The information we gather and how we use it.
Maxwell-Silver NY gathers and uses two types of information from its users:
1) Maxwell-Silver NY collects and aggregates information indicating, among other things, which pages were visited, the order in which they were visited, and which hyperlinks, if available, were "clicked." Collecting such information involves the logging of IP addresses, operating systems and browser software used by each visitor to the Web site. Maxwell-Silver NY uses non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form to build more useful online services. For the same purposes, Maxwell-Silver NY uses "cookies" - that is, small text files placed on the users' computer's hard drive - to help Maxwell-Silver NY determine the type of content and sections within the site to which users link, the length of time users spend at any particular area of the Web site, and their usage of Maxwell-Silver NY's products and services. Cookies allow Maxwell-Silver NY to better serve our users and to personalize a user's experience at the Web site.
2) In certain areas of the Web site, such as when ordering gifts online ("Services"), users will need to provide Maxwell-Silver NY with personally identifiable information (including, for example, user name, e-mail and mailing addresses, and certain financial information). This information is used exclusively to process and send orders to our customers. Maxwell-Silver NY does not store credit card information, and ONLY uses such credit card and other financial information to pass thru to our boutiques to bill users for gift purchases and shipment. Maxwell-Silver NY will not release the personal or credit card information of a user or visitor to third parties, unless deemed a legal necessity or an emergency in Maxwell-Silver NY?s sole discretion.
Users must select a username and password to gain access to any password-protected area of the Web site. Users are responsible for all uses of their passwords and any and all damages to Maxwell-Silver NY resulting from the distribution and use of their passwords, whether or not authorized by them. If a user suspects or is aware that someone is using his/her password without his/her authorization, please notify us immediately through email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
By purchasing goods from the Web site, users agree that the offer and sale of those goods takes place in, and will be governed exclusively by the laws of the State of New York without regard to its choice of law rules. Users also agree that any legal or equitable claim against Maxwell-Silver NY arising from or related to their purchase or any other Service or use of the Web site must be brought in the city, state or federal courts located in New York County, New York.
Maxwell-Silver NY uses Thawte, the highest level of security available for our users' credit card transactions. This system encrypts all users' personal information, such as credit card numbers, making it indecipherable. These security measures protect user information from being viewed or accessed as it travels through cyberspace. To view our Thawte certificate, click here [THAWTE], as effective as any security measure implemented by Maxwell-Silver NY may be, no security system is impenetrable. Maxwell-Silver NY cannot guarantee the security of Maxwell-Silver NY?s server, nor can Maxwell-Silver NY guarantee that information users supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to Maxwell-Silver NY over the Internet.
Changing/deleting personal information
If a user would like to have their personally identifiable information changed or removed from Maxwell-Silver NY?s server, please contact Maxwell-Silver NY at email@example.com, and we will use reasonable efforts to comply with the user's request. Users may also choose to edit their personal information by selecting the link in the navigation bar. Keep in mind, however, that residual information will remain within Maxwell-Silver NY?s servers, access logs, and other records, which may or may not contain such personally identifiable information.