Vinduvin respects the privacy of
every individual who visits our sites or responds to our interactive
advertisements. This Privacy Statement outlines the information Vinduvin
will collect and how we will use that information. This Statement
will also instruct you on what to do if you do not want your personal
information collected or shared when you visit Vinduvin sites or respond
to our advertisements.
This version of the Privacy Statement is effective February 15, 2005,
and supersedes all prior versions. The terms of this Privacy Statement
govern, in the event of any inconsistency between this Privacy Statement
and any other discussion of privacy contained in any of our websites.
This Privacy Statement reflects only the policies of Vinduvin. Notice
of changes to this Privacy Statement will be posted on the Vinduvin
websites, and Vinduvin reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement
by posting revised versions. At our option we may also send you e-mail
notices and reminders about this Privacy Statement from time to time,
but you should check this website frequently for any recent changes.
Personal Data Collected By Vin Du Vin
Vinduvin gathers personal data about its customers and potential
customers from various sources during the normal course of its business,
including information supplied through this website.
Information You Supply in Response to Questions
and store any information you enter on our website in response to
our requests for it. Examples include website pages where you receive
discount coupons, enter in sweepstakes, subscribe to product newsletters
or when you contact us with questions about our products. The personal
information we ask you to give us may include name, home and business
mailing addresses and address preference, company affiliation, home
and business telephone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, and
payment or credit card information. If you do not want Vinduvin
to collect such personally identifiable information, please do not
submit it to us.
Information From Cookies
When you view one of our websites
or advertisements, we may store some information on
your computer. This information is stored in files called “Cookies” that
enable us to recognize you from your computer when
you revisit the Vinduvin website. We also may create cookies that
collect page viewing history to help you navigate smoothly within
the website. Cookies allow us to tailor a site or advertisement to
better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet browsers,
you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies,
or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. Please refer to your
or help screen to learn more about these functions.
Vinduvin does not knowingly allow any third party (other than affiliates
of Vinduvin) to create cookies or otherwise collect any information
from the website.
Vinduvin may monitor your activities,
preferences, and transactional data (such as your IP
address) relating to your use of our websites and/or services and
log this information. In some cases, we may also collect information
such as the type of Internet browser you are using, the type of computer
operating system you are using, and the domain name of the site from
which you linked to our site or advertisement. This information may
be used to diagnose site technical problems, problems with your account,
or to assist us in statistical analysis of site usage.
Information From E-Mail
We receive and may store information
you send us via e-mail addressed to the contact or
support e-mail addresses that we provide on our sites.
Information From Children
Vinduvin does not knowingly solicit
or collect any information from persons under the age
of 13 years, and does not knowingly market any products or services
to them. Where appropriate, Vinduvin will specifically instruct children
not to submit such information on our sites or advertisements. If
a child has provided us with personally identifiable information,
a parent or guardian of that child should contact us at the email
address or phone number listed at the bottom of this Privacy Statement.
As requested by the parent or guardian we will take all reasonable
steps to: provide the information collected from a child upon parental
request; submit to the parent’s right to refuse permission of further use, maintenance
or collection of information; and delete the child’s information
from our existing files.
Vinduvin does not knowingly solicit
or collect any sensitive information relating to racial
and ethnic background, political affiliation, religious or philosophical
beliefs, trade-union membership, sexual preferences, and health.
Information From Other Sources
Vinduvin also obtains personally
identifiable information and merely statistical non-identifiable
information about customers and prospective customers from its affiliates
and licensees and, where legally permitted, from other companies with
which Vinduvin has business relationships. This information
may be merged with or used to enhance information which we have collected
previously from our online and offline business operations,
for the purpose of marketing our products and services.
Use of Personal Data
The principal use of personally identifiable information which we
collect through this website is to enable us to provide our products
and services to you. Such information also facilitates e-mail and
paper notices regarding our products and for legal and advisory purposes.
We also aggregate and analyze personally identifiable information
that we have collected from websites and other sources in order to
enable us to develop targeted marketing programs and service offerings
tailored to the relevant customer base. The data allows special offers
to be made via website, e-mail and otherwise to those customers most
likely to avail themselves of the offers.
Disclosure of Personal Data to Other Entities
We may share your personally identifiable information and statistical
non-identifiable information within Vinduvin, and with Vinduvin business
partners. Such entities may also disclose such information to unaffiliated
entities in connection with the processing of such information on
behalf of Vinduvin. Where legally permitted, both statistical non-identifiable
information and personally identifiable information may also be given
to unaffiliated companies for use in their own marketing efforts,
in exchange for similar data or for other business considerations.
Notwithstanding any contrary statements in
this Privacy Statement, Vinduvin will cooperate with official law
enforcement inquiries, such as fraud investigations and subpoenas,
and will disclose your information when necessary to comply with state
and federal laws and regulations.
How You Can Access, Correct, or Delete Your Information
You may request access to and correction of personally identifiable
information stored about you obtained by Vinduvin via website or e-mail.
If you would like to correct factual errors in such information or
would like us to remove your personally identifiable information from
our records, please contact us at the email address or phone number
listed at the bottom of this Statement. As requested, we will take
all reasonable steps to correct or delete your information in our
Choice or Opt Out Provisions
When requested to provide personal information to us, you may be
given an opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having certain portions
of your information be used or disclosed. If you no longer wish to
receive email newsletter or promotional materials from Vinduvin, you
may opt-out of receiving these communications by unsubscribing in
a return reply to such emails or by contacting us directly. If you
object to the use of your personal information in direct marketing
by Vinduvin, or the transfer of such information to other companies
to use in direct marketing, you may notify us of your objection at
the email address or phone number listed at the bottom of this Statement.
Upon such notification, we will take all reasonable steps to delete
your information in our existing files.
Vinduvin takes every reasonable precaution to protect your information.
When you submit personal information to us, your information is protected
both online and off-line. To the extent that you are asked to enter
sensitive information (such as credit card number), that information
is protected from access by any third parties using best commercial
practices within the online industry (e.g., Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”)
technology). When such security technology is used, depending on your
browser software, you may be notified by various means such as by
the “lock” icon located at the bottom the Netscape Navigator
and Microsoft Internet Explorer screens.
In addition to using security technology to protect sensitive information
online, Vinduvin also exercises due caution in protecting such information
off-line. Access to credit card information is restricted so that
only employees who need such information to perform a specific job
(for example, billing clerk or a customer service representative)
can view such information. Vinduvin employee’s computers are
password-protected, and all employees are kept up-to-date on Vinduvin
security and privacy practices. Finally, the servers on which Vinduvin
stores your information are kept in a secure environment and protected
from both physical and network intrusion.
California Privacy Rights
Beginning on January 1, 2005 , California Civil Code Section 1798.83
permits customers of Vinduvin who are California residents
to request certain information regarding its disclosure of personal
information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.
To make such a request, please send an e-mail to privacy@Vinduvin.com or
write us at c/o Privacy Officer, Vinduvin, Inc., 7
Briarglenn, Aliso Viejo , CA 92656.
Sale of Vin Du Vin, Inc.
As a natural consequence of the development of our company, we could
be sold to another company. In the event that another company acquires
us or a significant portion of our assets is sold to another company,
all customer data including financial records and consumer information
collected on Vinduvin may be transferred to the new company. You will
be notified via of any such change in ownership or control of your
Fair Credit Billing Act
We guarantee that every online transaction you make will be 100%
safe. This means you pay nothing if unauthorized charges are made
to your card as a result of shopping at our online store. Under the
Fair Credit Billing Act, your bank cannot hold you liable for more
than $50.00 of fraudulent charges. If your bank does hold you liable
for any portion of this $50.00, we will cover the entire liability
for you, up to the full $50.00. We will only cover this liability
if the unauthorized use of your credit card resulted through no fault
of your own from purchases made while using the secure server. In
the event of unauthorized use of your credit card, you must notify
your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and
Who to Contact
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement, or requests
regarding your private information please click here to contact us
via email. You may also contact us by telephone at 949-202-5180 weekdays
during the hours of 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time.