DOCH Privacy Policy

Last Modified: 15’th January, 2020

Our website address is: https://doch.news, which may also be also referred to as, DOCH.

Who Are We?
We’re a self-funded online entity. Our fundamental principles are, to educate and promote fair, honest dealings and treatment, for all igaming affiliates, by affiliate programs they partner.

Personal Data We Collect and Why?
Member registration, this includes: name; DOB; email address; IP address; Country of residence; and personal account preferences. We also use Cookies. This is our Cookie Policy. From time to time, we maybe asked to intervene, or otherwise mediate for, individual member’s. In this instance, we require an individual’s signed digital (click-wrap) consent, and also an email of introduction sent to a program advising them, that DOCH and or one (1) of its indentured servants, will be mediating on behalf of the affiliate. Both of these actions are mandatory, and must be fulfilled before DOCH will enter into mediation on behalf of any DOCH member. Before any mediation is commenced. We may require the affiliate’s account identification used at the affiliate program, to identify this person, as the legitimate account holder.

Mediation for non-verified members, is not offered by DOCH.

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Website Media
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact Forms
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded Content from other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These 3rd party websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Google Analytics
Our site uses analytics to understand the metrics of traffic visiting our website(s). Information acquired by the use of this tracking data is stored by Google. Information about Google policy is available at: Google Policies.

Retention of Personal Data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Rights to and About Personal Data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where Your Data is Sent
Visitor comments and or member registrations may be checked through an automated spam detection service. This 3rd party service is provided by Automattic. This is their statement of Privacy.

DOCH Contact Information
Any concerns about data related issues, can be submitted to us, via the following: Contact DOCH.