Effective: January 6, 2021
- “Cookies” Explained and Why They are Used
- Types of Cookies Used by 6-8 Sports and for What Purpose
- How to Manage Your Cookie Preferences
- How to Contact Us
1. “Cookies” Explained and Why They are Used
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website – when visited by a user – asks your browser to store on your computer or device in order to remember information about you, such as your language and/or currency preference or login information. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu.
Cookies may be used for many different purposes. For example, cookies can be used to show that you have previously visited the Sites or used a feature of the Services and to identify which parts of the Services you might be most interested in. Cookies can also improve your online experience by storing your preferences during your visit to the Sites and/or use of the Services. Cookies can also be used for security, fraud detection and authentication purposes.
1.1 Categories of Cookies
a. Session and Persistent Cookies
- Session Cookies – these are cookies which expire once you close your web browser; and
- Persistent Cookies – these are cookies which stay on your device for a set period of time or until you delete them.
b. First and Third Party Cookies
- First-party cookies – these are cookies set by the website that you are visiting when you are visiting the website, either by us, or by a third party at our request;
- Third-party cookies – these are cookies that are set by a party other than that of the website you are visiting. If you visit the Sites and/or access or use the Services and another party sets a cookie through that website, other than at our request, this would be a third-party cookie.
2. Types of Cookies Used by 6-8 Sports and for What Purpose
6-8 Sports, or our service providers acting on our behalf, uses the types of cookies identified above in the following ways:
2.1 Strictly Necessary
These cookies are necessary for the Services to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set or placed in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the Services may not work. For example, these cookies are used to:
- Remember information that you fill in when performing certain activities while accessing or using the Services.
- Pass information from one page to the next, for example when filling out support forms or surveys.
- Provide the Services according to your preferences such as language and location.
- Read your browser and device settings to optimize the display of the Sites.
- Locate and identify misuse of the Services.
- Load the Sites uniformly to maintain accessibility.
- Fraud prevention and authentication.
2.2 Performance/Analytics Cookies
- Maintain, operate, and continually improve the Services.
- Keep track of the number of visitors to the pages within the Sites.
- Keep track of the length of time that each visitor spends on the pages within the Site and/or the features of the Services.
- Determine the order in which a visitor visits the various pages within the Sites and/or features of the Services.
- Determine the website a visitor was at before navigating to the Sites and the website a visitor is going to immediately after leaving the Sites.
- Identify performance issues with the Services (or any component thereof).
- Assess which parts of the Services (or any component thereof) need improvement
- Obtain information from our email newsletters or other communications we send to you, including whether you opened or forwarded a newsletter or clicked on any of its content, which tells us about our newsletters’ effectiveness and helps us ensure that we’re delivering information that you find interesting.
2.3 Functionality Cookies
These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customize. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites. These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience. These cookies let us operate and provide the Services to you according to your preferences. For example, we use these cookies to:
- Remember information that you fill in when performing certain activities in connection with your use of the Services.
- Store your preferences such as language and location.
3. How to Manage Your Cookie Preferences
Where required by applicable law, we will obtain your consent prior to setting cookies (except for strictly necessary cookies). Most web and mobile device browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set. In order to manage your cookie preferences, you may alter the cookie settings in your browser settings at any time. You may accept all, or certain, cookies. If you do disable our cookies in your browser settings, you may find that certain Services will not work.
To learn more about cookies, including how to manage cookies and opt-out of cookies being placed on your device, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html.
3.1 Browser Cookies
While tracking is widespread over the internet, there are things you can do to minimize these activities with respect to browser cookies, as explained here:
- You may turn on the Do Not Track (“DNT”) setting in your browser, which will enable your browser to send a special signal to websites, analytics companies, plug in providers, and other web services you encounter while browsing to stop tracking your activity. To turn on your DNT signal, please visit https://allaboutdnt.com/#adjust-settings. Please note that not all companies will respond to or honor DNT signals.
- You can also download the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
3.2 DNT Signals/Preference
Note that 6-8 Sports does not process or respond to web browsers’ “do not track” signals or other similar transmissions that indicate a request to disable online tracking of users who use the Services.
4. Modifications to this Policy
5. How to Contact Us
By mail at:
6-8 Sports, Inc.
344 Calle Marseille
Long Beach, CA 90814