Privacy Policy & Website Usage Terms

Privacy Policy

Pacific International Center for High Technology Research respects your privacy and is committed to safeguarding your personal information. This privacy policy discloses how we collect and use information about visitors to the Pacific International Center for High Technology Research website. By visiting our website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection

Pacific International Center for High Technology Research collects personal identifying information that you share with us, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, a home, business, or other address, billing address, phone number, email address or other information when needed to provide a service or information you requested.

When you browse the Pacific International Center for High Technology Research website our server automatically records visitor information based on your activity on the site, such as visitor IP addresses (the Internet address of your computer) and/or domain names. This information is not associated with you as an individual, unless you have previously indicated that you want Pacific International Center for High Technology Research to remember your login and password.

How We Use the Information Collected

Pacific International Center for High Technology Research does not share, rent, lease or sell personally identifiable information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this Privacy Policy. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research uses information for several general purposes: to fulfill your requests for certain products and services, to personalize your experience on our website, to keep you up to date on the latest product announcements, software updates, special offers or other information we think you'd like to hear about either from us or from our business partners, and to better understand your needs and provide you with better services. We may also use your information to send you, or to have our business partners send you, direct marketing information or contact you for market research. We do not otherwise share your personally identifiable information with such third parties, unless you have granted us permission to do so. If you have provided personally identifiable information to Pacific International Center for High Technology Research, we will provide you with an opportunity to limit promotional email communications from Pacific International Center for High Technology Research or authorized partners of Pacific International Center for High Technology Research by "opting-out" of receiving direct marketing or market research information. This means we assume you have given us your consent to collect and use your information in accordance with this Policy unless you take affirmative action to indicate that you do not consent, for instance by clicking or checking the appropriate option or box at the point of collection. In some cases, when applicable, we will provide you with the opportunity to "opt in." This means we will require your affirmative action to indicate your consent before we use your information for purposes other than the purpose for which it was submitted.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Your personal information is never shared outside Pacific International Center for High Technology Research without your permission, except under conditions explained below. Inside Pacific International Center for High Technology Research, data is stored in controlled servers with limited access. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research may send your personal information to other companies or people under any of the following circumstances: when we have your consent to share the information; we need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested; we need to send the information to companies who work on behalf of Pacific International Center for High Technology Research to provide a product or service to you (we will only provide those companies the information they need to deliver the service, and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose); or we want to keep you up to date on the latest product announcements, software updates, special offers or other information we think you'd like to hear about either from us or from our business partners (unless you have opted out of these types of communications). Pacific International Center for High Technology Research reserves the right to disclose your personally identifiable information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to (a) comply with legal process, (b) respond to any claims against it, or (c) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Pacific International Center for High Technology Research, its employees, its customers or the public.

Communication Information

If you communicate directly with Pacific International Center for High Technology Research by email or letter, Pacific International Center for High Technology Research may collect and store a record of your communication.

Pacific International Center for High Technology Research may use your communication information to respond to your issues and inquiries. The communication information you provide to Pacific International Center for High Technology Research's third party partners will also enable such partners to let us know that you have contacted them. Such communication information may be used to distribute information back to you about Pacific International Center for High Technology Research. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research's website contains links to other websites. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research does not share your personal information with those websites and is not responsible for their privacy practices. We encourage you to learn about the privacy policies of those companies.

Cookies

Cookies are small data files that certain websites write to your hard drive when you visit them, and they record and store your information. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the site uses to track the pages you've visited, but the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. The Pacific International Center for High Technology Research website uses cookies to collect this type of information to determine the usefulness of our website information to our users and to see how effective our navigational structure is in helping users reach that information.

Children

Pacific International Center for High Technology Research does not intend to collect information from individuals who identify themselves as under thirteen (13) years of age. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research does not knowingly solicit personal information from children under the age of 13 or send them requests for personal information. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research will not knowingly disclose personally identifiable information of children under thirteen to any third party.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Pacific International Center for High Technology Research will amend this policy from time to time. If we make any substantial changes in the way we use your personal information we will make that information available by posting a notice on this site.

Questions or Suggestions

If you have questions or concerns about our collection, use, or disclosure of your personal information, please contact us at info@pichtr.org.

Website Usage Terms & Conditions

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

Introduction

Thank you for visiting the Pacific International Center for High Technology Research website. We hope you find our site informative. Our lawyers have asked us to communicate a few key points (terms and conditions) to you. They are listed below and by accessing this website you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions.

Copyright, Trademark, and Related Issues

This site belongs to Pacific International Center for High Technology Research. The copyright to the contents of this site is owned by Pacific International Center for High Technology Research or other third parties who have licensed use. Users may download material from this site for their own personal, non-commercial use only, provided all copyright notices are kept intact. Any other copying, redistributing, or publishing of any part of this site in any manner is prohibited.

Any non-personal information, communications or material you submit to Pacific International Center for High Technology Research at this site, by e-mail or otherwise, is non-confidential, and Pacific International Center for High Technology Research is free to use and reproduce such information freely, and for any purpose. Specifically, Pacific International Center for High Technology Research is free to use any ideas or concepts contained in any such communication for any purpose whatsoever, including developing, manufacturing, advertising and marketing products. Any such use is without compensation to the party submitting information. By submitting information, you are also warranting that you own the material/content submitted, that it is not defamatory, and that our use will not violate any third party's rights. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research is under no obligation to use the information submitted.

The trademarks, logos, characters and service marks (collectively "Trademarks") displayed on the Pacific International Center for High Technology Research website belong to Pacific International Center for High Technology Research. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this website. Your use/misuse of the Trademarks displayed on this website, or any other content on this website, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that Pacific International Center for High Technology Research will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including criminal prosecution.

Linking

This website may contain links to other websites. These links are to companies or organizations we believe you may have an interest in. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research is not responsible for the content of any other site or for ongoing review of other sites. Please be mindful of this as you link to other sites.

In general, Pacific International Center for High Technology Research does not object to links to this website from third-party sites. However, you must abide by the following rules:

Unless we have a written agreement with you, you may not use any of our trademarks, logos or slogans in or with your links, except that you may link to this site using the plain text name of the site. Do not present the link to this site in any way that suggests Pacific International Center for High Technology Research has any relationship or affiliation with your site or endorses, sponsors or recommends the information, products or services on your site, unless you have a specific written agreement with Pacific International Center for High Technology Research to do so. Link only to the home page of this site. Do not, without our written permission: (a) incorporate any content from this site into your site (e.g., by in-lining or framing); (b) use any of our names, trademarks, slogans, or any other words or codes identifying Pacific International Center for High Technology Research websites in any "metatag" or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research will not tolerate links from any obscene, scandalous, profane, defamatory, unlawful site, or any site that may adversely affect the name, reputation and goodwill of Pacific International Center for High Technology Research and its products or services. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research reserves the right to cancel permission to link at any time, for any reason.

Jurisdictional Issues

The Pacific International Center for High Technology Research products, services, materials, offers, and information appearing on this website are intended for U.S. customers. This site is controlled by Pacific International Center for High Technology Research from its offices in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. We make no representation that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use in other locations.

Limitation of Liability

Your use of and browsing on this website are at your own risk. Neither Pacific International Center for High Technology Research nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this website is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, this website. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on this site is provided to you "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow exclusions of implied warranties, so some of these exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws. Pacific International Center for High Technology Research assumes no liability and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account your use of this website.

PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR HIGH TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH MAY REVISE THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BY UPDATING THIS POSTING.

Last modified: 2012-8-15