Certain transactions and services offered while visiting Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites may be processed or provided by other entities under contract with Boyd Gaming Corporation, even though it appears that you may not have left the Boyd Gaming Corporation web site. The other entities that process transactions or provide services through Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites include, but are not limited to: (1) Synxis.com (hotel reservations); (2) UNLVtickets.com (show & event ticketing); (3) eCOMpal.com (online shopping cart); (collectively, "other entities").
II. INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
When you use the Internet, your web browser or client software may transmit certain information to the servers that host the web sites you visit. The information may include the unique number assigned to your server or Internet connection, the capabilities and features of your computer, your geographic location, and your movement within and interaction with the web site, including what pages you look at and what information you download. When you visit Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites, Boyd Gaming Corporation servers collect such information. Boyd Gaming Corporation uses this information to generate aggregate statistics about visitors to Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites.
Personally Identifying Information
Boyd Gaming Corporation only collects personal information that you voluntarily provide to us or voluntarily provide to other entities who share that information with us. "Personal Information" is information through which you can be identified. The Personal Information that Boyd Gaming Corporation collects through Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites or obtains from its other entities depends on the nature of your online activity, such as whether you make reservations, plan a meeting, sign up for Email List, sign up for a players card, sign up for Bowling League, participate in Online Contests, apply for employment online, make purchases online or request a brochure. Personal Information that Boyd Gaming Corporation may collect from you directly or through other entities, includes your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number(s), fax number, birth date, gender, credit card information, purchase and reservation information and other information that you voluntarily provide. The Personal Information is collected by e-mail, through online forms, and through your activities on Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites.
III. HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Boyd Gaming Corporation may use the information collected by us or other entities: (1) for marketing purposes, including, but not limited to, notifying you of special promotions, offers and events at any of our properties; (2) to process and fulfill reservations and make a record of reservations; (3) to enable us to contact you for confirmation or customer service after reservations and purchases are made or after you sign up for or participate in certain activities; (4) to respond to inquiries, complaints and other communications; (5) to cross-reference with other Personal Information that we have acquired about you or may acquire about you through other sources; and (6) for profiling or demographic purposes.
IV. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
V. CHOICE REGARDING PROVIDING INFORMATION
General information is collected whenever you browse Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites. The Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites do not provide any means for opting out of providing general information when you browse Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites. An example of general information would be noting the domain name of the web site from which you linked to our site or advertisement.
You can browse Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites without providing any Personal Information. However, providing Personal Information is required to use some of the services offered through the Boyd Gaming Corporation web sites, including, but not limited to, making hotel reservations, making purchases, requesting information and participating in sweepstakes.
You can opt out of receiving certain communications and offers. Opt out options will be indicated when they are available.
The general or Personal Information collected through Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites or provided by other entities is not currently accessible to you, except that confirmation is provided for some transactions and services, such as reservations and purchases.
General Information and Personal Information collected by Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites is stored on secure servers. The secure servers are protected by firewalls and other standard security procedures. The secure servers are not generally accessible by unauthorized third parties, but could become accessible in the event of a security breach.
VIII. AGE RESTRICTIONS AND THE CHILDREN'S ONLINE PRIVACY PROECTION ACT
Pursuant to law, persons under the age of twenty-one (21) are not permitted to gamble in casinos and are not permitted to loiter in the gaming areas of any Boyd Gaming Corporation properties. Similarly, Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites are general audience sites intended for persons over the age of 21. Accordingly, the provisions of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act do not apply to Boyd Gaming Corporation Web Sites.