Privacy & Legal
Going forward, the reader understands that the use of Project-Nerd, LLC or Project-Nerd serves in reference to Project-Nerd, LLC and any of its entities: Project-Nerd, The Project-Nerd Tour, The ProNerd Shop, Project-Nerd Productions (including internal podcasts and video series), Project-Nerd Publishing, Project-Nerd.TV, Project Cosplay, and Project-Nerd Cosplay.
Project-Nerd often operates in conjunction with other brands, but does not serve as the responsible party for the content or decisions made by those brands. The views shared by any partnering brand do not reflect the views of Project-Nerd.
These brands include Project-Nerd’s previously syndicated podcasts, DNDUI, Epic Comicast, League of Geekz Podcast, The Nerd Bay, United States of Geekdom, and Who’s that Pokepod?, as well as Sexy Nerd Science and any other syndicated programming added at a later date and not updated in this disclosure. Other brands Project-Nerd has entered into an agreement to, include but are not limited to, Comic Book Geeks, Red Star Cosplay, and Superhero Creations.
We recognize that the privacy of your personal information is important. Below are the details of what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use the Project-Nerd, LLC network of sites, as well as how we safeguard your information.
We never sell your personal information to third parties.
Like most websites, Project-Nerd collects and uses the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site, the time you visited our site, and which pages you visited throughout our site. This information is used mostly for us to track what content and times are most popular so we can provide better content in the future.
Cookies and Web Beacons
We also use third party advertisements and sell products using affiliate programs to support our site. Some of these advertisers and affiliate programs may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed or not. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited.
Third Party Hosts
Project-Nerd, LLC is not responsible for information collected by PodBean, YouTube, iTunes, Storenvy, TeePublic, Stitcher, and any social media outlets Project-Nerd can be found on. Please read those company policies before proceeding to use those websites.
All the information and content provided by Project-Nerd is copyrighted under law by Project-Nerd, LLC.
Any shared content we provide in our blog posts, articles, or reviews is being shared under the Creative Commons License. The Creative Commons License allows the sharing of entertainment content on the internet as long as the original source is provided, credited, and the content is not being used for profit. The content can be adjusted or reworked without permission from the original copyright holder.
All original Project-Nerd content is available to share under the Creative Commons License. If you share Project-Nerd content and do not provide the original source link we will ask you to link or remove the content to protect our creative interests.
If you are the copyright holder of any content we share and wish to have the content removed, please fill out the contact form on the Get in Touch page and we will remove the content as soon as we possibly can.
Project-Nerd, LLC is a registered limited liability corporation in the state of Kansas. All public business information is available upon request through Project-Nerd, LLC or the State of Kansas’ Secretary of State office.
Project-Nerd serves as a source of entertainment and information.
3rd Party Legal Disclaimer
Through Project-Nerd you are able to navigate to additional third-party sites that Project-Nerd, LLC is not affiliated with. Project-Nerd is not responsible for the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
Project-Nerd has partnered with industry specific brands to offer both audio and video content. These syndicated or partnered brands fit into the previously stated guidelines regarding third party content.
In no event will the contributors and owner of this blog be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising out of use of this website or any connected websites.
Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements
As of December 1, 2009, new FTC Guidelines state that bloggers receiving any kind of compensation should disclose that information on their blog when posting a review or links of products.
Project-Nerd does receive studio and publisher provided “screeners” to provide timely and relevant reviews for site visitors. Project-Nerd does not receive any additional compensation from studios or publishers. Project-Nerd is also compensated for purchases made through various affiliate links found throughout the website. Although Project-Nerd receives compensation it does not impact the final price of your purchase however supports the website to pay hosting and domain fees.
All reviews provided are unbiased and honest based on the viewpoint of the writer reviewing the content.
Use of Website
By using Project-Nerd.com and interacting with the Project-Nerd, LLC brand you are agreeing to the Use of Website terms outlined on this page.
Social Media Interaction
Collecting Children’s Information
Project-Nerd.com is a general audience web site and we do not knowingly collect any Personally Identifiable Information from children younger than the age of thirteen. We will delete any Personally Identifiable Information collected that we later determine to be from a user younger than the age of thirteen.
Project-Nerd, LLC may share content from our ProNerd Tour that includes the use of children. All photography and video content from Project-Nerd, LLC at these events are in compliance with the event rules and regulations.
Contest Terms & Conditions
All Contests and Give-Away Opportunities are paid for or provided to Project-Nerd. In the case that a product was provided by a studio or sponsor all contestants will be notified. All prizes are new and sealed unless noted otherwise. In some instances there might be a mark or slash over the UPC in order to prevent a studio sponsored prize from being returned to a brick and mortar business.
Contestants must be of eligible age (if specified for a specific contest), and must be able to provide verification of identity if asked to do so. All contestants must complete the requirements of the individual contest or give-away or they will be deemed ineligible. This includes, but is not limited to, providing contact information, answering a question or series of questions, filling out a form in its entirety, responding in the appropriate area, or entering no more than the maximum entry limit instructed.
You may be deemed ineligible to win a contest if you have already won a contest sponsored by Project-Nerd or any Project-Nerd, LLC entity in the past 60 days. Project-Nerd, LLC staff is not eligible to win prizes. All staff listed as “for hire” or working as “freelance writers” and “freelance artists” for Project-Nerd or any Project-Nerd, LLC entity are ineligible. Immediate family members of all staff and above defined versions of staff are also deemed ineligible for contests sponsored by Project-Nerd or any Project-Nerd, LLC entity.
Prizes must be claimed within three days unless the specific contest or give-away states otherwise. All prizes left unclaimed can then be determined to be awarded to a runner-up or not rewarded by cause of abandonment. In order to receive a prize the winner must provide an email address and in some instances a physical address. A physical address is only asked for in the case that an eligible prize has to be shipped.
Project-Nerd, LLC will never share or sale contestants personal information with any business outside of the Project-Nerd, LLC family. Project-Nerd, LLC and its entities have the right to use the information to inform contestants about future contests and give-away opportunities but also will provide appropriate information for unsubscribing to future notifications.
The Privacy & Legal Page was last updated on July 24, 2016