Privacy Statement and Legal Disclaimers

I.          Use of this Website

Your access and use of the Kentucky Lottery Corporation (“KLC”) website is subject to the terms and conditions set out below and all applicable laws. By accessing and using this site, you accept these terms without limitation or qualification.

II.        Disclaimer

While the KLC uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information on this website, errors or omissions may occur. The KLC makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of the information provided on this website. The information provided on this website is provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchant ability and fitness for a particular purpose. The KLC does not warrant that the functions necessary to access the information provided on this website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. The KLC does not warrant or guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to this website. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence by act or omission, shall the KLC be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the information provided on this website.

III.       Disclaimer Regarding Links to Other Websites

This site may contain hypertexts or links to other websites that are not owned, operated, controlled or reviewed by the KLC. When you link to one of these sites, you are no longer on the KLC website and this privacy statement will not apply. Upon linking to a new a non-affiliated or non-sponsored site, you will be subject to the privacy policies of such new website. The KLC is not responsible for the contents of any third party site to which a link is provided. The KLC does not endorse any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information or content provided on any third party website. The KLC specifically disclaims any and all liability from any and all damages that may result from accessing a third party site to which a link is provided. 

IV.       Privacy Statement

            A.         Cookies

The KLC website utilizes technology known as “ cookies.” A website cookie is a small text file that a web server places on a user’s computer. When accessing a cookie, a web server reads information that originally wrote in the cookie, but it is unable to determine any personal information about the user. You can set your browser to warn you when placement of a cookie is requested, and decide whether or not to accept it. By rejecting a cookie, some features or services available on the site may not function properly. 

The KLC uses cookies to gather precise data regarding the number of unique visitors to this website and the where the users are located. This data is used by the KLC in making decisions regarding the use of its website as a promotions, marketing and sales tool. Cookie technology is also used by the KLC to change promotional messages for regular visitors to the website. The KLC will utilize cookie information only for operational purposes, and not for gathering specific information on visitors or to gather information to send unsolicited e-mail messages to visitors. E-mail message pushes will be issued only to persons who have registered in the Player’s Fun Club who have given their express permission to receive such e-mail messages. The KLC will not sell cookie information to third parties. 

            B.        Information Collected and how it is Used

Like most websites, the KLC’s website collects two types of information from website users: anonymous information and personal information. “Anonymous information” refers to data that cannot be linked a specific individual. KLC web servers log user hits, visits, sessions and service provider information. The statistics are compiled into website traffic reports, which help the KLC understand, anticipate and respond to user behavior, and contributes to a better overall experience for website users.

            C.        Personal Information

“Personal information” refers to data regarding a specific individual. The KLC will not collect any personal information about you unless you provide it voluntarily. If you do not want your personal information collected, please do not submit it to us. The only way we can obtain your personal information is if you submit through one our interactive forms or send us a general inquiry or feedback. For example, if a user wishes to join the Player’s Fun Club, contact information will be requested. Also, from time to time, our site requests information from users regarding surveys, promotions or contests. Participation in these surveys, promotions or contests is completely voluntary, and the user has a choice whether or not to disclose the information required for participation. Information requested may include contact information, such as name, address, telephone number and e-mail address, and demographic information, such as zip code, age, gender and product preferences. The requested information may be used to notify winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring and/or improving the use and satisfaction of this site or KLC products. Personal information will be used by employees of the KLC only on a need-to-know basis. The KLC will not release personal information to third parties except as required by the Kentucky open records law, found at KRS 61.870 – KRS 61.884, or as required by subpoena or order of a court of competent jurisdiction. 

V.        Privacy Policy

The KLC respects the privacy of personal information gathered from the use of this website, and takes appropriate steps to protect personal information from public disclosure. 

VI.       RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF WEBSITE MATERIALS

            The KLC maintains this website to provide information and communication. You may download material displayed on this site for non-commercial personal use only, provided that you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials. You may not, however, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost or use the contents of this site for public or commercial purposes, including the text, images, audio and video without the express written permission of the KLC. 

VII.     Contact Information

If you have questions about the KLC’s privacy statement and legal disclaimers, you should contact:

Kentucky Lottery Corporation
Legal Department
1011 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 560-1500
or
E-mail: CUSTSRVS@KYLOTTERY.COM