To respect the privacy of children and to comply with the laws of the country, children under the age of 13 should not provide any personal information on this Site. We request that parents supervise their children while online.
If you are under 18 years old please do not send us your personal information (for example, your name, address and email address) since you are legally not entitled to enter into an agreement with us. If you are between the ages of 13 and 18 years old and you wish to ask a question or use this site in any way which requires you to submit your personal information please get your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf.
3. Information Collection
(a) Information collected on this site:
When you look at the Site, our Internet Service Provider makes a record of your visit. The computer systems and software used by the site, acquire certain personal data in the normal course of the service, which is implicit to be able to use the Internet communications protocols.
Also, the following information is logged, used, and monitored for statistical purposes, enforcement of the Terms and Conditions and to facilitate user disputes:
- your server address
- your top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, etc)
- the date and time of your visit to the site
- the pages you accessed and documents downloaded
- the previous site you have visited and the type of browser you are using
We do not use or disclose your personal information collected for any other purpose other than the primary purpose without firstly gaining your consent, or where it is required by law.
This data is cancelled immediately after processing and is used exclusively for anonymous statistics data relative to the use of the site and to verify that it is working correctly. The data could also be used to investigate responsibility in the event of computer crimes that damage the site; apart from this possibility, the data relative to the web contacts is not stored for more than seven days.
(b) Email Information:
Your e-mail address is recorded when you purchase products at the site. We respect the confidentiality of the information you provide to us. As such, any personal information that we collect will only be used for the purpose for which it has been provided to us. Under no circumstances will your e-mail address be added, sold or given to a mailing list or used for any other purpose.
4. Information USE
We use information in the file we maintain about you, and other information we obtain from your current and past activities on the site, to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our Terms and Conditions.
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customized experience. We may use your personal information to:
- provide the products and customer support you request
- process transactions and send notices about your transactions
- resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems
- prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities, and enforce our Terms and Conditions
- customize, measure, and improve our services and the content and layout of our website
- send you targeted marketing, product update notices, and promotional offers based on your communication preferences
- Compare information for accuracy and verify it with third parties.
You agree that we may use personally identifiable information about you to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, improve our content and product offerings, and customize our site's content, layout, services and to enforce the Terms and Conditions. These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet all users’ needs.
- COMPANY may disclose information about its users if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process.
- COMPANY may also disclose information about its users to law enforcement officers or others, in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to: enforce our Terms and Conditions; respond to claims that any posting or other content violates the rights of third-parties; or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of COMPANY, its users or the general public.
5. Protection of Information
Throughout this policy, we use the term "personal information" to describe information that can be associated with a specific person and can be used to identify that person. We do not consider personal information to include information that has been anonymized so that it does not identify a specific user.
We store and process your personal information on computers, and we protect it by maintaining physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in compliance with applicable federal and provincial regulations. We use computer safeguards such as firewalls and data encryption, enforce physical access controls to buildings and files, and authorize access to personal information only for those employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities.
6. Sharing of Information
We work with third party sites to enable them to accept payments from you. User is advised to go through the website legal policies of such sites before initiating transactions through such sites. The Site is not responsible for the working of such sites. The Site does not in any manner whatsoever hold liability for any errors in payment amounts, method, technical problems in payment, etc.
We may share your personal information with:
- Service providers under contract who help with parts of our business operations; (fraud prevention, bill collection, marketing, technology services). Our contracts dictate that these service providers only use your information in connection with the services they perform for us and not for their own benefit.
- Law enforcement, government officials, or other third parties when
o We are compelled to do so by a subpoena, court order or similar legal procedure
o We need to do so to comply with law
o We believe in good faith that the disclosure of personal information is necessary to prevent physical harm or financial loss, to report suspected illegal activity, or to investigate violations of our Terms and Conditions.
- Other third parties with your consent or direction to do so.
COMPANY will not sell or rent any of your personal information to third parties in the normal course of doing business and only shares your personal information with third parties as described in this policy.
7. Advertising and Spamming
The COMPANY Site provides a platform for its users to read about and purchase their products. No advertising or promotion or spamming in the guise of purchasing Company’s products is allowed.
8. International Users
By visiting our web site and providing us with data, you acknowledge and agree that due to the international dimension of the Site we may use the data collected in the course of our relationship for the purposes identified in this policy or in our other communications with you, including the transmission of information outside your resident jurisdiction. In addition, please understand that such data may be stored on servers located in Canada or the United States. By providing us with your data, you consent to the transfer of such data.
The User agrees that use of the Site and the Internet, without limitation, is solely at his own risk and is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations.
The User agrees that the Internet is not a secure network and that third parties may be able to intercept, access, use or corrupt the information the User transmits over the Internet. COMPANY is not responsible for invalid destinations, transmission errors, or corruption, interception or security of user data. The User agrees that COMPANY cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that the Site will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties.
The User understands and agrees that COMPANY does not warrant the Site to be uninterrupted or error-free. The User further understands and agrees that COMPANY has no control over third party networks or Sites that the User may access in the course of using the Site, and that delays and disruptions of other network transmissions are completely beyond the control of COMPANY .
The User agrees that COMPANY assumes no responsibility for the accuracy, integrity, quality, completeness, usefulness or value of any content, data, documents, graphics, images, information.
The User acknowledges that COMPANY shall be the final decision maker of whether the User has violated the Agreement in a manner that results in his suspension or permanent barring from ACCESSING the Site.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer or Firefox or Safari) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookie settings. If you turn cookies off, you won't have access to many features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
11. Data Security
We strive to maintain appropriate procedural and technical security with respect to our offices and information storage facilities so as to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, or modification of personal information. This also applies to our disposal or destruction of personal information. We have implemented technology and policies with the objective of protecting your privacy from unauthorized access and improper use and will update these measures as new technology becomes available, as appropriate.
We encrypt the pipe through which personal information, such as credit card numbers, is sent, using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to ensure that your information is safe as it is sent over the Internet to our server.
13. Miscellaneous Provisions
If any part of this document is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.
14. Effective Date
We welcome your questions and comments on this document in the COMPANY feedback page on the Company Site or to email@example.com.