OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY
Our Website is not intended to be used by children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 is eligible to use our website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not: (1) use or provide any information about yourself on our website, (2) on or through any of its features, register on our website, (3) make any purchases through the website. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us. Many of our products require you to be at least 18 or 21 years of age and if you enter into any online shopping transactions on our website, you agree that you are of legal age and have all necessary authority to enter into and bind yourself under any agreements made on the website.
In General, you may visit this website without identifying who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. Information collected online is generally categorized as anonymous or personally identifiable. Anonymous information is information that does not by itself identify a specific individual. Personally identifiable information is information that specifically identifies a particular individual, such as name, address, or phone number. An example of anonymous information is while this website may record the number of visits to a particular page that occurs in a specific period of time, it does not necessarily tell us the names or other identifying information of every visitor. Many users of this website will choose not to provide any personally identifiable information; therefore, those individuals are anonymous to us, and any data collected about their use of this website is anonymous information.Personally Identifiable Information. We do not collect any Personally Identifiable Information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. When you engage in certain activities on this site, such as registering for a membership, ordering a product, submitting content, or sending us feedback, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, we may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including zip code), email address, employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal identifying information. When ordering products or services on the site, you may be asked to provide a credit card number.Automatic Anonymous Information. When you visit our site, we collect certain technical and routing information about your computer. This information may include the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) that you just came from, which URL you next go to, what browser you are using, and your Internet Protocol (IP) address. We also record search requests and results to try to ensure the accuracy and efficiency of our search engine. We use your IP address to track your use of the site, including pages visited and the time spent on each page. We collect this information and use it to measure the use of this website and to improve its content and performance. All of the information that is automatically submitted to us by your browser is considered anonymous information. To the extent we share such information with third parties, it is not traceable to any particular user and will not be used to contact you.
USE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
UPDATING AND CORRECTING INFORMATION
You may change any of your Personally Identifiable Information in your account online at any time. You may also access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by writing us at:
3014 NE 21st Way
Gainesville, FL 32609 USA
Please include your name, address, and/or email address when you contact us.You must describe the information in sufficient detail to allow us to locate that information in our records. A request to remove or modify information may prevent us from providing certain products or services to you. We will not remove or modify information associated with your prior purchase or registration of a product. We will not remove content or other data provided by you that is not stored within your user account. For example, articles published will continue to remain on the site at our discretion, whether or not your user account is deleted. We may not fulfill a request to change information if we believe the change would violate the law or a legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect. Additionally, some residual information may remain in back-ups, cached, archived or other historical databases. We are not responsible for verifying the authenticity of requests to remove, update or correct information. However, we reserve the right to refuse to modify information if we request proof of identity or authority and the appropriate proof of identity or authority is not provided to us. We do not have the ability to modify or remove third-party records.
We operate secure data networks protected by industry standard firewall and password protection systems, which are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary. We do not, however, guarantee that unauthorized or inadvertent disclosure will never occur.The importance of security for all Personally Identifiable Information associated with our users is of utmost concern to us. Your Personally Identifiable Information is protected in several ways. Access by you to your Personally Identifiable Information is available through a password and unique customer ID selected by you. This password is encrypted. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. In addition, your Personally Identifiable Information resides on a secure server that only selected Nanoptics, Inc. personnel and contractors have access to via password. We encrypt your Personally Identifiable Information and thereby prevent unauthorized parties from viewing such information when it is transmitted to us.In order to most efficiently serve you, credit card transactions and order fulfillment are handled by established third party banking, processing agents and distribution institutions. They receive the information needed to verify and authorize your credit card or other payment information and to process and ship your order.Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. You acknowledge that there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet beyond our control, that the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this website cannot be guaranteed, and any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.
TRANSFER OF USER INFORMATION
Customer lists and information are properly considered assets of a business. Accordingly, if we merge with another entity or if we sell our assets to another entity, our customer lists and information, including personally identifiable information you have provided us, would be included among the assets that would be transferred.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS”. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NANOPTICS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES RELATING TO THE WEBSITE, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NONINFRINGEMENT OR WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR TRADE USAGE. NANOPTICS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR GUARANTEES AS TO THE USEFULNESS, QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE.YOU ASSUME ALL RISK FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM COMPUTER VIRUSES.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NEITHER NANOPTICS NOR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, PARTNERS, MANAGERS, SHAREHOLDERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR OTHER AGENTS SHALL HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY TO ANY USER OR ITS PRINCIPALS OR AGENTS FOR ANY DAMAGES, WHETHER GENERAL, SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, ELECTRONICALLY TRANSMITTED ORDERS, OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) WHETHER OR NOT FORESEEABLE AND WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, COMMON LAW, OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, STATUTE, OR REGULATION. USER EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT NANOPTICS IS PROVIDING ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE IN RELIANCE ON THE DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THIS POLICY, AND FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT SUCH LIMITATIONS ARE REASONABLE. IN NO EVENT SHALL NANOPTICS’ LIABILITY TO USER EXCEED THE FEES ACTUALLY PAID BY USER FOR USE OF THE WEBSITE.TO THE EXTENT THAT ANY JURISDICTION DOES NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF DIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, PORTIONS OF THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY.