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Security & Privacy

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Notification of Changes

Ridgewood Research sometimes may revise this Security & Privacy Policy. Any changes to our revised Security & Privacy Policy will be posted here. Please consult this page periodically.

Note: Your visit to the Ridgewood Research web site is subject to this Security & Privacy Policy and our Terms & Conditions.


Privacy Policy

When you provide us with online information through the Ridgewood Research website we respect your privacy.


Warranties

Ridgewood Research and other third parties retain all rights regarding trademarks, trade names, brand names, trade dress, logos, service marks, images, and common law trademarks (from hereafter known as "Trademarks"). These Trademarks are registered or unregistered. Trademarks are protected by the laws of every country and international laws and treaties. By your use of our web site Ridgewood Research is neither granting you licensing nor use of such Trademarks. Your misuse of the trademarks displayed in the Ridgewood Research web site is strictly prohibited. The use of our Trademarks in metatags or hidden text for the purpose of obtaining higher rankings in Internet search engines is prohibited and we consider this trademark infringement. Written permission must be obtained from Ridgewood Research and other third parties before displaying such trademarks. Ridgewood Research will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights and will seek all remedies available by law to its fullest extent, including the seeking of civil remedies and criminal prosecution.


Ridgewood Research collects two types of information:

A- Personally Identifiable Information (PII): This is information by which you can be clearly identified. Examples: name, address, date of birth, etc. Ridgewood Research only collects PII about you via this website when you voluntarily provide it. By submitting your PII on this website you are giving your consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information as is explained in this Security & Privacy Policy.

The collection of this information occurs when registering an online account for the purpose of purchasing Ridgewood Research services, products, or obtaining information.

Ridgewood Research affiliates, and third parties (as described in this Security & Privacy Policy) may use the information that you provide to fulfil your order for a product, information, or other service, respond to an email, or other type of request, to create and deliver newsletters, surveys, and communications regarding product information, product help, product usage, and promotions. For this purpose it is your responsibility to provide us accurate and up-to-date personal information that will be used to fulfil your order for a product, information, or other services.

B-Non-Personally Identifiable Information (NPII): This is information by which you cannot be clearly identified. We collect NPII concerning your use of our web sites. For example, which pages are most frequently visited, your web site traffic patterns, and related site information. We use this information to develop and improve our web site and customize the visitors' experience. NPII gathered is also used for other internal business purposes, such as generating statistics and developing marketing plans. Ridgewood Research may share or transfer such non-personally identifiable information with our affiliates, licensees and partners.

Ridgewood Research and affiliates only use your name, address, and personal information to mail and email you marketing materials and free sample offers, but only do so with your consent. You may opt out of receiving such material. We do not give your user information, e-mail address, or any other personal information to anyone without your consent.

We do not share your credit card or other account information with unaffiliated third parties unless you authorize us to do so, or if it is necessary to fulfil our responsibilities including, but not limited to, delivering a service or product that you order.

You cannot opt-out of receiving communications from Ridgewood Research (or third party affiliated companies or parties who may assist us) in relation to your orders of products or services.

We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information, including personally identifiable information, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; to protect ALVI ARMANI GENOMICS INC.'s rights or property (including without limitation in the event of a transfer of control of a Ridgewood Research company, affiliate, or brand, or some or all of its assets), or during emergencies when safety is at risk, or for credit fraud protection and risk reduction purposes.

It is your responsibility not to provide us with any personal information that you do not want us to collect.

Email marketing

During the registration process you may opt-out of receiving email marketing material from us.

We would like to have an ongoing communication with you. For this purpose we would like to email you messages with information about new products, special offers, and other valuable information.

If at some point in time you prefer not to receive email marketing communications from us or from third parties, please click to unsubscribe to email mailing list. Please allow 10 working days for your request to take effect.

We do not share or sell your email address with any unaffiliated third parties for direct marketing purposes. Please note that you will still receive email messages regarding your orders (i.e. order confirmation, shipping information, customer service notifications, etc.).


Mail marketing

You may opt-out of receiving mail marketing material from us or affiliated vendors, partners, and other organizations in the online registration form.

With your approval Ridgewood Research may share information with carefully selected non-affiliated vendors, business partners, and other organizations. As stated before, your email address is not shared. These companies and organizations may use the information we share to provide special opportunities and offers for you.


Security policy

Ridgewood Research provides a safe and secure environment for all of its clients. We have stringent and effective security measures in place on our web site.

We use various safeguards to ensure that your personal information is protected against loss, theft, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying or alteration. These include: SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), security of our physical premises, security software, firewalls to prevent unauthorized computer access or "hacking", and internal passwords that restrict access to electronic files. There are also privacy protection controls and restrictions on employee access to safeguard your personal information.

All information you provide us in this web site when you set up your account, update your account, enter a contest, shop online, or request information (i.e. name, address, email address, telephone number and credit card information), is maintained in private files on our secure web server and our internal systems.

It is our policy not to send private information, such as your credit card number, via email.

Ridgewood Research utilizes an advanced security protocol called Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). SSL Internet connections are encrypted and therefore protect personal information so it cannot be read in transit. This ensures secure online ordering.

We only accept orders by web browsers that permit communication through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. For example: version 3.0 or higher of Netscape Navigator, and version 3.02 or higher of Internet Explorer. Your will not be able to inadvertently place an order through an unsecured connection.

Internet technology used

The Ridgewood Research web site uses "clear gifs" and "cookies".

"Clear gifs" are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users. "Cookies" are small pieces of information stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. When you log on, the cookie tells us whether you have visited us before or are a new visitor. We use cookies and clear gifs to monitor the performance of our site and to measure its effectiveness. Cookies are the most efficient way for us to be able to offer you an enjoyable online shopping environment.

Neither clear gifs nor cookies give us access to your computer or personal information under any circumstances. They do not track any personal information, extract information from your computer, or deliver viruses. Your address or credit card information is never stored in a cookie.
Web browsers in general automatically accept cookies. You can usually change your browser settings to prevent this, but if you disable cookies, you may be unable to order or use other features of our sites.


Third parties

Ridgewood Research sometimes receives services from companies and individuals that perform functions on our behalf. These may include: data analysis firms, customer support specialists, web hosting companies, fulfilment companies, shipping and handling companies. Sometimes we may share personally identifiable information with these companies in order for them to perform their functions. They may not use such information for any other purpose..


Links to other web sites

For your convenience, our web site may contain links to other sites. Ridgewood Research is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. Other sites have their own policies regarding privacy and you may want to review the privacy policies of those sites.

This Security & Privacy Policy is effective January 1st 2013.
Last updated January 1st 2013.

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