Effective August 31, 2021
For the purposes of this notice, “Personal Information” means information that identifies, relates to, describes, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or household, or as otherwise defined by the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (California Civil Code §§ 1798.100 to 1798.199) and its implementing regulations, as amended or superseded from time to time (“CCPA”).
Personal Information does not include information that is:
The chart below provides the categories of Personal Information (as defined by the CCPA) we have collected, disclosed for a business purpose, sold, or used for business or commercial purposes in the preceding twelve months since this notice was last updated, as well as the categories of third parties with whom we shared Personal Information. The examples of Personal Information provided for each category reflect each category’s statutory definition and may not reflect all of the specific types of Personal Information associated with each category.
|Category||We Collect||We Disclose||We Sell||Categories of Third Parties with Whom We Share Personal Information|
A. Identifiers Examples:Name, online identifier, internet protocol address, email address, or other similar identifiers.
|Yes||Yes||No||I, II, III, IV, VI, VII, VIII|
B. Categories of Personal Information in Cal. Civ. Code Section 1798.80(e)Examples: Name, education, employment, bank account number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information.
C. Characteristics of Protected Classifications under California or Federal LawExamples: Race or color, ancestry or national origin, religion or creed, age (over 40), mental or physical disability, sex (including gender and pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military and veteran status.
D. Commercial InformationExamples:, products or services purchased, obtained, or considered..
|Yes||Yes||No||I, II, III, IV, VI, VII, VIII|
E. Biometric InformationExamples: Physiological, biological, or behavioral characteristics, including DNA, that can be used, singly or in combination with each other or with other identifying data, to establish individual identity, such as imagery of the iris, retina, fingerprint, face, hand, palm, vein patterns, and voice recordings, from which an identifier template, such as a faceprint, a minutiae template, or a voiceprint, can be extracted, and keystroke patterns or rhythms, gait patterns or rhythms, and sleep, health, or exercise data that contain identifying information.
F. Internet or Other Electronic Network Activity InformationExamples: Browsing history, search history, and information regarding a consumer’s interaction with an internet website, application or advertisement.
|Yes||Yes||No||I, II, VI, VII, VIII|
G. Geolocation DataExample: Precise physical location.
|Yes||Yes||No||I, II, IV, VI, VII, VIII|
H. Sensory InformationExamples: Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information.
I. Professional or employment-related informationExamples: Job application or resume information, past and current job history, and job performance information.
|Yes||Yes||No||V, VI, VII, VIII|
J. Non-Public Education Information (as defined in 20 U.S.C. 1232g; 34 C.F.R. Part 99)Examples: Records that are directly related to a student maintained by an educational agency or institution or by a party acting for the agency or institution.
K. Inferences Drawn from Personal InformationExamples: Consumer profiles reflecting a consumer’s preferences, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes.
|Yes||Yes||No||I, VI, VII, VIII|
We collect, use, and disclose your Personal Information in accordance with the specific business and commercial purposes below:
In the preceding twelve months since this notice was last updated, we have collected Personal Information from the following categories of sources:
If you are a California resident, you may exercise the following rights.
Right to Know and Access. You may submit a verifiable request for information regarding the: (1) categories of Personal Information collected, sold, or disclosed by us; (2) purposes for which categories of Personal Information are collected or sold by us; (3) categories of sources from which we collect Personal Information; (4) categories of third parties with whom we disclosed or sold Personal Information; and (5) specific pieces of Personal Information we have collected about you during the past twelve months.
Right to Delete. Subject to certain exceptions, you may submit a verifiable request that we delete Personal Information about you that we have collected from you.
Right to Opt Out. In some circumstances, you may opt out of the sale of your Personal Information. The CCPA defines “sale” very broadly to cover common industry practices, including providing you with a customized experience on our websites and apps. We do not sell your Personal Information.
Right to Equal Service and Price. You have the right not to receive discriminatory treatment for the exercise of your CCPA privacy rights, subject to certain limitations.
Shine the Light. We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information with nonaffiliated companies for their direct marketing uses as contemplated by California’s “Shine the Light” law (Civil Code § 1798.83), unless we have your permission.
Authorizing an Agent. If you are acting as an authorized agent to make a request to know, delete, or opt out on behalf of a California resident, please send an email via email@example.com or visit our website and attach a written authorization signed by the resident.
There is no accepted standard on how to respond to Do Not Track signals, and we do not respond to such signals.
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this notice or our processing activities, or you would like to exercise your privacy rights, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at:
QuillBot (Course Hero), LLC
200 E. Randolph St. (Aon Center) Suite 5215
Chicago, Illinois 60601