Privacy Policy

This website (the “Website”) is published and maintained by Germani Sydney Pty Ltd., with offices located at Shop1, 161 Elizabeth Street, Sydney 2000 (the “Company,” “We,” “Us”, “Our”).

This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) describes our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of information on or through the Website. By visiting this Website, and/or using the services offered on or through this Website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy as they may be amended from time to time. As We update and expand our services, this Privacy Policy may change, so check back to this page from time to time. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into, and part of, the Website Terms and Conditions the Website Terms and Conditions, which governs your use of this Website.

This Privacy Policy only applies to Personal Information (as defined below) that we collect through this Website and your online interactions with Us via email, online forms, or other online communications. This Privacy Policy does not apply to information that you may provide to Us, or that we may obtain, other than through this Website, such as in person at one of Our stores, by phone, through postal mail or through other live and print media.

You may opt in or opt out of Our sharing of your personal information with third parties for marketing purposes by following the directions in the “Right to Opt In and Opt Out” section below.

Children’s Privacy. We do not knowingly collect or use any personally identifiable information from individuals under the age of 13. If We become aware that any such information has been provided or submitted to Us, We will delete the information as soon as possible.

This Website is intended for users who are located in Australia only. This Privacy Policy is governed by and shall be interpreted under the laws of Australia.

What information is Collected

Personal Information

Your privacy is important to Us. Depending on how you use the Website, We may ask you to share Personal Information with Us. “Personal Information” includes, for example, your name; home and/or business address; e-mail address; wireless and/or fax number; short message service or text message address or other wireless device address; telephone number; credit card and other payment information; and demographic information and/or other information that may identify you as an individual or allow online or offline contact with you as an individual.

How is the Personal Information used?

We will use the Personal Information you provide to Our Website, for example, to respond to your requests, process your orders, and to provide you with Our product and service offerings. We may also use your Personal Information to maintain Our internal record keeping and/or share it with Our affiliates for internal marketing purposes. In addition, We may send you notices (for example, in the form of e-mails, mailings, and the like), and otherwise correspond with you, about products, services, companies and events, sponsored by Us and others, that We think might interest you.

Third-Party Offers

We may provide visitors an opportunity to receive offers from Our affiliates who have services, products and offers that we think might be of interest to you. Unless you elect not to receive such offers by following the instructions in the Right to Opt In and Opt Out section below, We may from time to time provide your Personal Information to these entities so that they may send you these offers. If you change your mind and no longer want Us to share your Personal Information with these types of third parties, follow the instructions to opt out in the Right to Opt In and Opt Out section below.

Service Providers

We may use third-party partners to help operate Our Website and deliver Our products and services, and may share your information with Our affiliates, service providers and other third parties that provide products or services for or through this Website or for Our business (such as Website or database hosting companies, address list hosting companies, credit card authorization companies, e-mail service providers, analytics companies, distribution companies, fulfillment companies, and other similar service providers that use such information on Our behalf).

Legally Compelled Disclosures

We may disclose user information to government authorities, and to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or otherwise as required or permitted by law, including but not limited to in response to court orders and subpoenas. We also may disclose user information when We have reason to believe that someone is causing injury to or interference with Our rights or property, other users of the Website, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. Additionally, we cooperate with law enforcement inquiries and other third parties to enforce laws, intellectual property rights and other rights.

Security

While We will take reasonable precautions to protect the security and integrity of Personal Information provided to this Website, due to the inherent nature of the Internet as an open global communications vehicle, We cannot guarantee that information, during transmission through the Internet or while stored on Our system or otherwise in Our care, will be absolutely safe from intrusion by others, such as hackers. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information.

Consent to Processing

By providing Personal Information to this Website, you understand and consent to the collection, maintenance, processing and transfer of such information in and to the United States and other countries and territories.

Public and Interactive Areas of Our Site

We may from time to time provide interactive services on our Website, including, without limitation, chat rooms, bulletin boards and discussion groups. We are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service We provide on our Website, and we expressly exclude all liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user, whether the service is moderated or not

You represent and warrant that content, information or other material posted by you (collectively, “Postings”) are original to you, do not infringe on a third party’s intellectual property rights, are not obscene, vulgar, offensive, malicious, discriminatory, defamatory or otherwise unlawful, that no other party has any rights thereto, and that any “moral rights” in your Postings have been waived. You grant Us a royalty-free, unrestricted, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully transferable, assignable and sub-licensable right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Postings, in whole or part, and/or to incorporate them in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed for editorial, commercial, non-commercial, promotional or any other purpose. We may delete or destroy your Postings at any time in Our sole discretion.

Right to Opt In and Opt Out

You may have the right to “opt in” and “opt out” of certain of Our uses of your Personal Information. For example, at the time you are requested to provide Personal Information on this Website, you may have the opportunity to elect to, or not to: (1) receive correspondence from Us, or (2) have your Personal Information shared with Our affiliates for their marketing purposes You may also make this request by sending an e-mail to info@germani.com.au. In this e-mail, please say whether: (i) you would like to opt out of receiving promotional correspondence from Us in general, or just via e-mail, postal mail and/or by phone, (ii) you do not want Us to share your Personal Information with Our affiliates for their marketing purposes You may also opt out of Our promotional e-mails by clicking on an opt-out link within the e-mail you receive.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change or update this Privacy Policy, or any other of our policies or practices, at any time, and will notify users of this Website by posting such changed or updated Privacy Policy on this page. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to this Website. Under certain circumstances, We may also elect to notify you of changes or updates to Our Privacy Policy by other means, such as posting a notice on the front page of Our Website or by sending you an e-mail.

Contact Us

If you have any further questions regarding our privacy practices, you may contact us at info@germani.com.au.
Thank you for visiting Our Site.

Effective Date: May 2014