General. Maxell respects the privacy of every individual who visits www.maxell-usa.com (the “Website”) or those who respond to our contests, information requests or interactive advertisements.
We do not attempt to collect excessive or irrelevant information, whether that information personally identifies you or not. We collect information solely to support our interaction with you. We will take reasonable steps to delete or de-identify information about you that we collect when we no longer need it to interact with you.
We do not knowingly collect, use or retain any information from any person submitting information to us from any location outside of United States or Canada.
Personally- Identifiable Information. Maxell will not collect any Personal Information about you (that is, your name, date of birth, address, telephone number, or email address) unless you provide it voluntarily; for example, you complete a Sweepstakes entry form or register for additional information. If you do not want your Personal Information collected, do not submit it to us. If you do submit Personal Information, we will use it in the following ways, unless stated otherwise: we will store and process that information to better understand your needs, and to improve our products and services; and we may use that information to contact you or provide it to outside companies to contact you on our behalf. We will not distribute or sell your Personal Information to any outside company for marketing or solicitation of any product not affiliated with Maxell; and your Personal Information will only be used to support your relationship with Maxell and its affiliated entities. In each case, the outside company is under agreement with Maxell to protect your Personal Information and to use it solely as Maxell directs.
We will also take reasonable steps to ensure that all of your Personal Information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete, up to date, stored in a secure environment and accessed only by authorized personnel for permitted purposes.
There are certain limited instances where we may disclose or transfer Personal Information other than as described above. For example, we may provide such information to appropriate authorities if we believe in good faith that the law requires it or to protect our legal rights or property.
Changing my Personal Information. Individuals have the right to request information about the existence, use and disclosure of their personal information and to challenge the accuracy and completeness of their personal information and have it amended where inaccurate. We take reasonable steps to ensure that all of your Personal Information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete, up to date, stored in a secure environment and accessed only by authorized personnel for permitted purposes. If your Personal Information changes, you may contact us using the information in the “Contact Us” section of this website to review the Personal Information you provided, update your Personal Information or request that we remove your Personal Information from our records. If you request removal, we will use all reasonable efforts to delete your Personal Information from our existing records.
Non- Personally – Identifiable Information Collected Automatically. In general, you can visit our Website and view its content while remaining anonymous by not providing any Personal Information. In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not Personal Information. Examples of this type of information include the Internet browser you are using, the type of operating system, the domain name of the web site which linked you to our site, and the pages you visited while you were using the Website. When collected, we use non-personally identifiable information in a non-identifying, anonymous and aggregate form to determine the overall reaction to various sections of the Website, to measure the effectiveness and usefulness of various pages and to improve the flow and interconnectivity of the site.
Privacy of Children. This Website is not intended for use by children under the age of 13; and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13.
Links and Privacy. We may provide links to web sites outside of our Website. These linked sites are outside of our control, and we are not responsible for the conduct of companies linked to our Website.
While we have developed this Policy to ensure your personal information is protected once it reaches us, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
Maxell Corporation of America, Attn: Web-Marketing, 3 Garret Mountain Plaza, Suite 300, Woodland Park, NJ 07424