Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

Terms of Use

If you visit kitchenscoop.com, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. By using kitchenscoop.com, you are verifying you are at least 13 years old.

Privacy

Please review our Privacy Notice below, which also governs your visit to kitchenscoop.com, to understand our practices.

Electronic Communications

When you visit kitchenscoop.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Copyright

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Kitchen Scoop, LLC or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Kitchen Scoop, LLC and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

License and Site Access

Kitchen Scoop grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Kitchen Scoop.

Our Advertising Policies

Kitchen Scoop accepts sponsorship in the form of display advertising on our site. If and when any products are mentioned or reviewed in the editorial portion of this site, we will not accept any compensation unless formally disclosed on the site as "paid" or "sponsored" content.

All opinions and evaluations of recipes or products are the unbiased opinion of the authors. Kitchen Scoop does accept products, gratis, from manufacturers for review and evaluation purposes. We will not accept compensation for these reviews. Such products will be donated to worthy causes after said review.

Reviews, Comments, Communications, and Other Content

Visitors may post comments, in the form of suggestions, ideas, questions, opinions or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. Kitchen Scoop reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, and regularly reviews posted content.

Copyright Complaints

Kitchen Scoop respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement please contact us at tellus@kitchenscoop.com.

Privacy Policy

Updated 11/06/09.

Kitchen Scoop is committed to maintaining the privacy and protection of your personal information when you visit this website. This policy outlines what information is collected when you visit the website, and how we use that information. When you continue to visit this site, you are consenting to the practices described in this policy.

The information we gather falls into two categories: information you supply when you sign up to receive emails, newsletters or leave comments on the site, and tracking information collected as you navigate through the site.

Information Collected When Leaving Comments

When you leave comments on Kitchen Scoop, you are required to provide your name (or a "pen name"), and you have the option of providing your blog or website URL. This information becomes a permanent part of the website when you provide it with a comment, and can be seen by other visitors to the site. (You are also required to provide your email address, but this information is visible only to the author of this site.)

Information Collected Through Tracking Software

All websites that collect traffic data have the ability to monitor visitor information such as IP addresses, browser type, operating system, location, date/time of visit, and information about which areas of the site are visited. We monitor such information via Google Analytics, but do not store it in permanent files or attempt to link it to individual site visitors. Please see Google’s privacy statement.

Information Collected by Third Party Websites or Advertisers

Links to third-party Web sites may be provided solely for your information and convenience, or to provide additional information for various other goods and services. If you use these links, you will leave our Site. This Privacy Statement does not cover the information practices of those Web sites linked to our Site, nor do we control their content or privacy policies. We suggest that you carefully review the privacy policies of each site you visit.

Information collected by Amazon.com

Please see Amazon's privacy statement.

Changes to This Policy

We reserve the right to update or change this privacy policy at any time. Any such change, modification, or addition to the privacy policy on Kitchen Scoop will become effective immediately upon posting on the site.

Contacting Kitchen Scoop Regarding This Policy

If you have any questions about this policy please email us at tellus@kitchenscoop.com.