Launched on March 15, 1999. Headquartered in Toronto, ON, Canada. URBNET's principal business activities are conducted through three operating groups: Online Urban Music/ Lifestyle Magazine, Record Label, and New Media Development.
URBNET.com is committed to protecting the privacy of our users. The following information discloses the privacy practices of URBNET.com and its affiliated web sites. |
What personal information is collected? Registration Information: URBNET.com collects personal information about you during registration and contest entry. This includes basic information such as the your name, age, e-mail address, mailing address, and may also include certain demographic information such as your gender, occupation, income, and education level and certain preference information such as your favorite clothing designer or magazine.
Contests, Surveys and Polls: URBNET.com sponsors online contests, surveys, polls and the like. Participation is voluntary. In conjunction with these, URBNET.com may require that you submit personal information such as basic contact information, such as (name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number) and information about your personal interests, for example (your favorite musical artists, favorite magazine, favorite brand of clothing).
Message Boards: Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily give out personal information on message boards, that information can be collected and used by people you do not know. URBNET.com has no responsibility for anything you voluntarily disclose to others online, and you do so at your own risk. In addition, URBNET.com and/or its service providers reserves the right to edit or remove any information posted on our message boards that it believes is illegal, potentially offensive, inappropriate or otherwise harmful. Moreover, you are solely responsible for anything contained in your message board posts and may be held legally liable for the content of your message, if they violate any law.
Children: Children should always ask for permission from a parent or guardian before sending personal information to anyone online. No information collected from our users who indicate they are under age 13 is used for any marketing or promotional purposes whatsoever. URBNET.com does not share personal information about users who indicate that they are under the age of 13. In addition, URBNET.com will not send any direct e-mail offers to users who indicated that they are under the age of 13.
How is the information used? Generally, URBNET.com collects personal information in order to enhance our relationship with you, to provide you with personalized content and relevant advertising, and to improve the functionality of our site. URBNET.com does not share individually identifiable information with outside parties.
Promotional Emails: URBNET.com and its service providers may use the information we collect about you to send you newsletters, promotional offers, and other information we think you will find valuable. Users may opt out of receiving such future mailings from URBNET.com. Upon request, URBNET.com will remove your personally identifiable information from our database, thereby canceling your registration. To request such a cancellation, please email
Other: URBNET.com may disclose account information in special cases when we believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interfering with the rights or property of URBNET.com, of another user, or of anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. URBNET.com may disclose or access account information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it and for other purposes deemed necessary to maintain, service, and improve our products and services.
How is the information protected? Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, URBNET.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us or from our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive you transmission, we take reasonable steps to ensure its security on our systems.
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