LITWIN BOOKS, LLC
Last Updated: December 2nd, 2018
- POLICY APPLICABLE TO ONLINE ACTIVITIES ONLY
- PERSONAL INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT
TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED. We may ask you for certain information referred to on this site as “personal information”. Such information may include, but is not limited to, items such as your name and e-mail address (for example, if you sign up for our newsletter or post a blog). You may be required to provide personal information to access or use certain parts of our website or features of the site. If you do not provide the requested personal information, you may not be able to access or use the features of the site where such information is requested.
- GENERAL INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT
TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED. There may be other instances in which we collect information from you that is more general in nature (“general information”). Such information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, which enables us to identify your computer or device on a Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) network, which includes the World Wide Web. Your computer has an IP address, which is required for you to communicate with others via the Internet. Such general information, including the click stream data and cookies, as mentioned below, may be collected from you whenever you access the site, whether or not you provide us with any personal information.
6.1. Click Stream Data
When you visit our website, we may also collect “click stream data” (server address and domain name). This information can be combined with information you have provided to us by registering. We may use click stream data for traffic analysis to determine which features of our site are most or least effective or useful to you.
6.3. Information Submitted on Blogs
You may post and comment on blog posts on the site, where you may disclose certain information. While Company’s policy is to not collect or otherwise use this information, you hereby acknowledge that any information submitted on the blog may be used in accordance with the terms of this policy and is otherwise subject to this policy.
- GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
USE OF GENERAL INFORMATION. We will primarily use the personal information you provide and any general information we receive from you to provide you with, including, but not limited to, e-mail newsletters and other industry news and information, which may be about the Company as well. By signing up for the mailing list, you have consented to receive these e-mails. If you no longer wish to receive any e-mails from us, or if you want to modify your personal data or want your personal data to be deleted from our database, see Section 12.
- PROTECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION AND GENERAL INFORMATION
8.1. Security Measures
In order to protect both the personal information and the general information that we receive from you through our website, we have implemented various security measures common in the industry to protect your information.
8.2. Risk of Interception
Please keep in mind, however, that whenever you give out personal information online there is a risk that third parties may intercept and use that information. While Company strives to protect your personal information and privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online. By using this site, you expressly acknowledge and agree that we do not guarantee the security of any data provided to or received by us through this site and that any personal information, general information, or other data or information received from you through the site is provided to us at your own risk, which you expressly assume.
- NO USE OF THIS SITE BY PERSONS UNDER 18 PERMITTED
9.1. Newsletter Prohibited for Under 18 Years
- THIRD PARTIES
10.1. Sharing Information With Persons or Entities Who Manage This Website
Company’s website and the personal information and general information collected are managed and controlled by Company. The servers that make Company’s website available may be located throughout the United States, and in some cases other countries in the world. Please note that the information you provide will be transferred to and from such servers, and by submitting the information you authorize this transfer.
10.2. Disclosing Information to Third Parties
WHO MAY HAVE ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information or general information to third parties without informing you in advance. We provide some of our services through contractual arrangements with affiliates, services providers, partners and other third parties (collectively, “service partners”). Our service partners may use your personal information to operate our sites and to deliver their services. For example, your data may be transferred to website hosting partners, third party e-mailing platforms to provide e-mail newsletters, and other service partners. The use of your personal information by our service partners is governed by the privacy policies of those service partners and is not subject to our control. Therefore, you should review the privacy policies of our service partners periodically.
RELEASE OF INFORMATION. Company will release personal or general information without your consent for security purposes, when required by law, or to prevent imminent harm to any person or entity. We will disclose personal or general information upon receipt of a court order or subpoena, or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation, which may include responding to requests and court orders from jurisdictions outside the United States. We fully cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who use our services for illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful, as determined in our sole discretion. Release of your personal data for security purposes, as described in this agreement to any person or entity under any circumstances shall be based on a determination made solely by us, exercising our own discretion, permission for which is expressly granted by you to us in accordance with this policy.
10.4. Links to Third Parties
- AUTOMATIC COLLECTION
COOKIES. A cookie is a small string of information that the website you visit transfers to your computer for identification purposes. Cookies can be used to follow your activity on the website and that information helps us to understand your preferences and improve your website experience. You can turn off all cookies, in case you prefer not to receive them. You can also have your computer warn you whenever cookies are being used. For both options you have to adjust your browser settings (such as Mozilla, Firefox, or Internet Explorer). There are also software products available that can manage cookies for you. Please be aware, however, that when you choose to reject cookies, this choice may limit the functionality of the website you visit and you may lose access to some of its features.
- DELETING OR MODIFYING PERSONAL INFORMATION
CHANGING YOUR INFORMATION. You may opt out of receiving any e-mails from Company at any time. Additionally, you can choose to have all your personal information deleted from our database. You may opt out, or delete or modify your personal information, by contacting us at the contact information below. You may also opt out of receiving e-mail communications if you signed up for the mailing list by clicking any “opt out” link through the third-party e-mail platform. We encourage you promptly to update your personal information when it changes.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY (OR ANY OF ITS OWNERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, OR OTHERWISE) BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS POLICY AND THE TREATMENT, USE, OR TRANSFER OF YOUR PERSONAL OR GENERAL INFORMATION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER DUE TO PASSIVE OR ACTIVE NEGLIGENCE (INCLUDING ACTS AND OMMISSIONS) BY COMPANY OR ITS OWNERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, OR OTHERWISE.
14.1. This policy shall be governed according to the laws of the State of California. No waiver of any term, provision, or condition of this policy, whether by conduct or otherwise, shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver. If any provision or part of this policy is found to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall nevertheless remain valid and enforceable.
- DISPUTE RESOLUTION
You agree that any and all disputes regarding this policy which cannot be resolved in a reasonable time shall be submitted to arbitration in Sacramento County, California, before a sole arbitrator selected from Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc., or its successor (“JAMS”), or if JAMS is no longer able to supply the arbitrator, such arbitrator shall be selected from the American Arbitration Association, and shall be conducted in accordance with the rules and procedures of JAMS. JAMS is the exclusive forum for the resolution of such dispute. Final resolution of any dispute through arbitration may include any remedy or relief which the arbitrator deems just and equitable, including any and all remedies provided by applicable state or federal statutes
- QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS
Litwin Books, LLC
P.O. Box 188784
Sacramento, CA 95818