By using and submitting information to our Site, you are agreeing that we may collect, use and disclose the information we collect in accordance with the purposes and uses identified in this policy.
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When you visit our website, we may assign your computer one or more cookies, to facilitate access to our site and to personalize your online experience. Through the use of a cookie, we also may automatically collect information about your online activity on our site, such as the web pages you visit, the time and date of your visits, the links you click, and the searches you conduct on our site. During your visits to other websites where we advertise, we (or third parties) may use certain data collected on our site to show you the type of DonaldJPliner.com advertisements likely to be of greater interest to you. Although you may not opt out of receiving online advertisements generally, you may control the collection of data on our site used for targeted DonaldJPliner.com advertising during your visits to other websites. To opt-out of DonaldJPliner.com data collection for targeted advertising on other sites, click here: Opt-Out Now. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, please note that you may not be able to sign in or use some of the interactive features offered on our website.
We use personal information collected on the Site for the following purposes:
- for the specific purpose for which it was volunteered (for example, to purchase a product, process a return or provide you with a gift reminder);
- to improve the content, appearance and utility of the Site;
- to understand your needs and preferences;
- to develop, market, sell or provide products and services;
- to conduct surveys, research and evaluations;
- to manage and develop our business and operations, administer accounts, and collect and process payments;
- to detect and protect us and other third parties against negligence, fraud, theft and other illegal activities;
- as permitted by, and to comply with, any legal or regulatory requirements, process or provisions; and
- if you submit a resume online, we may use the information you provide solely for the purpose of evaluating you as a candidate for employment and to contact you about prospective employment.
In order to serve you better, we may combine information you provide to us on the Site with information you provide to us in other ways, such as in our retail stores, and with information from third parties including demographic or public information.
We may share your information collected on this Site with the Company's subsidiaries or affiliated companies, including those located in other countries.
We also may share your information with selected third parties who provide services to us, including to process payments, monitor Site activity, serve Site content, help to maintain our customer database, administer emails, surveys, or contests and administer and maintain employment application information. Such third parties may have access to, store and process your personal information to provide services on our behalf, which may occur in the United States or in countries outside of the United States. Our service providers are not authorized to use your information for any purpose other than to provide the contracted services.
By using this Site, you acknowledge and consent to the fact that personal information provided by you or collected by us through your use of the Site is stored and processed by us in the United States where data protection laws may not afford the same level of protection as those of the country in which you are located (this is the case for users located in the European Economic Area ("EEA")). You also acknowledge and consent to the fact that we may, at our discretion, store and process such data in other countries (including countries outside the EEA) where data protection laws may not afford the same level of protection as those of the country in which you are located.
We may use the services of a third party to help us measure the effectiveness of our advertising and determine how customers use this Site. To do this, we may use web beacons and cookies provided by this third party, which enable us to collect the following types of information: product codes for the merchandise that customers purchase, the pages and site sections visited, time spent on the site, and similar site usage data. This information helps us to learn things like what pages are most attractive to our customers, which of our products most interest our customers, and what kinds of offers our customers like to see.
We also must always reserve the right to disclose information about you as required by law, in response to legal process including law enforcement requests, and where needed to protect the safety, property, or legal rights of users of the Site, or the Company or its affiliates or third parties.
If you have provided us with personal information and would like to change, correct, or request access to your personal information or update or cancel your registration, you may do so by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to us at Donald J Pliner One North Lexington Ave., 12th Floor, White Plains, NY 10601. You may also update your account information by clicking on "Customer Service" and "Update account information."
Please note that any request to be removed from our mailing lists may take up to one (1) month to become effective. Even if you are removed from any such list, if you order merchandise online, we will send you an e-mail confirming your order and may need to contact you by phone, e-mail, or regular mail if we have questions about your order.
We are concerned about the safety of children when they use the Internet, and the Company does not knowingly request or collect personally identifiable information online from any person under the age of thirteen.
We use certain security measures to protect the personal information you submit to the Site. For example, when you provide any order information, we use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, an encryption tool that provides security while transmitting this information over the Internet. We also use firewall technology, password controls, and other technological and procedural safeguards in maintaining the Site. Although we have implemented the above security measures for this Site, you should be aware that 100% security is not possible.
This policy is effective 11/16/11.