Effective Date: October 11, 2005
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Information Collection and Use
“Personal Information” means information that can identify you as a specific individual, such as your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, or other contact information, whether at work or at home.
On all LQGaming Services: Web sites that collect Personal Information, we specifically describe what information is required in order to provide you with the product, service, or feature you have requested.
LQGaming Services: collects Personal Information when you contact LQGaming Services:, when you register with the LQGaming Network, when you use LQGaming Services: products and services, when you submit an order with the LQGaming Services: Store to purchase products offered for sale, when you visit the LQGaming Services: Web sites or the Web sites of certain LQGaming Services: partners, and when you enter promotions and sweepstakes.
You are required to register with LQGaming Services: in order to use selected features of the LQGaming Network, such as being able to posting messages on LQGaming Services: forums. In order to register, you must first complete the on-line registration form, which requires you to create a username and password. During registration, you are also required to provide Personal Information, such as your e-mail address and birth date, so that we may contact you about the services on the site(s) in which you have expressed interest and so that we may verify your age.
During registration, you will also have the option to provide additional Personal Information, such as your homepage, your instant messenger handle(s) and additional e-mail addresses. LQGaming Services: will make this information viewable by other users of the LQGaming Network to facilitate interaction between you and other users of the LQGaming Network.
The LQGaming Services: Store
The LQGaming Services: Store only collects Personal Information from you on a voluntary basis and only that information necessary to facilitate the completion of an order. Personal Information collected is not limited to, but may include: name, billing address, shipping address, telephone number, e-mail address, credit card number, and credit Card expiration date.
Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes
Other Information Collected
Some information may be collected automatically every time you visit the LQGaming Services: Web sites, such as cookies and computer information. In addition, information may be collected from other independent, third-party sources. LQGaming Services: also collects information about which pages you visit within LQGaming Services:. This site visitation data is identified only by a unique URL.
LQGaming Services: uses both session ID cookies and persistent cookies as part of its interaction with your browser. A cookie is an alphanumeric identifier (a file) that LQGaming Services: Web sites transfer to your computer’s hard drive through a Web browser to enable its systems to recognize your browser for record-keeping purposes. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser, while a persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time.
LQGaming Services: uses session ID cookies to make it easier for you to navigate the LQGaming Services: Web sites. LQGaming Services: uses persistent cookies to identify and track which sections of its Web site you most often visit. LQGaming Services: also uses persistent cookies in areas of its Web site where you must register, and where you are able to customize the information you see, so that you don't have to enter your preferences more than once. LQGaming Services: cookies do not collect Personal Information and LQGaming Services: does not combine information collected through cookies with other Personal Information collected to determine your identity or a your e-mail address.
LQGaming Services: DOES NOT DISCLOSE ITS COOKIES TO THIRD PARTIES EXCEPT AS REQUIRED BY A VALID LEGAL PROCESS SUCH AS: SEARCH WARRANT, SUBPOENA, JURISDICTIONAL STATUTE, OR COURT ORDER.
As is true of most Web sites, LQGaming Services: gathers certain information automatically and stores it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet services provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. LQGaming Services: uses this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the LQGaming Services: Web sites, to track users' movements around the Web sites and to gather demographic information about LQGaming Services:'s user base as a whole. LQGaming Services: does not combine information collected through log files with other Personal Information collected to determine your identity or your e-mail address.
Clear Gifs (Web Beacons/Web Bugs)
LQGaming Services: employs a software technology called clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs), that help LQGaming Services: better manage content on its Web sites by informing LQGaming Services: what content is effective. Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a user's computer hard drive, clear gifs are embedded invisibly on Web pages and are about the size of the period at the end of this sentence. LQGaming Services: does not combine information collected through clear gifs with other Personal Information collected to determine your identity or your e-mail address.
Information from Third Party Sources
To improve services and enhance personalization, LQGaming Services: may periodically obtain information about you from other independent third party sources and add it to our account information. For example, when you visit a site on which LQGaming Services: advertises, and click through such advertisement, LQGaming Services: may place cookies on your computer.
Third Party Advertising
The ads appearing on the LQGaming Services: Web sites are delivered to you by DoubleClick, LQGaming Services:'s Web advertising partner. Information about your visits to the sites, such as number of times you have viewed an ad (but not your name, address or other Personal Information), is used to serve ads to you. For more information about DoubleClick, the third party cookies, and how to "opt-out", please click here [http://www.doubleclick.com/us/about_doubleclick/privacy/].
Third Party Cookies
In the course of serving advertisements to the LQGaming Services: sites, LQGaming Services: third-party advertisers may place or recognize a unique cookie on your web browser.
Additional, DoubleClick, privacy information can be found at:
DoubleClick Opt Out
This Web site uses the technology of DoubleClick Inc. to serve ads when you visit this site. DoubleClick may use non-personal information, such as your state or zip code, in order to provide advertisements while you visit this Web site about goods and services that may be of interest to you. In the course of serving advertisements to this site, DoubleClick may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by DoubleClick, please click here . [http://www.doubleclick.com/us/about_doubleclick/privacy/]
Use of Information
Verification, Billing, and Order Status
LQGaming Services: collects Personal Information to verify the accuracy of your name, billing address, shipping address, credit card number, and credit card expiration date provided, and to bill you for products purchased. LQGaming Services: uses your e-mail address(es) to contact you regarding the status of your order when necessary and to send you a Receipt Purchase Confirmation and Order Shipping Notification.
Special Offers and Updates
LQGaming Services: collects information about which sections of its Web site you visit most often, so that it can send you LQGaming Services: newsletter and information about relevant offers, promotions, contests, and sweepstakes which may interest you.
LQGaming Services: may, but is not obligated, to send you strictly service-related announcements or rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For example, if LQGaming Services:'s service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, LQGaming Services: might send you an e-mail.
Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications since they are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you may have the option to deactivate your account.
LQGaming Services: also collects information for research purposes and to provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients. LQGaming Services: uses the information collected for its own internal marketing and demographic studies to improve customer service and product offerings.
Based upon the Personal Information you provide to LQGaming Services:, LQGaming Services: will send you a welcoming e-mail to verify your username and password. LQGaming Services: will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account. LQGaming Services: will communicate wit you by e-mail or telephone, in accordance with your wishes.
LQGaming Services: stores information that it collects through cookies, log files, and third party sources to create a profile of your preferences, in order to improve the content of the LQGaming Services: Web site for you.
LQGaming Services: maintains and stores customer information for tax purposes as required by local, state, and federal statutes.
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Information Sharing and Disclosure
LQGaming Services: does not sell or rent any of the information collected to third parties for any purposes, but it shares information with third parties as described below.
LQGaming Services: discloses the information collected to external service providers necessary to facilitate the following outsourced operations: address verification, credit card processing, and order shipping. These external service providers are subject to confidentiality agreements with LQGaming Services: and other legal restrictions that prohibit their use of the information LQGaming Services: provides them for any other purpose except to facilitate the specific outsourced operations listed above.
Other Third Parties
Compliance with Legal Authorities
As required by law, and to enforce customers’, or LQGaming Services:'s legal rights, and to comply with local, state, and federal law, LQGaming Services: may disclose information to law enforcement agencies.
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Choice and Opt-Out
LQGaming Services: provides you the opportunity to opt-in to having your Personal Information used for certain purposes, when LQGaming Services: asks for this information. For example, if you purchase a product from the LQGaming Services: Store you must indicate on the order form that you wish receive additional marketing materials from LQGaming Services:, such as e-mails regarding special offers, promotions, and sweepstakes ("opt-in").
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Links to Other Web Sites
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If you decide to post messages in the forums or chat rooms on the LQGaming Services: Web sites, you should be aware that any Personal Information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of such forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. LQGaming Services: is not responsible for the Personal Information you choose to submit in these forums and/or chat rooms.
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Storage and Security of Personal Information
LQGaming Services: stores the information it collects on computers located in a controlled, secure facility protected from physical or electronic unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.
LQGaming Services: protects the privacy and integrity of the information it collects by employing appropriate administrative protocols, technical safeguards, and physical security controls designed to limit access, detect and prevent the unauthorized access, improper disclosure, alteration, or destruction of the information under its control. LQGaming Services: transmits the information used by its external service providers for the specific outsourced operations listed above across public and private networks via recognized encryption technologies, such as by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts the information you input.
Although LQGaming Services: follows the procedures set forth above to protect the Personal Information submitted to LQGaming Services:, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Thus, while LQGaming Services: strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, LQGaming Services: cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about LQGaming Services:'s security on the LQGaming Services: Web sites, please feel free to send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LQGaming Services: has a ZERO TOLERANCE policy for Internet fraud or any attempt to access or acquire customer or other information on its Web sites via illegal or surreptitious means. LQGaming Services: works with local, national, and international fraud investigation agencies and employs a variety of electronic and other means to discourage, detect, and intercept fraudulent activities. LQGaming Services: aggressively prosecutes, to the fullest extent of the law, those perpetrators apprehended conducting fraudulent activities on its Web site.
Agencies with which LQGaming Services: cooperates are: state and local police authorities, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, UPS, US and International Customs Agencies, and Interpol.
LQGaming Services: has a ZERO TOLERANCE policy for e-mail abuse. LQGaming Services: e-mail mailing list administrators take strong measures to ensure that such mailing lists are NOT used for abusive purposes. Further, LQGaming Services: e-mail mailing list administrators maintain an "Ignore List" of e-mail addresses from which all information inquiries are ignored. E-mail addresses are added to the Ignore List when LQGaming Services: e-mail mailing list administrators receive abusive or otherwise inappropriate email from listed e-mail addresses.
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Access and Update of Information
LQGaming Services: Account
LQGaming Services: provides account as a means for you to access and ensure that your information on file with LQGaming Services: is current and accurate. You may opt-in to creating an account when you are prompted for, and provide, certain Personal Information, such as your name, address, telephone number, and/or e-mail address, in conjunction with your use of areas of LQGaming Services: that require such Personal Information. If you decide to create an account, you may review and/or update information on file in your account by using your username and password to login to your account.
If you have not created an account and wish to review and/or update the information on file with LQGaming Services:, you may e-mail LQGaming Services: at email@example.com.
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The LQGaming Services: Web sites operate "AS IS" and "As Available," without liability to LQGaming Services: of any kind. LQGaming Services: is not responsible for events beyond its direct control.
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Ownership and Assignment
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Personal Information collected by LQGaming Services: may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which LQGaming Services: or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using the LQGaming Services: Web sites, you consent to any such transfer of Personal Information outside of your country.
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The LQGaming Services: sites are not intended for or directed to persons under the age of 13. LQGaming Services: does not sell products for purchase by children. Any person who provides their information to LQGaming Services: through the LQGaming Services: Web sites represents to LQGaming Services: that they are 13 years of age or older.
Changes to this Statement
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Questions & Comments
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You may contact LQGaming Services: by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, you may write to LQGaming Services: at:
1903 60th Place E.
Bradenton, Florida 34203
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