2. INFORMATION COLLECTION
2.1. TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
(a) TRAFFIC DATA COLLECTED. We automatically track and collect the following categories of information when you visit our Site: (1) IP addresses; (2) domain servers; (3) types of computers accessing the Site; (4) types of web browsers used to access the Site; (5) referring site; (6) pages visited on the Site; and (7) the duration of your visit to the Site (your "Session") (collectively "Traffic Data"). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify you but is helpful for marketing purposes or for improving your experience on the Site. We also use "cookies" to customize content specific to your interests, to ensure that you do not see the same advertisement repeatedly, and to store your other Session information.
(b) PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED. In order for you to access certain services and/or to purchase products that we offer via the Site, we require you to provide us with certain information that personally identifies you ("Personal Information"). Personal Information includes the following categories of information: (1) Contact Data (such as your name, mailing address, and e-mail address); (2) Financial Data (such as your account or credit card number); and (3) Demographic Data (such as your zip code, age, and income). If you communicate with us by e-mail, post messages to any of our chat groups, bulletin boards, or forums, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys, or contest entries, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.
2.2. USES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED.
(a) COMPANY USE OF INFORMATION. We may use Contact Data to send you information about our company or our products or services, or promotional material from some of our partners, or to contact you when necessary. We may use your Financial Data to verify your qualifications for certain products or services and to bill you for products and services. We may use your Demographic Data to customize and tailor your experience on the Site, displaying content that we think you might be interested in and according to your preferences.
(b) SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. Because we consider the Personal Information we maintain to be confidential, our policy is to disclose no Personal Information gathered on the Site to third parties unless such disclosure is necessary to: (a) comply with a court order or other legal process; (b) protect our rights or property; or (c) enforce any of our terms and conditions regarding products and services. We do not sell or rent personal information to other organizations unless specifically disclosed at the point of collection. The Company does not share personal information with unauthorized third parties.
(c) USER CHOICE REGARDING COLLECTION, USE, AND DISTRIBUTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. You may choose not to provide us with any Personal Information. In such an event, you can still access and use some portions of the Site; however, you will not be able to access and use those portions of the Site that require your Personal Information. If you do not wish to receive information and promotional material from us, email us at __________________.
4. PUBLIC INFORMATION. The Site contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. We may also make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and news groups available to you. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. We have no control over its use and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your Personal Information.
6. ONLINE TIRE REGISTRATION INFORMATION. Any information provided by users in our online tire registration form will not be shared with any third party other than as provided by law, nor will it be used for any marketing purposes. Any information you provide in the online tire registration form is maintained in a separate tire registration database and is not used for any other purposes.
7. CHILDREN. We do not knowingly intend to collect personal information from children. Anyone under 18 years old should seek their parent's or guardian's permission prior to using or disclosing any Personal Information on this Site.
8. CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS DISCLOSURE. California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as California's "Shine the Light" law, provides California residents with the right to receive disclosures about any sharing of their personal information with other companies. If you are a California resident and you provided your personal information to Company, then, once each calendar year, you may submit a written request for information about the information we shared, if any, with other companies for their use in direct marketing. To submit your written request, please send us a written request, with the words "Request for California Privacy" in the letter subject line, to the following address:
Attn: California Privacy Request
Nexen Tire America, Inc.
You must include your name and postal address in the letter. Please note that the California "Shine the Light" law does not cover all information sharing. Our disclosure only includes information covered by the law.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
II. Any name, logo, or trademark contained on this Site is owned or licensed by Nexen Tire America, Inc. and may not be used by you without prior written approval. Any unauthorized use of these materials may subject you to penalties or damages, including but not limited to those related to violation of trademarks, copyrights, privacy, and publicity rights.
III. All content included on our Site, such as text, graphics, logos, images, audio clips, and software, is the property of Nexen Tire America, Inc., our parent or subsidiaries, or our content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.
IV. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THIS SITE AND ANY AND ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT, AND MATERIALS INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEXEN TIRE AMERICA, INC. AND ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (EVEN IF NEXEN TIRE AMERICA, INC. HAS BEED ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO ANY MATTER CONCERNING OR REGARDING THIS SITE AND THE USE THEREOF. PLEASE BE AWARE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANITES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
V. This Site may provide links to other sites or resources. By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that Nexen Tire America, Inc. has not reviewed all the sites linked to this Site and is not responsible for the content of any off-Site pages or any other site linked to this Site. Your linking to any other off-Site pages or other sites is at your own risk.
VI. Areas within this Site for our distributors and/or resellers may include additional terms and conditions, including, but not limited to, restrictions on purchases, return policies, delivery schedules, and the like.
VII. Nexen Tire America, Inc. reserves the right to revise these Terms and Conditions at any time and for any reason and reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, to any of the information contained on this Site. By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that you shall be bound by any such revisions. Nexen Tire America, Inc. suggests periodically visiting this page of the Site to review these terms and conditions.