of this Policy
The purpose of this Policy is to provide information
about Stern® Pinball, Inc.'s ("STERN PINBALL" or "us"
or "we") practices concerning the collection, use and
disclosure of personal information.
Collection and Use
We are the owner of the information collected
We will not sell or share this information to others in ways different
from what is disclosed in this statement. We collect
information from our users in several
places on Our Website. Some of the information collected
can include, but is not limited to, name, address, telephone number,
email address, and any comments or questions which a user generates.
A cookie is a piece of data sent from a websites
to your browser and stored on your hard drive for future reference.
so that you do not need to re-enter this information each time you
visit us. If you reject the cookie, you may still use
the website. However, since cookies also enable us to
track your interests to enhance the experience on the website, rejection
of the cookie can take away from the website's performance.
Limitation on Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL STERN PINBALL OR ANY OF ITS
AFFILIATED ENTITIES OR SUPPLIERS OR DISTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY
INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES, EVEN IF STERN PINBALL HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION, UNDER CONTRACT,
NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION
WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION,
SERVICES, PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THE SITE. These
limitations shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential
purpose or the existence of any limited remedy. Because
some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on how long an implied
warranty lasts, or the exclusion or limitation of liability for
consequential or incidental damages, the above limitations may not
apply to you.
The laws of the State of Illinois will govern
these disclaimers, terms and conditions without giving effect to
any principles of conflict of law. We reserve the right
to make changes to our Website and these disclaimers, terms and
conditions at any time.
At any time you may visit Our Website without
identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. For
visitors who do not provide information at www.sternpinball.com/buy.shtml,
we do not have access to or collect personally identifiable information
related to visitors.
To do internal research and to better understand and serve our customers,
we automatically track certain information about your behavior on
Our Website. Information collected may include the URL
address you visited just before coming to Our Website, the URL you
leave Our Website to visit, your type of browser and your IP address.
The data is reviewed and analyzed on a collective basis and will
not be linked to the identity of any individual person.
However, there may be times we will need information from you. This
information is used to fulfill your request for products and services
and to contact you about specials and new products. Our
intention is to make it apparent when we are collecting personal
information from you on the web. At any time you may
visit Our Website without identifying yourself or revealing any
Amendments to Personal
At your request, you will be given access to
your personal information and you will be given an opportunity to
amend any inaccuracies contained in the personal information. In
order to request access and/or an opportunity to amend, please contact
STERN PINBALL at: info@STERNPINBALL.com
STERN PINBALL will send personally identifiable
information about you to its distributors. In addition,
STERN PINBALL will send personally identifiable information about
you to other companies or people when at least one of the following
conditions is met.
||When we need to share your
information to provide the product
or service you have requested.
||When we respond to subpoenas,
court orders or legal process or requests from law enforcement
officials, national security officials, or for the maintenance
of historical records. STERN PINBALL will disclose
personal information when we believe it is appropriate to do
so to comply with law.
||STERN PINBALL will disclose
personal information when we believe it is appropriate to do
so to protect the rights, property, or safety of STERN PINBALL
or other persons.
||When we have your oral or written
consent to share the information. We make seek your
consent in the future to disclose information for other purposes.
may share aggregated demographic information with our partners and
advertisers. This information will not be linked to the
identity of any individual person.
Our Website contain hyperlinks to other websites
maintained by third parties. This Policy does not apply
to any such websites. STERN PINBALL is not responsible
for the privacy practices of these other websites or the way such
other websites manage personal information. We encourage
you to be aware when you leave Our Website and to read the privacy
statements of every web site that collects personally identifiable
Security / Control
of Your Information
Your information which you provide through Our
Website is not accessible by any third party through the Internet.
We will make a sincere effort to respond to your requests to correct
personal information inaccuracies efficiently.
If you provide us with your personally identifiable
information, you may occasionally receive a newsletter or email
from us or one of our distributors regarding STERN PINBALL's products,
services and special promotions. Out of respect for your
privacy we offer the option to not receive these types of communications.
If you no longer wish to receive the newsletter or promotional materials
from STERN PINBALL, you may opt-out of receiving these communications
by sending us an email at info@STERNPINBALL.com
and reference your email address.
In the event that STERN PINBALL, substantially
all of its assets, or one of STERN PINBALL's business units are
acquired, customer information will likely be one of the transferred
STERN PINBALL has complied with requirements
of certain laws and STERN PINBALL has appointed an individual who
has responsibility for ensuring STERN PINBALL complies with its
privacy obligations. That person can be reached by email
*North American pinball machines ONLY work inside
of North America. If outside of North America, check our International
Distributor list for an authorized Stern distributor nearest you.
Our Website does not sell products for purchase
by children. We sell children's products for purchase
by adults. If you have accessed Our Website and are
under 18, you may only use Our Website with the involvement of your
parent or guardian.
Our Website is not directed to children under the age of 13, and
we will never request personally identifiable information from anyone
whom we know to be under the age of 13 without verifiable parental
consent. If we become aware that a visitor is under the
age of 13 and has provided personally identifiable information without
prior verifiable parental consent, we will remove his or her personally
identifiable information from our files.
Changes; Conditions of Use
STERN PINBALL may change, amend or update this
Policy upon prior notice posted on Our Website. You should
consult the Policy prior to each time you use Our Website. If
we make any changes that may substantially affect our use of your
personal information, we will notify you through a prominent posting
on Our Website. If you do not agree with the changes,
amendments or updates, you may request that your personal information
be removed from our database as described above. If you
choose to visit Our Website, your visit and any dispute over privacy
is governed by this Notice.
This Policy is effective as of October 3, 2005.