Effective Date: March, 2005
Authorized Use of PINGTEC Website
The use of this website is restricted to
registered distributors ("Authorized Users") of PINGTEC and its
affiliates. If you are not a registered distributor, you may not use
this website. PINGTEC reserves the rights and remedies it may have at
law and equity against persons using this site who are not Authorized
has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm
commitment to privacy. This policy describes our practices regarding
personal information collected through our website or through any other
effective date noted above will indicate the date the policy was last
updated. Please visit our website periodically to review any changes.
PINGTEC believes in and respects your privacy
and the sanctity of information that may be provided. In the course of using
PINGTEC as a preferred supplier, use of our web site and in responding to
our surveys, you may have the opportunity to voluntarily submit personally
identifiable information (e.g., providing profile information or providing
an e-mail address). Your decision to participate in future surveys is
completely at your discretion. That is, you have no obligation to complete
this or any future survey. By participating in a survey or in visiting our
Web site, you understand and consent to this policy.
When you access the Internet, the computers that host Web sites you visit
(Web servers) automatically receive some anonymous information. This "usage
data" may include a record of which pages a Web browser has visited.
PINGTEC servers receive usage data when customers visit our web site.
PINGTEC may use various kinds of software devices to collect information
about Internet use. Small files called "cookies" may be attached to your Web
browser. These files identify your browser and save information such as
passwords so that Web sites can recognize you. You can set your browser to
disable cookies, but some web sites may not work properly if you do this. In
addition, some web sites use small bits of code called "one-pixel gifs," or
"clear gifs" embedded in some Web pages, to make cookies more effective.
PINGTEC will not associate the information these software devices collect
with your name or email address.
We take every precaution to protect our customer information and do not
utilize personal or company information for anything other than internal
purposes to provide and improve service levels. We are sensitive to the
privacy and security of your personal information. However, we cannot
guarantee absolute security as such information may be transmitted using the
Internet, other public telecommunication networks, servers, hardware or
software ("systems") that are not owned, operated, or controlled by us.
PINGTEC will not sell, trade, or disclose to third parties any customer
identifiable information, including customer names and addresses, without
the consent of the customer (except as required by subpoena, search warrant,
or other legal process or in the case of imminent physical harm to the
customer or others). When PINGTEC uses other agents, contractors or
companies to perform services on its behalf, PINGTEC will ensure that the
company protects your customer identifiable information consistent with this