Collection of your Personal Information
Empire Local may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase Empire Local’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Empire Local may automatically collect information about your computer hardware and software. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Empire Local website.
Empire Local encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Empire Local so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Empire Local is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Empire Local website.
Use of your Personal Information
Empire Local collects and uses your personal information to operate its website and deliver the services you have requested.
Empire Local may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Empire Local and its affiliates. Empire Local may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Empire Local does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Empire Local may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Empire Local, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Empire Local will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Empire Local or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Empire Local; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Empire Local, or the public.
Collection Of Information By Others
We may offer additional e-mail services or promotions that are sponsored by or co-sponsored with non-affiliated companies. Based on our agreement with them, these third parties may obtain Personal Information that site visitors voluntarily submit to participate in the contest, sweepstakes, or promotion. We have no control over the use of this information by these companies.
We will not knowingly accept Personal Information from anyone under 13 years old in violation of applicable laws in accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). (Bureau of Consumer Protection) If you believe that your child under 13 has gained access to our website without your permission, please Contact Us. We have taken reasonable steps to restrict use of our website to those who are under 13 years old. If we should collect any information from someone under the age of 13, we will make every effort to discard that information as soon as possible and take every reasonable step to ensure that that information is not shared with third parties. We do not market products or services for purchase by children and all children’s products or services we market are for purchase by adults only, or with adult permission.
Changes to this Statement
Empire Local will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and client feedback. Empire Local encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Empire Local is protecting your information. This policy is effective as of July 1, 2014.
Our Company Commitment to Your Privacy
To make sure your personal information is secure, we communicate our privacy and security guidelines to employees and strictly enforce privacy safeguards within the company.
All such communications are examined and replies issued where appropriate as soon as possible. If you are unsatisfied with the reply received, you may refer your complaint to the relevant regulator in your jurisdiction. If you ask us, we will endeavor to provide you with information about relevant complaint avenues, which may be applicable to your circumstances.
Empire Local welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.