Disclaimer, Intellectual Property, Cookies

Personal GOLD strives to be a leading innovator in the health and fitness industry, while also placing top importance on your privacy. Below you will find our General Disclaimer, Intellectual Property, and Cookies Policy. For Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, iOS EULA, click below. 


General Disclaimer

Personal Gold, Inc. provides sleep, nutrition, and exercise advice through its website and app products for the purpose of improving human performance. This advice is not medical advice, nor should be taken as medical advice in any way. Personal Gold, Inc. strongly recommends that you consult with your physician before beginning any sleep, nutrition, or exercise program.

Personal Gold, Inc. is not a licensed medical care provider and represents that it has no expertise in diagnosing, examining, or treating medical conditions of any kind, or in determining the effect of any specific exercise on a medical condition.

You should understand that when participating in any exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise or exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge Personal Gold, Inc. from any and all claims or causes of action.


Intellectual Property

Personal GOLD's innovation is embodied in its Intellectual Property, including Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights. To learn more about Personal GOLD's Intellectual Property policies, please read below.

1. Patents

A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a sovereign state or intergovernmental organization to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time in exchange for detailed public disclosure of an invention. An invention is a solution to a specific technological problem and is a product or a process.

Personal GOLD's Patents

The core functionality and utility of the Personal GOLD software has obtained patent-pending status from the United States Patent and Trademark Office which spans from March 2018 to current. 

2. Trademarks

A trademark can be a word, phrase, symbol, or design that distinguishes the source of the goods or services. Also, as trade dress, it can be the appearance of a product or its packaging, including size, shape, color, texture, graphics, and appearance (e.g, retail store or website).

When using the marks in publications that will be distributed only in the United States, include the appropriate ™, ℠, or ® symbol on first use. For publications that will be distributed outside the United States, do not include trademark symbols. Instead use the appropriate trademark attribution notice, for example: Mac and macOS are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

Personal GOLD's Trademarks

Personal GOLD™  Downloadable and Non-Downloadable Software, and publications for health and fitness advice. 

Application software for mobile phones, portable media players, handheld computers, and other electronic devices, namely, software for planning, scheduling, tracking, sending, viewing, and storing information about a person's health and fitness and for providing information and guidance on health and fitness and physical training, and personal health and fitness motivation, and providing a personalized health and fitness training program; downloadable electronic programs and computer software platforms that may be accessed via the internet, mobile phones, smart phones, tablet computers, computers and other wireless devices for planning, scheduling, tracking, sending, viewing, and storing information about a person's health, fitness and athletic training and providing a personalized training program for health and fitness and athletic training

Software as a service, namely software for planning, scheduling, tracking, sending, viewing, and storing information about a person's health and fitness and for providing information and guidance on health and fitness and physical training, and personal health and fitness motivation, and providing a personalized fitness training program; non-downloadable software for the purpose of online coaching, health and fitness information and support; health and fitness training, and providing advice and motivation for personal health and fitness and for athletic training

Providing a website featuring primarily non-downloadable publications in the nature of e-books, tutorials, newsletters and brochures in the field of health, fitness and athletic training and performance, and personal motivation for improved health, fitness and athletic training

Data not Drugs™ Non-Downloadable Software for health and fitness advice. 

Software as a service, namely software for planning, scheduling, tracking, sending, viewing, and storing information about a person's health and fitness and for providing information and guidance on health and fitness and physical training, and personal health and fitness motivation, and providing a personalized fitness training program; non-downloadable software for the purpose of online coaching, health and fitness information and support; health and fitness training, and providing advice and motivation for personal health and fitness and for athletic training

3. Copyrights

Copyright is a legal right created by the law of a country that grants the creator of an original work exclusive rights for its use and distribution. This is usually only for a limited time. The exclusive rights are not absolute but limited by limitations and exceptions to copyright law, including fair use.

Personal GOLD Copyrights

The following Intellectual Property of Personal GOLD have been submitted to Copyright.gov for copyright protection: All code and designs of the Personal GOLD Downloadable, Non-Downloadable, Software and Core Publications.

4. Protected Olympic Marks

Reference to any protected International Olympic Committee Trademarks, Logos, or Copyrights on the Personal GOLD website, downloadable software, or non-downloadable software fall within permissible usage in the following manner:

1. Historical documentation and description of Personal GOLD helping athletes win Olympic medals at the 2012 London Olympics and referencing their personal property (Olympic medals, Olympic medal-winning).

2. Using the term 'Olympian or Olympic athlete' to describe founders or advisors that were members of Olympic teams or alternates on Olympic teams. 

Neither of these references constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof of Personal GOLD by the International Olympic Committee, and all references outside the above permissible usage are protected by the International Olympic Committee.

Personal GOLD, Inc. has no affiliation with the feature documentary film 'Personal Gold, An Underdog Story' and any display or mention of protected International Olympic Committee Olympic marks fall under 'Fair Use Policy' detailed in the opinion letter by Donaldson Callif, 400 South Beverly Drive, Ste 400, Beverly Hills, CA. 90212. 

5. Other Third Party Marks 

All third party trademarks referenced by Personal GOLD website and software whether in logo form, name form or product form, or otherwise remain the property of their respective holders, and are used by us only to refer to the contextual use of the development of software and other technology and products utilizing health and fitness advice and supporting third party solutions. Our use of these trademarks in no way indicates any relationship between Personal GOLD, Inc. and the holders of these trademarks. Rather, any usage of third party trademarks by us is to refer to such products is considered nominative fair use under trademark law.


Cookie Policy

We use cookies to help us improve your experience of our website, http://personal.gold. This cookie policy is part of our privacy policy, and covers the use of cookies between your device and our site. We also provide basic information on third-party services we may use on our website, who may also use cookies as part of their service, though they are not covered by our policy.

If you do not wish to accept cookies from us, you should instruct your browser to refuse cookies from our website, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired content and services.

At our discretion, we may change our privacy policy at any time. Any changes will be reflected here, so we encourage you to visit this page regularly. We will also notify our registered users of updates to our policy. Your continued use of this site after any changes to this policy will be regarded as acceptance of our cookie practices as described.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website stores on your device when you visit, typically containing information about the website itself, a unique identification number that allows the website to recognise your web browser when you return, additional data that serves the purpose of the cookie, and the lifespan of the cookie itself.

Cookies are used to enable certain features (eg. logging in), to track site usage (eg. analytics), to store your user settings (eg. timezone, notification preferences), and to personalise your content (eg. advertising, language).

Cookies set by the website you are visiting are normally referred to as “first-party cookies”, and typically only track your activity on that particular site. Cookies set by other sites and companies (ie. third parties) are called “third-party cookies”, and can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service.

Types of cookies and how we use them

Essential cookies

Essential cookies are crucial to your experience of a website, enabling core features like user logins, account management, shopping carts and payment processing. We use essential cookies to enable certain functions on our website.

Performance cookies

Performance cookies are used in the tracking of how you use a website during your visit, without collecting personal information about you. Typically, this information is anonymous and aggregated with information tracked across all site users, to help companies understand visitor usage patterns, identify and diagnose problems or errors their users may encounter, and make better strategic decisions in improving their audience’s overall website experience. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. We use performance cookies on our site.

Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies are used in collecting information about your device and any settings you may configure on the website you’re visiting (like language and timezone settings). With this information, websites can provide you with customised, enhanced or optimised content and services. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party service. We use functionality cookies for selected features on our site.

Targeting/advertising cookies

Targeting/advertising cookies are used in determining what promotional content is more relevant and appropriate to you and your interests. Websites may use them to deliver targeted advertising or to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. This helps companies improve the effectiveness of their campaigns and the quality of content presented to you. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. Targeting/advertising cookies set by third-parties may be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. We use targeting/advertising cookies on our site.

Third-party cookies on our site

We may employ third-party companies and individuals on our websites — for example, analytics providers and content partners. We grant these third parties access to selected information to perform specific tasks on our behalf. They may also set third-party cookies in order to deliver the services they are providing. Third-party cookies can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. As we have no control over third-party cookies, they are not covered by Personal Gold, Inc.'s cookie policy.

Our third-party privacy promise

We review the privacy policies of all our third-party providers before enlisting their services to ensure their practices align with ours. We will never knowingly include third-party services that compromise or violate the privacy of our users.

How you can control or opt out of cookies

If you do not wish to accept cookies from us, you can instruct your browser to refuse cookies from our website. Most browsers are configured to accept cookies by default, but you can update these settings to either refuse cookies altogether, or to notify you when a website is trying to set or update a cookie. If you browse websites from multiple devices, you may need to update your settings on each individual device.

Although some cookies can be blocked with little impact on your experience of a website, blocking all cookies may mean you are unable to access certain features and content across the sites you visit.


Contact

For any questions about the above policies, please feel free to contact us.