Privacy Policy

Gingher is committed to respecting your privacy and recognizing your need for appropriate protection and management of personally identifiable information you share with us (the phrases "personally identifiable information" or "personal information" mean any information by which you can be identified, such as your name, address, telephone number, etc.). The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information or personal information we may collect from you when you visit our Web sites, how we use such information, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to review and correct, the information. This policy applies only to users accessing our Web site from the United States.

Limited Liability

By using or accessing this Web site you signify your acknowledgment and assent to the Privacy Policy set forth below. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this Web site. The Company can revise this policy at any time by updating this posting, and your use after such change signifies your acceptance of the changed terms. Please check these terms of use periodically for changes. This policy is intended to help you understand how Gingher its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Gingher," "we," or "us") collect, use and safeguard the information you provide on our Web site.

Personal Data

If you browse the Gingher Web site, you may generally do so anonymously without providing any personal information. However, there are cases in which we may ask you for personal data. For example, we will occasionally conduct on-line surveys to better understand the needs and profile of our visitors. In addition, we may request personal information when you register to receive additional information regarding our products and services, sign up for a newsletter, or send us a question. Even if you choose not to give information we request, you can still visit most of the Gingher Web site, but you may be unable to access certain options, offers and services. In case you change your mind or wish to update or delete personal information (such as your zip code), we will endeavor to correct, update or remove the personal data you give us. You can do this by contacting us at the contact points specified below.

Gingher Mailings

If you provide us with personal information we will not automatically place you on any list to receive e-mail or for any phone list. Gingher firmly believes in exercising a permission-based marketing strategy.

Use of Personal Data

Personal information provided by users who are 13 or more years of age may be used for marketing and promotional purposes only by Gingher and its subsidiaries and affiliates with permission from the user. Gingher does not rent, sell or otherwise distribute to third parties, your personal information entered on this site. While we use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information, Gingher will have no liability for disclosure of any information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties. Gingher also reserves the right to change or update this policy, or any other policy or practice, at anytime, with reasonable notice to users of its Web site. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to the Gingher site. We may share statistical or aggregated non-personal information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors and other third parties. This data is used to customize Gingher' Web site content and advertising to deliver a better experience to our users.

Cookies and IP Tracking

This site may use cookies for site administration purposes. If for any reason you wish to not take advantage of cookies, you may have your browser not accept them.

Special Cases

Gingher reserves the right to disclose user information in special cases, when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other Gingher Web site users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. We may disclose personal information without notice to you in response to a subpoena or when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or to respond to an emergency situation.

Policies for Children

Gingher encourages parents and guardians to monitor and participate in their children's online activities. Unless you are viewing a Web site directly specifically to children, no information should be submitted to this site by users under 13 years or age, and users under 13 years old are not allowed to register for newsletters, clubs or activities. In addition, users less than 18 years of age are not allowed to make purchases or participate in contests, except for those specifically directed to children. Where appropriate, Gingher may ask you to indicate your age to verify compliance with these policies. Gingher does not knowingly collect information from our guests under 13 years of age or provide any personally identifying information from such guests to any third party for any reason whatsoever. We do not allow guests known to be under 13 years or age to receive direct marketing communications from Gingher or third parties.

Contact Information

Questions about this privacy policy should be directed to:

Gingher
322-D Edwardia Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27409
Attn: legal affairs

info@gingher.com

Questions about our products should not be directed to this address and will not be replied to. Please use this contact information only for legal and privacy policy matters. For all other inquiries, refer to the Contact Us section of our home page.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE. All users of this Web site agree that access to and use of this Web site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this Web site.

Copyright

The entire content included in this Web site, including but not limited to text, graphics or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and other copyright laws, and is the property of Gingher The collective work includes works that are licensed to Gingher Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this Web site for the sole purpose of placing an order with the fulfillment provider or purchasing Gingher products. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the Web site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with the fulfillment provider or to purchase Gingher products. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this Web site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by Gingher. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the Web site. All trademarks, service marks and trade names of Gingher used in the Web site, (including but not limited to Gingher name and logo, Fiskars name and logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Gingher

Warranty Disclaimer

This Web site and the materials and products on this Web site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Gingher disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Gingher does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the Web site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this Web site or the server that makes the Web site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Gingher does not make any warrantees or representations regarding the use of the materials in this Web site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.

Limitation of Liability

Gingher shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this Web site or the performance of the products, even if Gingher has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

Typographical Errors

In the event that a Gingher product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, Gingher reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Gingher reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, Gingher shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.

Term; Termination

These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the Web site and/or completing the registration or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by Gingher without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.

Notice

Gingher may deliver notice to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the Web site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to Gingher.

Your use of this Web site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the state of Wisconsin, U.S.A., without regard to choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this Web site shall be in the state or federal courts located in Dane County Wisconsin. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the Web site must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. Gingher' failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. Gingher may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

Use of Web Site

Harassment in any manner or form on the Web site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Gingher or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the Web site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Web site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the Web site or use the Web site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

Participation Disclaimer

Harassment in any manner or form on the Web site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Gingher or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the Web site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Web site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the Web site or use the Web site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Gingher, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the "Service Providers") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Web site using your Internet account.

Third-Party Links

In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, Gingher may link to Web sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with Gingher, Gingher has no control over these linked Web sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Gingher. These linked Web sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, Gingher seeks to protect the integrity of its Web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own Web site, but for Web sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).