Please read the following carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding the treatment of personal information. This Policy does not apply to the information you provide to De Berger & Bears or to the information that De Berger & Bears may collect offline and/or through other means. It also does not apply to the information collected by another affiliated or third party website or application that may link to or be accessible from the Website.
By using the Website, you agree that whenever you submit personal information via the Website, De Berger & Bears can collect, use, and disclose that information in accordance with this Policy.
Information Collected from You
De Berger & Bears does not collect your personal information from you without your knowledge or permission and does not ask you for such information to access and use the Website.
Like many websites, the Website may actively collect and store personal information that you supply voluntarily while on the Website, including sharing webpages via e-mail or by permitting you to communicate directly with De Berger & Bears via e-mail in connection with the Website.
De Berger & Bears may collect the following information from you:
The personal information you voluntarily provide to De Berger & Bears, such as your full name and email address.
Passive information collected as you use the Website, which may include your IP address, cookies and web beacons.
Information you voluntarily provide:
Personal information that you provide when prompted by the Website. This includes certain functions on the Website, such as sending a message via email to yourself or someone else regarding Website-related content. If you wish to use this feature, you may provide De Berger & Bears with your or your friend’s e-mail address so that we can facilitate the sending of the message.
Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact De Berger & Bears.
Information such as IP addresses, cookies and web beacons:
As you navigate through the Website, certain information may be passively collected (that is, gathered without you actively providing the information). De Berger & Bears may collect information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to the advertisers. This is statistical data about the users’ equipment, browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
The Website may use “cookies” to collect information about how the Website is used which allows De Berger & Bears to enhance your experience and the Website’s user friendliness. A “cookie” is a bit of information that a web browser can store on your hard drive that helps the Website remember information about you and your preferences. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive, pass on computer viruses, or capture your e-mail address. If you are simply browsing the Website, a cookie only identifies your browser.
Pages of the Website may contain electronic images known as web beacons (also referred to as single-pixel gifs) that permit De Berger & Bears to count users who have visited those pages and for other related Website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain Website content and verifying system and server integrity). Web beacons are not used to access your personal information and data on the Website and are only used to compile aggregated statistics concerning use of the Website.
The Website is not intended for children under the age of 13. No one under the age of 13 may provide personal information and data to the Website and De Berger & Bears will not knowingly collect information from Website visitors in this age group.
Use and Disclosure of Information and Personal Data
Subject to the terms of this Policy, De Berger & Bears may use your information and personal data to improve the content of the Website, to customize the Website to your preferences, to communicate information to you (if you have requested it), for our marketing and research purposes, and for the purposes specified in this Policy. Any information and personal data you provide through the Website will not be sold, rented or published.
De Berger & Bears subsidiaries and affiliates;
Contractors and service providers De Berger & Bears uses to support its business and its Website, i.e. technical support, Official De Berger & Bears Retailers, etc.;
Finally, when required by applicable laws or court orders, De Berger & Bears may disclose your information and personal data.
Protecting your information and personal data is of primary concern to De Berger & Bears. The information and personal data that is collected is stored on secure servers and De Berger & Bears otherwise takes reasonable precautions to protect it.
However, De Berger & Bears cannot warrant and does not represent that our level of security meets or exceeds any specific standards. No internet transmission is 100% secure, nor is stored data free from vulnerabilities. De Berger & Bears cannot guarantee the security of the Website, databases or services, nor can De Berger & Bears guarantee that the personal information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted over the internet. De Berger & Bears is not responsible for the actions of third parties.
Right of Access, Modification, Correction and Removal
You have the right to access, modify, correct and remove your personal information and you may contact De Berger & Bears at any moment in this regard.
De Berger & Bears reserves the right to modify, alter or otherwise update this Policy from time to time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates. If this Policy changes, the revised policy will be posted on the Website. Please check back periodically and/or before you provide any personally identifiable information.