Terms may be changed any time at their discretion, without notice to the user


Service: Merriam-Webster
Status: APPROVED
Changes: 5
Source: link
Author: Agnes de Lion Staff


We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. Please take a look at the Effective Date at the top of this page to see when this Privacy Policy was last revised. Amended terms that materially impact or modify your privacy rights take effect 30 days after they are initially posted on the site.


Comments:
On 2021-02-09 20:37:52 UTC, Dr_Jeff Staff wrote:

CHANGES REQUESTED
Although there is a 30-day space in between, nowhere in the excerpt is it mentioned that the users shall be notified. Tbh I'm not sure what case is appropriate :s

On 2021-02-09 21:32:02 UTC, Agnes de Lion Staff wrote:

I agree, it isn't clear whether a notice is posted in the homepage of the site or only the date is changed in the privacy policy. Since it's ambiguous they may not notify at all, so I switch to case 121.

On 2021-02-09 21:44:56 UTC, Dr_Jeff Staff wrote:

APPROVED
No comment given



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Version 1: 2021-02-09 21:44:56 UTC by Dr_Jeff Staff

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Version 2: 2021-02-09 21:32:16 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

Previous Title: When the service wants to make a material change to its Privacy Policy, users are notified 30 days in advance

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Version 3: 2021-02-09 20:37:52 UTC by Dr_Jeff Staff

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Version 4: 2021-01-26 19:55:27 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

Previous Title: When the service wants to make a material change to its terms, users are notified at least 30 days in advance

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Version 5: 2021-01-26 19:55:02 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

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