Privacy Policy

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

As of May 16, 2018

Privacy Policy

The privacy of visitors to https://jessicalevinson.com (“Website”) is very important to Jessica Levinson, MS, RDN, CDN (“Jessica Levinson”). From time to time we may change this Privacy Policy, so please check back in the future as necessary to ensure you’re still comfortable visiting this site.

What Personal Information Do the Websites Collect and How Is This Personal Information Used?

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: The Website may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.

Information We Collect from Others: The Website may receive and store information about you from other sources. For example, if you use a third-party software through the site, they may transfer information to us.

Automatically-Collected Information: The Website automatically collects certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.

Cookies: The Website may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. The Website may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

How Your Information May be Used

The Website may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To create your account, identify you as a user of the Website, and customize the Website for your account;
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;
  • To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To provide you with user support;
  • To track and measure advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

Third-Party Use of Personal Information

The Website may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

  • Google Analytics: This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics. Please refer to Google Analytics’ privacy policy for further information.
  • Mail Chimp: This service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to Mail Chimp’s privacy policy for further information.

At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. If a new service provider is engaged, these terms will be amended accordingly.

Except when required by law, the Website will not sell, distribute, or reveal users’ email addresses or other personal information without their consent. However, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

Anonymous Data

From time to time, the Website may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

Cookies

The Website use cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.

Advertising

Display Ads: The Website may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above.

Retargeting Ads: From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the Website. Advertising space on JessicaLevinson.com  is intended to generate revenue and as such, is labeled either as “advertisement” or denoted within the ad by the label “Mediavine”. Advertisements do not influence the content contained within the site.

Affiliate Program Participation: The Website may engage in affiliate marketing,, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on an link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

Jessica Levinson is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and link to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

Newsletters

On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.

Rights Related to Your Personal Information

Opt-out: You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at jessica@jessicalevinson.com to be removed from our mailing list.

Access: You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to jessica@jessicalevinson.com.

Amend: You may contact us at jessica@jessicalevinson.com to amend or update your personal information.

Forget: In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to jessica@jessicalevinson.com

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Sensitive Personal Information

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Children’s Information

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database then please contact us immediately at jessica@jessicalevinson.com​ and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

FTC Disclosure

From time to time, the Website may post sponsored content from an advertiser. This means that an advertiser, which may be a brand, agency, or influencer network, will contract with Jessica Levinson to create content featuring certain messages or product placement. Pursuant to the FTC’s requirements, all such advertisements on the Website are clearly and conspicuously disclosed.

Even though compensation (e.g., cash, free product, or services) is received for in exchange for this sponsored content placement, Jessica Levinson gives its honest opinion, findings, beliefs, or experiences in such content. All views expressed on the Website are those of the content creator. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or party in question.

Medical Content Disclaimer

The Website may discuss topics related to health, fitness, nutrition, or medicine. This information is not advice and should not be treated as medical advice. The medical information provided on the Website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. The Website makes no representations or warranties in relation to the medical, fitness, or nutrition information on the Website.

You must not rely on the information on the Website as an alternative to advice from your medical professional or healthcare provider. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice, or discontinue medical treatment as a result of any information provided on the Website.

Intellectual Property and Restrictions

All content on the Website is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, and/or other intellectual property rights (which are governed by U.S. and worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions, privacy and publicity laws, and communication regulations and statutes), and are owned and controlled by Jessica Levinson or by third party content providers, merchants, sponsors and licensors (collectively “Providers”) that have licensed their content or the right to market their products and/or services to Jessica Levinson. Content on the Website site is solely for your personal, non-commercial use. You may print a copy of the content and/or information contained herein for your personal, non-commercial use only, but you may not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, and/or exploit the content or information in any way (including by e-mail or other electronic means) for commercial use without the prior written consent of Jessica Levinson. You may request consent by emailing jessica@jessicalevinson.com. Without the prior written consent of Jessica Levinson or the Providers, your modification of the content, use of the content on any other outlet, or use of the content for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial use, violates the rights of Jessica Levinson and/or the Providers and is prohibited. As a condition of your use of the Website, you warrant to Jessica Levinson that you will not use this site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited herein, including without limitation the posting or transmitting of any threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material.

From time to time, the Website will utilize various plugins or widgets to allow sharing of content via social media channels, email, or other methods. Use of these plugins or widgets does not constitute any waiver of Jessica Levinson’s intellectual property rights. Such use is a limited license to republish the content on the approved social media channels, with full credit to Jessica Levinson.

Links

The Website may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are provided for your convenience and information only and, as such, you access them at your own risk. Unless otherwise stated, we have no affiliation with or control over such Linked Sites. Jessica Levinson is not responsible for, and does not endorse, the Linked Sites or their content unless otherwise explicitly stated by us. You may not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site by Jessica Levinson without our written permission.

Jurisdiction

Unless otherwise specified, the content contained on the Website is presented solely for your convenience and/or information. The Website is controlled and operated by Jessica Levinson from its offices in Westchester County, NY. These terms shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, as they are applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within such state. Any action you, any third party or Jessica Levinson brings to enforce these terms or in connection with any matters related to this site, shall be brought only in either the state or federal courts located in and for Westchester County, NY and you expressly consent to the jurisdiction of said courts. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using the Website, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use the Website. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contact Information

At any time, please contact us at Jessica@JessicaLevinson.com for questions related to this Privacy Policy.