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Privacy Policy and Terms of Use
Privacy Policy

Privacy issues are a high priority for us at dschool.co and we follow standard industry practices to maintain your personal information. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

dschool.co does not spam or sell/lease its user information to third parties.

Policy Coverage

This Privacy Policy covers dschool.co's treatment of personally identifiable information that dschool.co collects when you are on the dschool.co site, and when you use dschool.co services. This policy also covers dschool.co treatment of any personally identifiable information that dschool.co business partners share with dschool.co . This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that dschool.co does not own or control, or to people that dschool.co does not employ or manage.


Creating a dschool.co Account

In order to access and use dschool.co, you will need to register and create an account. By creating an Account, you represent that you are of legal age (above 13 years) to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdiction. When creating an Account, you may be required to provide certain personal information about yourself and will establish a username and a password. You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information about your Account.

When creating an Account, don’t:

  • provide any false personal information to us (including a false username) or create any account for anyone other than yourself without such other person's permission;
  • use a username that is the name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
  • use a username that is subject to rights of another person without appropriate authorization; or
  • use a username that is offensive, vulgar or obscene or otherwise in bad taste.

We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your Account if any information provided during the registration process or thereafter proves to be inaccurate, false or misleading or to reclaim any username that you create through the Service that violates our Terms.


dschool.co uses Google Maps API and Google Places API

dschool.co uses the Google Maps API and Google Places API. Google Places API policies are here and dschools strictly adhers to it : https://developers.google.com/places/policies 

Places API responses may include Listings provider attributions in HTML format. dschool makes sure to display the attributions as provided by the Google API's.


Personal Information Collected by dschool.co 

ONLINE REGISTRATION: In order to become a dschool.co member, you must first create a member account on dschool.co by providing information about yourself including but not limited to name, email address, country, city and a password. Only email address and password are required fields for all users.

OPTIONAL PROFILE INFORMATION: Once your provide the basic information to create an account, you will have the opportunity to create your Profile; it allows you to better identify yourself and create superior networking opportunities with other through shared contexts. It also enables you to better identify yourself and find new opportunities on dschool.co. Your Profile information is visibile to all visiting the site.

Accessing and Changing Your Account Information

You can review the personal information you provided us and make any desired changes to the information, or to the settings for your dschool.co account, at any time by logging in to your account on the dschool.co website and editing the information on your 'Profile' page. You can also close your account on dschool.co sending us your request with your login email address. Your request will be processed within 7 business days

How is the information used?

We use your email address to send you:
  • Password reminder and registration confirmation
  • News letters
  • Changes in the service's policy or terms of use

What choices are available to you regarding collection, use and distribution of your information?

Supplying personally identifiable information is entirely voluntary. You are not required to register with us in order to use our sites. However, we offer some services only to visitors who do register.

dschool.co (or third party service providers on our behalf) may set and access cookies on your computer. A cookie is a small amount of data (often including a unique identifier), that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. dschool.co uses cookies to understand site usage and to improve the content and offerings on our site.

We may use cookies, IP address and browser data to control the display of ads, to deliver editorial content, and to personalize information. Our cookies may contain personally identifiable information.

Some of our advertisers may serve you cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers. If you don't want cookies, most Web browsers include an option that allows you to not accept them. If you set your browser to refuse cookies, some portions of our sites may not function efficiently.

How can you correct inaccuracies in the information?

To correct or update any information you have provided, our sites allow you to do it online. 

Use of Information by dschool.co 

dschool.co is an online website that offers a variety of services designed to connect people from around the world. The information, whether personal information of any form of self-expression is used to help you describe yourself to other users. dschool.co also collects additional information in order to operate and improve our service. dschool.co, is the sole owner of the information collected on the dschool.co site.

VISIBILITY OF PUBLIC CREATIVE CONTRIBUTIONS: In addition to being a social and professional networking site, dschool.co also provides a variety of forums for its members to express themselves in the form of articles, columns, opinions, comments, reviews, art and photographs. Since this expression is linked to the member's identity and the expression is in the public domain, the compilation of a member's creative contributions to dschool.co will be visible to all visitors of dschool.co whether or not they are registered members of dschool.co .

EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS: dschool.co generally communicates with you as a registered member of dschool.co through the primary email that you have specified at the time of registration. This is also used as the login text string in conjunction with the password to authenticate you on the dschool.co site. Your email and password are never shared with anybody within or outside dschool.co. Password is stored encrypted on the dschool servers and is not known to anyone else other than you. dschool.co uses this email address to send you three types of communications:

  • Sending you emails related to the proper functioning of your account (e.g. when you receive a response to a classified you have posted on dschool.co or when you receive an invitation to join the personal network of another person)
  • Sending you newsletters that you have subscribed to
  • Sending you occasional announcements about changes in dschool.co policies or promotions introduction of new services
  • Please note that these email communications may contain commercial messages of advertisers; however, dschool.co does not provide your personal information or emails to any of the advertisers; we just include the advertising banners they provide us in the emails that we send. As always you can opt out of the newsletters or promotional announcements.

Other Terms of Use

Policy on Abuse on dschool.co 

dschool.co is committed to ensuring and enforcing a safe and friendly online community space for all our members. To this effect, we have come up with a Policy on Abuse that we would like all our members to be aware of. These rules govern the use of the dschool.co .com website and its product/service offerings and we would like all our members to cooperate in complying with these rules so that everyone can have a pleasant experience.

Conduct and use of language:

  • Member contributions must be civil and tasteful and must not be malicious or designed to offend. Use of swear-words or profanity is strictly prohibited.
  • Do not refer to the personality of other participants or attack an individual's character or personally insult another member. Do not use the Network to harass, threaten or verbally abuse or intimidate anyone, or behave in any manner that would cause annoyance or distress to other members.
  • Do not to post any material that is obscene, defamatory, profane, libelous, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful or embarrassing towards other person(s) or an entity. We encourage a healthy exchange of opinions and disagreements. By all means challenge an opinion – but please do it respectfully. Name-calling, insults and use of foul or abusive language will not be tolerated. This includes the use of offensive member Display Names and URLs (your personal website address on dschool.co ).
  • Please be sure before you divulge the details of your identity or personal information in your post(s), including photos of yourself or your family and friends. Anything posted online is accessible to the entire internet community and dschool.co .com is not liable in cases where such information is misused. Please be aware of the general dangers of online information sharing like identity theft, phishing and other fraudulent activites.
  • Members of dschool.co .com are not permitted to collect or distribute personal data concerning other members at any time.
  • Do not post messages more than once. This is also known as flooding. dschool.co .com reserves right to delete such posts and may terminate the accounts of such members.
  • A member of dschool.co .com must not impersonate another member.

Changes to Privacy Policy and Notice

dschool.co may change this policy from time to time in its discretion. Your continued use of our sites indicates your consent to this privacy policy and any amended versions of it. This policy was last updated on May 10, 2011.