Note Regarding the Use of the websites by Children:
Our websites are not directed to individuals under the age of thirteen (13), and we request that such individuals do not provide Personally Identifiable Information through our websites.
The Type of Information We Collect
We collect the e-mail addresses of anyone who communicates with us via e-mail, as well as any information volunteered by you, including survey information, name and address, telephone number, payment information (e.g., credit card number and billing address), etc.
Our servers may also automatically collect information about your computer when you visit our websites, including the type of browser software you use, the operating system you are running, the website that referred you, and your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, which is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet. We use this information for purposes such as calculating website usage levels, helping diagnose problems with the websites’s servers, administering the websites, and improving website-related services and features.
How We Use this Information
The information we collect is used to fulfill your purchases or other requests, improve the content of our websites, customize the content and/or layout for each individual visitor and to contact you for marketing purposes. For example, if you subscribe to our publication, we may use your e-mail address to send you a confirmation notice and/or your mailing address to send you the publication. We may also use the information to communicate with you about new features, products or services, and/or to improve the services that we offer by tailoring them to your needs.
Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding orders that have been placed on-line.
How We Share this Information
We work with third parties who provide services including but not limited to data analysis, payment processing, order fulfillment and other services of an administrative nature. We reserve the right to share information about you with such third parties for the purpose of enabling them to provide these services. For example, if you choose to make a purchase through our websites, we may share your payment information or other information with our third party service providers to fulfill your purchase, including, without limitation, to process your credit card or payment account number or to ship products to you.
We reserve the right to transfer any and all information that we collect from our websites’s users to a third party in the event of any reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock (including without limitation in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings).
We collect cookies on our websites to capture information about page visits. This information is anonymous and we use this information only internally—to deliver the most effective content to our visitors. Information from the cookies is used to gauge page popularity, analyze traffic patterns on our sites and guide development of other improvements to our sites. We do not require that you accept cookies, however, some functionality on our websites, our products or services may be disabled if you decline to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You may also change your cookie settings through preferences options in our products and/or services, where applicable.
We may also use so-called “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs,” or similar means in connection with website pages and HTML-formatted email messages to, among other things, track the actions of website users and e-mail recipients, to determine the success of promotional campaigns and to compile aggregate statistics about our website’s usages and response rates.
Links to Other Websites
We seek to have security measures and tools, such as firewalls, in place to help protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. For example, when you make a purchase through our websites, your personal details and credit card information are scrambled using SSL encryption technology before being sent over the Internet.
Access to this information is available to you through a unique user name and password. The password is encrypted and we recommend that you not divulge it to anyone.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or data storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, although we strive to protect personal information you provide to us, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us through or in connection with our websites or that is stored by us. You acknowledge and agree that any information you transmit through our websites or upload for storage in connection with our websites is so transmitted or stored at your own risk.
When you order products or services or upload content through our websites, you will create a unique user name and password. We recommend that you not divulge the password to anyone. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure (for example, if you feel that the security of any account you might have with us has been compromised), you must immediately notify us of the problem by contacting us at the address, telephone number or email address listed above (note that if you choose to notify us via physical mail, this will delay the time it takes for us to respond to the problem).
If you do not want to continue receiving marketing-related emails from us, you may opt out of receiving these messages by using the opt-out mechanism in these emails or by contacting us at the address listed above.
The Bamboo Cookhouse (“Company” “we” “us”) provide these websites and all website-related services (collectively, the “websites” subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement (the “Agreement”). This Agreement governs the relationship between our Company and you, the websites’s visitor and/or member (including your employer and any affiliates and its or their employees, contractors and agents, “you”) with respect to your use of these websites. It is important that you read carefully and understand the terms and conditions of this Agreement. By using our websites, you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use our websites.
We reserve the right at any time to:
Change the terms and conditions of this Agreement;
Change the websites, including eliminating or discontinuing any content on or feature of the websites; or Change any fees or charges for use of the websites.
Any changes we make will be effective automatically seven (7) days after posting such changes on the websites. Your continued use of the websites following such changes will be deemed acceptance of such changes. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of this Agreement. Upon our request, you agree to sign a non-electronic version of this Agreement.
The information and materials provided through our websites, including any data, text, graphics, images, audio and video clips, logos, icons, software and links (collectively, the “Materials”), are intended to educate and inform you about visual communication and related subjects. You may not (and shall have no right to) download or make copies of the Materials other than transitory copies of portions of the Materials that are made as an essential step in accessing and viewing the Materials and that exist non-persistently in computer memory only for so long as the Materials are being actively used. Unless otherwise specified on our websites, you may view Materials displayed on our websites solely for your internal business needs. You may execute a single copy of any software available for downloading on our websites (“Software”). The Materials remain the property of Company or its licensors or suppliers. Use or downloading of the Software and viewing of other Materials ar e conditioned on acceptance of the terms and conditions of any license agreements relating to such Software or other Materials, including agreements of third parties. By acquiring or using the Materials, you agree to such terms and conditions. You may not download, distribute, copy or use any of the Materials except as expressly authorized by this Agreement and, in any event, you may not distribute, modify, transmit or publicly display the Materials without the written consent of Company or, if so indicated in writing by Company, its licensors or suppliers.
3. Information Provided by Company.
Although Company strives to provide Materials that are both useful and accurate, data and other information change frequently and are subject to varying interpretations. In addition, the facts and circumstances of every situation differ. Accordingly, although Company endeavors to use reasonable care in assembling the Materials, the Materials may not be up-to-date, accurate or complete. Please contact Company at [email protected] to determine whether you have the most recent version of the Materials made generally available by Company, although even the most recent version available from Company may not be up-to-date, accurate or complete.
4. Submissions and Postings.
By sending or transmitting to us creative suggestions, ideas, notes, comments, concepts, information or other materials (collectively, “Submissions”), or by posting such Submissions to any area of our websites, you grant us and our designees a worldwide, non-exclusive, sublicenseable (with further rights to sublicense in all sublicensees), assignable, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right to use, reproduce, distribute (through multiple tiers), create derivative works of, publicly perform, publicly display, digitally perform, make, have made, sell, offer for sale and import such Submissions in any media now known or hereafter developed, for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to the provider of the Submissions. None of the Submissions will be subject to any obligation, whether of confidentiality, attribution or otherwise, on our part and we will not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Submissions.
6. Claims of Copyright Infringement.
If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by Company infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked. The notice must include the following information: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed (or if multiple copyrighted works located on our websites are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works); (c) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or the subject of infringing activity, and information reasonably sufficient to allow Company to locate the material on our websites; (d) the name, address, telephone number and email address (if available) of the complaining party; (e) a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Notices with respect to our websites should be sent to [email protected] We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before filing a notice or counter-notice.
This Agreement shall remain effective until terminated in accordance with its terms. Either party may terminate this Agreement immediately upon notice to the other party. In addition, we reserve the right to immediately terminate this Agreement, and/or your access to and use of our websites or any portion thereof, at any time and for any reason, with or without cause. Upon termination of this Agreement by either party, your right to use our websites shall immediately cease, and you shall destroy all Materials obtained from our websites and all copies thereof, whether made under the terms of this Agreement or otherwise.
OUR WEBSITES, THE MATERIALS ON OUR WEBSITES, ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE OBTAINED THROUGH OUR WEBSITES AND THE SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, SPONSORS AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, ACCURACY, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY WARRANTIES THAT MAY ARISE FROM COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you. COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, SPONSORS AND AGENTS DO NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITES OR THE SOFTWARE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE OR SECURE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT OUR WEBSITES, THE SERVER(S) ON WHICH OUR WEBSITES ARE HOSTED OR SOFTWARE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR OBTAINING AND MAINTAINING ALL TELEPHONE, COMPUTER HARDWARE AND OTHER EQUIPMENT NEEDED TO ACCESS AND USE OUR WEBSITES, AND ALL CHARGES RELATED THERETO. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITES AND THE SOFTWARE AND YOUR RELIANCE THEREON. NO OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT OF COMPANY OR ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, SPONSORS, AGENTS, MEMBERS OR VISITORS, WHETHER MADE ON OUR WEBSITES, IN THE SOFTWARE OR OTHERWISE, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY.YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITES AND ANY MATERIALS PROVIDED THROUGH OUR WEBSITES ARE ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
9. Limitation of Liability.
NEITHER COMPANY NOR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS OR SPONSORS, NOR OUR OR THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS, AGENTS OR OTHER REPRESENTATIVES, ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF DATA OR LOST PROFITS), UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO OUR WEBSITES AND/OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON OUR WEBSITES, THE SOFTWARE, ANY LINKED WEBSITE OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE PURCHASED OR DOWNLOADED THROUGH OUR WEBSITES. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH OUR WEBSITES, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE IS TO STOP USING OUR WEBSITES, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE OR LINKED WEBSITE, AS APPLICABLE. THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO COMPANY FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, SHALL BE THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, TO COMPANY TO ACCESS OUR WEBSITES. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.