce the rights of a third party or in response to a court order or subpoena as otherwise required or permitted by law. In addition, we provide this personal information to third-party service providers who help us maintain our Service and deliver information and services to you and other users of our Service.
WeGotPlayers does not share or sell your information to commercial marketers offering to sell you non-education-related products and services unless you choose to opt-in to these service by responding to an advertisement on the WEGOTPLAYERS website.
Your personal information or financial information may be passed on to a third party in the event of a transfer of ownership or assets, or a bankruptcy. We may also disclose personal information or financial information when we determine that such disclosure is necessary to comply with applicable law, to cooperate with law enforcement or to protect the interests or safety of WeGotPlayers or other visitors to the Site. We also may disclose your personal information or financial information to our subsidiary and parent companies and businesses, and other affiliated legal entities and businesses with who we are under common corporate control. Whenever personal information or financial information is disclosed under this paragraph, we may also disclose your demographic information along with it, on a non-anonymous basis.
Like most e-commerce Websites, each time you visit our Website, we automatically collect your IP address and the web page from which you came. In order to administer and optimize the Website for you and to diagnose problems with our Website, we use your IP address to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information about you.
In order to operate the website and to provide you with information about products or services that may be of interest to you, we may collect “personal information” (i.e. information that could be used to contact you directly (without using the Site) such as full name, postal address, fax, phone number or email address), “financial information” (i.e. credit card numbers or passwords) or “demographic information” (i.e. information that you submit, or that we collect, that is neither personal information nor financial information; this may include, but is not limited to, zip code, postal code, hometown, gender, email, age/birth date, athletic statistics, etc). The demographic information is consisted of information you may enter such as your GPA, SAT and ACT. The demographic information may be posted publicly on the Site without the member’s approval.
We may review all demographic information. We may use public information to enable other members to find your profile, to determine whether a recruiter, coach, professional agent, scout and a player may be a potential match for each other and to communicate with you. We may use demographic information to tailor the Site and communications to your interests. We may also share demographic information with advertisers on an anonymous and aggregated basis. One of the reasons we may do this is to increase the likelihood that our advertisers’ goods and services will appeal to WeGotPlayers members, so that we may target specific ads at specific demographic groups. Our sharing of demographic information with advertisers is anonymous. When you respond to an advertisement, however, we ask you to remember that if that ad that is targeted to a demographic group and you decide to give the advertiser(s) your personal information, then the advertiser(s) may be able to identify you as being a member of that demographic group. Please also be aware that when we disclose your financial information or personal information to a Co-Branded Company, as described above, we may also disclose to that Co-Branded Company your demographic information, other than the content of one-on-one communications between you and other members. Please also be aware that we may disclose your demographic information on a non-anonymous basis as described above in the paragraph titled “How We Use Personal Information”
We use your email address and your other personal information to help us efficiently operate the Website, to contact you in connection with your transactions and other activities on the Site (including, but not limited to, verification email(s)), notifications and to forward messages to you from other WeGotPlayers members. These types of communications are known as “Operational Communications.” In some cases, Operational Communications may also contain commercial messages, such as banner ads and special offers we might offer from time to time.
To operate the Site, including processing your transactions and supporting your activities on the Site, we may share your personal information with our professional agents, representatives, contractors and service providers so they can provide us with support services such as authorization of credit card transactions, email origination, receipt or support services, customer relationship management services, order fulfillment and sweepstakes and promotional fulfillment. We require these entities not to use your information for any other purpose.
Any third party with whom we are allowed to share your personal information is authorized to use your personal information in accordance with our contractual arrangements with such third parties and in accordance with their own privacy policies, over which we have no control, and you agree that we are not responsible or liable for any of their actions or omissions. Those who contact you will need to be instructed directly by you regarding your preferences for the use of your personal information by them.
We use your financial information to check your credentials, to charge/bill you using PayPal as our main payment provider for our services/products. By purchasing a membership, or engaging in any other kind of activity or transaction that uses financial information, on the Website, you consent to our providing your financial information to our service providers and to such third parties as we determine are necessary to support and process your activities and transactions, as well as to your credit card issuer for their purposes. These third parties may include the credit card companies and banking institutions used to process and support the transaction or activity. Additionally, if the page on which you submit information is a Co-Branded Page, or was accessed by clicking on a link on a Co-Branded Page, then we may share your financial information with the associated Co-Branded Company.
Any of these various third parties (including Co-Branded Companies) may be authorized to use your financial information in accordance with our contractual arrangements with such third parties and in accordance with their own privacy policies, over which we have no control, and you agree that we are not responsible or liable for any of their actions or omissions. Additionally, you agree that we may use and disclose all such information so submitted to such third parties in the same manner in which we are entitled to use and disclose any other information that you submit to us.
The Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13 years old. If you are under 13, please do not register as a Member on our website or send any information about you to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible without further notice.
We recommend that minors over the age of 13 ask their parents for permission before sending any information about themselves to us or anyone else over the Internet.
Updated On: July 30, 2015