Unique School App Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how and when we collect, use and share your information across our websites, SMS, APIs, email notifications, applications, buttons, commerce services, and our other covered services that link to this Policy (collectively, the “Services”), and from our partners and other third parties. For example, you send us information when you use our Services on the web, via SMS, or from an application such as Twitter for Android or iOS. When using any of our Services you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure, and use of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. This includes any information you choose to provide that is deemed sensitive under applicable law.

When this policy mentions “we” or “us,” it refers to the controller of your information under this policy.  If you live in the Ireland or outside Ireland, the data controller responsible for your information is Unique Publishing, an Irish company with its registered office at Unit B5, Glasnevin Business Park, Ballyboggan Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 11. Despite this, you alone control and are responsible for the content you submit through the Services.

Irrespective of which country you live in, you authorize us to transfer, store, and use your information in Ireland, England and any other country where we operate. In some of these countries, the privacy and data protection laws and rules regarding when government authorities may access data may vary from those in the country where you live.

 

Information Collection and Use

Basic Account Information: If you choose to create a Unique School App account, you must provide us with some personal information, such as your name, password, email address, occupation, class year or phone number. On Unique School App, your name and display name are listed publicly, including on your profile page and you can use either your real name or a pseudonym. You can create and manage multiple Unique School App accounts. 

Contact Information: We may use your contact information, such as your email address or phone number, to customize your account or enable certain account features, for example, for login verification. If you provide us with your phone number, you agree to receive text messages to that number from us. We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services, to market to you, to help prevent spam, fraud, or abuse, and to help others find your account, including through third-party services and client applications. You may also unsubscribe from a notification by following the instructions contained within the profile.

Commerce Services: You may provide your payment information, including your credit or debit card number, card expiration date, CVV code, and billing address (collectively, “Payment Information”), along with your shipping address, to complete a commerce transaction through our Services. We do not store your credit card information on our server.

 

Information storage and Permissions on the mobile app: 

  • Camera/Photo Gallery: The App needs your permission to access your images in order to upload your profile image. This is the ONLY image that the App will access.
  • Storage Permission: This is required to allow the app to temporarily download data and images from our server to your device.  These images specifically include school images published in news and gallery, school rules, code of conduct, past papers etc.  Note the App does not upload, transfer or access any of your images or data.  The App cannot work without this permission.
  • Location: Application may ask you for location permission. This permission is used to give you directions from your current location to the school/college / institute/club.

 

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Advertising:  We don't use or share your personal information or content shared by you for advertising.

Commerce Transactions: If you make a payment as part of a commerce transaction through our Services, we may provide the seller, commerce provider, marketplace, or charity with your name, email address, shipping address, Payment Information and Transaction Data to facilitate payment processing, order fulfillments, and dispute resolution (including payment and shipping disputes) and to help prevent, detect, and investigate fraud or other prohibited activities. Please refer to these third parties’ privacy policies for information about their privacy practices.

Law and Harm: Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Privacy Policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect our or our users’ rights or property. However, nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that you may have to a third party’s, including a government’s, request to disclose your information.

Business Transfers and Affiliates: In the event that we are involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. This Privacy Policy will apply to your information as transferred to the new entity. We may also disclose information about you to our corporate affiliates’ in order to help provide, understand, and improve our Services and our affiliates’ services, including the delivery of ads.

 

Changes to this Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information and will always be at https://uniqueschoolapp.ie/privacy_policy.php. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you via email to the email address associated with your account. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

 

Thoughts or questions about this Privacy Policy? Please, let us know by contacting us adminsupport@uniqueschoolapp.ie or writing to us at the address given below.

Unique Publishing
Unit B5 Glasnevin Business Park,
Ballyboggan Road, Glasnevin,
Dublin 11, IRELAND.