Privacy Policy

SeedingVR LLC, a Delaware company doing business as "SeedingU" brings together prospective investors and companies seeking capital. On this website (the "Portal") companies seeking growth equity can post information about their business. Whether you are a prospective investor, company seeking capital, casual visitor or registered user of the Portal, your use of the Portal is governed by the SeedingU Terms of Use, as well as this Privacy Policy and other operating rules, minimum qualifications and cautions posted throughout the Portal or presented to you individually during the course of your use of the Portal (collectively, the "Agreement").

Changes to Our Privacy Policy
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to this page. You should review this Privacy Policy regularly for changes. You can determine if changes have been made by checking the Effective Date below. Your continued use of our Site following the posting of any changes to this Privacy Policy means you consent to such changes.

Collection and Use of Personal Information
SeedingU collects and stores the following personal information from you about yourself and your company on a voluntary basis:

  • Contact Information such as name, email address, and zip code
  • Unique Identifiers such as user name, account number, password
  • Information about the legal and financial status of your company
  • Professional biography
  • Social media links for your company
  • Information that you provide in your user profile
  • Any other information that you voluntarily share with us or others through our website

As is true of most websites, the Portal may automatically gather information about your computer such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system. Other pieces of visitor information may be collected on an aggregated or individual basis through the use of third-party website analytics services such as those provided by Google. The privacy and other terms of those third-parties will apply.
If you engage in a transaction with a company seeking investment on the Portal, information from third-party data sources may be gathered by SeedingU, its vendors and the issuers of securities for the purposes of legal compliance, due diligence and to complete the transaction.

Opt out of certain cookies tracking: The Site uses tools to facilitate the collection of information. For example, the Site uses Google Analytics, if you wish to disable Google Analytics from all websites you visit (not limited to this Site), you can follow this link. Please contact us if you wish to opt out of any of the tools we use. Please note, we reserve the right to add more tools or disable tools and will update this Privacy Policy to reflect these changes. Your request to disable or your disabling of tools may limit your ability to access and utilize the Site.

Information Sharing
SeedingU will share your personal information with third parties in the ways that are described in this Privacy Policy and elsewhere on the SeedingU website.
Specifically, the information that you enter about the company, including without limitation fundraising goal, legal and financial status, biographies, pitches and summaries. Except as necessary to provide contact information and biographies, we strongly recommend that you only enter only company information.
We may provide your information to our partners and affiliates for marketing purposes.
We may provide your account and company information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as broker-dealer oversight, payment processing and offering customer service. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
In the course of operating the Portal, SeedingU and its affiliates and partners may also disclose your personal information:

  • As required by law such as to comply with a subpoena, administrative order or similar legal process
  • When we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, respond to a government request or pursuant to a demand under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and other intellectual property laws
  • Related to due diligence for a fundraising event
  • If SeedingU is involved in an merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our website of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information
  • To any other third party with your prior consent to do so

Any information that you post to public areas of the Portal will, of course, be accessible to the public and due to the nature and technology of the Internet will continue to be available even after you delete the information from public posting.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
The Portal may use cookies, for example, to keep track of your preferences and profile information. Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personal information.
The Portal uses third-parties to place cookies on your computer to collect non-personally identifiable information to compile aggregated statistics for us about visitors to the Portal, including without limitation Google web services.

Links to Other Web Sites
The Portal includes links to other websites whose privacy practices may differ from those of SeedingU. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement and terms of use of any website you visit.

Security
The security of your personal information is important to SeedingU. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at the information provided at the end of this Privacy Policy or elsewhere on the Portal.

Additional Policy Information
Our website offers publicly accessible comment pages and forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be viewed, read, collected, and used by others.

Updating/Accessing/Amending/Correcting Personally Identifiable Information
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may [correct, update, amend, delete/remove or deactivate it] by emailing our Customer Support department at the information provided at the end of this Privacy Policy or elsewhere on the Portal.

Children Prohibited from Using Portal
SeedingU does not seek to collect any information from children under the age of 13 and requests that such individuals do not use this site. If any child provides us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian may notify us and such information will be deleted from our records.

Data Retention
SeedingU and its partners will retain your information for as long as your account is active, as needed to provide you services and longer as required by applicable law. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at the information provided at the end of this Privacy Policy or elsewhere on the Portal. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.