Social Glass Inc. (with its registered office at 185 Clara St, Unit 102E, San Francisco, CA 94107, U.S.A.).
Glass Commerce is committed to protecting your privacy.
You have the right to object to certain types of processing, including processing for direct marketing (which we do only with your consent). For more information, please see the section "Your rights".
Founded in 2017, Glass is a Silicon Valley e-Commerce startup revolutionizing how governments buy.
Our pioneering product - Glass Commerce - powers government marketplaces for small purchases without bids or paperwork, a market comprising 50% of government transactions and estimated at $800 Billion in the US and $3.7 Trillion globally.
We've helped government agencies procure over 5.5 million items from verified businesses, leveraging procurement data and streamlining operations across 22 Federal, State and Local agencies including the State of Illinois and the City of Seattle.
Our work has been ranked in GovCIO's Top 10 e-Governance Solutions, shortlisted in SXSW's Top 5 Startup of the Year, and featured on Bloomberg News, Business Insider and Crunchbase.
We are creating a new blueprint for agile government procurement, aligned with our vision of unlocking the next breakthrough in public procurement systems.
Social Glass Inc. (with its registered office at 185 Clara St, Unit 102E, San Francisco, CA 94107, U.S.A.):
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Automatically Collected Information
In order to provide you with all of the benefits of our Service, we ask for your permission to send you information about the latest news, special events, offers, promotions and other benefits. We also ask for your permission to send you our newsletter. We will use your email address to contact you with this information.
You can choose to withdraw your permission at any time by clicking on the opt out link in newsletter marketing emails from us.
Automated decision-making, including profiling, may take place during your use of our Service, among other things in order to provide you with basic rules ("Service onboarding") and predict your behavior (i.e., to enable you to take advantage of our benefits and support your use of our Service). These are the functionalities of the Service we provide to you. The purpose of these activities is for you to be able to use our Service in the best version, plan, and price for you. At the same time, our goal is to support your use of our Service in the most suitable model and form for you.
Your personal data, including data obtained based on your activity and the way you use our Service, will be processed by us in order to evaluate and analyze your activity and information about you. We will analyze and forecast aspects of your behavior and preferences as our client, including in an automated manner, to create your individual profile and present dedicated offers and functionalities ("profiling"). The legal basis for these processing activities is the performance of the contract concluded with you.
Certain decisions taken by Glass Commerce at the stage of performance of a contract may be based solely on automated processing of personal data, including on a set of rules and algorithms used by Glass Commerce for the purpose of providing you our Service with all the benefits and improving the Service. These decisions may produce legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly effect. If you don't agree with an automated decision that our technology has made in relation to you, you can contact us and we will look into it for you (see the Contact us section). You have the right to obtain an explanation of an automated decision, to contest it, to express your views, and to obtain human intervention in order to make a new decision.
For the purposes set out in the Information Collection section, we sometimes provide your personal data to other companies and certain services providers who perform certain business operations on our behalf.
These companies and service providers may participate in the processing of Personal Data to a limited extent, in particular those who support Glass Commerce in the process of concluding and accounting contracts, providing services, contact with customers and marketing activities, for example entities providing IT and hosting services, ICT services, as well as providers of legal and advisory services.
In addition, we may share your personal data with other organizations, institutions or authorities in the following circumstances:
A cookie is a small text file that a website you visit asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device.
We also use other technologies of this type (i.e., in the form of saving and reading information from local storage). Local storage is a separate part of the browser's memory, used to store data saved by websites.
You can follow the instructions provided by your browser or device (usually located under "Settings") to modify your cookie settings. Please note that if you set your browser or device to disable cookies, certain of our Services may not function properly. In order not to allow the operation of a local storage technology, it is necessary to disable the cooperation of the browser with this technology, which should be possible within the browser's settings.
We retain your personal data for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the information is collected (see the Personal data we collect about you, how it is used and why, including the legal basis for our processingsection for details of the relevant purposes). When determining the relevant retention periods, we will consider factors including:
Otherwise, we securely erase your information once it is no longer needed for the purposes for which the information is collected.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our Services, to provide the Services on our behalf, to perform Services-related services, or to assist us in analyzing how our Services are used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. As such we make no warranties as to the level of security afforded to your data, except that we will always act in accordance with the relevant United States and EU law, especially GDPR.
Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to-and maintained on-computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the information, including Personal Information, to the United States and process it there.
In the event that a dispute with Social Glass Inc. arises with regards to the international transfer of data, you agree that the federal courts of California shall have exclusive jurisdiction over the matter.
Our Service may contain links to other websites operated by unrelated companies and persons ("Third-Party Website(s)"). These links are provided for your information only. The inclusion on the Service of any link to a Third-Party Website does not mean that we accept any responsibility for that Third-Party Website, its content or use, or the use of any features, products and/or services made available through that Third-Party Website.
We have no control over Third-Party Websites or any information or materials contained on them and have not investigated, monitored, or checked any Third-Party Websites for accuracy, completeness, or conformance with applicable laws and regulations. We are not responsible for any damages or caused as a result of your use of, or reliance on, Third-Party Websites or any information or materials contained on them. You access and use Third-Party Websites at your own risk.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 ("Children").
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children have provided us with Personal Information, please contact us here. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from children under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
By law, you have the following right with regard to your personal data. Further information and advice about your rights can be obtained from your national data protection regulator. If you wish to exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data, please contact us here.
We are required by law to act on requests and provide information free of charge, except where your requests are manifestly unfounded or excessive (in particular because of their repetitive nature) in which case we may charge a reasonable fee (taking into account the administrative costs of providing the information or communication or taking the action requested) or refuse to act on the requested.
Please consider your request responsibly before submitting it. We will respond to your request as soon as we can. Generally, this will be within one month from when we receive your request but if the request is going to take longer to deal with, we will let you know.
To find out how to submit a request, please see the Contact Us section.
Please also note that, in addition to the information in the sections above, when you use our Application, we and third parties may use tracking technologies to collect usage information based on your device for a variety of purposes, including serving you advertising, based on your having visited our services or your activities across time and third-party locations. Some browsers may enable you to turn on or off a so-called "Do Not Track" signal. Because there is no industry consensus on what these signals should mean and how they should operate, we do not look for or respond to "Do Not Track" signals.
We may additionally collect and use your PI for commercial purposes, such as for interest-based advertising.
Please note that we process your personal data to:
Consistent with the CCPA and our interest in the security of your PI, in response to a CCPA rights request from you, even if we are in possession of the following, we will not deliver to you a Social Security number; driver's license number or other government-issued ID numbers; financial account number; any health or medical identification number; an account password; security questions or answers in response to your security questions; or unique biometric data generated from measurements or technical analysis of human characteristics. However, you may be able to access some of this information yourself through your account if available and if you have an active account with us.
CCPA Right-to-Know Categories Request - You have the right to send us a request, no more than twice in a twelve (12)-month period, for any of the following for the period that is twelve (12) months prior to the request date:
CCPA Specific Pieces of PI Request- You have the right to make or obtain a transportable copy, no more than twice in a twelve (12)-month period, of your PI that we have collected in the period that is twelve (12) months prior to the request date and are maintaining.
CCPA Deletion Request- You may request that we delete the PI that we have collected directly from you and are maintaining. However, we may have a basis for the retention of your PI under the CCPA. Our retention rights include (i) to complete transactions and services you have requested or that are reasonably anticipated; (ii) for security purposes; and (iii) for legitimate internal business purposes, including to maintain business records, to comply with law, to exercise or defend legal claims, and to cooperate with law enforcement. Note also that we are not required to delete your PI that we did not collect directly from you.
Last updated: October 03, 2022.