Collection and Use of Personal Information
We collect personal information that you provide us when you:
- Place an order for a product through our Website;
- Subscribe to receive updates from us concerning new content posted on the Website, or for other communications via e-mail or regular mail; and
- Enter into a contest or sweepstakes, or complete a survey.
Online Purchases: If you choose to purchase a DVD or other merchandise from our website, our third party payment processor, Paypal, whose operations are located in the United States, will collect personal information from you for the purposes of processing your payment, and we will collect personal information that is transferred to us by Paypal, including your name, e-mail address, shipping address, and amount of payment, for the purposes of confirming receipt of your payment, delivering your purchase to you, and contacting you in the event that your delivery is returned to us as being undeliverable.
Updates: This Website enables you sign-up to receive updates via e-mail concerning new content posted on the Website (“Updates”). When you sign-up for the Updates, we will collect your e-mail address. We collect this information in order to deliver the e-mail Updates to you, as you requested. You may remove yourself from our list of Update recipients by clicking the “unsubscribe” link that appears at the bottom of our e-mail Updates. You may also remove your self from our electronic or regular newsletter mailing list by contacting us as set out in the “How to Contact Us” section below. We will not rent, sell, or provide your e-mail address to other organizations without your consent. Promotions or Surveys: When you enter a contest or sweepstakes (“promotion”) we may ask you to provide your name, address, phone number and e-mail address. We use the information we collect on promotion entry forms to administer your participation in the promotions and for other purposes stated on the entry form.
Website Information: Generally, you can visit our Website without telling us who you are or providing us with any personal information. We collect the IP (Internet protocol) addresses of all visitors to our Website, and clickstream and other related information such as page requests, browser type, operating system, and time spent on our websites. We use this information to monitor and improve our Website.
Cookies: We collect “cookie” information from your browser to identify your computer and provide us with a record of your visits to our Website. The technology used to gather “cookie” information is provided by the Internet browser you use, and may be turned off by using your browser preference buttons (collectively, the foregoing is referred to as “Usage Data”). You may find that some parts of the site will not function properly if you have refused cookies. We use this Usage Data to collect statistical information and to help us to understand how our Website is used (e.g., which pages or sections are most popular and when are the peak activity times), which assists us in planning for future improvements to the Website.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Third Party Processors: Certain personal information may be transferred among our family of companies or other third parties solely for the purposes of responding to your question, concern, or request. We may also transfer (or otherwise make available) your personal information to third parties who provide services on our behalf, such as our payment processor, Paypal, as described above. We may store and process personal information in Canada and the United States, or in any other country in which we (or any of our parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, or agents) maintains facilities. All of our service providers are required to maintain the confidentiality and security of your personal information and to use it only in compliance with applicable data privacy laws, and are prohibited from using or disclosing your personal information for any purpose other than providing the services on our behalf or as otherwise required by applicable law.
We must provide your personal information in response to a search warrant or other legally valid inquiry or order, or to an investigative body in the case of a breach of an agreement or contravention of law, or as otherwise required or permitted by law. We may also disclose personal information to assist us in collecting a debt owed by you, or otherwise where necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defence of legal claims.
Purchase and Sale of a Business: In the event that we sell all or part of our business, or make a sale or transfer of assets or are otherwise involved in a merger or business transfer, we may transfer your personal information to a third party as part of that transaction.
Third Party Websites and Advertisers
The Website may include links to third party websites. The inclusion of any link does not imply our endorsement of any other company, its websites, or its products and/or services. These third parties have separate and independent privacy policies, which we recommend you read carefully. Any personal information you share with these third parties through their websites will be administered under their privacy policies. We have no control over third party websites and therefore have no responsibility or liability for the manner in which such third parties may collect, use or disclose and otherwise treat your personal information.
Security of Personal Information
To provide you with increased online security, access to your personal information may be protected by a user name and/or password. We strongly recommend that you do not disclose your password to anyone. We will never ask you for your password in any unsolicited communication (including unsolicited correspondence such as letters, phone calls or e-mail messages).
How to Contact Us/Withdraw Consent
To contact us, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last updated: April 28, 2008. Copyright © 2008 R2R All rights reserved.