Privacy

Last Updated: February 3, 2017

PURPOSE
YOUR ACCEPTANCE
CONTROLLER OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU THAT WE MAY COLLECT AND STORE
HOW WE MAY USE YOUR INFORMATION
KEEPING PERSONAL INFORMATION SECURE
YOUR OBLIGATIONS TO KEEP YOUR ACCESS RIGHTS SECURE
LINKING TO OR FROM ANOTHER WEBSITE
PUBLIC AREAS, CHAT ROOMS AND NEWSGROUPS
GOVERNING LAW
ASSIGNMENT
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
OPTING-OUT OR CORRECTING INFORMATION

We are strongly committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information. The policies below are applicable to uvulids.com (“Site”). The Site is owned and operated by First Quality Enterprises, Inc. and/or its affiliates and subsidiaries (together, “we” and “us”).

1. Purpose. We have established this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to let visitors to the Site (“you”) know (1) the kinds of personal information we may gather during your visit to the Site, (2) why we gather your information, (3) what we use your personal information for, (4) when we might disclose your personal information, and (5) how you can manage your personal information.

Please be advised that the practices described in this Privacy Policy apply only to information gathered online at our Site. They do not apply to information that you may submit to us offline or to websites maintained by other companies or organizations to which we may link.

2. Your Acceptance. By visiting our Site, you are accepting the practices described in our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Site. We reserve the right to modify or amend the terms of our Privacy Policy from time to time without notice. Your continued use of our Site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. If we intend to apply the modifications or amendments to this Privacy Policy retroactively, we will provide you with notice of the modifications or amendments.

3. Controller of Personal Information. Any personal information provided to or to be gathered by us is controlled primarily by:

First Quality Enterprises, Inc.
80 Cuttermill Rd. Suite 500
Great Neck, NY 11021
Phone: 516.829.3030
Fax: 516.829.4949

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or don’t see your concerns addressed here, you should contact us by email at info@firstquality.com.

4. Information about You That We May Collect and Store.

Your privacy is important to us. Except as disclosed below, we don't sell, barter, give away, or rent your personal information.

A. Personal Information. To the extent applicable, use of certain features of the Site, like posting any comments, signing up to receive a newsletter, entering a promotion or posting on the message boards may require registration. For purposes of registration, account creation, and responding to your inquiries, we may collect certain personally identifiable information about you (“Personal Information”) such as your name, username, email address, telephone numbers, address, zipcode, age, and gender. Additionally, when you register or fill out a survey for us, we may collect certain other information, such as your race/ethnicity, income level, education level, buying habits and product preferences.

We also collect and store information that you enter into the Site or that you provide through our customer service representatives, or when you submit comments or request more information.

We also may collect and store information about you that we receive from other sources to enable us to update and correct the information contained in our database.

B. Anonymous Information. Even if you don’t register, when you interact with the Site, we may collect certain non-Personal Information. For example, our servers keep an activity log that tracks all visitors to the Site. The information in the activity log does not identify you individually (“Anonymous Information”). The Anonymous Information collected may include among other data: your IP address, your registered domain or home server, time of access, date of access, web page(s) visited, number of clicks, software crash reports, type of browser used, session identification number, search terms, search results, access times and referring website’s addresses.

C. Use of Cookies and Spyware. We do not install spyware on your computer, nor do we use spyware to retrieve information from your computer.

Like many websites, we may use “cookies”, which are small text files that are stored on your computer or equipment when you visit certain online pages that record your preferences. We use cookies to track your use of our Site and its features. We may also use cookies to monitor traffic, improve the Site and make it easier and/or more relevant for your use. If you have an account with us, cookies may be linked to the Personal Information that you’ve provided to us.

You may occasionally get cookies from companies advertising on our behalf. We do not control these cookies, and these cookies are not subject to our Privacy Policy.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you prefer, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. For more information on cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information provided by the Interactive Advertising Bureau at www.allaboutcookies.org.

D. Google Analytics. We use Google Analytics on our Site. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect anonymous traffic data to help use analyse how users use the Website. The information generated by a cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Site, compiling reports on Site activity for us and providing other services relating to Site activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. By using the Website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy.

D. Web Beacons. Like some other Websites, we may also use web beacons. A web beacon (also known as “action tags” or “single-pixel gifs”) is an invisible graphic on a web page that is programmed to collect primarily Anonymous Information about your use of a given website. Like cookies, web beacons allow us and our partners to summarize overall usage patterns for our analysis and provide personalized services and advertising content. In the event that we use web beacons to collect any Personal Information, we would not share or provide that information with third parties without your express permission.

E. Third Party Advertising Partners. We may work with third-party advertising companies who use cookies or web beacons to better provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. These partners will not have access to or use your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number or other Personal Information. They may, however, anonymously track your Internet usage across other websites in their networks beyond this Site. For more information about these advertising companies' privacy policies, including how to opt out from their use of cookies and web beacons to track your use of our sites, contact info@firstquality.com

F. No Information Collected From Children. Our Site is not directed to children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13 years of age. If you are under 13 years of age you should not use this Site, and under no circumstance should you send information about yourself to us. If we discover that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personally identifiable information, we will immediately delete that child’s information from the Site.

5. How We May Use Your Information. We use the information we obtain from you to help us personalize and continually improve your experience on the Site. We use the information to communicate with you about products, services, and promotional offers, update our records and generally maintain your accounts with us. We also use your information to improve our products and Site, prevent or detect abuses of our Site or our Terms of Use and to enable third parties to carry out technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf. Except as disclosed in this Privacy Policy, we do not use or disclose information about your individual visits to our Site or your Personal Information collected online to any companies not affiliated with us.

A. Customer Service and Feedback. We may use your Personal Information to provide customer service, track your compliance with the Website’s rules and regulations, or for editorial and feedback purposes. If we plan to publicly post any of your Personal Information on the Site (e.g. a letter), we will request your permission first.

B. Use of Anonymous Information. We use Anonymous Information to help us determine how people use parts of the Site and who our users are so we can improve our Site. We may also use Anonymous Information to provide statistical "ratings" information in aggregated form to our partners and other third parties about how our users collectively use Site. We may also use or share Anonymous Information (or other information, other than Personal Information) in any other manner that we decide is appropriate or necessary.

C. Third-Parties. We occasionally have third party representatives, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and partners that perform functions on our behalf, such as marketing, analytics, providing customer service, etc. These entities have access to the Personal Information needed to perform their functions and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of that Personal Information. They are restricted from using, selling, distributing or altering this data in any way other than to provide the requested services to the Site.

D. Aggregated Data. We may share other non-personal information with our partners and others from time to time in aggregated form. An example of such non-personal information is the number of users who visited this Website during a specific time period. E. Emergency Situations. We may also use or disclose Personal Information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to applicable law or comply with legal process served on us or the Site; (b) protect and defend the our rights or property, the Site or our users, and (c) act under emergency circumstances to protect the personal safety of us, our affiliates, agents, or the users of the Site or the public.

6. Keeping Personal Information Secure. The security of your Personal Information is of great concern to us. We exercise care in providing secure transmission of your information from your computer to our servers. Personal Information collected by our Site is stored in secure operating environments that are not open to the public. Our security procedures mean that we may occasionally request proof of identity before we disclose Personal Information to you.

While we try our best to safeguard your Personal Information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

7. Your Obligations to Keep Your Access Rights Secure. You promise to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete registration information about yourself and your business as prompted by the Site's registration form and (b) maintain and promptly update your registration information to keep it accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof). You are entirely responsible for the security and confidentiality of your username, password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security of which you become aware. You are responsible for taking precautions and providing security measures best suited for your situation and intended use of the Site. Please note that anyone able to provide your Personal Information will be able access your account so you should take reasonable steps to protect this information.

8. Linking to or from Another Web Site. The Site may contain links to other websites operated by our affiliates, subsidiaries, partners or third parties. Please be advised that the practices described in this Privacy Policy for us do not apply to information gathered through these other websites. These other sites may also send their own cookies to you, collect your data or solicit your Personal Information. Always be aware of where you end up. We are not responsible for the actions and privacy policies of third parties and other websites. We encourage you to be aware of when you leave this Site and read the privacy policies of each and every website that you visit.

9. Public Areas, Chat Rooms and Newsgroups. Please remember that any information you share in public areas of our Site, such as message boards or feedback sections, becomes public, and therefore this Privacy Policy does not apply to any information you choose to make public. Please be careful about what you disclose and do not post any Personal Information that you expect to keep private.

10. Governing Law.

A. United States Users. The Site is published in the United States and governed by U.S. law. We try to protect the Personal Information of all users of the Site but, the protections and disclosures we provide may not comply with privacy laws of all locations. If you are uncertain whether this Privacy Policy conflicts with the applicable local privacy laws where you are located, you should not submit your Personal Information to us.

B. European Union and Other Non-US Users. If you are located within the European Union, you should be aware that your personal identifiable information will be transferred to the United States of America, the laws of which may be deemed by the European Union to have inadequate data protection. If you are located in a European Union country or another country outside the United States and voluntarily submit personal information to us, you thereby consent to the general use of such information as provided in this privacy policy and to the transfer of that information to, and/or storage of that information in, the United States.

11. Assignment. We may change our ownership or corporate organization while providing the Site. As a result, please be aware that we may transfer your information to another company that is affiliated with us or with which we have merged. Under such circumstances, we would to the extent possible require the acquiring party to follow the practices described in this Privacy Policy, as it may be amended from time to time.

12. Changes to This Policy. As our Site continues to develop, we may change or add new services or features to our Site. In the event that these additions affect our Privacy Policy, this document will be updated appropriately.

13. Opting-Out or Correcting Information. You may always opt-out of receiving future e-mail messages and newsletters from us. We provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information about you. We also give you access to a broad range of information about your account to permit you to correct or update Personal Information that you have previously provided to us. To do so, you can send us a message at info@firstquality.com.