Last Updated: April 17, 2017
HOW AND WHAT INFORMATION MAY BE COLLECTED
Information may, now or later, be collected through a variety of means, including, without limitation, (i) automatically as you navigate through and interact with the Website, including via cookies, pixels, beacons, and other tracking technologies; (ii) via third parties, such as by certain of our service providers, and (iii) directly from you when you provide it to us, such as when you fill out forms on the Website, sign-up for a newsletter, make a purchase or your other activities on the Website.
Types of information that may be collected from and about you, include:
- Personal information – information that can be used to identify you personally including, without limitation, your name, signature, address, telephone number, e-mail address, screen name, credit card details, bank account or other payment information, and other information by which you may be personally identified either standing alone or which may become personally identifying when combined with other information.
- Non-personal information – information that does not identify Website users individually and that is not linked to any personal information including, without limitation, information regarding a Website user’s computer/device, Internet connection, IP address, browser types, operating systems or platforms, general geographic location, and the name and location of Internet Service Providers, information regarding the use of our Website (including referring pages and the exiting websites, clickstream data, the search terms you enter on the Website, browsing/navigation/visit history and details, and traffic patterns relating to the Website. Non-personal information may include personally identifiable information that has been de-identified/rendered anonymous.
Information You Provide: It is your choice whether to provide any non-automatically collected information to us; however, in some cases personal information will be required in order for you to make purchases, become a registered user or subscriber, gain access to certain features, services or content on the Website, to participate in certain Website activities or for us to provide certain services to you.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies:
The Website may place “cookies”, a small file that may be stored on your device if your web browser or device settings permit, to collect certain information from you. Cookies allow us to customize your experience and respond to you as an individual in your use of the Website by recognizing you when you return, remembering your viewing preferences, username and passwords, etc. The Website may also use Flash Cookies or local stored objects in connection with your Website preferences and navigation.
The Website may currently or in future also utilize technology similar to cookies, such as pixel tags, web beacons and clear gifs, to enable us to optimize the content and usability of the Website, how the Website interacts with you, and to enable us to collect other information about you and your visit to the Website.
The information gathered by us and our service providers through cookies and similar technologies may be matched or combined with data provided by you or another party. To the extent that our service providers are using such technologies, we do not control such use of technologies or the resulting information, and are not responsible for the policies of such companies.
USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
SHARING OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may share non-personal information with any third parties for any lawful purpose. Unless otherwise prohibited by law, we may also disclose personal information collected from or about you to the following types of third parties and for the following purposes:
- Service Providers: We may share your information with our service providers and business partners in connection with services such as hosting, payment processing and billing, delivering packages and fulfillment, data storage, security, customer service, extended warranty services, credit reporting, customer relationship management, accounting, auditing, administering sweepstakes, surveys, email and mailing services, marketing or other relationships for joint marketing purposes or such partners’ own marketing purposes in connection with the operation of the Website or our business.
HOW WE RESPOND TO DO NOT TRACK SIGNALS
Some web browsers offer a “do not track” setting indicating your preferences regarding tracking, which is separate and distinct from declining cookies in your browser settings. The Website does not recognize web browser “do not track” signals at this time. We may work with third parties that use tracking technologies on the Website to facilitate the provision of personalized advertising materials to you. Such technologies may collect information about your activities on the Website over time and across third-party websites and services, your interaction with our advertising and communications, and use this information to determine which advertisements you see on third-party websites and applications.
In order to better understand and optimize our Website and your use of it, for business and market research purposes, for measuring conversion tracking, and measuring the effectiveness of our content and online advertising campaigns, we work with service providers to provide analytics data via cookies alone or in conjunction with unique identifiers, pixels, beacons and other tracking technologies which collect information about you when you use the Website.
For example, through our provider, Google Analytics, data is collect about use of the Website. We do not provide Google Analytics with your name, phone number, email address or credit card information and instead assign a random number to your usage so that Google Analytics can identify each unique user of our Website. If you prefer to limit or eliminate the data that Google Analytics collects about your use of our Website, use Google Analytics "Opt-out" option at: http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html
CHILDREN/SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MATERIAL
ALL CONTENT AND MATERIALS, INCLUDING MESSAGES, AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS, CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE ARE INTENDED FOR DISTRIBUTION EXCLUSIVELY TO CONSENTING ADULTS IN LOCATIONS WHERE ALL THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, MESSAGES AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS CONTAINED AT THE WEBSITE DO NOT VIOLATE ANY COMMUNITY STANDARDS OR ANY FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL LAW OR REGULATION OF THE UNITED STATES OR ANY LAW OF ANY OTHER COUNTRY. NO PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS (TWENTY-ONE (21) IN PLACES WHERE EIGHTEEN YEARS IS NOT THE AGE OF MAJORITY) MAY DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY VIEW OR POSSESS ANY OF THE CONTENT AND MATERIALS OF THE WEBSITE OR PLACE ANY ORDERS FOR ANY GOODS OR SERVICES ADVERTISED AT OR ON THE WEBSITE. ANY ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR ANY OF ITS CONTENT AND MATERIALS BY A MINOR SHALL CONSTITUTE UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO STORED COMMUNICATIONS PROHIBITED BY THE STORED COMMUNICATIONS ACT, 18 U.S.C. SECTIONS 2510-2520 AND VIOLATIONS OF OTHER LAWS.
YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE AND REPRESENT THAT YOU KNOW AND UNDERSTAND THAT THE CONTENT AND MATERIALS PRESENTED AT, AND/OR DOWNLOADABLE FROM, THE WEBSITE INCLUDE EXPLICIT VISUAL, AUDIO, AND/OR TEXTUAL DEPICTIONS OF NUDITY AND SEXUAL ACTIVITIES, WHICH MAY INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, HETEROSEXUAL, BI-SEXUAL, HOMOSEXUAL, AND/OR TRANSSEXUAL ACTIVITIES OF AN EXPLICIT SEXUAL NATURE; THAT YOU ARE FAMILIAR WITH MATERIALS OF THIS KIND; THAT YOU ARE NOT OFFENDED BY SUCH MATERIALS; AND THAT BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS YOU ARE WARRANTING TO THE COMPANY THAT YOU ARE INTENTIONALLY AND KNOWINGLY SEEKING ACCESS TO SUCH EXPLICIT SEXUAL MATERIALS FOR YOUR OWN PERSONAL VIEWING FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND/OR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.
YOU HEREBY AFFIRM AND WARRANT THAT YOU ARE CURRENTLY OVER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS (TWENTY ONE (21) IN PLACES WHERE EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS IS NOT THE AGE OF MAJORITY) AND ARE CAPABLE OF LAWFULLY ENTERING INTO AND EXECUTING THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT.
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from individuals under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian of an individual under the age of 18 and believe he or she has disclosed personally identifiable information to us without your permission, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or as provided in the “Contact Us” section below. A parent or guardian of a child under the age of 18 may request deletion of such child’s personally identifiable information as well as prohibit its use.
The security of your personal information is important to us and in order to prevent its unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect from you. However, no electronic storage, safeguards, security protocols nor means of transmitting data over the Internet can be nor is entirely safe and secure -- for example risks of computer viruses, malicious software and hacker attacks. Thus, while we strive to take reasonable steps to protect your personal information, we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant its security, and you agree that we are not responsible for its theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure. We also recommend that you do not include any non-public personal or sensitive personal information such as passwords, social security numbers, credit card details or bank account information in any emails that you send to us. We will not contact you by email or otherwise seeking such information.
CONTROLLING YOUR INFORMATION
You can contact us at any time, as described in the “Contact Us” section below, to update or correct certain personal information, to opt-out of receiving commercial (not transactional) emails, or otherwise inquire about your information. Also, if you have registered with or joined the Website, you can login to your account to change certain information and preferences.
Please allow sufficient time for your preferences to be processed. Even if you opt out of receiving marketing messages, we may still contact you for transactional purposes like confirming or following up on an order or service request, asking you to review a product or service you have ordered, or notifying you of product recalls. If you later opt back into getting marketing communications from us, we will remove your information from our opt-out databases.
We may, at times, provide you with the option to set your email preferences. You may also opt-out of receiving future commercial emails from us by following the “Unsubscribe” instructions contained in any commercial emails that you receive from us at any time and we will make the requested change in our active databases within a reasonable time. However, we may not be able to fulfill certain requests while allowing you access to certain benefits and features and you may continue to receive certain transactional, customer service, account and profile messages, and similar communications. Importantly, we may not be able to remove your personal information from the databases of third parties to whom we already provided your personal information as of the date of your opt-out request. Additionally, discussed above, you can also set your web browser to refuse browser cookies (but not Flash cookies).
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Residents of the State of California may, under the “Shine the Light” law (California Civil Code Section 1798.83), request from certain businesses with whom the California resident has an established business relationship, a list of third parties to which the business, during the immediately preceding calendar year, has disclosed certain personally identifiable information for direct marketing purposes. We are only required to respond to a customer request once during any calendar year. To make such a request you please contact us in accordance with the contact details provided below and with the subject heading “California Privacy Rights”, include an attestation to the fact that you are a California resident, and provide a current physical California address for our response.