Collection of Information
In connection with the Site, Kyocera may collect Information in the following ways:
- Through forms filled out by a user on the Site
- Shopping on the Site
- Through Information provided by a user in connection with a product registration card
- Through Information provided by a user in connection with prize promotion entries
- Through the maintenance and analysis of Web server logs
- Through emails, telephone calls, of faxes sent to Kyocera
- Via communications between a user and Kyocera
Kyocera may also connect non-personally identifiable information from users via "cookies" (small text files placed by Kyocera on user computers), single-pixel GIF image files (also called "Web beacons"), Web server log analysis and other similar technological means. Such information may be used to track site trends and enhance the user experience, and may be shared with third parties. Kyocera one may share information to respond to subpoenas, court order, or legal process, or to establish or exercise it legal rights or defend against legal claims.
To the extent third parties may place advertising or other content on the Site, such third parties may utilize cookies or other technological means within the advertising to collect and utilize non-personally identifiable information. Kyocera is not responsible for information collected by third parties in this manner, nor for the collection or use of Information by other sites to which the Site is linked.
Types of Information Collected by Kyocera
The following types of Information about a user are among those that may be collected by Kyocera in connection with the Business:
Sharing your personal information
- Postal address
- E-mail address
- Telephone number
- Cell phone number
- Home phone number
- Date of birth
- IP Address
- Referring site
- Other technical information collected by the Site's servers
Use of Information
Kyocera may use Information collected in connection with the Site in the following ways:
- To provide requested information, products and services to users via the Site or through other online or offline channels, including but not limited to product upgrades
- To improve the user experience with the Site
- In connection with the operation of the Site
- For the operation of Kyocera's business
- For users to obtain information and offers for products and services offered by Kyocera.
In order to do the foregoing, Kyocera may provide the Information to trusted third party and selected third party vendors as well as third party contractors providing services to Kyocera, such as those associated with the operation of the Site, communication services or Kyocera's products. Kyocera will use commercially reasonable efforts to limit use of the Information by such third parties to the specific uses set forth above. Kyocera also utilizes electronic and physical security to reduce the risk of improper access to or manipulation of Information during transmission and storage, but cannot guarantee the security or integrity of the Information and shall have no liability for breaches of security or integrity or third-party interception in transit.
Kyocera may also disclose Information when it determines it is necessary to comply with applicable laws or regulations, in connection with a merger, acquisition, asset purchase or sale of or by Kyocera, or to protect the interests or safety of Kyocera, its customers, or other visitors to the Site. In the event that you encounter any Kyocera user who is improperly collecting or using information about you or other users, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kyocera has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of that visitor information which is under our control. Unfortunately, no security system, or system of transmitting data over the Internet, can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result of the foregoing, while we strive to protect your personally identifiable information, we cannot guarantee the security of our servers, the means by which information is transmitted between your computer and Kyocera's servers, or any information provided to us or to any third party through or in connection with the Site. You provide all such information at your own risk.
Kyocera does not knowingly collect or retain information in connection with the Site from children under the age of 13. Kyocera does not ask children under age 13 for personal information.
Your California Privacy Rights
Beginning on January 1, 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits customers of Kyocera who are California residents to request certain information regarding Kyocera's disclosure of personal information to third parties for such third parties' direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please write to [Kyocera Communications, Inc.,10300 Campus Point Drive, San Diego, CA. 92121. Attn: Legal Department].
Kyocera reserves the right to transfer any and all information that we collect from visitors, or that we otherwise collect concerning the Site, to a third party in the event of a sale or transfer of assets or of any portion of our business.
Offline vs. Online Practices
Kyocera may merge Information collected about you through offline means, such as product warranty cards that you return to us, with data about you that is stored in our databases.
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