DropCap is dedicated to protecting the privacy of our publishing partners and customers who visit our site and use our services.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email, by signing up for our services, or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to provide services associated with our business, including, but not limited to providing a platform for authors and publishers to market their foreign language rights and for rights buyers to discover those rights). We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill our services (e.g. providing your information to a third-party licensing rights to one of your titles). We may from time to time inform you of services offered by our partners, publishers and affiliates, but we will not provide them your contact information.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contact from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
In order to use this website, a user must first complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give certain information about yourself, your business, your books (if you’re a rights seller), your acquisition preferences (if you’re a rights buyer) and other information that makes it possible for us to provide our services to you.
Use of our Rights Database
If you are a seller or buyer of foreign language rights, you will be logging into a secure area on DropCap.com and/or TranslationRights.com and may have access to information about the books of rights sellers as well as the company information about rights buyers. We can only provide these services to you by collecting data. Use of our system means that you have consented to our limited use of your information.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the Web page.
We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the book genre interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
We may share some of your information with book publishing partners with whom you are licensing title(s) to or from. We also use shipping companies and a credit card processor. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes beyond filling your order.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.