Effective Date: 02/15/16
This Policy is part of and incorporated into the Site Terms and Conditions (“Terms”), governing your use of the Site. Parts of the Terms affect this Policy, so be sure to review the Terms prior to using the Site. Capitalized terms not defined herein have the definitions set forth in the Terms.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
Kathwari of Kashmir reserves the right to revise this Policy from time to time by updating it and posting it at www.kathwariofkashmir.com/privacypolicy, with the new Policy taking effect on the date of posting. You should periodically review this Policy to ensure you are familiar with the most current version.
APPLICABILITY OF THIS POLICY
If you visit the Site without making a purchase, you can browse without submitting any personally identifiable information. In order to access certain features, such as making a purchase, you may be asked to provide personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, phone number, email address, and billing information. This Policy does not apply to information collected by third party Linked Sites, including third party websites or services. We have no control over and no responsibility or liability for any third party collection, use, disclosure, or retention of your information and that collection, use, disclosure, and retention is not subject to this Policy. Please review the privacy policies of any Linked Sites you may access.
INFORMATION COLLECTION. We collect the following types of information:
A. Subscription, Purchase, and Shipping Information. We will collect personal information from you if you make a purchase or subscribe to our emails. If you make a purchase, you will be asked to provide some information about yourself, including, but not limited to, your first and last name, your email address, your shipping address, your phone number, credit card information, the names and addresses to whom purchases are shipped (if applicable), or the e-mail addresses of your friends.
B. Electronic Newsletter. You may sign up to receive an electronic newsletter or other email updates from us by submitting your email address. Any non-service related email you receive from us will include an unsubscribe link that will allow you to opt-out of receiving future emails. We will not share or sell your personal information to any third parties.
C. Payment Information; Third Party Payment Processor. Credit card payments are handled through PayPal or Stripe, our third party payment processor. Kathwari of Kashmir does not access or store your credit card information. PayPal or Stripe will collect and may retain your credit card information in order to process your payment. We do not control PayPal or Stripe or their use of your information. Please also see the “Affiliated Entities and Service Providers” section below.
4. INFORMATION DISCLOSURE.
A. Affiliated Entities and Service Providers. We will not sell or rent any of your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes. However, we may disclose your information to a payment affiliated entity organization, in order to properly execute your payment, if necessary. These third parties may include customer service providers, business or sales service providers, or providers that supply support for the Site. Use of information by affiliated entities and organizations will be subject to this Policy or an agreement that is at least as restrictive as this Policy.
B. Legal Requirements. In some cases, we may disclose your information (i) as required by any applicable law or legal regulation; (ii) if we believe disclosure is needed to protect our rights, property, or safety; (iii) to government regulators or law enforcement authorities in connection with any judicial proceeding, court order, subpoena, or legal process served on us or the Site; and (iv) to respond to a physical threat to you or another person.
C. Disclaimer. We cannot ensure that all of your information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Policy. For example, a third party may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, or other users of the Site may abuse or misuse your personal information.
D. INFORMATION SECURITY MEASURES. Keeping your information secure is of great concern to us. We exercise care in facilitating the transmission of information between your device or computer and the third-party servers that operate and store information for the Site. The personal information we collect is stored in operating environments that are not available to the public. While we have mechanisms in place 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.
E. ACCESSING, UPDATING, OR DELETING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. If your personal information changes, please contact by email or by us using the online forms provided on the FAQ “frequently asked questions” section of the Site. We will do our best to resolve the matter to correct inaccurate information except where the request is unreasonable, requires disproportionate technical effort or expense, jeopardizes the privacy of others, or would be impractical.