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Independent Television Service, Inc. (“ITVS”) knows that you care how information about you is used and shared. This notice describes ITVS’ privacy policy for www.ITVS.org and www.futurestates.tv (the “site”) including all online services and functions.

ITVS may collect certain information when you visit the site, including, without limitation, your browser type, your IP address, and which programs you accessed and for how long. ITVS will also collect any information that you voluntarily provide. ITVS will not require you to provide information such as phone numbers, home addresses, names, or email addresses, except that to subscribe to the Beyond the Box Blog you must provide an email address. Those who post messages to any comment sections on this site, including the Beyond the Box Blog, have the opportunity to place their posting anonymously. Content that is posted to the site may be used and reprinted by ITVS and its sublicensees for any purpose, in any media, worldwide. However, if the posting was placed anonymously, ITVS will preserve the anonymity in any republication. For the avoidance of doubt, content posted on the Site may be shared with third-party search engine "crawlers" (e.g., Google).

With respect to information collected by ITVS other than posted content, ITVS may release any and all such information (including, but not limited to, subscription information, network records, and information regarding which programs were viewed and for how long) to any party for the following reasons: (a) to report to music licensors, footage licensors, or other third-party licensors regarding ITVS’s use of third-party material on the site; (b) to report to unions or guilds; (c) to report to attorneys, accountants, or taxing authorities; (d) to report to funders; (e) to comply with the law (for example, pursuant to a statutory demand, subpoena, warrant or court order); (f) to protect against fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful use of the site; (g) to protect ITVS’ rights or property; (h) to prevent danger of death; and (g) if you provide an email or other address or phone number to us, we may use that address or number to communicate with you. Other than for these purposes, ITVS will not provide to any outside agency or outside individual email addresses or other private information voluntarily provided by site visitors.

You post content on the site at your own risk. We cannot and do not guarantee that content you post on the site will not be viewed by unauthorized persons. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the site.

You can unsubscribe to a blog subscription at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of the notice. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of content may remain viewable in cached or archived pages or if others have copied or stored your content.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. ITVS does not currently use cookies in the site, which allows visitors to set their browser to its maximum security settings while having the highest access to the site.

This site may contain links to other sites. ITVS is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. ITVS encourages users to be aware when they leave the site and to read the privacy statements of sites that collect personally identifiable information. This privacy policy applies only to information collected on this site.

Children under the age of 13 are not permitted to use this site.

ITVS may provide to you notices and other information concerning ITVS or this site electronically, including notice to any email address that you may provide.

If ITVS decides to change its privacy policy, ITVS will post those changes on the site so users can remain aware of what information ITVS collects, how ITVS uses it, and under what circumstances ITVS discloses it.