Effective as of January 1, 2018
Please be sure to read this Policy before submitting your personal information to us. By submitting your personal information to us, you signify your consent to our collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Policy, as amended from time to time. If you do not agree with this Policy, please do not submit your personal information to us.
INFORMATION COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY
Non-Identifiable Information - The Website may automatically collect certain non-identifiable information regarding website users, such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access the Website, the Internet address of the Website from which you linked directly to the Website, the operating system you are using, the sections of the Website you visit, the Website pages read and images viewed, and the materials you post to or download from the Website. This non-identifiable information is used for website and system administration purposes, for statistical purposes and to improve the Website. Your non-identifiable information may be disclosed to third parties (including current and prospective business partners and advertisers) and permanently archived for future use.
Collection of Your Personal Information - You may be asked to voluntarily provide certain personal information (such as your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, credit card information, user identification and password) for a variety of specific purposes during your use of the Website through Electronic Communications. If you choose not to provide the personal information requested, you may not be able to access certain features or areas of the Website, and/or Lafia may not be able to communicate with you, or process your request or order.
Use of Your Personal Information - Lafia may use your personal information for the following purposes: (i) to contact and correspond with you, to respond to your inquiries, and/or to provide you with information regarding products, services and events, which may be of interest to you, (ii) to process your online order for Lafia products and/or services, (iii) to administer surveys, polls, contests and/or other promotions, in which you participate, and (iv) as otherwise permitted by law. Generally, Lafia will consider the fact that you have voluntarily provided us with contact information to signify your consent for Lafia to use your contact information for the purpose of tracking our communications with you, and providing you with information about Lafia, its products and services, and other matters, which we think may be of interest or use to you. At any time you may ask Lafia to stop sending you such information by contacting us through email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tracking Information - Lafia may use non-personal information to create aggregate tracking information reports regarding Website user demographics and Website traffic patterns. None of the tracking information in the reports can be connected to the identities or other personal information of individual users. To the extent, Lafia makes a link between tracking information and Website users’ personal information, all of the linked information will be treated as personal information and will be used and disclosed only in accordance with this Policy, as amended from time to time, and in accordance with applicable law. Note that Lafia uses a personalization engine to customize Website content for each online user. Not only does this apply to our products and services. In order to tailor the Website to your preferences, Lafia may collect information from a variety of sources, such as customer service channels, registration forms, order forms, surveys, and contests, where applicable.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
(A) Disclosure to Service Providers: In order to process orders and transactions, Lafia must disclose some of your personal information to certain service providers, including, without limitation, your credit card issuer, the product handler and the delivery service;
(B) Shopify: Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Shopify’s data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall. If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
(C) Disclosure to Business Partners: Lafia may exchange personal information about you with its business partners in order to offer you information regarding products and services that may be of interest to you and to administer the partners’ respective programs.
(D) Disclosure to Government and Law Enforcement and Legal Disclosure: Lafia may disclose your personal information to a government institution that has asserted its lawful authority to obtain the information or where Lafia has reasonable grounds to believe the information could be useful in the investigation of unlawful activity, or to comply with a subpoena or warrant or an order made by a court, person or body with jurisdiction to compel the production of information, or to comply with court rules regarding the production of records and information, or to Lafia’s legal counsel; and
(E) Disclosure where permitted or required by Law: Lafia may also disclose your personal information as otherwise permitted or required by law.
AGE OF CONSENT
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your province or state of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your province or state of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
Website Terms and Conditions of Use - The terms and conditions governing your use of the Website contain important provisions disclaiming and excluding the liability of Lafia and others regarding your use of the Website and provisions determining the applicable law and exclusive jurisdiction for the resolution of any disputes regarding your use of the Website. Each of those provisions also applies to any disputes that may arise in relation to this Policy and the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information, and are of the same force and effect as if they had been reproduced directly in this Policy. You can access such terms and conditions on the Websites.
Your Comments - If you have any comments or questions about this Policy or your personal information, please contact us by email, email@example.com.