Dotdesi.com may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. This policy is effective from October 19, 2013.
This policy specifically applies to Personal Information collected on this website from and about you. It does not apply to information collected by domain name registrars or third-parties when you apply to register or apply for a .desi domain name with them. This policy also does not apply to information collected by third-party websites that you access via links on Registry Websites.
By using Registry Websites or services, including for the purpose of registering or reserving a .desi domain name, you consent to the collection, use, processing, and transfer of your Personal Information in accordance with the terms of this policy.
If you are visiting the Registry Website from a country other than the country in which the Registry servers are located, including without limitation visiting from the European Union, your communications with the Registry may result in the transfer of your Registration Information to the public in the form of Whois records across international boundaries; you consent to such transfer.
What we collect from you directly?
We collect information from you when you fill out a form.
When trying to contact us on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your:
You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What we might collect from you indirectly?
When you visit our site, our servers automatically may log certain information including: the type of browser you are using (e.g., Safari, Chrome, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows XP or Mac OS), CPU type, the way you access the Internet (e.g., connection speed through narrowband or broadband access), IP address, other information about your geographic location, and the domain name of your Internet service provider. Our servers may also log header information forwarded by the Internet site you navigated from to reach any Registry Websites. Please note that dotdesi.com does not control the information included in the header by a referring website, which may include search terms and other information about your activities on that site. Our servers may also log information about your activity on Registry Websites, including without limitation the time and date of your visits, the pages you view on any Registry Website, your responses to offerings and advertisements (if any) presented on the Registry Websites, and the searches you perform, including without limitation any WHOIS searches.
Unless you have provided Personal Information directly, for example by registering for updates, dotdesi.com cannot and does not attempt to use log data to identify you personally
What do we use the information for?
Information collected from Dotdesi.com may be used to improve your experience with the website and help us to better understand and respond to your needs.
In addition, your Personal Information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
To send periodic emails informing you of updates to our launch process
To send periodic emails informing you of .desi promotional offerings
To better understand what you think about our .desi top-level domain
The email address you provide may only be used by Desi Networks, LLC to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
What registration information do we collect?
When you submit an application to register a .desi domain name, your registrar will send us the domain name you would like to register or reserve, along with your name (or the name of a Desi Network, LLC approved proxy service), address, phone number, email address, names and contact information for your technical and administrative contacts (if different), expiration date, website hosting IP address, and website host name (collectively, “Registration Information”). Registration Information is included in the .desi Whois database in accordance with ICANN policies and requirements. Registration Information is also associated with your unique Id Number, your Account Information, and your IP Rights Information (if any), even if you register using a Desi Networks, LLC approved proxy service.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Desi Networks, LLC discloses Registration Information to the public in the form of Whois records, as required by ICANN. Desi Networks, LLC does not disclose your credit card information, or other supplemental information used to validate your Account Information to the public in the form of Whois records. Note that if you use a Desi Networks, LLC approved proxy service, the name of that proxy service rather than your name will appear in the Whois records. Desi Networks, LLC may disclose other Personal Information or IP Rights Information to fulfill your requests for products and services, to respond to your inquiries, to third parties as necessary to deliver services associated with operating a website in the .desi top-level domain (including without limitation to security scanning service providers) or in furtherance of our Sunrise policies including the auction rules, and to personalize the content and advertisements you see.
Desi Networks, LLC does not share your sensitive information, Personal Information, Account Information, IP Rights Information, or Registration Information with third parties without your affirmative consent unless it is: (i) necessary to fulfill a transaction or provide information you have requested; (ii) as required by law or necessary to respond to legal process; (iii) in circumstances in which Desi Networks, LLC believes that its Registry Websites or services, or that websites operating in the .desi TLD, are being used in the commission of a crime; (iv) when Desi Networks, LLC has a good faith belief that there is an emergency that poses a threat to your safety or the safety of another person; or (v) as necessary to establish, assert, defend, or protect our rights or property.
What happens in case of change of ownership?
If Desi Network, LLC’s ownership changes as a result of a merger, acquisition or transfer to another company, your Personal Information may be transferred. If that transfer will result in a material change in the use of your Personal Information, Desi Networks, LLC will notify you and give you the opportunity to decline to permit such a transfer.