When you use or access the Site or Service, you must provide the complete and accurate information. You may not use another person’s personal or product information at any time. You agree to notify Company immediately on any unauthorized use of your personal or product information. Company shall not be liable for any loss that you incur as a result of someone else using your personal or product information, either with or without your knowledge. You may be held liable for any losses incurred by Company, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives due to someone else’s use of your personal or product information.
Collection of Information
As a general policy, we collect personal information from you only when you voluntarily provide it to us by: Registering on the Website; Contacting us (including our customer service representatives and other employees), including but not limited to by email, postal mail, fax, telephone or through any of the contact forms found on our website; and, Signing up to receive information from us. We may collect personal information, including, but not limited to, your name, physical address, e-mail address, telephone number, cellular telephone number, other unique identifiers, and other demographic information.
As part of the standard operation of our Website and Internet servers, we may collect certain non-personal information from you including, but not limited to, your IP address, and the Web page from which you accessed the Website. In addition, we may collect information about your browsing behavior, such as the date and time you visit our Website, the areas or pages of our Website that you visit, the amount of time you spend viewing our Website, the number of times you return to our Website, and other click-stream data.
COOKIES AND BEACONS
ACCESS TO INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO US
You may access any personal information you provide to us, correct or modify any such personal information, or direct us to make no further use of your personal information. To do so, please send an email with your request by emailing to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
USE OF INFORMATION
Subject to the limitations stated in this policy, we may use the information we collect from you for purposes including but not limited to the following: (1) to fulfill your requests for certain products and services; (2) to provide you with targeted offers based on your specific requests or your stated preference to receive certain categories of offers; (3) to send you information and promotional materials and offers from our company as well as from our subsidiaries, affiliates, marketing partners, advertisers, and other third parties; (4) to deliver targeted display advertisements and offers (by matching criteria provided by our advertisers with information collected from you); (5) to enable our marketing partners, advertisers, and other third parties to communicate with you; (6) to contact you when necessary; (7) to help address questions and problems with our Website or services; (8) to administer our Website; (9) to conduct internal reviews of our Website (for example, to determine the number of visitors to specific pages within the Website); (10) to help us better understand visitors’ use of our Website; and (11) to protect the security or integrity of our Website. We use your contact information to send you information about our company and promotional material from our advertisers and affiliated marketing companies. We may also use your personal, demographic and profile data to improve our site, for statistical analysis, for marketing and promotional purposes, send SMS alerts or notification, and for editorial or feedback purposes for our advertisers. Information collected by us may be added to our databases and used for future SMS text-messaging, e-mails or postal mailings regarding site updates, new products and services, upcoming events and/or marketing material we feel you would be interested in. If you provide telephone information while using this site, you are requesting telephone contact and agree that you may be contacted in any manner contemplated in this section even if your number is found on a do not call registry, in-house list or similar registry. Opt-out rights. For SMS text messages, you may remove your information by replying “STOP”, “END”, “QUIT” to the SMS text message you have received and we will remove your personal information within 10 days of receiving such request. Non-personal information may be used for these purposes as well to monitor our Website, provide a greater online experience for our visitors, identify the source of orders and obtain accurate aggregate demographic usage patterns.
INFORMATION THAT WILL NOT BE DISCLOSED
We will not transfer, sell, rent or in any manner communicate to anyone outside of the company, except as expressly permitted by you in advance, any product concept, new product idea or other information describing your idea that you have submitted to us. Patent Picks Services will not transfer, sell, rent or in any manner communicate to anyone outside of the company, except as expressly permitted by you in advance, any telephone numbers that you provide to us for the purpose of contacting you or providing services to you.
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
We utilize reasonable security measures to protect against the loss, mis-use or alteration of information placed under our control. We maintain physical, electronic, contractual, and managerial steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from visitors to our Website. Our servers have been enabled with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to prevent unauthorized parties from viewing your non-public personal information while in transmission during a secure session.
CHILDRENWe do not direct our Website to, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from, children under the age of eighteen.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
As we continue to develop our business, we or our affiliates may sell or buy other businesses or entities. In such transactions, personal information may be one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event that we sell a portion or all of our assets, your personal information may be one of the transferred assets.