Last Updated: August 10, 2017

Metropolitan Chess, Inc. and its affiliates (“MetroChess” or “we”, “us” or “our”) know that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”). By visiting or using MetroChess's website (at www.metrochessla.com, www.mchessapp.com, or www.cachess.com), or by providing MetroChess with any personal information, you agree to the terms and conditions outlined in this Privacy Policy including the collection, use, processing, retention, and disclosures of personal information (together “handling”) described here.


1) Contact information and questions

MetroChess welcomes your comments and concerns regarding the Privacy Policy. If you would like to ask us a question or update, edit, or look at your personal information, please contact us regarding the same.

2) What Does This Privacy Policy Cover?

In your dealings with MetroChess, you may provide us with personal information. Personal information for the purposes of this Privacy Policy means any information about an identifiable individual or business that we collect in relation to the website use. This policy does not apply to the practices of entities that we do not own or control.

3) Collecting Information:

Cookies. We use technologies like cookies to improve, provide, protect and promote our website. You can set your browser to not accept cookies, but this may limit your ability to use the website.

4) With Whom Do We Share The Information?

We may share information as discussed below, but we will not sell it to advertisers or other third-parties.

4.1 Affiliates of MetroChess. MetroChess works with trusted parties and may work with these trusted third parties to provide, protect, improve, and promote our website. The trusted third parties will only use and access your information to perform tasks for MetroChess and will be in compliance with this Privacy Policy.
4.2 Legal Obligations. We may disclose your information to third parties if we determine that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with any law, protect any person from death or serious bodily injury, prevent fraud or abuse of MetroChess or our users, or protect MetroChess's property (e.g. intellectual property) rights.

5) What Do We Do With Your Information?

5.1 For You. Your information helps MetroChess and we may use your information to make the website better for you. We also use your information to deal with your questions, concerns, and complaints related to the website.
5.2 Communication. We may use your information for different types of communications. We may send you non-marketing communications and marketing communications related to our to products and services that MetroChess offers that we think may be of interest to you. You can inform us at any time if you want to unsubscribe from such communications and stop receiving marketing communications. We may also send you email notifications that you requested.
5.3 Anything Else? We may use your information for any other reasonable purposes as allowed by law. Except as specified otherwise, your information submitted to us through the website will be used for the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy or as otherwise discussed in the Terms of Use and the relevant pages of our website.

6) Where Do We Store Your Information?

We may store, use, and/or transmit information in locations around the world, including those outside your country.

7) Security of Your Personal information

MetroChess has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and unauthorized alteration of the information under our control. However, MetroChess cannot guarantee the security of personal information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time.

8) Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy by posting changes on our website or by taking other steps intended to bring the changes to your attention such as providing you with an email or other message about the changes. You can always see our most recent Privacy Policy by visiting www.metrochessla.com. By continuing to use or access the website after the revisions come into effect, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

9) Termination of Service

Notwithstanding the termination or closure of your account with us, the following provisions of this Privacy Policy shall continue to apply to you: 2, 3, 4 (4.1-4.2), 5 (5.1-5.3), 6, 7, 8. To see which clauses are still applicable upon termination in the Terms of Use, refer here.