Privacy Policy

Effective Date: October 30, 2018

Welcome to H Labs, LLC dba ellie ("ellie," "we," "us" or "our"). ellie provides a group communication platform where users create, find, join groups and create and consume content.

This Privacy Policy applies to ellie’s mobile applications, mobile services, websites, and any software provided on or in connection with ellie services (collectively, the "Services") and other interactions (e.g., customer service inquiries, user conferences, etc.) you may have with ellie. If you do not agree with the terms, do not access or use the Services or any other aspect of ellie’s business.

ellie is a public application and you should only post information that you’re comfortable sharing with other users of the Service. You may post content, comments, photos, links and other materials and information to the Service (“User Content"). However, this means that other Users may search for, see, use, or share any of your User Content that you make publicly available through the Service, consistent with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. Fellow members of your private groups will have access to your User Content. Your group administrator decides whether a group is public or private. You can leave a group at any time.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any third party applications or software that integrate with the Services through the ellie platform (“Third Party Services”). If you have any questions about specific group settings and privacy practices, please contact the Administrator whose group you use. If you have received an invitation to join a group but have not yet created an account, you should request assistance from the group administrator that sent the invitation


We collect the following types of information (collectively, “User Data”).

Generally, no one is under a statutory or contractual obligation to provide any User Data, User Content or Other Information (collectively, “Information”). However, certain Information is collected automatically and, if some Information, such as group setup details, is not provided, we may be unable to provide the Services.


User Data will be used by ellie in accordance with User’s instructions and User’s use of Services functionality, and as required by applicable law. ellie is a processor of User Data and the group administrator is the controller. The group administrator may, for example, use the Services to grant and remove access to a group, assign roles and configure settings, access, modify, export, share and remove User Data and otherwise apply its policies to the Services. ellie uses Other Information in furtherance of our legitimate interests in operating our Services and business. More specifically, ellie uses “Other Information”, as set forth below:

If Information is aggregated or de-identified so it is no longer reasonably associated with an identified or identifiable natural person, ellie may use it for any business purpose. To the extent Information is associated with an identified or identifiable natural person and is protected as personal data under applicable data protection law, it is referred to in this Privacy Policy as “Personal Data.”

By using the Service, you irrevocably grant all such rights and permissions in or relating to User Data to enable ellie and its Affiliates to use your User Data as set forth herein.


How we may share your User Data

Parties with whom you may choose to share your User Content:



6. AGE LIMITS; an app for adults

ellie is an app for parents ages 18 or over. ellie does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 18 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Service. The Service and its content are not directed at children. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from from anyone under the age of 18 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. By using or signing up for the Services, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a user under 18, please contact us at


We are not responsible for the practices employed by any websites or services linked to or from our Service, including the information or content contained within them. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Service to another website or service, our Privacy Policy does not apply to those third-party websites or services. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link on our website, are subject to that third party's own rules and policies. In addition, you agree that we are not responsible and do not have control over any third-parties that you authorize to access your User Data. If you are using a third-party website or service and you allow them to access your User Data you do so at your own risk.

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Most of our Services are hosted in the United States. If you are accessing our Services from outside of the United States, where laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure differ from United States laws, please be advised that your continued use of our Services will be governed by United States law, this Privacy Policy, and any other terms applicable to our Services. User Data may be transferred to, processed in, and held in countries other than the one in which you reside (including the United States) and which the European Union and other jurisdictions have deemed do not provide "adequate" protection for personal information. If you are located in a country outside the United States and voluntarily submit User Information to us, you thereby consent to the general use of such information as provided in this Privacy Policy and to the transfer of that User Data to, or storage of that information in, the United States or other locations in which information is stored.

Identifying The Data Controller And Processor

Data protection law in certain jurisdictions differentiates between the “controller” and “processor” of information. In general, the Authorized User the controller of User Content. In general, ellie is the processor of User Content and the controller of Other Information.


If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the Service, please contact us at


ellie may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances. We may inform you of such change via email or by posting a notice in this Privacy Policy or on any of our sites, depending upon the significance of the change. Your continued use of ellie or the Service after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification.