When you visit the Liquipedia website or use the Liquipedia App, Liquid can collect your personal information. Personal information is information that says something about you. For example, what your name is, how old you are, in what country and city you live and what your email address is. Also more technical data can be personal information, such as your IP-address. In this section, we will explain what personal information we collect. We will also explain what we use your personal information for.
Since your privacy is of great importance to us, we will in all situations only collect the personal information that we really need. Information that is not needed by us, will not be collected and used.
Liquid can collect personal information that is voluntarily provided by you. This information can be collected when you register for Liquipedia (via www.tl.net). But we can also get your personal information when you contribute to one of our pages on Liquipedia, or when you contact us with a question. In those cases, we can collect the following personal information:
It is also possible to register to Liquid with your social media account such as Twitter, Twitch and Facebook. You can also link your social media accounts to your already existing Liquid account. If your social media account is linked with Liquipedia, we will collect some personal information from your social media account. This may include profile data, such as name and email address, and activity data, such as pictures, likes and followed pages. The information can be different across the different social media platforms. If you want to know exactly what personal information we collect from your social media account, please read the description we give you before you connect your social media account to Liquipedia.
Liquid can also obtain your personal information from other sources. This can include advertisers, app developers and social media partners. We only collect information from other sources when they have confirmed to us that they are allowed to share that information with us.
Liquid uses your personal information only for the following purposes:
We do not intend to collect and process personal information of minors under 13. Therefore, Liquipedia can only be used by people who are 13 years and older. Liquid does not knowingly collect or store any personal information from minors under 13 in the US, or under any other age threshold in other jurisdictions.
If parents or guardians believe that we have unintentionally collected their children’s personal information or otherwise used their children’s personal information, they may reach out to us via the Contacting Us section.
Moreover, you can control how third parties collect your personal information and what they are doing with your personal information. For that, you should change your preferences directly at these third parties.
Liquid works together with other organisations to make sure Liquipedia is working properly and to provide the best Liquipedia experience to you. Therefore, it is necessary that we share your personal information with these organisations. And sometimes Liquid is obliged to share your personal information with others, for example when we are forced to do so by a judgemental decision.
We share your personal information in the following cases:
Your personal information is safe with us! Liquid has taken a range of organisational and technical security measures to protect your personal information. We have also taken steps to ensure that your personal information is protected from misuse and alteration. Moreover, we always request our partners to take similar security measures to protect your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee the complete security of any personal information that we process.
Liquid Enterprises B.V.
Contact address: Moreelsehoek 354, 3511 EZ, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Global contact info:
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brazilian specific contact info:
Brazilian Data Protection Officer: Murilo Ricci: email@example.com
We have laid down some specific privacy related information for users located in the US, EEA and Brazil below. Please read that information carefully!
California residents have the right to request information on the personal information we disclose to other organisations for the direct marketing purposes of those organisations. We want to let you know that Liquid does not share your personal information with unaffiliated organisations for their own direct marketing purposes. And even if that happens, we will always ask for your consent before we share your personal information with these organisations.
California residents also have the following rights regarding the personal information we collect about you:
For the avoidance of doubt, we do not sell your personal information. If we did, California residents would have the right to opt out of the sale of your personal information, pursuant to the rights granted above.
If at any time you wish to opt out of having your personal information shared with third parties and/or receiving information from Liquid (via e-mail or postal mail) about new products, services, or promotions, please contact us! We will be happy to honour your request.
California residents under the age of 18 have the right to view, correct, or delete personal information provided by you or publicly posted by you. You can file your request by contacting us!
We will be happy to review, update or remove personal information and/or content. After removal, it can happen that residual copies of personal information and/or content may remain in our backup systems. But we will always try to permanently remove your personal information.
We may still keep your personal information to resolve disputes, enforce our user agreement, or comply with legal requirements. In this case, your personal information will be blocked from use for any other purpose.
If you are a resident of one of the EEA-countries, being all the EU-countries, Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland, this section applies to you. In these countries, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) applies, so we must provide you with some extra information.
We only use your personal information if we have a legal reason to do so. We use your personal information for the purposes set out below.
Sometimes we will collect and use your personal information if you have given your consent. For example in the following cases:
We use your personal information when we have a legitimate interest to do so. This includes, for example, processing:
Our interest is to make sure Liquipedia is working properly and is free of errors and crashes. Moreover, we want to give you the best user experience of Liquipedia, by providing a personalised experience.
We process your personal information for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject.
The GDPR gives you more rights than already set out in the “Your Rights”-section above. These extra rights are the following:
For each of the rights described above, you can send your request to us by using the contact details set out in the Contacting Us section above. We will react to your request within four weeks.
We hope that we can satisfy queries you may have about the way we process your personal information. However, if you have unresolved concerns, you can file a complaint with us. In that case, we will try to solve your concerns. If you remain unhappy about our solution, you also have the right to complain to data protection authorities. You can bring the complaint in your member state of residence, place of work or where an alleged infringement of data protection law occurred.
We use servers in the United States to store your personal information. If you are an EEA-resident, this means that your personal information will be transferred from the EEA to the United States. We meet all the GDPR-requirements for international data transfers. We use Standard Contractual Clauses to protect the personal information that is stored in the United States as well as possible. Moreover, we have implemented additional safeguards to optimise the security of your personal information in the United States.
If you are a Brazil resident, Brazilian Law No. 13,709/2018, the General Data Protection Law (“LGPD”) is applicable.
Brazilian residents have extra rights regarding your personal information, namely the following:
If you want to exercise any of your rights, you can contact our Data Protection Officer in Brazil. The contact details can be found in the Contact Us section.
If you are below the age of 12, we need to have consent of one of your parents or guardians to be able to collect and use your personal information. If we do not have the consent, you are not allowed to use Liquipedia.
We try our best to handle your personal information as good and secure as possible. However, if you have unresolved concerns, you can file a complaint with us. In that case, we will try to solve your concerns. If you remain unhappy about our solution, you also have the right to complain to the National Data Protection Authority (ANPD) of Brazil.
We can only collect and use your personal information if we have a legal reason to do so. We only collect and use your personal data in the following events:
We collect and use your personal information on the following
If you are a resident of a country outside the US, the EEA or Brazil, this section applies to you.
Your personal information will be transferred to and stored on servers in the United States or other countries. Liquid always makes sure that your personal information is well secured. If needed, we use Standard Contractual Clauses or other measures that we are obliged to take in your country to protect your personal information as well as possible.
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These cookies allow Liquipedia to remember choices you make (such as the language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personalised features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made on accessibility options (e.g. text size, fonts) and customization. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for, such as watching a video. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
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Version: October 2023.