TERMS OF USE – Caif

Terms of use

While the team at CAIF strive to include up-to-date accurate data on the CAIF website, CAIF makes no warranties or representations, either implied or expressed, as to the completeness or accuracy of such data. CAIF reserves the right to alter its website at any time without giving any notice to users of the website or those engaged in business with CAIF. CAIF does not assume any responsibility to update the information contained on the CAIF website.

Use of, and access to CAIF’s website, is at the sole risk of the user. Moreover, although CAIF endeavors to take adequate measures to deliver issue-free website use, it cannot guarantee that its emails, servers or website, are virus-free; or that there will not be any harmful components. You agree that CAIF will not be held liable for any type of damages; these include, but are not limited to: consequential, incidental, direct, indirect or punitive damages, which may come about from the access, use or inability to use CAIF’s website, or for omissions or errors in the website’s content.

Links to any third-party websites are solely for the users’ convenience. Use of, and access to such websites is at the users’ sole risk. CAIF does not impart any view on these websites’ content, and will not be liable for any type of damages, including but not limited to: consequential, incidental, direct, indirect or punitive damages, which might arise from such access; use or inability to use third-party websites; omissions or errors in the websites’ content.

Copyright Notice

Photographs, images, graphics, drawings, logos, slogans, text, audio, and video material shown on the website are protected by the applicable copyright laws from unauthorized use, display, distribution, copying, recording, storing, or transmission. By using the website, you agree that you will first obtain written consent from CAIF before you use, display, distribute, copy, record, store, or transmit any material contained on the website that is protected by copyright. Unless and until CAIF specifically informs you in writing to the contrary, you should presume that copyright laws protect all material shown on this website.

PRIVACY POLICY

Respecting Your Privacy and Personal Data

CAIF is fully committed to protecting personal data privacy. This applies to our customers, employees, and any other parties that we have engaged in a business relationship. CAIF has substantial defense systems in place to protect your personal data, and CAIF and its technical team are diligently and actively taking steps to guard the CAIF computer systems against data security threats. The said defense systems incorporate various measures which are aimed to protect the secureness, integrity and confidentiality of all the personal data which are held on the CAIF systems. These measures include: email and encryption security, complex and unique passwords, firewalls, and intrusion prevention and detection systems.

Collection and Use of Personal Data

CAIF will not sell or rent your personal information to anyone, for any reason, at any time. CAIF uses and discloses your personal information only as follows: (a) to analyze usage and improve the CAIF products; (b) to deliver to you any administrative notices, alerts and communications relevant to your use of CAIF products; (c) to fulfil your requests for certain products and services; (d) for market research, project planning, troubleshooting problems, detecting and protecting against error, fraud or other criminal activity; and (e) in order enable CAIF to offer additional product offerings to you. Notwithstanding the foregoing, CAIF reserves the right (and you authorize CAIF) to share or disclose your personal information when CAIF determines, in its sole discretion, that the disclosure of such information is necessary or appropriate to enforce our rights against you or in connection with a breach by you of any agreement executed between you and CAIF, to prevent prohibited or illegal activities, or when required by any applicable law, rule, regulation, subpoena or other legal process.

Purposes of Data Collection

CAIF accumulates personal data via the CAIF website in order to: provide, improve and customize its website’s functionality; offer users important and interesting alerts via e-mail; provide access to various services such as webcasts; action contractual obligations; fulfil product sample requests, and communicate with customers through the use of email, text, standard mail, phone or fax.

To that end, by providing CAIF with this data, you consent to such collection and use of the provided information. Should you submit a request but do not wish to be added to CAIF’s mailing list, then you will only be contacted by the CAIF team in relation to matters concerning your request/s.

Sharing Personal Data

CAIF may share your personal data in the following circumstances:

  • If you have given your consent
  • If it is in compliance with regulatory requirements, relevant laws, and to respond to lawful requests
  • In order to defend and protect the rights or property of CAIF or third parties. This includes: the terms of use, policies, and enforcing agreements
  • In the event of an emergency. This includes protecting people’s safety, including that of our employees
  • In regards to preventing and investigating fraud
  • In order to help its business, CAIF can share your personal data with its service providers, contractors, agents, and affiliates

Types of Data Collection

CAIF collects certain data to enable, optimize, and provide services to its customer base, to make recommendations regarding usage of CAIF products, and to improve CAIF products and services in general, including by reviewing aggregate data and statistical analyses. Ordering CAIF products or utilizing their distribution network, certain data will be disclosed to CAIF. This data includes, but is not limited to, your personal name, company name, registered address, telephone number, and e-mail address. Certain electronic data is automatically disclosed to CAIF, including your activity on the website, the browser and operating system used to access the website, HTTP cookies, internet protocol address, date and time of website access, and geographic information related to your website access. You agree that CAIF may collect, use, retain, disclose and/or process collected data for purposes previously described in this section. Please note that the use of collected data may be subject to data protection laws or regulations in certain jurisdiction.

COOKIES POLICY

Cookies are simple text files stored on your web browser to provide a means of distinguishing among users of the website. The use of cookies is a standard practice among Internet websites. To better serve you, CAIF occasionally use cookies to enhance or customize your visit to the website. Cookies can be created automatically on the device you use to access this website but do not contain personal information and do not compromise your privacy or security. CAIF may use the cookie feature to store a randomly generated identifying tag on the device you use to access the website. A cookie is erased during operation of your browser or when your browser is closed. The software and hardware you use to access the website allows you to refuse new cookies or delete existing cookies. Refusing or deleting these cookies may limit your ability to take advantage of some features of the website. Information collected when you e-mail the website or complete a transaction during your visit to the website may send an e-mail to CAIF. Your e-mail address and the contents of your message will be collected. The information collected is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video, and graphic information formats included in the message. Your e-mail address and the information included in your message will be used to respond to you, to address issues you identify, to improve this website, or to forward your message to a employee of CAIF for appropriate action. Your e-mail address is not collected for commercial purposes and CAIF is not authorized to sell or otherwise disclose your e-mail address for commercial purposes.

Security

No data transmission over any wireless network or the internet, can ever be guaranteed to be totally secure. Although CAIF and its technology team endeavor to protect your personal information via the implementation of stringent security measures, CAIF does not offer any warranty, express or implied, related to the security of any data that you transmit to CAIF.

Information Storage and International Transfers

CAIF and its service providers and affiliates process and store your personal data on servers in the United States and other regions of the world.

Visiting CAIF’s Website

Visiting CAIF’s website is voluntary. To that end, if you do not wish for CAIF to process and collect your personal information, then you should not to visit the CAIF website. If however, you do choose to visit the website, you are advised not to impart any confidential data to CAIF via its website, and CAIF takes no responsibility whatsoever as to any potential damages you/users may suffer in that regard.

Contact

From time to time, and at its sole discretion, CAIF  may update its Legal Statements. Should you have any questions, then kindly contact CAIF via e-mail ainfo@caif.com or by standard mail addressed to 26522 La Alameda, Suite 340 Mission Viejo, CA, 92691.

Data Retention

CAIF only retains your personal data for the reasons for which it was gathered, for as long as necessary. This is for legitimate business uses, and to supply you with the services CAIF offers, in conformity with contract/s, and when permitted or required under law.