SUMMARY OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE COLLECT IT
We collect several types of information from and about visitors to our Website, including information:
By which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address or telephone number ("personal information").That is about you but individually does not identify you, such as products and services you have ordered through our Website.About your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website and usage details.
We collect this information:
Directly from you when you provide it to us.Automatically as you, navigate through the Website. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies and other technologies.INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO US
The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website or requesting services or support through our Website.Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact us, including through the “Contact Us” page of our Website,Details of transactions you carry out through our Website and of the fulfillment of your orders for products, services, and support. You may be required to provide financial information before placing an order through our Website.Information you provide when you apply for a job through our website.AUTOMATICALLY COLLECTED INFORMATION
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may automatically collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website.Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type.
The information we collect automatically is statistical data. It helps us to improve and administer our Website and deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling us to:
Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests.Speed up your searches.Recognize you when you return to our Website.Measure what pages and features are accessed by our visitors
We use certain technologies and third party services, such as cookies and Google Analytics, to collect and analyze this information, and to make your interactions with the Website easy and meaningful. When you visit the Website, our servers may send a cookie to your computer or other operating device. The cookie is placed on your hard drive or other operating device, and it assigns your computer or operating device a unique, random number that acts as a sort of anonymous ID. Standing alone, cookies do not personally identify you; rather, a cookie identifies the computer or operating device used to access the Website. Unless you choose to identify yourself to us, such as by logging-in to your account or filling out a web form, you remain anonymous to us when browsing the Website.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can disable the acceptance of cookies at any time by changing the preferences in your browser. Most browsers also allow you to change the settings to require that the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie. Please refer to your browser for information on how to disable and control cookies. Information about managing cookies in commonly used browsers is available online from www.allaboutcookies.org. If you disable your web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to browse the Website, but you may not be able to successfully use certain features of the Website.
The technologies we and these third party services use for this automatic data collection may include:
In general we do not collect personal Information automatically, although in some jurisdictions some elements of automatically collected information may be considered personal information. Further, in some instances we may tie this automatically collected information to personal information about you. For example, we link IP addresses to personally identifiable information submitted to verify whether a visitor has opted in to receiving additional information from Leupold.
You may withdraw previously provided consent, either for personal information you provided directly to us or which is automatically collected, by sending us a request through the privacy contact form which can be found in the Contact Us section of the Website.
“DO NOT TRACK”
The Website does not track your online activities over time and across third-party web sites or online services, and so does not respond to browser “Do Not Track” signals. As described below, the Website may contain links to other websites not owned or operated by Leupold. These websites may set cookies that obtain information about the fact that a web browser visited the Website from a certain IP address. These websites are not authorized to collect any other personal information from the Website unless you provide it to them directly.
CUSTOMER TESTIMONIALS AND PRODUCT REVIEWS
Customer Reviews provided to us by third party services. We use third party service providers to aggregate customer ratings and reviews from multiple third party websites, which also syndicate them. Information on the third party service providers used by this Website can be obtained by sending us a request through the privacy contact form found in the Contact Us section of the Website.
If you would like to have a customer review you have provided removed from the Website, please send us a request through the privacy contact form found in the Contact Us section of the Website Please provide sufficient information to allow us to identify the Customer Reviews that you wish to have removed. To remove your Customer Reviews, we may require evidence confirming that you are in fact the author of such Customer Reviews. Please note that, if we delete your Customer Reviews from the Website, copies of your Customer Reviews may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
We may use your information to send you messages about goods and services that may be of interest to you, if you have consented to receiving such messages. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, you can send a request to unsubscribe from receiving further marketing communications through the privacy contact form located in the Contact Us section of the Website.
HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
We may disclose aggregated information about our customers and Website users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
The personal information collected through this Website is retained for the period necessary to meet the relevant business purposes for which we’ve collected it. To determine the appropriate length of time for storing your personal information, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the information, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of the information, the purpose(s) for which we process the information and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, along with the applicable tax, legal, accounting, or other reporting requirements.
ACCESSING AND CORRECTING YOUR INFORMATION
If you are a registered user, you can review and change some of your personal information by logging into the Website and visiting your account profile page. Registered users may also send us a note using the privacy contact form located in the Contact Us section of the Website to request access to correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. Some of your personal information cannot be deleted by us except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect. In some instances, and as discussed in greater detail below, residents of certain jurisdictions may have additional rights with regard to their personal information.
We maintain commercially reasonable procedures and technology designed to prevent unauthorized access to the personal information you provide to us. This Website has reasonable technical and organizational security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, or alteration of information under our control. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those security measures. Although we cannot guarantee that our systems are completely secure all of the time, we periodically update and test the adequacy of the processes and technologies, used to protect our customer’s and other individual’s personal information.
We do not send e-mails to customers requesting billing, login, or password information. If you receive an e-mail purporting to be from Leupold that asks you to provide personal or account information, or login and passwords, do not provide such information unless you have first verified that the web site or e-mail is from Leupold & Stevens. Such e-mails may be fraudulent and used in connection with scams known as phishing. We asks that you report any suspicious e-mails or web sites to us.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR USERS THAT ARE IN THE EUROPEAN UNION
Our Lawful Basis for Processing Your Information
Where required by applicable data protection laws, we will only use your personal information where we have a lawful basis to do so. In such cases, we generally process personal information either to perform a contract for requested services with you, or for our legitimate interests. We also use the information we collect or are provided for the following purposes:
We will attempt to respond to your requests within one month and free of charge. Please note that with regard to all these rights, we reserve the right to:
refuse your request based on the exemptions set out in the applicable data protection laws;request for proof of your ID to process the request or request further information;charge you a reasonable administrative fee for any repetitive, manifestly unfounded, or excessive requests.
If we refuse your request to exercise any of these rights, we will give reasons for our refusal and allow you to challenge our decision. If we have shared your personal information with others, if required by applicable law, we will tell them about your request to rectify, erase, restrict or object to the processing or sale where possible. If you ask us, where possible and lawful to do so, we will also tell you with whom we shared your personal information so that you can contact them directly.
Please note that Leupold does not sell or disclose personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Notwithstanding the above, if you are a California resident, you have the right to request information from us regarding the manner in which we share certain categories of your personal information with third-parties. Specifically, California law provides you the right to submit a request to us through our “Contact Us” section of the Website to receive the following information:
the categories of information we disclosed to third-parties for the third-parties’ direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year;the names and addresses of third-parties that received such information; andif the nature of a third-parties’ business cannot be reasonably determined from the third-parties’ name, examples of the products or services marketed.
You are entitled to receive a copy of this information in a standardized format and the information will not be specific to you individually.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 16. If we learn that we are in possession of personal information collected from a child under the age of 16, we will immediately delete that information from our systems.
HOW TO CONTACT US REGARDING YOUR PRIVACY