The purpose of this statement is to let you know what information we collect, how we collect it, and under what circumstances we use it. By visiting our Website, you are accepting the practices described in this Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy, please do not use the Website.
The information you give us stays at Direct Wood Flooring and with Direct Wood Flooring partners. We maintain your information in-house at Direct Wood Flooring. If you want to remove your information from our database, please contact us.
Personal Information: We collect and store information that you provide to directwoodflooring.co.uk or our Customer Service Department. When you sign-up for the Direct Wood Flooring Newsletter, open an account, or place an order, we collect and store some or all of the following information that you provide: name, billing address, shipping address, email address, and telephone number. If you choose to unsubscribe from the Direct Wood Flooring Newsletter your email will be removed from our system. If you sign up as a directwoodflooring.co.uk member and you expressly opt-in to receive personalized communications by email, we will use your personal information to create a user profile. In this context we may combine the info you give us online with other information from Direct Wood Flooring sources, transactions and communications collected or processed by any Direct Wood Flooring entity. This may include data from the directwoodflooring.co.uk Website, any other directwoodflooring.co.uk websites, from physical Direct Wood Flooring stores, direct mail, on- and offline events, on- and offline contests or online marketing. Once you become a directwoodflooring.co.uk member, the personal information actively submitted by you on a Direct Wood Flooring Website and on other Direct Wood Flooring Sites will be registered in the central Direct Wood Flooring database in the USA. If you publicly post about Direct Wood Flooring, or communicate directly with Direct Wood Flooring, on a social media website, we may collect and process the data contained in such posts or in your public profile for the purpose of addressing any customer services requests you may have and to monitor and influence public opinion about Direct Wood Flooring. We will not combine such personal data with data from other Direct Wood Flooring databases.
Anonymous Information: Through your use of our Website, we may also gather certain information that does not identify you individually ("Anonymous Information"). We collect and store certain information automatically whenever you interact with our Website. For example, we collect your IP address, location and browser information every time you visit directwoodflooring.co.uk. We also collect information regarding customer traffic patterns and site usage. This information is used to analyze and improve our Website to give you the best online Direct Wood Flooring experience possible. For more info, please see the "cookies" section below.
The personal information actively submitted by you on our directwoodflooring.co.uk Website will be used for the purpose for which you have specifically submitted them, such as the execution of your purchase order, participation in a contest, receiving information, etc. We may also use this information, and any info collected by means of cookies to improve our directwoodflooring.co.uk Website, to prevent or detect fraud or abuses of our directwoodflooring.co.uk Website and to enable third parties to carry out technical, logistical or other functions/tasks on our behalf. Please note that we reserve the right to link personal information submitted by you on our directwoodflooring.co.uk Website with other personal data about you that Direct Wood Flooring may have obtained via other Direct Wood Flooring Sites or via the Direct Wood Flooring Mobile Applications. Furthermore, we may use any personal information obtained about you via the directwoodflooring.co.uk Website to personalize your Direct Wood Flooring site experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you or our consumers in general are most interested to learn about, or in the communication with our consumers. We may disclose specific information upon governmental request, in response to a court order, when required by law or to protect our or others' rights, property or safety. We may share information to prevent illegal uses of the directwoodflooring.co.uk Website or violations of the Terms and Conditions, or defend ourselves against third party claims. We may also share information with companies assisting us in fraud protection and/or investigation. We do not provide this information to these agencies or companies for marketing or commercial purposes.
We use Anonymous Information to help us determine how people use parts of the Website and who our visitors are. Anonymous Information is used to help us make directwoodflooring.co.uk better for our visitors. We also use Anonymous Information to provide analytic data to third parties about how our users collectively use the Website.
For the purpose of operating our business, third parties (e.g. credit card companies, shipping companies, customer service providers) may process your data, however only to the extent this is necessary to conduct Direct Wood Flooring business. We have procedures in place to ensure that these third party companies value your privacy. We do not sell, trade, share or transfer your personal information to any outside parties other than Direct Wood Flooring Group Companies and third party processors.
You acknowledge that you shall be solely responsible for any information, profiles, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, music, sounds, or other content or materials (“User Content”) that you submit, upload, post or otherwise provide or make available to Direct Wood Flooring, Inc. (“Direct Wood Flooring,” “us,” or “we”) or its vendors, on or through the Direct Wood Flooring website (the “Website”) or otherwise (“Submissions”), including User Content you agree to allow the use of that is on third party companies’ websites, for example Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Vine, Pinterest and Google+, that are associated with hashtags related to Direct Wood Flooring, including, for example, #Direct Wood Flooring. Direct Wood Flooring expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with Submissions. Such Submissions may be used on the Website and/or on other Direct Wood Flooring marketing materials, including emails, social media and store signage. By making a Submission, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old and that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms. If your Submission is selected by Direct Wood Flooring to be used, it may be displayed for other users to see, together with your name and associated Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or Vine (if applicable) profile information (such as your handle and profile picture). You acknowledge and agree that Direct Wood Flooring is under no obligation to display, feature or use any Submission, but may do so at its sole discretion.
Any Submission will be treated as non-confidential. Any Submission also will be treated as non-proprietary, except as specifically set forth herein. By making a Submission, you hereby grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Direct Wood Flooring, its affiliated entities, vendors and licensees a nonexclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, sell, assign, translate, create derivative works of, distribute, perform and display any Submission, as well as your name, Instagram, Twitter, or Vine handle, Facebook ID, profile picture, image, likeness, comments, posts, statements or other information, in any manner, and in any and all distribution channels, venues, forms, media, or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, alone or as part of other works, without further notice or any compensation to you. You also acknowledge that your Submission may not be returned and we may use your Submission, and any ideas, concepts or know how contained therein, for any purpose including, without limitation, developing, manufacturing, distributing and marketing products. For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your Submissions.
You further represent and warrant that your Submissions do not constitute or contain software viruses, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of ""spam."" You may not use a false email address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead us as to the origin of any Submission. You agree to indemnify Direct Wood Flooring, our vendors, and third parties such as Instagram, LLC, Twitter Inc., Facebook, Inc., Vine Labs, Inc., Pinterest, Inc. and Google Inc. and any of our or their respective parents, affiliates, licensees, licensors, and each of our or their respective officers, directors, employees, successors, agents and assigns, for all claims arising from or in connection with (a) the use of any Submission, including, without limitation, all claims arising out of or based upon copyright or trademark infringement, misappropriation, invasion of privacy, defamation, right of publicity and/or any blurring, alteration, editing, morphing, distortion, illusionary effect, faulty reproduction, fictionalization or use in any composite form of your or any other person's or entity's name, Instagram, Twitter, or Vine handle, Facebook ID, profile picture, image, likeness, comments, posts, statements or other information and/or the Submission; or (b) any breach or alleged breach by you of any of these Terms or applicable laws.
Direct Wood Flooring does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to Submissions your make and such Submissions may be made available to the general public, and may be used by Direct Wood Flooring without restriction. You further irrevocably waive any rights of publicity and privacy, any ""moral rights"" or other rights with respect to attribution of authorship or integrity of materials regarding any Submission that you may have under any applicable law or under any legal theory.
Direct Wood Flooring reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to edit any Submission and to choose to include or not include such Submission on the Website or otherwise use the Submission. You acknowledge and agree that all editorial decisions regarding the use of your Submission are solely at Direct Wood Flooring’s discretion, and that Direct Wood Flooring may combine, format, configure and otherwise edit your Submission in its sole discretion. Your hereby waive any right to inspect or approve your Submission before it is used. The Website may include the opinions, statements and other content of third parties. Direct Wood Flooring is not responsible for screening, monitoring or verifying such content, including such content's accuracy, reliability or compliance with copyright or other laws. Any opinions, statements, or other materials made available by third parties through the Website are those of such third parties and not of Direct Wood Flooring, including its licensors and/or vendors, and Direct Wood Flooring does not endorse any such opinions, statements, or materials. Direct Wood Flooring reserves the right to remove Submissions at any time without prior notice.
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, you hereby release, hold harmless, and forever discharge Direct Wood Flooring from any and all claims, actions, causes of action, demands, rights, damages, costs, and expenses (collectively, “Claims”) arising out of, related to, or in any way connected with the exercise by Dispersive Technologies of the rights granted herein, including, without limitation, any and all Claims for invasion of privacy, infringement of my rights of privacy and/or publicity, infringement of my intellectual property rights, defamation, or portrayal in a false light. If you are a California resident, you waive your rights with respect to California Civil Code Section 1542, which provides “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor,” as well as under any statute or common law principle of similar effect which restricts the release of claims which the releasing party does not know or suspect at the time of the release, which if known would have materially affected the decision to agree to release.
You acknowledge and agree that Direct Wood Flooring has no control over, and shall have no liability for any damages resulting from, the use (including, without limitation, re-publication) or misuse by any third party of any Submission.
In accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, we will not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, please have your parents enter their information when personal information is required.