Privacy Policy

BIRNS, Inc. Statement of Privacy


BIRNS, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy. This Statement of Privacy applies to BIRNS, Inc. Web site and social media pages and governs data collection and usage at all BIRNS, Inc. sites and services; it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services. Please read the BIRNS, Inc. Statement of Privacy. BIRNS, Inc. is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Statement of Privacy.

Collection of your Personal Information
BIRNS, Inc. collects personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. BIRNS, Inc. does not collect any information about your computer hardware and software. BIRNS, Inc. encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from BIRNS, Inc. so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the BIRNS, Inc. Web site.

Use of your Personal Information
It is possible that BIRNS, Inc. may also use personal information to inform you of company news, products or services available from BIRNS, Inc. BIRNS, Inc. does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of mailings, providing customer support, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose. BIRNS, Inc. does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. BIRNS, Inc. may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on BIRNS, Inc. or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of BIRNS, Inc., Including its Web site; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of BIRNS, Inc. or the public.

Control of your Personal Information

BIRNS, Inc. offers its customers choices for the collection, use and sharing of personal information. You may notify us of your preferences by emailing service@birns.com. Please be sure to provide complete account information so we can identify you in our records. You may also stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from BIRNS, Inc. by responding directly to any email you receive with a request to unsubscribe and/or remove you from the mailing list.

Security of your Personal Information
BIRNS, Inc. is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.

Changes to this Statement
BIRNS, Inc. will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how BIRNS, Inc. will use your personal information, BIRNS, Inc. will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. BIRNS, Inc. encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how BIRNS, Inc. is protecting your information.