Last Updated on October 1, 2013
Information Collected About You
Company collects Personal Information about you whenever you voluntarily provide it to us through the Website or by other methods. “Personal Information” includes information that identifies you personally, such as your name, your employer's name, email address, mailing address, office and home telephone numbers and fax numbers.
Company also collects or logs non-personal information about you and your use of the Website when you visit the Website (“Log Data”). This Log Data includes your Internet Protocol ("IP") address, your domain name, the pages of the Website you visit and other statistics. Company may use this Log Data to monitor and analyze use of the Website, including, without limitation, to monitor the Website for any unauthorized activities, for technical administration, to increase functionality and user-friendliness, and to better tailor the use of the Website. Company may also use Log Data in connection with Personal Information. Examples of such use would be to contact you regarding technical problems that Company may see you are experiencing or in connection with Company’s efforts to cease any unauthorized activities. Company may also aggregate, analyze and evaluate such information.
Company may use the information collected about you to:
- manage your account and provide you with customer support;
- process payments made by you;
- perform research and analysis about your use of, or interest in, Company’s Website, the Products and/or content offered by others;
- communicate with you by e-mail, postal mail, telephone and/or mobile devices or send newsletters about products or services that may be of interest to you either from Company, its affiliated companies or other third parties;
- develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests on our site and other sites;
- enforce Company’s terms and conditions;
- publicly-display comments, ratings and reviews and other content provided by you (if applicable); and
- perform other functions or provide certain services described to you at the time of data collection.
Your Personal Information
Limit the Personal Data You Provide. You can use a portion of the Website without providing any Personal Information. However, if you choose not to provide any Personal Information or limit the Personal Information you provide, you may not be able to use certain Website functionality.
Opt-Out. When you supply Company with Personal Information, from time-to-time, in Company’s discretion, you may be asked to indicate whether you are interested in receiving information from us about special offers in connection with the Website. Unless you opt-out of receiving such communications, Company may, from time to time, send you marketing communications.
At any time, you can choose to no longer receive commercial or promotional emails from us by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, in any promotional email Company sends, you may be given the opportunity to opt out of receiving such messages in the future by clicking on the link at the bottom of the email that says "unsubscribe." It may take up to 10 days for us to process an opt-out request
Even if you have unsubscribed from receiving promotional emails from Company, Company may send you other types of important email communications without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them. These may include customer service announcements, administrative notices and updates regarding the Website, the Services and/or the Products.
Please note that changing information in your account or opting out of receiving promotional email communications will affect only future communications from Company. Opting out from receiving promotional or advertising materials in connection with this Website also does not affect your receipt of any other materials from Company in connection with any other Website operated and/or owned by Company and/or its affiliates.
Changing or Deleting Your Personal Information. If you have an account with Company, you may notify Company of any changes you want to make to your Personal Information. You may also be able to review, update, correct or delete the Personal Information in your profile by changing the applicable information in your account settings, if your account is accessible on the Website. Keep in mind, however, that even if you delete information from your profile, Company may retain your Personal Information in conformance with Company’s data retention policy and there may be residual Personal Information that remains within Company’s databases, access logs, and other records.
- Affiliated Companies: Company may share your Personal Information with its affiliated businesses to provide you with marketing or promotional materials.
- Third-party Service Providers: Company may utilize other companies and individuals to perform certain functions on its behalf and to assist Company with providing services. Examples include processing credit card payments, providing customer service and analyzing data.
Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement. Company will disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as Company in good faith believes necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), to comply with applicable laws, to protect the property and rights of company, you or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity Company may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, any illegal, unethical or legally actionable activity.
Like most websites, this Website makes use of "cookies." Cookies are pieces of information that a website either transfers to your computer's hard drive or stores temporarily in your computer's memory for record-keeping purposes. Company does not save personal information in cookies. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize web pages, a cookie helps the Website recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the Website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Website features that you customized. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you decline to accept cookies from the Website, you may not be able to take advantage of or participate in certain features of this Website.
Company may use standard Internet technology, such as web beacons and other similar technologies, to track your use of Company’s Website. Company also may include web beacons in promotional or other e-mail messages or newsletters to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon. The information Company obtains in this manner enables us to customize the services we offer our website visitors to deliver targeted advertisements and to measure the overall effectiveness of our online advertising, content, programming or other activities.
Security and Data Retention
Company will retain your Personal Information only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose(s) for which it was collected and to comply with applicable laws and your consent to such purpose remains valid after termination of our relationship with you.
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The Website is not directed or intended for children under 13 years of age. Company does not knowingly collect or solicit Personal Information from individuals under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any Personal Information to Company and/or on the Website. If you are under 13 years of age, you should not register or provide Personal Information through the Website. If we later obtain actual knowledge that a user is under 13 years of age, we will take steps to remove that user's Personal Information from our systems. If you are the parent or guardian of a child whom you believe has disclosed Personal Information to us, please contact us at email@example.com so that we may delete and remove such child's information from our systems.
If you believe that we might have any information from a child under age 13, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your California Privacy Rights
Under California’s “Shine the Light” law, California residents have the right to request in writing from businesses with whom they have an established business relationship (1) a list of the categories of Personal Information, such as name, address, e-mail address, and the type of services provided to that customer, that a business has disclosed to third parties (including affiliates that are separate legal entities) during the immediately preceding calendar year for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes, and (2) the names and addresses of all such third parties. To request the above information, please email Company at email@example.com.