2. What information do we collect?
b. Information That You Provide. Information collected from you will vary, depending on how you use the Site, how the Site is configured and what information you may choose to provide to us (whether via mail, telephone, e mail or otherwise). It may be possible to browse various sections of the Site without submitting any Personal Information. In addition, for security reasons there may be features on our Site that require you to confirm your Personal Information or provide additional Personal Information. You may choose not to provide us with Personal Information, but as a consequence you may not be able to use the Site, or take advantage of certain features of our Site, and we may not be able to provide you with certain requested information, products and/or services.
d. Information from Cookies: We may send small files or other similar strings of information to your Workstation (collectively "Cookies") and store such Cookies on your Workstation so that we can recognize it as a unique machine the next time you visit the Site. Cookies may also be used to perform statistical and administrative tasks including measuring site and page traffic, and positioning images on the web. You acknowledge that certain Cookies may be integral to enabling you to access our Site, or essential to the performance of our Site, and recognize that our Site may have limited functionality, or no functionality at all, if you decline to accept Cookies. Therefore, you agree to accept these Cookies in connection with using our Site. Should you change your mind and decide that you are not comfortable with Cookies being stored on your Workstation, please call Express immediately.
3. How is information about me used and shared?
a. Personal Information. Except as provided in this Policy, we do not willfully disclose Personal Information about our users to anyone outside of our corporate family without first receiving the User's permission. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your Personal Information to unaffiliated parties, and Express will not share your Personal Information with Express affiliates if prohibited by applicable law or regulation.
b. Support. Notwithstanding the above, we may engage or use other companies and individuals (1) to perform supporting functions for the various tools, functionality, information, products and services offered through our Site, (2) to perform or support various tasks or initiatives instrumental to the business of, or related to operating or improving, the Site, or (3) to assist us in testing, maintaining or improving the features, content or effectiveness of the Site or in performing research or development. These service providers may be permitted to receive from us and use Nonpersonal Information, as well as Personal Information provided by you or collected from you, but such service providers will not be permitted to use Personal Information for any purpose other than in connection with performing the limited support functions for Express.
d. Asset transfers: We continue to develop our business and in doing so might choose to acquire other businesses or sell our business or certain assets of our business. The Personal Information and other information that we collect from you in connection with your use of the Site is considered one component of our business assets and would likely be transferred/included in such transactions. We will, however, not sell your Personal Information to companies whose goal is to market services and products, and in such event we will use commercially reasonable efforts to protect your Personal Information.
e. Nonpersonal Information. Nonpersonal Information may be shared with third parties, including listing providers, advertisers, service providers and others, so that we may better understand how the Site is used, to enhance the overall experience on the Site and otherwise in connection with our operation of the Site and conducting our business.
f. Children's Privacy: In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 6501 – 6506 and 16 C.F.R. §§ 312.1 – 312.12, Express does not permit children under 13 years of age to become Subscribers of the Site. Express does not collect information from children. By using the Site, Subscriber represents that Subscriber is not under 13 years of age and will not permit such a person from accessing the Site. You agree to contact Express immediately hat if you have knowledge that a child under the age of 13 has used the Site or submitted Personal Information to us, via our Site or otherwise.
Express Pipe & Supply Co., LLC
2644 30th Street, Suite 102
Santa Monica, CA 90405